Admission Process



Graduates/Final Year Graduation students appearing for CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA/MAT or who already have valid CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA/MAT scores.

Full-time graduation courses in any discipline recognized by the UGC/AIU.

Consistent academic record of not less than 50% aggregate in 10th Std, 12th Std. and Degree. Students in final year of Degree to consider their percentage up to the Second Year/Last completed semester.


how to apply

Appear for any one of the following entrance examinations







(Scores to be considered as per the respective exams validity rules)

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Pay the Application Fee: Rs. 1,250

Online Payment link:

The Federal Bank Ltd
Branch Mysore, Jayalakshmi Puram
Beneficiary: SDM Institute for Management Development
SB A/C: 16890100038823
IFSC Code: FDRL0001689

D.D. should be in favour of
The Director, SDM Institute for Management Development, Payable at Mysore, D.D.

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Students who are yet to register for any entrance exam may also apply. After applying for SDMIMD PGDM 2022-24, they may send details of their entrance exam registration by Email to, duly mentioning their Name & SDMIMD Application Number

Please email your CAT / XAT / GMAT / CMAT / ATMA/ MAT scores to along with SDMIMD Application Number and Name immediately after the results are announced.

Even if you have not applied for the entrance exam, still you can apply through our Online Application form and send us the registration details later by email to

selection process

Step 1
Applicants Shortlisting

Applicants will be shortlisted based on consistent academic performance, competitive exam score, recognition of participation in extracurricular activities including sports, debates, theatre, fine arts etc. and work experience if applicable finally for the admission.

Step 2
Applicant Interview

Shortlisted applicants, based on the consistent academic performance, extracurricular activities will be called for Personal Interview in February – March 2024 to be held at several centres across India as mentioned in the Application Form (Online interviews are also scheduled on request)

Step 3
Offer Letter

Selected students will be intimated by email/phone/mobile. Your seat will be Blocked for admission on receipt of the first installment of fees by the due date as mentioned in the Offer Letter. 

Step 4

Your seat will be Confirmed subject to the receipt of your entrance exam score and payment of the Second installment of fees.


fee structure

Rs 11.95 Lakhs for the 2 year PGDM program including Tuition fees + Hostel Stay (Fees can be paid in six installments, distributed through six Terms – Schedule of payment will be given with the offer letter)

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will be served at Mess, which is approximately Rs. 3,000 /- per month.

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Admissions open for PGDM 2024-26. Enroll now and start learning from our experienced faculty!