Pro Chancellor's Message

Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar,
PRO CHANCELLOR, SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY) & PRINCIPAL DIRECTOR, SYMBIOSIS


Symbiosis was established in 1971 to promote international understanding between Indian and international students. The motto of Symbiosis is ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’- The world is one family.

Symbiosis International University provides education at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. The University has established a good reputation in Law, Management, Computer Studies, Health Sciences, Media & Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering and Architecture & Design Disciplines. This reputation has attracted talented teachers and students to the University.

Our students come from all States of India and from almost 85 different countries. They make significant contributions to the intellectual, social and cultural life of the University. Our students have access to a state-of-the-art library and other facilities. We always believe that Student life is not related to just academics. Our students are encouraged to enjoy the University's fine range of sporting and recreational facilities, and take part in its rich social life.

SIU has always been a health promoting University, providing primary healthcare to all its students, staff & faculty. It now expands the said service to include secondary & tertiary healthcare for its existing family as well as members of the community. Towards this Symbiosis has established the Symbiosis University Hospital & Research Centre (SUHRC) which boasts of eminent & distinguished healthcare practitioners and qualified nursing and paramedical staff . The hospital has the latest, state-of-the-art technology to assist the doctors. The hospital will focus on research and has collaborated with the existing research centres of the University.

The hospital will provide evidence based and affordable health care to the community.