Management Institute

Ph.D (Full Time) Admission Details

A Master's degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s Degree by the corresponding Statutory Regulatory body with atleast 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent Grade “B” in the UGC 7 Point Scale. Candidates appearing in final examination can also apply provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria by June 30, 2017.

Admission Procedure:
Application Form
The application forms can be downloaded from the website and the completed form should be sent to the Institute alongwith demand draft of Rs.1000/- favouring "Institute of Management, Nirma University" payable at Ahmedabad.

Offline Ph.D. Application Form 2017 [Registrations are Closed]

All communications should be addressed to:
Deputy Registrar
Institute of Management
Nirma University
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad - 382 481 (Gujarat) INDIA

Selection Process:
The admission selection process consists of two stages :

1. Entrance Test:
The applicants are required to appear in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Institute of Management, Nirma University. However the candidates who are UGC NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET/SLET/GATE/GPAT/Teacher Fellowship/M.Phil qualified are exempted from the Admission Test. The Test will be held on June 12, 2017 at 10.00 AM at the campus of Institute of Management, Nirma University in Ahmedabad.

The Entrance Test will have Two Sections as given below:
  1. Research Methodology  - 50% Wieghtage
  2. General Management    -  50% Weightage
Each Section will carry 30 Questions, and duration of the Test will be one hour. The Test will be objective type with multiple choice questions.

2. Personal Interview:
The candidates obtaining a minimum of 50% marks in the Entrance Test will qualify for the Personal Interview. The Interview will be held on the same day after the Test.

The final selection for admission would be based on the candidate’s performance in the Entrance Test and Personal Interview.

Important Dates:
Last date for submitting the Application Form May 25, 2017 [Extended]
Entrance Test June 12, 2017
Personal Interviews
June 12, 2017
Final Selection June 21, 2017 [Tentative]
Commencement of the Programme June 30, 2017