Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management - SIOM, Nashik

Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, also known as SIOM is the largest independent educational institute in Maharashtra. The institute was established in the year 2005 by Dr. S.B. Mujumdar with a goal to provide world-class education in the stream of operations management. It is India's only institute devoted to operations management, constituted with an aim of empowering and leading operations excellence. SIOM is considered to be a heart of academic excellence with its award-achieving curriculum and academic accuracy.

SIOM is affiliated with Symbiosis International University. The Operations Management provides a postgraduate diploma and postgraduate degree in buisness. SIOM institute is accredited by NAAC with ‘A' Grade and is approved by AICTE. The institute has received over more than 22 awards and recognition in the last few years by prestigious academies. In a survey held by Outlook, the SIOM institute is ranked among the top 50 business schools in India.

SIOM is an effort to nurture the student’s mindsets and skills so that they master the ability to manage aspiring corporate development by having cost excellence, acquiring market excellence speedy, boosting and customising designs and constructing global or regional operating footprints. SIOM produces future leaders with wide knowledge by developing practical, logical and analytical skills.  

SIOM Nashik provides three management courses such as MBA Operations Management, PGDOM, and PGCOM.  In addition to the academic programmes offered by SIOM, the institute promotes, encourages and helps the students in obtaining certifications such as CIPM, Six-Sigma and SAP. SIOM is one of the very few colleges in the country that operate SAP-UA commonly known as SAP University Alliance programmes. Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management also maintains a very effective corporate engagement through various research, consulting, workshops, seminars and training programs for industry leaders. SIOM has collaborations with many such as University in Singapore, University College London, Berlin School of Economics and Law in Germany and Serum Institute of India Ltd.


SIOM Nashik - College Highlight

Established | Institute Type  

2005 | Private Institute

Official Website

Campus Size


Recognised by


Approval and accreditation


Courses Offered

3 Courses across 1 Stream

Popular Course


Entrance Exam


Mode of Entrance Exam

Online and Offline 

Top Recruiters

Genpact, HFCL



Total no. of Seats


Gender Intake


Application Mode

Online and Offline


SIOM Nashik - Awards and Ranking

Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik has received several rankings among the best business schools in the country by some of the Prestigious and Very known publications due to its academic excellence.

  • Awarded International Education Excellence Award for best academics by the Confederation of International Accreditation commonly called CIAC in 2018.
  • Awarded “Pride of Maharashtra Award” in the class of Best Institute of the Year Award 2018 to SIOM by Maharashtra Industrial and Economic Development Association generally known as MIEDA.
  • Awarded as the SCM Institute of the year by the Institute of Supply Chain Management commonly known as ISCM in 2018.
  • Ranked 92 by NIRF in 2018.


SIOM Nashik - Course Offered and Fee Structure

Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM), Nasik offers 3 postgraduate courses in the field of management. The duration of SIOM courses varies from (6 months to 2 years) depending upon the type of PG course opted by the student.

MBA in Operations Management is a 2 years full-time regular course build up for engineering students to build knowledge in Operations Management across various fields. The fees structure for various courses varies approximately from Rs.15,000 to Rs. 6,00,000 per year. Also, the SIOM offers two part-time PG courses, such as PGDOM and PGCOM. Both of these courses have around 40 seats and the fee ranges from Rs. 15,000 to Rs 45,000 for the full duration. SIOM Nashik courses are designed to form perfect candidates in the field of Operations Management and have many unique features such as certifications for Six Sigma and CIPM etc.

Course Duration

Eligibility Criteria

Total Fees


1 year

Candidate must complete10+2



2.5 years

Graduation with 50% + SNAP



2 years

Graduation with 50% + SNAP



1 year

Graduation with 50% + SNAP



SIOM Nashik - Eligibility Criteria 

  • Candidates applying in SIOM should be an Engineering Graduate B. Tech in any field (CSE, IT, MAE, ECE etc.) from a recognized University with a minimum aggregate 50% marks (45% for SC/ST applicants).

