Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

PhD in Management

Why you should choose us?
Our PhD Program offers specialist opportunities for PhD students through the delivery of integrated and tailored high-level research and skills training. The program provides cutting edge doctoral study courses, combined with a supportive and exciting work environment. The content and design of the program is informed by current state-of-the-art research, and is at par with international PhD Programs. Our students include those who have excelled academically and the natural next step of their journey is a research degree. They are driven by the shared objective to learn and discover, and do high quality research.
Program Structure
The program is characterized by its rigorous analytical approach based on a combination of methods and insights drawn from organization theory, organizational behavior, public administration, and social sciences' theories. The program is designed to develop the content knowledge and methodological skills necessary to become a successful and productive researcher.
As per PU Doctoral Program Coordination Committee's rules and regulations, a minimum of 18 credit hours of coursework is required to be completed over two semesters and a period of one year. The following courses will be offered during Year 1 (Coursework) to PhD Students:
After successful completion of their coursework, PhD students are required to pass a comprehensive Examination (written) , before submitting the synopsis/research work.
After passing the comprehensive examination, a PhD Student is required to submit synopsis within six months of completing their coursework. The synopsis will be submitted to Departmental Doctoral Program Committee (DDPC) for onward submission to Advanced Studies and Research Board (ASRB), subject to DDPC approval.
Further information on rules and regulations governing our PhD Program can be found at
Career Prospects
Students having a PhD Degree in Management are eligible for faculty and research positions at national and international higher education institutions, nationally and internationally. PhD Degree holders may also apply for research consultancies with the government and international financial institutions (IFIs).

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