Xavier Labour Relations Institute or XLRI was established in 1949 in Jamshedpur. Recently it has got approval to expand its academic function, by admitting students at their AICTE approved New Delhi campus. XLRI New Delhi campus is set to welcome its first PGDM-BM & HRM batch for the 2020-22 session.
Popularly known for offering courses for graduates and working professionals. Courses like PGDM in Business Management (BM) & Human Resource Management (HRM), FPM (or Ph.D.), Diploma and Certificate courses in Management are offered. All admissions are based on XAT scores and GD OR PI.
It has been ranked #9 by NIRF 2020 Rankings among other Top B-Schools in India. It has tie-ups with various international universities for exchange programs each year. Students are also offered scholarships of INR 1.75 LPA.
|Established | Type||1949 | Private|
|Accredited by||AMBA / AACSB / NBA|
|Campuses||02: Jamshedpur & New Delhi|
|Flagship Programs||PGDM-HRM & PGDM-BM|
|Admission Criteria||Domestic: XAT; NRI: XAT / GMAT|
|Application Fee||XAT: INR 1700 (Indian) / INR 3800 (NRI)|
GMAT: INR 2000 (Indian) / INR 5000 (NRI)
|Placements 2019-20||Highest International Package: INR 58.5 LPA|
XLRI has been ranked by multiple institutions and ranking agencies. Some of the top rankings for 2019 are as follows:
|Ranking Agency||XLRI 2019 Ranking||Overall 2019 Ranking|
The following courses are opted widely by working professionals, graduates and those who seek part-time courses:
|Course Name||Details||Selection Basis|
|PGDM BM / PGDM HRM||Duration: 2 years|
Eligibility: Passed 3 years bachelor’s
|XAT + GD / PI (Domestic) XAT + PI (NRI)|
|PGDM GMP||Duration: 15 months|
Eligibility: Passed 3 years bachelor’s. Mandatory Work Experience: 5 years in Managerial position (full time)
|XAT + GD / PI (Domestic) XAT / GMAT + GD / PI (NRI)|
|FPM||Duration: 4 years|
Eligibility: Passed a full-time master’s degree with 55% aggregate. OR Passed B.E. or B.Tech with 60% aggregate.
|XAT or JRF / NET or GMAT / GRE / GATE or PGP from XLRI / IIM / FMS, etc.|
|Exec-FPM||Duration: 4 years|
Eligibility: Passed MBA / PGDM or full-time residential program with 60% aggregate. Mandatory Work Experience: 5 years
|EDHRM||Duration: 1 year and 4 months|
Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s degree with 5 years of mandatory work experience.
|PGDBM||Duration: 3 years (Weekend Program)|
Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s with 2 years of work experience.
|WAT (mandatory) GMAT / XAT / CAT (optional if appeared) + PI|
Read more: XLRI Courses & Fees
All admissions are based on the entrance exams like XAT for domestic students and XAT / CAT / GMAT for NRI students. This is either followed by WAT or GD / PI. Also a minimum work experience required in most of the residential program admissions.
All applications are accepted online. They are available on the official website.
For a detailed process read XLRI Admission
The actual XAT 2020 cut off is expected to cross 95+ Percentile. While the previous year's cut-offs are as follows:
|Categories||Verbal Logical Ability||Decision Making||Quant & DI||Percentile|
Check XLRI Cutoffs
The Final Recruitment process saw participation from 108 recruiters with 362 domestic and international offers, inclusive of 24 new finals recruiters. Other details are as follows of students who got a placement:
Sector-wise placement record can be understood through the following graph:
Read on for more info on XLRI Placement
The institute offers various facilities for its students and staff members in terms of research, knowledge and supporting their academics. These facilities are as follows:
Sir Jehangir Ghandy Library:
Established in 1949 only, includes a wide variety of literature based on Management. At present, there are 69,000+ books, 21,000+ ebooks, subscription to 15 newspapers & 25,000+ e magazines / print magazines / journals.
Around 12 smart classrooms, designed for modern education. The classrooms are like amphitheatres which can accommodate 70 students. There are closed-circuit recording and playback lecture sessions available.
There are four blocks, two for males and two for females. Each block consists of 400 AC rooms, well connected with LAN and WiFi and students can opt for single or family accommodation exclusively for GMP students.
Sports facilities for students include a grass football field, tennis/basketball and beach-volleyball court of international standard. SC Sarkar Gymnasium for indoor badminton. Plus swimming pools, squash courts and synthetic athletics track.
This is available for BM and HRM students. There are 384 single rooms in total. Out of which 22 are for FPM students, 151 for GMP students and 250+ rooms are for boys only.
