Admission Notification Details for Sikkim Manipal University

Sikkim Manipal University ( SMU ) MBA Entrance Examination Details-2015:

Admission for SMU MBA based on MAT / CAT Score:

MU-OET-2015 is the all India Entrance Exam for getting admission of UG & PG programmes in the Sikkim Manipal University for various department. Aspirants seeking admission in Sikkim Manipal University, Gangtok can apply through website. Candidates can apply for the MBA course in two ways through CAT / MAT Score, SMIT Entrance Test. The department offers MBA in Finance, HR, Marketing and Systems. Emphasis is on development of an all-round managerial perspective. Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for the academic year-2015.

Important Dates:

Last date for receipt of duly filled application forms: 10 August, 2015

GDs / PIs & counseling for MBA at SMIT for MAT / CAT applicants: 29 June, 2015

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission:

Last date for receipt of duly filled application forms: 10 August, 2015

Non-MAT / CAT applicant: June 30 & July 17, 2015

Commencement of first semester: August 17, 2015

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission:

Eligibility Criteria for All Candidates:

Graduate in any discipline and Bachelor's degree holders in ( 10 +2 + 3 ) scheme with at least 50% marks at graduation level.

For SC / ST / OBC Category Mentioned Graduate scheme with at least 45% marks at graduation level

Candidates those who are in final year also eligible for SMU MBA Admission

Admission Procedure

Appearing candidate for final exam can also apply. ( based on either of the following entrance  tests ):

Admission will be based on valid score in Management Aptitude Test ( MAT ) / Combined Aptitude Test CAT / GMAT / XAT etc.,

Group Discussions and Interviews to be conducted at Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology ( SMIT ) on the dates given under Important Dates

Admission Procedure for the Candidates those who don’t have CAT / MAT Score:

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission

Candidates not having a valid MAT / CAT / GMAT / XAT score, have to appear in Entrance Examination conducted by SMU at SMIT on the prescribed date.

Candidates may also report to SMIT for admission through MU-OET conducted by the Manipal University, Manipal.

Their Group Discussion and Interviews will be conducted at SMIT.

Candidates need to send entrance examination fee as mentioned along with duly filled application form.

Seat Allocation:

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission:

Number of Seats in Different Categories:

General: 48 seats

12 seats are reserved for applicants who have passed BBA from SMU ( regular course ).

5% of the seats may be allotted to NRI candidates.

Sikkim: 12 seats.

Candidates seeking admission under this category should contact Director Technical Education, HRDD, Government of Sikkim.

Admission under this category will be given after screening of candidates by SMU. If the candidate himself / herself is not an NRI, then he / she may be sponsored by his/her father, mother, brother, sister, uncle or aunt, grandparent who must be an NRI.

PIO/ Foreign Nationals/Indian Workers in Gulf Countries: 18 seats ( supernumerary ).

Candidates qualifying from Foreign Universities are required to submit the equivalent grading / percentage of marks from AIU ( Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi )

Documents required to be submitted with application form ( under this category ) as given in official website.

Candidates from Bhutan and Nepal are also eligible to appear in the entrance examination.

If they are selected on the basis of merit, the admission will be given under general category.

Course Fee:

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission:

MBA Course Duration Two Years

Course Fee: 2, 19,000

Caution Deposit: 5,000

Registration Fee: 1,000

Examination Fee: 6,000

First Year Annual Lump Sum: 2, 31,000

Second Year Annual Lump Sum: 2, 25,000

Application Procedure:

Candidates those who are not attending CAT / MAT Exam also eligible to SMU MBA Admission:

Candidates will apply through official website.

Offline application will be downloaded from the official website.

However, cost of application form can be remitted electronically also.

Online application is a two step process wherein first you purchase the online application by paying Rs. 750/-

You will be provided with application number and password on successful payment.

You can then sign in using the application number and provided password and file your online application.

The demand draft should be drawn in favor of 'Sikkim Manipal University' payable at Gangtok. The application number (if any) and candidate's name should be mentioned on the reverse side of the demand draft.

Fees once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstances.

Counseling Procedure:

The list of candidates eligible to attend the counseling, counseling schedule, venue and other relevant details will be made available on official website.

Physical presence of the candidate at the counseling is mandatory.

If a candidate is prevented by unavoidable circumstances from being physically present for the counseling, he / she may authorize another individual to represent him / her at the counseling.

This representative must carry the authorization letter and must bring all documents and full fee.  

Absence of the candidate or his / her representative at the indicated reporting time and date will result in the instantaneous forfeiture of any claim for a seat.

The choice of course made by the candidate / representative is final and binding and cannot be altered under any circumstances.

Only the candidate / representative will be allowed into the counseling hall.

They will be called in the order of their ranks and offered the seats available at that point of time.

They are permitted to choose any of the seats available during their turn.

Admit Card:

Hall ticket will be sent through post to the addressed mentioned in the application form by the candidates.

Candidates will be informed telephonically as well as through their e-mail IDs.

In case of cancellation / change in the test centres, candidates will be well informed beforehand.

In case of non-receipt of hall tickets, candidates may report to the test centre with the examination fee payment receipt / challan and the photocopy of the application.

SMIT representatives will issue the hall ticket on the spot.

Registration for fresh candidates will also be made at the test centres after payment of Rs.1600 by the candidate on the spot ( candidates need to bring two copies of their recent passport photograph ).

Contact Address:

Sikkim Manipal University

5th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok - 737102, Sikkim

E-mail: ( for Technical Courses and Allied Courses )

Phone: +91-3592-270389, 246466, 246020

Fax: +91-3592-246112


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