Application and
Admission Process (pgpm)

Latest Announcement

The PGP Admission process/interviews for 2021-23 batch is closed. The result will be declared by mid May 2021. All candidates shortlisted and waitlisted for admission to PGP 2021-23 will be communicated through email and they can download their offer letters/WL letters from admission dashboard.

The doctoral level program leading to PhD of IIM Shillong endeavors to co-create knowledge in all aspects of Management Education for sustainable development and to develop independent researchers with strong ethical values. The program is committed to inculcate in individuals the necessary knowledge and skills for knowledge co creation who will excel in their respective area as educators and produce high quality research through publication of quality work of international standard.

Overseas candidates may apply to the program quoting valid GMAT scores too.P 2021-23 will be communicated through email and they can download their offer letters/WL letters from admission dashboard.

Doctoral Program 2021 Admission

About Doctoral Program

Doctoral (full time) Program Outline

The participant is expected to spend four years for PhD program that includes research focused out-put oriented course work The structure of course work comprises core, flexi-core, and seminar courses leading to an understanding of management discipline, building theoretical foundations in the core area, develop basic skills for analyzing managerial problems and instill research interest. The coursework is expected to enable the participant to provide the platform for future research activities. The participant is evaluated through a Comprehensive Examination after the successful completion of course work and the doctoral dissertation period begins after successfully clearing the comprehensive examination. The doctoral dissertation work provides them with an opportunity to do quality research and co-create original cross-functional interdisciplinary knowledge.


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Areas of Specialisation:

  • Economics and Public Policy
  • Marketing
  • Finance and Control
  • Information Systems and Analytics
  • Operations and Quantitative Techniques
  • Organizational Behavior and Human Resource
  • Strategic Management
  • Sustainability and Liberal Studies

Contact Us

Doctoral Program Office
Indian Institute of Management Shillong
Shillong – 793018, Meghalaya, India

Telephone: 0364-2308052