KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Admission 2022: Eligibility, Exams, Application Process ,Ghatkopar East, Mumbai

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K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers domain-specific and multi-disciplinary MBA programmes. From the academic year 2022, the institute will be offering an MBA programme that merges the various specialisations and super specialisations into Major and Minor domains. K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission is entrance-based and it accepts scores of several national-level entrance exams. Final selection is based on certain parameters, which include qualifying exam score, GD&PI, past academic record, achievements and work experience.

The 2021 placements at K J Somaiya Institute of Management made good progress, as over 99.79%  of students finalised their job offers (2019-2021 batch) and 100% of students have received their offers for summer internships (2020-2022 batch).

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February 1, 2022: The last date to apply for K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission is February 3, 2022, 12:00 pm.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission 2022: Highlights

The institute is known for its full-time MBA programmes. Candidates seeking admission must fulfil the minimum eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The application forms for all the programmes are available on the official website of K J Somaiya. It is mandatory for candidates to appear for CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ NMAT/ GMAT for K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission. The table below mentions the eligibility criteria and course fee for K J Somaiya Institute of Management admission 2022:

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

Total Course Fee

MBA

Bachelor's degree and NMAT / CAT / XAT / CMAT / GMAT scores

INR 18,78,876

MCA

Bachelor's degree and MAH MCA CET or Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) score

-

PhD

PG + PET exam score

-

*Total fee includes tuition fee (Indian residents/ CIWGC/ NRI/ FN/ OCI candidates).

  • Final admission to MBA is offered based on valid exam score and performance in Case Analysis (CA) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds
  • K J Somaiya Institute of Management MCA admissions are based on valid scores obtained by the students in MAH MCA CET or Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) score
  • For final admission to part-time MBA, eligible candidates are required to go through a PI round
  • Admission to E-MBA is given based on a valid score in CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT exam along with candidates' profiles and SOP

Selection Parameters for MBA:

Parameters

Weightage

Qualifying exam scores

35%

Personal Interview (PI)                                                          

25%

Group Discussion (GD)                     

15%

Past academic record                                                                   

10%

Achievements

10%

Work experience                                                                            

5%

Selection criteria for MBA- HCM and MBA- SM

Parameters

Weightage

Qualifying exam

25%

Personal Interview (PI)                                                        

25%

Group/ case discussion                                                                            

10%

Past academic record                                                                   

10%

Achievements

10%

Work experience                                                                            

5%

Additional qualification HCM or sports-related                      

5%

Statement of Purpose (SoP)

10%

Expected Cutoffs:

  • CAT: 83 to 85 %ile
  • NMAT: 225-230
  • GMAT: 500- 650
  • XAT: 70-73 %ile
  • CMAT: 98 %ile

K J Somaiya Institute of Management MBA Admission 2022

K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers a two-year MBA programme with five core and eight minor specialisations. Admissions are based on CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT or NMAT score and CA+PI.

Specialisations Offered (Major)

Specialisations Offered (Minor)

Data Science and Analytics

Data Science and Analytics

Finance

Economics

Human Resources

Entrepreneurship

Marketing

Financial Services

Operations Management

Human Resources

-

Integrated Marketing Communication

-

International Business

 

Management Consulting

-

Marketing

-

Operations Management

-

Retail Management

K J Somaiya Institute of Management MBA Admission: Cutoff 2021

For admission, it is mandatory for the students to have a valid score in CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT or NMAT exams. The cutoff 2022 for all these entrances is decided based on the aggregate percentile obtained in the exam along with the section-wise score. The expected 2022 cutoffs as per the past year trends are as follows:

Entrance Exam

Expected Cutoff

CAT 

80-85 percentile

XAT 

80-85 percentile

GMAT

550-600

CMAT 

85-90 percentile

NMAT 

225-230

Disclaimer: These cutoffs are collated as per the details mentioned on various websites over the web. The actual cutoffs, however, can vary.

