Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar

Xavier Institute of Management

XIMB Bhubaneshwar Admissions 2014


MBA, MBA-HRM, MBA-RM, MBA-Global, MBA-PT, Integrated PhD Admission 2014-16

Invites applications for admission to the following Xavier University programmes for the year 2014-16

MBA: 2-Year full time Postgraduate Programme in Business Management

MHRM: 2-Year full time Postgraduate Programme in Human Resource Management

MBA-RM: 2-Year full time Postgraduate Programme in Rural Management

MBA and Ph.D: Integrated Doctoral Programme

Eligibility: For all the above 4 programmes, minimum 3-years Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, with at least 50% marks in aggregate, from a recognised University/Deemed University

Final year degree students, completing their final examinations by 15th June, 2014, can also apply

Admission Test: All applicants are required to appear for any one of the following tests

XAT to be conducted by XLRI on 05th January, 2014 or CAT to be conducted by IIMs during 16th October, 2013 to 11th November, 2013, or; GMAT taken in 2012 or 2013 (minimum score 550)
Registering for XAT or CAT is a prerequisite for applying to XIMB’s PGDM programme

MBA-PT Eligibility: Minimum three years Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, from a recognized University

At least 3 years of experience in executive capacity in an organisation of repute in the public, private or non-governmental sector. Self-employed persons should have minimum 5 years of experience after obtaining qualifying degree


MBA-Global: Two-year full-time Postgraduate Programme in Global Management and Leadership

Eligibility: The minimum requirement for admission to the Programme is a three-year Bachelor’s degree(or equivalent) in any discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognised university/deemed university. Candidates who expect to complete the final part of their degree examinations by 15th June, 2014 can also apply

Admission Test:

Applicants are required to take any one of the Admission Tests

XAT to be conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur, on 05th January, 2014, or; CAT to be conducted by IIMs during 16th October, 2013 to 11th November 2013, or c) GMAT taken in 2012 or 2013 (minimum score 550)

Applicants have to follow XAT/CAT advertisements respectively and apply in time. Registering for XAT/CAT/GMAT is a prerequisite for applying to XIMB

Selection Process: Candidates short listed on the basis of written test XAT/CAT scores will be called for writing ability test, group discussion and personal interview at Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata or Mumbai

Candidates will have to meet their own travel expenses for attending the interview session

How to apply: Fill up the personal details/academic details/professional details and upload your photo and signature in the next page to create and receive by email a unique XIMB ID and password for applying to XIMB

If you have already received your XIMB ID and password, then login as per step 2

Login with your XIMB ID and password

Choose the programme you want to apply for and fill up the final part (programme details) of the application form and submit

Take a print out of the payment advice form

Pay the application fee as instructed in the payment advice form

Application fee is Rs 1300/- for one programme, and Rs 700/- each for every additional programme/admission test)

Send the payment advice form along with the application fee payment instrument/proof to the Admissions Office, Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar-751013

On receipt of the payment/payment details and the payment advice form, XIMB admissions office will authenticate the payment and a computer generated email confirmation will reach you regarding acceptance of your online application form

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s performance in the written test, writing ability test, the group discussion and personal interview, and will take into account the past academic record and relevant work experience

A Demand Draft for the respective amount made out in favour of Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar

On receipt and processing of proof of payment via Payment Gateway or DD for the required amount and the Payment Advice Form, the Bulletin 2014 will be mailed to the applicant

The last date for applying online is 30th November, 2013, and for receiving the application fee it is10th December, 2013

The last date to fill up the application form is 30th November, 2013


Important Dates:

Admission Notice in national dailies: September

Filling of Online application forms (MBA, MBA-HRM, MBA-RM, MBA-Global, MBA-PT, Integrated PhD):September to November

CAT of IIMs: 16th October, 2013 to 11th November, 2013

XAT (Xavier Aptitude Test): 05th January, 2014 (Sunday)

Group Discussion & Interview calls: 01st first weeks of February

Group Discussion & Interviews: During March

Announcement of final admission results: In the month of April

Beginning of new academic session: Middle of June