SIMSR Admission 2021: Eligibility, Cut Off, Selection, Online Form, Score Accepted

SIMSR Admission 2021: Eligibility, Cut Off, Selection, Online Form, Score Accepted

ByAditi Joshi  |  Updated on: Jul 29, 2021
SIMSR 2021 Details below intended to give Highlights, Admission, Eligibility Criteria, Cutoff, Courses, Fees, Scholarships, Facilities
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SIMSR Admission 2021

KJ SIMSR MBA admission 2021, in Mumbai, closed on February 7, 2021, with a total of 600 students in its 9 MBA programmes, various executive, part-time and doctoral programmes in the field of Management. KJ SIMSR admission process is entrance-based with the exception of a part-time MBA. After the successful placement drive of 2019-2021, the admission process for KJ SIMSR MBA admissions and other courses is at full throttle.

SIMSR Admission 2021-23

SIMSR admissions are for full-time MBA programmes, part-time MBA admissions, E-MBA, MCA, and PhD in Management. Candidates must fulfil the minimum eligibility criteria before filling the application form which is available as SIMSR MBA Online Admission on the official site of the institute.

Apply for Admission to KJ SIMSR

  • For admission in SIMSR MBA 2021-23, candidates must have a valid score in NMAT, CAT, XAT, CMAT, or GMAT, after which a final round of Personal Interview and Case Analysis will be conducted. Based on the performance, the candidate will be selected.
  • For admissions in KJ SIMSR MCA, the candidate must hold a valid score in SET or MAH MCA CET.
  • For final admissions in SIMSR part-time MBA, candidates need to go through a mandatory PI round to clear it.
  • For admissions in SIMSR E-MBA, besides scoring well in CAT, XAT, CMAT, or GMAT, candidates need to work on their SOP and individual profiles.
  • For admissions in SIMSR PhD, candidates must have a valid score in the PET exam conducted by Somaiya Vidyavihar University.

SIMSR Admission Dates 2021

Here are the relevant dates as specified by SIMSR MBA admission 2021:


7 Feb 2021

Last date of submission of the application form

16 Feb 2021

Shortlisting for CA-PI and Profile-based shortlisting

17 - 22 Feb 2021

Online Uploading of the document and Slot selection for CA-PI

27 Feb 2021-

18 Mar 2021

CA and PI process after selection in SIMSR MBA Admission Test

25 - 28 Mar 2021

Preference for course selection

Nov 2021

Cat 2021 exam

3 Jan 2021

XAT 2021 exam

31 Mar 2021

CMAT 2021 exam

Mar 25, 2021

Declaration of Result

May 1, 2021

Offer Letters From

Jun 19, 2021

Inauguration of the programme (Tentative)

Jun 20, 2021 - Jul 4, 2021

Commencement of Induction Programme (Tentative)

Jul 5, 2021

Programme commencement (Tentative)

SIMSR Admission Eligibility Criteria 2021

Let us look at the SIMSR Admission Eligibility Criteria 2021 and the number of seats allocated to relevant PG courses in SIMSR:


SIMSR Admission Criteria           



MBA Admission Eligibility Criteria:

a) Cleared graduation in any discipline.

b) Students should have appeared for and achieved a valid score in CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, or NMAT.

c) Valid scores of GMAT of the last 3 years will also be accepted.

MBA seats - 240

MBA Streams - Finance Management, Financial Services, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management Part-Time, Information Management Part-Time, Integrated Marketing Communications, International Business, Marketing Management, Retail Management – 60 seats each course

HR Management and Sports Management – 30 seats for each course

MBA Executive

a) Cleared graduation in any discipline.

b) Students should have appeared for and achieved a valid score in CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, or NMAT.

c) Valid scores of GMAT of the last 3 years will also be accepted.

d) After graduation, a minimum of 5 years is mandatory.

30 seats


a) The candidate should have cleared graduation in any field with at least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent. 

b) Mathematics should be one of the mandatory subjects at 10+2 or graduation level examination. 

c) Students in their final year can also apply.

60 seats

SIMSR Reservation Criteria 2021

Candidates must complete the MBA admission criteria very carefully as no change will be permitted once the registration process is complete.

  • For PGDM – there is an NRI quota and a handicapped or physically challenged quota.
  • For MMS – there is SC, ST, OBC, and General quota.

Total 480 seats are available for PGDM and 120 available for MMS.



Scheduled Caste (SC)


Scheduled Tribe (ST)


Other Backward Classes (NC-OBC)


Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)


Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwD)


The categories of disability are:

  1. Blindness and low vision
  2. Deaf and hard of hearing
  3. Locomotor disability and acid attack victims
  4. Intellectual disability, specific learning disability, autism, mental illness, and multiple disabilities

SIMSR Admission Process 2021

Here are the various parameters involved in SIMSR's MBA admission procedure 2021-23:

KJ SIMSR offers 2 year MBA programme in 5 major specialization areas, along with MBA in Integrated Marketing Communication, HR, Financial Services, Retail Management, Health Care Management, IB, Sports Management, and DS & A.

