Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune logo

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune

7.5 / 10

Based on 42 Student Reviews

About Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune


Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune was established in 1983 and is a constituent of Symbiosis International. It is an autonomous college but is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University. The degree is awarded in the name of the affiliated university. Symbiosis college is regarded as a "College with Potential for Excellence" by the University Grants Commission. It is awarded an 'A+' grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC]. 

Symbiosis follows the interdisciplinary approach to studies. It offers specific skill development courses as well as many student exchange programs. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce gives the benefit of belonging to both an internationally renowned institution and also to a multicultural, interdisciplinary, academic student community. The course content is structured based on the needs of employers. 

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce ranking is among the leading institutions in the country and India Today ranks it among the Top 10 colleges in India. It has been imparting quality education across diverse disciplines for more than 40 years. Symbiosis aims at creating a unique educational program that blends intense subject domain knowledge along with the practical skills required for enhancing the employability of students. It provides an intense theory foundation with the practical skills required for enhancing the employability of students.

The college has provisions for student’s semester abroad and student exchange programs helping them to acquire new skills and realizing their dreams. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Admission is an online process based on merit only and as per the reservation policy of the Government of Maharashtra. This college also offers ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) to certify students with an international level certification. It also creates a stimulating environment through seminars, conferences, workshops, guest lectures, field visits which further helps the students.

Symbiosis College has students from over 35 Afro-Asian countries and almost all the states of India. The campus of the institute is a meeting place for diverse cultures and backgrounds. Students learn appreciation and tolerance of different cultures among their friends as they all play together, study together and live together. Students are encouraged to participate in national and international conferences and competitions to inculcate a healthy spirit of competition and team building. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce ranking is based on the facilities provided both on the academic and infrastructure side.

It provides education using technology which is the most effective way of teaching the students. Self-paced learning, online assessments, continuous evaluation processes, technology-enabled classrooms, e-learning modules, virtual library, etc. make for an unparalleled learning experience. These methods help the students have a great learning experience. 

SCAC Quick Links:

SCAC Highlights:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce is a private institution established under the Symbiosis banner. The college offers both UG and PG courses for the applicants.

Year of Establishment 1983
Institution Type Private under Symbiosis Society
Status of Institution Autonomous
Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Address Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune – 411004
Recognitions UGC
Symbiosis College Accreditation Grade 'A+' by the NAAC
Symbiosis College Affiliation Savitribai Phule Pune University  
Infrastructure Library, Labs, Common Room, Audio-Visual Hall, Conference Rooms, canteen, health-care facility, clean drinking water, Hostel
Symbiosis College Courses Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Contact Number (020) 256 53 903; contact@symbiosiscollege.edu.in

SCAC Departments:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce offers 'Degree with Honours' Program for the BA/ B.Com students aiming to create a unique educational program that blends intense subject domain knowledge with the practical skills for enhancing the employability of students.

Arts:

  • Department of Economics
  • Department of English
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Psychology

                                                                                                                                                                               
Commerce:

  • Department Of Accountancy
  • Department of Costing
  • Department of Business Laws
  • Department of Business Practices
  • Department of Business Administration
  • Department Of Economics
  • Department of Banking
  • Department Of English
  • Department of Marketing
  • Department of Statistics and Computer Applications

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Courses:

The courses are provided in the majority of disciplines in the arts and commerce stream. Each course has its specific eligibility conditions which have to be satisfied by the applicant to be shortlisted.

