K J Somaiya Institute of Management Overview

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

About College

K J 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.

K J 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.

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

K J 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, K J 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, K J 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, K J 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 K J Somaiya Institute of Management

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

  • Master of Business Administration–MBA (540 seats): The Institute provides a holistic education to the students. The students have the benefit of getting the best management educational inputs from experienced faculty, industry professionals, ambassadors, celebrated achievers and international academicians. With the emergence of multi-disciplinary knowledge industries and blurring of boundaries between knowledge domains, the key to remain contemporary and competitive lies in creating a road map for the student that enhances their adaptability and agility quotients.  The Institute has decided to offer the incoming students an opportunity to carve a pathway for themselves in planning their careers in line with their interests and aspirations.

As per the academic dynamics, it is imperative for an MBA student to have diversified knowledge and for the very same reason, the college offers its students to choose a major specialization and also opt for a minor specialization. Students are required to opt for one of the major and one of the minor specializations. The major specialization needs to be opted for before the 4th trimester. hile the minor specialization needs to be opted for before the 5th trimester.

 

Majors offered

Minors offered

●    Data science & Analytics

●    Finance

●    HR

●    Marketing

●    Operations Management

●    Data Science & Analytics

●    Economics

●    Entrepreneurship

●    Financial services

●    Human Resource

●    Integrated Marketing and Communications

●    International Business

●    Management Consulting

●    Marketing

●    Operations Management

●    Retail Management

 

Major specializations details:

1)    Data Science and Analytics: With data being recognized as the new oil for organization, the specialization in Data Science aims at equipping the students with the courses that will help them make sense of the data and apply various communications, statistics, human behavioural, and cognitive models along with information technology and analytical tools in functional areas or domain of their liking. The insights gained will help take current or progressive decisions.

2)    Finance:  Finance is one of the most important areas of any economy and business. For the smooth functioning of the economy and business finance experts are required for policymaking, decision making, and managing operations of finance. Finance specialization is offered by K J Somaiya Institute of Management keeping in mind the objectives of making the students ready to lead the finance functions of an economy or business both domestic and international.

3)    Human Resources: A major in HR will equip the students to deal with the Human Resource of the organization in terms of HR functions from Recruitment & Selection; Training & Development; Compensation, Rewards & Incentives; Performance Management, Career Paths to Exit etc. The student will learn to create tools for the HR function, design organizational policies, and robust HR processes while auditing the HR function.

4)    Marketing: The Marketing department at K J Somaiya Institute of Management endeavours to capture and disseminate the traditional and contemporary challenges facing the marketing function lucidly through its bouquet of subjects in the marketing area and use of pedagogy involving Case Studies, Live Projects, Experiential Learning opportunities, Technology-based tools, Interaction with Industry stalwarts, Field visits, preparing students for competitions and so on.  These inputs will prepare the student of marketing for a full-fledged career in marketing from day 1 in the corporate world.

5)    Operations Management:  The objective is to develop an in-depth understanding of operations systems, their components, contributions, and interactions with other functional areas. It also equips students with the analytical tools necessary to address issues and take proper decisions in the dynamic global business scenario. The specialization helps in building an effective Techno-Business Manager and leader.

 

Minor specializations details:

1)    Data Science and Analytics: Data Science and Analytics are the integral parts of any functional domain. The courses offered as minor in Data Science will lay foundation to the use of concepts and technology in Data Science that will help augment the domain skills of the students. Students will also be able to complement the learning skill in their respective domain with technology driven decision making process using concepts in Data Science.

2)    Economics: The objective of minor in Economics for the students will be to benefit with sector specific knowledge who aim to get into specific domains, and also provides clarity on generic concepts in subjects like regulatory and public policies. Students opting for Minor in Economics are expected to have a comprehensive understanding of basic principles and concepts of Economics.

3)    Entrepreneurship: A minor in Entrepreneurship will prepare the students to understand the concepts of Entrepreneurship. It will also help the students to gain an understanding of Entrepreneurial competencies, to expose individuals to the aspects of idea generation, opportunity evaluation, business model and business plan preparation and to motivate individuals to become Entrepreneurial.

4)    Financial Services: This minor specialization is introduced with an objective to provide ideal opportunity to the students who want to make career in other then finance specialization but wish to work in finance domain. Financial services are super specialization under finance domain. Today the financial markets of any country cannot function without the efficient financial services. Business and industry cannot survive without the aid of financial services.

5)    Human Resources:  A minor in HR will equip the student to deal with the diversity of the Human Resource. Human Resource is agile and it is this resource which helps every manager to achieve their goa of organization acculturation, being sensitive to employee needs, growth and creating high performance teams. The student will learn to make the employees adapt and in an agile manner change with the dynamic external business environment.

6)    Integrated Marketing Communications: One of the fastest growing sectors of the Indian Economy-Media & Entertainment. India is an important part of the Global Village- All the Media and Communication conglomerates have an India Focus- Viacom, IPG, WPP, Publicis, Star Network. Strategic Marketing Communications is a crucial component of every industry. Skilled talent is the need of this industry. Students will learn Managing and designing Integrated Internal and External Marketing Communication.

7)    International Business:  This specialization covers the entire spectrum of International Business therefore, imparting an in-depth knowledge of International Business Environment, International Finance, Global Economics, and Cross-Cultural sensitivity to the students. The Program is oriented towards building professionals with expertise in International Business focusing on strategies in an ever-changing International Business environment.

8)    Management Consulting: A minor specialization in management consulting will deal with building an understanding of different industry structures, analyzing a firm’s strategic choices and the role of the top management team. The students will also learn about determining the choice of the industry in which the firm operates, diagnosing performance drivers of the organization and exploring different strategic frameworks.

