FMS Introduction

FMS, established in 1954 under the aegis of the Delhi University, is one of the oldest B-schools in India. FMS started of in the premises of the Delhi School of Economics. Later, the department of commerce of the Delhi College of Engineering (DCE), now the Delhi Technological University (DTU), was abolished and the Faculty of Management Studies was established. Currently, FMS offers the following programs:

  1. Master of Business Administration - MBA (Full Time)
    • Two year, Full time, Postgraduate management program
  2. MBA - Executive (Evening Programme)
  3. MBA - Executive Health Care Administration (Evening Programme)
    • Two year executive programs
  4. Doctoral Programme
    • A full time doctoral programmeencouraging original research in various aspects of management.


Getting into FMS Delhi


FMS Results Accepted


For MBA - Full Time
  • Domestic Candidates (in India) - CAT
  • International Candidate (outside India) - should apply through the office of the Deputy Dean (Foreign Students), University of Delhi

For MBA Executive (Evening) and MBA Executive HCA - Application Based
For Doctoral Program - CAT

FMS Eligibility

Eligibility for MBA - Full Time

  • Candidates must have pursued a Bachelor’s Degree programme after twelve years of formal schooling with at least 50% marks at the graduation level (SC/ST: Passing marks; OBC/PWD/CW: 45% as per university rules) or equivalent CGPA.
  • Candidates appearing for the final year bachelor’s degree / equivalent qualification examination or are awaiting results can also apply.

Eligibility for MBA - Executive (Evening)

  • Candidates should have pursued at least a three-year Bachelor’s Degree programme after twelve years of formal schooling, having securedminimum 45% aggregate marks or equivalent.
  • The candidates should have at least five years of experience as an executive or an administrator in a commercial/government establishment/registered organization after passing the Bachelor’s degree examination. Experience shall be determined as on 1st April of the year of admission. Candidates should be either sponsored or they must produce a “No Objection Certificate” programme from his/her present employer.

Eligibility for MBA - Executive Health Care Administration

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor degree having secured minimum 45% aggregate marks or equivalent grades in any discipline such as Medicine (MBBS)/Dentistry BDS)/Biotechnology/Genomics/Genetics /Nursing/Bioengineering/Alternative Systems of Medicine /Paramedical Discipline/Pharmacology/Anthropology/Zoology or an examination recognized as equivalent. The Bachelor’s degree should be of the University of Delhi or any other recognized University/deemed University/Institute.
  • The candidate should have at least five years of experience as an executive or an administrator in a commercial/Industrial/government establishment/registered organization after acquiring the Bachelor degree (excluding internship). Experience shall be determined as on the 1st April of the year of admission. Candidate should be either sponsored or they must produce a “No Objection Certificate”from his/her present employer.

Eligibility for Doctoral Programme

  • A candidate must have obtained a Master’s/M.Phil. degree from the University of Delhi, or any other recognized University, or a Post-graduate Degree in an allied subject. The candidate must have obtained either a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade in the M.Phil. degree or a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in the Master’s degree.
  • Candidates having a MBA/Master’s Degree in an allied subject from University of Delhi or equivalent would be required to write the CAT exam for admission to the Ph.D. programme. Such applicants should have a minimum experience of two years post their MBA/Master’s Degree on the date of writing the admission test.
  • Candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree of duration of four years or more, viz. B.Tech. or MBBS who have obtained a minimum of 70% and 60% marks or equivalent grades respectively, and also have obtained any national level fellowships, are also eligible to apply for the Ph.D. programme
  • Permanent teachers of any recognized University/College other than the University of Delhi, employees of a Research Institute in India and candidates sponsored by their employers will be considered for admission to the Ph.D. programme only if they obtain study leave for a period of two years to fulfill the residency requirements of the Ph.D. programme of the University of Delhi.

FMS Admission Procedure

  • For MBA Full Time Programme
    There are 2 stages that a candidate goes through before getting selected for MBA Programme.
    1. The first stage is appearing for the CAT Exam conducted by the IIMs.
    2. On clearing the required cutoffs and the composite score, a candidate is called for the second round which comprises ofExtempore Speechand Personal Interview (PI).

    FMS Admission process MBA | CL Research

  • For MBA Executive (Evening)
    1. The candidates will be shortlisted based on their application.
    2. Shortlisted candidates will be called for the Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).The final selection will only be based on the profile of the candidate, quality of work experience, the WAT and PI.

    FMS Admission process MBA Executive | CL Research

  • For Doctoral Programme
    1. Applications for admissions to the Doctoral Programme are invited through an advertisement. Candidates who are not exempted from admission test are required to take the CAT exam.
    2. Shortlisted candidates are required to submit their registration forms to the Board of Research Studies (Management) at FMS.
    3. The shortlisted candidates are required to appear for a round of personal interview.

    FMS Admission process Doctoral Programmes | CL Research

FMS Eligibility and Selection Criteria for MBA at FMS


In the year 1991, FMS increased its seats for the MBA Program from 60 to 90. Later the seats were subsequently increased. Currently, for the 2015-17 batch, there are about 200 seats in the MBA program.

   Programme

General

SC

ST

OBC

Total

   MBA

101

30

15

54

200

   MBA Executive

80

24

12

43

159

   MBA Executive (HCA)

20

06

03

10

39

 

Note: Additionally, there are Supernumerary Seats for PWD and CW category candidates as per the rules of University of Delhi.

