Doctoral Programme


The School offers a programme leading to the PhD degree in all areas of management. Admission to this program is open to individuals from a range of academic disciplines, including engineering, natural science, humanities and the social sciences. A brief outline of the admission procedure is given below.

    • IIT Bombay accepts applications for Ph.D. Programme round the year. However, they are processed twice a year (i.e. Autumn Semester (July session) and Spring Semester (January session) .For detailed information, please click here
    • Research areas in our school are given here, please click here.
    • After applying for the program, shortlisted applicants will be called for a written test followed by an interview. The written test is based on aptitude test.
    • Those applicants who are called for interview are required to bring their original certificates along with 2 sets of photocopies and passport size photographs.
    • Candidates applying to SJMSOM are required to submit a sample of their recently published writings on relevant topics
    • OR

      A 1500 word proposal on proposed area of research.
      The proposal should contain
      1. Title
      2. Keywords
      3. Problem Identification
      4. Review of Literature
      5. Proposed methodology