MBA - Hospital & Healthcare
Management

Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Hospital and Healthcare Management

The two-year full time Masters in Business Administration - Hospital & Healthcare Management, MBA (HHM) is a residential programme with electives in Pharmaceutical management, Healthcare IT and Healthcare Insurance focuses on equipping students with the knowledge and skills required for the management of healthcare organizations, be it hospitals, Pharmaceuticals, IT, Insurance, Clinical research, Equipment manufacturing, Public healthcare establishment, Consultancies, NGOs, Wellness industry and others as may evolve from time to time.
The programme aims at adopting a synergistic blend of academic knowledge and pragmatic orientation of the field to create professionals adept at identifying practical problems and using time tested and contemporary managerial techniques to arrive at the most appropriate solutions for the problems in healthcare sector.

MBA - Hospital & Healthcare Management is two year full time residential programme from academic year 2020 . For MBA (HHM) the classes will be conducted at Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences(SIHS), Symbiosis International (Deemed University) Campus, Hill Base Lavale, Pune 412115

OBJECTIVE

To empower potential hospital & health care management professionals with indepth knowledge, skills, abilities & practical exposure which to equip them with the required competencies for contributing to the health care and allied sectors in a meaningful manner

"A break through event in the history of Symbiosis International University when MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management) student achieved international placement in the very first year of its inception"

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Symbiosis International University has from this year brought the complete admission process under one umbrella. The process has been completely revamped. A simplified streamlined process which is user friendly, convenient and easy to access for the aspirant has been brought in from this academic year.

SALIENT FEATURES OF THE ADMISSION PROCESS
  • Single registration process for all MBA programs at all institutes of SIU
  • Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT) process for all MBA programs at respective institutes.
  • SNAP Test Score + Academic Profile Score will form the basis for short listing candidates for Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT)
  • Academic Profile Score will be computed on the basis of weights assigned to academic performance in 10th Std., 12th Std. and Graduation
  • Selection process comprises of Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interaction (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT)
ATTRIBUTES (AS PART OF PARAMETERS FOR SELECTION)

The parameters for selection includes, fulfilling the eligibility criteria. Work experience and extracurricular activities. are important considerations for the selection process.

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION

English

PROGRAMME & SPECIALIZATION

The students have to take ownership of their learning

The program is designed in a manner that apart from the didactic teaching methods like classroom lectures, students spend a substantial amount of their learning time in diverse types of healthcare organizations where they get hands on practical training.

During the period of study, students work on a number of case studies and undertake a project pertaining to Hospital/Healthcare management under the supervision of faculty mentor.

Eminent guest faculty further enrich the course content through talks on contemporary issues for the health sector.

Innovative teaching methods and talks conducted by industry experts contribute to all round personality development in addition to academic excellence and practical competences.

MBA - Hospital & Healthcare Management is two year full time residential programme from academic year 2020. For MBA (HHM) the classes will be conducted at Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences(SIHS), Symbiosis International (Deemed University) Campus, Hill Base Lavale, Pune 412115

EXAMINATION PATTERN

Students would be evaluated throughout the two years of the programme through summative and formative assessment. Quizzes, assignments, classroom discussions are some of methods used for formative assessment End external semester examinations are conducted for summative assessment.

AWARD OF DEGREE

The SIU will award the Master of Business Administration in Hospital & Healthcare Management, MBA (HHM) at the end of the two year programme to all successful candidates. A detailed grade sheet and transcript will also be issued to each successful student.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
INTAKE

MBA HHM : 120 seats

Orientation and Pedagogy

SIHS adopts a blend of traditional as well as contemporary methods of teaching. In addition to the regular classroom didactic lectures students are given exposure to the industry through summer internship projects and interaction with relevant industry stakeholders They get oriented to public healthcare delivery system Students plan and organize various healthcare events and the programme focuses on experiential learning

Teaching Methodology in Academics:

The program deploys both synchronous and asynchronous mode of learning for teaching and training of the students viz Didactic Lectures, Summer Internships, Self-Study, Guest Lectures from Academia and Industry experts, Workshops, Seminars, Case studies, Projects, Dissertations, Assignments, Training Need Analysis, Presentations, Role Plays, Demonstrations & Simulations, On- site visits.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate should be Graduate from any recognized University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes.

