Certificate course on Tea Tasting and Marketing: Apply by Apr 27
Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Bengaluru, an autonomous Organization of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt of india, functioning at Jnana Bharathi Campus, P.O. Malathalli Post, Bengaluru 560 0056, has notified the admission to the Professional Certificate Programme on Tea Tasting and Marketing, to be held from 21 May to 4 July, 2018.
The programme will be offered by IIPM in collaboration with Tea Board of India, Ministry of Commerce & Government of India and tea sector. The program is recognized by Tea Board of India, and Tea Industry, for the professional practice of tea tasting and tea making. The field and factory visits are essential part of the program. The program will ensure the participants to upgrade their skill in tea tasting and marketing such that their career gets propelled in right direction.
Academic Module includes Tea Tasting for Right Marketing and Tea Tasting: Production & Quality Management Perspective
Technical Module includes Micro Profiling of Tea Grading, Language of Tea Tasting, Cup Tasting Techniques, Electronic Nose & Electronic Tongue, Evaluation and Scoring, Tasting for Purchase and Tea Blends, Palate Memory and Psychosomatic Perspective of Tea Tasting Practical Module includes Practicum on Tea Tasting and Sensory Skills, Field Study on Tea Tasting and Market Linkages (Visit to Brokerage / Tea Factory). Assessment module includes Presentation of the Project, test (Practical / Written), Committee Evaluation & Certification A.
On successful completion of the program with eligible credits, the participants will be awarded Certificate Programme on Tea Tasting and Marketing.
Course duration: Duration of the course is 45 days, starting from 21 May (Monday) and continuing up to 4 July (Wednesday) 2018.
Course Fee: The tuition fee for the program is Rs. 70,000/- for National Candidates and US$ 1175 for Foreign Nationals / PIO Candidates, to be paid on confirmation of the admission to the programme. This does not include mess charges, hostel rent & electricity charges, computer charges, expenses on books & reading material, field / industry visits to North India and other personal expenses.
Applications: Application Form and Prospectus, can be had from the MDP Office, Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Jnana Bharathi Campus, P.O. Malathalli, Bengaluru - 560 056, on submission of a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.1000/- for National candidates (Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PH candidates with relevant certificates) and US$ 15 for Foreign Nationals, drawn in favour of ‘Indian Institute of Plantation Management’, payable at Bangalore.
Application form can also be downloaded from http://iipmb.edu.in/ and filled-in application along with fee sent to ‘MDP Office, Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Jnana Bharathi Campus, P.O. Malathalli, Bengaluru-560 056’
Filled in application forms should reach the Institute on or before April 27, 2018 (Friday).
Foreign Nationals, PIOs and NRI candidates can also apply through Special Application Form available in the Institute’s website.
Reservation: Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates is applicable as per the Government of India rules, subject to meeting the other eligibility criteria for admission.
Admission Procedure: Applicants will be assessed on the basis of interview, psychometric test and blind (sensory) test on tea tasting, if required.
For details, visit http://iipmb.edu.in/