Symbiosis Institute of Design – [SID], Pune

  Pune   UGC, SIU   ESTD 2002
  Pune   UGC, SIU   ESTD 2002

About College

Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) is a self-governing institute established in the year 2002 and affiliated to Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune. The institue is approved by University Grants Commission of India and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with Grade A. It offers courses in Bachelor and Masters in Design.


Courses available and eligibility –
Bachelor of Design [B.Des]:
10+2 or equivalent ( from any stream) with min 50% marks in aggregate. Selection is based on merit in Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) Score.
Master of Design [M.Des] (UI/UX Design):
Bachelor’s Degree (from relevant field) with min 55% marks in aggregate. Selection is based on merit in CEED/GATE Entrance Exam Score.


Course name Duration Fees Exams Accepted
Bachelor of Design [B.Des] 4 Years 14.60 Lakhs SET
Master of Design [M.Des] (UI/UX Design) 2 Years CEED, GATE


Symbiosis Institute of Design has a Placement cell. This cell facilitates as a body to coordinate between the industry and the students. Pre-placement as well as placement work is arranged for the eligible students through this cell.
So far the institute has facilitated the students to get placements in companies like Infosys, Autoline Industries Ltd, Cognizant, Whirlpool, Mudra Communications etc. Students have also been absorbed by Small and Medium scale enterprises like Elephant Design, Fitch Design, Onio Design, Leaf Design and several design companies.


Year Companies Visited Highest Package Average Package

Infrastructure and Facilities

SID is among the largest design institutes in the country has built-up area more than 80,000 sq.ft. The campus houses state of the art design studios, rapid prototyping lab, laboratories, workshops, IT infrastructure,well-equipped classrooms, library, exhibition areas, seminar hall, conference hall etc. The campus also has amphitheater, Wi-Fi enabled campus, ultra-modern auditorium and academic plaza for various activities including design shows.


Merit Scholarship: 50% of Academic fees is offered as the scholarship to the topper of the 1st Semester of the UG program.
Jayatee Deshmukh Scholarship:
Scholarship of Rs 25,000/- is offered to the girl who scores highest marks in SET Entrance Exam.
University Sports Scholarship: Five Sports Scholarships of Rs. 24,000/- each are awarded to the outstanding sportsmen of SIU who participates at Intervarsity/ National/ International or State Level Tournaments.