IIPM Bangalore PCP Tea Tasting and Marketing Admission 2020

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IIPM Bangalore announces Professional Certificate Program on Tea Tasting and Marketing 2020

IIPM Bangalore PCP-TTM Admission 2020 – Indian Institute of Plantation Management (IIPM), Bangalore announces admission to Professional Certificate Program on Tea Tasting and Marketing (PCP-TTM) 13th Batch (18th May – 1st July) 2020 Session


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IIPM Bangalore PCP Tea Tasting & Marketing Program

  • Institute is offering a Professional Certificate Program on Tea Tasting and Marketing (PCP-TTM) under the Sponsorship of Tea Board of India, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, for tea industry personnel and public in general, in the global academia
  • This program combines the discipline of professional tea tasting and tea marketing
  • The PCP-TTM has been crafted out of an industry – academia interface, with greater focus on practical inputs to address the emerging needs of tea industry
  • PCP-TTM offers excellent career opportunities, nationally and globally, in reputed tea companies, brokerages, tea buyers and blenders, Beverage Industry as well as on the tea gardens


Course Structure

  • The program is classified into three streams based on the background of the program participants. The classification of the program participants are Fresher’s to tea industry, Experience in tea manufacturing, and Experience in tea tasting. In all the streams, the technical, functional and marketing aspects of tea tasting, are blended differently in order to fill the skill gaps of the participants


Course Duration

  • 45 days intensive program, starting from 18th May (Monday) to 1st July (Wednesday) 2020



  • On successful completion of the program with eligible credits, the participants will be awarded Certificate Program on Tea Tasting and Marketing


Course Fee

  • The tuition fee for the program is Rs. 75,000/- (for National Candidates) and US$ 1175 (for Foreign Nationals / PIO Candidates) to be paid on confirmation of the admission to the programme. Fee 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.



  • The 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


Eligibility criteria for IIPM Bangalore PCP-TTM Admission 2020

  • Graduate in any discipline, recognized by UGC/ AIUs/Foreign Universities
  • Proficiency in written and oral communication in English is essential.
  • Sponsored candidates by planters, plantation associations, Brokerages, tea manufacturers, tea buyers, Beverage sector and blenders will be given special consideration in eligibility norms
  • Foreign Nationals/NRIs/PIO candidates can also apply


Selection Procedure for IIPM Bangalore PCP-TTM Admission 2020

  • Candidates will be assessed on the basis of interview, psychometric test and blind sensory test (if essential) on tea tasting.


IIPM Bangalore PCP-TTM Admission 2020 Application Form

  • For Prospectus, Application Form, contact the Admissions Office, along with 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 Institute’s website and filled-in application along with fee may be sent to "MDP Office, Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Jnana Bharathi Campus, P.O., Malathalli", Bangalore-560056, India
  • Foreign Nationals, PIOs and NRI candidates can also apply through Special Application Form available in the Institute’s website www.iimpb.edu.in
  • For more information, visit the Institute website: www.iimpb.edu.in


IIPM Bangalore PCP-TTM Admission 2020 Dates

  • Last Date of Filled in application forms should reach the Institute on or before:  10th April 2020 (Friday)


IIPM Bangalore

IIPM Bangalore, (An Autonomous Organization Promoted by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, GOI), Jnana Bharathi Campus, Malathalli Post, Bangalore-560056, Phone No.: +91-80-23212647, Website www.iimpb.edu.in