Institut Culinaire de France in Bordeaux

Pastry - Bakery - Culinary Arts Management / Opening 2020

Institut Culinaire de France in association with Pierre Hermé opened its first campus in Bordeaux in 2020, offering training programs in bakery, pastry, chocolate-confectionery and ice cream arts management.

Bassins à Flot campus: a dynamic student district

Located in Bordeaux, on the Bassins à Flot campus, Institut Culinaire de France benefits from the positive energy of an evolving neighbourhood. Opened since 2020, it welcomes French and International students seeking to further their education. Institut Culinaire de France offers training programs in baking, pastry, chocolate-confectionery, ice cream and confectionary arts management.

First-class Teaching facilities

Institut Culinaire de France boasts of over 4,000 m² high-end facilities in Bordeaux. These include six training kitchens certified HQE, which includes a Pastry, bakery, chocolate, confectionery and ice cream laboratory. Additionally, three pastry laboratories, two bakery laboratories and six classrooms for class sizes up to 12-16 students maximum.

A professional teaching team

To execute its educational project, Institut Culinaire de France relies on an exceptional faculty of industry professionals, coming from the most prestigious houses, also distinguished in renowned culinary competitions. They are a major asset to our students and equally, our associate starred chefs and leading world-class culinary establishments.

Student services

Institut Culinaire de France, Bordeaux offers a wide range of services and personnel to support its students throughout their training.

Social spaces:

  • A student hall with, a cafeteria-style restaurant
  • A gathering space for the Students' Union.

Digital Services: 

  • created specifically for some programs, individual accounts on the educational platform, BlackBoard
  • access to a housing search assistance platform.


Institut Culinaire de France - Bordeaux
44 rue de la faïencerie
33 000 Bordeaux
Tel : +33 (0)5 64 31 19 40