The Nicolas G. Hayek Watchmaking Schools

At the Nicolas G. Hayek Watchmaking School, we offer the opportunity to study the art of Swiss watchmaking in a comprehensive course developed in partnership with the Watchmakers of Switzerland Training and Education Program (WOSTEP).

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Biel - August, 2016

Congratulations Graduates!

You have accomplished so much! We are thrilled to share this important moment on our website!

Your determination, hard work, and skills have paid off with a new career as a watchmaker!

We wish you the best of luck for a wonderful future!

A. Helwig Glashütte - 21 new watchmakers
NGH Kuala Lumpur - 6 new watchmakers
NGH Pforzheim - 11 new watchmakers
NGH Hong Kong - 3 new watchmakers
NGH Shanghai - 43 new watchmakers
NGH Miami - 6 new watchmakers
BSoW Manchester - 1 new SG watchmaker


Nicolas G. Hayek, Founder

I admire watchmakers. They are sculptors and artists who have to be able to balance the time-honoured traditions of watchmaking while mastering today’s cutting-edge technology. The uniqueness of their profession opens unknown horizons which embrace the planets and stars and dance with the mysterious universe.

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