School of Inspired Leadership (SOIL), Gurgaon Overview

  Gurgaon   Private   ESTD 2008
  Gurgaon   Private   ESTD 2008

About College

SOIL Institute of Management started its journey 10 years ago and is based out of the start-up & innovation hub of India - Gurgaon. Co-created with 32 partner companies (Indian and International) the institute has a legacy of more than 1000 alumni.  The institutes leadership curriculum is based on traditional Indian vedic & spiritual principles and it is the best example of blending the wisdom of traditional India with the business practices of the New India.

SOIL offers 3 full time programs:

  • 1-year PGPM Business Leadership
  • 1-year PGPM Human Resources
  • 2-year AICTE Approved PGDM in Business Design

Offering specializations in Analytics, Marketing, Finance and HR, our transformational programs are number 1 in India for accelerated career growth. SOIL also offers the best ROIs in the industry, the average CTC for the institute is INR 9.5 Lacs

ABOUT PGPM Business Leadership

SOIL Institute of Management one-year full time PGPM in Business Leadership is its flagship post graduate program.  This program requires a minimum of 2 years of work experience for a student to apply.

The program provides a solid grounding in analytics, marketing and finance with world class faculty, curriculum co-created with industry and a transformational leadership pedagogy involving applied learning, action-oriented collaboration, and experiential learning through yoga, theatre and outbound trips to the Himalayas and rural India.

With a Learning Curriculum Design based on multiple intelligences, this program will provide you the tools to transform your leadership journey from an individual contributor to a manager and a leader

ABOUT PGPM Human Resource Leadership

The institute offers a One Year full time PGPM program in Human Resource Management.  The PGPM Human Resources course is the oldest and most prestigious one-year programs in India for students looking to develop a career in Human Resources. It has been ranked and recognized by SHRM, the global body for HR Professionals.

Course curriculum include Human Resource Planning, Performance Management, Training & Development, Compensation & Benefits, Industry Relations & Labor Laws.  Taught by stalwarts and the most recognized Human Resource professionals in India this program has produced some of the top HR leaders in India. This program is open to fresh college graduates as well as students with 0-5 years of experience

SOIL Gurgaon Admission Process

SOIL Admissions – 1 year

SOIL evaluates the candidate’s overall profile looking to Academic ability, test scores, extra curricular activities and results from the personal interview.  We have 3 application rounds starting in October but would encourage all students to apply early as space in the class may be limited by the third round

ABOUT PGDM Design Thinking

This is India’s first Government & AICTE Approved PGDM program that offers management education based on Design Thinking.  Inspired by the requirements of startup and new age companies in India the curriculum provides students with a multidisciplinary approach to management subjects using Design thinking and Liberal arts. ​

The course Curriculum provides majors in Analytics, Marketing, Finance & Human Resources with many courses on design, design thinking and liberal arts interwoven into the curriculum over the students’ 2 year learning journey.

Outbound experiential learning modules such as Rural Immersion, Himalayan Outreach, Global study trek to Singapore / China are also provided for experiences outside the classroom.  This program is open to fresh college graduates as well as students with 0-5 years of experience

SOIL Admissions – 2 Year

Based on government AICTE Norms SOIL evaluates the candidate’s overall profile looking to Academic ability, test scores, extra curricular activities and results from the personal interview.  We have 3 application rounds starting in November but would encourage all students to apply early as space in the class may be limited by the third round

Interview is done using a Design Thinking Workshop (A half day immersion where students will solve real-life problems. It is designed to help us appreciate your candidature better and provide you a glimpse of our innovative approach to teaching and learning)

Two years post its establishment, SOIL Institute in 2010 was named a ‘game changer’ in Higher Education by IIM, Ahmedabad. This was followed by multiple awards and accolades in the following years including being named among the top 3 Innovators in India by AIMAA and participation in the planning of the 12th Five Year Plan of India.

The faculty is a crucial part of SOIL’s strength and it provides an eclectic mix of globally renowned faculty, which includes experienced industry leaders, academicians, and professionals. Each and every faculty of the institute is highly educated, professional and experienced. SOIL Gurgaon focuses on managing education with ethics, sustainability, community partnership, and other leadership aspects, which is a huge requirement of the current world. Anil Sachdev is one of the most important faculty members, who also serves as the CEO of School of inspired leadership Gurgaon. It has a number of visiting faculty in different departments as well.

