Symbiosis Institute of Management, Pune MBA Admission 2022: Application is open; Check Eligibility, Fees, Placement, Selection Process News Desk |
September 14, 2021
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune MBA admission 2022 has opened with the start of SNAP registration process. One of the highly ranked MBA colleges, SIBM Pune will accept only SNAP exam scores. Apart from applying for SNAP exam 2021, you need to apply for Symbiosis Pune for MBA admission through the SNAP application form. Last date to apply for SNAP closes on November 27 and for SIBM Pune it will close on Dec 18, 2021
SIBM Pune MBA Admission

One of the highly ranked university B-schools in India, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune has announced the MBA admission 2022 and has opened the application process along with the opening of registration for SNAP 2021 on August 31, 2021.

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune is one of the key constituent MBA colleges of Symbiosis International (Deemed) University. SIBM Pune will accept SNAP 2021 exam score for MBA admission 2022. Last date to apply for SNAP exam is November 27 and the last date to apply for admission 2022 at SIBM Pune is December 18, 2021.

Candidates have to apply for SNAP 2021 exam with an application fee of Rs.1950/- and also have to apply for admission to SIBM Pune through the SNAP exam application form by paying extra application fee of Rs.1000/- per MBA programme. SNAP exam dates are December 19, 2021; January 8 & 16, 2022 and the exam will be a computer based test of one hour duration. Read More

MBA Programmes Offered at SIBM Pune
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) Pune offers 2 years full time MBA and 2 years full time MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship) and Executive MBA programme for working professional offered during weekends. MBA offered at SIBM,Pune is the flagship management programme of the institute.  

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SIBM Pune: Key Highlights & USPs

  • Highly Ranked: The GoI MHRD NIRF 2021 Ranking has awarded 20th place to SIBM Pune among top 100 B-schools in India. It is also ranked one of the top four Private Indian B Schools. The Symbiosis International University (SIU) Pune has been ranked amongst the top 800-1000 Universities in the world by the Time Higher Education World University Rankings 2022
  • MBA Specializations: SIBM Pune offers Specializations in Marketing, Finance, Operations & Human Resource Management. From the academic session 2022 SIBM Pune plans to offer Data Analytics as an additional specialization
  • High RoI Programme with Moderate Fee: SIBM Two years MBA programme fee at SIBM Pune is Rs.16,47,950/-, whereas the average placement goes as high as Rs.19.56 LPA
  • High Placements: SIBM Pune has a consistent 100% placement record with high salary packages. Placement 2021 has recorded highest salary of Rs.30.38 LPA and average salary of Rs.19.56 LPA
  • Top Recruiters: SIBM Pune witnessed 100+ marquee companies making 192 placement offers to 180 students. Some of the top recruiters in the placement 2021 included Accenture, Adani, Aditya Birla Group, Asian Paints, Bajaj Auto, Cisco, Dabur, Godrej, Reliance, Tata, Whirlpool , AB InBev, Goldman Sachs, GSK Pharmaceuticals, ITC, P&G, Pidilite, Vodafone Idea, Wipro among others  
  • International Exchange: SIBM Pune has taken initiatives to introduce an international dimension to help students to cope with the global academic environment. SIBM Pune offers to its students Semester exchange programme in collaboration with International Universities like University of Dauphine, The Berlin School of Economics and Law (BSEL), Arizona State University. Such programs provide many avenues for students to increase their global reach. The students of SIBM Pune actively participate in various summer programs offered by International Institutes like The Berlin International Summer School by The Berlin School of Economics and Law, Nanyang Technological University summer programme, and International Summer School, University Bremen, Germany.

SIBM Pune Admission 2022: Important Dates
Below are the key dates for SIBM Pune MBA admission 2022. The schedule is divided in two parts – the first part includes the key dates to apply, appear in SNAP 2021 exam and the second part includes the important dates for the SIBM admission process 2022.

Part-1: Apply & Appear in SNAP 2021
Important Dates
SNAP 2021 Registration Commences
August 31, 2021 (Tuesday)
SNAP 2021 Registration Closes
November 27, 2021 (Saturday)
Admit Card Release on 
December 04, 2021 (Saturday)
SNAP 2021 Test 1
December 19, 2021 (Sunday); 1400 hrs to 1500 hrs
SNAP 2021 Test 2
January 08, 2022 (Saturday); 1000 hrs to 1100 hrs
SNAP 2021 Test 3
January 16, 2022 (Sunday); 1000 hrs to 1100 hrs
SNAP 2021 Result
February 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
Part-2: SIBM Pune Admission2022           Important Dates       
Last date to apply for MBA and MBA(I&E) programmes at SIBM Pune
December 18, 2021 (Saturday) 23:59 hrs
Declaration of GEPIWAT shortlist for MBA and MBA(I&E) programmes at SIBM Pune
February 10, 2022 (Thursday)
GEPIWAT Process for MBA and MBA(I&E) programmes at SIBM Pune
(Decision on the mode – Online/Offline will be taken in Jan 2022)
Between February 17, 2022 (Thursday) and February 28, 2022 (Monday)
Declaration of First merit list and first wait list for MBA and MBA(I&E) programmes at SIBM Pune
March 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Last date for payment of fees for the first merit list for MBA and MBA(I&E) programmes at SIBM Pune
March 23, 2022 (Wednesday)

Source: SIBM Pune Admission Calendar for 2022-24 batch

SNAP 2021: Mandatory Entrance Exam for Admission
SNAP 2021 exam scores will be the principal shortlisting criterion at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) Pune.

Pedagogic Initiatives at SIBM Pune
Pedagogy at SIBM Pune is a mix of many methodologies.

  • There is a conscious effort to make the sessions interactive by using case studies and references of latest developments in the relevant field
  • Students are encouraged to undertake multiple projects to hone their research and analytical skills
  • Latest tools and techniques like Business Simulations are used wherever possible
  • Ample amount of guest lectures are organized by inviting leading corporate executives, especially from the alumni pool
  • SIBM Pune has consistently received Awards for excellent industry interaction
  • Students are encouraged to write success stories of illustrious alumni, which the college publishes in the form of books.
  • Field visits are a regular feature

SIBM Pune Admission Eligibility

  1. To meet the SIBM Pune eligibility criteria, the candidate must hold a minimum a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% for SC/ST)
  2. A candidate appearing for the final year in graduation and those who have completed the degree requirements and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply. Their admission, however will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in the qualifying examination.
  3. One of the most important points in SIBM Admission Eligibility criteria is that the candidate should appear in SNAP 2021 exam on any of the three dates and must obtain minimum cut off score in the entrance exam to become eligible for admission

SIBM Pune: Admission Process
Following steps are included in the SIBM Pune Admission process:

  • Step 1: The candidate must apply and appear and score the minimum required percentile in SNAP 2021
  • Step 2: Along with submitting application for SNAP exam, candidates should register and apply for admission to SIBM Pune by paying additional registration fee of Rs.1000/- per programme through SNAP 2021 application form till Nov 27 or separately to SIBM Pune till December 18, 2021
  • Step 3: Preserve the Admit Card of SNAP Test for further selection process at SIBM, Pune. Appearing for SNAP Test does not automatically qualify an applicant for the next step in selection process at SIBM, Pune
  • Step 4: Shortlisted candidates are called for GE-WAT-PI Round from among the candidates who have a valid SNAP score, who have applied for admission to SIBM Pune and who satisfy the eligibility criteria for the programme  
  • Step 5: Final selection round will be held separately at SIBM Pune campus
  • Step 6: After the GE-PI-WAT round, final admission offers will be made to successful candidates. Admission offer will be based on the weightage awarded to SNAP score, GE, WAT, PI and institute specific marks. Offer letters will be sent to the mailing address provided in the application form as also by email.

Application Fee
The registration and application fee for SNAP 2021 and SIBM Pune admission 2022 is as under:

Programme Name
SNAP Exam Fee
SIBM Pune Application Fee
Rs.1950/- + GST
Rs.1000/- + GST

Details about SIBM Pune Admission Parameters
SIBM Pune will conduct final selection round separately. The components of overall final selection process are:

Group Exercise
The candidates will be given an exercise/activity to be completed in group within specified time. They will be assessed for their communication skills, team working, problem solving ability  

Written Assessment Test (WAT)
Candidates should complete the essay/topical write up in time. The evaluation will be made on the basis of written communication skills, content, language, grammar, flow of presentation.

Personal Interview: Overall Assessment
The candidates will be individually interviewed by an expert member panel comprising of academicians/ HR professionals/ Operations management experts / corporate executives to assess the overall personality effectiveness, attitude, fitment to the programme, curricular and co-curricular performance,  professional achievements,  tenure of work experience, its relevance to programme.  

SIBM Pune Fees
SIBM Pune fee structure for MBA programmes is as under:

Programme Name
SIBM Pune Programme Fee
Includes Hostel Fee
MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)
Includes Hostel Fee

Mess charges are extra

SIBM Pune Intake
Following are the programme wise seats available for admission 2022 at Symbiosis Institute of Management Pune:

Programme Name
180 Students
MBA (Innovation & Entrepreneurship)
 60 Students

SIBM Pune Placements
Symbiosis Pune has recorded consistent high placements over the years. Placement 2021 has recorded an average salary of Rs.19.56 LPA and the Highest salary was Rs.30.38 LPA.

SIBM Pune Placement 2021: Key Highlights

  • Batch Size: 180 Students
  • Total Recruiters: 100+
  • Number of offers made: 192
  • Average Salary: Rs.19.56 LPA
  • Highest Salary: Rs.30.38 LPA
  • Average Salary for Female Students: Rs.20.28 LPA
  • Average Salary for Male Students: Rs.19.22 LPA
  • Median Salary: Rs.18 LPA
  • PPO Offered: 66
  • New Recruiters: 35
  • Top Recruiters: Accenture, Adani, Aditya Birla Group, Asian Paints, Bajaj Auto, Cisco, Dabur, Godrej, Reliance, Tata, Whirlpool , AB InBev, Goldman Sachs, GSK Pharmaceuticals, ITC, P&G, Pidilite, Vodafone Idea, Wipro, Adidas, Alfa Laval, Everest Industries, Foxconn, HashedIn Technologies, Indegene, LogiNext, Michael Page, PhonePe, Spencer's Retail, Synchrony Financial, Tata AIA Life Insurance, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Thoucentric Consulting, Total Oil India, Xiaomi India, Yum Restaurants among others

Established in 1978, SIBM Pune has grown as one of the top MBA colleges in the country. SIBM Pune has illustrious alumni, exemplary students, full time faculty and numerous visiting faculty members from the corporate and industry. SIBM Pune alumni remain well connected with the college. Several events are organized wherein the alumni interacts with the students and share their corporate experiences.

The companies that come to SIBM campus for placement year after year offer diverse profiles across verticals and functional domains. The students of SIBM Pune continue to prove their mettle in competitions, academics, and placements and strengthen the brand of the college in the corporate world. The institute has picturesque campus and well equipped infrastructure.

SIBM Pune’s student-driven culture, corporate engagement model and planned academic rigour have consistently resulted in a significant increase in the competency levels of the students. The students have again proved their mettle through quality performance during their summer internships, final placements and at various B-School Competitions.

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune is a premier B-School of India recognized for its excellence in academics, high quality management programme and its valuable contributions to industry, society and students. SIBM Pune is affiliated to Symbiosis International (Deemed University) – SIU, one of the top 40 Universities in the NIRF, Government of India Ranking 2021.

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