Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics, established in 1913, is the oldest college of commerce in India. The institute is affiliated to University of Mumbai and has been awarded ‘A’ Grade by NAAC. The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Commerce and management. Additionally, the institute offers certificate courses in Foreign Trade and Capital Market Professional Course.

The college is famous for its huge alumni network such as Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, Akbar Al Baker (CEO of Qatar Airways), Deepak Parekh (Chairman of HDFC) and many more. Many companies such as Google, Mahendra, Deloitte, PWC, Wipro, etc visit college campuses for placements with average salary 3.5L-7.5L per annum. The admissions for the courses are merit based with a minimum 50% for General Category and 45% for the Reserved Category. The institute is ranked between 26-30 as one of the best public B-Schools in the country by the outlook magazine. The institute has also Ranked 19 for Commerce by The Week 2019.

Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1913 | Government
Approved By NAAC and University of Mumbai
Set By Government of Maharashtra
Courses Offered 3 UG courses, 1 PG course, 1 Vocational course and 1 Market Professional Course
Popular Courses B.Com, M.Com and BMS
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Merit- Based
Top Recruiters Google, Microsoft, Wipro, Kotak, etc
Facilities Available Hostel, Library, Computer Lab, Auditorium.
Official Website https://www.sydenham.ac.in/

Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Courses

Courses Details
B.Com Subject: General.
Duration: 3 Years, Full Time.
Eligibility: Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with 45% for General Category and 40% for Reserved Category from relevant Board. Seats
Intake: 600
BMS Subject: Management Studies
Duration: 3 Years, Full Time.
Eligibility: Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with 45% for General Category and 40% for Reserved Category from relevant Board.
Seats Intake: 120
BBI Subject: Banking and Insurance.
Duration: 3 Years, Full Time.
Eligibility: Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with 45% for General Category and 40% for Reserved Category from relevant Board.
Seats Intake: 120
M.Com Subject: General Duration: 2 Years, Full Time.
Eligibility: Candidates must have completed their 10+2 and B.Com with 50% in General Category and 45% in Reserved Category from recognized University.
Seats Intake: 120

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Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Admissions

The Candidates willing to seek admission in the college can apply through online as well as offline mode. The institute provides admission for UG and PG courses based on the admission criteria.

How to Apply?

  • The Application Form is released on the official website of the institute.
  • Applicants need to fill the pre admission form with all scanned copies of the document.
  • Submit the filled form through online mode and take out the Xerox Copy of filled form and submit it to the college.
  • No fees are charged for the pre-admission form.
  • Candidates are selected on the basis of their qualifying marks.
  • Once, the admission is confirmed the candidates need to submit their admission fees to the institute.

Documents required for B.Com Admissions:

  • An attested photocopy of XII marks sheet, transfer certificate/ leaving certificate.
  • An attested photocopy of Migration Certificate in case of the candidates who belong to other states.
  • The candidates who belong to Boards other than Maharashtra Board are required to fill up the forms for Eligibility at the time of admission in the college itself.
  • Copy of Online Admission Form (College Copy).

 In case of candidates who belong to Reserved Category

  1. Documents mentioned above
  2. An attested photocopy of Caste Certificate.
  3. An attested photocopy of Non-Creamy Layer Certificate of the current year in case of the candidates who belong to OBC, SBC, VJ-NT.
  4. An attested photocopy of the income certificate of the current year issued by Collector/ Tahsildar/ Form – 16.

Documents required for M.Com Admissions:

  1.  B.Com Original mark sheet + 2 attested Xerox copies.
  2. T.Y. B.Com Original passing Certificate + 2 attested Xerox copies.
  3. 2 photographs
  4. An attested photocopy of Non-Creamy Layer Certificate of the current year in case of the candidates who belong to OBC, SBC, VJ-NT.
  5. The candidates who belong to universities other than Mumbai University are required to fill up the forms for Eligibility at the time of admission in the college itself.

Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Placements

The institute has its own placement cell which provides training before campus placements. It also provides internships for the students as well. Campus placement or campus interviews are conducted within the institution to provide jobs for the students.

