SPJIMR is inviting applications for GMP program. The last date to apply is Nov 30, 2020. SPJIMR Mumbai has changed the Eligibility Criteria and Selection Process for PGDM Admissions 2021. In the latest PGDM admission Notification, the selection process will include GMAT and CAT Score only and not the XAT Score. The last date to fill the PGDM Application form is November 27, 2020, where the Application Fee will be INR 1,500.
S P Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) is a leading school of management in the heart of India’s financial centre, Mumbai. SPJIMR is a part of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and functions as an autonomous institute with entrepreneurial agility. It consistently ranks amongst the top ten management institutes in India.
SPJIMR Mumbai offers 5 Full-TIme Residential programs (PGDM, PGPM, GMP, PGMPW, FPM, PGPFMB), 3 Family Managed Business Programs, 2 Executive Management programs, 2 Entrepreneurship programs, 2 Global Programs, 7 Executive Education Programs, and 3 Social Sector Programs. Admission to the full-time residential programs of SP JIMR is granted on the basis of CAT, XAT or GMAT score.
|CAT Registration||05 Aug - 23 Sep, 2020|
|CAT Exam Date||29 Nov, 2020|
|MAT Registration Deadline||27 Sep, 2020|
|MAT Exam Date||03 Oct, 2020|
|XAT Registration||12 Sep - 30 Nov, 2020|
|XAT Exam Date||03 Jan, 2021|
|NET Exam||24 Sep, 2020|
|PGDM Registration Deadline||27 Nov, 2020|
|Deadline for GMP Registration||30 Nov, 2020|
|Established | Type||1981 | Private|
|Campus Area||45 Acres|
AMBA (Associations of MBA, U.K): PGPM, PGEMP, PGPGM, PGPFMB, PGPDM
AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
AICTE: PGDM, PGPM, Ph.D., FPM
|Approved by||AACSB, AMBA, AICTE, NBA|
|Types of Programs | No. of Programs||PG, PG Diploma | 10|
|Entrance Exams||CAT, GMAT, GMAT, GRE, CAT, NET mgt. , MAT, XAT, PET|
Bhartiya Vidhya Bhawan’s SPIJMR has inducted its 2020-2022 batch. In the class of 240 students, 100 students were girls. With the induction of 42% girl students, SPJIMR has achieved a Gender Diversity milestone.
The batch has participants coming from different fields i.e 27% of students were from non-engineering backgrounds and 87% of the participants are work experience holders.
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S.P.Jain Insitute offers several diploma courses and degree courses in the field of management. The table below briefs the name of courses with their eligibility:
|PGDM - Post Graduate Diploma in Management|
Graduation in any discipline with a minimum of 50% in total aggregate + CAT or GMAT score
|PGPM - Post Graduate Program in Management|
|FPM - Fellow Program in Management|
Postgraduation in Management with at least 55% + GMAT/ GRE/ CAT/ NET mgt. / MAT/ XAT/ PET
|GMP - Global Management Program||Graduation in any discipline with 3 years of work experience in the relevant field.|
|PGMPW - Post Graduate Management Program for Women||Graduation in any discipline with 5 years of work experience in the relevant field.|
|Post-Graduate Family Managed Business||Graduation from a recognized university|
|Post-Graduate Executive Management Program||Graduation in any discipline with 5 years of work experience with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|Post-Graduate Program in Development Management||Graduation in any discipline with 2 years of work experience|
|Post-Graduate Program in General Management||Graduation in any discipline with 5 years of work experience with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks|
|Global Management Program|
Graduation with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks + GMAT/ GRE/ CAT/ XAT
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The application form is different for each program offered and are available on the official website of the institute. Candidates who wish to apply are required to follow the subsequent steps:
Step 1: Visit the official website and click on ‘Admission’
Step 2: Choose from the list of programs offered and either click on “Read More” or “Apply Now”.
Step 3: Admission page will appear, click on ‘Apply Now’ → ‘New User’
Step 4: Register yourself by providing your Full Name, Contact Number, and Email id.
