IIT Bombay MBA Admission 2020 - Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay will offer MBA admission to Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJMSOM), tentatively from second week of January 2020. IIT Bombay MBA admission 2020 will depend on the CAT score of the candidates. The application procedure for IIT Bombay MBA 2020 admission will be started after the announcement of CAT result 2019. Before filling the application form, candidates must read eligibility criteria of IIT Bombay for MBA programme. Candidates are offered admission to the various programs based on their performance in CAT entrance exam, Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). In this article, candidates will get to know all the details about IIT Bombay MBA admission 2020 exam such as important dates, eligibility criteria, selection process, result etc.
Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJMSOM)
Name of entrance exam which candidates are shortlisted
Common Admission Test (CAT)
Level of Exam
CAT score, WAT and PI
The important dates include complete admission schedule of IIT Bombay MBA admission 2020. The tentatively dates given in the table and will be updated as soon as they are issued by authorities.
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CAT Result 2019
2nd week of January 2020
Start date of online application of MBA programme
3rd week of January, 2020
Last date for applying online
4th week of January, 2020
Release date of Shorlisted candidates list and slot selection
2nd week of February, 2020
Written Ability Test and Personal Interviews
Final list of shortlisted candidates
Candidates must read the eligibility criteria of IIT Bombay for MBA admission. Candidates must fulfil one of the following eligibility criteria to take admission in IIT Bombay in MBA programme.
Candidates must complete a three or four year Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree in any discipline within aggregate 60% marks (55% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) or a minimum CPI of 6.5 (6 in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) out of 10 , from the recognized universities.
CA/ICWA, with a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline having obtained 60% marks (55% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) or a minimum CPI of 6.5 (6 in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) out of 10.
Candidates those appearing for the final degree examination can also apply by providing the graduation degree and mark sheets.
The candidate should appear in CAT 2019 exam and must score minimum given a sectional and overall score to become eligible for admission.
Before starting to fill up the application form of IIT Bombay for MBA programme, candidates should keep the following important details and documents ready with them:
Valid Email Id & Mobile number
Education qualification details
One Identity proof (aadhar card, voter ID card, passport, driving license etc)
Passport size photograph ( jpg/jpeg/png only with size <=40KB )
Signature ( jpg/jpeg/png only with size <=10KB )
Graduation Certificate / Xerox of latest semester mark sheets (for students appearing for the final semester or yet to receive Graduation Certificate) (only on IDF format with size <=500KB )
Caste certificate (If applicable) ( only in PDF format with size <=500KB )
Physically disabled certificate for applicants with a disability. (only in PDF format with size <=500KB )
CAT 2019 scorecard (only in PDF format with size <=500KB )
Debit/Credit cards details while making an online payment
While filling application form of IIT Bombay MBA 2020, candidates should fill all the mandatory details in one go, otherwise, the data will be missed as the session expires in 50 minutes. It is advised that the candidates be fully prepared with all the relevant information/data before starting to fill the online application form.
Candidates can make changes anytime before the final submission of the application form of IIT Bombay MBA admission 2020.
Candidates can download the online application format for future use. Compile all the relevant data required to fill it up, and then proceed to fill up and submit it your online application.
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After declaration of CAT 2019 results, the authority will release the application form of IIT Bombay MBA 2020. The application procedure will be started from 2nd week of January in online mode and can be filled by CAT 2019 qualified candidates only. The last date of application form will be the fourth week of January. The application form filling process will include steps which are given below:
Fill the details
Upload photograph and signature
Candidates applying for MBA 2020 in IIT Bombay need to be clear about the selection process which has been divided into two phases. The two phases are as follows:
Phase 1- Only those candidates are eligible to sit for the Writing Ability Test and interview who qualify CAT 2019.
Phase 2- Candidates who qualify Writing Ability Test and interview conducted by IIT Bombay will be called for counselling.
