About SIU Pune

Symbiosis is one of India’s leading private co-educational institutions imparting quality education for over 40 years. Symbiosis International University is a multilingual, multinational and multidisciplinary educational complex located in Pune, Maharashtra, India. It has been given official recognition by the UGC and the AICTE. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has conferred an 'A' grade (with a CGPA of 3.35 out of 4) to the University. SIU is part of the Symbiosis Society which is its managing body.

Symbiosis society was established in 1971 by Prof. Dr.S.B Mujumdar with the objective of promoting the idea of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' (the World as One Family) by facilitating the interaction between Indian and Foreign students through education. From a single building in 1976, Symbiosis has grown today into 10 campuses -   Pune (6), Nashik (1), NOIDA(1)  Bengaluru(1) and Hyderabad(1). In 2002,the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India conferred the “Deemed to be University” status on Symbiosis, and further in 2006,the UGC vide its notification withdrew the word Deemed and renamed the university as Symbiosis International University(SIU).


Promoting international understanding through quality education


  • To inculcate the spirit of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' (the world is one family)
  •  To contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination
  •  To promote ethical and value-based learning
  •  To foster the spirit of national development
  •  To inculcate cross-cultural sensitization
  •  To develop global competencies amongst students
  •  To nurture creativity and encourage entrepreneurship
  •  To enhance employability and contribute to human resource development
  •  To promote health and wellness amongst students, staff & community
  •  To instill sensitivity amongst the youth towards the community and environment
  •  To produce thought-provoking leaders for the society

University at a Glance

Chancellor: Dr.S.B Mujumdar

Principal Director :Dr.Vidya Yeravdekar

Vice Chancellor: Dr.Rajani Gupte

Established: 2002

Campuses: 10

Faculties: 7

Constituents/Departments: 28

Faculties - 7

  1. Faculty of Law
  2. Faculty of Management
  3. Faculty of Computer Science
  4. Faculty of Health and Biomedical Sciences
  5. Faculty of Media,Communication and Design
  6. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  7. Faculty of Engineering

Campuses - 10 

  1. Lavale, Pune 
  2. Viman Nagar, Pune 
  3. S.B.Road, Pune
  4. Model Colony, Pune 
  5. Hinjewadi, Pune 
  6. Kirkee, Pune 
  7. Bengaluru
  8. Nashik
  9. Noida, UP
  10. Hyderabad

 Constituents/Departments- 28

Faculty of Law

  1. Symbiosis Law School, Pune (SLS - Pune)
  2. Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA (SLS - NOIDA)
  3. Symbiosis Law School ,Hyderabad(SLS - Hyderabad)

Faculty of Management

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune (SIBM - Pune)
  2. Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)
  3. Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development (SCMHRD)
  4. Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)
  5. Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM)
  6. Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik (SIOM - Nashik)
  7. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM - Bengaluru)
  8. Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune Under Graduate (UG)
  9. Symbiosis School of Banking Management (SSBM)
  10. Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, NOIDA
  11. Symbiosis Institute of Business Management,Hyderabad (SIBM - Hyderabad)

Faculty of Computer Studies

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR)
  2. Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT)

Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)
  2. Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)
  3. Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS)

Faculty of Media, Communication and Design

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC - Pune)
  2. Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
  3. Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SIMC - Bengaluru )
  4. Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC) Under Graduate (UG)
  5. Symbiosis School of Photography (SSP)

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

  1. Symbiosis School of Economics (SSE)
  2. Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA)

Faculty of Engineering

  1. Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT)
  2. Symbiosis Institute of Geo-informatics (SIG)

For more information about Symbiosis International University, please visit http://siu.edu.in