10th batch of PhD Program (Part Time) in Management- 2021was inaugurated at ICFAI University, Jharkhand using Video Conferencing. The PhD Scholars of the batchhave been working in various locations across India , which include Hyderabad, Bangalore, Pune, Ladakh ( Kargil) , Patna, Ranchietc. Reputed organisations in which they are working include Hetero Bio-pharma ,ICRA , Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Motors, Sanofi,Yes BanketcFor the convenience of the scholars, the mandatory Course Work classes are being conducted online using Swaadhyay Digital Learning System, wherein the online study material can be studied by the scholars, as per their convenience and the interactive classes are used for discussions.
Welcoming the scholars, Prof O R S Rao, Vice-Chancellor, ICFAI University, Jharkhandsaid,“Our PhD Program continues to attract scholars, working indiverse industries like Academia, Manufacturing, Pharmacy, Banking, IT and Government etc. Diversity of scholars is one of the strengths of our PhD program as scholars can also learn from each other, besides from the faculty members”.
Addressing the scholars , Dr Hari Haran ,Professor of the University said , “ PhD program at our university is rigorous and hence it is important that the scholars manage their time well and allocate minimum quality time every week so that quality research outcomes are achieved”. Dr Satyendra Kishore, Professor of the University advised the scholars to inculcate discipline and a habit to read research articles critically ,which are essential for quality research.
Dr BhagbatBarik , Assistant Dean , Faculty of Management Studies, explained the schedule and modus operandi for conduct of Course Work. Dr Sudipta Majumdar, Associate Professor of the university proposed a vote of thanks. Faculty members and all PhD scholars of the University attended the event.