XISS Admissions 2015 - Xavier Institute of Social ServiceXISS Admissions 2017 – 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 2017 – 2018. Details of XISS Admissions 2017 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 2017.

Latest: Result for GD/PI has been declared. Scroll down to check the details.


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.

Schedule for XISS Admissions 2017 – Xavier Institute of Social Service is given below.

Events Date
Online registrations Open from 22 Sep 2016
Last date for Application 15 Feb 2017
Declaration of result 2 Apr 2017

Result – Declared

XISS has declared the result for Group Discussion & Personal Interview. Candidates are selected for admission at XISS for the batch 2017-19. The admission of the selected candidates of the 1st Merit List at XISS has begun from 03 April, 2017 and it will go up to 12 April, 2017. For the 2nd Merit List the admission will start from 18 April, 2017 and end on 26 April, 2017.

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 as per schedule mention above in table. 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.

  • Application process is over…!!!

Registration Fee

The registration fee various according to number of specializations applied for –

One specialization Rs. 1500 (Rupees One thousand Five hundred only)
Two specializations Rs. 2000 (Rupees Two thousand only)

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 2016-17 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 2017) conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur (exam date: 8th January 2017), Common Admission Test (CAT 2016) conducted by IIM Ahmedabad,(exam date: 4th December 2016) and (CMAT 2017) conducted by AICTE, New Delhi are the only approved examinations through which a candidate can apply to XISS Ranchi.

GD PI Schedule

Center of GD/PI Date of GD/PI Address
Mumbai 08 Mar 2017 St. Xavier’s College, 5,
Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai – 400001
Bangalore 06 Mar 2017 St.Joseph College,
36, Lalbagh Main Road, Langford Gardens,
Bangalore – 560027, Karnataka
Delhi 09 to 11 Mar 2017 CNI Bhawan
16, Pandit Pant Marg, Sansad Marg Area
Beside BJP Pradesh Office (Near Gol Dak Khana)
New Delhi – 110001
Kolkata 10 & 11 Mar 2017, (12th reserve day) St. Xavier’s College
30, Mother Teresa Sarani
Opp. Park Street Police Station
Kolkata – 700016, West Bengal

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 2017.

Weightage for Admission

Entrance Test Score 50%
Past Academic Record 10%
Group Discussion 15%
Personal Interview 25%

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

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
E-mail : admissions@xiss.ac.in
Web Site: http://www.xiss.ac.in

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