Symbiosis Institute of Technology

Symbiosis Institute of Technology, being the flagship institute of the prestigious Symbiosis International University has set high standards for itself. The institute endeavors to provide quality education in line with the requirements of today's competitive industry and rapid developments in technology. The institute provides an environment conducive for harnessing the potential of faculty and students through systematic and effective learning, both within and outside the classrooms. The roadmap developed for the institute envisions it to acquire the status of a prestigious Institute of Technology at National level.

Among the initiatives taken to make SIT one of the most sought after institutes of technical education in the country are; recruitment of highly qualified and experienced faculty and their continual professional growth through attending conferences and publications of research papers; regular revision of curriculum in line with fast changing need of industry; employing innovative methods of teaching and providing ample opportunities for learning outside the classroom through projects, tech- fests and cultural programmes.

Vision and Mission

Engineering in Pune

SIU Vision

  • Promoting International understanding through quality education.

SIU Mission

  • To inculcate spirit of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ (the world is one family)
  • To promote ethical and value-based learning
  • To inculcate cross cultural sensitization
  • To nurture creativity and encourage entrepreneurship
  • To promote health and wellness amongst students, staff and community
  • To produce thought provoking leaders for the society
  • To contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination
  • To foster the spirit of national development
  • To develop global competencies amongst students
  • To enhance employability and contribute to human resource development
  • To install sensitivity amongst the youth towards the community and environment


Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) is located at Lavale, Pune at the foot hills in Symbiosis Knowledge Village which also houses Symbiosis International University. The Institute possesses state-of-the-art infrastructure including spacious classrooms with multimedia, well-equipped laboratories, auditorium, seminar rooms, amphi-theatre, conference rooms, canteen and common rooms for students. The hostels are well-constructed & spacious with WiFi and all necessary amenities, playgrounds, gymnasium, facilities for indoor games like TT, squash, badminton, billiards and a food court, all with round the clock power supply.

Besides the well developed infrastructure, the pleasant weather of Pune makes stay on the campus, comfortable and conducive for learning.


  • B.Tech in Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering , Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology, and Mechanical Engineering (Admissions through SET, JEE-Main or MHT-CET)
  • M.Tech in Computer Aided Design & Manufacture, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering and Geoinformatics & Surveying Technology
  • Ph.D. Programme (Applied Sciences, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology and Mechanical Engineering)


The Institute has a very well organized placement and training cell. The infrastructure in placement cell includes a seminar hall for conducting pre-placement talks, discussion rooms, interview rooms and other necessary amenities. The cell has good associations with a large number of renowned companies who visit the institute for campus recruitments. All the students of the final year are prepared for campus interviews through special programmes on technical and soft skills, which would help them get prestigious jobs. SIT had a successful placement season with the participation of leading companies across sectors, offering coveted profiles to the students of B.Tech and M.Tech. Leading companies from a multitude of sectors participated in the final placements offering ‘sought-after’ profiles with competitive packages. With multiple profiles on offer, students had plentiful options from amongst the 62 companies for 205 students across programmes. The recruiter portfolio comprised a healthy mix of recruiters from IT sectors and fast growing start-ups. Further, few students, with their exceptional effort during their Internships and reputed corporate competitions were awarded PPOs (pre placement offers) by highly coveted companies.

Year 2016, marked the presence of 60 companies which include top IT recruiters like Amdocs, IBM, Persistent, Syntel, TCS and some Fortune 500 companies like Amazon, Pitney Bowes Software India, Nvidia and Tetrapack. Other recruiter companies of repute include 3DPLM, Anand group, Cadence, Cummins India, Decimal Point analytics, Geisecke and Devrient, HDFC Bank, Konecranes, Mahindra vehicle Manufacturing Ltd, Manhattan Associates, Media Ocean, Netcracker, Open Symmetry, PLM, Renishaw, Siemens, Sokrati Technologies, Symantec corporation, Veritas, Zeus Numerix etc. Rakuten Inc. (Japan), an International Company also recruited students from SIT.

The Placement process of 2017 batch of B.Tech and M.Tech students has been initiated. Several companies of repute like Decimal Point Analytics, Directi, GOOGLE India, IBM, L&T Infotech, Microsoft, Persistent, Rakuten Inc. (Japan), Rail bombardier; Symantec, Sokrati and Veritas Software India have already been a part of the process.


The Institute employs a very effective and interactive teaching-learning process using teaching aids including multimedia. Curriculum has been developed considering the present and future needs of industry and higher education. Teachers prepare detailed blow ups, lab manuals and course files to ensure the effectiveness of teaching-learning process. A salient feature of the curriculum is a six month project semester, totally devoted to carry out projects in industry. Students of all under-graduate programmes spend six months in the industry, other organizations, renowned institutions and universities, both in India and abroad, as a part of their curriculum. They are encouraged to take up projects in various areas of the industry to augment their theoretical learning. The emphasis during the ‘Project Semester’ is to expose the students to real life problems in their chosen field of work and finding their solutions, using a systematic and logical approach employing latest tools, techniques and technologies.

