St. Joseph's Institute of Management (SJIM) Bangalore is a premier institute, was established in 1968. The JOSEPHITE tradition started in Bangalore with the opening of the St. Joseph's European High School by the Paris Foreign Mission Fathers in 1858. In 1884, St. Joseph's College was established. It has grown steadily and today has more than 8000 students enrolled in the Undergraduate and Post Graduate Courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, Computer and Management disciplines
SJIM offers the PGDM, E-PGDM and PGCM programs. In 1996, it received the approval from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) for PGDM program for 60 to 120 intakes. In 2007 SJCBA received the approval for Executive PGDM (E-PGDM) and PGCM programs.
Type of University
Name of Principal / Director
Dr. Rashmi Nakra
Nearest Railway Station
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is 7km away.
St. Joseph Institute of Management Bangalore provides a 2 Year Full-Time PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) Flagship Programme. SJIM also provides a 15-month E-PGDM (Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management) and a 12-month PGCM (Post Graduate Certificate in Management (PGCM) Course. In 1996 SJIM secured approval from AICTE, New Delhi, for a two-year full-time PGDM program. In 2007 SJIM got approval from the AICTE for offering the Executive PGDM and PGCM programs.
SJIM PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management)
An applicant must appear for an Entrance Test conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) on an all-India basis at different centers like:-
Over 50-60 company’s visit St. Joseph Institute of Management Bangalore for SJIM Placements and the number of organizations and the compensation has consistently increased over the years. SJIM highest compensation has been 12 Lakhs per Annum. At least 70% of the companies who visit during SJIM Placements have recruited from the institute in the past which talks about the quality of the students and every year there are about 25% new organizations visiting the institute.
The chart below shows the percentage increased annually from 2010-2017
A Computer Lab with networking is available for students to use. Broadband internet facility is also available at all hours. In addition, College provides WIFI connectivity and the students can access the College servers from anywhere on campus.
The Library contains more than 18,300 volumes. Journals and periodicals, both national and international, as well as digital collections are available to the students. The College has also subscribed to EBSCO, Emerald, PROWESS, CRISIL Research, Capitoline, E-Books, and J-Gate, which are well known online databases and resources to support the research work of students and faculty.
The SJIM hostel is situated in the heart of the city and is just five minutes’ walk from the main campus. Unlike other hostels, the food in SJIM Hostel is excellent. There are also many facilities available such as a basketball court, parking lot, Wi-Fi, and many others. The environment in SJIM Hostel is very friendly and peaceful. There are three types of rooms - single rooms, double rooms and double with an attached bathroom. Also, there are many women’s hostels around the SJIM College.