Training in Publishing

Young Publishers Programme (YOPP)

Three young active Indian publishers will benefit from theoretical and professional training in the French publishing network.

On their return to India, they will form a network of actors sharing common references and professional experience, which will integrate them into the Franco-Indian publishing system.

Read the programme description below, and apply before 15th October 2020.

Who can apply:

    • Students & professionals
    • of Indian nationality
    • holding a master’s degree level (in literature, language, social sciences, communication, journalism) or equivalent
    • with 2 years of professional experience.

 

French partners:

    • ASFORED, an association created by the SNE to train publishers.

 

Indian Partners:

    • Indian Publishers
    • Alliance Française India network

 

Programme objectives:

    • To create a Franco-Indian community of publishers.
    • To benefit from theoretical and professional training in the French publishing network. The French Institute in India and ASFORED will help the candidates find an internship in a French Publishing house.
    • To understand the print publishing chain.
    • To improve the level in French language – target: B1 level.
    • To become an alumni of the renowned French publishing school ASFORED. 

 

Academic calendar & professional training:

    • October-December : 3 months intensive French language training (60 hours)
    • January-March : e-learning programme of ASFORED (60 hours)
    • April-July : Professional internship with French publishers and interaction with French students of masters in publishing

 

Funding:

The French Institute in India will bear:

    • ASFORED e-learning programme fees (EUR 2500)
    • the international flight ticket to France

 

Application process:

    1. Fill out the below form.
    2. Send the following supporting documents to vdo@ifindia.in and sku@ifindia.in
      • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
      • Resume
      • French diploma (if any)
      • University degree(s)

Your application will only be considered upon receipt of your complete supporting documents.

Application deadline: 15th October 2020

Selection will be based on the quality of the SOP. Each candidate must read attentively the application form where information on his/her professional background will be requested.

Call for Application closed

Important: To complete your application, please send us the below-supporting documents at vdo@ifindia.in and sku@ifindia.in :

    • Statement of Purpose
    • Resume
    • French diploma (if any)
    • University degree(s)

No application will be considered complete until the documents have been received.

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