IIM Nagpur PhD Admission 2023: Indian Institute of Management Nagpur opens applications for its for Ph.D. & Ph.D. (Executive) Programme for the year 2023-27. The deadline to submit the application is March 31, 2023, 5: 00 PM. Indian Institute of Management Nagpur is starting the Doctoral Programme from the academic year 2021-22.
Areas of Specializations
The following academic areas will be offering Ph.D for the batch of 2023-27:
- Decision Science and Information Systems (DSIS)
- Economics (ECO)
- Finance and Accounting (F&A)
- Marketing (MAR)
- Organizational Behaviour And Human Resources Management (OB &HR)
- Production and Operations Management (POM)
- Strategy and Entrepreneurship (S&E)
- Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS)
1.2. Admission Notice
The admission notice for Ph.D. Programme at IIM Nagpur will be posted on the IIMN website, i.e., www.iimnagpur.ac.in
A candidate should qualify for any one of the following educational qualifications*:
- Master’s degree (two years following the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 system of education) with a minimum of 60% or equivalent marks.
- Post-graduate diploma in management (two years following the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 system of education) of two years in duration passed with at least 60% or equivalent marks
- Professional qualification – CA/ICWA/CS with (with at least 50 % aggregate marks) along with a Bachelor’s degree exam passed with a minimum of 60% or equivalent marks
- A five-year integrated Master’s degree (five years following the 10+2 system of education) program in any discipline, with at least 60 % aggregate or equivalent marks
- A 4 year / 8 semesters Bachelor’s degree (10+2+4 system of education) with a minimum of 85% or equivalent marks
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 Education, 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 Programmes 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 31st May 2023 from the Principal/Head of the Department/Registrar or Director of the university/institute (issued on or before 31st May 2023) 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. Further, such candidates should fulfil the eligibility criteria otherwise in terms of aggregate marks scored in the qualifying programme except for the receipt of the final marks in the qualifying exam. Their admission will be confirmed after they submit the mark sheets and a certificate of having passed the Master/Bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification referred to in the certificate issued by the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute. The deadline for submission of the mark sheet and the certificate is 31st December 2023. Non-fulfilment of these conditions and the minimum qualifications for eligibility will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.
Candidates belonging to SC, ST, and PWD categories will get a relaxation of 5% or equivalent for the minimum qualifying marks mentioned above.
Reservations will be applicable as per the Government of India norms.
2.2 Screening examination
Applicants will need at least one of the following test scores to apply for Ph.D. (2023-27) at IIM Nagpur based on the area they are applying to. Screening examination scores would be accepted for application to Ph.D. Programme if the exam has been taken any time in the last two years (1st January 2021 onwards)
|1||DSIS||CAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, UGC-NET, and UGC-JRF|
|2||ECO||CAT / GMAT / GRE / UGC-NET (Economics)|
|3||F&A||CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC-JRF(Commerce/Finance/Management), GATE|
|5||OB & HR||CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC-NET, UGC-JRF or CSIR–JRF, CSIR-NET (any discipline)|
|6||POM||CAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, UGC-NET and UGC-JRF|
|7||S&E||CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC-JRF (any discipline)|
|8||HASS||CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC-NET and UGC-JRF|
Applicants will be screened based on overall scores/percentiles/percentage as decided by the Areas. Candidates belonging to NC-OBC and EWS categories will get a relaxation of 5 percentile/percentage on minimum qualifying overall cut-offs decided by the area. Candidates belonging to SC, ST, and PWD categories will get a relaxation of 10 percentile/percentage.
PGP (Full-time) alumni of any IIM who have graduated within the past three years will get a waiver from appearing for the screening examinations provided they have graduated with a minimum CGPA equivalent to 60%. For example, for 2023 Ph.D. admissions, candidates who have graduated from any IIM during 2020,2021,2022, or 2023 would be considered for the waiver. Candidates who are in the final year of their post-graduate programme at IIMs would be eligible, provided that their CGPA at the time of application is equivalent to at least 60%. Non-fulfilment of these conditions and the minimum qualifications for eligibility will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission
2.3 Admission Process: The admission process at IIM Nagpur for the batch of 2023-27 will be carried out over various stages.