Is sibm bangalore good to join

Updated On - November 19th, 2019

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management or popularly known as SIBM Bangalore offers MBA in various specializations. The college also offers an MBA Executive program for working professionals for a duration of two and a half years. MBA admission is based on an entrance test namely- SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test).

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SIBM Bangalore Highlights 

Established year2008
Institute typePrivate
Approved byAICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) and NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council)
Application modeOnline
Ranking23rd position in TOI’s entire India B-School ranking
LocationElectronics City, Phase-1, Hosur Road Bangalore

SIBM Bangalore Courses 

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM-B) Bangalore offers the following specializations under MBA:

  • General
  • Family Managed Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Business Analytics
  • Quantitative Finance

Eligibility Criteria

  • The minimum eligibility to apply for the programs mentioned above is Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST).
  • For MBA Executive, candidates must have a Graduate degree from a recognized university with a minimum 3-year of working experience.

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Reservation Policy

The Institute has reserved the following seats for various categories:

  • 15% – Scheduled Caste (ST)
  • 7.5% – Scheduled Tribes (ST)
  • 3% – Differently Abled
  • 15% – International Students
  • 2 seats – Kashmiri Migrants

SIBM Bangalore MBA Admission

The application form can be filled online by visiting the official website of the institute. The registration for the MBA program is also done in online mode. There are 180 seats available for this program.  The selection is done on the basis of SNAP followed by a personal interview. Qualified candidates in the entrance exam will be called for the interview round. The final selection is based on overall performance. Final selection is done on the basis of the SNAP score followed by the performance in Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interview (PI) and Writing Ability Test (WAT).

Tabulated below is the weightage for the final merit list for admission in MBA:

SNAP Score out of 150 scaled down to 5050
Group Exercise (GE)10
Personal Interaction (PI)30
Writing Ability Test (WAT)10

Read more: SIBM Bangalore Admission

SIBM Bangalore Scholarship

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management offers scholarships to deserving and meritorious students enrolled in postgraduate programs. Under this scheme, the institute will provide 50% of the tuition fee of the program in a form of fee waiver. To be eligible for this, a student must maintain a minimum GPA of 7.50. The award of merit scholarship for PG programs shall be announced every year by the University.

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SIBM Bangalore Placements 

SIBM Bangalore offers placement in four different sectors i.e. marketing, finance, operations, and human resource management. The highest number of candidates placed in the marketing sector. The below graph represents complete sector-wise placement.

Placement Highlights 2019

Highest CTC (International)AED 102,000
Highest CTC (Domestic)INR 28.26 LPA
Average CTCINR 9.79 LPA
Median CTCINR 10 LPA
Total number of companies200+
Number of PPO/PPIs offered45

The list of recruiters include names like Amazon, Airtel, Maruti Suzuki India Limited, Capgemini, TVS Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Deloitte, Federal Bank, Credit Sunrise, Flipkart, HDFC Life, H&M, BYJU’s, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Zomato, etc.

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About SIBM Bangalore

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM-B) Bangalore, was established in 2008 as a constituent of Symbiosis International University with the aim of imparting world-class education to students and transforming them into top-notch leaders of the corporate world. Symbiosis is one of India’s leading private coeducational institutions.

SIBM Bangalore FAQs

Ques. Which is better SIBM Bangalore or SIBM Pune?

Ans. Both of the management institutes functions under the same umbrella, but SIBM Pune is the flagship institute of Symbiosis International University. On the other hand, SIBM Bangalore is one of the newest members.

Ques. How is SIBM Bangalore in terms of placement?

Ans. In terms of placement, SIBM Bangalore is known to follow an increasing trend every year. The average package for the final placement is 9.79 LPA with a highest CTC of INR 28.26 LPA. In addition, the Bangalore branch is an emerging one with a good reputation among the corporates. 

Ques. How is life at SIBM Bangalore?

Ans. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management. Bangalore is the first establishment of Symbiosis University outside Maharashtra. The quality of education is good with lots of visiting faculty members from IIMs and other reputed colleges of India. The curriculum is well designed and covered well with lots of internal assessments and assignments. On the infrastructure front, the college has a well equipped library with a good large mix of books and subscriptions to lots of magazines and industry databases.