Bhushan Pradhan is an Indian film, web series and theatre actor in Marathi. He has starred in movies like Aamhi Doghi, Coffee Ani Barach Kahi, Satarangi Re, Miss Match, Timepass, Timepass 2 and more. Bhushan received accolades for his role of Damodar Hari Chapekar in ZEE5 Originals web series Gondya Aala Re.
In 2018, he was appreciated for his role as Raam in Pratima Joshi's directorial debut Aamhi Doghi and also for his role as Leartes in Chandrakant Kulkarni directed William Shakespeare play Hamlet. His upcoming movie Lagnakallol is scheduled to release in 2020 directed by Mohammad Burmawala.
Neeraj Kabi is a multiple award winning film and theater actor, best known for his powerful performances in Ship of Theseus and Talvar. He won the Best Actor Awards at the Sakhalin International Film Festival in 2014 and the NBC Newsmakers Achievers' Awards in 2015. Neeraj is the owner of the renowned theatre group Pravah, which he founded in 1996.
Apart from his acting prowess, he is a trained martial artist and dancer. He most recently played leading roles in Hichki (2018) opposite Rani Mukherjee , The Field (2018) with Brendan Fraser and Once Again (2018) opposite Shefali Shah. He has also worked in Netflix's first Indian Original series Sacred Games and was most recently seen in Navdeep Singh's Laal Kaptaan. He is shooting for a Zee5 show and an Amazon show written by Sudip Sharma.
Subodh has acted in numerous Marathi TV serials, movies and theatre. He has been applauded by many noted professionals. His noted roles include the role of Bal Gangadhar Tilak in the movie Lokmanya: Ek Yugpurush, a biopic on one of the country's biggest social reformers. His role of Balgandharva was also appreciated in the film Balgandharva, which was based on the artist Narayanrao Rajhans and the book named Gandharva Gatha. Bhave directed the play Katyar Kaljat Ghusali, in which he also essayed a supporting role Sadashiv. In 2015, Bhave directed a Katyar Kaljat Ghusali based on this play, in which he played one of the main roles, that of Sadashiv. It was one of the highest-grossing Marathi films of 2015.
Zee Marathi's TV Show "Tula Pahate Re" starring Subodh Bhave, Gayatri Datar and Abhidnya Bhave has brought in huge success to the show. A very unique story-line and brilliant acting skills of Subodh Bhave have glued its audience leaving other TV Shows behind in terms of TRP Ratings.
Sagher A. Manchanda is an independent filmmaker and a lauded writer. His areas of interest as a writer, filmmaker include Focus on Modern Urban Scenario, Haphazard Of Science/Technology/Development, Modernism, Alienation, Existentialism, and Marxism to name a few. While deep study and precise storytelling are important aspects of Sagher's filmmaking, music plays an equally important role in his films. Sagher firmly believes that the right use of quality and relevant music can certainly engage the audience. And, so he focuses on using soundtracks over lyrical songs to empower storytelling.
Zee Marathi's TV Show "Tula Pahate Re" starring Subodh Bhave, Gayatri Datar and Abhidnya Bhave has brought in huge success to the show. A very unique story-line and brilliant acting skills of Subodh Bhave have glued its audience leaving other TV Shows behind in terms of TRP Ratings.IMDB link:https://www.imdb.com/name/nm9420429/
Namrata Sathe was a student of SCAC from 2002-2005. She completed a PhD in Media Studies from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale in 2020. Prior to that, she worked in the test preparation industry as an English Language Trainer for 7 years.
Her academic writing has been published in well-known international journals such as Jumpcut, Studies in South Asian Film and Media, and the New Review of Film and Television Studies. She currently works as a Visiting Faculty in the English Department at Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune. She is also the Assistant and Film Reviews Editor of Studies in South Asian Film and Media.
Nidhi Paralikar is a Pune-based professional writer and editor. Her collection of Hindi poetry Nistaar was published in 2020 and her write-ups have been published in various anthologies. She is currently in the process of writing her first fiction novel.
She holds both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in English literature. You can generally find Nidhi at her favourite book café- either reading, writing, or engaging in conversations about art.
Chintan Kishor, is currently teaching in Miami, United States under the prestigious Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program fellowship. Being an avid polyglot, he is doing his research on Multilingualism. Also, Chintan is a visiting faculty of English Language at English Language Teaching Institute of Symbiosis, Pune for a couple of years.
