Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies (DSIMS), Mumbai is another milestone in the field of education that was set up in the year 2010. The institute offers full-time/ part-time MBA, Executive MBA, Family Business Management and PDGM affiliated to the University of Mumbai and AICTE. The highest package offered to students of DSIMS Mumbai was 7 LPA while the average package offered was 3.5 LPA.

DSIMS Mumbai Highlights

Official Website http://www.rset.edu.in
Affiliation University of Mumbai and AUC
Entrance Exams Accepted CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ ATMA or MAHCET
Mode of Registration Online
- Collaborations with National/ International Institutes/ Universities like the University of Northumbria, the University of East London for academic partnership and global exposure.
- Received an ISO certification for quality management education by Lloyd's Register LRQA.
- Conducts International study tours to Frankfurt, Munich, Heidelberg, Stuttgart, and Neuschwanstein

DSIMS Mumbai Rankings

  • Ranked 7th among the Top B-Schools in Mumbai By Times B School Survey 2018.
  • Ranked 72 among the Top 100 B Schools in India By Times B School Survey 2018.
  • Ranked 13th among the Top B-Schools of Excellence By Competition Success Review-GHRDC B-Schools Survey 2018.
  • Ranked 105th among Private B Schools in India as per Business World Rankings 2015.
  • DSIMS wins Asia’s 100 Best & Fastest Growing Management Institute organized by WCRC Leaders, Asia Edition.
  • Awarded ‘Fastest Growing Private Education Institute 2012-13’ in the ‘Business School’ category Process Advisors & Evaluators-KPMG in India.

DSIMS Mumbai Courses

Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies offers several Postgraduate Degrees and Diploma courses to the candidates. The courses offered by DSIMS are as follows: PGDM, Family Managed Business, Administration, Executive Program in Management (EPM), Management Development Programs (MDP), Faculty Development Programs (FDP)

Courses Eligibility Fees
PGDM Bachelor's Degree examination in any faculty from a UGC recognized University with 50% marks in aggregate. 4,50,000
Family Managed Business Administration Graduate/Diploma in Engineering with actual involvement in the family business 4,25,000
Executive Program in Management (EPM) Graduation in any discipline (Two years of work experience desirable) 4,50,000
Management Development Programs (MDP) Graduation in any discipline (Two years of work experience desirable) --
Faculty Development Programs (FDP) Graduation in any discipline (Two years of work experience desirable) --
Master of Management Studies (MMS) Graduation with 50% marks in aggregate --

Note: The institute also offers Women Entrepreneurship Program to the Women desirous of setting up their own business with good communication skills with onetime payment of INR 50,000.

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DSIMS Mumbai Admissions

Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies offers Postgraduate courses under different disciplines of management studies. The criteria to apply is Graduation from a recognized University with minimum required marks. Candidates will be selected for PGDM on the basis of rank scored in CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ ATMA or MAHCET, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Check here MAHCET Cut off

Application Procedure

Step 1: Click here to fill the Online Admission Form.

Step 2: Fill the application and submit it online. On submission of the form, you would get a downloadable PDF of your filled up form.

Step 3: Send the print out of the downloadable form along with application processing fees of Rs 1000/- by demand draft drawn in favor of "RS - DSIMS" to the Admissions Officer.

Step 4: All eligible applicants will be called for Personal Interviews.

Step 5: Selected applicants will be informed and the last date for payment of the course fee will be announced.

Note: Forms received without the application fees will not be considered for admission. For any doubts, you can call or come personally to the campus.

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DSIMS Mumbai Scholarship

Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies provides a number of scholarships and freeships based on a combination of merit and means. These scholarships are designed to help the students complete their education.

DSIMS delivers this benefit in three ways:

  • Free ship for one student from PGDM – the primary criteria being an economic status of the student and merit within the selected students.
  • IRB Scholarship for two students from PGDM for academic excellence in the first year.
  • Durgadevi Saraf Medal and Ghanshyamdas Saraf Gold Medal for one student from PGDM – for all-round academic excellence in the first year.

The scholars are selected by a panel of faculty from DSIMS and forwarded to the trustees of the Rajasthani Sammelan Education Trust for the final decision. The scholarship amount varies and is awarded on a yearly basis – making it mandatory for the scholars to continue their performance every term. The methodology and application procedure are available in the student handbook, which is issued to the students on admission.

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DSIMS Mumbai Placements

There is a distinguished and special Training & Placement Cell which deals in all kinds of internships programs, seminars, and workshops related to the preparatory sessions or drills for the placement assistance of the students. The Placements session the year 2019 has got over with 100% Placement Track Record in 2 days with 411 students got 488 offers from many elite and reputed recruiters.

