K J Somaiya Institute of Management Overview

  Mumbai   Somaiya Vidyavihar University   ESTD 1981
  Mumbai   Somaiya Vidyavihar University   ESTD 1981

About College

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management, is one of the prestigious B-schools in India that offers full-time and part-time management courses to excel in the competitive corporate world.

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai is a top business school that boasts globally recognized management courses, experienced faculty, state-of-the-art campus, impeccable placement, and illustrious alumni.

KJ SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai is one of the most renowned B-schools in India.It is an Autonomous Educational Institute approved by University Grant Commission, and is affiliated to the Somaiya Vidyavihar University which is a Private University and has been formed vide Gazette Notification No.SFU2013/C.R.200/Uni.-4 dated 26th August 2019 by Higher and Technical Department of Maharashtra.

In the year 1981, KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research was established in Mumbai as a part of Somaiya Vidyavihar to impart state-of-the-art education in management and allied fields. In 2019, KJ Somaiya Institute of Management became a constituent institute under Somaiya Vidyavihar University, formed in August 2019.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management enjoys autonomous status as granted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and offers several programs Full time, Part time and Executive programmes in Business Management along with Masters in Computer Applications and Doctoral Programmes

Over the years, KJ Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai has continuously added to the intellectual resource of the country through its innovative teaching methodologies and experiential learning that groom future-ready managers and entrepreneurs.

The mentored valuable learning experience offered to students enables them to tactfully tackle the challenges in the real world and manoeuvre their way up the corporate ladder.

Courses offered at KJ Somaiya Institute of Management

K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers a total of 23MBA, Masters, Part-Time MBA and Doctoral programs that are in sync with the latest industry happenings and practices.

  • Master of Business Administration–MBA (240 seats): Any business professional today needs to be well versed with the industry knowledge and action the insights accordingly for the betterment of the company. K J Somaiya’s Institute of Management is one of the best MBA Colleges in India which seeks the best for every student by bringing self and professional development together with academics. We encourage students to take advantage of the best education and experiences during MBA course specialization. The professors provide a mentored valuable learning experience to all the students. These experiences will prepare the students for the challenges in the real world which will help them climb up the corporate ladder in no time. They push the students to their best potential self.
  • Master of Business Administration - International Business - MBA-IB(60 seats): Globalization is today’s reality. It has slowly taken place over the years and as of today, it has full-fledgedly engulfed the world. New business popping up everyday in every part of the country are also going global. They are crossing boundaries and expanding internationally. Hence, it's necessary to have the right knowledge to vision the growth of business which will be beneficial in the long run to the economy. MBA in international business prepares you thoroughly for that. Be it any vertical of the business, information technology, automobiles, FMCG, pharmaceuticals, digital institutions etc.
  • Master of Business Administration – Retail Management - MBA-RM (60 seats): The economy today has changed drastically over the years. With digitization, it has become a lot easier to reach the consumers. The purchasing power of today’s population is also increasing with each passing day. This has bought an increase in the retail business. It has expanded extensively. E-commerce websites are in a bloom with digitization. Merchandising, retail selling, IT, buying of retail, franchising etc. are few of the necessary skills required to get into retail business or company. MBA in retail management courses is necessary to understand the industry completely and make a successful career in it. The blooming business of retail needs smart business minds and the course prepares the students exactly for that.
  • Master of Business Administration – Financial Services - MBA-FS (60 seats): MBA in finance management is one of the most sought out course due to its high demand and lucrative career options. K J Somaiya’s Institute of Management is the best college for MBA in financial services with its singular focus of opening up the greatest opportunities for its students. The course is in sync with the day to day updates of the financial sector and various leading industries. The faculty takes great effort and pride to offer the best syllabus and career opportunities for MBA in finance management at K J Somaiya Institute of Management. It grooms professionals for their bright future in this most challenging finance sector.
  • Master of Business Administration – Integrated Marketing Communication MBA-IMC (60 seats):K J Somaiya Institute of Management is touted to be one of the best college for MBA communications in the world. This international rank is maintained due to the quality and syllabus of the course. The course provides a strong foundation to the students for their career in media. It is designed especially for students to explore their career in the huge field of communications management. MBA in communications seems difficult but it is simplified with updated industry knowledge in our course.
  • Master of Business Administration – HealthCare Management - MBA-HCM (30 seats): The health care sector in the country is growing at a tremendous speed and is estimated to multiple through the years. This has certainly increased the number of skilled and trained professionals for this sector. K J Somaiya’s Institute of Management is one of the best colleges which offers MBA healthcare management course. The course aims to cover detailed requirements of the ambitious healthcare administrators and practitioners. It covers every aspect of this field in detail. MBA in HCM covers the entire syllabus of management of the health sector. The students are given hands-on experience about the skills and the challenges that are a part of this sector.
  • Master of Business Administration – Human Resources - MBA-HR (30 seats): The MBA HR program is a 2-year, full-time, management degree with a focus on managing the most agile and dynamic resource, namely the human resource. The program aims to develop competent and empathetic human resource professionals for achieving business excellence.
  • Master of Business Administration – Sports Management - MBA-SM (30 seats):The MBA SM program is a 2-year, full-time management degree focused on the fast-growing sports sector consisting of Athlete/Talent (also Rights & Licensing) Management, Sports Marketing/Sponsorship, Sports Tourism, Sports Digital Solutions, e-Sports, Sports Venue Operations and Management, Sports Analytics, is very diversified today and holds great potential for career opportunities. K J Somaiya Institute of Management and Somaiya Sports Academy with world-class sports facilities for on-ground experiential learning opportunities and international immersion opportunities, readies students to become industry professionals in the multi-billion dollar global industry that is propelled by enormous consumer demand.
  • Master of Business Administration – ExecutiveMBA-Executive: It is a 15-month, full-time,postgraduate management diploma course. The MBA executive program is exclusively designed for working professionals and entrepreneurs who are hungry to learn and wish to transform themselves according to the changing nature of their industry or business. With this course, they can climb up the career ladder faster in-sync of today’s situation in the industry. It provides them with an opportunity to upgrade their knowledge and become more relevant in today’s time. It is designed with a flexibility to accommodate the timings of working professionals. According to their time, the students can work and engage with the course to gain perspective and knowledge of the recent times.
  • Masters of Computer Application – MCA: The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme aims to equip the students with a holistic and all-round grooming required to be successful in IT and its allied industries by providing them with state-of-the-art facilities and latest in trend curriculum. The program comprehensively focuses on providing students with the sound knowledge in all the three aspects of industry requirements namely; strong conceptual learning, technical insights and application design and development. The subject board of IT comprising of experts from industry as well as academics meets twice in a year to revamp the curriculum. The meritorious students are also invited during the meeting to get their input. Accordingly, the courses from technology; application, Techno-management extents such as computational theory, programming, algorithm design and optimization, network and database management, mobile technologies, electronics, mathematics, probability, statistics, accounting, business analysis, Design and Management of Information System are extensively covered.
  • Master of Business Administration - Marketing Management – Part Time: MBA (Part Time) - Marketing Management programme aims at professionals who are already working in the field of marketing management, as well as those who see their careers developing in this direction to be successful in the field of marketing and its’ allied industries by providing them with state-of-the-art facilities and latest in trend curriculum. It comprehensively focuses on providing students with the sound knowledge in all the three aspects of industry requirements namely; strong conceptual learning, technical insights and application design and development. The subject board of marketing comprising of experts from industry as well as academics meets twice in a year to revamp the curriculum. The courses from Marketing comprises of Marketing Management, Sales Management, Marketing Research & Analytics, Product & Brand Management, Consumer and Organizational Behavior, Services Marketing, Customer Relationship Management, Integrated Marketing Communications along with the in-demand skills like Business Communication, Digital Marketing, Media Planning, Creativity & Innovation Management as well as Retail management.
  • Master of Business Administration - Finance Management – Part Time: The MBA (Part Time) - Finance Management Programme at K J Somaiya Institute of Management provides a holistic approach to the study of said discipline. Financial management has witnessed great changes over the decades. Today, it is more than just corporate finance. The syllabus of MBA (Part Time) - Finance Management is in complete sync with the latest industry updates. With an aim to provide the best to the students, it offers updated modules which expose the students to areas like risk management, derivatives, corporate restructuring, wealth management, international finance, mergers and acquisitions, taxation etc.
  • Master of Business Administration - HRM – Part Time: The MBA (Part Time) – Human Resource Development Management at KJ Somaiya Institute of Management provides a holistic approach of the said discipline. Like every other business function, the Human Resources Development (HRD) function of businesses has greatly evolved from basic functions of people management, payroll, to other functions like increasing the motivation and efficiency of the workforce. It focusses on areas like Best Practices in HR, Leadership Development, Corporate Social Responsibility, Reward Management, Training & Development, HR Policies & Economy, Organizational Theories, Structure & Design and many more. It is designed to enhance the skill sets of the students and to introduce the new, need of the hour skills and knowledge.
  • Master of Business Administration - Information Management – Part Time: K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers a programme MBA (Part Time) - Information Management in which people from the IT industry can hone their management skills. The programme seeks to develop a wider and deeper understanding of IT by inculcating a broader vision for technology in the realm of evolving businesses and societies. The ever-changing and transforming nature of technology is reflected in the syllabus. The syllabus includes a wide range of technical subjects like Digital Infrastructure and Platforms, Enterprise Applications, Data-warehousing, BI and Analytics, Digital Marketing

Once the admission is granted, selected candidates need to pay the KJ Somaiya Institute of Management MBA fees for the first year. Since the fee is subject to revision, the exact amount is informed at the time of admission.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management fees can be paid either as per the convenience of the aspirants using the online modes of payments including NEFT/RTGS, Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card, various e-wallets etc. Besides, the second-year fees need to be paid as per the schedule announced.

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ELIGIBILITY/SELECTION PROCESS  & FEES

MBA / MBA-IB / MBA-FS / MBA-RM / MBA-IMC /MBA-HR

The eligibility criteria for applying to MBA / MBA-IB / MBA-FS / MBA-RM / MBA-IMC/MBA-HR program for 2021-23 is to appear for the qualifying test, namely CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from 1st January 2018 till 10th February 2021). Subsequently, candidates need to fill an online K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission form. Shortlisting is done based on the test scoreand forms duly filled.The candidates then have to appear for the GD-PI round. Thereafter, the results are declared by the Institute.

Following is the weightage given to respective parameters for 2021-23:

  • Qualifying Exam (CAT 2020/XAT 2021/CMAT 2021/GMAT*)-35%
  • Personal Interview - 25%
  • Group Discussion – 15%
  • Past Academic Record - 10%
  • Achievements - 10%
  • Work Experience - 5%

*GMAT score valid from 1st January 2018 till 10th February 2021

Entrance Exam Percentile/Score
CAT 85-90
XAT 70-75
CMAT 97-99
GMAT 500-650

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENTPROCESS 

MBA-HCM and MBA-SM

The eligibility criteria for applying to MBA-HCM and MBA-SM for 2021-23    is to appear for the qualifying test, namely CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from 1stJanuary 2018 till 10th February 2021).  Candidates need to fill an online K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission form. Candidates appearing for MBA HCM and MBA SM need to submit Statement of Purpose (SOP). Profile based shortlisting shall take place on the basis of the form and Statement of Purpose (SOP). The candidates then have to appear for the GD-PI round. Thereafter, the results are declared by the Institute.

Following is the weightage given to respective parameters for 2021-23:

  • Qualifying Exam (CAT 2020/XAT 2021/CMAT 2021/GMAT*)-25%
  • Personal Interview - 25%
  • Group Discussion – 10%
  • Past Academic Record - 10%
  • Achievements - 10%
  • Work Experience - 5%
  • Additional Qualification – 5%

(HCM or Sports Related)

  • Statement of Purpose – 10%

*GMAT score valid from 1st January 2018 till 10th February 2021

Course Eligibility

Fees

(INR)

MBA Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks with a valid CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from January 2018 till 10th February 2021)

To be announced soon

MBA - International Business (IB)
MBA - Retail Management (RM)
MBA- Financial Services (FS)
MBA- Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC)
MBA – Human Resources (HR)
MBA - Healthcare Management (HCM) Valid CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from January 2018 till 10th February 2021) Score and Profile-based Shortlisting*

To be announced soon

MBA - Sports Management (SM) Valid CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from January 2018 till 10th February 2021) Score and Profile-based Shortlisting*

To be announced soon

MBA – Executive Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks with a valid CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from January 2018 till 10th February 2021) score and work experience of minimum 5 years is required

To be announced soon

Masters in Computer Applications (MCA) Graduation degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in any discipline

To be announced soon

*For MBA-HCM and MBA-SM there is profile-based shortlisting and not based on test scores

KJ SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ADMISSION 2021-23

K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission process to MBA / MBA-IB / MBA-FS / MBA-RM / MBA-IMC / MBA-HCM/MBA-HR/MBA-SM is very simple. The entire admission process to varied MBA courses consists of the following steps:

  • Appearing for Qualifying Exam: Aspirants need to appear for CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / CMAT 2021/ GMAT (scores valid from January 2018 till 10th February 2021).
  • Test-Based Shortlisting: For MBA / MBA-IB / MBA-FS / MBA-RM / MBA-IMC and MBA-HR candidates are shortlisted, based on the qualifying test score. They need to register first, and for this, they need to fill the application  form on the official Somaiya Edu website - https://simsr.somaiya.edu/en/admissions/mbawherein they have follow all the instructions for successful submission of their admission form.
  • Profile-Based Shortlisting:Whereas for MBA-HCM and MBA-SM the institute follows profile-based shortlisting.They need to register first, and for this, they need to fill the candidate application form on the official Somaiya Edu website - https://simsr.somaiya.edu/en/admissions/mba wherein they have to follow all the instructions for successful submission of their admission form
  • Group Discussion & Personal Interview: The next step is GD-PI, wherein candidates take part in case-based GD and in-depth PI.
  • Results: Thereafter, the results are declared by the Institute.
  • Seat Allocation: Candidates are allocated seats depending upon results, preferences, and availability of seats

KJ SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT PLACEMENTS

One of the biggest advantages of studying at KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Mumbai Maharashtra is the holistic development of students that make them business-ready and better equipped to tackle the challenges of the industry.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management placements 2019-2020 season saw majority of students getting sought-after profiles with competitive packages in leading companies across varied sectors. The Highest K J Somaiya Institute of Management Package – 28.50 LPA and K J Somaiya Institute of Management Average Package – 10.08 LPA whereas the Top 100 Average was 13.25 LPA.

KJ SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT CAMPUS FACILITIES

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management is a part of the Somaiya Vidyavihar situated in the heart of the financial capital. The state-of-the-art campus has all the modern-day facilities to ensure the holistic development of the students, ranging from the institute’s two well-designed buildings spread across 150,000 sq. ft. to the well-equipped medical room.

In addition, the campus is completely vegetarian / non-smoking /non-alcoholic. Following are some of the other highlights of K J Somaiya Institute of Management College Mumbai campus:

  • Wi-Fi Enabled
  • AC Classrooms
  • Well-Equipped IT Centers
  • Fully Computerized Library
  • Seminar Halls
  • Conference Rooms
  • Student Discussion Rooms
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditoriums
  • Separate hostel for girls and boys
  • Recreational Facilities like Cricket Ground, Basketball Court, Volleyball Court, Squash Court, etc.

Upcoming Events:

In addition to the aforementioned facilities, K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers an array of other opportunities to its students, such as industry interactions, student publications, extra-curricular activities, student committees, women’s development cell, etc.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai also organizes several events from time to time for its students as well as faculty members. Following are the upcoming events at K J Somaiya Institute of Management:

  • The General Management area conference launch: November 20, 2020
  • Conference organized by Centre for Diversity Management and Inclusion: December 4, 2020.
  • Global Supply Chain Management Conference (GSCM): December 11, 2020.
  • 3rd Annual Conference in Healthcare Management: January 9, 2020
  • SIFICO 2020 International Conference: January 30, 2021: Conference on Risk Management in Banks and Financial Markets.
  • CEPAR: February12-13, 2021: A Two-Day International Conference on Globalization at Crossroads.
  • 8th International HR Conference: March 26-27, 2021.
  • SICTIM 2020 International Conference India: April 9, 2021: 7th Somaiya International Conference on Technology and Information.
  • 16th SGMC: May 5, 2021: A Two-Day Conference on MarkTech – Seamless Marketing Technology.

FAQs SECTION

Q. What are the management courses offered by KJ Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai offers full-time MBA, MBA-IB, MBA-RM, MBA-FS, MBA-IMC, MBA-HCM, MBA-HR, MBA-SM andMBA-Executive

Q. Is there a special shortlist criterion for MBA-HCM and MBA-SM?

A. Yes. For MBA-HCM and MBA-SM, the institute follows profile-based shortlisting

Q. Does K J Somaiya Institute of Management provide any scholarships?

A. Yes. Few scholarships are offered to Need based.

Q. Can I apply for more than one MBA program?

A. Yes. You can apply for all the 2 year full time MBA courses, for which the application fee will only be 2850 plus transaction charges if any.

Q. How can I pay the application form fee?

A. You can pay the fee online by using a debit/credit card, RTGS, NEFT and other online options.

Q. Is there any hostel facility available at K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. Yes. There are separate hostels available for girls (Maitreyi) and boys (Sandipani).

Q. How were MBA placements 2020?

A. The highest package offered was 28.50 LPA while the average package was 10.80 LPA, whereas the Top 100 average was 13.25 LPA.

Q. How much is the expected K J Somaiya Institute of Management MBA cut off?

A. K J Somaiya Institute of Management cut off is expected to be around CAT 2020: 85-90 / XAT 2021: 70-75; GMAT: 550-600 or CMAT 2020: 97-99.

CONTACT

Admissions Related Queries

Emailadmission.simsr@Somaiya.edu

Student Admissions Committee: adcom@somaiya.edu

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Phone: +91-22-67283277 / 3292 / 3232/3000

K J Somaiya Institute Complex

Sarvoday Buddh Vihar Marg, Vidyanagar,

Vidya Vihar East, Ghatkopar East, Mumbai – 400077

Rankings 2020

   
   
Source Rank
Times B-School 5
Business Standard Top 100 Private B-Schools 13
Business Today 28
NIRF 56