Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research [SICSR]

Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR) aims at building future leaders for the IT industry worldwide by imparting world class IT education to them. We offer state-of-the-art information technology infrastructure comprising high end servers, 300 + desktops / terminals, round the clock connectivity and technology enabled classrooms.

We offer a complete portfolio of IT education programmes, including undergraduate programmes; Bachelor of Business Administration(Information Technology) B.B.A.(Information Technology) and Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A),

From 2017 we are offering two new programmes i.e. Bachelor of Science (Information Technology) for International students only and Master of Science (System Security).

Vision and Mission

BCA in Pune

SIU Vision

  • Promoting international understanding through quality education.

SIU Mission

  • To inculcate the spirit of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ (the world is one family)
  • To contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination
  • To impart ethical and value-based learning
  • To foster the spirit of national development
  • To cultivate cross-cultural sensitivities
  • 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 & community
  • To instil sensitivity towards community and environmental concerns
  • To produce thought-provoking leaders for society


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 to meet the academic needs of the students. We have access to 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.


Our canteen is not only a place to fill appetite but also a venue for a mélange of ideas and views to converge and give rise to innovative ventures. It has a mess, which offers vegetarian delicacies, & caters to diverse palates. Delicious food is prepared with strict standards of hygiene.


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.


The Symbiosis Center of Health Care (SCHC) provides an in-house, modern, state of art health club & fitness center with a view to facilitate a holistic development of mind & body for an all round development of our students. Each student is insured under the Mediclaim & Road Traffic Accident Policy.


Bachelor of Business Administration(Information Technology) B.B.A.(Information Technology)

  • (3 years Full Time Undergraduate Bachelor Degree Programme)


The ideal foundation for careers / studies in Information Technology and Management. The B.B.A.(Information Technology) programme has conceived, innovated and perfected by SICSR.

Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A)

  • (3 years Full Time Bachelor's Degree programme)


It builds strong foundation needed for careers in Computers/IT field, emphasizing on emerging Computer Applications.

  1. The curriculum of B.B.A.(Information Technology) / B.C.A programme at SICSR offers Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) or Electives courses. Upto about 10-15% of the total credits are reserved for CBCS. Such courses are offered as generic and as discipline based elective courses.
  2. Some of the courses offered as part of Generic Elective Courses are Foreign Languages, Humanity and Liberal arts, and Service learning options.
  3. The Discipline Based electives of B.B.A.(Information Technology) / B.C.A provides an opportunity to students to pursue deeper studies in selected IT and/or business administration oriented courses based upon their interest and choices offered.
  4. Some of the courses offered as part of Discipline Based Electives for B.B.A.(Information Technology) are E-Business Management, Marketing, Mobile Computing and Entrepreneurship development.
  5. Some of the courses offered as part of for Discipline Based Electives for B.C.A are Mobile Computing, Distributed and cloud computing, Computer networks and Entrepreneurship development.




Standard XII (10+2) pass or equivalent examination from any recognized board with minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).


B.C.A = 60

B.B.A.(Information Technology) = 90


As per University norms

Important Dates

Activity Date For SET Date for SICSR
Registration Begins January 24 2019, Thursday, January 24 2019, Thursday,
Registration closes April 21 2019, Monday May 14 2019,Tuesday
Payment Closure Date April 21 2019, Monday May 14 2019, Tuesday
SET Test May 04 2019, Saturday ---
Test Result May 14 2019, Tuesday ---
Submission of online registration form --- During PIWAT (Mandatory)
Schedule for GE-PIWAT for the short listed candidates to be displayed on --- May 16, 2019 ,Tuesday (5.00PM)
GE-PIWAT will be conducted at Pune, Noida, Kolkata & Lucknow on --- May 22 To May 29, 2019
Display of the first merit list --- June 07 2019, Friday
Last date for the payment of fees for the first merit list --- June 15 2019, Saturday
Programme commencement --- July 01, 2019 Monday
*GE-PIWAT will be conducted at Indore / Kolkata subject to minimum 30 students per city opting for those cities as PIWAT centres

Note: The Institute, at its discretion, may decide to announce further Merit List(s). Last date for admission: All admissions will be closed after one month from the start of the programme. Admissions after this last date will be done only with the prior permission of the University.


Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR)

Admission Department,
1st Floor, Atur Centre, Gokhale Cross Road,
Model Colony, Pune - 411016.
: (+91) 020 - 2567 5601 / 02 Extension 103 & 144
: (+91) 020 - 2567 5603