Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management, Pune

Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM) was established in the year 1996. We are the pioneers in the field of Telecom Management education in the entire SAARC region. SITM has always been ranked amongst top MBA institutes in India.

  • 2012: Best Domain Specific B-School (Bloomberg - UTV)
  • 2014: Top B-Schools for Excellence in India (Competition Success Review)
  • 2015: National Award for Excellence in Telecom (World CSR day & Stars of the Industry Group)
  • 2015: Best B-Schools for Eminence in India (Competition Success Review)
  • 2016: SITM ranked 9th in by CSR in the category of B School of Eminence

The telecom revolution in India started in the early nineties and today India is the fastest growing telecom market in the world. As this sector continues to expand and mature, it is creating exciting techno commercial career opportunities for graduates and working professionals. The telecom ecosystem is expanding and services are being provided in various sectors such as healthcare, finance, education, and media entertainment, etc. Increasing number of companies are becoming an integral part of this evolving ecosystem. At SITM, we focus on technology concepts and technology management. The curriculum consists of core management subjects and are applied to technology management through case studies. Courses on technology include telecom and Information technologies and also emerging areas such as Analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), Financial Technologies (FINTECH), Smart devices, Cloud Infrastructure, Data center, Cyber security, Mobile applications, Digital Marketing and Blockchain, etc.

SITM has over 2300+ alumni who are making their mark in the industry as Business and Technical Consultants, Network Managers, Project Leaders, Business Development Managers to name a few. Senior batch alumni are holding senior management positions such as Director, Vice President, Head of business units and functional areas, Country managers, and Entrepreneurs. Apart from telecom alumni are working in different industries and sectors such as Media and entertainment, Banking, Consulting, etc. Large number of alumni are working internationally and are based outside India in various regions.

SITM is a constituent of Symbiosis International University (SIU) established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956, by notification No. F 9-12/2001-U 3 of the Government of India.

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



It is a residential campus. All rooms are fully furnished and have Internet connectivity.


The campus has a well-stocked library with pleasant interiors. It is fully digitalised with a terminal for accessing the library catalogue. It also has OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue), which enables students to access the library data from any computer in the Institute.


SITM has the latest state of the art IT Infrastructure with a Software Lab and a specialized Analytics Lab and Network Lab with 44 Mbps wireless broadband leased line and 24 hour Internet Connectivity.

SITM has a specialized CISCO Lab where students can experiment with CISCO IOS and perform network simulation on network simulator, SITM in partnership with IBM as part of the Career Education for Business Transformation (CEBT) program has set-up the IBM Business Analytics Lab. IBM's Centre of Business Analytics at SITM offers students & faculty members the access to a suite of software packages like SPSS, COGNOS, etc. This software suite will provide SITM students hands-on exposure on Descriptive Analytics, Predictive Analytics, E-Marketing, Social Networking, Services Sciences Management and Engineering, IT Services Management and Cloud Computing. 

SITM has several software packages installed in the computer lab which students and faculty use for simulating business scenarios and analyzing them. SITM has installed Broadband Wireless Simulator in the lab in collaboration with CeWIT Center in IIT Madras.


The campus has an all-day canteen with mess facility, which caters to the various tastes and budgets of the students.


The Institute is located in the Symbiosis International University Campus which is about 22 km from Pune Railway Station. Sports facilities like Football, Volleyball, Cricket, Table Tennis, Badminton, Tennis, Squash, Yoga, Gym and Swimming are available

Programme Offered

SITM offers a two year full time residential Post Graduate Degree in Master of Business Administration (Telecom Management) with specialization in Marketing & Finance, Systems & Finance and Analytics & Finance.


Systems & Finance - 60

Marketing & Finance - 60

Analytics & Finance - 30


For placement details visit



Candidate should be Graduate from any recognised University/ Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes.

Candidates appearing for final year examinations can also apply, but their admission will be subject to obtaining a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes

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

Important Dates

Activity Date
SNAP and Programme Registration Begins

August 10th,2017, Thursday

Last date to apply for SNAP November 27th,2017, Monday
Last date to pay for SNAP November 27th,2017, Monday
Last date of Online registration For Institute January 6th, 2018
Last Date of payment of Registration fees For Institute January 6th, 2018
SNAP Test December 17th, 2017, Sunday
SNAP Result

December 28th,2017 Thursday

Announcement of Shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction January 11th, 2018
Group Exercise, Personal Interaction & WAT 9th, 10th, 11th & 16th, 17th, 18th February 2018
Announcement of First Merit list February 28th, 2018
Last date for payment of fees for candidates in the first merit list March 12th, 2018
Programme Commencement June 4th, 2018

How to apply

For seeking admission to the Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management, Pune (SITM) students should complete the following procedure:

Step I:

The applicant must register and pay online for SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test) Examination, 2017. SNAP 2017 test fee is INR 1750/- (+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) . This is not refundable. For more details please visit:

Step II:

While registering for SNAP, applicant has to also apply for SITM in the same application form. A registration fee of Rs. 1000/- (+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) is to be paid to SITM for each programme that the aspirant wishes to apply. This is mandatory, without which the applicant will not be considered for short-listing for the GE (Group Exercise) PI-WAT (Personal Interview and Writing Ability Test) process for the respective programme(s).

Mode of payment

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

Pay a non-refundable fee of Rs.1750/-(+ applicable Payment gateway charges, GST and any other taxes) .

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 (DD) of Rs. 2065/- (this include Rs.1750 as SNAP Test fee and Rs. 315/- as GST @18%) 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.

Symbiosis Test Secretariat or SITM 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 Institute of Telecom Management, Pune (SITM)
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115

Tel: 020-39116170, 020-39116180

Fax: 020-39116181