Aware of its mission of producing highly competent Management and Technology graduates, the SMS Society established another centre of excellence at Lucknow, viz. School of Management Sciences (SMS), Lucknow. This organization has received B++ grade accreditation from National Assessment and Accreditation Council or NAAC (An Autonomous Institution of the University Grants Commission) Ministry of HRD Govt. of India in a very short span of 9 years. SMS, Lucknow is the only youngest Institute to have NAAC B++ Grade in Lucknow and 4th in U.P. among all other colleges offering Engineering and Management Courses.
SMS Lucknow started operating from the year 2008 with Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme, duly approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Government of India. It has been very successfully running Masters in Business Administration (MBA) programme approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Government of India and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) affiliated to Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Techincal University, Lucknow. Other programmes like, Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA), Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)-Maths, Bachelor in Vocation Studies (B.Voc.) affiliated to Lucknow University are also running at a good pace.
This institute is also running Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical, Civil) affiliated to Board of Technical Education, very successfully. Recently, SMS has added two new programmes in Diploma such as Diploma in Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering affiliated to Board of Technical Education (for which proposal is under consideration).
SMS, Lucknow is counted today, amongst the leading management and engineering institutes, not only in Lucknow, but in the country as well. It boasts of honing some of the finest architectural masterpieces in Lucknow, the city of Nawabs. With an ultra modern, well-equipped, lush green, Wi-Fi campus having state–of–the–art equipments, gadgetry and infrastructure alongwith highly experienced faculty that makes teaching and learning a smoothly blended culture, SMS, Lucknow dedicates its efforts towards grooming future managers and the technocrats to become outstanding entrepreneurs and business professionals.
It has a thrust on maintaining high global standards, imparting value – based education and also emphasizes on excellence in academics, research initiatives, strong industry interface, regular industry visits and enviable summer placements , churning out industry ready professionals who will emerge as outstanding contributors in the corporate world. The strides of SMS have been recognized in various national and international forums.
The numerous awards viz. Best Emerging B-School of Northern India; B-School Leadership award at world HRD Congress; Pride of Industry Award; Innovation and Outstanding B-School Award at Asia Brand Summit, and Outstanding Leadership Award by Star News, ‘National Education Leadership Award’ for being the “Outstanding Engineering College of North; are the testimony of the inputs that go into making a good institution a better one and the march towards being the best.