Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development

SCMHRD, stands as an example for rigor and perfection, which prepares the students for tomorrow's unpredictable events. We believe in inculcating in the students an attitude to constantly adapt to change, watch out for opportunities to grab and hurdles to overcome, to be able to survive in the fast-paced globalized economy. We believe that Management is an applied art and also science and can be best learned and inculcated if live and real time exposure is facilitated. To enable real and live learning we are engaging with various corporate to do live projects on problems that are of immediate concern to the students. The students at SCMHRD not only get a good understanding of the Indian rural heartland but also the international market that they will have to perform in. They get sufficient understanding about what to do as responsible citizens of India and also of the commercial and ethical viability of the strategies that they will propose and implement. We truly believe that SCMHRD is helping to create leaders and entrepreneurs who are in tune with the world around them, are sensitive of their surroundings, are functionally competent and attitudinally positive and most importantly 'those who will sincerely persevere to the best of their ability'.

SIU Vision and Mission

SIU Vision

  • Promoting international understanding through quality education

SIU Mission

  • To inculcate spirit of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' (The world is one family)
  • To contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination
  • To promote ethical and value-based learning
  • To foster the spirit of national development
  • To inculcate cross cultural sensitization
  • To develop global competencies amongst students
  • To nurture creativity and encourage entrepreneurship
  • To enhance employability and contribute to human resource development
  • To promote health and wellness amongst students, staff and community
  • To instill sensitivity amongst the youth towards the community and environment
  • To produce thought provoking leaders for the society



SCMHRD has an ultra-modern administrative and academic campus of its own. The campus has dedicated spacious classrooms for each programme with state of the art audio-visual teaching facilities, conference halls, discussions rooms and auditorium.


There are separate hostels for boys and girls.


An excellent library having access to more than 27650 books, 43 periodicals and 2228 CDs & 522 DVD's. In house publications, wide variety of data based on wide variety of management subjects are available for students. These includes EBSCO, EMERALD, JSTOR, Science Direct, Euro Monitor, Bloomberg, INDIASTAT.COM, HBS Cases, databases of CMIE, etc

Computer Lab

Fully equipped six computer laboratories with about 278 work stations are available to students for teaching as well as practice. 24 hours Wi-Fi Internet connectivity is available in the academic and residential blocks.


Mess facility and a well-stocked cafeteria are available on campus and all students are dining members of the mess. The campus also has a Nescafe outlet and juice shop. Further, there is a provision store which caters to the basic daily needs of the students.


The campus has a swimming pool, Basket ball & Volley ball courts, Gymnasium, etc. The gym is well-equipped and employs qualified instructors. The yoga centre helps students de-stress and attain physical and mental well-being. The institute provides excellent health care and medical facilities. A health care centre is managed by the Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS), with a residential medical officer on the campus. SIHS has a team of specialized doctors who conduct the (compulsory) annual health check-up. Every student is insured under the Mediclaim and Road Traffic Accident Policy.

Programme Offered

The two year full time residential MBA programme at SCMHRD is designed to impart and nurture leadership skills and develop entrepreneurial abilities. It is divided into four semesters of five months each. Along with this, students also work on a two-month long summer internship project. The programme structure comprises of two key components: Core subjects and Elective subjects. In addition to this, every student has to compulsorily select and study any one foreign language offered by the institute.


MBA at SCMHRD goes beyond the traditionally tried and tested methods to instill in students a complete entrepreneurial mindset. The MBA curriculum equips students with tools to lead and manage in today's ever-changing business landscape. The focus is not just on the underlying theory, but how to apply cutting-edge concepts to real and relevant business problems. The MBA Program provides a distinctive business school education that blends cutting-edge research and industry practice to give students precisely the right inputs for unlimited professional and personal development. The Institute is committed to providing students with an education that lasts and evolves over a lifetime.


(Two Years, Full Time, Residential, Post Graduate Degree Programme) Infrastructure has long been seen as a sector with tremendous potential in India. In the last few years the sector has seen an unprecedented upsurge with several government and private sector initiatives. SCMHRD offers this programme which focuses on creating project development and management skills for infrastructure projects. The course curriculum has been designed by industry experts, in order to expose our students to industry specific challenges and opportunities, within the spectrum of the Infrastructure sector. Subject covered under this programme aim to develop and hone the skills required to operate successfully in the infrastructure industry (such as Tender, Bidding, Contracting and Claims management, et al), along with providing sector specific insights, namely on Transportation, Energy and Social Sector amongst others. At the end of this programme, our students are industry ready and are committed 'To Make Infrastructure Happen'.


