JNTU, the First Technological University of India was established in 1972. The school of management studies (SMS) was created in the year 1989. The first batch of MBA students were admitted in 1990. During last 30 years, SMS has evolved into a knowledge hub with emphasis on quality education and all round development. Today, SMS is a preferred destination for students of MBA Program and Research Scholars pursuing Ph.D. program in the field of Management Science. SMS works with a conviction to explore new frontiers of knowledge, develop new managerial practices and set new standards of excellence. SMS believes in bringing out the latent potential in every student by offering a contemporary and comprehensive curriculum and focus on all round development. The students of SMS JNTU possess a diverse skill set and are committed to focus on management knowledge, skills and technologies for social development. SMS JNTU leaves no stone unturned to provide world class management education by bridging gap between management theory and practice. The school consolidates industry institute activities and strives to develop and apply new management paradigms in today’s competitive environment. SMS is headed by Director who has autonomy in designing market related programs. SMS operates with in the frame work of UGC guidelines in the delivery of MBA program. It offers full time and part time Ph.D. program in several areas of Management Science and thus emerged as a premier management institute in the state through quality teaching, training, research and consultancy.
The Learning Experience At SMS
SMS provides a truly professional learning environment for students. The school encourages its students to extend their experience beyond the classroom to dynamic interplay of personal interactions and activities. Life at SMS encompasses the best features of a premier institute, a comprehensive and challenging academic curriculum, state of the art facilities and expansive extracurricular and co-curricular activities. The students of SMS are offered a wholesome learning experience. The programmes offered by SMS are aimed at transforming students into leaders by enhancing their managerial competence and decision making skills. The MBA program offers a unique combination of academic curriculum and pedagogy which makes the institute a preferred choice of recruiters.