The best preparation for a career in Hotel Management

The Edge Hotel School is the UK’s only hotel school where you can combine your studies for a degree, from a leading university, with experience working in a commercial luxury hotel and restaurant, closely supervised by leading professionals.  Based at the Wivenhoe House hotel on the University of Essex’s Colchester Campus, this is where the future leaders of the hospitality industry will learn their profession.

A two year intensive degree

At the Edge Hotel School, you will study for 45 weeks in each year and so will gain your University of Essex degree in just two years.  You will graduate with an unbeatable combination of extensive work experience and higher education degree, ready to fast-track into a career in the booming international hospitality industry.

Some of the biggest names in hospitality have become patrons, sponsors and friends of the Edge Hotel School and are sharing their master skills and business experience. Sponsors include Laurent Perrier, Hilton Worldwide, Milsom Hotels and Restaurants, the Savoy Educational Trust, Marriott, Exclusive Hotels, and Baxter Storey.  Industry stars will provide master classes on site, and leading suppliers such as Churchill China try out their latest products at Wivenhoe House, giving Edge Hotel School students a rare opportunity to participate in testing items before they become available.

Visit the Edge Hotel School to find out more

Come along to our open evening on Monday 11 February from 6pm to hear more about the courses, see the hotel and look around the University of Essex Colchester Campus.

Apply now to start in May or September 2013 – The Edge Hotel School UCAS institutional code is E41 or you can apply direct on the Edge Hotel School website.