Department of Management Sciences University of Pune (PUMBA) established in 1971. This department is one of the first Management Institutes in India and offers MBA post Graduate degree of Pune University. This institute provides Full Time MBA, Part Time MBA, Executive MBA and Ph. D. programs at affordable fees.

    Establishment year


    Campus Area

    414 acres


    National Council of Assessment and Accreditation (Bangalore) A star: highest rating

    Recognized by

    University Grants Commission (UGC)

    Mission Statement

    “We channelize the University Department’s resources to help discover the individual’s innate qualities and instill in them a passion for lifelong learning.”


    MBA Regular
    Specializations available:Marketing, Finance, Systems, Human Resource and Operations
    Admission ProcedureWritten test, GI PI through DTE or CMAT, Please visit DTE website for more details –
    CurriculumCredit System with Trimester Pattern, 100 Credit Courses spread over Six Trimesters (22 months), Foreign Language, Three Field Projects, Continuous Evaluation and Assessments
     PatternTWO Years consisting of SIX Trimesters.
     100 Credits of Evaluation.
    Number of Specialisations TWO (1 Functional and 1 Sector Specific)
    Functional SpecialisationsMarketing, Finance, Systems, Operations, Human Resources, International Business
    Sector Specific SpecializationsRetail, Banking & Insurance, Engineering, Health Care, IT & ITES
    Foreign LanguageGerman, French, Spanish
    Number of ProjectsFOUR (2 Group and 2 Individual)
    Group ProjectsOne Industrial and One Social
     Individual ProjectsSummer Training (50 Days Duration)
    Internship / Pre-Placement Training (100 Days Duration)
    Other activitiesSmall group activities including soft skills

     MBA Biotechnology

    Last Date for Receiving Completed Application at DMS (PUMBA) for GD/PI 30th April 2013

    Group Discussion/ Personal Interview (GD/PI) 3rd June 2013 onwards

    Announcement of Merit List 15th June 2013

    Counseling for Admission 28th June 2013

    Induction and Start of Classes 10th July 2013

    Admission Process

    Stage-1: Eligibility Test For Admission: Atma

    Stage-2: Group Discussion & Personal Interview At Pumba

    Fees:  Rs. 900/- (for open category) and Rs. 700/- (for reserved category), Submit to PUMBA

    DD: Any Nationalized Bank, in favor of “The Registrar, University of Pune”, payable at Pune.

    Documents required for reserved category candidates: an attested copy of ‘Caste Certificate, Non-Creamy layer certificate and caste validity certificate, as the case may be, along with their application form.

    Note: Attach one self addressed envelope affixed with Rs.25/- postal stamp for the dispatch of admit card for GD/PI.

    Eligibility: passed with minimum 45% of marks in aggregate (40% in case of reserved category candidates from Maharashtra State only) or appeared at the final year examination in any Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a university recognized by the Association of Indian University (AIU)

    Documents required

    Following original documents:

    a. ATMA score card.

    b. Statement of marks and passing certificates for SSC (Tenth Standard)

    c. Statement of marks and passing certificates for HSC (Twelfth Standard)

    d. Statement of marks for Bachelor’s / Master’s degree Examination.

    e. Bachelors / Master’s Degree Certificates

    f. Domicile and Nationality Certificate

    g. Caste Certificate

    h. Caste Validity Certificate

    i. Non-Creamy Layer Certificate (if applicable).

    Note: Bring the original Caste Certificate, Caste Validity Certificate and Non-Creamy Layer Certificate at the time of GD/PI.

    More details:

    Executive MBA

    Online Application Available from 9th April 2012

    Last Date of Application 27th May 2012

    Entrance Test 3rd June 2012

    Group Discussion & Personal Interview 16th & 17th June 2012


    Nostalgia: PUMBA alumni to meet their peers and relive the moments spent at their institute


    Chapter Meets:  National level seminars and workshops every year.


    Summers- MBA students present the projects

    Dhruv– The 4-day cultural extravaganza, an intercollegiate cultural event comprising of more than 20 different management games, cultural and sports activities such as business plans, events testing decision-making skills, games theory, business awareness, negotiation skills, group and solo dances, choreography, singing, dumb charades, debates, treasure hunts, basketball, football, cricket, badminton, tug-of-war, carom and chess

    Adios amigos- The official PUMBA farewell Managed fully by the 1st year MBA students

    E Day: A Saturday in every two months, different events, internal competitions, guest lectures and sessions pertaining to entrepreneurship development

    Yukti: intercollegiate event includes two rounds i.e., BIZZOLUTION and BIPLAMANIA involving the assessment of Business plans of the participating students.

     Faculty Members


    Dr. (Capt) C. M. Chitale

    ( Head of The Department )

    B.Sc (Hons), MMS, PhD.


    Dr. B. V. Sangvikar

    MBA, PhD.


    Mr. Ranjeet Chitale B.E., MBA .

    Dr. D.R.Mane B.E., MBA, PhD.

    Dr. (Mrs). Surabhi Jain B.A., MBA, PhD

    Dr. Prafulla A. Pawar B.E., MBA, PhD

    Dr. (Mrs). Supriya Patil B.Sc., M.Sc., PGDBM, MBS, PhD.


    Dr. Aniruddha Joshi ( Coordinator – Executive Education ) B.Sc, M.Sc. PGDBM, MBS, PhD.

    Dr. Rajesh Pahurkar B.E., AMIE, MBA, ACEB (Amsterdam), PhD.

    Dr. Ashutosh Kolte M.Com., MMS, PhD.

    Dr. Hemant Katole B.E., MBA, PhD.

    Dr. Manishkumar N.Varma B.E., MMS, PhD. (Research Fellowship, UPM Madrid, SPAIN)

    Ms. Shilpa Bhide CA, M.Com, LLB, SET, DCM, DCF

    Mr. A. A. Chintamani B.E., MBA (Biotechnology)

    Contact Details

    Address: Department Of Management Sciences (PUMBA)

    University of Pune, Ganeshkhind,

    Pune – 411007, Maharashtra, India.

    Phone: 020-2569 3380 / 0545

    Fax: 020-2569 3380

    Placement Cell:Phone: 020-2569 0477

    Alumni Cell: Phone:- 020-32542801

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