Dr. Bhagya Sattigeri

MD (Pharmacology)

Dean, SMCW

Dear Aspirants,
Greetings from the Symbiosis Family.

It gives me immense happiness to place before you this message.

Symbiosis Medical College for Women (SMCW) is a Constituent Institution of Symbiosis International Deemed University (SIU), under the faculty of health sciences, that has been established to accomplish the vision envisaged by an Eminent Educationist, an ardent Altruist, Founder President, Symbiosis, Founder Chancellor of SIU, Hon’ble Dr S B Mujumdar (Awarded Padmashri and Padma Bhushan by the Govt of India). He was highly touched by the biographic movie about India’s first lady doctor, Ms. Anandi Gopal and that became the pivotal moment for creating a medical college exclusively for women.

Being aware of the fact that the medical education of the millennium is rapidly undergoing a paradigm change, the Symbiosis Medical College for Women is driven by the passion to ensure that the outgoing women medical professional are globally competent, who will be able to lead and innovate and are instilled with the spirit of oneness in diversity; the conscience of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakkam’. With this institutional philosophy in the backdrop, the SMCW is committed to build exemplary citizens who are socially, ethically driven and fortified with the components of global citizenry.

We strive to impart corroborative, research focussed, student centric and community oriented quality learning experience. This we achieve it by fortifying the curriculum with value addition, make it competency based, skill focussed that bears National & International relevance.

Our mission is driven by the dynamic leadership of Principal Director and Pro Chancellor Dr Vidya Yeravdekar, (practicing Gynaecologist) and the Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr Rajiv Yeravdekar (practicing Gynaecologist). Our committed workforce consists of highly qualified, experienced medical professionals (faculty and clinicians), skilled nursing staff and equally competent paramedical personnel who advocate for students, patients and communities that they serve.

The expansive infrastructure, well planned, spacious college building, well equipped laboratories, research laboratories, library, auditorium, hospital, hostels, international standard playgrounds, natural flora and fauna, gardens and landscape ensure excellent student experiences.

The attached, state of the art multidiscipline, super specialty Medical College Hospital provides rich and varied clinical material for intensive clinical training of students in, high quality, ethically driven world class healthcare set up.

SMCW affirms that, it shall ever be in pursuit of excellence and that it shall not leave any stone un-turned to empower you with comprehensive attributes to be pre-eminent medical professionals.

It’s the time to choose the best, choose to be with Symbiosis and you shall reach the coveted goal, make your mark in the world of plentiful opportunities and continually progress thereafter.