Established in 1977 in Matunga, Mumbai, the Welingkar Institute of Management Development has expanded its presence with a campus in Bengaluru. Since its inception, the institute has remained dedicated to nurturing students and professionals, molding them into industry leaders. This commitment has led to numerous accolades, with recognition as an award-winning institute for both on-campus management programs and Hybrid PGDM programs.
The institute has forged several international alliances to enhance its on-campus management programs. Guided by the vision of the S.P. Mandali Trust’s Board of Directors, which oversees 43 other educational institutions under the Trust, WeSchool has established itself as a reputable institution.
WeSchool has received prestigious honors, including the title of “Best Innovative Institute” by ASSOCHAM and the distinction of being the “Best Industry Linked Management Institute” in India by AICTE-CII. It has also been listed among the top 50 B-Schools in India according to NIRF, while the Times of India’s Business School Survey recognized WeSchool as one of the top 12 private B-Schools in India. Additionally, Competition Success Review has acknowledged WeSchool as the “No.1 School in the Western Region for Distance Learning.”
As an autonomous institution, Welingkar Institute of Management offers autonomous Hybrid Learning Programs. The Distance Learning Programs have gained recognition from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). These programs span two years, are divided into four semesters, and have a registration validity of four years, subject to payment of the full program fees. Students are granted an additional two years to complete pending exams or project reports. Those pursuing dual specializations receive an extra year to fulfill the requirements of the additional specialization.
The specializations offered are:
- Human Resource
- Supply Chain Management
- Retail Management
- Services Excellence
- Media and Advertising
- Healthcare Management
- General Management
- International Business
- Banking, Investment, and Insurance
- Rural and Agri-Business
- Travel and Tourism
- I.T. Projects Management
There are 2 payment plans by which you can pay the course fees. You can choose any one of the following options:
One-time Full Fee Payment: ₹ 1,01,000/
Annual Fee Payment: ₹ 53,500/- for the first year and ₹ 52,500/- for the second year.
- For students who have opted for the annual fee payment plan, the 2nd installment of course fees must be paid one month before the start of the 2nd year.
- If a student takes a break and pays the 2-year course fee installment after the break, then the 2nd year fee will be the one applicable to the year in which he pays. The yearly fee option will not be applicable.
- In case a student opts to join the Personal Contact Programs for the 1st and 2nd semesters, an additional amount of ₹3600/- must be paid at the time of admission. It is important to note that these programs are optional and currently only offered in Mumbai. If a student decides to join the Personal Contact Programs at a later date, the fee will be ₹400/- per subject. Please note that seats for the Personal Contact Programs are limited and will be offered to students only if available. The study material for each year will be provided after the installment fees are paid.
Graduates from any recognized University. If a student has completed his graduation from an International University then the University should be approved by AIU/UGC/IGNOU or by any other international associations like EQUIS, AACSB, or AMBA
Welingkar Institute of Management offers a dual mode for admission. Students can either download the application form online or choose walk-in admission. For online admission, the application form can be downloaded from ww.welingkaronline.org. Once filled, the form, along with all the relevant documents, and course fees.