SCMS Cochin School of Business

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SCMS Cochin School of Business
Type Private
Established 1976 (1976)
Chairman G. P. C. Nair
Principal Sashi Kumar G
Director V. Raman Nair
Location Aluva, Kerala, India

SCMS Cochin School of Business, formerly School of Communication and Management Studies, is a management institute located at Kochi, India. The institute is located about 12 km from Ernakulam railway station. The school was established in 1976 by G. P. C. Nair, with funding from the Prathap Foundation for Education and Training.[1] It is part of the SCMS Group of educational institutions.


SCMS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)[2] and by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) through 2015.[3]


The school publishes a peer-reviewed quarterly journal, the SCMS Journal of Indian Management, focused on economics and business management. Its editor-in-chief is Dr. G.P.C. Nayar, SCMS Group's founder and chairman.[4]


The founder and chairman of the SCMS Group is G. P. C. Nayar, an entrepreneur and president of the Federation of Private Self Financing Professional Institutions in India.[5][6] The director of the business school is Dr. V. Raman Nair, a banking and finance professor.[7] Former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Minister of Law and Justice, President of the Janata Party Subramanian Swamy is chairman of the SCMS Group's Board of Governors.[5][8]


  1. ^ "Overview". SCMS Group webpage. SCMS Group. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Profile Pages | School of Communication and Management Studies (SCMS Group)". Accreditation Council for Business School Programs. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "SCMS plans Rs. 140 crore investment for new projects". The Hindu. 3 July 2010. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Homepage". SCMS Journal of Indian Management. SCMS Group. Retrieved 27 September 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Management". SCMS Group of Institutions. SCMS Group. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  6. ^ "G.P.C. Nayar elected national president". The Hindu. 9 February 2010. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  7. ^ "Dr. V. Raman Nair". Faculty Detail. SCMS Group. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  8. ^ "Politicians | Subramanian Swamy". India. (web18). Retrieved 28 September 2013. 

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