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Executive MBA from XLRI - Eligibility, Admission process & Fees

by Ritu Chandna

XLRI Jamshedpur one among the top 10 B-Schools in India has also been known among the best business schools globally. XLRI Executive MBA or General Management Program (GMP) has been designed to provide valuable education to the working executives. They are offered part-time so that the executive can match up to the job demands and at the same time pursue their education. XLRI EMBA program is a one-year residential programme that has been designed to cater to the scholarly needs of working executives/managers/faculty members/researchers.

Executive MBA programs aim at developing professional leaders in management research, teaching, management practice, consulting, and training and development.

Executive MBA programs at XLRI:

Part Time Programmes for Working Executives

Program Name Duration Fees Residential Tests
General Management Program One year 14,00,000 INR YES GMAT/XAT + Essays + PI

Satellite Based Part Time Programme for Working Executives

Program Name Duration
PGCBM (Post graduate Certificate in Business Management) 12 months programme
PGCHRM (Post graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management) 12 months programme
PGCLSCM (Post graduate Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management) 12 months programme
PGCSMM (Post graduate Certificate in Sales and Marketing Management ) 12 months programme

Eligibility and Admission Process for Executive MBA programs at XLRI:

Applicants for Executive FPM should:

For application process & details, kindly visit www.xlri.ac.in/research

Short listed candidates will be required to appear for a personal interview at XLRI, Jamshedpur for the selection process.

  • Have an MBA / Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) or equivalent or GMP/PGPX or One Year fulltime residential programme in Management. Candidates from Premier B-Schools will be given preference.
  • Be currently employed in a full-time job.
  • Have at least 5 years of full-time executive/managerial/ teaching / research experience

Applicants for General Management program:

A candidate has the option of either taking XAT or submitting the GMAT Scores. Those taking XAT need to register for XAT, which is conducted in January each year. The last date of registration is in November.
Others need to send their GMAT score along with their XLRI PP GMAT Form and demand draft to XLRI, Jamshedpur in January.

  • Hold a minimum of three years Bachelor's Degree from a recognized University in India/abroad in any discipline
  • Be employed in a full-time job
  • Must have at least five years of relevant managerial experience

Applicants for Satellite Management programs:

For details regarding the program details, admission process, eligibility, fees refer the link below.


  • Hold a Bachelors Degree (minimum of three years full time study)
  • Have a minimum of two year of post degree full time work experience
  • Admission are based on personal Interview


Placements after an Executive MBA from XLRI see an increasing trend towards hiring for senior management positions by the leading corporates. Some of the roles offered were Business Unit Head, State Head, General Manager, Global Leadership Cadre, Assistant Vice Presidents etc. Placement session sees participation from renowned names in the industry t. Among these were, Google, Mind Tree, SAP, Accenture, IBM, HCL, HP, Mahindra Satyam, Tech Mahindra, Wirpo, TCS, Future Group, Apollo Hospitals, Infosys, Applabs, Daimler, Exide, Genpact, Tata Motors, etc.

Although the institute plays a proactive role in the process of placement, it does not, however, hold itself responsible for finding employment for students.

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Last Updated At Dec 07, 2012


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