MBA - Infrastructure Development and Management

'Infrastructure development' has been the government's topmost growth agenda in the recent years. Involvement of private sector in developing and financing infrastructure has necessitated a demand for engineering professionals, who also have good exposure to domains of demand analysis, regulatory and governance framework, legal & policy guidelines, environmental & social issues, tendering, bidding & contractual management, etc. Hence, there is an urgent need of a large workforce of professionals having comprehensive & multifaceted skills for Infrastructure Planning, Development & Management.

SCMHRD’s unique program 'MBA - Infrastructure Development and Management' aims to ‘Build Capabilities to Make Infrastructure Happen’. The course content blends SCMHRD's proven legacy of management education and a curriculum that has been designed by Industry experts. The course is exhaustively designed to deal with various issues and challenges in the development of infrastructure in India. At the same time, it provides a strong grounding in general managerial aspects like business strategies, supply chain management and business laws. Students are given the opportunity to specialize in select functional and sectoral areas.

Functional Specializations

The basic division in terms of functional skills taught in-depth to students in the third semester, is in two areas: Execution and Finance. Both impart technical expertise in managing completely different aspects of Projects.

Project execution

Effective supply chain management and planning the execution of a project in challenging environments are critical to any infrastructure project implementation. These courses are designed to provide a strong foundation in project planning, source selection for procurement of materials, equipments, price negotiation, commissioning projects under different contracts, contract administration and monitoring the execution as per ISO standards of safety and quality.

Project feasibility & finance

Infrastructure development in India is heavily depending upon private sector participation. It is required that types and sources of financing and their proportion are selected carefully so as to ensure financial attractiveness for investor. This set of courses focus on intricacies of cash flow projections and appraisal techniques as well as quantitative skills for detailed financial evaluation and risk assessment to prepare professionals for dealing with lenders / private equity investors / joint venture partners for structuring responsibilities, returns & risk sharing.

Sectoral Specializations

Project feasibility & finance

The curriculum focuses on the Harmonized Master List of Infrastructure sectors as approved by the Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure, Planning Commission, where basic courses on all sectors are taught as core subjects to the entire batch. Students can choose to specialize in specific infrastructure sectors in the fourth semester.


This sector is considered the primary engine of economic growth of any Nation. The detailed courses under this specialization are Urban transportation, Railways and Transportation Economics.


Energy sector specialization has courses on Conventional Energy generation, transmission and distribution, renewable energy sources, Oil & Gas business, processing and distribution

Urban infrastructure

Rapid urbanization is creating enormous pressure on the civil infrastructure of cities in India. These elective courses focus on urban water supply infrastructure, sewerage systems, solid waste management as well as housing and other social and commercial infrastructure required for balanced and healthy growth of urban economies.

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Eligibility for MBA (IDM)

  • Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor of Engineering/ Technology in Aeronautical Engineering/ Agriculture Engineering/ Planning/ Civil Engineering/ Environment Engineering/ Water Resources/ Environment/ Chemical Engineering/ Oil and Paint Technology/ Petrochemical Engineering/ Plastic and Polymer Technology/ Electrical Engineering/ Energy Engineering/ Electronics Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Instrumentation Engineering/ Mechatronics Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Automobile Engineering/ Industrial Engineering/ Fire and Safety Engineering/ Marine Engineering/ Metallurgy Engineering/ Mining Engineering from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade[45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates].
  • Students appearing for final year of Graduation can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks ( 45% for SC/ST).


40 for Masters in Business Administration (Infrastructure Development and Management)

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-Infrastructure Development and Management (2018 – 2020 Batch)

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

Installments for MBA (IDM) (Indian Students)

1st year (Amount in Rs.)

2nd year (Amount in Rs.)

Amount in Rs.

1st Installment

At the time of admission

2nd Installment

3rd Installment

4th Installment


Academic Fees (Per Annum)






Institute Deposit (Refundable)






Hostel Deposit (Refundable)






Hostel Fee (Per Annum) – Three Sharing






Mess Fee (Per Annum)






Total of Installment






Installments Pay by Date

At the time of admission

30 Nov. 2018

31 July 2019

30 Nov. 2019


Breakup of Fees for MBA-Infrastructure Development and Management (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


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Application Procedure

All Indian students are required to register and appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP), which would be held on 16th December 2018, 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 16th, December 2018

Step 1

  • Register for SNAP on and make the payment of Rs.1750/-
  • Last date to apply for SNAP is 26th November,2018
  • Last date to pay for SNAP is 26th November, 2018

Step 2

  • Select the option MBA (Infrastructure Development and Management) - 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 15th December, 2018 till 11:59 pm

Step 3

  • Appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP), which would be held on 16th December 2018, Sunday.

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Admission to SCMHRD will be according to the following process as applicable for Batch 2019-21

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 ( ).

Level 2

  • Shortlisted candidates to book the slot and Appear for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) process.

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).

Contact details: Indian students only SCMHRD

Symbiosis International (Deemed 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

The admissions of international students are centralized for all the constituent institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) and routed through Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE).

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Important Dates



SNAP and Programme Registration Begins

August 28th, 2018, Tuesday

Last date to apply for SNAP

November 26th, 2018Monday

Last date to pay for SNAP

November 26th, 2018 Monday

SNAP Admit Card Live

December 01st, 2018 Saturday

Last date of Online registration For Institute

December 15th,2018, Saturday

Last Date of payment of Registration fees For Institute

December 15th,2018, Saturday


December 16th, 2018 Sunday

Time: 14.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs

SNAP Result

2nd Week of January 2019

Announcement of Shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction

January 15, 2019 Tuesday

Group Exercise, Personal Interaction & WAT

MBA – 07th, 08th, 09th, 14th, 15th & 16th February 2019. (Thursday to Saturday)

MBA (BA) – 10th & 17th February 2019 (Sunday)

MBA (IDM) – 23rd & 24th February 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)

Announcement of First Merit list

3rd week of March 2019

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

5th Week of March 2019

Programme Commencement

June 03rd, 2019, Monday

Caution Notice