Top PhD Programs in India 2019/2020

Requirements for the PhD program often involve the student having already obtained a Master’s degree. Additionally, a thesis or dissertation primarily consisting of original academic research must be submitted. In some countries, this work may even need to be defended in front of a panel.

A Master is a degree that demonstrates students have completed advanced studies in their field of training. This program is available for students with an undergraduate degree, and it often takes one to two years to complete.

India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world

Doctorate Programs in India

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Vishwakarma Institute of Management
Campus Full-time 4 - 5 years July 2020 India Pune

The Ph.D. programme offered by the institute requires an original doctoral thesis that should result in a significant contribution to that field. The aim of this programme is to keep pace with the expanding frontiers of knowledge in management and broader social sciences. The average duration of the programme is 4-5 years.

Ph.D Program in Management

Institute Of Finance And International Management (IFIM)
Campus Full-time July 2020 India Bengaluru

Vide notification No: VTU/ACA/2006-07/2538 dated 12th July 2006, IFIM Business School), has been permitted by the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum to offer a Ph.D programme in Management. Thus, IFIM Business School has the unique distinction of being amongst the few autonomous Institutes in the country to be accorded this recognition by a University.

Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) - ABPM

Indian Institute of Plantation Management
Campus Full-time 4 years July 2020 India Bengaluru

FPM-ABPM is a full-time residential, doctoral programme that trains prospective scholars to become highly skilled and innovative researchers and teachers in various aspects of management pertaining to the plantation and associated agri-business & commodity sectors.