] Master Degree For International Students | SCIE
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MEDIA, COMMUNICATION & DESIGN

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Activity Dates
Online Registration for Post Graduate 2017 commences August 29, 2016
Post Graduate 2017 Online Registration closes February 28, 2017
Submitting all pending documents (If any) March 2, 2017
Declaration of Admission List March 21, 2017
Payment of Administrative Fees & Part payment of Academic Fees March 21, 2017 to March 31, 2017
Last date for submitting any document for Eligibility check August 31, 2017

Foreign National (FN):
A student is eligible to apply as a Foreign National (FN) if he/she is a citizen of any country other than India and holds a foreign passport.

For details on entrance examination click here…  

Person of Indian Origin (PIO):
A student is eligible to apply as a Person of Indian Origin (PIO) if he/she has a PIO card, and is a citizen of a country other than India.

For details on entrance examination click here…

Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI):
A student is eligible to apply as OCI if he/she is granted with Overseas Citizenship of India and has an OCI card.

For details on entrance examination click here…  

Non Resident Indian (NRI):
A student is eligible to apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI) if he/she has appeared for the 12 examination (equivalent to the Indian 12th) or Graduation outside India. It is mandatory for one of the two qualifying examinations to be given outside India.

For details on entrance examination click here…  

Admissions are in conformity with the guidelines set by the Association of Indian Universities and the Statutory Bodies of India like the Indian Nursing Council, All India Council for Technical Education, Bar Council of India, etc.

Only candidates who have the requisite qualification from foreign universities or Boards of Higher Education accredited and recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Govt. of India, New Delhi are eligible to apply at Symbiosis institutes for admission.

If required, candidates will be asked to obtain the ‘eligibility certificate/equivalency certificate’ from the Equivalence branch, Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi on the given below address.

Click on: Recognized Boards & Universities

Association of Indian Universities
AIU House, 16 Kotla Marg,
New Delhi – 110 002
Tel. No. +91 – 11 – 23230059
Fax No. +91 – 11 – 23232131
Email: info@aiuweb.org

Basic Eligibility Criteria Note : Candidates expecting their 10+2 or equivalent examination results may also apply. Their admission will be provisional and subject to furnishing proof (a copy of 10+2 final marksheet) of securing a minimum of 50% aggregate marks or equivalent grades latest by 31st August.

  • Prospective students must have completed full time 3 year Bachelor Degree program in any discipline from any statutory University with minimum 50% marks at graduate level, except for the programs which requires graduate with specific subject specializations. These specializations are mentioned on the respective institute information. (link to program offered)
  • In case of Engineering Stream the prospective students must have completed full time 4 year Bachelor Degree program from any statutory University with minimum 50% marks at graduate level.
  • Students appearing for their final year can apply but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks at the qualifying examination.

Note:

  • Students having backlogs / fail in their final results are not eligible for admission
  • Each program has specific eligibility criteria; please check the respective institute information for the same.
  • The admission to the program is subject to fulfillment of the specific eligibility criteria.
  • It is the responsibility of the student to ascertain whether they possess the requisite qualifications for admission.
  • Completion of the application and payment of the application fee does not mean acceptance of eligibility.
  • Final eligibility for admission will be decided by Symbiosis International University after submission of all the required documents.

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

Sr. No.

Program

Institute

Specific Eligibility

1 Master of Law (LLM)
Tenure of Program: 1 Year
SLS-Pune Three/Five years LL.B Degree from any Indian or Foreign Universityrecognized by the University Grants Commission of India (UGC) with at least 50 % marks or equivalent grade.


Faculty of Management

Faculty of Management

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIBM – Pune Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
2 Master of Business Administration- Innovation & Intrapreneurship
(I2MBA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIBM – Pune Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
3 Master of Business Administration –International Business
(MBA-IB)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIIB Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
4 Master of Business Administration – Agri Business
(MBA-AB)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIIB Graduate in Agri Sciences or Agri related discipline from any statutory University with minimum 50% marks at Graduate level.

Non Agri graduates from any statutory University with minimum 50% marks at Graduate level with minimum one year full time work experienceonly in Agri Business or Agri related businesses [verification of copies of work experience certificates (on company letter head for the claimed period)] will be done.

5 Master of Business Administration – Energy & Environment
(MBA- E&E)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIIB Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Geology / Bio Technology /Environment Science / Architecture from any statutory University with at least 50% marks at graduate level.

