About PhD Programme

1. About IIM Raipur


The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) brand has now become synonymous to innovation, talent and zeal for success and contribution in management. In 2010, Government of India has set up IIM Raipur in Chhattisgarh, one of the fastest growing states of India with its rich mineral, forest, natural and local resources. From very beginning IIM Raipur has set high standards for outstanding value based quality education, high quality research, executive education, consultancy and strong corporate as well as international linkages. IIM Raipur encourages contemporary research concentrating on regional, national and global issues.

IIM Raipur offers following programmes:

i. Doctoral Programmes
  • Fellow Programme in Management
    (Started from academic year 2012-13)
ii. Post-Graduate Programmes
  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management
    (Started from academic year 2010-12)
  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Working Executives
    (Started from academic year 2012-13)
iii. Executive Education
  • Open Programmes
  • In-company Programmes

Presently IIM Raipur operates from the Government Engineering College Campus, Sejbahar, Raipur. The Government of Chhattisgarh has given over 200 acres of land for the proposed IIM Raipur campus in Naya Raipur. The proposed campus will be a state-of-the-art campus presenting a blissful mix of modern architecture, culture and heritage of Chhattisgarh.

2. About Fellow Program in Management

IIM Raipur has started the Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) from academic year 2012-13. FPM is a full-time doctoral programme that offers research scholars opportunities for advanced studies and research in different area of ‘management’. The Programme aims to prepare research scholars for careers in teaching and research in management studies and in related disciplines, and for careers in the academic institutions and in other organizations that require advanced analytical and research capabilities.

The Programme offers its research scholars a unique opportunity to engage in high-quality intra-disciplinary as well as interdisciplinary research. The Programme is committed to educating scholars who will become leaders in their fields of research. The complete guidelines about FPM are given in the FPM Handbook which will be given to each scholar at the time of registration to the programme.

3. Objective of The Programme

The objectives of the programme are:
  • To provide research scholars with necessary skills to identify and research complex issues in the field of management.

  • To contribute to the creation, transmission and application of knowledge in the field of management.

  • To do research and publications of international standard in inter-disciplinary areas management that will add value to the society and to the body of knowledge.

  • To meet the teaching and research manpower needs of academia and industry by producing highly skilled individuals with exceptional analytical ability and training in conducting specialized research.