XLRI Introduction

XLRI - Xavier School of Management was established in 1949, as Xavier Labor Relations Institute, at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. XLRI is a Jesuit managed school and is not only India's oldest B-school but also one of the oldest B -schools of the world. XLRI started off by offering courses for management and trade unions in 1949. Currently, XLRI offers the following courses:

XLRI Programmes | CL Research


Getting into XLRI Jamshedpur


XLRI Results Accepted


School of Business
  • For PGDM (BM) - XAT
  • For PGDM(GM) - XAT or GMAT
  • For PGDM (BM), Part-Time (JSR) - Aptitude Test
  • For PGDM (GMBA) - XAT or GMAT
School of Human Resources & IR
  • For PGDM (HRM) - XAT
Fellow Programme
  • For FPM - XLRI Research Aptitude Test (XL-RAPT) or GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC JRF
  • For Exec-FPM - Candidate's Application based

XLRI Eligibility

Eligibility for PGDM (BM)

  • Candidates must hold a bachelor's degree in any discipline of minimum 3 years duration or equivalent from a recognized university. Final year students can also apply.

Eligibility for PGDM (GM)

  • Candidates must hold a recognized bachelor's degree of minimum three years duration in any discipline with at least 5 years of managerial/supervisory experience.

Eligibility for PGDM (BM), Part-Time (JSR)

  • Candidates who have completed three years of Bachelors degree or equivalent in any discipline, recognized by a University or Deemed University, are eligible to apply.
  • After the completion of their bachelor's education,two years of work experience is required in supervisory/executive role in organizations.

Eligibility for PGDM (GMBA)

  • Candidates who have completed the Bachelors degree or equivalent in any discipline, recognized by a University or Deemed University, are eligible to apply.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with 3 or more years of relevant work experience

Eligibility for PGDM (HRM)

  • Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline of minimum 3 years duration or equivalent from a recognized university. Final year students can also apply.


XLRI Admission Procedure

  • For PGDM
    There are 2 stages that a candidate goes through before getting selected for XLRI PGDM Programme.
    1. The first stage is appearing for the XAT Exam conducted by XLRI.
    2. On clearing the required cutoffs a candidate is called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GDPI).
    3. Usually, the GD lasts for 30 minutes allowing each of the 8-10 participants enough time to put across their point

    XLRI Admission process PGDM BM | CL Research

  • For PGDM (GM)
    1. The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of XAT or GMAT score.
    2. The shortlisted candidates will be called for the personal interviews. GMP interviews are also conducted over G-talk/Skype for the overseas candidates.

    XLRI Admission process PGDM GM | CL Research

  • For PGDM (BM), Part-Time (JSR)
    1. Candidates have to appear for an aptitude test which consistsof class 10th level questions on quantitative ability, logical reasoning, and English language skills. Candidates may also provide the scores of credible MBA examinations in which they may have appeared.
    2. Shortlisted candidates will be called for a Personal Interview at XLRI Jamshedpur.

    XLRI Admission process JSR | CL Research

  • For PGDM (GMBA)
    1. The first stage is appearing for the XAT or GMAT exam.
    2. On clearing the required cutoffs a candidate is called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GDPI).

    XLRI Admission process PGDM GMBA | CL Research

  • For PGDM (HRM)
    1. The first stage is appearing for the XAT Exam conducted by XLRI.
    2. On clearing the required cutoffs a candidate is called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GDPI).
    3. Usually, the GD lasts for 30 minutes allowing each of the 8-10 participants enough time to put across their point.

    XLRI Admission process PGDM HRM | CL Research


XLRI Eligibility and Selection Criteria for XLRI

XLRI called candidates for GD-PI on the basis of their XAT percentiles. The minimumXAT percentiles required in order to be considered for a XLRI call in the year 2014have been tabulated below:

 

Category HRM BM Global MBA
Overall ≥ 88 ≥ 94 ≥ 90
QA ≥ 85 ≥ 90 ≥ 90
VA ≥ 85 ≥ 80 ≥ 80
DM ≥ 80 ≥ 80 ≥ 80

The minimum GMAT scores for a call were:

  • HRM ≥ 700
  • BM≥ 720
  • GMBA≥ 710

However, the actual cutoffs for calls for the GDPI process is much higher than these mentioned above.



XLRI Fees

The most recently revised fees of XLRI has been tabulated below

Program

Fees

PGDM (BM)Rs. 16.8 lakh
PGDM (HRM) Rs. 16.8 lakh
PGDM (GM) Rs. 16 lakh
FPM Rs. 5.5 lakh

Inside XLRI Jamshedpur


XLRI Diversity

2014-16 PGDM Batch

The graphical statistics given below would give a picture of the prior work experience of the students of XLRI.

XLRI PGDM BM Work Experience | CL Research

XLRI PGDM HRM Work Experience | CL Research


XLRI Final Placements

XLRI has been exceptional in placements and the last two years have seen good growth in the quality of placements. Some companies like Rothschild exclusively visit XLRI and many other companies give XLRI a lot of preference. This affinity is stronger for the HRM students, as XLRI produces some of the best HRs of the country.
About 1/3rd of the batch was placed through PPOs and about 100 companies visited the campus this year.

Last 2 years at a glance

  2012 - 2014 Batch 2013 - 2015 Batch
Total No. of Students Participating 245 299
No. of Companies Participating 103 108
Total No. of Offers 254 321
International Offers 2 2
Median Salary Package Rs. 16.25 lakh Rs. 17 lakh
PPOs Taken (PPOs Offered) 71 (79) 77 (99)
Lateral Placements Taken (Offered) 64 (64) 99 (99)

The following graphs have been compiled to give a perspective about the positive placement scenario at XLRI.


XLRI Increase in Median Salary | CL Research
XLRI Increase in company offers| CL Research


XLRI Summer Placements

The summer placement for the batch of 2014-2016 was successfully completed in November 2014with more than 105 firms participating in the placement process. XLRI has consistently maintained its record of paid placements for all the students. Companies of different sectors hired candidates for a wide range of functions.

Last 2 years at a glance

  2013 - 2015 Batch 2014 - 2016 Batch
Total Batch Strength 305 365
Participating Firms 105 105
ean Stipend Rs. 50000 per month Rs. 57500 per month

Disclaimer:

The analysis given above has been prepared by Career Launcher experts. The information given here has no bearing on your actual score. Career Launcher does not take responsibility for any discrepancy between information in this document and actual result.



Notable XLRI Alumni


Arts & Literature

  • AkashKhurana
    TV and Film Actor

Business

  • Leena Nair
    Global Senior Vice-President (Leadership & Organisation Development)
    Unilever plc
  • Vineet Nayar
    Vice-Chairman & Joint managing director
    HCL Technologies Ltd
  • Krishna kumar Natarajan
    CEO,MindTree
  • Arun Maira
    Former partner, Boston Consulting Group
  • Rakesh Kapoor
    Chief executive, Reckitt Benckiser plc
  • B. Muthuraman
    Vice-Chairman, Tata Steel Ltd


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