Doctoral Fellowship Program in Management 2018 at IIM Calcutta
Indian Institute of Management, IIM Calcutta has invited applications for admission to full-time Doctoral Program for 2018 sessions.
Eligibility for Doctoral Fellowship in Management 2018
First Class Master’s Degree in any subject/discipline or CA/CS/CMA with at least 55% marks; and minimum 50% aggregate marks at the three-year Bachelor’s degree level.
A First Class Bachelor’s degree in Engineering; if the institute then 60% marks (or equivalent grade point) does not give class will be considered equivalent to the first class.
In addition, the applicant must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in either the Secondary or the Higher Secondary Exam of a Board (or equivalent).
An applicant can apply to at most two areas of specialization. They need to have taken the Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2017 or, depending on chosen specialization(s), alternative tests in lieu of the CAT as specified. Area of Specialization (Tests in lieu of CAT):
Economics: GMAT/GRE/UGC-NET in Business Economics/Development Economics/Economics.
Finance & Control: GMAT/GRE/UGC-JRF in commerce/Economics/Management.
Human Resource Management: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in any discipline.
Management Information System/Marketing: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in any discipline.
Marketing: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in any discipline.
Operations Management: GMAT/GRE/UGC-JRF in Mathematical Science.
Organizational Behaviour: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in any discipline.
Public Policy & Mgt.: GRE/UGC-JRF in Anthropology/Economics/Environmental Science / Geography / History / International and Area Studies/Law/Management/Political Science/ Psychology/ Public Administration /Social Work/Sociology.
Regional Development: GRE/UGC-JRF in Anthropology / Economics/ Geography/ Population Studies/ Public Administration / Sociology.
Sociology: UGC-JRF in Anthropology/Economics/Political Science/Sociology.
Strategic Mgt.: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in Anthropology/Commerce/Defense and Strategic Studies / Economics /Environmental Science/Geography/History/Law/ Management / Political Science / Psychology /Public Administration/Sociology Exemptions.
An applicant who is a graduate of any one of the two-year full-time Post Graduate Programs of any one of the IIM with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of no less than 6.00/9.00 (or equivalent), or has completed the PGDBM Program of IIM Calcutta with a CGPA of no less than 6.5/9.00 does not need to take any admission test.
The validity of Score: Two years from the date of the test and should be valid on the deadline of submission of the application form.
IIM Calcutta Selection Process
The evaluation process of applicants for the Fellow Program consist consideration of test scores in the qualifying exam, overall academic record, alignment of research interests with the faculty members in concerned departments, statement of interest, and strength of recommendations and interview.
The institute shortlists students from the pool of applicants in any year for an interview process at IIM Calcutta campus.
No Tuition Fee charged
Stipend Rs.30000/- to 35000/- per month;
Up to Rs.11000/- per month for Teaching Assistantship as per rules in addition to the monthly stipend
Annual Contingency Grant of Rs. 25000/-
Computer Grant of Rs.40000/-
Support up to Rs.50000/- for Fieldwork
Full Support for up to three international conference attendances anywhere in the world. Doctoral students are usually provided accommodation in the campus on payment.
IIM Calcutta Doctoral Fellowship Application Form 2018
Applicants have to submit a completed Fellow Program online Application form along with an application fee of Rs.1000/-. An applicant can apply for up to two areas of specialization.
Reservation for eligible categories will be as per Govt. of India rules applicable for Fellow Program at the time of admission. SC/ST/OBC/PWD applicant submitting attested copy of their SC/ST/OBC/PWD certificate does not have to pay the application fee.
The link of application form will be open from November 02nd 2017
Completed application form should be submitted before January 21st 2018