Admission Process- Academic Year 2022-23 

The MBA (Pharma-Biotechnology) program conducted by the Department of Management Sciences Savitribai Phule Pune University is a two year full time program with an intake of 60 students. All rules for admission of the reserved category candidates as directed by the Government of Maharashtra are applicable. The admissions for the program are governed by Ordinance 181** of Savitribai Phule Pune University.

The admission process consists of 3 stages

Stage 1: Entrance test-- ATMA Test conducted by AIMS on May 29, 2022 or July 24, 2022.

Stage 2: Submission of Application form and fees at PUMBA

Stage 3: Admission confirmation after Seat allotment

Important: A candidate will not be considered for merit list preparation, if he or she does not have a valid ATMA test score from any one of the above mentioned dates or if he or she does not submit the application form and fees at PUMBA.
**For more details about Ordinance 181, visit Click Here

STAGE-1: Entrance test ATMA.

The Association of Indian Management School (AIMS) conducts a common written test for admission to various management courses at different management schools in India which is known as AIMS Test for Management Admission (ATMA).
For details please For details please visit their website,
The scores accepted for admissions in the year 2022-23 should be the result of ATMA tests conducted on
1. May 29, 2022.
2. July 24, 2022.

Candidates should appear for at least one of the ATMA tests held on the above dates.

STAGE-2: Submission of Application form and fees at PUMBA .

Candidates should complete the online application form and pay the application fees online.

The link for application forms will be available on PUMBA website ( after April 1, 2022.

  1. Register for admissions using the link given on the website.

  2. Complete the application form for MBA (PBT) admission online. (The online forms will be available from April 1, 2022 to August 12 , 2022)

  3. Upload all the documents as required.

  4. Income certificate will be required for EWS category.

  5. Reserved Category Candidates from the State of Maharashtra (as per Maharashtra State Government rules) are required to upload ‘Caste Certificate, Caste Validity Certificate and Non-Creamy layer certificate, as the case may be, along with their application form.

  6. Select the method of payment of the application fees.

  7. Pay the fees before the due date.

  8. Save a copy of the application form.

* The merit lists will be prepared strictly on the basis of ATMA merit score.

* Seat Allotment will be done as per ordinance 181 of Savitribai Phule Pune University.

* The Merit / Allotment list will be displayed on the SPPU website.

STAGE 3: Admission Confirmation.

Admission will be confirmed only after

  1. Submission of all original documents.

  2. Payment of fees online.


Date of actual Admissions of candidates from the Allotment List will be posted on the website.

  1. Candidates whose name appear in the allotment list of MBA (PBT) program will be offered admission.

  2. Document verification will be done.

  3. Only those applicants who fulfil all the eligibility conditions will be given admission.

  4. Candidates are required to submit the original documents* at the time of seat allotment.

  5. Candidates are required to pay the fees online, after seat allotment.

Admission to the MBA (PBT) program will be confirmed only after submission of documents and payment of fees.

If any seats remain vacant, subsequent admission rounds will be conducted and the details will be updated on the website.

In case of any dispute / grievance the decision of the Head of the Department will be final.