Diploma in Culinary Arts

Duration:2 years & 6 months

Intakes:April, July & November

Campus:Quest International University, Ipoh, Perak

Level of Study:Diploma

Faculty:Business and Management

Course Code:JPT/BPP(PA8670)01/23

About this course

The Diploma in Culinary Arts is ideal for students who possess a flair for creativity and passion for cooking. It is designed to familiarise students with the latest trends and skills in the world of culinary arts. This programme is for those who desire to be a part of a dynamic and rewarding career in a wide range of industries.

This programme emphasises hands-on learning, basic skills in food preparation, pastry and bakery, butchery and Garde Manger. These qualities are reinforced as they move from basic to advanced stages of cooking, and when exploring Asian, Western, Culinary Artistry and International cuisine.

Total Course Fees


For more information on scholarships. Please e-mail enquiries@qiup.edu.my for more details.

Subject Listing

Matapelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU)

● Malaysian Studies 2/ Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1

● Interpersonal Communication Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A

● Study of Moral & Ethics

● Community Service

University Compulsory

● Practical English I

● Practical English II

● Co-curricular Activities

Common Core

● Introduction of Accounting

● Computer Applications

● Principles of Management

● Business Law

Programme Core

● Introduction to Hospitality industry

● Food Safety and Hygiene

● Fundamental of Food

● Food Preparation

● Basic Pastry & Bakery

● Kitchen Management

● Food and Beverage Cost Control

● Menu Planning

● Butchery & Garde Manger

● Food & Beverages Service Skills

● Commercial Food Production

● Asian Cuisine

● Western Cuisine

● Culinary Artistry

● Hospitality Human Resources Management

● International Cuisine

● Halal Management

● Industrial Training

● Entrepreneurship

Entry RequirementsApplicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • A pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with a minimum of three (3) credits in any subjects, or its equivalent;


    A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject, or its equivalent;


    A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a

    minimum grade of Maqbul in any subject; or its equivalent;


    A pass in Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) level 3 in a related field;


    A Certificate  (Level 3, MQF) in a related field or its equivalent.

International Student Only

  • A minimum score of 4.0 in IELTS


    Malaysian University English Test (MUET) with Band 2


    its equivalent

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