Am I eligible to apply for BootCamp?

The Policy BootCamp is for young individuals who are ready to throw themselves in the policy domain. If the screening committee feels you will be a good fit for the bootcamp, you will be considered for candidature.

Can people from outside India apply?

Yes. The curriculum covers different aspects which are useful for anyone interested in studying emerging economies.

Can I choose to stay at a self-arranged accommodation?

No. It is a residential program. All participants will be provided air-conditioned accommodation within the program campus.

Will there be sessions on weekends also?

Yes, there will be sessions throughout the 14 days. There is no holiday in between.

Is this a certificate program?

Yes, participants will receive a certificate on successful completion of BootCamp.

Where is the Policy BootCamp conducted?

The previous editions of the BootCamp have been conducted at:
1. Gateway College of Architecture and Design
2. O.P. Jindal Global University

This year, the Policy BootCamp will be organized in most suitable venue depending on the basis of requirements and availabilty.

What kind of food is served during the stay in Policy BootCamp?

The meals served includes breakfast, lunch, high-tea and dinner for all the days. We provide good quality pure vegetarian food which is covered under the fee for the programme. Participants can priorly request for Jain food.

What if I am unable to attend the BootCamp after getting selected?

Option 1 – Defer candidature to the subsequent edition of the Policy BootCamp (difference in fees for both years to be settled by the candidate in the year of participation)

Option 2 – Opt for refund:
50% refund – Upon cancellation of candidature on or before April 14, 2020
25% refund – Upon cancellation of candidature on or before May 2, 2020
No refund – Upon cancellation of candidature after May 2, 2020

Note:
Option 1 and 2 are applicable only when the fees have been settled, in full. In the case that the fees have not been paid, the candidate will have to go through the entire application process again, in the year that he/she shall be applying.