• To provide an opportunity to the researcher for the insightful feedback from senior researchers and experts in order to improve the quality of research work.
  • To provide a platform for free exchange of ideas and initiate discussion on issues related to management, economics, computer science & information technology and development research within the academic fraternity.
  •  To provide opportunities to the doctoral scholars to showcase their nascent research ideas and concepts to obtain valuable inputs from the discussions and strengthen the professional network.
  • To provide the doctoral scholars with an idea of the state-of-the-art developments in their research areas through interactions with practitioners as well as researchers, both inside and outside UPES.


  • The Colloquium is open to all doctoral scholars who have commenced research on their thesis and enrolled with a university recognized by UGC/ MHRD/ AICTE or IIT/ IIM.
  • Only one synopsis/ abstract per candidate is allowed; co-authorship with faculty is permitted.
  • The manuscript should not have been published, or accepted for publication, in any academic journal/ conference proceedings.
  • Scholars who are currently pursuing Ph.D or submitted thesis/ awarded with Ph.D degree on or after 31st Aug. 2016 are eligible.

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