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Eligibility Criteria

IIM Jammu's doctoral programme aims to admit individuals with exceptional academic background, strong motivation and discipline, and potential to become excellent researchers at international level. It is expected that research scholars will come from a variety of disciplines ranging from social sciences and humanities to physical sciences and engineering. Applicants are evaluated on their past academic achievements, motivation and preparation for the programme, letters of recommendation, scores on standard tests and a PI with the faculty.

Qualification

Candidates must possess one of the following qualifications to apply for IIM Jammu's doctoral programme:

Master's degree in any discipline, with at least 60 percent marks or equivalent grade point average

Or

Professional qualifications like CA, ICWA, CS with at least 60 percent marks or equivalent grade point average

Or

Five year/four year Integrated Master's degree programme in any discipline, with at least 60 percent marks, obtained after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent.

Or

Four Year/Eight Semester Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (B.E./B.Tech./ B. Arch.) with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent.

Those who are appearing for their final year examination in the current academic year may also apply. However, their admission to the programme will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for obtaining the relevant degree before 30th June 2019.

*The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate would be calculated based on the practice as followed by the respective University/Institution. In case of grades / CGPA, the conversion to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure as certified by the respective University/ institution. If any University/institution confirms that there is no scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by dividing the candidate's CGPA by the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the result with 100.

Age Limit: Candidate must not be more than 40 years as on 1st June 2019

Reservation: IIM Jammu will strictly follow the Government of India's Reservation Policy:

Category % Reservation
Schedule Caste 15%
Schedule Tribe 7.5%
NC - OBC 27%
DAP 5%
EWS 10%