Step 5: Enter your desired password and sign in. Enter SPJIMR Login credentials and begin with the application procedure
Step 6: Fill in and SPJIMR application form duly and pay the application fee of INR 1,500 through credit card or net banking.
Note: The interview for the PGDM Admissions 2021-23 is most likely to be conducted online. Thie decision is made as a precautionary measure keeping in mind the safety and wellbeing of all concerned.
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The institute has been an excellent B-School in terms of on-campus placements by completing another successful placement rounds year by year. SPJIMR has announced the successful closure of placements for the PGDM Class of 2020.
The median salary of the batch stood at INR 25 LPA with over 86% of the batch receiving offers of INR 20 LPA or above. The average compensation for the PGDM Class of 2020 stood at INR 26.36 LPA.
This placement season saw participation from 122 companies to hire the 238 participants from the PGDM Class of 2019. Twelve international offers were made this year, capping a season marked by high interest in SPJIMR candidates from a large number of marquee companies in diverse sectors.
|No. of Students||238|
|No of Recruiters||122|
|First Time Recruiters||44|
|Highest CTC||INR 51 LPA|
|Average TCC||INR 26.36 LPA|
|Median CTC||INR 25 LPA|
McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Co., Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Tata Administrative Services, Airtel, Hindustan Unilever, Nestlé, Johnson & Johnson, Ninjacart, Procter & Gamble, General Mills, Amazon, Mahindra, Deloitte, PwC, EY, Uber, Britannia, Bajaj Auto, Castrol, OYO Rooms, Pidilite, L'Oréal, Philips, name a few.
The Institute deeply believes in the all-round development of the students and this leads to the various clubs and activities that happen in the college like:
The campus is equipped with all the modern comforts distinctive of a world-class educational establishment. The campus though modest and humble comprises all the requisite facilities.
The sports and entertainment facilities include playing fields, an Open Air Theatre, and jogging tracks. The campus also boasts of Cultural Center, Lake, Yog Kutir, Institute of Holistic Health Sciences and Botanical Gardens. Some notable facilities are described below:
For PGDM: Selected candidates for the PGDM program are eligible for merit cum means based on financial assistance. Any financial assistance will be made available only once the program commences.
The Library with its range of management works is the focal point of the institute. The fully hi-tech library offers 27 different types of knowledge media comprises of-
The IT Centre is equipped with Client-Server architecture using analytical tools and educational software counting management games as well as computers, thereby inspiring its pedagogy of non-classroom learning. Few noted technologies implemented are:
The institute organizes the following events:
S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) was established in the year 1981. The institute is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and National Board of Accreditation (NBA). The institute works with the mission of Influencing Practice and Promoting Value-Based Growth.
SPJIMR has acquired the reputation of meeting societal needs of under-managed sectors through a wide range of programs and intiatives.
The institute has an experienced and well-qualified faculty. Given below are the details for the same:
Mr. Abbasali Gabula
Prof. Aditi S. Divatia
Dr. Anil Vishnu Vaidya
Dr. Ashita Aggarwal
Prof. Bindu Kulkarni
Ques. Do I need to give an entrance exam for admission? Does the institute conduct its own entrance test?
Ans. Yes, you need to be qualified in some of the national entrance exams to be eligible for admission. The institute does not conduct any entrance exam.
Ques. Does the SPJIMR provide hostel facility?
Ans. Yes, SPJIMR provides hostel facilities to students. All rooms are networked and connected with 24/7 internet facilities including amenities like TV, Table Tennis, Water Filters, Coolers, etc. The college promotes an informal atmosphere for student-faculty interaction. For more information, click here.
Ques. How can I contact for any query?
Ans. You can contact via their helpline number +91-22-2623-0396/ 2401, +91-22-2623-7454.
Ques. Name some of the alumni of SPJIMR?
Ans. SPJIMR has given many bright students who are currently working in very good designations. Few of them are Mahesh Madhavan, Debjani Ghosh, Naveen Prasad, etc. The placement of the institute is quite impressive.
Ques. What are the facilities provided by SPJIMR?
Ans. SPJIMR provides various facilities to the students. The institute has a very good canteen and mess. It has a very huge ground as well as hostel facility. PGDM is a residential course. The students have to stay at the campus for 2 years of duration.
