Ques. Can I get admission to NMIMS Mumbai MBA without work experience?
Ans. Yes, you may get admission to NMIMS Mumbai MBA without work experience. The weightage given to the work experience parameter is 5% only. If you don’t have any work experience then you must score a good mark on the NMAT exam as the highest weightage is given to the same while shortlisting candidates for admission. The parameter for admission is in the following manner:
- NMAT exam score: 70%
- CD and PI: 15%
- Work Experience: 5%
- Gender Diversity: 5%
- Academics: 5%
Ques. How difficult is the post-NMAT process at NMIMS Mumbai?
Ans. The post-NMAT process at NMIMS Mumbai includes:
- Writing SOP (Statement of Purpose)
- CD/ PI (Case Study and Personal Interview)
The candidate is asked to write SOP answering “Why do you want to join NMIMS” and “Why do you want to pursue MBA”.
In the CD/PI round, a case study is given to students where they are given 5-10 minutes of time to prepare for the group discussion round with other candidates. Once the discussion is over, the candidates are then called for the Personal Interview (PI) round.
The CD round is a bit difficult as you have to keep your point keeping in mind the following points:
- Be smart and communicate your thoughts well
- While presenting your ideas, be a good listener too.
- Focus on your thought process as you will be judged on that basis only. The panel will judge you on the following basis:
- Group Dynamics
- Ability to analyze situations
- Though process
- The way you’re presenting your ideas
- Personality traits: Decision making and leadership skills
- Be assertive and not aggressive while discussing the case study with your peers.
Post CD round, you will be called for the interview round where you will be asked questions from your past academic records, SOP, work experience, internships, etc. Apart from this, you might come across some random abstract questions but don’t panic those will be just to check your presence of mind and thought process.
Ques. What are the chances of getting admission to NMIMS Mumbai if you are waitlisted?
Ans. The chances of getting admission to NMIMS Mumbai are very low if your name is on the waitlist. Especially if you are opting for an MBA in HR from NMIMS Mumbai. The aspirants are high and the seats offered are low which makes the competition very tough.
Ques. What is the cut off for the NMIMS Navi Mumbai Campus?
Ans. The cut off for the NMIMS Navi Mumbai Campus is 185+. Cut off for the other NMIMS campuses is as follows:
- NMIMS Mumbai: 212 and above
- NMIMS Bangalore: 199+
- NMIMS Hyderabad: 190-195
Ques. Does NMIMS Mumbai offer any Certificate program?
Ans. NMIMS offers 4 Certificate and 1 Postgraduate Certificate programs in Management. The duration of certificate programs varies from 3-12 months and the duration of postgraduate certificate programs is 1-2 years. The certificate programs offered by NMIMS Mumbai are as follows:
Ques. Can I fill the offline application form to apply for the institute?
Ans. No, you can only apply via online mode by visiting the official website. There is no offline application process.
Ques. For what courses does the institute conduct the NMIMS NPAT exam?
Ans. NMIMS conducts NMIMS NPAT for various undergraduate and integrated programs like B.Tech, BBA, BBA Branding & Advertisement, B.Com (Hons.), B.Sc. Finance, B.Sc. Economics, B.Des. (Humanising Technology), B.A. (Hons.) Liberal Arts, MBA Tech (B.Tech + MBA Tech.) and B.Pharm + MBA (Pharma. Tech).
Ques. Is NMIMS NPAT the same for Engineering and Non-Engineering programs?
Ans. NMIMS differs for Engineering and Non-Engineering programs. It is conducted in online mode. The question paper contains multiple choice questions.
Ques. Is there any reservation for Girls in MBA and PGDM course?
Ans. 30% of the total seats available in MBA and PGDM are reserved for Girls in the institute.
Ques. What is the difference between MBA and EMBA?
Ans. EMBA is for working executives who have a work experience of minimum 5 years. On the other hand, it is not mandatory to have work experience in MBA program. Graduates in related disciplines with 50% marks can apply for MBA.
Ques. What was the salary package offered in B.Tech. course?
Ans. The highest and average salary package offered in the B.Tech course were INR 12.4 LPA and INR 4.43 LPA respectively.
Ques. In which course were the maximum placements offered? What was the highest package offered:
Ans. The maximum placements were offered in MBA course. The highest salary package offered stood at INR 30.37 LPA.
Ques. Was there any placement opportunities for MBA Tech students?
Ans. Yes, around 112 recruiters visited the campus to provide placement opportunities to MBA Tech students. The BFSI sector (23%) witnessed the maximum placements followed by Consulting (20%) and Infrastructure & Real Estate (12%).
Ques. Who are the top recruiters of the institute?
Ans. Some of the reputed organizations like ICICI Bank, Capgemini, Deloitte, Honeywell, Wipro, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Aditya Birla Capital, HDFC bank, Maruti Suzuki, Cognizant, Max Life Insurance, IBM, OYO, L&T Infotech visit the campus to recruit from NMIMS.