S.P. Mandali's Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool), Bengaluru, functions under the aegis of S.P Mandali Trust, an educational society of repute based in Pune, Maharashtra. WeSchool has a state-of-the-art campus in Mumbai and Bengaluru. WeSchool’s Bengaluru campus has steered its’ way in Management Development and Research through pioneering programs for freshers and working executives. The campus situated in Electronic City Phase 1 is a prime location for academia-corporate connect with leading IT companies in its’ neighborhood. WeSchool’s Bengaluru Campus offers 2 years of full-time PGDM programs approved by AICTE. The institute offers PGDM - PGDM flagship program’s multidisciplinary learning offers a fine blend of general management and functional specializations offered in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and Operations.
|Start of the Application||January 4, 2021|
|End of the Application||January, 2021|
|GDPI Shortlist||February/March, 2021|
|GDPI (Tentative)||March, 2021|
|Final Merit Status||April 2021|
Here are some quick facts about Welingkar (WeSchool) Bengaluru:
Postgraduate Diploma in Management
Entrance test and Profile based
Accepted test scores
CAT 2020 XAT 2021/ ATMA 2021/ CMAT 2021/ GMAT(2018 onwards)
Welingkar Bengaluru (WeSchool) offers PGDM, PGDM E-business, PGDM Business Design & Innovation. Tabulated below are the details for same:
|PGDM Program Name||Eligibility||Intake|
|Post Graduate Program in Management (PGDM)||60|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Management E-Business (PGDM E-Business)||120|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Business Design & Innovation (PGDM – Business Design & Innovation)||30|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Research & Business Analytics (PGDM Research & Business Analytics)||30|
The program fees for the flagship PGDM program and other expenses at WeSchool are lower than many top MBA colleges. The PGDM program fee is as below:
|Fee Component||Mumbai Campus Fee INR (Subject to Revision)||Bengaluru Campus Fee INR (Subject to Revision)|
|Tuition Fee (2 Years)||11,00,000||11,00,000|
|Library Deposit||4,000 (Refundable)||4,000 (Refundable)|
|Hostel Fee||90,000 to 1,50,000 (As per Accommodation) for two years (hostel is based on availability)||Rs 1,49,100 for two years (hostel is mandatory)|
|Deposit||5,000 (Refundable)||5,000 (Refundable)|
Applying to Welingkar’s 2 Year Full-Time PGDM Programs is an easy and systematic process. Application for PGDM Admission at Welingkar Bengaluru can be submitted online. The application process is given below:
Read More: Welingkar Bengaluru Admissions
|Course||Entrance Test||Read more|
|PGDM||CAT 2020||Click here|
|XAT 2021||Click here|
|CMAT 2021||Click here|
|ATMA 2021||Click here|
|GMAT 2018 onwards||Click here|
WeSchool, Bengaluru expected cut off for admission to PGDM 2020-22 are expected to remain as under. Only the candidates above the minimum cut-off in the acceptable entrance exam will be considered for all the subsequent stages.
|MBA Entrance Exam||Acceptable Years of Exam||Expected Cut Offs|
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The Career Management Center (CMC) of WeSchool Bengaluru plays an important role in shaping the careers of students from their induction and orientation, mid-term projects, summer internships, right to their final placements and even beyond. CMC undertakes various academic and non-academic initiatives so that students are well equipped to meet varied industry requirements. In 2018, 358 companies visited the campus, the students were successfully placed in companies like Deloitte USI, CBRE, Chai Point, Dell, Envestnet Yodlee, Epsilon, IBM, ICICI Bank, Indegene, Infosys, JLL, Kantar, Maini, Nielsen, Oracle Technologies, PWC, Reckitt Benckiser, Starbucks, TCS, Tech Mahindra and more.
The salary package offered to them is as follows:
|Batch year 2018-20|
|Program||Average CTC||Highest CTC|
|PGDM-Business Design and Innovation||8.3||9.8|
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Faculty members of Welingkar (WeSchool) Bengaluru has highly qualified and experienced faculty. The core members of the faculty are:
Ques. How is the Welingkar Bengaluru?
Ans. Welingkar Bengaluru is overall a great campus, in terms of academics, faculty, activities, all-round development, opportunities, and placements. It is one of the top management institutes in India.
Ques. Is it worth doing PGDM in e-business from Welingkar WeSchool Bengaluru?
Ans. PGDM E-Business is the flagship course of Welingkar WeSchool Bengaluru and is situated in the IT hub of the country (Bengaluru). It is newer and smaller than the Mumbai campus but it is at par in all other aspects. PGDM E-business is the only management program in E-business. As a 2-Years Full-Time program, it has been designed to develop a flair for technology and business in students irrespective of their backgrounds in commerce, science, arts or engineering. In the tenure of two years of the program, the curriculum focuses on the core business understanding and e-business concepts and strategy.
Ques. What is the global exposure of WeSchool?
Ans. The global exposure of WeSchool includes International Collaborations Prominent Partners for specific projects and Partner Universities of WeSchool for Student Exchange.
International Collaborations- Prominent Partners for specific projects
• VMS- MIT, USA ( for Venture Mentoring Services)
• Harvard Business School for Colloquium on Participant Centered Learning
• Linneaus Palme Scholarship program, Malardalen University, Sweden
• Media Lab, MIT, USA for Design and Innovation Initiatives & MIT Redx for Innovations in Healthcare space
• Centre for Creative Leadership, USA on the Global Citizen Leadership Program. CCL provides training for Fortune 500 companies.
Partner Universities of WeSchool for Student Exchange
• Audencia Nantes, France
• VHL University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands
• University of Haifa, Israel
• Ben-Gurian University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
• Tel Aviv University, Israel
• IDC Herzliya, Israel