About Somaiya Vidyavihar-K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai
Somaiya Vidyavihar was established by Padmabhushan Late Shri K J Somaiya in 1959. An Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and a Visionary, he firmly believed that modern education had to have its roots in strong values. This underlying theme and legacy of Somaiya Vidyavihar was continued and strengthened by the late Dr S K Somaiya. Somaiya Vidyavihar aims to provide for its students, meaningful and relevant education that emphasizes both the liberal and professional aspects of higher education, steeped in rich Indian Culture and heritage and rooted in universal religious philosophies of the world. K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai, which started in 1981 is today ranked 16th amongst all business schools in India (Business World dated June 2012). and ranked 17th amongst all business schools in India (Outlook 2012). K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai, is proud to announce that it is an Autonomous Institute under the University of Mumbai from the academic year 2013-14. Vision is to be A world-class Business school by creating and developing capabilities in value- based education, Intellectual capital and Social responsibility. Mission is to impart state-of-the-art education in management and allied areas to students and working professionals, enabling them to develop into competent, socially responsible and value-driven citizens committed to sustainable development.