KJ SIMSR MBA Admission Process

Step 1: Appear for NMAT, CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT.

Step 2: Candidates are shortlisted for CA and PI.

Step 3: The Case Analysis and Personal Interview will be conducted virtually.

Step 4: Results will be declared for final selection, after which the students will go for their course selections.

Step 5: Candidates will be given final admission.

Selection Parameters for KJ SIMSR MBA Admission Process

Selection Parameters


Qualifying Exam


Personal Interview


Group Discussion


Past Academic Records




Past Records


 Expected Cut-Offs for KJ SIMSR MBA Admission Process

Entrance Exam

Expected Cut off

CAT 2020

80-85 percentile

XAT 2021

80-85 percentile



CMAT 2021

85-90 percentile

NMAT 2020

85-90 percentile

 SIMSR MBA Eligibility Criteria and Seat Intake

MBA Core Specialisations

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria



A bachelor's degree of 3 years minimum

and 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA

Human Resource



Data Science

Course Name

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

MBA in International Business

60 each

A bachelor's degree of 3 years minimum and 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA

MBA in Retail Management

MBA in Financial Services

MBA in Integrated Marketing Communication

MBA in Health Care Management

30 each

MBA in Human Resources

MBA in Sports Management

MBA in Data Science & Analytics

KJ SIMSR Admission 2021: Part-Time MBA, E-MBA

KJ SIMSR also offers a 3-year part-time MBA in 4 specializations and a 15-month E-MBA programme to the candidates.

Selection Parameters for KJ SIMSR Part-time MBA Admission Process

Step 1 – Online Application to be filled by the candidate

Step 2 – Document Verification

Step 3 – Personal Interview

Step 4 – Announcement of selected candidates

Step 5 – Sending an invite to the selected candidates

Step 6 – Candidates need to pay and register themselves for the part-time course.

SIMSR Part-time MBA Eligibility Criteria and Seat Intake

MBA (Part-Time)


Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

Finance Management

60 each

·         Graduation in any field from a recognized university.

·         Minimum 2 years of work experience at the executive or supervisory level

HR Management

Information Management

Marketing Management

 SIMSR E-MBA Eligibility Criteria and Seat Intake


Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

MBA-Executive (EMBA)

30 seats + 15% supernumerary seats

Qualifying exam: NMAT, CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT

- A UG degree from a well-known university

- Minimum five years of work experience after graduation

 SIMSR MCA Eligibility Criteria and Seat Intake

Course Name

Seat Intake

Eligibility Criteria

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)


Qualifying exam: SET MCA, MAH MCA CET.

A 3-year UG degree with at least 50% aggregate from an AIU or AICTE recognized university

 SIMSR PhD. Eligibility Criteria and Seat Intake



Eligibility Criteria

Operations & Supply Chain Management

Qualifying exam: PhD. Entrance Test (PET)

- Students possessing MSc, MA, M. Com, MPhil, MTech, or a master’s degree from a recognized university with over 55% aggregate 

- Students with CSIR scholarship or UGC NET-JRF can also apply

- Candidates need to possess a high level of commitment and a thorough understanding of their proposed subject to pursue research

Finance Banking


Data Science & Technology

General Management


Business Analytics

Education Management

Human Resources Management

SIMSR College Exam Admission FAQs

  • The details about the important dates are mentioned below:


    Tentative Dates for SIMSR E-MBA Session 2021

    PI dates (E-MBA)

    Can happen over zoom

    Last date for an online application form

    30-Jul-2021 (E-MBA)

    Inauguration of E-MBA programme

    03-Sep-2021 (Tentative)

  • Approximate KJ SIMSR, fees, and eligibility are given below:


    Rs. 7.82 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


    M.C. A

    Rs. 2.49 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)



    Rs. 8.17 Lakhs (Total Fees)

    Graduation with 50%


    Rs. 1 Lakh (1st Year Fees)


    M.M. S

    Rs. 3.32 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


  • Some vital parameters are:



    Course duration

    2 years

    Application fee

    Rs 2,850 along with Transaction charges

    Tuition fee

    Rs 7.81 lakh (1st year)

    Hostel fee

    Rs 1.63 lakh (for triple sharing)

    Rs 2.32 lakh (for double sharing)

    Admission criteria

    CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT, or NMAT score + CA+ PI

    Number of specializations

    MBA Core: 5

    Specialized MBA programmes: 8

  • Given below are the application fees for all the PG programmes:

    Course Name

    Application Fee (in Rs)


    Rs 2,850


    Rs 2,850

    Part-time MBA

    Rs 2,000


    Rs 1,500

  • SIMSR has a big college campus with world-class amenities, AC Rooms, seminar halls, well-furnished buildings, medical facilities. Moreover, the hostels are equipped with free wi-fi and internet, and many more for students.


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