PhD Commerce


  • Level of Programme Doctorate
  • Duration 3-5 years
  • Average Start Salary 5-15 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a doctorate degree with focus on academics and research and is offered by nearly 868 universities in India.
In general, PhD course duration is 3 years and a student can complete it within a maximum time span of 5 years.
The basic PhD eligibility criteria is to have a masters degree or an MPhil with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks.
There's a 5% relaxation for all those candidates too who belong to SC/ST/OBCs and differently abled categories.
PhD admission is done on the basis of the score of UGC NET/CSIR UGC NET.

Eligibility Criteria

General Candidates:- Minimum of 55% marks in Post Graduation
SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled candidates:- Minimum of 50% marks in Post Graduation
Candidates with prior experience in the field of research or job industry become strongly eligible for the course.


PhD Specializations

PH.D. (Accounting and Taxation) PH.D. (International Business)
PH.D. (Banking and Finance) PH.D. (Marketing Management)
PH.D. (Entreprenuership and Small Business Management) PH.D. (Statistics)
PH.D. (Commerce and Management) PH.D. (Accountancy)
PH.D. (Business Economics) PH.D. (Banking and Finance)

PhD Syllabus

The course curriculum for every specialization in PhD is different.
Here the syllabus may vary from subject to subject of respective specialization.
The coursework comprises both classroom study and research work.
Basically the course structure includes the following things:-
Course Work
Qualifying Examination
Research proposal preparation
Thesis work