Associations and Partnerships


Kerala based Saintgits Institute of Management (SIM) and the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM), the educational institute established by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), signed an MoU to offer joint programmes, workshops, investor awareness programmes and other capacity building initiatives in the securities / capital markets. The objective of the partnering of these two institutions is to jointly design and deliver specialised programmes with particular emphasis on Securities Market and Wealth Management areas. The programmes will be offered to address the growing need among students and working professionals to have an understanding of the financial markets.

About NISM Certificate Course in Securities Markets (NCCSM) – NISM Certificate Course in Securities Markets (NCCSM) is a joint program being offered by National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM), an institute promoted by Securities and Exchange Board of India and Saintgits Institute of Management, Kottayam – a premier B school in South India. The aim of this nationally recognized certificate programme is to equip graduate and undergraduate students for careers in various types of firms operating in the Securities Markets and in IT/ITES companies that are engaged in offering technical support to these firms.

AIMA (All India Management Association)

The All India Management Association (AIMA) is the national apex body of the management profession in India.AIMA has a membership base of over38000 members and close to 6000 corporate /institutional members, through 67 Local Management Associations affiliated to AIMA; and is represented on a number of policy making bodies of the Government of India and national associations. Established in 1957, AIMA has contributed immensely to the enhancement of management capability in the country over the years.

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CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering Industry, Government and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes. CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, with around 9000 members from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 300,000 enterprises from 286 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.

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TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs)

TiE Global is a non-profit organization devoted to entrepreneurs in all industries, at all stages, from incubation, throughout the entrepreneurial lifecycle. With a global reach and a local focus, the heart of TiE efforts lies in its five foundational programs, – Mentoring, Networking, Education, Funding, and Incubation.There are currently 15,000 members (including over 3000 charter members or mentors) in 61 chapters across 14 countries.

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KMA (Kerala Management Association)

Kerala Management Association (Est. 1956) is a part of All India Management Association (AIMA). It is place where Entrepreneurs, Managers and Civil Servants discuss and debate issues of mutual interest and concern, and find relevant solutions via peer feedback.Evening Lecture Meetings and Panel Discussions led by eminent management specialists and corporate leaders form the backbone of its regular activities. The other events organised by KMA are Panel Discussions, Annual Management Convention, Young Managers’ Contest, CEO Conclave, Management Students’ Forum, MSME Forum, Women Managers’ Forum.


ISTD (Indian Society for Training & Development)

The Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD), established in April 1970, is a national level professional & non-profit society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. The Society is affiliated to the International Federation of Training and Development Organizations (IFTDO), Geneva. ISTD Organizes Training Programs, all over the country both at Chapter and National Levels.ISTD seeks to bring together individuals from Government, industry, education and such other institutions to evolve and develop improved and effective HRD/Training practices tools and technologies.

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NIPM(National Institute of Personnel Management)

National Institute of Personnel Management (NIPM), is the only all India body of professional managers engaged in the profession of Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, Labour Welfare, and Training & Development in the country. NIPM is a non­profit making body devoted to building professional excellence in the field of Human Resource Management through regular activities ranging from Evening Lectures to People Process Quality Certifications.aches out to Management Students for their early professional grooming to make them ‘Industry Ready’.

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TRAMA (Travancore Management Association)

TRAMA is professional body in Central Travancore and is a non –profit organization.  The objective of the outfit is to impart management expertise suiting to the times, for those seeking it from Kottayam and Idukki.  It is place where large enterprises, professional managers, and entrepreneurs particularly small business Units meets up, organizing talks and other programs on weekly basis.