For more details check XLRI Reviews
There are 9 areas of specializations in which the esteemed members of the faculty function or have their degree in. They are academicians, researchers and professionals. The stats of the faculty break-up are as follows:
Some scholarships are available to students based on their performance and/or need. List of scholarship awarded last year are given below:
|Name of the Scholarship||Program||Type||No. of Scholarship||Amount of each Scholarship (INR)|
|Aditya Birla Scholarship||HRM-II, BM-II|
|Merit and selection as per the company criteria||Two|
|1,75,000 per year|
|IDFC First Bank||HRM-I, BM-I||Selection as per the company criteria||Three||1,00,000 per year|
|OP Jindal Engineering & Management||HRM-I, II, BM-I, II||Merit-cum-Online Test and Interview||One||1,50,000|
|T Thomas||HRM-II, BM-II||Selection as per the company criteria||One||1,00,000|
|Pirojsha Godrej||HRM-I, BM-I||Merit-cum-Need||One||25,000|
|Joseph M Sciortino (for ST Students)||HRM-II, BM-II||Will be distributed equally among the applicants||One||25,000|
|Geeta Saxena Memorial||HRM-II, BM-II||Stipulated criteria by the Donor||One||20,000|
|Kalyan Ganguly XEF Scholarship||BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||One||1,00,000|
|Naveen Jain & Distinguished Alumni Award||HRM-II, BM-II||One||20,000|
|Vasantha Sankaran Scholarship||BM-II||Stipulated criteria by the Donor||One||1,00,000|
|XLRI Diamond Jubilee (Seniors)||HRM-II, BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||Two||2nd Year Tuition Fees upto 2,85,000|
|XLRI Diamond Jubilee (Juniors)||HRM-I, BM-I||Two||1st Year Tuition Fees Upto 2,55,000|
|Alumni Scholarship||HRM-II, BM-II||Four Each||1,50,000|
Ques. Who are the top recruiters of XLRI for 2020 placements?
Ans. XLRI Jamshedpur placements recruit students in top-notch and well-reputed companies such as:
|AB InBev||Accenture||ACT Fibernet|
|Adani||Aditya Birla Group||Airtel|
|Amazon||Allianz Global Investors||Asian Paints|
|AGT Tires||Axis Bank||Axis Capital|
Ques. What is the minimum XLRI Jamshedpur cut off for admission?
Ans. XLRI Jamshedpur cut off for general category admissions is as follows:
Read More: XLRI Jamshedpur Cut off
Ques. What is the PGDM fee at Xavier Labour Relations Institute?
Ans. The college charges an amount of INR 11.5 LPA for the PGDM program.
Ques. How is Xavier Labour Relations Institute Jamshedpur PGDHRM?
Ans. Xavier Labour Relations Institute Jamshedpur PGDHRM is a 2-year full-time program covering study areas such as Human Resource Planning, Human Resource Information Systems, Selection, Performance Management, Training and Development, Compensation Administration and fostering harmonious employer-employee relationships in the framework of state regulations.
Ques. Does XLRI Jamshedpur provide hostel accommodation to students?
Ans. Yes, there are two building blocks to accommodate students pursuing various courses at the college. The old campus is for the second year students and the new campus is for the first-year students. They live-in single occupancy rooms with all the basic amenities provided by the institution for healthy living.
Read More: XLRI Jamshedpur Hostel Fees
Ques. Does XLRI offer Internships?
Ans. Yes, the institute offers Internships to students. Around 86 recruiters visited the campus for providing Internships. The highest stipend offered was INR 2.5 lacs per month in BFSI sector.
Ques. What was the highest and average salary offered in the PGDM GM batch at XLRI?
Ans. The highest and average salaries recorded in the PGDM GM batch were INR 48 LPA and INR 19.61 LPA respectively.
Ques. Which sector made maximum placement offers in PGDM GM program at XLRI?
Ans. IT/Systems made maximum placements followed by Consulting, Sales & Marketing, Operation & Supply Chain Management.
Ques. Does XLRI also accept CAT / MAT for the PGDM program?
Ans. XLRI accepts only XAT and GMAT scores for granting admission into the program.
Ques. How is the infrastructure of XLRI?
Ans. The institute has state-of-the-art infrastructure which includes a library, air-conditioned lecture halls, examination hall, computer center, classrooms, sports facilities, auditoriums, hostel facilities, etc.
