Frequently asked questions

  • What is unique in this course than other Genomic Data analysis certificate programs?
    This is not just a skill enhancement course, rather it is a career centric course. Other than learning specialized skills of Genomics data analysis, you are also assured 100% Job placement after course completion with minimum package of INR 3 lakhs. Additionally, for the complete period of course duration you will also receive a substantial stipend of INR 12,000.
  • What kind of career awaits after completing the GGI certificate program?
    The course will provide you comprehensive exposure for both academia and industry demand. Post completion of the course you will be able to join either a company (industry) as Genomics Data Scientist and also if you are interested in research you will be able to join a research lab focusing on Genomics research.
  • Is it a Full Time Course?
    Yes, it is a full time course. The course demands high level of dedication from the participants for the complete duration of the course. 3 months classroom duration would be 9 hours / day and internship will be very intensive with per day time investment of 10-12 hours for the 3 months internship period.
  • Any support or financial Aid will be available to me during the course?
    Stipend on INR 12,000 will be provided to each participant per month for the complete duration of the course.
  • Is accommodation included in the course fees?
    No. Participants will have to arrange their own accommodation.
  • Will I have to pay extra for the course material?
    No. Course material will be provided to each participants .
  • Are there any clauses for getting 100% Job placement?
    Yes. The participants have to complete the course and attend the classes and internship for the complete 6 months period with minimum 85% attendance. Also, the participants will have to clear the examination at the end of the course with minimum CGPA of 6 on scale of 10.
  • How much tax will I have to pay?
    Taxes are collected as per government regulations. Currently service tax is @ 15%. However, at the time of payment if GST is introduced by the Government, then the taxes might go up to 18-20% depending on Government announcement.