B.Sc in Beauty & Wellness

B.Sc program offered by Symbiosis Skills & Open University is first- of- its kind for this sector.

The program will integrate core technical skills with managerial skills, specifically required by the Beauty & Wellness sector. The program has been designed to provide students a comprehensive understanding of Beauty, Nutrition and Spa.

The students will be able to effectively and efficiently manage the complete value chain of beauty and spa operations and management. Their work profile includes Salons Spa Directors /Instructors/Educators/Aesthetician/ Beauty advisors/ Consultants/ Makeup Artist/ Hair Stylist / Nail Artist / Hair Colouring specialist etc. The students will also be exposed to areas of nutrition in the fields of weight management, sports nutrition, therapeutic nutrition and wellness coaching. This will allow them to work as Dietician / Nutritionist/ Wellness Coaches/Slimming Manager/Trainers in the chain of Hospitals, Diet Clinics, Slimming Centres, Gyms, Nutraceutical/pharma Company Schools, Colleges and IT companies. The program will also cover subjects such as Natural Science, Anatomy and Physiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Skin & Cosmetic Science, Aesthetic Treatments, Business Studies, customer service & relations, spa therapies, Entrepreneurship Development & personality development.

Program Structure

Introduction To Nutrition With Fundamentals Of Skin, Makeup & Hair

Introduction to Human Nutrition
Introduction to the Beauty & Wellness Industry
Basic Human Anatomy
Fundamentals of Skin Care -I
Fundamentals of Makeup
Fundamentals of Hair Care -I
Customer Service Relation for Beauty And Wellness
Communication Skills (conversational skills)

Fundamentals of Diet Planning With Skin, Makeup & Hair Dressing

Fundamentals of Food Science
Introduction to Diet Management
Physiology of Human Body
Fundamentals of Hair Care-II
Fundamental of Skin Care -II
Fundamentals of Makeup -II
Communication skills (life coping and writing skills )
Internship for Beauty and Wellness -I

Nutrition Through Life Cycle With Food Preservation And Strength
Training Or Advance Skin Care & Hair Dressing

Nutrition Through Life Cycle
Introduction to Latest Trends In Cosmetology
Personal Enhancement Skill-I ( Employability skills)
Environmental Studies
Basics Of Accountancy
Electives-(Any 2 out of 4)
Advance Hair Dressing -I
Advance Skin Care -I
Introduction to Food Safety And Food Preservation
Basics of Fitness and Strength Training

Nutritional Biochemistry with Progressive Body & Hair Care Services

IT Concepts In Beauty And Wellness Industry
Personal Enhancement Skills -II
Salon Management
Basics of Digital Marketing for Beauty and Wellness
Disaster Management
Electives-(Any 3 out of 6)
Advance Hair Dressing -II
Advance Skin Care -II
Professional Bridal Make Up Artistry
Nutrition For Weight Management
Community Nutrition
Nutritional Biochemistry
Internship for Beauty and Wellness

Basics Of Sports & Therapeutic Nutrition With Wellness Coaching Or
Spa, Fashion And Photographic Makeup Up & Salon Creatives

Entrepreneurship Development
Professional Competency Skill -I
Professional Competency Skill -II
Seminar / Project
Electives-(Any 3 out of 6)
Fundamentals of Wellness Coaching
Fundamentals of Sports Nutrition
Therapeutic Nutrition
Fundamentals Of Spa Therapies
Fashion And Photographic Makeup
Salon Hair Creatives

Internship and Industrial Training

Internship For Wellness and Fitness
Internship For Makeup , Hair and Spa Therapies
Project / Seminar

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Curriculum click here

Symbiosis Skills & Open University has collaborated with Enrich Salons & Academy for providing hands on training to the students.

Enrich Training Academy has been set up on the University campus to provide students a live environment to work. The students will also be given an opportunity to do internships at various Enrich Salons in Pune & Mumbai. Qualified trainers from Enrich Salons will also be conducting practical training for the student at the University campus.

Three years

  • Passed XII (10+2) or equivalent course in any discipline from any recognized Board/Council/University. And
  • Candidates are selected based on Personal interview conducted by the University.

While deciding the eligibility of the Candidates following procedure shall be adopted -
(a) The percentage of marks shall be calculated by rounding off to nearest integer. i.e. if the percentage of marks comes out to be 44.50% to 44.99% then it shall be rounded to 45% and if the percentage of marks comes out to be 44.01% to 44.49% shall be rounded to 44% for deciding the eligibility.

(b) In case the maximum marks in an individual subject is other than 100, the marks will be converted out of 100 for individual subject without rounding, If sum of the converted marks of individual subjects without rounding off works out to be a figure with fraction then fraction up to two decimal places shall only be considered for calculation of percentage of marks considering maximum marks as 300 and, If the percentage comes in fraction, then rounding off shall be done as above to decide the eligibility.

A candidate who has completed XII (10+2) or equivalent examination from any Foreign Board must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign qualifications need to be verified from Association of Indian Universities (AIU) by the candidate before seeking provisional In order to promote International understanding between Indian and Foreign students, SSOU has reserved 5% seats for NRIs/International students in every division.

Fees Structure For Indian and International Students

Program FeesAmount in INRPayment Terms
Academic Fees (Note 1)INR 1,75,000/- per year
Instalment 1 (Payable on Admission) INR 1,18,000/-
Instalment 2 (Payable by 30/11/2019) INR 87,500/-
Practical ChargesINR 25,000/- per year
Medical Fees (Non-Refundable)INR 5,500/-
Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/- (Refundable)Refundable University Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission
Hostel & Mess Fees (Note 2)
- 2 Seater Non AC RoomINR 1,70,000/-Hostel + Mess Fees to be paid at the time of admission
*Hostel Caution Money (Refundable)INR 10,000/-Refundable Hostel Caution Money to be paid at the time of admission

NOTE:- *Hostel is optional for Under graduation students.

Note 1 - Academic Fees includes Tuition fees, Regular exam fees, Library books & e-journals, Laboratory fees , Practical and Skills Journal. These fees are refundable according to UGC policy. Backlog Exam Fee shall be charged separately. Medical Fees of Rs. 5500/- for basic medical facilities on campus are Non-Refundable.

Note 2 -

  • Hostel & Mess Fees include Hostel Stay and Mess/Dining charges.
  • Laundry facility is available to student on payment basis.

Note 3 -

  • Academic fees shall be increased up to 15% each year as per the University policies during the period of the program at the discretion of the Management.
  • Revised fees will be applicable to new and existing students.

Other Notes-

  • In case a crash course is conducted, a separate fee between Rs.5,000 to Rs.10,000 will be charged. The same shall be notified separately.
  • Nominal fees of Rs.500/- is charged for every non-credit mandatory IDSC course per student.
  • Education loan facility available from nationalised banks.
  • Pay per use bus service for city trip for hostel students @ Rs. 100/- per trip (to & fro).

Discretionary Quota
5% Seats are reserved as Discretionary Quota Seats. Only students with high academic record are considered for Discretionary Quota Seats. The fees for Discretionary Quota Seats will be double the Academic fees for Indian Students to be paid to the University.

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