Xavier Labor Research Institute School of Management, (XLRI) Jamshedpur: A Guide through Admissions & Eligibility

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 Introduction

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 bachelor's 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 bachelor's 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 cut-offs, 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 based on 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 must appear for an aptitude test which consists of 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

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 cut-offs, a candidate is called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GDPI).

XLRI Admission process PGDM GMBA | CL Research

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 cut-offs, 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 Admission process PGDM HRM | CL Research

XLRI: Eligibility & Selection Criteria

XLRI called candidates for GD-PI based on their XAT percentiles. The minimum XAT percentiles required in order to be considered for a XLRI call in the year 2021 have been tabulated below:

PGDM – Business Management

GENDER

VALR

DM

QA

Overall

Candidate (M)


76

74

83

94

Candidate (F)


70

70

75

92

PGDM - Human Resource Management

Candidate Type

VALR

DM

QA

Overall

Engineer (M)

80


75

80

93

Engineer (F)

75


68

80

90

Not from Engineering background(M)

80

75

75

90

Not from Engineering background(F)

75

68

68

87

The minimum GMAT scores for a call were:

  • HRM ≥ 710
  • BM≥ 730

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

XLRI: Fees

The most recently revised fees of XLRI have been tabulated below:

Program

Fees

PGDM (BM)

Rs. 23.60 lakh

PGDM (HRM)

Rs. 23.60 lakh

PGDM (GM)

Rs. 20.95 lakh

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XLRI: Final Placements

XLRI has been exceptional in placements and the last two years have seen good growth in the quality of placements. About 33% of the batch was placed through PPOs and about 108 companies visited the campus this year.

Last 2 years at a glance

2017-19 batch

2018-2020 batch

Total No. of Students Participating

359

358

No. of Companies Participating

108

108

Total No. of Offers

362

370

Companies hiring for first time

24

23

Median Salary Package

Rs 23 LPA

Rs. 23 LPA

Highest international salary

Rs 58 LPA

Rs 50 LPA

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

XLRI: Summer Placements

XLRI has successfully completed its summer placements for the academic batch 2019-2021. This year, XLRI witnessed 126 recruiters across various domains. Major recruiters were The Boston Consulting Group, Accenture Strategy, Microsoft, Amazon, P&G, Aditya Birla Group, ITC, Standard Chartered, Hindustan Unilever, and others.

At a Glance

2017 - 2019 Batch

2018 – 2020 Batch

Total Batch Strength

362

362

Participating Firms

95+

126

Highest Stipend

₹ 1,65,000

₹5,00,000

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

For more info, please visit www.xlri.ac.in

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