Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research - [WeSchool] Recent Admission Alerts and Updates
Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool) is positioned 18th by Business Today in their Business School Survey 2019. The institute is also ranked among the top 100 B-Schools as per NIRF ranking. It is honoured with the AICTE-CII IndPact Award for Best Industry-Linked Institute for Management.
Affiliated to University of Mumbai and approved by AICTE, WeSchool Mumbai offers admission in PGDM. Candidates who are willing to apply can fill online application by paying INR 3000/-. The last date of Application submission is February 14, 2020.
The minimum eligibility for the PGDM program is a Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks.
Admission to the flagship program i.e. PGDM is based on CAT/XAT/CMAT/ATMA score, academic performance, work experience, group activity and personal interview. The GD and PI rounds will be held at 4 centers namely Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Bengaluru. Welingkar is also accepting the GMAT score (2017 onwards).
PGDM has seen considerably high placements over the past few years. The average domestic package was 10.02 LPA in the field of Retail Management while the highest package was 15 LPA.
Refer to the table containing details related to the program.
Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Mode of Application
180 seats in PGDM
30 seats in Business Design and Innovation
60 seats in all other Specializations
Entrance Test Score, Academic Performance, Work Experience, Group Activity and PI
There are 7 programs under PGDM which are E-Business, Business Design, Research & Business Analytics, Healthcare, Media & Entertainment, Rural Management, and Retail Management.
There is a wide diversity in the programme among which a large number of students are from western region of India who are equal or below 24 years. The program also consists of candidates who have work experience. The educational background of most of the students was BE followed by BMS and B.Com.
The faculty:student relation in Healthcare is 1:10.
Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Eligibility
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks from a recognized university, completed by June 2020.
Also, they must have a valid entrance test score.
Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Selection Criteria
Firstly, the institute considers the score in any of the entrance exams like CAT/XAT/CMAT/ATMA for shortlisting applicants.
Institute also accepts 2017 onwards GMAT score.
After shortlisting, the school calls all the screened candidates for Group Activity and PI rounds at various centers.
Those who perform well in the above rounds are selected based on several factors such as entrance test score, academic performance, work experience and performance in group activity and interview rounds.
Finally, Welingkar Institute will prepare a merit list that will have names of selected candidates.
Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Cutoff
Cutoff will be released after the Results
How to Apply for Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Programme?
Applying to Welingkar’s 2 Year Full-Time PGDM program is an easy and systematic process. Application for PGDM Admission at Welingkar Mumbai can be submitted online. The application process is given below:
Log on to the Welingkar website.
Register and Create an account
Verify your registered email id.
Now purchase the application form for INR 3000/- online.
Once you pay the application fee, the Application Form number is sent to you on your registered email id.
Save the form number and mention your form number in all your future communications with the institute.
Watch for the Last Date to Apply – February 14, 2020
Ques. What facilities are provided to students of WeSchool, Mumbai?
Ans. The campus has a state of the art facilities that forms an indispensable part of teaching methodology. Welingkar School of Management and Research houses a Conference Room, Innovative Lab, Maker’s Lab, Library, Agri Lab, Auditorium, Brainstorm Room for group conversations, AC Classrooms equipped with audio facilities and a Yoga center for relaxation.
Ques. Who are the top recruiters of PGDM?
Ans. Many reputed organizations recruit PGDM candidates of the school among which the top ones are Accenture, Deloitte. Airtel, IBM, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, etc.
Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research - [WeSchool], Mumbai : 6 Answered QuestionsView All
• Top Answer By Geetanshu Sachdeva on 29-Oct-2020
Ans. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, commonly known as WeSchool ranked 15th in the top B-School category and bagged 12th position in West Zone by Times of India.
Whereas, National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) is among India's reputed business schools. NIBM has been ranked 88th in the 'Top B Schools of India' list.
In the Department of Management Sciences, Savitribai Phule Pune University, (PUMBA) is also a well recognized A graded with five stars Premier Business School in India.
The table given below shows a brief overview of both institutions:
3.75 LPA + 29K
INR 13.32-15 LPA.
INR 18 LPA
INR 16.5 LPA.
INR 8.72-9 LPA.
INR 10 LPA
INR 6.43 LPA
Candidates must have 50% marks aggregate.
Final year candidates are also eligible to apply.
Based on CAT/XAT/ATMA/CMAT/MH CET scores candidates will be further intimated for Personal Interview and Group Activity.
Fee charges are around INR 14-15 Lakhs.
Candidates are selected based on CAT, XAT(80%), CMAT(95%) scores, followed by writing tests and interviews.
The seat intake is around 120 seats.
The course fee for PGDM is 3.75LPA + 29K (Hostel Charges per annum).
Candidates must have passed with 50% marks or CGPA.
Maharashtra candidates need to qualify MH-CET. Outside Maharashtra, students can apply through CMAT/CAT/MH-CET.
85% seats are reserved for Maharashtra students and 15 % seats are for non-Maharashtrians.
Shortlisted candidates have to register themselves in DTE Maharashtra, where all further procedure and allotment of college takes place.
The admission fee is charged around 2 Lakhs for MBA.
In NIBM the campus is centrally air-conditioned and wi-fi approved. Cultural festivals are conducted every year. Poses Auditorium, IT equipped laboratories and digital library. Girl's Residentials are fully furnished with strong security 24X 7.
PUMBA has a lush green campus, a perfect environment to develop a manager out of an individual.
Welingkar assures 100% placement to its students.
BFSI is the top recruiter of Weklinger, hiring almost 34% of the students.
NIBM assures 100% placement.
Axis Bank, Deloitte, Federal Bank, State Bank of India, HDFC Bank are some of the prominent recruiters of NIBM.
In the past trends, 96.25% of students got placed from PUMBA.
ACC Ltd, ONGC, M&M, TVS, Forbes Marshall, etc are the top hiring companies of PUMBA.
Weklinger has a better location and offers comparatively more opportunities than others. For Banking and Finance, NIBM is always a better option. The ultimate choice is upon you and your area of interest.Read more
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Ans. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Bangalore is one of the leading B schools in our country. It has expanded into a Deemed to be a university. The institute of courses in UG, PG, diploma, PG diploma, integrated and doctoral programs across many fields.
Welingkar Mumbaiis one of the best management institutes in the country by the NIRF rankings 2020. The college is honored as the best B school that offers the best quality education in its field.
Faculty at NMIMS Bangalore is very helpful and ug affiliates are also available for some subjects who are business experts with up-to-date knowledge. Teaching quality is very good and live projects and guest lectures are always organized for students to get industry exposure.
Most of the faculties at Welingkar Mumbai are highly qualified being Ph.D. holders that ensure better quality education to the students.
For admission into bachelor courses, students are required to be 12th pass and for post-graduate courses, students are required to complete graduation with 50% + NMAT.
For admission into any of the courses provided by the college students are required to obtain a valid CAT/XAT/ATMA/GMAT/CMAT score and pass graduation with a minimum of 50% in any stream.
It has a very dedicated team of professionals and experienced members in the placement cell who always keep a note on various activities.
In the 2019 session, 250 students participated and all of them were successfully placed in 90 above companies.
It achieved 100% placement as all 392 students got placed and more than 291 companies visited the campus among which 50 were new recruiters.
The highest salary package offered to students was INR 21.29 LPA and the average package was recorded to be INR 10 LPA.
Some of the top recruiters of the institute include Axis Bank, HDFC Bank, Airtel, Amazon, cognizant, and many more.
The details discussed above will assist you in making a wise decision about which college you must opt to. However, the requirements must be filled like the fee and eligibility to ensure your chances of getting admitted.Read more
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Ans. XISS Ranchi is ranked 76 by NIRF 2020, WESCHOOL Mumbai is ranked 68 by NIRF 2020, SIES Mumbai is ranked 22 by Times 2020, and XIME Bangalore is ranked 56 by India Today for MBA. Given below a brief highlight of the MBA HRM program at these institutes.
Graduate students with above 50% marks in any streams are eligible to apply for the MBA in HRM program at XISS Ranchi.
For getting admission a valid CAT/CMAT/XAT score is required. The applicants are selected on the performance in the entrance exam, group discussion, and personal interview.
The grand total fees are around 10 lacs.
The highest salary offered is 14 LPA and the average salary offered is 6 LPA.
The top recruiters include Tata, ICICI, HDFC Mutual fund, Mahindra Finance.
Admission to the PGDM HRM at WESCHOOL Mumbai is based on CAT/XAT/CMAT/ATMA score, academic performance, work experience, group activity, and personal interview.
The highest salary offered is 12 LPA and the average salary offered is 7 LPA.
The top recruiters include Deloitte USI, GEP, Accenture, Nestle, Morgan Stanley.
The basic selection criteria of admission is through the entrance test followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
Applicants applying for admission in SIES need to appear for one of these entrance exams, CAT/MAT /XAT/CMAT /ATMA/MH-CET.
The highest salary offered is 18 LPA and the average salary offered is 7 LPA.
Some of the major recruiters at SIEM are Aditya Birla Capital, Phoenix, FCB, KPMG, TCS, MARICO, Philips, Reliance Group.
The students having graduate degrees with 50% and above marks are eligible for admission into the MBA HRM program.
An entrance test score of 75% and above is required in CAT/XAT/GMAT/MAT/ATMA/CMAT.
The grand total fees for studying at Xime is around 10 lacs.
The highest salary package offered is 16.5 LPA however, the average salary package is 7 LPA.
The top recruiters include Deloitte, Infosys, Wipro, HDFC Bank.
The placement stats and total fees are similar in all the colleges. The student can choose any of them for an HRM specialization.Read more
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Ans. NMIMS 's School of Business Management ranks on #20th in NIRF's B-School rankings, 2020 and Welingkar ranks #68th on the same.
The tabulation given below highlights some of its features:
MBA at NMIMS
MBA at Welingkar
Campus size (acres)
INR 9.2 LPA
INR 5.5 LPA
INR 14 LPA
INR 11 LPA
Both NMIMS and Welingkar admit students on merit and expects students to have at least 50% marks in bachelor's and have the qualifying score of any one exam score in CAT / XAT/ ATMA/ CMAT/ GMAT/ MAH CET/NMAT followed by GD & PI.
Infrastructure and Faculty
Welingkar's We School offers more than 11 PGDM programs with 3 international faculty members and more than 35 visiting faculty members from established brands like Edna Group, Shemaroo, Reserve Bank etc.
Welingkar has Mumbai's first innovation lab and centre for memetics; a maker's lab; a corporate library; an agri lab and much more.
NMIMS is named a top 1 category university by MHRD; and has about 50 Faculty members with awards like the Best Teacher in Operations Management and Dewang Mehta Business School Award. NMIMS' Faculty receive workshop training by Harvard Business School.
NMIMS MBA students get the opportunity to intern abroad for two weeks, with Green Contributor in the US and Europe.
It has also partnered with more than 1348 companies which include L'Oréal, Reliance, Swiggy etc. The highest package offered in 2020 was INR 38.5 LPA to MBA HR batch.
Welingkar MBA students have been recruited by Deloitte, Accenture, Dell, Cinepolis, etc among 291 others in 2020 on the highest domestic CTC of INR 15.12 LPA and INR 21.29 LPA of highest international CTC.
The average package offered by international companies including Landmark Group Dubai and Jumbo Electronics was INR 10 LPA to 4 students.
Students can make a choice based on special facts mentioned above.Read more
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Ans. IMT Ghaziabad and Welingkar, Mumbai are premier management institutes in India. Between the two institutes, IMT Ghaziabad is more recognized among the recruiters and has a bigger band name. IMT is also ranked higher for MBA by NIRF. Given below is an insight into the PGDM programs offered by the two institutes.
Rank (by NIRF)
Entrance exams accepted
Group Exercise, Personal Interview
Group Activity, Personal Interview
Highest International CTC
Highest domestic CTC
Airtel, Hero Motocorp, Godrej, Amazon, Deloitte, Apollo Tyres Cisco, ITC, cognizant and Accenture
Axis bank, Casio FACTSET, Deloitte, Colgate-Palmolive IBM, Airtel, HP, and Nokia
Both colleges have an excellent academic environment and offer decent placement opportunities.
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