Schools at Bad Gleichenberg
Top-quality educational institutions
Apart from being a tourist destination Bad Gleichenberg is also home to internationally renowned educational institutions in the area of tourism and leisure industry.
Landesberufsschule für Tourismus
The ‘Landesberufsschule für Tourismus’ in Bad Gleichenberg has been training hospitality apprentices for more than 50 years. Many of the former students now represent Styrian hospitality all over the world. Trainings to become a restaurant specialist, hospitality specialist, chef, expert in system catering and hotel business assistant are offered here. The Mailand hall, one of the most beautiful event locations of the country, also belongs to the group of buildings that make up the LBS.
Bad Gleichenberg Tourism School
The Bad Gleichenberg Tourism School enjoys an outstanding international reputation. Graduates work at top representatives of noble hotel and food service industry.
In the degree programme there are different branches of study: With a 3-year hotel management school, a 5-year secondary college of tourism, a 4-semester college of tourism and leisure industry and a 3-year advanced training programme for tourism the offer is extensive. The curriculum includes, depending on the training, hotel and food service management, management of health care and wellness tourism, tourism and leisure management and foreign languages. In this way students are best prepared for their future international careers.
FH JOANNEUM Bad Gleichenberg
In Europe’s smallest town hosting a training centre such as the FH JOANNEUM students enjoy high-level education in an ideal environment. At the location of Bad Gleichenberg degree courses in the fields of health care and tourism are offered. About 400 students enlist in programmes such as “Health Management in Tourism”, “Dietetics” and “Occupational Therapy”. With the creation of the new MBA programme “International Hospitality and Spa Management” an innovative and unique offer for professional junior managers was established.
The FH Campus in green surroundings provides the ideal environment for practical and career-focused training. Successful graduates work in leading health care-oriented and tourist establishments all over the world.