Frequently Asked Questions: General FAQs

What is DPU COL?

The DPU Center of Online Learning (DPU COL) is established keeping in mind the needs of the modern learning community. DPU COL is comitted to upskill learners with future focused capabilities seeked by employers across the globe. Learners shall mentored by leading academicians and industry experts and can study in your own time, in your own pace, from anywhere across the globe.

Is the Online MBA degree recognized by statutory bodies?

All programs are approved and recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).

Why should one choose Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune?

Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune (DPU) is a Category-I Deemed to be university and has been providing quality education since last 14 years. DPU had been re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of 3.62 on a four point scale at ‘A’ grade and is ranked as one of the top 50 Universities across India by NIRF

Is the Online degree globally accepted?

Yes, DPU Online degree is globally recognized. It is valid for points-based visa evaluation as well.

What is the duration of online programs?

Online MBA is a 2 year program. The validity of the program is double the duration, i.e. a student will be able to complete the 2 years Online MBA program in 4 years.

Frequently Asked Questions: Admissions FAQs

How do I apply for DPU COL - Online programs?

You can apply for DPU COL - Online programs through the following link:

What is the eligibility Criteria for Online MBA program?

Bachelor's degree with minimum 50% aggregate (45% for reserve categories)

What is the admission process?

  1. Learner's Authentication
    • Visit
    • Fill in your basic details
    • Complete Mobile number verification
    • Complete e-Mail verification
  2. Admission Form
    • Fill in basic personal information
    • Fill in Educational and Employment details
    • Upload Photo and Signature
    • Online Fees Payment
    • Submit Form
  3. Admission Confirmation by DPU
    • to apply visit

What are the documents required for admission?

  1. Any one of the following Government ID - e-AADHAR, Passport, PAN Car, Driving License
  2. 10th Marksheet, 12th Marksheet, Graduation Marksheet, Degree Certificate / Passing Certificate
  3. Learner photo
  4. Student’s signature

What are payment modes for fees?

  1. DPU Payment Gateway - Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking, UPI
  2. NEFT
  3. Demand Draft

Frequently Asked Questions: Academics FAQs

What is the duration of the program?

Online MBA is a 2 year program. The validity of the program is double the duration, i.e. a student will be able to complete the 2 years Online MBA program in 4 years.

What are the specializations offered?

Online MBA learner can opt from following specializations - Marketing Management | HR Management |Finance Management |IT Management | Project Management |Operations Management| Hospital and Healthcare Management |International Business Management

What is the evaluation and assessment pattern?

All evaluation, formative assessment, assignments, and summative assessment will be completely in online mode. The formative assessment is of 40 marks and proctored term-end examination, as summative assessment is of 60 marks.

Will there be LIVE lectures conducted?

Learners are able to attend a live online classroom and interact with an expert faculty via internet. Learners can ask questions, have interaction and even replay an archived lecture.

What is grading pattern?

There shall be numerical marking for each course. At the time of declaration of the result, the marks obtained by a student shall be converted into grades as shown below.

Grade Percentage

A+ 70 & above

A 65-69.

B+ 60-64

B 55-59

C 50-54

F 0 - 49 (Grade F stands for failure)

Frequently Asked Questions: Student Support FAQs

What is the escalation matrix?

Learners can follow the below escalation matrix to resolve any of their queries and concerns:

Call our Student Success Managers at 8527704800 l Mon-Sat (10 AM - 5 PM) (Calls shall be recorded for quality purpose)

Service Request module- To raise an online request (Query shall we monitored for timely resolution). We ensure bilateral communication and the concerned authorities will revert to the student within 48 hours.

Mail: Write to us at

Does the learner get course mentors?

Yes. Course Mentor shall be providing academic support to learners and also manage virtual teacher learner interaction groups.

Wait no more, break down barriers to an MBA degree!

We aim to prepare determined professionals to hone future focused capabilities seeked by employers across the globe so that they can accelerate their career growth to its full potential.

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