Ph.D. Program


The ICFAI University Dehradun believes in creating and disseminating knowledge and skills in core and frontier areas through innovative educational programs, research, consulting, publishing and developing a new cadre of citizens with a high level of competence and a deep sense of ethics and commitment to their codes of professional conduct.The degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in management shall be awarded by the ICFAI University, Dehradun.At IBS, the Ph.D. program is designed for students interested in management teaching, research, and consultancy. The main objectives of the program are to:

  • Develop management teachers well equipped with the skills required for imparting education to business school students
  • Develop bright young academics with research skills to conduct research in contemporary issues in management

General Guidelines

Full Time Ph.D.

Candidates interested in a career in teaching and/or research may be admitted as full time research scholars. The full-time students would have to work on full time basis in the campus.

Part Time Ph.D.

Professionals working in various fields including teaching, consultancy, business and industry interested in pursuing academics or enhancing their ability and qualification may be admitted as part-time students. They may work from their respective work place, but would have to attend contact sessions conducted by the University.

Eligibility Criteria

2 years Masters Degree in the respective discipline with a minimum of 55% Marks from a recognized University.

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