SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) is one of the oldest and value-based educational institutes in Mumbai. It is the first B-School to start an MBA program for the pharmaceutical industry. The college offers Postgraduate Diploma and degree courses to students.

Important Dates

SIESSBS will start accepting online application forms from January 15, 2021. The application for all PGDM programs is INR 2,000 and the late fees for the same is INR 2,500.

Programs Registration End Date Registration End Date with Late fees
PGDM February 28, 2021 March 15, 2021
*PGDM-Pharmaceutical Management

SIES School of Business Studies Highlights 

Here are some crucial facts about the college:

Official website
Selection criteria Entrance test
Accepted test scores CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, ATMA, and MH-CET
Specialization Finance, HR, Marketing, Operation Management, GM/Bouquet, Information Technology, International Business, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Management
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SIES School of Business Studies Rankings

  • Times of India-Best B-School survey:
    • Ranked 2nd among all B-Schools in Mumbai.
    • Ranked 5th among all B-Schools in West India.
    • Ranked 22nd among all B-Schools in India.
  • Ranked 5th among Private Affiliated colleges (All India) by Outlook Best Business Schools Ranking 2020.
  • Ranked 7th among all Management Institutes in Mumbai by Business Today-India’s Best B-School Survey 2020.
  • Ranked 31st in the West zone by Outlook Best Business Schools Ranking 2019.
  • Ranked 17th among all Management Institutes in West Zone India by Business Today-India-s Best B-School Survey 2019.
  • Ranked 51st among all Management Institutes in India by Business Today-India-s Best B-School Survey 2019.

The college is also awarded:

  • Awarded “Top Management Institute at Times Education Icons 2019” by Times of India 2019.
  • Awarded with “Best Management College of Western and Central India” at Dialogue India Academia Conclave 2018.
  • Awarded "School of Excellence in Education" by Mid-day 2017.
  • Awarded "Best B-school in Western Zone" from an employment perspective by HR Club 2017.

SIES School of Business Studies Courses

SIES School of Business Studies offers:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDM):
    • Finance
    • HR
    • Marketing
    • Operation Management
    • GM/Bouquet
    • Information Technology
    • International Business
  • PGDM Biotechnology
  • PGDM Pharmaceutical Management (PGDM PM)

Fee of each course is given below:

Course Tuition Fee (INR) Application Fee (INR)
PGDM (General) 4.50 Lacs 2000
PGDM- Pharmaceutical Management  3.50 Lacs 2000
PGDM- Biotechnology 3.50 Lacs 2000

SIES School of Business Studies Admissions 

The admission process at SIESSBS involves the following 3 steps:

  • Group Discussion (GD)
  • Personal Interview (PI)
  • Essay Writing

Applicants applying for admission in SIES need to appear for any one of the entrance exams - CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/ATMA/MH-CET. After the qualifying exam documents of the applicants are checked after which they are called for GD, PI and Essay Writing. Once all the rounds are complete, the final merit list of all the students is announced.

At the time of admission, applicants must carry with them:

  • A print out of the application form
  • DTE Allotment letter
  • Facilitation Centre Acknowledgement copy - Original & ARC acknowledge copy
  • SSC Mark sheet, HSC mark sheet, a passing certificate from all previously attended institutes, transfer/leaving certificate, migration certificate, Domicile certificate.
  • Certificate of reservation category
  • Copy of Adhar Card.

SIES School of Business Studies Placements

Placement is quite impressive at SIESSBS. The institute has a very good relationship with a large number of corporate from varied sectors. The statistical details of the placement of the batch 2018-20 till date are as under:

  • Highest salary: INR 18 LPA
  • Average salary: INR 7.28 LPA
  • Lowest Salary: INR 5 LPA
  • No. of companies visited: 246
  • Top recruiters: KPMG, EY, Marico, Deloitte, Indegene, CIPLA, Roche, TCS, WIPRO, Reliance Industries, Reliance Retail, FCB, ZEE, Publicis Media SBI Life, SBI General, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Federal Bank, Acuris, Darashaw, ICICI Securities, Zydus and many more.

2019 Placements of SIES 

SIES Placements

The top recruiters of SIEM are Aditya Birla Capital, Phoenix, FCB, KPMG, TCS, Reliance Group, Philips, MARICO, etc.

Summer internships of SIES

SIES Internship stipends


SIES School of Business Studies FAQs

Ques. I am planning to go for Postgraduate Diploma after my Graduation from SIES, but I am not sure which course to choose. Can I apply for more than one course?

Ans. Yes, you may apply in as many courses as you wish to, but you will be charged INR 3000 as an application fee.

Ques. I haven’t scored a good mark in CAT. Should I still go ahead in the remaining rounds of admission?

Ans. The college does not offer admission considering only one thing while admitting a student. There are various factors that are considered and weightage for each factor is given below:

  • 40% Qualifying exam
  • 5% case analysis
  • 5% Group Discussion
  • 35% Personal Interview
  • 10% Past academic performance
  • 5% work experience

So, no matter if you don’t score a good mark in the qualifying exam you still have a chance of getting selected if you perform well in personal interviews and group discussions.

Ques: When was SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) founded?

Ans. SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) was established in 1995 and is one of the best management institutes in the country. The institute is located in Navi Mumbai and has received ISO 9001:2008 certification.

Ques: What is the rank of SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) among management institutes?

Ans. SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) is ranked 88 in private MBA colleges by Outlook 2020. In 2019, it was ranked 31 and 50 for MBA by Economics Time and Business World respectively.

Ques: How many courses are offered at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS)?

Ans. SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) offers PGDM Pharmaceutical Management (PGDM PM), PGDM Biotechnology, and PGDM General.

Ques: What is the student to faculty ratio at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS)?

Ans. SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) has a student strength of 394 and a total faculty of 48 members. This translates to an 8:1 student to teacher ratio.

Ques: How many seats are offered at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS)?

Ans. MBA/PGDM at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) has 210 seats across 3 courses, and lastly, Executive MBA/PGDM has 60 seats across 2 courses.

Ques: What is the highest and average CTC at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS)?

Ans. In 2019, the highest CTC offered at SIES School of Business Studies (SIESSBS) was 18 lakhs per annum while the average CTC was 7.28 lakhs per annum.