GUSTIBUS MENS DAT INCREMENTUM
(Taste gives the mind growth)
The WSET® was founded in 1969 in London, UK. During its 45 years of operation it has managed to acquire a leading role globally in the education of wines, spirits and alcoholic beverages, with more than 48,000 students per annum in about 65 countries and in 17 different languages.
The WSET® programmes are certified by the Office of the Qualifications & Examinations Regulator (OfQual) - the only recognised government certification body, according to the National Legislative Framework of Certification for Training Programmes and Exams in Great Britain.
The global activities of the WSET®, are managed from London, UK. The WSET® London brings together all the main functions from research to Marketing and is responsible for the academic invigilation of the qualifications acquisition programmes, admissions criteria thereof, teaching material, examinations and of the awarding of degrees worldwide.