Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Sirmaur announces Admission to Executive PhD Program 2023, Apply now


IIM Sirmaur PhD Admission 2023 – Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh invites application for admission to Executive PhD program offered in various specializations for the academic session 2023-24.

Executive PhD program at IIM Sirmaur (IIMS) is a doctoral programme in management for working executives interested in pursuing research in any of the fields of management.


IIM Sirmaur PhD Admission 2023


Areas of Specializations

  • Information Management System
  • Decision Science
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations Management
  • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resources Management
  • Economics
  • Tourism Management



Important Dates

  • Last day of application: 31st August 2023
  • Interview dates: last week of September 2023
  • Results: Mid-October 2023
  • Classes begin: January 2024


Eligibility Criteria for IIM Sirmaur Executive PhD Admission 2023

  • Candidates require a valid test score of CAT/GMAT/GATE/GRE/UGC-JRF AND must have obtained any one of the following qualifications after higher secondary school (10+2) or equivalent:
    • A Master’s Degree in any discipline with 55 percent marks or a two-year post-graduate diploma with at least 55 percent marks along with a Bachelor’s degree with at least 55 per cent marks
    • A 5-year Integrated Master’s Degree with at least 55 per cent marks (obtained after completing higher secondary schooling in 10+2 pattern) in any discipline
    • A professional qualification like CA, ICWA, CS (with at least 50 per cent marks) along with Bachelor’s degree (with at least 55 per cent marks)
    • A 4 year/ 8 semester’s Bachelor’s degree (10+2+4 pattern) with at least 6 CGPA.



  • IIM Sirmaur follows Govt. of India norms of reservation


Application Process

  • The Executive PhD application form can be accessed from IIM Sirmaur’s website
  • A candidate is eligible to submit applications for a maximum of two areas. Incomplete admission forms will not be accepted.

Application Fee

  • For candidates having valid GMAT/GRE/CAT/ GATE/JRF(NET) Scores
  • Application for one area – Rs.1000/-
  • Application for two areas – Rs.1500/-


Selection Process

  • In Stage 1 of the selection process, based on the information provided by the applicants, candidates will be shortlisted based on the recommendation of the respective areas.
  • In Stage 2, the shortlisted candidates will be invited for a first round of personal interview to be conducted by the members of the candidate’s area of specialization.
  • In Stage 3, candidates shortlisted by different areas will be required to appear for a personal interview with the members of the Doctoral Programme and Research Committee.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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