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Fellow Programme in Management - Queries
What is FPM?
Where can I get more information about the Fellow Programme in Management?
What is the average completion time for FPM?
Is it possible to complete the programme on a part-time basis?
Who should apply? What are the typical backgrounds of doctoral students?
What are the qualities which XLRI is looking for in applicants to the programme?
How will I sustain myself for 4-5 years, if I have a family?
Does it help to have an MBA degree before entering the programme?
How do I apply? What is the process of admission to the programme? Where can I get the forms? Can I apply online?
Do I have to take XAT for getting admission in to FPM?
What are the important deadlines?
What is the purpose of the interview? What is expected at the interview for XLRI? Does it help if I come prepared with a research proposal?
Is separate accommodation for married people available?
Does the programme accept international students?
How selective is XLRI? What are my chances of getting admitted? How many students are admitted each year?
What areas of specialization are offered in the programme?
Do you have an option of doing inter-disciplinary research?
Is the course-work at XLRI very difficult?
What are the important stages in the programme?
Do I apply for a specific area or can I choose my area after getting admission?
How much flexibility exists in the programme? Can I change my area of research during my stay at XLRI?
How do I choose my research topic?
What is the process of getting a scholarship and how much is the amount?
Are doctoral students required to teach?
What support is available for presenting research papers in Indian and international conferences?
How do I find a job after completing my doctoral studies?
How does the programme prepare me for an academic career?
Is FPM from XLRI recognized as equivalent to a Ph.D.?
What is the degree/title that I get at the completion of the programme?
Are graduates of Satellite-Based programmes exempted from taking the XAT?
What is the validity period for GATE / GRE / GMAT / UGC JRF scores?
Can one be permitted to apply in both PGP and FPM?
Where can I get an answer to my XAT related queries?