About DPS Society

Delhi Public School Society is a non-profit, non- proprietary educational body, which established its first school at Mathura Road, New Delhi in 1949.


The DPS Society has a chain of over 200 pace setting schools in its fold including schools abroad in Kuwait, Nepal, Indonesia, Bahrain, Singapore, Jeddah, Riyadh, Sharjah, Dubai, Kampala, Qatar, Bangladesh, Ghana and Tanzania. Centralized policies, decentralized administration, well designed institutional programmes and school management system are the basis of its unique identity. Strong in tradition, the Society has evolved since its establishment with the aim of providing education to the youth of newly independent India, to its present day status: a matrix of networking between the state, national and international agencies. The growing number of schools under this organizational umbrella signifies how the need to provide meaningful education, to a large number of children, desirous of growing into educated and liberated human beings, has been fulfilled.


Founded and managed by distinguished members and luminaries of society from various walks of life, the organization has always guided its member schools on the path of progress with their visionary approach and ideas. Consequently, Delhi Public Schools have become significant portals of learning and growth of young minds providing them an all round development and sound moral base, fostering in them character building and nurturing the inquisitive spirit, encouraging scientific temperament and strengthening social bonds. Surging ahead with a spirit of healthy competition, balancing a successful career teamed with a contented life, is the gift we give to all our children. Guiding us in this effort of ours is Mr. V.K. Shunglu, Chairman, DPS Society, who is our constant beacon and source of strength.


Pioneering the cause of quality education, the Society’s untiring and consistent efforts have fulfilled the dream of its founders to establish unique institutions, developed on the watch words: in pursuit of excellence through its motto of ‘Service Before Self’.