Extempore-PI Call Cutoff

For the admissions to the 2015-17 batch, FMS had shortlisted 2168 candidates for the Extempore-PI round. The break-down of the candidates called from each category is the following:

  Category

  No. of Students

  General

  1023

  OBC

  541

  SC

  302

  ST

  150

  PH

  52

  CW

  100


The following table shows the CAT 2014 cutoffs for an Extempore-PI call for the 2015-17 batch.

  Category

  Cutoff

  General

  98.54

  OBC

  90.60

  SC

  78.71

  ST

  60.57

  PH-1

  67.54

  PH-2

  17.50

  PH-3

  83.89

  CW-1

  10.34

  CW-2

  23.02

  CW-3

  9.00

  CW-4

  3.93

  CW-5

  78.45


The different categories of seats in MBA Full Time program are:

  Category

  Description

  General

Unreserved

  OBC

Scheduled Class

  SC

Scheduled Tribe

  ST

Other Backward Class, Non-creamy layer

  PH-1

Visually Challenged

  PH-2

Auditory Challenged

  PH-3

Orthopaedic Challenged

  CW-1

Widows/Wards of Defence Personnel killed in action

  CW-2

Wards of serving personnel and ex-servicemen disabled in action

  CW-3

Widows/Wards of Defence Personnel who died in peace time with death attributable to military service

  CW-4

Wards of Defence Personnel disabled in peace time with disability attributable to military service

  CW-5

Wards of Ex-Servicemen and Serving Personnel including Police Personnel who are in receipt of Gallantry Awards



FMS Fees

The most recently revised fees of FMS is tabulated below (as on May'15)

  Program

  Fees

  MBA

  Rs. 10,480 per annum
(hostel fee excluded)

  Doctoral Programme

  MBA Executive

  Rs. 50,000 per annum




Inside FMS Delhi


FMS Diversity

The following data portrays the diversity of the 2012-14 batch.

Gender Diversity

The graph gives a picture of the gender diversity in the 2012-14 batch of FMS. As evident, the batch is highly male dominated.

FMS Gender Diversity | CL Research


Graduation Background Diversity

The dominance of engineers in the batch of 2012-14 at FMS has been depicted above.

FMS Graduation Diversity | CL Research


Work Experience Based Diversity

FMS Work Experience Diversity | CL Research


FMS Final Placements

The placement process is conducted in two stages. The first is the laterals process where the firms interview the students with more than 18 months of work experience and offer them mid-level managerial positions. In the second stage the firms are grouped into clusters/cohorts and the students with no or less work experience participate in the process.
In the final placements of the 2013-15 batch, the average compensation for the batch of 217 students was Rs. 17.04 LPA. The average compensation for the top 50% offers made was Rs. 20.46 LPA. There had been a 58% increase in the number of PPOs offered as compared to the previous year.

Final Placements of 2015 at a glance

  Total No. of Students Participating

  217

  Total No. of Companies

  75

  No. of Offers

  236

  PPOs Accepted (PPOs Offered)

  42 (60)

  Lateral Offers Accepted (Laterals Offered)

  70 (71)

  Average Salary

  17.04 LPA

Over the last few years, there has been a steady increase in the average salary offered at FMS which has been depicted in the graph below.


FMS Increase in average salary | CL Research

Companies from a host of different sectors and domain recruited students for a variety of functions and roles.

 

Domain-wise Classification - Class of 2013 - 2015

FMS Final Placements 2015 | CL Research

 

Pre-MBA Work Experience Statistics

FMS Final Placements experience based salary | CL Research

As it can be seen from the above graph, the average CTC is highest for the candidates with 1-12 months of work experience.

Some more placement statistics:

  • Average CTC for male - 16.9 LPA
  • Average CTC for females - 17.45 LPA
  • Average CTC for Engineers - 17.23 LPA
  • Average CTC for Non-engineers - 15.72 LPA

More info at : http://fms.edu/?q=node/1611


FMS Summer Placements

The summer placement for the batch of 2014-2016 was successfully completed. The batch of around 219 participating studentswas placed within 3.5 days. Over 87 companies participated in the summer placements this year with around 36 first-time recruiters. Companies of different sectors hired candidates for a wide range of functions.

Summer Placement Highlights

 Total Batch Strength

219

 Participating Firms

87

 Average Stipend

Rs. 59,441 per month

 Highest Stipend

Rs. 2 lakhs per month

 

Domain-wise Classification - Summer Placements - Class of 2014 - 2016

FMS Summer Placements 2015 | CL Research

More info at : http://fms.edu/?q=node/2134

Disclaimer:

The analysis given above has been prepared by Career Launcher experts. The information given here has no bearing on your actual score. Career Launcher does not take responsibility for any discrepancy between information in this document and actual result.


Notable FMS Alumni

  • Harit Nagpal
    MD & CEO, Tata Sky Ltd
  • Ajay Mahajan
    Founder, FICC Capital
  • Raghav Bahl
    Founding/Controlling Shareholder & Managing Director, Network 18
  • Sandip Das
    Managing Director, Reliance JioInfocomm
  • Anupama Verma
    Actress/Model


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