Xavier Institute of Social Service started as an extension of St. Xavier's College, Ranchi in the year 1955. The institute was registered as a separate educational society under the Societies Registration Act in 1973. XISS, Ranchi aspires to be a leading Management School in India by offering a portfolio of academic, research, social involvement, and outreach programmes. It focuses on developing leaders with compassion and competence through their Post Graduate Management programmes.
The institute offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme in numerous specializations. The selection procedure to the courses provided during XISS admission 2021 is based on the All India Management Admission Test like CAT/ XAT/ CMAT followed by assessment of writing skills, group discussion and personal interview. All the courses are approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of HRD, Government of India, New Delhi.
Xavier Institute of Social Service offers admission to PGDM programme with various specialization. The basic eligibility crteria is to pass graduation with at least 50% marks (45% for Sc/ ST). Candidates are selected for XISS admission based on merit in graduation followed by CAT, XAT & CMAT Scores and Group Discussion/ Personal Interview. Application forms are open to eligible candidates from September 16, 2020.
|Highlights for XISS Admission 2020|
|Institution||Xavier Institute of Social Service|
|Type of institute||Private|
|Entrance Exam||CAT, XAT, CMAT|
|Cut-Off||Valid CAT, XAT & CMAT Score|
|Eligibility||50% in Graduation|
|Selection Criteria||Entrance/ Merit-basis/ GD&PI|
Xavier Institute of Social Services is managed and governed by the Society of Jesus, popularly known as the Jesuits. The Xavier group of institutions has a legacy of more than 5 centuries.
The application form to the Management programme offered by the institute is available on the official website of Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi. The shortlisted candidates are required to pay the fees as per the XISS fee structure by the due date to avoid the termination of the admission.
The step-by-step process to complete Xavier Institute of Social Services online application form is as follows:
XISS, Ranchi provides PGDM courses in various specializations for a duration of 2 years on a full-time basis. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) with specialization like Human Resource Management, Rural Management, Finance, Marketing, and Information Technology are available in XISS, Ranchi. It is a full-time programme provided for a duration of 2 academic years and approved by the All India Council of Technical Education.
To seek admission to the PGDM programme, the applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any stream from a recognized university. The institution gives preference to the candidates with graduation in Engineering, Economics, Commerce, Management and Computer Science along with relevant work experience. The selection procedure is based on the score secured in CAT/ XAT/ CMAT followed by the assessment of written skills, group discussion, and an interview.
|Type of Programme||Specialization||
|PGDM||Human Resource Management, Rural Management, Information Technology, Finance, Marketing||
The basic eligibility criteria for PGDM admission is to pass three/ four years undergraduate degree with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ ST) from any discipline recognized by Association of Indian Universities. Those appearing for final year or final semester of graduation in 2020-2021 are also eligible to apply. Those applicants, if called for interview must submit the copy of admit card or letter from the Principal of the college where they studied. The eligibility criteria remains the same for them. Candidates seeking PGDM admission at Xavier Institute of Social Service will also have to appear in an all India-level management admission test.
Xavier Institute of Social Service admission accepts only online registration. XISS application forms are available from September 16, 2020. XISS admission process is as per AICTE guidelines. Eligible candidatates must register through the XISS admission application window. The registration fee can be paid online using Credit/ Debit/ ATM cards/ Online Banking, etc. The application fee once paid is non-refundable. Candidates who clear cut-off criteria for entrance test will be shortlisted and will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GD&PI). The interview is conducted face to face in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, and Ranchi (Due to the prevailing COVID condition, interviews are conducted online). Based on the performance in GDPI round, admissions are offered to successful candidates. The final shortlisting is done based on a diverse set of attributes which include:
The total number of seats availbale for PGDM programme is seventy five (75) each in Rural Management and Human Resource Management. Sixty (60) each in Information Technology, Finance and Marketing Management.
Forty percent (40%) seats are reserved for ST/ SC and Christian candidates (Other than ST/ SC). The break-up of the 40% is as follows:
Note: If adequate number of candidates from the said categories are not available then those seats will be filled up from among the applicants belonging to the unreserved category.
The admission to all the branches of the Post Graduate Diploma in Management depends on the All India Management Admission Test given below:
The cut-off for Xavier Institute of Social Service admission for the the academic session 2020-2022 is as follows:
XISS Admission Cut-Off 2020-2022
Reserved Category (SC/ ST)
Valid CAT, XAT & CMAT Scores
Valid CAT, XAT & CMAT Scores
Admit Cards will be available from January 2021 for candidates seeking Xavier Institute of Social Service admission. Eligibla candidates can download the admit card from their XISS application dashboard.
|XISS, Ranchi Contact Details|
6206361750, (+91) 651-2200873
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Dr. Camil Bulcke Path (Purulia Road), Ranchi - 834001, Jharkhand
Can I apply for more than one specialization?
What are the disciplines under PGDM programme?
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi offers PGDM in five different specializations for a duration of 2 years on a full-time basis. It includes Human Resource Management, Rural Management, Information Technology, Finance, and Marketing
What are the admission criteria for the Management course offered?
The admission to PGDM programme depends on the performance of the applicant in the All India Management admission test like CAT/ XAT/ CMAT followed by an assessment of writing skills, group discussion, and personal interview. The weightage for admission are: