The semester and academic year curriculum offers courses and internships (professional, community service, etc.). Courses are offered at the Symbiosis International University (SIU), Liberal Arts College. Internships are organized at various companies, NGOs and humanitarian organizations.
Students can enroll in up to 20 credits (5 courses) per semester. Most, but not all, courses at SIU are 4 semester credits (60 contact hours). Internships are 3 to 6 credits.
Comprehending India: The Living Past is a required course. Hindi Language is highly recommended.
Courses & Syllabi
Use the Course Offerings PDF file in the Download File box on this page to select courses. Check back periodically for UPDATED Course Offerings files for your term of study. Use the PDF file to select your courses. To view syllabi, select a subject area below to see courses and click on course titles to download syllabui. If a syllabus is not available on this website, contact KEI and we will email you the course information.
Internships (3-6 credits) and community service (no-credit) allow students to learn from practical experience not attainable in a classroom setting. Internships require a minimum commitment of 120 to 240 hours. Community service does not have a minimum requirement, but students must be consistent with their schedule of participation.
Placement is based on professional interests. Possible placements include Editya Engineering Co., Bekaert Industries Ltd., Gupte Hospital, Hotel Tourist International, HU Consultancy Ltd., Gupte Orphanage and Tibco Software. Actual placement may be at a different organization. Positions are available in the following fields.
Symbiosis International University, founded in 1974, is one of India’s leading higher education institutions. Symbiosis consists of 17 colleges, centers, schools and museums, spread across 17 campuses, most of which are in Pune. The University enrolls more than 18,000 Indian and international students from Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Its faculty are amongst the top academics in the country. The language of instruction is English.