Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, Pune

SIMC Pune - Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication

  • Pune, Maharashtra
  • ESTD 1990
  • Private Institute

Facilities available in College

  • Sports

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
2Years Full Time
28-Aug-2018 -26-Nov-2018
Application Form Date
N/A ₹432,500 per year Apply Now
Master of Arts [M.A]
2Years Full Time
N/A ₹347,500 per year Apply Now

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Mr. Chandan Chatterjee
Ruchi Jaggi
Assistant Professor
Gagan Prakash
Assistant Professor
Radhika Ingale
Assistant Professor
Anurupa Ghatge
Assistant Professor
Nikhat Powell
Assistant Professor
Dr. Eshwar Anand
Professor, Department of Journalism & Media Studies
Sonal Radia Tyagi
Assistant Professor
Dr. Ashwani Kumar Upadhyay
Associate Professor
Dr. Vikas Pathak
Assistant Professor

About College

Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication popularly known as SIMC is the premier institute for pure-play Media & Communication which nurtures talents in the area of producing media content and developing future leaders for managing creative businesses. Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication will be the preferred destination for all who aspire to excel in the field of Media and Communication Management

  • SIMC is affiliated to Symbiosis International University and approved by AICTE.

  • Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade.

  • The College covers all aspects of the media and communications industry through our cross-section of advertising, public relations, media management, journalism and audio-visual courses.

  • The college blends seasoned academicians and industry professionals, to facilitate practical knowledge along with theory.


  • Misuse of National and International brands in Rural and Semi-urban markets in India

  • The Great Indian Television Soap Opera – Issues of Identity and Socio-cultural Dynamics

  • Glocalization of Reality Shows on Indian television

  • Probity in Governance: Towards Institutional Integrity


The below mentioned are some of the alumni who have been passed from this college

  • Navneeth Mohan, Chief Operating Officer in Network 18 Media & Investments- E18

  • Sanjeet Saha, Vice President – International Business in Star TV

  • Shilpa Kannan, Reporter - India Business Report in BBC News

  • Gaurav Sinha, Deputy Head of Communication in Audi India

  • Anagha Bhojane, Media Manager in Kraft foods


MMC Programme

Batch 2010-2012

Student Placed


Median Salary

2.4 Lacs per annum

Highest Salary

4.3 Lacs per annum


MBA Programme

Batch 2011-2013

No. of Students


Student Placed



Extra Curricular Activities

  • SIMClairvoyance - It is a medium where all the experts get together & share their insights, experiences & most importantly foresights with the young media learners.

  • SIMCatalyst - An industry-student interaction activity.

  • SIMColloquium - It provides a chance to the students to be exposed to divergent thought procedures.

  • SIMCandid -  It is an open raised area for SIMC students to involve with young waged experts from various industries.


Computer Lab

Enabled with technologically advanced systems, high internet band-width and the latest software the computer lab is fully equipped to fulfill every need of the students, It consists of 80 Dell powered , internet enables work stations with 15’ flat screens where students are provided with individual personal server space for work.


Studios which are fully equipped shooting floor with a multi camera set-up. It has all the equipment required to meet contemporary production standard. Some of the standard instruments are a Teleprompter Pro System, microphones like Azden SGM 2X and Sony ECM 77B along with Audio Visual Equipments like the Panasonic Handicams and DVX-102.



  • SIMCinema - It is the annual audio visual focused event which explores and pays tribute to different forms, movements and cultural traditions.

  • SIMCarnival - A cultural festival internal to SIMC but put up with all the grandeur of an international stage show.

Ranking: The college is the largest Post graduate institute in the Media and Communication space. Each one of the college’s specialization areas is either ranked 1 or 2 as per published rankings.Some of the academic recognitions are:

  • Best Industry Related Curriculum - BloomBerg, UTV

  • Best Industry Related Curriculum in Advertising - IMPACT

  • Leadership in PR Education 2009 - Public Relations Council of India

  • Best Advertising Syllabus- Business Affair

  • ABP NEWS National B-School Award, 2013, for the best curriculum of MBA (Communication Management) program

Achievements: Some of the student’s achievements are:

  • Ashish Vaswani and Arjun Krishna Kumar bagged the first position in the ‘Rajagiri National Business Quiz 2013’

  • Shikha Pathak successfully gets to represent India at the ‘Telenor Youth Summit 2013’, to be held between December 9 and 11, at Telenor HQ and the Nobel Peace Centre, in Oslo, Norway

Scholarship: To encourage deserving students and reward academic excellence, scholarships/freeship/awards are offered to deserving students of the University by the Symbiosis Society Foundation. The various scholarships given are:

  • Undergraduate Merit Scholarships

  • Postgraduate Merit Scholarships

  • University Sports Scholarship

  • Jayatee Deshmukh Award

  • Merit Scholarship for SNAP and SET

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Contact Details

Phone No: 020-39116100
Symbiosis Knowledge Village, Gram - Lavale, Taluka - Mulshi
Pune - 412115
Maharashtra , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Symbiosis Bus Stop bus stand 0.48Km
Nearest Airport
Symbiosis Helipad airport 0.22Km
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