Disciplines Courses Specializations
Humanities & Arts
B.A
English
Economics
Psychology
Politics
Geography
French
Hindi
B.A (Hons.)
Economics
English
Psychology
M.A
English
Psychology
Economics
Diploma & Certificate Courses Liberal Arts
Commerce
B.Com
Accountancy
Economics
Mathematics
Business Computing
Cost Accounting
Banking and Financial System
Business Entrepreneurship
Marketing Management
B.Com with ACCA
Accounts and Finance
B.Com (Hons.)
Banking
Costing
Business Entrepreneurship
Marketing
M.Com
Advanced Accounting & Taxation
Business Administration
Others
E-learning
Cost Accounting
Banking and Financial System
Entrepreneurship
Marketing Management

SCAC B.Com:

The College offers specially modulated 3-year programs in Bachelor of Commerce. There are 7 subjects in the first year which cover all the aspects including general knowledge. It has subjects like General Awareness 1 and 2 which covers Business aspects as well as knowledge about the world. English is divided into two sections, one is Compulsory English and the other is Additional English. The other three are Accountancy, Economics, and Mathematics or Computer. Physical Education Course is a compulsory subject in the second semester.

In the second year, students have the option to opt for specialization in cost accounting, banking, and financial system, marketing management, or business entrepreneurship. For semester-3, Environment Awareness Course is a compulsory graded subject. The subjects for the third year are the same as in the second year.

SCAC BA:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce offers 3-year programs in Bachelor of Arts. The first-year course curriculum is extensive and compulsory for the students. For the second and third years, students have to choose specializations. The subjects offered for the specialization are the same as in Pune University. Students opting for Psychology also require lab work and various other assignments such as lab testing and aptitude.

SCAC M.Com:

The Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce follows a Semester pattern of examination. Degree course M.Com with a two-year duration is split into 4 semesters. There are two compulsory subjects and two specialization subject group in each semester. The specialization subject group consists of two subjects. The specialization subject group consists of subjects Advanced Accounting and Taxation, and Business Administration. The course covers different disciplines like accounting, actuarial science, corporate governance, business management, human resource management, statistics, economics, finance, marketing or supply chain management. This Post Graduate program offers the students a broad scope of economic and managerial skills. Students acquire practical skills to work as a tax consultant, audit assistant, and other financial supporting services.

SCAC MA:

The program duration is two years in which the specialization is introduced at MA part-2 level. There are a total of four semesters. Each year comprises two semesters. A student has to appear for four papers in each semester which will include practicals, practicum, and research project (research project is assigned purely on merit basis). Specializations offered in Master of Arts are Psychology, English and Economics.

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Fees:

SCAC offers courses B.A, B.Com, M.A, M.Com, Liberal Arts and Degree with Honours Program. Also, the curriculum of this institute's courses is flexible and vibrant and course fee varies for each course. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce fee structure are mentioned below.

  • The B.Com course fee is INR 18,000 per year.
  • Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune fee structure for B.A is INR 18,000 per year without accommodation and with accommodation, it varies from INR 87,000 to INR 1,22,000 per year.
  • The M.Com course fee is INR 20,000 per year.
  • The M.A. in English and Economics course fee is INR 20,000 per year.
  • The M.A. Economics course fee is INR 49,000 per year.

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Placements:

The companies take students in bulk from this campus. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Placement happens through the dedicated placement wing of the college.

  • Placements at Symbiosis are pretty good considering the competition in those sectors.
  • The companies provide attractive packages to the students and also provide the opportunity for further studies.
  • College faculty mentor the students on various job and future opportunities.
  • Deloitte, Google, KPMG, Ernst & Young are some of the companies for placements.

SCAC Scholarships:

The College provides various kinds of scholarships, free ships, and free student scheme. These schemes are regulated during their Educational Tenure by the multiple Central and State Governments, Non-Government Departments for the Students ' Welfare. The Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Scholarship offered to the students are mentioned below.

  • The Government of India Post Matric e-Scholarship & Freeship
  • State Government Open Merit Scholarship
  • Primary Teacher Free-Studentship
  • Secondary Teacher Free-studentship
  • Minority Scholarship
  • Umbrella Scheme for Education of ST children
  • Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme
  • Physically Handicapped Scholarship
  • Arthik Durbal Ghatak Scholarship
  • Krantijyoti Savitrimata Phule Scholarship
  • Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj Scholarship
  • Eklavya Arthik Sahayy yojana
  • ICCR Scholarship
  • Bhutan Scholarship

SCAC Infrastructure Facilities:

Symbiosis College infrastructure facilities are as per the rules issued by the UGC. The college has modern infrastructure facilities coupled with a great campus atmosphere which helps the students study without any hindrances.

