Applications are invited for Ph.D. Admission 2022 in Management at IIM Ahmedabad. The last date of online application is 17 January 2022.
Application for the Ph.D. Programme in Management is separate from application for CAT. Advertisement for the Ph.D. Programme will appear during the month of September 2021 (tentative) in daily newspapers/business magazines.
The Ph.D. Programme of IIMA admits students who have a strong academic background, are highly motivated and who have the intellectual curiosity to undertake original research. The programme prepares students for a career in academia or research positions in industry.
Candidates can apply to the following Areas of high levels of specialization: (1) Agriculture (2) Economics (3) Finance & Accounting (4) Human Resource Management (5) Information Systems (6) Innovation and Management in Education (7) Marketing (8) Organizational Behaviour (9) Production and Quantitative Methods (10) Public Systems and (11) Strategy.
The Master’s degree or equivalent qualification/Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification should be: (a) from any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956; or (b) recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India or (c) possess an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE.
Candidates who are in the final year of their Master’s/Bachelor’s Programme that would make them eligible, can also apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally only if they submit a certificate latest by May 31, 2022 from the Principal/Head of the Department/Registrar or Director of the university/institute (issued on or before May 31, 2022) stating that they have appeared for the examinations (including practical examinations) in all the subjects required for obtaining the Master’s/ Bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification.
Their admission will be confirmed only when they submit the mark sheets and a certificate of having passed the master’s/bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification referred to in the certificate issued by Principal/Registrar of their college/institute.
The deadline for submission of mark sheet and the certificate is December 31, 2022. Please note that those candidates who have applied on the basis of their master’s degree will have to submit final degree mark sheet/ certificate, and those who have applied on the basis of their B. Tech /4 year degree will have to meet the 6.5 CGPA (or equivalent) stipulation. Non-fulfilment of these conditions will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.
Application Form and Brochure will be available online. Candidates can fill-up the application form online and is eligible to apply for a maximum of two Areas of high levels of specialization. An application fee of Rs.500/- can be paid through IIMA gate way. The last date for submitting the application will be January 17, 2022.
Fellowship & Expenses
IIMA provides a comprehensive fellowship that covers all academic expenses including tuition, computer, library, medical insurance, placement and alumni fees, and in addition includes a monthly subsistence allowance. The details of monthly subsistence allowance are as follows:
- Slab I: For first and second years Rs.37,700/-
- Slab II: After successful completion of Area Comprehensive Examination Rs.40,700/-
- Slab III: After submitting the TAC approved thesis proposal Rs.45,200/-
A Contingency Allowance of Rs. 25,000 per year (for five years) to cover research expenses, expenses on books, photocopying etc. are also available to all students. Students are entitled to get up to an amount of Rs.1,75,000/- (upper limit) for attending international conference/workshop/summer school during their entire tenure with Ph.D. Programme system (maximum 5 years). (Further details are described in the Ph.D. Programme Brochure).
- Link open for Online Application: September 13, 2021
- Last date for submitting Online Application: January 17, 2022
Click here to view the official notification of Ph.D. Admission 2022 in Management at IIM Ahmedabad.
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