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ICCA is all about leadership, we dare to dream, are driven by innovation, persevere to perfect, strive for excellence, are passionate about quality and take pride in what we do...we are more than just a school!

Winner: Cooking School of the Year - The PRO Chef Awards 2016

Winner: Training Champion - The PRO Chef Awards 2014

Winner: Interior Design of the Year for Public and Educational Sector - Commercial Interior Design (CID) Awards 2014 

Caterer Middle East Power List 2016: Mr. Sunjeh Raja - ICCA Dubai's CEO & Director

Caterer Middle East Power List 2014: Mr. Sunjeh Raja - ICCA Dubai's CEO & Director 


ICCA Dubai bags City & Guilds’ Lion Awards 2016


‘International Centre of Excellence Award-Middle East’ & ‘International Centre of the Year Award’

Founded in 1878 (136 Years Old), City & Guilds London is the World’s Largest Vocational Awarding Body with more than 500 qualifications and apprenticeships across 30 industry sectors, making it a global leader in Skills development. The Learning options offered here, allow people to open pathways for career advancement in their chosen profession and the Qualification given helps increase a candidates value proposition & competitiveness in the global market.

For over a 100 yeas, City and Guilds has awarded Medals for Excellence to felicitate tutors and learners who have surpassed the expectations in delivering and taking the qualifications. The Lion Awards are City & Guilds’ most prestigious annual awards show, a grand finale which acknowledges the best-of-the-best in a range of categories.

ICCA Dubai are happy to announce that it has bagged both the trophies for 2016 -- ‘International Centre of Excellence Award-Middle East’ and also the prestigious  ‘International Centre of the Year Award’, for being exceptional in our standard of operations, quality of delivery, industry engagement, social responsibility and also impacting the learners in a positive way. With 1300 plus centres from over 80 Countries around the world contending for the award, also dubbed as the “Oscars of Skills Education”; it is an accolade that we are pleased to receive. The awards ceremony held on the 7th of July in London at the grounds of the very picturesque Capel Manor College was a tribute to our chef-trainers and the support teams who are highly motivated at all times and work diligently to impart the highest standards of industry-centered training.

Driven by quality and innovation ICCA is all about leadership & excellence and featured amongst the Top 10 Culinary Institutes in the World. With the F&B sector mushrooming in GCC and MENA regions and slated to gain momentum at a swift pace, we are passionate about the people we train to cater to the growing needs of the industry. ICCA Dubai stays true to its mission and remains committed to providing the opportunity for its students to realize their dreams through internationally recognized programs and application focused personalized learning. Our laurels and achievements are a true testimony to our commitment and resolve.

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ICCA Dubai wins two prestigious in the MENA Region for their Innovative Initiatives and Continued Excellence

International Center for Culinary Arts Dubai has won two prestigious awards of the ME​NA​ Region for its innovative initiatives ​and continued excellence in the culinary space.​

The ASBU BroadcastPro Awards 2016 &​ ProChef Awards 2016 that came in immediate​ succession of each other has seen the culinary school take home the ​coveted awards of both the ​Broadcast and the ​Culinary industry.​

The ASBU BroadcastPro Best Digital Initiative of the Year 2016:

30933447761_e9e78f769a_oFatafeat ICCA Academy Online won the prestigious title for the “Best Digital Initiative of the Year” at the sixth edition of ASBU BroadcastPro Awards held in Dubai on 15th November 2016.

The BroadcastPro award event is a major affair in the annual calendar for MENA broadcast industry to reward the key industry players in both traditional and new media space. The award recognises companies that have excellent technology platform at the heart of their​ business that drives growth.

Fatafeat ICCA Academy Online is a joint initiative by International Centre​ for Culinary Arts(ICCA Dubai) and Fatafeat – Discovery Networks ME for the digital media space, based on the innovative concept to delivering a new way of learning food online by​ bringing the ​Television Media and Online Learning Platform together to provide a seamless user experience.




The ProChef ME Cooking School of the Year 2016:


Cooking School of the Year” award by ProChef Middle East that the school won at a special gala evening on November 16th, is a tribute and recognition of the achievements of notable culinary professionals &​ establishments that have made significant and lasting contributions to the Middle East’s F&B sector.

The nominations and winners are​ drawn exclusively from the fine category of 4 and 5 star outlets and equivalent independent restaurants & culinary institutions, from across the region to celebrate the creative hands and expertise of the industry. Voted by the industry and for the industry, the awards applaud the best of UAE’s food connoisseurs.

ICCA Dubai has been honoured by many prominent awards over the years but is now a proud winner of two coveted and distinguished awards in a row.

“Winning two significant awards of the year consecutively from the most prominent award bodies of the region is a great recognition for us. This is a testament to the skill​s​, innovative ingenuity and hard work of our dedicated team members, which wouldn’t have happened without them. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the whole team of ICCA Dubai and also Discovery-Fatafeat for their fantastic contribution in these achievements.  The awards not only validates our efforts but also acknowledges our vision to be one of the best inspiring, ​quality focused and innovation ​driven culinary institutes of the world”, said Mr. Sunjeh Raja, CEO & Director of ICCA Dubai, jubilant at the school’s addition to its long list of ​credits.








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