WE School (Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research)

Welingkar Institute | Top B-Schools in India

If you are looking for a new age business school, offering courses in a number of relevant, yet novel areas of study, then you should look at Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (better known as WeSchool.)

Among the premier B-schools in India, WeSchool's ranking is consistently at the top in various educational surveys. Established in the year 1977 in Mumbai, today, it has a campus in Bangalore and presence all across Maharashtra. The school has the credit of being the first institute in India to offer a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) in many new arenas like retail, business innovation and design, family managed concerns, e-business, healthcare management, media and entertainment.

It is one of the top ranked business schools in India with a phenomenal performance each year in the ranking charts.

WeSchool believes in introducing a new approach in teaching, in both action and thought. They have chosen the approach of 'design thinking' for imparting education in management. With its numerous pioneering programs and partnerships with several international universities and industries, studying here is nothing short of a privilege. After all, the degree of exposure and opportunities that the students get here is incomparable.

Programs Offered

PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) courses are available in,

PGDM Specialization courses are available in,

  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Retail
  • Systems
  • Finance
  • HR

Full-time Executive MBA course for 15 months for working professionals with at least 5 years of work experience.

Students can join their AICTE-approved executive programs on a full-time basis at their Mumbai campus, and on a part-time basis at their Bangalore campus.

Part-time MBA courses are also available for interested students for the duration of three years.

Distance Learning courses include,

  • Diploma 1 year course
  • Diploma 6 months course
  • Advanced Certification

PG programs in entrepreneurship, healthcare management, entertainment and media management are also available.

Other programs are the management studies Ph.D. program and legal professional business management.

Course Fees

ProgramTuition Fees (in Indian Rupees)
PGDM Full-Time Courses4.3 lakh
Executive PGDM Courses5 lakh

Admission Procedure

For admission to the PGDM programs, the candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks in graduation and should have qualified in CAT 2017 / XAT 2017/ ATMA/ MH-CET/ CMAT.

The selection process involves a written test and psychometric test, along with consideration of work experience and past performance. Based on this, the institute publishes its merit list.

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The average salary of successful candidates passing out from this B-school is increasing with each passing year.

One can expect anything between Rs.7.9 lakhs p.a. to Rs.17.30 lakhs p.a.

Also read: Top 100 MBA colleges in India - 2016 ranking

Contact Information

  • Mumbai Campus

Office Hours : Monday to Saturday, 10:00 Hrs - 19:00 Hrs

Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
Lakhamshi Napoo Road, Near Matunga (Central Rly.)
Mumbai- 400 019.

Telephone: 91-22-24178300

Fax: 91-22-24105585

Website: www.welingkar.org

  • Bengaluru Campus

102/103,Electronic City Phase 1
Next to Telephone Exchange
Hosur Road, Bengaluru-560100
Welingkar - Electronic City Campus

Telephone: 91-080-28520817/ 28521066/ 28521067/ 28520480/ 28522514

Fax: 91-080-41742108

  • Welingkar - City Office (Welingkar Bengaluru Campus)

Telephone: 91-080-41303781/ 41303782
Fax: 91-080-41303784

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