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St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad

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About St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad


St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad was established in 1955. The college is managed by the Gujarat Province of Society of Jesus. Xavier’s vision is to motivate each student to nurture three special values: to be professionally innovative, to be persons of integrity and to be socially inclusive. The college attracts its students with a well-educated, dedicated, and talented faculties. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad encourages its students and faculties to participate in research activities.

Xavier's College offers various specialization in undergraduate and postgraduate programs through its departments. The college hired dedicated faculty for administrative purposes. St. Xavier's College admission can be done online by registering the student's profile on the official website. The college is affiliated to Gujarat University. Xavier's college is accredited by NAAC, 'A+' grade. The college is recognized by UGC. St. Xavier's, Ahmedabad has collaborations with various International and National Universities.

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Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Highlights:

The highlights of St. Xavier's College like address, affiliations, accreditations, recognitions, and programs offered are, mentioned below:

 Year of Establishment 1955 
 Address P.B. No. 4168, Gulabai Tekra,  
 Affiliations Gujarat University 
Accreditations  NAAC, 'A+' 
Recognitions  UGC
Programs Offered Undergraduate and Postgraduate   St. Xavier's, Ahmedabad Fees

Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Rankings:

  1. St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad ranked 65th over India by the national institutional ranking framework [Ministry of HRD].
  2. India Today has ranked the college 24th in Science stream, 25th in Arts & 11th in BCA.
  3. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad ranked 25th in Arts & 9th in Science in the ranking of educational institutions.

St. Xavier's College Departments:

The St. Xavier's College offers various courses in undergraduate and postgraduate programs through its departments.

  1. Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology
  2. Department of Chemistry
  3. Department of Mathematics
  4. Department of Botany
  5. Department of Zoology
  6. Department of Physics and Electronics
  7. Department of Economics
  8. Department of Psychology
  9. Department of English
  10. Department of Gujarati-Hindi 
  11. Department of Sanskrit

Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Courses:

The Xavier's College, Ahmedabad offers specializations in courses of undergraduate and postgraduate programs through its departments. Few major courses like B.A, B.Sc, B.Com, M.Sc, and other courses.

 Discipline  Course Specializations 
 Science       B.Sc   Industrial Chemistry 
Biotechnology 
 M.Sc      Biochemistry and Biotechnology
Organic Chemistry 
Analytical Chemistry 
Mathematics 
Physics 
Commerce  B.Com
 Humanity and Arts  B.A 
M.A
 Computer Applications M.Sc  Big Data Analytics 
B.C.A  

St. Xavier's College Facilities:

Library:

The St. Xavier's College Library facilitates its students with a wide range of periodicals and magazines of Indian and Foreign publications to provide them with up-to-date knowledge. The library has its set of rules and regulations that the students are requested to follow. At the time of admission, students must file the applications to avail themselves of books from the St. Xavier’s Students Aid Library which loans textbooks to deserving students.

Hostel:

The College has a men's hostel with a capacity of 170 students, and a women's hostel with a capacity of 140 students. There are three students accommodated in each room. Each student is provided with a cupboard, table, chair, a bed, and all the essentials. The hostels provide hygiene mess facilities to students.

Placement and Training Cell:

The St. Xavier's College has a placement and training cell that provides essential training to students to face the corporate world. Every year more than 600 students graduate from college. The cell invites various companies to conduct an on-campus interview. The cell acts as a bridge between students and corporates. Over the years, the College has established collaborations with different institutes at various levels. Students go to some of the institutes for internships and others for research.  

Laboratories:

Xavier's College, Ahmedabad facilitates its students and faculties in research and development activities. The college has various laboratories assisting research and development programs.

  1. Theoretical Physics Laboratory [TPL]
  2. Plant Tissue Culture Lab [PTCL]
  3. Xavier Laboratory for Research and Development [XLRD]
  4. Super Computer Lab
  5. Xavier Industrial Chemistry Unit

Anti-Ragging Cell:

St. Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad has been following a ‘Zero tolerance’ policy against ragging since its commencement. Each student of the College and his/her parents or guardians are required to submit separate undertakings in the form of an affidavit at the time admission/registration, in the format prescribed by UGC which is mandatory for admission/registration.

SC-ST/ICC Women's Cell:

From the very inception of the college, the management and the staff have been taking care of women staff and students in various ways. The cell organizes Awareness camps, Leadership camps, Motivation workshops, English courses, Computer classes, Cultural events, Exposure programs in the name of 'JAGRAT'

Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Collaborations:

St. Xavier's College has established collaborations with different institutes at various levels. Students go to some of the institutes for internships and others for research.

Collaborated Institutes:

  1. St Josephs University Philadelphia, USA
  2. Marquette University Wisconsin, USA
  3. Sophia University, Japan
  4. ACTI, Ahmedabad
  5. IPR, Ahmedabad 

St. Xavier's College Scholarships:

Xavier's College provides financial assistance to students who do not have adequate financial resources. The College has reserved funds for such students. Every year college offers many numbers of scholarships, freeships, and prizes. The college also supports poor students to pay their college fees, buy books, secure bus passes, pay up mess bills, and others. St. Xavier's College also facilitates students with various scholarships offered by the Government.

