Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Candidates with their graduation and having their own business are they eligible?

Yes, they are eligible provided they are actively involved in the business.

What do you expect from the students?

Each student will successfully complete the course by full filling the minimum course requirements like attendance, submission of projects and assignments in time, fair participation in all exams along with their active participation to make the VIL programme a grand success.

Can the enrolled students attend classes at any of the centers, in case of travel?

The whole idea or purpose of launching a VIL-Based Programme is to enable students attend classes while on tour without interrupting their programme schedule.

How do we communicate with the faculty other than class room timings?

Preferable communication medium is through email however a student make a call over telephone.

What will be the evaluation procedure, grade system or pointer?

The grading pattern and the evaluation procedure are specified in the Student Manual which is available on AIS for use by the registered students.

How the assessment and grading are done for an individual at the end of the session?

A student is assessed on his performance in quizzes thereby conducted followed by Mid term End term Exams and Individual or Group Assignments like Case Studies & Project work given to them from time to time and accordingly Grades are awarded.

For some subjects, it is absolutely necessary and for some it is left to the discretion of the faculty concerned.

Are there any possibilities of the faculty visiting in respective cities or at least to major metros when courses are on?

Yes. There is a possibility of the faculty visiting the respective cities.

Is there any scope for deferring the course if we are on travel to out country, say US where Virtual Classroom studio is not available?

Completing 1st term is mandatory. However if one wishes one can take a breake but care has to be taken in seeing to it that is completed within a timeframe of 36 months.

Is there any possibility to access course material through internet?

Course material can be accessed through internet. There is one Academic Information System (AIS) where only registered students can access the course material.

Will there be guest lectures from the industry experts?

As an when required there will be guest Lectures from the experts of Indian industry.

Is project work after or within the course duration?

Project work needs to be completed within the course duration and within the time frame as specified by the VIL office.

Can I take a break or transfer to another city?

One can take a break under the following conditions.

Break is allowed only once during the course, except during the first term.

Once you take a break you have to send the Brake form to XLRI with a copy to your study center.

While transferring to another city, one needs to follow the rules and regulation laid down by the technical partner.

What if I am traveling while the classes are on?

You may opt to take any of the Virtual Classroom Location from whichever city you will be traveling to. This is possible with prior and written permission from both the class-room coordinators so as to make necessary infrastructure available incase of a sudden emergency.

What is the minimum % attendance required?

A Minimum of 75% attendance is required.

Results - how are they declared?

The student will be intimated by e mail individually and along with a copy of The Letter of Admission to be sent only to the successful candidates.

Who is eligible for the programs?

For all the programs the eligibility would be Graduation with at least 2 years of work experience.

Basic Knowledge of computers is a must for all the above courses.

What are the documents required to apply for this course?

The documents that will be required are copies of your graduation or Degree certificate along with a copy of the Transcript for the above same a letter from the company - justifying your relevant work experience (wherever is applicable) with a DD of Rs. 1000/- payable at Jamshedpur.

Is the prospectus available online? Where can I collect it from?

Yes. Please visit http://www.iim-india.net/ for the electronic brochure.

Where can I procure the application form?

The Application Form can be downloaded from http://www.iim-india.net/

Can I get a demonstration of how the classes will be conducted before I apply?

 Yes. You can visit any of the Virtual Classroom of this VIL Education programmes for a demonstration.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) ?

 Yes, you can on request to any of the Virtual Classroom Coordinator to speak to the participants of the past or ongoing programs.