TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Accelerated Management Program by Harappa School of Leadership

Harappa Learning Private Limited is a company registered in India with its registered office at N-154 Panchsheel Park New Delhi, South Delhi – 110017, India (referred to herein as “Harappa“, “we“, “our” or “us“). Harappa is a web and mobile based  platform which offers curated and specially designed and scripted courses aimed at strengthening foundational skills and building competencies geared towards achieving professional success through its website, https://harappa.education/ (or any successor site), https://hsol.education (or any successor site), and its related sub-domains, sites, mobile applications and tools accessed through a mobile device, mobile application, computer or any other device (“Website“).

Harappa has curated and designed this accelerated management program (“Program“) being offered by the Harappa School of Learning (“HSOL“), for ambitious early-career working professionals who are passionate about opportunities in the new economy. The Program will enable graduating cohorts to access high-growth, in-demand roles, across product, marketing and data, in India’s most exciting companies.

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“T&Cs“) carefully before registering for the Program and contact us if you have any questions. For the purposes of these T&Cs, wherever the context so requires “you” or “your” or “Learner” means any individual/natural person who registers and/or is admitted to this Program (as the case may be). You will be asked to give your explicit consent to these T&Cs before registering/applying for the Program. By consenting to these T&Cs and applying for the Program, you understand and agree to be bound by these T&Cs. Further, you acknowledge that you have read these T&Cs and you satisfy the eligibility criteria of the Program stated hereunder.

Please note that these T&Cs are in addition to the Terms of Use https://consumer.harappa.education/terms-and-conditions, Privacy Policy https://consumer.harappa.education/privacy-policy  , Cookie Policy https://harappa.education/cookie-policy and any other policies available on the Website, including any modifications or amendments made thereto by Harappa from time to time, at its sole discretion (collectively referred to as the “Harappa Policies“). If these T&Cs conflict with any Harappa Policies, then the T&Cs will prevail in relation to the Program. These T&Cs and Harappa Policies constitute the entire understanding between you and Harappa with regards to the Program.

These T&Cs are made between you and us and shall come into effect when the Learner at the time of registration/applying for the Program clicks on the checkbox to accept the T&Cs.

If you do not agree or are not willing to be bound by these T&Cs, please do not click on the “check box” and on the “Submit/Agree” button and do not register/apply for the Program.

1. REGISTRATION AND ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

While the Website is freely accessible to the Learner(s) to browse, subject to the Harappa Policies, in order to avail the Program, the Learner is required to register on the Website through an Account to submit his/her  application for admission . For the purpose of these T&Cs, “Account” means the account successfully opened by the Learner on the Website, by providing information/documents requested for on the Website such as your name, address, mobile number, email id, location etc as may be required]. Any information provided will be governed by the provisions of the Privacy Policy applicable to the Website.

The following criteria should be met to be eligible for the Program:

  • You should hold an undergraduate degree or an equivalent.
  • You should have 1 (one) year minimum work experience.
  • Please add the complete eligibility criteria in this section

Please see our Program brochure available on our website   to understand the documents which will be required for the application process.

It is your responsibility to evaluate your eligibility for the Program before submitting an application for the same. By consenting to these T&Cs it is implied that you have carefully read and understood the eligibility criteria above and that you agree to submit an application for the Program only upon meeting the eligibility requirements. Please note that once the admission into this Program is complete, it is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged/converted to any other courses/programs being offered by Harappa (including the HSOL). Please also note that we have the right to reject your application at our discretion if you do not meet the eligibility criteria. We can also cancel your admission if any documents submitted to us by you are false/forged. No refunds will be provided in this case

2. STRUCTURE AND FEES OF THE PROGRAM

The Program is a 6 (six) months online course delivered by best in class  faculties from top-tier universities  & institutes of the world, senior industry leaders and inspiring entrepreneurs through a series of engaging live interactions and a rich range of formats to create a memorable journey that guarantees strong and tangible learning outcomes. The Program enables deep proficiency across business, leadership, data, product, and mining through grounding in macro-economics, commercial acumen, strategic thinking and financial accounting.

You agree that Harappa reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any courses or live lectures/webinars or to alter, modify or rearrange the modules the content, and/or change the point of value or weight of any course assessments (such as essays, quiz, examinations) therein. The courses offered under the Program are subject to the disclaimers and limitation of liability provisions of our Terms of Use. Please note that the list of faculty members teaching the courses under the Program as communicated to you may be subject to change at any time, with or without reason, at Harappa’s discretion.

FEES

Details of the fee payable towards the  Program is  available on the Website –  (“Fees“). Please note that taxes as applicable shall be levied on the Fees. Any other fee payable shall be communicated to you at the time of registering or applying for the Program. Please note that Harappa has the right to increase the Fees if required or charge additional fees for any special courses, guest lectures and other added benefits which form part of the Program on an optional basis.

