Welingkar Mumbai & Bangalore announce CMAT Score Cut Off for Admission 2022; Check new Cut Offs; Last Date to Apply is May 7

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May 3, 2022
Welingkar Mumbai and Bengaluru has announced CMAT 2022 Cut off for Admissions 2022. Welingkar will be using separate CMAT Scores for different programs and campuses. Welingkar will be closing application process for this year’s admission on May 7.
Welingkar Mumbai Admission 2022

Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, with campuses in Mumbai and Bengaluru, has announced CMAT 2022 Cut off for Admissions 2022. Welingkar will be using separate CMAT Scores for different programs and campuses. For the Flagship PGDM, E-Business Research & Business Analytics programs at Welingkar Mumbai the CMAT Cut off Score is the highest – 225 Marks. Welingkar will be closing application process for this year’s admission on May 7.

Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Admission 2022 Open: Apply Now

Welingkar Mumbai and Bangalore CMAT Cut Off – By Programmes
Here are the Cut Off Score for all programs.

Campus
Programmes
CMAT Cut off
Mumbai
PGDM, E-Business Research & Business Analytics
225 Score
Mumbai
Retail, Media, Business Design, Healthcare Mgmt, Rural Management
221 Score
Mumbai
PGDM-HCM; PGDM-Rural
188
Bengaluru
PGDM, E-Business Research & Business Analytics
211
Bengaluru
PGDM - Business Design & Innovation
199

Welingkar has made some changes in Cut Offs for CAT, XAT and other exams. Check complete list below. Last date to apply for Welingkar’s PGDM Program is May 7. Apply Now

Read key details about Welingkar PGDM admission 2022, key USPs, programmes offered, Fee, Placements, and more.

Table of Contents

  1. Welingkar Institute: Key Highlights and USPs
  2. Programmes Offered
  3. Welingkar Fees 
  4. Welingkar Placements 2021
  5. Welingkar Intake for PGDM Programs 
  6. Welingkar GCL Programme: Unique Pedagogic Approach
  7. Welingkar: Admission Criteria 2022
  8. Welingkar Admission Cut Offs
  9. How to Apply for Admission at Welingkar, Mumbai
  10. Welingkar Admission Eligibility
  11. Welingkar PGDM Admission 2022: Important dates

1. Welingkar Institute: Key Highlights & USPs

  • 1.1 Top Ranked: Welingkar is ranked #72 among top B-schools in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021 conducted by Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.
  • 1.2 Moderate Fee: Two years PGDM programme fee is Rs.13 lakhs
  • 1.3 Strong Placements: Placement 2021 has recorded Average salary of Rs.9.25 LPA and Highest domestic salary at Rs19.73 LPA.
  • 1.4 Top Recruiters: Some of the top recruiters in Placement 2021 included L & T, Kale Logistics, Morgan Stanley, Capgemini, Nestle, Wipro, Cognizant, Amazon, Nielsen, Kotak Mahindra Bank,  TCS, Tata Power, Colgate, Xiaomi
  • 1.5 Learning Experience - key Differentiator: “Global Citizen Leader Program (GCL)” of Welingkar Institute is one of the key differentiators of learning experience
  • 1.6 Industry Linkage: Recently, WeSchool was conferred the AICTE-CII IndPact Award for Best Industry-Linked Institute for Management (Established) and was honored as the 'Best Performing Institution Innovation Council’ of West Zone (WRO) by the Ministry of Human Resources Development - Innovation Cell (MIC) in coordination with AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education)
  • 1.7 International Collaborations for Student Exchange: The International Collaborations of Welingkar include Prominent Partner Universities. Welingkar Mumbai International Partnerships include VHL, Netherlands; University of Western Australia; Uni. Of Haifa, Israel; Tel Aviv Uni, Israel; MalardalenUni, Sweden among others. Welingkar Bengaluru International Partnerships include Sogang University, South Korea; Ben-Gurion Uni of the Negev, Israel; IDC Herzliya, Israel
  • 1.8 Centres of Excellence: Welingkar has various centres of excellence for development of students including Development Center, Finance GYM, Finance Lab, organizes industry Roundtables / Alumni Roundtables

2. Programmes Offered
S. P. Mandali's Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (WeSchool), offers following 2 year full-time, AICTE recognized, Post Graduate Diploma Management (PGDM) Programs

1. PGDM
2. PGDM (Research and Business Analytics)
3. PGDM (Business Design)
4. PGDM (E-Business)
5. PGDM (Retail)
6. PGDM (Healthcare)
7. PGDM (Media & Entertainment)
8. PGDM (Rural Management)

2.1 Specializations Offered by Welingkar
Welingkar's PGDM specialization areas are Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and Operations. The institute aims to nurture students as competent future managers with leadership abilities and an innovative mindset combined with exposure to real-life business scenarios.

3. Welingkar Fees for PGDM Programs: Tuition Fee & other expenses
Welingkar Fees is moderate followed by strong placements. It is one of the renowned management institutes in India with high RoI. Welingkar fees for flagship PGDM programme and other expenses are lower than many other top MBA colleges, as below:

Welingkar Fees Component
MUMBAI Campus Fee (Subject to Revision) 
Bengaluru Campus Fee (Subject to Revision) 
Tuition Fee (2 Years)
Rs.13,00,000
Rs.13,00,000

4. Welingkar Placements 2021
Over the years, Welingkar, Mumbai and Bengaluru have recorded consistently high placements.

4.1 Welingkar Mumbai Placements 2021

  • Average salary in placement 2021 is Rs.9.25 Lakhs
  • The highest salary in placement 2021 has gone up to Rs.19.25Llakhs

4.2 Welingkar Bengaluru Placements 2021

  • Average salary in placement 2021 is Rs 7.91 lakhs
  • The highest salary in placement 2021 is 13.60 lakhs

4.3 Top Recruiters in Placement 2021
Some of the top recruiters at Welingkar Placement 2021 included Larsen Toubro Infotech Ltd, Kale Logistics Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Capgemini, Nestle India Limited, Wipro Technologies, Cognizant Technology Solutions,  Amazon, Nielsen, Kotak Mahindra Bank,  TCS,  Tata Power, Colgate Global Business Services Pvt Ltd, MothersonSumi INfotech Designs Ltd, Xiaomi Technology India Pvt. Ltd.

5. Welingkar Intake for PGDM Programs
Welingkar offers wide range of 2 years full time PGDM programs in the key management areas at its Mumbai and Bengaluru campuses. PGDM program offerings with intake and key highlights are shared below:

5.1 Programmes at Welingkar Mumbai

5.1.1 PGDM: 180 seats (started in 1994): The PGDM program is a comprehensive business management course offering specializations in Finance, Marketing, HR and Operations.

5.1.2 PGDM ­ E­Business: 120 seats (started in 2007): It is a techno-commercial program which is a fine blend of management and information technology addressing the needs of dynamic sectors like Consulting, IT, Banking, Insurance, FMCG and Financial Services.

5.1.3 PGDM ­ Business Design: 60 seats (started in 2008): The program covers all aspects of Management and integrates concepts like innovation, creativity and design thinking into mainstream management system.

5.1.4 PGDM ­ Healthcare: 60 seats (started in 2011): The program combines disciplines of Business Management and Healthcare. The learning process involves academic training in theory with practical application across different domains in Healthcare industry.

5.1.5 PGDM ­ Rural Management: 60 seats (started in 2012): The major distinguishing feature of the program provides a dedicated practical exposure to work effectively in the emerging rural economies. The program focuses on wealth creation through development of sustainable business models in the rural space.

5.1.6 PGDM ­ Retail Management: 60 seats (started in 2012): The program provides a comprehensive view of the retail industry along with functional specializations across Marketing, Finance, HR and Operations.

5.1.7 PGDM ­ Research & Business Analytics: 120 seats (started in 2016): The program enables the student to learn how to make sense of the available dynamic data, information and knowledge. The Program transforms the student to become a versatile analyst & sense maker, a design thinker & innovator and a risk taker & leader.

5.1.8 PGDM ­ Media & Entertainment: 60 seats (started in 2016) The synergistic program is intense and stimulating. We inspire the learner to explore media from a content creation framework to content management. It aims to create a manager who is not only aware about the nuances of entertainment biz but also has a skill-set to lead businesses in advertising, digital media marketing and production.

5.2 Programmes at Welingkar Bengaluru 

5.2.1 PGDM - 60 seats (started in 2009): The program's multi-disciplinary learning offers a fine blend of General Management and functional specialisations in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Business Analytics and Operations. It aims to nurture you as a competent future manager with leadership abilities and an innovative mindset with an exposure to real-life business scenarios.

5.2.2 PGDM ­ Business Design & Innovation-30 seats (started in 2010): The program is a fine blend of management and design disciplines. The student is exposed to the basic theories of management (in broad areas of Finance, Marketing, HR and Operations), like principles of Marketing, OrganisationalBehaviour, Cost and Management Accounting, HR Management, Operations Research and Design subjects like tools for innovators, design in business, info-graphics, UX design and much more.