K J Somaiya Institute of Management MBA Admission 2022: Eligibility & Seat Intake

The following table mentions the minimum eligibility criteria and seat intake for all these MBA courses:

Course Name Seat Intake Eligibility Criteria
MBA  540 Bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years duration, with at least 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA

MBA in Health Care Management 30
MBA in Sports Management 30

 

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission 2022: Part-Time MBA, E-MBA

In addition to the full-time MBA, this institute also offers a three-year part-time MBA in four specialisations along with a 15-month E-MBA programme to the students. Detailed admission process and criteria for both these courses are mentioned below:

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission 2022: Part-Time MBA

Admission to part-time MBA is a six-step process as mentioned below:

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Admission Process 2021: Part-Time MBA

Admission process for this programme are carried out in the month of May and June and classes begin in July. The following table mentions the minimum eligibility criteria, seat intake and all the specialisations available under Part-time MBA:

Specialisation

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

Finance Management

60 each

Minimum of 2 years of work experience after graduation in any field from a recognised university at the executive/ supervisory level

HR Management

Information Management

Marketing Management

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission 2022: E-MBA

For admission to K J Somaiya Institute of Management for E-MBA programme, candidates are required to have a valid score in one among CAT/ XAT/ CMAT or GMAT exams. Conducted in five trimesters of 12 weeks each, this programme is open for students from India and abroad (including NRIs, FN, PIOs and CIWGC). Approved by AICTE, interested candidates must have at least five years of work experience prior to applying for it.

The application fee for this programme is Rs 2,850 and the overall fee is Rs 8.17 lakh. Check out the seat intake and eligibility criteria for this course in the table below:

Course

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

MBA-Executive (EMBA)

30 seats + 15% supernumerary seats

Qualifying exam: CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT

- A UG degree from a recognised university

- Mandatory minimum 5 years of work experience after graduation

E-MBA Admission Process

The five-step admission process for E-MBA is as follows:

  1. Eligible candidates are required to appear for one of the entrance exams
  2. Shortlisting of candidates is done on the basis of entrance exam scores
  3. Shortlisted candidates are required to fill the Candidate Profile Form & Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  4. A Personal Interview round is conducted across different cities of India which include Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chennai, Chandigarh, New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Jaipur, among others
  5. Final admission is offered to candidates on the basis of a number of parameters as shown below:
KJ SIMSR E-MBA Selection Parameters

Image source: Official website of KJSIM

 

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission MCA 2022

Apart from all the MBA programmes, K J Somaiya Institute of Management also offers a three-year MCA programme in the field of Computer Applications. Selection and Admission Process: Interested candidates are required to fill an online application form and appear for the Somaiya Entrance Test (SET) conducted by the institute for MCA admission. Those with a valid score in MAH MCA CET are, however, are not required to appear. Provisional admission is offered to candidates based on their final merit scores (entrance tests). Final admission, however, is subject to fulfilment of all eligibility criteria.

Tabulated below is the seat intake and eligibility criteria for MCA at KJSIM:

Course Name

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

60

Qualifying exam: SET MCA, MAH MCA CET 

A 3-year UG degree with at least 50% aggregate from an AIU/AICTE recognised university

 

K J Somaiya Institute of Management PhD Admission 2022

At the doctoral level, KJSIM also offers a PhD programme across nine specialisations. This PhD programme at K J Somaiya Institute of Management is offered directly via Somaiya Vidyavihar University. Candidates seeking admission to PhD programme are shortlisted based on PET exam score (conducted by Somaiya Vidyavihar University) followed by a research proposal submission. Check out the eligibility criteria for PhD across all its specialisations is mentioned below:

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

Operations & Supply Chain Management

Qualifying exam: PhD Entrance Test (PET)

-MSc/ MA/ MCom/ MPhil / MTech/ masters from a recognised university with over 55% aggregate 

-Students with CSIR scholarship/UGC NET-JRF are welcome to apply

-Candidates are expected to have a deep understanding of their proposed area and a high level of commitment to pursue research

Finance Banking

Marketing

Data Science & Technology

General Management

Economics

Business Analytics

Education Management

Human Resources Management

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Application Process 2022

The application process of K J Somaiya Institute of Management is completely online. Interested candidates can visit the official website (https://simsr.somaiya.edu/en) and apply after payment of the application fee. The fee for the application form is INR 3,000. Mentioned below is the process of online application:

Step 1: Visit the official website of K J Somaiya Institute of Management (https://simsr.somaiya.edu/en).

Step 2: Register as a new user. 

Step 3: Login using the credentials created during the registration process.

Step 4: Fill in the complete application form. 

Step 5: Make a payment of the application fee through credit/debit card/ NEFT/ RTGS/ other UPI.  

