"Ministry of Education has appointed IIM Sirmaur as a nodal center for the AICTE Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) for serving faculty"

What is QIP
We are pleased to announce that the Ministry of Education has chosen IIM Sirmaur as one of the nodal centers for the AICTE Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) for serving faculty. Lecturers in business schools will be eligible to enroll as doctoral students and carry out cutting-edge research on our campus. A total of 25 candidates will be eligible for pursuing research under this scheme wherein the scholarship will be provided by AICTE.

How to apply:
Aspirants of Ph.D. in management through AICTE-QIP at IIM Sirmaur need to apply through AICTE’s portal as per the deadlines mentioned above.

The following are the eligibility criteria For Ph.D. Program in Management: The applicant must be:
(a) a full-time regular/ permanent faculty member of AICTE approved Degree Level institutes having
(b) have minimum three-year teaching experience at graduate-level institutes.
(c) have a master's degree in the appropriate branch.

More details can be found here: