Srinagar School of Management (SSM) was established in 1988, which was the first step towards the privatization of technical education in J&K state. The management of this institute has a remarkable track record since its inception in the field of technical education.
A decade after its establishment, this management institute established an engineering college and a business school with its own infrastructure. The institute also runs a variety of PG courses. The institute is situated on a lush green picturesque hilltop with a calm and serene eco-friendly environment 20 kms. away from the city of Srinagar and is spread across 40 acres of land. The college owns a fleet of buses for convenience of staff and students.
SSMD (School Of Fashion & Design), which is a new department in SSM has been established this year in academic collaboration with VIDM, New Delhi which is a leading institute of Design & Management and is rated amongst top fashion schools of the world by ‘HUES Republic’.
SSMD is promoted by the well-established SSM group of colleges (Estd.1988) which is a premier education provider equipped with state of the art technology enabled teaching methodology backed by a strong research focus curriculum.
SSMD & VIDM together are committed to inspire and educate its students for academic excellence, through well-crafted curricula and a distinctive learning environment. The objective is to offer high quality education in the specialised field of Fashion and Design.
The Socio-economic structure of Kashmir takes its glory from the centuries old handloom sector and cottage industry.
Keeping this in mind, SSMD together with VIDM is dedicated towards professionalising the different segments of Designing, Manufacturing, Marketing and Management procedures of the production network in this division; we are guiding our students into their fashion & design businesses and careers. Keeping all this in mind we run our school of design with passion and love for the arts, the future belongs to our students and it’s our job to shape them into the future drivers of the industry – from design to business. We nurture every student’s distinctive voice, teaching them how to challenge and define the future of fashion through cutting-edge media approaches across all channels: broadcast, print, digital, interactive, experiential and experimental.”
- State Of The Art Infrastructure spread across 40 acres of lush green campus.The institute is rated amongst the best not only for its studies but also for providing an outstanding student experience in the state.
- Full-scale photo studio, furnished with SLRs and equally well-equipped labs
- A four storey hostel facility with a capacity to accommodate 300 students
- Cafeterias:The campus is endowed with two full service restaurants and two fast food joints to soothe the students’ taste buds
- Transport: The college has a fleet of 40 buses which provides ubiquitous connectivity across several districts
- Central Library: Is a spacious paradise for every student. Spread across an area of 7,000 sq feet, the facility has an abundance of reading rooms as well. It is well equipped with 94,000 books, national and international journals, newspapers, magazines, design and trend forecasting periodicals and much more
- he institute provides its students with study tours to the VIDM campus in Delhi along with facilitating them for student exchange programs internationally
- The campus premises are endowed with fundamental provisions for Dispensary, ATM and Bank
SSMD focuses on offering high quality education in selected areas of Fashion & Design Businesses. To build a generation of creative professional designers, capable of serving as change agents of the growth and development of diverse and decentralised sections of their respective industry segments is what it strives to do. Fashion can change lives. Through teaching, specialist research, and collaborative work, we empower our students to think differently, use fashion to examine the past, build a sustainable future, and improve the way we live.
Graduating students move from the creative world of education into the practical world of creative sphere; this is supported by the SSMD school of Fashion & Design incubator – a business initiative on their part. In design, we teach a combination of heritage and radical thinking , Craftsmanship and new technology, Engineering – and in-depth design research. We teach innovative ideas first – and then innovative practice to bring them to life.
This is the first and only institute in the state of J&K accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. Of India. It is located near the famous 12th-century historic city of Parihaspora . The college owns a fleet of buses for convenience of staff and students. It possesses an advantage of being in a rural area situated in the vicinity of Cities & Towns like Srinagar, Baramulla, Budgam; thus being centrally located to the two different kinds of lives of Indians.
- The Institute possesses an ideal infrastructure with all facilities for teaching/learning etc
- The Management, being proactive, has inculcated the culture of high responsiveness and dedication amongst its academic functionaries
- The consistently excellent academic results of the students have justified the benefits of the facilities provided to them
One Planet Research, India’s leading market research agency conferred the “Education Excellence Awards 2013” upon SSM College of Engineering & Technology for the exemplary performance shown by the organization and the Institute in imparting technical and professional education. This prestigious award was received by the Hon’ble Chairman of the College in presence of a galaxy of academicians, scientists & Technocrats at New Delhi.
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