MET Institute of Management has Ph. D. Program in Management which is a post-master's programme affiliated to the University of Mumbai. Under the guidance of approved research guides of the University of Mumbai, eligible students are registered for conducting the research work in different areas in Management and on submission and approval of the Ph. D. Thesis as per the university guidelines Doctoral Degree in Management is awarded.
Registered students are motivated and guided to undertake studies and research in any of the verticals in Management i.e. Marketing, Finance, HR, Operations etc. The research is done as per the guidelines laid down by the University of Mumbai for course work in Research Methodology for a period of six months followed by intensive studies and research in identified knowledge gaps so as to fulfil the larger objectives of society and the market place. The entire research work is then placed before the panel of university for assessment and declaration of result.
The eligibility criteria are laid down by University of Mumbai vide their circular Exam./Thesis/Univ./VCD/2414 of 2010. Eligible students have to appear and clear PET examination conducted by the University as per their schedule.
Candidates who have cleared the University of Mumbai, PET exam held in 2012/13/14, or the NET-SET exam or hold an M.Phil. Degree from any recognised University, will be eligible.