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About Saveetha School of Management (SSM)

Saveetha School of Management (SSM) was established in the year 2008 with the cherished goal of imparting quality management education in India. SSM offers two year full time MBA course under Trimester pattern in the lines of IIMs.The USP of SSM is experiential learning. In MBA Course, students are given opportunity to specialize in Dual functional areas. Marketing, HRM, Finance, Production & Operations, Systems, Logistics and Supply chain, International Business Management and Hospital Managements are the specialization areas offered. Saveetha School of Management is accredited with NAAC ‘A’ Grade, ISO 9001-15 Certified Institution and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

SSM is

  • Second top business school in Chennai Metro by Outlook
  • Accredited as Academic Excellence by IAO (International Accreditation Organisation)
  • AAA Ranking by Career360
  • Ranked as 5 star business school by The Pioneer, New Delhi
  • Ranked as No.2 among top 20 colleges in India by The Sunday Indian.
  • Ranked as A6 Grade among India’s top B schools by Indian Management and Business Standard
  • Ranked as one of the top management colleges in India by The Week of MalayalaManorama
  • Awarded A+++ by The Pioneer

SSM is one of the premier B-schools in Chennai, committed to give 100% placements from its inception. The alumnus of SSM working with industry stalwarts all over India and abroad. Its recognition for the pedagogy of SSM bring corporates to regularly recruit students every year. Amazon, Mr.Cooper, Kellogs, HDFC, L&T Infotech, Mckinsey& Company, RBS, Café Cofee day, ICICI Prudential, Apollo Hospitals, CTS, Wipro and RR Donnelly are partial list of companies visited our campus over the years.

Students of SSM never miss the opportunity to participate in management events organized by different colleges and have won many prizes. Our management graduates also publish their articles in the leading national and international journals. SSM is the place to study from all dimensions, which help our students to organize different events by themselves. Mega events like Pride and Synergy is completely organized and executed by our MBA students wherein nearly 2000 students from 50 colleges attended and participated in the events. SSM students also get an opportunity to meet and take interview of different functional managers of leading corporates through different activities related to their specializations.

Faculties and students of SSM concentrates on publishing articles in Scopus Indexed and UGC recognised journals. In this academic year 2018 -19, the faculties and students have published 150+ articles in Indexed journals. Faculty Development Program was conducted on the topic ‘Derivatives and Risk Management’ with around 50 academic participants from other colleges.

SSM focuses on facilitating student’s interaction with expertise in various sectors by conducting guest lectures and workshops to bridge the gap between the industry and academic. SSM organised 18 guest lectures on various current topics by inviting industry experts. One such event is the Startup conclave, the comprehensive training programme aimed at motivating student’s building capabilities to become an entrepreneur. As part of Entrepreneurship Development Cell initiative in association with Business Standard, the startup conclave, was held on 7th December 2018 with 130+ active students and 7 successful startup entrepreneurs from various industries such as Mr.Kumaravel, Co-founder of Naturals beauty salon, Mr.Aswin, Founder of JUCO andMr. SanthoshMuruganandham, Kolapasi.

AVALANCHE – the induction program of SSM was conducted for new batch of MBA students. Mr.Vijay Kapoor, MD, Derby Jeans Community Pvt. Ltd. Was the Chief Guest and many representatives from industry in the program including SSM alumni.

Our students are encouraged to take membership in MMA and were permitted to attend nearly 10 activities conducted by them. The MBA students have visited Ennore Container Freight station, Airport authority of India, Hyundai Factory, Minda sai Pvt Ltd, ITC Factory, HATSUN, Sooriya Hospital, Lotte Chocopie and TAMMAN – TITOE Pharama Pvt Ltd.