We are proud to share that research paper titled "How to build a brand and establish it?" written by our students Madhav Mahajan & Jigar Chhadwa has been published in Research Journali - Journal of Marketing.

PFA the link below:http://www.researchjournali.com/view.php?id=4020

Congratulations Madhav & Jigar.

Aditya Kovvali has stood second in an essay writing competition organized by SJMSoM, IITB( Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay.) . Congratulations Aditya.

Samrat Raja bagged the title of Mr Talented in Oppo Pune Times Fresh Face 2017 Finale. Congratulations Samrat

Our student, Madhav Mahajan (Batch 2016-19), presented a research paper titled 'Speed Hiring: Banking on time' [coauthored with Aditya Kovvali & Chaitanya Joon] at the first 'Annual Conference on Banking & Finance in India' held at IMI Bhubaneswar (18-19 August). Congratulations Madhav!

  • Ms. Kavya Shah's ( Batch 2016-19) paper on "Strategic Brand Management" has been accepted for presentation at 4th Academic International Conference on Business, Marketing and Management (organized by FLE Learning at Martin Conference center at Harvard Medical School, Boston USA) .

  • Ms. Sonali Vaghani's (Batch 2015-18) research paper on 'A Study of Employee Involvement and commonly followed practices in the IT Sector in India’ has been accepted for publication at International Journal for Engineering and Management Research.

  • Mr. Rakesh Lakhani, (Batch 2014-17) who is an ACCA student, cleared his F8 (Audit and Assurance) paper with 71% marks.

  • Mr. Bevin (Batch 2016-19) participated in Mr. Teen India 2017- IQ and Personality contest. He has been selected in top 15 after two rounds of audition. The contest is organised by Alee Club, New Delhi and now Bevin is all set for the final round of this contest

  • Mr. Shreshth Kakkar (SY-E) batch 2015-18 has represented Uttar Pradesh in the 13th Senior National Roll Ball Championship held at Shivaji International Stadium, Balewadi, Pune and won the silver medal in the championship.

  • Mr. Abhi Ram Varma's (2016-19) short film titled "Distorted Dreams" has won First prize at SSE's Short film competition- BIOSCOPE and  Second prize at Army institute of technology's Short film competition.

  • Mr. Dhruv Mohite (Batch 2016-19) has  achieved  second runner up position in the final race 4 in second round in the 19th JK Tyre-FMSCI national racing championship  at Coimbatore."

  • Mr. Aditya Kovvali was declared runners up in Public Relations Contest held at Prayas-Annual Commerce Inter Collegiate festival of Department of Commerce at Christ University

Case study at FLAME International Conference 2017

Case study titled "“Innovation and Apple Inc.” authored by a Aadithyaa and Prof Vijay has been selected for presentation at the FLAME International Conference on Cases and Pedagogical Innovation 2017.

Research paper published in the ISERD journal

Madhav Mahajan's (Batch 2016-19) research paper - "Innovative Marketing Strategies - "there is always a lot to learn" has been published in the ISERD journal and he even won 2nd prize in presenting it at the IEEE Conference.

Research paper selected in the IIM-NASMEI Summer marketing conference

Research paper titled "Royal Enfield: A religion in making" written by Dr Ishita along with our students Ms Aarushi and Ms Shreyasi has been selected for fast track presentation in the IIM-NASMEI Summer marketing conference.

Research Paper presented at Nirma University, Ahmadabad

Ms. Priya Kothiyal (FY) & Mr. Aditya Kovvali (SY) from R&D Cell of SCMS, Pune attended NICOM (Nirma International Conference of Management) at Nirma University, Ahmadabad. The students presented a a Research Paper titled “Alternate Branding Strategies for Food Delivery and Discovery Websites” under the guidance of Prof. Punit Mishra. The paper was very much appreciated by the Panel Members and it was selected for publication in an ISBN numbered Book titled "Consumer Behavior and Contemporary Marketing Strategies"

Research paper on Social Media for Social Entrepreneurs

Tanvi Shah, Student of third year BBA, wrote a research paper with the help of Dr Gilbi John on the topic of Social Media for Social Entrepreneurs: A case study on PULA (Pune Ladies Association) A Facebook Group for household Pune Women Entrepreneurs. The paper got selected by the National Conference of Social Entrepreneurship and Tanvi was called to present it at the conference held at St Mira's College Pune on 27th Jan 2017. It will soon be published in St. Mira College's research journal.

"Zen" an Entrepreneurship project

Zen is a student driven initiative aiming to create measurable impact in sanitation in the bottom of the pyramid. The project has been active for over 3 years and mobilized 26 volunteers to date to the cause. The organization focuses on awareness generation and delivery of sanitary napkins to individuals from poorer sections of the society. Through collaboration with Teach for India and a manufacturer, the organization has delivered napkins to over 2000 girls and conducted sessions in close to 40 schools. The organization is also expanding its presence in the bottom of the pyramid through collaborations with MAD and self-help groups. Furthermore, the organization is working on undertaking research projects with the intent of shedding further light on the state of sanitation in the city and its suburban regions

JOEL JOHN wins a startup competition organized by Barclays.

