New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A Swiss institute of hospitality has launched a scholarship competition for Indian students for a new course on the subject of luxury brand management.

The Glion Institute of Higher Education has its campuses in Switzerland and London.

Applicants to the new Master of Science (MSc) in International Hospitality Business with Luxury Brand Management are eligible for a 25 per cent scholarship and will win a Frederique Constant watch and a full-day visit to the manufacturer.

"The Swiss model of education provides a unique combination of rigorous theory with experiential learning in real-world settings.

Through this approach, students gain the skills and confidence needed to succeed professionally," said Benoit-Etienne Domenget, CEO of Sommet Education, the parent company of Glion.

To participate in the scholarship competition, Indian students applying to the first intakes in September 2018 and February 2019 are required to submit an 800-word essay on their assessment of the opportunities and challenges of the luxury industry in India.