Your own most trusted and no.1 MBA Platform when it comes to credibility among MBA Aspirants and Alumni of top B Schools, Career Anna, brings to you the flagship B School Profile Series in a revamped format in 2019. Today we bring to you SIBM Pune Review 2019. SIBM Pune has been consistently among top 18 B Schools in Career Anna B School Rankings.

SIBM Pune Review 2017

SIBM Pune Review 2019

SIBM Pune was established in 1978, in the beautiful city of Pune; very close to the commercial capital of the country, Mumbai. The essential strong pillars of SIBM Pune are its illustrious alumni, exemplary students, full time faculty and numerous visiting faculty members from the corporate and industry. 


There are 26 full time faculty at SIBM Pune and more than 80% of them are either PhDs and MBAs from top institutes. Among specialisations, the majority of these faculty have Marketing followed by Finance as their specialisation. However, overall the number is less when compared to a 10-15 ranked top B School.

Prominent Courses


A two years full time MBA programme giving the options to specialise in Marketing, Finance, Operations and Human Resources (Admission through SNAP)

MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

A two year full time MBA programme in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. (Admission through SNAP)

Prominent Alumni

Name Designation Organisation
Mr.Melwyn Rego Managing Director & Chief Executive Director Bank Of India 
Mr.Promod Mahatme Vice President Human Resource Wipro
Mr. Vinoo Thimmaya Director – HR Honeywell
Mr. Ravi Khanna CEO – Solar Power Business Group Aditya Birla Group
Mr. Vikas Joshi  Joint President – HR Adani Group of Companies
Mr.Ashish Bagga Group Chief Executive Officer India Today Group
Mr.Prince Augustin Executive Vice President Group Human Capital & Leadership Development Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Mr.Prakash Wakankar Chief Executive Officer Mahindra retail Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Harish Vasudevan Global Marketing IBM
Mr.Shilip Kumar President Henkel India
Mr. Anupam Verma Chief Operating Officer Tata Teleservices Ltd
Ms. Joyeeta Chatterjee Chief – Human Resources OLX
Mr. Amit Prakash Head HR – India Marico Industries

SIBM Pune Fee

SIBM Pune fee for MBA Programme stands at approximately INR 18.25 lac, which is around the median fee of top B Schools these days. 

MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship programme has fee around INR 14.75 lac approximately.

SIBM Pune Placement Figures


  • Median: INR 12.5 lpa
  • Highest: INR 24 lpa (Domestic)
  • Average INR:  Rs. 15.02 lpa

SIBM Pune Admission Process

Initial shortlist is based purely on the basis of SNAP Score. SNAP is the exam conducted by SIU for the admission to different colleges under Symbiosis University.

Next round of admission process consists of Group Exercise, Writing Ability Test and Personal Interview, to be held in January – February. 

SBI Pune Number of Seats

Approximate intake is 180 for the flagship MBA Course and 40 for MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program.

SIBM Pune Past Cutoffs

Cutoff for MBA program is around 98 percentile in SNAP for General category, which ranges in 105-112 marks out of 180, as per the trends of last 3 years. Do not miss preparing from the Best Selling SNAP COURSE HERE.

SIBM Pune 2016 Cut off

Category SNAP Cut off
Open 98.0147
SC 71.0776
ST 35.0997
DA 40.7579
KM 88.6704

SIBM Pune Deadlines for 2018-20 Admissions

One needs to apply for SIBM Pune separately, over and above filling the SNAP Exam form.

Last Date to Register for SNAP  24th November 2018
Last Date to Pay Fees for SNAP  24th November 2018
SIBM Pune Application Starts 10th August 2018
Last Date to Apply to  SIBM Pune 13th December 2018
Last Date to make payment to SIBM Pune 15th December 2018


SIBM Pune Career Anna Rating

Career Anna rates SIBM Pune 7.5 on the scale of 10. For Marketing, we rate SIBM Pune at 8.5 on the scale of 10.

SIBM Pune scores over other colleges in the same league, especially the ones like NMIMS Mumbai, owing to reasonable fee coupled with a smaller batch size, due to which the median package of the institute remains high.

Also, SIBM Pune is rated high in Marketing as a specialisation and in HR, it comes in top 5 institutes.

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