LRG-UAS is a Swiss university like no other!

In addition to being the only private university of applied sciences to receive Swiss federal authorisation for hospitality management programmes, we also have a truly international student population.

Our latest figures give insight into our student body, faculty and more.


Key Dates

  • July 2, 2008
    Les Roches-Gruyère University of Applied Sciences received the official authorisation from the Swiss government.
  • January 2009
    The Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality management starts its first intake.
  • June 2012
    The first cohort of LRG-UAS bachelor degree students graduate in Bulle.

Key Facts

Total Students on Campuses 437
Preparatory Year Students: 169
BSc Students: 259
Master Students 19
Faculty Members 53
Average Class Size 20-25
Percentage of International Students 82%
Average age BSc 1 20-21
Students Male/ Female Ratio 43%/57%
Average Internship Opportunities per Student 3