1st August - 24th August


Prizes Worth Rs. 1,00,000/-

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  • Short, engaging questionnaire that will test your knowledge on concepts in Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability, General Knowledge, and Logical Reasoning will be shared
  • Under iLearn, information dockets containing study material, tips and tricks and a few questions from Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability, General Knowledge, Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning will be shared to help with revision of the concepts
  • A speed trap to help you solve questions with speed and accuracy at the same time. Book your slots and get ready!
  • Visit SIBM Pune and spend a day as a premier B-school student! During your visit, you will experience case study method of learning and get mentored by B-school students, as well as interact with esteemed faculty members from the college.

About the Event

The Aspirant Relations Team at SIBM proudly presents iAspire 2018, a national level event for aspirants. After five successful seasons of interacting with aspirants, brainstorming, mentoring and giving them a sneak peak to life in MBA, we are back with a wholesome preparation module assisting aspirants with MBA preparations, a comprehensive testing environment and first hand experience of life at a B-school.

iAspire 2018 begins on 2nd August, 2018 with iQuiz, a daily quiz series that will act as daily refreshers for concepts in Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, and the much dreaded General Knowledge! To get the best out of the quizzes, daily information dockets will be shared under iLearn with tips and tricks about the topics. 2 winners in each Quiz will win gift vouchers. Top 10 winners will be invited to spend a day at SIBM Pune, getting to experience the MBA life.

To strengthen your concepts further, we bring to you iAptitude, a speed trap to help you solve questions with speed and accuracy at the same time. The online time based test will be conducted in various slots. Top 50 candidates from iAptitude will win vouchers, and will be invited to spend a day at SIBM Pune.

A Day with SIBM Pune is an unique opportunity for the aspirants to live the MBA life for a day! They will experience the rigor, lectures, campus and the culture at SIBM, Pune, providing motivation to them for preparing even harder. During your visit, you will experience case study method of learning and get mentored by B-school students, as well as interact with esteemed faculty members from the college.

Why Participate

iAspire is an initiative that provides a unique opportunity to aspirants across India by giving them a headstart in the preparation. Using concept refreshers, daily quizzes and time based tests, iAspire lets the aspirants test their mettle well before the MBA entrances to know their strengths and areas of improvements. Along with this, Day with SIBM will let aspirants take a peek into MBA life even before they appear for any examinations. This will help them stay motivated, and work hard! If these incentives are not enough, you can win prizes upto 1 lakh while participating in the competitions!

What are the rules?

The rules for iAspire are:

  • iQuiz: There are 3 quizzes conducted in the day. Answers are to be sent by DM through Facebook, Instagram or Twitter before midnight the same day of the quiz. Answers through comments are not eligible for prizes.
  • iAptitude: Aspirants have to pre-book the slots for the speed based test.

iAspire 2017

iAspire began on 1st August 2017 with iQuiz, a time bound online series quizzes on Verbal ability, Data interpretation, Quantitative ability and Logical reasoning and General knowledge. Along with testing your grasp on these concept, we bring to you B-Gyaan, a daily dose of tricks and fundas to help you learn easy and quick. 12 daily winners of iQuiz were rewarded with gift vouchers.

To brush up the writing skills of aspirants, iArticulate, a summary writing competition was organised 5th August 2017 onwards, where the students learned to analyse and interpret real world business scenarios and problems, provided to them in the form of video documentaries, and the aspirants had to give their opinions about the same. The winners from this competition got a direct entry to the finale competition of iAspire 2017, the iSyndicate.

iAspire introduced sectional mock tests via iAptitude, to help aspirants get an edge in their competitive exam preparations. The online mock was conducted in 3 different time slots from 14th to 16th August 2017. The top 130 performers along with winners of iQuiz and iArticulate were shortlisted for appearing in the finale round iSyndicate which started on 18th August 2017, a prestigious mentored business case solution competition where the aspirants were mentored and groomed by the students of SIBM, Pune to come up with a viable and effective solution to the business scenario given to them. Results for iSyndicate were announced on 25th August 2017. The winning teams of mentors and mentees were awarded cash prizes and rewards at the end of the iAspire.

