Fellow at Arbitration Practice of KFCRI - (FAP-KFCRI)

Arbitration is the most important form of Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanism. Through arbitration, disputes can be resolved outside the courts with enormous benefits. The procedure is faster and cheaper as compared to judicial proceedings. In the modern world, justice must be given on time, saying so arbitration helps to give timely justice. There are definitive legislations governing arbitration in many countries. India is to become a hub for Arbitration for International Commercial Disputes.

UNCITRAL Model law on International and Commercial Arbitration was adopted by India as The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 which regulates both Domestic and International Arbitrations or Conciliations, which was further amended in the year 2015 bringing in many nuances and technicalities of the Procedure.

The course focuses on students, legal practitioners and diversified professionals who are interested in the field of Arbitration and provide them training. The course aims to provide comprehensive and practical knowledge in Arbitration and thereby provide Accreditation to eligible candidates.

Across the globe, Fellow is to be recognised by KFCRI as a symbol of high competence. Achieving Fellowship tells clients, colleagues, and regulators that you have already been trained and have been in the Field of Arbitration for quite a while.

Fellows can use the designatory letters FAP-KFCRI.

I. Course Details.

Eligibility Criteria :

Category 1 - Candidates who have been awarded Fellow Membership by the KFCRI.

Category 2 - Candidates having Doctoral Degree or its equivalent from a recognised university institution.

Category 3 - Candidate having a practical experience of ten or more years in the field of Arbitration. (Reference required)

Duration : Three Days Training Programme.

Course Fee including Examination Fee : INR 75,000/-

Fee for Reappearance/ Resit for Examination: INR 10,000/- per Sitting.


Examination will be conducted at regular intervals throughout the year

Upon completion of Course and Assessment, Subscription is required for use of the designatory letters.

II. Subscription Details.

Certificate of Fellow at Arbitration Practice of KFCRI (FAP-KFCRI)

Eligibility Criteria :

  • Certificate of Fellow Level Course conducted by KFCRI with pass criteria of 70% or more.
  • On satisfactory completion of the above, the candidates shall be awarded a Certificate of Fellow Membership of KFCRI titled FAP-KFCRI.

Membership Fee:

Entry Fee (One Time) INR 1,500/-

FAP Membership (Annual Subscription)INR 10,000/-