SDA Bocconi Asia Center, Mumbai

    The 2022 placement drive at CIMR Mumbai recently came to a close, and the institute once again maintained a 100% placement rate. 180 students were placed in various courses. Among the top employers were HDFC Bank, Hindustan Unilever Ltd, Titan, Zee Tv, Yes Bank, etc. The following are the campaign's high points:

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Highlights

    Established Year


    Official Website



    Type of Programs

    Postgraduate and Executive Programs

    Admission Criteria

    Entrance Exam

    Total Students | Faculty

    14000 | 360

    Alumni Worldwide


    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Courses:

    The institute offers the courses listed below under various specialisations:



    International Master in Business (IMB)

    Graduation in any discipline with 65% marks + Obtained a valid score in CAT/ GMAT/ NMAT/ GRE/ Bocconi Test

    International Executive Master in Business (IEMB)

    Graduation in any discipline with min. 8 years of work experience

    Executive Program in Luxury (EPL)

    3 years of work experience

    Global Executive Program in Entrepreneurship & Innovation

    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent + 3 years of work experience or family-owned business

    Executive Program in Business Analytics (EPBA)

    Bachelor’s degree + 2 years of work experience

    International Program in Arts Management (IPAM)

    Designed for practitioners and students from all over the world with a specific interest in the Asian art and cultural environment but open to international best practices. 

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Admissions:

    International Masters in Business (IMB) at the postgraduate level is offered by the SDA Bocconi Asia Center in Mumbai, along with two executive programmes: the International Executive Master's in Business (IEMB) and the Executive Program in Business Analytics (EPBA). The Executive Education programmes are part-time courses, whereas the Postgraduate Program in Business is a full-time programme. SDA also provides open executive programmes in luxury, entrepreneurship & innovation, business analytics, and arts management in addition to these.

    • The CAT, GMAT, NMAT, or GRE is one of the entrance exams used to determine admission to IMB. It is important for interested candidates to be aware that NMAT registration has begun and will end on November 10.
    • Candidates who don't have a scorecard must take the institute's Bocconi test.
    • The applicant's academic profile, entrance score, extracurricular activities, and performance in the personal interview are all taken into account when making the final decision.
    • Applicants must have a valid GMAT or institute-conducted online test score in order to be admitted to IEMBA.
    • The final decision is made based on the student's academic performance, work history, and PI score.
    • Admission to EPBA is determined by academic performance, professional experience, and telephone interview.
    • Candidates for admission to the Open Executive, Global Executive, and International Programs must have earned a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or its equivalent.
    • All programme applications will be accessible online.

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Admission Highlights:

    Candidates can refer to the information provided in the table below related to SDA Bocconi Asia Center.

    Name of the Institute

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center

    Type of the Institute


    Entrance Exam Accepted

    CAT/NMAT/GMAT/GRE/Bocconi Test

    Entrance Mode



    College Level



    SDA Bocconi Asia Center IMB Admission:

    Candidates who are interested can look through the table to learn more about the programme.

    Program Name

    International Master in Business


    22 months

    Program Fees

    INR 18,60,000/-

    Mode of Application


    Application Fees

    INR 2500/-

    Selection Criteria 

    Entrance Exam Score, Academic Profile, Extra-Curricular and PI

    The IMB programme, a specialised Master's programme that is equivalent to a postgraduate programme, is offered by the SDA Bocconi Center. It consists of two modules of 11 months each, the second of which includes a 4-month specialisation semester for students at the Bocconi main campus in Milan, Italy.

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center IMB Eligibility:

    The following is a list of the minimal requirements to apply for the IMB programme:

    • Candidates must hold a Bachelor's degree in any field from an accredited university with a minimum of 65% overall.
    • Candidates must have obtained at least 50% in their 10th, 12th, and graduate classes.
    • Additionally, candidates must have a valid score from one of the CAT, NMAT, GMAT, GRE, or Bocconi Test exams.
    • Students in their final year are also eligible.

    How to Apply for SDA Bocconi Asia Center IMB Program?

    Those who wish to apply for the IMB programme must fill out the online application. The following are the steps for applying:

    • Visit the SDA Bocconi Asia Center's official website.
    • Now click on the link that says "Click Here to Apply" on the homepage.
    • You could also hover your cursor over the Program tab and choose the Admission Requirement option found under Admissions.
    • After that, click the "Click Here" link after selecting the "How to Apply" tab.
    • If you're a new user, register yourself by giving the necessary information.
    • After completing the registration process, fill out the application by entering your email address and password.
    • Now fill out an application form with the information.
    • Upload the required documents as well.
    • After completing the form, you must pay the application fee of INR 2,500 via Net Banking, Credit Card, or Debit Card.
    • Finally, turn in the application.

    Documents Required:

    Along with an application form, candidates have to submit various documents such as:

    • Class 10th Marksheet
    • Class 12th Marksheet
    • Graduation Marksheets of all semesters/years available as a single pdf
    • Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate if available at the time of submission of application.
    • Updated CV
    • Photocopy of any Photo Id such as Passport, Pan Card etc.
    • Digital Passport-Size Photograph
    • Scorecard of Entrance Exam taken (Not Applicable for Bocconi Test Takers)

    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Cut Off:

    The SDA Bocconi Asia Center does not state that there is a cut-off for the International Master in Business Program, but it is possible that a candidate's excellence could compensate for an average score in other areas of their profile. Following are the average scores based on trends over the previous year:

    Entrance Test

    Previous Year’s Cut Off









    SDA Bocconi Asia Center Placements:

    With a 68.7% increase in the highest salary and a 20.2% increase in the average salary over the prior year, SDA Bocconi has completed its placement drive for 2022. The highest salary for this year was INR 36.28 LPA, and the average salary was INR 13.74 LPA. Below is a summary of the SDA Bocconi Placements:


    Placements Statistics

    Highest salary

    INR 36.28 LPA

    Average salary

    INR 13.74 LPA

    Median salary

    INR 12.74 LPA

    Top 25% average salary

    INR 20.07 LPA

    Top 50% average salary

    INR 16.80 LPA

    Major sectors


    Top recruiters

    Nykaa, ICICI Bank, Microsoft, Swiggy, KPMG


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