The Department of Management Sciences PUMBA MBA admissions are done through CAP counseling as per the DTE dates. The admissions for MBA 2021 at PMBA are yet to be announced by DTE. Admissions for MBA (biotech) are done based on the ATMA score at PUMBA.ATMA result 2021 for the April session was declared on June 5, 2021.ATMA cutoff for the same is 95 percentile. However, the foreign national admissions are open till June 30, 2021.

Along with MBA, the department also offers the executive MBA course, diploma courses for disabled soldiers, and Ph.D. courses. The admission for an executive MBA will be based on the department-level entrance exam. The registration process for all the programs offered by PUMBA is online.

The institute has recorded a 100% placement rate in 2019 placements. A total of 144 students opted for the job and all of the students were placed in top companies. Some of the top recruiters of the department include Infosys, Citibank, HDFC bank, Tata Capital, etc. the highest CTC offered in 2019 was INR 16.5LPA and the average CTC was INR 6.43 LPA.

PUMBA Admission: Important Dates

The admissions 2021 for foreign nationals are as per the following schedule:

Date of online application March 22, 2021
Last date for application June 30, 2021
Submission of hard copies June 22-July 31, 2021
Allotment of seats from July 1, 2021

PUMBA MBA Admission Criteria 2021

The department of management science, Pune offers a full-time MBA program with a duration of 2 years. the programs offered ion 5 specializations which are Marketing, Finance, Systems, Human resource, Operations

PUMBA MBA Eligibility criteria:

  • A student must have passed with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent in any bachelor’s degree awarded by any university.
  • A relaxation of 5%v marks is given to backward class and PWD.

PUMBA MBA Selection criteria:

  • For Maharashtra candidates, the students have to qualify for the MAH-CET exam. For the students outside Maharashtra, students can apply through CAT/CMAT/MH-CET.
  • The candidate who will qualify for the MH-CET will have to attend the CAP process. The students who are from a state other than Maharashtra have to apply for the CAP from the official website of DTE.
  • The CAP will be done in 4 rounds. The first 3 rounds are for MAharadhtera candidates and the 4th round is for the All India category.
  • The candidates who are allotted seats by DTE are required to confirm their admission at UMBA with original documents.


MACHET 2020 110-117 117-120
CMAT 2021 95-99
MAH-CET 2021(expected) 93.739

How to apply?

  • Candidate has to report to the campus of PUMBA.
  • Verify the documents.
  • Registration and payment of application fees by online mode only.
  • Submission of payment receipt at PUMBA office.

Required documents:

  • SSC, HSC mark sheet
  • Entrance scorecard
  • Graduation mark sheet
  • Caste validity (if applicable)
  • Income certificate(if applicable)
  • Adhar card copy

PUMBA MBA (Biotech) Admission Criteria 2021

The department of management science, Pune offers a full-time MBA program in biotech with a duration of 2 years. The program has an intake of 60 students.

PUMBA MBA (Biotech) Eligibility criteria:

  • A candidate who has either passed with a minimum of 50% of marks in aggregate or appeared at the final exam of BSC/MSC.
  • A relaxation of 5%v marks is given to backward class and PWD.

PUMBA MBA (Biotech) Selection criteria:

  • The selection for the course is based on 3 steps:
  • Step1: Admission will be based on ATMA score
  • Step2: Submission of application form and fees:
  • One can fill the application form through online mode.
  • Step3:Admission confirmation:
  • The merit lists are prepared strictly based on the ATMA score and will be displayed on the official website.

PUMBA MBA (Biotech) Cut Off:

ATMA 2021(expected) 95
ATMA 2020 95

How to Apply?

  • Admission for the course can be filled using the official website.
  • Click on register for MBA.
  • Complete the application form for MBA admission online.
  • Pay the application fees and print the application form.
  • Submit the application form along with the required documents at the PUMBA office

PUMBA Executive MBA Admission Criteria 2021

MBA executive is specially designed for working executives and entrepreneurs. The program is offered for a duration of two years. The course is offered in 6 different areas Marketing, Finance, Human resources management, Operations management, Systems management, International Business management

PUMBA Executive MBA Eligibility criteria

  • The candidates must be a graduate in any discipline from UGC/AICTE/AIU recognized university and must have passed with at least 50% marks
  • The candidate must have a minimum of 3 years of work experience at the managerial / Executive level after graduation.

PUMBA Executive MBA Selection criteria

  • The candidates seeking admission have to appear in the entrance test. The entrance test will be of 200 marks which will include multiple-choice questions.
  • The entrance exam will cover the following topics:
  • Arithmetical ability
  • Data interpretation
  • Verbal and nonverbal reasoning
  • General mental ability
  • Logical deduction

How to apply?

  • Interested candidates have to follow the below-given steps for admission:
  • Visit the official website of PUMBA.
  • Go to the course and click on Apply online
  • Fill in the required credentials and register yourself.
  • Pay the application fees.

Required documents:

  1. SSC, HSC mark sheet
  2. Degree certificate
  3. Domicile certificate
  4. Nationality certificate
  5. Migration Certificate (if applicable)
  6. Caste and caste validity Certificate
  7. Non-Creamy Layer Certificate (if applicable)
  8. Gap Certificate (100 Rs. Stamp paper)
  9. Profile
  10. Work Experience Certificates
  11. Salary slips
  12. TC
  13. Company NOC to join Executive MBA
  14. Registrations of Company / DIN Number/ Shop Act License/other relevant documents in case of Own business as required by the Executive MBA office.
  15. Any other documents as demanded by the Department or by the University.

PUMBA Admission: FAQs

Ques: How is the PUMBA MBA course different from those offered at other colleges?

Ans: Pumba provides an MBA++ program that follows the trimester program that means each year contains 3 semesters. The course curriculum contains 2 specializations: 1 major and 1 minor. The two +s in MBA denote a functional specialization & a sectoral specialization in which the student attains expert knowledge.

Ques: What are the fees charged by PUMBA for the MBA program?

Ans: The fee charged for the MBA program is approx INR 65,000/- per year which comes down to approx INR 1,30,000/- for the whole course.

Ques: What are the previous year’s cutoffs for different categories?

Ans: One can visit the website where candidates can find all the data regarding the previous year’s admissions.

Ques: How is the placement at PUMBA?

Ans: PUMBA has an extraordinary placement cell which helps the students for 100% placements. Some of the top recruiters of the department include CitiBank, Federal Bank, Bajaj Allianz, HDFC Bank, Infosys, Tata Capital, and many more. Following are the previous 2-year trends of the placement stats:

COMPONENT 2018 2019
Highett CTC INR 12 LPA INR 16.5 LPA
Average CTC INR 6.39 LPA INR 6.43 LPA

Ques: How are the seats allotted to international students?

Ans: The college seats are allotted randomly from among the preferences, eligibility, and marks. the student must accept the same. Once the seat is allotted no changes will be allowed.