Yes. Indian citizenship is not a prerequisite for admission to this programme. International students may submit their GATE/GRE/GMAT score to qualify for the programme. NRIs / foreign national students are also entitled for partial to full waiver of fees and or partial or full stipends based on their request and merits on a case to case basis.
For the first two years, the student is expected to take core as well as elective courses.
Last Date for DPM Application : January 15, 2023 ( 23:59 Hours )
Interview dates – March-April 2023.
Joining dates - June 2023.
The DPM students are supported for attending national and international conferences. A grant of Rs.1,75,000/- is given to attend an international conference. A grant of Rs.20,000/- are given for attending national conferences.
We will arrange your accommodation in the campus at nominal expense and will also reimburse your to and fro travel expenses between the railway station at the place of residence and Kozhikode, limited to III AC train fare.
No. If selected, you need to physically come to our campus on the specified days to appear for the interview.
You are allowed to work as an academic associate at IIM Kozhikode in the sixth year.
Generally it takes five years to complete the programme.
There is no fixed number of seats. We will admit you as long as you are found suitable for the programme.
Yes. You are indeed welcome to visit our campus. Please contact the FPM Office by phone (495-2809 380/381) or email, and a meeting can be arranged with the FPM Chair/ FPM-in-Charge/Present FPM Student/Faculty Member who will be able to answer your questions.
The programme offers opportunity to do management research by an internationally benchmarked standard. The student is offered generous financial assistance of Rupees 35,000 to 40,000 per month depending on the stage of completion and a free accommodation in the campus. A contingency grant of Rupees 1,20,000 and conference support are also available for the students.

If you have a dream to do management research, you are financed in this programme to pursue your dream.
There is no age limit.
You can apply to a maximum of two areas of specialisation .
Yes, you can as long as you satisfy the minimum eligibility criteria
It is a full time residential programme. You cannot pursue the programme along with working in your job.
No, CAT score is valid for one year and only valid CAT score will be accepted. For validity of scores please check Moreover, you may also qualify through GRE, GATE, GMAT, UGC-NET/JRF, IIMB Test, depending on your area of specialisation.
Two-thirds of our Fellows have been placed as faculty members in prestigious National Institutes (like IIM, IIT, NITIE) and in esteemed universities in Europe, North America or Middle East. Other FPM students have received offers from reputed corporate organizations.
The family accommodation is available in campus in lieu of a nominal rent from the second year of the programme.
No, those who have Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)/ Master of Business Management (MBA) degree from any of the IIMs or Executive PGDM/MBA degree from IIM Kozhikode, with an overall CGPA of 2.67/4 or equivalent to B- grade, any IIM are exempted from writing any qualifying examination.
It is a doctoral programme in management (PhD). Our students are routinely placed as faculty members (or equivalent) in reputed universities in North America, Europe, India and Middle-east.
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