Frequently asked questions
How much is the tuition of the program?
If you are accepted to the program, the tuition fee is $5000. There is a $50 application fee.
Will this program help me to get accepted into medical/dental residency training in US?
There is no guarantee that you will get accepted to a residency program, however, this program will help you to get research experience, which will improve your qualifications.
Will I receive a letter of recommendation after the completion of the program?
Students that perform well will receive a letter of recommendation by the program director. We will use your CV and describe the structure of the program as well as your accomplishments.
Will the research I pursue result in a publication?
The ultimate goal is to have the student publish their research results. However, there is no guarantee that this will be accomplished as publishing research depends on multiple factors. However, we will provide support after completion of the program to optimize the student’s chances for publication.
What kind of research projects will you offer?
We will suggest research project based on the students background, interest and future goals. Research projects should, however, be rational and realistic to ensure value to the student. Review articles and case reports are the most common study designs that students conduct. Students can also bring their own data and suggest research projects.
Do you offer refund of the tuition fee if I change my mind about the program?
In general, the tuition and application fee is non-refundable. However, in certain situations we may consider to refund the student if there are significant reasons for why the student cannot start the program. Once the program has started, the tuition fee is non-refundable. If the student is unable to complete the program, he/she may request to postpone the course requirements for future cohorts.
How much time do I have to spend on this program?
The time you have to commit for the program is very individual and depends on your background, knowledge and ambitions. However, in average, students spend 9-10 hours per week on the course requirements. The time spent on conducting the research project varies depending on the project and students experience, skills and knowledge in scientific research.
Is the whole program online based?
Yes. All course requirements and research projects are done online through our online platform. Student-supervisor contact is also done online. This is one of the huge benefits of the program.
Can I get help and mentorship for future job, residency and/or graduate program applications?
Yes. All our supervisors are trained and have the knowledge in providing mentorship in applications for bachelor- and master programs as well as job and residency program applications.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Yes. All students that complete the program requirements will receive a certificate of completion.
Will I get patients from your institution for case reports?
No, if the student wants to publish a case report, it needs to be a case and patient from their own home institution and the patient must have given consent.
For additional questions, please contact us at: info@IvyResearchLink.com