Doctor of Philosophy in Management

Abbreviation: PhD Management

Objectives:

  • To ensure that students contribute distinctly to existing knowledge base of ‘Management’ and related fields.

Scope:

  • A wide range of students in Pakistan wish to pursue PhD in the field of ‘Management’.
  • Internationally, there is an extreme need of students (both in academia and industry) with doctoral degrees in the field of ‘Management’.

Eligibility:

  • 18 year equivalent degree in business or relevant discipline duly recognized by HEC.
  • Minimum 3.0 CGPA or equivalent.
  • Students with non-research based prior degrees cannot apply for PhD program.
  • Clearance of admission test conducted by FUI.

Note: Applicants must meet the minimum eligibility criteria mentioned above to be considered for admission to the program, however, meeting these criteria does not guarantee admission.

Duration:

  • Minimum: 3 years (6 semesters other than summer semester)
  • Maximum: 9 years

Specialization(s):

  • Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Systems
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Technology Management
  • Operations Management

Note: Specializations in PhD program are completely dependent on the thesis (research work) and course work. The supervisor and the BOF decides the student’s Area of Specialization from the above-mentioned areas.

Minimum Credit Requirements:

Mandatory

Electives

Thesis

Total

6

12

30

48

 

Note: Students will undergo 4 to 8 Elective Courses depending on their degree course work requirements decided by their supervisor. The supervisor may even suggest the student to take more courses after approval of the Dean. Only the courses offered in every semester can be taken.