Application for ISID-JNU PhD Programme 2024-25

Important Information

  1. ISID Ph.D. Programme is duly recognised by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.
  2. ISID faculty members are recognized by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi to supervise research in the areas of Economics, with focus on the following themes:

o  Industrial Structure, Performance, and Polices
o Corporate Governance and Industrial Financing
o Leveraging MSMEs and Start-ups for Industrial Transformation
o Globalization, FDI, and Trade
o Technology, Innovation and Industry 4.0
o Green Industrialization Strategy
o Employment and Labour Markets
o Spatial Dimensions of Industrial Development and Industrial Infrastructure
o Sectoral Studies

Applicants are encouraged to visit ISID faculty page for areas of specialization at

  1. For application details please refer to ISID PhD Admission Prospectus
  2. Please keep soft copies of the relevant documents in order, for uploading.
  3. All correspondence / queries relating to admission should be sent to [email protected]
  4. Only shortlisted candidates will receive intimation for personal interview. [refer to ISID PhD admission prospectus for details]
  5. List of documents required to be uploaded, while submitting

    o Matriculation/10th certificate & marksheet (self-attested copy)
    o Higher Secondary/12th certificate & marksheet (self-attested copy)
    o Bachelor’s Degree Certificate & marksheet (self-attested copy)
    o Master’s Degree certificate & marksheet (self-attested copy)
    o Certificate/letter from UGC/NTA (self-attested copy)
    o Certificate to claim reservation (if applicable)
    o Research proposal/synopsis (about 1,200 words)
    o Earlier scholarship/offer letter/supporting document (if applicable)
    o No Objection Certificate from the present employer (if applicable)

  6. Admission to PhD Programme (2024-25) will be done on the basis of score of UGC-NET examination of June 2024 (to be held in August-September 2024). The NET scores of previous years/tests shall not be valid/used for PhD admission for the academic year 2024-25. There is no change in the validity period of JRFs and it will continue as before.
  7. Application form in word (docx format) can be downloaded here.
    Please send soft copy of the filled-in application form, along with necessary documents to [email protected]

Best wishes!
ISID Doctoral Programme Committee