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Published: Wednesday, 4 October 2017 6:40 PM

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), a premier B school located in Mysore, was established in 1993 with the objective of providing quality management education based on a firm foundation of Indian values and ethics.

Why pursue PGDM at SDMIMD?

You must experience it to understand the difference!

The program is designed to develop Global Leaders whose ‘Motivational Edge’ comes from Indian traditions and values. Excellent faculty and innovative techniques ensure that students acquire conceptual and analytical abilities. The Institute enables its students to adapt to the changing requirements, challenges and opportunities of the global business scenario. The stringent academic structure shapes the students to engulf the role of the leader.

  1. Pedagogy

Pedagogical techniques are introduced to produce learning outcomes for the students. Through case studies, students get a glimpse of the dynamic business world and gain knowledge by implementing them in real life situations.

  1. Placements 

Companies make a pre-placement presentation (PPT) to provide an opportunity to the students to seek clarity on the profile of the company, position offered, remuneration package and other relevant information. The placements at SDMIMD have grown from strength to strength.  As per 2016 – 2017 data, 38 companies participated in the campus recruitment. Students bagged lucrative profiles in leading organizations with attractive. The maximum remuneration offered was 10 lakhs and the average salary offered was 6.5 lakhs. Highest placements were recorded in BFSI sector about 34% followed by IT sector witnessing 30% placements. Here’s a look at industry wise recruitment data.

Placements at SDMIMD

  1. Student Exchange Program

The Institute has student exchange programs with eight international management institutions.

  • Texas A&M University, USA
  • Shanghai University, China
  • University of Pau, France
  • University of Bordeaux, France
  • University of Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Abu Dhabi University, UAE
  • Zhejiang University, China
  • Heilbronn University, Germany.

Students for these exchange programs are chosen based on their academic performance and by a comprehensive interview process.

  1. Accreditations

Nationally Accredited

SDMIMD's flagship offering is a two-year, full time, residential Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program which is approved by AICTE and accredited by NBA. The program has also been recognized as equivalent to MBA by Association of Indian Universities.

Internationally Accredited

SDMIMD’s PGDM Program is accredited by ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), USA. and by EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development), thus becoming the first institute in India to get the dual accreditation of ACBSP and EFMD - EPAS. These accreditations have propelled SDMIMD to be among the top global Business Schools and have enabled the students to learn in an environment that nurtures creativity and encourage entrepreneurship. 

The Institute has been rated A**(A Double Star) by Credit Rating Information Services of India Limited (CRISIL) and Brickwork Ratings at the National level. The rating brings the Institute on par with many leading B-Schools in the country.

A laudable Institute

Without a doubt, it will be a good opportunity for management aspirants to start their career. As, the Institute provides an atmosphere conducive for the germination of managerial intellect with world- class faculty, pedagogical techniques, excellent infrastructure facilities and consistent placement records. Students are stimulated to excel in their careers and perform well in real life situations.

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