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the_aki
post Nov 28 2007, 09:18 PM


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Hey, I'm asking on behalf of my bf..

Where is the best culinary art in Malaysia? Both private and government.

What is the job prospect? Is it highly demanded in Malaysia?

If anyone has an experience of taking this course or known someone doing this course, do share the experience..

Thank you so much in advance smile.gif
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post Nov 29 2007, 12:03 AM


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i suppose either taylors or kdu??
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post Nov 29 2007, 12:55 AM


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QUOTE(the_aki @ Nov 28 2007, 09:18 PM)
Hey, I'm asking on behalf of my bf..

Where is the best culinary art in Malaysia? Both private and government.

What is the job prospect? Is it highly demanded in Malaysia?

If anyone has an experience of taking this course or known someone doing this course, do share the experience..

Thank you so much in advance  smile.gif
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i had a friend of a friend who are taking this culinary art in flamingo institute... if i'm not mistaken...

try to search under the keyword of flamingo... i think u might get something from it.. thumbup.gif


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Found the website... http://www.fife.edu.my/

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post Nov 29 2007, 09:02 AM


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thank you so muchie!!


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post Nov 29 2007, 10:15 AM


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QUOTE(the_aki @ Nov 28 2007, 09:18 PM)
Hey, I'm asking on behalf of my bf..

Where is the best culinary art in Malaysia? Both private and government.

What is the job prospect? Is it highly demanded in Malaysia?

If anyone has an experience of taking this course or known someone doing this course, do share the experience..

Thank you so much in advance  smile.gif
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I have to say, if you're talking about demands in malaysia, nothing can really be regarded as "demanding" There are more lawyers than kacang putih sellers, more engineers than paper lama man. Yet, things like culinary, arts, and music are considered "not demanding" by the majority. But hey, i happen to be in this category too..
If your bf really wants to do this and have enough money, I suggest go to KDU. then maybe transfer to Switzerland or something. Most of my friends who wants to do culinary goes to KDU ^^
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post Nov 29 2007, 12:10 PM


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QUOTE(the_aki @ Nov 29 2007, 09:02 AM)
thank you so muchie!!
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hahaha.. your welcome.. if u need to know more i'll ask my friend for further details.. thumbup.gif



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post Nov 29 2007, 06:14 PM


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QUOTE(Ryuuga @ Nov 29 2007, 10:15 AM)
I have to say, if you're talking about demands in malaysia, nothing can really be regarded as "demanding" There are more lawyers than kacang putih sellers, more engineers than paper lama man. Yet, things like culinary, arts, and music are considered "not demanding" by the majority. But hey, i happen to be in this category too..
If your bf really wants to do this and have enough money, I suggest go to KDU. then maybe transfer to Switzerland or something. Most of my friends who wants to do culinary goes to KDU ^^
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I think the tourism industry in malaysia is growing. hence, demands are there for hotels. but i really dunno bout the salary lah.

Why not try taylor's school of hospitality and tourism? and they had just won ""Hospitality Asia Platinum Award for Hospitality School of the Year 2007 - 2008"". go to their website www.taylors.edu.my

http://eureka2day.blogspot.com
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post Nov 30 2007, 06:28 PM


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QUOTE(sensation9988 @ Nov 29 2007, 06:14 PM)
I think the tourism industry in malaysia is growing. hence, demands are there for hotels. but i really dunno bout the salary lah.

Why not try taylor's school of hospitality and tourism? and they had just won ""Hospitality Asia Platinum Award for Hospitality School of the Year 2007 - 2008"". go to their website www.taylors.edu.my
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But hospitality isn't culinary arts.... >_<

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post Dec 1 2007, 10:37 AM


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Attached File  School_of_Hospitality__Tourism___Culinary_Arts_2008.pdf ( 2.87mb ) Number of downloads: 690


the_aki,

get from here
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post Dec 1 2007, 02:06 PM


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QUOTE(Ryuuga @ Nov 29 2007, 10:15 AM)
I have to say, if you're talking about demands in malaysia, nothing can really be regarded as "demanding" There are more lawyers than kacang putih sellers, more engineers than paper lama man. Yet, things like culinary, arts, and music are considered "not demanding" by the majority. But hey, i happen to be in this category too..
If your bf really wants to do this and have enough money, I suggest go to KDU. then maybe transfer to Switzerland or something. Most of my friends who wants to do culinary goes to KDU ^^
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I have to agree with the bolded sentences. This kind of industry are always negleted and often been underestimated by people (esp. parents)

