Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

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Programme Overview

The Fellow Programme in Management at IMT Ghaziabad is a full-time doctoral program designed for students, working executives and academicians with strong academic orientation, to undertake rigorous and original research. The program aims to develop outstanding scholars for careers in academia, research, and consulting for the industry, government and social sector. The FPM is a four-year program during which scholars will undergo rigorous coursework comprising management courses, area specific courses and advanced courses. After completing the Comprehensive Research Examination (CRE), scholars will be engaged in their doctoral dissertation work. The time duration may be extended up to five years, depending upon the progress report of the scholar. All full time scholars will receive a monthly stipend that covers all costs in addition to being provided with a modest accommodation. IMT-G provides an excellent ecosystem & facilities for pursuing research.

Areas of Specialization for FPM 

Candidates can apply to the following areas of specialization for pursuing research:

  1. Business Analytics
  2. Business Communication
  3. Economic Environment and Policy
  4. Finance & Accounting/Banking & Financial Services
  5. Information Technology Management
  6. Marketing Management
  7. Operations Management
  8. Organizational Behaviour & Human Resource Management
  9. Strategy, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

The candidate’s area of research will be considered final based on the area mentioned in the offer letter. While undergoing the coursework, the candidate may be allowed to change the area of specialization with the approval of the FPM Committee. The candidate may be required to do additional courses to suit the requirement of the changed area.

Admissions & Eligibility

A candidate applying to FPM at IMT Ghaziabad should satisfy one of the following:

Eligibility criteria:

   Master’s degree or it’s equivalent in any discipline (minimum 60%)


  Five-year integrated Master’s Degree Programme in any discipline (minimum 60%)


A graduate degree with a professional qualification-CA/CMA/CS

*Candidates applying to the FPM programme should not exceed 45 years of age as on March 31, 2021

Note: Candidates who are in the final year of their Master’s program, will be allowed to join the program provisionally subject to the submission of a certificate, issued on or before September 30, 2021, from the head of the institution stating that he/she has completed all requirements for obtaining the degree. Their admission will be confirmed only when they submit the mark sheets, and a certificate of having passed the master’s/equivalent qualification referred to in the certificate issued by their college/institutes. The deadline for submission of mark sheet and the certificate is December 31, 2021.

Selection Process

Candidates applying for FPM at IMT Ghaziabad are required to take the CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC-NET test. Test scores received during January 1, 2019, to December 31, 2020, will be considered valid. Applicants should submit a research proposal of about 5000 words in their area of research interest along with their application form. Shortlisted candidates will be called for selection process at IMT Ghaziabad in May 2021.

Financial Assistance

IMT-G offers full time Residential mode of study under the FPM Program. Scholars will be paid a monthly stipend of INR 50,000 that covers all the costs in addition to being provided with a modest accommodation. No family accommodation would be provided to married candidates. The stipend will be paid for a period of four years from the date of joining the program, or until the candidate joins employment, whichever is earlier.

How to Apply

Candidates can fill-up the application form online by paying a fee of INR 2030/. The last date for submission of form is April 05, 2021.

Link Open for Online Application:  December 1, 2020
Last day for submitting Online Application: April 05, 2021
Interview for shortlisted candidate: 1st week/2nd week of May 2021


For further information or clarifications, please contact:

Assistant Manager

Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
Institute of Management Technology (IMT)
Raj Nagar, Post Box No. 137
Ghaziabad, Delhi NCR – 201001, India
Email: fpmadmissions@imt.edu

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