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K J Somaiya Institute Of Management


K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai is one of the most renowned B-schools in India. It is an Autonomous Educational Institute approved by University Grant Commission, and is affiliated to the Somaiya Vidyavihar University which is a Private University and has been formed vide Gazette Notification No. SFU2013/C.R.200/Uni.-4 dated 26th August 2019 by Higher and Technical Department of Maharashtra.

The institute offers MBA, MBA - Executive, Masters in Computer Applications (MCA), Part-Time MBA, and Doctoral programs that are in sync with the latest industry happenings and practices. It is known for its flagship 2-year MBA programme, which is a full-time management programme.

Located in one of India’s biggest metros, Mumbai, the institute sees top recruiters visiting the campus each year to hire top talent for their organisations.

Some highlights about the campus

        • Campus nestled in the financial capital of the country (The campus is completely vegetarian/non-smoking/non-alcoholic)
        • Wi-Fi Enabled
        • AC Classrooms
        • Well-Equipped IT Centres
        • Fully Computerized Library
        • Seminar Halls
        • Conference Rooms
        • Student Discussion Rooms
        • Amphitheatre
        • Auditoriums
        • Recreational Facilities like Cricket Ground, Basketball Court, Volleyball Court, Squash Court, etc.


The institute has evolved offering domain specific and multi-disciplinary MBA programmes in line with the growing opportunities in various established, emerging and growing industry sectors. However, with the emergence of multi-disciplinary knowledge industries and blurring of boundaries between knowledge domains, the key to remain contemporary and competitive lies in creating a road map for the student that enhances their adaptability and agility quotients.
The Institute has decided to offer the incoming students an opportunity to carve a pathway for themselves in planning their careers in line with their interests and aspirations. Thus, providing them FREEDOM OF POSSIBILITIES in planning their future.
From the academic year AY 2022, the Institute will be offering an MBA programme that merges the various specializations and super specializations into MAJOR and MINOR domains. The students would also have an opportunity to avail of courses from sister Institutions on the Somaiya Vidyavihar campus, in line with international MBA programmes from leading universities that provide freedom and flexibility to the students to chart their own profiles and pathways.

PLACEMENTS 2020-2021:

          • Highest Salary: INR 29.75 LPA
          • Average Salary: INR 9.41 LPA
          • Average Salary of Top 100 offers: INR 12.50 LPA

Interim Placement reports (as on 28.12.2021)

Final Placements
(Batch size – 549 Students), 95% Placed

  • The final placements process is ongoing
  • Highest salary: Rs. 26.50 lacs pa.
  • Average salary: Rs. 10.67 lacs pa.
  • Median salary: Rs. 10.21 lacs pa.
  • 135 recruiters visited our Campus for Final Placements so far.
  • 35 new recruiters were added to the pool for final placements.
  • Average salary of top 100 offers: Rs. 14.62 lacs pa.
  • Average salary of top 200 offers: Rs. 12.83 lacs pa.
  • Average salary of top 300 offers: Rs. 11.98 lacs pa.

Summer Internships
(Batch size – 620 Students), 62% Placed

  • The summer placements process is ongoing
  • Highest stipend: Rs 90,000/-pm.
  • Average stipend: Rs. 24,522/-pm.
  • 82 companies visited our campus for Summer Internships so far.
  • 25 new recruiters hired for summer placements.

Exams Applicable

Selection Criteria

The following are the selection parameters for the selection of candidates for the following programmes at K J Somaiya Institute of Management:

          • MBA
          • MBA – Healthcare Management
          • MBA – Sports Management

Note: Exams applicable include CAT 2021, XAT 2022, CMAT 2022, GMAT* (1st January 2019 till 31st January 2022), & NMAT* 2021

* GMAT valid from 1st January 2019 to 31st January 2022

Candidates applying through NMAT & GMAT are required to select K J Somaiya Institute of Management as one of the institutes for sending their scores in NMAT & GMAT application forms/portal respectively.

For NMAT, the scores of only the first attempt of the students will be considered.


Qualifying Exam 35%
Personal Interview                                                                           25%
Group Discussion                                                                             15%
Past Academic Record                                                                    10%
Achievements 10%
Work Experience                                                                             5%



Qualifying Exam 25%
Personal Interview                                                                           25%
Group/Case Discussion                                                                             10%
Past Academic Record                                                                    10%
Achievements 10%
Work Experience                                                                             5%
Additional Qualification HCM or Sports Related                       5%
Statement of Purpose                                                                    10%


For MBA-HCM and MBA-SM, the institute follows profile-based shortlisting.

The institute reserves the right to change the selection parameters

Courses Offered

1. Master of Business Administration – MBA (540 + supernumerary seats)

  • The MBA is a 2-year full-time management programme.
  • As per the academic dynamics, it is imperative for an MBA student to have diversified knowledge and for the very same reason, the college offers its students to choose a major specialization and also opt for a minor specialization. Students are required to opt for one of the major and one of the minor specializations. The major specialization needs to be opted for before the 4th trimester. While the minor specialization needs to be opted for before the 5th trimester.
Specialization Offered


Specialization Offered


Data Science and Analytics 


Data Science and Analytics 
Finance  Entrepreneurship 
Financial Services 
Human Resources Human Resources 
Integrated Marketing Communication 
Marketing International Business 
Management Consulting 
Operations Management  Marketing 
Operations Management
Retail Management 

The aspirants can visit here to know more.

