Best Culinary Courses in the World

This post is dedicated to the wannabe chefs. In this post, we have compiled a list of top culinary arts courses in the world.

We have tried to provide an extensive list of culinary arts courses to provide our reader with multiple options. If you are looking for an extensive list of courses along with the complete details, please do check the reference and further reading section of this article.

We have not ranked these courses in any order and we request our readers to do further research. Ample references have been provided and further reading options have been supplied at the end to help readers explore the best culinary arts courses in the world.

Our other articles on top Culinary Schools in the world and Top hospitality management schools provide in-depth information on hospitality management courses.

Our Hospitality course finder tool is another place to explore all hospitality and culinary arts courses.

Now let’s get on with our list of top Culinary courses in the world.


Best Culinary Courses in the World




Diploma in Culinary Arts- Le Cordon Bleu (London/ Paris)


Course Duration – 11 Weeks (100 teaching hours)

Fees- Approximately GBP 6300



Culinary and Restaurant Management Certificate- EHL, Switzerland


Course Duration – 5 Months

Institute- École hôtelière de Lausanne

Fees- CHF 36,000



AAS in Culinary Arts- Auguste Escoffier School, Austin, USA


Course Duration- 60 Weeks (include 12 weeks internship)

Fees- Approx. $14,000



Bachelor of Science in Culinary Arts- Johnson and Wales University, USA


Fees- Approximately $35,000 per annum



BA (Hons) in Culinary Arts, Culinary Arts Academy, Switzerland


Course Duration- 3 Years (including two paid internships of 4-6 months)

Fees- Approximately CHF (Swiss Franc) 50,000 per annum



Associate of Applied Science Degree in Culinary Arts, Culinary Institute Lenotre, USA


Location- Houston, Texas, USA

Course Fees- Approximately $ 31000 per annum



Diploma in Culinary Management, Niagara College, Canada


Course duration- 2 years

Location- Niagara-on-the-Lake campus

Course Fee- Canadian $ 26,700



Graduate Diploma in Food Science,  University of New South Wales, Australia


Location- Sydney

Course duration- 1 year

Course Fee- AUD 47,000 approx.



Bachelor of Science in Food and Agribusiness, University of Sydney, Australia


Location- Sydney

Course duration- 4 years


BA in Culinary Arts, Kendall College, USA


Location- Chicago

Course Fees- $ 28,000 approximately



Bachelor degree in Culinary Arts, Culinary Institute of America (CIA)


Location- New York, California, Texas (USA) & Singapore



Diploma in Culinary Management, George Brown College, Canada


Location- Toronto (3 Campuses)

Course duration- 4 semesters

Course Fees- CAD 29,000 Approximately



Culinary Arts Management / Nutrition and Food Management, University of West London, UK


Course duration- 3 years

Course fee- GBP 12,500 per annum



Diploma in Bakery & Confectionary, IHM, India


Location- Pusa, New Delhi

Course Fee- Approx. USD 1000



References and further reading


We have listed some of the best culinary courses in the world in this article. Every effort has been made to ensure the authenticity of information of all these extremely popular culinary courses mentioned.

However, we request all readers to do their further research by visiting the individual website of these courses or Googling the course for all details.

We will keep on updating this list of top culinary courses in the world on a regular basis. 

We found the below references useful in our research for the culinary courses and about culinary management in general. Have a look!

35 Top Culinary Courses in the USA- Collegechoice

139 Hospitality and Tourism Courses in Canada- IDP

Top Cookery Courses in Australia- Hotcourses Abroad 

Wikipedia resource on the History and Meaning of Culinary Arts