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  1. About the Program
    • Name of the Business School:SDA Bocconi Asia Center
    • School location : Mumbai, India
    • Year school started : 2012
    • Any ranking of the school : Bocconi is ranked 10th worldwide By QS for Business and Management. SDA Bocconi, the MBA school of Bocconi is ranked 22nd worldwide by Financial Times.
    • Name of the program : International Master in Business | IMB
  2. About the School
    • SDA Bocconi Asia Center, Mumbai formerly named MISB Bocconi, is a pan-Asian hub that has been delivering Executive Education and Postgraduate Programs designed by SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy since 2012.
    • SDA Bocconi Asia Center strives to deploy and disseminate innovative business knowledge to contribute to the overall development of individuals and organizations. A unique approach is offered, by promoting knowledge through SDA Bocconi School of Management industry-relevant research and teaching. It spreads SDA Bocconi School of Management expertise and excellence in design, branding innovation and entrepreneurship to build soft and managerial skills and share practices across borders to empower people.
    • SDA Bocconi School of Management has been a leading institution in management training for over 40 years. The School’s mission is to help individuals, companies, and institutions grow by promoting managerial culture, knowledge, and innovation. MBA Programs, Executive and Specialized Masters, Executive Programs, Custom Programs, Applied Research, Research Labs and Knowledge Centers all contribute to this – a wide offering aimed at professionals from all over the world and from all sectors of the economy. SDA Bocconi is among the leading Business Schools in Europe and is among the few to have gained the triple accreditation – EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB – which puts it in the élite of Business Schools worldwide.
  3. Program Name
    • International Master in Business – IMB (Previously PGPB)
  4. Program Overview
    • International Master in Business (IMB) is a postgraduate program that brings to India the expertise and the international standing of SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy. The program is built with a combination of solid theory, case-study methodology, international experiences and corporate exposure. It is specifically designed to create responsible, reliable, and effective business leaders.
    • It comprises two 11-month modules, which includes a 4-month specialization semester spent at the Bocconi main campus in Milan, Italy in the second module. It is an intense experience that maximises learning opportunities in a limited scope of time. It allows students to specialize while offering the experience, the international outlook and the multicultural environment essential for a successful career in a global economy. Upon completion of the program, participants are awarded a Master Diploma by SDA Bocconi in Italy.
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  5. Admission Criteria
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        - Application Start Date - September 4, 2018

        - The candidate has to separately fill the IMB Application form via the official website.

        - NMAT by GMAC™ score range: Average 200

        - Important Dates: Application for IMB opens on 4th September

        - Work Experience requirement, if any: Zero to Five years of Work Experience

        - Interview Process: Personal Interview

        - Any other requirement in the admissions process ? The overall profile- Academic Consistency, Valid Test scores and application, Extracurricular activities, work impact, social work, skills or hobbies.

  6. Tuition Fees & other expenses
    • Total Fees - 18.6L + GST
  7. Scholarship and financial support
    • Scholarship details:

        - SDA Bocconi Asia Center formerly MISB Bocconi is strongly committed to supporting outstanding students admitted to its academic programs. Tuition waivers up to 80% of the tuition fee and scholarships such as Dean Award, Women in Leadership, and Rotaract/AIESEC are available

    • Options of availing a loan, if any:

        - The School assists candidates with their search for funding by supplying the necessary documentation and encourages them to explore all scholarships and loans possibilities in time. The school has partnerships with Credila and Avanse

  8. Top Recruiters
    • The following companies have either offered jobs or interviewed our students for various opportunities.
    • 3d Future Technologies, Ab Inbev, Affine Analytics, Aicl Communications, Altor, Aon, Avenues Payments, Baxter, Bostik, Capiot, Catenon Worldwide, Crmit Solutions, Duff & Phelps, Ferrero India, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Fino Fintech, Future Generali, Fynd, Garware Polyester, Genesis Luxury Fashion, H&m, Haptik, Hdfc Amc, Hilti, Hindustan Unilever, Icici Bank, Icici Prudential, Icici Securities, Idfy, Kims Global, Merck Sharp & Dhome, Michael Page, Moneycontrol, Mygate, Nrb Bearings, Nykaa, Piaggio, Pricewaterhousecoopers, Purplle, Qs Leap, Redseer Consulting, Reliance Capital, Shuttl, Soulflower, Tata Communications, Tcs, Thai Spring Fish, Tolaram Group, Trafigura, Udaan, Universal Consulting, Vodafone India, Xseed Education, Zinnov Management Consulting, etc
  9. Other information
    • How many intakes in a year and when? One Intake – July
    • Size of the intake: 150
    • What are the specializations available?

        - Banking & Finance

        - Marketing

        - Human Resources

        - Operations Management

        - Organization Management

        - Business Analytics for Decision Making

        - Innovation & Technology Management

        - Strategic Management

        - Retail

        - Management of Fashion & Luxury

    • What is the geographical representation of the candidates at your school? Any student exchange programs available at your school?

        - The class of 2020 represents 19 Indian States and Territories with a representation of 50% women in the class. The IMB Program has a 4 Month Semester at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy. We at SDA Bocconi Asia Center also host exchange students from university Bocconi, Rotman, Esade, and Essec Double degree.

    • What % of the batch finds jobs within 3 months of graduation ?

        - 95-100%

    • What is the mean starting salary of a class after graduation ?

        - 9.82L Average Salary, Highest 22L, Median 9L

    • What are the key sectors represented in recruiters for this programme ?

        - All major sectors as the batch are quite diverse.

    • Does your school run any initiatives to promote classroom diversity? If yes please share details.

        - Yes, Women in Leadership Scholarship for female candidates. Additional Scholarship for candidates who have been active members of part of cultural or sport activities through Rotaract or AIESEC.

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