Note : Candidates appearing for Final year bachelor's degree examinations may apply but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in their final exam.

IMPORTANT DATES FOR ADMISSION(MBA-HHM) 2022-2024 BATCH

Coming soon..

FEE STRUCTURE
FEE STRUCTURE - BATCH 2022-24 1st Year (Amount in ₹) 2nd Year (Amount in ₹)
1st Instalment 2nd Instalment 3rd Instalment 4th Instalment
Academic Fees (Per Annum) 2,58,500 2,58,500 2,58,500 2,58,500
Institute Deposit (Refundable)  20,000  -  -  -
Hostel Deposit (Refundable) 15,000  -  -  -
Hostel Fees (Three Sharing) 57,450 57,450 ** **
Mess Fee (Per Annum) 39,000 39,000 ** **
Total 3,89,950 3,54,950 - -
Installments pay by Date At the time of admission 25-Nov-2022 25-Jun-2023 25-Nov-2023
Note: * Hostel fees could change, depending on the guidelines issued by UGC for the shared accommodation from time to time due to the COVID19 pandemic. **Hostel and Mess Fees can be increased up to 10% each year. Government taxes would be additional as and when applicable. Hostel and Mess Fees for the subsequent year would be communicated before commencement of the next academic year.
FEE STRUCTURE - BATCH 2021-23 1st Year (Amount in ₹) 2nd Year (Amount in ₹)
1st Instalment 2nd Instalment 3rd Instalment 4th Instalment
Academic Fees (Per Annum) 2,35,000 2,35,000 2,35,000 2,35,000
Institute Deposit (Refundable)  20,000  -  -  -
Hostel Deposit (Refundable) 15,000  -  -  -
Hostel Fees (Per Annum)* 54,725 54,725 ** **
Mess Fee (Per Annum) 35,475 35,475 ** **
Total 3,60,200 3,25,200 - -
Installments pay by Date At the time of admission 25-Nov-2021 25-Jun-2022 25-Nov-2022

Note: * Hostel fees could change, depending on the guidelines issued by UGC for the shared accommodation from time to time due to the COVID19 pandemic.

**Hostel and Mess Fees can be increased up to 10% each year. Government taxes would be additional as and when applicable. Hostel and Mess Fees for the subsequent year would be communicated before commencement of the next academic year.

HOW TO APPLY ?

The aspirants wishing to take admission in MBA HHM programme have to appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test conducted by the university.

For SNAP Test information log on to https://www.snaptest.org and register.

For more details click on : https://www.sihspune.org/mba_admissions/

Internationalization@SIHS

In alignment with Symbiosis International University’s motto of “vasudhaiva kutumbakam”- World is a family, SIHS is driven by the spirit of providing global exposure to the Students.

The objectives of Internationalization are-

Admission for International Students

Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) handles all subject matters relating to admissions of International Students to the constituent institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

Kindly visit the link provided below for further assistance: https://scie.ac.in/

Academic Year: 2022-2023
Batch Semester Activity Start Date End Date
2022-2024 1 Teaching 07 Jun 2022 05 Nov 2022
2022-2024 1 Extra Curricular Activities 08 Sep 2022 09 Sep 2022
2022-2024 1 Preparatory Leave 06 Nov 2022 13 Nov 2022
2022-2024 1 Examination 14 Nov 2022 28 Nov 2022
2022-2024 2 Teaching 05 Dec 2022 15 May 2023
2022-2024 2 Preparatory Leave 16 May 2023 23 May 2023
2022-2024 2 Examination 24 May 2023 07 Jun 2023
2021-2023 3 Internship 04 Jul 2022 29 Aug 2022
2021-2023 3 Teaching 30 Aug 2022 31 Dec 2022
2021-2023 3 Extra Curricular Activities 08 Sep 2022 09 Sep 2022
2021-2023 3 Preparatory Leave 01 Jan 2023 08 Jan 2023
2021-2023 3 Examination 09 Jan 2023 17 Jan 2023
2021-2023 4 Teaching 24 Jan 2023 23 May 2023
2021-2023 4 Preparatory Leave 24 May 2023 31 May 2023
2021-2023 4 Examination 01 Jun 2023 10 Jun 2023
Contact Us

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) Campus Hill Base, Lavale, Pune - 412201, Maharashtra India.

