SCMS Cochin School of Business, Kochi

Details About SCMS Cochin School of Business, Kochi

Why Join SCMS Cochin School of Business, Kochi

  • Placement assistance provided
  • Autonomous institute
  • AICTE approved and ISO 9001:2008 certified
  • NBA and ACBSP accredited for PGDM
  • Offers student exchange program
  • Lectures by international faculty and industry experts


  1. Approved by AICTE
  2. ISO 9001:2008 certified institution
  3. Accredited by NBA
  4. Accredited by ACBSP
  5. Awards & Recognitions (Honors and Accolades) :-The association of Indian Universities (AIU), Govt. of India, has recognized PGDM of SCMS-COCHIN as equivalent to MBA of Indian Universities. SCMS-COCHIN is the 8th autonomous business school in the country to have this rare distinction. PGDM students of SMS-COCHIN can apply for jobs for which MBA is a qualification.

Institute Description

  • SCMS Cochin School of Business was established in 1992
  • The Institute is a part of the SCMS Group of Instituitions
  • The SCMS Group was established in 1976 with the twin objectives of preparing the younger generation to occupy responsible positions in organizations by widening their horizon of knowledge and equipping them with all the necessary skills to become managers of tomorrow.
  • The institute offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) which is a highly acclaimed professional programme and attracts students from all regions of India.
  • Setup on a Vast Land with exquisite infrastructre

Course Description



  • An applicant should be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised University with aggregate 50 percent marks.
  • Candidates appearing for final year degree examination can also apply if they expect to score high marks.
The selection to the PGDM is purely based on the cumulative performance in CAT/MAT/ XAT/CMAT score followed by case analysis and personal interview.


  • Insurance & Banking
  • Retailing & Merchandising
  • Wealth Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Finance Management
  • HR Management
  • Foreign Trade Management
  • International Business
  • Advertising Management
  • Systems Administration
  • Knowledge Management
  • Public Relations Management
  • Operations Management
  • Technology Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Hospital Management

Admission Procedure

  • Admission is on the basis of Performance in Entrance Exams
  • The final list of selected students will be compiled on the basis of their aggregate scores of due weightage in Entrance Test, Group Discussion & Personal Interview

Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities

  • The college library has nearly 21,000 latest volumes in management.

Computer Lab

  • The institute has three computer centers. There are 450 PCs on LAN available for students and faculty.

Teaching Aids

  • Lecture sessions are conducted with the help of modern teaching aids.
  • All class rooms and other teaching areas in the school are equipped with sufficient number of power point presentation equipment and other gadgets that are essential for a modern professional management institution.

Computer Center

  • New age IT infrastructure of SCMS supports one of the largest single networks in the state.
  • 600 PCs with a peak load of more than 1000 nodes, WiFi connectivity in the campus and 6 hostels, three labs with 400 systems and a whole lot more.


Hostel Details

  • SCMS has separate and outstanding accommodation facilities for boys and girls.
  • The girls’ hostel has a capacity to host 300 students.
  • Enhanced with modern amenities it has both AC and non-AC accommodation to choose from.


  • In a detailed survey of all the 2150 business schools in the country, the ‘Business India’ has identified SCMS-Cochin as A++ Level Institution and as
  1. The Best Business School in Kerala
  2. The Third Best Business School in South India
  3. 25th Best Nationally among 2150 B-Schools
  4. 13th best in Intellectual Capital
  5. 9th Best among the B-Schools that have come up after 1990
  • One among the 20 top private B-Schools in the country (Outlook 2007)
  • Recipient of Dewang Mehta Business School Award for Encouraging Leadership in future Managers – 2008 presented at Asia Brand Congress held in Bombay
  • All national business magazines in India have rated SCMS as one among the best 20 business schools in India, the best in Kerala, 6th best in South India and 15th best ‘post 1990’ B-school

Top Faculty

  • Dr. V. Raman Nair– MA, M.Com., MBA, SMP(IIM-C), ITP(IMD)
  • Prof. K. J. PAULOSE– B.Sc.[Engg.], PGDM [IIM-Calcutta]
  • Dr. Ms. FILOMINA P. GEORGE– MBA, CIMA [UK], DPM [UK], ZICA [Zambia], Ph.D

Top Recruiting Companies

  • Axis Bank
  • Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. ltd
  • Blue Star Ltd
  • HDFC Bank Ltd
  • ICICI Bank Ltd
  • IDBI Bank
  • Delloite
  • British Paints
  • Wipro

Placement Service

  • The Placement Cell at SCMS Cochin School of Business did everything possible with the help of placement officers in major cities to attract industry leaders from various fields and the results showed.
  • The institute attracted more than 50 major companies from public as well as private sector in the past academic session.

Rankings & Awards