PhD at IIM Ahmedabad: Apply by January 23
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, has invited applications for admission to the Ph.D. Programme in Management. The Ph.D. Programme of IIMA provides an opportunity for those interested in a career that offers life-long learning and growth.
The programme is offered in the following areas of high levels of specialization: Business Policy, Economics, Finance & Accounting, Food & Agri-business, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, Innovation & Management in Education, Marketing, Organizational Behaviour, Production & Quantitative Methods, and Public Systems
Eligibility: Applicant must hold Master’s or Post Graduate Diploma of 2 years, or should hold a Professional qualification like CA/ ICWA/CS with B.Com/Degree. The minimum period for completing PhD for those with these eligibilities, is 3 years. Those with B.Tech/ 4 year Degree with 6.5 CGPA or equivalent can also apply. The minimum period for completion of PhD by them is 4 years.
Those who are in the final year of their Master's/Bachelor's Programmes that would make them eligible, can also apply subject to the conditions specified.
Selection: Applicants are required to take the Common Admission Test (CAT) or a standard test in lieu of CAT. Scores of CAT 2017, 2018 and 2019 are considered valid for application in 2020. The standard test in lieu of CAT varies depending on the specialization opted by the applicant. For NRIs and Foreign students, the standard test is the Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT).
Standard Test Score not required if an applicant is a PGP Alumni of any IIM - PGPX/PGP-PMP Alumni of any IIM where such courses are offered. Part-time/evening/week-end/Distance Learning programmes of IIM are not considered.
Detailed eligibility is given at www.iima.ac.in
Application fee is Rs.500/-, which can be paid through IIMA gate way.
Application Form and Brochure will be available online. An applicant is eligible to apply for a maximum of three areas of high levels of specialization.
Last date for applying online is January 23, 2020.
Interviews will be held in March/April and admission decisions made by last week of April.
For details, visit www.iima.ac.in