International Admissions - Jio Institute

International Admissions

International Admissions
International Admissions

Key Dates

Admissions begins Mar 28, 2022
Last date to apply May 20, 2022
Jio Institute Entrance Test (online) May 21 - May 29, 2022
Online Interviews May 21 - Jun 5, 2022
Admissions offer release Jun 9, 2022
Last date to submit Admission Fee Jun 17, 2022
Last date to submit First Installment Jul 3, 2022
Programme begins Jul 14, 2022

Admission Philosophy

  1. Academic Excellence:  Applicants must display a consistently brilliant academic track-record. 
  2. Industry relevant work experience:  Applicants having at least 18 months of relevant work experience. 
  3. Diversity across professional domains, genders, national & international geographies and backgrounds.
  4. Holistic Evaluation based on academic performance, co-curricular and extracurricular accomplishments, perspectives, references, entrance exams, and interview.
  5. Merit Based & Need Blind Admissions: Selection to be solely on the basis of Merit.

 

PGP in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

Eligibility Criteria
  1. Candidates should hold at least a three-year undergraduate degree with minimum 50% or equivalent CGPA.
  2. All candidates must have completed at least one course at the undergraduate level in either Computer Science/ IT/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Economics.
  3. At least 18 months of work experience as of July 1, 2022

PGP in Digital Media and Marketing Communications

Eligibility Criteria
  1. Candidates should have at least a three-year undergraduate degree in any discipline with minimum 50% or equivalent CGPA
  2. At least 18 months of work experience as of July 1, 2022

Learn about your Application

Education

Education

Describe your educational journey:
10th Grade /‘O’ Level / Equivalent
12th Grade/’A’ Level / Equivalent
Graduation Transcript/Degree

Personal Information

Personal Information

Share personal and family information
Contact Details
Submit Passport/Nationality Card

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

What Interests you? Let us know. Are you a poet, a sportsperson, or an Entrepreneur? Tell us what makes you Unique?

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Help us understand your professional journey in detail

Statement of Purpose

Statement of Purpose

Tell us what drives you, why you are interested in us, and how will you give back to the society

Recommendations

Recommendations

We require two recommendations preferably from your professional supervisors

Application Fee

Application Fee

The Application fee for PG Programmes is $40 

Entrance Test

Entrance Test

Applicants will have to take an online proctored test comprising Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability & Writing Skills sections. View More details at Jio Institute Entrance Test. Alternately, applicants can also submit a valid GRE® test score.

Interview

Interview

Applicant meets with an interview panel of academicians and senior industry professionals to help us learn more about you. 

Selection process & resources

1. Create your account using the Jio Institute online application portal
  • Click here to visit the Jio Institute online application portal
  • Create your account using the Registration form
  • Follow the instructions to verify your email ID
2. Access application portal dashboard 
  • Once your email ID has been verified, login to the online application portal using your email ID and the password assigned to you.
  • Upon login, you will be directed to the Dashboard. Click on "Apply Now" to begin the Application form.
  • The online application form has different sections, viz. Personal Information, Academic Details, Work Experience, Essays & Recommendation, and Financing & Scholarship. We encourage you to explore these sections before you start filling in the information.
  • While filling up the online application you will be able to save drafts and even go back to a previous section to edit any information.
  • Next, use the ‘Upload Documents’ section to submit copies of Mandatory and Optional documents:
    1. The following documents are Mandatory, and must be included along with the application form:
      • Colour Photograph (Passport size photo)
      • ID Proof (Aadhar Card for Indian Students / Passport or Government recognised National Identity Card for Foreign Nationals)
      • Senior Secondary / 10th-grade / ‘O’ Level / Equivalent certificate
      • Higher Secondary / 12th-grade / ‘A’ Level / Equivalent certificate
      • Graduation degree certificate and transcripts / mark sheets
      • Work Experience / Service Letter(s)
      • Current Resume
    2. The following Optional documents may also be submitted to help build a stronger case for your candidacy:
      • Professional Certificate(s)
      • Post-Graduation degree certificate and transcripts / marksheets (if any)
      • Award Certificate(s)
      • Published Research Paper(s)
      • Portfolio / Work Samples / Project copy
      • Patent (if any)
      • Video Resume
  • Finally, submit the Application of $40 using the options available on the screen. Upon completion, the Admissions Office will automatically receive your application and supporting documents for review. Please note that the Application Fee is non-refundable.
3. Take the Online Entrance Test
  • After you submit your completed online application along with all other supporting documents, you will receive a link to take the online entrance exam.
  • The exam follows a multiple-choice format, and includes sections such as Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability, and Writing Skills, and takes approximately 130 minutes to complete.
  • You can choose from multiple slots to book a time as per your convenience, and can be taken online from the comfort of your residence,
  • Upon completion of the exam, the Admissions Office will automatically receive your test score.
  • Please note that no fee is payable for taking the test
  • You may view more details about the test from the link :  Jio Institute Entrance Test
4. Appear for an Online Interview
  • The Admissions Office will send you information to schedule an online interview with the admissions panel
  • Choose from the available time slots based on your convenience and book your appointment
5. Admission decision and Admission Fee payment
  • Based on an overall assessment of your application, and performance in the entrance test and interview the Admissions Office will communication its admissions decision to you.
  • If you are accepted into the programme, you will receive the Provisional Admission Offer Letter and you will be required to submit $350 to confirm as Admission Fee within 7 days. Please note that the Admission Fee is non-refundable.
  • Once you submit the Admission Fee, you will receive the final Admission Offer Letter and you will be required to submit $4000 as the First Installment within 15 days
  • Upon receipt of the First Installment, your admission into the programme will be confirmed, and you will receive further information related to the programme schedule.
  • You may request for a refund by referring to the Refund and Cancellation Policy.
6. Visa Guidelines
  • All International students except from Nepal and Bhutan will be required to obtain a Student / Research Visa before traveling to India.
  • Students are advised to apply for a Visa before coming to India by contacting the Indian Embassy in their respective home country.
  • The visa can be obtained based on the Provisional Admission Letter issued to the student by the Institute, along with the other documents required by the Indian Embassy. 