Registration Fees: On acceptance into the Program and subsequent to receipt of an acceptance email from Harappa, Learners in order to secure/ reserve their spot in the Program are required to pay a mandatory, interest free post-acceptance deposit of Rs. 25000 (“Registration Fees“). This Registration Fee deposited will be credited towards the Fees payable for the Program and Learners will be required to pay the balance amount of the Fees within the timelines communicated by Harappa. Learners will not be entitled to any refund of the Registration Fee except as may be applicable and provided  under the Refund Policy. For further details please see Section 4.

Invoice: After being admitted to the Program and upon payment of the Fees in whole, an invoice will be provided to you along with an email confirmation confirming your participation in the program.  Thereafter, you shall be eligible to attend the courses/classes that form part of the Program.

Payment Timeline: Learners will be required to pay the entire Fees for the Program at least 7 (seven) days before the Program cohort date intimated to them or the due date communicated in the offer of admission from us. Failure to pay the Fees before or on the due date as specified herein may result in withdrawal of your application and cancellation of your candidature  to the Program.

Mode of  Payment :The Learner may pay the Fees by using the payment gateway services available on the Website or as per instructions that will be emailed to you once you have been selected for the program. Harappa may enable the Learners to avail flexible payment options for payment of the Fees with our financing partners. Harappa may provide financial support such as merit and need based scholarships on a case-to-case basis as more particularly described in these T&Cs. Please see Section 6 and 7 for more details.

3. APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process for the Program will consist of the following stages:

  • Registration
  • Application Form
  • Application Review
  • 1:1 interview
  • Final Admissions Score Calculation
  • Admissions Committee Review
  • Offers and Waitlist
  • Acceptance
  • Payment

The following weightages will be assigned to the admission criteria while assessing your application to the Program:

  • Academic Records (35%)
    • 10th – 5%
    • 12th – 10%
    • UG – 15% (10% if PG score is entered)
    • PG – 5%
  • Essays (30%)
  • Interview (35%)

The weightages mentioned above are only indicative and may be subject to change at the sole discretion of Harappa. For more information on the application process, key timelines and how your application will be assessed please see https://hsol.education/accelerated-management-program/

4. REFUND POLICY

  • You can claim a refund for the amount paid towards the Program at any time, before the Cohort Commencement Date, by visiting harappa.educationand submitting your refund request via the “My Application” section under your profile. “Processing fee” of Rs. 10,000/- will be levied. If less than Rs. 10,000/- have been paid in total, student shall not be eligible for any refund in such case.
  • Student shall not be eligible for any refund under any circumstances if any such refund requests are raised post Cohort Commencement Date and student will continue to pay the EMI for loan (if applicable) and such loan cannot be cancelled. This is also applicable for those students who could not complete their payment and could not be enrolled in the cohort opted for. However, the student can raise a request for Pre-Program deferral as per the policy defined below for the sam
  • In case of a refund, student will be solely responsible for any cancellation of loan, including but not limited to applicable loan cancellation charges levied on the total cancelled loan amount.
  • Student must pay the full fee within 7 days of payment of registration amount or before the Cohort Commencement Date, whichever is earlier, otherwise the admission letter will be rescinded.
  • The refund will be processed within 30 working days from the date of refund request and after the said request has been  duly approved by the Academic Committee.

5. DEFERRAL POLICY

Deferral if any shall be at sole discretion of Harappa and in the event, we do not offer deferment to you, you shall make and have no claims against Harappa, its officers, directors, employees, personnel for the same.

  1. Pre- Program Commencement
  • If a student who has paid the registration amount, due to unavoidable circumstances is unable to commence with the cohort and requests for a deferral before the cohort starts, we provide the opportunity for the student to defer to another batch.
  • A student can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of initial batch the student enrolled for.
  • The fee applicable to the deferred student will be as per prevailing fee for the batch student as opted to defer to (No additional deferral fee is required to be paid).

II. Post Program Commencement:

  • If a student is facing severe issues in dedicating time to the course, we provide the opportunity for the student to defer to another batch.
  • A student can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of initial batch the student enrolled for.
  • The student will be required to pay a deferral fees of 10% of the total course amount fee + Taxes if any along with the differential program fees between the two cohorts.
  • The deferral request will be approved once the deferral fee is paid.
  • Till this is completed, the student will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
  • The student has 7 days (including holidays and weekends) from the date of deferral request to make the payment of the deferral fee post which the deferral request will expire, and the student will continue as part of the current cohort.
  • If the student completes the deferral payment, the student’s login will be disabled, the student will leave the deferred cohort and the student will start learning on the new cohort from the point of the last assignment that was graded in the deferred cohort. All grades and progress till that point will be carried forward as it is to the new cohort. For clarification, the grades of the graded assignments will be carried forward, whether the student had submitted these grading during the initial stage.
  • The deferral can only be requested during the batch for which the student has enrolled is ongoing. Once the batch has completed, deferral requests shall not be entertained. For clarification, the batch completion here shall mean the “last grace deadline” as communicated by Harappa.