Ans. XLRI is a well-known college for all general management program courses. The college has been ranked in the 9th position in the list of top B-Schools in India by NIRF. And XLRI is the 3rd best B-School by Business Today. Also, it’s recognized as the hub for career growth and prospects for management students. Here are a few quick highlights of the college in the General Management Program(GMP). Admission Process: XLRI accepts students for GMP purely based on the entrance exams and academic excellence. Students get admission through XAT. While NRI students get admission either through XAT or GMAT. GMP is a 15-month program. Candidates should hold a minimum of bachelor's degree with at least 5 years of experience in management or supervisory. The total course fee is 20 LPA. The total seats in this course are 120. Students are enrolled based on the entrance exam and personal interview. Placements: The college has a 100% placement record each year. Over 350 students get placed in several companies with good salary packages. The highest and average domestic salary packages are 30 LPA and 20 LPA respectively. While the highest and lowest international salary packages are 58 LPA and 15 LPA respectively. Over 25% of the students hold 21 LPA, 10% of the students hold 23 LPA and over 50% of the students hold 20 LPA. 86 students get placed in the top companies from GPM. Out of these, 20 students hold international work experience through internships and other workshops. The most frequently visiting companies for general management students are Amazon, Dell Genpact, ITC, Tata Consultancy Services, Deloitte, Cognizant, Accenture, Goldman Sachs, Fidelity, Syntel, Byjus, ACT, PWC, EY, KPMG, AON, Korn Ferry, Vector Group, Everest Group, Thoucentric Consulting, Infosys, and many more. This is all about the General Management Program in XLRI. The college also has an excellent library with over 60,000 books, e-books, magazines, etc. Also, all the professors are experienced and hold the highest degrees in their respective fields.Read more
Ans. IIFT is an excellent institution not particularly in India but also in Asia. It is a 55-year-old institution under the ministry of commerce and has the best to offer in areas of International Business and Foreign trade. ISB is quite reputed among students. The global ranking is the selling point and XLRI carries class and quality. It depends on what specialization you want to choose. The table shows a brief overview of the institutions. Particulars XLRI Jamshedpur ISB Hyderabad IIFT Delhi Median Salary INR 15 LPA INR 25.7 LPA INR 18.20 LPA Entrance Criteria XAT/GMAT GMAT / GRE IIFT Fees Rs. 4.26 Lakh Rs. 37.49 Lakh Rs. 7.6 Lakh Comparison: For Foreign trade and Int business, IIFT is way better than even IIMs, let alone XLRI and ISB. IIFTs has affiliations with WTO, UNESCAP, WORLD BANK, and other UN and international research organizations. For HR, XLRI is better than the others. It can be called the Mecca of HR studies. XLRI has a global reputation for HR. XRLI is the first B-school that TATA established to direct the early dreams of Indian business management directed at reconstructing India into a compelling economy. ISB offers a great brand name and a global ranking. So, choose the institute based on your choice of specialization.Read more
Ans. Xavier Labour Relations Institute or XLRI is a private university located at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. For the year 2020, XLRI was ranked 9th by NIRF in the Management category. It is considered to be one of the oldest B - schools in India. It also has a campus situated in Delhi- NCR. Course Details The PGCBM course is available as a full-time course and also in the form of Virtual Interactive Learning(VIL). The total fee structure for the course is INR 2.9 Lakhs. The Post Graduate Certification in Business Management (PGCBM)is taught using conceptual discussions, case discussions, and panel discussions for those managers who are interested in the study of general management. Eligibility criteria - Passed graduation. Min. 2 yrs of work experience after graduation. Basic computer knowledge. Selection Criteria: In addition, admission will be based on performance in personal interviews. For XLRI, the application process is online with a facility of scholarship. Students are offered scholarships of Rs. 1.75 LPA. There is a 5% relaxation in total aggregate marks for SC, ST, and OBC candidates. An overall relaxation of 10% is given to SC, ST, OBC, and women candidates. Notably, no admission seats are reserved for management quota. Placement- XLRI has an Alumni base of more than 16,000. It has tie-ups for exchange programs with over 15 international institutions. Grants from more than21 organizations have been used to fund multiple research projects. In the year 2020, the IT/ITES sector recruited 30% of the total students, followed by the Sales & Marketing and Consulting sectors at 21% and the BFSI sector at 17% respectively. The table listed below gives a brief overview of the placement for the year 2020: Aspect XLRI No. of students placed 90 Major recruiters KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Accenture, Microsoft, Amazon, P&G. Highest Domestic CTC INR 26 LPA Average Domestic CTC INR 15.42 LPA Highest International CTC INR 58.22 LPA Campus Life XLRI has an Interdisciplinary Behavioral Lab, designed specifically for the study of human subjects. There are many extracurricular societies and Interest groups like Dracula, SIGMA - Oikos, AXIOM, Bodhi tree, CEASE etc. The decision about whether or not PGCBM is worth it to be done from XLRI needs to be taken by analyzing the above facts and brand of the college and also the return on the investment of the college, which here we can see on an average to be 5.31:1.Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|University of Delhi, Faculty of Management Studies - [FMS], New Delhi||# 35 by Financial Express||₹96,000|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIM], Lucknow||# 4 by Financial Express||₹9,62,500|
|Management Development Institute - [MDI], Gurgaon||# 6 by TOI||₹9,24,000|
|Tata Institute of Social Sciences - [TISS], Mumbai||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹72,233|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIMC], Kolkata||# 3 by Financial Express||--|
|National Institute of Industrial Engineering - [NITIE], Mumbai||# 101 by NIRF||--|
|Indian Institute of Foreign Trade - [IIFT], New Delhi||# 31 by Financial Express||₹7,60,000|
|Indian School of Business - [ISB], Hyderabad||# 12 by TOI||₹36,13,800|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIM], Indore||# 5 by Financial Express||₹7,50,711|