Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography (SSVAP) Pune announces Admission to B.A. (Visual Arts and Photography) Program 2024


Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography Pune BA Admission 2024 – Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography (SSVAP) Pune invites applications for admission to B.A. (Visual Arts and Photography) for the academic year 2024. SSVAP looks for candidates who have a creative mindset as well as a clear vision and interest in pursuing a career in the fields of Visual arts and Photography. 


About SSVAP Pune 

  • The Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography (SSVAP) is situated at the picturesque Lavale hilltop in Pune with the core idea of providing quality education and industry learning environment in the specific areas of visual arts such as photography, filmmaking and visual effects.


UG Program Offered

  • B.A. (Visual Arts and Photography)
  • Specialization
    • Commercial Photography, Photojournalism and Documentary Photography, Wildlife and Travel Photography, Visual Effects, Film Techniques & Cinematography


BA in Visual Arts and Photography Overview

  • SSVAP offers a Bachelor of Visual Arts and Photography program which is a 3 year, 120 credit hour degree. The BA program provides candidates with a thorough grounding in the fields of commercial, fine art, and documentary photography along with other visual art forms like Visual effects and filmmaking.
  • The first year is a foundation year with basic visual art courses along with basic courses in Photography, Visual Effects and Filmmaking. The second year of the program is the time when students get to choose one photography genre as a specialization and one non-photography area such as filmmaking, visual effects and visual graphics and painting and sculpture making as another specialization. In the final year students work on their final degree projects along with studying advanced courses in the following areas: Visual Effects, Digital Filmmaking and Visual Communication.


Important Dates

    • Closure of Registration : Friday, 7 June 2024
    • Admit Card Generation : NA
    • Entrance Date : NA
    • Result Declaration : NA
    • Shortlist Declaration : NA
  • CVPI dates :
    • 1) Wed, 27 March 2024 to Thu, 28 March 2024
    • 2) Mon,15 April 2024 to Wed, 17 April 2024
  • 1st Merit list Date : 1) Tue, 2 April 2024
  • 2nd Merit list Date : 2) Mon, 22 April 2024
  • Programme Commencement : Mon, 15 July 2024


Eligibility Criteria 

  • Passed Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent from any recognized Board.


Application Process

Steps for Registration 

  • Click on New Users Registration and enter your data in the online application form.
  • Read through the Terms and Conditions and click on the I Agree button to accept the Terms and Conditions.
  • Fill in the details requested in the online application form under the Register tab. Please do not forget to fill in the fields marked (*) as these are mandatory fields.
  • Click on the Save and Continue button at the bottom of the page.
  • On the next screen, choose password, answer hint questions and click on the Submit button to register.
  • The next screen will display your unique SIUUG ID.
  • After successful registration, you will get an e-mail containing your SIUUG ID and password. Use this SIUUG ID for all future correspondence with Symbiosis International (Deemed University).
  • The registration amount is non-refundable and non-transferable.


Admission Process

  • The admissions at SSVAP take place in a three-step selection process. This process is designed to identify potential candidates to fit in our programmes. The admission process begins with aspirants registering themselves at the website wherein, they need to showcase their portfolios. 
  • The next vital step is the admission process in the Personal Interaction. The candidates who get shortlisted on the basis of their portfolios, are called for a one-on-one interaction with the faculty members. These candidates, thus, get an opportunity to express their thoughts about their interest areas and reasons for pursuing this programme


Selection Process

  • Students will be selected on the basis of Creative Visualization and Personal Interaction(CVPI).

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website