oikos Pune - Indian local chapter of oikos International founded at Symbiosis International University, Pune, in 2013. We associate students of Innovation Management, Planning, Engineering, Architecture & Corporate Entrepreneurship who are interested in sustainability and social responsibility of business.
oikos International is an international students organization consisting of 40 official chapters all around the world. The organization was established in 1987 in Switzerland thanks to students of the University of St. Gallen. The aim of founders was to promote socially sustainable, cost-effective but also environment-friendly resources management.
oikos promotes sustainable development which means such natural resources, human capital and economic activities management which guarantees more stability but also more diversity of our natural and economic environment. The main purpose of oikos International is to popularize the knowledge about sustainable development among academics of leading business schools and universities.
Our projects at Symbiosis International University focus on diversified topics & more of problem solving. We encourage students to participate in the discussions and to think out of the box, to come up with to create solution to the Social, Environmental & Technological challenges! And exchange their ideas concerning sustainable development. oikos is a non-profit organization and we are not involved in any commercial activity