About PGDM

SDMIMD’s 2-year Full-time (Residential) PGDM program is recognised by the AICTE, the MHRD, GoI, accredited by NBA and has Equivalence to MBA from AIU. The PGDM program runs for six terms over two years with an impeccable quality of academic rigour. The curriculum and pedagogy are planned in an elaborate manner every year, which takes into account the best practices in other leading management institutions across the globe and also incorporates the views of leading academics and business corporations. In order to provide exposure to the international business scenario, the Institute has student exchange programs with five international management institutions – Mays Business School (Texas A&M University, USA), MBA Center and Global Management Education Institute (Shanghai University, China), British University in Dubai (University of Dubai), University of Bordeaux (France) and University of Montevideo (Uruguay). The institute is negotiating for more such tie-ups with leading accredited universities abroad. Students for these exchange programs are chosen based on their academic performance and by a comprehensive interview process. Highlights of the PGDM Program:

  • Faculty with rich experience in academia and industry
  • Consistent placement record
  • Innovative and contemporary pedagogy
  • 6 International Student Exchange programs with renowned universities
  • Institute sponsored international study tour for atleast 20 students selected on the basis of performance
  • Subsidized exchange program
  • Merit Scholarship Scheme and Merit cum Means Scholarship Scheme
  • An active Research Centre dedicated to focused faculty research and Ph.D. (Doctoral) Program recognised by the University of Mysore
  • International conferences in several management domains, attended by academicians from across India and abroad
  • Single-occupancy hostel rooms
  • Yoga as a part of the PGDM program
  • Students from 23 states across India and with Graduation from different discipline

Academic Calendar – The course is compiled from contemporary industry practices and probing business case studies. The faculty has a wide and in-depth knowledge base with rich teaching experience. This complements the Institute facilities of international standards, creating a state-of-the-art environment for learning and overall development of each student. The principal objective is to offer and practise a high degree of academic rigour to ensure that each student is motivated and propelled from within to think, behave and act as a leader. Academic calendar for the year 2016-17

Term I 2nd Week of June to 2nd Week of September
Term II 3rd Week of September to 1st Week of January
Term III 2nd Week of January to 4th Week of March
Term IV 1st Week of June to 1st Week of September
Term V 2nd Week of September to 4th Week of February
Term VI 1st Week of January to 2nd Week of March

In their second year (Terms IV to VI), students can opt to specialise in the areas of Marketing, Systems, Finance, Operations or Human Resource Management. Students have the opportunity to pursue dual specialisation. Students can also decide to be a generalist rather than specialising in any specific area and can opt for courses from various management streams to make up the required minimum of 34 credits.

Contact Details

Prof. Prasad S.N.
Chairperson – Admissions

Mobile: +91-9741410540
Tel. No. +91-821-2429722 Extn.1004
Email: snprasad@sdmimd.ac.in

Ms. Rekha Ganapathy
Admissions Officer, SDMIMD
Tel. No. +91-821- 2429161 Extn.4215
Mobile: +91-9742722906
Email: admission@sdmimd.ac.in
Toll-free number: 1800 121 1535
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PGDM Calendar & Courses

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B-School Survey Rating
SDMIMD is ranked among Top 50 B-Schools in the country by leading B-School Survey. The ranking by leading educational magazines like Higher Education Review, Competition Success Review, etc. has placed the Institute among the Top 5 B-Schools in the Southern Region. The business magazines – Business Today, Business India, Business World, Outlook Business and others have placed SDMIMD among the Top B-Schools in the country.