Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS) Ranchi announces Admission to PG Diploma in Management (PGDM) Program 2024, Apply now


XISS Ranchi PGDM Admission 2024 – Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS) Ranchi invited applications for admission to 2 years full time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Program in Human Resource Management, Rural Management, Information Technology, Finance and Marketing for the academic session 2024-26.. The Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS) was established as an extension department of St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi, in 1955 with the objective of training young men and women in Rural Development, Personnel Management and Industrial Relations. In 1973 the institute was registered as a separate educational society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860.Over the years it has developed its own distinct identity as a centre of excellence in management education, research, consultancy and development interventions. With a passion for academic excellence, XISS offers AICTE Approved Two-Years Full-Time Postgraduate Diploma in Management with various specializations. Read the post below for more details on Xavier Institute of Social Service PGDM Admission 2024


XISS Ranchi PGDM Admission 2024


Courses Offered at XISS

  • XISS Ranchi, offers 2-year full-time AICTE approved Post Graduate Diploma Programs in Management (PGDM) in the following areas:
    • Human Resource Management (PGDM-HRM)
    • Rural Management (PGDM-RM)
    • Marketing Management (PGDM-MM)
    • Financial Management (PGDM-FM)


Important Dates

  • Application open date: November 01, 2023
  • Application closure date: February 22, 2024 (Exact dates will be announced later)
  • GD&PI for Phase I: After the publication of XAT 2024 results. (Exact dates will be announced later)
  • GD&PI for Phase II: After the publication of CMAT 2024 results (Expected in April/May 2024)


Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum qualification for admission to the PGDM program at the Institute is three / four years bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST) in any discipline recognized by Association of Indian Universities.
  • Candidates appearing for the final year or final semester of their graduate degree examination in academic year 2023-24 are also eligible to appear for the admission process. Provided they do not have more than 2 (two) backlogs in all. Such candidates, if finally selected, must clear their graduation examination with 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidates ) by August 2024.
  • Also, a candidate desirous of seeking admission at Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi will have to appear in an all India level management admission test. XISS, Ranchi considers only the following three admission test scores for shortlisting the candidates:
  • Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT 2024) conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur
  • Common Admission Test (CAT 2023) conducted by IIM, and (CMAT 2024) conducted by NTA
  • The above three are the only approved examinations through which a candidate can apply at  XISS Ranchi.


Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website www.xiss.ac.in & https://www.xiss.ac.in/admission/
  • The institute will accept only online registrations. Date of filling up forms for seeking admission at XISS, Ranchi will remain open from November 01, 2023.
  • Applicants must register themselves at the XISS admission application window by pressing the ‘Apply Now’ button and enter the necessary details. It will lead to the application form. 
  • For online registrations, the Registration Fee can be paid through online transactions using Credit / Debit / ATM cards / Online Banking, and the Application form fee is non-refundable.


Application Fee

  • Application Fee : 2000 + 18% GST
  • Mode of Payment: Online through Debit Card / Credit Card / ATM cards / Online Banking


Selection Procedure

  • Three stages of the admission process are followed by the Institute as per the guidelines of AICTE. These stages are:
  • Stage-1: All India Management Admission Test CAT / XAT / CMAT
  • Stage-2 : Group Discussion & Assessment of Writing Skills
  • Stage-3 : Personal Interview


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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