Campus News

Talk on Investment and Capital Market Operations

Mr. Gopalakrishnan Karuppiah, Managing Director, Gulf Crescent - Oman & UAE, was the speaker for the invited talk organized on November 20, 2018 to the batch of PGDM 2018-20. The speaker presented an overview of investment and capital market operations. The step-by-step approach followed by the speaker introduced the different types of investment; overview of the capital market; role of management and regulators in a capital market; functioning of securities market; and, significant role played by documentation in the entire process of investment. The discussion on how to invest in the securities market and how to evaluate the company’s performance for making good investment decisions was the highlight of the talk. The session was followed by questions and answers.

Kannada Rajyotsava Celebration

Kannada Rajyotsava was celebrated at Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore, on November 20, 2018. The Rajyotsava started with a festive mode decorating the campus with buntings, posters of prominent personalities of Karnataka, and flowers. The event started with hosting of the Kannada flag of 40 feet. Students sang the Kannada Naadageete ‘Jaya Bharata Jananiya tanujaate’ followed by National Anthem. A special lunch with unique dishes of Karnataka was served by the students from 22 states of the institute to faculty and staff members of the institute. 
 
In the evening, sports and cultural programs were organized. Traditional local games of Karnataka were introduced to other state students. Students from other states sang Kannada songs and danced to the tunes. Kabaddi match played between the staff and students’ teams and the ‘Folk dance’ performance were the highlights of the celebrations.

Talk on ICICI Directo StockMIND

Mr. Girish R, Regional Manager - Karnataka, ICICI Direct Centre for Financial Learning, Bengaluru, delivered invited talk on 'ICICI Directo StockMIND'  annual nationwide virtual stock market competition for college students, on November 2, 2018 the PGDM 2018-10. The speaker demonstrated on how the StockMIND’s real-world trading environment has been instrumental in sharpening the analytical, decision making and quick-thinking skills of students. Further, the speaker opined that the virtual stock market provides students a platform to develop and sharpen skills that are highly valued by an industry and goes a long way in shaping their careers in the equity markets. Mr. Girish said that student involvement in such initiatives will help them in developing positive financial habits and to prepare for the future.

SDMites at ICICIDirect's StockMIND Finale

  
Mr. Saurabh Singh, Mr. Tarun B. Talreja and Mr. Naveen Navada of PGDM 2017-19 will be representing SDMIMD at the Grand Finale of StockMIND, the largest nationwide competition on stock markets organized by ICICIDirect Center for Financial Learning (CFL) during March 2019. 
 
The 3 SDMites have made their entry to the grand finale by clearing the initial rounds challenging them on stock market investing, analytical thinking, decision making and time management. 

SDMIMD's One-Year PGPM among Top 10 in India

The global perspective curriculum, industry connected classroom and inherent academic strength have gone to make SDMIMD’s One-Year Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) program to get placed among Top 10 Institutes offering One-Year Program in the Outlook B-School Survey 2018. 

B-School Ranking 2018

SDMIMD among Top 10 with Entrepreneurship Initiatives 
SDMIMD is listed among the Top 10 Colleges with initiatives pertaining to Entrepreneurship, Startups and the incubation center, during the academic year 2017-18 by Outlook B-School Survey 2018. SDMIMD is among Top 100 B-Schools in India for the excellent performance in academics, placement, infrastructure, and international reach-out. 

SDMIMD among the Top 50 Private B-Schools
The Week - Hansa Research Survey 2018 has listed SDMIMD among the Top 50 Private B-Schools in the Country. The institute has also made its place among the Top B-Schools and Prominent B-Schools in South. The international accreditation, academic rigor, placement performance, infrastructure, research and publications by the faculty has made the SDMIMD place among Top 50 in the country. 

SDMIMD listed among India's Best B-Schools by TIME
Triumphant Institute of Management Education (TIME) has listed SDMIMD among India's Best B-Schools the issue published in October 2018. The listing based on the range of parameters listed to help the MBA aspirants to their dream B-Schools has made SDMIMD to perform for listed among Top B-Schools in the country. 

SDMIMD Ranked among Top B-Schools of Super Excellence in India
The Competition Success Review's CSR-GHRDC B-Schools Survey 2018 has listed SDMIMD among the Top B-Schools of Super Excellence in India. SDMIMD has secured 8th and it has been listed among the Top B-Schools in Karnataka Region.