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Students' Corner
Abhigyaan 2013

The Two Day Annual event "ABHIGYAAN 2013", Management Fest for Undergraduate students was concluded on 6th October 2013 at Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development Mysore. Vidhya Ashram First Grade College Students emerged as overall champions by winning First Prizes in two events Sell Your Spark & Uncanny Enigma and a Second Prize in the event Dossier. Mr Neeladri Das from Alliance University Bangalore won the Best Manager event Tycoon. The Prizes were given away by Mr A.R. Dwarakanath Trainer - Corporate Wellness & Executive - Public Relations of SDMIMD.

Dasara Celebration by SDMites

For SDMites, Mysore dasara is special and rich experience. The festival changes the monotonous way of life, makes it a bit more colourful with many exciting things to look forward to. It is this spirit that makes the festival so special. SDMites organized Saraswati Pooja. The best part of the whole evening was the devotional Carnatic song rendered by Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, our Director.

SDMIMD Publication
SDMIMD Journal of Management was started in the year 2010 and is published twice a year, in March and September. Both print and on-line versions are brought out. The journal invites articles with a focus on different management issues pertinent to the Indian economy and corporate sector. Articles dealing with international issues are also welcome. The primary focus of this journal, as the title suggests would be on a variety of issues in the area of management. SDMIMD attaches a lot of importance to issues like ethics, values and governance. Consequently we will encourage papers in these areas, with a concurrent focus on managerial issues. Service quality is another aspect of management that is of considerable interest to us. The Journal also publishes one or more book reviews and a case study in every issue Read More

SDMIMD family deeply mourns untimely death of Ms. Sameera K (PGDM 2009-11) on November 1, 2013 on the roads of Wayanad Kerala. Ms Sameera and her beloved husband Mr. Sanjay Ravi were on a two wheeler and the death occurred due to accident.

Ms. Sameera was the winner of Gold Medal for Excellent Performance in Summer Internship Projects in her batch. She was working for SPI Mysore.

May the departed souls rest in peace.

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Institute for Management Development(SDMIMD)

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Campus News
SDMites lead in BRICS Quiz Competition at China


The Association of BRICS Business Schools (ABBS) held their 5th Biennial Conference this year at Shanghai University of International Business and Economics, at Songjiang Shanghai, China on October 27, 2013. The conference was host to premier b-schools from BRICS countries. SDMIMD, PSG, XIME, Hindustan were the premier B-schools participated from India. As a part of this international meet, a quiz on the contemporary topics in business and management was conducted in teams of 4 comprising of participated b-school students from different countries. Mr. Syam Thomas of SDMIMD PGDM 12-14 Batch participated in the round about Russia and Mr. Alok Shenoy of SDMIMD PGDM 12-14 Batch participated in the round about China. The teams won first and second prizes respectively in this BRICS B-School Quiz competition.

Inter-Collegiate Debate Competition
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First prize- Ali Asgar Saeed,
L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management
Second prize- Bhagyashree Bhandary,
St. Joseph’s College of Business Administration
Third prize- Mythri V. Shenoy, Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and technology

Prof Y Bhagavan Memorial Inter Collegiate State Level English Debate Competition jointly organized by Rotary Mid Town Mysore and Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development Mysore, was held at the SDMIMD Institute's Auditorium. The event attracted 60 Debaters from various colleges within Karnataka. Mr L Govindaraj, Senior Advocate and close friend of Late Prof Y Bhagavan was the invited Chief Guest. Speaking on the occasion, Veteran Advocate said, Prof Y Bhagavan was an outstanding and brilliant English Teacher and was known for his magical lectures. Earlier, Rtn. S. Bhanu Chandran brought the gathering to order and welcomed the participants. Dr N.R. Parasuraman Director SDMIMD, in his talk, said that the Institute was witnessing a major debate event.

5 First Prizes in Dasara Flower Show competition
In the recently held Dasara Flower Show Competition, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) garden has bagged 5 first prizes in various categories.The Best Educational Institute Garden award was won successively for the 9 years. The judges appreciated the efforts of the horticulture department staff and awarded the Rolling Cup (award) under this category. The Mexican Lawn covering the large area of the garden won the first prize in Best Lawn Category. The other categories in which SDMIMD stood FISRT are Best Ornamental Plants, Best Fruit Plants and the Annual Flower Yield. SDMIMD congratulates Sri. Veerabhadrappa, Garden Supervisor and his team for the awards.

Guest On Campus

Mr. Hari
Amba Research
Topic: Lessons from the Real World of Corporate Life
October 12, 2013

Ms. Annapurna
HR Head, Esilor India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore
Topic: How to improve networking at college level?
October 12, 2013

Mr. Chandra Prakash
President, Mysore Grahakara Parishat
Topic: Nuances of Urban Development
October 17, 2013

Ms. Anjali Mullatti
CEO & M.D, Finitiatives Learning India Pvt. Ltd
Topic: Mortgage Backed Securities
October 27, 2013

Upcoming Events
Kalanubhav 2013
Kalanubhav is a student body of SDMIMD student committee formed with the objective of propagating all forms of Indian art to the students of the Institute who are drawn from all parts of the country. This year Kalanubhav has organized a Violin Duet by Lalgudi G J R Krishnan & Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi on November 18, 2013 at 4:30 PM in its campus Amphitheater at Chamundi Hill Road, Mysore. This cultural event is open for public.
International HR Conference 2013

2nd International Conference on
“Managing Human Resources at the Workplace”

HR Conference Contact -

Dr. Mousumi Sengupta
Conference Chair & Professor - HRM
Phone: 0821-2429722, 2429161
E-mail: hrcon2013@sdmimd.ac.in