Le Cordon Bleu International encompasses today more than 50 schools in 20 countries, training more than 20 000 students of 90 nationalities. With this large worldwide network, Le Cordon Bleu has naturally participated in many MasterChef editions:
- In 2010, Le Cordon Bleu participated in the edition of MasterChef Australia - Chef Franck Poupard was part of the jury when one of the competitions was hosted in France.
- For four consecutive years MasterChef Ukraine, rewards the winner with a special prize – a cuisine course at Le Cordon Bleu Paris. Every year Le Cordon Bleu Paris welcomes the winners.
- In 2012 MasterChef China winner was Wei Han, graduate from Le Cordon Bleu Paris 2011. In 2013, Le Cordon Bleu participated in MasterChef China, with Chef Patrick Terrien and Chef Bruno Stril in two different episodes. A nice group of former students were also featured in the emission.
- Le Cordon Bleu Madrid has also participated in the first editions of MasterChef España in 2013 and 2014 and of MasterChef Portugal in 2014 and 2015 to offer cuisine and pastry programs to the winners.