DBS - Doon Business School, Dehradun

Dehradun, Uttarakhand | Estd.: 2007

Type: Private | Approved By: AICTE,UTU

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31 May 2021


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₹7.4 LPA

About The College

Sprawling a 4-acre campus, Doon Business School is one of the Premier Business schools in the northern sides of India, popularly known as DBS is an AICTE approved institute located at Dehradun, Uttarakhand (affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University for MBA & Integrated MBS; HNB Garhwal University for MBA-IB/MA & BA (Hons) Mass Comm; HNB Garhwal University / Sri Dev Suman University for BBA/BCA/B.Com; Sri Dev Suman University for B.Com Hons; Sri Dev Suman University for all science courses).

DBS's main motive is to make sure not only to provide quality education but also to make sure to create erudite employees and managers who can become future leaders and leave a long-lasting impression and make a difference in the world of Business and other social sectors.

Doon Business School (DBS) faculty members are trained and have teaching experience working in top-notch education institutions such as IIM, FMS, and Harvard, etc. The faculty members at DBS have a unique style of teaching which includes various activities like simulation, case studies, assessments, role-plays, and thesis and reports. One of the Top ranked business schools in northern India; DBS offers both UG and PG courses by faculties who have experience in teaching at business schools abroad. The college offers courses in management, commerce, computer applications, and agriculture sciences.

Vission of Doon Business School

  • To be a Nationally Recognised Management Institution focused on developing business leaders. 

Mission of Doon Business School

  • To create a transformative educational experience focused on deep disciplinary knowledge, problem-solving, leadership, interpersonal skills, and personal health & well-being.

  • Dehradun Business School (DBS) or the Doon Business School is an Indian management school established in 2007 in the state of Uttarakhand. The Institute is known for providing a qualitative educational environment for students of management. The Doon Business School earned approval from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is affiliated to the Uttarakhand Technical University (UTU). Doon Business School Ranking is No.1 in Uttarakhand. The Week listed Doon Business School Ranking in Dehradun as the top B-School in Uttarakhand, and the All India Management Association (AIMA) listed Doon Business School Ranking among the top 10 B-Schools in Northern India. Doon Business School Placement has been able to secure more than 100% placement offers every year for its students by developing strong corporate relationships and building their skills. Doon Business School average placements were around 5 lacs. The Doon Business School highest package goes above ten lakhs.


Doon Business School (DBS) Highlights



Type of Institution/ University


Accredited/Approved by

AICTE & UGC approved

Entrance Examination


Courses and Curriculum

12 courses across 5 streams

Lodging Facility

Hostel accommodation available


Well stocked library

Campus Infrastructure

Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports

Modes of Education

Full- time

Highest Salary Offered

Rs. 23.5 LPA

Average Salary Offered

Rs. 7.4 LPA

Scholarships Offered


Gender Intake

Co- educational

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Summer Internships available


Dr. Nitin Balwani



Doon Business School International Internships:

Students of the Doon Business School Global can also take part in an internship program overseas in countries such as Singapore and Dubai. All of their lodging, meal plans and travel costs are handled by the company. Only management students are eligible for international internships.

The Career Development Cell (CDC) of Doon Business School Placement Dehradun provides counseling and career guidance to all of its students. It has been achieving a nearly 100% placement record every year at the Dehradun Business School. Some of the important highlights of the placement 2021 at Doon Business School are as follows

Summer Internship


Students Registered at Doon Business School Placements


Sector-wise Doon Business School Placements


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Doon Business School Placement Average Package offered previous Year


Doon Business School Placement Median Package offered


Doon Business School Placements Average Package offered in 2019-2020


Doon Business School Placements Highest Package Offered


Doon Business School Placements (International Offers)


Doon Business School Placements Maximum Package (International)



You can further find Doon Business School placement in details at FormsAdda Doon Business School Page

  • Infusing both managerial skills and technological knowledge into DBS Dehradun's programs, students are prepared for the competitive edge quite well.

