Our Origin - Universita del Caffe of Trieste
Founded in 1999, the Universta del caffe (University of coffee) of Trieste, Italy, came to life as a center of excellence. This brainchild of illy was created to promote and spread the culture of quality coffee, in Italy and all over the world.
At Universita del Caffe, the culture of coffee starts with care and attention with even the smallest of details from plant to cup. This ensures a cup of perfect coffee is served in every corner of the world, from Shanghai to Seoul, Cairo to Amsterdam and Sao Paulo to Bangalore.
Theory is important, but here, we start with the people, their needs and points of view, not forgetting the sharing of ideas and experiences.
For professionals working in the hospitality industry, we offer not only the best training and the latest trends in coffee, but also detailed training on management and promotional asprects of running a successful outlet.
Every year, all over the world, the school trains more than 10 000 people.