Another achievement adds to the glory of SCMS Pune.

It gives us immense pleasure to congratulate our third year student Joel John who has won a start-up competition organized by Barclays through their startup wing - Rise .Rise Mumbai will provide a physical site for innovative fintech companies, offering a co-working environment, world-class event spaces and meeting rooms. The Mumbai site, located in Peninsula Business Park at Lower Parel.

His concept focused on reduction of migrant remittance fee from 20 percent to 3 percent while ensuring capital mobility in remote regions and affordable foreign exchange rates. He was selected from a pool of 600 candidates, of which 15 were selected to fly to Mumbai last week and 3 were chosen as winners. I receive a prize money of 200,000 Rupees and an offer to build upon the project with assistance from the bank and industry experts in the coming months.

Rise is the world's most prestigious fintech programme with a funding rate of above 90 percent. Start-ups under Rise have raised over 600 crores in the last year alone. What makes it unique is that the organization brings together regulatory bodies, banking authorities and entrepreneurs under one roof - enabling disruption to occur at a much faster pace.


Sarthak Pandya has been selected for YES FOUNDATION Media for Social Change Fellowship opportunity in association with ISDI-WPP School of Communication. It is a high impact fellowship to develop socially conscious youth leadership supported by International Advertising Association, India Chapter and YES BANK.

Aditya Gupta has been selected for a cultural project in Portomaggiore, Italy by AIESEC.The project is supported by the Italian Ministry of Education and he will be asked to prepare and deliver lessons about several topics based on the 17 Global Goals promoted by AIESEC and United Nations.


It is with great pride once again that our SCMS-Pune Students have brought glory to the Institute. Mr Vishal Keswani has been selected from more than 400 students across 100 Universities to represent our country. On behalf of entire SCMS family I wish Vishal Heartiest Congratulations and All the best. May God bless you.

Enactus SCMS, Pune - Rookie of the Year Award 2015

The team of SCMS was adjudged the 'Rookie of the Year' nationwide, and was awarded the 'Spirit of Enactus 2015' award at the National Competition held in New Delhi this year. They have also received a grant of Rs. 40,000 from BlueDart.
Enactus SCMS, Pune started 8 months ago, with a vision to empower an underprivileged women community of 6, and make an entrepreneurial change.


Atharv is a business and cultural fest of IIM Indore. A contingent of 9 from our college battled it out with the very best, in events like Finance, Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Business Quiz. Our Students bagged the winners’ trophy in the Marketing event- Dhruv Arora, Prashant Maheshwari, Finance event –Shantanu Gupta, Akash Gupta and came second in Business Quiz- Keyur Shah, Aatman Pawar.

UNEP Project

South Asia Youth Environment Network (SAYEN) in association with UNERTIA has launched the Handprint Challenge: a sustainability challenge for colleges in Asia Pacific supported by UNEP.

Our project of 10 team members from the college has been selected to be one of the 20 finalists. We will be receiving a seed funding of about 650$ to further help implement our action plans.

Name of the Project: Catch the Rain drop
Project details- Feasibility study of Rainwater harvesting in Symbiosis Viman Nagar Campus, Pune

Approximately, 2060 students (national and international) learn in this campus. PMC supplies 18,000 litres of water everyday (as per campus administration) which is stored in the sump tank with a storage capacity of 100000 litres. To fulfil the needs, campus administration purchases 7-8 tankers of 12,000 litres capacity of water daily, at the cost of Rs. 1200 per tanker.

Attempt will be made to find out the solutions or remedies so as to decrease the amount of water that is being purchased everyday Major outcome of the project will be to check feasible solutions in consent with Symbiosis Society for rainwater harvesting in campus Also, various events are being conducted, including a Street Play and an Oath taking event to increase awareness about rainwater conservation among the students and the staff.

The project is being carried out under the guidance of Mr. Yogesh Pisolkar, faculty, SCMS. We are also in regular touch with Col. Dalvi, Director of Parjanya Rainwater Consulting and are also taking help of groundwater Survey and Development Agency, Government of Maharashtra, Pune.

Under the project, the team members also got a chance to visit the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) Campus, Tuglakabad, Delhi. The organisation works for the water sewage related issues. It is a great achievement by the students to have been selected at the international level, representing the college as well the country.


This fest portrays true Women Power. Kaleidoscope, organised by Sophia’s, an all girls’ college in Mumbai, pulled off a glitch-free festival with well executed events. The Dance and Drama club of SCMS took part in their events and also made it to the trophies.