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Culinary Arts

GMIT Culinary delights

Certificate in Pastry and Baking

26 week course, with one day per week in college.

Discipline: Culinary Arts

Programme Code: 


Location: Galway - Dublin Road

NFQ Level: 6

Mode of Study: Part time

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Entry Requirements: See "Essential Information" below

Credits: 20

Places: 16

CAO Round 1 Points: Not applicable

Why Study?

See attached program documentation

Programme Modules

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Module Aims: 

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Learning Outcomes: 

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Essential Information: 

This course will run year long for one day per week (day of the week to be confirmed).


Cost of programme

€1,200 plus €415 for uniform, induction training courses and knife fees – entire amount to be paid at registration.



This programme is a level 6 minor award on QQI Level 6 Higher Certificate in Culinary Arts Programme.



Graduates of this programme can progress to undertake other modules on QQI Level 6 Culinary Arts programmes.


How to apply

Apply directly to GMIT.  All applicants will be interviewed for suitability.


Entry Requirements

To qualify for entry, an applicant must achieve a pass in five Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade 06/H7 and must include English or Irish and Mathematics. 

Foundation Studies Certificate or any FETAC Level 5/6 award will also meet the minimum entry requirements . 

Recognised Prior Learning may also be used for admission.


Contact Us

Jacinta Dalton

Head of Department 

Culinary Arts & Service Industries

Galway International Hotel School

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

T: +353 (0)91 742320




Mary Russell, Graduate Studies & Professional Development

Galway International Hotel School

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology