Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, (SIBM) Pune Overview

  Pune   AICTE, NAAC, SIU, Pune   ESTD 1978
  Pune   AICTE, NAAC, SIU, Pune   ESTD 1978

About College

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune was established in 1978 by the Symbiosis International University. Its motto is Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam, which means the world is one family. Its main goal is to provide knowledge and training to the students so that they make excellent leaders and skilled managers of tomorrow.

It has a unique teaching programme that combines modern and traditional teaching to ensure the best education for the candidates.

The institute is famous for its MBA programme, which is its flagship offering. The MBA programme is a full-time residential course that offers SIBM Pune specializations in various sectors.

It provides another course in MBA, which focuses on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Executive MBA programme is also available for working professionals.

Amongst all the B Schools in India, SIBM Pune ranking is 18th  by National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF), Government of India in 2018. QS Star University Rating awarded the institute a Gold Star in 2018.

SIBM has over 30 trained faculties who have had experience in the field. They are dedicated to creating skilled leaders out of the students for the country.

SIBM Pune Courses offered and fee structure

SIBM Pune offers courses on postgraduate level. Its flagship offering is a two-year full-time residential MBA programme which is offered to students with a bachelor’s degree in any discipline and SNAP marks. Other MBA programmes are offered in Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Executive MBA.

SIBM Pune Course Highlights:
  • On PG level, the college offers three MBA programmes- General, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Executive Management.
Course Eligibility Fees (IN INR)

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks in graduation along with a valid SNAP score

20.21 Lakhs
MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship) 16.35 Lakhs
SIBM Pune Executive MBA

Applicants must have a graduation degree with at least 50% aggregate marks and a minimum of two years of work experience post graduation

6.10 Lakhs

SIBM Pune Admission Process

Direct admission in SIBM Pune is done on the basis of SNAP scores. Students who want to get admission in SIBM Pune has to score above the SIBM Pune SNAP cutoff percentile.

The institution provides three courses in MBA- General, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Executive Management. SIMB Pune shortlists the candidates on the basis of the above-mentioned SIBM Pune admission criteria.

SIBM Pune Admission Highlights
  • For a General MBA and MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship programme, candidates are selected on the basis of marks scored in SNAP exams. The candidate also appears for an interview, written test and group exercise.
  • For an executive MBA, candidates are shortlisted on the basis of online examination and interview.

SIBM Pune Placements

SIBM Pune placement activities are looked over by the placement cell. With the combined effort of the cell and the students, the institution has achieved 100% success in placements. The 2019 batch of placements saw a participation of over 180 students and 83 companies.

The average CTC offered was 17.48 lakhs per annum and the highest was 29 lakhs. Some of the popular companies who participated in the placement drive of SIBM were Godrej, Infosys, Wipro, Tata, Google and many more.

SIBM Pune Results and Cutoff

SIBM Pune announces its cutoff every year after the results of SNAP examinations are declared. After the candidates are shortlisted on the basis of cutoff every year, they are required to further appear for a written admission test, personal interview and group exercise. The cutoff for SNAP 2019 is expected to be 96%. The SNAP 2018 cutoff was 98%.

SIBM Pune Expected SNAP Cutoff 2019
Symbiosis college City SNAP Cutoff expected percentile for 2019 Fee (in INR Subject to Change) SNAP 2018 Cutoff Percentile MBA Programmes offered
SIBM (Symbiosis Institute of Business Management) Pune 96 20 Lakhs 98 MBA MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

SIBM Pune Alumni Network

The alumni network of SIBM Pune is dedicated to bringing people together even after they have finished their courses. Its alumni network has a huge number of members and holds events every year.

The alumni have a whole website dedicated to them so that connectivity is easier for everyone. The alumni guide the present students for a successful career in management.

SIBM Pune Scholarships

SIBM Pune provides financial aid to those students who are financially incapable of affording education but they have merit. Meritorious students are awarded the Merit Scholarship provided by SIBM Pune.

Two students benefit from this programme where it is awarded to SNAP toppers among the admitted students.  The Jayatee Deshmukh Scholarship is awarded to the girl SNAP topper among the students.

Other scholarships can also be availed by the institution if they are awarded by the Symbiosis University. Financial aid is also provided in the form of student loans in lower interest rates.

SIBM Pune Campus Facilities

SIBM Pune is located in a picturesque little town near Pune. The campus spread over a large area. The campus is air-conditioned and Wi-Fi enabled. The classrooms are equipped with modern audiovisual technology to ensure the best education.

To provide a comfortable and pleasant experience at the campus, it provides an information and computer centre, cafeteria, playground, gymnasium and yoga centre. There are auditoriums and conference halls to organize meetings and seminars. The college provides accommodation facilities separately for boys and girls.


Source Rank
NIRF (2018) Management 18
Outlook ( Top Private B School) 3
The Week ( Top Private B School) 5
Business World ( Top Private B School) 5
Times of India ( Top Private B School) 8
Business Today 15
The Times Group 16