All students of SIT can opt for and qualify a special Diploma in Business Management from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, a premier Institute of Management in the country. This arrangement gives the students an insight into basic functions of management like marketing, finance, human resource and operations, in addition to polishing their communication and interpersonal skills. In an effort to create engineers with a multi–faceted skill set and global outlook, students are also encouraged to take courses in other departments under “Floating credits”. Under this scheme, an engineering student can pursue his interest in the fields of management, liberal arts, photography, etc along with his B. Tech Degree.


Four batches of B.Tech students have passed out. About 85% of the eligible students opted for campus placements and got them. They are now the proud employees of reputed companies like Atos, Forbes Marshall, Infosys, Indian Army, Indian Navy, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd., Mahindra and Mahindra, Marathon Electric, Mu Sigma, Persistent, Pubmatic, Symantec, Synechron, and so on. Many students are pursuing their higher studies in India or abroad. The Alumni Association maintains a data of the passed out students and remains in regular contact with them.


Students of SIT benefit from special programmes on entrepreneurship, liberal arts and soft skills aimed at developing all round personality. These programmes, along with rigorous technical education and regular interactions with industry through internships and projects, place them at a distinct advantage when they enter the job market. With six month internships and other initiatives the contact with the industry has considerably increased. This is resulting in better career prospects.



Standard XII (10+2) passed from recognized board with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject. Obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes) in the above subjects taken together. B. Tech (Lateral entry to second year) :

a) Passed Diploma examination from an AICTE approved Institution; with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes) in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology.

b) Passed B.Sc. Degree from a recognized University as defined by UGC, with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes) and passed XII standard with mathematics as a subject.

c) Provided that in case of students belonging to B. Sc. Stream, shall clear the subjects of Engineering Graphics / Engineering Drawing and Engineering Mechanics of the first year Engineering program along with the second year subjects.

d) Provided further that, the students belonging to B. Sc. Stream shall be considered only after filling the supernumerary seats in this category with students belonging to the Diploma stream.

e) Provided further that students, who have passed Diploma in Engineering and Technology from an AICTE approved Institution or B. Sc. Degree from a recognized University as defined by UGC, shall also be eligible for admission to the first year Engineering Degree courses subject to vacancies in the first year class in case the vacancies at lateral entry are exhausted. However the admissions shall be based strictly on the eligibility criteria as mentioned in A, B,C, and D above.

A candidate who has completed qualifying qualification from any Foreign Board / University must obtain an equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU).


  • Passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Technical vocational subject.
  • Obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the above subjects taken together. Do not have to appear for entrance exam (SET/JEE-Main/MHT-CET) in India.
  • International student’s eligibility as per SCIE norms. Please follow link


  • Civil Engineering (B.Tech.(CE)) - 60 Seats
  • Computer Science & Engineering (B.Tech.(CS&E))- 60 seats
  • Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering (B.Tech. (E&TCE))- 120 Seats
  • Information Technology (B.Tech.(IT))- 60 Seats
  • Mechanical Engineering (B.Tech.(ME)) - 120 seats


Reservation within sanctioned intake Over and above sanctioned intake

SC - 15 %

ST - 7.5 %

Differently abled(DA) - 3.0 %

International Students - 15%

Kashmiri Migrants - 2 Seats


The admissions of the eligible candidates to First Year of B. Tech programme of the Institute will be based on merit in any one of the following entrance exams (SET, JEE (Main), MHT-CET) through open counseling/admission, in which the candidate has to be physically present on the date of counseling/admission along with his/her original certificates. The details of the counseling / admission procedures and documents required will be available on the institute website.

Details Date
Symbiosis Entrance Test (SIT EEE) May 5, 2018
SIT EEE Test Registration closes April 14,2018
Online Institute Registration for SIT, JEE(Main), MHT-CET closes May 20,2018
Counseling dates for B.Tech First Year admission through various entrance examinations
SET (SC/ST/DA/KM candidates) June 2, 2018
SET (General candidates) June 3, 2018
JEE and MHT-CET (SC/ST/DA/KM candidates) June 9, 2018
JEE and MHT-CET (General candidates) June 10, 2018
Second Counseling (if seats are vacant) June 25, 2018
Date of commencement of session July 02, 2018
Counseling admission dates for Lateral Entry admissions through various entrance examinations
All candidates June 9, 2018
Counseling admission dates for M.Tech admissions through various entrance examinations
All candidates June 9, 2018
Programme Commencement Date July 2nd, 2018

* Only the registered candidates will be able to participate in the counseling for admission. Candidates can register without their entrance exam rank/score. This can be provided after result declaration.


Symbiosis Institute of Technology
Symbiosis International University,
Near Lupin Research Park,
Gram:Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Pune 412115.
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