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MBA - Business Analytics

To provide the students:

  • Conceptual and practical knowledge of Business Analytics along with a sound understanding of management theory and practice.
  • Corporate exposure to the practice of Business Analytics method.

The programme is built on a solid foundation of programming in R - the de facto standard for statistical computing and analysis. Students are also given a strong grounding in using SPSS and SAS with various add-on packages. Data mining tools like Weka and data visualization software like Tableau feature strongly in the programme. All courses have a solid lab component with case studies provided by experts from industry. Courses include cutting edge technologies like the Internet of Things and Mobile Analytics.

The courses in the MBA Analytics programme are designed with active participation by people in industry working with Analytics and Big Data. In addition, all courses are taught by the people in industry who helped design the courses from a holistic perspective.

The courses are designed and taught in a way that will give an appreciation for various functions encountered in a real life Analytics situation - the interplay between Marketing, Risk, Operations, HR, and Finance... Students get hands on learning about how these processes are interlinked.

The increasing availability of data has meant that management decisions can be backed up with solid analytical facts about the data. Tools that were once the exclusive domain of statisticians are now increasingly available to dissect and explore data to expose patterns that are invaluable in decision making.

Eligibility for MBA (BA)

  • Graduate in any discipline from any statutory/recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST Candidates). 2 years work experience post completion of graduation


Reservation of seats

Within the sanctioned intake Over and above the Sanctioned intake:
  • SC 15%
  • ST 7.5%
  • Physically Handicapped 3%
  • Kashmiri Migrants: 2 seats per programme
  • International Students category: 15% (Admissions to this category are controlled directly by International Students Cell of Symbiosis).

Breakup of Fees for MBA-Business Analytics (2017 – 2019 Batch)

(For Open/SC/ST/DA/KM student)

Particular 1st Year (Amount in Rs.6,20,000.00) 2nd Year (Amount in Rs.5,85,000.00) Total Amount in Rs.
1st Installment 2nd Installment 3rd Installment 4th Installment
Academic Fees 242500.00 242500.00 242500.00 242500.00 970000.00
Institute Deposit (Refundable) 20000.00




Hostel Deposit (Refundable) 15000.00




Hostel Fee 25000.00 25000.00 25000.00 25000.00 100000.00
Mess Fee 25000.00 25000.00 25000.00 25000.00 100000.00
Total of Installment 327500.00 292500.00 292500.00 292500.00 1205000.00
Installments Pay by Date At the time of admission 30 Nov. 2017 31 July 2018 30 Nov. 2018


Application Procedure

For Indian Students

All Indian students are required to register and appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP), which would be held on 18th December 2016, Sunday. No candidate is entitled to seek admission to the MBA Programme of SCMHRD without a valid SNAP score.

Admission Process as applicable for SNAP Test to be held on 18th, December 2016

Step 1

  • Register for SNAP on http://snaptest.org/ and make the payment of Rs.1500/-
  • Last date to apply for SNAP is 22nd November,2016
  • Last date to pay for SNAP is 25th November, 2016

Step 2

  • Select the option MBA - Business Analytics SCMHRD in the list of programmes’ given in the SNAP form. An additional fee of Rs.1000/- needs to be paid for the same.
  • The last date for applying to SCMHRD is 17th December, 2016 till 12:00 midnight

Step 3

  • Appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP), which would be held on 18th December 2016, Sunday.

You may visit www.snaptest.org for further details.

Admission to SCMHRD will be according to the following process as applicable for Batch 2017-19

Level 1

  • Based on SNAP score, a List of short listed candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) process will be declared (http://www.scmhrd.edu/mbaadmissions ).

Level 2

  • Book the slot and Appear for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) process.
  • Click here for Syllabus of Written Ability Test - Technical
  • Click here for Sample Paper for the Written Ability Test - Technical

Level 3

  • Declaration of final merit list by SCMHRD

Final selection would be based on the cumulative performance of the candidate in SNAP, Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) as well as on the basis of the information provided by the candidate in the application forms.

Contact for Admissions of Indian students only


Symbiosis International University
Symbiosis Infotech Campus,
Plot No. 15, Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park,
MIDC, Hinjawadi, Pune-411057 India,

(20) 22934304 / 05,   (20) 22934306

Contact for Admissions of all international students

Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE) Senapati Bapat Road, Pune 411004,
Maharashtra, India

+91 20 25671905 (Ext. 312/150)   +91 20 25659209

For further queries and details please visit http://snaptest.org

Important Dates

Sr. Activity  Date


SNAP Registration Start

22nd August 2016,


Last date to apply for SNAP

22nd November 2016,


Last date to pay for SNAP

25th November 2016,



18th December 2016, Sunday
Time: 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm


SNAP Test Result

09th January 2017,


SCMHRD Online Registration and Payment Starts

22nd August 2016,


SCMHRD Registration and Payment for programme registration closes

(a) 17th Dec 2016, Sunday for MBA - General
(b) 17th Dec 2016 Sunday for MBA - Infrastructure Management
(c) 17th Dec 2016, Sunday for MBA - Business Analytics
(till 12.00 midnight)


Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (GE-PI-WAT) process

3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th February 2017 (Friday to Monday) and  10th, 11th, 12th and 13th February 2017 (Friday to Monday) 
(Subject to change)


Announcement of First Merit list

First Week of March 2017


Last date for payment of fees for candidates in the first merit list

Third Week of March 2017


Induction Programme begins

First week of June 2017


Programme Commencement

First week of June 2017