XLRI 2022: Ranking, Admission, Eligibility Criteria, Cut Off, Courses, Fees, Placement & Packages, Scholarships, Facilities

XLRI 2022: Ranking, Admission, Eligibility Criteria, Cut Off, Courses, Fees, Placement & Packages, Scholarships, Facilities

ByAditi Joshi  |  Updated on: Feb 11, 2022
Check complete details about XLRI 2022: Know the Highlights, Admission, Eligibility Criteria, Cutoff, Courses, Fees, Scholarships, Facilities available at XLRI 2022
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About XLRI Jamshedpur MBA College

XLRI is one of the best business schools in India for management development programs. It was founded by a few Jesuit fathers in 1949, thereby making it the oldest Business school in India. XLRI is situated in Jamshedpur, and the New Delhi-NCR campus is the first branch of XLRI. XLRI Admissions are made through XAT (XLRI Aptitude Test) score. XLRI offers a wide range of postgraduate, doctoral, and certificate programmes. XLRI students also have access to various scholarship opportunities. After completion of graduation, XLRI also provides candidates with placement opportunities in top companies all over the world. 

Here is a table representing some significant XLRI facts for your quick reference. 

About XLRI Jamshedpur


INR 23.60  Lakhs for two year full-time

XLRI Admission 

XAT, GMAT, GRE scores

XLRI Jamshedpur Cut-off 2022

Ranged between 87 to 93 percentile

XLRI Average Salary

INR 30.73 LPA 

XLRI Highest Salary 2022


XLRI Jamshedpur Highlights 2022

XLRI, with its 2 campuses, one being at Jamshedpur and another at New Delhi-NCR, offers courses in various disciplines, PGDM being its flagship course.  

XLRI Highlights 2022



Establishment year


Also known as

XLRI Jamshedpur




Jamshedpur and Delhi NCR

Approved by



NIRF 2021: 8 out of 100

Outlook India 2020: No 1private B-School  

The Week 2020: No 1 Private B-school

India Today 2020: All India Ranking No. 5

Entrance exams accepted

XAT/ XL-RAPT/ UGC NET/ JRF/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE (subject to the course offered)

No. of faculty 


Student Intake

427 (2020-2022)

Flagship course


Application mode


Number of Scholarships Offered


Scholarship Range

INR 20,000 to 2,55,000

Scholarship Criteria



Official Website


XLRI is situated in Jamshedpur. It is one of the oldest business schools in India, and it has consistently made the news for its excellent placement records and its collaboration with top companies. It offers PGDM and Fellowship Programmes in Management (FPM). With an average placement package of INR 30.73 LPA and the highest placement package of INR 60+LPA in 2021-22, it is one of India's sought-after Business schools. 1. 

XLRI Jamshedpur Rankings 2022

XLRI is always known to rank at the top of the charts as a leader in the management education space in popular Business Magazines, Institutional Ranking Authorities, Rankings published by top companies etc. The following table shows XLRI Jamshedpur Rankings over the past two years.







Positive Impact Rating 



Private MBA by Outlook



Private MBA by the Week



Private MBA by Business Times



MBA/PGDM by Outlook



XLRI Jamshedpur Admission Criteria 2022

To apply for admission at XLRI Jamshedpur, applicants need to register and apply online. Candidates are required to take the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) and obtain a valid score. XAT is an online entrance test organized by XLRI every January. Here are the highlights regarding admission to XLRI Admission Criteria.

  • The final selection for XLRI Admissions 2021 for PGDM is based on the candidate's XAT score ,PI Scores and past academic performance.
  • For FPM programs, candidates can apply for admission through XAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, UGC-JRF/NET. Final selection is based on their scores obtained in the chosen exam  and their performance in PI .
  • Applicants applying to multiple programs may be invited to participate for each process individually.

The section below shall elaborate more on course wise eligibility for your reference. 

XLRI Course Wise Eligibility 2022

The PGDM programmes offered at XLRI Jamshedpur are its flagship programs. In addition, the University offers FPM and Executive FPM (EXEC FPM) programmes at the doctoral level. The XLRI Eligibility Criteria for each course varies based on the knowledge and background required to make the best of the courses in and outside XLRI Classrooms. Below you will find a table that lays down all eligibility criteria associated with minimum education qualification and work experience required to apply for each of the courses offered at XLRI. 