 

Scholarships & Fees 

Scholarship 

Jio Institute believes that all deserving candidates should have the opportunity to fulfil their higher education aspirations, despite financial and other challenges. In order to provide opportunities to deserving candidates who may not have the means to pursue quality higher education, Jio Institute will offer scholarships of up to 100% on the tuition fees. Scholarships will be awarded based on the review of individual needs, as well as the Jio Institute’s commitment to access, inclusion, gender parity and diversity. A significant number of scholarships will be available for meritorious candidates, international candidates, specially-abled candidates, etc.

PGP Fees for 2022-23
The fee for the Post Graduate Programme is USD 8000 (inclusive of tuition and residential fee) for the academic year 2022-23.
Fee Structure for PGP Programmes (Academic Year 2022-23)
 
Application Fee
Particulars Amount Remarks
Application Fee USD 40 To be paid at the time of submission of online application form (Non-refundable)
 
Programme Fee
Particulars Components Amount Remarks
Admission Fee - USD 350 Payable on receipt of Provisional Admission Offer
 
Fees for 1st and 2nd Quarter Tuition Fee USD 2,600 Payable on receipt of Final Admission Offer.
Hostel Fee USD 925
Mess Fee USD 400
Total Amount Payable as First Installment USD 3,925
 
Fees for 3rd and 4th Quarter Tuition Fee USD 2,400 Payable at the start of Quarter 3 (Jan 2023)
Hostel Fee USD 925
Mess Fee USD 400
Total Amount Payable as Second Installment USD 3,725
 
Total Programme Fee
(Admission Fee + Fees for four Quarters)
USD 8,000  
 
Cancellation & Refunds
  1. Application Fee is non-refundable.
  2. Admission Fee and applicable taxes are Non-refundable.
  3. First Installment and applicable taxes will be refunded completely, if such a request is received on or before July 11, 2022.
  4. Second Installment and applicable taxes are Non-refundable.
  5. In case of extenuating circumstances, all deductions may be waived off by the competent authorities on compassionate grounds.
  6. Above figures are inclusive of all applicable taxes
One Time Charges/Deposits
# Particulars Amount
1 One Time Security Deposit (Interest Free, Refundable at the end of Academic Year subject to any applicable recoveries ) USD 150
2 One Time Alumni Fee (Transferable to Alumni association fund) USD 150
Above one time charges/deposits are to be paid along with fees for 1st and 2nd quarter
Other Estimated expenses for PG Programmes
# Particulars Approximate Amount
1 Books (As per actuals) USD 300
2 Laptop (As per actuals) USD 1,000
3 Other Charges (Documentation, Photocopies, Laundry, Electricity, etc) USD 600
Note: These are only indicative figures. To be incurred directly by the students on actual basis

Additional Expenses towards Study Abroad Module : 

  1. Students will also travel overseas for a Study Abroad Module of 2 to 3 weeks duration at one of our Globally reputed partner University. For this purpose, Jio Institute will cover expenses towards course fee, residential charges, meal expenses, industry visits, cultural immersion, etc. estimated to be around USD 4000 per student 
  2. Students will only have to bear expenses towards air fare, Visa charges and insurance (on actuals), estimated to be around USD 1700.  
Refund and Cancellation Policy
Prospective applicants and students are requested to view the Refund & Cancellation policy for more information.

For more details about the programme, please download the programme brochure.