  • The college has sufficient classrooms with computer labs for the students.
  • Symbiosis has an extensive library with access to many online resources, latest informational software and many books on offer.
  • It is spread over 3 different locations at the SCAC college campus with computer terminals for students to access e-resources of the library.
  • The library has more than 35,000 books and over 70 periodicals and digital resources covering various branches of knowledge as well as CDs, DVDs, databases, and e-journals.
  • A gymnasium is provided for the physical development of the student.
  • 24/7 Medical and Health Services are provided to the students.
  • A Food Court is available serving healthy, tasty food on campus.

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce FAQs:

  1. What is ACCA?
    - ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is a UK based globally recognized professional qualification for a career in accounting, finance, and management.

  2. What is the admission procedure for an Indian student for ACCA?
    - Indian students will have to apply for B. Com with ACCA, as per the merit list based on the 12th standard board results and this usually takes place in June.

  3. What are the working hours for the Library?
    - The SCAC College Library remains open between 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. on all working days except Sundays and Govt. holidays.

  4. What is the process of cancellation of Admission?
    - In case the student wants to cancel the admission, he/ she is required to take the admission cancellation form from the Students’ Help desk, take Principal/ Registrar’s signature, then get No Dues remarks from the library and College Account Section and submit the form to the Registrar.

  5. How to apply for Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce?
    - Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Admission process starts after the result declaration of XII std. of H.S.C Maharashtra Board Examinations. Students must register online by filling out the Pre-Merit application form. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce online application form will be available on the college website.

Other Colleges under Symbiosis Society:

Other Trending Colleges in India:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune Ranking


Arts Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 26
India Today 23
Commerce Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 28
The Week 11

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 42 Student's Reviews 7.5/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
22
Average
16
Needs Improvement
3
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 33/42 students

Student Reviews


Nitin
Nitin
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Accounting and Finance), batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Daily lectures start at 07:30 am-12:30 pm. Top class teachers are appointed for teaching and teaching is done through the use of computers and projectors, for a better understanding of the students. Overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Different clubs are made for different things, students themselves can organise any event or clubs of their interests. The main festival on campus is basically cultural or dance on special occasions. General life in college is good.




Shreya
Shreya
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2017
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

I go to college at 7.30 am. Around 1 pm I go to work to complete my internship which is located in kothrud Pune. The method of teaching is good & teachers are very good. Overall experience is nice and I m happy to come here.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Every festival is celebrated at our college campus. Mostly flash mob comes every month and sports event is also organized by our college.




Shreya
Shreya
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2017
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

I go to college at 7.30 am. Around 1 pm I go to work to complete my internship which is located in kothrud Pune. The method of teaching is good & teachers are very good. Overall experience is nice and I m happy to come here.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Every festival is celebrated at our college campus. Mostly flash mob comes every month and sports event is also organized by our college.




Anusha
Anusha
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Economics), batch of 2020
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

College follows semester pattern. Class timings are from 7.30 am to 12 pm from Monday to Saturday. Assignments carry 20 internal marks. The method of teaching is excellent. Overall experience is nice.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are various fests conducted in the college. The college life overall is amazing. A lot of extracurricular activities are going on throughout the year.




Contact Details and Location


Address : Senapati Bapat Road
Website : http://symbiosiscollege.edu.in/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune and accredited by NAAC.

Facilities


Library
Laboratory
Gym
Cafeteria
Computer labs
Sports
Hostel
Auditorium
Medical

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


SCAC Eligibility Criteria:

The Symbiosis Society's College of Arts and Commerce has kept certain guidelines for admissions of various courses. Candidates are advised to apply only if the Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce cutoff criteria are met.