6. SCHOLARSHIPS

We are offering Learners, scholarships of up to Rs. 1,00,00,000 (Rupees One crore) and you may submit your application for merit based and need based scholarships along with your application to the Program. Harappa will consider the scholarship applications on a case-to-case basis. Consideration for any scholarship application is based on your academic merit, professional achievements, profile and the assessments conducted during the admission process such as essays and interviews. The scholarship type and amount will be decided by us and awarded to you at our sole discretion. You may receive scholarships that cover up to 50% of the Fees payable for the Program. Harappa reserves the right to offer scholarships for an amount lesser than Rs. 1,00,00,000 (Rupees One Crore) at its discretion, for any reason including but limited to if the scholarship applications received do not meet the required eligibility criteria.

Scholarships will be granted to Learners at the sole discretion of Harappa. You acknowledge and agree that you cannot make any claims against Harappa for reason of not being provided a scholarship. If you receive a scholarship, the terms of the scholarship will be communicated to you. Your scholarship may be terminated by Harappa at any time in case of instances of misconduct detailed in Section 8, not maintaining minimum attendance of 80 % or as informed by Harappa form time to time and/or violation of any terms of the Harappa Policies or codes of conduct. You will be liable to pay the full Fees in case your scholarship is terminated.

7. FINANCING

Flexible payment options such as EMI and other financing schemes will be made available by our financing partners for payment of the Fees. Please note that the financing partners shall have the sole discretion to determine the eligibility, EMI scheme, interest rates and etc offered to the Learners basis the credit appraisals, assessments and evaluation of credentials conducted by them. Harappa shall have no obligation to assess the eligibility of any Learner. The terms of the financing will be governed by the contract(s) executed between the financing partner and the Learner. Harappa will not be responsible for any such financing terms or be liable for repayment or any act of the Learner in this regard. You will at all times indemnify and hold harmless Harappa and its officers, directors, employees and personnel for any third party claims, losses, damages, liability that arises or incurs from or in relation to any financing availed by you for the Program. You acknowledge that these third party financing partners may need you to share your PAN and any other details required to assess your CIBIL score or credit worthiness for evaluating your eligibility for the financing scheme.

You agree and acknowledge that Harappa shall not assume any obligations on behalf of the financing partners. Further, Harappa will only connect the Learners with the financing partners and will not be involved in any financing decisions. Thus, Harappa does not guarantee that your application will be approved by the financing partners for any financing schemes/options.

8. CERTIFICATE AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Harappa shall offer an acknowledgement and certificate issued by the HSOL to only those Learners who have successfully completed the Program. Successful completion of the Program entails the following:

  • Successfully pass all the course-end projects/assessments within the course curriculum of this Program.
  • Maintain minimum 60% attendance in live classes for each course of the Program.
  • Submit all course-end projects/assessments within the course stipulated deadlines.
  • Score minimum 50% in each course assessment
  • Complete all mandatory diagnostics, mock interviews and training sessions.

The format of any such certificate, shall be solely at the discretion of Harappa. The Learner acknowledges that such certification is not affiliated to any educational institution and is not intended to convey academic merit or count towards academic credits of any educational institution. Harappa, the Program faculty and the associated participating institutions have no obligation to have any course recognised by any educational institution or accreditation organisation. Please note that no degree or transferable credits will be offered or awarded to the Learner upon completion of the Program.

9. ASSURED PLACEMENT PROMISE

Harappa assures placements upon completion of our Program to Learners who are eligible for our assured placement promise as detailed in this Section (“Placement Assurance“). If you have successfully completed the Program by obtaining the final certificate issued by the HSOL, participated in the role-fit diagnostics and mentoring sessions arranged for you, conducted diligently a professional job search, appeared for all the shortlisted interviews in a professional manner, met the conditions stipulated below and have not received a job offer, then you may write to us at admissions@hsol.in and we will provide you the necessary support to enable you to secure a placement. You agree that you will not make or have any claims against Harappa its officers, directors, employees, personnel for failure to be placed, in the event you are ineligible for our Placement Assurance.

You must meet the following conditions to be eligible for our Placement Assurance:

  • Successfully pass all the course-end projects/assessments within the course curriculum of this Program.
  • Maintain minimum 80% attendance in live classes for each course of the Program.
  • Submit all course-end projects/assessments within the course stipulated deadlines.
  • Score minimum 75% in each course assessment.
  • Complete all mandatory diagnostics, mock interviews and training sessions.
  • Hold an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution.
  • Participate in all the mentoring and profile building sessions arranged for you.
  • Appear for all the interviews that you have been shortlisted for.
  • Follow the advice and recommendations of your advisor on your job search strategy including but not limited to building your network, profile and applying for job types that are a good fit for you.

