IIT Bombay, founded in 1958, has established itself as a premier world class teaching and research institution in technology and interdisciplinary programmes. About twenty percent of its alumni are entrepreneurs- many of them first generation. The pre-eminence of the Institute is evident from its varied and effective academic programmes for manpower development to meet the rapidly changing needs of the Organizations.

Shailesh J Mehta School of Management

To promote interdisciplinary learning and to keep up with the changing environment, IIT Bombay established its management school in 1995 with the objective of transforming professionals with technological background to "Renaissance Leaders" of tomorrow. In the year 2000, the school was renamed as Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, in honor of Dr. Shailesh J. Mehta, a distinguished alumnus of IIT Bombay and a generous contributor to the school. The School Of Management already leads the way in preparing its Graduates to respond to the new challenges by drawing on the varied intellectual resources of IIT Bombay and providing an outstanding and innovative program in management education. 

 Master of Management (Full time)

The School Of Management through its flagship Master of Management (M.Mgmt) programme seeks to develop managers for an integrated understanding of all business functions. The rigorous curriculum of the Master of Management programme has a judicious blend of courses that provide an in-depth understanding of the operational and strategic aspects of management.

One unique feature of the program is that apart from the regular courses on Finance, Accounting, Operations and HR, SJM SOM prepares for technology management with core courses like Technology Policy, R&D Management and Managing technology transfer.

Selection Procedure
In order to ensure a high quality of intake to the Master of Management (MMgt.) programme, SJM SOM has a rigorous two-tier selection procedure to make sure that only the most deserving candidates are selected for the programme.
It includes:
 Written test - Joint Management Entrance Test (JMET)
 Group Discussion & Personal Interview
GATE office, on behalf of 6 IITs and IISc, organizes the Joint Management Entrance Test (JMET). Forms for JMET are issued in September each year and the test is conducted in December. Selected candidates are invited for Group Discussion and Personal Interview which is conducted in the month of March.

Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent) in Engineering with First Class or Post Graduate Degree in Science with First Class. Candidates with or without work experience can apply. Candidates appearing for final year degree examination can also apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be admitted provisionally, provided they complete all the requirements for the qualifying degree at the time of joining the course. Candidates sponsored by their parent organizations are also eligible to apply. Such candidates are supposed to have full financial support from their sponsoring agency.

Application Procedure

Candidates desirous of applying to SJMSOM have to fill in two forms,
1. JMET Application Form and
2. Shailesh J Mehta School of Management Admission Form.

For complete application procedure kindly log on to their website www.som.iitb.ac.in

Expenses and Fees
The total fees for the four semesters is Rs.191231/-

Doctoral Programme in Management (Ph.D. Degree)

The Doctoral Programme of the institute which is equivalent  to PhD  prepares the students for careers in teaching and research. The academic programme leading to the PhD degree is broad-based and involves a minimum  course credit requirement and research thesis. The institute also encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision  and interdisciplinary group activities. The presence of a strong research oriented faculty provides excellent opportunities for such programme. The Institute undertakes sponsored research and development projects from the industrial and other organizations in the public as well as private sector.

As a result of the sound research base and extensive infrastructural facilities available, the institute offers PhD programmes in  strategic management, technology management, financial management and operations management.

Admission Procedure
Advertisements for admission to Ph.D. program are given in major newspapers and applications are invited twice a year for Autumn (July) and Spring (January) semesters.The admission is offered on the basis of an interview held usually a month before the commencement of the semester for which admission is sought. The interview may be supplemented by a written test, if necessary.

Successful candidates are sent admission letters and they are supposed to join prior to a date set by IIT. Upon admission students have to complete minimum course requirements, before commencing with their doctoral research under the guidance of a supervisor and a research progress committee.

The candidate should qualify on any one of the following criteria:
  B.E./ B.Tech or equivalent with first class (55% for SC/ST) and minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience. M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent degree with first class at graduation and post graduation level (55% for SC/ST)
  M.Sc./M.A./M.Com or equivalent with first class (55 % for SC/ST) at graduation and post graduation levels, and minimum 2 years of relevant work experience.
  Master of Management/M.B.A. or equivalent with first class at graduation and post graduation levels (55% for SC/ST).

Application Procedure
You are required to obtain an application form for admission to the PhD programme from the Deputy Registrar, IIT Bombay. The cost of application is Rs.300/- for General candidates and Rs.150/- for SC/ST candidates. Please write to him enclosing a demand draft for the prescribed amount in favour of REGISTRAR, IIT  Bombay drawn on SBI, IIT Powai Branch. You are also required to send a self addressed envelope of size 27cms*12 cms, affixed with stamp of Rs.16 along with the request for the application form.

Please send the applications for admission forms to
Deputy Registrar (Academic),
IIT Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai - 400076

You can also get the application form issued at the counter, and submit the completed application forms at the counter.
More information on the Doctoral Programmes at SJMSOM can be obtained at
Tel :- (022) 2576 7066, 7045, 7044
E-mail : admissions@som.iitb.ac.in

Research Areas
  Strategic Management
  Technology Management
  Manufacturing Management and Manufacturing Strategy, Quality and productivity Management.
  R&D Management, Project Management, Management of Innovation, Management of Information Technology, Management of Infrastructure and Public policy.
  General management, Marketing Management, Financial Management, Human Resource management and Economics

Expenses and Fees
Rs. 12,000 per semester (approx)
The fees includes admission fees, tuition, hostel room rent and expenditure for other activities. Mess expenses would amount to about Rs. 1500 per month. Fellows are also entitled for various scholarships of amount approx Rs. 10,000 per month.

Executive Education (Management Development Programmes)

The Management Development Programmes (MDPs) conducted by the School are aimed towards developing and maintaining a strong interface with industry. They also enable the School to identify the current trends in business processes.

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