Are You Planning to pursue MBA ?

Searching for MBA colleges, Deciding which specialization is suitable, 100% Placement or Not, Highest Packages, Industry requirements, Peer Pressure, Fees, Low CAT scores …These were some of many problems I faced 7 Years back.

Its important you connect with someone legit to mentor you to the right path. 

Is MBA Really Worth It?

Is MBA really worth it? The answer is Yes and No.

In one line, if you aspire to be a management consultant or take up a Leadership role 5-10 Years down the line, its a  Yes. Most big firms or say Big 4 companies prefer to hire MBA from reputed companies for role of Management consultant.  MANAGEMENT JOBS ARE FUTURE PROOF BECAUSE IT REQUIRES INTERPERSONAL SKILLS, EQ AND EXPERIENCE. Its not something that can be automated or outsourced.

Lets Explore Few Private Colleges.

Pune and Mumbai

  • ASM Institute of Business Management and Research(IBMR) , Pune

    Established in 1983, the Audyogik Shikshan Mandal (ASM) Group of Institutes has completed 35 years in the field of education. Through this period, ASM has persistently provided the corporate world with well prepared professionals. This history of excellence has been validated by the fact that ASM has consistently been ranked amongst the top B-Schools in India. The faculty of ASM comprises of the best in industry and academia The faculty members for the course are a rich blend of Academicians, industry practitioners teaching faculty and mentors from industry. ASM boasts of a strong alumni base of 66000+ graduates in leading corporates, who are very closely associated with the institute for placements & industry interfacing

  • ISME, Mumbai

    ISME is a revolutionary academic ecosystem with a focus on creative thinking and design led innovation. We invest in students to help them do more and challenge their entrepreneurial minds. With our state-of-the-art facilities, proximity to industry and strong international alliances, we provide students the best chance to succeed.

  • Dr DY Patil Institute of Management & Research

    Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Management & Research (DYPIMR), Pimpri, was established in 1994. It is an Institute for students who want to pursue MBA degree. The institute is situated in Pimpri, which is in the outskirts of Pune city. Since its inception, the Institute has burgeoned expotentially and today it has reached the pinnacle of academic excellence. The institute integrates knowledge, research, industry experience and international exposure to offer comprehensive management programs. Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Management & Research, Pimpri, Pune has recently been accorded an “A” grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with CGPA of 3.29 on a four point scale. The Institute has also received the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) reaccreditation on December ‘2016 for its MBA Program. This is valid till June 2019! DYPIMR is duly approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) and Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Govt. of Maharashtra

  • International School of Management Studies [ISMS] Pune

    Start your journey with ISMS Management degree and you will graduate with the right balance of theoretical knowledge and practical skills that employers are looking for. We pride ourselves on providing students with relevant and practical employment skills, such as communicating effectively, teamwork, problem-solving, thinking critically and developing initiative and enterprise. Located in an exciting, modern city known as the Oxford of East and consistently regarded high in the performance grading’s by the awarding body, International School of Management Studies is a modern, strong, sustainable and student centric institution. We provide education and training opportunities that are accessible, flexible to students from all over India and of the highest quality in a highly supportive environment that gears you towards future employability. ISMS is accredited by Edexcel, UK’s largest awarding body and one of Pearson’s leading brand name for academic and general qualifications. Edexcel qualifications are delivered in 85 countries worldwide and ISMS is one of the most trusted and consistent Edexcel centre in India. Our Group Institute ISMS Sankalp Business School is Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Government of Maharashtra & Affiliated to SavitriBai Phule Pune University (SPPU) for MBA Program. Edexcel‘s qualifications can help you to realise your goals at home and abroad. Do you want to study in the UK, the US or Australia? Set up a company in your home country? Have a fantastic career in a multinational organisation? Whatever your dreams, make them come true with an Edexcel qualification. Some of the world’s top universities, including Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, recognise Edexcel’s academic qualifications. ISMS is also a Knowledge Partner of Prolearn India, group of professionals from the agribusiness and education sector. Since 2013, Prolearn India has been managing a MBA in Rural & Agribusiness Management in Pune. In 2014, this course was included as a specialisation under the SP Pune University


    RIIM Pune & Arihant Education Foundation Pune is our knowledge partner, a public charitable trust founded in year 2005. Arihant Institute of Business Management (AIBM) is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University & Recognised by Govt. of Maharashtra, Institute Code 6626. RIIM Pune & Arihant are co-located & have a beautiful campus in Bavdhan area of Pune city. Both provide an array of post graduate programs with best facilities supported by modern technology, best infrastructure and outstanding faculty in affordable fee structure. As per knowledge commission of India headed by famous Prof. Yashpal only 23% of engineering graduates and 12% graduates are job employable. The important question is what happens to the careers of unemployable students. It is bound to create an upheaval with social, economical and political implications. In the present educational scenario there is a big industry-academia gap in terms of talent development and employ-ability of students. Industry is crying hoarse in every forum and something needed to be done on priority. The beautiful campus of RIIM Pune & Arihant co-located in the heart of the city is a personification of the people inhabiting it. Set in serene and verdant environs the Campus provides an excellent ambience for the student community & academic endeavours as also a reason to unwind. Merging the gifts of nature with ergonomically designed buildings on a beautiful virgin site makes RIIM Pune, one of the most beautiful campuses anywhere. The Wi-Fi connectivity in the entire Campus combines seamlessly the technology with aesthetics. Life at RIIM can only be described as stimulating and soothing-simultaneously. Both the Institutes work jointly to facilitate management education as well as specialized training & job employability skills in order to fill this industry-Academia gap. We make our students’ job employable as per industry needs

MBA through Management quota in Pune or Maharashtra

MYTH – “Pursuing MBA through Management Quota Affects Placement”. No, management quota has no affect on any outcome whatsoever, be it internship, placement or salary offered. Its totally upto your skills, experience and interview.


Different states have different norms and guidelines with regards to the number or percentage of seats that can be reserved under Management Quota. For instance, in Maharashtra only 20% of the total seats available can be reserved under Management quota as per DTE Maharashtra guidelines. Additionally, B-schools offering direct MBA admission through management quota need to advertise the same in leading daily newspapers, as part of the admission process. 

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