Xavier Institute of Social Service

XISS Admissions 2015 - Xavier Institute of Social ServiceXISS Admissions 2019 – Xavier Institute of Social Service – XISS has issued notification for admission for the two years full-time post-graduate diploma programmes approved by AICTE, New Delhi for the academic year 2019 – 2020. Details of XISS Admissions 2019 application form, eligibility criteria, seats and selection process are given on this page to make it convenient for candidates who are interested in XISS Admissions 2019.

Latest: Candidates can register for XISS Admission 2019, as the application form are available. Candidates can do so by clicking the link provided below.

XISS Admissions 2019

Interested and eligible candidates who want to take admission to XISS Admissions 2019 have to fill an application form. For admission, candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria which is mention below.

Schedule for XISS Admissions 2019 – Xavier Institute of Social Service is given below.

Events Date
Online registrations Open from 05 Oct 2018
Last date for Application 25 Feb 2019
 Common Admission Test (CAT) 2018 25 Nov 2018
 Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 06 Jan 2019
CMAT 2019 to be announced

Dates and Address of GD & PI

Center Address Date
Mumbai St. Xavier’s College, 5,
Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai – 400001
Maharashtra
Mar 2019
Bangalore St.Joseph College,
36, Lalbagh Main Road, Langford Gardens,
Bangalore – 560027, Karnataka
Mar 2019
Delhi CNI Bhawan
16, Pandit Pant Marg, Sansad Marg Area
Beside BJP Pradesh Office (Near Gol Dak Khana)
New Delhi – 110001
Mar 2019
Kolkata St. Xavier’s College
30, Mother Teresa Sarani
Opp. Park Street Police Station
Kolkata – 700016, West Bengal
Mar 2019
Ranchi Xavier Institute of Social Service
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path
Post Box – 7
Ranchi – 834001, Jharkhand
Mar 2019

Application Form

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 October 05, 2018 to February 25, 2019. For online registrations, the Registration Fee can be paid through online transactions using Credit / Debit / ATM cards / Online Banking. The fee can also be paid by Bank Draft drawn in favour of Xavier Institute of Social Service’, payable at Ranchi.

Registration Fee

The registration fee varies according to the number of specializations applied for –

One specialization Rs. 2000
Two specializations Rs. 2500

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

Course and Seats Details

Two years Full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management approved by AICTE, New Delhi with specialization in –

  • Human Resource Management: 75 Seats
  • Rural Management: 75 Seats
  • Information Technology: 60 Seats
  • Finance: 60 Seats
  • Marketing: 60 Seats

Note: Out of the above fifty per cent seats are reserved for SC/ST and Christian candidates.

Eligibility Criteria

  • 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 the academic year 2019-20 are also eligible to appear for the admission process. Such candidates, if called for the 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 and Selection Criteria

The 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 Lucknow,(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.

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 40%
Past Academic Record 20%
Group discussion 5%
Personal Interview 30%
Writing Assessment Test 5%

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

Cutoff Marks (In Percentile) Details

Department CAT XAT CMAT
General Category Reserve Category General Category Reserve Category General Category Reserve Category
PGDM (Human Resource Management) 60 40 60 40 65 45
PGDM (Finance) 50 30 50 30 55 35
PGDM (Marketing) 50 30 50 30 55 35
PGDM (Rural Management) 40 25 40 25 45 30
PGDM (Information Technology) 40 25 40 25 45 30

XISS Contact Details

Admission Coordinator
Xavier Institute of Social Service
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path (Purulia Road),
Ranchi – 834001, Jharkhand
Phone: 0651-2200873
Mobile: +91 993 140 1500; +91 933 443 5485
E-mail : [email protected]
Website: www.xiss.ac.in

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