Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management


Rank: 16

College: Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management

Location: Mumbai

Year Established: 1995


Exam: CAT

Summary: Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (popularly known as SJMSOM or simply SOM) is a public business school and part of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. SJMSOM was established in 1995.  In 2000, the school was renamed to Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, in honor of Dr. Shailesh J. Mehta. The head of school is Prof S.Bhargava. Prof G.K. Adil, Prof Karuna Jain, Dr. Anand Patwardhan and Dr. Mangesh Korgaonkar (aka MGK) preceded Prof. Bhargava as the directors of the school.

Courses at SJMSOM

The School flagship program is the Master of Management (M.Mgmt) degree, a two-year course. Doctoral Programme in Management – PhD Degree, Management Development Programme – For Corporate Executives also available.

Admission to SJMSOM

Admission to the full time MBA is done through the CAT – Common Admission Test. Based on CAT’s results, candidates are shortlisted and called for an in-person evaluation which includes a Group Discussion and a Personal Interview.

Criteria & Weightage

  • CAT Score- 20%
  • Interview- 44% (Writing skills – 10% + PI – 34%)
  • Profile- 36%