Welingkar Institute of Management

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The Welingkar Institute of Management has been accredited by SAQS (South Asian Quality Assurance System), Mumbai University, National Board of Accreditation (NBA), HRD Ministry, Government of India, and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.

With the Welingkar Research Centre, the management institute helps its students in the following areas:

  • research reports that are in tune with industry requirements
  • helping students get internship opportunities for consultancy projects and industry research
  • advisory services
  • integrating research with management and teaching development programs

The students of Welingkar Institute of Management have received internship opportunities at the following locations:

  • US
  • Dubai
  • Germany
  • Kenya
  • Japan
  • Ghana

In 2011 the institute has received the following rankings:

  • 8th in international linkages and 10th among top private B-schools by Forbes India in its July 2011 issue of Best Business School Survey
  • 16th in Economic Times – India Inc’s Preferred B Schools Survey 2011

The management school has also entered into tie-ups with the following institutes outside India:

  • The Fox School of Business, USA
  • Nottingham Trent University, UK
  • Hamamatsu University, Japan
  • Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University UK
  • CASS Graduate School Of International Management, Belgium

Courses offered at Welingkar Institute of Management

Students of Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research can avail any of the following courses:

Postgraduate Programs

  • PGDM (with specializations in Marketing, Retail, Finance, HR, Systems, Operations)
  • PGDM - Health Care Management
  • PGDM E-Biz
  • PGDM Retail Management
  • PGDM Business Design
  • MMS

Other AICTE approved program

  • PGDM Executive Program (Full Time)
  • PGDM Family Managed Business (PGDM FMB)
  • PGDM Retail Management

Other Programs

  • Post Graduate Program in Healthcare Management
  • Business Management for Legal Professionals
  • PhD Programme in Management Studies of University of Mumbai
  • Post Graduate Program in Media & Entertainment Management

Part Time Courses

  • Three Years Part Time Master Degree

Distance Learning Programs

  • 2 years PGDBA
  • 6 month diploma course
  • 1 year diploma course
  • Advanced certificate courses

Special Courses

  • Diploma in Agribusiness Management (DABM)
  • Diploma in Banking
  • Diploma in Retail Management
  • Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma in Commodities Market

Following are some highlights of these courses:

  • The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi
  • In 2002 it has been upgraded to ISO-9001:2000
  • First recipient of “A” Grade B School from the ISO-9002
  • National Board of Accreditation-NBA accredited

Welingkar Institute of Management – Eligibility and Selection Procedures

The following table provides details of eligibility criteria and selection process of different programs available at the b-school:

CourseEligibilitySelection
Post Graduate Diploma in ManagementAt least 50 percent in graduation Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Stage 1 (170 marks) Written test (140 marks) Work experience (15) Previous academic record (15) Stage 2 (230 marks) Group discussion (50 marks) Essay questions (20 marks) Personal interview (100 marks) Psychometric and creativity test (50) Extra curricular activities (10 marks) Final selection will happen on performance of both examinations
PGDM E-Biz (Postgraduate Diploma in Management E-Business)At least 50 percent in graduation before June 2012 Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Stage 1 (170 marks) Written test (140 marks) Work experience (15) Previous academic record (15) Stage 2 (230 marks) Group discussion (50 marks) Essay questions (20 marks) Personal interview (100 marks) Psychometric and creativity test (50) Extra curricular activities (10 marks)
PGDM Business Design At least 50 percent in graduation before June 2012 Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Stage 1 (170 marks) Written test (140 marks) Work experience (15) Previous academic record (15) Stage 2 (230 marks) Group discussion (50 marks) Essay questions (20 marks) Personal interview (100 marks) Psychometric and creativity test (50) Extra curricular activities (10 marks)
Master in Management Studies Common Entrance Test followed by Group Discussions and Personal Interviews
Post Graduate Program in Management in Family Managed BusinessAt least 50% marks in graduation 2 years’ experience in family business Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Applicants will be selected on the basis of their performance in written tests and personal interviews
PGDM Retail ManagementAt least 50 percent in graduation before June 2012 Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Stage 1 (170 marks) Written test (140 marks) Work experience (15) Previous academic record (15) Stage 2 (230 marks) Group discussion (50 marks) Essay questions (20 marks) Personal interview –I (50 marks) Psychometric and creativity test (50) Extra curricular activities (10 marks) Personal interview – II (50 marks) Final selection is done on the basis of performance in tests
Executive PGDM Program50% in a certified 3 year graduation program 5 years experience as a full-time post qualification professional or manager Should have appeared at the CAT 2011 examination of IIMS and/or XAT 2012, ATMA 2012, MH-CET 2012, CMAT 2012Academic background Score in written tests Professional experience Score in personal interview (Corporate sponsorship is appreciated)
Post Graduate Program in Healthcare ManagementMBBS, BHMS, BDS, BPharma, BEMS, B.PT(Physiotherapy), BAMS, B.OT (Occupational therapy) and MPharma with 1-2 years experience and at least 50 percent marks in graduation (Freshers may apply as well) General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) diploma graduates with 50 percent marks in diploma level and 5 years’ experience in healthcare industry. Applicants need to be employed when the program starts BSc, BA, BCom, and BMM with experience of 1-2 years in healthcare industry with 50 percent marks and more in graduation
PhD Programme in Management Studies Postgraduates with 50 percent marks MPhil holdersPhD Entrance Test by University of Mumbai Personal interviews
Business Management for Legal Professionals Law graduates with 50 percent marks in total or in graduation Company secretaries, cost accountants, and chartered accountantsWritten tests Personal interviews
Post Graduation Program in Media and EntertainmentGraduates from all certified universities
Three Year Part Time Masters Degree ProgramsBachelor’s degree from certified entities Work experience of 2 years as a supervisor or executive following graduationWritten tests Personal interviews Group discussions
Diploma in Agribusiness ManagementBachelor’s degree or similar qualification from a recognized institution 3 years’ graduation program Interest in agriculture, rural and allied sectors, and agro/food processing Personal interviews
Diploma in Retail ManagementGraduates from a certified university People who have completed their 10+2 and worked for more than 2 years in the retail sector
Diploma in Commodities MarketGraduates from AIU/AICTE certified Indian universities Corporate professionals, traders, businessmen, and people who have worked in financial markets
Diploma in Supply Chain ManagementHSCs with work experience of 2 years Graduates of recognized Indian universities

