Candidates aiming for FPM at FIIB must have one of the following academic qualification(s):A Masters' degree in Business Administration or equivalent in allied discipline (Business Economics, Economics, Tourism Management, and Commerce) with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade point from an institution/university recognized by AICTE.
To complete the FPM Programme successfully, candidates need to earn 53 credits in minimum three years and a maximum of four years. The programme can be extended to one more year with the approval of the Doctoral Committee. It is compulsory for the candidates to earn at least 2 credits from research publications and 1 credit from research presentation in international conferences as their research contribution.
|Year in FPM||Milestone(s)||Credits|
|Year 1||Complete Coursework||30|
|Year 2||Research Proposal and Viva Voce (Research Proposal- 5 credits) (Presentation- 5 credits)||10|
|Year 3||Submission of Thesis||10|
|Additional Credit (Research Contribution)||Publication in Scopus / ABDC/Web of Science Journals||1 Credit each (Scholar should earn a minimum of 2 credits from publication)|
|Additional Credit (Research Contribution)||Publication of a Case Study in International Case Clearing House (Ivey Cases, Emerald Emerging, Asian Case Research Centre, etc)||1 Credit each (Scholar should earn a minimum of 2 credits from publication)|
|Additional Credit (Research Contribution)||International Conference*||1 Credit Each|