Tel: (Ext. 504/509)
Mobile: 020-66975041
Website: www.sihspune.org
Workshops / Seminars
Sr. No. Year Name of the workshop/ seminar Link to the Activity report on the website Report file name
1 2020-2021 Research methodology workshop on systematic reviews and meta-analysis (Research Methodology) https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_25.pdf
R25
2 2020-2021 Leadership Skill Development Series-5: Why healthcare is a place to be now? https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_24.pdf
R24
3 2020-2021 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop: Healthcare 5.0: Accelearting Innovation in Healthcare https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_23.pdf
R23
4 2020-2021 NGO and Entrepreneurship (Entrepreneurship) https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_22.pdf
R22
5 2020-2021 Workshop on skill Development: Digital Marketing https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_21.pdf
R21
6 2020-2021 Leadership Skill Development Series-4 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_20.pdf
R20
7 2020-2021 Leadership Skill Development Series-3 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_19.pdf
R19
8 2020-2021 Workshop on Skill Development: Continous Improvement and Innovation https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_18.pdf
R18
9 2020-2021 Workshop on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-7 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_17.pdf
R17
10 2020-2021 Workshop on Skill Development: Experiences from Experts to Strategise Career Priorities of Public Health Nutritionists https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_16.pdf
R16
11 2020-2021 Webinar on Entrepreneurship: Paradigm Shift in Nutrition from Generic to Person-Centric - Setting the Stage for Transition https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_15.pdf
R15
12 2020-2021 Webinar on Entrepreneurship: Harnessing potentials of Food enterprise and Food safety managment : Crisis to Prospects https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_14.pdf
R14
13 2020-2021 Webinar on Entrepreneurship: Private Equity funding in Healthcare- Need of the hour https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_13.pdf
R13
14 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Minding the Mind https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_12.pdf
R12
15 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-6 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_11.pdf
R11
16 2020-2021 Leadership Skill Development Series-2 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_10.pdf
R10
17 2020-2021 Webinar on Entrepreneurship: Top 10 focus areas through Informatics for Indian Healthcare Organizations in the fight against New norm economy https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_9.pdf
R9
18 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Hospital Operations https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_8.pdf
R8
19 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-5 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_7.pdf
R7
20 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-4 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_6.pdf
R6
21 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program -3 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_5.pdf
R5
22 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-2 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_4.pdf
R4
23 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Corporate Readiness Program-1 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_3.pdf
R3
24 2020-2021 Webinar on Skill Development: Effective business communication in healthcare https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_2.pdf
R2
25 2020-2021 Leadership Skill Development Series-1 https://www.sihspune.org/pdf/2021/
SIHS_3.3.2_20-21_1.pdf
R1
PROGRAMME OUTCOME
  • Management knowledge: Apply the knowledge of marketing, finance, HR & operations fundamentals and specialization to the solution of complex healthcare management problems
  • Management knowledge: Apply the knowledge of marketing, finance, HR & operations fundamentals and specialization to the solution of complex healthcare management problems
  • Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern managerial applications / tools including prediction and modeling to complex management activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • The manager and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the healthcare professional management practice.
  • Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional management solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the management practice.
  • Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communication: Communicate effectively on complex management activities with the community and with society at large, and other stakeholders of healthcare industry such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions
  • Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of business change.
  • Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex management problems reaching substantiated conclusions using fundamentals & principles of management ( to be inserted before programme outcome about modern tool usage)
STAKEHOLDER FEEDBACK
Graduate Attributes

How To Apply

Admissions
1. When does registration for MBA (HHM) at SIHS starts?