5.2.3 PGDM ­ E­Business -120 seats (started in 2010): The PGDM E-Business program primarily aims at nurturing a class of managers and leaders who have a strong foundation in business along with knowledge andexperience on a wide range of digital technologies. The major distinguishing feature of the two-year program is the unique pioneering curriculum which providesinsights into digital convergence and specialisations in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Business Analytics and Operations.

5.2.4 PGDM ­ Research and Business Analytics 30 seats (started in 2020): The program has been designed to provide a skill development journey from learning fundamentals and basic concepts of Analytics to data-driven strategicdecision making across various business functions. It encompasses learning from fundamentals of Statistics & Probability to application of various Machine Learning algorithms in solving business problems. It exposes the learner to various data mining techniques; trains to build the story on data through data visualization; and equips the student with the knowledge of various analytics tools & language including R, Python, SPSS, Tableau, Power BI, JASP, BlueSky, Microsoft Excel, Knime to name a few.

6. Welingkar Global Citizen Leadership (GCL) Programme: Unique Pedagogic Approach
The “Global Citizen Leader Program (GCL)” at Welingkar is one of the key differentiators of learning experience. Integrated into all the PGDM programs, it is a learn by doing experience that every student goes through. Students work on a real-time challenge shared by a corporate and not only research to find the root cause, but also use prototyping to design real-time solutions.

The GCL program at WeSchool has got mention in the Stanford Innovation Journal and was awarded as an innovative pedagogy by the National HRD Network. Abbot India, Aditya Birla Capital, Bank of Baroda, Balaji Group (Ekta Kapoor Co.), Blueair (a Unilever company), Future Group, Leo Burnett, MSRLM (SHG), Tata Elexi, Mahindra Finance, Scott Sports India, Zee Entertainment among several others have provided an opportunity for the students of WeSchool, Mumbai and Bengaluru to work on Live Challenges.

7. Welingkar Admission Criteria 2022
Welingkar’s Admission Criteria describe in detail the admission eligibility, exam accepted for admission, shortlisting criteria, final selection criteria and clarify on Do’s & Don’ts on admission process.

7.1 Exam Accepted for Welingkar Admission 2022
Following MBA entrance exam scores are accepted for Welingkar Mumbai Admission 2022  CAT 2021, XAT 2022, CMAT 2022, ATMA Feb 2022, GMAT (2019 Onwards)

7.2 Shortlisting Criteria
Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research Mumbai and Bengaluru shortlisting  Criteria 2022 is based on profile and entrance exam score. Welingkar follows a unique profile based selection process which assigns significant value to academic performance, work experience, Group Activity, Personal Interview and written test scores. Key details about Welingkar shortlisting criteria are:

  • The applicants who apply by the last date are shortlisted based a minimum qualifying score in the entrance exam.
  • Candidates who fulfil the following criteria are shortlisted for profile based calls: Profile Plus Cut off based - The institute + Extra Curricular Activities ( Strictly District, State, National & international level only) if any are considered for short listing to the GDPI.
  • Welingkar considers Academic profile with Class 10, 12 and Graduation Marks
  • Relevant Work Experience is considered in Profile Based Shortlisting
  • Extra-Curricular Activities (District, State, National, International level only) are considered in shortlisting for GD-PI round
  • The scores of entrance exams can be submitted later by the last date for cut off consideration
  • If the candidate has applied for profile based Shortlisitng and is not considered, would be considered again for non-profile based shortlisting.
  • Mere fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria does not ensure consideration for short listing for next stage of Admissions process

7.3 Final Admission Selection Round Criteria

  • Post short-listing applicants are called for the GD-PI round
  • All the shortlisted candidates are eligible to go through the final selection round
  • Final selection is based on Entrance exam score, Work Experience, Academic performance, Extra-curricular activities, Group Activity score, Personal Interview score.
  • Final admission offer based on above parameters will be given to the candidates in May 2022.
  • Admissions are based on merit only. No discrimination is made on basis of the state from which graduation certificate is obtained. There are no reservations for linguistic minorities either.
    WeSchool's Unique Profile based selection process assigns significant value to academic performances, work experience, Group Activity, Personal Interview along with the written test scores.

8. Welingkar Admission Cut Offs
WeSchool's Unique Profile based selection process assigns significant value to academic performances, work experience, Group Activity, Personal Interview along with the written test scores.

Welingkar Cut offs for admission to PGDM 2022-24 are as under. Only the candidates above the minimum cut-offs in the acceptable entrance exam will be considered for all the subsequent stages.

