The Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography (SSVAP) is situated at the picturesque Lavale hilltop in Pune with spacious indoor studios, library & a digital post – production lab. SSVAP was a dream project of the legendary photographer Late Shri Gautam Rajadhakshaya and the school was inaugurated on Oct 3,2011 by the current CM of Maharashtra honourable Shri Uddhav Thackeray. The school also hosts various Masters of the Visual Media Industry and Photography Industry for talks under Gautam Rajadhakhaya Chair.
A student gets a complete on-field & off- field learning experience under the guidance of senior professionals in a professional studio set–up including lights & high – end equipment. The Symbiosis School of Visual Arts and Photography’s Bachelor of Visual Arts and Photography program is a 3 year , 120 credit hour program. 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 Digital film making.