• Postgraduate Diploma / Certificate
  • Country: India
  • City: Manipal

Website Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration

Fees: INR 190,000 (Indian Nationals only), USD 4,300 (International)

Course Duration – 1 Year (3 Trimesters)

Department of Culinary Arts at the Manipal Education group has introduced the course for experienced professionals and professionals from other industries having an interest to pursue a career in the hospitality industry.

So, if you are willing to be a part of the culinary fraternity to chase your dreams of becoming a celebrity chef in future, the course is for you. Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Management, Manipal is one of the premier hotel management schools in India. WGSHA Manipal, as it is popularly known, is AICTE approved.

Here are some quick facts about the institute.

  • The Hotel School has 12500 square feet of Kitchen lab
  • The Hotel School boasts of 3 high tech kitchens labs
  • Has been ranked continuously among the top 5 hotel schools in India
  • State-of-the-art facilities including a 3000 sq feet library

The Outlook magazine has ranked Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Management 2nd among the list of Top hotel management schools in India. The culinary department of the school is highly reputed. The institute is a part of the bigger and extremely reputed Manipal Education Group.


Curriculum and Overview

Post Graduate Diploma in Culinary arts (PGDCA) is spread over 3 trimesters in one academic year.

These are the top modules covered over the 3 trimesters:

  • Culinary Skills Theory & Practical
  • Baking & Pastry Techniques
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Indian Cuisine and Culture Practical
  • Food & Beverage Service Practical
  • Anthropology and Food Sociology
  • Research Methodology
  • Commercial Kitchen Management
  • Ala Carte Cookery
  • Cuisines of the World Practical

and many more courses followed by Practice school in the third trimester.

All candidates get an opportunity to attend workshops and gain practical exposure.

All students will need to attend 16 weeks of practice school as a part of this course.

Assessment is carried out using internal assessment, exams, practicals, essays, multiple choice questions etc. To check more about the Post Graduate Diploma in culinary arts by Welcomgroup Manipal, please download the brochure here.


Eligibility & Career Opportunities

A bachelor’s degree is the criterion to appear in the admission test which is followed by personal interviews, Group discussions.

A cumulative score is accordingly used to grant admissions.

The Hotel school has a dedicated career office and has an amazing placement record over the years. WGSHA has a great alumni network all over the world to help graduates in every possible manner.


Get in Touch

It is advisable to contact the institute early to know all about the courses, admission process, tests etc. All the information is also available on the official webpage of this course, the link to which is provided at the snippet on the top. Please refer to the same for complete details.

Contact the admission office of the Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration to know more or to check about merit-based direct admissions.

The course is tailor-made for aspiring chefs and professionals who are looking to enter the food & beverage production department. To know more about this PG diploma course in culinary arts, please use the Contact us button on this page to get in touch with the College directly by email.