  •  Candidates appearing for final year examinations and want to apply in PG course can also apply, but their admission will be shortlisted based on score, that is to obtain a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the required examination.

  •  A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any recognized Foreign University can also apply and they must obtain an equivalence certificate affiliated from Association of Indian Universities commonly called AIU.


SIOM Nashik - Selection Criteria

  • Admission to MBA Operations Management course offered by SIOM Nashik will be conducted on the basis of entrance exam SNAP score followed by Written Assessment Test also called WHAT, Group Exercise known as GE and Personal Interaction also called PI. The selection process consists of the following stages:

  • Written Assessment Test (WAT) in this level, shortlisted candidates will be given a written assignment/essay/paragraph topical write-up to be completed in a time period of 10 minutes. Candidates will be judged on their written communication skills like the content, language, grammar, presentation, thinking level etc. for 10 marks.

  • Group Exercise At this level 2, Candidates will be given an activity or worksheets to be completed in group within a specified time allotted. Students will be shortlisted for 30 marks on  basis of their communication skills, team working, problem-solving ability,Group Discussion etc. For this level 2 of group exercise.

  • Eligibility Document verification in this level 3, documents of eligible candidates will be verified and confirmed. Applicants are requested to arrive along with the original documents pertaining to all information submitted in their application form particularly education, work experience, achievement as mentioned in the interview call letter.

  • Personal Interview process will carry 60 marks; this is also an integral part of selection.


SIOM Nashik - Admission 2021

Candidates applying admission to full-time MBA programmes need to first register for the SNAP  entrance exam followed by the MBA course. SIOM Nashik application fee is Rs 1,000. Follow the below-mentioned steps for the complete application process.

STEP 1: Visit the official website of SNAP, and apply for SNAP exam

STEP 2: Candidates will receive an OTP on the mentioned mobile number and email id.

STEP 3: Enter the OTP and submit the form for SNAP registration

STEP 4: After successful registration, pay an application fee of Rs 1,750 for                   SNAP exam

STEP 5: Now, register on the institute’s website by entering SNAP id and password

STEP 6: Fill all the asked details and submit the form

STEP 7: Pay an application fee of Rs 1,000 offline via debit/ credit cards or net banking.

STEP 8: In case of offline mode, choose DD Payment as a mode of payment in the Make Payment tab. 

STEP 9: Take the print out of form, and send it with DD to:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat, 
Symbiosis International University, 
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115

Document Required

  • Marksheet of Class 10 and Class 12 of recognized board.
  • Certificate of passing Class 10 and Class 12 of recognized board.
  • Graduation marksheet and certificate of recognized university.
  • SNAP exam scorecard obtained online.
  • Migration certificate obtained from a school.
  • Transfer certificate obtained from a school.
  • Character certificate obtained from a school.
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)


SIOM Nashik - Scholarships

SIOM, Nashik offers scholarships to each student based on the merit of the students. Students can apply for SIOM, Nashik offers scholarships at the time of admissions. SIOM, Nashik has a big advantage that it is tied-up with many banks to provide education loans and on very less interest. SIOM offers various scholarship schemes to support economically weak students who have extremely great talent in academics. The institute offers a PG Merit Scholarship, under the MBA programme. 

Given below are the details regarding scholarship: 

  • Students who are announced as the topper of the first semester are eligible for PG merit scholarship.

  • A student must have a minimum GPA of 7 to apply for a PG merit scholarship.

  • In every specialisation stream, the scholarship will be provided to a single candidate who has topped the examination in respective stream.

  • The students will be rewarded with 50% of academic fee under this scholarship of PG merit.

Apart from the above mentioned scholarship, the SIOM, Nashik also provides numerous scholarships and financial support to the economically weak candidates. Scholarships are offered on merit-basis for Indian and foreign national students. Scholarships given to international students are administered by the Symbiosis Centre for International Education also known as SCIE. Name of the scholarships are given below:

  • SIU scholarship through SCIE for which foreign national students can apply. 

  • EDCIL (India) ltd through SCIE for foreign national students can apply.

  • SPDC for Nepal citizens through SCIE also known as Symbiosis Centre for International Education.

  • PG merit SIU scholarship known as Symbiosis Centre for International Education.

  • Jayatee Deshmukh scholarship to one girl securing highest marks in institute.


SIOM Nashik - Infrastructure

SIOM campus located in the city of Nasik, Maharashtra in India which has now become a famous industrial centre with many large manufacturing plants and units built up in recent past years, which, in turn, provides a stage for effective industry relations in the field of Operations Management and its various streams.Some of the other facilities are:

  • Library- It has access to more than 26,000 books and is Wi-Fi enabled. The central Library possesses a rich collection of printed as well as electronic resources e-books which include books, novels, databases, CDs/DVDs, e-journals, reports, case studies, conference proceedings, training manuals, magazines etc. 

  • Sports- The campus has huge sports facilities with huge and separate grounds for cricket, volleyball, tennis, basketball, and etc.

  • Hostel facilities- Available for both boys and girls with triple sharing rooms, attached bathrooms, hot water supply, room cleaning service, and laundry facilities.Also hostel mess has Hygiene prepared vegetarian and non-vegetarian food is served which includes proper and healthy breakfast, lunch and dinner. 

  • Essential Shops-There is a photocopy and stationary shop to buy essentials inside the campus itself. The entire campus and the hostel are regularly monitored by CCTV to maintain the safety of the campus and the students.

  • Auditorium-The institute has a state-of-the-art fully air-conditioned auditorium with the capacity to hold around 300 people at a time. The auditorium of SIOM is used to host the national and international level events, seminars and workshops.

  • Health Care Facilities-The institute also provides excellent health care facilities and regular health check-up of students. 

Overall, the campus of SIOM is highly structured with many facilities and best services.


SIOM Nashik - Placement 2021

SIOM, Nashik placement cell also called TNP cell has always achieved a great placement record each and every year since it was established. The training and placement cell at Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management helps students to furnish their technical skills and also provides various summer training sessions for the overall personality grooming of the students. 

The college offers two types of placement programs such as lateral (Internship) placement and final placement. It is also the duty of the Corporate Resource Centre to assist the students during their summer internship programme, Industrial Internships and final placements. 

The CRC not only ensures that the students are offered many opportunities to take part in the placement drives but it also ensures that the students are trained best to crack the difficult recruiting processes of the various companies visiting SIOM campus.

Top recruiters that come in the SIOM campus, Nashik are Bajaj Electricals, Genpact, TCS, HCL, Infosys, Musigma, Bata, Bharat Forge, and BILT etc. and provide good packages.

Highest Package-17.17 LPA
Average Package-11.57 LPA
Median Package-11.25 LPA

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Ques 1. Is SIOM, Nashik a private college?
Ans 1.
 Yes, SIOM Nashik is a private college.

Ques 2. How is SIOM, NASHIK?
Ans 2.
 SIOM, NASHIK is highly structured with many facilities and best services and one of the best colleges.

Ques 3. Does SIOM Nashik provide loan facilities to its students?
Ans 3. 
Yes, They are tied up with many banks and do provide educational loans for the students at low rates of interest.

Ques 4. Why should students go to SIOM, Nashik?
Ans 4.
SIOM, Nashik is a better choice as it has excellent faculty along with all the other facilities provided , placements are also very well here all in all the college is exceptionally good in all spheres.

Ques 5. Is SIOM Nashik worth joining?
Ans 5.
 SIOM is a college, where one can unleash his/her potential.
The overall academic curriculum is very good. It also gives a huge opportunity to improve management skills by taking part in different competitions and participating in various activities like sports, culture etc. for an overall development of the student.


SIOM Nashik - College Details


Plot No.A-23, Shravan Sector, New Cidco, Nashik, Maharashtra 422008

Email id

[email protected]

Official Website