NZ Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) – Cookery Strand Level 5 in Eastern Institute of Technology

Eastern Institute of Technology

Campus: Hawke Bay

Duration: 2 years

Intake: February and July

*Fee: NZ$15,000.00 per year

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The NZ Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) – Cookery Strand – [Level 5] is pathway to an advanced level of Cookery that is designed by using the modern techniques and methods with various projects locally and globally.  This is full 2 year programme consisting of Level 4 – NZ Certificate in Cookery in Year 1 and Level 5 – NZ Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) – Cookery Strand in Year2.

Industry Based Training

During the year all students will work on rostered lunch or dinner productions, mid-week, in fully licensed training restaurants on site as part of routine classes. Students will complete industry placement courses as part of the diploma programme.

Career Outcomes:

  • Chef de Cuisine
  • Assistant Manager
  • Souse Chef
  • Self- Employed
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve completed their 10+2 may apply for NZ Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) – Cookery Strand Level 5 at EIT.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.0
    2. TOEFL Paper-based test (pBT) score of 530 (with an essay score of 4.5 TWE)
    3. TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT) score of 46 (with a writing score of 20)
    4. Pearson Test of English (Academic) score of 42

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