CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management is among the well-reputed management institutes of its kind, and operates under the patronage of the SMJV Educational Foundation. The institute is well known for its quality education as well as campus life. CKSVIM provides students with a highly qualified faculty, 85% of which are Ph.D holders and experts in their fields. The college also has state of the art infrastructure and several facilities that are available to students. The Green building is located in a campus spread over a land of 1.25 acres and provides free access to Wi-Fi. With a rank of 125 in the list of top management colleges in India, CKSVIM is surely one of the most promising emerging B-schools of the country. 

CKSVIM offers several undergraduates, postgraduate and doctoral programs under its management department, Admissions are granted on the basis of national level entrance examinations such as CMAT and UGC NETThe institute also has successful placement seasons for every batch. 

CKSVIM Highlights

Established 2009
Type Private
Accreditation ACBSP, USA
Approval AICTE (New Delhi)
Affiliation Gujarat Technological University (Ahmedabad)
Founded By SMJV Education Foundation
Popular Courses BBA, MBA, B.Voc
Seat Intake MBA: 120
BBA: 30
B.Voc: 30
Entrance Exams CMAT/CAT
Cut Off CMAT 12161 Rank (OPEN)
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The institute has been awarded the following accolades: 

  • Felicitated as the “Best Institute In Management Studies” in Times Icons of Vadodara 2020.
  • Ranked as 4th Best Private Institute in the state of Gujarat by Competition Success Review magazine.
  • Secured rank in A8 category institutions in the Business Standard B School Survey 2019.
  • Ranked as “Top B School of Excellence” for the year 2019 in the CSR-GHRDC (Competition Success Review – Global Human Resource Development Centre), Survey 2019. 
  • Placed laced in the Gold category by AICTE-CII as the “Best industry-linked Management Institute” 2018.
  • Top B-School of Excellence by CSR [Competition Success Review] –GHRDC B-School Survey 2018.
  • Gold Medal for Innovation in Education to CKSVIM by AIMs-We School Innovation Award at 30th AIMS Annual Management Education Convention 2018.
  • Awarded the Title “College of the Year 2017” by Silicon India Magazine 2017.
  • Awarded with A+ in Best B-Schools Survey conducted by Business India 2017.
  • Included in the B3 Category of B-School Survey conducted by Business Standard, 2017.
  • Awarded with “JK Surana Jain Ratna Award 2017” by Jain Social Group.
  • Awarded with “Innovation Award” by Higher Education Forum.

CKSVIM Courses 

CKSVIM provides students with a number of management programs. Tabulated below are the various courses and specializations as well as the eligibility criteria for the respective courses: 

Course Specializations Eligibility
MBA Marketing Graduate with at least 50% aggregate marks
Human Resources
International Business
BBA Sports & Event Management 10+2
B.Voc Banking and Finance 10+2
Ph.D - Post Graduation

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CKSVIM Admission

Candidates can fill the application form online provided they are eligible for the course. The form has to be filled at Gujarat’s ACPC. Once the application form is filled, the application fee has to be paid in cash at the designated branches of Kotak Mahindra Bank. After the payment of the fee, the candidates are required to send in all the required documents to the institute campus for verification along with the print out of the registration/application form.

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CKSVIM Placement

CKSVIM has a highly dedicated and constantly active placement cell that conducts campus placements and professional training for students. The institute has associated with its esteemed industry partners to provide the best platforms to the students in terms of employment. The institute has also in-house experts to train students for the work environment. The institute previously had a successful placement season with a lot of well-reputed companies visiting and hiring students from all branches. The highest package received was worth INR 12 LPA and was offered by Jaro Education, followed by other high offers by companies such as HFFC, Tata Consultancy Services, and Aeon Life respectively. 

The current batch is amidst the ongoing placement drive and so far the highest package received in INR 7.65 LPA, with the average package being INR 3.50 LPA. As of 26th January, 70% of the batch has been placed.   

Industry Partners: Tech Mahindra, Larsen and Toubro, ONGC, Coka Cola, ICICI Prudential, Central Bank of India, Godrej, Muthoot Finance, GAIL, Hyundai and several others. 

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CKSVIM Faculty

CKSVIM has a diverse faculty of highly qualified and accomplished individuals. Out of this, 85% of members are PhD holders in their respective disciplines. The entire faculty of the institute is extremely experienced and well versed in their subject matter. All members of the faculty are very cooperative towards students and always encourage them to ask questions and clarify their concepts as much as they can, by being available to students even outside lectures and classes. The faculty consists of a dedicated team of professors, associate professors, and assistant professors.

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Ques. What is the seat intake at CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management?

Ans. The seats for various courses are tabulated below:

Course Seats
MBA 120
BBA 30
B.Voc 30

Ques. What facilities can be availed at CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management?

Ans. Students at CKSVIM have access to computer labs, sports, medical, cafeteria and library.

Ques. Is there a hostel available at CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management?

Ans. Yes. CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management has a separate hostel for boys and girls but for Jain minority students.

Ques. Do I have to appear for any entrance exams for admission to BBA and B.Voc at CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management?

Ans. No. Candidates need not appear for any entrance test. The admissions are purely done on the basis of merit.

Ques. What is the duration of different courses at CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management?

Ans. At CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management, the MBA is a 2 year program while BBA and B.Voc are for 3 years.

Ques. Where is CK Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management located?

Ans. CKSVIM is located at R. V. Desai Road, Nr, Goya Gate Circle, Pratapnagar, Vadodara, Gujarat 390004.