XLRI Jamshedpur Eligibility 2022

XLRI Jamshedpur Courses

Eligibility Criteria

PGDM in Business Management (BM) & PGDM in Human Resource Management (HRM)

  • Recognised bachelor's degree/ equivalent in any discipline
  • Candidates completing their final examination by June 10, 2022, may also apply

Executive PGDM (General)


  • Bachelor’s Degree (minimum 3 years) from a recognized University in any discipline
  • Minimum 5 years of full time work experience post graduation 



  • BE/ BTech degree/ equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 60% (50% for SC/ST candidates) with 2 years of relevant work experience


  • Bachelor’s degree/equivalent (minimum 3 years) with minimum aggregate of 60% followed by MBA/Master's degree in any discipline with a minimum aggregate of 55% (50% for SC/ST candidates)


  • 4/5 years Integrated Master's Degree program in any discipline with a minimum aggregate of 55% (50% for SC/ST candidates)


  • A professional qualification like CA, ICWA/ CS with at least 55%  marks (50%for SC/ST candidates)



MBA / PGDM or equivalent or GMP/PGPX or One Year fulltime residential programme in Management with at least 60% marks

Currently employed in a full time job 

Minimum 5 years of full-time executive/managerial/ teaching/research experience

XLRI Jamshedpur Cut Off 2022

XLRI Admissions 2022 is based on several parameters. The selection for the admission process is entirely based on the XLRI Cut-Off 2022 for XAT. The candidates who appeared for the entrance exam should clear both the sectional and the overall cut-off for MBA/PGDM programs to further qualify for the admission process. The XAT cut-off percentile range for this year, for its PGDM programs, is between 87 to 93+ percentile.

The candidates who meet and exceed XAT Cut Off 2022 shall be shortlisted for Personal Interview. The XLRI Final Cut Off 2022 shall be decided based on the XAT and Personal Interview Score. The table below showcases the overall cut-off as well as the sectional cut-off for this year.

XLRI Cut Off (2022)

Program: PGDM BM
















Program: PGDM HRM






Male Engineering





Female Engineering





Male Non-Engineering





Female Non-Engineering





XLRI Jamshedpur Fees 2022

Fees vary depending on the nature of the XLRI Courses 2022. The XLRI Fees 2022 for various courses are given below: 

XLRI Course Wise Fees 2022



PGDM (Human Resource Management)

Rs. 12.90 Lakhs per annum

PGDM (Business Management)

Rs.12.90 Lakhs per annum

PGDM (General Management) 

Rs. 21.70 Lakhs

Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)


Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM)

Rs. 10.7 Lakhs

Weekend Post Graduate Program Rs 4 Lakhs per annum

XLRI Jamshedpur Placement and Packages 2022

The XLRI Placements 2022  has ended for the PGDM 2020-2022 Batch. All participating students (427) secured offers in the XLRI Final Placements 2022. A total of 99 employers have participated in the XLRI Jamshedpur Placement Drive including 23 new recruiters, and some legacy recruiters offered new job roles to XLRI students this year.

These statistics show the positive picture of XLRI Jamshedpur Placements 2021.



Batch strength (including Delhi NCR)


Total offers received


Placements rate


Highest salary

Over Rs. 60 LPA

Average Salary

Rs. 30.73 LPA

Median Salary

Rs. 29 LPA

The number of recruiters who participated

99 (incl. New)

Number of new recruiters added


Pre-Placement Offers (PPOs)

40.28% of total students

Top Recruiters

Boston Consulting Group, Bain and Co., Accenture Strategy, Amazon, ITC, PayTM, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Top Recruiting Sector

BFSI (CTC: Rs. 60 LPA)

XLRI Jamshedpur Scholarships 2022

XLRI Jamshedpur offers numerous types of scholarships for students who are pursuing post-graduation programs based on their financial backgrounds and merit. The table below is a list of XLRI Jamshedpur Scholarships and their corresponding amounts of scholarship for your reference.

