A booming sector of activity
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) forecasts international tourist arrivals to reach 1.8 billion by 2030. Working in the hospitality industry means opting for a career inspired by passion and a culture of passing on know-how. At the same time, you’ll be choosing the guarantee of a job with responsibilities, opportunities for career advancement and with an international dimension.
Our teaching methods and close working links with industry experts along with your placement opportunities, which we see as a vital part of your education, will guarantee you limitless career prospects.
Our Corporate Relations department is in contact with more than 800 leading partner companies in our sectors and selects the best internship and job offers. You will find more than 2000 qualified offers per year.
6 recruitment forums, the “Career Match”, welcome more than 200 recruiters each year.
More than a third of our students are recruited directly on campus.
The “Career Talks”, conferences and debates with professionals in the culinary arts, restaurant and hotel industry, also allow you to understand the changes in the sector.
More than a simple tool for integration, these events are a unique opportunity for individual exchanges and networking.
We also offer each student the opportunity to become the privileged interlocutor of a company by adopting, during these recruitment days, the role of “student ambassador”.
Top 10 of the leading employers recruiting our graduate talents:
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (St Regis, W Hotel, etc.)
Hilton Worldwide Hotels & Resorts (Waldorf Astoria, Conrad, etc.)
Yannick Alléno Group
Maison Pic, Maison Troisgros
AccorHotels (world headquarters, Sofitel, M Gallery, Pullman, etc.)
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts
Dorchester Collection (Plaza Athénée, les tables d’Alain Ducasse, etc. )
InterContinental Hotels Group
Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts
We train happy & accomplished professionals
We have a worldwide reputation for putting a human touch into our teaching. Our Talent Managers will give you invaluable careers support and advice throughout your time at the Institute. Thanks to their expert knowledge of the hospitality sector and as HR specialists, they’ll help you bring out the very best in yourself, organising recruitment workshops, personality tests, coaching and personal branding classes to equip you with the tools and confidence you need to get the right placement or job.
Ludivine, Annabelle and Bénédicte make more than 200 company visits every year, which means they’ll also come out to meet you and your employer in person during your placements.
Dream bigger, higher & stronger
As a student at Institut Paul Bocuse, you’ll be part of a sharing and supportive learning community established across the globe. We have 2,500 alumni based in 80 different countries, who are all proud to be ambassadors of our school’s uniquely close-knit group spirit.
Finally, to make sure you’re always in touch with our network, we’ve designed a digital alumni communications platform and organize regular alumni club meetings and conferences.