K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research (SIMSR) was founded in 1981 as a part of Somaiya Vidyavihar with the objective of providing state of the art education in management and related areas. The institute is consistently ranked among top 25 management institutes and top 10 private sector B-schools in India. The institute offers full time, part time and executive programs in Business Management along with Masters in Computer Applications and Doctoral Programs. All the programs are approved by All India Council of Technical Education, Ministry Of HRD, Govt. of India and University of Mumbai.