Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM) is a private business school located in Hyderabad. The college has been ranked 1st in Placements in the whole South India region. It is promoted by the Siva Sivani Group of Educational Institutions, which has been running the prestigious and internationally renowned Siva Sivani Public Schools for more than five decades. SSIM offers six trimesters/four semesters management programs.

All the PGDM programs operate through seminars, presentations, case studies, tutorials, lectures, live projects, and industry internships. Admission to the course is done through the merit scored in the national level entrance exam conducted for management courses like CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA.

As per latest updates, Siva Sivani Institute of Management Admission 2021 for PGDM programs has been started that includes GD/PI rounds. The registration forms are available at the official website: 

Check: SSIM CAT Cutoff

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Highlights

Establishment 1992
Established by Siva Sivani Group of Educational Institutions
Approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India
Accreditation NBA
Total No. of Students 4500+
Admission Criteria Entrance Exam
Seat Intake 300
International Collaborations Alliant International University
Herzing University
Lincoln University College
Synergy University
Harvard Business School Online
Admission Helpdesk 7702312840, 9030397737, 9133305062
Address NH 44, Kompally, Secunderabad, Telangana 500100.

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Ranking

SSIM has been ranked among the top B-schools in the country by some prestigious publishers.

  • The Week B-School Survey:
    • Ranked 71st among the Best B-Schools All India.
    • Ranked 3rd among the Best B-Schools in Hyderabad.
    • Ranked 18th among the Best B-Schools, South Zone.
  • CSR-GHRDC Survey:
    • Ranked 1st among top B-Schools of Super Excellence.
  • Competition Success Review:
    • ​CSR Excellence in Education Award 2020.
    • CSR Top Institute of India Award 2020.
    • CSR Excellent Director of Leading Institute Award 2020.

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Courses

Siva Sivani Institute of Management offers a 2-year of full-time PGDM program in the following disciplines:

Course Specializations Eligibility
PGDM Marketing, HR, Finance Bachelor’s degree with 50-60% in any discipline + Obtained a valid score in CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA/TSICET
Banking, Insurance and Financial Services
Business Analytics

Note: The Institute will give preference to candidates with work experience in relevant disciplines. 

Know more: Siva Sivani Institute Courses & Fees

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Admission

Eligible candidates can apply by filing an online form available on the official website of the Institute. Following are the stages followed by the institute for admission in its academic programs:

Stage 1: Candidate will be required to appear in the management level entrance exam like CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT, ATMA, GMAT, TSICET, etc to be eligible for admission.

Stage 2: One must qualify for any one of these entrance exams and have secured 50% marks in Graduation. Students in their final year can also apply.

Stage 3: Register for Group Discussion and Personal Interview by paying an application fee of INR 1200 for registration. It can be made through Netbanking or Demand Draft in favor of Siva Sivani Institute of Management, payable at Hyderabad/ Secunderabad. Shortlisted candidates will be informed through SMS or E-mail. 

Stage 4: The selection criteria will be based upon the performance in GD and PI round. The institute will give weightage to academic profile and work experience.

Stage 5: Based on the overall performance of the candidate, s/he will be enrolled in the Institute. 

Check: SSIM Hyderabad Admission

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Placement

The institute is known for an excellent track record of placement since its inception. A number of reputed corporate organizations and companies have visited the Institute for recruitments. The Siva Sivani Institute of Management Placement cell provides excellent placement opportunities to its students. It has signed MoUs with some prestigious industries for training and placements. Given below are the details of the placement packages:

Placement % 96%
Total Students Placed 190
Minimum Salary INR 4.5 LPA
Maximum Salary INR 12.5 LPA
Average Salary INR 5-6.5 LPA

Some of the recruiting partners include Deloitte, Accenture, Abbott, ICICI Bank, Yes Bank, Tata Capital, Global Data, Airtel, TIME, Aviva, City Union Bank, KPMG, etc.

