The PhD in Management is a rigorous academic and research oriented programme for enthusiastic research scholars and academically curious individuals. Requirements for this degree include extensive inter-area course work, demonstrable expertise in areas of research, and thesis work.
The school offers PhD support in every area of management studies, including finance, marketing, human resources, operations management and allied subjects.The coursework component in each field is highly demanding, and involves a strong focus on a wide range of research methods. Mentors and a team of supervisors and experienced faculty shall support candidates in defining their research questions and pursuing their degree. Candidates will also gain exposure to teaching by assisting faculty on related courses. Students shall attend academic conferences, make presentations, organise lectures and seminars, and contribute to management and academic decisions, fulfilling our expectation that they become fully integrated into the school and Ahmedabad University's intellectual community in their time here.
Fellowships and stipends are offered to full-time students admitted to the programme.