XLRI Jamshedpur – Courses, Fees, Admissoin Process and more


XLRI is not only the Indias oldest B-schools but also it is one of the oldest B-schools of the world. When the XLRI incepted in 1949 it started off by offering courses for management and trade unions in 1949. XLRI full form stands for Xavier Labour Relations Institute or now known as Xavier School of management. The institute was founded by the Society of Jesus ( Jesuits) and is based in Jamshedpur.

Courses Offered at XLRI Jamshedpur

Here are the courses offered by XLRI Jamshedpur.

  • Master of Science ( Positive Organisation Development)
  • PG Diploma in General Management
  • Fellow Program in Management
  • Executive Fellow Program in Management
  • Executive Diploma Program in Human Resources
  • PG Diploma in Management
  • PG Certificate
  • PG Certificate in Management
  • Certificate courses in Agri-Business Management

Mode of Admission

The mode of admission in XLRI is through the entrance test. The institute accepts XAT and GMAT scores for admission into its various courses. Also, only those candidates can apply for the XAT who meet the required eligibility criteria.


XAT exam is an annual national level exam conducted by the governing body XAMI. The exam is conducted in online mode only since 2018. For admissions into the various courses offered by XLRI, candidates need to meet the minimum cut off score in XAT exam. Also, other than acceptance in XLRI the XAT score is accepted in various other colleges. There are 11 XAMI members colleges and more than non-XAMI colleges

XAT Important Dates



XAT 2019 Notification

August 14, 2018

XAT 2019 application commencement

August 20, 2018

XAT 2019 last date of application

November 30, 2018

XAT Last Date

Second week of December 2019

XAT 2019 Admit Card available from

December 20, 2018

XAT Exam Date

Sunday, January 6, 2019

XAT 2019 Answer Key

Second week of January 2019

XAT Result Date

Last week of January 2019

XAT Important Dates

XLRI Admission Procedure

The XLRI Admission criteria are that the candidate must meet the minimum cut off in the XAT exam as set by the institute. Also, the candidates who are able to meet the XAT or GMAT cut off are called for Group discussion round and personal interview. Please note that for PGDM, PGDM(HRM), PGDM(GMBA) the candidates have to go through a group discussion round along with the personal interviews. Whereas, for other courses, there is just a personal interview. In the Group discussion, the candidates will be secluded in the groups of 10 and will be given half an hour to discuss about the given topic amongst the other candidates.

XLRI Jamshedpur Cut Off

Here is the section wise XLRI Jamshedpur cut off for the year 2018. Candidates are advised to take a look at it to know what to expect and how much percentile they need to be eligible for the test.


Subject Cut off Percentile
Quantitative Aptitude 88.7
Logical Reasoning 76.84
English Comprehension 79.43
Overall Percentile 96


Subject Cut off Percentile
Quantitative Aptitude 70.07
Logical Reasoning 71.62
English Comprehension 76.96
Overall Percentile 92.55


Subject Cut off Percentile
Quantitative Aptitude 91.10
Logical Reasoning 79.55
English Comprehension 80.80
Overall Percentile 91.22

XAT Cut Off

XLRI Jamshedpur Placements

The XLRI placements always exceed the set industry parameters. In the year 2018 XLRI continued its legacy of achieving higher placement packages for its students. Last year XLRI recorded the average placement of Rs. 20 lakhs per annum with a total 132 recruiters offering 370 jobs to 358. This makes it evident that many students bagged multiple job opportunities.

Placement year
 XLRI Average salary (Rs. in lakhs)
XLRI Median salary (Rs. in lakhs)
Placement 2018
Placement 2017
Placement 2016

XLRI Fees structure

Here is the XLRI Jamshedpur fees structure for candidates to refer to.

Program Fees
PGDM (BM) Rs. 16.8 lakh
PGDM (HRM) Rs. 16.8 lakh
PGDM (GM) Rs. 16 lakh
FPM Rs. 5.5 lakh

The XLRI fee structure for the course PGDM(BM) is Rs.16.8 per annum the same XLRI Jamshedpur fee structure is followed by the PGDM (HRM) course. However, for the course of PGDM(GM) the XLRI Jamshedpur MBA fees structure is 16 lakhs per annum and 5.5 lakhs per annum for FPM course.

Also, the XLRI fees for the hostel is 61k – 70k for both male and female.

XLRI Fee Structure

XLRI Contact Information

XLRI Jamshedpur Address and phone

C. H. Area (East)
Jamshedpur – 831001
India, +91 657 665 3333

So, this was all the information for XLRI Jamshedpur. Candidates note that  XAT is not only valid for XLRI but also for other colleges. XLRI upholds its reputation by the high rate of campus placements and top-notch recruiters. there is no doubt that the institute is arguably one of the best in India and you must try to get admission here.