Xavier Institute of Social Service

XISS Admissions 2015 - Xavier Institute of Social ServiceXISS Admissions 2018 – 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 2018 – 2019. Details of XISS Admissions 2018 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 2018.

Latest: Last date for applying online for XISS Admission 2018 has been extended. Candidates can apply accordingly.

XISS Admissions 2018

Interested and eligible candidates who want to take admission to XISS Admissions 2018 have to fill an application form.For admission, candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria which is mention below.

Schedule for XISS Admissions 2018 – Xavier Institute of Social Service is given below.

Events Date
Online registrations Open from 15 Sep 2017
Last date for Application 20 Feb 2018 25 Feb 2018
Declaration of result to be announced

Dates and Address of GD & PI

Center Address Date
Mumbai St. Xavier’s College, 5,
Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai – 400001
12 Mar 2018
Bangalore St.Joseph College,
36, Lalbagh Main Road, Langford Gardens,
Bangalore – 560027, Karnataka
14 Mar 2018
Delhi CNI Bhawan
16, Pandit Pant Marg, Sansad Marg Area
Beside BJP Pradesh Office (Near Gol Dak Khana)
New Delhi – 110001
15 to 17 Mar 2018
Kolkata St. Xavier’s College
30, Mother Teresa Sarani
Opp. Park Street Police Station
Kolkata – 700016, West Bengal
16 to 18 Mar 2018
Ranchi Xavier Institute of Social Service
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path
Post Box – 7
Ranchi – 834001, Jharkhand
21 to 24 Mar 2018

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.

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 Sep 15, 2017 to Feb 25, 2018. 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 various according to 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.

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 academic year 2017-18 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 2017.

Admission and Selection Criteria

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 2018) conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur (exam date: 7th January 2018), Common Admission Test (CAT 2017) conducted by IIM Ahmedabad,(exam date: 26 November 2017) and (CMAT 2018) 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 2018.

Weightage for Admission

Entrance Test Score 50%
Past Academic Record 15%
Group discussion 5%
Personal Interview 25%
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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