IMI International Management Institute located in Switzerland is a private hospitality school founded in 1991. IMI is a successful, independent, private hotel management institute. It offers International Hospitality courses in Hotel, Event and Tourism management at undergraduate level, all approved by Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK as well as a MBA in International Hospitality Management validated by MMU. Institute have a highly qualified core faculty, supported by inspiring visiting lecturers. Board of Directors reflect the family atmosphere with a strong management structure, supported by a faculty of highly qualified academic and administrative staff. Their small classes assure personal attention while our impressive accreditations guarantee quality. Besides this wide range of courses will challenge you, providing knowledge and practical training for your future career. Aim of the institute is to prepare you for a great future, rich in international experiences and challenges. Their social programme will teach you about other cultures, other music and other traditions. There are around over 50 nationalities on our ‘global village’ campus and you will have the opportunity to learn French and German in one of the safest and most beautiful countries in the world.
International Management Institute was founded at the Hotel Waldstaetten in Weggis with 55 students. Today, over 240 students are studying each academic semester at IMI Kastanienbaum, Lucerne. The main program areas are tourism, event management, hospitality management, and culinary arts. All programmes are in English, but students can also learn French or German as an additional language.