The International Center for Training and knowledge Transfer CETT (affiliated with the University of Barcelona) presents the first university Diploma in Cocktails and Mixology in Spain. The first edition of this course was provided at CETT-UB Campus, between November 2015 and May 2016, with the assesment and collaboration of Javier de las Muelas, entrepreneur, bartender, mixologist and director of conceptual development of the course.
According to Nan Ferreres, School of Hospitality and Tourism CETT director, "CETT-UB, thanks to our teaching experience, has created new studies available to the students, one single training, high quality, effective and practical, the new professional bartending must master to respond to the growing demand in this sector". The new Diploma drivers have noted that the final objective is "a comprehensive view of the content that leads to a new dimension of knowledge in mixology".
With a duration of 160 hours (30 ECTS credits), the new Diploma is aimed at professionals in active and interested in mixology. This is the only way in this area recognized by one university; in this case, the University of Barcelona (UB).