• Sleepy Hollow, Nainital, Uttarakhand
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Management Studies Department: D.S.B. Campus, Nainital

The Department of Management Studies (DMS) was established in 1997 under the aegis of the University Grants Commission (U.G.C.) and concurrence from the State Government. The Department offers two programmes in management- MBA 2 Year Full Time Programme and MBA Integrated Five year Programme. The MBA 2 Year Full Time Programme is the only AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) approved course under a State University in Uttarakhand. The MBA Integrated programme was initiated in 2011 with an intake of forty students. The number since then has been increasing every year.


DMS is a University Department under the Faculty of Commerce and Management located at Bhimtal-a satellite town of Nainital and is situated in the Himalayan foot-hills. Bhimtal is gradually emerging as an educational hub. Besides, Bhimtal also has several National and State level research centres.


Apart from education DMS also lays emphasis on overall personality development of students. Seminars, guest lectures, group discussions and presentations are regularly held to enhance the all round personality development of the students. Also there is a rich tradition of stage shows, fairs, sports, games, fetes, and other cultural activities. All these activities add colour and vibrance to the campus life. Industrial visits and excursions are regularly organized to provide exposure to students and make curriculum more meaningful. We also have a student council that is run by the student representatives, thus providing students a platform to come together and discuss various issues with the faculty members. The council members are responsible for different portfolios and work for the development of the same.


The library is housed in a big hall which is fully furnished and adequately equipped. The department has a vast collection of books under all the streams of management. National, International journals, newspapers and business magazines and periodicals provides students good exposure to current developments at global and local level. The books related to the subjects are provided to the students for the whole semester thus making it easier for the students to learn the concepts being taught in the class.


The class rooms are well furnished and designed to assist faculty student interface in a better way. The audio- video aids such as LCD projectors are available in classes for making learning experience more interactive, meaningful and lively. The department understands the importance of computer education and power of internet. The Computer Center has 75 computers with latest configuration connected with LAN and has continuous internet connectivity. The students have easy access to the computer center at all times in the working days. Apart from this the whole campus is Wi-Fi thus making it easier for the students to avail the internet facility anywhere in the campus. We also have a dedicated uninterrupted power supply (UPS) system hence power cuts are never an issue.


The department has a well furnished Auditorium and conference hall for conducting guest lectures and seminars. The Auditorium has a seating arrangement for more than 200 and is equipped with latest audio-video aids for facilitating a better interaction between the speaker and audience.


The department provides separate hostel facility for boys and girls. The hostels are a piece of good infrastructure with adequate sports facilities of indoor and outdoor games. We have electric generators in hostels thus providing 24 hours power supply to students residing in hostels.


The Department has pioneered management education in the region and has established itself as the foremost and most sought after Department imparting management education in the region. It is committed to provide quality educational facilities for training young men and Women for taking up careers in management and create knowledge through research.

Head of the Department

Name : Dr. P. C. Kavidayal

Phone : 9412985896

Email : pkavidayal@gmail.com


Prof. P.C. Kavidayal is Professor and Head at Department of Management Studies, Kumaun University Campus Bhimtal. Dr. Kavidayal a Gold Medalist in B.Com & M. Com has earned his Ph D in the area of Industrial Relations from Kumaun University, Nainital. Major areas of his research interest include capital market, corporate finance, financial services and Human Resource. His teaching interest includes Financial Management, Financial Accounting, Investment Management, Management Accounting and Tax Planning.


Dr. Kavidayal has published several research papers in Journals of repute and participated in many National and International Conferences. He is actively engaged in supervision of Ph.D. scholars and MBA research projects where 5 Ph Ds have been awarded and 7 scholars are currently working under his supervision. He has supervised more than 75 MBA research projects and also authored two books. He is on the reviewers’ panel for various Journals and on the panel of selection committees for Faculty in Management Institutions. He is also member of inspection committees of Uttarakhand Technical University for Management and Engineering Institutes/ Colleges. He is actively involved in organising of MDPs/EDPs and is a resource person in such programmes. He has organised several seminars/ workshops and training programmes in the different areas of Management. Besides teaching and research, he has rich and vast experience of academic administration while holding various administrative positions in the institutions, he has worked with. Under his leadership DMS is making all round progress especially in terms of placement of its students in reputed companies and improved academic standard.

Faculty Members of DSB Campus, Nainital
S.No Name Designation Specialization Email Phone Photograph Academic Profile
1 Dr. P. C. Kavidayal Professor and Campus Head Accounting, Finance and Industrial Relation pkavidayal@gmail.com 9412985896 Dr. P. C. Kavidayal View Profile
2 Dr. L.K.Singh Associate Professor Finance and Management L_k_singh@yahoo.co.in 9412427965 Dr. L.K.Singh View Profile
3 Dr. Amit Joshi Associate Professor Marketing & Strategic Management, Knowledge Management amitjoshiaj@gmail.com 9410349047 Dr. Amit Joshi View Profile
4 Dr. Hitesh Pant Assistant Professor (Contract) Quantitative Techniques, Rural Marketing and Research Methodology. Resource Pant_kumba@yahoo.co.in 9411349274 Dr. Hitesh Pant View Profile
5 Mr. Sunil Kumar Assistant Professor (Contract) Artificial Intelligence Sunil_arora29@yahoo.com 9412680140 Mr. Sunil Kumar View Profile
6 Mrs. Pratibha Pant Assistant Professor (Contract) Human Resource and Marketing Pratibhapant2010@gmail.com 9012970812 Mrs. Pratibha Pant View Profile
7 Dr. Neelam Pandey Assistant Professor (Contractual) Accounts and Finance kneelu_rana@rediffmail.com 9411757180 Dr. Neelam Pandey View Profile
8 Mr. Udit Pandey Assistant Professor (Contractual) Human Resource and Marketing neerajnautiyal@yahoo.com 8954864166 Mr. Udit Pandey View Profile
9 Mr. Amarpreet singh Virdi Assistant Professor (Contractual) Marketing and HR virdi.amar@gmail.com 7830692417 Mr. Amarpreet singh Virdi View Profile
10 Mr. Pradeep Kumar Assistant Professor (Contractual) Power Management pradeep.kumar@outlook.com Mr. Pradeep Kumar View Profile

Management Studies Department: Bhimtal
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