Sri Balaji MBA Admission 2022: Grooming Students for Corporate Career; Check USPs, Criteria, Fee, Programs – Application is Open

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January 31, 2022
Sri Balaji University, Pune (SBUP) has been imparting Management Education since 1999 and is grooming its students for corporate career. The University houses four leading management institutes offering diverse MBA. They are Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM), Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD), Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM), and Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)
Balaji University Pune MBA Admission 2022

One of the leading universities with management institutes and diverse MBA programs, Sri Balaji University Pune (SBUP) is open with its MBA admission 2022.

Built on the pillars of Discipline, Determination, and Dedication, Sri Balaji University Pune (SBUP) has been imparting Management Education since 1999 with 15000+ Alumni Network spread around the globe. The University houses four leading management institutes – Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM), Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD), Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM), and Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB).

Sri Balaji university will accept CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/MH-CET exam score for MBA admission 2022 and if you miss these exams will conduct its own entrance test – SBEST. Read below the key USPs and programmes offered by each constituent MBA college of Sri Balaji University Pune. The University and its constituent Management institutes are run on the lines of a corporate entity. Sri Balaji MBA Fees is much lower than many other good MBA colleges.

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Table of Contents

  1. Sri Balaji University Pune MBA: Key Highlights & USPs
  2. SBUP Concept of Student Managers
  3. Sri Balaji University MBA Colleges: Important Details, Programmes offered
  4. Sri Balaji MBA Fees, Programme Intake
  5. Sri Balaji MBA Placements
  6. Sri Balaji University MBA Admission 2022: Exam Accepted, Cut offs, process
  7. Sri Balaji MBA Admission Application Form: How to Apply for Admission 2022?
  8. Sri Balaji MBA Admission Eligibility
  9. Sri Balaji MBA Admission Dates

1. Sri Balaji University Pune: Key Highlights & USPs

  • 1.1 Grooming Students for Corporate Career: Sri Balaji University in all its MBA programmes treat students as managers and groom them for the corporate career. SBUP provides career specific contemporary education with strong emphasis on practical training and overall development of the students. Read Details Below
  • 1.2 Well Ranked: Sri Balaji University, Pune (SBUP) is ranked 4th in India for ‘B-School Infrastructure’ by the leading daily, 'The Mint' and is one amongst the best 3 institutes for visiting faculties in India as per 'Business India Magazine' 2010. BIMHRD a constinuent Management college of SBUP Pune is ranked among top 100 B-Schools in India in Govt of India, MHRD NIRF Rankings 2020.
  • 1.3 University Houses 4 MBA Colleges: SBUP has four constituent management institutes offering MBA in different industry relevant streams. They are Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM), Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD), Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM), and Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB).  Read more details below
  • 1.4 Moderate Fee: Sri Balaji MBA Fees is Rs. 9.40 lakhs for two years. The fee is much lower than the fee at most good B-schools
  • 1.5 Strong Placements with 250 Recruiters: SBUP has a consistent good placement record. Sri Balaji MBA Placements 2021 registered average salary of Rs. 7.25 LPA and highest salary of Rs. 19 LPA. More than 250 companies from all verticals participate in Sri Balaji MBA Placements every year. Some of the top recruiters include Khimji Ramdas, Net cracker, Vedanta, Deloitte, Accenture, Infosys, Colgate, Amazon, Big Basket, Dabur, Godrej, TCS, Loreal, Haldiram
  • 1.6 Microsoft Campus Agreement & 5 Modules for Online Training: Sri Balaji University MBA Course offers quality practical training. SBUP has entered an MoU with SAP India Pvt. Ltd for a 200 hours online training on 5 modules of SAP such as SD, HR, MM, FI&CO and ABAP which can be completed during the MBA course. SBUP also has Microsoft Campus Agreement
  • 1.7 Industry Interface: Strong emphasis on industry interface with more than 200 industry professionals from various verticals visiting campus for Guest Lectures and Business Conventions held in Campus
  • 1.8 Wi-fi Enabled Large Campus: Sri Balaji University has Wi-fi enabled campus with high speed internet facility & dedicated server room with more than 50 servers for uninterrupted network access. The campus is spread across 16.5 acres including a state of the art hostel with cafeteria, gymnasium, coffee shop, and shopping centre houses 420 female and 216 male candidates from first year
  • 1.9 Well Stocked Library: Sri Balaji University Pune houses a well-equipped Library with more than 2,00,000 text books, Reference Books, Periodicals & Journals. The Library also subscribes to Digital eResources such as EBSCO, EIS, Prowess (CMIE)
  • 1.10 Encouraging Gender Diversity: 50% of the seats SBUP are reserved for female candidates