  • Management, Mass Communication, Commerce, Computer Applications, and Agriculture & Allied Sciences are the five different departments of education at Doon Business School. Learning is enhanced by the presence of all necessary facilities on campus. The distinguished faculty at DBS Dehradun ensures a healthy interaction between students and teachers by using methods such as case studies, reports, and project management. Undergraduate programmes at the Institute include BA, BSc, BCom, BCA and BBA. On the postgraduate level, the institute offers MBAs, PGDMs, MScs, and MCAs. Moreover, the institute offers a combined BBA + MBA program, as well as additional certificate programs.

  • As part of our international alliances, Doon Business School provides students with back-end support in the form of SAP training from universities around the globe, such as the Queensland University of Technology in Australia. Students will benefit greatly from a strategic alliance with Microsoft Academic Alliance. There are more of these partnerships being formed to accommodate a broad range of learning. In the area of capital administration & clinical research, Kriger Research, USA is a leading multinational research organisation. These courses feature content and curriculum developed by Kriger Research, Inc., USA.

  • An international HR consulting firm that operates in 80 countries and has 3500 offices, known as Manpower Consultants also works in collaboration with DBS through its talent search and hiring center at the campus. Through real-life skills training and placement, students engage in real-time real-life talent acquisition.


Top Recruiter's From Last Two Years

Godrej | Flipkart | Samsung | Axis Bank | Uniqlo | HCL | ITC | Berger Paints | JustDial, etc. 

Doon Business School Top Recruiters (DBS)

  • India Glycol Limited has shortlisted four students for the HR Generalist position

  • Axis Bank hired three students from the PGDM/MBA program

  • As of July 2018, Jaro Education offered the profile of Career Development Executive to students at a salary of Rs 8.5 LPA.

  • Saint Gobain offered students a 6.5 lakh rupee compensation package for their management training and sales roles

  • Extramarks became the top recruiter of DBS by selecting 12 students. It was also the company that offered the highest salary package of Rs 12.4 LPA for the role of Business Development Officer

  • Additionally, four BBA and BCom students (batch 2020) were hired by UNIQLO

  • The ETV Bharat team has placed two MA in Mass Communication students

  • The ICICI Bank shortlisted 36 MBA/PGDM candidates for final placements from its MBA and PGDM batches.

Some other Doon Business School Top recruiters are:

Axis Bank ICICI Prudential InterGlobe
Colgate Palmolive Flipkart HDFC Bank
Genpact Godrej Samsung
Publicis Sapient IDFC First Bank Kotak Mahindra Bank
Extramarks Saint Gobain India Glycol Limited
Johnson & Johnson 99 acres.com Bonn


Industry Integration Awards 2020  

  • Presented by Education Post, Conferred at FWA Annual Industry Conclave

The Week 2019

  • 1st Best B-School in Uttarakhand

India Today Nielsen Survey

  • 2nd Best Institution in India (After IIM-A) in ‘Future Orientation of Management Courses’

India Today (June 2018)

  • 5th Best Institution in North India for Management Programs

 Doon Business School Ranking

  • 1st as Business India November 2020 as No. 1 B- School in Uttarakhand and ranked it among the Top 50 Best B- Schools in India.

  • DBS was given the Industry Integration Awards 2020, which was presented by Education Post, Conferred at FWA Annual Industry Conclave.
  • The Week 2020 Doon Business School Ranking as the 1st B- School in Uttarakhand, 15th Best B- School in North India and 63rd Best B- School in India. It ranked DBS among Top 14 Best Mass Communication Colleges in All India Ranking.

  • BW Business World 2020  Doon Business School Ranking: DBS as the 1st B- School in Uttarakhand, 22nd Best B- School in North India, 67th Best Private B- School in India and 87th Best B- School in India.

  • According to the India Today Nielson Survey,  Doon Business School Ranking: DBS, was ranked as the 2nd Best Institution in India (after IIM-A) in ‘Future Orientation of Management Courses’. It also regarded Doon Business School as the 5th Best Private Management Institution in India for ‘Value for Money Education’.

