“Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam – The World Is One Family”

Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is a multi-disciplinary health promoting university offering its students and faculty a vibrant learning ecosystem designed around its multi-cultural and innovative ethos.

The university is established in 2002, under the strong leadership of Dr. (Prof) S. B. Muzumdar, Chancellor with the principles of Vedic thought of “World as One Family”.

Symbiosis is committed to building international understanding by offering quality education and is resplendent of the activities and students of more than 85 countries.

The university is awarded the Category-I status by UGC, and an ‘A+’ grade by NAAC, ranked 32nd in the Universities Category of NIRF 2022, and ranked tenth in the category of ‘University & Deemed to be University (Private-Self-Financed)’ in Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievement (ARIIA) 2021. Globally the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking 2022, Symbiosis International University is amongst the top 800 – 1000 Universities in the World. The University is also ranked in the top 350 Universities in Asia by the QS Regional Rankings and is the only Indian university to have received the Asia Pacific Quality Label.

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) offers the kind of education needed for leadership in a rapidly changing world. Its Eight study faculties: Law, Management, Computer Studies, Health Sciences, Media & Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering, and Architecture & Design – transform individuals, preparing and empowering them to make a positive impact on the world.

Today the university has its campuses spread across four states and 6 cities in India. All the university campuses epitomize the Symbiosis vision, ‘Promoting International Understanding through Quality Education and are a beehive of international students from all across the globe, being privy to Indian culture and hospitality.

Recently, the University has established the Symbiosis Medical College for Women. The medical college and its attached Symbiosis University Hospital and Research Centres have state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities.

Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is committed towards the generation of knowledge, innovations, and its contribution towards the development of the Nation.

Symbiosis Institute of  Technology

Symbiosis Institute of Technology, a constituent of Symbiosis International University was established in the year, 2008. 

Currently it offers B. Tech programmes in following disciplines:

  • Civil Engineering

  • Computer Science and Engineering

  • Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

  • Robotics & Automation

Also offering a M. Tech courses in following disciplines:

  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

  • Robotics & Automation

  • Embedded Systems

  • Geoinformatics & Surveying Technology (G&ST

  • Engineering Design

Research programs leading to Ph. D. Degree in all the disciplines were introduced in the Faculty of Engineering of Symbiosis International University in 2010.

The Institute’s curriculum places equal emphasis on fundamental knowledge and the most recent trends and advancements. Like all other Symbiosis Institutes, the Institute has created and acquired very high-quality infrastructure, including multimedia classrooms, well-equipped labs, high-end computing, a well-stocked modern library with digital media and databases, an auditorium, seminar halls, separate hostels for boys and girls, and playgrounds.

Through systematic and efficient planning and control of the teaching and learning process both inside and outside the classroom, the Institute offers a setting that is conducive to maximizing the potential of both staff and students. The fundamental teaching-learning process is supplemented by planning tech-fests, cultural events, sporting events, industry-institute teaching-learning collaborations, guest lectures by well-known figures, and student exchange programs (Global Immersion Program) with international universities.

With the vision of Dr. S. B. Mujumdar Sir, Chancellor of SIU and founder of Symbiosis, Students receive training in foreign languages, history of science and technology, service learning, critical and creative thinking, design thinking, tinkering, human values and ethics, experiential learning, project-based learning, and Internet of Things, producing quality Engineers with human value. The students can choose between courses from various Symbiosis Institutes and a customised SIBM diploma. Students can take online classes from Coursera, MOOC, SWAYAM, EDX and other providers to further their education.

The honours/ minor courses in all disciplines are offered to the students to gain in-depth knowledge in a specialised area, giving an opportunity to work on different technical projects in a group to produce an outcome in terms of paper publications/ patents.

The students undergo a semester-long Industry Internship with a good stipend. SIT is leading in all fronts including skyrocketing placements in the academic year 21-22. Witnessed the presence of 170 plus companies with 22% offering a package above 10 LPA, the highest being 42LPA. With an overall 97% placement and an average package of 9.42 LPA, we achieved 100% placements in CS, IT, E&TC, and Mechanical Branches.

Reputed companies like Microsoft, Netcracker, Bajaj Finserv (HealthRx), Cimpress, Sapient, KONE elevator, Philips India Pvt Ltd, IBM, Persistent systems, Precisely, Hitachi Consulting, ZS associate, Miniorange, Dassault systems, Dematic, Kirloskar Ferrous ISMT, Mahindra Finance, DAR group, etc. participated in the campus hiring.

The students at SIT are from all parts of the country across the globe. This diversity coupled with their excellent schooling and family background creates an environment best suited for peer learning. They are enthusiastic to supplement their learning with participation in competitions, organizing events and so on.

About Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) also known as The National University of Malaysia was established on May 18, 1970. The university is among the five public Malaysian research universities. The University has 13 faculties, and 13 research institutes, offering a wide variety of academic programmes both in the arts, sciences, and Engineering.

In addition, UKM also has a medical campus in Kuala Lumpur which houses the Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, and the Institute of Medical Molecular Research (UMBI).

The UKM is ranked 129 in the QS World University ranking 2023 and 33 in QS Asia University rankings 2022.

About Electronics & Telecommunication Department

The Department has a strength of over 500 students enrolled in its Undergraduate, Post-Graduate and Ph.D. programmes. The department teaches core subjects of E&TC, offers a range of subjects as electives, and facilitates industrial projects, all of which prepare the students for a career after their basic degree. Efforts are made to impart as much project-based learning as is feasible. Towards this, investments are made in an ongoing manner in having well-equipped laboratories, and software tools like MALTAB, SIMULINK to name a few. The department has undertaken industry-sponsored research and has started interactions with other universities and research groups in the industry.

The department has dedicated faculty and staff who continuously engage in improving teaching methods and undergo faculty development programs and undertake research. The faculty of the Department along with their JRFs are involved in research in areas such as communications, control systems, signal processing, image processing embedded systems, IOT, and several allied areas.

Every year students carry out the final year projects in collaboration with industries. This list includes organizations such as ARAI, DRDO, Whirlpool, KPIT, Sparc Minda etc.

Industry’s Latest Trends

Along with the core degree, the Department of Electronics and Tele-Communication also
offers the following additional Honors in line with the industry’s latest trends.

Embedded System

Signal Processing

& Automation

Optoeletronics &

Bioelectronics Systems

Sustainable Energy
Devices & Systems

Minor Specialisation (Offered by)

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning (CS &IT)

  • Data Science (CS &IT)

  • Internet of things (CS &IT)

  • Smart Cities and Urban Analytics (Civil)

  • Automobile Engineering with Hybrid and Autonomous Technology (Mechanical)

Highlights of the Department

  • Industry-led Flexi courses

  • Global Immersion program with renowned foreign universities

  • Opportunity to acquire a Diploma in Business Management from SIBM, Pune

  • Department-organized tech fests and hackathons

  • Mentor-Mentee system to facilitate the progress of the students

  • Academic Curricula benchmarked with International Universities

  • Industry-visits, guest lectures, seminars, and workshops by eminent researchers and industry practitioners

  • Semester Industry Internship

  • Tinker lab to inculcate creativity

  • Active student clubs and bodies

  • Project-Based Learning

  • Multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

department achievements

Gol Initiatives for E&TC


International Universities for Student Global Immersion Programme

International Internship

aicte-mitacs globalink research internship

Funding, Research & Consultancy