Our Institute is a Recognised Research Centre of University of Mumbai in the area/ subject of Management Studies.
We are guided by instructions of University of Mumbai for PhD program vide University circular no Exam/Thesis/Univ./VCD/1947 OF 2018 dated 15 June 2018.
Accordingly, admissions to Research centre will be open to the candidate who has passed a post graduate examination of University of Mumbai with minimum of 55% marks ( or a B grade, where grades are awarded) at his postgraduate examination.
Duration of the Program:
Ph.D. program will be of minimum duration of three years and maximum of six years from date of admission, including course work.
All admissions for Ph.D. shall be through an Entrance Test (PET) conducted by the University and the interviews conducted by Research Centres. PET will be conducted by the University subject wise and validity of PET would be for three years from the date of results. Details of PET to be obtained from University of Mumbai / its web site. Those desirous of pursuing PhD at our Institute must have cleared PET in the subject of Management Studies. The students who have cleared PET will have to appear for selection interview by by the panel of interviewers as per University guidelines at the Research Centre for which admission notification/ advertisement will appear on our website after declaration of PET results by University of Mumbai depending on the vacancies for research scholars at the research centres. Selected students will have to get their Research proposal registered with University of Mumbai and work under guidance of Research guide allocated to him/her by the Research centre.
Course work for Ph.D.:
The selected candidates will undergo PhD course work of 12 credits which would include Courses on Research Methodology, Quantitative methods, qualitative methods, computer applications, research ethics, review of published research in the relevant field, training and field work etc.