  • Careerlinks ranke, Doon Business School Ranking as the 4th Best Management College in India for Industrial Interface and the 6th Best Business School in India for “Top Faculty”.

  • Doon Business School Ranking in India Today as the 5th Best Institution in North India for Management Programs in June 2018.

  • All India Management Association (AIMA) ranked Doon Business School among the Top 10 B- Schools of North India.

  • UTV Bloomberg  Doon Business School Ranking: DBS ranked as the Most Innovative Business School of India. .

  • In Business India Doon Business School Ranking: DBS ranked among the Top 50 Private Management Institutes in India.

  • The Week–Hansa Research Survey  Doon Business School Ranking among the Top 15 Private B- Schools in North India.

  • Business Baron  Doon Business School Ranking as 2nd among the top emerging B-schools in India

  • The India Excellence Award recognizes Doon Business School as the best upcoming management institutes in India.

Why Doon Business School

  • The city of Dehradun offers a wonderful student experience. It is an exciting city with a vibrant cosmopolitan scene. Adventure sports and trekking in the Himalayas are among the weekend getaways.
  • Exposure to international cultures through tours in Singapore, Dubai, Hong Kong, and Indonesia.
  • Experiential learning is made possible by the presence of a great number of non-polluting industries.
  • There is a club for 22+ activities in the Doon Business School campus.
  • Throughout the entire campus, student committees are responsible for managing Learning by Empowering.
  • Case study approach and outcome-based learning are used while teaching that helps the student to have a practical understanding.
  • There are experienced faculty members from IIMs, FMS, XLRI, etc. as well as many visiting international faculty members.
  • Besides regular degree programs, DBS also offers international certifications such as-  University Alliance Partnership for SAP-Germany Certification, Alliance Francis-Elementary French and NSE certification.
  • A variety of internship opportunities for PG and UG students are available at DBS.
  • DBS has a record of 100% placements since inception. ‘
  • DBS focuses on developing world-class leaders.

Reason which make Doon Business School a big deal in education

  • Students at Doon Business School are taught managerial skills along with technological skills so that they can attain a good position in this competitive world. Enterprise level technology tools are an integral part of the course curriculum as they are the backbones of medium- size and large businesses.
  • The course material is rapidly changed and upgraded according to the needs of the global business landscapes. The students are also provided with a deep understanding of the dynamics of national and international economies.
  • The Doon Business School has a state-of-the-art educational and training facility supervised by highly trained faculty members. Faculty members at the  institution have worked for world-renowned institutions, including Harvard Business School, IIM, FMS, XLRI, MIT Sloan, and many more.
  • The faculty at Doon Business School communicates with students through highly developed methods such as role-plays, simulation exercises, analysis of case studies and real-world project management and reporting. The overall goal of the program is thus, to impart knowledge and share experience that can facilitate students' development into leaders in their fields.
  • Highly efficient computer facilities are available loaded with the most recent versions of software programs used by educational institutions and companies. The faculty makes use of audiovisual aids and interactive learning activities to ensure that students learn as effectively as possible.
  • The business school has a huge library available for students to use for reference or research. One can also browse the material via the electronic library. 

Admission Process

UG: DBS follows a rolling admission policy. The steps for admission are:

  1. Fill in the online form through FormsADDA and pay the registration fees 

  2. Shortlisted candidates need to register themselves for personal interviews (online/offline). 

  3. An Offer letter is issued.

  4. Accept the letter & pay fees.

PG DBS follows a rolling admission policy. The steps for admission are:

  1. The basis for admission for Postgraduate programs is CAT/XAT/CMAT/MAT/GMAT scores, marks in graduation and online interview.

  2. Filling of registration form and paying the registration fees along with selecting the preferred date for online interview. The candidate also needs to update below documents in the 3 days prior to candidate’s scheduled interview after completing the online registration:

  • Passport size photographs

  • 10th and 12th mark sheets and pass certificates

  • CAT/CMAT/MAT/GMAT scorecard

  • Graduation mark sheets. In case of final year students, the candidates can upload the mark sheets for previous year.

