Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research (SICSR), one of the foremost institutions for technology-oriented education in India and a constituent of the prestigious Symbiosis International (Deemed University), has begun the admission process for its industry-geared programmes, which involve BBA (IT) and BCA programmes, tailored specifically to unlock the pathway for the technocracy of the future. The registration process for cutting-edge programmes has begun. Aspirants can apply via SET (Symbiosis Entrance Test) 2023; the last date to apply is 12th April, 2023 via https://www.set-test.org/sicsr.html.
Imparting industry-ready skills via programmes that integrate real-time problem-solving exercises and case studies, along with exposure to first-rate academic tools, the SICSR campus has witnessed the regular placement footfalls of significant players over the years. Colgate, ONIT, HSBC, Veritas Technologies LLC, Yardi, D. E. SHAW INDIA PVT. LTD., Deloitte, Philips, Titan, and ZS Associates, among other notable companies, can be seen during the recruitment season, seeking out talented candidates from across undergraduate and graduate programmes. Exemplifying the massive traction of the SICSR cohort stands the highest packages clocking 21 LPA for UG programmes — BBA (IT), BCA and BCA (Honours). Similarly, 14 LPA was the highest package amongst the MSc (CA) programme.
The institute’s broad industry associations and alumni network help candidates connect with mentors among industry leaders, who guide them to build a strong professional foundation, contributing to impressive placement figures. This osmosis of ideas also sows seeds of innovation, leading to novel developments in the industry and entrepreneurial ventures. Consequently, the SICSR candidates secured a special place in the industry, adding to the legacy of their alma mater.
In view of the admission season, Prof. Dr. Jatinderkumar R. Saini, Director, SICSR said, outlining the institute’s vision, “SICSR seeks to foster in the candidates a readiness as well as the ability to innovate and disrupt the industry and in turn impact the world at large, with novel approaches. Our efforts are informed by the fact that the future will be driven by those who will not only capitalise on the current ambit of technology but also expand it. Also, in order to prepare the candidates to be future leaders we focus on building personality as well as essential faculties such as critical and design thinking. Overall, we strive to offer 360-degree grooming to the candidates so that they can unleash their full potential.”
Additionally, attesting to SICSR’s robust presence in the educational sphere, the BCA programme has been deemed in both 2021 and 2022 as 2nd among the top BCA Colleges by prestigious publications such as India Today and Outlook; also OPEN has named the programme as “1st among the top BCA Colleges (West)”. Similarly, the BBA (IT) programme has been considered 3rd among the top BBA Colleges (West) by OPEN, 5th among the top 10 Emerging Colleges for BBA by India Today, 8th among the top BBA Colleges in India by India Today, and 9th among the top BBA Colleges in India by Outlook for the year 2022, while in 2021, the programme was listed 7th among the top 10 Emerging Colleges for BBA in 2021 by India Today.
Moreover, validating the robust business education provided by the institution, SICSR’s MBA (IT) has the following accolades: 5th among the Top B-Schools of Eminence in India by CSR-GHRDC, 7th among the Top B Schools by Sector (IT) by CSR-GHRDC, 7th among the Top Private B-Schools (Pune) by Outlook and 17th among the Top B-Schools in Maharashtra (Private) by CSR-GHRDC, among others.
The four-year, full-time undergraduate programmes offered by SICSR are BBA (IT), BCA, and BCA (Honours), with specialisations in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, and Data Security. In addition to advanced undergraduate programmes, SICSR pushes the envelope of high-quality education via postgraduate programmes such as MSc in Computer Applications (CA), MBA (IT), and MBA in Digital Transformation (DT).
Given the tech-focused array of programmes, it is evident that the institution recognises that for a programme to be holistically imparted, there has to be a vital element of technology-oriented grooming required so that the cohort can not only explore the emergent tech-infused area of the domain, as is the case for most domains but also can, given the foundation, keep up with the future trends. Familiar with cutting-edge technical knowledge, the candidates are often ready to tackle the ever-morphing challenges of Industry 4.0.
Moreover, to set a benchmark for excellent educational outcomes, SICSR is known to synthesize academic and industry-specific skills delivered via expert faculty members and industry leaders. As a result of this thoroughly conceived pedagogy which seeks to make the candidates industry-ready, the candidates receive a special appreciation in the industry. Holding a mirror to the industry-preparedness of the candidates stands the sterling placement records of SICSR.
Prospective candidates who aspire to make their mark in the industry through the technocratic grooming provided by SICSR’s esteemed BBA (IT) and BCA (Honours) programmes are highly encouraged to apply for the upcoming SET 2023. This comprehensive computer-based test, scheduled to take place on May 6th and 14th, 2023, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, presents a golden opportunity for candidates to showcase their aptitude and prowess in the field.
Notably, candidates are permitted to attempt the test twice, thereby allowing them to enhance their scores and further demonstrate their competencies. The test comprises 60 multiple-choice questions, further divided into 16 questions for General English, General Awareness, Quantitative Skills, and 12 questions on Analytical & Logical Reasoning, respectively.
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SET 2023 will be conducted in 76 cities, thereby providing a vast array of options for candidates to select a location most suitable to their convenience. As such, this test serves as an excellent platform for ambitious individuals seeking to establish a foothold in the industry and unleash their potential.
Further, shortlisted candidates via SET 2023 will be required to participate in PI-WAT (Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test). A final merit list will be issued based on combined performance in SET 2023 and PI-WAT.
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To conclude, SICSR boasts state-of-the-art amenities on campus, including premium-quality study resources, library services and other facilities that bolster the candidates’ progress. Further, the top-notch faculty members and the extensive industry and alumni network add to SICSR’s commitment to excellence as the institution is poised to impact the industry and society further.