About the Institute

Established in the year 1998, the Department of Business Administration of NMAMIT was designated as Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management (JKSHIM) in the year 2006. This institute is named after the great visionary and founder of Nitte group of Institutes, late Justice K. S. Hegde. The Institute offers a two-year full-time MBA program recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is an autonomous institution affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi. JKSHIM is one among the very few institutes in India accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), NBA, and is a member, AACSB. It is also a research centre offering a Ph.D. program under Visvesvaraya Technological University. Over a period of two decades, JKSHIM has developed a high level of expertise in imparting quality management education. The Institute has also gained significant competence in imparting tailor-made short term programs to suit the needs of the industry.

The Institute has academic collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania, USA. MBA students of the Institute undertake industrial tours to global business hubs, local companies and take part in student driven clubs, conferences and social outreach programmes

The Institute has a state-of-the-art 45,000 square feet of exclusive e-enabled campus with own library, facility for executive education, Bloomberg finance lab, along with adequate classrooms, seminar halls, conference rooms, and auditorium and nature friendly outdoor learning spaces.


Inner voice:
Greater internal locus of control, being able to reflect, courage of conviction, ability to work from own conscience

Cultural Sensitivity (across groups), listening ability, empathy, knowledge of complex realities, ability to see things from different perspectives, ability to generate different alternatives, promoting team spirit

Enterprising spirit:
Innovation and creativity, Ability to foresee/ predict unmet needs and/or the creation of new possibilities, new ways, Taking calculated risks, Leveraging on constraints, Perseverance, Self Initiative.

Ethical and social responsibility:
Means over ends, Equity (individuals, generational, gender, ecological, etc.), Concern and Sensitivity to others, Being able to explain/defend decisions/stand.

Initiative, Self driven, Motivating others, People focus, Appreciative mind, Commitment, Organizational skills, Using authority judiciously, Being futuristic, Having a definite point of view, Ability to assess the environment and be flexible.

Analytical skills:
Ability to dissect issues/reality into sub components, Modeling real life situations into symbolic representations, Developing hypotheses, Ability to develop cause-effect relationship.

Develop Overall Communications Skills - Spoken, Written, Listening.


Our vision is to pursue excellence, empowering people, partnering in community development.


Our mission is to prepare enterprising leaders who are analytical, communicative, ethical and alive to social responsibility, and, who, by discovering their own inner voice, are able to celebrate diversity in a rapidly changing global environment.