9)    Marketing: The minor specialization in marketing would enable the students to gain expertise in the marketing concepts, marketing analysis tools and realize the importance of customer value and consumer behaviour to take appropriate marketing decisions in a highly digitized and fragmented world of business. 

10) Operations Management: The minor specialization in Operations has an objective to provide an opportunity for students to have a cross functional expertise. It provides an opportunity to gain knowledge and work in interface areas. The students will be able to gain insights and expertise in improving efficiencies in multidisciplinary areas.

11) Retail Management: This minor specialization is introduced with an objective to provide ideal opportunity to the students who aim to make a career in the fastest growing and fiercely competitive retail sector. Retail sector is one of the largest contributors in global economy as well as employment generation. Retailers deal in both products and services. It also acts as a booster to the students who want to become a successful sales or marketing professional.

  • Master of Business Administration – HealthCare Management - MBA-HCM (30 seats): The healthcare 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 – 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 – Executive MBA-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 K J 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 K J 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

The eligibility criteria for applying to MBA program for 2022-24 is to appear for the qualifying test, namely CAT 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT (Only 1st attempt will be considered) / GMAT (scores valid from Jan 2019 to 31st Jan 2022) . 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 CA-PI round. Thereafter, the results are declared by the Institute.

Following is the weightage given to respective parameters for 2022-24:

  • Qualifying Exam (CAT 2021/XAT 2022/CMAT 2022/NMAT/GMAT*)-35%
  • Personal Interview - 25%
  • Group Discussion – 15%
  • Past Academic Record - 10%
  • Achievements - 10%
  • Work Experience - 5%

*Candidates applying through NMAT & GMAT are required to select K J Somaiya Institute of Management as one of the institutes for sending their scores in NMAT & GMAT application forms/portal respectively.

For NMAT, the scores of only the first attempt of the students will be considered.

GMAT scores are valid for 3 years (from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022)

Entrance Exam Percentile/Score
CAT 83-85
XAT 70-75
CMAT 97-99
GMAT 500-650

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT PROCESS 

MBA-HCM and MBA-SM

The eligibility criteria for applying to MBA-HCM and MBA-SM for 2022-24 is to appear for the qualifying test, namely CAT 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT* /GMAT*.  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 CA-PI round. Thereafter, the results are declared by the Institute.

Following is the weightage given to respective parameters for 2022-22:

  • Qualifying Exam (CAT 2021/XAT 2022/CMAT 2022/NMAT/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%

*Candidates applying through NMAT & GMAT are required to select K J Somaiya Institute of Management as one of the institutes for sending their scores in NMAT & GMAT application forms/portal respectively.

For NMAT, the scores of only the first attempt of the students will be considered.

GMAT scores are valid for 3 years (from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022)

Course Eligibility

Fees

(INR)

MBA Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks with a valid CAT 2021/ XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT / GMAT (GMAT scores valid from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022)

18.78 Lakhs

MBA - Healthcare Management (HCM) Valid CAT 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT / GMAT (GMAT scores valid from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022) Score and Profile-based Shortlisting*

18.78 Lakhs

MBA - Sports Management (SM)

Valid CAT 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT / GMAT (GMAT scores valid from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022) Score and Profile-based Shortlisting*

18.78 Lakhs

MBA – Executive

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks with a valid CAT 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT / GMAT (GMAT scores valid from 1st January 2019 to 30th April 2022) score and work experience of minimum 5 years is required

9.49 Lakhs

Masters in Computer Applications (MCA)

Graduation degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in any discipline. Studied Mathematics as one of the subjects at (10+2) level or at Graduate level examination

5.1 Lakhs

MBA (Part Time)

Minimum of 2 years of work experience after graduation in any discipline from a recognized university with Executive/ Supervisory level.

3.53 Lakhs

*For MBA-HCM and MBA-SM there is profile-based shortlisting

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ADMISSION 2022-24

K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission process to MBA/ MBA-IB/ MBA-FS/ MBA-RM/ MBA-IMC/ MBA-HCM/ MBA-HR/ MBA-SM/ MBA-DSA 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 2021 / XAT 2022 / CMAT 2022/ NMAT (Only 1st attempt will be considered) / GMAT (GMAT scores valid from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022).
  • Test-Based Shortlisting: MBA 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/mba wherein 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

K J  SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT PLACEMENTS

One of the biggest advantages of studying at K J 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 Managementinterim placements of 2021-22 season is seeing 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 – 26.50 LPA and K J Somaiya Institute of Management Average Package – 10.67 LPA whereas the Top 100 Average is 14.62 LPA (as on 28/12/2021)

K J SOMAIYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT CAMPUS FACILITIES

K J 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.

 

FAQs SECTION

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

A. K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai offers full-time MBA, MBA-HCM, MBA-SM and MBA-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 are MBA placements of 2022?

A. The interim placement figures for the batch 2020-22(as on 28/12/2021) are
Highest Salary: 26.50LPA
Average Salary: 10.67LPA
Average of top 100 offers: 14.62LPA

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: 83-85 / XAT 2021: 70-75; GMAT: 550-600,NMAT: 225-230 or CMAT 2020: 97-99.

CONTACT

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K J Somaiya Institute Complex

Sarvoday Buddh Vihar Marg, Vidyanagar,

Vidya Vihar East, Ghatkopar East, Mumbai – 400077

Rankings 2021

Source Rank
Times B-School 7
Business Standard Top 100 Private B-Schools Super League 2
Business Today 28

Competition Success Review (2020)

7

NIRF 56