Faculty of Management Sciences (FMS Delhi) is a constituent college of Delhi University established in 1954. The college has been accredited with NAAC and is a founding member of the Association of Management Development Institutions of South Asia (AMDISA). Some of the members of AMDISA include ESADE, Barcelona Spain, INSEAD Fontainebleau France, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. FMS Delhi is one of the top favorites among the MBA Aspirants due to its remarkably low fees of INR 1.92 Lakhs. The college also offers an MBA Executive (Evening), an Executive MBA program in Health Care Administration, PhD course in Management. FMS Delhi also offers various other short time MDPs (Management Development Programs) to facilitate the learning process for working executives.
FMS Delhi Placements 2022 report is out now and the top bschool has successfully achieved a 100% placement percentage during the placement drive. The average salary, which stood at INR 32.4 LPA, increased by 24% compared to the last year. 257 students participated in the placement drive & all of them got placed. Further, FMS Delhi MBA admission process for fewer than 300 seats is over now. The college shortlisted 1980 candidates to appear for Personal Interview and Extempore.
FMS Delhi Highlights
|MBA Fees||INR 1.92 Lakhs|
|Average CTC||INR 26.2 LPA|
|Highest CTC||INR 58.8 LPA|
|Top Recruiters||Aditya Birla Group, Accenture, BYJU’s, Capgemini, EY|
|MBA Cutoff||General Category Composite Score: 53.851|
|Ranking||12 in Outlook ICARE 2021 Ranking|
FMS Delhi Admission Process
FMS Delhi offers a 2 year MBA program as its flagship program and for 2022 admissions, the college will consider CAT Score. FMS Delhi will conduct a Personal Interview and Extempore online and the college will not conduct GD. For MBA Admission has introduced a new component to its admission policy i. e Discussion on Statement of Purpose. For Admission to MBA program of FMS Delhi, the minimum CAT cutoff required is around 98-99 percentile.
FMS Delhi Placements 2022
FMS Delhi Placements 2022 has been concluded with a 100% placement percentage. Out of 269 students, 257 participated in the placement drive. The participating batch received highest ever average package compared to the past years. 28 new recruiters, who visited the campus this year, included Adani, Aon, Avendus Capital, Bharti Enterprises, Crisil, Deloitte India and many more.
FMS Delhi Final Placement 2022 Witnesses 100% Recruitment, Average CTC at INR 32.4 LPA.
FMS Delhi Summer Internship Placements 2023
FMS Delhi recently concluded its 2021-23 summer internship placement drive. 127 freshers were hired by the participating recruiters. 35 students had work experience of upto 1 year, 71 students had work experience of 13 to 24 months, 30 students had work experience of 25 to 36 months & 9 students had more than 36 months of work experience. There were 32% increase in Finance offers, 72% increase in Consulting offers. The median stipend increased to 2.6 Lakhs per month. The below table shows the summer internship placements highlights:
|Batch||Internship Statistics (2021-23)|
|No. of Students participated||272|
|No. of Students placed||272|
|No. of Offers made||290|
|No. of Companies participated||102|
|Highest Stipend||INR 5 Lakhs per month|
|Average Stipend||INR 2.62 Lakhs per month|
|Median Stipend||INR 2.60 Lakhs per month|
|Average Stipend (men)||INR 2.60 Lakhs per month|
|Average Stipend (women)||INR 2.64 Lakhs per month|
|Average stipend of top 10% students||INR 3.7 Lakhs per month|
|Average stipend of top 25% students||INR 3.36 Lakhs per month|
|Average stipend of top 50% students||INR 3.13 Lakhs per month|
|Top Domains||Consulting, Operations, IT/E-Commerce|
Out of 278 students, 272 students participated & all of them got placed. 6 students opted out from the placement process. Reputed recruiters like Adani, Adobe, Amazon, ITC, KPMG, ICICI Bank, Google, Flipkart, Ernst & young etc visited the campus.
FMS Delhi Ranking
FMS Delhi is one the best management colleges in India and various ranking agencies like Business Today, Outlook I Care, Economics Times, etc. have included the college in their list of Top Management Colleges in India
|Business Today MDRA Best B-schools survey 2021||9|
|Outlook ICARE 2021||12|
|ET B-School Overall 2021||15|
|ET B-School HR 2021||17|
|ET B-School IT 2021||10|
|ET B-School Marketing 2021||10|
|CEO World Magazine 2021 (Global Ranking)||51|
FMS Delhi Hostel
FMS Delhi offers hostel facilities to its full-time MBA program students. The college has separate facilities for male and female candidates. The hostel fee for FMS Delhi is approximately 30K for 2 years. The various hostels at FMS Delhi are as follows
|Men’s Hostel||Women’s Hostel|
|V. K. R. V. Rao Hostel (60 seats for FMS)||The Provost, University Hostel for Women|
|The Provost, Gwyer Hall||The Provost, Meghdoot Hostel|
|The Provost, Jubilee Hall||The Provost, Geetanjali Hostel, University of Delhi, South Campus, Benito Juarez Road|
|The Provost, International Student's House||-|
|The Provost, Mansarovar Hostel||-|
|The Provost, P. G. Men's Hostel||-|
FMS Delhi Scholarship
FMS does not have a scholarship program of its own. The scholarships at FMS are funded by external private entities and by the central Govt. The first 20 students (according to an aggregate score of CAT + PI + Extempore + any other selection procedure) are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Below mentioned scholarships are provided to the management students by FMS Delhi for its ongoing courses.
