Global Academy of Tourism and Hospitality Education (GATE) is one of Nepal’s leading hospitality colleges. Located in Mandikhatar, Kathmandu, it is the first college in Asia to provide a Swiss degree. GATE is also the first academy in Nepal to win an international award at the World Hospitality Award, Most innovative training program in 2011. Global Academy of Tourism and Hospitality Education (GATE) was started in May 2007 and has since been a pioneer exploring, developing, providing and enhancing the Hospitality & Tourism Education in Nepal. Since its humble beginnings, GATE has been providing the people and the society with academic courses as well as short term skill and vocational course in coordination with CTEVT Nepal & Australian Government recognized course Commercial Cookery certificate III TAFE, NSW Australia.
GATE is committed to impart the knowledge with an emphasis on both practical and theoretical learning to help the students to manage, develop and promote tourism and hospitality industry. GATE is global in its outlook, hence, understands and values the local need while assuring the quality of disciplined work culture. Adopting a Swiss study model and Swiss applied education concepts, GATE’s internationally accepted program has time-tested advantages for the students in Nepal. GATE’s academic program is articulated and accredited by the HotellerieSuisse, (SHA), the educational standards are crafted by University of Zurich which corresponds to European Qualification Framework (EQF): Level 6. According to the European Qualification Framework (EQF), level 6 is on the same level as the Bachelor Degree and the same has an equivalency by “Tribhuwan University” Nepal’s largest and historic National University. SHA has their partner institutions in Switzerland, China, Australia, and Nepal.
The vocational courses of GATE operate under the CTEVET Nepal and North Coast TAFE, a part of TAFE NSW which is one of the highly recognized Australian Government accredited culinary course. An opportunity to earn Australian Culinary certificate III in Nepal at an affordable price ensuring optimum exposure to working is the key benefit to join TAFE at GATE.