Symbiosis Center for Information Technology (SCIT) Admission Procedure

SCIT celebrates ten years of synergizing management with information technology. SCIT has carved its own position as the leading provider of IT-related postgraduate management education. In developing potential leaders and technopreneur for the IT industry, SCIT is well accepted as a premier IT B-school by topnotch IT companies and consulting firms.

It has received several awards and recognitions that reflect quality and excellence built over a period of time— EFY TechEdu Award 2009 – An award for excellence in technology adoption in the Education Domain; DNA Stars of the Industry Group – Best B-School who innovate in teaching; Impact – Best B-School using Technology in Training; 16th Dewang Mehta B-School – B-School with Best Academic Input in Information Technology.

Though SCIT represents a niche B-School, it has been rated highly in various B-School ratings conducted by reputed magazines like Business India, Competition Success Review and others. More importantly, SCIT’s pursuit for academic excellence was recognized by NAAC not only when it was autonomous but also as a constituent of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) which has been awarded grade ‘A’ by NAAC.

SCIT has academic alliances with global players to provide continuous resources to enhance learning: Registered Education Provider (REP) of Project Management Institute (PMI), USA; University Alliance Partner of SAP AG, Germany; Academic Initiative Partner with IBM; Academic Alliance with Microsoft’s MSDN.

“SCIT will be world class IT B-School known for creating global IT Professionals”

“To remain outstanding provider of continually evolving, market responsive IT education.

To create proactive professionals dedicated to excellence who deliver innovative solutions that improve the performance of their organizations.”

SCIT is located in Rajiv Gandhi InfoTech Park, Hinjawadi, Pune and is surrounded by some top corporate establishments like Wipro, Infosys and Tata Technologies amongst others. The Pune campus has over 1000 network connections, and the network is built on high performance Gigabit Ethernet backbone on optical fiber cable with Internet & WIFI connectivity.

The facilities on campus include
Separate hostels for boys and girls; Multi-cuisine cafeteria and mess; State-of-the-art gymnasium, Yoga and Aerobics center, Well-managed swimming pool, Auditorium for seminars and campus events, General store, 24-hour security service, SBI ATM etc

SCIT has modern library faculties with more than 6000 books, national and international journals, CD ROMs, CBTs and software on technology and management

Multi-platform Computer Labs
SCIT Labs are enriched with a wide range of platforms and software and has a special “Proof-of-Concept” lab where students can explore and experiment networking solutions. SAP University Alliance partnership provides direct access to an array of opportunities to learn.

Health Care Centre
The Symbiosis Centre for Health Care (SCHC) is an in house Health Care Centre exclusive to the staff & students of the various institutes of Symbiosis. Each student is insured under the Mediclaim & Road Traffic Accident Policy.

After a track record 100% placement year after year, SCIT’s placement during the economic slowdown was remarkable with more than 80% graduates having been recruited by the top IT companies like Deloitte, Intel, ICICI, Sunguard, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Thoughtworks, Vodafone, Wipro and many others including nationalized banks. The highest package was Rs.11.34 lacs p.a. and the average was Rs.5.25 lacs p.a. Some of them have turned technopreneurs.

Programmes Offered
MBA (IT Business Management)
SCIT offers electives every semester from the academic year 2010. Core courses build foundation of an MBA programme tuned to Information Business while flexibility to choose electives allows students to shape their futures.

MBA programme includes 4 semesters and 15-week industry internship after the first year. Each semester has Core Courses which are mandatory and Elective Courses which could be chosen from 5 different categories viz. General, Information Security, Networks & IT Infrastructure, Software Solution Management and Systems

Total Credits
100 (Students may specialise in a particular elective category other than GENERAL, if the total number of elective credits exceed 20).

Method of instruction
SCIT follows ‘English’ as the language of instruction. The learning process at SCIT focuses on three aspects namely; enhancing the knowledge base through strong curricula, practice through industry interaction, and soft skills to ensure all-round development.
SCIT blends class room teaching with a range of experiential learning methodologies like Audio Visual Learning, Library Research, Group Learning, Games, Role-play, Case Discussion Group, Experiential Assignments, Academic Debates and other modes.

Duration: 2 Years fulltime residential.

180 seats; (Reservation: SC-15%; ST-7.5%; Differently Abled- 3%; Management Sponsored – 15%; 2 seats for Kashmiri Migrants over & above the intake; 15% seats for international students over & above the intake)


* Graduate of any faculty of any Statutory University with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at graduation level.
* Candidates passing degree examination by part-time / correspondence / external course or in one sitting are not eligible.
* Graduates in IT/computer science/computer application; or in engineering or with IT related experience will be preferred.

Important dates related to SCIT

Last date for registering at SCIT for admission Jan 9, 2010
Last date for accepting Application Fee for Admission Jan 12, 2010 4.00pm
SCIT Announcement of Shortlist for GD/PI Jan 21, 2010 by 8.00pm
Group Discussions / PI at SCIT Pune Round I: Feb 4-6, 2010 Round II: Feb 11-13, 2010
Announcement of Merit List &
Waiting List at SCIT, Pune and on the website
Feb 26, 2010 By 8.00 p.m
Last date for payment by
the Merit List candidates (the first installment of fees)
March 23, 2010 By 1.30 p.m
Hostel Registration starts from June 01, 2010
Programme Commencement June 02, 2010
Last Date of Admission July 01, 2010


1. Dates mentioned above are subject to change at the discretion of SCIT and candidates will be informed by email/ SCIT website accordingly.
2. Admission against Cancellation: Admission will be offered to the candidates as per merit against the cancellation of admissions even after the Programme commencement to fill the vacant seats, if any, till the last date of admission. Candidates will be intimated through e-mail.

How to Apply
Candidates seeking admission to SCIT Programmes must appear for SNAP Test 2009 (For details please visit and apply separately to SCIT. For details please log on to

Short-Listed candidates will be listed on SCIT website for GD/PI. For details visit

Contact Details
Symbiosis Center for Information Technology (SCIT)
Plot 15, MIDC, Phase 1, Rajiv Gandhi InfoTech Park, Hinjawadi,
Pune – 411057. Maharashtra state. India.
Tel: 91 – 020- 2293 4308 / 4309 / 4310
Fax: 91 – 020-2293 4312,
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One Comment

  1. Techbyte says:

    SCIT’s offering is top IT related programmes are quite unheard of with regard to other colleges. Also the placements, internships and summer prohgrammes are by far the best.

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