Please note that our Placement Assurance is subject to  (i) the prevailing market conditions for positions you are applying to; (ii) your competency to perform according to the standards of the prospective employers in any assessments conducted including but not limited to interviews, group discussions, written examinations and aptitude tests; (iii) you having the required credentials/qualifications/technical knowledge desired by the prospective employers; (iv) you possessing the requisite skills necessary for the roles you have applied to; and (v) any force majeure conditions which could not have been reasonably predicted by us and which have resulted from circumstances beyond the control of Harappa including but not limited to, act of God, governmental act, political instability, epidemic, pandemic, civil commotion or war.

The following are the possible situations that will make you ineligible for our Placement Assurance:

  • You do not successfully complete the course curriculum under the Program within the stipulated timeline and as a result fail to graduate from the Program.
  • You partially complete the course curriculum under the Program and subsequently withdraw from the Program or cancel your admission to the Program, for any reason, after your initial admission date.
  • You do not apply for job opportunities that are provided by the advisors which are suitable for your profile.
  • Any documents submitted by you for job applications cannot be verified by prospective employers or are found to be false/forged.
  • You become physically or mentally impaired to conduct an effective job search or take up any job opportunity provided under this Program.
  • You do not follow through with the interview process for the positions in a timely and professional, including but not limited to, not participating as expected by the prospective employer in the interview process by not providing responses to employer communications, or not showing up on time for interviews, or not providing documents or follow up as expected by prospective employers.
  • You do not have valid work authorization under the applicable laws, or your work authorization has been invalidated by the relevant statutory authority.
  • You behave in an unprofessional manner that violates Harappa’s Policies
  • You fail to pass any background check conducted by prospective employers of your previous employers/ institutes.
  • You fail to pass any medical fitness tests conducted by prospective employers.
  • You commit any acts of dishonesty or fraud during the application process, the term of the Program and/or after completion of the Program.

While we will endeavour to provide placements to Learners who have successfully completed the Program and who meet the conditions detailed in this Section, Learners are not entitled to any refund of the Fees paid for the Program if a placement is not secured. You agree and acknowledge to make no claims against Harappa, its officers, directors, employees, personnel for the same.

10. EQUIPMENT

The Learner shall be exclusively responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, software, broadband internet connectivity and other ancillary equipment needed to access the Program and all charges related thereto, and for ensuring that such equipment is compatible with the Website. Harappa shall not be responsible in the event your learning from the Program or attendance is affected due to inadequate equipment and/or infrastructure.

11. LEARNER MISCONDUCT

The Program will be conducted 100% live and the Learners are required to maintain decorum, discipline and decency during the live sessions and any interactions with the faculty or other Learners. Learners are prohibited from sharing the login credentials provided to them for accessing the courses/lectures of the Program with any third parties. Any misconduct may result in penal action against the Learners such as cancellation of admission to the Program and forfeiture of the entire Fees. Misconduct shall include but not be limited to use of foul language, nuisance, indiscipline, posting/e-mailing objectionable content, violation of privacy of others, use of unfair means in examinations, plagiarism, substance abuse during live sessions, causing deliberate interruption in the online sessions or hampering the Program structure in any way.

Harappa may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any Learner from the Program or from receiving a refund under these T&Cs if such Learner is found to be (i) tampering with the admission process by providing false and misleading information; or (ii) acting in violation of these T&Cs, the Harappa Policies or any code of conducts.

12. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Any and all intellectual property rights in the Program material, videos, lectures and the like provided to you (“Program Content“) is owned or licensed to Harappa. You agree and acknowledge to not resell, reproduce, publish, re-transmit, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of any Program Content (including recording the live lectures). Nothing in these T&Cs, and no course of dealing between you and Harappa, shall be construed to constitute the grant of a license, express or implied, to you under any patent, patent application, trademark, copyright, trade secret, or other proprietary information and/or intellectual property of Harappa in the Program Content or otherwise.

13. MODIFICATION OF T&CS

These T&Cs were most recently updated on June 27 2022. Harappa reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any of these T&Cs, or change, suspend, cancel or discontinue the Program at any time by posting a notice on the Website. Learners enrolled in the Program will be informed of such events through email. We would recommend that you regularly read the notices posted on the Website from time to time so that you stay informed as to any such changes. Unless specified otherwise, any such deletions or modifications shall be effective immediately upon Harappa posting the same thereof.

14. DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY

You agree that we shall have the right to collect and/or use or analyse your Personal Data or Sensitive Personal Data as set forth in the Privacy Policy. We only use your information as described in the Privacy Policy.

15. TERMS OF USE

You agree and acknowledge that your use of the Website is governed by the provisions of  Harappa Policies and these T&Cs form an integral part of the same.