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Doctor of Philosophy in the subject of Computer Science is a minimum 3 years programme offered by the Department. The Ph. D. (Computer Science) course admission took place at the Department of Computer Science after declaration of the result of the Ph.D Entrance Test (PET) which is conducted by the University of Mumbai.

After qualifying the PET Examination the Department conduct the Interview. The qualifying student of PET and the student who taken exemption from PET are required to fill the Application form for Interview of Ph.D. Admission within 15 days from the declaration of the PET result. The Department will decide the date of the interview, subject to the availability of the seats. The selected students are required to take provision admission in the Department and send the proposal for the Topic Approval.

Eligibility for Entrance Test: Candidates appearing for Sem-III/IV of the post-graduate programmes may be allowed to appears for PET. However, their PET results shall be valid only after successfully clearing the post-graduate programmes (with 55% marks for general category students and 50% marks for reserved category students)

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MET Institute of Management has launched the 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.

Programme Objective

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 University of Mumbai circular no. Exam./Thesis/Univ./VCD/947 of 2018. 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 or the NET-SET exam or hold an M.Phil. Degree from any recognised University, will be eligible.

No. of Seats : Maximum eight students per guide

PET 2022 Notification PET 2022 Subject List M.Phil Ph.D. Regulations

Selection Procedure

Eligible candidates could apply to MET IOM Research Centre for registering as Ph.D. Students. The forms would be available on payment of Rs. 100/- online (follow the steps mentioned below). After receipt of the application and scrutiny, interviews would be conducted and the list of selected students would be put on the MET website. Details about the course are available in the referred circular.

Important Dates

The Last Date of Application accepting with brief proposal - Dec. 24, 2022. Date of Presentation in front of Panel - Dec. 29, 2022.

Application Process for a Ph.D. scholar is as under -

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  • You will be redirected to https://eduworld.met.edu. Verify the OTP received on registered Mobile number/email. Choose any one mode of transaction:
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  • On successful transaction you will receive an email with a PDF form download link. You will need to take a print and fill the form and email its scanned copy to [email protected] and [email protected] .

You will be intimated about the Online/Offline Selection Procedure via email/SMS that you would need to attend on the Scheduled Date and Time.

  • Selected candidates will fill University of Mumbai admission form and documents will be submitted for further processing to University.
  • On the confirmation from the University of Mumbai, the candidate will pay course fees at MET
  • Minimum duration of the course is 3 years and maximum 5 years to complete entire research work.

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The fees for Ph.D. in Management for the academic year 2021-22 is Rs. 65,000/- per annum excluding the fee payable to University of Mumbai as applicable.

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PhD Programme in Management Studies from the University of Mumbai

This course endeavors to create a rich talent pool that will be the driving force of the future through research.

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The future is a global project. It's being constantly designed and conceptualized by Business Schools across the globe. This endeavour is not possible without creativity and innovation. Both of which are a result of research. Research calls for in-depth study, expert guidance and discovering the undiscovered that will empower the future. CEOs and management gurus across the globe, who use research to drive innovation, will agree.

At WeSchool, we believe in giving students a glimpse of the future through inventive education in affiliation with the University of Mumbai's PhD programme. This gives you an opportunity to pursue research, and thereby drive 'innovation' in the following domains:

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WeSchool intends to give more than what it takes, in order to offer a brighter future to our students. We try rising above the assured ROI which is just numbers, by adding value and making our students competitive enough to face real challenges, in the dynamic business world.


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How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation for Graduate School

By UOnline News 03-14-2024

Embarking on the journey of graduate school is exciting, but it can also be challenging. Whether you're pursuing a master's degree or a doctorate, the application process for grad school requires extensive preparation, including securing strong letters of recommendation to make your application stand out.

You probably know recommendation letters are important, but you may be wondering precisely how to ask for a letter of recommendation for graduate school.

For some applicants, asking for a letter of recommendation for graduate school may be daunting. Some may wonder who should write letters of recommendation for grad school? Perhaps you need to know how to get letters of recommendation when you've been out of school for a while.

No matter your personal situation, we've got you covered!

