Ques. What are the internship opportunities provided for the PGPM course in SPJIMR Mumbai?
SPJIMR – PGDM students undergo internship at the end of the third semester and not during the end of the first year. In the first year, students are trained on fundamental courses of management, while in the third semester, they have to take up major courses like finance, marketing, operations and information management. Having knowledge of this, it helps them to put this in real life problems and issues in the companies
Speaking of opportunities, the number of pre-placement offers (PPOs) and pre-placement interviews (PPIs) have consistently been increasing more than 40 % over the years and increasing.
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Ques. I have a career break of 2 years to apply for PGPMW? Can I get admission into it?
Ans. More than one year break is allowed before the start of the program. So, yes you are eligible to apply/ Meeting the minimum eligibility criteria and successful evaluation of your profile shall decide your admission into the program.
Ques. For Executive programs, is it mandatory to have a mentor?
Ans. Yes, its mandatory to have a mentor in the organisation, for every participant.
Ques. For every program, can we pay the fees amount in installments?
Ans. Yes, for individual applicants (not company sponsored ones) can pay the fees in installments mentioned in the website of each program.
Ques. Are there any reservations of seats in SPJIMR?
Ans. SPJIMR has no reservation or management quota facilities. It’s strictly based on merit.
Ques. Are there separate hostel facilities for boys and girls?
Ans. Yes, there are separate hostel facilities for boys and girls.
Ques. What is the cutoff for SPJIMR next year?
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Ques. Who are the recruiters for PG programs in SPJIMR?
Ans. Firms like Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Co., Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Tata Administrative Services, Airtel, Hindustan Unilever, Nestlé, Johnson & Johnson, Ninjacart, Procter & Gamble, General Mills, Amazon, Mahindra, Deloitte, PwC, EY, Uber, Britannia, Bajaj Auto, Castrol have participated in the recruitment process for different programs in SPJIMR.
Ques. Is working experience is required for admission to PGDM course?
Ans. No, there is no work experience is required for admission to the PGDM course. Admission to the PGDM course will depend on the marks secured in the CAT/XAT/GMAT.
Ques. What is the admission procedure for admission to PGDM course in SPJIMR?
Ans. The selection process at SPJIMR for PGDM admission is divided into 2 stages:
The first stage will consider the past academics records whereas in the second stage the scores secured in CAT/XAT/GMAT will be added. The final merit list is drawn on the basis of a composite score, considering candidate’s profile, academic record, entrance test scores (CAT/XAT/GMAT), work experience (if and performance in the two rounds of interviews.
Ques. Is PGDM is a residential course?
Ans. Yes, PGDM from SPJIMR is a residential course. The students of the institute reside on campus. The course is of 2 years duration and thus the students have to live in the hostels facility provided by SPJIMR.
Ques. Is it important to fill the specialization while filling the application form for admission to PGDM?
Ans. Yes, SPJIMR’s PGDM programme asks applicants to select their specialisation at the application stage itself. You will be required to choose your specialisation from the 4 options
3) Operations & Supply Chain
4) Information Management
Ques. Can the applicant apply for more a subject at SPJIMR?
Ans. Yes, the applicant can for than a subject. While filling the application form, 2 preference will be asked. While the 2 option will be optional. If the candidate will not get shortlisted for the 1st preferred subject, the application will be considered for the 2nd preferred course.
Ques. Does SPJIMR provide education loan facility?
Ans. Yes, Bank of Baroda, State Bank of India and Credila provide loans based on the offer letter given by SPJIMR. For updated terms and conditions please contact the bank officials.
Ques. Does SPJIMR have scholarship scheme?
Ans. SPJIMR provides full or part waiver of tuition fees for needy and deserving candidates, subject to non-availability of institutional funding.
Ques. Does SPJIMR accept GMAT?
Ans. SPJIMR accepts GMAT scores for admission to the PGDM courses. Apart from GMAT, the institute also accepts scores of CAT/XAT. The admission process has 2 phases. These phases include past academic record, personal interview and marks secured in the CAT/XAT/GMAT.
Ques. Is there any provision to pay the fee in instalments at SPJIMR?
Ans. Yes, only Individual Applicants (not sponsored financially by their organisation).
can avail of the instalment facility as per schedule.
Ques. How is the faculty of SPJIMR?
Ans. The faculty of the institute is highly qualified as well as the average experience of the core faculty is over 18 years. SPJIMR have around 20 adjunct faculty and several more visiting faculty who engage with participants of various courses.