Admission: (2021-2025):

The admission to DPM of IIM Rohtak is open to all Indian citizens, non-resident Indians, persons of Indian origin living abroad and other foreign citizens. Admission to the programme will be based on the academic qualifications, performance in the qualifying examination/tests, personal interviews and the work experience. The programme is fully residential for four years duration.

  • Basic Eligibility Criteria

    The candidate should have one of the following qualifications:

    1. Postgraduate degree or equivalent in any discipline with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA.
    2. Bachelor degree with at least 55% marks and Qualifications of CA, ICWA, or CS.
    3. Bachelor's degree with at least 55% marks and Qualifications of LLB degree.
    4. MBBS degree holders with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA + 12 months experience.
    5. 4-years / 8 Semesters Bachelor’s degree, with at least 6.5 CGPA or equivalent marks + 12 months experience.
    6. Five years Integrated Master’s Degree program in any discipline, with at least 55% marks.



    Qualifying Examination

    Economic & Public Policy

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-NET in relevant discipline*

    Finance & Accounting

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/UGC-NET in relevant discipline*

    Management Information Systems

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-NET in relevant discipline*

    Marketing & Strategic Management

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/UGC- NET in relevant discipline*

    Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-NET in relevant discipline*

    Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources Management

    CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-NET in relevant discipline*

    *For Example, relevant subject areas are: Commerce, Computer and applications, Economics, Labour welfare and personal relation, Mass communication and journalism, Mathematical sciences, Management, Political science, Psychology, Public administration, Tourism and travel management

    **Candidates who have a Master's Degree or candidates with M.Phil or candidates with a Master's Degree with the thesis in the relevant disciplines may directly appear for Research Aptitude Test (RAT) to be conducted by IIM Rohtak for shortlisting if they have 2 years of academic experience in a reputed educational institution. Institute will assess the nature and type of academic experience before shortlisting. The candidate must however have at least 55% marks in the master’s degree program. Such candidates do not need to have the qualifying examinations mentioned in the above table.

    1. Candidates possessingPGDM/MBA of IIMs with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent will be eligible for the interview process directly. Further, if selected, will be exempted from first year PGP course work (if any).
    2. Non-resident Indians, the person of Indian origin, and foreign citizens should have a valid GMAT/GRE score of not older than five years from the closing date of application.

    Note: A candidate can apply in one Area on the payment of registration fee.


      Personal Interview:

    The shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview. The candidates will be assessed for their subject knowledge, research aptitude, and basic research understanding.

    Important Dates

    The tentative schedule of the admission process is as follows:





    Last date of Application

    February 15, 2021


    Application Shortlisting

    March 10, 2021


    DPM Interviews

    April 15-16, 2021


    Announcement of Results

    April 25, 2021


    Offer Acceptance & Confirmation

    April 30, 2021


    Joining and Reporting

    June 01, 2021


     How to apply:

The online application form can be filled through following link on a payment of Rs 1100/- (for Indian Citizens) and $ 100 (for foreign citizens or NRIs) as registration charges. A separate application form to be filled in case of applying for more than one area with additional requisite registration charges of Rs. 1100/-. The printed application form along with all the documents to be submitted/sent through post to the institute after the online registration on or before February 15, 2021. The required documents for the DPM application are mentioned in Annexure A-1.

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Annexure A-1:

List of Documents to be enclosed along with application form:

  •  One copy of filled up application form duly signed by the candidate.
  • Payment receipt of Rs.1100/- with the application form.
  • One passport size colour photograph same as uploaded in the online application. Write name and application number on the Backside of the photograph.
  • Self-Attested copy of the following academic records.
  • X / SSLC certificate.
  • Pre-Degree/Plus-Two/HSC/VHSC Mark Sheet & Certificate.
  • Graduation Mark sheets of all years & Certificate.
  • Post-Graduation Mark Sheet of all years & Certificate (if Applicable).
  • Category Certificate.
  • Self-attested copy of Work Experience Certificate(s)
  • Copy of the Score Card/Certificate of CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/ UGC-NET/PGDM/MBA-IIM.
  • Self-attested copy of a valid Photo Identity proof (Passport/Driving License/PAN Card/AADHARCard)
  • Please enclose with this application any published or unpublished research work which you might have completed. You may give abstracts or summaries if the entire document cannot be sent.
  • You are requested to attach duly signed sealed envelope containing letter of Recommendation which could be downloaded from website.
  • The printed application form along with all the documents to be submitted/sent through post to the institute after the online registration.

Any disputes concerning admission for the DPM batch (2021-2025) would be subject to the jurisdiction of the competent courts within the territorial jurisdiction of the city of Rohtak only.

The postal address is as follows:


Administrative Officer,

Doctoral Programme in Management,

Indian Institute of Management, Rohtak

Management City, NH 10, Southern Bypass,

Sunaria, Rohtak 124010, Haryana

Phone: 01262-228550 / 01262-228544

Whatsapp: 7082001614

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