Bachelor in Gastronomy (hons)

 

ECTS

240 ECTS

 

MQF Level

6

 

Overview

The Bachelor in Gastronomy (hons), is brought in collaboration with the University of Malta.

This will be the first MQF level 6 programme in this area of study offered in Malta.

 

Programme Objectives

  • Conduct advanced studies and further the education in the field of Gastronomy
  • Comply with social, scientific, cultural and ethical values at the stages of gathering, interpreting, implementing, and declaring data in the field.
  • Apply and use information and communication as required in this area of study

 

Entry Criteria

  • A combination of a minimum of 3 Advanced and Intermediate levels, of which one needs to be an Advanced level (MQF level 4) pass, and these qualifications must add up to a minimum of 44 points as per matrix provided on page 48 of the ITS prospectus AND passes at grade 5 (SSC&P level 3) or better in SEC examinations in English, Mathematics and Maltese; and 4 years of documented experience in the Culinary Industry. (Non-Maltese applicants have the option to replace Maltese O Level with their native language O level).

OR

 

  • An ITS Diploma in Events, Rooms Division, Travel and Tourism, Food Preparation and Production and Food and Beverage Service MQF Level 4 (or equivalent);

 

OR

 

  • An ITS Higher National Diploma in Hospitality Management, Rooms Division, Events Management, Travel & Tourism, Food Preparation & Culinary Arts for Cruise Liners, Hotel Management Operations for Cruise Liners, Guest Service Operations for Cruise Liners, Food Preparation & Production and Food and Beverage Service MQF Level 5 (or equivalent).*

 

OR

 

  • Apply as a mature student, at least 23 years of age by the beginning of the academic year applied for, and subject to proficiency and/or aptitude tests as per direction of the ITS. The ITS also reserves the right to subject the candidate for an interview.

 

* Students who are in possession of the aforementioned Higher National Diploma have to enter from the first semester (1st year) of the degree programme.

 

Duration

This programme is to be completed within a maximum of 5 years. 

Should cohort not be filled, the Institute of Tourism Studies reserves the right to cancel this programme.

 

Tariffs

You may view tariffs here.

 

Application

Applications are now open and interested applicants may either apply by hand delivering their filled in application form to the ITS Main Campus in Aviation Park, Aviation Avenue, Ħal Luqa or scan and send by email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Application form may be downloaded from here. 

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Please note that in all modular courses the amount of sessions and hours does not include the session for examination or practical assessment.  

In all instances ITS may decide to refrain from organising a particular course mentioned above in case the number of applicants is low or for any other reason it deems necessary.

 

Should cohort not be filled, the Institute of Tourism Studies reserves the right to cancel this programme.

 

ITS - Malta (Main Campus)  
Aviation Park, Aviation Avenue
Ħal Luqa LQA 9023  
Malta - EU 

ITS - Gozo
Triq l-Isqof Buttigieg,
Qala QLA 1042, 
Gozo

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