In the first phase, the eligible candidates will be shortlisted for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) from amongst the candidates, who have applied to the MBA programme. Candidates securing a minimum overall percentile score as well as minimum sectional percentile score in CAT 2019 as mentioned below in a given table, will be considered for shortlisting for WAT/PI process.
Phase 1: Composite score to be used for Shortlisting for WAT (Written Ability Test) and PI (Personal Interview)
The shortlisted candidates selected for this stage will be based on candidate’s composite score of different parameters whose weightages are as mentioned below.
Performance in CAT 2019 (on overall scaled score)
Post Graduation/ Professionals
Note: * 3% weightage will be awarded to female candidates
Phase 2: Final Selection: Merit List preparation
The final Merit list of candidates selected for offering admission to MBA programme at SJMSOM, IIT Bombay will be based on candidate’s composite score of different parameters whose weights are as mentioned below.
CAT 2019 overall percentile score
Personal Interaction (WAT & PI)
As per the previous year fee structure, it is expected to be same fee structure for 2019-21 batch.
Revised fee payable (Rs)
One time at the time of Admission
Graduation Transcript Fees
Student Welfare Fund
Modernisation & Upgradation
(B) Per Semester Fees
Tuition Fee - Statutory fees
Student Benevolent Fund
* Hostel Rent
* Elect. & Water Charges
*Hostel Establ. Charges
$ *Mess Establ. Charges
Student Accident Insurance Fund (SAIF)
** Other specified fees
(C) Refundable Deposits (To be paid at the time Admission)
Institute Security Deposits
Library Security Deposits
Mess Security Deposits
Grand Total (A+B+C)
SC/ST candidates are released from payment of tuition fees
*Students not staying in Hostel are released from the payment of Hostel related Fees.
$ To be increased 10% every year, rounded up in multiples of 50.
**Other Specified fees includes Library, Teaching Aid, Computational Facilities etc.
Students who were permitted Temporary Withdrawal from the programme are required to pay Rs. 2000/ as continuation fee per semester.
In addition, every student has to pay per semester mess advance of Rs.27,000/.
IIT Bombay has recorded a huge increment in the highest package and average package to the final placement of 2019 for the largest batch ever of 110 students. In this year, In 2019, most of the companies visited IIT Bombay for the placement procedure such as Flipkart, Tata Motors, Google, Capgemini, Johnson & Johnson etc who opened up a niche role for the participants. Students were offered prominent roles in the area of BFSI, FMCG/FMCD, Consulting, Manufacturing & Conglomerate, Healthcare & others etc.
Average work experience
No. of Registered candidates for placement
Accenture, Flipkart, GEP, Google, IBM, Mondelez, Nestle, Procter & Gamble, Tata Global etc.
IIT Bombay is one of the top universities in India. Moreover, it was awarded the status of Institute of Eminence by the Government of India. The following are three rankings that SJMSOM participates in, along with its respective rank amongst all business schools in India:
QS World Ranking (Business & Management Studies)
Eduniversal B-school Ranking
SJMSOM has been ranked 5th or higher consistency over the years
NIRF ranking (management category)
SJMSOM started participating in NIRF in 2018
Question: Do we have to choose a specialization in the second year or is it a general MBA?
Answer: It is a general management program. Candidates have the option of choosing electives from SJMSOM as well as other departments in IITB based on their interest.
Question: Is there any Scholarship scheme running for the students of SJMSOM?
Answer: Yes, there are a few scholarships being offered at SJMSOM. Based on the candidate’s performance in the semester exams around 20% of students are a beneficiary of the various scholarships which come from various endowment funds. Besides, a few other scholarships are available centrally from IIT-B. Also, SC and ST candidates are exempted from paying the tuition fees.
Question: What is the total number of seats for a 2019-21 batch?
Answer: The total number of seats this year is 123.
Question: Has the number of seats for general category increased from last year?
Answer: There has been no change in the number of seats for any category.
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