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28th Annual Convocation
The 28th Annual Convocation ceremony of the SDMIMD's flagship program - Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) - is scheduled on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at Institute campus. Shri. L Ganesh, Chairman and Managing Director, Rane Holdings, has consented to be the Chief Guest and to deliver the convocation address.

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Upcoming Events
SDMIMD is hosting the Winter School Program for overseas students in collaboration with Business Analytics Institute, France, during February 1-10, 2023.
Start-up Charcha - the culmination event of Swayam - The students Entrepreneurship cell of SDMIMD will be held on February 13, 2023.
SDMIMD is organizing the Industry- Academia Conclave in association with Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) on February 17, 2023.
Students and Faculty members from Heilbronn University, Germany will be visiting SDMIMD as a part Overseas students exchange program from February 20-28, 2023.
The Accreditation Conference will be hosted by SDMIMD on March 3-4, 2023. The Conference is organized in association with Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS).
The first batch of students from Porto Business School, Portugal will be visiting SDMIMD as a part of the Student exchange program from March 6 to 11, 2023.
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International Student Exchange Program 2023 – PGDM 2022-24

As part of the students exchange program 31 select students of PGDM 2022-24 batch will be visiting eight different international foreign universities for a whole term of study. During the program SDMIMD students will be studying with many international students and get taught by several faculty from different nationalities. The experience of having different pedagogy is invaluable for their growth. Besides the facility to do cases and projects with students of other nationalities and background affords cross-cultural understanding. Further, the evaluation technique used in these schools enables students to be on their toes and prove their mettle.

The foreign universities to which the selected students will go are as follows:

  1. University of Montevideo, Uruguay - 4
  2. ESC Pau, France - 2
  3. EAE Business School, Spain - 3
  4. University of Bordeaux, France - 3
  5. Heilbronn University, Germany - 3
  6. UBI Business School, Belgium - 4
  7. Porto Business School, Portugal - 4
  8. Kennesaw State University, USA - 8
International Conference on New Age Marketing
The inauguration of International Conference on ‘‘New Age marketing – Catalyzing Transformation Through Innovation, Technology, Analytics and Sustainability’’ was held on January 19, 2023 at Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), under the aegis of BCIC (Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce).

The Chief Guest and keynote speaker Shri. Rabindra Sah, Chief Engineer – Strategic Projects – Tata Technologies. emphasized on how global industries are witnessing transformation in delivering unique experiences to their consumers through latest technological developments such as, Internet of Things (IOT), Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), Mixed Reality (MR) and eXtended Reality (XR) etc. During his inaugural address, Dr. N. R. Parasuraman, Director – SDMIMD, stressed the heightened importance of marketing function for all organizations and the need to stay ahead of the curve in today's fast-paced business environment by adopting innovative practices.

Dr. S. Saibaba, Assistant Professor, Marketing – SDMIMD and Conference Chair discussed that the theme of the conference was aimed at enabling the dissemination of knowledge among the researchers and practitioners, emphasizing the need for comprehending the key role played by innovation, technology, analytics and sustainability in shaping the future of the marketing function in a modern organization. The conference received more than 70 research contributions by faculty, research scholars and post-graduate students of various institutions across the country, and there are around 100 participants registered for the conference.
SDMIMD Journal of Management is Indexed in the UGC Care List
The UGC established “Consortium for Academic and Research Ethics” (CARE) for the creation and maintenance of a “Reference List of Quality Journals” in 2018. After a rigorous review process, the SDMIMD Journal of Management, a journal published and promoted by SDMIMD, Mysore (in partnership with Informatics Publishing Limited) has been included in the UGC Care list. This implies that the top academic & research regulatory body has acknowledged the high standards of research publication maintained by the SDMIMD Journal. It is testimony to the rigorous selection and review process being practiced by the Journal Editorial Board before publication. 
The Journal was started in 2010 and is published twice a year in print and online versions. The journal publishes high-quality research papers addressing all domains of management. The Journal has a large readership among academics, industry, policymakers, and practitioners. 
The UGC Care Listing of the Journal will benefit the journal and the readers in terms of further enhancement in the quality standards. 
Budget Conclave 2023
SDMIMD organized Union Budget Conclave 2023- Post Budget analysis on February 2, 2023. The talks by CA Sri.Lakshminarasimha, CA; Sri.Ravikumar, CA, focussed on the recent amendments in taxation (Direct and GST) announced in UB 2023. Sri.Sameer Parekh, Founder Director, Greeshma Shares and Stocks Ltd provided numerous insights on the increased emphasis on infra spending and growth. Dr.S.N.Prasad, Deputy Director, SDMIMD, shared his perspective on Union Budget and its linkage with various macro economic factors.
74th Republic Day Celebration
'As we look to the future, we must acknowledge that our world is changing at an unprecedented pace. Technology is transforming the way we live, work and communicate. Climate change is altering our environment and economies. And the world is becoming more interconnected and interdependent. But with change comes opportunity. We must use this opportunity to build a new India with social inclusiveness' thus said Dr Sunil M.V., Head – Academic Administration, SDMIMD, during the 74th Republic Day celebration at SDM Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore.
Dr Sunil called upon the young managers of the institute to be with society and the environment as the responsible manager. Further, he said, 'don't ask what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then do that. Because what the world needs is people who are alive.'
Dr S N Prasad, Deputy Director of the Institute and faculty members Dr M.R. Suresh and Prof. C.V. Sridhar addressed the students during the event. Patriotic songs and views on the importance of the day by the students; and the distribution of sweets with community breakfast marked the 74th Republic Day Celebration at SDMIMD. Faculty, staff and students participated in the national festival.
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