Ques. Is there is a student exchange programme at SPJIMR?
Ans. Yes, there is a student exchange program at SPJIMR for the PGDM students to pursue specialised courses in leading foreign B-schools for a full semester as exchange students. The exchange student is eligible to enrol in a minimum of one and more than one cluster and semester.
Ques. What are the other co-curriculum activities conducted by SPJIMR?
Ans. The institute conducts various programmes and moreover, SPJIMR conduct fest every year. Apart from that, there are:
Ques. What is the placement record of SPJIMR?
Ans. The average annual salary for the batch came in at INR 26.36 LPA, a 15.1% growth over last year. The median annual salary is INR 25 lakhs. Over 86% of the 238 participants secured offers in excess of INR 20 LPA.
Ques. How many seats are available for PIO’s at SPJIMR?
Ans. A total of 36 seats are available over and above the sanctioned intake of 240 seats. These seats are sanctioned just for PIOs, OCIs and Foreign Nationals and are not open to NRIs. NRI applications will be considered at par with the Indian applications.
Ques. What are the contact details of SPJIMR Mumbai?
Ans. The institute can be contacted through the following details:
SPJIMR, Bhavan's Campus
Munshi Nagar, Dadabhai Road,
Andheri West, Mumbai - 400 058, India
Reception: +91 22 61454200
Ques. How can the application fee be paid?
Ans. The application fee for admission to SPJIMR Mumbai should be paid through either the Net Banking process or the fee can be paid through the cards like credit card or debit card.
Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for the admission of foreign students?
Ans. To be eligible, an applicant has to have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (10+2+3) from a recognized university. Students in the final year of graduation can also apply. SPJIMR accepts CAT 2018, XAT 2019 and GMAT scores (of last 3 years) as well. A total of 36 seats above the sanctioned intake are available for PIOs/OCIs and foreign nationals.
Ans. All of these universities are premier institutes for pursuing MBA and are amongst the top 100 institutions in the country. Out of these XLRI has been consistently ranked amongst top institutes in India and top 100 in Asia. Rankings: IIFT was ranked at #10 by India Today and at #26 by NIRF for its MBA course. SP Jain, on the other hand, ranked at #4 by India Today and #18 by NIRF for its MBA Course. XLRI has an upstanding ranking record of rank #9 by NIRF and #3 by India Today for its MBA Course. FMS got a ranking of #35 by NIRF and #8 by India Today for their MBA course. Admissions: IIFT A bachelor’s degree is a must from a UGC recognised university Applicants need to clear the IIFT Entrance exam, to participate in further rounds of GD and PI. The total seat intake for the program is 120-150 seats. The fee structure of the program is 16.25 Lakhs. SP Jain A Valid score in CAT/NMAT/GMAT The fee structure of the program is 17.5 Lakhs. The total seat intake for the 240. XLRI Applicants need to appear for XAT Cut-off is usually over 90 percentile The fee structure for the program is 12-26 Lakhs. The total seat intake for the course is 600 seats. FMS Students must have secured 50% aggregate throughout academics. Applicants need to appear for CAT Final selection is done on basis CAT percentile, GD, PI and Extempore scores The total seat intake for the course is 200 seats. The total fee structure is 20 Lakhs. Campus Placement: IIFT 110+ companies visited IIFT’s campus for recruitment The highest package offered was INR 75 LPA for international placements and INR 46.45 LPA for Domestic. Average CTC offered was 18 LPA Top recruiters are Paytm, Roland Berger, UnitedHealth Group, HSBC, GS, CRISIL SP Jain Over 122 companies took part in the recruitment drive The highest package offered was INR 51 LPA and the average package offered was INR 26.36 LPA. Average placement rate was 85% Major recruiters were Simplilearn, Deloitte, IndusInd Bank, GE, JP Morgan etc. XLRI The highest package offered was INR 48 LPA and the average package was INR 20 LPA. Average placement rate records over 95% Highest International CTC is over 1 crore Prominent recruiters are Google, Uber, DE Shaw, GAIL, KPMG, Boston Consulting Group amongst 100+ others FMS The placement rate of was around 95% The highest package offered was INR 58.6 LPA and the average package was INR 25.6 LPA. 60+ recruiters took part in the recruitment drive, with chief participating companies being ITC, Cipla, BMW, RBS, Vivo, Adani etc. Besides the stellar placements offered by all of these universities, SP Jain, XLRI, and FMS offer highly qualified faculty and ample opportunities to learn and grow. However, choosing between one of these universities depends more on the student’s interest and feasibility.Read more