In this step-by-step guide, we'll explore the essential strategies of how to ask for a letter of recommendation for graduate school; what should be in your graduate program recommendation letter; how to ask a professor for a letter of recommendation for grad school; and, something many students forget, how to follow-up on your request for a letter of recommendation from a professor.

Understanding the Importance of Letters of Recommendation

First, a quick note on why a compelling letter of recommendation for master's degrees is so critical.

A strong letter of recommendation can mean the difference between a successful application and an unsuccessful one. Not only does it serve as a testament to your academic and professional abilities, it can also provide invaluable insight into your character and, most importantly, your potential for success as a graduate student.

Role in the Application Process: Letters of recommendation play a crucial role in the application process, as they provide a holistic view of your qualifications and capacity to succeed. Admissions committees typically rely on these letters to gauge your abilities, research potential, work ethic, and interpersonal skills, which may not be fully reflected in your transcripts or test scores.

Establishing Credibility: Strong letters from credible sources such as professors, supervisors, or mentors can significantly bolster your application and distinguish you from other candidates.

Demonstrating Fit: Letters of recommendation allow others to attest to your suitability for the specific program or field of study, highlighting your alignment with the program's objectives and culture.

Key Steps: How to Get Letters of Recommendation for Grad School

1. Identify Suitable Recommenders

Choose individuals who can provide a well-rounded and insightful perspective on your capabilities. Ideal recommenders include professors, supervisors, mentors, or professionals who are familiar with your academic work, research projects, or relevant experiences. Consider the relevance and credibility of each recommender based on their expertise, relationship with you, and their standing within your field of study.

Professors: A strong letter of recommendation from a professor for your master's degree application is critical, as they are likely most familiar with your academic performance, especially in relevant courses or research projects. Select individuals who can speak to your intellectual abilities, analytical skills, and potential for advanced study.

Research Advisors: If you have engaged in research projects or thesis work, consider approaching research advisors who can provide insight into your research capabilities and contributions.

Employers/Supervisors: For applicants with work experience, supervisors or employers can offer valuable perspectives on your professional skills, leadership abilities, and interpersonal qualities.

Colleagues/Mentors: Individuals who have worked closely with you in a professional capacity and can vouch for your skills, accomplishments, and character may also serve as effective recommenders.

  2. Establish a Strong Relationship with Potential Recommenders

Start Early: Cultivate meaningful relationships with potential recommenders early in your academic career to ensure that they can provide personalized and compelling endorsements. It's a good idea to attend office hours if you can; participate actively in class discussions; seek mentorship; and engage in any research or extracurricular activities that allow you to showcase your abilities and commitment to your academic or professional pursuits.

Stay Engaged: Maintain regular communication with your recommenders, updating them on your academic and professional achievements, goals, and aspirations. Demonstrating your commitment and enthusiasm can strengthen their willingness to write a compelling letter on your behalf.

Provide Relevant Information: When requesting a letter of recommendation, provide recommenders with pertinent information such as your resume, transcripts, personal statement, and specific instructions or guidelines from the graduate programs you are applying to. This enables them to tailor their letters to highlight your most relevant qualifications and experiences.

3. Craft a Polite and Professional Request

Choose the Right Medium: While in-person requests are ideal, especially for academic recommenders, email is often a convenient and acceptable mode of communication. Ensure your email is professional, concise, and respectful of the recommender's time.

Personalize Your Request: Tailor each request to the individual recommender, reminding them of your interactions or experiences together and expressing why you believe they are well-suited to write a strong letter on your behalf.

Be Clear and Specific: Clearly outline the purpose of your request, including the programs you are applying to, the deadlines for submission, any specific criteria or prompts provided by the programs, and any additional information or materials you are providing for their reference.

Allow Ample Time: Request letters of recommendation well in advance of application deadlines, ideally several months beforehand. This allows recommenders sufficient time to craft thoughtful and detailed letters without feeling rushed or burdened. Be mindful of their schedules and workload, especially during peak times such as midterms, finals, or the end of the semester.

Show Respect: Finally, always approach your potential recommenders with humility, respect, and gratitude. Clearly articulate why you're seeking their support and why you believe they're well-suited to provide a strong endorsement. Provide relevant context, such as the programs or institutions you're applying to, your academic and career goals, and any specific qualities or achievements you'd like them to highlight in their letter.

