At SIIB, academics is blended with extra-curricular activities, and a significant portion of learning and development comes from activities on campus and interaction with fellow students. There is plenty of scope for indulging oneself in extra-curricular activities through various sports, cultural, and business clubs. The institute also provides infrastructural support, mentoring, and financial assistance to encourage student participation in extra-curricular activities and competitions to create holistic and well-rounded future managers. Beyond academics, students at SIIB are involved in the following-
SIIB Sports Committee
SIIB vigorously promotes sports and wellness to inculcate resilience among individuals who have an attitude to overcome adversity, bounce back and rebound. The sports committee plans monthly events for all the students and conducts inter-college events for various sports like basketball, table tennis, swimming, chess, volleyball, cricket and many other sports.
Student Activity Committee (SPARSH)
SPARSH conducts weekly quizzes to keep students up-to-date on current affairs and basic knowledge in various subjects, Toastmaster activities to boost the students' soft skills, movie screenings, the celebration of various festivals, and many such events. The club also conducts the flagship event, Inquizitive (National Level Annual Quiz Competition).
SIIB also promotes various extra-curricular activities to rejuvenate the students amidst the busy academic life and teach teamwork, creativity, and bonding amongst the aspiring leaders of tomorrow. Other clubs at SIIB include ‘Drishyam’ for drama, ‘iBeats’ for dance and ‘Richman & Co.’ for music.
Pongal is celebrated to cherish the South-Indian culture of the country. SIC Tamil Community used to organize this event while Student Activity Committee- SPARSH tend to promote it every year. This year Pongal has been celebrated in Symbiosis Infotech Campus (SIC) on January 12, 2023. Students from Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB), Symbiosis Centre for Information and Technology (SCIT), and Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development (SCMHRD) actively participated in organizing the event successfully. The event started with Pongal Pooja which is performed in SIC Atrium. Later, a delicious Pongal Feast was served in the afternoon to all the guests arrived at SIC. A Rangoli Competition was also organized late afternoon at SIC, followed by Tug of War. Lastly, the Pongal event was concluded with few cultural programs, carried out at Amphitheatre. This whole day event witnessed the happiness and enthusiasm among all the students to celebrate the essence of South-Indian Culture.
“The event created a sense of responsibility and pride among all the students as they got a chance to be a part of the south Indian culture and experience diversity”.
“The day was filled with fun and frolic as students came together to make the event successful. Student Activity Committee (SPARSH) promoted the entire event and received positive and good feedback from all 3 colleges”.
MAKAR SANKRANTI CELEBRATION
Makar Sankranti is celebrated to cherish the diverse culture of India. SIC Maharashtrian & Gujarati Community organize this event every year. This year Makar Sankranti was celebrated on 23rd of January (2023) in the Symbiosis Infotech Campus (SIC) in which Makar Sankranti Feast was served with delicacy. Students from Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB), Symbiosis Centre for Information and Technology (SCIT), and Symbiosis Centre for Management & Human Resource Development (SCMHRD) joined hands for organizing the event with great zeal and enthusiasm. The Student Activity Committee- SPARSH also played active role in promoting this event. The full-day event was concluded with a Kite Flying competition. A few of cultural programs were also presented by the students at Amphitheatre. The whole event was admired and appreciated by the faculty members and admin staff of SIIB, SCIT, SCMHRD.
“The event created a sense of responsibility and pride among all the students as they got a chance to be a part of the diverse rich Indian culture and cherish the cultural heritage”.
“The day was filled with fun and frolic as students came together to make the event successful. Student Activity Committee (SPARSH) promoted the entire event and received positive and good feedback from all 3 colleges”