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XISS offers – Two years Full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management approved by AICTE, New Delhi in the following Disciplines:

  1. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Human Resource Management)
  2. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Rural Management)
  3. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Information Technology)
  4. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Finance)
  5. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Marketing)



Seats Available:

Total number of seats available in Two Years Full-time Post Graduate Diploma Programmes in Management (PGDM) are seventy five (75) each in Human Resource Management and Rural Management and sixty (60) each in Information Technology, Finance and Marketing Management specialization. Out of the above fifty per cent seats are reserved for SC/ST and Christian candidates who belong to ST/SC category.


Eligibility for Admission:

Minimum qualification for admission to the PGDM program at the Institute is three / four years bachelor’s degree with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (50% for SC/ST) in any discipline recognized by Association of Indian Universities. However preference will be given to Engineering, Economics, Commerce, Management and Computer Science graduates and candidates with relevant work experience.

Candidates appearing for final year or final semester of their graduate degree examination in academic year 2018-19 are also eligible to appear for the admission process. Such candidates, if called for interview, should submit the copy of admit card or a letter from the principal of the college where they are studying to that effect. Such candidates if finally selected at XISS, Ranchi must clear their graduation examination with 55% marks in aggregate (50% for SC/ST) by August 2019.


Admission Procedure:

Three stage admission process is followed by the Institute as per the guidelines of AICTE. These stages are
  1. All India Management Admission Test
  2. Group Discussion
  3. Assessment of Writing Skills
  4. Personal Interview
A candidate desirous of seeking admission in Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi will have to appear in an all India level management admission test. Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT 2019) conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur (exam date: 6th January 2019), Common Admission Test (CAT 2018) conducted by IIM, (exam date: 25th November, 2018) and (CMAT 2019) conducted by AICTE, New Delhi are the only approved examinations through which a candidate can apply to XISS Ranchi. Aspiring candidates will have to apply online for appearing in one or more exams by visiting https://www.xatonline.net.in, https://www.iimcat.ac.in, or https://aicte-cmat.in.
The candidates will have to apply separately at XISS, Ranchi. The institute will accept only online registrations. The process of filling up forms for seeking admission at XISS will remain open from Oct 05th, 2018 to Feb 28th, 2019.For online registrations, the Registration Fee can be paid through online transactions using Credit / Debit / ATM cards / Online Banking.


Registration Fees:

The registration fee various according to number of specializations applied for

One specializationRs. 2000 (Rupees Two Thousand only)
Two specializationsRs. 2500 (Rupees Two Thousand Five Hundred only)

Service Charges and Taxes extra as applicable on making online payments / demand draft.


GD PI Call :

Based on above all India entrance test scores, candidates who have applied for admission to the institute will be shortlisted and will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview to be held at Bangalore, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi and Ranchi in the month of March 2019.


Weightage for Admission:

Entrance Test Score
Past Academic Record
Group discussion
Personal Interview
Writing Assessment Test

Our Institute uses CAT / XAT / CMAT Score for short-listing/selecting the candidates for our Postgraduate Programme(s) in Management. IIMs / XLRI / AICTE have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.


FAQ-Admission Process


For details contact:

Admission Coordinator
Xavier Institute of Social Service
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path (Purulia Road),
Ranchi – 834001, Jharkhand
Phone: +91 651-2200873
Mobile: +91 9931 401 500; +91 6206 361 750 (Monday – Friday : 9.30 am to 4.00 pm)
E-mail : admissions@xiss.ac.in
Web Site: https://www.xiss.ac.in


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