SOIL Gurgaon Courses offered and Fee structure

The School of Inspired Leadership Gurgaon offers three main courses at the post-graduation level. One year PGPM programmes with Business Leadership specialization focuses mainly on the business disciplines whereas the one-year PGPM programme in HR Leadership focuses to provide necessary skills and knowledge in the human resource field. The two years of PGDM programmes is a blend of business management and designing.

Course Eligibility and Fee

Course Name Eligibility Fees
SOIL PGPM - Business Leadership (1 year) A Bachelor’s degree with 55% score (60% for engineering candidates) and 2 years of working experience. Rs. 15,03,226
SOIL PGPM - HR Leadership (1 year) A Bachelor’s degree with 55% score (60% for engineering candidates) Rs. 12,85,864
SOIL PGDM - Business Design (2 years) Any Bachelor’s degree with 55% score (60% for engineering candidates) and a GMAT / CAT / XAT / NMAT scores. Rs. 16,50,000

Soil Gurgaon Placements 2018

With a vast array of recruiters from across India, the institute provides 100 per cent placement. It has a strong corporate and alumni placement channels with various companies that come forward in order to fulfil the dreams of the students. The consortium of corporate comprises of the world’s finest multinational companies offer a blend of research and unparalleled opportunities for the candidates.

Soil 2017 and 2018 Placements Analysis

Year Placement percentage Participating companies Highest Salary Average Salary
2018 100 100 15.12 9.52
2017 93.7 92 14.75 9.00

School of Inspired Leadership Gurgaon Result

SOIL offers a highly personalized service to each and every MBA students. With continuous guidance and assistance, it prepares the candidates for achieving excellence in academics.

SOIL Gurgaon Cut off

The shortlisting of SOIL of the candidates is done on the basis of the profile and the application are reviewed by the faculty members and executive members of the institute. The performance of the candidate in entrance exams including GMAT /CAT /XAT /MAT, academic result and extra-curriculum activities are taken into consideration.

SOIL Gurgaon Scholarship

SOIL provides a number of scholarships to the incoming students to ensure that all deserving candidates receive equal financial aid. Scholarships are offered on the basis of early application or enrollment. Various factors are considered for the eligibility of the candidates towards the scholarship programme such as family income, the retirement of the parents or any of the family member, Armed Force background, etc.

SOIL Gurgaon Scholarship Highlights

  • A grant amount of up to 4 lakh is provided to candidates with an annual family income of less than Rs. 5 Lakh.
  • A grant amount of up to 2 lakh is provided to candidates with a proven track record in a professional career, academics or extracurricular activities.
  • A grant amount of up to 4 lakh is provided under Capt. Vikram Batra Scholarships for Defense to the candidates whose parents have served the Defense.
  • A grant amount of up to 2 lakh is provided to candidates having four years’ experience of continuous work in any NGO.
  • A grant amount of up to 2 lakh is provided to candidates who have contributed by finding any sustainable solutions for the development of society.
  • A grant amount of up to 2 lakh is provided to women with exceptional leadership records in an organisation.

SOIL Gurgaon Campus Facility

The infrastructure of SOIL represents a perfect study environment with airy classrooms having modern equipment. It also provides hostel facility for the candidates, which comprises of well-furnished rooms.

  • SOIL has a centrally air-conditioned campus having a seating capacity of 80 students in the classroom
  • It offers a modern, well-stocked library with an inventory of more than 10,000 books and journals and a seating capacity of 80 students
  • The B-school has a spacious and well-furnished Auditorium with a capacity of accommodating up to 150 participants
  • The hangout zone consists of a table tennis structure, pool table, cafeteria and an outdoor seating area

The campus also has Cultural zones etc. The students’ club outside the classroom further hones the leadership skills of a candidate and strengthen the interpersonal skills and also opens the opportunity to learn new ideas.

SOIL Gurgaon Address:

Plot No. 76, Bhagwan Mahaveer Marg, Sector 44

Gurugram, Haryana 122003, India