PhD (Management) Programme 2020 @ Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Raipur

Adminissions Eligibility:

  • The candidates for the program must have one of the following qualifications obtained from any of the universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India, or other educational institutions established by an act of parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, or an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE.
  • A Master’s degree/PGP from IIMs or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 60% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average or;
  • Professional qualifications such as CA/ICWA with degree and CS with B. Com degree along with minimum 60% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average or;
  • 4 Year/8 Semester Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (B.E./B. Tech/B. Arch) with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent or;
  • Five year Integrated Master’s degree programme in any discipline, with at least 60% aggregate marks, obtained after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent.
  • Those who are appearing for their final year exam in the current academic year may also apply. However, their admission to the program will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for obtaining the relevant degree before 30th June 2020.
  • *The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate would be calculated based on the practice as followed by the respective University/Institution. In case of grades / CGPA, the conversion to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure as certified by the respective University/ institution. If any University/institution confirms that there is no scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by dividing the candidate’s CGPA by the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the result with 100.

Age Limit

  • Candidate must not be more than 50 years as on June 1st, 2020.

How to apply:

  • The completed application for admission shall include the following:
  • The PhD application form can be filled online through the link given in IIM Raipur’s website ( ). A candidate is eligible to fill applications to a maximum of two areas. The last date to apply online is February 28, 2020.

Application Fee

  • Candidates are required to submit the online fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rs 500 in case of NC-OBC, EWS, SC, ST, DAP) while applying online. Separate fee is required for each area applied.
  • Send the filled in application form, payment receipt along with self-attested copy of all the documents through speed post to Admissions Office, Indian Institute of Management Raipur, Atal Nagar, P. O. – Kurru (Abhanpur), Raipur-493661, Chhattisgarh on or before 06th March 2020.

Important dates:

  • Last date: 28th February, 2020.
  • Date of Personal Interview (PI): 06th & 07th April, 2020.
  • Result Declaration: 22nd April, 2020.
  • Last date of Offer Acceptance of Commitment Fee: 30th May, 2020.
  • Registration: 25th June, 2020.
  • Orientation of the Programme: 26th & 27th June, 2020.
  • First Day of Classes: 29th June, 2020.

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