Ans. SPJIMR is one of the top-ranked colleges in India. The PGPM program offered by SPJIMR is one of the best in India and has been continuously raising the ranks above colleges like IIM. The course duration is 15 months, and the tuition fee is around 18.95 lakhs. The Information Management branch of PGPM comprises students with an average work experience of 6 years in sectors like banking, E-commerce, Healthcare, communication, and technology. Eligibility: A Bachelor’s degree is required. Candidates need to sit for XAT/GMAT/CAT and obtain a valid score in order to seek admission. Work experience for a minimum of 60 months is also required. Admission to the students is given based on the entrance exam score, work-profile, performance during two rounds of interviews, and past academic records. Placement Details: SPJIMR has a placement record of 85-90%. The salary packages range between 12 LPA- 28 LPA. Companies that come for recruitment are TCS, PWC, Genpact, KPMG, Accenture, Reliance Jio, Shell, Indus Tower, and IBM. The job roles offered are Team leader, Senior Consultant, Project manager, Role in Digital Business, Analytics, IT sector, Product Management, etc. PGPM in Information Management in SPJIMR is as good as any other top-ranking colleges in India. The company that offers a job and the roles which are offered ultimately depends upon the candidate’s skill and academic records. The students who do not get placed even after graduation are allowed to stay in the college hostel, and the placement cell helps them to secure a position in any of the reputed companies.Read more
Ans. Spending two crucial years of your life at any of these top business schools will definitely shape you as a person. These are highly reputed colleges in India for business studies. NIRF has ranked FMS, XLRI, MDI, NITIE, SP Jain 35th, 9th, 10th, and 18th respectively for management studies in India, 2020. JBIMS is ranked 23 for MBA by India Today 2019. Prospects After MBA: Most of these graduates are placed in reputed companies with an alluring salary. Few students even opt for a Ph.D. The brand name of these colleges has even helped many to land up in their desired universities abroad. Many students also opt for MS /second MBA program at Universities like Stanford, Kellogg, etc On the work front responsibilities may vary as few opt for startups where they have to focus both on strategizing and executing. Before generalizing the post-grad life let's look into a few notable alumni and their achievements of each institute. FMS: Mahesh Verma - VC at GGSIPU Harit Nagpal - MD and CEO, Tata sky LTD Anupama verma- Actress XLRI: Xlri has an alumni network of 15,000 strength considering it as one of the oldest B-Schools in India. B Muthuraman- Vice-chairman, Tata steel Sandeep Bakshi -CEO and MD, ICICI Bank MDI: B Ashok - chairman at Indian oil corporation ltd Vikas Bajaj - Joint MD, Bajaj motors Vani Gupta Randi - MD, PepsiCo India NITIE: B Prasada Rao - CMD, BHEL D M Reddy - CEO, Subros Dev Bhattacharya - GEP, Aditya Birla Group SP Jain: Debjani Ghosh- MD, South Asia Intel Indrajit Gupta - Founding editor, Forbes India Rajesh Jejurikar- CEO, Mahindra & Mahindra JBIMS: It also has a huge alumni network at top positions in reputed MNCs. Uday Kotak- Founder, MD, CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank Ajay Piramal - Chairman, Piramal healthcare These are a few of the prospects and what the alumni of these institutes are engaged in after completing their MBA. Even though the majority of the post-MBA stories at these institutes seem flashy and appealing one must not neglect the failure or not so successful stories. Ultimately It's not only the Institute or brand name but what you choose for your life and how passionate you are in it matters.Read more