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Scholarships 2022

To promote academic excellence, this institute offers scholarship opportunities to needy and meritorious students, every year. These scholarships are offered to students from different backgrounds and interests that qualify for the special categories set by the institute. 

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K J Somaiya Institute of Management Admission FAQs

Q. What is the eligibility criteria to pursue MBA from K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. Candidates must have completed their bachelor’s degree with at least 60% aggregate to pursue MBA from K J Somaiya Institute of Management.

Q. What is the admission criteria for PhD at K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. Candidates willing to get admission to this institute for PhD must have a master’s degree from a recognised university along with a valid score in the PET exam conducted by Somaiya Vidyavihar University.

Q. Which entrance exam should I take in order to pursue MBA from K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. K J Somaiya Institute of Management MBA admissions are based on CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT score followed by Case Analysis and Personal Interview rounds.

Q. Which exam should I take to pursue MCA from K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. MCA admissions at this institute are based on a valid score in SET or MAH MCA CET score. The total seat intake for MCA is 60.

Q. How can I apply for admission to K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. Student seeking admission can fill the application form online available on the official website.

Q. What is the fee for MBA at K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. The total fee for MBA at KJSIM is Rs 8.97 lakh.

Q. What is the CAT cutoff required to get admission to MBA at K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. Candidates willing to get admission to this institute based on CAT score must have at least 80-85 percentile (overall). 

Q. What all specialisations are available under part-time MBA at K J Somaiya Institute of Management?

A. The part-time MBA programme at this institute is available across four specialisations, which include Finance Management, HR Management, Information Management and Marketing Management.

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Febin Thomas | - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 3 Oct 2019
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Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 4
K J Somaiya Review from a first years POV.

Placements: I'm currently studying PGDM retail management in SIMSR. One of the main reasons why I joined SIMSR is the quality of the placement available here. Especially the retail management sector has a lot of opportunities here in terms of the job profile. My seniors batch (2018-20) had 100 percent placement in a summer internship. The final placement is at 99% last time. The company comes here from all sectors from marketing to sales to research.

Infrastructure: The institute is located at the centre of Mumbai, the financial capital of Indian. It brings large opportunities in terms of exposure and industry connect. There are six PGDM courses available in SIMSR. The courses are designed according to the latest trends in the market. Coming to the infrastructure, the campus has tremendous opportunity for sports. This institute is especially good if you are a sports enthusiast. You name the sport, SIMSR has the facility for it. The hostel accommodates all s...

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Priya Shelar | Master of Computer Applications (MCA) - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 14 Aug 2021
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Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
It is a good college for MCA aspirants.

Placements: In the current year, about 50% of the students get placed till now, but every year all the students get placed from each course. Many good companies visit our campus for placements. Placements are very good compared to other colleges. One can expect the job role of project trainee or software developer.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is very good. It has a huge campus with great facilities. Due to the pandemic, lectures are conducted online, but they are as good as in the normal classroom. We ...

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Bhargav Ambavane | Master of Computer Applications (MCA) - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 14 Aug 2021
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Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Most of the factors of our college are quite good.

Placements: Our college has the best placement facility. As our college is well-reputed, it provides good opportunities for students to get placed in top companies. There are high chances to get placed, but it is purely based on student's performance in the selection process. Currently, about 25% of the batch got placed with the highest salary package of 8 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is 4.7 LPA. Top companies for MCA are Asian Paints, Nomura, General Mills, IV, etc.

Infrastructure: Free Wi-Fi facility is avai...

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Aayush Sharma | Master of Computer Applications (MCA) - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 14 Aug 2021
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Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
The college provides good facilities and placements.

Placements: In the current year, approximately 50% of students got placed till now, but every year, all the students get placed from each course in K J Somaiya Institute of Management. Many good companies come to the campus, and the placements are very good compared to other colleges. One can expect the job role of project trainee or software developer.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure is very good. The campus is huge with great facilities. Due to the pandemic, the lectures were conducted online, but they were as good as ...

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Alka Singh | Master of Computer Applications (MCA) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 30 Apr 2018
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Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Somaiya-a every successful student's choice.

Placements: This college has one of the best placement facilities as heard on many years. The college has a high name and dame and provides students the opportunity to get placed on top ranking companies and earn good. The college avails placements service in several top companies every year seen and heard by seniors.

Infrastructure: Our college infrastructure is best to meet our needs. It includes air conditioned classrooms and discussion rooms, a large library, audio visual room and a seminar hall with great look. It als...

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