Eligibility and admission procedure

Total number ofseats available for the Fellow Programme in Management is 20 in an academic year.

Admissions are open for the current academic year.

Admission Eligibility of Students

a. Postgraduate Degree or equivalent in Engineering and Technology/ Management/ Economics/ Social Science/ Biological Science/ Pure Science/ Commerce/ Humanities with minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6.0on a 10 point scale, or 60% marks shall be considered for admission to Fellow Programme. Relaxation of 5% for SC / ST / OBC-NC / Differently Abled Person.Professional qualifications of C.A., ICWA, and C.S. with 50% aggregate marks are also considered.

b. Those appearing for their final examination in the respective discipline can also apply. Such students if selected shall be provisionally admitted provided they complete all requirements in obtaining their Postgraduate Degree before 30th October of the year of admission. The admission of these candidates shall remain provisional until they produce the mark sheet proving that they satisfy the eligibility criteria. The deadline for submitting the final year mark sheet is 31st December.

c. In addition to a, candidates currently employed in a full time job and having 5 years of full-time executive/managerial/ teaching / research experience as on 30th October of the year of admissioncan opt for part time option.

The percentage of aggregate marks is to be calculated as per the practice followed by the concerned university or institution. In case the university/institution does not have a scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence will be established by SCMS by dividing the obtained CGPA with the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the resultant with 100.

Admission Procedure

  • The application form is available at the Institution Admissions Portal admissions.scms.edu.in. Attested copies of all the necessary Certificates and testimonials are to be attached/uploaded with the application.


  • The candidate must submit an abstract of about 5000 words on the area of research interest (tentative research proposal) along with his/ her application.

Selection Criteria

Selection for the Fellow Programme shall be based on the following criteria:

  • Academic qualifications and work experience
  • Tentative research proposal and its presentation before the Selection Committee
  • Personal interview


Please note: The decision of the Institution Selection Committee regarding admission shall be final.Communication shall be sent only to the selected candidates. The Institution shall not entertain any queries or correspondence in respect of those not selected.

For your program related queries please get in touch with – Director , Research and Consultancy  by sending an email to fpm@scmsgroup.org or calling @ +91-8086377244