SVKM’s NMIMS : As a Business School since the last 34 years, and as a University for the last 13 years, NMIMS is recognized among the leading Deemed to-be–University (Self-financed) in India. NMIMS comprises of 9 schools, 3 off campuses, 10,000 students, 130 Programmes and faculty strength of 469.
Mumbai/Bangalore/Hyderabad/Shirpur :The management programs under School of Business Management are offered at Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad campuses.
1981 :We had management programs affiliated to University of Mumbai, later we were invited in 2003 to become a Deemed University by MHRD.
Any ranking of the school :Business Today ranked NMIMS 8th Best B-School in India among total 150 schools in India.
Name of the program : Under full-time management programs the University offers MBA, MBA – Human Resources, MBA – Pharmaceutical Management at Mumbai and PGDM Program at Bengaluru and Hyderabad Campus. Moreover we also encourage International candidates to be a part of our programs through the MBA – International Candidate category.
NMAT by GMAC™ score range : The cut-off is provided to students in shortlist communication for CD/PI.
Work Experience requirement, if any :There is no mandatory requirement for work experience as such. However, for all the full time programs, candidates having two and more years of post-qualification work experience will be preferred.
Interview Process : The shortlisted candidates will have to attend a personal interview process as a part of selection process. The candidates will be briefed by the Admission Chairperson about the proceedings before the process.
Case Discussion process :The shortlisted candidates will have to attend a Case discussion process as a part of the selection process. The candidates will be briefed by the Admission Chairperson about the proceedings before the process.
Any other requirement in the admissions process ? The candidates have to check the NMIMS website (www.nmims.edu) for updates and also duly check the eligibility criteria/s of the program/s applied. The selection process is different for different programs of NMIMS; MBA/PGDM, MBA – Human Resource and MBA – Pharmaceutical Management.
What is the Application Process ?
How does one apply for the programme ? The candidate will have to visit the NMIMS website for application to the management programs. The candidates are requested to refer to the Admission Information Handout – 2017 for detailed instructions. However, the candidate will have to mandatorily register at nmat.org.in and verify his/her credentials at NMIMS website before proceeding with the application at NMIMS website (www.nmims.edu).
What is the Application fee ? The application / reapplication fees are Rs. 1,100/- for one program (MBA or PGDM) and Rs. 1,500/- for both programs (MBA and PGDM).
Where do I get a copy of the Application form ?The application process is online, the candidate will have to visit NMIMS website for application (www.nmims.edu).
When does the application process start ?The application process will tentatively start from first week of July 2016.
What is the last date to apply ?The last date of application and reapplication will be as per important dates mentioned in the Admission Information Handout – 2017 available on NMIMS website (www.nmims.edu).
What is the Admission Process ?
What was the NMAT by GMAC™ score cut-off for accepted students for 2016 intake ? The cut-off is provided to students in shortlist communication for CD/PI.
What constitutes work experience ?Employment as trainee, articleship during CA/CS or in a non-supervisory position shall not be considered. The achievements on the job and value addition to the candidate during employment are assessed during the interview.
When should I expect an invitation for an interview ?The call letter for interviews / case discussion is released as per important dates mentioned in the Admission Information Handout - 2017.
Who should I contact if I have a question regarding my application ? Please share the contact person name and email. The contact details are duly mentioned in the Admission Information Handout - 2017.
Fees & other expenses
What is the estimated cost for the entire program for a student ? The fees for first year for the MBA Program for 2016 Batch are INR 8.25 lacs, PGDM – INR 7.00 lacs and MBA – Pharmaceutical Management – INR 5.00 lacs. The fees for the 2017 Batch will be informed during the case discussion / personal interview process.
What is the cost of living for the duration of the programme ?We facilitate hostel accommodation which is provided based on availability / vacancy. The students can approach the Hostel Department after completing due admission formalities on selection. The Hostel details, fees and application form are available on NMIMS website (www.nmims.edu).
Are there other costs to be taken into consideration? If yes what ?Any other costs will be student specific (if any).
What is the financial support option available to students ?
What are the options of availing a loan ?The candidates are requested to approach various Banks on their own accord.
What is the amount of loan that a student is eligible for and what are the documents required ? The candidates are requested to approach various Banks on their own accord for details on educational loan.
At what rate of interest is the loan available? What is the date from which loan repayment begins? What is the maximum period in which a loan is to be repaid ? The candidates are requested to approach various Banks for details on educational loan.
Does the Institute/School help in getting loan ? The candidates are requested to approach various Banks for details on educational loan.
Curriculum/Faculty/Student Exchange/Hostel accommodation
facilities of the school
How many intakes in a year and when ? There is one intake in a year during June.
Size of the intake : The candidates are requested to refer the Admission Information Handout – 2017 for details (www.nmims.edu).
What are the specializations available ?The following specialisations are available in MBA Program – Finance, Information Systems, Marketing, Operations and Decision Science and Analytics.
What is the geographical representation of the candidates at your school? Any student exchange programs available at your school ?NMIMS being one of the top 10 Business schools in India attracts talent from all across India. NMIMS has active partnerships with Macquarie University- Australia, ESSCA – France, IESEG – France, Rotterdam Business School – Netherlands, Athens University of Economics & Business – Greece, Westminster Business School - United Kingdom, University of South Florida – USA amongst others.
What % of the batch finds jobs within 3 months of graduation ? 100% of the batch gets placed during graduation.
What is the mean starting salary of a class after graduation ?The average this time / last graduating batch is INR 17.09 LPA.
What are the key sectors represented in recruiters for this programme ? We have representations across sectors - BFSI, FMCG, Consulting, IT, etc.
Top recruiters for this programme :Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, GE, Microsoft, Google, ITC, Dabur, L’Oreal, HUL, Marico, Asian Paints, Vodafone, Reckitt Benckiser, Deloitte, M&M, ICICI, Aditya Birla Group, Flipkart amongst others. For more details the students can visit the placement section on NMIMS website – www.nmims.edu
Does your school run any initiatives to promote classroom diversity? If yes please share details.We have initiated 30% reservation for girls in our management programs; moreover we also ensure that candidates from various educational backgrounds are given an opportunity to participate in the selection process.