Doctoral programmes at IIM Amritsar; Apply by March 10
Applications have been invited for the Doctoral Programmes at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Amritsar for 2021.
The programme is aimed at producing high quality management teachers and researchers for the careers in academia, government, and industry and is offered in the following areas of specialization: (i) Economics (ii) Finance & Accounting, (3) Information Systems, (4) Marketing & Communications, (5) Quantitative Methods & Operations Management, (6) Organizational Behavior & Human Resources Management, and (7) Strategic Management. The programme includes two years of rigorous course work followed by two years of research work.
Eligibility: Applicant should satisfy one of the following qualifications:
- Master’s degree or Post Graduate Diploma or its equivalent in any discipline with first class
- B.Tech. / 4 Years Degree with 6.5 CGPA or equivalent
- Any professional qualification such as CA/ ICWA/ CS/CFA- Level-II (USA) with a graduate degree in the relevant subject with minimum 55% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average.
Applicant should have qualified in CAT or one of GATE, GMAT, GRE, NET-JRF (UGC/CSIR) (in the respective specialization) as per the requirements of the relevant area of specialization. Scores of these examinations taken on 1st July, 2019 or after will be considered.
Selection: Those short-listed on the basis of their academic record, performance in the competitive examinations mentioned above, and research interests will be called for a personal interview (including Research Aptitude Test and Written Analysis Test) for final selection in April/May 2021. Successful candidates will receive admission offer by the end of May 2021.
Application can be submitted through the Programme link at https://iimamritsar.ac.in/ (Programs > Ph.D), latest by March 10, 2021.
Application fee for SC/ST/ Differently abled candidates is Rs.1000/-. For others, it is Rs.1500/-
Financial and Research Support: Those admitted will be provided financial support in the form of Research and Teaching assistantships, research grant for books and computers, conference support as per Institute Ph.D. Program Policy, subject to satisfactory progress in the program. JRF/SRF students will receive the difference between their scholarship amount and Institute assistantship, plus other financial support as outlined here. More details are available at https://iimamritsar.ac.in/