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ELTIS Courses in English for International Students

Please find below a brief introduction to our courses:    

The English Language Teaching Institute of Symbiosis (ELTIS) is well-known for imparting training in English Language Skills to international students. Started in 1972, the Institute has been one of the best in terms of quality of its courses, expertise of its faculty and excellent facilities.

We have had students of 53 nationalities : Afghanistan, Angola, Bahrain, Brazil, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cameroon, China, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Czech Republic, Djibouti, DR Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Eritrea, France, Great Britain, Germany, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Lebanon, Libya, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nigeria, Niger, Nepal, Oman, Palestine, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Spain, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, UAE, Uzbekistan, Vietnam & Yemen. Students learn English as a full time foundation course with us. Our faculty consists of well-trained professionals who pay personal attention to students.
We have courses for -
(1) One-year Diploma Programme with 2 intakes
(2)  Six and half months’ Certificate Course with 3 intakes
(3)  Four and half months’ Certificate Course

1] ELTIS Courses

Sr. No.

Name of the course






Diploma of Proficiency in English and Career Skills 


(Awarded by Symbiosis International University)

1 year



July 02, 2018 to

June 29, 2019

US$ 2175



 School (12th

 Std) passing


Certificate Course in English (Long-term) (Autonomous)

6 ½ months


(3 intakes)

Batch i)

August 16, 2018 to 

Feb. 28, 2018

US$ 1400

Batch ii)

October  05, 2018  to

April 15, 2019


Batch iii)

January 02, 2019 to

July 15, 2019



Certificate Course in English (Short-term) (Autonomous)

4 ½ months

March  01, 2019 to July 15, 2019

US$ 1025


IELTS : Exam preparation course

3 months

Will be announced.

US$ 800

Graduate from any field

 1.2] Fees include the following:

a) Tuition fee
b)  Events & activities charges
b)  Exam fee
d)  Accident insurance for the course period (applicable from the second week)
e)  Health Insurance (applicable from the second month)
f)   Free medical check-up
g)  Use of Computerised Language Laboratory
h)  Use of Library facilities, incl. Net Café.

1.3]Please visit our website for further details.

1.4] Fees do not include the following:

Diploma (1-year)

Certificate Courses in English
(6.5 moths & 4.5 months)

Books & course materials :  Indian Rs. 3500/-

Cost of Students’ Guidebook :  Indian Rs. 500/-

Books & course materials :  Indian Rs. 2500/-

Cost of Students’ Guidebook :  Indian Rs. 500/-

2] Payment of fees

2.1] Students will have to pay at least 50% of the fees in advance. They can send the course fees by cash / online or by Swift code as per following details :   

Institute’s Name

English Language Teaching Institute of Symbiosis (ELTIS)


Plot No. 419, Model Colony, Gokhale Cross Road, Next to Atur Centre, Pune – 411 016,  Maharashtra, India.

Receiving Bank

Axis Bank Ltd. 

Bank Swift Code


IFS Code


Bank Address

Lohia and Jain Building, Ambika Society, CTS 2840/A, Plot No. 20, Senapati Bapat Marg,
Near Chatturshringi Temple, Pune – 16.

Institute’s Bank A/c No


 2.2] Students can pay online, if you have visa/master credit card. Please click on
If you are paying online please enter the amount in Indian Rupees. Also please email your statement or payment details to 
2.3] Amount for on-line payment : Diploma (INR 30,000/-) Certificate Course of 6½ months (INR 20, 000/-) and 4½ months (INR 15,000/-) 
2.4] The balance fees must be paid by the students immediately on reaching ELTIS in US$ (not in Indian Rupees).
2.5] For calculating balance fees, the currency conversion rate advised by the Reserve Bank of India vide their website is taken as the authorised rate. The rate ruling on the date of the admission letter will be applicable. 
2.6] Please note that fees are non-refundable.

3] Admission & Visa  

3.1] After receiving minimum 50% fees, we will issue a Provisional Admission Letter.  Students or their representative can collect it personally or we can fax it plus email a scanned copy. We can send the original by courier. The courier charges will be paid by the students on reporting at ELTIS. 
3.2] You will be able to get Student Visa with the help of this letter.

4] Application form

Please click on "Admission Process" in our website. Then click on "download form". You can print this form & fill it up. Please courier the completed form with the necessary documents. Fees for Form & Course Guide are INR 500 or US$ 15 payable at the time of reporting at ELTIS Pune.

5] Documents to be submitted

* Students should submit the following documents for Provisional Admission

1.  Student Passport Photocopies –2
2.  6 Photographs (I-Card Size)
3. Last Exam Mark-sheet / Certificate
4.  Filled-in Application Form

* Students should submit the following documents after Final Admission

1.  Student Visa Copy –2
2.  Police Registration / Residential Permit – 2 3.   Address Proof (Home Country) (such as Driving License, Identity Card)

3. Address Proof (HomeCountry) (such as Driving License, Identity Card)

6] Airport pick-up 

We can arrange to pick the students up at the Mumbai International airport. Our representative carrying the placard of our institute will receive the student.  The pick-up charges from airport to ELTIS, Pune will be US$ 110. If you need this service, kindly let us know the flight number, date, timing & place. 

7] Accommodation 

7.1] Symbiosis hostels have limited seats, which get fully booked in the month of April / May. These seats are given for the whole year. A student has to pay charges for the full year. You will have to apply urgently by email to Ms. Rupali Chaudhary at   
7.2]Total Fees for Three-Seated Room are Indian Rupees (INR) 1,43,500/- and for Two-Seated Room is Indian Rupees (INR) 1,71,500/- payable in equivalent US$. This fee includes stay & non-veg food for the whole year. 
7.3] It is quite common for International Students to stay in rented flats/apartments. If 2-3 students share an apartment, the expenses are similar to those at the hostel. They are free to take food at our cafeteria or choose from many other options.       

8] Facilities at ELTIS, Symbiosis:

  • 1)ELTIS has a smart new campus of over 2500 sq. meters
  • 2)17 spacious AV classrooms
  • 3)100-seat AC Auditorium
  • 4)3 Digital Language Labs
  • 5)Well-equipped Library
  • 6)2 AC audio-visual Conference Rooms
  • 7)Net Café
  • 8)ATM
  • 9)Photocopy Booth and
  • 10)Primary Health Centre
9] Contact details

You can contact Mr. Nilesh Bhopale, Accountant, in case of any difficulties regarding admission procedure. His cell no. is 0091-90 21 53 00 07. His email ID is  Our contact details are as follows : 
English Language Teaching Institute of Symbiosis (ELTIS)
Department of Symbiosis International University. Accreditated by NAAC with “A” grade
Plot No. 419, Model Colony, Gokhale Cross Road, Next to Atur Centre,
Pune – 411 016.  MAHARASHTRA (INDIA).

Telephone     : 0091-20- 25677431/32 or 25662822   Telefax : 0091-20- 25673400

Email            :  ,

Website         :

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