XAT 2021 NEWS
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Xavier School of Management is one the top B Schools in India which conducts XAT entrance exam for admission into their management courses. They offer various postgraduate level courses in fields such as business, commerce, accounting, and law. The fee structure is on the higher end and depends on the program chosen. Check: XAT 2021 Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Result.
Admission to any programs is done via XAT. Only those candidates seeking admission for the Fellowship Program in Management can use GRE or GATE scores. No candidate can apply via scores of other similar entrance exams such as CAT. XAT scores can be used for admission into any institution which accepts XAT percentile. In 2021, about 150 participating institutions are expected for XAT.
Here’s what the campus infrastructure consists of:
About 70,000 books and 22000 e-books
15 newspapers and 90 magazines/journals
14200 research papers and doctoral dissertations
16,806 Back Volumes of Print Journals
Admission to any XLRI campus depends on your XAT score. Your educational background (engineering or non engineering), marks in each XAT section, number of seats available are few factors that contribute to XAT Cutoff 2021. Based on data from previous years, we have worked up an estimate on what cutoff for different programs and genders should look like in XAT 2021.
|Programme||Overall cutoff (male candidates)||Overall cutoff (female candidate|
|Business Management (BM)||95||93|
|Human Resource Management (HRM), Engineer||93||91|
|Human Resource Management (HRM), Non Engineer||90||88|
While filling out the XAT Registration form, candidates must choose the programmes they would like to apply for. There is no need to fill out an additional form for every extra programme chosen. For every extra option chosen, an additional fee of INR 300 must be paid.
Following options will be given to candidates while filling the XAT online application form:
|PGDBM||₹11.8 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|Executive Diploma||₹4.1 Lakhs (Total Fees)||Graduation|
|PG Diploma||₹20.95 Lakhs (Total Fees)||Graduation + GMAT|
|Executive||₹9 Lakhs (Total Fees)||Post Graduation|
|PGCBM||₹2.9 Lakhs (Total Fees)||Graduation|
Fees for all programs on campus are between INR 3 - 27 lakh. However, few students eligible for scholarship will get some of their expenses covered. There is no reservation for candidates belonging to non general category. Candidates who fulfill XAT Eligibility Criteriacan apply for any program of their choice.
Given below are the programmes offered by XLRI along with the fee structures:
|Program name||Duration||Course type||XLRI Fees|
|PGDM in Business Management||2 years||Full time||23.60 Lakh|
|PGDM in Human Resource Management||2 years||Full time||23.60 Lakh|
|Executive Diploma in Human Resource Management||16 months||4.10 Lakh||-|
|PGDM in General Management||15 months||20.95 Lakh||-|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Global BM)||2 years||Full time||26.00 Lakh|
|PGDM in Business Management||3 years||Part time||12.00 Lakh|
|Fellow Program in Management||4 years||-||-|
|Masters Program in Positive Organization Development and Change||15 months||26. 21 lakh|
|-Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Business Management [PGCBM]||1 year||2.9 lakh||-|
|Executive Diploma in Strategic Marketing Management||16 months||3.75 lakh||-|
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XLRI offers a plethora of offline programmes for students who would like to have a degree certificate that takes only a few months to master.
|Program name||Duration||XLRI Fees|
|Executive Development Program in Digital Marketing||4 months||-|
|Postgraduate Certification in Business Analytics||1 year||2.70 Lakh|
|Executive Certificate in Financial Accounting and Auditing||12 months||-|
|Executive Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management||8 months||-|
|Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management||1 year||2.90 Lakh|
|Executive Development Program in Financial Analysis Techniques and Equity Research||3 months||-|
|Certificate Program in HRM (CPHRM) jointly with SHRM (eMDP)||5 months||INR 85,000|
|Executive Development Program in Labour Laws for Managers||6 months||-|
XLRI awards scholarships on the basis of performance or need. Need based scholarships are awarded only to students belonging to economically disadvantaged students.
|Scholarship Name||Programme||Type||Number of Scholarships||Amount awarded in INR|
|Aditya Birla Scholarship||HRM-II, BM-II HRM-I, BM-I||Merit and selection as per the company criteria||2 2||1,75,000 / Year|
|Capital First Scholarship||HRM-I, BM-I||Selection as per the company criteria||1||1,00,000|
|OP Jindal Engineering & Management||HRM-I, II, BM-I, II||Merit-cum-Online Test and Interview||1||1,50,000|
|T Thomas||HRM-II, BM-II||Selection as per the company criteria||1||1,00,000|
|Pirojsha Godrej||HRM-I, BM-I||Merit-cum-Need||1||25,000|
|Joseph M Sciortino [for ST Students]||HRM-II, BM-II||Will be distributed equally among the applicants||1||25,000|
|Geeta Saxena Memorial||HRM-II, BM-II||Stipulated criteria by the Donor||1||20,000|
|Kalyan Ganguly XEF Scholarship||BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||1||1,00,000|
|Naveen Jain & Distinguished Alumni Award||HRM-II, BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||1||20,000|
|Vasantha Sankaran Scholarship||BM-II||Stipulated criteria by the Donor||1||1,00,000|
|XLRI Diamond Jubilee [Seniors]||HRM-II, BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||2||2nd Year Tuition Fees upto 2,85,000|
|XLRI Diamond Jubilee [Juniors]||HRM-I, BM-I||Merit-cum-Need||2||1st Year Tuition Fees Upto 2,55,000|
|Alumni Scholarship||HRM-II, BM-II||Merit-cum-Need||4 each||1,50,000|
Question: What is the fee for XLRI PGDM in Business Management?
Ans. Fee for PGDM in Business Management is INR 23.60 Lakh.
Question: Does XLRI offer any online programs?
Ans. Yes, XLRI offers many online courses such as Executive Development Program in Digital Marketing, Postgraduate Certification in Business Analytics, Executive Certificate in Financial Accounting and Auditing, Executive Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management
Question: What is the fee for studying in XLRI?
Ans. Fee for studying in XLRI depends on the program and generally fees for on campus programs ranges between 3 - 27 lakh.
Question: Is XLRI better than IIM?
Ans. Both are highly prestigious and well reputed institutions in India. However, ranking of IIM is better and given that it is a government owned institution, fees are much lower compared to XLRI.
Question: Is there reservation in XLRI?
Ans. There is no reservation in XLRI for students belonging to the non general or other categories.
Question: Does XLRI offer any scholarships to students?
Ans. XLRI has many scholarships for eligible students such as Aditya Birla Scholarship, Capital First Scholarship, OP Jindal Engineering & Management, T Thomas, Pirojsha Godrej, Joseph M Sciortino [for ST Students].