Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management [SIOM] - Nashik
Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM) aims towards World Class Management Programs with an emphasis on Operations Management. There is a need for managers who have a deep understanding of not just the commercial aspects but also the technical / technological aspects which drive business. SIOM thus emphasizes on Operations Management with its uniquely devised syllabus focusing on diverse sectors like Retail, Logistics, IT operations, Consulting, banking & Insurance and of course manufacturing. SIOM is an effort to nurture the students' mindsets and skills so that they master the ability to manage ambitious corporate growth by achieving cost excellence, acquiring market excellence rapidly, strengthening and customizing design, and building global / regional operating footprints.
SIOM is born out of the conviction that engineers, if forged and chiseled in an exclusive B-School environment can be outstanding "Techno-Business" managers - professionals atop the current competitive markets with a vision for world class excellence
"Empowering and Leading Operations Excellence"
SIOM aims to deliver the Managerial Competencies of Broad Based Knowledge, Multi-Disciplinary Skills and Positive Attitude to the diverse Industrial and Business Sector on a sustainable basis.
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SIOM being a residential institute houses the male and female studentss in hostels with triple occupancy. The hostel buildings are in close proximity to the Main building helping students' waste no time in reaching classes and going to library later in the evening. Hygienically prepared vegetarian and non-vegetarian (as per weekly menu) food is served, which includes Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. There is Cafeteria open in the morning and afternoon hours for tea/coffee and snacks. There is a shop to buy essentials. The daily Laundry service opens in the evening. The campus has been developed with lot of green trees around with lovely flower beds and hedges. There is round the clock security manning the Gate, and hostel premises including female guards for the girls hostel. Arrangements are made for 24 hours water and electricity and Wi-Fi services in the hostel. There are recreational facilities like TV and indoor games such as T.T., Carom, Chess, and Billiards. There is also a Basketball court prepared to the highest standard, and an indoor Badminton court is also available. The entire campus and the hostel are monitored by CCTV to maintain the safety of the campus and the students. The academic block consists of spacious and well-equipped Lecture Halls, Library, Gymnasium, Aerobics hall and other Indoor sports facilities. There are separate lounges accessed by students for placements and class room discussions. It also has 2 computer labs with a high level of computing facilities, of which one is completely dedicated for students to practice their skills.
The library tries to keep pace with global changes and caters its users with a technology based environment. New users are introduced to all the resources during the induction programme. Subsequently, the hand on training programme is also initiated for easy access of all the ICT based resources.
Collection Development is one of the important tasks which facilitate faculty, students, and staff. At present, the library consists of 11,541 Books, 175 Electronic Journals, 2 Databases, 53 National journals, 15 International Journals, 1062 CDs and 250 DVDs.
Wifi is enabled throughout the campus and the Web OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) is accessible, wherein students can log in to access the circulation status of a particular book, also reserved. They can also refer to all the online resources at any time from their laptops or from the net lab of the Institute and download them.
The library has introduced the new scheme of a Book Bank. Core Books are given to students as per the requirements the rest along with of the books on a yearly basis to save paper and also the environment.
The progressive feature of the library is that it hosts a treasure hunt for the students and faculty wherein the clue is given leading to another, which enables the user to know the library in depth.
Other activities which students enthusiastically participate in are Quizzines, Beer Game(supply Chain), Akshay Patra, Budget Foray, Book exhibition, Saraswati Pooja, etc. The person who makes the maximum use of the library resources is awarded with the little of 'Best Library User'.
SIOM Library Follows and OPEN Access policy wherein each and any library material is made available and accessible. Thus it is an user-centered and accommodative library.
3. SIOM is equipped with state-of-art computing facilities to compliment classroom pedagogy. It has a server room equipped with Two Compaq ML 370 Serves, HP ML 350 Servers running on Windows 2003, and two Computer Labs housing a total of 100 computers and workstations running Windows XP. All classrooms and offices are equipped with Internet connectivity with a 5 MBPS (1:1) Leased line. Every classroom and Assembly hall is fitted with LCD projection facilities and LAN. Lectures are typically augmented by multimedia. The Hi-Tech lab is especially suited to the requirements for SAP ERP where the students are trained an specialized software like SPSS, Minitab, Lindo Lingo, Crystal ball etc.
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Programmes offered along with following information:
MBA (Operations Management) at SIOM is designed to meet the needs of the diverse sectors of the economy viz. manufacturing, service, IT and consulting. Students develop in-depth strategic understanding of operations systems, their components, contributions, and interactions with other functional areas, and the analytical and computer tools necessary to address both strategic and tactical issues. The MBA Operations Management Programme aims to equip each ENGINEER with vital skills and knowledge necessary to design, manage, analyze and improve the operations in an enterprise. The objective is to develop amongst the students' crystal clear, strategic understanding of Operations systems, their vital components, contributions, interactions with other functional areas and the analytical tools necessary to address practical and strategic issues in operations management. The SIOM MBA provides various career prospects in different sectors.
With Operations in its core delivery, SIOM is determined to lead and design the curriculum closely with Industry needs. This is evidenced by the various accolades received at the leading B-School award functions. Supported by the Industry practitioners, SIOM always fine tunes the delivery according to the dynamism of the market. It also cavers out areas of Operations in the various streams in Marketing, HR, Finance and Information Technology in the form of minor specializations. The curriculum motivates the students to understand the business environment holistically and to try to impart business problem solving skills with respect to the core values and changing times of the market. The curriculum also invites associations with various leading institutions like KPMG, Dale Carnegie and APICS etc. to raise the Industry readiness of the students. Live projects, Case study analysis, Personality development programs and various other academic initiatives are helping the students to face the challenging industry situations. Students, by virtue of their curriculum will be able to appear for International certification programmes such as CPIM, CSCP, and PMP etc. Student Initiatives such as Society in Free Enterprises (SIFE), Spandan activity (Social projects) and the Entrepreneurship cell are highly active an the campus.
Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik has been securing 100% placements from the first batch of year 2007. Leading corporates from 10 different sectors like Manufacturing, Consulting, BFSI, IT/ITes, FMCG, Retail, Logistics, Retail, Mining, Pharmaceuticals and Infrastructure have been participating in the placement process. Two overseas placements were secured last year. The final placements in 2013 at the SIOM campus witnessed various sectors such as Consulting, IT/ITES, Manufacturing, e-commerce, Mining, Logistics and FMCG etc.
To cater to industry specific needs of Operations in :
we have introduced the concept of minor specialization in each of these streams. Corporates have a wider choice to fit into the specific roles of their organization.
Multinational companies like Amazon, Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, P&G, PwC, Rio-Tinto, United Technologies Corporation etc. participate in the Campus Placement Process every year.
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Career prospects etc.
Graduate Engineers of any stream from any statutory University with 50% aggregate marks. (45% for SC/ST candidates) are eligible for this programme
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Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management
A-23, Shravan Sector,
New Cidco, Nashik 42200