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CETT - Barcelona School of Tourism, Hospitality and Gastronomy Professional Chef Diploma
CETT - Barcelona School of Tourism, Hospitality and Gastronomy

Professional Chef Diploma

Barcelona, Spain

9 Months


Full time

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Sep 2024

EUR 9,754 / per year



Become a professional chef!

The Professional Chef with a Higher University Degree has a unique methodology, based on daily practice in the kitchen, additional learning with videos and other updated teaching resources, experimentation and innovation in cooking and gastronomy with sustainable criteria. criteria.

With this chef diploma in Barcelona from CETT-UB, you will learn and master, in nine months, from basic cooking techniques to the latest innovations in avant-garde cuisine . You will be up to date with culinary processes and utensils, the latest international trends, and also clients with diverse needs. You will also practice baking, as well as wine tasting and pairing, to acquire a global vision of gastronomy.

You'll finally be able to design and create memorable culinary experiences!

The course culminates with the Pop-up Gastronomic Experience , a comprehensive restaurant and gastronomy project with real clients.

Why study the CETT-UB Professional Chef Diploma?

  • A university diploma for everyone. You will access university training even if you have no previous studies since it is a qualification from the University of Barcelona and the CETT.
  • A 100% practical learning methodology. You will study the theoretical lessons at home, wherever you want, at your leisure, through videos and other online resources. Thus, you will dedicate the class to practical immersion in cooking and baking, in which you will be the protagonist.
  • Facilities with state-of-the-art equipment. You will learn cooking techniques in classrooms, with the latest technology. In addition, you will stimulate your creative and management skills in spaces of innovation and collaborative work.
  • Use the cooking classrooms whenever you want. You can improve your professional cooking skills whenever you want, outside of class hours, thanks to the Open Kitchen Classroom.
  • Professional chefs who are teachers. The teaching staff is made up of teaching chefs and other active collaborators who will share their professional experience with you. ;
  • 250 hours of chef internship. You will achieve a professional chef profile. The CETT-UB has agreements with more than 900 companies in the sector.
  • You will experience the revolution in the culinary sector. Thanks to a program of visits and activities in the gastronomic field, such as the Gastronomic Meeting, tastings, workshops, demonstrations, presentations and culinary fairs, you will experience first-hand the changes in the sector.
  • Pop-up dining experience. This is a team project that you will carry out throughout your studies to begin your career as a professional chef. In it you will apply all your culinary, management and even commercial skills learned during the course. The first step that guides you in starting your future gastronomy business.


  • Hours: Monday to Thursday, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Total: 1,500 teaching hours.
  • 55 European credits.

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