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Chairperson's Message

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


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). 

Important Dates

Selection Process for Admissions to 2020 Batch (8th Batch E/FPM) completed on 30th May 2020. Offer Letter for Admission sent to selected applicants by mail on 31/05/2020.



Schedule for Admission to FPM/EFPM Program 2020


In view of the prevailing conditions of COVID pandemic and lockdown, changes have been made in the selection process for admission of FPM/EFPM 2020 batch. Please check your registered email addresses for more specific instructions and further details.


Saturday 15th February 2020                                   Opening of online Application Form

Tuesday 31st March 2020                                         Last Date for Submitting Applications


Thursday 14th May 2020                                          Submission of PPT and Video Presentation

A 10-15 slide PPT on the Research Proposal submitted in the online application form, and

a 10 minute or less video presentation of the proposal PPT. Refer to instructions sent to applicants’ email addresses.


STAGE 2 ( For only shortlisted applicants from STAGE 1):


Friday 22nd May

to Monday 25th May 2020                                         Skype Interviews


Shortlisted applicants will appear for a Skype Interview for 15-20 minutes between Friday 22nd May to Monday 25th May 2020.


Saturday 30th May 2020                                           Declaration of Result


Selection Process for Admissions to 2020 Batch (8th Batch E/FPM) completed on 30th May 2020. Offer Letter for Admission sent to selected applicants by mail on 31/05/2020.


Saturday 13th June 2020                                           Last Date of Payment of Fees by Selected Applicants


Fees should be submitted on or before the last date of payment, failing which the offer for admission will be considered withdrawn without any further intimation and offer will be made to the next candidate on waiting list.


Tuesday 20th June 2020                                            Admission (if any) Against Waiting List


Wait listed applicants will be offered admission if any seat(s) remain vacant after the last date of fee payment.


Commencement of the Programme                         To be announced later in line with the decision of the





Institute reserves the rights to change the schedule.


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.



Research Scholars Directory

Name Programme Area of Research
Mr. Harbir Singh EFPM Strategic Management
Mr. Mayuk Dasgupta EFPM Strategic Management
Mr. Ashutosh Kumar EFPM Public Policy
Mr. Sanjay Kumar Das Kayasth EFPM Strategy
Mr. Manoj Kumar Pandey EFPM Financial Services-Insurance
Mr. Kamal Kalra EFPM Strategy
Mr. Subhamay Chatterjee EFPM OB and HR
Mr. Deepak Chamola EFPM Strategy
Ms. Arpitha Reddy P FPM Human Resource Management
Ms. Aditi Mudgal FPM Human Resource Management
Ms. Shruti Batra EFPM Entrepreneurship
Ms. Monika Mittal EFPM Marketing
Mr. Saurabh Pradhan FPM Marketing
Ms. Surbhi Cheema FPM Business Economics
Ms. Neha Rai EFPM OB and HR
Ms. Reeti Kulshrestha EFPM Entrepreneurship
Mr. Sandeep Kumar Puthal EFPM OB and HR
Mr. Virender Kumar EFPM Strategy
Mr. R Satya Krishna Sharma FPM Finance
Ms. Shailee Singh FPM OB and HR
Mr. Rakesh Kumar Sinha EFPM OB and HR
Mr. Ajay Kumar Vashista EFPM Strategy
Mr. Anil Kumar Verma EFPM Finance
Mr. Chhavi Chauhan EFPM Strategy
Mr. Neeraj Tripathi EFPM OB and HR
Ms. Daitri Tiwary FPM Finance


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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) dean.research@bimtech.ac.in +91-120-6843000-10 304
Prof. A.V. Shukla Chairperson (Centre for Research Studies) chairperson.dp@bimteh.ac.in +91-120-6843000-10 315
Prof. Subhanjan Sen Gupta Coordinator (Centre for Research Studies) coordinator.crs@bimtech.ac.in +91-120-6843000-10 412
Mr. Ajeet Singh Rauthan Manager ajeet.rauthan@bimtech.ac.in +91-120-6843000-10 365
Mr. Shivendra Singh Assistant shivendra.singh@bimtech.ac.in +91-120-6843000-10 316