Programme Overview

Our Ph.D. programme in residential mode offers a stimulating environment to the students towards creation and advancement of management knowledge and practice through scholarly research.

The programme has been attempts to :

Ensure that students acquire advanced knowledge of literature and theory in their area of specialization and related interdisciplinary areas.

Equip the doctoral students with relevant tools and techniques of research so that they can identify and study intricate issues in various domains of management.

The course curriculum in place helps the students to gain adequate expertise as scholars and academicians.

Programme Goal

Our doctoral programme aims at developing engaged scholarship with true professionalism.


The duration of the programme is 4-5 years initiating with a rigorous course work of 48 credits over a time period of 2 years and a comprehensive examination. The candidate can submit his/her thesis to the Registrar within five years, but not earlier than three years from the date of his/her admission. However, two further extensions of one year each may be granted by the competent authority.

Minimum Residential Requirement

Selected candidate needs to be present in the campus for minimum 2 years with successful completion of the course work and submission of proposal.


The specializations offered for these programs is as under:

  • Accounting, Finance and Economics

  • OB,HR and International Management

  • Operations, Information System and Marketing


LM Thapar School of Management

Dera Bassi Campus,
Off Derabassi - Barwala road
District Mohali- 140507
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