K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: Courses, Eligibility, Dates, Application ,Vidya Vihar, Mumbai

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K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce (KJSAC) is a private college affiliated with Mumbai University. The college offers UG and PG courses in Arts and Commerce streams. KJSAC offers Junior College (Class 12) and PhD programmes (organised by Mumbai University) as well. Each year more than 6,500 students take part in admissions and other academic activities.

As per the KJSAC 2020 student satisfaction survey report, nearly 150 students from BCom and about 100 students from BA were hired in the campus recruitment drive, out of which more than 22 per cent were placed in companies like ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Tata Consultancy Services, among others.

Table of Contents
  1. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: Highlights
  2. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: BA, BCom
  3. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: MA, MCom
  4. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Application Process 2021
  5. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Scholarships 2021
  6. K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission FAQs 2021

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: Highlights

An overview of KJSAC admission process is given below for reference. However, interested candidates are advised to visit the official website for complete information on eligibility and admission.

Course

Eligibility

Total Fee

BA

Class 12 pass

INR 43,520

BCom

Class 12 pass with Commerce stream

INR 48,520

MA

Bachelor’s degree in respective subject

INR 33,700 – INR 60,000

MCom

Bachelor's degree in Commerce  

INR 22,292

Class 12 Commerce with Mathematics

Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 4,244

Girls: INR 3,644 

Class 12 Commerce with IT and Mathematics

Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 27,244

Girls: INR 26,644

Class 12 Commerce with Secretarial Practice (SP)

Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 3,944

Girls: INR 3,344

Class 12 Commerce with IT and SP

Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 26,944

Girls: INR 26,344

Class 12 Arts

 Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 3,844

Girls: INR 3,244

Class 12 Arts with IT

Class 10 pass

Boys: INR 26,844

Girls: INR 26,244

Class 12 Commerce with Mathematics (Un-aided)

Class 10 pass

INR 27,764

Class 12 Commerce with SP (Un-aided)

Class 10 pass 

INR 27,464

Class 12 Arts (Un-aided) with Japanese/French/German

Class 10 pass

INR 4,000 – INR 5,000

Note: Class 10 students from other boards (CBSE, NIOS, ICSE or any other state board) are required to present an eligibility certificate, received from their respective state board.

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission Dates 2021

Important dates around KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce admissions 2021 are mentioned below for reference:

PAST EVENTS

Mumbai University admission dates

6 Oct '21 -

26 Oct '21

Publication of BA and BCom merit lists

17 Aug '21 -

30 Aug '21

Publication of MCom merit list

11 Aug '21 -

26 Aug '21

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: BA, BCom

KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce offers two undergraduate courses viz Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor in Commerce. Admission to UG programmes at KJSAC is completed in August (tentative) each year, where candidates are selected for undergraduate courses on the basis of their Class 12 marks.

Course

Seat Intake

Eligibility

BA (Political Science, English, Economics, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi, Philosophy, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology and History)

360

Class 12 pass with English and any Modern Classical/ Indian/ Foreign Language subject/ Information Technology

BCom

1,080

Class 12 pass with vocational subjects

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission 2021: MA, MCom

KJSAC has two postgraduate courses viz. MA and MCom. Admission to the MA programme is conducted on the basis of marks obtained in BA or any other course. However, MCom aspirants are selected as per their scores in SVU PET.

Eligibility

MCom: BCom degree from a recognised institute

MA: Three or four-year BA degree from any recognised institute. Candidates from other universities are required to write an eligibility test

Course

Specialisation

Seat Intake

MA

Psychology, English, Philosophy, History, Marathi and Sociology

360

MCom

Advanced Accountancy

60

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Application Process 2021

The application window for KJSAC usually opens from July to September each year. Students interested to take part in the admission process are required to submit a pre-admission form on the official website which costs INR 100. The outline of the complete online application process is given below:

Step 1: Complete the pre-admission form at – kjsac.somaiya.edu.in/en/contact-us. Later, candidates will be provided with SVVNetID along with a default password on their Somaiya email address.

Step 2: Complete the online admission form after publication of merit lists on the Mumbai University website.

Step 3: Wait for the document verification process.

Step 4: Collect college ID number.

Step 5: Pay fees on the official website.

List of Documents

  • Duly filled pre-admission and admission forms
  • Original Class 12 marksheet with three duly attested copies
  • Two passport-sized coloured photographs
  • College marksheets (for PG candidates)
  • Mumbai University pre-admission form (wherever required)
  • Three attested photocopies from the competent authority (for Gujrati Linguistic Minority)
  • Migration certificate (wherever required)
  • Form No. 16 (for reserved candidates)
  • Copy of Ration Card (wherever required)
  • One attested copy of the non-creamy layer certificate (for NT/OBC/SBC students)
  • Girls Concession Form (wherever required)

Apart from the above-mentioned documents, NRI students applying to KJSAC are required to present the following:

  • A copy of passport and visa
  • Letter from the respective embassy
  • Letter from ICCR

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Seat Reservation 2021

As stated by the Govt. of Maharashtra, about 50% of the total seats at KJ Somaiya College are reserved for the Gujarati Linguistic Minority. An overview of the seat matrix at KJSAC is given below:

Category

Seats Reserved

Gujrati Linguistics Minority

50%

SC/ST/OBC/General

42%

Others (PwD, defence personnel, etc.)