Based on the aggregate performance in the quizzes and the case study report nine aspirants along with three SIBM Pune mentors will be selected as the winners of the event.

iAspire 2016

iAspire 2016 starts with Inscribe’16, a précis writing competition that is introduced this year, from 02nd August 2016. BizQuotient, an online quiz, conducted over a period of one week on the iAspire Facebook page starts from 03rd August 2016. At the end of Inscribe’16 and BizQuotient’16, 10 cumulative scorers will be shortlisted to the next round of iAspire and these entries will be chosen based on the speed and accuracy of their responses. These 10 aspirants will get direct entry into the main event of iAspire 2016.

For the selection of the remaining 90 aspirants, a preliminary aptitude test consisting of quantitative aptitude, verbal ability, logical reasoning and general knowledge questions will be conducted on the 14th August 2016. The aptitude test is modelled on the lines of an MBA entrance exam. This will benefit aspirants as they will get a feel of the examinations environment and will be able to identify their strengths and weaknesses while testing.

The 100 shortlisted aspirants, who have successfully qualified to the next round of the competition, will be assigned students from SIBM Pune as mentors. Mentors will subsequently reach out to the aspirants to explain, facilitate and guide them through the next phases of the event, the case study challenge. Based on the aggregate performance in the quizzes and the case study report, six aspirants along with three SIBM Pune mentors will be selected as the winners of the event and the results will be declared on 24th August 2016.

Based on the aggregate performance in the quizzes and the case study report nine aspirants along with three SIBM Pune mentors will be selected as the winners of the event.


SIBM Pune has been on the forefront of corporate training in India. It offers long term and short term managed development programmes that are customized as per industry needs and requirements of the corporates. The faculty at SIBM, Pune comprise of a group with industry experience and competence in academics thus providing the participants with cutting edge learning experience blending theoretical learning with industry related contemporary inputs.

SIBM, Pune offers MDPs in all the functional areas of Management namely Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and Operations in addition to the programmes in General Management. The Curricula ranges from approved courses from the university catalog to Industry/business based best practice course contents.

Short term programs can be designed to achieve the learning and development requirements of the client.

Pedagogy includes Case Studies, Industry Examples, Research Papers, Group Work, Simulations, Lecture/Workshops, Project Work

Other Initiatives

Coffee with SIBM is an informal interactive event conceptualized and conducted by the Aspirant Relations Team of SIBM Pune wherein seminars are conducted for aspirants to connect with students of SIBM Pune. The 11th edition of Coffee with SIBM was conducted in 14 venues across 11 cities in India. It was attended by more than 7000 aspirants and was a highly appreciated initiative. This event provides an opportunity to the aspirants to clear all their queries and gain valuable information from students who have undergone the same process in the previous year and made it to SIBM Pune. Coffee with SIBM 2017 was conducted at 14 venues across 11 cities on 8th - 10th December, 2017












The Aspirant Relations Team

The Aspirant Relations Team

Akash Ahuja

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Alex Reginald Natal

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Amit Awasthi

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Krutarth Amin

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Purva Godbole

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Riddhima Pathak

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Vaibhavi Thakur

About SIBM

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune is Constituent of SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY). SIBM Pune is a premier B-School of India recognized for its excellence in academics, high quality management programme and its valuable contributions to industry, society and students. SIBM Pune was established in 1978. SIBM Pune currently offers the following programs:

  • A two years full time MBA programme giving the options to specialize in Marketing, Finance, Operations and Human Resources (Admission through SNAP)
  • A two year full time MBA programme in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. (Admission through SNAP)
  • Executive MBA programme and One year Post Graduate Diploma Programmes for the working professional offered during the weekends
  • Executive Post Graduate Diploma programmes for corporates, as per the requirements of the corporate houses.

