Passion for food, career for life

Learn from a highly experienced culinary team, in state-of-the-art facilities at Switzerland’s finest culinary school, and one of the best in the world. Perfect your skills and spend time with legends of the culinary industry. Explore European cuisines and broaden your culinary horizons, as you live and learn alongside students from around the world.

Join us and turn your passion for food into the career of your dreams!


Culinary Arts Programmes


Bachelor of International Business in Culinary Arts

Perfect for culinary entrepreneurs looking to launch their own food-based businesses, explore industry trends, acquire business acumen, develop your leadership and management skills, and in your final year, develop a food concept that is ready to be used in the professional arena.



Master of Arts in Culinary Business Management

Geared towards career changers, food and beverage entrepreneurs, and culinary start-up enthusiasts, acquire relevant managerial skills, develop your own food concepts, create recipe books, and learn how to develop a viable business plan.

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Diploma in Vegetarian Culinary Arts

Explore the health benefits of vegetarian cuisine through two 11-week programmes and learn how to prepare vegetarian fine-dining meals, through mastering presentation, ingredient substitutions, and wine pairings.

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Swiss Grand Diploma in Culinary Arts

Develop your love of Culinary Arts with an eleven-week short course in the fundamental techniques. Continue your studies with two extra terms to earn a Swiss Grand Diploma!

Student from Culinary Arts Academy learn how to make sculptures in chocolate

Swiss Grand Diploma in Pastry & Chocolate

If you would like to explore your love of baking, choose our eleven-week foundation course in Pastry & Baking. Continue your studies with two extra terms to earn a Swiss Grand Diploma!

Chef Instructors at CAAS

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Learn from a highly experienced culinary team, in state-of-the-art facilities at Switzerland’s finest culinary school. Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland has achieved the distinction of being the only culinary school ranked in the QS World University Rankings, reflecting the superb quality of its teaching and facilities.

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Graduates from Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland

Alumni Profiles

Our alumni go on to hold prestigious positions in establishments around the globe or launch their own businesses. Find out how they achieved their goals and the role Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland played in their success.

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