PhD Programme 2020 @ – Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi

Adminissions Eligibility:
The candidates should have a Master’s degree or a professional degree in Management Studies or allied subjects, declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate (or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.

A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, will be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/PWD and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the University of Delhi from time to time. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.

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How to apply:
Applicants can register themselves for admission to Ph.D. Programme through FMS website  by filling up online registration form and by paying the requisite registration fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rs. 350 for SC/ST/PWD/EWS).

Candidates (except those exempted from admission test as detailed below) seeking admission to the doctoral programme, are required to take the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2019 to be conducted by Indian Institutes of Management on November 25, 2019.

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Short listed candidates will thereafter be required to submit the registration form to the Board of Research Studies at the Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, latest by February 28, 2020.

Foreign Nationals
Foreign Nationals with Indian or foreign degrees, but who are not currently staying in India, need to apply via the respective Consulate/Embassy with a mandatory minimum GMAT Score of 650. Such candidates should have fellow ship from the country of origin and /or recognize international agencies. Foreign Nationals with foreign degrees are required to submit both GMAT as well as TOEFL scores.

Important dates:

  • On-line Registration Closes: 25th November, 2019.
  • Last date for foreign students: 28th February, 2020.

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