Aim of the programme
Students enrolled in this program earn a Diploma in Culinary Arts which seeks to prepare students for entry level cooking positions in restaurants, hotels or other food service operations with future career prospects in related positions They will be trained and receive academic instruction on how to apply the knowledge and skills necessary for entering the Hospitality Industry at a level allowing for continuing education and/or life sustained employment.
The hospitality and tourism industry is central in the economy of Cyprus, as well as the economies of most countries, therefore developing programs of study related to this important industry is a necessity to satisfy the needs of the market . Our Institution has developed already a Bachelor level degree in Hospitality and a Diploma in Animation and is now proceeding with the Diploma and Certificate in Culinary Arts.
2 Years / 120 ECTS
|CCUL-101||Fundamentals of Culinary Arts|
|CCUL-109||Nutrition, Food Safety and Hygiene|
|CCUL-102||Introduction to Cooking Methods|
|CCUL-103||Introduction to Baking & Pastry|
|CCUL-104||Stocks, Soups and Sauces|
|CCUL-105||Introduction to Garde Manger|
|CCUL-111||Legumes, Grains and Vegetables|
|CCUL-112||Meats, Poultry and Game|
|CMAT-103||Mathematics for Culinary Studies|
|CCUL-115||Pasta and Farinaceous|
|CCUL-201||Fish & Shellfish|
|CHOS-201||Principles of Menu Planning|
|CHOS-304||Food & Beverage Costing|
|CCUL-118||Herbs, Spices and Essential oils|
|CCUL-210||Baking & Pastry|
|CCUL-308||Kitchen Facilities Planning & Design|
|CCUL-206||General Business Skills|
|CCUL-208||Food and Wine Pairing|
Are you interested?
Students can design, with their professors’ assistance, their method of studying. At the same time, the course structure and the various teaching methods have been designed to support this practice. Micro-teaching is encouraged through the use of specific international practices such as case studies, while practical training is complemented by the use of appropriate materials, videos, computer software, etc.
The teaching material is presented through a mix of lectures, seminars and workshops. *Some teaching methods might not apply to all subjects.
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All applicants should meet the following conditions:
- CUCN Application form
- Examination of Academic documents
- Examination of documents required by Local authorities – For International students
Academic entry requirements
- High School Leaving Certificates 10th& 12thLevel (min 50% GPA) – International students
- High School Leaving Certificate (min 60% / 12 out of 20) – European students
- English Language Certificate.
Students that show no proof of English proficiency must take the Placement Test and depending on how they score they will be placed in either one (1) or two (2) semesters Foundation program. *International students are requested to submit a number of other supportive documents required by the Cyprus Migration departments
Why study at City Unity College?
Accredited Programmes of Study
Experienced Academic Staff
Affordable tuition fees
Fingertip access to all learning material (Online & Mobile App learning platform - eClass)
Collaboration with overseas Universities
Modern technology used in classrooms, amphitheaters and laboratories
College campus composed of 4 buildings (modern cafeterias, restaurant, conference facilities)
Multi workshops and seminars with guest speakers from the industry
Strong student support services
Opportunity support in research
Member of the Erasmus+ mobility scheme