Our Vision
To establish a transformative centre inspired by the visionary principles, ideology, philosophy and thoughts of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, dedicated to fostering social justice, equality, and empowerment through inclusive and quality education.
Our Mission
Our mission is to provide a platform for research, knowledge sharing and capacity building rooted in the values of Dr. Ambedkar, aimed at empowering individuals and communities.
Dr S.B. Mujumdar,
Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Prof. Dr. S B Mujumdar is the Founder and President, Symbiosis, and Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University). A renowned academic and educationalist, he has received civilian honor many times by the Government of India. He was awarded Padma Shri in 2005 and Padma Bhushan in 2012. He was also awarded Punyabhushan in 2009. The complete list of accolades is far too long for these pages, and includes Maharashtra Gaurav Award and the FIE Foundation Award.

He was born on 31 July 1935, in Gadhinglaj, Kolhapur district, Maharashtra. He won a Master’s degree in Botany and a Doctorate in Microbiology. He was the Head of the Department of Botany at the Fergusson College, Pune, for over twenty years. He has authored a number of books and published research papers in botany. He also served on the Executive Council, Senate, and Academic Council of the University of Pune for several years.
Awarded the Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan by the President of India
Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar
Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)
Dr. R. Raman
Vice Chancellor, Symbiosis International
(Deemed University)
Mrs. Sanjivani Mujumdar
Honorary Director, Babasaheb Ambedkar
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