Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB) was established in 1992 as an autonomous Institute in Pune. Today, SIIB is a constituent of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) and is one of the highly acclaimed business schools in the country. The Business School is one of India’s top B-Schools, ranked 41st by Business Today Ranking 2023. SIIB Pune offers full-time 2-year residential flagship MBA International Business Program. Besides, SIIB also provides two elite programs MBA (AB) Agri-Business and MBA (E&E) Energy & Environment to the students. SIU conducts a SNAP test for admission to the flagship MBA program at SIIB followed by the GE-PI-WAT Shortlisting process.
Year of Establishment
College ranking/s (2021)
Ranked 22nd among best B-schools in India by The Week 2021
Ranked 40th among best B-schools in India by The Business Today 2021
Modes of education
Number of courses offered
3 courses in 1 stream
Total no. of seats
Symbiosis International (Deemed to be University)
|Courses||Total tuition Fees||Eligibility|
16 L – 21.7 L
Graduation : 50 %
Exams : SNAP
*SIIB MBA ranking by India Today is 41 out of 272 colleges in India in 2023 and it was 40 out of 281 colleges in India in 2022.
*SIIB MBA ranking by The Week is 21 out of 179 colleges in India in 2022 and it was 23 out of 179 colleges in India in 2020.
*SIIB MBA ranking by Collegedunia.com is 51 out of 608 colleges in India in 2023.
1. Visit the official website of SIIB Pune.
2. Click on the “Apply” tab.
3. After that click on the “Register” tab.
4. Fill in all the details and click on the “Submit” button.
5. After successful registration, Pay the registration fee of INR 2250/- for the SNAP Test.
6. Then, register for the institute’s course (SIIB, Pune MBA) using SNAP ID and Password
7. Fill in all the required details
|SNAP Registration Starts||August 23, 2023|
|SNAP Registration Ends||November 23, 2023|
|Last Date of Payment for SNAP||November 23, 2023|
|SNAP Admit Card for Test 1||December 4, 2023|
|SNAP Admit Card for Test 2 & Test 3||December 9, 2023|
|SNAP Computer Base Test (CBT)||SNAP Test 1 – December 10, 2023|
|SNAP Test 2 – December 17, 2023|
|SNAP Test 3 – December 22, 2023|
|SNAP Result||January 10, 2024|
|SIIB Registration and Payment Closes||December 30, 2023|
|Announcement of Shortlist for Group Exercise and Personal Interaction||
Phase 1: February 8, 9,10 & 11, 2024
Phase 2: February 15, 16 & 17, 2024
|Announcement of First Merit List||March 14, 2024|
|Last date for payment of fees for candidates in the first merit list||March 30, 2024|
|Program Commencement||June 03, 2024|
1. Class 10th and 12th Marksheets and Passing Certificate
2. Graduation degree and Degree Certificate
3. Scorecard of entrance exam taken by the candidate
4. Category Certificate (if applicable)
5. Passport-size Photograph
Students can avail PG Merit Scholarships:
Scholarship Policy of Symbiosis Society Foundation for MBA (IB), MBA (Agri Business, MBA (E&E)
a. As per revised policy, the semester topper will be awarded scholarship based on academic excellence, a minimum GPA of 7.50.
b. Only those students will be eligible for the award of Merit Scholarship who have cleared the courses prescribed for the respective programme. i.e. they should not have any backlog.
c. The student who has been awarded merit scholarship by the University shall not be debarred from stipend or any financial assistance from any other source. However, if the student is awarded any stipend or financial assistance from any other source, he/she shall communicate the same through the Institute to the office of Student Affairs, SIU.
d. There will be no income limit of the parents/guardians of the students for the grant of merit scholarship.
e. In case a student is eligible for more than one scholarship/freeship by the University, he/she shall be awarded only one scholarship/freeship as per his/her preference.
f. Post Graduate (MBA International Business) Scholarship: 50% tuition fee waiver to a student who is a topper of the semester and secured a CGPA of 7.5 and above
The highest domestic package stood at INR 39 LPA for MBA International Business students, INR 18.15 LPA for the MBA Agri Business students & INR 15.80 LPA for MBA Energy & Environment students. MBA International Business students received an average salary of INR 13.12 LPA.
During placement drive, reputed recruiters like Accenture, IBM, Infosys, Tolaram etc visited the campus.
The institute also concluded its 2024 summer internship placement drive. The highest stipend offered was INR 1.65 Lakhs per month which was bagged by MBA International Business batch.