Professional Bachelor's Degree

Professional Bachelor in Entrepreneurship
in the Food and Beverage Industry in collaboration with the College of Management, Trade & Marketing


HRC Culinary Academy in collaboration with MT&M College offers a professional bachelor degree program, created by top international chefs and the best educators.


Our total immersion hands-on instruction transform students to a professional skill level in no time. You will develop a command of both classic and contemporary culinary methods and techniques, created by HRC in a unique series of hands-on classes. You will prepare and understand the many global cuisines that drive today’s industry.
After you have finished your Associate’s degree with us (all subjects taught entirely in English), we provide you an option to obtain a professional bachelor degree in Entrepreneurship. Due to our collaboration with the College of Management, Trade & Marketing (MT&M) you are able to receive your professional bachelor degree with the option of full-time, part-time or distance learning whilst in our campus or doing your internship abroad. This is the fastest way in Eastern Europe to obtain your bachelor diploma.

The business modules theory will give you the knowledge and skills to run the kitchen as a modern business venture because cooking is not all that it takes to become a great chef: you will expand your horizon by learning new business skills during classes like Management and Leadership, Marketing, Economics, Cost Control, Food Photography, Nutrition and Food Safety. Optional classes in Bulgarian language will give you the advantage of ease of immersion in different cultural setting.

After four intense semesters at HRC Culinary Academy you are awarded an Associate's Degree in Culinary Arts, accredited by the ACF-American Culinary Federation. The additional classes at the MT&M campus or distance learning, followed by successful completion of the state exam will lead to a Bachelor’s Degree in Entrepreneurship.

Entry requirements:
Minimum age 18, finished secondary education
Working knowledge of English
A passion for Food!
Next start dates: March & September 2019

Tuition fees
Here at HRC Academy, we believe there is no reason why a top culinary program can't be affordable. We pride ourselves on combining an outstanding educational experience with competitive tuition rates.
As a fully accredited culinary institute, both scholarships and loans are available to students.

Culinary Arts Associate’s Degree program (2 years)
• 3700 EUR per year (EU students)
• 4900 EUR per year (Non-EU students)

Equipment fee (one-time fee for 2 uniforms and a knife set): EUR 450


Food & Beverage Management (3 semesters)
• 1900 EUR per semester (EU students)
• 2750EUR per semester (Non-EU students)

*All products used during the training are included. All equipment included in the program fee is for personal use of the student after the course.

Need help financing your studies? Click here  for our Scholarships & Loans program.

Bank Details:
Bank: UniCreditBulbank
BIC: UNCR BGSF
IBAN Bank Acc: BG39 UNCR 7000 1500 0714 85
Receiver: HRC Culinary Academy Bulgaria

Join the way of the Entrepreneur; Inspire, create, grow!

Tuition fees

  • Culinary Arts Associate’s Degree program (2 years)

    3700 EUR per year (EU students)

  • Culinary Arts Associate’s Degree program (2 years)

    4900 EUR per year (Non-EU students)

  • Food & Beverage Management (3 semesters)

    1900 EUR per semester (EU students)

  • Food & Beverage Management (3 semesters)

    2750EUR per semester (Non-EU students)

Course Disciplines