Diamond Harbour Road
Joka, Kolkata (Calcutta) - 700104
The Fellow Program of IIM Calcutta invites applications from candidates with proven academic backgrounds, who have the intellect, interest, and ingenuity to pursue doctoral studies in management sciences and related disciplines. Applicants must possess the ability, motivation, and discipline to sustain themselves in a rigorous doctoral program for four-to-five years.
An applicant can apply to at most two areas of specialization. (S)he needs to have taken the Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2011 OR, depending on chosen specialization(s), alternative test(s) in lieu of the CAT as specified in the following table. The applicant is required to have taken the appropriate test(s) no earlier than 24th January, 2010, and the test score(s) should be valid on 24th January, 2012.
An applicant to the Fellow Program is required to have: EITHER a First Class Master's degree in any discipline (or equivalent professional qualification) and a three-year Bachelor's degree with at least 50% marks in the aggregate; OR a First Class Bachelor's degree in Engineering. In addition, applicant must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate in either the Secondary or the Higher Secondary Examination of a Board (or equivalent).
A final-year student appearing for the Bachelor's degree examination in Engineering or Master's degree examination in any discipline can also apply. Such a candidate, if selected, will be provisionally admitted provided (s)he completes all requirements for obtaining the degree before 30th June, 2012. Admission of the candidate will remain provisional until (s)he produces mark sheets proving that (s)he satisfies the eligibility criteria. The deadline for submitting the final year degree mark sheets is 31st December, 2012
An applicant is required to submit a Fellow Program (FP) Application Form 2012 for each area of specialization that (s)he applies for. Application forms are to be downloaded from the IIMC website: www.iimcal.ac.in/programs/FPM/ If an applicant is unable to download the Form, (s)he can get the Forms physically collected from: The Fellow Program Office, IIM Calcutta, Diamond Harbour Road, Kolkata 700104.