Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) is one of the leading B-schools of the country. The institute is located at the foot of the Chamundi Hills near Mysuru (Mysore). The institute was established in 1993. It is promoted by Shree Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Educational Trust.
The institute offers doctoral and post graduate programmes in management.
Affiliations and Accreditations
SDMIMD’s flagship programme, PGDM is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA).
Courses offered at SDMIMD, Mysore
SDMIMD, Mysore offers the following programmes in management:
- D.: Doctoral programme in areas of Management studies under the University of Mysore
- Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM): A two year full time residential programme in management studies that is considered to be equivalent to MBA degree
- Certificate Program in Business Management (CPBM): A two year part time program that is meant to enable working executives to adapt to the changing requirements, challenges and opportunities of the corporate scenario
- Management Development Programs (MDP): MDPs are executive training and education programs meant for corporates
Student Exchange Programme
SDMIMD, Mysore has a student exchange program. The management institute conducts student exchange progams with the MAYS School of Business, Texas A&M University, USA and Global Management Institute of Shanghai University, China.
Eligibility for Admission into SDMIMD, Mysore
To be eligible for admission into the management programmes of SDMIMD, Mysore the following are the requirements-
For PGDM (full time):
- Bachelor’s degree or final year graduation students appearing for CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT
- Full time bachelor’s degree in any discipline from any college recognised by the AICTE
- Consistent academic track record of not less than 50% aggregate marks from 10th onwards.
For PGDM (part time)
- A Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline
- Candidates with 2 to 3 years of corporate work experience may apply. Professionals such as engineers / CA / CFA / ICFA / Technologists, Entrepreneurs, Small-scale industrialists may apply.
- Candidates with minimum 50% in Graduation (under 10+2+3 scheme) from a recognized University are exempted from the entrance test for admission.
- Interested candidates with less than 50% in graduation are required to appear in the test (MAT/ CAT/ XAT/ ATMA / any other state level test) to be eligible for the interview. There is no cut off score.
- Interested candidates who have not appeared in any of the mentioned tests and with less than 50% in graduation, desirous for admission in the same session are required to appear for the Aptitude test to be conducted by AIMA /SDMIMD Study centre from time to time.
Rankings and Ratings
In 2015, Careers 360 ranked SDMIMD, Mysore to be one of the top B-schools in Karnataka and gave the institute AAA+ rating.
Facilities at SDMIMD, Mysore
SDMIMD, Mysore has a picturesque campus that is equipped with all modern facilities. The major facilities at SDMIMD, Mysore are:
- Spacious classrooms equipped with high-tech support equipment
- Library with a rich collection of books
- Computer Center
- Large, acoustically sound auditorium
- Air-conditioned conference hall
- Amphitheatre with a seating capacity for 300 people
- Hostel with fully furnished single rooms having all modern facilities
- Mess facility
- Yoga and Gym facilities
- Suvidha, an equity-funded departmental store
Placement at SDMIMD, Mysore
SDMIMD, Mysore has an active students’ placement cell. Some of the top recruiters of the institute are:
- Amalgamated Bean Coffee Trading Co., Ltd.
- Auroch Investment Managers Pvt. Ltd.
- Berger Paints India Ltd.
- Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd.
- Freudenberg Filtration Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
- HDFC Bank
- Infosys Limited
- Kaynes Technology India Pvt. Ltd.
- Net App India Pvt. Ltd.
- Software Paradigms Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
- Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
- Total Oil India Pvt. Ltd.
- Ujjivan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.
- Valtech India Systems Pvt. Ltd.
- XL Dynamics India Pvt. Ltd.
Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development
Site No. 1, Chamundi Hill Road, Siddarthanagar Post,
Mysore – 570 011
Phone: +91-821-2429722, 2429161, 2420490