The first batch of the Doctoral Programme [PhD] of SDMIMD, conducted its research at SDM Research Centre for Management Studies (SDM RCMS) on Saturday.
The programme is recognised by the University of Mysore (UoM). SDMIMD is a unique management institution that has pioneered a philosophy of management education, which has been both Indian in ethos, and global in relevance. Being known for its flagship programme – Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) since 22 years, it has widened the scope by offering Doctoral Research Programme in Management Studies.
Dr N R Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, addressed the gathering on the occasion. He emphasised on the need for original research in the field of management. He also pointed out that a research scholar should look at things differently and accept changes in the right perspective, while conducting the research work.
Dr Mousumi Sengupta, Chairperson, RCMS, welcomed the scholars and emphasised that a researcher must be self-driven in conducting a meaningful research work. “The PhD programme seeks to build on the current strengths and activities of the institute in terms of conferences, publications, research and interaction, with scholars from the world over.”
Dr Sunil M V coordinated the programme. Faculty members and staff of SDMIMD were present on the occasion.