EUHT StPOL is the first training center in Spain that grants the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, a degree approved by the Ministry of Education whose denomination, exclusively in all Spain, recognizes firstly the relevance of the training program in hospitality management in the context of the tourism training.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Learning by doing is one of the University School of Hospitality and Tourism of Sant Pol de Mar's claims.
  • The mission is to train future departmental heads and general managers of hotel and restaurant establishments from excellence, regardless of their location.
  • Continues to be a pioneering school in Europe and the benchmark in a sector with an integral quality training model.



In 1966 was born the Hotel School Sant Pol de Mar with the goal to prepare the managers of the new industry that is the hope of a whole country winds of change: Tourism and Hospitality.

  • 1966, Sant Pol School opening
  • 1969, Official recognition of the center1974, Beginning of vocational training
  • 1976, Kitchen amfitheater opening
  • 1978, Hundred of students
  • 1980, Maresme Gastronomical Days


The Hotel-School (H-E StPOL) is comprised by the University College of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts Sant Pol de Mar (EUHT StPOL), which offers university training of bachelor degree and master’s degrees; the Gastronomy Center and Restaurant Service Sant Pol de Mar (CGR StPOL), that offers vocational training, and the Hotel Gran Sol.


Every year, H-E StPOL celebrates the Professional Development Days, event where the representatives of corporate recruiting of the most important hotel and restaurant companies come to the school to interview the students that complete their studies with the purpose of achieving their final internships and join the companies. The purpose is to design a career plan according to each profile and find a job through these professional internships.

Master's Programmes

Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Business & Management (1)


Housing services

The residence of the school is located in the Hotel Gran Sol, that offers during the course a third part of the rooms as s Students Residence.

The rooms can be of individual or shared use and all have a complete bathroom, internet access, desk and balcony with views of the sea.

Besides the accommodation, the school offers its students the option of complete food alimony, as well as the cleaning of the uniforms.

Student Life

Campus life

The facilities of the Hotel-School Sant Pol de Mar are located in a quiet environment surrounded by nature where, with a beach landscape, you can enjoy the sea as well as the mountains.

Only thirty minutes away from Barcelona, it allows a quick connection with one of the most attractive cities of Europe. You can go to Barcelona from Sant Pol de Mar by train and you have a direct bus line that goes to the Airport of Barcelona-El Prat.

The towns that surround Sant Pol de Mar are Canet de Mar, which is a coastal town, and Calella, a town rich in commerce and services, and that is very touristic in the summer season.


Affiliation to the Universitat de GironaThe Universitat de Girona is the reference university in the Spanish State within the touristic activity. It has several campuses in Girona, Barcelona and Sant Pol de Mar, being this later one the only one specialized in the hospitality and gastronomic training. The Universitat de Girona grants the official title of Bachelor Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management. The Foundation of the Universitat de Girona grants the other degrees of EUHT StPOL.

Sant Pol de Mar, Spain

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