Leeds Beckett University, UK- 29th April, 2019
A delegation from Leeds Beckett University (LBU), UK visited Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences, (SSSS) Lavale on 29th April, 2019. Dr. Alex Bond, Dr. Emily Williams, from the Carnegie School of Sports (LBU) along with Ms. Jayashree Raghuram, India Head, had a meeting with Dr. Naina Nimkar, Director and the faculty of SSSS to discuss on possible future collaborations. The interaction followed by a visit to the Sports facilities at SIU.

Delegation at SSSS

Discussion with Director

Discussion with Director

Internationalization of Higher Education Conference- 4th April, 2019 to 6th April, 2019
Title: Building Strategic partnerships towards Collaborative International Learning”-Invitation for International Conference Date: 4th April,2019 to 6th April,2019

The SIU-AIU Conference was held in Pune, India, on 5th and 6th April 2019. A curtain raiser in the form of a roundtable discussion was held before the conference on 4th April 2019. The conference, titled ‘Building Sustainable Partnerships towards Collaborative International Learning’ was organized jointly by the Association of Indian Universities (SIU-AIU) and the Symbiosis International (Deemed University). Many eminent scholars, researchers, Vice Chancellors from different Universities across the country, Foreign scholars and delegates were present for the conference.

Speakers Presentation at Conference

Speakers Vice Chancellor

Felicitation of Delegation

IHE Delegation with International Students


United States-India Educational Foundation USIEF-14th March, 2019
United States-India Educational Foundation, USIEF executed a two-week seminar program (March 9 – March 24, 2019) for a cohort of fourteen international education administrators from universities in the U.S. The purpose of the Seminar is to provide U.S. higher education administrators first-hand knowledge of the higher education sector in India to enable them to make better informed decisions with regard to potential academic and institutional collaborations in India. The delegation visited SIU on the 14 of March to discuss collaborations and partnerships.

Deans and Directors of different SIU institutes were present for this session and the interaction with the delegates.

Delegation at SIU


University of Adelaide, Australia-29th Jan,2019
We had received a delegation from University of Adelaide on the 29th of January. The delegation from Adelaide Dr. Kapil Chousalkar, Prof Murat Karakus, Ms. Priya Kamineni Professor Keith Jones, Professor Nancy Cromar, From SIU We had Dr.Rajani Gupte, Vice Chancellor,SIU & Dr.Ketan Kotecha,Dr.Meena Lad,Dr.Raman,Dr.Rale,Dr.Vaijayanti Kale For Discussion on the Online modules/certificate courses to be offered along with MOOCS Possibility for research collaborations for Faculty for grant applications. On this occasion, the MOUs were exchanged by the Vice Chancellors of both Universities.

MoU Presentation

Exchange of Mous

Delegation at SIU

Campus Tour

Dr. Jane Knight, Scholar-In-Residence-13th December,2018 to 11th January,2019
Dr. Jane Knight, Adjunct Professor, Leadership, Higher and Adult Education, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada was at SIU. During her stay she visited all the institutes under SIU including Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Noida & Nashik. She interacted with the Directors of different SIU institutes and also faculty.



SLS Pune


Australia-Study India Programme (SIP)- Deakin University- 25th November-01st December, 2018
SCIE along with Symbiosis Center for Management Studies, Pune (SCMS, P) conducted the Financial Management, Capital Markets Analysis program for 20 students from Deakin University, Australia The interactive sessions were focused on the core subjects like Risk & Return in financial markets, Economic Analysis, Capital Markets (Mutual Funds), Company & Industrial analysis.
These lectures were delivered by the Professors of SCMS, P.
This Program was lined up with visit to well-known industry, PWC in Pune from financial sector. A heritage walk across the city was also conducted to show the rich cultural heritage of the city.
In addition to that Students were also engaged in Bollywood dance workshop & Buddy activities etc.

Deakin-SIU Team

Visit to Chokhi Dhani

Lecture at SCMS Pune