Non Engineering graduates, only with full time work experience ofmore than one year in Energy / Environment sector will also be considered eligible [verification of copies of work experiencecertificates (on company letter head for the claimed period) will bedone].

6 Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SCMHRD Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
7 Master of Business Administration – Infrastructure Management
(MBA-IM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SCMHRD Engineering graduates (preferably Civil, Mechanical, Electrical) from recognised universities in India or abroad. Industry sponsored candidates will be preferred.

Students in the final year of graduation can apply but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% aggregate mark. Diploma holders are not eligible.

8 Master of Business Administration – Operations Management
(MBA-OM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIOM Graduate Engineers of any stream from a statutory University with 50% aggregate marks
9 Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIMS Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
10 Master of Business Administration – Telecom Management
(MBA-TM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SITM A graduate from any recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks at graduation level.

Students appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks in the qualification examination

11 Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIBM – Bangalore Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
12 Master of Business Administration- Banking & Finance
(MBA-B&F)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SSBF Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.


Faculty of Computer Studies

Faculty of Computer Studies

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Business Administration- Information Technology
(MBA-IT)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SICSR Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
2 Master of Science- Computer Applications
(M.Sc.-CA)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SICSR Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
3 Master of Business Administration
-IT Business Management
(MBA-IT Business Management)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SCIT Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.

Graduates in IT / Computer Science / Computer Application; or inEngineering or with IT related experience will be preferred.


Faculty of Media Communication & Design

Faculty of Media Communication & Design

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Business Administration- Communication Management
(MBA-CM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIMC – Pune Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
2 MA-Mass Communication (Journalism)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIMC – Pune Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
3 MA-Mass Communication
(Audio Visual)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIMC – Pune Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
4 Master of Business Administration -Communication Management
(MBA-CM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIMC – Bangalore Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.


Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Science – Economics
(M.Sc.- Economics)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SSE Any graduate with exposure to Economics/Mathematics/Statistics/Physics are welcome. B.Tech and B.E. graduates may also apply. Graduates from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at graduation level.

Students appearing for final year examinations can apply but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at qualifying examination.


Faculty of Health Science

Faculty of Health Science

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Business Administration- Hospital & Health Care Management
(MBA-HHM)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIHS Graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent grades are used) at graduation level.
2 Master of Science-Medical Technology
(M.Sc.-MT)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIHS Cardiac Care:
B. Sc. Degree in Cardiac Technology or equivalent from a recognized university.
OR
B. Sc. In Life Sciences from recognized university or equivalent and Diploma/ certificate program in cardiac technology
with minimum two years clinical experience in the department of Cardiology from a reputed institute.Respiratory Therapy:
B. Sc. Degree in Respiratory Therapy or equivalent from recognized university.
OR
MBBS/ Bachelors of Physiotherapy or equivalent from recognized university.Medical Imaging:
B. Sc. Degree in Medical Imaging or equivalent from recognized university.
OR
Bachelors in physics or Life Sciences as major or equivalent from recognized university with two years relevant experience of working on specific modality.Clinical Laboratory:
B. Sc. Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science/ Technology or equivalent from recognized university.
OR
Bachelors in Life Sciences/ Microbiology/ Chemistry or equivalent from recognized university.
3 Master of Science-Biotechnology
(M.Sc.- Biotechnology)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SSBS B.Sc, B. Pharm, M.B.B.S, B.H.M.S, B.A.M.S, B. Tech (Biotechnology), B.H.Sc.
4 Master of Science-Nutrition & Dietetics
(M.Sc.- Nutrition & Dietetics)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SSBS B.Sc, B. Pharm, M.B.B.S, B.H.M.S, B.A.M.S, B. Tech (Biotechnology), B.H.Sc.
5 Master of Science-Nursing
(M.Sc.- Nursing)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SCON (As per Indian Nursing Council requirements):The candidate should be a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife or equivalent with any State Nursing Registration Council.

The minimum educational qualification shall be the passing of B.Sc. Nursing / B.Sc. (Hons.) Nursing / Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks from an institution which is recognized by Indian Nursing Council.

Minimum one year of work experience after B. Sc. Nursing.

Minimum one year of work experience before or after Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing

Candidates shall be medically fit.


Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

S. No. Program Institute Specific Eligibility
1 Master of Technology(M.Tech)

  • Computer Aided Design and Manufacture
  • Electronics and Tele-communication Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering

Tenure of Program: 2 Years

SIT Computer Aided Design and Manufacture -B.Tech./B.E. or equivalent in Mechanical Production / Industrial / Automobile / Aeronautical Engineering with at least 55% marks.

Electronics and Tele-communication Engineering -B.Tech. /B.E. in Electrical, Electronics, Communication Engineering, Electronics and Tele-communication, or Instrumentation with at least 55% marks

Computer Science and Engineering -B.Tech. /B.E. in Computer Science & Engineering or Information Technology, with at least 55% marks

2 Master of Science-Physics
(M.Sc.- Physics)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIT B.Sc. with Physics, Electronics and Mathematics or equivalent from a recognized university, with at least 60% marks
3 Master of Science- Geo Informatics
(M.Sc.- Geo Informatics)
Tenure of Program: 2 Years
SIG Post Graduate / Graduate in Engineering, IT, Science, Computer Science, Agriculture, Geography, Commerce and Management of any statutory university with minimum 50% marks at graduation level.

Students should be physically and mentally fit to undergo therigours of the two year program.



Fill the Online Application Form

I. Fill the Online Application Form

Fill up the online application carefully without missing any detail.


Upload the Documents

II. Upload the Documents:

The candidate should upload the soft copy of the following documents:

  • 10+2 or equivalent Final Mark sheet.
  • Bachelor Degree Mark Sheets (Semester wise/ Year wise)
    (Both – front and back side of the mark sheet have to be uploaded. If the content in the marks sheet is not in English, then the certified English translated version must also be submitted in addition to the native language certificate.)
    Note: While applying candidate may not have their final result or the semester wise or year wise transcripts of the qualifying examination, in this case the candidate should submit the same immediately after declaration. If the marks sheets of the qualifying examination are not submitted within the stipulated date, Symbiosis International University cannot be held responsible for the lost opportunity to study or future career.
  • Photocopy of Valid Passport
  • Statement of Purpose
    (Write a description of yourself, stressing those personal qualities, assets and liabilities that you feel will influence your education. Describe what you feel is your most important professional / academic achievement till date. Write your Goals & Objectives of studying at Symbiosis International University (SIU). (Word Limit 1000 words))
  • 2 Letters of Recommendations in original
    (The letter must be written by a teacher/ principal who has known you for a period of at least two years. The letter must mention the capacity in which he/she has known the student, the length of time he/she has known the student. The letter should attest the student’s character, capabilities and the track record of achievement and excellence through leadership roles. The recommendation has to be on the school / College/ Institute letter head and duly signed along with the official stamp and seal of the said School/ College/ Institute.)
  • IELTS Score Card/ Proof of IELTS Registration.
  • Payment Proof of Application Fee
    If you are paying fee by SWIFT/NEFT/RTGS Transfer, Upload scan copy transaction.


Application and IELA Fee

III. Application and IELA Fee:

  • Application Fee
    USD equivalent to INR 9000 (Non Refundable)
    Students applying to Symbiosis International University will have to pay ‘Application fee’ along with their application. Once you complete your Online Application; system will prompt you to make a payment of your ‘Application Fee’.
  • IELA Examination Fee (if applicable)
    USD equivalent to INR 3575 (Non Refundable)
    Students enrolling for ‘International English Language Assessment (IELA)’ test will have to pay ‘IELA examination fee’. At the time of Online Application, if you click on IELA, system will prompt you about IELA details and accordingly at the time of payment this fee will be added along with your ‘Application fee’. Click here for detailed information on IELA.

Please click here for payment details.

Note:

  • After making a payment by choosing desired payment mode, please make sure that you update the same by logging in with your SCIE ID in the ‘Make Payment’ option. If you pay cash at bank then you will have to submit the copy of Pay-in-Slip at SCIE office or if you choose to make Swift transfer then you will have to submit a scanned copy of your transaction receipt to SCIE.
  • Application fee and IELA fee is non-refundable. SCIE will process your application only after confirmation of payment. FEES REMITTED MUST BE EXCLUSIVE OF BANK CHARGES


Documents Submission

IV. Documents Submission

Applicants must have to submit the hard copy of the filled-in application form along with necessary documents. ‘PREVIEW’ your application and take a print out and affix a recent passport size photograph in the space provided and sign at the end of the form. Make sure that you will attach the proof of payment along with other documents.

