The Symbiosis International (Deemed University)'s Off-Campus Centre at Nagpur was inaugurated by Shri Devendra Fadnavis, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Shri Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways of India and Shipping Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in the Government of India on 28th July 2019. Shri Sudhir Mungantiwar, Cabinet Minister of Finance & Planning and Forests in Govt. of Maharashtra, Shri Chandrashekhar Bawankule, Minister for Ministry of Energy, New and Renewable Energy, Govt. of Maharashtra, Prof. Dr. S B Mujumdar (Chancellor), Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar (Pro Chancellor), Dr. Rajani Gupte (Vice Chancellor) Symbiosis International (Deemed University) were amongst the dignitaries present at the inauguration.
Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC) Pune student Mr. Harshit Parihar studying MA - Mass Communication won the Photography Award in the category Travel Photography at Kharkiv International festival of Arts and Travel, Ukraine. He was invited to Ukraine to receive the award.
'Shilpkatha', SID's annual Craft Sustenance initiative is scheduled to take place on 4th & 5th October, 2019 at Symbiosis Viman Nagar Campus, Pune. This is an event born out of the intensive craft documentation carried on by the students of all disciplines.
Every year during 'Navratra' the puja of 'Goddess Saraswati' is performed at all the campuses of the University. This year 'Saraswati Puja' was performed on 3rd October 2019 at the University's Main Campus at Lavale, Pune. Dr. S B Mujumdar Chancellor , Mrs. Sanjeevani Mujumdar Hon. Director Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Museum & Memorial , Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar Pro Chancellor , Dr. Rajani Gupte Vice Chancellor , Deans, Directors, Heads of Departments, Faculty, Staff and Students took part in the puja to receive the blessings of 'Goddess Saraswati' the Goddess of knowledge, music, art, wisdom and nature.
Swacchata Pakhawada 2019: Symbiosis International (Deemed University) celebrated Swacchata Pakhawada with their unique awareness events along with their students and teaching and supporting staff at its various campuses.
73rd Independence day was celebrated with great enthusiasm at all the campuses of the Symbiosis International (Deemed University). Dr. Rajani Gupte, Vice Chancellor unfurled the flag at the Lavale Pune campus. Dr. Gupte extended greetings to all the staff, students and service staff of the University. In her speech she mentioned that Independence day is a day to rejoice, celebrate our political freedom and remember the great freedom fighters who struggled, so that we may enjoy the fruits of freedom.
As a part of the World Environment day celebrations (5th June), the University at its different campuses along with the staff and students conducted cleanliness drives, awareness campaigns, tree plantation drives and nature walk for students and staff. Students along with the staff took collective pledge for ‘Saving the Environment’. The University’s Symbiosis Centre for Waste Resource Management participated in the Cleanliness Drive jointly organised by Indian Air Force and Adar Poonawala Clean City Initiative and Pune Municipal Corporation.
On behalf of the Symbiosis International (Deemed University), a two days 'National Conference on Interdisciplinary Approach to Healthcare' is being hosted at Symbiosis International University, Lavale-Pune on April 19th & 20th, 2019 (Friday & Saturday). This annual mega event with a legacy of 19 years attracts over 1200 delegates such as doctors, medico legal experts, insurance & IT professionals, NGOs, hospital administrators, clinical research professionals from all over India and abroad.
IHE 2019 Conference
IHE 2019 Conference on 'Building Sustainable Partnerships towards Collaborative International Learning' was organised jointly by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and Symbiosis International (Deemed University) from 4-6 April 2019 at Lavale campus. This Conference brought together stakeholders from educational institutes, regulatory and accreditation agencies, world ranking associations and international collaboration networks who deliberated on the importance and challenge of creating and sustaining strategic partnerships.
International Relations Conference (IRC) 2018
Symbiosis School of International Studies (SSIS), under the aegis of the Symbiosis International (Deemed University), organized the 6th Annual International Relations Conference (IRC) on 21st and 22nd December 2018. The theme for this year was "Shaping a New Strategic Culture for India".
15th Convocation Ceremony, 2018
The 15th Convocation Ceremony of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) was held on 23rd October, 2018 at the University's main campus at Lavale, Pune. Shri Ram Nath Kovind, the Hon'ble President of India was the Chief Guest for the Convocation. Shri C Vidyasagar Rao, the Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra, and Shri Vinod Tawde, the Hon'ble Minister of Higher & Technical Education, Govt. of Maharashtra were amongst the other distinguished dignitaries who attended the function. This year 5939 students received their degrees and diplomas.
Symbiosis Centre for Waste Resource Management (SCWRM) conducted an awareness and sensitization session for the Zilla Parishad Secondary School, Nande as part of the 'Swachhta Abhiyan', and demonstrated process for making compost from organic waste using 'NisargLaxmi' concept of processing. Installation of 'NisargLaxmi' baskets at the school for processing Mid-day meal waste was followed by the awareness session.
Innovative stress relieving 'Dog Therapy'
Innovative stress relieving 'Dog Therapy': A special Initiative for students at Symbiosis.
Padma Bhushan Award
The University feels happy and proud to inform you that President of India conferred the 'Padma Bhushan' award to Prof. Dr. S.B. Mujumdar