The essential strong pillars of SIBM Pune are its illustrious alumni, exemplary students, full time faculty and numerous visiting faculty members from the corporate and industry. SIBM Pune is a student driven institute. The students' council consists of nine teams, which you could check out under the Students' Council tab.

The students' council organizes a number of events, management competitions as well as cultural and sports activities like Coffee with SIBM, Arcturus, Imperio, National Alumni Meet, Transcend, The Blueprint, Entrepreneurship Summit, Sports Conclave, PRoelio and many more. SIBM Pune ensures that its alumni stays well connected with the college. Several events are organized wherein the alumni interact with the students and share their corporate experiences.

A very short list of our illustrious alumni is:

  1. N. Subrahmanyan – CEO, MD & Whole Time Director, Larsen & Toubro Limited (Batch of 1984)
  2. Mr. Melwyn Rego – Managing Director & CEO, Syndicate Bank (Batch of 1981)
  3. Mr Ashish Bagga – CEO, India Today Group (Batch of 1983)
  4. Ms. Priya Nair – Executive Director, Hindustan Unilever Limited (Batch of 1994) 

SIBM Pune’s student-orientation pays off rich dividends in the number and nature of the accolades won by student in various national and international competitions, as well as national and international conference symposiums organized by students on campus::

  • National Winner at Abbott Business Challenge 2.0, 2018
  • National Winner at Nestle 4P's Challenger, 2017
  • National Winner at Nestle Ingenium, 2017
  • National Winner at HUL Premier League, 2017
  • First Runners-up at Avery Dennison India, 2017
  • First Runner-up at Tata Steel-a-Thon, 2017
  • National Winner for Dabur Real Volo 2017
  • International Winner for Novarits International Biocamp 2016
  • National Winner for Novarits Biocamp 2016
  • National Winner for Future Group Ground Zero 2016
  • National Winner for Deloitte India Be the one- Campus Maverick 2016
  • National First runner-up for ITC Rimsha 2016
  • National First runner-up for ITC Interrobang 2016
  • National First runner-up TATA STEEL steel-a-thon 2016
  • National First runner-up Tommy Hilfiger's India's Rising Star Challenge 2016
  • National Winners of Godrej LOUD 2015
  • National Winners of Novartis BioCamp 2015
  • Region Winners of ITC Interrobang 2015
  • National Winners of Mahindra War Room 2014
  • National Winners of HUL Carpe Diem 2014
  • National Winners of Godrej LOUD 2014
  • National Winners of Nomura India Investment Banking Case Study Competition 2014
  • National Runners-Up and Second Runners-Up of NHRDN Young HR Icons 2014
  • National Runners-Up of Coca-Cola Showcase 2014
  • National Runners-Up of Henkel Innovation Challenge 2014
  • Region Finalists of L’Oreal Brandstorm 2014
  • Organizer of International Research Conference on Innovative Business Strategies 2014
  • National Winners in GE Genius 2013
  • National Winners of 2nd edition of Deloitte Campus Maverick competition 2013
  • National Winners in Asian Paints Canvas 2013
  • National Winner of Godrej LOUD 2013
  • National Winner of CFA Research Challenge (Zonal)
  • National Winner of Marico Faceoff for Designing Digital strategy for Set Wet Deodorant, Marico, 2013.
  • Scholarship Award by National Human Resource Development Network
    and many more!

The companies that come to campus offer diverse profiles across verticals and functional domains. The students of SIBM Pune continue to prove their mettle in competitions, academics, and placements – thereby strengthening the brand of the college in the corporate world. SIBM Pune, with its picturesque campus, state-of-the-art infrastructure and meritorious students, continues to be one of the leaders in management education.

Website : www.sibm.edu

Alumni List : http://www.sibm.edu/welcome/alumni

Students Achievements : http://www.sibm.edu/welcome/students_achievements

Life at SIBM Pune : http://blog.sibmpune.edu.in

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