PhD at Amrut Mody School of Management


Admission to the Doctoral programme in Management will be based on an applicant’s past academic record and other criteria as follows:

  • The applicant must have completed a master’s degree in any discipline viz. Arts, Science, Commerce, Technology, Engineering or Management with a minimum of 55 per cent marks or an equivalent grade in a point scale where the grading system is followed. Potential applicants with a bachelor’s degree are also eligible to apply for the PhD programme but they will have to complete additional course work. The School encourages graduates with significant work experience to apply for the doctoral programme. (Bachelor's and master’s degree or equivalent qualification must be from universities recognised by the MHRD/UGC or it must be from a university incorporated by an Act of Central or State legislature in India. For international students, the degree or educational qualification that is obtained from a foreign university should be recognised by the MHRD/UGC as equivalent to a bachelor’s or master’s degree.)
  • The high score from any one of the tests viz. CAT / GATE / GMAT / GRE / JRF / UGC-NET is an important requirement for admission consideration to the Programme. The final admission to the Programme is subject to availability of a valid score from these exams. The validity of the examination scores is considered as prescribed by the respective examination bodies.

Admission Process

  • Admission to the Doctoral programme in Management is based on past academic performance and experience, test scores, research and writing samples and an interview.
  • Steps to apply: 
    • Fill out the application form online at the portal
    • Attach all the required supporting documents.
    • Confirm your application details.
    • Make a payment of INR 500/- as application fee via Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking
    • Qualifying applicants will be shortlisted based on merit, the submitted statement of research interest, and writing sample. They will be required to appear for an interview.
    • The dates for interviews will be notified in advance.

Important Dates for Monsoon Semester 2024

Activity Admission Cycle 
Application Portal Opens Tuesday, January 30, 2024
Application Deadline Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Tentative Date for Test and Interview Monday - Friday, April 29 - May 3, 2024
Announcement of Results Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Fees and Financial Support

Fees Structure

  • The Tuition Fee for part-time doctoral students of Management, Engineering, Physics, Mathematical and Computational Sciences, and Interdisciplinary Humanities and Social Sciences is INR 24,000 per semester, and for part-time doctoral students of Biological and Life Sciences is INR 31,500 per semester.

Financial Support

The University awards full tuition fee waiver and financial support to full-time doctoral students. The University also encourages Indian and foreign students to apply for funding from external sources The financial support could be either University Assistantship or University Fellowship, or from external sources. We offer University Assistantships at INR 40,000 per month plus tuition fee waiver, and University Fellowships at INR 50,000 per month plus tuition fee waiver.

Policies regarding Design and Conduct of the Doctoral Programmes

For the Doctoral Programme Policy, Click here.

Programme Inquiry

Amrut Mody School of Management
Central Campus
Navrangpura, Ahmedabad 380009
Gujarat, India
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +91.79.61911125


The Amrut Mody School of Management offers wide-ranging, multi-faceted management education through undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programmes. We also offer short-term certificate programmes for working professionals and other practitioners. The Management School is located in the heart of Ahmedabad, one of India’s most vibrant and historic centres of commerce. Its mercantile and industrial history underscore its present-day reputation as a hub of enterprise and new business ideas. In addition to its bustling streets, markets and sophisticated cultural life, the city is also home to many of India’s most reputed educational institutions, making it uniquely liveable for students and academics.

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