- Aditya Birla Group Scholarship
- NTPC Scholarship
- OPJEMS scholarship
- Central Government Scholarship for SC/ST students
FMS Delhi FAQs
Q. Does FMS Delhi offer reservations to its students ?
Ans. FMS Delhi is a national institute funded by UGC. The college provides no reservation for candidates belonging to any particular state. There is reservation and relaxation for certain categories only as per Delhi University norms.
Q. Has FMS got any international collaboration?
Ans. Yes, as a founding member of the Association of Management Development Institutions of South Asia (AMDISA), FMS has international collaborations with institutions around the world to encourage Foreign Exchange Programs. Some of the global institutions with whom FMS Delhi has academic tie ups are ESADE, Barcelona, Spain; University of California, Fullerton, USA; University Bielefeld, Germany; Manchester Business School, England etc.
Q. At what percentile can I expect a call from FMS?
Ans. The CAT score required for getting a call from FMS Delhi is mostly 99 percentile. FMS Delhi cutoff is calculated as per the composite score in CAT. The premier B School considers CAT Score for its initial shortlisting and 5 extra marks are also awarded to female candidates.
Q. Does FMS have a hostel?
Ans. FMS Delhi students are provided accommodation in the DU hostels. DU has 6 hostels for boys and 3 hostels for girls allotted to the FMS students. The FMS hostel fee is charged extra apart from the tuition fee which is INR 69000/-.
Q. Does FMS accept XAT scores for its PGDM shortlisting?
Ans. No, as of now, XAT score is not considered for getting into PGDM at FMS Delhi. The college shortlists the applicants based on valid CAT scores.
Q. Does FMS Delhi have any reservation for the students?
Ans. FMS Delhi is a reputed national institute funded by the University Grants Commission. There is absolutely no reservation for people from any particular state. However, there is reservation and relaxation for certain categories as per Delhi University norms.
Q. How many seats are offered for MBA in FMS Delhi?
Ans. For the upcoming 2022 batch, the sanctioned seat intake for its flagship MBA Program at FMS Delhi will be 251. Additionally, 48 seats are approved under the program for supernumerary students.
Q. Does FMS Delhi require work experience?
Ans. If there is a relevant work experience related to the services sector, naturally the candidate would have an edge. However, applicants with work experience are not given any extra preference as work experience is neither mandatory nor is it considered as a weightage criteria for admission to MBA in FMS. Freshers are encouraged to apply for the aforesaid program at FMS.
Q. I have done my CA after doing only my CA (Inter). Am I eligible to take the FMS exam?
Ans. Yes you are. But, if you have done only CA (Inter) without completing any undergraduate degree or completing CA (Final), then you are not eligible to appear in the FMS entrance exam.
Q. What is unique about FMS Delhi?
Ans. FMS was established in 1954 and was the first institute in India to offer management training for professional managers. With a practical approach of teaching theory grounded in real-world application, FMS has built its reputation of being a top ranked institute. FMS is among the few B Schools of India, where every permanent faculty member is a PhD.
Q. What are MBA fees at FMS Delhi?
Ans. The tuition Fee at FMS Delhi is one of the most affordable amongst all Business schools. The Annual tuition fee for MBA-Full Time at FMS is approximately INR 10,480 per year. The annual fee can be paid in a sum of INR 50,000 approx. in two equal portions of Rs. 25,000 each for MBA.
Q. Does FMS Delhi also offer a hostel facility?
Ans. Faculty of Management Studies does not have a hostel so it shares its accommodation with the hostel premises of the University of Delhi. DU has numerous departments and a paucity of hostels, the hostel intake for men at FMS is limited to 60 students every year. The rest of the students have to look for accommodation outside the university campus. All the hostels are located at North Campus. Candidates need to appear for the personal interview for availing hostel facilities.
Q. What is the opening and closing cutoff for MBA at FMS Delhi?
Ans. FMS MBA CAT Cutoff indicates the minimum marks/ percentile required to take admission in an MBA course. The highest and lowest cutoff went last year were 97 and 87 (approx.) respectively for the general category.
Q. What are the student activities at FMS Delhi?
Ans. FMS Delhi has many student activities and clubs, namely- Management Science Association, Alumni Relations Society, The Consulting Club, The Cultural Society, The Finance Society, Scholastic Council, The Systems Society, Entrepreneurship Cell, Fiesta, The HR & OB Society, The Sports Society, Media Relations Cell and The Marketing Society.
Q. Does FMS Delhi offer any scholarships?
Ans. FMS offers the following scholarships to students:
- Aditya Birla
- Central Government Scholarship for SC/ST students
Q. Does FMS Delhi give weightage to gender diversity in final selection?
Ans. No, FMS Delhi does not have a special score for gender diversity in its selection process. However, like all good management schools, FMS would like to maintain a healthy gender ratio, which is increasingly being reflected in the growth in the number of women candidates year on year. The male to female percentage is found to be 70% : 30% in FMS-Faculty of Management Studies as of now.
Q. What minimum CAT percentile is required for MBA Admission in FMS Delhi?
Ans. The overall CAT percentile above 98 can be apt enough for FMS Delhi for general candidates. The weightage given to sectional cutoff for calculating Composite scores for shortlisting are mentioned below.
- Quantitative Ability (QA): 30%
- Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR): 30%
- Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VARC): 40%
Q. Can I get direct admission in FMS Delhi?
Ans. No, there is no such provision of getting admissions in FMS Delhi through lateral entry. Further, you need to appear for the C/AT exams followed by GD /PI to get admission in the college’s flagship MBA program.