Symbiosis International (Deemed University) (Established under section 3 of the
UGC Act 1956, by notification No. F.9-12/2001-U3 Government of India)
Re-accredited by NAAC with "A" Grade (3.58/4)Awarded Category - I by UGC
Dr. Manisha Ketkar, Director Symbiosis School of Banking & Finance is a Commerce graduate and a Fellow Cost Accountant (FCMA). She has also done her Master’s in Business Studies (MBS) from the University of Pune.
She has done her PhD in 'Study of supply risk management practices' with Symbiosis International (Deemed University) under the guidance of Dr. O. S. Vaidya from IIM Lucknow. Dr. Ketkar has presented papers in International Conferences and also has some published papers to her credit.
Dr. Ketkar has 29 years of experience. She has handled the operations of a business unit of a pharmaceutical multinational for over 16 years before her passion for teaching made her join Symbiosis in 2006. Her areas of expertise are Cost & Management Accounting and Supply Chain Management.
Dr. Ketkar is acknowledged for her interactive teaching approach. Along with academics, she is also known for her innovative approach to improvements, from student related matters to process reengineering.
Dr. Manisha Ketkar
Dr. Manisha Ketkar
PhD, FCMA, MBS
Welcome to SSBF!
"Banking, Financial Services and Insurance sector(BFSI) in India has undergone a paradigm shift in the past two decade evolving from physical to digital banking providers. The demands on the BFSI sector by India’s emerging economy are multi-dimensional. Financial institutions will have to master the fine art of balancing growth and inclusive development. They are relentlessly innovating to bring a wider range of financial services to the next generation customer. They would hence require trained management professionals to meet the emerging challenges of the VUCA landscape of BFSI sector. Advent of payment banks and micro-finance corporations only accentuates this requirement.
Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF) offers a two-year MBA programme in Banking and Finance. This is designed to provide specialized knowledge and training to address the growing needs of the sector. The program equips the students with knowledge and managerial skills to work effectively in banks, NBFCs, financial institutions, and related organizations in the BFSI sector."
Leveraging the rich experience of its faculty and guides, SSBF also offers corporate training solutions and consulting services. The corporates will benefit from the well-researched and designed programs for upskilling and reskilling of their employees. These modules can be tailor made to meet specific needs of clients.
Admission to all the courses and programmes at Symbiosis International University (SIU) are strictly on merit basis based on the criteria and processes prescribed by the University and assessment of individual performance in Symbiosis National Aptitude Test [SNAP] for Postgraduate Studies and Symbiosis Entrance Test [SET] for Undergraduate Studies.
All aspirants / parents are hereby notified that some individuals / organisations are giving / making false and misleading advertisements / claims in newspapers, websites, social media platforms that they can ensure admission to Symbiosis International University and also charging heavy amount for the same.
In this regard, SIU requests the aspirants / parents to refrain from entering into any transaction with such elements. SIU has not appointed any individual / agency / organisation to make such assurance on its behalf. It is a matter of Policy that SIU does not charge capitation fee for admission from students and this is widely and prominently published as well on all the relevant places like prospectus, website, SNAP Booklet, SET Booklet etc.
Despite this Notice, if any aspirant / parents still proceeds with or enters into transaction with such elements, they would be doing so at their own risk and cost. SIU further notifies that any aspirant attempting to approach SIU for admission through or at the instances of such agents will be permanently debarred from admission to all the courses and programmes at Symbiosis International University.