Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship (XIME), one of the top-ranking B-Schools in India was founded by a group of distinguished academicians and professionals led by Prof. J. Philip, former Director of IIM Bangalore and former Dean of XLRI, Jamshedpur. The Kochi campus started its journey of excellence in the year 2013, offering PGDM programme with specialization in Finance, Marketing, HR, Analytics and Operations. XIME Bangalore is located in a large campus in the very heart of Electronics City, flanked by neighbors like Infosys, TCS and Hewlett Packard. With emphasis on quality education and 100% placement, XIME builds insightful leaders of tomorrow.

The Institute pioneered the Association of BRICS Business Schools (ABBS, estd 2008) which is a platform for management education in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.


AICTE approved program

A student pursuing a AICTE PGDM course will be gaining knowledge regarding building soft skills and the program is more industry-oriented.


Students from23 to 25 states/UTs in each campus

Gender equality

Girls almost 50% across batches

International Student Exchange Programme

Available to selected students (around 30% of our students get this opportunity, including international conference.


Our meticulously planned curriculum provides the students an immersive learner centric experience.


Scholarships to 10% of students ranging from 20-40% of fees in addition to other awards


Program Name: Post Graduate Diploma in Management
(Specialization in Marketing, Finance, HR, Operations, IT & Analytics and General Management)
Intake: 180 Seats
Duration: 2 Years (Full Time)
Course Fee:
INR 11, 00,000/- Per Annum (Bangalore)
INR 8, 00,000/- Per Annum (Kochi)
INR 8, 00,000/- Per Annum (Chennai)

The application fee is revised to Rs.500/- for the admissions Cycle II from 1st April 2021 to 30th April 2021.

Eligibility Criteria:

Selection Procedure: Application Register - Group Discussion - Personal Interview

Important Dates

Online applications begin   28th December ,2020
Last Date of Application 30th April 2021
Dates for Group Discussion/Personal Interview at the 7 Centers (Exact dates will be intimated to short-listed candidates via E-mail only) 3rd to 28th April 2021
Declaration of results (via email only) 3rd May 2021
Payment of two installments of fees (Amounts will be advised) The first week of May and June 2021
PGDM Programme (2021 - 2023) Commences on 1st July 2021

Scholarships and Awards


There are multiple awards presented to meritorious students every year. A partial list is given below:

  • Triune Company Gold Medal for the Best All Round Performer in the Outgoing PGDM Batch, Bangalore
  • George Thomas Kottukapally Memorial Gold Medal for the Best All-Round Performer in the outgoing PGDM Batch, Kochi
  • The Chairman’s Gold Medal for the student scoring the highest CGPA in the Outgoing PGDM Batch
  • Archbishop Alphonsus Mathias award of Rs. 10,000 for Humanitarian Spirit and Service
  • Mphasis Excellence award of Rs.10,000 for the best outgoing HR Student
  • Dell Excellence award of Rs. 10,000 for the best outgoing Marketing Student
  • Institute’s Merit Award of Rs. 50,000 to the student who scores the highest CGPA in the First Year
  • Anshul Choudhary Memorial Award of Rs. 10,000 for the most musically talented student/s
  • Maria Philip Memorial Award of Rs. 10,000 to the Best Speaker of the Institute.
  • Chairman’s Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Barrister M.K. Nambiar Memorial Scholarship of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Late Prof. J.D. Cherayil Memorial Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Prof. J. Philip Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student