3%

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Scholarships 2021

Somaiya University provides six types of scholarships to students based on merit and need. These financial aids are given to the students in the form of endowment funds, tuition revenues and as support of the college’s alumni. Types of scholarships available for KJSAC students are listed below:

Scholarship Name 

Details 

Need-based

Awarded to students with financial needs

Merit-based

Merit-cum-need based scholarships, presented to students with good grades in their previous academic year

Special interest

Awarded to exceptional students with a knack for uncommon interests and skillsets

Research-based

Designed to fund research activities and increase similar opportunities

Subject-based

Available for Humanities students who scored first division in their qualifying exams

KJSIEIT

Offered on the basis of need, merit and interest and is funded by the Maharashtra government to help economically backward students

Furthermore, students at KJSAC with a family income of less than Rs 8 LPA/ PwD/ children of defence personnel/ sportsperson, are granted financial aid. Candidates can visit the university website to download the form and check their eligibility for scholarships.

K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce Admission FAQs 2021

Q. What courses are available at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

A. KJSAC has more than15 courses in Arts and Commerce. Apart from UG, PG and PhD courses, K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce offers certificate programmes and admission to Class 12.

Q. Are there any seats reserved at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce for Gujarati population?

A. Yes, as stated by the government, 50% of the total seats at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce are reserved for Gujarati Linguistic Minority.

Q. Does K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce offer PhD courses?

A. KJSAC offers PhD courses in Hindi, Gujarati and Commerce (Business Policy & Administration). These doctoral courses are affiliated and conducted by Mumbai University.

Q. What is the application process forK J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

A. Interested candidates are required to complete the pre-admission form at the official website and pay the application fee. Students are selected for admission after the publication of the cut-off lists.

Q. Does K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce give any relaxation to minority groups?

A. Yes, up to 5% relaxation is given to minority group candidates (SC/ST/OBC/PwD) at KJ Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce.

Q. What was the cut-off for K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce MCom 2021 admission?

A. The first merit list for KJSAC MCom 2021 admission required candidates to score at least 609 (out of 700) marks in BCom.

Q. Does K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce offer Class 12 admissions?

A. Yes, the college admits students to Class 11 and 12 (Junior College) on the basis total marks received in Class 10.

Q. Is BSc available atK J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

A. No, however, students can head over to the Somaiya University website for more details on the same.

Q. Is form-16 mandatory for admission to K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce?

A. Yes, students who are applying for admission under the minority quota(SC/ST/OBC) will be admitted and given benefits only after submitting Form-16 along with other essential documents.

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4.2

Based on 128 Verified Reviews

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3.5
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4.5
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4.0
Crowd & Campus Life
4.6
Value for Money
4.4
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Saumya Sanghvi | Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 21 Jul 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce is the most loved campus in Mumbai.

Placements: Around 50% of the students got placed in our course. The highest salary package offered is 4 LPA & the lowest salary package offered is 2 LPA. Top companies like JP Morgan & Accenture, Kotak Mahindra, Google, Microsoft, Infosys, and Tata Consultancy Services visit our campus for placements.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is the best of all colleges in Mumbai. You will love the college, at first sight. There are 35 institutes on our campus comprising of MBA, engineering, medical, commerce, etc....

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Sahil Chandra | B.A. (History, Economics, Political Science, Psychology) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 1 Sep 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
The college is absolutely amazing and is highly recommended to students across Mumbai.

Placements: K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce is one of the best and most reputed colleges in Mumbai. Placements here are up to the satisfaction. Every year the placements of our college are good. Most of the students are eligible to get admission to our college.

Infrastructure: Somaiya College has the hugest campus in Mumbai. The infrastructure is well maintained. Every place on the campus is Wi-Fi enabled, which is provided by the college for free. Classrooms are very clean and tidy, and the walls of the classrooms...

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Manav | Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 19 Jul 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is one of the best colleges in Mumbai.

Placements: There is a placement cell in our college. More than 50 companies visit here every year to recruit students. The average salary package offered after B.Com would be around 2 LPA-3 LPA. The highest salary package offered in our college for B.Com is around 6 LPA-7 LPA. The lowest salary package offered is around 1 LPA-2 LPA.

Infrastructure: In our college, the library and classrooms are very neat and clean. The food served in the canteen is also very hygienic. There are a lot of sports facilities in our college, wh...

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Disha Naik | B.A. (History, Economics, Political Science, Psychology) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 12 Jul 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is an absolutely amazing college, with good staff, infrastructure, and facilities.

Placements: Somaiya is a well-known college. Now, it has become a university. The faculty members are very good. Arts students do not get placements, but in first year, companies come for freshers to work with them. In 2018, Axis Bank came for recruitment.

Infrastructure: Somaiya has the best infrastructure than other universities. More than 3 canteens, 4 libraries and a mess are available for students. The meals are provided for Rs. 50. It has the best ground, large chessboard on ground, football, basketball and badminton ...

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Anonymous | Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 13 Jul 2021
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4.4
Placements 3 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Campus and college life are the best here.

Placements: More than 2,000 students enrolled for the B.Com course in K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce. It is a basic level graduation course which is offered by Somiya college. It is an autonomous college affiliated with Mumbai University. There are not many placement offers. Few companies visit our college for placements. However, it is a well-recognised college in Mumbai. The college credibility will help you get a job after graduation.

Infrastructure: Our college is situated in Vidyanagar, and it has the best ca...

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