Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication (SIMMC), one of the 17 institutes of the Suryadatta Education Foundation, is best known for its PGDM program placements. The college has a 100% placement rate and provides an average salary package of INR 4-5 LPA to students in companies like Hyundai, ICICI Bank, Infosys, ING Vysya Life Insurance, ITC Ltd., Jaro Education, etc.
Other than the PGDM program, the institute also offers MBA Program, affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University under various specializations like Marketing, Human Resource, Operations & Supply Chain, Pharma & Health care, etc. Admission to both the courses is entrance-based followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
Students can also enjoy various scholarships at the institute, if they score a good percentile in the qualifying entrance exams like CAT, MAT, XAT, etc. The scholarships at SIMMC Pune waives off 50, 30, 20 or 10 percent of the fees depending on how much percentile students have scored in the exam.
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Highlights
|Established | Type||2002 | Private|
|Recognized by||AICTE, NAAC, and MHRD|
|Affiliated to||Savitribai Phule Pune University|
|Courses offered||MBA and PGDM | Management|
|Accepted exam score||MBA: MAHCET/ CMAT / CAT
PGDM: MAHCET/ CMAT / CAT / XAT / MAT / ATMA
|Application mode||Online and Offline|
|Facilities available||Health Centre, Hostel, Transport, Yoga & Meditation Hall, etc.|
|Official website | Contact||http://www.simmc.org/ / http://ww.
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Ranking
- Ranked in top 50 B-Schools in India by Times B-Schools, February 2020 for 5 consecutive years
- Ranked in Top 10 Outstanding B-School Excellence in India by Competition Success Review November 2019
- AICTE - CII Industry Linked Technical Institutes Ranked SIMMC in Platinum Category in 5 Consecutive Years AICTE–CII Survey of Industry Linked Technical Institutes 2019
- Ranked Amongst 4 Best Management Institutes in Western India by JAGRAN JOSH
- Ranked in A+ Category Institutes In India 2017 by Business & Management Chronicle B-School
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Courses
SIMMC Pune offers a two-year MBA program in five specializations and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management with dual specialization in major subjects with two-years of the curriculum. Below is the representation of all the specializations as per the courses offered:
|Major Specializations (Any One)|
|Human Resources||Business Analytics|
|Operations & Supply Chain|
|Minor Specializations (Any One)|
|Rural & Agri-Business||Tourism & Hospitality|
|Pharma & Health Care||Marketing|
|Operations & Supply Chain||Business Analytics|
|Finance Management||Marketing Management|
|Logistics & Supply Chain Management||Human Resource Management|
Note: In addition to the above functional specialization students can also select from new-age specialization: Research and Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning and Deep Learning, for entrepreneurs and aspiring startup founders: Family Managed Business, Sectoral Electives: Agri-Business Management, Banking Insurance and Financial Services, Media and Entertainment, Health Care Management.
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Admission
|MBA||Graduate degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks (45% for Reserved Category)||MAHCET/ CMAT/ CAT scores as per DTE guidelines|
|PGDM||Bachelor’s degree in any stream with at least 50% marks (45% for Reserved Category)||MAHCET/ CMAT/ CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ ATMA exams as per AICTE guidelines|
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Placements
The institute has a separate placement cell which gathers the best placement opportunities for its students. SIMMC Pune provides summer and final placement assistance to the deserving students to get multiple placement opportunities. National and multinational companies from various sectors visit the campus for the recruitment process. The institute has been awarded the best placement award for the PGDM program. The placement package usually depends on the overall academic performance, Graduation discipline, Course Specializations, and performance at the time of the Interview. The institute has 952 recruiters for over the past 17 years. The placement package ranges from INR 3 lakhs (Median) to INR 15 lakhs for companies based in India and INR 7 lakhs (Median) to INR 30 lakhs for companies based overseas. Suryadatta offers a minimum of 6 months of paid internships to students. Suryadutta Group of Institutions organized ‘The Mega Job Mela’ as a part of the Suryadatta Global CSR Initiative for Internship and Placement. Over 1,000 students participated in the Mega Job Mela and 43 companies offered jobs to fresher students. Suryadatta Students are working in Dubai, Canada, UK, West African and European countries, etc. For International Placements, students are selected based on the requirement of the company and the fulfillment of the eligibility criteria.
Below are some stats from the recent placements of Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication:
|Companies visit every year||150+||150+|
|Students & Alumni||60,000+||60,000+|
|Average Salary||INR 4 LPA||INR 4 LPA|
|Highest Salary||INR 15 LPA||INR 15 LPA|
|Top Recruiters||Aditya Birla Group, Airtel, Amazon, Bajaj Auto Finance, Berger Paints, Bharti AXA Life Insurance, Birla Sun Life Insurance, Capgemini, Cipla Ltd., Citibank, Cognizant Technology, Deloitte, Deutsche Bank, HCL Info Systems Ltd., HDFC Bank, Hyundai, ICICI Bank, Infosys, ING Vysya Life Insurance, ITC Ltd., Jaro Education, Tata Consultancy Service Pvt. Ltd., Tata Telecom, Times of India, Vodaphone, Wipro, WNS Global, XL Dynamics, etc.|
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Scholarship
SIMMC Pune provides the following scholarships to deserving students:
- Meritorious Student Scholarship for PGDM.
- 10% Scholarship on 1st-year fees.
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Faculty
SIMMC has a qualified faculty with experience in their relevant fields. Here is a list of some core faculty members:
- Prof. Dr. Sanjay Chordiya
- Designation: Founder President & Chairman
- Qualification: Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D
- Professor Dr Shailesh Kasande
- Designation: Group Director & CEO
- Qualification: Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D
- Prof. Dr. Pratiksha Wable
- Designation: Dean Academics
- Qualification: MBA in Marketing, Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Marketing
- Prof. Sunil Dhadiwal
- Designation: Dean Corporate Relations
- Qualification: BE, MBA and pursuing Ph.D.
- Dr. Medha Deshmukh
- Designation: Professor for Economics
- Qualification: MA and Ph.D. in Economics
Suryadatta Institute of Management and Mass Communication Hostel
The college provides separate hostel accommodation to boys and girls. The hostel has adequate high security and is also safeguarded by the warden & security guards round the clock.
- The rooms are spacious and well furnished.
- Every hostel has bed, Almirah, table, chair, fan attached washroom etc.
- Water purifier systems are installed and special care is taken with respect to health and hygiene.