Symbiosis School of Media & Communication, Bengaluru
Constituent of SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY)
(Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 vide Notification No. F.9 12/2001-U.3 of the Government of India)
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade
Symbiosis International [Deemed University], living up to its motto of "Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam"
is alive to the needs and interests of the students and in light of the global Covid19 crisis,
as a special measure has aligned its Academic Calendar and Refund Rules for this year, with the advisory issued by AICTE / UGC.
University or Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes / 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% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes). Note: Admission of such candidate will be provisional and will be cancelled in the event of non-fulfillment of the above stated criteria.
Programmes which require specific discipline / subject specialization need to be checked for eligibility as given by the respective Institute.
A candidate who has completed qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign degrees / qualifications need to be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any programme of SIU.
Important: It is the responsibility of the candidate to ascertain whether s/he possesses the requisite qualifications for admission. Having been admitted provisionally does not mean acceptance of eligibility. Final eligibility for admission will be decided by Symbiosis International (Deemed University).
RESERVATION POLICY OF SIU:
Following will be the reservation policy for admission to any programme of Institutes of SIU (except Symbiosis Institutes of Management Studies, which has separate policy #)
A. WITHIN SANCTIONED INTAKE Scheduled Castes (SC): 15% Scheduled Tribes (ST): 7.5% Differently Abled *: 3%
B. OVER & ABOVE INTAKE Kashmiri Migrants: 2 seats per programme International Candidates: 15%
A candidate applying under any of the reserved category (Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes / Differently Abled / Kashmiri Migrants) are mandatorily required to submit relevant document(s) issued by competent authority. Any participation at any stage of admission process by such candidate is purely provisional and always subject verification & authentication of such relevant document. In case a candidate falls under more than one of the above categories (e.g. Scheduled Caste as well as Differently Abled or any other combination), s/he would need to select any one Category (i.e. either Scheduled Caste OR Differently Abled in the case of example mentioned above) at the time of filling up the SNAP Test registration form. The category selected by the candidate at the time of filling the registration form will be considered to be her/his category for the entire admission process and her/his benefits & entitlements shall be according to such selected category. S/he will not be able to claim benefit under any of the other categories at any stage of admission on any account whatsoever. Please also note that if any information provided by the candidate with respect to her/his category is found to be incorrect, the University shall have right to cancel the candidature of such candidate at any stage of the admission process.
The candidate is advised to check the eligibility criteria for the programme(s) which s/he is desirous to pursue. SIU / STS / Institute will not be responsible, if the candidate applies for programme(s) for which s/he is not eligible. The candidate is urged to note that no donation or capitation fee is required to be paid for admission to any of the Symbiosis Institutes. The candidate is cautioned against falling prey to any such assurance / offer by any individual or outside agency.