Submit or courier this print copy of your application along with the original attested photo copies of all uploaded documents to:

Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE),
Senapati Bapat Road,
Pune 411 004, Maharashtra, India
Tel. +91 20 25671905


Documents Verification & Evaluation

V. Documents Verification & Evaluation

When online application reaches SCIE along with the payment of Application fee and all the required documents; SCIE will verify uploaded documents and check the requisite qualifications for admission. Application will be forwarded to the Admission Committee for Evaluation. The Admission Committee will shortlist the applications based on the previous academic track record, SNAP score (if applicable), English Proficiency Test (if applicable), Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation.


Merit List

VI. Merit List

After evaluation by Admission Committee, SCIE will send you an email informing about the status of your admission. You will receive an email mentioning any of the following status depending on evaluations done on your application.

Offer Letter: If the Admissions Committee has short-listed your application for admission to Symbiosis International University.
Waitlist Letter: If the Admissions Committee has kept your application on hold.
Regret Letter: If the Admissions Committee has not found your application suitable for admission to Symbiosis International University.


Administrative & Part payment of Academic Fee

VII. Administrative & Part payment of Academic Fee
If you receive an offer letter through email, you need to confirm your intention of joining the said program by making a payment of administrative fee and part payment of annual academic fee within stipulated period mentioned in the offer letter.

  • Administrative & Part payment of Annual Academic Fee
    USD equivalent to INR 1,05,000

The break-up of USD equivalent to INR 1,05,000 is mentioned below:

1. USD equivalent to INR 40,000 towards administrative fee (Non-refundable). This includes eligibility, medical test, insurance and admin charges.
2. USD equivalent to INR 65,000 towards part payment of annual academic fee. This also includes pre induction charges if any. The pre induction charges are non-refundable.

To make this payment, you will have to log in to your ‘Online Application’ with your ‘SCIE ID’ and ‘Password’. Then follow Payment instructions mentioned on the link.

Kindly ensure that this payment is to be made within the stipulated date mentioned in the offer letter. The balance payment of annual academic fee is to be paid on or before the date of reporting. Applicants who fail to make the payment within stipulated date will not be able to secure a provisional admission to ‘Symbiosis International University’ and their seat will be offered to the next applicant in the Waitlist.


Letter for Student Visa

VIII. Letter for Student Visa

SCIE will issue a “Provisional Admission Letter” only to the foreign national students who require the Student Visa. This letter is issued only after receipt of administrative and part payment of annual academic fee. Applicant can use this letter as a supporting document while applying for his/her students’ visa at the Indian Mission in his/her country.

Note: The Visa should be student’s Visa and should mention the name of “Symbiosis International University”. Any other type of visa is invalid and final admission will not be granted to students who do not have a valid visa. For the interview at the Indian Embassy make sure that you carry relevant documents to prove how you intend to finance your education in India.


Reporting Mail

IX. Reporting Mail

On confirmation of the receipt of USD equivalent to INR 1,05,000/-, applicant will be considered as ‘Provisionally Admitted’ to Symbiosis International University. Subsequently, SCIE will send you the letter regarding the formalities to be completed at the time of reporting.

Before the commencement of the academic program you will have to report at SCIE to complete reporting formalities. Students provisionally admitted to out of Pune campus will have to report to their respective institute to complete the reporting formalities. Kindly check your respective institute information in the prospectus or SCIE website for specific reporting date to SCIE and the respective institute.

Formalities at the time of Reporting

X. Formalities at the time of Reporting:

Medical Test:
International students will have to undergo a medical examination. Medical check-up will be conducted at Symbiosis Centre for Health Care (SCHC) within the Campus. Collect the Medical Test Form for Medical Check-up. After undergoing medical test submit the counterfoil of the Medical Test form.

Accounts Department
Take the confirmation of Fee details from Accounts Department. Pay the balance amount or short fall if any.

Eligibility Formalities:
The clearance of the Eligibility is an essential factor for admission to any program of Symbiosis International University (SIU). The admission will be provisional till the clearance of the same. The student is liable to submit all the necessary documents mentioned above as per the category. Few documents which were not possible to be submitted at the time of reporting must reach at Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) by 31st August. Students who fail to submit the documents within the stipulated date will not be allowed to appear for the semester I examination. They may have to forfeit the academic fee and may lose an academic year. Students need to fill the online Application Form for Eligibility and take printout.

