FAQs about SDMIMD Accreditations and International Academic Collaborations
1. Tell me about SDMIMD.
SDMIMD belongs to the Dharmasthala (https://www.shridharmasthala.org/) Trust, renowned for its philanthropic activities for the last 600 years. We have our campus in Mysore which provides residential learning to 400 students for Post-Graduate Management programs, every year. The principal program is the 2-year PGDM (equivalent to MBA) and the students go through a host of compulsory courses, electives, projects and cases apart from a 2-month summer internship in between the two years. This program has been recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and has been internationally accredited by ACBSP, and EFMD. We are members of AACSB as well. Recognizing the impact that our Institute has been having on its stakeholders, students, corporate bodies, regional eco-system and the society at large, EFMD has accorded the BSIS certification to us earlier this year. Recently, our Institute has been rated in the topmost Diamond category by I-Gauge, the Indian wing of the world-renowned QS rankings.
2. Is the PGDM course at SDMIMD AICTE recognised?
Yes, the PGDM course was AICTE recognised.
3. Does SDMIMD hold any national accreditation?
SDMIMD is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) .
4. What are the international accreditations held by SDMIMD?
SDMIMD is internationally accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and also a member of Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
5. Any major Certification in the name of SDMIMD?
SDMIMD secured the Business School Impact System (BSIS) Certification from the EFMD Global Network and rated in the topmost Diamond category by I-Gauge, the Indian wing of the world-renowned QS rankings.
6. Does SDMIMD have any international collaboration?
Yes, SDMIMD has collaborations with 15 leading overseas B- Schools for various areas of collaboration.
7. Which are these foreign B-schools that have tied up with SDMIMD?
Some of these are: - Texas A&M University, USA - ESC Pau, France - EAE Business School, Spain - Shanghai University, China - University of Montevideo, Uruguay - Montpellier Business School, France - Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Colombia - British University in Dubai - Universidad Ean, Colombia Suramerica and many more.