Frequently Asked Questions
The Gap Year journey extends for 3 months, where the last phase concludes with consolidation of all that you would have experienced during this extensive and beautiful journey.
We will be issuing a transcript along with the certificate mentioning specific courses you took and grades earned by you.
Yes, you will be able to apply for universities abroad, for both of their spring and fall intakes.
Yes, the intent is to bring you closer to the workspaces to understand the dynamics and expectations of the market in addition to understanding self. You will visit workstations, offices, industries, meet the people from the field to know the work closely and at the same time get your hands dirty while working on some very intense projects of your own. Further, the second phase of the program will allow you to enter the work field through volunteering and interning opportunities to experience the real world beyond the classroom lectures.
Yes, it is a co-ed program
Yes, international students can join this exciting journey if they have fulfilled the schooling standards of their respective countries.
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The student enters the university with more confidence and conviction to pursue courses of their interest. You will also get a certificate on completion of the program mentioning all the courses you took as a GAP year student.
Yes, you receive a certificate on successful completion of the course. You will also receive certificates for the internship.
Yes, of course, anyone who fulfills the criteria can apply.
Yes, there is a scholarship provision. Scholarships are merit cum need based therefore, you are requested to furnish complete and authentic information while applying for the same.
Yes, career coaches and facilitators would help students to assess their strengths, weaknesses, interests and passion throughout the program. They will be guided through the crucial process of selecting the courses, colleges and their application procedure.
NO, there is no entrance test for the same. The detailed application form and personal interview would enable us to know the candidate better and select the suitable candidates for the journey
We would love to hear you speak freely from heart, preferably in English or Hindi.
Following students are eligible for enrolling for the program-
- Students who have passed the class 12 board or equivalent exam
- Students who have appeared for class 12 exams
- Students who dropped out of school for some valid reasons
- Students who have been part of an alternative education system (unschooling/ homeschooling etc)
Yes, it is a residential program as we believe in an ecosystem approach where you learn the most from your surroundings, peers, and mentors. Campus stay will be compulsory for the first and last 15 days, further stay will be dependent on the project opted by the student.
No, academic performance is not the sole criterion. Your creativity, confidence, intent to explore and vigor to learn would allow you to enter and experience this exciting journey.
The fee of the course is 2.0 L INR or 2700 USD which includes the taxes, 1 months of on campus accommodation, meals, workshops, field visits, and travel.
Yes, the plan is structured in a way that you come across as many options as possible to find what resonates with your passion and interests. Constant evaluation and mentoring will help you choose what suits you the best.
In the third step of the online application, the applicant is asked to mention two references of your mentors or teachers who have taught them. They will be contacted with regards to the applicant’s performance/ aptitude through their academic journey and extra curricular participation. Few points to remember with respect to this are:
-The referees should not be family or neighbors of the student. In event of such disclosure, the application/admission will be terminated.
-It should be noted that the referees are informed of their information being shared with us.
-In case of no replies from the referees in the stipulated time, the application will be terminated.
This means that interviews will be scheduled along when the selection team shortlists the applications. The results will also be declared accordingly. Since the seats are limited, it is recommended to apply at the earliest possible to maximize the possibility of selection.