The GIFTED Programme

Global Immersion Fellowship for Talent & Educational Development

The Global Immersion Fellowship for Talent & Educational Development (GIFTED) Program is a unique opportunity for Indian students to pursue international education in India with defined pathways for the pursuit of higher education in the USA. O.P. Jindal Global (Institution of Eminence Deemed To Be University) and the University of Arizona have collaborated to oer a unique learning experience that allows participants to earn undergraduate U.S. credits through specialized academic streams.

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Programme Highlights

The GIFTED programme is a global fellowship designed for students who believe that global is first and foremost a way of thinking, a headspace, and an attitude to being. This programme is
open to students who have received an offer of admission to the University of Arizona, USA.


To proactively respond to emerging challenges to international mobility and their adverse impact on conventional models of pursuing higher education.


To offer students enrolled at the University of Arizona, a global learning experience and campus life that is independent of near to medium term constraints on physical mobility.

GIFTED is a one-year programme by the end of which students will have achieved:

  • Immersion in academic and professional disciplines of Law, Business, Banking and Finance, International Affairs, Liberal Arts and Humanities, Government and Public Policy, Media and Communication, Art and Architecture, Environmental Studies, and Behavioural Sciences
  • A grasp over the ways in which technology is driving change in these fields and tools to observe and manage such change
  • Critical and lateral reasoning skills for analysing contemporary challenges
  • An introduction to global learning on a global campus
  • An understanding of the emerging landscape of global higher education and future careers

Upon successful completion of the programme, fellows will be awarded a Certificate.

Curriculum & Courses

Law, Policy & Justice

Innovation, Business & Entrepreneurship

Culture, Diplomacy & New Media

Architecture, Design & Environment

Business, Finance & Technology

Programme Fee

Tuition: INR 3,75,000 per year (USD 5,000 pegged to 1 USD = 75 INR)

Housing: INR 2,50,000 per year (on campus or up to 5 km from campus with shuttle service to
campus), meals and laundry service on campus

Application Requirements

  • An Offer of Admission from the University of Arizona
  • CV
  • Official Transcript of the qualifying examination (12 standard exam for undergraduate entry
    and UG degree certificate for postgraduate entry)

Programme Start Date

October 15, 2020

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16 Specialized & Customized Courses

Gender, War & PeaceEntrepreneurship Toolkit
Blockchain Technology & Future Business AvenuesForeign Policies of the US & the EU
Introduction to the UN System & DiplomacyInstitutional Economics
Introduction to Law & Regulation of Artificial IntelligenceBig Data & Digital Media Reforms
Indian Diaspora & the LawSocial Innovation & Entrepreneurship
International Human Rights & MovementsFundamental Principles of Financial Regulations
Doing Business in the US, EU & IndiaPrinciples of Interior Design & Design Theory
Behavioural Science & PsychologyReporting Violent Conflicts, Crises & Disasters