SCMS has arranged multiple short term programs towards internationalization efforts.

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1. Lecture by Foreign Faculty - Prof. Lindsay Trotman



A lecture series on ‘Business Laws in International perspectives’ was conducted by Dr. Lindsay Trotman from Massey University New Zealand for the Third Year students of SCMS-Pune. This has been a very good experience for the Third Year students .





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1. Lecture by Foreign Faculty - rof. Suneel Kunamaneni



A lecture series on ‘Technological Entrepreneurship’ was conducted by Prof. Suneel Kunamaneni from Leeds Business School, UK for third Year students of SCMS-Pune . This has been a very good experience for the students.





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Lecture series on Microeconomics by Dr. Holger Seebens from Technische Hochschule Nürnberg, Germany



A lecture series on Microeconomics was conducted by Dr. Holger Seebens from Technische Hochschule Nürnberg, Germany for the First Year students of SCMS-Pune. Some of the topics covered include- Distinction between Micro and Macro Economics, Cost- Benefit Analysis, Practical Relevance of Economics, Basics of Utility Theory. The sessions were highly interactive and the students had asked relevant questions and clarified their doubts. This has been a very good experience for the students.







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SCMS Pune welcomes the cohort from Liege school of commerce, Belgium



A contingents of 16 students from Liege School of Commerce, Belgium accompanied by their Professors visited Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune. They were traditionally welcomed by the students and faculty of SCMS Pune. The Liège faculty and students presented the business initiatives of the Belgium firms intending to make a foray into Indian market. The faculty of SCMS-Pune also took a session on “Doing Business in India.



5.

Finance Study Tour for students from Deakin University, Australia



A group of students from Deakin University, Australia was on an India Finance Study Tour organized in association with SIU, Pune. The tour features classroom sessions conducted at Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune. SCMS Pune in association with SIU organized an Industry Visit for the students of Deakin University, Australia at PwC. The workshop shed light on some very interesting facts and helped see the international students a clearer picture of the Indian market and its counterparts. Dr. Ashutosh Mathur, Head Placements and Corporate Affairs, SCMS, Pune anchored the workshop under the guidance of Dr. Adya Sharma, Director, SCMS, Pune.





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Certificate in Project Management with Deakin University, Australia



SCMS had organized a weeklong certificate program in Project Management in collaboration with Deakin University, Australia. The program covered the following topics:

  • 1. Introduction to Project Management
  • 2. Management Skills for Projects
  • 3. Introduction to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK)
  • 4. Introduction to Agile Project Management
  • 5. Project Risk
  • 6. Project Quality



Resource Person: Dr. Darryl Coulthard, Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning), Faculty of Business and Law, Deakin University Australia.

The program was very well received and 18 students from SCMS as well as outside registered for it. The students were evaluated and issued certificates from Deakin University.



7.

Short Term program in International Business for students form Oman



SCMS hosted a group of 17 university students from Oman on a month long program from 9th July to 10th August. The program focused on International Business. A variety of sessions and field trips were arranged for them on all aspects of International Business, such as global trends in management, sustainable development, corporate governance, accounting, marketing, human resource management, etc.

The students reported that they learnt a lot about all the various elements of international business and also had a great time at SCMS.




8.

Bridge Course for Afghan students



SCMS Pune conducted a bridge course for Afgan students who had specially come from Afghanistan to purse their Under Graduate study in India.

With the objective of preparing them for their UG programme a special bridge course was conducted at SCMS, Pune for following subjects:

  • 1. Business Accounts
  • 2. Business Studies
  • 3. Micro Economies
  • 4. Computer Applications

The institute achieved its objective of preparing the students to take up full time BBA programme.