SDMIMD Mysore International Exchange Programmes: 15 Tie Ups in USA, France, Germany, Spain Contribute to Students’ Career Growth News Desk |
February 14, 2020
SDMIMD Mysore has international tie ups with 15 leading B-schools and universities for various areas of collaboration including Student and faculty exchange programmes. These B-schools are located in USA, France, Germany, Spain, China, UAE, Uruguay, Taiwan and Columbia. Students selected for the Student exchange programme study abroad for full term or semester and are exposed to the business education and projects boosting their career growth
SDMIMD International Exchange Programme

SDMIMD Mysore, the well reputed B-school with dual international accreditation, offers quality education with commitment. SDMIMD has tie ups for Student exchange programmes with 15 leading universities and Business schools across the world in the countries like USA, France, Germany, China, Spain, UAE, Uruguay, Taiwan and Columbia. SDMIMD Mysore Admission Open - Apply Now

The students selected for international exchange programmes  are exposed to the business education in top international B-schools for full semester/term in all fields including Operations, HR and Finance where they undertake case study and projects with students of other nationalities and background giving a boost their career with cross-cultural understanding.

SDMIMD PGDM program runs for six terms over two years with an acclaimed quality and academic rigour. The innovative curriculum and pedagogy are planned in an elaborate manner every year and takes into account the best practices in other leading management institutions across the globe and also incorporates the views of leading academicians and business leaders.   

MoU with Leading International B-schools
Taking the result oriented initiatives in Internationalization of Management Education, SDMIMD has entered MoU with leading international B-schools and Universities for various areas of collaboration including student and faculty exchanges.   The prominent B-schools are Texas A&M University, USA; Shanghai University, China; University of Bordeaux, France; ESC Pau, France; University of Montevideo, Uruguay; Abu Dhabi University, UAE; British University in Dubai; Heilbronn University, Germany; Universidad Ean, Colombia Suramerica; National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan; EAE Business School, Spain; Business Analytics Institute, Europe; Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Colombia; La Rochelle Business School, France; Montpellier Business School, France

29 Students Selected for International Exchange in 2019-20
SDMIMD has selected 29 students for the year 2019-20 for international exchange. These students will be going abroad for a full term/semester and will be studying in various reputed schools around the world. On a reciprocal basis SDMIMD has two students from the University of Bordeaux, France undergoing a full term at SDMIMD.

SDMIMD sends groups of  3 or 4 students for a whole term to one of the above overseas schools.  Students go through the courses there and the grades obtained there are transferred to their main transcript.  Apart from this, the international tie-up arrangements also envisage faculty exchange.

According to Dr N R Parasuraman, Director SDMIMD, “On an average 4 of our faculty go abroad to teach full courses/seminar courses and we get around 11 faculty to teach courses at SDMIMD.”

International Exchange: A Good Opportunity for Students’ Growth
The Student and Faculty Exchange Program in the field of Management Education is a much sought after academic activity for the students, researchers and faculty at Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD).

Sharing about how the international exchange benefits the students, Dr Parasuraman said, “During the term/semester, students get to study in the same class as many international students and get taught by several faculty from different nationalities.  The experience of having different pedagogy is invaluable for their growth.  Besides the facility to do cases and projects with students of other nationalities and background affords cross-cultural understanding.”

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Varying Evaluation Process: Opportunity to Prove mettle
Adding further about the key benefits that students get from international exchange programme, Dr Parasuraman said, “The evaluation technique used in these schools enable students to be on their toes and prove their mettle.”

Opportunity to Understand Corporate Culture
In some of the B-schools abroad there is an additional facility of internships which provides a great opportunity for the students to understand the corporate atmosphere there. Apart from this, the facility to see first-hand the culture and life of another country is a great advantage

One year PGPM Students also Get International Exposure
SDMIMD, has also extended the 'Study Abroad Program' to the One-Year Full-time Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM).  This program was commenced in the year 2018-19. 

Students selected for the program were exposed to the business education in all fields including Operations, HR and Finance, covered in the lecture integrating the theoretical part with the practical. The students were also involved in the project work. 

SDMIMD’s PGDM Program  has earned Dual International Accreditations of ACBSP and EFMD - EPAS. These affirmations have brought SDMIMD among the top global Business Schools in the country.

The 2 years Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is the flagship programme at SDMIMD. It grooms industry ready business leaders. SDMIMD students get dual specialization in PGDM – an opportunity which is not available in most of the B-schools.

The academic rigor at SDMIMD has been appreciated by popular B-School surveys and assessment committees. The PGDM program at SDMIMD is first and the only one in India which has received dual international accreditations.

SDM Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) which is known for quality and standards in academics, infrastructure is now an important B-school offering International exposure to its students. The flagship Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program of SDMIMD has MBA Equivalence from Association of Indian Universities and AICTE.

SDMIMD is known for atmosphere for reflection, involving space, touch with nature, support in terms of library and computer/web facilities, databases, recreational and self-development centres.

SDMIMD has deep-routed commitment and 25+ years of management educational service governed by the Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Educational Trust known for service to mankind from past 800 years. SDMIMD follows the path of  ‘Honouring the Commitment’ which is the core of its vision and mission. The management and faculty team has committed in extending the world class infrastructure and technological facilities within the Institute.

The admission process for 2 years full time PGDM 2020-22 batch at SDMIMD is open. The application process is through an online mechanism and details are available in The last date to apply for admission at SDMIMD is February 28, 2020. SDMIMD Mysore Admission Open - Apply Now

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