IIM Calcutta Doctoral Fellowship Program in Management 2017
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta has invited applications for admission to full-time Doctoral Fellowship Programme in Management for 2017 sessions.
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; or
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 first class.
In addition, 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).
Applications will be received from: October 31st 2016
Last date for Submission of Application Form is January 20th 2017
An applicant can apply to at most 2 areas of specialization. She needs to have taken the Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2016 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.
Operations Management: GMAT/GRE/UGC-JRF in Mathematical Sciences/GATE.
Public Policy & Management: 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 Management: GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-JRF in Anthropology/Commerce/Defence and Strategic Studies / Economics/ Environmental Science/Geography/History/Law/ Management / Political Science / Psychology / Public Administration /Sociology.
The evaluation process of applicants for the Fellow Program consist consideration of test scores in 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.27000 – 30000 per month; up to Rs.11000 per month for Teaching Assistantship as per rules in addition to the monthly stipend.
Doctoral students are usually provided accommodation in the campus on payment.
How to Apply?
Applicants have to submit a completed Fellow Programme online Application form along with a payment 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 Programme at the time of admission. No fee is charged from SC/ST/OBC/PWD applicant but they need to upload a photocopy of their SC/ST/OBC/PWD certificate.
The link of application form opens around the second week of October. Completed application form should be submitted before January 20th 2017.
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