Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bengaluru is a Christian Catholic Institute was established in May 1991 to fulfill a promise of Maria Philip who was the daughter of Prof. J. Philip.
Prof. J. Philip who had made his mark in the field of management education as Director of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore from 1985 to 1991.
The institute is recognized and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi & International accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AASCB), Florida (USA) in 2014.
The institute aims to prepare globally competitive management professionals with strong moral, personal and social values and whose training and management skills are grounded in appropriate and advanced concepts and principles.
It is also accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A++" Grade and National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi.
It is co-educational private institute, providing a regular course which is located in an urban part of Bengaluru played a pioneering role in the field of higher education.
XIME's journey is beginning to a world class Institution with fully residential campuses in Bangalore, Kochi, and Chennai.
The Institute started the 2 year PGDM course with a batch of 80 students affiliated with AICTE in 1995.
XIME is today a global brand and hosts regular international events in collaboration with ten partner institutions around the globe, including strong student exchange programmes, faculty exchange programmes and international study tours for its students.
The XIME is acknowledged as a leading B-School in South India, continuously ranked among the top 30 B-Schools in India and is generally seen as 2nd best in Bangalore after IIM-B.
XIME in the top 25 B-Schools – Indian Management Survey, ranked 13th by International Leading media and ranked 15th in the CSR-GHRDC 'survey of Private B-Schools'
XIME received XLRI’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in the Profession and Societal Contribution at XLRI, Jamshedpur.
The Institute offers two years programs in Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM-General). It also offers Ph.D. programs.
The students were selected through CAT, MAT and COMED-K Entrance Examination conducted every year. Admission also can be done through XAT and GMAT.
Average of 50% in all examinations leading to graduation (45% for SC/ST candidates) and 75 percentile and above in any of the Entrance Tests-(75 percent and above).