Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication Pune is one of the top media and communication colleges in India. The institute has been recognized by various academic ranking bodies for its very well-managed system courses.
Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication Pune Campus Facilities
Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication has the basic facilities, some of which are mentioned below.
Hostels- The SIMC hostel facilities include separate hostels for boys and girls, as well as hot water, morning tea, and common rooms in the hostels.
Cafeteria- The Symbiosis Institute Of Media and Communication provides healthy and tasty food to the students.
Seminar Halls- These are provided with overhead LCD projectors and public-address systems.
Screening Rooms- These are acoustically sealed, split air-conditioned mini-auditoriums with wall-to-wall carpeting. The screening rooms have overhead LCD projection systems and Dolby / DTS 7.1 surround sound system.
Audio-Visual Studio- A shooting floor along with a Production Control Room. The same is equipped with multiple digital cameras (five Panasonic DVX102 & four MD Panasonic 10000 cameras) and multi-channel digital mixers. Lighting equipment includes an overhead moveable lighting grid, cool floods, spotlights & shadow caster.
Post-Production Suite- Five air-conditioned cubicles, as well as a post-production laboratory, are equipped with non-linear edit systems to meet the students’ editing needs. The same has the following facilities: four Mac Pro with FCP and 10 iMac with Adobe Premiere CS5. Additional software include Nundeo 5.0, Sound Forge 7.0 & FCE.
Photography Studio- The air-conditioned photography studio combines both manual and digital facilities. It has a darkroom with an enlarger for manual D&P, as well as computers with contemporary software for digital imagery. The studio is equipped with professional lights, SLR cameras, and other essential equipment.
Computer Laboratory- The air-conditioned computer laboratory has 39 terminals equipped with Pentium IV processor-driven CPUs connected to LCD screens / overhead LCD projector. The laboratory is fully networked and provides high-speed broadband connectivity with power backup. A variety of Publishing, Post Production, and Design Technology software is available.
Library- The library has a well-stocked collection acquired since its inception and covering a broad span of technical and non-technical subjects about mass media and communication management. A computerized cataloguing system provides an instant access facility for any book by title, author, publisher, or ISBN. The library also subscribes to a wide assortment of national and international newspapers, magazines, journals, and other publications.
Audio-Visual Library- The audio-visual library has a comprehensive collection of films, documentaries, radio & television programs in English, Hindi, and other Foreign / Regional languages. Workstations are available to access these films at any time during working hours.