IIM Jammu | Ph.D. Programme Overview

IIM Jammu:

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) brand has now become synonymous with innovation, talent, and zeal for success and contribution in management. The government of India established IIM Jammu in Jammu and Kashmir in 2016.

Ph.D. at IIM Jammu

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is a full-time doctoral programme that offers research scholars opportunities for advanced studies and research in a different areas of ‘management’. The programme aims to prepare research scholars for careers in teaching and research in management studies, for careers in the academic institutions and in other related disciplines and organizations that require advanced analytical and research capabilities.

Areas/ Specialization (5 Areas)

  • Business Policy and Strategy
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Organizational Behaviour and HRM
  • Marketing


Business Policy & Strategy CAT/GRE/GMAT /UGC-JRF/UGC-NET in specific area      
Finance and AccountingCAT/GMAT/GRE/ UGC-JRF/UGC-NET in specific area
Operations & Supply Chain ManagementCAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/ UGC-JRF/UGC-NET in specific area
Organisational Behaviour and HRMCAT/GMAT/GRE/ UGC-JRF/UGC-NET in specific area
MarketingCAT/GMAT/GRE/ UGC-JRF/UGC-NET in specific area


Step 1: Test Score (CAT/ GRE/ GMAT/ GATE/ JRF-UGC/ CSIR/ UGC-NET) cut-off to shortlist for PI.

Step 2:  Fill application

Step 4: Interviews happen in the month of March/ April.

Step 5: Declare of results by the end of April. Merit List will be prepared based on Test Score, Personal Interview, Academic Qualification, and Relevant Work Experience, Research Aptitude & Publications, and Reference Letter.

The following criteria will be applied for preparing the merit list.For Academic profile, following will be the weights:

  • 10th Standard: 5%
  • 12th Standard: 5%
  • Graduation: 10%
  • Post-Graduation: 5%
  • Test Score (10%)
  • Personal Interview (50%)
  • Work Experience (15%):
  • Academic Qualification (25%):

Step 6: Course work begins in July

Financial Assistance (Scholarships)

  • The fellowship covers all academic expenses (consisting of tuition, computer, library, placement, and alumni fees) and living expenses (comprising boarding and lodging).
  • Stipend
Year/ StageStipend Amount (in Rupees) per month
1st year35000
2nd year35000
3rd year40000
4th year40000
5th year40000
  • Contingency Allowance: 40,000 per year.
  • Purchase of Laptop: 50,000 one-time allowance
  • For attending International and National Conferences: Up to 200000 during Ph.D. program after completion of comprehensive exam.

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