Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Management

Ph.D. in business management prepares the candidates to assume a leadership role as a business professional. Designed for students who wish to become scholars—with the skills and knowledge to teach, consult or lead—this program focuses on business theory, research, and practice. At TBS, Bhaderwah campus we develop an environment of research that can build sound theories and empirical models for analysing complex business problems.


(i)A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. Programme must fulfill any of the following eligibility criteria: -

Candidates for admission to the Ph.D Programme shall have a Master’s Degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7 point scale or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by the Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.

(ii) A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer) / Differently-abled or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace marks procedures.

Admission process

  • The admission process in Ph.D is centrally managed by The Business School, University of Jammu. The University shall notify the vacancy for the admission to the Ph.d programme twice the year i.e May-June and November-December.
  • Admission to the Ph.D. degree programme shall be done through an Entrance Test. Students who have passed GATE/NET/SET/ M.Phil /JRF Examination in the relevant subject of the apex bodies as CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR/DBT will be exempted from the Entrance Test.
  • The candidates desirous to seek admission in TBS, Bhaderwah Campus required to apply on the prescribed form online through official website through offline mode in the University of Jammu, Jammu.