Campus News

Commencement of Sports Management Course

On July 5, 2017, a special function was held to mark the launch of the 11 Months Post Graduate Diploma in Sports management.  The course is run by Center for Sports & Management Studies (CS&MS) with SDMIMD as the academic partners.  Prof. Sheshanna, Former Professor, Department of Physical Education, University of Mysore, Mysuru, delivered a special address on the occasion.
 
Earlier, Dr. H. Gayathri, Program Director and Deputy Director of the Institute, delivered the welcome address. Dr. Gayathri presented the need of Sports Management Courses to bring the professionalism in sports management. 
 
Mr. Arijit Ghosh, Founder of Center for Sports and Management Studies (CS&MS) and faculty of the course, narrated the journey in launch of Sports Management Courses in collaboration with SDMIMD as academic partner. Mr. Ghosh called upon the young sports managers of the first batch of PGDSM to make best use of the opportunity to study in one among the top institutions in India. 
 
Dr. R. Jagadeesh, Dean Academics & Professor - Operations, SDMIMD, introduced the opportunities in sports management as service, administration, management and execution support in sport industry. Highlighting the success stories in sports, Dr. Jagadeesh presented the opportunities in research and learning in sports discipline. 

Italy Conference

The International Conference on Management & Behavioural Sciences (IC17Italy Conference), was organized at Rome, Italy, 1-3 July 2017 jointly by SDMIMD, Mysore and Global Business Research. The theme of the conference ‘Getting the Right People on the Job’ attracted academic and corporate nominations across the globe. 
 
Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta, SDMIMD, Mysuru, has delivered the special felicitation address on “Choosing the Right People on the Job”. Dr. Mousumi, SDMIMD, Mysuru, was the expert in the Panel discussion on “Innovative Instructional Strategies - Emerging trends!” Both the faculty members also presented a joint paper on “Managing stress at workplace: A study on nurses in private hospitals in Mysore and Bangalore”.

Chairman Dr. Heggade receives SDMIMD's ACBSP Accreditation Certificate

Honorable Chairman of SDMIMD Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade received the Accreditation Certificate from Dr. Steve Parscale, Chief Accreditation Officer and Dr. Ray Eldridge, Chairman of Board of Commissioners, ACBSP, on June 26, 2017 at Anaheim, US. Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director of the institute joined Dr. Heggade for the award ceremony.
SDMIMD received the accreditation from Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA for their flagship management programme – Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM).
 
SDMIMD is the first and only B School in India to get dual accreditation from European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and ACBSP. These Accreditations help students to learn from an environment that meets global quality standards and international orientation.
 
With the accreditations, SDMIMD had become a part of Global Education Network with ACBSP accredited campuses across the globe. The accreditation provides SDMIMD with access to exchange programs, research programs and cultural enrichment with other member institutions.

EFMD Awards EPAS Accreditation to SDMIMD's PGDM

At a special event during the EFMD Annual Conference of 2017 held at Berlin, SDMIMD was awarded the EPAS accreditation. The formal certificate was handed over by the Director General and CEO of EFMD to Shri. D. Surendra Kumar, Vice President of SDMIMD and Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director of SDMIMD.

SDMIMD JoM gets UGC Approval

SDMIMD's scholarly peer reviewed publication 'SDMIMD Journal of Management (SDMIMD JoM)' got listed in UGC Approved Journals List.
 
Visit Link: http://informaticsjournals.com/index.php/sdmimd/index for submission of article.

Toastmaster talk

On June 24, 2017, the batch of 2017 was introduced to Toastmasters International.  TM Rohit Koka delivered a motivational speech and told the batch of the benefits of becoming a member. TM Vedanth from the Infosys club spoke about the practical importance of the club and he cited examples of how members gained from the club and improved. The meeting was hosted by TM Madhavi Chouthai, Vice President-Education, SDMIMD Toastmasters’ Club. The meeting ended with a vote of thanks proposed by TM Anand. M. Dileep, President SDMIMD Toastmasters’ Club.