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Ph.D. Management Science

Doctor of Philosophy in Management Science

  • To study doctoral level courses of Management Sciences and develop understanding of research works in Management Sciences and related fields.
  • To fulfill the academic as well as professional requirements in the discipline of Management Sciences.
  • To impart higher education and training to conduct research work in different areas of Management Sciences.
  • To provide qualified and trained manpower for teaching and research at university level.
  • To produce professionals with advanced concepts in Management Sciences and the related fields to undertake research programs and execute research projects of national and international importance.

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Job Prospects

BS Accounting and Finance
  1. Social scientist
  2. Management Consultant
  3. Research Analyst
  4. Policy Advisor
  5. Project Managers
  6. Academicians

Higher Studies​

After completion of PhD. (Management Sciences), the students can go for higher studies that is Post Doctorate (Post Doc) in the following areas while depending upon their research interests and backgrounds

BS Accounting and Finance

Skill Domains

Skill Domains
  1. Leadership Skills
  2. Data Analysis and problem solving
  3. Writing Research Proposals
  4. Writing and publishing research papers
  5. Solving complex organizational problems
  6. Report writing
  7. Identify sources of information
  8. Design and analyze surveys
  9. Effectively mentor sub-ordinates
  10. Consultancy

Skills for CV

  1. Carrying out effective research and publish quality articles of international standards
  2. R & D projections supervision, investigation and evaluation
  3. MS/PhD thesis supervision and evaluation, skill to evaluate the research work of other
  4. Consultants
  5. Knowledge management
  6. Able to contribute in the current body knowledge
  7. Able to contribute in solving the complex social problems by research and analysis.
Skills for CV

Course Outline & Fee Structure

Eligibility Criteria

• Must qualify GRE-Subject/GAT-Subject/IMS Graduate Admission Test (I-GAT) as per HEC requirement and IMS procedures.
• MS (with research)/M.Phil. (areas related to Management Sciences) 18 years degree from a chartered institute with minimum CGPA 3.0.
• MS with research or M.Phil. degree in related disciplines. However, such candidates will need to complete deficiencies or prerequisite determined by the Ph.D. Admission Committee.

Program Duration

The minimum duration for completion of Ph.D. degree in Management Sciences is three years and maximum duration is eight years. In any hardship case, the academic committee/council on the recommendation of the committee comprising the Dean, supervisor(s), the registrar and the head of the department may extend said duration. The minimum and maximum limits of the above-mentioned duration may be enhanced for the part-time students.

Degree Completion Requirements

After the Ph.D. course work and passing the comprehensive examination (as per HEC rules) the student shall be evaluated for the qualifying for the candidacy of research for the Ph.D. program by the qualifying evaluation procedure of the IMS.
For successful completion of the Ph.D. degree, scholar should fulfill the requirement
i. Successful completion of Ph.D. course work.
ii. Qualifying the comprehensive examination.
iii. Successful defense of the research proposal/synopsis.
iv. Publish at-least one research paper from his/her Ph.D. research work in HEC approved journal.
v. Successful defense of Ph.D. thesis.
vi. Other minimum requirements set by IMS/HEC.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

1. After completing the PhD. (Management Sciences) degree, PhD graduates can contribute in the multiple areas of management sciences.
2. PhD. (Management Sciences) students gain an in-depth knowledge of the particular area of management like management, marketing, human resources, finance and supply chain.
3. At the end of this degree, the students become more creative and would be able to contribute in the current body of knowledge.
4. The main objective of PHD program is to train research scholar by imparting rigorous training and also preparing them for publication and teaching at university level.