Ans. The Global Management Program (GMP) at SPJIMR is one of the top programs in India. It is a full-time residential program and continues for the duration of 6 months. The tuition fee for the program is around 6.5 lakhs. Program Details: GMP has partnerships with some of the FT-ranked business schools in Europe and the US. The schools are as follows. Brandeis Robert H. Smith School of Business Stevens School of Business EBS Business School IESEG NYENRODE Business University Students are required to complete the six month GMP program, which is considered as one semester, and continue with the second semester in a partner school. The six month GMP program is divided into two terms. Term I consist of foundation modules, and Term II consists of advanced courses. Twenty-five credit points are needed by the end of 6 months, and these credits are transferred to the partner school. Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any stream is accepted for this program. GRE/GMAT/CAT/XAT/IELTS/TOEFL scores are required for seeking admission. Work experience for freshers and candidates is preferred. Test Scores: The examinations and cut-off scores/ percentages required are given below. CAT/XAT 80% GMAT 550 GRE 300 IELTS 7.0 TOEFL 100 Only Smith School of Business requires language proficiency scores among US schools. Placements: GMP program has above 85% placement records. Students are usually placed in international companies like Google, Amazon, FlixBus, Euler Hermes, Allianz, Porsche, Mercedes, Hard Rock, and Alike. Salaries can range anywhere between 45,000-120,000 Euros or 5-50 LPA. The GMP program at SPJIMR truly creates a global environment that subjects exposure of its students to all nooks and corners of the business world. Partnering up with international schools provides international exposure to Indian students, and thus the chances of high paid employment increases.Read more
Ans. SPJIMR is one of the top 20 management colleges in India and provides top-quality education and facilities to its students. The admission process of SPJIMR is like any other management college focusing on entrance examinations and merit-based entry of candidates. Application forms are available usually from the end of September to the end of November. PGDM: For PGDM the institute accepts CAT and GMAT scores and the required cutoff percentile is 85. The application fee is RS 1500. It can be paid via credit card/net-banking. PGPM: In order to take admission for PGPM students can take GMAT, CAT, or XAT. The application fee is RS 1500. Eligibility Criteria: Candidates are required to submit their 10th and 12th mark sheet. Candidates are required to have a minimum of 50% in their Bachelor’s degree. The duration of the Bachelor's degree must be for at least 3 years. Work experience is not mandatory for PGDM but favored. The minimum work experience of 5 years (full-time) is needed for PGPM. Work experience, which was included in the curriculum, is not considered. Proof of work experiences such as offer letters, salary slips, and experience letters need to be provided at the time of admission. Selection Process: Scores obtained in any one exam are considered for evaluation. Candidates are put into two categories based on their profiles- Profile-based and Profile-cum-score based. The groups are divided based on academic scores, work experience, and achievements. The first group is called for an early interview. Candidates in the second group are placed and called in order after the availability of the entrance exam scores. Additional Information: Shortlisted candidates are informed via email. Interviews take place from February to September. Candidates can opt for an interview in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, or Kolkata. There are a total of 270 seats among which 36 seats are allotted for NRIs. SPJIMR does not have management quota seats, and everyone is evaluated in the same process. SPJIMR uses no intermediate organizations to contact the shortlisted candidates and always contacts them directly.Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|XLRI - Xavier School of Management - [XLRI], Jamshedpur||# 7 by Financial Express||₹11,80,000|
|Management Development Institute - [MDI], Gurgaon||# 6 by TOI||₹9,24,000|
|Indian School of Business - [ISB], Hyderabad||# 12 by TOI||₹36,13,800|
|University of Delhi, Faculty of Management Studies - [FMS], New Delhi||# 35 by Financial Express||₹96,000|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIM], Indore||# 5 by Financial Express||₹7,50,711|
|Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies - [NMIMS University], Bangalore||# 104 by Outlook (private)||₹2,86,500|
|National Institute of Industrial Engineering - [NITIE], Mumbai||# 101 by NIRF||--|
|Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies -[JBIMS], Mumbai||# 14 by Outlook (public)||--|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIMK], Kozhikode||# 1 by TOI||₹10,25,000|