Overview of S P Jain School of Global Management The S P Jain School of Global Management is an international business school with campuses in four different countries. An Australian business school, it was set up in the name of Sahu Shreyans Prasad Jain, an Indian businessperson and parliamentarian, who lived from CE 1908-1992. Shri SP Jain was a prominent member of the Jain community. Nicknamed S P Jain or S P Jain Global, the business school had its first campus at Dubai in 2004. Soon after in 2006, it had its campus in Singapore at the invitation of the then government there. In 2012, the group set up its third campus in Sydney, Australia. The fourth and the last one was established in Mumbai, India in 2015.
Rankings Many of the programs at S P Jain School of Global Management are ranked quite highly in the world. The flagship yearlong Global MBA Program was ranked as high as #4 in 2018 by Times Higher Education – Wall Street Journal's 1-year MBA rankings. In 2017, the fifth year in a row, the program was among the Forbes top 20 of the world's 'Best International 1-year Full-time MBA rankings'. The program was also among the top 100 in the world as per The Economist in 2015 and by Financial Times in 2011 & 2012.
About the faculty The faculty at the S P Jain Global School of Management is a very diverse one. They hail from all five continents with a rich experience in research. 74% of the core faculty are having doctoral degrees. Many have been educated at Harvard, Oxford, Cambridge, John Hopkins and Cornell. Many have teaching experience at York University, University of Western Australia, INSEAD, National University of Singapore, University of California and so on.
Let's know more about the various campuses-
Dubai Campus: The Dubai campus of the S P Jain Global Management School is located at Dubai International Academic City, a city especially meant for colleges and universities. Students from a diverse background and nationality study at this college. It has a stand-alone building spread across 60,000 square feet of space. The campus has learning centres, mock trading rooms, video conferencing facilities, a Reuters terminal (an electronic trading platform) and a library among other things. There is also a cafeteria and a food court that offers multinational cuisine.
The students are accommodated at a location 15 minutes away from the campus at International City, a residential area in Dubai. Bus service is provided to the students to travel to and fro to the campus. The accommodation is either a studio or a single-bedroom apartment. Apart from the usual bed, linen, table, chair and cupboard, there will be facilities like airconditioning, fridge, microwave, iron, washing machine, toaster, etc.
Block 5, Dubai International Academic City
P. O. Box 502345
Tel: +971 4 5616 700
Singapore Campus The Singapore campus is located on a 7-acre plot close to the main city. It is the first business school in Singapore to receive accreditation by The Alliance on Business Education and Scholarships for Tomorrow, Japan for its Global MBA program. It has the usual facilities like classrooms and lecture halls equipped with audiovisual equipment and Wi-Fi coverage, library, banquet hall, cafeteria, gym and student hostel.
There are separate hostels for boys and girls. The accommodations are all airconditioned and having facilities like TV lounge, pool table, games console, badminton court, basketball court, TT table, futsal court, gym and a music room. The hostel accommodations are not compulsory. Students can arrange for their own accommodation outside the campus.
10 Hyderabad Road,
within Hort Park, off Alexandra Road,
Tel: +65 6270 4748
Sydney Campus The Sydney campus is located at the Sydney Olympic Park business district. As a result of its strategic location, the campus is surrounded by numerous facilities for sports and recreation. With more than 72,000 square feet of space, the campus is able to accommodate not than 500 students at a time.
Among the facilities are auditorium-style classrooms, breakout rooms, cafeteria, lounges and hostel accommodation in apartments. The student apartments have facilities like kitchen, dining, laundry, living area, attached bath and come in 2/3 bedroom configuration. Supermarkets, restaurants and other facilities are quite close to these apartments.
5 Figtree Drive,
Sydney Olympic Park,
NSW 2127, Australia
Tel: +61 2 8970 6800
Mumbai Campus The Mumbai campus has two locations. The first one is at Kamala Mills in Lower Parel. The second campus is at Kurla and was opened in 2016. The campuses have classrooms, video conferencing rooms, mock trading rooms, simulations rooms and a Reuters terminal.
There are no hostel facilities available with the Mumbai campus. However, the college helps the students in finding rental accommodation quite close to the campus.
South Campus -
1st Floor, Trade Point,
Kamala Mills, Lower Parel,
Mumbai - 400013
Phone: +91 22 6130 9100
North Campus -
1st Floor, Kohinoor City Mall, Gate No. 1,
Premier Road, Kurla West,
Mumbai - 400070
Phone: +91 22 6188 7600
S P Jain School of Global Management Programs The S P Jain School of Global Management offers a number of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes, as well as various executive programmes. The courses offered cover a variety of subjects like business administration, business communication, data science, visual analytics and family managed business. Some of the popular programmes are:
Eligibility criteria: The qualification essential for all the undergraduate programs is a pass in grade 12.
Short-term courses The B-School also offers some very short-term online courses as well. Some of these courses are – Building and Managing a Luxury Brand, Influencer marketing, Latest Concepts in Digital marketing, Winning Presentations and Public Speaking, Data Analytics, etc. The courses are of 30 to 60 hours in duration and will be held live online.
Admissions at S P Jain For admissions to any of the programmes at S P Jain, the candidates will have to visit the admission portal of this business school. You have to log in to the site and then fill up the online form with necessary details, choice of the course, the campus, etc. The admission committee will screen your application, and those shortlisted will be called for a one to one interaction with the Course Director or Faculty.
Very exhaustive and informative article by the author on S P Jain Management Institutes spread over four countries.
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