Admissions 2008 : SP Jain Institute of Management & Research

The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is a two-year, full time, residential programme. The programme offers specializations in finance, operations, marketing and information management and is ranked among the top ten in the country. The emphasis of the programme is to develop in the candidate the ability to translate theory into practice. It aims at promoting an inquiring & analytical mind, which proactively seeks the right knowledge, acquires the appropriate skills and promotes the right attitude to develop capabilities needed to manage enterprises in the twenty-first century. This programme is now in its 25th year and has a number of successful alumni in senior positions across the industry.

The SPJIMR Advantage SPJIMR is not affiliated to any university and is completely autonomous. This status has given the institute the ability to utilize academic freedom to develop trend-setting educational programmes and pedagogic processes with long-term benefits for all stakeholders. SPJIMR also has entrepreneurial agility that has made it the only self-financed institute to be among the top ten in the country.

The guiding philosophy of SPJIMR is influencing practice, here and now and promoting value based growth. The Institute has an enviable track record of recognizing the needs of the society and quickly and aptly responding by offering high quality relevant programmes. And, to cap it all, SPJIMR has the locational advantage of being in Mumbai, the commercial capital of the country.

Admissions Process Applications are to be made online only. The Application processing fee is Rs.1000 and can be paid by Credit Card or Demand Draft favouring ‘S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research’. The draft should be sent to the Admissions Coordinator. Payment can also be made at cash collection counters.

  • Centres of IMS Learning Resources Private Limited ( Click here for the list of IMS Centres)
  • Cerebral Heights

Selection Process:Test score: CAT 2007 or XAT 2008 or GMAT (taken in 2007). This year SPJIMR will have the interview process scheduled during December 2007 through March 2008. Since the interviews commence before the CAT2007/XAT2008 results are declared, the short listing for the first round of interview will be on the basis of academic performance, versatility in extra-curricular activities and relevant work experience. Candidates who clear the first round will appear for a second round on the same day. However, the minimum score required to get the final offer is 85 percentile in CAT2007/XAT2008 or a score of 680 in GMAT taken in 2007.

Interviews before the declaration of CAT results will be held in Mumbai only. Interviews after the CAT results will be held at other locations too, which will be announced shortly.

Please note: All admissions to SPJIMR are strictly on merit basis. There is no management quota. The entire admission process is on qualification basis and no intervention is possible. DO NOT PAY ANY MONEY to people promising you admission at SPJIMR. Please bring such claimants to our notice for strict action.

PGDM (2 year Program) Batch starting June 2008
Last date of application November 30th, 2007
Intimation of Shortlisting To be intimated later
Interviews To be intimated later


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