Submission & Verification of all the required documents with Originals
The students are advised to carry all original documents along with 2 sets of attested photocopies.

The students are advised to carry all original documents along with 2 sets of attested photocopies.

Documents required from Foreign Nationals/PIO/OCI:

  • Mark sheet of 12th Std./Equivalent
  • Semester wise/ Year wise Bachelor Degree Mark sheet
  • Passing Certificate, Provisional Certificate or Degree Certificate of the University
  • English Proficiency Test Result
  • Gap certificate (applicable for students with the gap of one year or more)
  • Migration certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
  • Transfer certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
  • Passport
  • PIO card (only for PIO students)
  • OCI Card (only for OCI students)
  • Citizen card (only in case of Nepali nationals)
  • Valid VISA (not applicable for Nepal & Bhutan students)
  • Valid Residential Permit (not applicable for Nepal & Bhutan students)

Documents required from NRI:

  • Mark sheet of 12th Std./Equivalent
  • Semester wise/ Year wise Bachelor Degree Mark sheet
  • Passing Certificate, Provisional Certificate or Degree Certificate of the University
  • Gap certificate (applicable for students with the gap of one year or more)
  • Migration certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
  • Transfer certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
  • Passport

Please ensure you carry all original documents for verification including passport.

The students have to report to Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE) on the dates mentioned in the prospectus. The address and timing is as follows:

Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE)
Senapati Bapat Road,
Pune 411 004
Telephone – +91 20 25671905
Fax – +91 20 25673854
Email – intadmissions@symbiosis.ac.in

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (from Monday to Saturday)
Except on public holidays

Students provisionally admitted to out of Pune campus will have to report to their respective institute to complete the reporting formalities.

Kindly check your respective institute information in the prospectus or SCIE website for specific reporting date to SCIE and the respective institute.


Joining Letter to respective institutes

XI. Joining Letter to respective institutes

Before you proceed to your respective institutes ensure that you have collected the Joining Letter duly signed and stamped. Submit your ‘Joining Letter’ to the International Students Coordinator of your respective institute and complete the remaining formalities at institute like payment of hostel fee, mess fee, uniform fee, etc. which are not included in annual academic fee.


The Prospectus for PG Program 2017-18 Can be Download Here


Q1. Are the programs offered by Symbiosis International University (SIU) recognized and approved by the Govt. of India ?

Yes. Symbiosis International University (SIU) is established under section 3 of the UGC act 1956 vide no. F 9-12-2001-U3 of the Government of India. The University has been accredited by NAAC with Grade ‘A’.For more information you can log on towww.siu.edu.in


Q2. What are the programs offered by Symbiosis International University SIU ?


Q3. What is the annual academic fee for Master and Bachelor Programs ?


Q4. Is the hostel fee included in the annual academic fee?

Hostel fee is not included in the annual academic fee.For more info. On hostels, click here


Q5. What is the medium of instruction in the class?

English


Q6. Is there any capitation fee?

No Donation / Capitation Is charged in any institution of Symbiosis.


Q7. Does Symbiosis offer any scholarships for PG and UG Programs?

Please click here


Q8. Where should I contact for details regarding admission?

Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE)

Symbiosis International University (SIU)

Senapati Bapat Road, Pune – 411004

Maharashtra, India

Tel.: +91 20 25671905

Fax.: +91 20 25659209

Email: intadmissions@symbiosis.ac.in


Q9. Who can apply as an International Student?

Foreign Nationals (FN), Person of Indian Origin (PIO) or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) and Non Resident Indian (NRI) students can apply as an International Student


Q10. Who can apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI) Student?

For PG Program:

A student is eligible to apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI) if he/she has appeared for the 12th examination (equivalent to the Indian 12th) or Graduation outside India. It is mandatory for one of the two qualifying examinations to be given outside India.

For UG Program:

A student is eligible to apply as a Non Resident Indian (NRI) if he/she has appeared either 10th or 10+2 (equivalent to the Indian 10th or 12th) examination outside India.


Q11. Can NRI students apply through general category?

Yes. In this case the student has to follow the procedure set for general category students. Students interested in applying under this general category should contact the specific SIU institute or the SET / SNAP secretariat for the detailed procedure.


Q12. What are the other charges to be paid apart from annual academic fee?