Name of Scholarships 



Aditya Birla Scholarship

Rs. 1.75,000 per year

Merit and selection as per company criteria

O P Jindal Engineering and Management

Rs. 1,50,000

Merit cum online test and interview

Capital First Scholarship 

Rs. 1,00,000

Selection as per company criteria

Mirae Asset Foundation


Rs. 5,00,000 per year

Merit cum need based scholarship

Pirojsha Godrej

Rs. 25,000

Merit- cum- need

T Thomas 

Rs. 1,00,000

Selection as per company criteria

Joseph M Sciortino [for ST Students]

Rs. 25,000

To be granted equally among applicants

XLRI Diamond Jubilee

First-year tuition fees up to Rs. 2,55,000

Second-year tuition fees up to Rs. 2,85,000

Merit- cum- need

Geeta Saxena Memorial

Rs. 20,000

Stipulated Criteria by the doner

Kalyan Ganguly XEF Scholarship

Rs. 1,00,000

Merit- cum- need

Vasantha Sankaran Scholarship 

Rs. 1,00,000

Stipulated Criteria by the doner

Alumni Scholarship

Rs. 1,50,000

Merit- cum- need

Naveen Jain and Distinguished Alumni Award

Rs. 20,000

Merit- cum- need

XLRI Jamshedpur Infrastructure and Facilities

The XLRI Infrastructure and Facilities include the following.

  • Library- The institution has a fully automated library, Sir Jehangir Ghandy Library  with a huge collection of 69,650 books, 24,400 e-books, 90 print magazines and journals, and 34,600 eMagazines and eJournals
  • Hostel- XLRI Jamshedpur has two big hostel buildings for boys and girls both on its campus. The boys' hostel has 200+ rooms, and the girls' hostel has 65+ rooms, respectively. Rooms are available on a single and double sharing basis. The hostels have basic amenities like a common room, recreation room, TV, laundry service, water purifiers,  mess, surveillance system, washing machine, music room, student library, and 24-hour internet service. XLRI has also constructed a new hostel building which is situated in the adjacent extension campus. Gym facilities and Fr McGrath Residence house canteen together with two different hostels for boys and girls with 384 single-room accommodations are also available.
  • Sports Facilities- The institution provides a badminton court, basketball court, swimming pools, squash court, tennis court, cricket ground, football ground, volleyball court, and track of athletics through the institute's association with other sports associations and local clubs.
  • Other infrastructural facilities or on-campus facilities include Labs, Cafeteria, Gym, Hospital and Medical facilities, Wi-Fi Campus, an Auditorium, a Music Room, A/C Classrooms, and Convenience Store.

XLRI Jamshedpur Faculty and Alumni

XLRI Jamshedpur faculty is renowned for its expertise and experience. Each professor is qualified here and well acquainted in their field of specialization. The Private Business School is known for its strong alumni network ever since its establishment in 1949. The XLRI Alumni Association supports and manages the participation of alumni for student and institutional welfare.

Some XLRI Jamshedpur Faculty Members are:

  • Dr. A Kanagaraj- Finance
  • Dr. Abdul Quadir- Economics
  • Dr. Abhishek Chakraborty- Production, Operations & Decision Sciences
  • Dr. Basant Kumar Purohit- Marketing
  • Dr. D Israel- Marketing
  • Dr. Debarati Basu- Finance
  • Dr. Greyson R B Chalil- Organizational Behaviour
  • Dr. Indrajit Mukherjee- Strategic Management

Some XLRI Jamshedpur Alumni Members are:

  • N Krishna Kumar, Executive Chairman, Mindtree Consulting
  • Prabhakar Jain, CEO International Business at Pidilite
  • Sandeep Bakshi, MD &CEO, ICICI Bank
  • S.V. Nathan, Partner & Chief Talent Officer at Deloitte India
  • Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer, Unilever London

XLRI College FAQs

  • XLRI Placements 2022 the average salary at XLRI Jamshedpur  was INR 30.7 LPA. The highest Package was recorded at INR 60 LPA.

  • Yes, you should have a decent academic record and a high XAT score to be able to crack XLRI Admissions.

  • The CAT exam does not feature a Decision-Making component or a General Knowledge section. However, the XAT exam does. The XAT exam is believed to be a little tougher than the CAT exam.

  • The quickest method to get to XLRI Jamshedpur is to fly into Kolkata, a major metropolis with an international airport. From Kolkata, one can take a train (4-6 hours) or a direct flight (1 hour) to Jamshedpur airport. Please note that there are no direct flights from any city other than Kolkata to Jamshedpur.

  • Yes. XLRI is a residential campus with all of the necessary hostel amenities.

  • You can apply to XIME and Xavier University using your CMAT score, and the cut-off is around 80 percentile. On the other hand, XLRI accepts only XAT and GMAT scores.


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