What is a Certificate?

The EHL Online Certificate programs are 5-week programs designed for hospitality professionals looking to gain new skills and knowledge in key hospitality subjects.

What is an Advanced Certificate?

Advanced Certificates are 15-week programs composed of three online certificates (3 x weeks) part of the same subject. For instance, Driving Hotel Revenues is composed of three individual certificates: Distribution Strategy, Revenue Management and Digital Marketing.

When successfully completing all three certificates, an additional Advanced Certificate is delivered. 

How does the enrollment process work?

There is no admissions requirement to enroll to our online programs. To enroll, chose a program and an intake on our website. You will then be required to fill in your personal details and select a method of payment (credit card, bank transfer or PayPal). Enrollment will be confirmed upon receipt of payment.

How do final assessment work?

At the end of each 5-week program, you will be required to take a final assessment. Depending on the program, the assessment may range from multiple choice quizzes (MCQ), where only one answer is correct, to more open response evaluations, like a case study.

To successfully obtain the certificate, you must get a minimum of 60% of the total points available. You can either PASS or FAIL a certificate, no numerical grades will be officially reflected in the certificate.

Feedback will be provided in relation to your performance in the final assessment in order to enable you to think critically about your work and to reflect on possible improvements. The feedback is provided via EHL Digital Platform directly.

Retakes are not available at the end of a program if you fail the final assessment. If you wish to retake the final assessment, you need to re-enroll for the next available session.

What is the cost of an online course?

Each Individual Certificate (5-week program) is CHF 2,200.
Each Advanced Certificate (15-week program) is CHF 5,940.
Advanced Certificates are composed of 3 inividual certificates and include a 10% discount (CHF 5,940 instead of CHF 6,600).

Do you offer discounts?

Our pricing models is based on volume. Advanced Certificates are composed of three certificates and include a 10% rebate.

Can companies benefit from corporate rates?

We offer corporate rates for organisations wishing to enroll three or more employees. Please contact us for a personal quote.

Do you offer EHL Alumni rates?

For EHL Alumni who are AEHL members can beneift from Alumni rate. Please contact us using our chat function.

Is the content delivered in the online certificates related to EHL's MBA program?

Yes, the program content delivered in the online certificates leverages the content of EHL's MBA in Hospitality programs

Can I obtain an MBA degree if I complete an Advanced Certificate?

Not directly. Participants who successfully pass one or more Advanced Certificates, and who wish to join the MBA program, will get a discount on the MBA tuition and fee (CHF 5,200 per Advanced Certificate enrolled to). In order to join the MBA program, participants must go through an application process in order to join the MBA program. Participants will have to retake all modules in order to obtain the credits towards the MBA degree.

What technology is used for your online certificates?

The EHL Digital Learning Platform is based on the same platform as edx.org, a MOOC platform developped by MIT and Havard.