Padma Bhushan Dr. S.B. Mujumdar with the motto “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakkam” means “World is one Family” established Symbiosis academic institutes which turned later Symbiosis International University. The University also has MOU’s of collaboration with several renowned universities of the world and encourages students & faculty to participate in its programmes. Symbiosis International University was given “Deemed to be University” status by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2002. The University was accredited by NAAC with Grade ‘A’ and CGPA of 3.35 in 2009.