The course will be delivered through either online, blended, or face to face mode, fully customised to your need and situation. It will be planned as a flexible learning process with structured milestones and learning goals. Total duration of your course could range between 6 months to 2 years, depending on the level of support you need. You will be accepted into any one of the three categories below, depending on your current research and publication profile:Category A: Candidates who have good research experience but limited publication will be require intensive assistance and mentoring from IFSD experts for 1.5 to 2.5 years. The full course fee is USD 7,000 payable in two instalments, one at the beginning and the other in 3 months after commencement. They can be recommended to a University for PhDP enrolment after 2 years.
Category B: Candidates who have up to two scientific publications published recently and at least two others in the pipeline require 1-1.5 years of academic support and mentoring. They can be recommended to a university for enrolment between 1 to 2 years. The fee is USD 5,000, playable in two instalments, one at the beginning and other in 3 months after commencement.
Category C: Candidates who have excellent record of publications can complete the course within six months for a fee of USD $3,000 payable in two instalments, first at the beginning, and the second in two months after the commencement. They can be recommended to a university for enrolment after 6 months.