2. SBUP Concept of Student Managers: Institutes & University Function as Corporate Entiry
The students at Sri Balaji University are treated as student managers and groomed for the corporate career ahead. SBUP provides career specific contemporary education with a strong emphasis on practical training and overall development of the students.  All the management institutes namely Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM), Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD), Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM), and Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB) as well as the University are run as corporate entity. The Directors of the Management Institutes function like CEO’s.

Those students who perform well are rewarded. The ability to perform and grow towards a definite career in any part of the country are the qualities expected from every 'Student Manager'. 'Time' is treated as the most precious resource at SBUP. Classes generally commence at early morning hours say 08:00 am or 09:00 am and may go on even beyond 07:00 pm with minimum breaks.

3. Sri Balaji University MBA Colleges: Important Details, Programmes offered
Before we delve into the Sri Balaji MBA Fees, Intake, Placements and MBA admission process at Sri Balaji University, let’s know more about the four MBA colleges of the university:

3.1 Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM) Pune
Balaji Institute of Modern Management is the flagship Institute of Sri Balaji University. Being the oldest institute, it has undergone iterative improvements over the years. As a result, BIMM has emerged as one of the best B-Schools not only in Pune but also in India. Offering UGC approved MBA courses, it is the crown jewel of Sri Balaji University and has made a name for itself both, in terms of quality of education and placements of graduating students. The quality of education and placements has been reflected in its rankings not once but year after year.

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3.1.1 Programs Offered
BIMM offers 2 years full time UGC recognized MBA program. Courses offered at BIMM include MBA, MBA in Marketing, MBA PM & HRD, and also offers executive MBA for Candidates with experience of 2 years or more

3.1.2 Specializations Offered
BIMM Pune offers following specializations in its various MBA programmes:

Programme
Specializations
MBA
  • Sales and Marketing (including Retail and Insurance)
  • Finance and Financial Services
  • Operations  & Supply Chain Management (including Logistics) 
  • Technology Management (including)-a.Data Science & Business Analytics, b.Digital Marketing & Business Analytics, c. Product Management & Business Analytics, d.Telecom & Business Analytics
MBA – Marketing Management
  • Sales & Marketing Management (including Retail and Insurance)
MBA – PM & HRD
  • Personnel Management & Human Resources Management

3.2 Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD), Pune
Balaji Institute of Management & Human Resource Development is one of the quadrilateral forces of Sri Balaji University. Being the youngest institute,it has undergone iterative improvements over the years. As a result, BIMHRD has emerged as one of the best B-Schools not only in Pune but also in India.

3.2.1 Programs Offered
BIMHRD offers UGC approved, two-year full-time MBA programs. Courses offered at BIMHRD includes MBA in Marketing, Finance, PM & HR, Business Analytics, Operations & Supply chain Management.

3.2.2 Specializations Offered
BIMHRD offers following specializations in its various MBA programmes:

Programme
Specializations
MBA
  • Sales and Marketing (including Retail and Insurance)
  • Finance and Financial Services
  • Operations  & Supply Chain Management (including Logistics) 
  • Technology Management (including)- a.Data Science & Business Analytics, b.Digital Marketing & Business Analytics c. Product Management & Business Analytics d.Telecom & Business Analytics
MBA – Marketing Management
  • Sales & Marketing Management (including Retail and Insurance)
MBA – PM & HRD
  • Personnel Management & Human Resources Management

3.3 Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management (BITM)
Balaji institute of telecom and management started in the year 2002 with the objective of providing telecom management MBA programs related to IT and technical infrastructure apart from the other management streams. The institute, which is one of the sought after in the telecom sector both, amongst students and recruiters, offers tailor made telecom and IT courses to enable students manage the ever-growing needs of the telecom sector, is one of the first institutes in the country to train managers for the technology industry.

3.3.1 Programs Offered
BITM offers UGC approved, two year full-time MBA programs. Courses offered at BITM includes MBA, MBA in Marketing and MBA Technology Management with wide area of specializations.

