PhD Programme in Management (Chennai & Vellore Campuses)
The Ph.D programme in the VIT School of management involves in-depth research works in different functional areas of management. The course work has been designed to provide theoretical and empirical exposure pertaining to different aspects of research, which enables the research scholars to take up research in the contemporary areas of management science like Business Intelligence & Analytics, CRM, Accounting Systems, Financial Regulations, Emerging Markets, Financial Derivatives, Risk Management Portfolio Theory, CSR & Social entrepreneurship, SCM, TQM/TPM or Indian management. Depending on the interest of the scholar and guide, any other contemporary topic can also be chosen for research. Thus the Ph.D programme enables the scholars to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to take up teaching as well as corporate assignments.
The programme is available in the full-time as well as part-time formats. Those working in educational Institutions and corporate world can enroll for the part-time PhD program. Full-time scholars will be eligible for a some financial support in the form of a stipend.
Entry into the PhD programme is limited to scholars with good and consistent academic performance.