PhD (Commerce)

PhD (Commerce)

About the course

PhD in Commerce program at Agarsen College is aimed at producing scholars who will contribute to the body of knowledge in commerce through extensive research and academic rigor. This program is designed for those looking to delve deep into the theoretical and practical aspects of commerce, including areas such as finance, marketing, accounting, and human resources.

Course Outcomes

Graduates of the PhD [Commerce] program will be able to:

  • Master advanced theoretical and practical knowledge across key commerce disciplines.
  • Develop expertise in research methodologies and independent, innovative research.
  • Enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills in complex business scenarios.
  • Cultivate advanced communication skills for effective dissemination of research.
  • Understand and apply ethical principles in research and professional commerce practices.
  • Prepare for leadership roles in academia, industry, and policy-making.

Careers Related to the Course in India

A PhD in Commerce can lead to careers in academia and research, as well as high-level positions in business such as:

  • University Professor - Educate, research, and inspire students.
  • Industry Research Analyst - Analyze market trends, advise companies.
  • Corporate Strategy Consultant - Develop strategic solutions for businesses.
  • Senior Policy Advisor - Influence policy, impact societal change.
  • Entrepreneur - Innovate, manage, and grow businesses.
  • Executive Roles - Lead departments, drive organizational success.

Semester-wise Subjects

Paper Title of the Paper
First Research Methodology
Second An advanced paper in the subject concerned
Third Background Paper relating to the candidate's Ph.D. work.

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