WSET level - 2 

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Sonal Holland Wine Academy

Who should join the course:

This qualification is intended for beginners wishing to learn about a wide range of wines or those seeking to build on the introductory knowledge gained with the WSET Level 1 Award in Wines. You’ll gain knowledge of the principal and regionally important grape varieties of the world, the regions in which they are grown, and the styles of wine they produce. Through a combination of tasting and theory, you’ll explore the factors that impact style and quality and learn how to describe these wines with confidence.

October Batch - Classroom

₹37760 (All Inclusive)
Course Date: 18th, 19th, 20th Oct 2023 
Exam Date: 20th Oct 2023
Registration Deadline: 2nd Oct 2023
Venue: Sonal Holland Wine Academy, Worli, Mumbai.

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November Batch - Classroom

₹37760 (All Inclusive)
Course Date: 15th, 16th ,17th Nov 2023
Exam Date: 17th Nov 2023
Registration Deadline: 31st Oct 2023
Venue: Sonal Holland Wine Academy, Worli, Mumbai.

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November Batch - Online

₹27730 (Without Tasting)
Course Date: 29th, 30th Nov & 1st Dec 2023  
Exam Date: 11th Dec 2023
Registration Deadline: 20th Nov 2023
Venue: Zoom Meeting

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December Batch - Classroom

₹37760 (All Inclusive)
Course Date: 13th, 14th, 15th Dec 2023  
Exam Date: 15th Dec 2023
Registration Deadline: 28th Nov 2023
Venue: Sonal Holland Wine Academy, Worli, Mumbai.

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What you'll learn:

  • How to taste and describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine®(SAT)
  • How environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options influence the style and quality of wines made from eight principal grape varieties:
    • Chardonnay
    • Pinot Grigio/Gris
    • Sauvignon Blanc
    • Riesling
    • Cabernet Sauvignon
    • Merlot
    • Pinot Noir
    • Syrah/Shiraz
  • The style and quality of wines: made from 22 regionally important grape varieties produced in over 70 geographical indications (GIs) around the world
  • How grape varieties and winemaking processes influence key styles of:
    • Sparkling wines
    • Fortified wines
  • Key labelling terms used to indicate origin, style and quality
  • Principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine
  • Principles of food and wine pairing

Course Delivery

This qualification has a minimum requirement of 28 hours* of study time:

  • 16 hours* of delivery time with a WSET course provider 
  • 11 hours of personal study and revision 
  • A 1-hour examination 
  • The course is delivered in English 
  • The course will be conducted in-classroom by our educator for our offline course and via Zoom/Google Meet in our online course


A one-hour closed-book examination comprised of 50 multiple-choice questions. On successful completion of the examination, you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo. Assessment will be carried online. Please read the document on Remote Invigilation.

Course Fees

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You must be of legal drinking age in the country where you are attending the course to participate in any alcohol tasting. However, this is not a barrier to successfully completing the qualification.

WSET Level-II Calendar for Academic Year 2022/23 by SHWA
Course Date Exam Date Registration Deadline Click to Pay Online
18th, 19th, 20th Oct 2023 (Offline)

19th Oct 23

28th Sept 23

₹37760 (All Inclusive)

15th, 16th,17th Nov 2023 (Offline)
29th, 30th Nov & 1st Dec 2023  (Online)

17th Nov 23

11th Dec 23

22nd Nov 23

20th Nov 23

₹37760 (All Inclusive)

₹37760 (All Inclusive)

13th, 14th, 15th Dec 2023 (Offline)

15th Dec 23

22nd Nov 23

₹37760 (All Inclusive)

Please go through The Policy Documents carefully.

Incase of insufficient batch size, courses are subjective to cancellation, your seat will be reserved for the next batch.

*Course duration is at the discretion of SHWA