Stands for Institut Supérieur International du Parfum, de la Cosmétique et de l’Aromatique alimentaire, and is one of the most prestigious and highly regarded schools of perfumery, cosmetics, and flavor studies in the world. It offers post-graduate courses in many subjects, and also offers educational programs to post-high school students. The ISIPCA is known for providing opportunities of apprenticeships and training programs to flavorists, perfumers, and cosmetic majors in their chosen industries and fields.
The Paris situated organization has become a leader in not only the education and training for flavorist and perfumers, but also a pioneer in the worlds of research and continuous education. It is at the forefront of advancements and developments in the industries it serves, and features many notable alumni that have gone onto achieve great success in their respective fields. The organization is looked at as being an international flagship body for the spheres of fragrance related industries, and acts as the pole bearer for the fields worldwide.