FAQs For DPM

FAQs for DPM

What is DPM?


DPM is the doctoral programme at IIM Rohtak. The overall vision of IIM Rohtak is to be a global leader in creation and dissemination of knowledge in the field of management. The DPM at IIM Rohtak aims at developing high quality management researchers and academicians for academic institutions, research organizations, government and society in India and abroad.

Which areas of specialization are offered in the Doctoral Programme in Management?
Economics and Public Policy, Finance & Accounting, Marketing & Strategic Management

Management Information Systems, Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources Management, Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques

For How many areas I can apply?

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

Can I change my area of research during my stay at IIM Rohtak?
A candidate is selected for the DPM by and to an area. Hence she/he will   not be permitted to shift to any other area under any circumstances.

 

Qualifying Examination

  • ALL CANDIDATES MUST MEET THE BASIC ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA AND MUST HAVE TAKEN AT LEAST ONE OF THE QUALIFYING EXAMINATION LISTED BELOW TO BE SHORTLISTED.

    Area

    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.

      • Candidates possessing PGDM/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).
      • 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.

Is there any relaxation for admissions to DPM at IIM Rohtak?

The following categories of candidates will be eligible for relaxation in admission
criterion as indicated below:

  • Candidates possessing PGDM/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).
  • 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.

How can I 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 January 31, 2021.

What is the admission process of DPM?


The number of candidates to be called for interview in each area will be decided by the respective area. The shortlisted candidates will be called for personal interview at IIM Rohtak or any other venue fixed by the Institute which will be mentioned in the call letter for interview. In the interviews, the candidates will be assessed for their intellectual capabilities, research aptitude and interest in the management discipline.

What are the important deadlines?


Last date for application submission: January 31, 2021

Date of Interviews: April 15-16, 2021

What kind of financial support is available for the DPM students?

(a) Fellowship of Rs. 30,000 per month in the first and second years

(b) Fellowship of Rs 35,000 per month for the third and fourth years.

(c) In addition to this, a merit fellowship (subject to satisfactory performance) of Rs. 10,000 per month in the second year and Rs. 15,000 per month in the third and fourth years is offered to the deserving participants.

(d)All the participants will receive a contingency grant of Rs. 1,85,000/-   distributed across four years of the programme.

IIM Rohtak will not charge tuition fee and certain other related fees from the participants who receive the fellowship. They are expected to pay for their food expenses, admission offer acceptance fee, alumni association fee, and any other fee specified.

Does IIM Rohtak provide any support to attend or participate in conferences to its fellow scholars?


The participants will be provided potential financial support for attending national and international conferences as well as for academic exchange visits to partner institutions as per the institute norms.

Is hostel facility available for the fellows?


All fellow participants are expected to be available in the campus throughout the programme except during approved field visits, leave or vacation of participants. Hostel accommodation will be provided to all fellow participants.

What is the average time to complete DPM?


The programme duration is of four years. In special cases where there are valid reasons for delay, the term of a fellow participant can be extended for one more year with provision for payment of fellowship and financial support at a reduced rate.

Does IIM Rohtak provide placement assistance to the DPM students?


High performing fellow participants are likely to get opportunities to visit partner institutions in India or abroad as per Institute norms. But there is no direct placement assistance provided to DPM Students.

Is there any provision for Part time DPM?


DPM at IIM Rohtak is a fully residential programme. 

Q . If I am in the final year of my basic eligibility qualification, Can I apply?

Ans: NO. Only the candidate who have completed the basic eligibility qualification with 55 % of marks can apply.

Where should I send my queries for DPM at IIM Rohtak?
Further details can be obtained from:

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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