Program Overview

The Department of Management Sciences aims to provide a PhD program, which is both educationally sound and directly relevant to those areas of industry, commerce, the professions and public service, which Management Sciences graduates tend to enter.

In developing the program, the Department has recognized that students may want to improve their job opportunities, change career direction or seek a fresh intellectual stimulus. Many are also looking for an enhancement of general business management rather than specialist skills. Increasingly from the employer’s perspective, organization is seeking future business leaders with improved ‘softer’ such as good interpersonal skills with employees. The PhD program prepares students for a variety of leadership positions in complex contemporary business environment and teaching careers.

PhD Management Sciences is being offered in the following specialisms: Management, Finance, Marketing, IT Management and Business Economics.
The PhD students are required to take 2 core courses and 4 Elective courses from the area of specialization.

Scheme of Studies

Minimum Duration

  1. Number of years: 03
  2. Number of Semesters: 06

Maximum Duration

  1. Number of years: 5 (with Two years extensions)
  2. Number of Semesters: 14

Contact Details

Admission Office

Faculty Block II Ground Floor, COMSATS University Islamabad, Islamabad

Telephone: +92-51-9247000 +92-51-9247002 +92-51-9049802


Department of Management Sciences

Program Officer: Mr. Imtiaz Ali

Telephone: +92-51-90496071