D.B.M.S. English School

D.B.M.S. English School
D.B.M.S. English School
Road No. 7
B. H. Area
Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, 831005, India
Coordinates 22°48′30.58″N 86°10′22.96″E / 22.8084944°N 86.1730444°E / 22.8084944; 86.1730444Coordinates: 22°48′30.58″N 86°10′22.96″E / 22.8084944°N 86.1730444°E / 22.8084944; 86.1730444
Type Private School
Motto Jyotirmaye Jyotirdehi
(Dispel the darkness of ignorance by spreading the light of knowledge)
Established 1965
School board CISCE
Principal Rajani Shekhar
Vice principal Mr.P.K.Sahu
Staff 60
Faculty 125
Gender Co-educational
Enrollment 3135
Number of students LKG - 10th (ICSE) and 12th grade (ISC)
Medium of language English
Publication Glimpses

D.B.M.S. English School is an English-medium private co-educational day-school run by Dakshin Bharat Mahila Samaj in the city of Jamshedpur, India.

The school motto is Jyotirmaye Jyotirdehi meaning "Dispel the darkness of ignorance by spreading the light of knowledge".

The school is affiliated with the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations in New Delhi and also offers the Ten Plus Two course with students specialising in Arts, Science and Commerce at the Plus Two level. It has grades from kindergarten to 12th (Plus Two), with two kindergarten levels. At the end of the 10th standard, every student sits for the ICSE Examination. The ISC Examination is taken by all students after Class XII.

Subjects taught include English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Accountancy, Economics, Commerce, Civics and Geography.



The school was started in 1965 by Dakshin Bharat Mahila Samaj (D.B.M.S.), an association of ladies from South India. The Samaj was founded in 1944 with the motto: Vasudeva Kutumbakam - the world is a family. The Samaj manages D.B.M.S. English School and its sister institutions. The other institutions under it are:

  • D.B.M.S. Girls H.S. School; founded in 1961
  • D.B.M.S. Career Academy; started in 1992
  • Binapani School for tribal education at Ghorabhanda, beyond Telco; started in 2001
  • D.B.M.S. Kadma Girls School; a Tata Steel school whose management was taken over in 2003
  • D.B.M.S. Liliput School; started in 2004
  • Adult Education; started in 2006


  • Mr. Reynold C D'Souza, 1972-1986
  • Mrs. Lathika Das, 1986-2000
  • Mrs. Prema Balasubramanian, 2000-2004
  • Mr. N. P. Shastry, 2004-2006
  • Mrs. Rajani Shekhar, 2006- now

Notable alumni

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