Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS) is a premier management institute which was established in the year 1993 and is located in Pune, India. It is ranked amongst the top B Schools in India and is a constituent of the prestigious Symbiosis International University (SIU). SIMS is also the only MBA institute which has Public Private Partnership (PPP) between Symbiosis and Government of India – Ministry of Defence since 2002. Its flagship MBA course is primarily for Defence Personnel and their Dependents with some seats for Civilian candidates.
The institute offers flagship postgraduate courses in management studies consisting of full-time and Executive Programs.
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SIMS Pune Courses
SIMS Pune offers following postgraduate courses:
- For MBA, Graduation with minimum 50% marks in aggregate is required. Along with it, valid scores in SNAP Entrance Test followed by GE-PIWAT is compulsory.
- For PGADM, a candidate must be a Graduates/ Engineers/ Architects with minimum 50% marks in qualifying exam from a statutory university or recognized foreign university along with valid scores of CAT/SNAP/XAT/MAT/GATE/ SIMS internal assessment scorecard followed by Personal Interaction.
- For PGCP, Graduation/ Master’s Degree or equivalent with 50% marks in aggregate is required by the candidate followed by Personal Interaction.
Seats reserved for MBA program is 80% for Defense Personnel, 10% for Defense Category Special and 10% for Civilians.
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SIMS Pune Placements
SIMS Pune Placement cell nurtures their students to become future-ready managers for the global world. The students are motivated, high achievers which attracting a wide array of blue-chip recruiters every year.
SIMS Pune has recorded 100% Placements in Top Real Estate and Construction Company
SIMS Pune Placement Highlights:
SIMS Pune Rankings & Achievements
- SIMS has been ranked 25 by Economic Times, B-School ranking in October 2017
- DNA and Star awards for Innovation in Placements.
- SIMS was ranked 22 in all India by Jet Airways in house magazine "Jetwings".
- SIMS has been ranked 3rd under the category "Top B-Schools by Sector" for its MBA Executive in the country by "CSR-GHRDC" B-Schools Survey 2017.
- SIMS has been listed amongst the Best B Schools in India at 30th position in a survey done by Spenta Multi-Media and MaRS Monitoring and Research Systems, December 2016
- SIMS has attained ISO 9001:2015 certification in November 2016.
- SIMS is ranked 6th under the category "Top Private B-Schools by State" by CSRGHRDC B-School Survey 2015.
- SIU has been ranked 3rd in Top Non-Government (Private & Deemed) Multi-Disciplinary Universities in India by "The Week" on May 29, 2016 issue.
- "CSR-GHRDC" B-school survey ranked SIMS as 4th in the Top B-Schools of Super Excellence" category in 2015. The survey ranked SIMS 20th under "Placement (Domestic & International), USP, Social Responsibility, Networking & Industry Interface" category and 6th under "Top Private B-Schools by State".
- 2nd CMO Asia B School Award in the Best B School, Innovation in Placements, Best Industry Interface and Leadership Excellence.
- SIMS has been ranked 25th Best B School by Economic Times.
- SIMS has been ranked 33rd Best B School by Times of India amongst 150 premier B Schools of India Research Paper Published in November 2014 edition of the European Journal of Business and Management.
- Winner - Top 10 Projects, Rural Marketing Association of India, Delhi — Winner - Superlative Internship- IIMER