Read more: Siva Sivani Institute Placement

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Scholarships

The business school offers scholarships under the following criteria:

  • Criteria A – Student/s having aggregate marks of 75% or above in Class Xth, XIIth & Graduation, would be awarded a scholarship of INR 40,000.
  • Criteria B – Percentile in the Entrance Tests would be eligible for scholarships as mentioned below:
CAT/XAT/GMAT Percentile MAT Percentile ATMA Percentile CMAT Rank Amount of Scholarship
80 & Above 90 & Above 95 & Above 0001-500 INR 60,000
70 to 79 85 to 89 90 to 94 501-1500 INR 50,000
60 to 69 80 to 84 85 to 89 1501-2500 INR 40,000

Following are the awards and medals given by the Institute to meritorious students

  • Gold medal for the toppers of each program
  • Gold medal for the topper in every specialization
  • Cash award for the topper in each program
  • Cash award for the second topper in the first year.

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Facilities

SSIM provides all the requisite facilities to the students which are essential for a Business School. Some of them are described below-

  • Smart Classrooms: The classrooms are equipped with LCD projectors, smart boards, and integrated Audio-Visual systems.  A three-tier wireless network with a central server facilitates high-speed intra-class connectivity and communication.
  • Library: The library has more than 7500 books in various titles, 62 journals and over 50 Video Cassettes and 75 CDs. There is also a digital library that has access to various national and international journals, books and other databases.
  • Transport: The institute provides transport facilities from two major parts of the cities Mehndipatnam and L.B. Nagar. Transportation covers all the main routes of the city.

Check: SSIM Hyderabad Hostel

Siva Sivani Institute of Management Faculty

The institute has an array of over 30 academic faculties with 18 of them with a Ph.D. and the rest are pursuing their doctoral degree. The managers and the rest of the staff also come with industry experience ranging from 5 to 30 years. The faculties of the institute organize and participate in National and International seminars, present and publish papers/articles in reputed journals and books.

Check: SSIM Hyderabad Faculty

Siva Sivani Institute of Management FAQs

Ques. What are the courses offered by SSIM?

Ans. Siva Sivani Institute of Management offers a 2-year full-time PGDM program in Marketing, Human Resource, BIFASS (Banking, Insurance, Finance & Allied Services). Apart from this, the institute also offers PGDM-Triple Specialization. 

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for a PGDM program at SSIM?

Ans. Candidates applying for admissions at SSIM must possess a Bachelor's Degree with a 50-60% aggregate in any discipline. All applicants are required to appear for GMAT/ CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ TSICET before applying to Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM) & should qualify at least one exam.

Ques. What are the top recruiters at SSIM?

Ans. Top recruiters at SSIM include Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, TATA CAPITAL, Kelloggs, Aviva, BYJUS, 99Acres, Yes Bank, Asian paints, HDB, etc. 

Ques. What is the admission procedure at SSIM?

Ans. Following is the admission procedure at SSIM :

  1. Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply to the Siva Sivani Institute Of Management(SSIM) by completing an online form.
  2. The Admission process includes Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) for which the students have to register on a prior basis. 
  3.  Applicants are required to fill the complete application form and upload copies of the certificates listed on the form (photograph, Marks memos of 10th, 12th and Graduation/Post Graduation).
  4. .After the registration is completed applicants will receive an Email with user id and password for accessing and completing their online application.
  5. After filling up the Online Registration form, students need to make a payment of Rs.1200 for the Registration.
  6.  On successful submission of the application and payment of fees, students can download the Admit Card for Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Ques. What is the criteria for scholarships at SSIM?

Ans. The business school offers scholarships under the following criteria:

  • Criteria A – Student/s having aggregate marks of 75% or above in Class Xth, XIIth & Graduation, would be awarded a scholarship of INR 40,000.
  • Criteria B – Percentile in the Entrance Tests would be eligible for scholarships as mentioned below:
/XAT/GMAT Percentile MAT Percentile ATMA Percentile CMAT Rank Amount of Scholarship
80 & Above 90 & Above 95 & Above 0001-500 INR 60,000
70 to 79 85 to 89 90 to 94 501-1500 INR 50,000
60 to 69 80 to 84 85 to 89 1501-2500 INR 40,000

Ques. Does SSIM provide accommodation facilities to its students?

Ans. Yes SSIM provides hostel facilities to its students. The university provides a separate hostel for both boys and girls within the campus with internet access, hygienic food, CCTV surveillance & other amenities.