Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar (XIMB) has released the application form of all its key MBA programs for the academic session 2021. Applicants can fill the form till December 9, 2020 at xub.edu.in. by paying an application fee of INR 1600/-.

Xavier Institute of Management, popularly known as XIMB is ranked 10th among India’s top 100 B-Schools in the Outlook Management B-School survey 2018. More than 140 companies visited the campus for recruitment. XIMB has a record of providing 100% placement to its students. XIMB offers postgraduate and doctoral programs in the discipline of Business Administration, Executive Business Management and Business Analytics.

XIMB Important Dates

EMBA (Business Management) Registration Deadline 09 Dec, 2020

XIMB Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1987 | Private
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Xavier University
Accredited by SAQS | NBA | AACSB
Entrance Exam

National: CAT/ XAT/ GMAT

Institute: XRAT/ XGMT

Popular Courses MBA/ PGDM, Executive MBA
Courses Offered 3 Courses across 4 streams
Application Mode | Fees Online | INR 1,600 & INR 400
Top Recruiters Deloitte, Cognizant Business Consulting, PwC, UHG, Brillio, Capgemini
Campus Area 20 Acres
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Cafeteria
Official Website https://ximb.edu.in/

XIMB Ranking

  • No.4 in General Management, Central Asia among the TOP 20 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones by Eduniversal Masters Ranking 2018 for the 5000 Best Masters and MBAs in 50 fields of study worldwide.
  • 2nd amongst India’s Top 13 Private Leading B-Schools of Super Excellence in the CSR-GHRDC B-School survey 2018.
  • 4th among the top 50 B-Schools in the Chronicles B-School Survey 2018.
  • 6th among India’s top 10 Private B-Schools in the Outlook Management B-School survey 2018.
  • 7th among India’s top 100 Private B-Schools in the Week-Hansa Research Survey 2018.
  • 10th among India’s Top Private B-Schools in the Business World – C fore B-School Survey 2018.
  • 10th among All India Private B-Schools in the BT-MDRA B-School Ranking 2018.

XIMB Courses and Fees

XIMB offers PG and Ph.D. courses under the discipline of Business Management, Executive Business Management, Business Analytics, and Management Studies. A brief about the same is listed below:

Course Specialization Eligibility
MBA Business Management
  • Graduation with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks
  • Obtained a valid score in XAT/CAT/GMAT/NMAT/XGMT
Executive-MBA Business Management
  • Graduation with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks
  • 3 years of experience in an executive capacity in an organization of repute in the public, private or government sector
  • A self-employed person with a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Obtained a valid score in CAT/XAT/GMAT/XGMT
  • Minimum age 23 years
Business Analytics
Ph.D. Management Studies
  • PGDM/MBA and first division throughout the academic year
  • Obtained a valid score in XRAT followed by Subject Test, Presentation and Personal Interview

Note: For admissions in XIMB, a candidate needs to have a valid score according to XIMB Cutoff. For more information click here

Check: XIMB Courses and Fees

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB) Admission

Step 1: Fill up the "Login Details" to create and receive by email a unique XUBID/Login ID and Password for applying to XUB. Click here

Step 2: Log in with your XUBID/Login ID and Password. Fill up the Personal Details, Academic Details, Professional Details, choose the program/s you want to apply for and the respective test option/s, upload your photo and signature. Click on “Submit”.

Step 3: Pay the application fee of INR 1,600 (for the first option) and INR 400 (each for the subsequent option) through the Payment Gateway.

Step 4: After the successful submission of an application form and fee applicants will receive a confirmation email regarding the acceptance of the online application form.

Note: XIMB will announce their cutoff at the time of shortlisting. However, they keep their cut-offs moderate in the range of 85 to 90 percentile.

Selection Criteria

Candidates will be short-listed for the GD-WAT-PI round on the basis of their sectional and overall scores in the entrance exam after declaration of entrance exam result.


Entrance test






Check: XIMB Admission

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB) Placement

The XIMB provides placement training to students. XIMB provides training through workshops, seminars, group discussions, and internships. The institute has achieved 100% placement for its MBA program. Some of the placement highlights of XIMB are:

Category MBA (BM) MBA (HRM) MBA (RM)
Total Number of Students Participated 350 123 111
Total Number of Companies 104 67 32
Highest Salary INR 24.50 LPA INR 27.50 LPA INR 15 LPA
Average Salary INR 14.31 LPA INR 12.75 LPA INR 8 LPA
Median Salary INR 14.16 LPA INR 12.20 LPA -

Top recruiters of XIMB: Deloitte, Cognizant Business Consulting, PwC, UHG, Brillio, Capgemini, Accenture, Hero MotoCorp, UltraTech, TASL, Times OOH, Enhance Group, CRISIL, HSBC IB, ICICI Bank, TCS, Royal Bank of Scotland, VMware, Tiger Analytics, Bajaj Allianz and many more.

Check: XIMB Placement

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB) Facilities

XIMB has a state of the art infrastructure. Listed below are the details for same:

  • Library
  • Air-conditioned Classrooms
  • Xavier Campus Cloud and Data Centre
  • Professional Audio-Video Studios
  • Graphic Lab
  • Air-conditioned Auditorium
  • Residential Facilities
  • WiFi Facility
  • Cafeteria
  • Medical Help
  • Sport and Fitness Facilities

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB) Faculty

Given below are the details of the faculty of XIMB:

Prof. Ajit Kumar

  • Designation: Professor
  • Qualification: B.Sc, MCA, Ph.D

Prof. Amar KJR Nayak

  • Designation: Professor
  • Qualification: B.E, MBA, Research Fellow, Ph.D

Prof. Arun Kumar Paul

  • Designation: Professor
  • Qualification: B.Tech, Research

Prof. Arijit Mitra

  • Designation: Professor
  • Qualification: B.Tech, M.Tech

Prof. Asif Ranjan Mohanty

  • Designation: Professor​
  • Qualification: M.Phil, Fellow UGC, Ph.D

Check: XIMB Faculty

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB) FAQs

Ques. Is XIMB different from XUB?

Ans. Xavier’s Institute of Management Studies (XIMB) is a part of Xavier’s University (XUB). XUB is a University in Bhubaneshwar with 13 institutes including XIMB offering postgraduate management programs.

Ques. Does XIMB accept the NMAT score?

Ans. Yes, Xavier’s Institute of Management Studies accepts the NMAT score. It also accepts XAT/CAT/GMAT/XGMT score followed by Written Test, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview.

Ques. Can I apply for a Bank Loan for financing my studies?

Ans. Yes, you can finance your studies through bank loans. XIMB would provide you with supporting documents like the offer of admission and statement of expenses to facilitate the process of obtaining the Bank Loan.