Les Roches Jin Jiang International Hotel Management College (LRJJ), founded in 2004, is a private college located in Shanghai, China. LRJJ offers undergraduate and postgraduate diploma programs in international hotel management to a diverse and multicultural community of students, coming from more than 45 countries. The curriculum, taught in English, provides students with a strong academic and theoretical basis in hospitality business management combined with a hands-on learning experience, both on campus and through an internship program. Internship opportunities are available internationally and within China, one of the most dynamic and fast-growing markets in the industry.
LRJJ is a joint venture between Les Roches International School of Hotel Management in Switzerland, ranked among the top hospitality management schools worldwide, and Jin Jiang International Hotels, ranked the 5th among hotel groups worldwide in terms of number of rooms with over 3’000 hotels in 55countries. Les Roches Jin Jiang addresses the growing demand for skilled hotel and hospitality executives both in China and internationally.
LRJJ is located in Feng Xian, a southern district of Shanghai that is approximately a one-hour drive from downtown, within the calm and scenic grounds of theShanghai Normal University campus.
LRJJ is located in Feng Xian, a southern district of Shanghai that is approximately a one-hour drive from downtown, within the calm and scenic grounds of the Shanghai Normal University campus.
2.5 YRS OVER 5 SEMESTERS
Medium of Instruction: English ( Programs are taught entirely in English, except for language classes )
Level: Undergraduate ( for applicants with a high school diploma or equivalent )
Award and Program Duration: Diploma in International Hotel Management 2.5 yrs ( 3 academic semesters + 2 internship semesters )
Starting Dates: February/ March, August/ September of each year
The undergraduate programs combine sound theory and experiential ( hands-on ) learning with professional internships in the industry. By interlocking academic learning with a focus on business leadership skills and guided hands-on learning, a careful balance of knowledge is achieved.
The aim of these industry-focused programs is to provide students with the appropriate operational and supervisory skills for department management, alongside assisting them in developing a professional attitude for the hospitality industry.
Upon successful completion of an undergraduate program, students can apply to transfer for degree completion within the Les Roches network at sister campuses and partner institutions in Switzerland, Spain, Australia, and the United States.
Postgraduate Diploma in International Hotel Management – 1 Year
The postgraduate diploma consists of a mixture of hospitality and business management courses. The program lays out a range of strategic choices facing today’s hospitality managers and provides students with the necessary skills to make informed decisions. Due to their previous academic backgrounds and the knowledge gained in this program, students will have the potential to enter a management role shortly after graduation.
Graduates of the postgraduate programs can choose to further their studies and develop further their management competencies by applying to transfer for postgraduate higher diploma or master’s degree completion at Les Roches Bluche in Switzerland.
*Please note LRJJ UG students must transfer to Switzerland, Les Roches Bluche campus for the Postgraduate Higher Diploma or Master’s Degree.
– Switzerland: IELTS 6.0 overall ( minimum 5.5 in each subcomponent ); TOEFL 80 ( internet-based ) or 550 ( paper-based); Cambridge FCE grade A or CAE grade C.
– Spain and China : IELTS 5.5 overall ( Minimum 5.0 in each subcomponent); TOEFL 70 ( internet-based ) or 525 ( paper based );Cambridge FCE grade C.
Please take note – The prices stated below are in CNY currency, per person and per academic semester
NEW STUDENTS: An application fee of 600 CNY is required with each application. The acceptance package will be issued once the application fee has beenpaid. Payment may be made only in cash or by bank transfer (wire transfer) and is non-refundable. Please contact LRJJ Admissions for the bank account details.
TRANSFER STUDENT FROM THE LHE NETWORK: Transfer students do not pay an application fee.
HOSPITALITY PREPARATORY PROGRAM AND UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM STUDENTS: The main fees include tuition, full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner on campus from Monday to Friday; full board option does not cover weekends, national holidays, mid-term and winter/summer breaks), books, uniform, and a medical exam as part of the Student X1 Temporary Residence Permit Application.
POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS: The main fees include tuition, full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner on campus from Monday to Friday; full board option does not cover weekends, national holidays, mid-term and winter/summer breaks), books, and a medical exam as part of the Student X1 Temporary Residence Permit application.
PAYMENTS: Upon acceptance into the program, the full payment of the main fees in Chinese Yuan must be made at least 60 days before arrival on campus to confirm the place in the selected program. Main fees are paid in cash or by bank transfer (wire transfer). When wire transferring, the student’s name must be indicated on the proof of payment. Scanned copies of all bank transactions should be sent to LRJJ Admissions by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Returning students must make the payment at least 60 days prior to the beginning of each semester and for each semester, excluding internship semester(s).
Please note: Students will not be allowed to begin their studies until the receipt of payment for the semester is confirmed by the LRJJ Finance department.
Internships are part of all LRJJ programs and play an important role in our students’ studies. This valuable experience enables students to put into practice their theoretical knowledge and to face real situations in today’s quickly evolving environment.
Internships also increase students’ employability as they enter their professional life based on an education coupled with extensive professional work experience. Les Roches Jin Jiang students undertake internships all around the world.
Each year, more than 70 of the industry’s top employers visit the Les Roches Jin Jiang campus to interview and recruit students for internship and first- employment opportunities. Les Roches Jin Jiang has a Career Development and Industry Placement (CDIP) department on campus, which helps students to prepare for and organize interviews and advises them on making decisions about accepting positions.