South Asian Institute of Management (SAIM) is located at Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu. It is an independent, academic institution established in 2005 to provide need-based management education.
The college focuses in management development, research and consultation to facilitate the growth and development of managers, entrepreneurs, and business leaders in South Asia as it is emerging as the most dynamic Asian regional economic center for global trade, investment and technology innovation.
SAIM offers MBA (Global Business) and BBA programs under affiliation from Pokhara University established to provide world-class management education and training to meet the demands and needs of the nations, regionally as well as globally.
One of the major strengths of SAIM College is its faculty members who are well-qualified and experienced with adequate exposure to their areas and remain constantly updated at their expertise through research, consulting, and training. The faculty aims to help the students explore the latest management thinking so they gain knowledge, skills, and insight into all critical areas of general management. Inviting CEOs as visiting faculty from business houses and reputed academic institutions from home and abroad to share their experiences with the students and provide them practical insight into managerial problems is a common practice at SAIM.
To develop managers, leaders and entrepreneurs with a strong sense of integrity and commitment through creation, preservation and dissemination of knowledge keeping in perspective the South Asian values to best serve the interest of business, government, non-government organization sand society at large. SAIM is committed and dedicated to strive relentlessly in the academic domain to produce scholars and empower its graduates attain positions of leadership in South Asia and abroad.
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Message from Mr. Ashok R. Pandey
We at SAIM believe what the region needs most are professional managers and entrepreneurs who have a deep understanding of the region, its people and their deep rooted cultural values while at the same time are equipped with modern skills, knowledge, and the inspiration to shape the future with their leadership qualities and vision.
We understand that establishing a regional learning center of excellence is a challenging task, a task that calls for a high degree of commitment, dedication and perseverance.
1. Placements and Endeavors
The technical competencies imparted and the personality virtues accentuated by SAIM has helped lead its graduates to a diversified platter of jobs and employers after or even before graduation.
2. Career Counseling and Placement Cell
The objective of Career Counseling is to help graduate’s identify the most appropriate career choice for them, considering them personality and interest and to assist them to make a successful transition from school to real job market. Through it’s corporate linkages, the Career Counseling and Placement cell also facilitates placement of its graduates.
3. SAIM Entrepreneurship Club
The SAIM Student Society is the governing student body at South Asian College of Management. It is an initiative of the students, established with the vision of promoting a cooperative culture among students and to enhance their leadership skills. The purpose of the Student Society is to further the best interests of all students at the college through student representation in matters affecting student life and affairs by promoting and supervising club activities and improving community relations. SAIM Student Society supports the overall development of students by engaging them in various activities relating to business, sports, culture and career. Realizing the necessity for student self-governance, the SAIM Student Society was officially founded in 2010.
The SAIM Student Society consists of 18 members; 10 members are elected from the election between the students and these students will represent the core member of the Society, and rest 8 member will be the class representatives of their respective classes. SAIM Student Society will be lead by the President of the society, who will have the tenure of 1 Year for the operation.
SAIM Alumni Association
“We stand together”
The SAIM Alumni Association is the platform for connecting to your mates and your colleague. Keeping this in mind SAIM Alumni Association will help the pass out students of SAIM College to stay connected. The Alumni Association is the governing body under the SAIM College. From events and circulars to the delightful memories of SAIM, we’ve got you covered.
Research and Consulting
SAIM has been providing consulting services to the government and other national and international agencies. In the past,
SAIM has provided consulting services to the Ministry of General Administration of the Government of Nepal, which focused on the structural redesign of the ministry. Similarly, SAIM reviewed the organization structure of the Poverty Alleviation Fund (PAF), an autonomous body supported by the World Bank that implements poverty alleviation programs in Nepal.
For the South Asia Enterprise Development Facility (SEDF), a multi-donor funded, IFC managed, a regional initiative based in Bangladesh, SAIM assessed and identified potential SMEs in Nepal for future support and development. In the recent past,
SAIM has conducted numerous training in such areas as customer service management, valuation of securities, evaluation of mutual funds, understanding derivates, sales management, customer service management and consulting skills. Various organizations ranging from commercial banks, financial nstitutions, the Central Bank of Nepal, and manufacturing companies have participated in and benefited from these training.
SAIM Graduates Placement
The technical competencies imparted and the personality virtues accentuated by SAIM has helped lead its graduates to a diversified platter of jobs and employers after or even before graduation. The holistic and global mindset and the consummate capabilities of the SAIM students are contributing integral inputs for operations, management, and strategy.
SAIM choose applicants who can demonstrate their leadership potentials and can make the difference in the market place by their true abilities and skills. SAIM focus on the candidate who have clear mission and vision about their road to success and SAIM add the value in their path. We believe in our environment, students are willing to learn continuously and make the difference.
If you are the one, following students can apply for the program:
MBA (Global Business)
Students from any stream who have completed Bachelor Degree or equivalent level with a minimum of 50% overall aggregate score or at least 2.0 CGPA may apply for the program.
Students who have successfully completed all the semester/year (with 50% or above) and are awaiting final semester/year results may apply for admission on provisional basis.
Candidates are required to pass PUMAT examination. Candidates shall also appear in the in-person interview to be eligible to get admission in MBA (Global Business) program.
Students from any stream who have completed Grade 11 or equivalent level with a minimum of 50% overall aggregate score may apply for the program.
GCE A- level students must have cleared at least 3 Advanced Level Courses.
Students who have successfully completed Grade 11 (with 50% or above) and are awaiting Grade 12 results may apply for admission on provisional basis.
Admission Process for BBA
To apply for admissions, you can do either of the following:
SAIM offers tuition waivers to students who top their class based on the results of the end term examinations. This is however valid for the particular term only. Besides, the college also provides few scholarship to the deserving students