The Doctoral Program is designed to prepare students for professional leadership in the field of human resource management/ organizational behaviour.
The objective of the PhD Program is to prepare reflective scholars and practitioners in the domains of Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior and related fields, by enabling students to engage in advanced study and enquiry and fostering original and scholarly research.
At a broader level the PhD Program aims at contributing towards XUB’s endeavour towards Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and Analytics (SEA) by understanding those issues which are fundamental to research enquiry, and having a linkage with organizations, institutions, economy, society, and the environment.
The approximate duration to complete the Program is 4 to 7 years. The first year of the Program will be spent oncourse work. During the remaining years scholars will complete the subsequent steps leading to the doctoral thesis. The maximum duration allowed to complete the PhD is 7 years.
After the successful completion of course-work and related pre-decided steps such as a number of review seminars, the student is expectedto presenta thesis topic registration seminar. after the successful completion of this seminar, the student’s PhD topic will be registered with Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB).
In case the organization supports the student’s Ph.D. or the students decide to sponsor themselves, the fees for this four year Program will be as follows:
In this category of candidates (if found suitable), the applicable fees for the four years will be:
In case of deserving full-time students, the academic fee will be waived.
The students will be provided accommodation on campus. The residential expenses will have to be paid by the students separately as per the prevalent rate (current rate is INR 24000/- per year, double seated), and mess expenses as per actuals. Students can also choose to stay off-campus.