Frequently Asked Questions

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Why JBIMS?

An Institute founded 50 years ago, JBIMS is considered to be unique in management education as it is firmly rooted in the local soil and capable of articulating the Indian ethos. It is ranked in the league of premier management institutes such as the Indian Institute Of Management (IIM’s), Xavier Labour Relation Institute (XLRI) and Faculty Of Management Studies (FMS). We are in the process of scaling new heights in the management education having been ranked in Asia’s Top 25 business schools by Asia Inc.

The proximity of Bajaj with the commercial hub of India – Mumbai serves as an added advantage. This translates into the symbiotic affiliation with the corporate magnets, equipping the students with business acumen to become tomorrow’s leaders. Besides the regular curriculum, the students are also involved in co-curricular activities like inter business school competitions, research projects conducted by the institute and are constantly interacting with the industry, thus strengthening their practical orientation and developing them into future business managers.

What are the courses offered and admission process at JBIMS?

Click here for full time MMS course details.

Click here  for full time MSc Finance course details.

Click here for part time course information.

Click here for doctoral programme information.

What is the total number of seats for full time course at JBIMS?

Total seats = 120

When do I apply?

Generally an advertisement inviting applications for the MMS/MSC Finance full-time program is put up in the leading newspapers a month or two before the exam.

Are there any hostel facilities?

JBIMS students get hostel facilities in the hostels of University of Mumbai, but these hostel accommodations are limited to Outside Mumbai students.

Does work experience act as an add-on in getting admitted to the institute?

Apart from score, evaluation criteria from this year will take into account complete personality of the candidate, which includes various parameters like extra-curriculars, other significant achievements, etc., though work –ex is also a component of this but if a fresher has other substantial credentials, he/she can cover up in other parameters. Work-ex alone would not be the deciding criteria.

What are the activities at JBIMS that add value?

Some of the salient activities that nurture talent at JBIMS include

  • Clubs
  • Mentorship Program
  • Participation in intra and inter collegiate competitions including over-night case studies.

What is a normal day at JBIMS?

Our day normally starts as early as 7 a.m. and goes on as late as 10 p.m. with a mixture of academic and extra-curricular inputs. The day becomes all the more hectic with surprise tests, presentations, projects and discussions on corporate case studies. Additionally enthusiastic students also hone their skills by volunteering in committees & clubs and participating in inter-collegiate competitions

What are the placements at JBIMS?

For placement updates visit the placements section.

Do you run any autonomous courses?

JBIMS has attained an autonomous status and starting with 2015-17 admission process for full time courses will be conducted by the institute.

How do I get admitted into JBIMS pursuing my present job?

Working professionals are encouraged to join the part-time programme at the institute. For more information on the part-time courses click here.