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The Centre for Research Studies, through its doctoral programmes, strives towards the mission of developing management faculty as global thought leaders. At the same time the Centre endeavors to transform young researchers into innovative thinkers and solution providers.

Dr. A. V. Shukla


Center for Research Studies

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Centre For Research Studies

The Centre for Research Studies conducts doctoral level programmes besides conducting research seminars, conferences and workshops. It has been one of the earliest centres of its kind in private business schools in the country. The Centre has influenced policy and structure of many organizations through its research output. The Centre offers Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) and Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM). 

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Birla Institute of Management Technology offers a Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) approved by All India Council for Technical Education (Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India), which is a doctoral level programme for full time research scholar, with an objective to groom talented young researchers to be transformed into innovative thinkers and real world solution providers, seeking opportunities in academics or industry. The FPM effectively draws from the research strengths of faculty members at BIMTECH, who have cutting-edge research competence. This programme is both academically rigorous as well as highly relevant to the needs of today’s globalised business.

In addition to training future researchers in the domain of business education, this programme also serves to boost research capability and invigorate motivation and creativity. FPM (Doctoral) scholars are expected to be involved as research/teaching assistants and strive to be co-author with faculty members, making it a win-win proposition for the scholars as well as the mentors.

The research focus of FPM (Doctoral) programme leads to state-of-art research insights. This contributes both to the research scholars getting new knowledge and the institute in bringing the new knowledge to the classroom. Leading Business schools around the globe, without exception, have this feature in their curriculum.

FPM is aligned to our mission of creating and disseminating knowledge in global context which suitably places our Fellows as future faculty and industrial researchers. It embodies our assurance to being a class apart; being innovative. Ultimately, it enables us to have a superior impact on academia as well as industry. This programme is a full time programme.



The Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM) at BIMTECH approved by All India Council for Technical Education (Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India) is a doctoral level programme designed to gratify the erudite needs of working business executives. It prepares executives for careers in management teaching and research  scholar as well as in management practice, consulting and development.The programme is built on the executives’ past experience and academic achievements. It helps the executive maximize his/her effectiveness as an educator or practitioner. The programme helps the executives in their current management roles as well as preparing them for possible careers in academia or consulting.The EFPM is designed to enhance the research and consulting skills of the executive. The Programme is also expected to increase the executives’ understanding of research methodology and techniques applicable in business.


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The Centre for Research Studies is located on the left hand as one enters the Academic Block (main building) in the Institute. The office of the Centre for Research Studies is working on all week days and Saturdays and Sundays. However, it is closed on Fridays.

Contact us:

Name Designation Email ID Phone No. Extension No.
Prof. A. Sahay Dean (Research) [email protected] +91-120-6843000-10 304
Prof. A.V. Shukla Chairperson (Centre for Research Studies) [email protected]n +91-120-6843000-10 315
Prof. Manoj Pareek Coordinator (Centre for Research Studies) [email protected] +91-120-6843000-10 428
Mr. Ajeet Singh Rauthan Manager [email protected] +91-120-6843000-10 365
Mr. Shivendra Singh Assistant [email protected] +91-120-6843000-10 316