Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC) is an educational institution in India focusing on the study of communication management and mass communication. Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC) is a part of the Symbiosis International University. Two Decades of Academic Excellence It was in 1990 that Symbiosis Institute of Journalism & Communication (SIJC) first opened its doors to about 40 students. Renamed in 1999 as Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication and eventually as Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication; today SIMC has evolved into a world-class media and communication education and training Institute, providing the industry with trained and competent professionals. Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC) prepares its trainees to perform a vital and challenging role as skilled communicators and managers in Journalism, Audio-Visual, Public Relation and Advertising domains. The school also inculcates in its students the pursuit of leadership for change and improvement in their respective streams.