• The ICFAI University,  Sikkim

Education Methodology

Education Methodology

The education methodology adopted by the University encourages independent thinking and helps the students develop holistic perspectives, strong domain knowledge, contemporary skills-set and a positive attitude. The University has evolved a comprehensive student-centric learning approach consisting of several stages, designed to add significant value to the learners, understanding in an integrated manner.

Classroom Instruction
Students receive full-time classroom instruction, which helps them learn and consolidate their understanding of the subjects.

The University provides reference books, textbooks and other related books designed for independent study in the library. The University can help the students in procurement of text books on payment basis.

Course Structure

The University updates the program structure from time to time to keep pace with the requirements of the society and prospective employers in business and industry. The structures may, sometimes, undergo change in the currency of the program.


The study package also includes self evaluation assignments that help students to assess their own academic progress.

Computer Lab

Assignments related to computers will require the students to spend significant time in the lab. All students will have access to a wellequipped computer lab for their practical work in IT courses.

Soft Skills Lab
The Soft Skills Lab help the students add a new dimension to their personality. The core elements of methodology like peer work, group work, stimulating group discussions, mock interviews, skits, role plays etc instill confidence in the students to meet the challenges of corporate work culture.

Summer Internship
Summer internship enables the students to experience the rigors of business environment and apply the concepts learnt in classroom in real life situations in organizations. For proper coordination and ensuring organized and smooth conduct, each student is placed under the guidance of a faculty member. A representative of the industry / organization also guides the student and assists the faculty member in monitoring the student?s progress.

Students are encouraged to pursue live projects to enhance their learning by applying theoretical concepts to real life situations in the corporate world or at any other work place. This is under the guidance of experienced and well versed faculty members to ensure proper focus and implementation.

Student performance in each course will be assessed by means of continuous evaluation. Students will be evaluated on the basis of assignments, seminars, projects and tests.