The year 1947 saw India win its freedom. The nation had to be rebuilt from ruins to achieve its former glory and regain its rightful place in International scenario. Education was acknowledged as main thrust area
Late Dr. H M Gangadharaiah, a staunch Gandhian and Buddhist, decided to address this cause. He envisioned an educational establishment which will disperse the seeds of knowledge and build a more intelligent society.
Sri Siddhartha Education Society (S.S.E.S) was established in the year 1959 with the warm blessings of the father of Bhoodan movement, “Saint Vinobha Bhave” with the objective of providing education to the student community coming from rural areas and backward classes.
Today SSES is considered among Karnataka’s Premier educational establishments. Highly regarded for its excellent infrastructure and quality faculty, it is widely recognized among India’s academic circle.
Led by Dr. G Shivaprasad, a postgraduate and an eminent ophthalmologist and
Dr. G Parameshwara, a Doctorate in Agriculture from Australia, SSES continues to march forward on the ideals set by their father, Late Dr. Gangadharaiah. Their commitment to nation building remains the same.
SSES has 84 educational establishments under its aegis spread across the southern part of Karnataka. Institutions include Engineering College, Medical College, Dental College, Management college, College of Education, First grade College, TCH College, College of Nursing, Junior Colleges, Training Institutions. Sanskrit Schools, Pali Schools and Number of High Schools in several districts in Karnataka State. These educational Institutes Promote excellent training from primary schooling to professional course and also helps to preserve the ancient heritage of India. Its Silver Jubilee was celebrated in the year 1984 with the then Hon’ble President of India, Sri Giani Zail Singh as the Chief Guest.
Sri Siddhartha Institute of Management studies (SSIMS) established in1997 situated in Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology(SSIT) campus, Tumkur is a jewel in the crown of Sri Siddhartha Education Society (SSES). SSIMS has emerged as one of the best management school with an ideal centre combining the serenity of natural ambience and high tech of modern times with quality education offering MBA program affiliated to Tumkur University, recognized by Govt. of Karnataka and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. SSIMS has successfully completed 15 batches of MBA course and sustaining its momentum by achieving academic excellence in the university.
SSIMS with its state-of-the art infrastructure is fast emerging as a reputed, fully integrated Management school. SSIMS consists of a 16-Member faculty team out of which 2 are Ph.D holders, 3 M.Phils and a Law graduate , who are constructively dedicated to the development of students. The students of SSIMS are continues toppers in Tumkur University besides distinction & First class every year. It seeks to include a spirit of continuous learning and aspires to strengthen the capabilities of integrating concepts with applications and values. SSIMS covers a wide range of activities in the field of Management, viz.,
- Two- Year Full Time MBA Program
- Faculty Development Programs (FDP) for Management Teachers.
- Colloquiums on different important Social-Management related issues.
- Management Development Programs (MDP) for junior, Middle and Senior level Managers.
- Symposium, Conference and Seminars on various management topics.
- Institute Industry Interaction Programs(IIIP)
Tumkur is an Administrative District in the state of Karnataka in India. It is nearly 74 Kms drive from Bangalore. It is also crowned as the Cultural Ambassador of Karnataka. Infrastructure of Campus as follows:
- Campus spread over 55 acres of land.
- More than 30,000 sqm of built up area.
- Well Established Laboratories
- Over 1000 Computers.
- Library facilities(Unique structure Geo –Desic dome with 85000 volume)
- Member of J-Gate, DELNet, IEEE digital library.
- Fully networked Computer labs with Wi-Fi campus
- High-Speed 20 Mbps leased line for internet access.
- Excellent Placement and Training.
- Separate Hostels for boys and girls with in Campus.
- Lush Green Garden
About MBA Program
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program offered by SSIMS is an efficient , well designed and tuned for corporate requirement with two years full time course affiliated by Tumkur University. The program will enable the students to develop competency to meet the growing needs and standards of industry. The students passed out from SSIMS are placed in some of the reputed companies.
The program is of two years duration comprising of four semesters: each semester extending up to 12-16 weeks. Industry Institution Integrated Program (IIIP) and Industry Oriented project work during Second semester are unique features of MBA at SSIMS. As per the revised syllabus of Tumkur University, the subjects covered under this program are in the areas of Finance, Marketing and Human Resource Management.(with dual specialization).