4. Provide Supporting Materials and Information

Facilitate the letter-writing process by supplying your recommenders with a comprehensive packet of materials, including:

  • Your updated resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Transcripts or academic records
  • Writing samples, research papers, or relevant projects
  • A draft of your personal statement or statement of purpose
  • Clear instructions and deadlines for submitting the letter, along with any required forms or formats specified by the institutions

5. Follow Up and Express Gratitude

Follow Up Strategically: If you haven't received a response to your initial request, send a polite follow-up email or schedule a brief follow-up meeting to reiterate your request and confirm their willingness to provide a letter. Be mindful of their time constraints and availability.

Provide Reminders: As the application deadline approaches, send gentle reminders to your recommenders, reiterating the deadline and expressing your appreciation for their support.

Say Thanks: After letters have been submitted, express your sincere gratitude to your recommenders for their time, effort, and support. A handwritten thank-you note or email expressing your appreciation can go a long way in maintaining positive relationships.

Maintain Professional Relationships

Regardless of the outcome of your graduate school applications, continue to nurture your relationships with your recommenders. Keep them updated on your progress, successes, and future endeavors, and be open to providing support or assistance in return.

Handling Difficult Situations

In some cases, you may encounter challenges or obstacles when requesting letters of recommendation, such as a reluctant recommender or a strained relationship. Here are some strategies for navigating such situations:

Approach the conversation with empathy and understanding, acknowledging any concerns or reservations they may have. Provide reassurance and context about the importance of the letter and how it will contribute to your academic or professional aspirations.

If necessary, consider seeking alternative recommenders who can provide equally strong endorsements.

How to Get a Letter of Recommendation When You've Been Out of School

Many of the steps are very similar but with a few additional details to ensure you are identifying the best people to recommend you and that you do everything necessary to ensure they are able to provide you with the letter you are seeking.

Identify Potential Recommenders: Think about individuals who can speak to your skills, work ethic, and character and with whom you worked particularly closely. These could be former employers, supervisors, colleagues, clients, or mentors. Choose recommenders who know you well and can provide specific examples of your skills and accomplishments. Building and maintaining professional relationships over time can make it easier to request letters of recommendation later in life when needed.

Reconnect: Reach out to your potential recommenders. If you haven't been in touch for a while, it's a good idea to send a friendly email or message to catch up and remind them of who you are and the context of your previous relationship.

Provide Context: When you ask for a recommendation, provide context about why you need it and what you're applying for. This helps the recommender tailor their letter to highlight relevant skills and experiences.

Provide Resources: Offer your resume or CV, a summary of the position or opportunity you're applying for, and any other information that can help your recommender write a strong letter.

Be Clear and Polite:  Clearly communicate your request for a recommendation and be respectful of your recommender's time. Ask if they are willing to provide a positive recommendation and if they need any additional information from you.

Follow Up: If your recommender agrees to write the letter, follow up with them to ensure they have everything they need and to thank them for their assistance.

Provide Reminders: If the deadline is approaching and you haven't received the letter yet, send a polite reminder. However, make sure not to pester or pressure your recommender.

Express Gratitude: Once the letter has been submitted, express your gratitude with a thank-you note or email. Let your recommender know that you appreciate their support and assistance.

Requesting letters of recommendation for graduate school can be a challenge, but with careful planning, effective communication, and thoughtful consideration, you can maximize your chances of securing compelling endorsements. By identifying suitable sources, cultivating meaningful connections, and crafting personalized requests, you can secure letters that will enhance your graduate school application.

Cultivate strong relationships with potential recommenders and always provide necessary support and information. Especially important is to express gratitude for their assistance so that you ensure you are conveying respect and professionalism for their part in your graduate school journey.

Remember that letters of recommendation are not just a formality but a valuable opportunity to showcase your strengths, achievements, and potential as a future graduate student. Approach the process with professionalism and respect for the valuable time and expertise of your recommenders.

With diligent preparation and effective communication, you'll be well-positioned to present a compelling case for admission to your desired graduate program!

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