About The College
St Josephs Institute of Management
St Josephs Institute of Management started in Bangalore with the opening of the St. Joseph’s European High School by the Paris Foreign Mission Fathers in 1858. In 1884, St. Joseph’s College was established. It has grown steadily and today has more than 10,000 students enrolled at the Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, Computer, Law and Management disciplines in its independent Colleges namely, St. Joseph’s College , St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, St. Joseph’s Evening College, St Joseph’s College of Law and St. Joseph’s Institute of Management, formerly called as St Joseph’s College of Business Administration. The Jesuit Fathers, however, came into the picture in 1937 when the Paris Foreign Mission handed over all Joseph’s Institutions to them.
St Joseph’s College of Business Administration
These Institutions are now under the Management of the Bangalore Jesuit Educational Society, SJIM is the only Jesuit Business School in Bangalore. St. Joseph’s Institute of Management has conducting One Year Evening Management Courses since 1968.The Courses great help to the working executives and the Diploma awarded by the College was well accepted by the Corporates. In 1996, the College secured approval from AICTE, New Delhi, for a Two Year Full-Time PGDM Programme. In October 2016, the name of the institute changed to St. Joseph’s Institute of Management (SJIM) with due approval from AICTE. The college also shifted to an independent campus in the heart of the city at Webbs ground, M.G.Road, Bangalore, again with approval of AICTE. The institute prides of a student profile with diverse educational background and corporate exposure. SJIM a member of International Association of Jesuit Business Schools (IAJBS) and Xavier Association of Management Institutions (XAMI).
A Computer Lab with networking is available for students to use. Broadband internet facility is also available at all hours. In addition, College provides WIFI connectivity and the students can access the College servers from anywhere on campus.
The Library contains more than 18,300 volumes. Journals and periodicals, both national and international, as well as digital collections are available to the students. The College has also subscribed to EBSCO, Emerald, PROWESS, CRISIL Research, Capitaline, E-Books and J-Gate, well known online databases and resources to support the research work of students and faculty.
The SJIM hostel situated in the heart of the city and just five minutes’ walk from the main campus. Unlike other hostels, the food in SJIM Hostel is excellent. Also many facilities available such as a basketball court, parking lot, Wi-Fi, and many others. The environment in SJIM Hostel friendly and peaceful. Three types of rooms – single rooms, double rooms and double with an attached bathroom.
A new hostel for women constructed on the campus itself. The hostel will have dual sharing accommodation with all the required amenities. Being located on the campus, the hostellers are free to make use of gym, games, library facilities of the institute after the class hours. The hostel will have 24×7 wifi facility and security. The hostel provides a peaceful and disciplined environment to students.
Facilities for the Physically Challenged
SJIM has incorporated facilities for the physically challenged into all its buildings. lifts in all buildings, specially-designed restrooms, and the theatre-style classrooms have ramps. All the administrative offices on the ground floor. The main entrances into the college also have ramps. The ample parking in the basement complemented with lifts that can access all floors of all buildings, including the basement.