Complementing the fast track movements of the SMS Group
of Institutions (SMSGI) in various endeavors of professional
education, teaching, placements, industry-interface, inculcating
philanthropic culture etc., the DNA and Stars
of the Industry Group has conferred the
“Innovation in Building Academic & Industry Interface”
to SMSGI and the Awards were presented at a Special function
at Taj Lands in Mumbai on February 12, 2011 The award is
in recognition of leadership, development, innovation and
industry interface of SMSGI. The Group constitutes of School
of Management Sciences (SMS) in Varanasi and Lucknow in
addition to SMS Institute of Technology in Lucknow.
Meanwhile, the SMS also bagged the Star News National B-School
Awards in the category of “Outstanding B-School
(North India)”. This award comes as recognition
to the Institution for being innovative, modern and industry
related curriculum in Marketing, Advertising and Marketing
Communications. This award ceremony was also held in Mumbai
on the same day. It is needless to mention that SMS group
had also received this award for its all round performance
in different areas of Management Education.
The Chief Executive, SMSGI, Shri Sharad Singh
received these awards and dedicated the two awards to the
excellent processes adopted by the SMSGI family in providing
value-based and quality blended modern professional education
which is making the Group move with greater confidence.
Placement Coordinator and Reader, SMS Varanasi, Dr Sanjay
Saxena along with Shri Akshay Pandya were also present in
the programme. The continuing excellent placement this season
at both the Varanasi and Lucknow campuses further accentuates
this fact. More than two thousand students are studying
in different programmes at SMSGI.