Part-Time Program Inauguration

Dual Certification Program: PGDM-PGCPM

The AIMA-CME AITCE recognised PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) twinning with the SDMIMD PGCPM (Post Graduate Certificate Program in Management) part time dual certification program was inaugurated on the 16th July 2013 at the SDMIMD campus. The Director addressed the participants regarding the conduct and curriculum of the program. The classes for the same are to start from the 26th of July 2013.

Dual Certification Program – AIMA - PGDM SDMIMD - PGCPM




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The general structure of the PGDM-PGCPM program is designed to enable working executives to adapt to the changing requirements, challenges and opportunities of the corporate scenario.

The PGDM-PGCPM Course is a two-year part time program. The Program is Module based. The Program consists of 4 modules of 6 months each. Each Module has a number of courses. AIMA awards Modular certifications after the completion of each module. SDMIMD does not award Modular Certifications. The final diploma from AIMA and certification from SDMIMD will be awarded after the completion of the program.

Important Information

The Dual Certification Program – PGDM-PGCPM - Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) & Post Graduate Certificate Program in Management – is jointly offered by AIMA-CME (Center for Management Education) and SDMIMD. The PGDMAIMA-CME is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Human Resource Development, and Government of India.

The Program awards dual certification. The Program is not mutually exclusive of each other. The dual certification PGDM-PGCPM is a unique combination that integrates the academic rigour, ethos, values and environment of SDMIMD with the pervasive reach of AIMA-CME.

Client Specific Programmes (CSP)

Exclusively developed by the SDMIMD faculty in consultation with the management of the client organisation, Client Specific Programmes provide impactful long-term effective solutions to the students for typical workplace related situations. Client Specific Programmes represent the Institute's approach to On Demand Business. Contacts

Mr. M.P. Ramesh
email :
Mobile : 9900348687

NSE Certified Capital Markets Professional (NCCMP) Program

The NSE Certified Capital Markets Professional (NCCMP) Program is run by the National Stock Exchange (NSE) in collaboration with Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore. The program spread over a duration of one year endeavours to inculcate practical aspects of Capital Markets, preparing the participants for exciting roles in the field of Equity Research, Merchant Banking, Portfolio Advisory, and allied areas. The program has an eclectic mix of theoretical and hands-on sessions exposing participants to all the essential areas of study. The program is enriched with an on-site visit to NSE where the participants learn about the operational and strategic aspects involved in trading in securities markets. Upon successful completion of the program, participants are awarded the NCCMP Charter that is much acclaimed by employers of the Financial Markets industry. Contacts

Dr. Ullas Rao
email :
Mobile : 9986112019

Faculty Development Program

With a view to hone teaching skills and keep pace with changing trends in management education, SDMIMD started off with Faculty Development Program on May 10, 2012. The week long program scheduled from May 10 to 16 2012, attracted Faculty Members from number of Colleges within the State of Karnataka. Dr N.R. Parasuraman Director SDMIMD, while speaking on the occasion of inauguration said – “in order to keep up the learning interests of the students, faculty members need to continuously exercise innovations in teaching and demonstrate contemporary business cases. Students must get acquainted with analyzing techniques”.

Certificate Program in Business Management (CPBM)

Globalization has created new paradigms in the business environment. Business organizations are facing intense competition in the external environment in which they operate in terms of price, product and service.  At the same time, the internal environment also needs to be made effective and efficient by implementing appropriate management tools and techniques.  Managers need to continuously sharpen their knowledge and skills to enable them to cope with the fast changing business environment.

The Certificate Program in Business Management (CPBM) is intended to be an abridged Executive version of the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDM) offered by SDM IMD. This program is designed by the SDM IMD faculty, specifically to cater to the requirements of working executives. The pedagogy is interactive and application oriented to encourage participatory learning. Rich teaching and industry experience of the faculty matched with excellent infrastructure provide for a wonderful learning experience on the SDM IMD campus. The course aims at imparting cutting-edge knowledge in the areas of Marketing, Finance, Systems, Human Resources Management and Operation


CPBM Admissions

Ms. Rekha Ganapathy
Mobile: 9742722906