MBA in International Hospitality Management (IHM)

Duration: 2 years

Certainly one of best MBA Degree in México and in the world to become a leader in Hospitality Management. You will be trained in every department to become a Director.

SHG Cancun is a top school in México in Hospitality. Our goal is to prepare students to become the best leaders in the Hospitality & Tourism industries based upon our Swiss experience in education and in hotel management. SHG Cancun combines academic courses with professional trainings and internships in luxury hotels. Thanks to this system, our graduates are assured to be offered management positions in many countries worldwide.


  • Swiss Quality
  • International Environment
  • Discipline
  • Rigor
  • Hands-on Learning Experience

Program Calendar: MBA

Details of the Calendar in 2019/ 2020 - All Intakes

Our next intake at SHG Cancun will be in September 2019.

Fichiers bientôt disponibles.

Academic Courses in MBA

In our Cancun school

Courses are given in English and in Spanish. Students select the language of their choice at the start. In case of difficulties, SHG Cancun gives extra lessons to students who need some help. 

Our teachers are among the best in their specialities, they are composing a team coming from México, France and Switzerland.

We teach the following subjects:

  • People Management
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Yield Management
  • Intercultural Management
  • Events Management
  • Grooming & Self-Image
  • Luxury Environment
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing & Digital Marketing
  • Wines of the world
  • Hotel Environment
  • Food & Beverage Industry
  • Cost Control in F&B
  • Negotiation
  • International Relations
  • Languages to select: English, French, Chinese, Russian, Arabic Spanish, German, Italian.

Courses are from Monday to Friday in Cancun school.

International Accreditations


International recognition

SHG MEXICO and other SHG Schools are accredited by International Quality Bodies such as:

  • AHLEI (American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute)
  • CHRIE (Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education)
  • EHSAC (European Hospitality Schools Accreditations Council)

Profesional Courses in Luxury Hotels

We train students to get skills and working experiences in every department in a hotel. The students practice in all departments 1 by 1 and must come back to some departments several times to improve their skills. There are 4 main departments: Restaurant Service, Culinary, Administration and Room Division.

  • Restaurant Service: It includes Fine-Dining Restaurants, Traditional Restaurants, Bar, Room-Service, Catering Service, Banqueting Service. 
  • Culinary: It includes all parts of the Kitchen (Cold, Hot, Pastry, International Food, Gourmet, etc.)
  • Room Division: It includes Housekeeping, Front Desk, Guest Services, etc.
  • Administration: It includes Sales, Marketing, HR, Finance, etc.

Luxury hotels in Cancun:

Our students have real working experience in practicing and learning in real hotels. All our partner hotels in Cancun are luxury hotels, therefore our students learn with the highest standards.



2 Paid-Internships found by SHG Cancun

In each of the 2-year curriculum, students undergo a paid internship over a 6-month period. The remuneration depends on the country where the hotel is located and may include accommodation and meals. In all cases, the hotels proposed by SHG Cancun are always in the 4* or 5* category. Thus, SHG Cancun takes care of all necessary arrangements. Transportation expenses to the internship destination are usually born by students.

During and after each internship, students are evaluated and graded by the hotel. Following each internship, students will write a management report as evidence that he/she has fully mastered the internship's objective.

Admissions & Fees


  • Fill in the application form (click below to: SHG Application Form)
  • Motivation letter (at least 500 words)
  • English Test in case you select the English in English (at least 5.5 IELTS or equivalent)
  • Interview (via Skype or Face to Face with one of our admission officers)
  • High School Degree (A' Level Degree / Baccalauréat / Maturité)
  • Bachelor Degree in Hospitality or Basic Year in case of no experience in Hospitality and other type of Bachelor Degree.


  • Tuitions fee: MXN 128'500 / Year or MXN 11'450 / Month for Courses in Spanish
  • Tuitions fee: MXN 147'000 / Year or MXN 12'900 / Month for Courses in English
  • Administration fee: MXN 4'650 / Year
  • Uniform Kit & Books: MXN 5'590 (once)

Next intakes

  • March 2019

Admission Form for SHG Cancun

Click here to download the SHG Cancun Application Form. Applications are free. Please fill in the form and email it to:

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Our Admission Center in México


Our Admission Center in México is in charge of the admissions for the campus in Cancun. In addition, all Mexican students who wish to study in another SHG campus must send their application to our Admission Center in México.

SHG Cancun - International Hospitality School

c/o Agora Language Center, Calle 6 bis entre 25 y 30, Centro, Playa del Carmen, 

Quintana Roo, 77710, México

Phone Number: +52 984 147 64 30


School Manager: Mrs Anne CALDERON

Country Manager México: Mrs Hilde GUSTAFSSON

Our Admissions Offices in the World

GENEVA (Switzerland)

Global SHG Admissions Center

Miss Giselle Talampas

Global Admissions Manager

2, Route de Peney, CH-1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel: +41 (0) 22 518 72 90


SHG Admissions Center - Rio de Janeiro

Mr Mauro Lando

Admissions Manager Brazil

Floor P, Forum Building,

Rua Visconde de Piraja 351,

Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro 22410-003, Brazil

Tel: +55 21 98124 4136

SAO PAULO (Brazil)

SHG Admissions Center - Sao Paulo

Mr Mauro Lando

Admissions Manager Brazil

7th & 8th floor, Torre Joao Salem, 

Av. Paulista 1079, 

Sao Paulo 01310-200, Brazil

Tel: +55 21 98124 4136


SHG Admissions Center - India

Mr Sanjay Babu Tetakala

Admissions Manager India

#6-3-252/1/7/1, Road No.1, Next to Taj Deccan Hotel, Erramanzil Colony, Banjara Hills, Shaikpet, Hyderabad 500034, Telangana, India

Tel: +91 788 8210743

MUMBAI (India)

SHG Admissions Office (Mumbai - India)

Mr Ayaz Kaiser (Manager)

4th Floor, One Forbes, 1 Dr VB Gandhi Marg, 

Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, INDIA

Phone: +91 6305 091916