Ms. Aditi Parida, Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication (SCMC) student, and Topper of the outgoing Batch 2020 has secured First Rank in the UPSC Combined Defense Services Exam (NT,W).
Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication faculty Prof. Mithunchandra’s documentary 'Anonymous' has been officially selected for the 9th edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) 2020. The film was also selected at Visions du Reel International Film Festival, Nyon, Switzerland 2020.
Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is ranked amongst the top 25 Self- financed/Private Institutions in the country in the ATAL Rankings 2020 (ARIIA). The Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) is an initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India to systematically rank all major higher educational institutions and universities in India on indicators related to "Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development" amongst students and faculty members.
Ms. Shaleen Jha, a Master of Arts (Journalism) student who graduated in April 2020 from Symbiosis Institute of Media Communication (SIMC), Pune has been selected as Flying Officer in the Indian Air Force.
The Department of Sport, Recreation & Wellness is organising ‘SYMBITHON 2020’ a 50 km virtual run/jog/walk event to celebrate 50 glorious years of Symbiosis. The 12-day event themed from ‘Heart to Head' starts on the 29th of September (World Heart Day) and ends on the 10th October (World Mental Health Day). The run/jog/walk of 50 km can be completed in 12 days remotely, wherever a person is located, and at any time from 29th September to 10th October 2020.
Symbiosis International (Deemed University) celebrated 74th Independence day at all its campuses adhering to the norms of social distancing amidst the COVID pandemic. Staff and students joined the Independence day celebrations virtually at a few of the University's campuses. The Hon'ble Chancellor Dr. S B Mujumdar in presence of Pro-Chancellor Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Rajani Gupte unfurled the National Flag at the University's Lavale, Pune Campus.
The World celebrates the International Day of Yoga (IDY) on the 21st of June every year. This year the Department of Sports, Recreation & Wellness (DSRW), Symbiosis International (Deemed University) proposes to celebrate the IDY with a month-long Virtual Yoga program commencing on the 21st May 2020 and which shall culminate with a Family Yoga Session on the 21st of June 2020.
'Republic Day' was celebrated today at all the campuses of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) with great enthusiasm. The Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Rajani Gupte attended the celebration at the Lavale, Pune Campus. Dean Faculty of Media & Communication, Dr. Ruchi Jaggi was the Chief guest at the Lavale, Pune campus. Dr. Jaggi emphasized that we as the citizens of India should resolve to uphold the values propagated by our Constitution. Dr. Ruchi read out the preamble of the Constitution of India, along with the staff and students of the University. A cultural program was also organized by the students of Symbiosis Institute of Digital Management.
Symbiosis International (Deemed) University is a multi-lingual, multinational, multi-cultural & multi-disciplinary educational complex of international repute. Being Health Promoting University, we emphasise on the overall well-being of the student and staff by spreading awareness of fitness through various events.
One such event is "Symbi Fit". After completion of five successful years, we are reaching out to the masses to foster the spirit of Health and well–being in a competitive way.
Every year during 'Navratra' the puja of 'Goddess Saraswati' is performed at all the campuses of the University.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
The University feels happy and proud to inform you that President of India conferred the 'Padma Bhushan' award to Prof. Dr. S.B. Mujumdar
Symbiosis International (Deemed University) under it’s ‘Festival of Thinkers Lecture Series’ invites renowned academicians, bureaucrats, thought leaders and accomplished professionals to share their views and experiences with students and staff, and to give them an opportunity to interact and learn from these renowned personalities. This year is the ‘Golden Jubilee Year’ of Symbiosis. Due to the COVID Pandemic, the university is launching the ‘Symbiosis Golden Jubilee Lecture Series’ virtually. The lecture series starts from 22nd July with Dr. Mashelkar Sir’s lecture.