Xavier's College Placements:

The college has a Placement Cell that acts as a bridge between students and Corporates. St. Xavier's College Placement is assisted by dedicated faculties from the college. Every year more than 600 students graduate from college. St. Xavier's College has established collaborations with different institutes at various levels. Students go to some of the institutes for internships and others for research. The college witnessed many alumni recruited in reputed companies.

St. Xavier's College Alumni:

Xavier's college has an alumni association built to maintain a strong bond with its alumni. The alumni association invites alumni to continue to be a part of the institution. The college resembles the alumni to be role models to current and all future batches of students. Xavier's college organizes an alumni talk to provide guidance and to reveal their story that will be valuable in enhancing their journey through life.

Xavier's College FAQ's:

  1. What is the eligibility criteria to get admission in St.Xavier's College, Ahmedabad?
    - Any student who has completed the H.S.C. or its equivalent is eligible to apply. Students from other Boards, such as CBSC, ICSC, IB, etc., or any foreign boards, are required to obtain a Provisional Eligibility Certificate [PEC] from Gujarat University before seeking admission to St. Xavier’s College.
  2. Is the St.Xavier's College is an autonomous college?
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     St. Xavier’s College has been granted Academic Autonomy by the UGC
  3. Does the St.Xavier's College provide accommodation facilities to its students?
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    The college has separate hostels for men and women. The men’s hostel is situated on campus, whereas the women’s hostel is about 1.5 km away from the College.

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St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Ranking


Arts Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 28
India Today 24
Science Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 24
India Today 20

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 10 Student's Reviews 7.4/10  
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 6/10 students

Student Reviews


Chirag
Chirag
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2019
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The timings for BSc is from 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and from 7:45 to 10:45 on Saturdays. 
  • The faculties are highly qualified and passionate about teaching. All sessions are taken in English. 
  • The open environment in Xavier's encourages the students to interact and participate in multiple activities.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The St. Xavier's college Cultural fest takes place once every year where students from each department get the opportunity to represent their departments in their area of strength. 
  • This 3-day event brings all students together under one roof and fills the place with enthusiasm.



Amber
Amber
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2017
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The class timings are from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm. The teachers are good at this college.




Anshul
Anshul
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Economics), batch of 2019
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The class timing is from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm. The quality and method of teaching are excellent as the faculties are having good experience and Ph.D. holders. The overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are many clubs which work for society and for women in our college. There are no such festivals are celebrated in our college but the two main events are the cultural and sports fest and another one is the National Economic Fest.




Chirag
Chirag
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2019
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The timings for BSc is from 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays and from 7:45 to 10:45 on Saturdays. 
  • The faculties are highly qualified and passionate about teaching. All sessions are taken in English. 
  • The open environment in Xavier's encourages the students to interact and participate in multiple activities.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The St. Xavier's college Cultural fest takes place once every year where students from each department get the opportunity to represent their departments in their area of strength. 
  • This 3-day event brings all students together under one roof and fills the place with enthusiasm.



Contact Details and Location


Address : P.B. No. 4168,Gulabai Tekra
Website : http://www.sxca.edu.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Gujarat University - [GU], Ahmedabad and accredited by NAAC UGC.

Facilities


Sports
Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Laboratory
Gym
Hostel
Computer labs

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


St. Xavier's College Eligibility Criteria:

 Course Eligibility 
 BCA
  • Candidate must have Passed with the HSC examination from the college affiliated by the Gujarat board. And
  • They must opt for relevant subjects in previous grades.
 
 B.Sc
  • Candidate must have Passed with the HSC examination from the college affiliated by the Gujarat board.
  • They must opt for relevant subjects in previous grades.
     
 BA
  • Candidates must have passed the HSC examination from the Gujrat board.
  • Those who passed from other boards need the provisional certificate from Gujarat University.
  • They must pass with relevant course subjects.
     
 M.Sc
  • Candidate must have passed with the graduation degree in science stream
  • They must opt for science-related subjects in graduation as well as previous grades.
     
 MA
  • Candidate must have passed with the graduation degree in the arts-related stream.
  • They must pass with relevant course subjects.
     

Xavier's College Admissions:

College admission is made online. The students should register their profile on the college official website. Once the registration is done he/she will receive a system-generated email on registered email id and an SMS, with login credentials and link to be re-directed for complete admission form fill-up process with unique Registration Number. A list of short-listed candidates [Based on merit] will be put up on the college website, as well as intimated through SMS. They will be required to first appear for informal counseling with the respective department followed by a meeting with Fr Principal for selection at the designated time & date to complete the formality.

 


Courses and Fees Structure of St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad

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St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.38 Lakh
St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 14,400
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 55,300
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,600
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 48,000

Live Application Forms

St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,600

Hostel Details


St. Xavier's College Hostel Details:

The institute provides accommodation facilities to its students. St. Xavier's College infrastructure facilitates the students. The College has a men's hostel with a capacity of 170 students and a women's hostel with a capacity of 140 students. There are three students accommodated in each room. Each student is provided with a cupboard, table, chair, a bed, and all the essentials. The hostels provide hygiene mess facilities to students.


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