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SDM Institute for Management Development, (SDMIMD) Mysore

  Mysore   AICTE, NBA, Private   ESTD 1993
  Mysore   AICTE, NBA, Private   ESTD 1993

About College

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), a premier B school located in Mysore, was established in 1993.

SDMIMD offering is a two year, full time, residential Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program which is approved by AICTE and accredited by NBA. The program has also been recognised as equivalent to MBA by Association of Indian Universities.

SDMIMD’s PGDM Program is accredited by ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), USA and by EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development), thus becoming the first institute in India to get the dual accreditation of ACBSP and EFMD – EPAS. These accreditations have propelled SDMIMD to be among the top global Business Schools.


SDM Institute of Management Development PGPM & PGDM Admission:

SDM Institute of Management Development(SDMIMD) PGPM & PGDM Admission:

Eligibility – Master’s in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks/ two years experience in family business or corporate sector.
Selection Process – A Valid score in CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT / ATMA/ XAT followed by personal interview(PI).

SDM Institute of Management Development(SDMIMD) PG Diploma Admission:

Eligibility – Bachelor’s in any discipline with 50% aggregate of marks
Selection Process-Candidates will be selected for the course by their performance in the personal interview round.

SDM Institute of Management Development PhD Admission:

Eligibility – Master’s with 55% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA/ M.Phil in Management
Selection Process – PhD Admissions Entrance Test by University of Mysore/ UGC JRF


Course name Duration Fees Exams Accepted
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM] 2 years 10.70 Lakhs CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT
Post Graduate Program in Management [PGPM] 1 years 5.80 Lakhs CAT, XAT
PGDM + PGCPM 2 years 3.76 Lakhs CAT, XAT, GMAT, ATMA
Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Management 11 months 2.50 Lakhs


SDMIMD Placements:

SDMIMD, Mysore, one among the top B-schools in India with CRISIL A** National rating, scaled new heights in last placement season with the highest salary rising to 15.5 LPA. The graduating batch has been placed in reputed organisations across all the sectors including BFSI, Manufacturing, IT, Logistics & Supply Chain, Consultancy, Sales and Marketing and HR.


Year Companies Visited Highest Package Average Package
2017 12 LPA 6.5 LPA


Source Rank
Outlook 53
Business Today 63

Infrastructure and Facilities


SDMIMD Library is known as the Information Resource Centre and supports teaching, learning and research.

Computer Centre:

Fully airconditioned and ability to serve 90 patrons Computer Center is extending its IT-enabled service both on and off the campus.


The classes are also equipped with high-tech support equipment: LCD Projectors, OHP’s Computers, White Boards & AV Systems.


The large, acoustically-sound hall is a showcase of discourses, seminars, films, presentations and theatre for management and general education.


The ambience and the structure of the amphitheatre is breath-taking. Over 500 people can watch the cultural extravaganzas produced by students and others.


Fully furnished single rooms, lounge/study area, recreational facilities, and a common dining area.


SDMIMD Scholarships:

Merit Scholarship:

In respect of the SDMIMD PGDM Program 2017-19, candidates with 85 or more percentile in CAT/XAT are eligible for a scholarship of Rs.100000 each on their being selected and joining the program.