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Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management popularly known as SITM is business school located in Pune. This institute falls in the league of institutes under Symbiosis International University and offers admission through SNAP. The institute is renowned for its course in Telecom Management, a specialization rarely taught in India. SNAP 2019 Result was released on January 10, 2020, as scheduled by the official committee. he GE-PIWAT registration has been officiated on the SITM website, candidates can now login and access their slot booking and call letter details. SITM selection process will begin on February 7 and end on February 16, 2020.
|SNAP Exam Date||December 15, 2019|
|SNAP Result||January 10, 2020|
|Announcement of the shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction||January 17, 2020|
|Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and WAT||MBA – February 7, 8, 9, & 14, 15 & 16, 2020 (Friday to Sunday)|
|Announcement of first Merit List||February 28, 2020|
|Last date for payment of fees for candidates in the first merit list||March 16, 2020|
|Programme Commencement||June 08, 2020|
Apart from appearing in SNAP and attaining qualifying score, above or equal to SNAP cutoff, there are some other criteria that a candidate needs to fulfil, in order to be eligible for admission to SITM Pune.
Let us take a look at the eligibility criteria for SITM Pune:-
Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized institute or university. General Category candidates need to obtain a minimum 50% marks in his/her graduation. The institute offers 5% relaxation to SC or ST candidates.
Candidates who have done their graduation from any foreign university, will need to verify their degree from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Candidates who aspire for Executive MBA in Telecom Management from SITM Pune, must possess a minimum of 3 years of full time work experience, in addition to the criteria for normal MBA. Executive MBA is a 30-Month course offered by SITM Pune for executives with relevant work experience.
MBA in Telecom Management at SITM Pune is further divided into three specializations for candidates to choose any one of those three. The specializations are
Total number of seats available at SITM Pune for its regular MBA is 150.
The seats are subject to reservation rules as laid by Symbiosis International University.
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)||7.5%|
|Children / Wards of Defence Personnel||5%|
|Kashmiri Migrants||2 seats per programme|
In conjunction with the government directives regarding disability guidelines, SIU has made a provision of reserving 3% seats for Differently Abled Category (DAC) students in all the institutes of SIU.
Types of disabilities included:
Note: Candidates will have to procure an ‘Authentication Certificate’ from the Symbiosis Centre of Health Care (SCHC) in the first month of their programme. SCHC will then check the authenticity of all of the documents provided by the candidate and verify the magnitude of the disability.
SNAP cutoff for SITM Pune is not very high as compared to some popular Symbiosis Institutes. This is partly because the institute offers a niche kind of MBA, which is only for telecom industry.
There are number of factors that affects SNAP cut off 2020 for SITM. Hence, the cut off is likely to change year by year.
Interestingly, even a boom or recession in telecom industry can potentially impact the SNAP cutoff of SITM Pune. Let us take a look at the expected cut off of MBA in Telecom Management at SITM Pune:-
|Category of Student||SNAP Cutoff (expected)|
SITM Pune has a defined admission procedure for its MBA in Telecom Management. SNAP Selection Process starts right from filling SNAP application form, and ends after candidate has performed well in GE/WAT/PI round. Let us take a look at the complete admission procedure of SITM Pune:-
Candidates will first need to register for SNAP on the website snaptest.org. While filling the form, candidate will have to simultaneously apply for SITM Pune by selecting the institute and paying an additional fee of INR 1000.
Post the successful registration, Candidates have to appear for the SNAP test. Candidate will need to attain the minimum cut off required.
Candidates should set their target score higher than SNAP Cut off mentioned.
Candidates who have successfully cleared the SNAP cutoff for SITM Pune will be shortlisted for further process. The next step involves the GE and PIWAT round, that is Group Discussion, Personal Interview and Written Ability Test. Candidates will have to perform the tasks as assigned to them by the interviewees’.
Candidates have to provide an original copy of the following certificates along with 3 self attested copies during the selection process rounds.
NOTE: It is compulsory for candidates to appear in this round. No candidate will be given admission to SITM Pune if he/she stays absent from this round.
After conducting the GE-PIWAT round, SITM Admission cell prepares the final list of candidates, in which they are assigned scores on the basis of their SNAP Score, Group Activity Performance, Performance in Written Ability test and Performance in the Personal Interview. Candidates, who thus emerge as the top 150 candidates according to the admission rules, are offered admission. Waiting lists are also released in case the seats are not filled. Candidates who receive admission letters have to confirm their admission by paying the first installment of fees. While preparing the final score of candidates, following scheme of weightage to different activities is followed:-
|SNAP Score of candidate||50%|
|Performance in Group Exercise||10%|
|Performance in Personal Interview||30%|
|Performance in Written Ability Test||10%|
Fee of MBA at SITM Pune is much like the major MBA colleges of the country for 2 year program. There has been a slight hike in the fee after the 2018-2020 batch. The fee is to be paid in 4 installments where the first installment is to be paid at the time of admission. Candidates can also avail scholarships at SITM Pune, which is provided to candidates as per the rules laid down by Symbiosis International University. The hostel and mess fee for next year will be communicated to the students at at the commencement of next year.
|Particulars||First Installment||Second Installment||Third Installment||Fourth Installment|
|Academic Fees (Per annum)||3,12,500||3,12,500||3,12,500||3,12,500|
|Hostel Deposit (Refundable)||15,000||-||-||-|
|Institute Deposit (Refundable)||20,000||-||-||-|
|Total of installment||4,26,100||3,91,100|
|Last date to pay installment||Payable at the time of Admission||November 25, 2020||July 25, 2021||November 25, 2021|
|Installments for MBA (International Students)||1st Year (USD equivalent to INR)||2nd Year (USD Equivalent to INR)|
|1st Installment||2nd Installment||3rd Installment||4th Installment||5th Installment|
|Administrative Fees (Non Refundable)||40,000||-||-||-||-|
|Academic Fees (Per annum)||45,000||4,05,000||4,90,000||4,70,000||4,70,000|
|Institute Deposit (Refundable)||-||15,000||-||-||-|
|Hostel Deposit (Refundable)||-||15,000||-||-||-|
|Hostel Fees (Per Annum)||-||46,350||46,350||**||**|
|Mess Fees (Per Annum)||-||32,250||32,250||**||**|
|Installments pay by date||At the time of acceptance of ‘Offer Letter’ ( USD equivalent to INR)||At the time of reporting to SCIE||November 25, 2020||July 25, 2021||November 25, 2021|
Note: Foreign National students will recieve a 50% concession on their administrative fees.
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