XLRI: Cut Off, Fees, Courses, Ranking, Admission 2020

Xavier School of Management

XLRI Xavier School of Management (XLRI-XMS) is situated in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, and is the country's oldest business school founded by a few Jesuit Fathers in 1949.

XLRI admission- Xavier School of Management

It offers 15-month and two-year postgraduate Diplomas in Management (PGDM) with various specialisations as well as a doctoral-level fellowship programme (FPM).

The college also offers plethora of short-term management development programmes (MDPs). It was ranked number 1 amongst the country's top private B-schools by Business Today in 2018.


XLRI Xavier School of Management Admission Process

To apply for admission at XLRI-XMS, aspirants need to fill in an application form online and pay the registration fee online too. Once the candidate is registered, they can appear for the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT), an online entrance test held by the college every year in January.

The test is held in 72 cities across the country and over 150 institutes grant admission based on the candidate's XAT score. XAT consists of various components and a candidate has to perform satisfactorily in each one of them to gain admission.

The selection and eligibility criteria vary for different programmes. The college shortlists students for group discussion or/and personal interview based on their XAT score.

Candidates who apply to multiple programmes may be invited for multiple group discussions and/or interviews. Final selection is done based on an applicant's XAT score, performance in personal interview and/or group discussion, academic record, relevant work experience and extracurricular activities.


XLRI Xavier School of Management Placements

XLRI-XSM has an exceptional placement record and it ensures a high ROI to the students. It maintains collaborations with many well-reputed companies and organisations to provide the students with excellent employment opportunities.

The students of the 2017-19 batch enrolled in its two-year PGDM programmes achieved 100% placements.

104 recruiters participated and extended 358 international and domestic offers in the final placement process.

The average package received by the students increased to 22.35 LPA this year from 20.1 LPA in 2018. Also, the median package received was of 21 LPA while the highest was of 50 LPA from the BFSI sector.

21% of the participating students received offers from consulting firms. Also, 22% and 27% of the total offers received by the Business Management students were from the BFSI sector and sales and marketing sector respectively.

Other sectors the students were placed in include product management, analytics, business development, finance and brand management.


XLRI Xavier School of Management Scholarships

The students of XLRI-XSM have access to various scholarship opportunities such as:

Aditya Birla Scholarship of 1.75 lakh per year, (awarded to two deserving students).

Capital First Scholarship worth 1 lakh per year (awarded to eight meritorious students).

Pirojsha Godrej Scholarship worth Rs 25,000 is a merit-cum-need based award granted to one meritorious student from an economically weak background.

Geeta Saxena Memorial worth Rs 20,000 is awarded to a worthy student.

Many other merit-cum-need scholarships such as Alumni Scholarship, XLRI Diamond Jubilee, Vasantha Sankaran Scholarship, Naveen Jain & Distinguished Alumni Award and Kalyan Ganguly XEF Scholarship can be obtained by the students.

Established 1949
Also Known As XLRI
City Jamshedpur
Website Xavier School of Management
Accepted Exams XATGMAT
Popular Courses MBA/PGDM , Executive MBA/PGDM
Ownership Private
Total Courses 32 courses across 5 streams



XLRI Cut-Offs for Last Round

Showing Cut off values only for the years for which we have data
PGDM in Business Management, Jamshedpur

Category 2019Cut-off by %ile
General 96%ile
OBC 96%ile
SC 96%ile
ST 96%ile
PWD 96%ile
Economically Weaker Section 96%ile


PGDM in Human Resource Management, Jamshedpur

Category 2019Cut-off by %ile
General 96%ile
OBC 96%ile
SC 96%ile
ST 96%ile
PWD 96%ile
Economically Weaker Section 96%ile


PGDM in General Management, Jamshedpur

Category 2019Cut-off by %ile
General 96%ile
OBC 96%ile
SC 96%ile
ST 96%ile
PWD 96%ile
Economically Weaker Section 96%ile



Xavier School of Management Placement Highlights 2019

Particulars Salary/ Stats
Highest Salary (Domestic) 50 LPA
Average Salary (Domestic) 22.35 LPA
Median Salary (Domestic) 21 LPA
New Recruiters 24
Top Recruiting company Boston Consulting Group
Companies with highest no. of offers KPMG & Pricewaterhouse Coopers
PSUs participating companies Power Finance Corporation & GAIL


Salary Highlights for 2018

Particulars Salary
Highest Salary 48 LPA
Average Salary 19.61 LPA
Median Salary 18.98 LPA


XLRI Placement Trends 2019

In the year 2019, although the number of recruiting companies dipped in comparison to last year, the average salary package saw a hike of 11 per cent. Take a look at the table below for details.

Features 2019 2018
Total number of PPOs received 122 122
Average Salary offered 22.35 LPA 19.61  LPA
Median Salary offered 21 LPA 18.98 LPA
First-time recruiters 19 29
Number of recruiters 104 132
Number of offers made 358 370


XLRI Admission 2020

  • February 20, 2020: Online applications for June 2020 session will be open from March 16 to April 16, 2020
  • February 17, 2020: Executive-PGDM (General) 2020-21 final results have been published
  • February 17, 2020: The link to the interview letter is activated for PGDM-HRM/ BM programme

XLRI Jamshedpur Admission Process 2020

  • Admission to PGDM programmes offered by XLRI is done based on a valid XAT score. Selection to FPM programme is done based on XL-RAPT/ UGC NET/ JRF/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE.
  • Merit List for XAT is released on institute’s official website
    Shortlisted candidates are called for the final selection round
  • The final selection round consists of GD-PI-WAT
  • XLRI Research Aptitude Test (XL-RAPT) is conducted by XLRI all over India for admission to Fellowship Programme in Management
  • Selection of students for the regular fellowship programme is done based on XL-RAPT score