Symbiosis Online MBA

symbiosis centre for distance learning

Symbiosis Centre for Online Learning is offering a “Tech-Teach” 2-year MBA degree at an affordable fee structure. 

It allows you to choose your specialization subject from Marketing, Finance, HR, and Healthcare Management. 

The University provides the course with added benefits through the iCloudEMS learning management system.

About Symbiosis University

A visionary leader will lead you to your goal. A Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awardee, with a strong foundation in education, Dr. S. B. Majumdar established Symbiosis University in the year 1971. Online education with “Tech-Teach” was started by the university to meet the Indian Governments vision to increase the Higher education gross enrolment ratio. The true motive is to reach the unreached society. Technology enabled teaching is the new mode of providing quality education. The courses offered is AICTE approved.  

The University has a valuable infrastructure with 20 campuses all over India, more than 400 faculty members, industry experts as visiting faculty, dedicated team to support the students, career guidance by counsellors, job opportunities for the students from Multinational recruiters.

The curriculum of the various courses offered is drafted and updated continuously as per the current demand of this evolving world. The University focuses on research and faculties are to attend Faculty Development programs and other workshops to use the innovative and effective pedagogy.     

Why choose Symbiosis?

  • Live online sessions
  • Doubt sessions
  • Exam On Demand
  • Affordable learning
  • Flexible learning at your own pace
  • Plethora of specialization to choose from
  • Printed study material
  • Symbiosis World Campus
  • Dedicated call center to support the students and solve the issues promptly

Awards and Ranking

  • Career India Ranked Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning at 1st position among the top Best Distance Learning B-School in 2016
  • Outlook ranked Symbiosis Centre for Distance learning at 8th position being the Best Distance Learning Institute
  • DNA Indus Learning Survey ranked SCDL at 2nd Position
  • Career 360 ranking 2012, ranked SCDL at the top position for Distance learning according to Student experience
  • Awardee of IT award, Maharashtra Government for Human Resource Development through quality education and innovative use of ICT

Symbiosis Online MBA

Institute/University Name

Symbiosis Centre for Online Learning

Year of Establishment


Course Name

Online MBA


2 years (4 semesters)


Marketing Management

Financial Management

Human Resource Management

Healthcare Management



Fee Structure

Rupees 35000 annually (inclusive of exam fees)

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university

Approved By

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

Program Delivery Mode

Online with printed study materials

Learning Management System



Flexible for individual student

Examination Method

Online assignments and examination


Dedicated e-mentorship team and Employment Guidance cell

  • The Symbiosis Center for Online Learning is offering a 2-year MBA, Post-graduate degree program
  • The program is curated by industry experts to successfully deliver quality education
  • The course will be delivered through a blended mode of education in a Virtual campus
  • The e-mentoring facilitates the enrolled to chat live with subject expert, organized weekly by the university
  • iCloudEMS is the learning management system available in web portal and mobile application form for easy access
  • This is a 2-year program where students will be learning and upgrading their skills with industry professionals. The University makes sure that no stone is left unturned in imparting the students with industry-relevant knowledge and experience
  • The first 2 semester course is common for all the enrolled students
  • In the 3rd semester, student needs to choose their elective which will be same for the fourth semester as well

Duration of the Course

The course is for a total duration of 2 years, with a validity of 4 years maximum.

On Demand Exam

Symbiosis Online allows individual enrolled student to select the day and time of examination, providing flexibility and opportunity for everyone to learn at their own pace without any pressure.  


Symbiosis Online MBA offers the following specializations

  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Healthcare Management

Eligibility Criteria

To join the online MBA at SCOL, one will have to be a graduate from a recognized University. The program is in particular popular among working professionals as the robust system allows one to decide on the day and time of exam. It is also a preference for ones who have taken a break from work to upskill their ability and efficiency in the business.

Admission Process

  • Using a valid email address and phone number, sign up at the symbiosis online portal
  • A verification mail will be sent to the given email address along with the login credentials and verification link
  • Register by filling the online form

Documents to upload: recent passport size colored photo, Government Identity proof, signature and work experience certificate (if any)

  • Foreign student will mandatorily have to provide address in a foreign country with address proof or passport page with visa
  • Pay the fee online and complete your enrolment for the course
  • The university will verify your documents and after which will send you your registration number and credentials for the learning management system usable for both web portal and mobile application

Fee Structure

The fee for Online MBA at Symbiosis Center for Open Learning is INR 35,000 only annually. The total fee for the degree course is INR 70,000.

Career Options

After completion of the Online MBA program, one will be confident enough to solve the daily business issues with effective and innovative ideas, leading the team to a common goal. The present market highly demands specialized managers. Online MBA degree is approved and accepted by Public and private sector recruiters.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: Is an online MBA at par with a regular MBA degree?

Answer: Online MBA degree program from Symbiosis center for online learning is at par with a regular degree. The course is UGC entitled. Online MBA offered by Symbiosis online is valid for higher education and is acceptable for job references in Public and Private enterprises.

Question: What is the duration of Online MBA?

Answer: At Symbiosis Online, the online MBA degree program is for 2 years with a validity of 4 years.

Question: How is Symbiosis Online MBA degree exam different from any other Online MBA program?

Answer: The Symbiosis Online MBA offered by Symbiosis Center for Online learning gives the freedom to the student to appear for the exam only when one is confident to write the exam. A student is to decide on the date and time when S/HE wants to sit for the exam. This is a unique feature, unlike other university where all the enrolled student has to appear for the exam at the given time and date.

Question: Is there an entrance test to enroll for online MBA program at symbiosis?

Answer: Online MBA program, symbiosis online has a minimum eligibility criterion. One should hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university to get admission in the degree course. There is no entrance test to join an Online MBA at Symbiosis Online.

Question: What’s the total fees to pursue online MBA from Symbiosis Online?

Answer: The annual fees on Online MBA, Symbiosis online is INR 35000. The total fee for the course is INR 70000.

Question: Can a foreign resident join the Online MBA program at symbiosis Online?

Answer: Yes, Symbiosis online is working with a motive to reach the unreached with quality education. A foreign student needs to hold a degree equivalence letter from Association of Indian Universities to apply for the degree program.

Question: Will I have to quit my job to pursue MBA?

Answer: An online MBA from Symbiosis online, allows you to learn at your pace, anytime and anywhere, giving you the choice to continue your job while you pursue the 2 year degree program. The university also allows you to choose your own date and time to appear for the exam. You need not quit your job to learn and attend classes nor will have to take a leave to write your exam. The exam is also conducted online.