Course Eligibility Criteria
B.A
  • Candidate should have completed 12th from a recognized board with minimum 50% aggregate.
B.Com
  • Candidate should have passed 10+2 with commerce stream and mathematics should be opted as a relevant subject from any recognized board.
M.A/M.Com
  • Candidates should have completed graduation in the relevant discipline with 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from a recognized university.

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Admission:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune Maharashtra offers online admission on the official website of the college. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce admission procedure is as per the affiliating university as well as Govt of Maharashtra.

Admission to Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce will be based on Merit and as per the Reservation policy of Govt. of Maharashtra. Students are required to come to the college campus in person and proceed further with the admissions procedure if they are selected initially. The final decision will be announced by the college admission authority. The admission gets cancelled if the fees are not paid on time.

  • 15% of seats are reserved for Foreign Students (Foreign National, P.I.O., Worker's Children in Gulf & S.E. Asia). These are over and above the sanctioned strength and is done under the Symbiosis Centre for International Education.
  • 10% of seats will be reserved for NRI (Except Gulf & S.E. Asia).
  • 2% of seats of each course are reserved for candidates from Jammu & Kashmir State.
  • 1 seat in Arts stream and 2 seats in Commerce stream will be reserved for each of the 8 North-East Indian States.

Reservation for various classes in Maharashtra:

Class Percentage
SC 13%
ST 7%
OBC 19%
SBC 2%
NT-B 2.5%
NT-C 3.5%
NT-D 2%
VJNT 3%

Cutoffs


Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Cut Off:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune admissions are Merit-based only and as per the reservation policy of Govt. of Maharashtra. The admission process starts after the declaration of XIIth Std. result of Maharashtra Board Examinations (i.e. by 1st week of June).

For BA/ B.Com:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Cut Off of last year for B.Com was 89.20% and for B.A. 92%. The fifth cut-off list of this year is given down below.

Fifth Merit List of the Academic Year 2019-20:

Cut-off Percentage for Fifth Merit List 2019-2020
FY B.Com 86.20
FY BA 90.76
FY B.Com with ACCA 84.17

 MA/ M.Com:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune offers post-graduation programs such as M.A. and M.Com. in various specializations.M.A offers specialization in Psychology, Economics, and English. To apply for PG in this college, candidates must hold a bachelor's degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD, however, get 5% relaxation on qualification marks,i.e. they can apply if they have scored 45% in their graduation.

Selection is done on a merit basis. The first cut-off for the courses M.A and M.Com is specified below in the table.

Cut Off Percentage for First Merit List 2019-20
Course
Open
Maharashtra 
OBC SC SBC SEBC (Maratha)
NT, NT-B, NT-C, NT-D, VJ, VJNT
MA (Eng) 68.00 58.28 50.33 - 79.83 51.67
MA (Eco) 65.00 48.83 51.08 - 58.37 62.92
M.Com 73.56 55.22 50.00 63.26 50.58 58.89

NOTE: First merit list admissions will proceed until 5 p.m. on 10 July 2019. 

Courses and Fees Structure of Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 53,752
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}  4 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,650
Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, [SCAC] Pune Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 54,885
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.12 Lakh
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,650

Hostel Details


Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Hostel Details:

Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce hostel facility is pretty good with all the basic amenities provided.

  • The rooms are given mostly to NRI and International Students but there are many options around the college.
  • Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Facilities include hostels for boys and girls on the campus.
  • The College also provides facilities like lift, toilet, and ramp for physically handicapped students.
  • Shared rooms are available on the campus with a minimum of 2 ppl in a room.
  • The Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce hostels are comfortable and spacious and deliver a splendid studying environment.
  • Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce Pune hostel mess serves good and healthy food to the students.

Discussion Forum



Q

List of Top B.Com Colleges in India

Best Aided college and decent one.

Asked By Ritu,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi, Ritu

please check the link which is mention below for best commerce colleges in india

http://www.getmyuni.com/college-search/bachelors/commerce/colleges-in-india

apart from this, it also conclude with student reviews on particular colleges on placements, faculties, international exposure, course fees and all about it might be very helpful for your college selection



1
Talk to Experts
Apply Now