BACHELOR IN INTERNATIONAL HOTEL MANAGEMENT

Experiment and develop your leadership skills in a wide range of exciting careers in Hospitality.

Location of Vatel Bordeaux in France

LOCATION

Courses taught on our campuses in Bordeaux (France)

Languages for our Hospitality & Tourism programs in Vatel Bordeaux

LANGUAGES

English or French

Duration of our programs at Vatel Bordeaux

DURATION

3 Years

INTERNSHIPS

2 (4 months minimum)

Number of credits depending the programs at Vatel Bordeaux

CREDITS

180 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Intake at Vatel Bordeaux

INTAKE

November 2023

Education goals

Our 3-year Bachelor degree develops your leadership skills, and includes 15 months of practical training and internship in a multicultural environment. 

Learn how to become an operational manager by gaining a complete set of skills in Marketing, Management, HR and other specific subjects related to Hospitality.

> Bachelor success rate in 2021: 99,3%

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Join the 1st Worldwide Business School Group in Hospitality and Tourism Management with a strong network: 9,000 students, 55 campuses & 39,000 Alumni

Certified qualifications & Degrees at Vatel Bordeaux - Hospitality & Tourism Business School

Bachelor in International Hotel Management (French State Certified Degree Level 6 RNCP) Equivalent Certification: Bachelor in Hotel Management Professional Bachelor’s Degree

Gain skills in the hospitality industry

Gain skills in
•  Management: Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, Professional Culture
•  Consulting: Case Studies, Real Projects, Corporate Visits, Hospitality Lab

Build and expand your network with Vatel Bordeaux member of the 1st Worldwide Business School Group in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Get a real hands-on approach with 15-months of practice and internships: learn to take responsibility, initiatives and become a problem solver. 100% placement for internships & professional training

Employment rate of the Alumni at Vatel Bordeaux - 1st Worldwide Business School Group in Hospitality and Tourism Management

90% of our Alumni are employed

2 Internships at Vatel Bordeaux during the MBA in International Hotel Management

Get a real hands-on approach: 98% of our professors are active professionals

Learn French while enjoying Bordeaux’s “Art de Vivre”

Work up to 20 hours per week and gain operational experience

Discover the Wine Region by studying in Bordeaux (Paris is just 2 hours away)

• Benefit from a good healthcare system by living in France
• Count on our Students’ Affairs Department to assist you before and during your stay on your administrative paperwork

> Satisfaction level of students on professional training & internships in 2020-2021: 8/10

MAIN JOBS & POSITIONS

Build your international career in a blooming industry as there are so many job opportunities 

> Bachelor employment rate in 2021: 94.9% (based on 83% of respondents)

HOTELS, RESTAURANTS AND SPAS:
Food and Beverage Manager, Front Office Manager, Concierge, Guests Relations Manager…

WINE AND SPIRITS:
Trader, Broker, Wine Tourism Manager, Brand Ambassador, Sommelier…

FINANCE, ADVISORY, HUMAN RESOURCES:
Human Resources Assistant, Accoutant…

TOURISM, EVENT, BANQUETS AND CONFERENCES:
Event Coordination Manager, Tourism Manager, Communication Manager…

SALES AND MARKETING:
Sales and Marketing Manager, Assistant Brand Manager, Sales/Export manager, Social Events and Community Manager…

 

   

OVERVIEW OF COURSES

BACHELOR YEAR #1 – DISCOVER

MAIN TOPICS
Management, Marketing, Human Resources Management Fundamentals, Hygiene & Safety, Leadership, Foreign Language II, Basis of Nutrition, Wine Vintages, Online learning platform, Professional Practices

BACHELOR YEAR #1 – DISCOVER

  • Operational internship in a company in France
  • Duration: 4 months (minimum)
    Stipend for reference only**
  • In France: about € 600 per month after tax

**These internship conditions are for reference only. They are not binding and can change from one internship to another, according to the host company.

BACHELOR YEAR #2 – EXPLORE

MAIN TOPICS
Financial Accounting, Strategic Marketing, Human Resources, Sustainable Development Project, How to Communicate, Luxury and International Hotel Management, Economy of Tourism, English for Hospitality, Professional Practices

BACHELOR YEAR #2 – EXPLORE

  • Operational internship in a company inside or outside Europe
  • Duration: 4 months (minimum)
    Stipend for reference only**
  • In France: about € 600 per month after tax

**These internship conditions are for reference only. They are not binding and can change from one internship to another, according to the host company.

BACHELOR YEAR #3 – SPECIALISE

MAIN TOPICS
Cost Control, Marketing, Human Resources Multicultural Management, Community Management, Career Project, Geopolitics, Professional Practices, Expertise week*, Grand Oral Preparation

* Expertise week: Entrepreneurship, Sustainable Development and Events (30 hours)

BACHELOR YEAR #3 – SPECIALISE

  • Operational internship in a company inside or outside Europe
  • Duration: 3 up to 6 months
    Stipend for reference only**
  • In France: about € 600 per month after tax

**These internship conditions are for reference only. They are not binding and can change from one internship to another, according to the host company.

STUDY ABROAD WITH THE MARCO POLO PROGRAM

Study for a year in the Vatel School of your choice* (Subject to conditions)

Students who are considering making a career in the hospitality industry must be prepared for international experiences. Keeping this in mind, Vatel gives students the opportunity to spend their 2nd year in a different Vatel school, located in several places around the world. Their school year is validated and the ECTS credits are awarded. These students can also do their internship in the host country.

*Eligibility criteria include language skills, grades and visa compatibility.

ADMISSIONS & FEES

To apply for the Bachelor program at Vatel Bordeaux, applicants must follow the application process available here and comply with the appropriate entry requirements:

• High School Diploma / High School Leaving certificate

To study in English: Equivalent to CEFR B2: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 80, Cambridge CPE B2, TOEIC 785 points, CAE B2 or FCE Grade B

To study in French: Equivalent to CEFR B2: DELF / TCF B2 (minimum)

All the fees are available here.

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ACCESSIBILITY

Our first priority: an inclusive sense of service

We are committed to offering a personalised welcome to our students with disabilities.

If you have a disability, please contact us so that we can help and guide you in your application and procedures.

CONTACT

Lucie Fuentes
International Recruitment Director

[email protected] 

Clémence Peccavet
International Recruitment Manager

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