PhD admissions at IIM Kozhikode; Apply by Jan 25
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode has invited applications for admission to its PhD Programme in Management, 2021.
PhD Programmes are offered in the specializations of (i) Economics (ii) Finance, Accounting & Control (iii)Information Systems (iv) Marketing Management (v) Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources (vi) Quantitative Methods & Operations Management and (vii) Strategic Management
Eligibility: Applicant should hold a Master’s Degree or Post Graduate Diploma (2 years) with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA or Professional qualifications of CA, ICWA and CS with B Com/Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent or a B Tech/4 year Degree with 6.5 CGPA or equivalent. For BTech category, those applying for Marketing Management need an additional minimum 3 years relevant experience. SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PwD applications will be given a 5% relaxation in the minimum marks requirement.
Those appearing for the final exams can also apply provisionally. Admission will be as per the reservation policy of the Government of India.
Selection will be based on IIMB Test that will be conducted by IIM Bangalore on February 7, 2021 at Bangalore and Kozhikode. Those having a valid test score not older than three years as on January 25, 2021, from the date of application in any of the following tests are exempted from the IIMB Test. The area of specialization and the qualifying test requirement are as follows:
- Economics- CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC NET
- Finance, Accounting and Control -CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, GATE
- Information Systems-CAT,GATE,GMAT,GRE
- Marketing Management-CAT, UGC JRF, GMAT and GRE
- Organisational Behaviour & Human Resources-CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF
- Quantitative Methods & Operations Management-CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC/CSIR JRF, GATE
- Strategic Management-CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, GATE
For the Finance, Accounting and Control area, UGC-JRF in Management, Economics and Commerce only are considered.
Applicants opting to take IIMB Test should choose this option in the application. Those holding PGDM (full-time 2 year program) of any of the IIMs or holding Executive PGDM from IIM Kozhikode are exempted from taking qualifying tests.
Selection: Candidates will be short listed on the recommendation of respective areas based on their Profile and Qualifying Scores. Such candidates will be invited for a Personal Interview in online platform.
Application: Applications are to be submitted online, latest by 5 pm on 25th January, 2020, at https://www.iimk.ac.in/academics/fpm/admission.php.
One can apply to a maximum of two areas of specialization. An application fee is Rs.1000/-. Those opting for IIMB Test application fee of Rs. 2000/-. The amount is to be remitted online through the link provided with the application form. Scanned copies of all academic mark-sheets, qualifying examination score card and category certificate are to be uploaded along with the online application form. Two referee recommendations about the candidate are required to complete the formal submission of application. The recommendation letter can be submitted online by the referee directly to IIMK and the link for online submission will be provided to the referee to his/her email id.
Financial Support: Financial support is extended by the Institute to students joining the programme. Those admitted would be given a stipend of Rs. 35,000/- per month for the first and second years, Rs.37,500/ per month on successful completion of Comprehensive examination and Rs.40,000/- per month after successful presentation and defense of Thesis proposal. Additional awards are given based on performance. They are exempted from paying tuition and other related fees. They are required to pay mess charges and certain other fees such as offer acceptance fee, alumni association fee, placement fee, refundable security deposit, etc.
For details, visit https://www.iimk.ac.in/academics/fpm/admission.php.