SDMIMD Mysore Diverse Batch Profile: CAT, CMAT, MAT toppers prefer to Join PGDM; 35% Women in the 2022-24 Batch; Mini India with Representation from various States

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Updated on December 15, 2022
SDMIMD Mysore has become a preferred destination for CAT, CMAT, MAT toppers scoring a high percentile. The diverse and large SDMIMD PGDM 2022-24 batch of 180 students has many toppers coming from diverse back ground. The batch comprises 35% women, large number of students from various states and many students with work experience. Read below the complete profile of recently admitted SDMIMD batch
SDMIMD Mysore PGDM Batch

Not only top B-schools like IIMs, XLRI, SPJIMR, MDI get exam toppers, but there are also many other good B-schools which have become the preferential choice for MBA aspirants. One such institute, known for quality education with standards in academics, SDM Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore is a preferred destination for MBA aspirants. The recently admitted 2022-24 batch of 180 students at SDMIMD is not only diverse in terms of culture, academic & gender diversity, but many CAT, CMAT, MAT toppers have also joined SDMIMD by declining admission in other top B-schools.

The 2 years Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme at SDMIMD Mysore is the only PGDM in India with dual accreditation of EFMD-EPAS and ACBSP that grooms industry ready business leaders. SDMIMD Mysore PGDM program is taught by well experienced and qualified faculty at moderate fee followed by strong placements. SDMIMD has not only International Accreditation but also has excellent infrastructure, international partnerships with student exchange and offers high volume of scholarships to meritorious and needy students. 

This article by shares SDMIMD 2022-24 batch diverse profile with some of the toppers of CAT, CMAT, MAT who have preferred to join SDMIMD instead of other B-schools.

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SDMIMD Mysore 2022-24 Batch Profile: Key Highlights

Highlights of SDMIMD batch profile for PGDM 2022-24 program are

  • Total Batch Size: 180 students
  • Women Students: 35%
  • Students with Work Experience: 18%
  • Age of the Batch: 20 to 29 years, Average Age: 22
  • Batch comprises students from multiple Academic Disciplines
  • Batch Represents 17 States
  • CAT, CMAT, MAT toppers with a percentile of 98 in the batch
  • 30-35 PGDM Students to get a chance to study abroad for a term with partner institute

SDMIMD Gender Diversity
More and more women students are opting for SDMIMD Mysore over the years. In the PGDM 2022-24 batch, there are more than 35% women students who have taken admission in SDMIMD Mysore

No. of Students

Students with Work Experience at SDMIMD Mysore
In terms of work experience in the batch, SDMIMD is second to none. 18% students in the newly admitted batch have work experience. Details are below

Total Students
No. of Students with Work Ex 

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SDMIMD Regional Diversity
SDMIMD is known as Mini India as the students from majority of states in India join SDMIMD every year. SDMIMD PGDM batch 2022-24 has a representation from 17 states as below:

Students Representing the States 

  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Assam
  • Bihar
  • Chhattisgarh 
  • Goa
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Karnataka
  • Kerala
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Maharashtra
  • Odisha
  • Rajasthan 
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • West Bengal

CAT, CMAT, MAT toppers Join SDMIMD
Toppers with high score in CAT, MAT, CMAT have joined SDMIMD. This year SDMIMD has students with high 83%ile in CAT, 98 %ile in MAT. They have opted for SDMIMD and declined admission to other B-schools. Some of such candidates with high percentile in CAT, CMAT, MAT who have taken admission in SDMIMD are:

Name & State
Entrance Exam & Percentile
Work Experience
Krumbaiah from Karnataka
CAT: 83 %ile

5 years at Taxnivaran and Subek
Agarwal and Associates

Sreehari R from Kerala
CAT: 80 %ile
3 years at Bharath EIDC, Bengaluru
Sanjay K from Karnataka
MAT: 98 %ile
1 year at Cognizant
Spoorthy Priya from Karnataka
MAT: 93 %ile
Bhavya Sirohi from Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)
CMAT: 82 %ile
Ankit Aggrawal from Jaipur (Rajasthan)
CMAT: 80 %ile

Students from Abroad at SDMIMD, Mysore
SDMIMD student exchange programme offers international cultural diversity. Many students from different international partner institutes join SDMIMD every year. It gives global exposure to SDMIMD students. Below are shared the key highlights of students from partner institutes at SDMIMD

Name & Country of International B-School
Number of Students Joining SDMIMD
Montpellier Business School, France
ESC PAU, France
EAE Spain
University of Bordeaux, France
Heilbronn, Germany
UBI Business School, Brussels
Porto Business School, Portugal
Kennesaw State University, Atlanta

Students Visited and to Visit in 2023
Following number of international students have already visited and plan to visit SDMIMD in 2023

Students Earlier visited SDMIMD
EAE Spain: 5

Students Proposed to visit SDMIMD in 2023

International B-School
Number of Students Expected
Expected Month of Visit
Heilbronn University
February 2023
Porto Business School
February 2023
UBI Business School
February 2023
Kennesaw University
May 2023

SDMIMD Mysore inaugurated the 2022-24 Batch with one-week Orientation Program, presided over by Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD with Dr. L. Gandhi, Chairman – Admissions. Dr. Parasuraman in his address called upon the students to imbibe the culture and tradition of Dharmasthala philosophy focused on the service to society and briefed the students about the new course offering in collaboration with the TCS iON and the modular specialization in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG).

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