Coffee Board Bengaluru announces Admission to Postgraduate Diploma Course in Coffee Quality Management for Session 2023


Coffee Board PG Diploma Coffee Quality Management – Coffee Board, Bengaluru invites applications for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Coffee Quality Management (PGDCQM) for the academic year 2023-24. Coffee Board of India has instituted a post graduate diploma course to support the requirements of the Indian coffee industry for trained personnel with the specific knowledge and skills required to function as coffee tasters


Course Content

  • Coffee cultivation practices, Post-harvest management and practices, Coffee Quality Evaluation, Roasting and brewing techniques, Marketing and Trade, Quality assurance systems (Theory and Practical sessions)



  • 12 months course in 3 trimesters conducted in English


Important Dates

  • Last day for submitting applications: 06th October 2023
  • Date of Interview and selection: 18th October 2023


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subjects namely Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Bioscience, Food Technology, Food Science, Environmental science or a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Sciences
  • Preference will be given to the candidates sponsored by export/Curing establishments/coffee plantations


Application Process

  • Application forms can be downloaded from our website or collected personally from Coffee Board, Bangalore
  • Filled in application form along with a demand draft for Rs.1500/- payable to “Coffee Board IEBR Account” and a self-addressed envelope (9” x 6”) should reach to the address given below by 06th October 2023


Application Fee

  • Candidates need to pay the application fee of Rs. 1500/- through NEFT to the Coffee Board Account No. 64015049024, State Bank of India, IFSC – SBIN0040022


Selection Procedure

  • Selection by committee based on academic record, personal interview and sensory evaluation test

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website