About Doctoral Program in Management

Doctoral Program in Management started in the University in the year 1968 along with Post Graduate management Programs. Presently there are 28 Faculty members from different functional area of Management, who are guiding doctoral dissertations of over sixty research Scholars.

  1. Qualifying Examination: Master's degree in Business Management (M.B.M.), Management Studies/ Management Sciences (M.M.S.), Business Administration (M.B.A.), International Business Administration (M.I.B.A.), International Business (M.I.B.), M.B.A. (Agri-Business) OR Two years postgraduate diploma in Management from any one of the Indian Institutes of Management (I.I.Ms)/or First Class in two year full time PGDM declared equivalent to Master's Degreee in Management by AIU/accredited by AICTE/UGC or Xavier Labour Relations Institute (X.L.R.I.), Jamshedpur or Management Development Institute (M.D.I.), Gurgoan or Institute of Management and Technology (I.M.T.), Ghaziabad or Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (I.I.F.T.), New Delhi or International Management Institute (I.M.I.), New Delhi or School of Management Sciences, Varanasi and Lucknow or First class graduate and professionally qualified Chartered Accountant/Cost and Works Accountant/Company Secretary of the concerned statutory bodies.
  2. Qualifying Marks: At least 60% in the aggregate or equivalent grade point average in the qualifying examination or First Class as per the norms of the concerned University.
Admission Procedure

There are two categories of Admission to Doctoral Program in Management. First is through Common Research Entrance Test conducted by the Controller of Examinations, Banaras Hindu University every year.
The second category is CRET Excempted Category to which canddiates who have qualified NET-JRF of UGC will be considered for admission. Further working executives are also considered for admission under this Category as Part Time Research Scholar.

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Admission of Foreign Nationals

Admission of Foreign National Candidates are processed by the International Students Center, Banaras Hindu University.
Course Work Examination

Candidates admitted to Doctoral Program are required to appear Course Work Examination. The details of the Course Work Examination and syllabi