Coffee Board of India, Bangalore has announced admission notification for Post Graduate Diploma in Coffee Quality Management for the academic year 2012 – 13. This course will be started in August 2012. Course curriculum mainly consists of topics such as coffee marketing, quality evaluation techniques, cultivation practices etc. Selection of the candidates will be based on past academic record, interview and sensory evaluation test.
Eligibility : Applicants should have Degree in any discipline with at least any one of the following subjects: Zoology / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Bio-science / Food Science / Botany / Environmental Science / Food Technology. Candidates with Degree in Agricultural Science are also eligible. Duration of the course is 12 months. Course fee is Rs. 75,000 for entire course.
Application procedure: Prescribed application forms can be downloaded from website www.Indiacoffee.org. You can also collect application forms from office of Coffee Board, Bangalore. Filled in application forms along with a fee of Rs.200 to be paid in the form of DD payable to Coffee Board General Fund Non Plan Account should be sent to the Head (Quality Control Division), Coffee Board, No.1, Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Veedhi, Bangalore – 560 001. Ph. No. 22262868, 22266991. Last date for submission of application form is on 30th July 2012. Date of Interview and selection is on 13th August, 2012.