Department of Management Studies

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Department of Management Studies, Jai Narain Vyas University
Established 1968
Type Education and research institution
Students 100-150
Location Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Campus Urban, 20 acres (0.081 km2)
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Department of Management Studies (DMS) also known as DMS Jodhpur is a business school under State University Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur in North-western state of Rajasthan, India. It is a co-educational Institute offering Post Graduate Courses in Management Education and Research since 1968.


Jai Narain Vyas University was established in 1962. MBA Course was started in 1968 under the aegis of Department of Commerce by Late Prof. D M Elhance. In 1989-90 a separate Department of Management Studies was created and the responsibility of MBA course was entrusted to it. Jodhpur MBA is one of the earliest MBA Program to be started in India and a contemporary of IIMs.It has been a pioneer department and first University in INDIA.[1]


The Department is located in the heart of the city in Jaswant Campus of Jai Narain Vyas University. It has a sprawling building with well furnished classrooms, Seminar room and computer center.

Library and Resources[edit]

The Department has a library with more than one lakh documents consisting of technical books, reports, standards and back volumes of journals. The library subscribes to periodicals (print) plus (Journals). The library has over 40,000 volumes of books, periodicals and journals in the book bank.

Residential Hostels[edit]

Separate PG Hostels for boys and girls are available in the University campus. Hostels are provided with amenities like televisions, telephones, intercom, water purifiers and coolers, indoor and outdoor sports kits.


The eligibility criteria for admission to the MBA program is 50% aggregate marks in Graduation. Admission is through the Common Management Aptitude Test(CMAT).[2] All AICTE approved institutions are expected to use CMAT Score for admissions into management programs and comply with the orders of Hon’ble Supreme Court dated 17.03.2011 and 26.03.2011 directing institutions to use the specified tests for the admission of academic year 2012-13 including CMAT- All India Entrance Examination of AICTE in place of State Level Examinations by the respective state government.[3]

Placement Cell[edit]

DMS, Jodhpur has a full-fledged placement cell. A good large number of companies participate in the campus interviews. The efforts put in by the Alumni Association towards campus placement is noteworthy.


DMS offers six major Management programs [4][5]

  1. MBA (Master of business Administration) - 2 years degree course
  2. MTA (Master of Tourism Administration) - 2 years degree course
  3. DTHM Post Graduate Diploma in Tourism and Hotel management)
  4. MBA (Financial Services): New Course: Two years duration
  5. Diploma in Insurance Management: One year PG Diploma in Insurance
  6. Material management and Supply Chain Management: One year post graduate Diploma in Supply Chain

It also offers Fellow Programme in Management, Ph.D. The Ph.D program at JNV University is aimed at multidisciplinary research which has attracted aspiring young researchers as well as eminent personalities from the Industry, Government and Academia.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)[edit]

MBA is the flagship program of the DMS. It is a two year full-time degree program of learning and training recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)(Source AICTE website) [6] The MBA curriculum is based on the semester system, consisting of 22 papers in core and functional areas of management education. The program equips the learner with cross-disciplinary knowledge and skill set with the mantra of working together, works wonders.


The curriculum offers specialisation in the area of

  • Finance
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Purchase and Materials Management.
  • Production Management

Master of Tourism Administration (MTA )[edit]

MTA is a two year full-time program aimed at providing a market ready workforce of Tourism professionals. The curriculum is divided into 18 papers out of which 8 are common to the MBA course focusing on General Management Principles and Practices. The remaining papers lay special emphasis on three important sectors of Tourism - Aviation, Travel Agency & Hotel Industry. Foreign Language Course (French) is also a part of the curriculum. Jodhpur MTA Program enjoys special rapport with the Department of Tourism, Art & Culture, Government of Rajasthan. Time and again Department of Tourism seeks assistance of MTA students for its various research projects and conducting the fairs and festivals.


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