Shiv Nadar University Announces Admissions open for MBA 2018-19

Mumbai: Shiv Nadar University, one of India’s leading research-driven, multidisciplinary private universities, announced today that admissions for its MBA program are open. The University continues to offer it’s highly sought after iGlobal MBA Program, the acclaimed undergraduate BMS Program, and a PhD Program in Management. The programs will be offered under the aegis of the School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SoME), in the academic session commencing July, 2018. An exciting addition to this new academic year is a world class Executive MBA degree as well a 1 year “Advanced Management Program” for working executives, both offered on a part-time basis.

The School of Management and Entrepreneurship [SME] aims to usher in a paradigm shift in business education in India through the latest classroom technology and infrastructure, a start-up incubation centre as well as technology prototyping labs. It has partnered with two of the most prestigious universities in the world, Duke University and Peking University, to offer its students opportunities for semesters abroad. And given its focus on developing Entrepreneurial Leadership, SME has partnered with Babson College, the global #1 ranked institution for the study of Entrepreneurship.

In addition to a focus on global career readiness and cross-cultural management skills, the SME programs at both the MBA and undergraduate level are distinct because of their focus on the Digital Economy and on providing opportunities for multiple high demand specializations such as Financial Engineering – Quantitative Finance; E-commerce and Digital Marketing; Data Science and Predictive Analytics; Sustainability & Environmental leadership to name a few.

The graduating students of Shiv Nadar University have been selected by several well-renowned Universities around the world for higher studies and placed by prominent Indian and multinational companies including Axis Bank, Political Quotient, Provana, Edelweiss, Integreon/Grail Reseacth, Amul India, S&P Global etc.

Dr. Shubhro Sen, Director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship said, “We offer a highly competitive program designed to deliver true excellence. Benchmarked against the best programs run in the world, Shiv Nadar University has curated a set of undergraduate and postgraduate offerings that gives each student personalized attention and a chance to learn from the most respected minds in the field of Management. Our Management programs are inclusive and aligned to today’s dynamic business requirements. We have had excellent results so far and our students have all been selected by the best global organizations and universities.”

Details about 2018 admissions:


The details regarding admissions will be available on the Shiv Nadar University website (

The selection and admission criteria are as follows –

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from any of the recognized universities, deemed universities, institutes of national importance or from a professional body including ICAI, ICSI, ICWAI, etc.
  • Admissions to the MBA program will be based on a comprehensive evaluation of multiple factors that include past academic performance and achievements, relevant work experience, written and verbal communication skills, noteworthy skills and initiatives taken and the score in standardized tests such as CAT/GMAT/XAT/NMAT OR the Shiv Nadar University Management Admission Test (SMAT).
  • Applicants will also be required to appear for the Business Aptitude Test (BAT), and appear for a personal interview.
  • Interested candidates can apply if they are awaiting the result of their final year examinations.


Details of the faculty:

Name Qualification
Shubhro Sen Ph.D., Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Vishwanath S. R. Ph.D., National Law University, Jodhpur
Pradeep Mehra PGDM-IIM Calcutta, B.Tech., IIT Delhi, ICWA
Paromita Goswami AAUW Postdoctoral International Fellow and Center Associate, University of Pittsburgh, USA; Ph.D., BITS Pilani
Jaideep Ghosh Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, USA
Sunil Bowry M.A., Cambridge University & MSc Southampton University, UK
Simanti Bandyopadhyay ICTD Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgia State University, Ph.D., JNU
Shalu Kalra Fellow, IIM Bangalore
Arvind Shatdal Fellow, IIM Ahmedabad
Kaushik Chaudhuri Ph.D., Reitaku University, Japan
M. B. Raghupathy Ph.D., IIT Madras
N. T. Sudarshan Naidu Fellow, IRMA
Partha Sarathi Roy Fellow, IRMA
Pavitra Mishra Fellow, MDI Gurgaon
Surya Sarathi Majumdar Fellow, IIM Calcutta