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Provisional Admissions Open

All provisional admissions open on a first come first served basis for eligible candidates


Prospective students with Bachelor's Degree in any discipline(1st class preferred). MAT Score above 500 or CAT Score or GMAT Score above 450. GRE Score about 1000(Total in Verbal and Quantitative) will be accepted respectively. Final year degree students are also eligible to apply.

Application Form:

Apply online or visit Office of Admissions, Sambhram

Application Procedure:

Eligible candidates can walk in for Group Discussion and Personal Interview. for scheduled dates and other details, email admissions@sambhram.org

Admissions (MBA - Master of Business Administration)


Candidates seeking admission to the Master of Business Administration program should have passed Bachelor's Degree / Master Degree Examination of any recognized University, in any subject – Commerce, Management, Arts, Social Sciences, Sciences, Engineering, Technology or equivalent, and have secured at least 50% of marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) in the Bachelor's Degree Examination in aggregate. Further, wherever applicable, the minimum qualification shall be as per Government norms in the case of Common Entrance Test.

Short-listing criteria:

Students in their final year of graduation may also apply provided they meet the minimum scholastic record at the time of application. A high score in an All India Management Aptitude Test - CAT/XAT/MAT/ATMA or Karnataka entrance tests like PGCET/KMAT is a must.

Selection criteria:

Admission to SAMS is strictly based on merit. Candidates are required to appear for the Admission Selection Process comprised of:
  • Aptitude Test
  • Oral presentation
  • Personal interview

The School also uses other parameters such as scholastic and extracurricular record and work experience for admission. The final selection of the candidate will be based on the overall performance in the Admission Selection Process.


Scholarships amounting up to 25% of the prescribed fee would be available to qualified candidates subject to the following conditions:
  • A consistent scholastic record - Minimum 70% in X, XII and Graduation - with no repetitions at any stage.
  • A score of 90th percentile or better on CAT or a score of 650 and above in GMAT.

Note: All documents including copies of transcripts (marks cards) of 10th, 12th and all the years / semesters during graduation, CAT/GMAT score card and work experience (if any) need to be produced for verification during the selection process.
Eligible candidates may submit the application for scholarship in the prescribed format along with the Application Form for admission.

Application Form
  • Students are encouraged to Apply Online for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program of July 2017.
  • The Application Form and Prospectus for the Master of Business Administration, School of Business, can be obtained from the Admissions Office on payment of Rs.500/- (rupees five hundred only) in cash or through Demand Draft drawn in favour of “Sambhram Academy of Management Studies” payable at Bangalore.
  • The Application Form can also be downloaded by clicking here. Send the filled application form along with a DD of Rs. Rs.500/- (rupees five hundred only) in favour of “Sambhram Academy of Management Studies” payable at Bangalore.


Terms and Conditions
Students are required to abide by the following terms and conditions upon admission to the Master of Business Administration program.

Fees payable for the Master of Business Administration program are subject to review periodically. Ensuring that fees are paid before the announced due dates is the sole responsibility of the student. Non-payment of the prescribed fees within the due dates will result in the cancellation of the registration to the program or to the subsequent term / semester.

1. Policy regarding refund of fees:
a. The program fee has two components - Registration fee and Tuition fee

b. The Registration fee, once paid, will not be refunded by the School of Business under any circumstances. The objective of this clause is to discourage frivolous applications

c. The refund of tuition fee paid will be considered under the following conditions:

i. If a candidate withdraws from the program prior to the commencement of the program, then 75 percent of the tuition fee will be refunded.

ii. If a candidate withdraws from the program within one week after the commencement of the program, then 60 percent of the tuition fee will be refunded.

iii. If a candidate withdraws from the program anytime after one week from the date of commencement of the program, then no refund of tuition fee will be made

2. Students will also be liable for any travel and accommodation costs incurred for placement. For certain programs, students may incur additional specific charges for such items or activities as sports and games fees, specialized material, or field trips. The School of Business reserves the right to make additional charges to students for such activities.

3. The School of Business may withdraw or amend its offer of admission, or terminate the registration, if it is found that either a false or a misleading statement has been made or that significant information has either been omitted or withheld in a candidate’s application form.

4. The School of Business does not accept responsibility and expressly excludes all liability that may result from any loss, damage, or injury caused to a student or to his/her property.

5. Students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program are required to sign an undertaking at the time of the commencement of the academic year consenting to abide by the rules, regulations, and the code of conduct of the School of Business.

Note: Disputes of any kind are subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts in Bangalore only.