Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management or popularly known as SJMSOM is a public business school and part of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT B). It offers Management Development (MDP), Executive MBA (EMBA) and Ph.D.  programs at postgraduate and as well as doctorate levels. Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Admission to the Ph.D. programs are granted on the basis of valid CAT / GATE or GRE score and for Management, one must have a valid CAT score. 

Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Highlights

Establishment Year 1995
Students 240
Location Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra. India
Campus Urban: 550 acres
Acronym SJMSOM
Website www.som.iitb.ac.in
Application Mode Online
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Courses Offered MBA, EMBA, Ph.D
Entrance Exams Accepted CAT/ GATE/ GRE

Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Ranking

Following are some of the achievements of the B-school in the past few years:

  • Ranked 11th in the Management category of NIRF Rankings 2020
  • Ranked 7th in the Eduniversal B-School Ranking 2019
  • Ranked 42nd among management colleges in India by The Economic Times
  • Ranked 9th among management colleges in India by JagranJosh
  • Ranked 8th among management colleges by SuccessCDs
  • Ranked 7th in the overall category of B-schools in India by Dalal Street Investment Journal

Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Courses

Tabulated below are the courses offered by SJMSOM under various levels:

Course Name Eligibility
MBA Bachelor’s degree with minimum 60% marks (55% for SC/ST/PWD)
EMBA Graduation degree in any discipline
Ph.D. B.E/B.Tech with 60% marks with at least two years of work experience OR M.E./ M.Tech/ M.Phil/ M.Pharma with 60% marks OR M.Sc/ M.A./ M.Com/ LL.M with 60% marks

Check: SJMSOM Fees Structure

Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Admission

Admission to MBA and EMBA is based on merit in the qualifying examination, Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds conducted by the institute. Candidates applying to such PG courses are also required to qualify in CAT

For Ph.D., admission is granted on the basis of performance in the qualifying examination, WAT and interview conducted at the school’s level. Apart from the above-given parameters, a good score in CAT, GATE or GRE is also considered during the final admission.

Check: SJMSOM Admission

Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Scholarships

The students enrolled in the Institute are provided scholarships on the basis of performance in semester exams. A total of 20% of students are beneficiaries of various scholarships provided by the school. Apart from this, IIT-B also offers a number of scholarships. The students belonging to SC and ST category are exempted from paying the tuition fee.

SJMSOM Placement

SJMSOM, IIT Bombay saw the highest CTC reach 32.8 LPA with the median CTC rising to 21 lakhs like never before. The average CTC notched at a staggering 25 LPA.  Industry stalwarts with the likes of Google, Amazon, JP Morgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, PwC extending coveted roles in BFSI, IT/ITES, Consulting and E-commerce sectors is a testimony to this constraint.

Placement Statistics 2018-20

Batch Size 111
Total No.of Recruiters 56
Total No. of PPOs 49
Highest CTC 32.8 LPA
Average CTC 20.98 LPA

Meanwhile, early this year, SJMSOM, IIT Bombay also concluded summer placements for the MBA Class of 2019-2021. 100% placements being the norm, the institute observed a phenomenal average stipend of 2.8 lakhs that projects 14% spike in average stipend since last year. 

Among all FMCG/ FMCD and Manufacturing sector dominated the placement with a staggering share of 15% where the top recruiters were Mondelez, Nestle, johnson & johnson, Piramal, Harman, Reliance Industries Britannia, P&G, Colgate-Palmolive. 

The E-Commerce sector remained the second-largest recruiter in 2020 placements with 18% share. The top recruiters of this share were Flipkart, eBay, Boehringer Ingelheim, Oyo Rooms.

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SJMSOM Facilities

The business school provides state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities to its students. Mentioned below are the details for the same:

  1. Library: It has a total of 6638 books, 337 audiovisual material, 514 theses and dissertation, and 55 MDP reports. Additionally, it also subscribes to online resources like Elsevier Science Direct, Emerald and ProQuest's ABI / INFORM, EBSCO, Euro monitor.
  2. Computer Labs: The Institute has 2 computer labs for management program students and a Ph.D. workspace for research scholars. All computing resources are connected to 100 Mbps LAN.
  3. Seminar Hall: The school has air-conditioned seminar halls with a seating capacity of 150 students. The hall is used for a variety of purposes like cultural activities, Convocation and weekend movies and live Cricket and Football action.
  4. Hostels: Well Equipped twin sharing rooms are provided to 1st ear students of SJMSOM, IIT Bombay. 2nd year students are provided single-bed rooms.

SJMSOM FAQs

Ques. How is the faculty of SJMOS?

Ans. The faculty of the institute is highly qualified as well as the team of professors are around 23 to 24. Apart from them, the institute also has guest lecturers. Few of them are, Dr Jahar Saha, Dr Kamal Sharma, Prof. M D Agrawal. 

Ques. How is the placement of the Institute?

Ans. The placement of the institute is really well and in the records shows that the placement and the recruiters are increasing every year. In the previous year, the maximum package offered was INR 32.80 LPA. The median salary offered was INR 21 LPA and the average salary offered was INR 20.98 LPA. 

Ques. What are the other activities that take place at SJMSOM?

Ans. Apart from the classes and workshops, there are various clubs for the students. These clubs are:

  • Operations Club
  • Marketing Club
  • Consulting Club
  • Finance Club
  • System Club
  • Entrepreneurship Club
  • HR Club
  • Sports Club
  • Somkriti Club

Ques. What are the courses offered by the Institute?

Ans. SJMSOM offers admission to MBA, EMBA and PhD courses under 12 specializations. The minimum requirement for admission to MBA and EMBA is Graduation Degree and for admission to PhD courses, candidates should have PG degree in relevant subjects.

Ques. Does SJMSOM provide Hostel Facility for students?

Ans. MBA in SJMSOM is a full time residential course. The students have to stay at the institute’s hostel for 2 years while completing the course. 

Ques. What are the facilities provided by SJMSOM?

Ans.  The institute provides various facilities to the students such as:

  • Library: It has a total of 6638 books, 337 audiovisual material, 514 theses and dissertation, and 55 MDP reports. Additionally, it also subscribes to online resources.
  • Computer Labs: The Institute has 2 computer labs for management program students and a PhD workspace for research scholars. 
  • Seminar Hall: The school has air-conditioned seminar halls with a seating capacity of 150 students. 

Ques. What is the admission process for MBA?

Ans. SJMSOM offers admission to the MBA course based on the marks secured in academics as well as in CAT. The admission process is divided into 2 stages. Shortlisting of candidates through CAT scores will be the first stage and shortlisting applicants for a personal interview in considered in the second stage. There are 7 parameters for making a composite score. Work Experience is also counted as a parameter.

Ques. What are the parameters considered for admission to MBA at SJMSOM?

Ans. There are mainly 7 parameters under which a candidate is shortlisted for WAT and Personal Interview. These parameters are: 

  1. Performance in CAT
  2. Academic Profile
  3. 12th scores
  4. Graduation Performance
  5. Gender Diversity
  6. Post Graduate/Professional Course
  7. Work Experience

Ques. What are the documents required for admission?

Ans. The following documents are required for admission to MBA:

  •  Passport size photograph
  • Signature 
  • Graduation Certificate
  • Caste certificate (If applicable)
  • Physically disabled certificate for applicants with a disability
  • CAT scorecard 

Ques. What is EMBA and who can apply for it?

Ans. EMBA is an Executive MBA offered to the professionals. Candidates should have 7 years of working experience. 5 years of managerial experience should be included. Graduation degree holders can apply for admission to the course. At SJMSOM, the course is offered in collaboration with Washington University.