  • Highest Package offered: 7 LPA
  • Average Package offered: 3.5 LPA
  • DSIMS Mumbai Placements

Top Recruiters are: Samsung, Oppo, Cafe Coffee Day, Amazon, Flipkart, Myntra, Swiggy, Zomato, Mac Donald etc.

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DSIMS Mumbai Facilities

Knowledge Resource Centre:

Knowledge Resource Centre (KRC) aims to be one of the best Business and Management Science libraries in Mumbai. Our ever-growing collection includes of some of the best resources on contemporary management thought, and it includes nearly 60 journals in different disciplines of management and allied sciences.

Computer Lab: 
Beniprasad Lahuruka Computer Lab Hi-tech computer lab with an integrated campus-wide network. Having set up 100 plus computers.

Campus Life: 

We believe that only intellectual stimulation will not able to make a perfect leader; physical fitness, co-curricular & cultural activities should be there as other ingredients to generate entrepreneurial ability & leadership capabilities of our young ones. One can definitely feel the kind of vibrancy & dynamism the campus has with the presence of various student committees, Entrepreneurship Cell, Placement Committees & others.


Draupadidevi Sanwarmal Women's hostel For the convenience of the students who want to pursue their post-graduate programs but do not have residential accommodation in Mumbai. Rajasthani Sammelan has built a women's hostel with the ultra-modern facility on Level 11 & 12 of RS education campus. The hostel has rooms with twin sharing AC and Non AC accommodation. All the rooms are well furnished with attached bathrooms. Common facilities include a recreational area and dining area. The hostel has dedicated warden along with medical facility and security 24X7. The hostel is wi-fi connected and so girls can utilize their time for assignments/ projects while in the hostel too.

Economics Club: 

The DSIMS Economics Club, named Arthashastra is an association of young Kautilyas responsible to shape Indian economy to lead global businesses in the future course of time. DEC creates a rich platform to disseminate information, relate those with different schools of thought & enable young minds to come out with their own views to judge the public policies and solve various economic & geopolitical problems.

DSIMS Mumbai Faculty

Name: Dr. Sumana Chaudhuri

  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Educational Qualification: M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Calcutta

Name: Prof. Somesh Kumar Banerji

  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Educational Qualification: B Tech in Metallurgical Engineering from IIT Mumbai and a PGDM from IIM Bangalore

Name: Prof. Zubin Sethna

  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Educational Qualification: MBA from Mumbai University

Name: Prof. Sadhana Ghosh

  • Designation: Adjunct Professor
  • Educational Qualification: M. Stat. from Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta

Name: Dr. Sumana Chaudhuri

  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Educational Qualification: M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Calcutta

About DSIMS Mumbai

Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies has state of the art infrastructure to facilitate effective teaching & learning processes of its existing programs. All the modern wi-fi enabled classrooms, computer lab & library (named popularly as Knowledge Resource Centre) within a centrally air-conditioned setup are the perfect adobe for creating future leaders. Apart from classrooms, we have our Seminar Halls, Auditorium & Durgadevi Saraf Hall with excellent acoustic, to organize Industry Immersive Sessions on a regular interval. 


Ques. Is there any preference given to students with executive-level work experience?

Ans. Yes, We do give weightage for relevant work experience.

Ques. How Do I pay my application Fees?

Ans. Payment of fees is by demand draft drawn in favor of "RS-DSIMS' payable at Mumbai.

Ques. Where is the Institute of DSIMS Mumbai located?

Ans. Institute is located at Malad (West), Mumbai. Malad is the nearest available local railway station. Institute can also be reached by Bus.

Ques. How PGDM in DSIMS will help me in building my career?

Ans. In our PGDM pedagogy, a lot of Guest lecturers are invited from the corporate sector. We have our Industry- Institute Partnership Cell (IIPC) at which a PG student gets an opportunity to interact and network with the industry people. To meet the requirement of the industry and to keep the sanctity of the classroom learning DSIMS has developed a unique feature - the Manager in Making or MiM Program. The major objective of the MiM program is to provide a holistic understanding of the National as well as Global Business Environment and to achieve a working knowledge of the business practices through direct interaction with managers, workers and government officials. Besides, the syllabus of PGDM is updated at regular intervals with due consultation with our esteemed Board of Studies Members who are generally top executives from Corporate and Academia.

Ques. What is the total intake for the PGDM Program and what are the specializations ion areas under this Program.

Ans. The Intake for the program is 120. Specializations areas are Finance, Marketing, Human Resources Management and Operations/Supply Chain Management