Integrated Ph.D in URBAN MANAGEMENT and GOVERNANCE (MBA-UMG & Ph.D)
Who is eligible?
Graduates with a minimum of 60% marks in their undergraduate degree are invited to apply. Candidates from architecture, planning, engineering, design, geography, economics, physical sciences, policy and allied subjects are particularly encouraged. Two years of post-degree experience would be an additional advantage. 50% of the seats are earmarked for candidates domiciled in Odisha.
How do I apply?
1. Complete an application
form in any of the following ways.
i. Online at APPLY NOW.. Online applications will be processed faster.ii. Send the Application Card in the Program Brochure or Poster and mail to the address printed on its reverse.
Program Brochures are available at –
A) Reception counters at
(i) XIMB Campus, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar 751013, and
(ii) Xavier City Campus, Nijigarh-Kurki,
B) XIMB/XUB Admissions Office at XIMB Campus, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar 751013.
You can make as
many photocopies as you need.
C) Email or send an application marked as
“Application for the MBA-UMG Program” to Admissions Office,XIMB
Square, Bhubaneswar – 751013. Include the following - Name, Address, Contact
(email, telephone number and mobile number), Date, Subject and scores
of Graduation Degree,
Educational Record, Post-degree experience if any.
2. Include a Statement of Purpose , Please explain:
i. why you would like to join the MBA-UMG Program
ii. what in your earlier education or experience makes you a promising candidate, and
iii. what you intend to do after you graduate from the Program.
The application deadline has been extended to 25th June, on request from interested applicants and Heads of Architecture and Planning Programs where the final term ends in late May.
The screening will be on a rolling bases and the last dates for the selection process for candidates who have applied after May 30th will be as follows.-
1. All shortlisted candidates will be intimated latest by 27th June
· 25th June Last Date for Receipt of Application.
candidates will be Informed via Email.
· 30th June Personal Interview for shortlisted candidates
i. For local candidates – at XIMB Campusii. For outstation candidates – by telephone and/or skype.
· 2nd July All Selected candidates notified by email
Dispatch of Admission Offer Letters to selected candidates.
of first year fees and other dues.
11th July Admission of selected students.