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India Fellows Programme – A Note

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The “India Fellows’’ Programme will help young Diaspora entrepreneurs gain an understanding of aspects critical to gaining market entry into India; practical insights about doing business with India, understanding the legal & regulatory environment, exposure to Indian economy and an insight into the emerging opportunities in the world’s fastest growing economy. 

With a combination of a ten day residential programme at the ISB campuses in India and an year-long engagement through webinars, the programme offers a balanced mix of experiential learning including exposure to the touch & feel of the Indian market, connect with senior Govt officials dealing with investment policies, domain experts, captains of the Indian industry and a curated networking opportunity with potential business partners.

Selected candidates who complete the programme will become members of the OIFC India Entrepreneurship Fellows (OIEF) Club, which will receive support & facilitation from OIFC in doing business in India.

The India Fellows Programme is open to young Indian Diaspora entrepreneurs/professionals in decision-making capacity/potential investors & international partners of Indian companies (21-39 years of age); with min. 3 years of entrepreneurial experience

Scheduled to begin in mid-2016, the programme is being offered at a special introductory fee of US $ 5,000 per participant plus service tax. Fee includes boarding & lodge, programme-related learning material, field visits & webinars. Participants will have to bear the cost for travel and local conveyance.