In 1981, Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) established Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) to meet the growing demand for management education. In 2003, NMIMS was declared a deemed to be university under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. The Vision of the University is to be a globally admired University by 2030. The Mission of NMIMS is to emerge as a Centre of Excellence, best in class in India and Asia and yearning to be the best in the world by 2030.
With the legacy of 38 years, NMIMS has grown to being not only one of the top-10 B-schools in India but also emerged as a multi-disciplinary, multi-campus University at Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Indore, Shirpur, Dhule, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Chandigarh and fourteen constituent schools that include Management, Family Business, Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Commerce, Economics, Law, Science, Liberal Arts, Design, Performing Arts, Mathematical Science and Distance Learning. In addition, we have nine Centres of Excellence as well at the University.
The consistent academic quality, research focus, faculty from top national and global institutes and strong industry linkages at NMIMS have placed it amongst the nation's prime centres of educational excellence and research today. More than 15000 students and about 700 full time faculty members, 10 faculty members with Fulbright Scholarship and Humboldt International Scholarship for post-doctoral researchers are part of India's most sought after academic community.
NMIMS Deemed to be University (as per UGC Norms) has taken major initiatives in terms of programs, curriculum development, international linkages, placements and students’ development. Today, the University is a globalized centre of learning, providing its students a balanced exposure to research, academics and practical aspects of the industry.
The University believes in delivery of quality programs and for this purpose has processes to ensure such delivery. One of the priorities of the University is to get its programs and schools accredited at National and International level. Accreditation by national bodies like NBA, international bodies like SAQS and ratings by CRISIL ICRA are evidence of NMIMS’ pursuit for excellence.
NAAC with 3.59 CGPA (on 4-point scale) and Grade A+ for the 3rd time (Mumbai Campus) Category 1 University by MHRD / UGC – Graded Autonomy Regulations 2018
AICTE Approved Programs
AMBA - International accreditation - (Bengaluru and Hyderabad Campus)
AACSB - International accreditation - (Mumbai Campus)
SAQS - International accreditation - (School of Business Management (SBM) Mumbai Campus) –
NBA Accreditation - programs in Engineering & Pharmacy.
School of Pharmacy (SPPSPTM), Mumbai ranked 9th by NIRF 2018, MHRD, Govt. of India.
The University provides numerous facilities to its students to supplement academic learning. Some of the cutting edge
technology and facilities are as below:
Tissue Cultural Lab
We currently have a number of well-established links with highly respected institutions in Australia, USA, Europe, and Asia. To name a few –University of New South Wales, University of South Australia, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of South Florida - USA, Kings College London, University of Lausanne -Switzerland, EDHEC Business School – France, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg – Germany and Tel-Aviv University-Israel. These collaborations are for Twinning programs, Dual Degree programs, Student and Faculty exchange, Joint supervision of Doctoral studies, Joint academic activities- lectures, seminars, conferences and exchange of academic material and information.
The vision of NMIMS Deemed to be University (as per UGC Norms) is to define the 21st century technological and management research. Hence the goal for NMIMS University is to encourage excellence in research and publication activities. Notable achievements in this area are:
700+ International Publications
600+ Papers in National Conferences
450+ Papers presented in International Conferences
350+ National Publication
Over the last three decades, corporates have reposed tremendous faith and confidence in our graduates and summer interns which has helped us achieve almost 100% placements in all our schools.
Some of the reputed companies visiting our campuses regularly are Barclays, Capgemini, Accenture, Deloitte, FedEx, Abbott, Vodafone, IBM, HDFC Bank, Axis Securities, ICICI Prudential, Edelweiss Tokyo, Crompton Greaves, Wipro, Whirlpool, Asian Paints, Reliance Industries Ltd, Larsen & Tourbo, Kotak Life Insurance and Havells. Around 800 companies have visited and recruited students from NMIMS Campus.