2016

Mr. Arson won SDMIMD Essay Competition

SDMIMD had organized Essay Competition on the topic “Your Unforgettable Teacher”. This online competition attracted 72 essays across the Nation. The event considered Social Media as a tool for evaluating the submissions. The content in the submission, likes & comments in social media, and remarks from the evaluators, were considered to evaluate the essays received. Mr. Arson Jokim D’Souza, St. Philomena’s College, Mysuru, has been considered as winner of this competition. Ms. Purbita Bal, Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur, has won the special appreciation for ‘Best Content’. 
 
Prof. N.R. Govinda Sharma, Faculty Business Ethics and Strategy, SDMIMD, Mysuru, presented the Prize to the winner Mr. Arson Jokim D’Souza in a function organized at SDMIMD

Applications Invited for Ph.D. Program

SDM Research Center for Management Studies (SDM RCMS), the research unit of Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) & the research center recognized by the University of Mysore, Mysuru, has invited applications for the Doctoral Program (Ph.D.) from eligible candidates for the Doctoral (Ph.D.) Program. 
 
The MBA graduates who have qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) OR passed the Ph.D. Entrance Exam conducted by University of Mysore, Mysuru, may apply. March 24, 2016, is the last date for submission of application. For more information, please visit the Program Webpage http://www.sdmimd.ac.in/phdprogram
 
Contact: Dr. Sunil M.V. on mobile: 9986439832 or email sdmrcms@sdmimd.ac.in

Convergence 3i - 2016

‘”Discipline, Dedication, Determination are 3Ds which help to see success in life” according to  Dr. N. Muthukumar, Chairman of CII, Mysore Chapter & Whole Time Director, Automotive Axel Ltd.  Speaking to a gathering of students from various Institutes and colleges during the inaugural address delivered at the 4th edition of Convergence 3i – the Industry-Institute-Interface – event organized jointly by SDMIMD and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) – Mysore Chapter at SDMIMD, Dr. Muthukumar was candid in his advice to the younger generation on the attitude they should carry. 
 
Sharing his 9 years’ experience in Merchant Navy and as a Business Strategist for 7 years in corporate life, Mr. Vinod Muthukrishnan, CEO, Cloud Cherry, the Chief Guest of the event outlined 4Cs that would take youngsters to great heights. These are ‘Curiosity, which questions to explore and to make things better; Character, which represents the person; Courage, which gives a person conviction; Commitment, which brings dedication, work ethics and culture’.  
 
Earlier welcoming the gathering, the Director of SDMIMD, Dr. N.R. Parasuraman said such platforms helps educational institutes to revisit the curriculum, and pedagogy and to understand the aspiration & expectations of industry and budding graduates. 
 
Prof. S.N. Prasad, Faculty Coordinator of the program welcomed the gathering. Students from various engineering and degree colleges participated in Convergence 3i.  
 
The inaugural session was followed by a panel discussions on ‘Job Creation for Graduates in India’ – The Challenge’ and ‘Are you ready to work for me?- Employer’s Expectation from You’.  Dr. Sudhir Sosale, Director CIAT, NIE, Mysore, Former India Head, Intel Corp and Mr. Raghavendra Kadkol, Manager HR, Infosys, joined the faculty members of SDMIMD Prof Rajendra Todalbagi & Prof. R. Sugant; with the SDMIMD students Praneet Kumar & Pooja Hegde, as panel members. The panel was moderated by Prof. S.N. Prasad and Prof. Malathi Sriram respectively. 

Convergence 3i - 2016

‘”Discipline, Dedication, Determination are 3Ds which help to see success in life” according to  Dr. N. Muthukumar, Chairman of CII, Mysore Chapter & Whole Time Director, Automotive Axel Ltd.  Speaking to a gathering of students from various Institutes and colleges during the inaugural address delivered at the 4th edition of Convergence 3i – the Industry-Institute-Interface – event organized jointly by SDMIMD and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) – Mysore Chapter at SDMIMD, Dr. Muthukumar was candid in his advice to the younger generation on the attitude they should carry. Read More>

Kalanubhav 2016

It was splendid cultural evening on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at SDMIMD, giving opt synchronization to the title of the program 'Kalanubhav'. The Bharatanatyam performance by Vidushi Yamini Muthanna presenting her choreography 'Margam' and 'Navagraha - the Lords of the Constellation' set to the original slokas of Sri Shankaracharya, mesmerized the crowd. This was followed by a presentation of traditional art forms - Hatha Yoga and Kallaripayatu.
 
Kalanubhav is a student committee with the objective of being a platform for propagating and showcasing all forms of Indian art by SDMites. The annual event of Kalanubhav brings eminent artists to introduce the different art forms and to keep up the rich tradition & class of our Indian culture.

SDMIMD's PGDM Equivalent to MBA Degree

The 2-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) of SDMIMD is recognized as ‘Equivalent to MBA Degree’ of an Indian University by The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) under University Grants Commission (UGC).