Information Bulletin - 2013
MBA & DOCTORAL PROGRAMMES
Faculty of Management Studies
UNIVERSITY OF DELHI
Why FMS Delhi
Welcome from the
At FMS our mission is to groom Business leaders, management thinkers and problem solvers, who go on to make this world a better place to live. Since 1954, the Faculty of Management Studies of University of Delhi, one of the eminent management schools in the country, has been preparing leaders for business and society. A good leader is one who adds to the team's capability and gets results where the 'whole is bigger than the sum of the parts'. In order to groom such leaders, FMS strives hard by exploiting all resources at its command, and bring out the best in students, who come from highly diverse economic, social and cultural backgrounds. FMS Delhi for its being part of University of Delhi, and more so for its unique culture and success-oriented environment, is ideally poised to face this leadership challenge. FMS, one of the pioneering institutions of management education in India, has on its roll a strong group of highly qualified faculty, armed with rich training and consultancy experience and, who are ever eager to help and guide students both within and outside the class-rooms. Besides, our hugely resourceful and deeply committed army of over five thousand alumni, who are holding very senior positions in the leading public, private, social and cultural organizations around the world, are a great strategic asset to us. It is due to these alumni, the FMS brand equity, nurtured over the years, and the technical and professional skills, students acquire during the MBA programme that they get the best placement offers year after year in the country. FMS programmes - be it MBA or Doctoral, offered on North and South campus of University of Delhi, are the most cost-effective and highly enriching programmes offered anywhere in the world! Students regularly interact with some of the brightest minds from academia and corporate world drawn from India and abroad. I invite you to experience and discover yourself the Brand FMS Delhi University. Welcome aboard all the aspirants for an exciting journey and Best of Luck in your endeavour.
Raj S. Dhankar
Dean and Professor of Finance
Leading from the Front… Since 1954
A Centre is formally launched in South Campus to promote research and training of managers from India and Abroad
The Department launches a Full-time Master of Business Administration Programme
Amway Professorship of Entrepreneurial development instituted in FMS and VKRV Rao Hostel constructed
FMS increases its intake in all MBA programmes. Fees remain same, one of the lowest in the world
Replacement of FMS MBA-(PT) and MBA-(HCA) Course with MBA-Executive and MBA-Executive HCA
1967 1954 1972
A cell for Business Management is established and a Part-Time Post Graduate Diploma for working executives is launched.
The Department of Business Management and Industrial Administration is reorganized into Faculty of Management Studies with Dean as the institutional head
FMS increases seats from 60 to 90 and starts a new section at South Campus
FMS merges its two Full-Time courses under one flagship programme In the Golden Jubilee year, another two year Full-Time programme entitled MBA (Management of Services) is launched at South Campus with 40 seats
You arrive at FMS
To provide world-class education and thought leadership in management within a university based institution. Leaders are those who reject conventional wisdom and chart out their own path of success. They compete not with their peers but with themselves, continuously raising the bar of excellence. They possess a rare degree of conviction, challenge assumptions and relentlessly pursue perfection in all their endeavours. Leadership is all about unwavering faith in one's values and a tacit...