Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are the accommodations made for people with disabilities?

For participants with Visual impairment, the planned accommodations are:

  • To share electronic copies of handouts / documents and presentations that are compatible with screen readers.

  • To provide assistance with navigating the venue.

We are open to requests for accommodations and invite you to write to us at!

4. Where can participants of the course stay?

Write to us at and the organising team will share a list of recommended accommodation options and resources that are close to the course venue.

2. When and where is the course being held?

The course will run from Monday to Friday from December 6 to 17, 2021, from 9 AM to 5 PM. There is no coursework on the weekend.

The course is conducted in English.


The course will be held in North Goa. The details of the venue will be shared in due course.

5. Are there any scholarships/ fee reductions available for course applicants?

Waivers on fees may be offered based on the status of the registrations, to deserving candidates identified on the basis of pre-determined criteria. Interested participants may write to to request a waiver.

3. What is the course policy on breaks between sessions and missing sessions?

The course is designed to give sufficient breaks between sessions to allow participants to relax and network with speakers and other participants. There are 2 tea breaks and 1 lunch break on each day. 

Participants are permitted to miss sessions as per their discretion, but anyone who misses the equivalent of 2 days of the course may be asked to forfeit the course completion certificate.

6. What does the course fees include?

The fee includes course materials, lunch on the ten days of the course, as well as the leisure activities organised during the course (including two networking dinners).

The fee does not include travel and accommodation costs, and breakfast and dinner meals on course days.