Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi invites applications for admission to full time and part time Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) program in Economics and Trade Policy, Finance, General Management and Strategy, IT Innovation and Technology Management, Marketing and Operations and Supply Chain Management for the session 2016.
Master’s degree (including IIFT MPIB)/M.Phil degree in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 55% marks or equivalent to B Plus in aggregate. Or
Diploma courses which are considered equivalent to masters degree (e.g. PGDIM from IIMs) with 55% marks or CGPA equivalent to B plus, recognized by AICTE/UGC only would be considered.
How to Apply-
Candidates can obtain the application form from the website of the Institute
Candidates must submit the same to the institute along with a demand draft of Rs. 2,500/- (Rs. 1250/- in respect of SC/ST candidates) in favour of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade payable at New Delhi.
A three-stage process is followed:
Stage I: An expert committee under the supervision of Chairperson (research) will scrutinize the applications together with necessary enclosures and prepare the list of the candidates to be allowed for appearing in the entrance examination subject to fulfillment of the academic eligibility.
Stage II: Only eligible candidates will be called for the written entrance test, comprising a research aptitude test (based on Basic Statistics, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation, Mathematics (12th standard) and Awareness on Contemporary Issues. It is important to note that objective test is a screening test.
Stage III: Candidates who would qualify in the entrance test will subsequently appear at the institute.
Last date of receipt of application: Monday, May 02, 2016.
Notification of eligible candidates: Monday, May 09, 2016.
Date of written entrance examination: Sunday, May 15, 2016.
Declaration of result: Friday, May 27, 2016.