Launched in 2000-01, the Fellow Program in Management (FPM) is a doctoral level programme of the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow. The program offers a unique opportunity to those who wish to brighten their research and teaching talents. It is designed to develop high quality academicians, researchers and management thinkers by providing an opportunity for inter-disciplinary education and research in management. The highly academically interactive environment at the Institute helps students to develop and sharpen their intellect. The Institute’s unique pedagogy and program structure provides enriching environment for personal and professional growth.
The FPM programme attracts students of the highest quality and prepares them for academic careers at leading business schools of India. The FPM program consists of two components: The coursework exposes scholars to a variety of core and elective MBA as well as Fellow level area-specific courses and provides exhaustive training in research methodology. A team of faculty, chaired by a principal supervisor, supervises the second component of independent research. The program, with its ample financial support, facilitates FPM scholars to present and participate in national and international conferences and doctoral consortiums. In addition, a rich tradition of internal seminars provides a perfect learning platform for FPM scholars.