Doctoral Programme (FPM)

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The Indian Institute of Management Rohtak (IIM Rohtak) aims at becoming a global leader in creation and dissemination of management knowledge and to be India’s future global learning center. It recognizes that no premier academic institution of higher learning will be able to create and sustain excellence without strong emphasis on world class research. In line with the its vision and planning, IIM Rohtak invites applications for its Doctoral Programme in Management (Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)) for the academic year 2015-16. It has incorporated the strengths of similar programmes in other IIMs and other major institutions and has included specific innovative features as per the emerging needs. IIM Rohtak sees the Fellow Programme as a crucial source of management researchers and teachers of top quality both to the academic institutions including IIMs and to the industry, business, government and society. 

The FPM of IIM Rohtak has the following objectives.

1. It aims at developing high quality researchers and teachers for academic institutions in India and abroad.

2. It envisages itself as a leading source of top quality management experts and thinkers for business
organizations, government and society in India and abroad.

The programme duration is four years, but it can be completed any time after three years. The Programme can be extended upto 4 ½ years. The participants are given a monthly fellowship, a contingency grant, waiver of tuition fees, support to attend national international/national conferences and support for research visits to global partner institutions.

Admission is open to all Indian citizens, Non-Resident Indians, Persons of Indian Origin and other foreign citizens.  Admission will be based on academic qualifications, performance in the qualifying examinations, personal interviews and work experience.  Candidates will be assessed for their intellectual abilities and research aptitude.

IIM Rohtak strives to excel in the interdisciplinary research globally and will make all possible efforts to facilitate the same. The Institute is deeply committed to foster fundamental, applied, and policy oriented research and is always open to work with partners from academia, industry and government in fulfilling its vision. It offers a conducive environment for high quality research. The Institute is strategically located in the National Capital Region and has close proximity to the industrial clusters and the seats of policy makers.