9372261584@Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SSMC) Bangalore: Admission 2022-23, Courses, Fees Structure, Cutoff, Placement, Ranking

9372261584@Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SSMC) Bangalore: Admission 2022-23, Courses, Fees Structure, Cutoff, Placement, Ranking

Symbiosis School of Media and Communication (SSMC), Bangalore is a constituent of Symbiosis International deemed to be University (SIU). SIU is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and is accredited with an “A” grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

The institute is known for its MBA programme in Communication and Management. It has more than 30 permanent and visiting faculty members. The institute offers admission to Indian as well as international candidates.

SSMC Bangalore Admission Process 2022: Fast Facts

SSMC Bangalore admissions are conducted online through the official website of the institute. The admission process begins in August every year. MBA admissions are based on the Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP).

SSMC Bangalore MBA Admission 2022

The institute offers a two-year full-time residential MBA programme in two different specialisations. MBA is spread across four semesters, each year consisting of two semesters. Name of the specialisations along with the selection and eligibility criteria are mentioned in the table below:

Selection criteria: Candidates will be selected based on the marks secured in SNAP and the performance in Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).

MBA

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

Integrated Marketing Communication

Qualifying exam: SNAP

Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university/ institution of national importance with an aggregate of 50% (45% in case of SC/ ST category candidates)

Media Analytics

Note: Students appearing for final year graduation can also apply, but such candidates need to submit a proof of passing the qualifying exam at the time of admission.

The final selection of candidates is based on SNAP score, PI, WAT and GE. Given below is the table for the weightage of each component:

Component

Weightage (in %)

SNAP score

50

PI

30

WAT

10

GE

10

SSMC Bangalore Application Process 2022

SSMC Bangalore application fee is Rs 1,000. Candidates seeking admission to full-time MBA programme need to first register for SNAP followed by, the MBA course. Follow the below-mentioned steps for the complete application process.

  1. Visit the official website of SNAP, www.snaptest.org and apply for SNAP exam
  2. Candidates will receive an OTP on the given mobile number and email id
  3. Enter the OTP and submit the form for SNAP registration
  4. After successful registration, pay an application fee of Rs 1,750 for SNAP exam
  5. Now, register on the institute’s website by entering SNAP id and password
  6. Fill all the asked details and submit the form
  7. Pay an application fee of Rs 1,000 offline via debit/ credit cards or net banking

For offline fee payment of SNAP, candidates need to send a DD at the below address:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat

Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Gram, Tal: Mushi, Dist: Bangalore-412115

Documents required at the time of admission:

  • Marksheet of Class 10 and Class 12
  • Certificate of Class 10 and Class 12
  • Graduation marksheet and certificate
  • SNAP exam scorecard
  • Migration certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • SNAP scorecard

SSMC Bangalore Course Fee 2022

The annual fee for MBA programme is Rs 7.05 lakh. Detailed fee breakup for MBA is mentioned in the table below:

Fee Type

Annual Fee (in Rs)

Academic Fee

4,85,000

Institute Deposit

35,000

Hostel Deposit

15,000

Hostel Fee

1,06,200

Mess Fee

64,500

Total

7,05,700

SSMC Bangalore Seat Reservation 2022

In each programme, some of the seats are reserved for SC, ST and PwD category candidates. Given below is the category-wise reservation criteria:

Category

Seat Reservation (in %)

SC

15

ST

7.5

PwD

3

International Students

15

Note: Apart from the above reservations, two seats in each programme are reserved for Kashmiri migrants.

SSMC Bangalore Scholarships 2022

The institute offers a merit-based scholarship called, “PG Merit Scholarship”, under all MBA specialisations. Given below are the details regarding this scholarship:

  • Students who are declared as the topper of the first semester are eligible for this scholarship
  • A student must have a minimum GPA of 7.50 to apply for this scholarship
  • In every specialisation, the scholarship will be given to a single candidate who has topped the examination.
  • The students will be rewarded with 50% of academic fee under this scholarship

Apart from the above scholarship, the institute also offers various scholarships and financial support to the economically weak candidates. Scholarships are offered on merit-basis for Indian and foreign national students. Scholarships given to international students are administrated by the Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE). Name of the scholarships are given below:

  • SIU scholarship through SCIE for foreign national students
  • EDCIL (India) ltd through SCIE for foreign national students
  • SPDC for Nepal citizens through SCIE
  • PG merit SIU scholarship
  • Jayatee Deshmukh scholarship to one girl securing highest marks

Important FAQs regarding SSMC Bangalore Admission

Q. Can I apply online for the admission process?

A. Yes, candidates can apply through the official website of the institute.

Q. How can I take admission to MBA programme?

A. MBA admissions are based on SNAP exam. Candidates will be shortlisted based on the marks secured in SNAP and the performance in Group Exercise (GE), Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).

Q. What is the application fee for SNAP?

A. The application fee for SNAP is Rs 1,750 for all programmes.

Q. What is the seat reservation policy of SSMC?

A. In every programme, 15% of the seats are reserved for SC students and international students each. ST and PwD category students have a seat reservation of 7.5% and 3%, respectively.

Q. Can I pay the SNAP application fee offline?

A. Yes, candidates can pay the SNAP application fee offline via DD. Candidates need to send the DD at the below address:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat 

Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Gram, Tal: Mushi, Dist: Bangalore-412115

Q. What is the weightage of SNAP score in MBA admissions?

A. SNAP score has a weightage of 50% from the total marks, followed by a 10% weightage of GE and WAT, each and PI has a weightage of 30%.

Q. What is the application fee for SSMC?

A. SSMC application fee is Rs 1,000. Candidates can pay the fee online via debit/ credit cards or net banking.

Q. What is the annual fee for MBA programme?

A. The annual fee for MBA programme is Rs 7.05 lakh.

Q. Does this institute offer any scholarship?

A. The institute offers a merit-based scholarship called, “PG Merit Scholarship”, under all MBA specialisations. Apart from this, the institute also offers various scholarships and financial support to the economically weak candidates.