GATE Vocational

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GATE Vocational


Vocational training courses are specific classes offered to learners to train for a particular job or career. These courses are offered to people working in various career fields to improve their skills. Today GATE Vocational delivers vocational skills-focused practical-based hospitality training programs as demanded by the world’s largest food and beverage service industry. With an emphasis on both theoretical and practical learning, GATE is global in its outlook but understands and values the local need while assuring the quality of disciplined work culture. 

GATE has been adopting a Swiss and Australian online study model and Swiss applied training concepts through the affiliate mother-house EHL in Switzerland and TAFE/NSW Australian government. GATE Vocational has become a domestic affiliate from Council of Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) and is accredited by the National Skill Testing Board (NSTB) for Accredited Skill Test Centre (ASTC).

GATE is now a renowned home name as Nepal’s best international award-winning hospitality vocational training college who also has two sister-concern partner schools: FAB School in Pokhara and GATE Vocational in Bandipur.  Vocational training is available in Culinary Arts, Bakery, Barista, F&B Service or customized.

Vision Statement

To create a world-class platform for education and careers in hospitality and tourism to make all vocational graduates highly skilled, qualified and sought-after in today’s extremely competitive hospitality job market.

Mission Statement

To care for the learning and career needs of our most valuable assets (our trainees) while helping them realize their true potential. To create an admirable, world-class base with the help of our colleagues, educators and shareholders with special focus on respect, integrity and passion.


Vocational is envisioned to create future hospitality leaders with its extensive range of programs, combined with sound academic and training experiences facilitated by the best possible resources available in the nation. Additionally, global expertise is carefully integrated to ensure that both craft-based and management training needs are met, enabling students with confidence to stand tall in a competitive international market.

Why Vocational Education?

–  Shorter Duration
–  Hands-On Experience
–  Job Readiness
–  Improved Earnings
–  Mobility

–  Capacity for Lifelong Learning
–  Improvement of Working Conditions
–  Higher Job Satisfaction
–  Employers Benefit 
–  Entrepreneurship

GATE Vocational, the home of learning and creativity.

The outstanding career potentials for hospitality professional

Vocational FAQs

What is CTEVT?

The Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) constituted in 1989 (2045 BS) is a national autonomous apex body of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector committed for the production of technical and skillful human resources required to the nation. It mainly involves in policy formulation, quality control, preparation of competency-based curriculum, developing skill standards of various occupations and testing the skills of the people, conducting various research studies and training needs assessment, etc.

What are the vocational courses available at GATE?

Certificate in Barista- GVCB1 (1month)
Diploma in Bakery – GVDBK2 (6 months)
Diploma in Culinary Arts – GVDCA2 (6 months)
Basic Food Hygiene – GVBFC1 (1 day)
Diploma in F&B Service – GVDFS2 (6 months)
Commercial Cookery – GVTAFECCIII (1 year)

Who has accredited this course?

CTEVT accredits this course.

Who provides this course in Nepal?

GATE Vocational, a subsidiary of Global Academy of Tourism and Hospitality Education, popularly known as GATE College, offers this course in Nepal.

Who can enroll to study this course?

Any interested candidate with minimum of S.E.E/S.L.C. qualification (Grade 10) or equivalent, students having basic knowledge of English, both oral and written, students having good health and are mentally-aspired to join the hospitality industry.

What are fees I need to pay for these courses?

For the latest fee structure and payment terms you are requested to consult with GATE Vocational.

What is the ratio of theory and practical course?

Practical and theory classes are balanced to corroborate each other. It is up to 75% practical and 25% theory.

How can I contact GATE for more details?

Please contact Vocational Department of GATE College,
Tel No. 977-1-4650176 or 01-4376048
Email: info@gate.edu.np or vocational@gate.edu.np

Global standard training programs to meet the industry requirement.


Pastry and Bakery Courses

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Develop an entrepreneur on you

 Pastry and Bakery course is intended for the introduction to culinary history with an emphasis on baking and pastry, instruction in principles and procedures of basic equipment and its use, and beginning fundamentals of baking.

The Culinary Arts

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Explore the arts and science of Cooking

The Diploma in Culinary Arts is designed for those who have chosen to pursue an exciting career in culinary arts. This unique skills-driven program takes you through key stages of classical and international cuisine, Garde manger, meat preparation, patisserie, and bakery and at the same time

Food and Beverage Service

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Goal is your shape your career for Global Jobs

Food and Beverage Service program provides a holistic approach to the foodservice business covering the key aspects of marketing, operations, planning, and cost analysis. It proves why standard operating procedures are important in providing an enjoyable experience for guests.

TAFE NSW Australia Certificate III In Commercial Cookery (SIT30816)

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Globally recognized job ready program

The job-ready “Certificate in the III Commercial Cookery Program (Code SIT30816)” is one of the most famous and globally recognized. TAFE NSW (RTO90003), Australia is one of the largest training providers in Australia and has a student enrolment of over 500,000 each year.

The Brilliant Barista Course

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Delve your desire in the cup of Coffee

GATE offers a comprehensive coffee business start-up and barista training program in addition to barista competition training and a wide spectrum of classes for existing retailers and consumers. 

Food and hygiene and sanitation

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Promoting the healthy delights

The course is designed for all food handlers, stewarding staff and any person involved directly with food who works in the food and food-related industries such as catering companies, food processors, restaurants and hotels.

GATE Vocational, GATE College, Kathmandu 
        Tel: 977-1-4650176