Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL)

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About University

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL) is a well-recognized institute better known among the best distance learning colleges in India. Symbiosis Online PG program provides 25+ courses in trendy sectors like Business Administration, Human Resource Management, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Digital Marketing, Data Science, Information Technology, International Business, School Counseling, Teacher Training. They have partnered with top-notch companies from the industrial world including Airtel, Zydus Wellness, Aditya Birla Group, Bharti Walmart, Cipla, and Cognizant to name a few.

All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE) has approved and recognized the Symbiosis Distance MBA program. It is a valid and accredited program that offers students a degree and education of the same caliber as the standard MBA program. Symbiosis has PGDM and MBA options as well. Both programs are good so overall it depends on your current job profile and requirements, on which purpose you are willing to do it etc.

Our Vision is to create a Global Campus.

We promote Global Campus to provide education and training opportunities beyond the boundaries of a classroom.

Learners with flexible learning.

We encourage the student to decipher when and how they will learn by tailoring their course to their own capabilities.

Opportunities anywhere, anytime.

We promote virtual learning.

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₹50,000 (Total Fees)

PG Diploma

₹50,000 (Total Fees)


₹50,000 (Total Fees)

PG Certificate

₹20,000 (Total Fees)


₹15,000 (Total Fees)


₹35,000 (Total Fees)


₹4,000 (1st Year Fees)

University Facts

  • Ranked 8th amongst the Best Distance Learning Institutes - by Outlook. 
  • SCDL is the winner of the Maharashtra Government's IT Award for Human Resource Development through quality Distance Education and innovative use of ICT.
  • Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning, a leading higher education institute, has been based in Pune, Maharashtra since 2001. 
  • You can access internationally recognized degrees awarded by Symbiosis International (Deemed University). 
  • Yes, they have Placement Assistance. Symbiosis has PGDM and MBA options as well. Both programs are good so overall it depends on your current job profile and requirements, on which purpose you are willing to do it etc.

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EMI Details

Here at Online Manipal students are offered with no cost EMI options for paying their course and study fee. These easy-to-pay EMI options help the student to ease out their financial burden and become able to finance your education.

Admission Process

We have mentioned the process of the online and offline both mode of application form for national and international students which is given below, you can follow these steps:

Step 1- Visit the official website of the institute. Purchase the online application form and E-prospectus of INR 1000/- (USD 100/- for foreign and SAARC candidates) through online banking/ debit card/ credit card/ wallet transactions.

Step 2- After the purchase, the link will redirect to the application form page. Click on “Fill Application form”. Enter the program and specialization preferred, personal, work experience, academic, and postal address details.

Step 3- After filling, submit the application form and take a hard copy print of it.

Step 4- Send the hard copy print of the application form attached with the documents mentioned above to the following address; Symbiosis Bhavan, 1065 B, Gokhale Cross Road, Model Colony, Pune - 411016, Maharashtra.

Examination Pattern

Online Manipal University conducts exams in the online mode that are remotely proctored through their enhanced digital learning platform.

Placement Partners

Our students have an opportunity of

  • The Placement Season of Batch 2021-23 has been record-breaking and one of the most remarkable and momentous seasons of SIMS. We recorded 100% Placements for the batch.
  • Companies like Infosys, TCS, IBM, Accenture have visited every year.
  • The highest-paying job at Symbiosis International University is a Deputy Director with a salary of ₹19.8 Lakhs per year.

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Frequently Asked Questions?

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL) is one of the largest autonomous distance learning education institutes in India approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) for AY 2019-20.

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning has a blended approach to student learning with a combination of - traditional books, e-learning, and faculty interaction. Tutors use online chats and online classrooms to stimulate discussions. These sessions allow students to interact with faculty and clear their doubts immediately. Symbiosis World Campus- a powerful web portal, forms the centre of learning with facilities like - Assignment Submission, Computer-based Exam Booking, Message Boards, and E-Mentoring.

Online Classes are conducted 4 times a month.

Yes, You have to pay Rs.10,000/- for dual specialization.

Yes, students form a part of the Alumni Association.

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