How's the facilities? He was thinking of going to either KDU or SEGI~

Is further diploma considered as a degree?
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post Dec 1 2007, 02:29 PM


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I am a Culinary Arts student from UiTM. I definately would say that it is the 'gold mine' for people like me because I'm interested in joining this area and the paid is well paid. Not to mention that you will get promoted easily.
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post Dec 1 2007, 02:33 PM


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it's a niche market, but i believe it has gud potential if u have those skill and certification
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post Dec 1 2007, 02:52 PM


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You need guts, courage, bravery, skills and interest.
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post Jul 11 2009, 11:06 AM


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post Jul 11 2009, 01:23 PM


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I'm interested to take this course too.

I've done some comparison between 2 of my top choices, KDU and Taylors. Personally, I think KDU is a better choice (for me) because it has more practical classes than theory. Also, it involves more dessert and pastry compared to Taylors.

As I'm more interested with baking, my choice is pretty obvious.

But one thing bothering me is the course fee.. It is a little too high for my family to afford. My family is not too rich or too poor, but I have many siblings.. So its kinda hard for my parents.

Is it easy to get scholarship for this course in KDU?
Thanks.

Oh btw, is it easy to get internship overseas(western countries)? Or job oppurtunity after I graduated?

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post Jul 13 2009, 08:39 AM


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post Jul 21 2009, 01:37 AM


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QUOTE(svens @ Jul 13 2009, 08:39 AM)
HI,

maybe you should give a try by going to Cilantro Culinary Academy. They provide hand on of 70% of practical over there.
please give them a call 03-80230555.
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this sounds good but anyone ask bout the fee yet?hopefully it isnt too expensive?
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post Jul 21 2009, 06:01 AM


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one of the best school in the region. not cheap but do offer internship opportunity as far as Poland!
http://www.cordonbleudusit.com/English/cm2...&sid=479&lang=4
http://www.cordonbleu.edu/julieandjulia/Thailand/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Cordon_Bleu


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Top 3 Finalist 2009

"Best Culinary School in Asia The World Gourmet Summmit Awards, Singapore"

Electrolux Culinary Institution of the Year

This award seeks to recognize a culinary institution that courses for nurturing culinary talents. Eligible intuitions must provide full-time and part-time courses that enrich student with expert knowledge within the culinary field. The culinary institution has to be certified by local government bodies and the courses must provide professional accreditation. Such courses should be conducted in a formal learning environment.

Finalists

Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Hong Kong)
Le Cordon Bleu Dusit Culinary School (Thailand)
Taylor's College (Malaysia)


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post Jul 21 2009, 10:23 PM


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i would say taylor's is de best in Malaysia in hospitality and tourism field...it offers practical and theory subjects...i used 2 think tat more practical subject its good..but if u reli think deeper and when u go into de industry..u will found out tat those theories are pretty important if u wanna work in an establishment and get promoted..all de practical stuff ure learning at taylor's is juz de basic and they expect u to take de initiative to develop it urself.. think bout it!haha
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post Jul 22 2009, 02:17 AM


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QUOTE(robbylover89 @ Jul 21 2009, 10:23 PM)
i would say taylor's is de best in Malaysia in hospitality and tourism field...it offers practical and theory subjects...i used 2 think tat more practical subject its good..but if u reli think deeper and when u go into de industry..u will found out tat those theories areĀ  pretty important if u wanna work in an establishment and get promoted..all de practical stuff ure learning at taylor's is juz de basic and they expect u to take de initiative to develop it urself.. think bout it!haha
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both are crucially important IMHO.reading on how to bake a cake doesn't mean that u know to bake a cake..i think in certificate and diploma level practical is more important as this job is more hands on that on paper only.as u go up maybe in degree maybe more theories will since u have gain experiences from ur practical.But this is my view... tho...

anyone ask bout cilantro or know anyone enrolled?thinking of going there... wanna know how much the fee and their academic planner... maybe i'll email them later see whether got respond or not...

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