About The Institute Parent Body – NKES
The National Kannada Education Society (NKES) has a long and proven record in the field of Education. It was founded in 1939, at the behest of Bharatratna, Sir. M. Visvesvaraya, the then Dewan of Princely State Mysore and one of the founders of modern India.This institution is registered as a Society under the Maharashtra Societies Act, 1880 vide its registration no. 973/1939-40. It is also registered as a Charitable Trust under Bombay Charitable Public Trust Act, 1950 vide its registration no. F-188 (BOM) and is a recognized Linguistic Minority Institution in the state of Maharashtra.
NKE Society runs the NKES group of institutions in its campus at wadala west mumbai which comprises of Pre-Primary , Primary, Secondary, Junior College and Degree College. Having succeeded in its efforts of imparting basic education over the years, the Society foresees a great need to address the demands of increasingly diverse business environment. and role that technology is playing in order to give Indians, not only a level playing field to compete with the rest of the world, but also to provide an edge to lead the world. It is in this context that the NKE Society has established an Institute of Management to train professionals who would contribute in every way to improve the business evnviornment.
The aim of NKE society is to create and develop a kind of infrastructure, facilities and environment in all its educational institutions, which gives the students an opportunity to compete with the best in the world. Sir. M. Visvesvaraya Institute of Management Studies And Research was created to meet the expectations of the Industry and the aspirations of young minds who want to study business management and become leaders.
NKES has its roots in the last words of Gautam Buddha who advised his disciples Be a light unto thyself. NKES mission is to light up many with education and set them up in the journey for further exploration in the field of managing their environment, economy and their future.
SVIMS mission is to provide an opportunity to emerging business leaders and managers to become catalysts of change. To challenge existing management practices and adopt the most pragmatic approaches that would ensure success in the fast changing global economy.
- To provide learning opportunities to people with a drive to engage in business management
- To bridge the gap between Management studies and practices, to generate new ideas and to set new benchmarks in effective business leadership
- To be a driver for change and formulation of public policies with large scale social implications.
- To assist organizations to better manage their business and set higher and achievable goals through effective consulting services.
- To partner with institutions worldwide in our mission to continuously redefine management education.
NKES mission is Empowerment with Education.
The aim of NKE society is to create and develop a kind of infrastructure, facilities and environment in all its educational institutions, which gives the students an opportunity to compete with the best in the world.
The Society has a membership of 150, who are drawn from various professions and is managed by a Working Committee consisting of a President, two Vice Presidents, two Secretaries, a treasurer and other members in the Working Committee. The Committee is elected every year by all the eligible members of the Society. Many in the Working Committee have long record of services in the field of Education, and social service.