Application for the Ph.D. Programme in Management is separate from application for CAT. Advertisement for the Ph.D. Programme appears during the month of September every year in daily newspapers/business magazines.
Application Form and Brochure for the same are available online. Candidates can fill-up the application form online and an application fee of Rs. 500/- (liable to change) can be paid through IIMA gateway.
IIMA faculty will then evaluate the applications that have been submitted and invite the selected group of candidates for personal interviews with the faculty and members of the Ph.D. Programme Executive Committee. Based on the interviews candidates will be recommended for admission.
Ph.D. Programme in Management admits students who have a strong academic background, are highly motivated and have the intellectual curiosity to undertake original research.