The final certificate is issued upon meeting the requisite attendance criteria, basis performance in the assessments carried out at defined intervals, and a report on the final capstone project.

Attendance at the four residential weeks is mandatory. A minimum of 80% attendance at the online program is required for successful completion of the program.

A total of 350 hours and 35 credits are allocated across the residential program, online program and the capstone project.

The certificate is issued by the IC3 Institute in association with the host institutes and is presented to successful participants at the Graduation Ceremony of the Annual IC3 Conference held in August every year.