AN INTERNATIONAL NETWORK

History

History

NEARLY 40 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, COHERENT AND CONSISTENT DEVELOPMENT

 

1981 : Vatel is founded in France 

In 1981, the first Vatel School opened in Paris. Convinced of the necessity of internationally targeted education in Hospitality and Tourism Management, Alain Sebban nonetheless decided to begin by consolidating the Group in France. For the first ten years, he established the Vatel model in France: Campuses opened in Lyon in 1984, in Nimes in 1989 and then in Bordeaux in 1994.


2000 :  expansion of the Vatel model

Now all the factors supporting international development have come together: Vatel’s teaching concept, founded on the tried and tested mixture of theoretical courses and professional experience, is complete and sustainable; Vatel’s know-how, applied for the past 20 years can be transferred; last but not least, the hospitality industry confirms its international outreach and is booming. Alain Sebban thus decides to duplicate the Vatel School model throughout the world.


2017 : Vatel has 41 Campuses on four continents
Fifteen years later, Vatel Group has 41 campuses in the world. Spread over four continents, they make up a unified and global network of higher education specialized in international hotel management. Today Vatel Group is the 1st Worldwide Business School Group in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

CONTACT VATEL
VATEL PARIS
Delphine Selinger
Ph. +33 (0)1 42 26 20 27
VATEL LYON
Lionel Demoment
Ph. +33 (0)4 78 38 42 93
VATEL NIMES
Elisabeth CRES
Ph. +33 (0)4 66 62 57 03
VATEL BORDEAUX
Carine Sauvey
Ph. +33 (0)5 56 01 01 75
VATEL NANTES
Lionel Demoment
Ph. +33 (0)6 37 84 26 28
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What's new in Nimes?
What's new in Nimes?

The Vatel Nimes Hotel has been completely revamped, after a three-year renovation period. The Vatel in Nimes application structure, this four-star hotel is a unique training venue, where students work with real clients every day.

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Setting luxury as a goal
Setting luxury as a goal

Entering an MBA program after a preparatory year at Vatel, Marie Loyon is specializing in luxury goods management. Her ambition after graduating is to combine luxury and human resources to offer the very best of services.

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Are hotels, tomorrow’s art galleries?
Are hotels, tomorrow’s art galleries?

Vatel Group is proud to support the 14th edition of the Lyon Contemporary Art Biennial. The occasion to remember that both the hospitality industry and the artistic world are venues of emotions, sharing and cultural exchanges.

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