3.3.2 Specializations offered at BITM
BITM offers following specializations in its various MBA programmes:

Programme
Specializations
MBA
  • Sales and Marketing (including Retail and Insurance)
  • Finance and Financial Services
  • Operations  & Supply Chain Management (including Logistics) 
  • Technology Management (including)- a.Data Science & Business Analytics, b.Digital Marketing & Business Analytics c. Product Management & Business Analytics d.Telecom & Business Analytics
MBA – Marketing Management
  • Sales & Marketing Management (including Retail and Insurance)
MBA Technology Management
  • Technology Management (including)- (a) Data Science & Business Analytics (b) Digital Marketing & Business Analytics (c) Product Management & Business Analytics (d)Telecom & Business Analytics

3.4 Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)
Balaji institute of International Business was established in the year 2003, under the aegis of Sri Balaji University, Pune. BIIB is one of the fastest growing International Business Schools in India. The institute has a good track record of campus placement. The training and scientific grooming have resulted in rich corporate career to thousands of students who are pursuing successful corporate careers globally.

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3.4.1 Programs Offered
BIIB offers UGC approved, two-year full-time MBA programs. Courses offered at BIIB include MBA - International Business, MBA - Finance, MBA – Marketing Management, MBA-Digital and Business Transformation.

3.4.2 Specializations offered at BIIB
BIIB offers following specializations in its various MBA programmes:

Programme
Specializations
MBA-Finance
Finance and Financial Services
MBA-International Business
Marketing and International business management
MBA – Marketing Management
Sales & Marketing Management (including Retail and Insurance)
MBA-Digital & Business Transformation
Digital Marketing & Business Transformation

4. Sri Balaji MBA Fees & Intake
Sri Balaji MBA Fees is moderate as compared to other MBA colleges. The MBA program fee and intake for various MBA programmes offered by constituent management colleges of Sri Balaji University Pune are as under:

4.1 Sri Balaji University MBA Fees
Below is shared the college wise Sri Balaji MBA fee structure

SBUP MBA College
2 Years MBA Fee for 2022-24 Batch (Rs. in Lakhs)
BIMM
9.40
BIMHRD
9.40
BITM
9.40
BIIB
9.40

4.2 Sri Balaji University MBA Intake: 1080 Students
Total intake for MBA admission 2022 at Sri Balaji University Pune is 1080 students for two years full time MBA programmes. This intake is divided into four constituent MBA colleges of SBUP offering diverse MBA programmes as under:

MBA College of SBUP
Intake for MBA programmes
BIMM
 360 (MBA-120; MBA Marketing-180; MBA PM &HRD-60)
BIMHRD
 240 (MBA-120; MBA Marketing-60; MBA PM &HRD-60)
BITM
 240 (MBA-120; MBA Marketing-60; MBA Technology Management-60)
BIIB
 240 (MBA Finance-60; MBA International Business-60; MBA Marketing-60; MBA Digital & Business Transformation)
Total
1080

5. Sri Balaji MBA Placements 2021
Sri Balaji MBA placements have consistently remained strong over the years. Key highlights in MBA placements at Sri Balaji University Pune are as below:

  • Average Salary: Rs.7.25 Lakhs
  • Highest Salary: Rs. 19 Lakhs
  • Top Recruiters: Accenture India Private Limited, Adani Power Limited, ADP India P Ltd, Amazon India P Ltd, Amazon.com, Aptech Pvt. Ltd, Arcesium India P Ltd, Arizton Advisory and Intelligence, Arzooo.com, Asian Paints Ltd, Atos Syntel, Axis Bank Ltd, Bajaj Alliance General Insurance Company Ltd, Bajaj Finserv Ltd, Birlasoft Ltd, Blue Dart Express Limited, Broadnet Technologies P Ltd, Byju’s – The learning app, Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Capgemini Inc, Cognizant Technology Solutions.

6. Sri Balaji University MBA Admission 2022: Exam Accepted, Cut offs, process
Sri Balaji MBA Admission 2022 process is divided into two stages-first appear in eligible entrance exam and second apply to Sri Balaji MBA admission 2022 and also participate in its selection process. The SBUP MBA admission 2022 is same for all the constituent colleges and is applicable for BIMM Pune Admission 2022; BIMHRD Pune Admission 2022; BITM Pune Admission 2022 and BIIB Pune Admission 2022. Below is shared the step by step Sri Balaji MBA Admission 2022 process:

6.1 Step-1: Appear in Acceptable Entrance Exams

  • Candidate should have taken at least one exam out of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/ MH-CET or own entrance test of SBUP –SBEST.
  • MAT exams held in Sep 2021 to Mar 2022 will be considered for admission to the academic year 2022-23.
  • In case the candidate has not appeared and does not have an Entrance exam score or would like to improve score can opt for Sri Balaji Entrance and Screening Test (SBEST).

