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K.J. Somaiya Institute Of Management Studies & Research


K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR) is one of India’s top management institutes. The institute is known for its flagship 2-year Post Graduate Diploma in Management programme, which is equivalent to an MBA and is full-time AICTE approved management programme.

Located in one of India’s biggest Metros, Mumbai, KJSIMSR sees top recruiters visiting the campus each year to hire top talent for their organisations. The institute is affiliated with the University of Mumbai.


KJSIMSR is ranked amongst the top management institutes of the country.

The USP of the institute is its flagship PGDM programme that enables students to study all aspects of a business namely finance, marketing, operations and human resources and to excel in the department of their choice. Through interactive and engaging classroom sessions, case study analyses, quizzes and lively discussion during class hours, every student learns management concepts with a pragmatic approach.

Exams Applicable

Selection Criteria

The following are the selection criteria for selection of candidates for the PGDM programme at KJSIMSR:

  • Qualifying Exam - 35%
  • Personal Interview - 25%
  • Case-Based GD - 17%
  • Past Academic Records - 10%
  • Achievements - 8%
  • Work Experience - 5%

Note: GMAT is also accepted for the admission process.

Courses Offered

1. Post Graduate Diploma In Management (PGDM)

The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) at KJSIMSR is a 2-year full-time AICTE approved management programme, equivalent to an MBA.

The programme is divided into six trimesters, and each trimester is of approximately 12 weeks. The first-year curriculum comprises general management subjects such as Financial Accounting, Managerial Economics, Marketing Management, Operations Management and Human Resource Management, amongst others.

In the second year, specialization subjects are offered along with a wide variety of electives. The specialization subjects include:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations

Programme Fees

Rs 17,68,300

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