Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management(2018-19)

Process:
The process at SIOM Nashik consists of a case discussion, written ability test (WAT) and a personal interview.
Feedback - Case Discussion
  • Case study regarding a small company's business card design and optimal use of space.
  • Case study regarding a company deciding its CSR activities (options and related data given). As a Board member, candidates are to discuss where to use the resources.
Feedback - WAT
Duration: 15 minutes
Word Limit: 1 page (A4 size)
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  • If salary is not a factor and your living expenses are covered, what would you do for living and how would you spend your time?
  • Describe one of the opportunities in your life that you let go. And do you regret it?
Feedback - Personal Interview
Excerpt from Interview 1-
Candidate Profile: B.Tech
Introduce yourself. Why MBA? Why operations? and why not IT? What are operational interdependencies? (many questions from operations and some from mathematics) What are your long term career goals? What are your extra-curriculars? What other calls do you have? Do you want to ask us anything?
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Excerpt from Interview 2-
Candidate Profile: B.Tech (IT), Work Experience of 2 years in TCS
Tell us about yourself. Why MBA? Tell us about your work profile. How are 1G, 2G and 3G different from each other? So, what is spectral efficiency? Who all are involved in your work process? And who are your clients? (many questions regarding work experience) What are your hobbies? So, which book have you read recently? Can you give me a brief idea of this book?