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Gesto Culinary & Hospitality Academy is dedicated to train and develop quality manpower and finest leaders for the Culinary and Hospitality industry using best-in-class work cultures and practices. The Academy has 6 own campuses across India and has created over 5000 + leaders till now.

GESTO Academy is a hospitality training initiative of BluSkills, one of the fastest growing Skill Development organizations in India.

The Academy has won the ‘International Star Award’ for World Quality Commitment in the Gold category, by Business Initiative Directions, Spain. GESTO - a Portuguese word for 'Gesture'.

At GESTO, we take these gestures a step further by creating a strength of character, imbibing a zest for life, culturing respect for work and a personal satisfaction that comes from an excellent on the job performance.

GESTO understands the industry needs and continues to evolve World Class Training Programs using R&D, innovation, technology and creativity. In our institutions across India, the focus is on people and emphasis is on ethical work culture and personality development.

For Assitance

Vision

To be a leader in delivering world-class education in Hospitality & Culinary arts and be the most preferred choice of Students, Trainers & Industry.

Mission

To be the thought Leader Academy in Hospitality & Culinary Skills Development, its Industry applications and for best-in-class :

  • Research & Development
  • Education & Training Programs
  • Teaching & Learning Resources
  • Technology & Career Solutions

Purpose of Existence

To impart Employability Skills, enable Great Careers and create Finest Leaders in Hospitality & Culinary industry. Here is what GESTO offers the learning community through its academies spread across the country


Professional Programmes

  • PG Diploma in Garde Manger and Cruise Line Service
  • B. Sc. in Catering Science & Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Catering Science & Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Kitchen & Catering Operations

Online Professional Programmes

  • M.B.A. in Tourism & Hotel Management
  • B.Sc. in Catering Science & Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Catering Science & Hotel Management
  • Short Term Professional Programmes
  • Certificate Course in Food Production
  • Certificate Course in Bakery
  • Certificate Course in Food & Beverage Service
  • Certificate Course in Front Office
  • Certificate Course in Food Production

Academy Laurels

  • GESTO Culinary & Hospitality Academy is the first and the only ‘Hotel Management Academy’ in the world to win the ‘International Star Award’ for World Quality Commitment in the Gold category, by Business Initiative Directions, Spain.
  • GESTO Students are placed in premium hotels like ‘The Oberoi’ and ‘Hyatt’ Groups.
  • Our students are also placed in ‘Norwegian Cruise Liner’ and ‘P & O Cruise Liner’.

The Academy is proud to be associated with the leaders in Hospitality and Culinary education:

  • Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Acharya Nagarjuna University, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Osmania University , Telangana, India

GESTO ‘go green’ initiative through eLearning:

  • Pioneer in the Online and Technology-enabled hospitality training in India
  • First Academy to provide Online Hotel Management Degree, M.B.A., Post Graduate and Diploma Programs through Web-based LMS (Learning Management System)
  • First Academy to offer Live Telecast of Practical Sessions of the Expert Trainer sessions and classes through Virtual Class mode
  • First Academy to offer Recorded Theory and Practical Sessions
  • Students can now study from anywhere at any time through GESTO Online Hospitality Management Course... Education made easy…