Review: Distance Learning MBA From Symbiosis Pune 2016

Today We're posting Symbiosis Distance Learning MBA Review on our MBA blog. This will be the first review about any institution on our blog.

A Brief about SCDL

Symbiosis Center for Distance Learning (SCDL) was founded in the year of 2001. More than 2,50,000 students from across 48 countries are active part of this university. SCDL is an autonomous distance education institution in India which is recognized by Distance Education Council, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India.

Read : SCDL PGDBA Student Hina Singh Interview

Various Distance Learning MBA Courses offered by Symbiosis

Being an autonomous institution like IIM, SCDL offers Post graduate diploma to students. The PG diploma is equivalent to an MBA degree offered by any University. Students usually get the similar response by companies as a person with MBA degree at the time of job search.

Currently Symbiosis offering diploma in business administration with 5 specializations to choose from and apart from this few specialized PG diploma's are also available. We've mentioned some popular courses below.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (with specialization in Finance, Marketing, HR, Operations and CRM)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in International Business
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Insurance Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Retail Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Customer Relationship Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Export and Import Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Education Administration
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business and Corporate Law

How much does an Distance MBA from Symbiosis will cost to you

SCDL has a very affordable fee structure. We've written a detailed post on SCDL distance learning fee structure. Hope the post will give you enough information about fee structure if you have any doubt you can drop a comment.

If you wish to know more about Symbiosis PGDBA programme you can visit our previous post.


There are so many reasons to love SCDL and few of them are
  • Symbiosis Center for Distance Learning is an education provider to top Corporates such as IBM, Wipro, HP, Infosys, Bosch, Cognizant, Bharti Walmart, Eaton Technologies and many more.
  • Symbiosis distance MBA programme has been ranked among top 5 programmes by many organizations including DNA-Indus Learning & Outlook. 
  • SCDL offers a wide range of courses specially designed for working professionals to excel in their career.
  • Students are provided with all the medium of learning including traditional books, e-learning, pre-recorded DVD lectures and faculty interaction.
  • Symbiosis also offers Online Assignments and On Demand Examinations System facility.
  • Students also gets placement assistance from the institutions. 

I-Learn Campus

I lean campus is a USP of symbiosis distance learning. Through I-Learn Campus SCDL gives a unique learning experience to students. Students gets the following facilities
  • Virtual Classrooms
  • E-Mentoring
  • Prerecorded Lecture and DVDs
  • Self Learning Material
  • E-Learning CD's

SCDL Campuses

Pune (Main Campus)

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning

Symbiosis Bhavan,

1065 B, Gokhale Cross

Road, Model Colony,

Pune - 411016 (MH)
Phone:  +91-20-66211000 (Hunting lines)

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning 
SIBM Campus 
#95/1, 95/2, Electronics City, 
Phase-1, Hosur Road, 
Bangalore-560 100
Phone: 080-67139511/12/13

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning 
C/o Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM)
A-23, Shravan Sector, CIDCO, New NASIK
Nasik 422 008 
Phone: 0253-2392689

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning 
C/o Symbiosis Campus 
A47/48, Sector 62, 
Noida , 201301 (U.P)
Phone. 0120-2405070