To be called Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Bangalore, the new institute will see an intake of 120 students in a two-year MBA equivalent program.
“The new campus is ready and the intake would bethrough the SNAP 2007 exam,” SIBM Pune’s Prof Pranab Deb informed PaGaLGuY.com. “The courses would be the same as they are in SIBM Pune, though a new faculty would be recruted for the Bangalore campus. The degrees would be given by Symbiosis International University (SIU),” he added.
Sources in Symbiosis informed that SIU was looking to start an SIBM in Hyderabad by 2010. Besides, SIBM is also making efforts to expand internationally at Singapore, Mauritius and Bhutan, though in the distant future.
SIBM is in talks with institutes in these countries, informed a source.