Fellowship Programme In Management (FPM)




The applicant seeking admission to the FPM programme of JIMS needs to be adhering to one of the following qualifications:

A Masters' degree or AICTE approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) or its equivalent in any relevant field with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent grade point average.


Any professional qualifications such as CA, CFA and CS, CMA. (CA/CFA/CS must also possess a first division graduation degree from a university recognized by AIU).


2. What is the admission procedure for FPM?


Admission to the fellowship programme shall be made twice a year. Accordingly, the programme shall commence in the months of January and July every year.


The application shall be made in the prescribed form available with the Institution. Attested copies of all the necessary Certificates and testimonials are to be attached with the application. The candidate must submit an abstract of about 5000 words on the area of research interest (tentative research proposal) along with his / her application.


Applicants can fill the online admission form and make an online payment of INR. 2000/- at the admission portal.


3. What are the selection criteria of your college?

Selection for the Fellowship Programme shall be made on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Academic qualifications and work experience
  • Tentative research proposal and its presentation before the Selection Committee
  • Personal Interview


4. What is the fee structure of your programs?


Fee Structure

At the time of applying for PhD programme

Rs. 2000/-

After qualifying the interview process (Admission fee)

Rs. 20,000/-

Tuition fee for 1st Year (coursework fee)

Rs. 1,00,000/-

Tuition fee for 2nd Year

Rs. 1,00,000/-

Tuition fee for 3rd Year

Rs. 1,00,000/-

Tuition fee for Additional Extension Year

Rs. 80,000/-


5. What specializations JIMS FPM offer?

FPM students can specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Finance and Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior/ Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management and Quantitative Methods
  • Strategy and General Management
  • Economics


  • The fellowship programme provides a financial support of Rs. 20000 per month after completion of course work for two years or submission of thesis whichever occur earlier. All selected students, holding an Indian Nationality, are eligible for award of JIMS fellowship.
  • In addition the student can avail the JRF(Junior Research Fellowship) provided by UGC


7. What makes JIMS FPM different from other institutes offering Ph.D program?
  • Linkage of Fellowship Programme with Industry Projects
  • Support in patenting and copyrighting innovative ideas
  • Career guidance and support through CRMC
  • Experiential learning through teaching assignments
  • Consultancy assignments and projects
  • Access to JIMS Incubation Centre
  • Support for Conference and Seminar Participations


8. What all is included in the fees?
  • Fee includes Tuition fee and coursework fee


9. Why should I join JIMS Rohini for PH.D program?

Same as question 7


10. Are classes mandatory to attend?

Yes, 75% attendance in coursework classes for FPM is a must


11. Can I continue working in my organization and can do my Ph.D

Coursework is a full time one year program with 75% mandatory attendance.


12. What is the difference between Ph.D and FPM

Universities offer PhD while all autonomous institutions such as IIM’s and JIMS offer FPM


13. Can I put Doctorate after completing my FPM. If not, why should I do a FPM.

Yes you can use Doctorate after completion of FPM


14 What designation I can get after my FPM.

You can apply for assistant and associate professor in the field of academics, further a research doctoral degree in Management is highly appreciated in corporate 


15. I am currently Asst. Professor in XYZ institute. Will I be promoted directly to associate after my FPM?

You will be fulfilling the eligibility for associate professor; however promotion schemes are subjective with respect to institutions


16. How will I be eligible for availing stipend?

After successful completion of coursework, you will be eligible to claim stipend.


17. Why will I pay this much, if I can get admission in any other institute without paying any fee?

Same as question 7

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