Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR]
Admission Department
Atur Centre, Gokhale Cross Road,

Model Colony, Pune - 411016.
Tel::(+91) 020 - 2567 5601 / 02 Extension 103 & 144

Fax::(+91) 020 - 2567 5603


SICSR, celebrating its 30th year is one of the first institutes in Maharashtra to offer high quality computer education.

SICSR aims at building future leaders for the Information Technology (IT) industry worldwide by imparting world class IT education to them. We offer state of the art IT education for building leading-edge and innovative IT applications. The fundamental principles on which we lean on are to use IT in all that we do so that our students are technology savvy and are practicing what they learn namely the use of IT to solve business problems. IT is a rapidly changing field where new concepts and technologies are constantly emerging and are leading to the development of new products and innovative applications. IT also plays a vital role in development of next generation technologies in other disciplines. IT has become a critical tool for economic, business and social development and will play a pivotal and catalytic role in a Nation's progress. SICSR is located in the heart of Pune City, and we use the city as both a classroom and a laboratory for learning. Our location, our broad portfolio of academic IT programs, our talented and diverse student body, and our dedicated faculty members work together to create an educational experience that is relevant, enriching, and uniquely Symbiosis.

We offer a complete portfolio of IT education programs, including undergraduate programs Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Technology) and Bachelor of Computer Application, full-time post-graduate programs Master of Business Administration (Information Technology) and Master of Science (Computer Application), Executive MBA(IT) program that meet the particular needs of working professionals.

If you are considering IT education, we invite you to explore Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR).


Promoting international understanding through quality education


  • 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


Hostel facilities

SICSR has hostel facilities for girls and boys provided by Symbiosis Society. We also provide a database of Paying Guest accommodation to students in the surrounding area if needed.


The main objective is to provide innovative, responsive and effective services, which will meet the changing needs of the academic community. Our library provides a range of books, periodicals, E-resources and other media at appropriate levels. We have access to one of the world's best electronic reference databases like EBSCO & DELNET.


SICSR has truly world class, state of the art Computer Labs which includes powerful servers, dedicated Internet and email access, desktop PCs and laser / all in one laser printers etc. All computers are connected to a 10/100/1000 Mbps network, which in turn is connected to Gigabit Ethernet. For the Internet, there is 24 x 7 connectivity through 2 leased lines with 4 Mbps and 2 Mbps each. The labs are equipped with Hardware Firewall and content filtering tools with latest Antivirus Gateway level Scanning.

Teaching Aids and Pedagogy

SICSR's approach to teaching includes a combination of lectures, class discussion, group work self-study and has developed e-learning portal using Moodle, for blended learning evaluation and continuous evaluation of students. SICSR uses blended learning techniques and KirkPatrick techniques.

Health & Medical care and Gym

The Symbiosis Centre of Health Care (SCHC) provides an in house, state of the art health club & fitness centre with a view to facilitate holistic development of students. Each student is insured under the Mediclaim & Road Traffic Accident Policy.

programmes offered

MBA (IT): Master of Business Administration (Information Technology)
(2 year Full Time Postgraduate Master Degree programme)
Objective: Golden mix of Management & Information Technology subjects aimed at creating techno managers and business analysts.

MSc (CA): Master of Science (Computer Applications)
(2 year Full Time Postgraduate Master Degree programme)
Objective:This programme will equip students with knowledge highly relevant to emerging technologies. The programme aims to provide a comprehensive framework for understanding, by integrating theoretical foundations with extensive practical work.


Graduate in any discipline of any statutory University with minimum of 50% marks. (45% marks for SC / ST category candidates)

Intake Capacity

MBA (IT) - 90
MSc (CA) - 30

Reservation of Seats

As per University norms


For placement details visit

Activity DATE FOR SNAP Date for SICSR
Registration Begins August 22nd , 2016 Monday August 22nd , 2016 Monday
Registration closes November 25th , 2016 Friday January 6th , 2017 Friday
Payment Closure Date November 27th , 2016 Sunday January 7th , 2017 Saturday
Admit Card December 02, 2016 Friday to December 18, 2016 Sunday --
SNAP Test December 18th , 2016 Sunday
Time: 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Test Result January 9th , 2017 Monday ----
Institute Registration Closes ---- January 6, 2017, Friday
Payment closes ---- January 7, 2017, Saturday
Submission of Online registration form ---- During GE-PIWAT (Mandatory)
Schedule for GE-PIWAT for the shortlisted candidates to be displayed on ---- January 14th , 2016 Saturday
GE-PIWAT will be conducted in Pune ---- 4th & 5th February, 2017 Saturday & Sunday & 12th February, 2017 Sunday
Display of the first merit list ---- February 20th , 2017 Monday
Last date for the payment of fees for the first merit list ---- March 2nd , 2017 Thursday
Display of the second merit list ---- March 4th , 2017 Saturday
Last date for the payment of fees for the second merit list ---- March 14th , 2017 Tuesday
Programme commencement: ---- MBA(IT) & MSc(CA) : June 5th, 2017 Monday


For seeking admission to the Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR] students should complete the following procedure :

Step I:
The applicant must register and pay online for SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test) Examination, 2016. SNAP 2016 test fee is INR 1500/-. This is not refundable. For more details please visit:

Step II:
While registering for SNAP, applicant has to also apply for SICSR in the same application form. A registration fee of Rs. 1000/- is to be paid to SICSR 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).



The candidate may pay directly through Master or Visa card online by following the instructions on the SNAP website after the registration.


The candidate may transfer SNAP test fee to Symbiosis Test Secretariat account using Net Banking option after the registration.


Obtain a Demand Draft (DD) from any Nationalized Bank in favour of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune. Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at,


Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune - 412115
Phone: 020-39116226/ 27, Tele fax: 020-39116228.

The last date for payment for SICSR - Pune is 13th January, 2016 Wednesday For further details on admissions mail to

Symbiosis Test Secretariat or SICSR 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.

Contact details:

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR) Admissions Department
Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research
1st Floor, Atur Centre, Gokhale Cross Road, Model Colony, Pune - 411016.
Tel: (+91) 020 - 2567 5601 / 02 Extension 103 & 144
Fax: (+91) 020 - 2567 5603