Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore, India, is a leading B-school in Karnataka offering management and entrepreneurial Education of truly international standards.
Established in 1991 by a group of eminent academicians under the leadership of Prof. J Philip, former Director of IIM-Bangalore, XIME has been continuously ranked among the top thirty B-Schools in India. XIME is today a global brand and conducts regular international events in collaboration with nine partner institutions around the globe, including strong campus exchange programs, faculty exchange programs and international study tour for its students.
XIME has a team of highly qualified faculty including from industry and civil services. The curriculum is regularly reviewed and updated according to industry requirements. Some unique features of the curriculum include the Socially Useful and Productive Activity (SUPA), student development activities, courses in Ethics and Contemporary Business Environment. In recognition of internationalization in business, XIME also places emphasis on foreign language learning as part of its curriculum.
On the placement front, the average start-up remuneration of the batch of 2008 was Rs.5.6 lakh per year with the highest touching Rs.10.7 lakh. Among the most successful recruiters were India Inc heavyweights such as Infosys, Wipro, TCS and Vedanta — a testimony to the excellent reputation that the XIME management and faculty has built up for the institute during the past 17 years.
Located in the hub of Bangalore's IT industry, XIME possesses state of the art facilities, scenic campus and a multifaceted and diverse talent pool. The campus, is fully residential, Wi-Fi enabled, with excellent library, gym, canteen and games facilities.
The campus facilities include 14 classrooms with seating capacities ranging from 40 to 150, an executive conference hall and an auditorium with a seating capacity of 300. The computer lab, with 120 PCs, also has its own state of the art video conferencing facility. All classrooms are enabled with audio-visual facilities.
The XIME library, located in the main campus contains nearly 18,000 books and periodicals on all subjects related to the teaching and research interests of the institution.
The ladies' hostel, 'Teresa Hall', is located within the main campus. The men’s hostel is located in the institute's extended campus. The hostels can accommodate about 125 women and 150 men. Every room is spacious and well-lit and equipped with basic amenities like beds, cupboards, almirahs and water heater.
Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM
Executive PGDM Programme
The eligibility criterion for admission into the two year full-time residential postgraduate diploma in management (PGDM) program of XIME is a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university with a minimum average of 50 percent (45 percent for SC/ST candidates). Candidates appearing for their final year examinations or awaiting their final results need to write the admission test of XLRI, Jamshedpur (XAT) or the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted jointly by the seven Indian Institutes of Management.
Students who do well in the entrance exam are called for group discussion and personal interview.
Tuition fee: First year: Rs.1.6 lakh; Second year: Rs.1.9 lakh
Caution deposit: Rs.15, 000; Laptop fee: Rs.50, 000
Hostel fee: Rs.4, 000 per month
Among the most successful recruiters were India Inc heavyweights such as Infosys, Wipro, TCS and Vedanta — a testimony to the excellent reputation that the XIME management and faculty has built up for the institute during the past 17 years.