2. Master of Business Administration – HealthCare Management - MBA-HCM (30 + supernumerary seats)

  • K J Somaiya Institute of Management is one of the best colleges which offers MBA healthcare management course. The course aims to cover the detailed requirements of the ambitious healthcare administrators and practitioners.
  • MBA in HCM covers the entire syllabus of management of the health sector.
  • The students are given hands-on experience about the skills and the challenges that are a part of this sector.
  • From public health sectors to medical tourism and everything in between is meticulously covered in this course which opens up a range of career options to excel in for the students.

3. Master of Business Administration – Sports Management - MBA-SM (30 + supernumerary seats)

  • The MBA SM program is a 2-year, full-time management degree focused on the fast-growing sports sector that brings to students the latest courses in the area of Sports Management to develop professionally trained and industry-ready managers for sports and sports-related sectors.
  • It consists of Athlete/Talent (also Rights & Licensing) Management, Sports Marketing/Sponsorship, Sports Tourism, Sports Digital Solutions, e-Sports, Sports Venue Operations and Management, Sports Analytics, is very diversified today and holds great potential for career opportunities.
  • The programme is in a collaborative tie-up with Somaiya Sports Academy and will ensure the classroom learnings will get translated into practical application on-ground and in the marketplace.
  • The off-campus immersion programmes such as the involvement of the students in one or more innovative and sports areas such as extreme sports, including action-learning in large-formatted sports platforms will be an added feature.
  • Sector-specific (Retail, Sports, Healthcare) are included keeping in mind the influence that these technologies would have on the way business in future is going to be conducted.

4. Master of Business Administration – Executive MBA-Executive

  • The MBA executive program is s a 15-month, full-time, postgraduate management diploma course exclusively designed for working professionals and entrepreneurs who are keen and are passionate to learn and wish to transform themselves according to the changing nature of their industry or business.
  • With this course, they can climb up the career ladder faster in sync with today’s situation in the industry. It provides them with an opportunity to upgrade their knowledge and become more relevant in today’s time.
  • It is designed with a flexibility to accommodate the timings of working professionals.
  • According to their time, the students can work and engage with the course to gain perspective and knowledge of recent trends of the industry.

5. Masters of Computer Application – MCA

  • The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme aims to equip the students with a holistic and all-round grooming required to be successful in IT and its allied industries. It is achieved by providing them with state-of-the-art facilities and the latest, in-trend curriculum.
  • The program comprehensively focuses on providing students with sound knowledge in all the three aspects of industry requirements namely - strong conceptual learning, technical insights, and application design and development.
  • The subject board of IT comprises experts from industry as well as academics who meet twice a year to revamp the curriculum.
  • Subjects from technology; application, Techno-management extents such as computational theory, programming, algorithm design and optimization, network and database management, mobile technologies, electronics, mathematics, probability, statistics, accounting, business analysis, Design, and Management of Information System are extensively covered.

6. Master of Business Administration - Marketing Management – Part Time

  • MBA (Part Time) - Marketing Management programme aims at professionals who are already working in the field of marketing management, as well as those who see their careers developing in this direction to be successful in the field of marketing and its’ allied industries.
  • It comprehensively focuses on providing students with the sound knowledge in all three aspects of industry requirements namely; strong conceptual learning, technical insights, and application design and development.
  • The subject board of marketing comprises of experts from industry as well as academics who meet twice a year to revamp the curriculum.
  • The courses from Marketing comprises of Marketing Management, Sales Management, Marketing Research & Analytics, Product & Brand Management, Consumer and Organizational Behaviour, Services Marketing, Customer Relationship Management, Integrated Marketing Communications along with the in-demand skills like Business Communication, Digital Marketing, Media Planning, Creativity & Innovation Management as well as Retail management.

7. Master of Business Administration - Finance Management – Part Time

  • The MBA (Part Time) - Finance Management Programme at K J Somaiya Institute of Management provides a holistic approach to the study of said discipline.
  • The syllabus of MBA (Part Time) - Finance Management is in complete sync with the latest industry updates.
  • With an aim to provide the best to the students, it offers updated modules that expose the students to areas like risk management, derivatives, corporate restructuring, wealth management, international finance, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, etc.

8. Master of Business Administration - HRM – Part Time:

  • The MBA (Part-Time) – Human Resource Development Management at K J Somaiya Institute of Management provides a holistic approach to the said discipline.
  • Like every other business function, the Human Resources Development (HRD) function of businesses has greatly evolved from basic functions of people management, payroll, to other functions like increasing the motivation and efficiency of the workforce.
  • It focuses on areas like Best Practices in HR, Leadership Development, Corporate Social Responsibility, Reward Management, Training & Development, HR Policies & Economy, Organizational Theories, Structure & Design, and many more. It is designed to enhance the skill sets of the students and to introduce the new, need of the hour skills and knowledge.

9. Master of Business Administration - Information Management – Part Time:

  • K J Somaiya Institute of Management offers a programme MBA (Part Time) - Information Management in which people from the IT industry can hone their management skills.
  • The programme seeks to develop a wider and deeper understanding of IT by inculcating a broader vision for technology in the realm of evolving businesses and societies.
  • The ever-changing and transforming nature of technology is reflected in the syllabus.
  • The syllabus includes a wide range of technical subjects like Digital Infrastructure and Platforms, Enterprise Applications, Data-warehousing, BI and Analytics, Digital Marketing

Programme Fees

Programme Fees for 2 years Full-Time MBA

Total Fee including tuition Fee (Indian Resident /CIWGC/NRI/FN/OCI Candidates) for the batch of 2022-24.

Total Fees: INR 18,78,876/-

Admissions Related Queries

Email: admission.simsr@Somaiya.edu

Student Admissions Committee: adcom@somaiya.edu

To interact and know more https://www.facebook.com/adcomkjsomaiya/

Phone: +91-22-67283277 / 3292 / 3232

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