SPJIMR: Admission, Fees, Eligibility, and Placements

Updated on 3rd June 2023 | 1:24 pm | #SPJIMR

SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, also known as SP Jain or SPJIMR, is a private non-profit PG management institute located in Mumbai, India. It was established in 1981, under the wing of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. Inaugurated by the then British Prime Minister Hon'ble Margret Thatcher, SP Jain became one of the top ten B-schools of India by 1994-95.

According to NIRF 2022, SPJIMR ranks at 21 in the All India Management Category while Business Today places it at rank 1 in the All India Private B-school category. On an international level, SPJIMR ranks 29 in Asia as per the QS Global MBA Ranking 2023.

The institute is located on a forty-five-acre campus in Mumbai also known as the commercial hub of India. SPJIMR provides various full-time and part-time management courses. It is also equipped with all the infrastructure and facilities which include hostels, Wi-Fi, cafeterias, and spacious recreation spots.

SPJIMR Mumbai Courses Offered

SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) was established in 1981 in Mumbai. Inaugurated by the then British Prime Minister Hon'ble Margret Thatcher, SP Jain became one of the top ten B-schools of India by 1994-95. SPJIMR is located in the western suburbs of Andheri in Mumbai at a 45-acre sprawling campus. SPJIMR is an autonomous management institute which offers several short term and long term programs. Courses offered by the institution are:

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Business Management (PGDM-BM) 
  • Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)
  • Post Graduate Management Programme for Women (PGMPW)
  • Global Management Programme (GMP)
  • Post Graduate Family Managed Business (PGFMB) Programme
  • Post Graduate Executive Management Programme (PGEMP)
  • Post Graduate Programme in General Management (PGPGM)
  • Post Graduate Programme in Development Management (PGPDM)
  • Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
  • Start Your Business (SYB)
  • Grow Your Business (GYB)
  • Management Development Programmes (MDPs)

SPJIMR Mumbai Fees Structure & Eligibility

Courses

Total Fees

Eligibility

PGDM

INR 20.42 lakhs

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 50 percent aggregate
  • CAT or GMAT scores
  • For freshers and professionals with a max of 5 years of work ex.

PGDM-BM

INR 20.75 lakhs

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 50 percent aggregate
  • CAT or GMAT scores
  • For freshers and professionals with a maximum of 5 years of work ex.

PGPM

INR 23.5 lakhs

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 50 percent aggregate
  • CAT or GMAT scores
  • For professionals with a minimum of 3 years of work ex.

SPJIMR PGDM Cut-off

SPJIMR CAT Cut-off

Component

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC)

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)

Quantitative Ability (QA)

Overall

Weightage/Percentile

75

75

75

85

SPJIMR GMAT Cut-off

Component

Verbal

Quantitative

Overall

Weightage/Percentile

75

75

85

SPJIMR PGDM Admission Process

The application forms for the program open in September every year and close in November of the same year. The application fee is INR 2000 (subject to change). Here are the steps that take place in the admission of SPJIMR:

  • Fill in the application form and pay the fee
  • Appear for the CAT/GMAT exam
  • Candidates are shortlisted based on their profiles which are divided into two categories: profiles based (phase 1) and profile-cum-score based (phase 2).
  • Students are shortlisted in the first phase based on their academic performance, eligibility cutoff in the entrance test, work experience, and extracurricular activities and accomplishments.
  • Phase 2 is held after the entrance exam becomes available. The shortlist is based on profile and performance in the exam.
  • Shortlisted aspirants must appear for an interview.
  • The final selection of the students is prepared on the basis of composite scores such as the candidate’s profile, academic performance, entrance test scores, work experience (if any), and performance in the two stages of group interviews.

SPJIMR PGDM Batch Profile (2022-2024)

The PGDM batch comprises 295 students, here is an overview of the profile of the bath including gender diversity and educational qualifications.

SPJIMR 2022-2024: Gender Diversity

SPJIMR 2022-2024: Educational Background

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SPJIMR PGDM Placements 2021-23

In the 2023 placements, 63 companies participated in the campus placements and 112 pre-placement offers were made. Given below are statistics of the placements and some of the top recruiters that arrived on campus.

SPJIMR Mumbai Placement Statistics 2023

Particulars

PGDM Placement Report (2022)

PGDM Placement Report (2023)

Highest Package

Rs. 53.16 LPA

Rs. 77.88 LPA (International)

Rs. 67.50 LPA (Domestic)

Average Package

Rs. 32.06 LPA

Rs. 33.02 LPA

Median Package

Rs. 30.10 LPA

Rs. 32.89 LPA

Number of PPOs

123

47 percent of the batch obtained PPOs

New Recruiters

33

42

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