The final admission list is prepared on below given parameters

  1. Graduation-20%


  3. Written Test/GD/Case Analysis – 20%

  4. Personal Interview – 20%

  5. Participation in sports, extra-curricular activities – 5%

  • Shortlisted students need to need to confirm their admission by the mentioned data and deposit the admission fees as per elected course allowing the institute to issue the provisional admission letter.

  • Students who have paid the admission fees will be required to pay the remaining amount for the first year within the stipulated time.

Doon Business School Admission 2021

  • Doon Business School offers programs such as B. Com, BBA, BCA, BA (Hons.) and B.Sc and  full-time PGDM, MBA, MSc, MA in Journalism courses at the Post- Graduate level. Candidates interested in applying can do so on the institution's official website. You can find additional information about Doon Business School's admissions criteria 2021 here:

Undergraduate Courses

  • For all UG and PG Integrated courses, admission is based on merit followed by a personal interview (PI).

Post- Graduate Courses

  • In order to get admissions in MBA and PGDM courses, the candidates must have a valid score in CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ XAT/ GMAT exam and qualify the GD as well as PI rounds for selection. A student's admission into other PG programmes is solely based on his/her performance in graduation

The following is a list of all the selection criteria of Doon Business School programmes, which are used by the institute to prepare the merit list

Course Name

Entrance Exams Accepted


Integrated BBA+MBA

Academic record combined with online Personal Interview (PI)


Results of MAT/CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT, academic performance, Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview


The MAT/CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT scores, academic scores, and GD and PI scores

MA (Mass Communication), MSc

Merit in graduation, written test, group discussion and personal interview

Doon Business School Important Dates 2021

Important dates

28 Feb '21

Deadline for application (round 1)

7 Aug '21

PGDM (SAP/Global/Agri Business) & MBA-IB class commencement

3 Aug '21 - 5 Oct '21

MBA program commencement

17 Aug '21 - 25 Sep '21

Integrated BBA class commences

7 Sep '21

Classes begin for MBAs (BBA+MBA), BBAs (BCom), BCom (Hons), BCAs, and BMCs

7 Sep '21 - 19 Oct '21

Commencement of classes for BSc Agriculture / Forestry

28 Sep '21

MAMC, MSc Agriculture: Class commencement

Courses offered at Doon Business School (DBS)

Doon Business School's undergraduate programs include BA (Mass Communication), BSc in Agriculture and Forestry, BCA, BCom (Regular and Honours), and BBA. There are various specializations offered by the institute, ranging from MBA, PGDM, MA, to MSc. PGDM is offered in six specializations, including Business Analytics, Finance, Human Resource Management, and International Business. MBA offers specializations in four fields: Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, and International Business. Here are the details regarding DBS Dehradun's programmes and eligibility requirements:

UG Programmes

Doon Business School Course

Doon Business School  Eligibility

Doon Business School Fee Structure


  • Mass Communication
Candidates should have a minimum of 45% aggregate in their class 12 and English should be one of their compulsory subjects
  • Rs 3.2 Lakhs


  • Forestry

  • Agriculture
An applicant must have passed their Class 12 examination in Science with a minimum grade point aggregate of 50%
  • Rs. 4.2 Lakhs


  • Regular

  • Honours

Integrated BBA+MBA


The minimum aggregate grade in class 12 should be 50%, and English as a language should be one of the subjects
  • Rs. 2.8 Lakhs

  • Rs. 8 Lakhs

  • Rs. 4.55 Lakhs
BCA Students must have studied English and Mathematics in class 12
  • Rs. 2.23 Lakhs

PG programmes


Eligibility Criteria

Course Fees


  • Marketing

  • Finance

  • Human Resource Management

  • International Business

An undergraduate degree with a minimum grade point average of 50% is required

  • Rs 4.1 lakhs


  • Marketing

  • Finance

  • Human Resource

  • International Business Agribusiness

Any graduate degree with work experience

Rs. 6.4 lakhs  (All specialisations)

Rs. 7.5 Lakhs (International Business)


  • Mass Communication

Graduate with at least 50% in aggregate

Rs. 1.8 Lakhs


  • Agriculture

Minimum aggregate of 55% in BSc from an accredited university in agriculture

Rs. 1.8 Lakhs


Doons Business School Selection Process:

In addition to the MAT/CAT/CMAT/XAT/GMAT and graduation marks, a personal interview follows the admissions process for our Postgraduate Management programs.