Welingkar Institute of Management - Admission and Fees

The table below provides admission and fees details of various courses available at Welingkar:

CourseFeesAdmission
Post Graduate Diploma in ManagementTuition and other INR 250,000 Library deposit INR 4000 Hostel fees for Mumbai Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 88,000 Yearly fees AC rooms – INR 100,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided) Hostel fees for Bangalore Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 73,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided)Admission on a merit only basis
PGDM E-Biz (Postgraduate Diploma in Management E-Business)Tuition and other INR 250,000 Library deposit INR 4000 Hostel fees for Mumbai Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 88,000 Yearly fees AC rooms – INR 100,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided) Hostel fees for Bangalore Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 73,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided)Admission on a merit only basis
PGDM Business DesignTuition and other INR 250,000 Library deposit INR 4000 Hostel fees for Mumbai Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 88,000 Yearly fees AC rooms – INR 100,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided) Hostel fees for Bangalore Yearly fees Non AC rooms – INR 73,000 (A refundable deposit of 1000 rupees needs to be provided)Admission on a merit only basis
Post Graduate Program in Management in Family Managed BusinessINR 3.75 lakhs per year and taxes as and when applicable
PGDM Retail ManagementINR 2 lakhs per year (fees can change without previous information)
Executive PGDM ProgramINR 5 lakhs per year
Post Graduate Program in Healthcare ManagementINR 1,25,000 per year
Business Management for Legal Professionals INR 75 thousand
Post Graduation Program in Media and EntertainmentINR 1.5 lakhs per year
Three Year Part Time Masters Degree ProgramsINR 51,595 for 1st year (expected to go up to 55 thousand for 2012-15 batch onwards) Fees for second and third year can change
Post-Graduate Diploma in Business AdministrationAdvance Fees INR 45 thousand for 2 years without Personal Contact Programs (PCP) and INR 48,600 with it Yearly options: INR 28,600 per year with PCP and INR 25,000 per year without PCP International Students 2000 US dollars for whole course
Diploma in Agribusiness ManagementExamination and tuition fee – INR 24,818 and INR 100Admission on a merit only basis and on the basis of following factors: Academic record Personal interview performance Work experience
Diploma in Retail ManagementINR 24,818 for a year
Diploma in Commodities MarketClassroom mode: INR 16,545 Distance mode: INR 11,030
Diploma in Supply Chain ManagementType I – INR 22,060 for evening classes that run from 18:30 to 20:30 hours Type II – INR 24,418 for Sunday classes that run from 9:00 hours to 18:00 hours Type III – INR 11,803 for distance learning with PCP facilities (All these fees include service taxes)

Welingkar Institute of Management Placement Opportunities

Following are some points on the placement opportunities available at Welingkar:

  • 145 companies, including 59 new organizations, on campus
  • Companies from different sectors like information technology, non banking financial services, banking, and capital markets
  • On an average students receive pay packages of 7.02 lakh rupees
  • The highest pay package received by a student is INR 25.05 lakhs
  • Most of the students were chosen by Jumbo Electronics Co. Ltd. from UAE, VFS Global, and Sharaf Group

Welingkar Institute of Management Contact Details

Mumbai Campus

Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
Lakhamshi Napoo Road, Near Matunga (Central Rly.),
Mumbai- 400 019

Telephone number: 91-22-24178300
Fax: 91-22-24105585

Bangalore Campus

102/103, Electronic City Phase 1, Next to Telephone Exchange,
Hosur Road, Bengaluru-560100

Welingkar - Electronic city campus
Telephone numbers: 080-42678300 (primary number) and 080-28521066/28522514 (alternate numbers)
Fax: 080-41742108

Welingkar - City Office (Welingkar Bengaluru Campus)
Telephone numbers: 91-080-41303781/ 41303782
Fax: 91-080-41303784



Last Updated on 4/20/2012

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