The programme is built on a solid foundation of programming in R - the de facto standard for statistical computing and analysis. Students are also given a strong grounding in using SPSS and SAS with various add-on packages. Data mining tools like Weka and data visualization software like Tableau feature strongly in the programme. The courses are designed and taught in a way that will give an appreciation for various functions encountered in a real life business situation. Students get hands on learning about how the processes with respect to Marketing, Risk, Operations, HR, and Finance are interlinked.


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Candidate should be a graduate from any statutory university with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at graduation level. Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in the qualifying examination.

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).


Graduate in any engineering discipline and architecture (B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch) from any statutory/recognized university, except in Computer Science (CS), Information Technology (IT), Information Systems (IS) and any related discipline, with a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST candidates).


Graduate in any discipline from any statutory/recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST Candidates). 2 years of full time work experience post completion of graduation.


Masters in Business Administration - 180

Masters in Business Administration in Infrastructure Management MBA [IM] - 40

Masters in Business Administration in Business Analytics [BA] - 30

Important Dates

Activity Date

SNAP and Programme Registration Begins

August 10th,2017, Thursday

Last date to apply for SNAP

November 24th,2017,Friday

Last date to pay for SNAP

November 24th,2017,Friday

Last date of Online registration For Institute

December 16th,2017, Saturday

Last Date of payment of Registration fees For Institute

December 16th,2017, Saturday


December 17th, 2017, Sunday

SNAP Result

December 28th,2017 Thursday

Announcement of Shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction

January 03rd, 2018, Wednesday

Group Exercise, Personal Interaction & WAT

01st to 04th February and 08th to 11th February 2018

Announcement of First Merit list

1st Week of March 2018

Last date for payment of fees for candidates in the first merit list

3rd Week of March 2018

Programme Commencement

June 05th, 2018, Tuesday

How to apply

For seeking admission to the Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development students should complete the following procedure:

Step I:

Register for SNAP on and make the payment of Rs.1750/-

Last date to apply for SNAP is 24th November,2017

Last date to pay for SNAP is 24th November, 2017

Step II:

Select the option MBA- SCMHRD in the list of programmes’ given in the SNAP form. An additional fee of Rs.1000/- needs to be paid for the same.

The last date for applying to SCMHRD is 16th December, 2017 till 12:00 midnight

Step III:

Appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP), which would be held on 17th December 2017, Sunday.

Admission to SCMHRD will be according to the following process as applicable for Batch 2018-20

Step I

Based on SNAP score, a List of short listed candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) process will be declared (

Step II

Book the slot and Appear for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) process.

Step III

Declaration of final merit list by SCMHRD

Final selection would be based on the cumulative performance of the candidate in SNAP, Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Exercise and Personal Interaction (GEPI) as well as on the basis of the information provided by the candidate in the application forms.

Mode of payment

NOTE : SNAP Test fee and Institutes program fee are non-refundable

Pay a non-refundable fee of Rs.1750/-. (plus applicable payment gateway charges at actual).

You have the option of following payment modes:


You may pay your SNAP test fee from the list of banks to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account. You can also pay the Program-wise Payment for Selection Process through internet banking option


You may pay directly online using either Master or Visa card. Follow the instructions on the website. You can also pay the Program-wise Payment for Selection Process through credit card.


You may pay your SNAP test fee to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account. You can also pay the Program-wise Payment for Selection Process through Indian Bank Internet Banking option.


Get a demand draft of INR 1750/- from any Nationalized Bank in favour of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune.

Choose the mode of Payment as 'Demand Draft' in "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, verify the Institute Program Names and the amount, get a DD from any Nationalized Bank, sign and send the advise form along with the DD to the address mentioned below :


Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune - 412115
Phone: +91-020-39116226 / 27

The Symbiosis Test Secretariat will authenticate the payment details and will send you an email confirming the payment. Only after the payment is authenticated, would you be able to view your Admit card.

For further details on admissions mail to

Symbiosis Test Secretariat or SCMHRD will not be responsible for non-delivery or any delay on the part of courier/postal services.

Please note: No capitation is charged for admission to any programme at any institute of Symbiosis.

Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development
Symbiosis Infotech Campus,
Plot No. 15, Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park,
MIDC, Hinjawadi, Pune - 411 057, Maharashtra

Tel: (020) 22934304/5

Fax: (020) 22934306