Management Institute

Ph.D (External) Course Work

Pre-registration course-work requirement:
Course Structure:
The Course work for the programme will be of 18 credit hours viz.  6 course each of 3 credit hours that shall normally be completed within one year from the date of joining the programme. The registrant shall be required to be present on campus for the completion of coursework at least for 60 days.

The details of course work are as follows:
a. Bridge Courses: The research scholar is required to take the courses equivalent to 9 credit hours as detailed below:

Sr. No.

Course

Credit Hours

1

Management Thought

3.0

2

Strategy Management

3.0

3

Course from the area of research

3.0

These courses will be covered mainly through counseling and seminar modes:
b. DPM Specialization Courses : The research scholars are required to take 6 credit hours of research-orientated courses specially designed for the Research scholar. The course details are as follows:

Sr. No.

Course

Credit Hours

1

Research Methodology

3.0

2

Statistical Methods for Research

3.0

In addition, the candidate will also undergo a seminar of 3 credits.
c. Course Outline: The faculty, identified by the DPM Committee in consultation with the concerned Area(s) will design the course outline, and if recommended by the Committee, the same will be forwarded to the Dean, Faculty of Management for its approval.

d. Attendance: The course work requires regular attendance in all the classes. Any issues related to absenteeism in any of the courses will be discussed and resolved by the DPM Committee. However, registrant for such Programme shall be required to be present on the campus for the course work at least for 60 days.

e. Course Assessment: A system of continuous assessment using multiple methods of assessment tools will be followed to monitor research scholar’s academic performance during the course work. The assessment of research scholar will be done to measure the knowledge, skills and application ability, identified as intended learning outcomes. The course faculty will assess understanding of theories, business practices and applications illustrated and discussed in respective courses.

Academic Standard:
The research scholar will be required to obtain letter grade of minimum ‘B-‘ for satisfactory completion of a course and an overall CGPA of 2.666 for satisfactory completion of course work.