Answer:The registration for MBA (HHM) at SIHS starts in the month of September. ( For exact details of date log on to the website)
2. What is the last date for registration?
Answer:The registration closes in the month of November. ( For exact details of date log on to the website)
3. What is the eligibility criteria to apply for MBA (HHM) programme?
Answer:Graduate of a Statutory University with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at graduation level. Candidates passing degree examination by part-time / correspondence / external course / distance learning or in one sitting are not eligible.
4. Can a student studying in final year of graduation apply for the programme?
Answer:Yes, you can apply for the programme
5. A candidate scoring less than 50% in graduation can apply?
Answer:No, refer point no.3
6. Does the past academic record also considered in selection of a candidate?
Answer:Yes there is a component of academic profile during the selection process which has weightage given to past academic performances.
7. By registering for SNAP, am I automatically registered for SIHS?
Answer:SNAP is a common entrance examination for admission into various academic programmes of SIU;you have to separately register for SIHS
8. How can I register for SNAP?
Answer:For registration details, please log on to www.snaptest.org
For detailed information Click here
9. How is MBA (Hospital & Health care management) different from general MBA?
Answer:The two-year full time Master's degree in Hospital & Healthcare Management is a residential programme which focuses on equipping students with the knowledge and skills required for the management of healthcare organizations. Be it Hospitals, Pharmaceuticals , IT, Insurance, Clinical research, Equipment, Manufacturing, Public healthcare establishment, Consultancies, NGOs, Wellness industry and others as may evolve. The programme aims at adopting a synergistic blend of academic knowledge and practical intricacies of the field to create professionals. Adept at identifying practical problems and using time tested and emerging managerial techniques to arrive at the most appropriate solution. Thus, along with core management subjects the programme focuses on healthcare related subjects in great detail.
10. Is there placement assistance?
Answer:Yes, SIHS has a dedicated placement & training cell aimed at enhancing employability and employment.
11. What facilities are provided?
Answer:The facilities available at SIHS include: Virtual Library Facility, Wi-Fi campus, a dedicated and on campus health care center, State of art Recreation & Wellness Centre, Hostel ,Food court ,Bank & ATM.
12. What kind of opportunities exists in Health care industry in India after I complete this programme?
Answer:The Healthcare managers are needed in many settings like: clinics, healthcare consulting firms, health insurance organizations, healthcare associations, Hospitals, Public health departments, Pharmaceutical organizations, wellness industry and NGOs.
13. What kind of Jobs can be taken up after completing this programme?
Answer:If you choose a career in healthcare management , your first job might be an entry-to-mid-level management position in a specialized area such as: Healthcare finance, government health programmes, human resources in healthcare/ hospitals, Information Technology in Healthcare, Healthcare marketing, material management (purchase of equipment’s & supplies), staff relations, administration, patient care services, hospital planning & development.
14. What options are available for furthering the academic interests?
Answer:You can enroll in integrated MBA (HHM) + PhD under SIU for the doctoral studies.
15. What is the programme structure?
Answer:The programme is divided into four semesters of six months each. After completion of Sem I &Sem II, students undergo 12 weeks summer internship. As part of the programme, a student also has to take up public sector training of 2 weeks. At the end, of the programme, is the On -Job Training. Students will be evaluated throughout the two years of the programme by periodic tests as well as assignments. Student’s evaluation is a continuous process.
16. What kind of questions are asked in PI-WAT?
Answer:Questions are asked on generic topics as well as to test your knowledge on present healthcare scenario in country.
17. Is Group Discussion part of selection process?
Answer:As per the new selection process parameters, group discussion is eliminated; instead a written ability test is included along with personal interaction.
18. What are topics for WAT?
Answer:Topics for WAT are not limited only to healthcare domain but may extend to other general field that may include current government policy decision, economics, general management etc.
19. How are the placements at SIHS?
Answer:The placements at SIHS are 100 percent.
20. How is WAT carried out?
Answer:The written ability test (WAT) has two sections with total duration of one hour. The first section has a topic with a word limit. The other section is on creative thinking and writing, which may include a clip, a picture etc. (* the format is subject to change as per the guidelines from SIU).
21. Are there questions asked from academic background of the candidate?
Answer:Yes during PI, such questions may be asked by the panelists.
Register online at www.snaptest.org