PhD Programme Chairperson's Message

IFMR GSB @ Krea has evolved continuously over the years as a dynamic, learning-based and research oriented organization. PhD scholars at IFMR GSB are carefully picked from a pool of highly competitive and qualified students. The two-year coursework imparts critical thinking skills to help them evolve as independent researchers with the ability to solve the challenges thrown by the economy and society. At IFMR GSB, we encourage students to cut across academic silos and do impactful research, which is the need of the hour. The Pandemic has tested our skills, brought us together as a community and deepened our commitment towards inter-disciplinary research.

Dr Madhuri Saripalle
Chairperson – PhD Progamme

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Why Join IFMR GSB Doctoral Programme?

Opportunities For Excellence In Research And Teaching

PhD scholars publish extensively in reputed journals and present their research in various national and international conferences. The in-house “Journal of Emerging Market Finance” reinforces IFMR GSB’s research credentials. The annual research symposium provides an excellent platform for scholars to showcase their work and interact with researchers from reputed national and international institutions. The course of study is designed to provide intensive training in research and teaching.

Excellent Placements Possibilities

The alumni of the PhD programme have assumed positions as faculty in prestigious academic institutions such as Ashoka University, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore, IIM Kashipur, IIM Shillong, IIM Amritsar and the Madras School of Economics. Other alumni are in significant roles in research institutes, think-tanks and corporates such as CRISIL, SCOPE International, ICICI, Institute
for Human Development and Centre for Excellence in Fiscal Policy and Taxation.

Academic Departments

Data Science & Information Systems

Data Science

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Operations Management

Operations Management

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Finance & Accounting

Finance & Accounting

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Strategy Management

Strategic Management

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Marketing

Current PhD Scholars

Aditya Kumar

Aditya Kumar

Ajmal TK

Ajmal TK

Ameesh

Ameesh

Jains P Chacko

Jains P Chacko

Kalyani Pal

Kalyani Pal

Kumar Ashutosh

Kumar Ashutosh

Manasi

Manasi

Mohammed Hashim

Mohammed Hashim

Narbadeshwar Mishra

Narbadeshwar Mishra

Navya Murickken

Navya Murickken

Nidhin

Nidhin

Sristhi Singh

Sristhi Singh

Surabhi Somya

Surabhi Somya

Utkarsh Choudhary

Utkarsh Choudhary

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Vismaya

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