Programme FEE Structure – EFPM

The total fee for the course is Rs.5,15,000/-(Rs. Five Lakh Fifteen Thousand only). The fees should be paid as detailed below:

An initial non-refundable Acceptance Fee of Rs.15,000/-(Rs. Fifteen Thousand only), needs to be paid before commencement of the programme.

The remaining Rs.5,00,000/- (Five Lakh only) should be deposited in four instalments (during four terms) in the following manner:

  1. 1st instalment – Rs. 1,25,000/-
  2. 2nd instalment – Rs. 1,25,000/-
  3. 3rd instalment – Rs. 1,25,000/-
  4. 4th instalment – Rs. 1,25,000/-

The payment of each instalment has to be made through Registration Link shared by FPM office before the begining of each term. There will be four terms, of six months each, in first two years of the programme. Total fee must be paid in first two years of the programme.

Campus Visits

Executive FPM students will complete mandatory course work in the CIMP campus, over four campus visits, spread over a period of about 2 years. Each campus visit will be of about 16 days duration (includes weekends). Besides these campus visits, additional campus visits will be required for the Comprehensive Qualifying Examination (CQE), research seminar presentation, thesis proposal presentation and defenceand for the final thesis defense.

Course curriculum

EFPM students need to undergo courses on quantitative techniques and research methodology. They will also have to undergo advanced doctoral courses aimed to provide integrated teaching, research and consulting skills.In addition to the above, EFPM students will undergo four doctoral level courses of their area of specialization which will acclimatize students with the process ofacademic research and enable them to conduct systematic review of literature related to their area of interest and choose their specific research topic. Other details about relevant courses will be shared subsequently.

Programme Duration

The programme will be of four years’ duration. Participants are required to ensure that they complete all requirements of the programme within the stipulated four years. Participants who are unable to complete within the stipulated time period may be allowed extension for maximum additional two years based on their progress and recommendation from his/ her Thesis Advisory Committee and with payment of extension/ continuation fees. However, extension will not be allowed beyond total six years (four years stipulated time plus two years extension) from the date of joining the programme.