6.1.1 SBEST: SBUP Own Entrance Test

  • Sri Balaji Entrance Screening Test (SBEST) is an entrance exam conducted by Sri Balaji University, Pune (SBUP) for MBA admission.
  • There is No Additional Entrance Exam fee to appear in SBEST
  • The entrance exam is optional in nature.
  • Students should take SBEST exam if they did not appear for CAT /MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ MAH-CET or,
  • If they wish to improve the scores of the above-mentioned exams attempted

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6.1.2 SBEST 2022 Exam Structure & Schedule

  • Exam Date: 28th February, 2022
  • Exam Duration: 2 Hours
  • Exam with Objective (MCQ) Type questions: The candidate will be required to select an appropriate response out of the four choices given
  • Exam will be Internet-based test
  • There will be no negative marking

6.1.3 SBEST Exam Pattern & Sections

Section
Questions
Right Answer
Total Marks
Analytical & Logical Reasoning
25
1
25
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
20
1
20
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability
15
1
15
Total
60
-
60

6.2 Step-2: Sri Balaji MBA Admission Selection Process
Sri Balaji MBA Admission selection process comprises GD, PI and WAT to assess the qualities and skill set of the applicants. However, there could be some changes in the admission process due to prevailing Covid pandemic situation. Key highlights of the final selection components are:

  • Group Discussion: A group discussion is conducted for a duration of 30-45 minutes per group where a panel of judges will assess the suitability of the candidates. This may include role play, case studies and extempore speech.
  • Personal Interview: This expert panel interview will assess the candidates on various parameters including the suitability of the candidate for a particular specialization
  • Essay Writing: This is a part of the selection process where a candidate’s written communication skills will be assessed

6.2.1 Sri Balaji University MBA Cut-off
Sri Balaji University MBA cut off is not defined for shortlisting the candidates for MBA 2022 admission, as SBUP believes that true talent cannot be judged on the basis of the score granted by any entrance exam. Accordingly Sri Balaji University has no cut-off score. Candidates with positive score in entrance exam can apply for SBUP MBA Admission 2022. However, a weightage of 35% is awarded to the MBA entrance exam in final selection process.

7. How to Apply and Submit Sri Balaji MBA Admission Application Form?

  • Applicants fulfilling the eligibility criteria of SBUP should apply online.
  • Complete the Sri Balaji MBA admission application form, pay the application fee and submit
  • The common application form for all the four management institutes of Sri Balaji University, Pune, can be submitted online or offline with an application fee of INR 1200/-
  • The successful payment of the application fee is followed by the issuing of a registration number.
  • The test scores don't need to be attached to the application form at this stage. These score sheets can be dispatched to reach SBUP later

8. Sri Balaji MBA Admission Eligibility Criteria
Sri Balaji MBA Eligibility criteria 2022 as prescribed by the university consist of following key qualifications:

  • Any graduate from UGC recognized university with minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST).
  • Students currently in the final year of their graduation and expected to secure a minimum of 50% aggregate marks may also apply for the PGDM courses. Admission committee may give more weightage to higher marks in graduation
  • For joining the Executive Batch, the applicant should have a minimum of 2 years industry experience, as a full-time employee in a Company
  • The applicant has to appear in at least of the acceptable MBA entrance exams

9. Sri Balaji MBA Admission Dates
Below are the Sri Balaji MBA admission dates for all the MBA programmes commencing 2022:

Sri Balaji MBA Admission Activity
Important Dates
Application Form Available from
18th November 2021
Sri Balaji MBA Admission 2022 Last Date to Apply
8th  April 2022
GD / PI Centre and Dates
February/March/April, 2022
Course Commencement
June 2022

Sri Balaji University has an ongoing endeavour to transform raw talent into future corporate managers who can effectively handle corporate challenges and take businesses to greater heights. Sri Balaji University, Pune is a charitable trust established under the Bombay Public Trust Act. Application process for admission is open. Sri Balaji MBA Admission 2022 Open: Apply Now

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