Get access to world-class knowledge straight from India’s most qualified wine expert, on how to taste like a pro, deepen your appreciation and understanding of wine, and gear up for success in a fast-evolving industry.

Learn, grow and succeed at the Sonal Holland Wine Academy, the gold standard in wine & beverage education.

Sonal Holland Wine Academy, founded in 2009, is India’s foremost institution for learning about wine and beverages. Our courses teach a global curriculum that is both industry and consumer-focussed, up-to-date and are designed for professionals in various stages of their career, hospitality students and budding enthusiasts who wish to deepen their knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of wine.

F&B Professionals

Turbo-charge your skills, fast-track your careers and jump the queue for success. Get ahead of your peers

                                                    Hospitality/ Culinary Students

Let your wine certifications do the talking at the interviews. Invest in yourself, land the best jobs.

                                                            Wine Enthusiasts

Maximise enjoyment and confidence when buying, drinking and talking wine. Overcome wine anxiety, exude competence

Turn your passion into your profession

In these finest-ever online courses with Master of Wine, Sonal Holland, you will acquire the power of knowledge, skills and confidence to convert your passion for the wine subject into a possible profession. Sharpen your knowledge, learn new skills, broaden your experience by taking our courses at the Sonal Holland Wine Academy and get ready to reinvent and launch your career as a wine professional.

Uncorking Happiness with 

Sonal Holland, Master of Wine

“In Italy, they add work to wine and food. In France, they drink Champagne in victory and defeat. Wine, in many cultures, adorns a place of pride and identity. Wine is so much more than just a beverage. One must learn, to discover, to fall in love.

We are thrilled to launch the online courses at Sonal Holland Wine Academy and remain committed to offering the highest-quality and innovative education on wines and beverages. Our aim is to make on-demand online knowledge on wine easily accessible, affordable and enjoyable among Indians resident here and those living globally.

With wine’s soaring popularity in India as a sophisticated and a lifestyle beverage, I welcome you to the inner circle and invite you to join me in a discovery of a whole new world of enhanced opportunities and elevated taste.”

 Raising a glass to your success.


(On-Demand 100% Online Course with Certificate)

The Certified Wine Pro is a beginner to intermediate level online course comparable to any other globally-recognised qualification, designed and delivered by India’s only Master of Wine, Sonal Holland. Get ready to launch your wine career, sharpen your wine knowledge and taste like a certified wine pro. Upon completion, you will receive a ‘Certified Wine Pro’ certificate from the Sonal Holland Wine Academy.

₹. 2200

₹. 1,760
(inclusive of taxes)


(On-Demand 100% Online Course with Certificate)

Experience the magic of the vineyards, how grapes are picked, key steps in winemaking, the art of blending and ageing of wines in barrels - all beautifully captured at an Indian winery. Learn from Sonal Holland, Master of Wine - quench your thirst for winemaking insights, watch the journey from grape to glass and discover what makes Indian wines unique. Upon completion, you will receive a ‘Winemaking in India’ certificate from the Sonal Holland Wine Academy.

₹. 1800
₹. 1,200
(inclusive of taxes)


(Online Classroom-Training Course)

A globally-recognised, beginner-level qualification accredited by UK-based WSET, for those starting a wine career or pursuing an interest in wine. This qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine. Upon successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

₹. 11,800
(inclusive of taxes)


(Online Classroom-Training Course)

WSET's Level 2 Award in Wines is a beginner- to an intermediate-level qualification accredited by UK-based WSET suitable for industry professionals and enthusiasts wishing to learn about a wide range of wines to build on the introductory knowledge gained with the Certified Wine Pro or WSET Level 1 course. Upon successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

₹. 21,240

(inclusive of taxes)


(Classroom-based Training Course)

WSET Level-3 is an advanced level qualification accredited by UK-based WSET for professionals working in the wine industry and passionate enthusiasts. For individuals seeking to delve deeper into the world of wines, this qualification provides a detailed understanding of grape-growing, winemaking and wine styles from around the world. Upon successful completion, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.

₹. 1,06,200

(inclusive of taxes and tasting samples)

Benefits of learning at Sonal Holland Wine Academy

Flexibility and Convenience

Gain the freedom to learn online at your own time and pace

Unparalleled Expertise

Learn from Sonal Holland, India’s first and only Master of Wine, the worlds most respected title, and the most celebrated wine professional of the country

World-class Curriculum

Global curriculum that is up-to-date with the latest trends and developments

Best Costs

Most affordable wine courses in the world, delivering high-quality quality wine education at the best costs that you can find.

Industry Focused

Courses designed to empower you with the knowledge that is relevant, industry-focused and career-forwarding.


Gold-standard certification from Sonal Holland Wine Academy, highly recognised among industry leaders, issued immediately upon course completion.

          WSET certifications are awarded by              Wine and Spirits Education Trust(UK)

Food & beverage professionals to alco-beverage marketers, aspiring sommeliers to budding chefs, bartenders to restaurant owners, airline crew to cruise-line staff, entrepreneurs to enthusiasts, curious drinkers to seasoned connoisseurs – there’s a course for all.

Should you wish to request a course tailored to your corporate/ institutional needs, please write to us at [email protected]


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