Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune

Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune, Maharashtra, India - 412115


Starting its journey in 1978, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune is one of the renowned business schools in India. It is an integral part of Symbiosis International (Deemed)University. Due to the outstanding academic faculties and results, course facility, and remarkable participation in society, SIBM ranked one of the top 10 B schools in India, was awarded 'Gold' Star by the QS Star University Rating 2018, and was adorned by many top rankings and award.

Courses Offered

SIBM Pune clearly emphasized two-year full-time residential MBA that spans four semesters and includes specializations in marketing, human resource management, finance, and operations management. The program is designed in such a way that it can provide the students with excellent industry exposure and a supportive classroom atmosphere is helpful to polish the students into future leaders. Executive MBA, MBA (Innovation and Entrepreneurship) programs are also available at the college. Admission to SIBM's MBA and EMBA programs is based on a valid SNAP Test result. Applicants who have been shortlisted based on their SNAP results will be invited to participate in a group exercise, a personal interview, and a written ability test.

CourseSectionEligibility criteriaDetails




Finance Management


The candidate must be a graduate with 50% marks and secured a score on the SNAP test.2 years full-time residential program divided into four semesters.

Human Resource Management


Marketing Management


Operations Management


Supply Chain Management


Data Analytics


Innovation & Entrepreneurship


MBA Executive



Bachelor’s Degree from any statutory/recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks

Minimum two-year work experience after graduation.


The 3-year program is divided into five-semester

Course Highlights

● The two-year MBA program was designed in four semesters.

● Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, and Operations and Supply Chain Management are among the four specialties offered by the institute. The MBA program's core courses are listed below each semester.

● For Marketing Core Courses,

1st semester- Consumer Behaviour and Insights, SalesForce, and Channel Management.

2nd semester- Integrated Marketing Communication, Marketing Research, Rural Marketing.

3rd semester-Business to Business Marketing, Brand Management.

4th semester-International Marketing.

● For Human Resource Core Courses,

1st semester-Learning and Development, Labour Laws

2nd semester-Compensation and Reward Management Industrial Relations, Talent Management

3rd semester-Performance Management System, Organizational Development and Change

4th semester-International Human Resource Management

● For Finance Core Courses,

1st semester-Introduction to Financial Markets and Institutions, Financial Econometrics

2nd semester-Corporate Valuation, Security Analysis, and Portfolio Management, Financial Modeling

3rd semester-Fixed Income Markets, Derivative Markets

4th semester-Investment Banking.

● For Operations and Supply Chain Management,

1st semester-Quality Management, Materials Management.

2nd semester-Service Operations Management, Logistics Management, Supply Chain Modeling, and Design.

3rd semester-Operations Strategy and Control, Lean Six Sigma.

4th semester- Enterprise Risk Management.

● The successful completion of the course one can enhance the skill of mastering in the 

center areas of business in view of the present situation.

● They can settle on fruitful choices and conquer significant business challenges by joining subjective and quantitative techniques.

● Search for new business prospects and attempting new things at work is also one of the opportunities that this course offers.

● For MBA executives, there are five semesters throughout three years.

Application Process

The candidate must be a graduate from any recognized University / Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for SC / ST) in Bachelors.

Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but they must secure a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in the qualifying examination.

Applicants must be shortlisted in the SNAP test. According to the SNAP scores they will be invited to the selection process at SIBM, Pune. This stage includes the GD-PI & Written Ability Test (GE-PIWAT).

For an MBA Executive, the candidate must have working experience of two years after graduation and the rest of the application process is the same as an MBA.

Results and Cut-offs

To be admitted in SIBM, Pune the results completely depend on the SNAP test scores. In the year 2020, the cut-offs were 98 percentile and in 2019 it was 96 percentile which was higher than a few IIMs. After that, the performances in the Personal Interviews and Written Ability Test decide the seat in SIBM, Pune.


The latest placement of the 2021-2022 session is really remarkable. In each and every sector-top companies with handsome CTC offers the students of SIBM, Pune. In finance management recruiters from companies like AB InBev, Accenture Strategy & Consulting, HSBC STG, ICICI Bank, IDFC First Bank, InCred, Infosys Consulting, Jio Platforms, LogiNext, McKinsey & Company, PayU, PwC, Relaxo, Thoucentric, Vedanta, Whatfix, among others came and hire the students. The highest CTC in this sector in 2021-2022 is 24 LPA. As well as, in HR management companies like AB InBev, Accenture Solutions, Accenture Strategy & Consulting, Aditya Birla Capital, Cisco, ClearTax, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Reliance Industries, Reliance Nippon Life Insurance, Search Consulting, Shadowfax, Tata Steel, Varroc, Wipro, WNS and Zetwerk have participated in the recruitment program. The highest CTC in this sector is 30 LPA. In the marketing sector also many top companies have participated in the placement program and the highest CTC was, 45 LPA. In sectors Operation management, the highest CTC was 28.80 LPA.

Campus Facilities

SIBM offers the students access to cutting-edge technology. These facilities contribute significantly to vibrant campus life and provide an ideal setting for intellectual endeavors. Apart from that they also provide the central library, auditorium, conference hall, canteen, health care center, and recreational activities area for students.

Alumni Network

As alumni are the reflection of the institute, SIBM Pune values its alumni relationships and has created a portal called ALMACONNECT.com to connect current SIBM Pune students with the institute's outstanding and established alumni. The following are some of the institute's notable alumni.

1. Coca-Cola India's Commercial and Marketing Director, Ajay Konale

2. Dabur International Ltd.'s Head of Trade Marketing, Anuj Malhotra

3. Nidhi Sharma is the Director of India. Ernst & Young's Corporate HR Leader

4. L'Oreal India Pvt. Ltd. 's Suhas Lakhamade is the National Sales Manager.


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