Doctoral Program in Management (PhD)
Eligibility: Master's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline from a recognised university, with at least 55% marks. In case the score is available on a letter-grade system, the Institute expects a minimum cumulative score of 5.5 on a 10-point scale.
Applicants have to fill up the online application form separately for XUB programme at: www.ximb.ac.in or www.xub.edu.in. Upon successfully filling the online application form and paying the application fee, the applicant will receive the confirmation by email.
The last date for applying online is February 14 , 2017.
Candidates will be shortlisted on the
basis of their academic records and SOPs. The shortlisted candidates will be required to appear for Xavier
Research Aptitude Test (X-RAT), and Personal Interview. UGC-NET qualified candidates will be exempted
from appearing for the X-RAT.
The course work for the selected
candidates will commence from June 2017.
of the Program:
The approximate duration to complete
the programme is 4 to 7 years. The first
year of the programme will be spent for course work, and the remaining years
for completing subsequent steps leading to the doctoral thesis. The maximum duration allowed to complete the
PhD is 7 years.
work and Registration:
After the successful completion of course-work and related pre-decided steps such as a no. of review seminars, the student is supposed to give a thesis topic registration seminar. After the successful completion of this seminar, the student’s PhD topic will be registered with Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB).
List of Courses
Given below is the list of academic areas. At XUB, we encourage interdisciplinary work.
a) Officially Sponsored Candidates / Self Sponsored Candidates: In case the organization supports the student’s PhD or the Students decide to sponsor themselves, the fees for this four year programme will be as follows:
b) Partially Sponsored Candidates: In this category of candidates (If found suitable, only for top two candidates), the applicable fees for the four years will be:
In case of deserving full-time student, the academic fee will be waived.
The students will be provided
accommodation on campus. The residential
expenses will have to be paid by the students separately as per the prevalent
rate (current rate is Rs 28,000/- per year (double seated), and mess expenses
as per actual. Students can also choose
to stay off-campus.
All admission-related queries may be addressed to: email@example.com