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Ph.D in Management Disciplines

Management disciplines Doctorate program in management at NIIT University provides an intellectually challenging and scholarly rigorous platform to further enrich the understanding of organization’s behavior and performance in an uncertain and turbulent global scenario. Management and business theories developed in context of developed economies are being challenged in context of emerging markets and hence creating a challenge for researchers and academicians. The research scholars can address to resolve these managerial and theoretical dilemmas at various levels – economy, organizational, and group and individual.

The candidates can choose to work in the area(s) below. The candidates are encouraged to pursue their research on topics drawing insights not only from different areas of management but also from other disciplines – social sciences, physical sciences, engineering and technology.

Finance and Banking: Accounting & control, corporate financial decisions, financial modeling, corporate valuations, bank risk management, international banking & finance, financial engineering, derivatives, behavioural finance, infrastructure & project finance

Marketing and Communication: Digital marketing. consumer behaviour, branding, marketing communication, marketing strategy, distribution and channel management, international marketing

Organization Behaviour and Human Resources Management: Individual and group behaviour at work place, employees engagement, performance management, work life balance, employees relations, organization development

Operations and Decision Sciences: Supply chain & logistics, quality management, operations strategy, decision science, statistical modeling, business analytics

Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Competition and industry structure, competitive advantage, strategies in global markets, M&As & alliances, innovation strategies, managing change, corporate governance, CSR & sustainability, managing & growing entrepreneurial ventures