School of Management Studies (SMS) carries a distinction of being on the oldest business schools in the country. It is among the first five premier management institutions to be established in the country, with Professor Emeritus Padmabushan (Dr.) M.V. Pylee as the Director. Its legacy, now spanning fifty years has seen it blossom into one of the most distinctive and respected institutions which has given the field of management numerous outstanding professionals. SMS/s motto “Moulding Managers for mankind” is conceived with the vision that future managers need to be groomed to be come principled and socially responsible leaders. Eminent faculty members, a vibrant student community and an extensive alumni network have been the pillars of this business school. SMS offers an impressive suite of programs for students seeking management expertise.
With consistent efforts and upgradation, School Management Studies, remains one of the most sought after Business Schools in the country. SMS aims at enabling exception leaning experience to help prepare students with analytical decision-making capabilities that will influence business practices of tomorrow. Through variety of conferences and workshops, SMS offers immense opportunites for students to enhance and expand the boundaries of their knowledge. The School also supports the economically weak, year extremely talented students to pursue their managerial dreams by providing the entire facility at a very affordable fee. School of Management Studies is in fact, and abode of knowledge, heritage and culture.
Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is ranked one among the top universities in the world by the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016-17, the only University from Kerala to make it to the list. Science its inception in1971, CUSAT has built a reputation of one of the renowned institution in the country for academic excellence and value. The University was established as the University of Cochin and later reorganized as Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) in February 1986. Uncompromised commitment to educational standards has made it one among the 30 MRHD ranked institution in the country. The University has been accredited with an A grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2016. Cochin University of Science and Technology, in its attempt to explore the unknown horizons of knowledge, devotes itself to education and research and focuses on the development of higher learning in science, technology, social science and other related areas. The university prides itself on some of the finest faculties who guides a diverse student body towards becoming responsible global citizens. Courses offered by the university spread across various disciplines of Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Humanities, Law, Marine Sciences, Medical Sciences, Social Sciences, Technology etc. CUSAT also transcends geographic boundaries through successful collaborations with institution in USA, Europe, Russia, Japan, France and Korea. The sprawling university main campus spreads across 180 acres about 15 kms from the heart of Kochi. The university is defined by the motto from the Vedas “Tejasvinavadhithamastu” which means, may the wisdom accrued deify us both- the teacher and the taught and percolate to the universe in its totality.