Atria Centre for Management and Entrepreneurship has qualified faculty members who are VTU recognised research supervisors. The faculty members are competent to guide scholars in field of Human Resource Management, Finance Management, Marketing Management, Economics, and allied subjects. Interdisciplinary research is encouraged by the department. Both quantitative and qualitative research are promoted by the research supervisors. At present there are five research scholars enrolled with the department working in the field of Human Resource Management and Marketing Management. All the scholars are motivated to participate in national and international conferences and workshops. Regular seminars and workshops are conducted for both faculty and research scholars. The department offers a good environment for publication of research articles.

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 Registration for Ph. D

The registration for Ph. D program is done through VTU Ph.D Admission Committee. It is must for eligible candidate to appear for VTU- ETR (aptitude test), Pre- Registration interview and pass the same for registration for Ph.d program.

 Eligibility Criteria for Registration for Ph.D

The candidate shall possess MBA/ equivalent Degree from a recognised university with a minimum CGPA of 6.75 out of 10 or 60% aggregate marks at the Master’s level.