• Discover the professional worlds of hospitality, services and luxury.
  • Learn about these professional cultures through academic, technological and practical courses and real-life experience.
  • Refine your choice of further studies and/or professional career in these areas.
  • Gain initial experience in these highly employable sectors.

You are about to finish your Bachelors’ or you recently did, and as a young professional want to upskill yourself about the exciting world of luxury hospitality management in Barcelona, one of the most vanguardist tourism destinations in the world? Come and discover how this amazing city became one of the top ranked places for business and leisure visitors in the unique Barcelona campus of Ferrières Hospitality & Luxury Management School. Learn how to better optimize restaurant business, how to implement sustainability in your business environment, how to adapt marketing to a multi-cultural clientele, all based on the successful business model of Barcelona. Your senses will be tickled as you dine on Spanish tapas, taste regional wines and make fresh croissants. Together with other participants from around the world, you will be accompanied by international experts in their field. There is time for fun too, like visiting iconic luxury hotels and Gaudi monuments or experiencing a sunset cruise. What better way to start the new year?



13:00 – 16:00 Arrival, Check-in
20:00 Welcome dinner cocktail Yolo Lounge


9:00 – 12:00 Visit Ferrières Barcelona ecosystem Program overview
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Sustainable Destination Management, a Barcelona Case Study
16:00 – 19:30 Visit Torre Glories and hotel
20:00 Dinner That’s Life


9:00 – 12:00 Food Trends & Restaurant Management Optimalization
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Service Leadership
16:00 – 19:30 Sunset Cruise
20:00 Dinner That’s Life


9:00 – 12:00 Etho-Marketing & Cross-Cultural Management in Hospitality
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Gourmet Pastry Workshop
16:00 – 19:00 Visit Sagrada Familia
20:00 Dinner That’s Life


9:00 – 12:00 Sustainability & Co-Creation
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 19:00 Visit to luxury hotel in Barcelona, Visit Barcelona
20:00 Wine tasting & Tapas Dinner


9:00 – 12:00 Hospitality Trends and Major Actors, live from Ferrières Castle Paris
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Ferrières Program Overview, Career Counselling, Final Presentation
16:00 Award Ceremony
20:00 Farewell dinner cocktail Yolo Lounge


9:00 – 19:00 Visit Sitges
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
20:00 Free last evening


Check-out, Departure

The timing and content can be subject to change 

Dates: January 7th – 14th 2024 


All-inclusive package: entails tuition fee, Ferrières certificate, study materials, uniforms, accommodation, all meals and all visits and excursions for only 2.200€ per person. 

Day package: includes tuition fee, Ferrières certificate, study materials, uniforms, lunch and dinner, and all visits and excursions for only 1.500€ per person. 

1-Day package: experience of only 1 day of choice, includes tuition fee, study materials, uniform, meal(s) and visit(s) programmed for that day, for only 350€ per person. 

Not included are: visa (if required), travel, transportation between airport and Ferrières, personal health, medical and travel insurance (obligatory) or laundry costs. 

After completion, any student who enrols in a MSc program will have the Barcelona Immersion Winter School by Ferrières fee deducted from the first year’s tuition fee. This offer is not valid with any other scholarship package.  

Places are limited and go on a first come, first serve basis. 

Please register HERE.

Contact us HERE


  • Participants must be over the age of 18 at the start of the program. 
  • Participants must hold a valid passport and entry visa if required. 
  • Participants must have a good command of English as the program is conducted in this language. 
  • Registration and payment must be made prior to December 1st 2023.  No refund will apply if the cancellation occurs after November 15th 2023. 
  • While students will be accompanied and supervised throughout the Winter School, Ferrières Hospitality & Luxury Management School cannot be held accountable for situations beyond the supervised program and a waiver form will need to be signed. 
  • Participants will have to abide by the Internal Regulations of Ferrières Hospitality & Luxury Management School. Failing to do so may result in disciplinary actions, including expulsion from the program and returning home at their own cost. 
  • In order to guarantee a successful program and enriching student interactions, a minimum of 10 students is necessary. In the event this is not the case, Ferrières Hospitality & Luxury Management School will have the right to cancel the event and to refund the total amount paid, at least one month prior to the commencement of the program.