He holds thorough affection for art and music and is a performer of voice theatre. Music being his inner language, he has composed various tracks for theatre productions in three languages. He holds his bachelor's and master's degree in English literature and diplomas in cultural studies, languages of the world and multilingualism in education. We see him at Florida International University, Miami representing Indian culture and researching on linguistic multitudes and language through art and music.
Abhijit Patil is a photographer from Pune, India. As a photojournalist he has worked with the likes of India Today, Times Group, Sakal Group, AFP, AP, Forbes India, AJ+. He is a recipient of Media Foundation of India Award (2014) for his project ‘Rojandari’ (Daily wage), Democratic Youth Federation of India Award (2019) for his project ‘Male Gaze’ which was exhibited by Goethe-Institute of Pune.
Visiting faculty for photography at Pune university and Seamedu Media School, he now moonlights as a permaculturist farmer, working in the Western Ghats trying to learn, preserve and document the wild.
Pranav Dixit is one of our distinctive alumnus who pursued English Literature during graduation. Pranav is a journalist and has been a technology reporter for BuzzFeed News in India. Recently he was awarded the prestigious Nieman Fellowship at Harvard. Pranav’s work covers the intersection of technology and culture in India. He focuses on the impact that technology has on India’s massive population.
Apart from his current role at BuzzFeed News, he has experience writing for the Hindustan Times, Wired, Fast Company, and Gizmodo. His articles have sparked global conversations about the impact of American technology companies on the Global South. In 2019, he won Syracuse University’s Mirror Award for Excellence in Media Industry Reporting.
Vikram Raman:Vikram is the Vice President Marketing & E-commerce- Ariston Group (Racold Brand).In the capacity of Vice President for our Marketing segment, Mr. Vikram Raman's responsibility is to provide strategic direction to The Ariston Group in the Product, Brand, and E-Commerce verticals across the Indian subcontinent. He has over 17 years of industry experience in diverse fields ranging from food retail to consumer product companies. He has worked with leading brands like Domino's Pizza, Dulux, Whirlpool, and Samsung. He has also supported social enterprises working in the field of sustainable development for rural India. Mr. Raman having worked on a number of disruptive projects through his career believes in consumer centricity and respecting the environment. Education: Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, 2001 | Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad ,2004 (IMT Ghaziabad)
Aditya Agarwal is a young and dynamic alumnus of our college who is a Founder and Director – Shri Astavinayak Glasses Pvt Ltd.Co.
In a short span of time , Shri Ashtavinayak Glasses has been able operate globally and are an innovative enabler for many industries, including Architecture, Interior Space, Industrial Equipment, and Consumer Electronics. In 2020, the company under the able and dynamic guidance of Aditya has been awarded as one of winners of India 5000 Best MSME Awards . More Recently in 2021, The Government of India awarded the company with the National Award for Best Environment Safety.
(Alumni 1993 passout batch)
Deputy General Manager Finance
Tata Consulting Engineers Ltd.
Mrs Achamma Chacko conducted 3 webinar sessions for our 3rd year BCom (Costing specialization) students on Budgets & Budgetary control
29th Aug 2020
Session I : Introduction to Budgeting & Budgetary Control
12th Sept 2020
Session II: Preparation and Monitoring of Budgets
19th Sept 2020
Session III : Variance Analysis & Presentation in Profit & Loss
(Alumni 2011 batch)
Communications & External Relations Lead
She was a motivational speaker to our freshers batch during the session Alumni Connect at the induction program 2020-21 on 29th October 2020
(Alumni 1999 passout batch)
Mobile Division, Samsung Electronics, Nepal
Mr Pranaya Ratna Sthapit was a motivational speaker to our freshers batch during the session Alumni Connect at the induction program 2020-21 on 29th October 2020
(Batch 2011 passout)
Saransh is a Chartered Accountant who has also
completed his LLB & MBA from (IIM – K)
He is a member of our Board of Studies of two departments, namely the Department of Accounting and Costing since 2015, and the Department of Business Laws since 2019 Courses taught by him at our college include Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to Costing Honors students and Financial Modelling to ACCA Honors students.
If you are an ex-student of our college, you are requested to be in touch with us through the Alumni Association of our college. All you have to do is fill in the online alumni form and submit it online.
Besides having occasional get together, many of our alumni take pride in sponsoring some of our programs and awards. We take pride in inviting them back on campus as resource persons on many an occasion. The Sanskrutik Puraskar is given to ex-students who are renowned experts / achievers in their field.