Many Companies such as Microsoft, Google, Kotak, Wipro, etc recruit students through campus placements for required positions. PWC, EY, KPMG, Deloitte and some other big MNCs recruit students from the college. Many students are provided internships with high stipend so that they acquire experience and are required to be skilled for the placements.

The average salary provided by the campus placements are between 3.5L-7.5L range. And the stipend provided during internship is approximately 5000-10000 INR. The students are benefited by this internship through different ways.

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Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Scholarships

The institute provides different Scholarships for the General as well as Reserved Category Students. As the institute is run by Maharashtra Government, many Government Scholarships are also provided to the students. Students are benefited by such scholarships through online application mode which is made available by the institute. Such scholarships provide financial help for the students. The scholarships are based upon the criteria given by the government.

The students belonging to reserved category shall submit following documents along with Free-ship/scholarship forms.

  1. Mark-sheet - attested photocopy.
  2. Ration card - attested photocopy.
  3. Annual income certificate (2015-2016) - attested photocopy.
  4. Non-creamy Layer Certificate - attested photocopy (for OBC, SBC, VJ-NT).
  5. Caste Certificate - attested photocopy (Caste certificates of the students himself/herself is necessary).

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Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Facilities

The institute has all the facilities required for the students. Some of them are as follows-

  • Library- The institute has a well maintained library with more than 50k classical and modern books, journals and encyclopedia. It also has a Language Lab to improve the proficiency in English Language.
  • Computer Lab- The institute provides well maintained and updated computer labs for the students of banking and insurance.
  • Gymnasium Hall- The institute has its own Gymkhana which offers both indoor and outdoor sport amenities such as basketball, volleyball, chess and carrom, etc.
  • Hostel- Hostels are provided for both girls and boys with all the required amenities such as reading room, library, recreation room, sports hall, etc.
  • Auditorium- The institute has its own well maintained and air conditioned auditorium which has capacity to hold 400 people.

The institute also provides common room, conference room, canteen and Wi-Fi connectivity all over the campus.

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Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Faculty

The institute has well experienced and well qualified staff for the courses. Dr. Sangita Yawale is the Principal of the institute who has 32 years of experience.

  • Smt.Firdaus Quadri an Associate Professor as the Head of Economics Department. (Qualification- MA, M.Phil, 25 Years Experience)
  • Dr.Pradeep Pachgade an Associate Professor as the Head of Commerce Department. (Qualification- MCom, MPhil, B.Ed, PhD., 25 Years Experience)
  • Mr.Mahendra Telgote an Assistant Professor as the Head of English Department. (Qualification- MA, SET,NET, 13 Years Experience)
  • Ms.Jharna Kalra an Assistant Professor and Course Coordinator of BMS. (Qualification- MMS, M.Com, 8 Years of Experience)
  • Mr.Syed Mubasher Hasan an Assistant Professor and Course Coordinator of BBI. (Qualification- MBSA, MIRPM, 10 Years of Experience)

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FAQs:

Ques. What are the other colleges in comparison with SCCM?

Ans. Some of the other colleges are HR College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai or Tolani College of Commerce, Mumbai or N. L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai and many more.

Ques. How is the BBI in Banking and Insurance?

Ans. The institute provides the best and updated syllabus with well qualified faculty for the BBI Course.

Ques. What are the documents required to fill the pre-admission form?

Ans. The documents required during the pre-admission form are scanned photograph, signature, all the academic certificates, identity proof and migration certificate (if required).

Ques. What benefits are provided for students who participate in inter-college sport activities?

Ans. Students having participated in inter-collegiate tournaments conducted by the University of Mumbai during that academic year and have been awarded I to VIII position in individual events will get a benefit of 10 grace marks in the respective examination under Rule 0.229- Mumbai University.

Ques. What is the percentage of reservation of seats for the admissions?

Ans. The percentage of reservation of seats for admission to various courses is as per the Government of Maharashtra rules.