SDM University

SDM University

A Padma Vibhushan awardee who has been enriching the society over 5 decades, Poojya Shri D Veerendra Heggade has been splendidly-serving as SDM University’s Chancellor. Under his exemplary leadership, SDM University has established a firm footing in the educational realm. The SDM Educational Society, led by Poojya Shri Heggade, yearns to enhance the quality of education in Karnataka. With over 55 educational institutes under its banner, the Society works tirelessly to offer flagship programmes across its many topranking academic as well as professional institutions in various disciplines including Medicine, Engineering, Law, Social Sciences, Management, and Ayurveda.


As an institution, SDM University has undoubtedly set the bar high in terms of creating an environment conducive to learning for its students. Its exceptionally skilled and affable teaching faculty facilitates the process of teachinglearning as well as training and evaluation. The state-of-the-art infrastructure and availability of a plethora of resources have enhanced the quality of the campus experience. Practical training is aided by an abundance of clinical material made available to the students.


It furnishes a realistic experience for students with superior infrastructure of over 1,200 beds in its parent teaching hospital. It also has qualified personnel with experience in stem cell isolation, in-vitro culture and maintenance. Its constant intent has been the provision of affordable education and healthcare to the students.

An up-to-the-minute library, hygienic food service, contemporary accommodation, recreational classes, clubs and other amenities are the jewels in its heavily embellished crown. No wonder the NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) conferred SDM University with the 1st stage certification for teaching in medical hospitals.


SDM University aspires to constantly polish the intellect of its scholars and simultaneously set a benchmark in its pedagogical journey. The amalgamation of ancient wisdom and modern science at this noble institution has empowered it to cherish ingenuity and individuality. Through its crème de la crème faculty, it creates an enriching educational voyage filled with trust, love and spirituality for the students.


SDM University has achieved 1st Rank in ‘All-India Emerging Private Universities’ category. In the IIRF 2020 Ranking, it has achieved the 12th rank in ‘All India Emerging Private Universities’ category. The FWA Industry Academia Conclave conferred it with the title of ‘Best Emerging University for Medical Research 2021.’ In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, SDM University and SDM Hospital collaboratively delivered service to society through its ‘Corona Warriors.’