8.1 General Merit List Percentile Cut off based call PGDM Programmes

Campus
PGDM Programmes
Welingkar CAT cut off
Welingkar XAT cut off
Welingkar CMAT Cut off
Welingkar ATMA Cut off
Welingkar GMAT cut off
Mumbai
PGDM, E-Business Research & Business Analytics
80
80
225 Score
85
80
Mumbai
Retail, Media, Business Design, Healthcare Mgmt, Rural Management
75
75
221 Score
80
75
Bengaluru
PGDM, E-Business Research & Business Analytics
75
75
211
80
75
Bengaluru
PGDM - Business Design & Innovation
70
70
199
75
70

8.2 General Merit List Percentile Cut off based call PGDM HCM & PGDM-Rural Programmes

Campus
PGDM Programmes
Welingkar CAT cut off
Welingkar XAT cut off
Welingkar CMAT Cut off
Welingkar ATMA Cut off
Welingkar GMAT cut off
Mumbai
PGDM-HCM;
PGDM-Rural
70
70
188
70
70

Important Notes:

  • Candidates with Education background like Pharma, AYUSH and specific sciences microbiology, or relevant work experience in the healthcare field, will be called for GDPI, if they have marked Healthcare as a preference.
  • Education background like (B. Sc (Agriculture), B. Sc. (Horticulture), B. Tech (Agricultural Engineering), B. Sc. (Agribusiness Management - popularly mentioned as B. Sc. ABM), etc. or relevant work experience, will be called for GDPI, if they have marked Rural as a preference.

8.3 Welingkar Final Selection Criteria
The Selection process for WeSchool this year includes the following parameters:

Final Selection Parameters
Percentage of Weightage  

Qualifying Entrance Test percentile:
Best of percentile in CAT (2021), XAT (2022), ATMA (Feb 2022), GMAT (2019 onwards), CMAT (2022 score ) will be considered

40%
Academics (X,XII, Graduation):
Basic eligibility of 50% in graduation is mandatory
15%
Pre Interview Questionnaire and Personal Interview (PIQ): Has been designed to assess your individual aptitude and personality attributes
40%
Extra-Curricular activities, Sports, awards and achievements at District, National, International level, Academic diversity etc.
 5%
Total Composite Score: Merit position of the of above parameters will be used for offering admission to a program
100%

9. How to Apply for Admission at Welingkar, Mumbai
Applying to Welingkar’s 2 Year Full-Time PGDM Programs is an easy and systematic process.  Application for PGDM Admission at Welingkar Mumbai can be submitted online. The application process is given below:

  • Log on to the Welingkar website
  • Register and Create an account
  • Purchase the application form for Rs. 2500/- online
  • Once you pay the application form fee, the form number and password is sent to you on your registered email id
  • Save the form number and password and mention your form number in all your future communications with the institute
  • Applicants will be allowed to update their percentile online once the Entrance Test Results are declared.

9.1 Last Date to Apply at Welingkar Mumbai & Bengaluru
Welingkar has reopened the application for admission 2022 both for Mumbai and Bengaluru campuses for few days. The last date to apply is May 7, 2022.

Welingkar Mumbai PGDM Admission 2022 Open: Apply Now 

10. Welingkar Admission Eligibility

  1. Eligibility criteria require that the candidate must hold a bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years duration, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  2. The graduation must be completed by June 2022
  3. The candidate should be registered and should appear in one of the following exams to be considered for admission at Welingkar - CAT 2021/XAT 2022/CMAT 2022/ATMA (Feb 2022)/ GMAT (Taken from 2019 onwards) and must score positive to become eligible for admission.
  4. A candidate appearing for the final year bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed the degree requirements and are awaiting results is also eligible to apply for Admission 2022.
  5. It is mandatory for a final year student, who is provisionally considered eligible by Welingkar and offered admission, to submit the mark-sheet and degree certificate of the final year bachelor's degree examination by the stipulated date as announced by the institute.

11. Welingkar PGDM Admission 2022: Important dates
Below are the important dates for Welingkar Admission 2022

Admission Activity
Key Dates
 Last date to submit application form
7th May, 2022
Shortlist Announcement 
Shortly after Application process is closed
Pre-Interview Questionnaire (Online PIQ test)
Immediately after shortlist
Online PI   
May 2022
Final Merit Result
May/June 2022

The PGDM programme at Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research Mumbai is AICTE approved with good learning experience. The pedagogy includes lectures, on-field industrial projects, simulation games promoting cross-functional leadership which is delivered by outstanding academicians and renowned Industry experts from leading companies. Welingkar benchmarks its syllabus as against top International and Indian Business Schools

Stay tuned to MBAUniverse.com for more updates on Prin. L.N.Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool) Mumbai

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