PhD Admission 2023: Most of the IIMs opens application for its full time Ph.D. batch 2023. IIT & NIT open admissions for January session. Apply Now. Apply now for PhD program for the PhD session 2023- 27.
IIMs offer fellowships to PhD students ranging from INR 30,000 to 40,000 per Month. On top of which, there are multi benefits which attracts students interested in pursuing doctorate like tuition fees are either negligible or very nominal, accommodation facilities to doctoral students are offered free of cost or at a very nominal charge. The infrastructure is generally top class unless it is a newer IIM not having its own campus and operating out of a shared campus. The curriculum at IIMs are also considered better than other universities offering PhD by section of students.
Eligibility criteria: A candidate for the programme must have one of the following qualifications obtained 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 possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, or an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE, or any equivalent qualification from recognized foreign universities or institutions.
- Master’s degree or Post Graduate Diploma or its equivalent in any discipline with first class OR B.Tech. / 4 Years Degree with 6.5 CGPA or equivalent OR Any professional qualification such as CA/ ICWA/ CS/CFA- Level-II (USA) with a graduate degree in the relevant subject with minimum 55% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average.
Those who are appearing for their final year of Master’s / Bachelor’s examination in the current academic year may also apply. However, their admission to the programme will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for obtaining the relevant degree before 30th June 2022. These candidates are expected to submit their marksheet and degree certificate on or before December 31, 2022. Non-fulfilment of this condition will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.
Age Limit Candidates must not be more than 50 years as on June 1st, 2023.
Reservation: Reservation for eligible categories will be as per Government of India rules applicable for PhD programme at the time of admission.
Selection Criteria : Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria as stated below are required to take the Common Admission Test (CAT) held by the IIMs and other entrance test like GMAT, GRE and others