Doctoral Programme in anagement - Saintgits Institute of Management


SIM is a research focused business school which endeavors to nurture research. The institute has recognized research as its thrust area and working together to make it as a known research centre. The institute provides its faculty all infrastructure facilities and amenities to accomplish research which includes online databases, individual laptops, high speed internet connectivity, full sponsorship to attend training programmers and conferences etc.

For enhancing the research skill among its faculty SIM regularly conducts internal FDPs and sponsor the faculty to attend external FDPs. Conducting conferences and workshops is regular activity of the institute. SIM faculty regularly publish articles in refereed journals and present papers in conferences.

Recognizing the facilities available and its contributions towards research, Anna University, Coimbatore had approved SIM Research centre as research centre for its Ph. D. program in Management.

Similarly Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi had permitted  one of  SIM faculty members to do his Post Doctoral research at SIM.


Doctoral Programme :

Saintgits Research Centre, a research centre promoted by Saintgits is recognized by Anna University Coimbatore, for its Doctoral program in Management.  SIM, has a strong faculty which includes nine Ph. D. holders and three M. Phil. graduates who regularly publish articles and present papers in national and international conferences.

 SIM owns a well stocked library which has large collection of books from the different functional areas of management and related areas. Library subscribes international journals and national journals. It also subscribes internationally renowned online journal database EBSCO which is rated as biggest sources of articles for business research. The most reputed Indian corporate data base Prowess of Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy and widely used statistical package SPSS are great help to researchers for data collection and interpretation.

The institute has access to Indiastat the economic database and subscribes ECCH cases for the benefits of academicians and researchers.


Doctoral Colloquium at SIM

 Saintgits Institute of Management hosted the first Doctoral colloquium on 17th December 2012. Six research scholars, pursuing Ph.D. in various universities participated in the colloquium. Dr.Roji George,Associate Dean and Research Guide, chaired the session.

It was a forum to share research insights and discuss the research work with each other.

Research Scholars attached with Saintgits Research Centre







Dr. Col. P. S. James

Ms.Shruthi J. Mayur

Relationship between Locus of Control and Emotional Intelligence among students



Dr. Col. P. S. James

Mr. Ajith Thomas

The role of Informal In-house Travel arranges on the sales of luxury Hotels in Kerala



Dr. Col.P.S.James

Ms. Bindu John

Motivating Language and Job Performance and Job Satisfaction among sales personnel



Dr. Roji George

Mr. Jacob George

Cooperative banks of Kerala: Study of the impact of Organizational performance on member satisfaction



Dr. Roji George


An analysis of Productivity of Rubber based industries in Kerala



Dr. Roji George

Ms.Priya P.

A study of labour migration issues in Tamil Nadu



Dr. Roji George


A study of Post Merger Financial Performance of Acquiring firms in India



Dr. Roji George

Ms.Nisa James

Supply chain practices of SMEs




For details, contact:

Dr. Roji George