Yes. In this case the student has to follow the procedure set for general category students. Students interested in applying under this general category should contact the specific SIU institute or the SET / SNAP secretariat for the detailed procedure.

  • Application Fee
    US Dollars 150 (Non Refundable)
    INR 9000 (Non Refundable) Only for Students from Nepal & Bhutan
    Students applying to Symbiosis International University will have to pay ‘Application fee’ along with their application. Once you complete your Online Application; system will prompt you to make a payment of your ‘Application Fee’.
  • IELA Examination Fee (if applicable)
    USD equivalent to INR 3575 (Non Refundable)
    Students enrolling for ‘International English Language Assessment (IELA)’ test will have to pay ‘IELA examination fee’. At the time of Online Application, if you click on IELA, system will prompt you about IELA details and accordingly at the time of payment this fee will be added along with your ‘Application fee’. Click here for detailed information on IELA.
  • Administrative & Part payment of annual academic fee
    USD equivalent to INR 1,05,000
    The break-up of USD equivalent to INR 1,05,000 is mentioned below:
  • USD equivalent to INR 40,000 towards administrative fee (Non-refundable). This includes eligibility, medical test, insurance and admin. charges.
  • USD equivalent to INR 65,000 towards part payment of annual academic fee. This also includes pre induction charges if any. The pre induction charges are non-refundable.


Q13. Can Foreign National (FN), Person of Indian Origin (PIO), Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) and Non Resident Indian (NRI) students pay annual academic fee in INR?

Except for students from Nepal and Bhutan it is mandatory for all the students to make all the transactions in USD currency.


Q14. How to apply? Where do I get the application form?

You can apply online. Visit http://scie.ac.in/ for detailed application procedure.


Q15. What are the eligibility criteria for admission?

Each program has specific eligibility criteria; please click here for detailed information


Q16. How can I know whether my requisite qualification from foreign university or Board is recognized & equivalent in India?

Admissions are in conformity with the guidelines set by the Association of Indian Universities and the Statutory Bodies of India like the Indian Nursing Council, All India Council for Technical Education, Bar Council of India, etc.

Only candidates who have the requisite qualification from foreign universities or Boards of Higher Education accredited and recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Govt. of India, New Delhi are eligible to apply at Symbiosis institutes for admission.

If required, candidates will be asked to obtain the ‘Eligibility Certificate/Equivalency Certificate’ from the Equivalence branch, Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi on the given below address.

Association of Indian Universities
AIU House, 16 Kotla Marg, New Delhi – 110 002
Tel.: +91 – 11 – 23230059
Fax.: +91 – 11 – 23232131
Email: info@aiuweb.org
Website:http://www.aiuweb.org


Q17. Is there any entrance exam for NRI candidates for PG and UG programs?

For Master Program, SNAP test is mandatory for NRI students who have appeared last qualifying examination in India.
For more information kindly log on to http://www.snaptest.org/

For Bachelor Program, SET test is mandatory for NRI students who have appeared last qualifying examination in India.
For more information kindly log on to http://www.set-test.org/


Q18. What are the important dates?


Q19. Who shall appear for English proficiency exam?

English Proficiency Test is mandatory for the foreign nationals (FN)/ overseas citizens of India (OCI)/ person of Indian origin (PIO) students.


Q20. Which English proficiency exam result do you accept?

We accept IELTS (conducted by British Council) or IELA (conducted by Symbiosis) scores; we do not accept TOFEL.


Q21. What is IELA?

‘International English Language Assessment’ is a test conducted by Symbiosis. Those students who cannot appear for IELTS exam and want to appear for IELA can get them registered while completing the Online Application


Q22. What is the minimum score required?

The minimum score required for IELTS is Band/Score 6 & for IELA Band/Score 4.


Q23. What if I do not secure the required score in IELTS/ IELA?

In that case the student has to undergo the Foundation Course at English Language Teaching Institute of Symbiosis of 9 months. After successful completion of the foundation course you will reappear for the IELA test to secure the required band i.e. band 4.


Q24. Where can I register for IELA Exam

The students can register for IELA at the time of filling up the online application form. You have to select IELA as your English proficiency test option; subsequently the system will prompt you to provide further details to register yourself for IELA.

Here you will have to select Month, Day and Time slot for IELA exam. Subsequently, the information system will register you for IELA exam automatically. IELA exam fee will be added into your payment details along with the Application Fee. You will get IELA Exam hall ticket by Email.


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