The merit list will be published online on the basis of the following criteria







GD/CASE Analysis


Personal Interview


Participation for participation in sports, Extracurricular activities


Doon Business School Admission 2021

Doon Business School PG Admissions 2021

Doon Business School also offers MA in Mass Communication and M.Sc Agriculture Program at the postgraduate level. The duration of both programs is 2 years. MA Mass comm. is affiliated to HNB Garhwal University whereas M.Sc Agriculture is affiliated to Sriv Dev Suman University. For more information refer the table mentioned above



Selection Criteria

MA Mass Communication
M.Sc Agriculture
Graduation in Agriculture and allied courses
Group Discussion & Personal Interview

The program is available to candidates who passed their graduation exams successfully. A Doon Business School interview and group discussion will determine admission to the program.

Doon Business School UG Admissions 2021 : BBA, B.Com(Hons), B.Com, B.Sc Agriculture, BCA

At the undergraduate level, DBS offers B.Com, B.Com (Hons), B.Sc Agriculture, B.Sc. Forestry, BA (Hons) in Mass Communication and Journalism, BBA and BCA programs in full-time mode. The duration of these programs is 3 years and each program has an intake of 180 seats.



Selection Process

B.Com (Hons)
B.Sc Agriculture
B.Sc Forestry
BA (Hons) in Mass Communication & Journalism
10+2 with at least 60% marks Selection will be on the basis of performance in Group Discussion & Personal Interview

For admission to undergraduate programs offered by DBS, candidates have to appear for Group Discussion and Personal sessions by institute.

Doon Business School PG Admissions 2021

The institute also offers MA in Mass Communication and M.Sc Agriculture Program at the postgraduate level. The duration of both programs is 2 years. MA Mass comm. is affiliated to HNB Garhwal University whereas M.Sc Agriculture is affiliated to Sriv Dev Suman University. For more information refer to the table given below



Selection Criteria

MA Mass Communication
M.Sc Agriculture
Graduation in Agriculture and allied courses
Group Discussion & Personal Interview

The program is available to candidates who passed their graduation exams successfully. A Doon Business School interview and group discussion will determine admission to the program.

Doon Business School PGDM and MBA Admission 2021

It is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University and offers an MBA program approved by AICTE.

Postgraduate management programs offered by Doon Business School include:

  1. PGDM - SAP
  2. PGDM- Global
  3. PGDM – Agribusiness Management
  4. MBA
  5. MBA- Base
  6. MBA- IB

Key Features

  • PGDM and MBA students are trained in SAP (Germany) and ERP working environments leading to the DBS SAP University alliance certification. 
  • A unique approach to continuous internships, frequent industry visits, problem solving-based learning, and encouraging learning by empowering. 
  • Unique specializations, international exchange and certifications, and foreign tours. 
  • International internship opportunities to encourage global thinking. 
  • French language courses to create international job opportunities. 
  • Maximum package of 23.5 LPA. 
  • Ranked Best B-school in Uttarakhand by India Today, and The Week.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the fees of Doon Business School?

Ans- FormsAdda's Admission/Course & Fees page mentions Doon Business School's Dehradun fee structure.

2. Is Doon University good for MBA?

Ans- Facilities, faculty, and infrastructure are all excellent. The placements are fine. Good placements are available at the college. The teachers and placement cell are extremely helpful when it comes to helping the students with the internships.

3. Is Doon Business School private or government?

Ans- Doon Business School is situated in Dehradun and is a Private Institute.  Doon Business School is one of the most prestigious management institutes in Northern India. Creating leaders who will have a lasting impact on the business world and the social sector is our primary objective.