Welcome to NFCI

National Finishing and Cookery Institute (NFCI) is both research-intensive and learner-centred where students across India master excellence in the field of food and hospitality. The culinary centre is an amalgamation of opportunities, connections and prominent placements.

Today, the food industry has grown to manifold with abundant of opportunities and career plans. We offer degree and associate programs spanning the core of food industry. Our food-centric education model helps our students to pitch attractive career options in the food business. Top employers look to the NFCI when hiring, and when you grab your NFCI degree, they wish to take you on board.

Backed with 31 years of experience, our institute is a full-service culinary arts and training centre which offers a spectrum of cookery courses. We have proficient panel of educators for the students intending to become professional chefs. The advanced programs are also there to help them upgrade their cooking abilities.

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“Turn your passion into a smart career with us!”

A glance into History

The institute came into existence in 1990 as Nikhar hobby center. Since the time is always been a powerful factor in defining the success of an individual or an institute, by 1999 it surfaced its nomenclature, named as NFCI – National Finishing and Cookery Institution. The inference of the name is the right testimony of the progress attained during 1990 till date.  The central institute is located in Model Town, Jalandhar.  To meet the rising need more campuses have been inaugurated at Amritsar, Barsar (Himachal Pradesh), Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Ludhiana (Punjab), Maqsudan (Jalandhar), Mohali (Punjab), Solan (Himachal Pradesh), Dalhousie(Himachal Pradesh) and Patiala (Punjab).


Mentoring towards Empowerment


To enlighten the path of learner towards Employability, Sustainability & Entrepreneurship by providing essential skill set.


Respect, Honesty, Commitment
and Growth

Why us

Labs of Excellence

Advanced labs and centres of excellence to give them the opportunity to work on real-life projects and cutting edge over others.

Experiential Training

Classes are designed to engage students in hands-on experience that are linked to live case handling and situation.

Practical School

Initiatives help students to undergo meaningful work experience over a period spent at NFCI.

Holistic Environment

A conducive environment which helps in overall growth and development & nurtures excellence in every aspect.


Mrs. Brijinder Kaur Nagpal
Mr. Pemninder Singh Nagpal
Mrs. Anjna Joshi
Mr. Sanjeev Kashyap
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