Symbiosis School of Media and Communication

Symbiosis School of Media and Communication, Bengaluru

(Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 vide Notification No. F.9 12/2001-U.3 of the Government of India)
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade


An MBA in communication management guarantees to provide an insight into mingling business with media, which is a combination cherished in the entire media industry.

The eligibility criterion to apply for the same is, as follows:

  • Visit for application form and all information related to SNAP 2016.
  • Register for SNAP 2016 and make payment.
  • Upon payment, a SNAP ID and password is generated which will be essential to fill up online form for SSMC-Bengaluru’s MBA(CM) Programme.
  • Appearing for SNAP 2016 exam is compulsory for seeking admission to SSMC-Bengaluru’s MBA(CM) Programme.
  • Only those candidates who have registered and paid for ‘SNAP 2016’ will be eligible to apply for MBA(CM) program.
  • Fill up Online Application Form for MBA(CM) Programme and pay the registration fees of Rs.1000.
  • For queries related to admissions, Please join SSMC-Bengaluru’s Aspirants Facebook Page.
Four components are involved in the process. A non-gated personality assessment test, Group Exercise, Written ability Test and Personal Interaction.

  • Group Exercise will include activities to asses aspirants in areas like Innovation and creativity in problem solving, Team skills, Time Management etc.
  • Written Ability Test will include questions to assess the creative analytical skills of the person.
  • The Personal Interview round will be to assess candidates on parameters such as interpersonal skills, communication skills academic proficiency etc.

Admission Process Date or Timeline
SNAP & Programme Registrations Begins August 22, 2016 Monday
Online Registration for SSMC-Bengaluru starts August 22, 2016 Monday
Last Date to Apply for SNAP November 22, 2016 Tuesday
Last Date to Pay for SNAP November 25, 2016 Friday
Admit Card *December 05, 2016 Monday to *December 18, 2016 Sunday
SNAP Test December 18, 2016 Sunday
SNAP Results January 09, 2017 Monday
Online Registration Closes for SSMC- Bengaluru * January 15, 2017 Sunday (12 midnight)
Last Date of Payment for SSMC-B *January 17, 2017 Tuesday (12 midnight)
Shortlisting for SSMC-B *January 23, 2017 Monday
GE-PIWAT will be conducted at NOIDA Campus *February 03, 04 & 05, 2017 Friday, Saturday & Sunday
GE-PIWAT will be conducted at Pune *February 10, 11 & 12, 2017 Friday, Saturday & Sunday
GE-PIWAT will be conducted at Bengaluru Campus *February 17, 18 & 19, 2017 Friday, Saturday & Sunday
*All the above said dates are Subject to revision

Fees for the MBA – Communication Management at Symbiosis School of Media and Communication, Bengaluru as applicable for Batch-2017-2019 is as under:

Particulars Year 1 Year 2
1st Installment
Amount in INR
2nd Installment
Amount in INR
3rd Installment
Amount in INR
4th Installment
Amount in INR
Acedemic Fees 2,07,500.00 2,07,500.00 2,07,500.00 2,07,500.00
Institute Deposit (Refundable) 35,000.00
Hostel Fees – Three Sharing* 40,000.00 40,000.00 40,000.00 40,000.00
Mess Fees 25,000.00 25,000.00 25,000.00 25,000.00
Hostel Deposit (Refundable) 15,000.00
Total Fees 3,22,500.00 2,72,500.00 2,72,500.00 2,72,500.00
Last Date/Due Date for Payment of Fees At the time of Admission 30th Nov 2017 31st July 2018 30th Nov 2018

* Note: Hostel Fees are subject to change accommodation type wise, e.g. twin sharing, triple sharing, four sharing and dormitory. Also Hostel / Mess Fees could increase by 10% over the period of the Programme.