• 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. L. K. Singh

Phone : 9412427964

Email : L_k_singh@yahoo.co.in


Prof. L. K. Singh completed his B.Text. in Textile Technology from Government Central Textile Institute (now UPTIT), Kanpur. He completed his MBA from Rohil Khand University Bareilly. He also completed MSC (Finance) from ICFAI University and received the charter of CFA. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in the area of Portfolio Management. He has served the corporate world for nearly ten years at different managerial levels in production, marketing, sales coordination and planning in various organisations of repute including Grasim Industries and Indian Rayon and Industries Ltd, the two flagship companies of Aditya Birla Group. During his corporate stint he has conceptualised, planned and implemented a project on “end of the line packaging automation system” apart from his routine assignments.

His academic innings began when he joined Department of Management Studies, Kumaun University, Bhimtal in 1999 as the first regular/permanent faculty of the department. He has been the Head of this department for more than six years in two stints. He was convener of Board of Studies as well as RDC in Management Studies. He has been associated with various academic and research bodies of other Universities. He was one of the Joint Director of Counselling and Placement Directorate of Kumaun University. He has taught various subjects to the students of MBA programme. His major area of interest is Finance. He is regularly teaching subjects like Financial Decision Making, Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, International Finance, Financial Derivatives, Financial Markets and Institutions etc to MBA students. He has published more than fifteen research papers in various reputed journals. He has also published a book on Portfolio Management. Five research scholars have so far completed their Ph.D. under his supervision. His current areas of research include Mergers and Acquisitions, and Dividend Policy.

Faculty Members of DSB Campus, Nainital
S.No Name Designation Specialization Email Phone Photograph Academic Profile
1 Dr. L. K. Singh Professor and Head Finance and Management L_k_singh@yahoo.co.in 9412427965 Dr. L. K. Singh View Profile
2 Dr. P. C. Kavidayal Professor Accounting, Finance and Industrial Relation pkavidayal@gmail.com 9412985896 Dr. P. C. Kavidayal View Profile
3 Dr. Amit Joshi 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 (Contract) Accounts and Finance kneelu_rana@rediffmail.com 9411757180 Dr. Neelam Pandey View Profile
8 Mr. Udit Pandey Assistant Professor (Contract) Human Resource and Marketing neerajnautiyal@yahoo.com 8954864166 Mr. Udit Pandey View Profile
9 Mr. Amarpreet singh Virdi Assistant Professor (Contract) Marketing and HR virdi.amar@gmail.com 7830692417 Mr. Amarpreet singh Virdi View Profile
10 Mr. Pradeep Kumar Assistant Professor (Contract) Power Management pradeep.kumar@outlook.com Mr. Pradeep Kumar View Profile

Diploma/Certificate Syllabus
Graduation Syllabus
Post Graduation Syllabus
  1. CBCS Syllabus MBA
  2. MBA Integrated 2 year Course
  3. MBA Integrated 5 year Course
Extra Syllabus
Management Studies Department: Bhimtal
  1. Time Table (Year 2020-21)