Abount IIMKIndian Institute of Management Kozhikode is an autonomous business school set up by the Government of India in collaboration with the State Government of Kerala in the year 1996. It is located in Kunnamangalam, Kozhikode in Kerala. This institute has excellent infrastructure and provides facilities like library and information centre, air-conditioned classrooms, LAN/WAN connectivity, guest care areas, etc. It offers academic programs like Fellow Programme in Management (PhD), Post Graduate Program (PGP), Post Graduate Programme in Business Leadership (PGP-BL) and Executive programs like Executive Post Graduate Programme, Ph.D. program in Management, Management Development Programme (MDP), Faculty Development Programme(FDP).
Admissions 2020Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode IIMK has announced admissions to the full-time, residential Ph.D. program in Management 2020. This program is designed to equip the candidates for careers in research and management education. Ph.D. candidates can specialize in any one of the following areas of specialization:
Program structurePh.D. at IIML has 2 phases: course work and thesis research. The first two years of the course includes course work - core courses and elective/ doctoral level courses. Candidates have to pass the Area Comprehensive Qualifying examination (CQE) to proceed to the second phase of the program. In the second phase, candidates undertake thesis research work with the committee called the Research Advisory Committee. This committee comprises of 2 faculty members from the area of specialization and one from a different area.
Eligibility criteriaCandidates have to fulfil any one of the following basic qualifications to apply for Ph.D. in Management program at IIMK:
Note: 5% relaxation in the minimum marks requirement is given to the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC) (Non-Creamy Layer) and Persons-with-Disabilities (PWD). Candidates appearing for final exams can also apply, subject to the successful completion of the basic qualification by 30th June 2020.
Test ScoresExcept for the candidates who are opting for IIMB Test, all other Candidates have to submit a valid test score from any one of the acceptable tests mentioned for the area of specialization they are applying to. Test scores should not be older than 3 years as of 15th January 2020. Candidates opting to take the IIMB test have to choose this option in the application. IIMB Test will be conducted by IIM Bangalore at Bangalore, New Delhi and Kozhikode on 2nd February 2020. Candidates holding a full-time two year PGDM program of any IIMs or candidates holding Executive PGDM from IIM Kozhikode are exempted from taking qualifying tests.
Selection procedureCandidates will be shortlisted on the recommendation of respective areas based on their qualifying scores and profile. The shortlisted candidates will be invited for Personal Interview at IIM Kozhikode.
Application processInterested and eligible candidates are required to apply online at the official website. Candidates can apply to a maximum of 2 areas of specialization. Candidates need to pay the application fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rs. 2000/- if candidate opting for IIMB Test) online itself through the link provided with the application form. Candidates have to upload the scanned copies of all academic mark sheets, category certificates and qualifying exam scorecard along with the online application form. To complete the submission of the application form, two referred recommendations are required. The referee has to submit the recommendation letter online through the link provided to the referee in his/ her email id.
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Contact detailsIndian Institute of Management Kozhikode,
IIMK Campus P.O.,
Kozhikode - 673 570,
Ph. No.: (0495) 2809380/381
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