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Xavier School of Rural Management (XSRM): Admission 2022

Updated On - Friday, 25 February 2022

Xavier School of Rural Management (XSRM) offers following programs for the academic year 2022-2023

Ph.D. in Rural Management (3 year)

Eligibility: Candidate should hold Master's Degree in any discipline or equivalent and secure at least 55% marks in aggregate.

In case this score is available on a letter-grade system or grade-point system, the university expects a minimum equivalent of 55% marks in aggregate as per the awarding university’s norms for conversion to a percentage.

Selection Process: Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their academic records and SOPs. The shortlisted candidates will be required to appear for Xavier Research Aptitude Test (X-RAT), Subject Test (if applicable), Presentation, and Personal Interview to be held in Bhubaneswar.

Details about X-RAT is available separately on our website.

The coursework for the selected candidates will commence from June 2022.


Ph.D Admission Process 2022

Interested candidate may visit official  website of the institute to fill  the online application form separately for program at Xavier university website or you can check below link. Upon successfully filling the online application form and paying the relevant application fee, the applicant will be intimated by email about the acceptance of the form. 

Xavier School of Rural Management (XSRM) - Online Application Form

The program will begin by the third week of June 2021 for the first year students. At this time the students will be given a Manual of Policies and Regulations which will be binding on them.

For Admission related queries contact:

Telephone: +91-674-2377 806 / 2377 878 
Email: admission@xub.edu.in

Ph.D Important Dates 2022

Last date for online application

February 2022

XRAT exam

April 2022

Admission interview

April 2022


MBA  in Rural Management (2 year)

Eligibility: Candidate should hold a  three-year Bachelor's  Degree (or equivalent) in any discipline with at least 55% marks in aggregate from a recognised university.

Candidates who expect to complete the final part of their degree examinations by June 15 of academic year, can also apply.

Offers of admission to such candidates, if made, will be provisional and will be automatically cancelled in the event of their failing to complete all the requirements for obtaining the degree before June 15, academic year.

Selection Process: Applicants are required to take any one of the Admission Tests:

a) XAT  or

b) CAT or

c) NMAT by GMAC or

d) GMAT or

e) X-GMT.

Fees: Rs. 12,20,000/- Total


MBA Admission Process 2022

Step 1:  Fill up the "Login Details" (in the Next page) to create and receive by email a unique XU ID/ Login ID and Password for applying to Xavier University. If you have already received your XU ID/ Login ID and Password, then login as per Step 2.

Step 2:  Login with your XU ID/ 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 & signature and Submit.

(You may keep ready the scanned/digital images of your photo/signature in JPEG format, in advance. The dimensions of photo may be of about 200x250 pixels, and the signature may be of about 250x125 pixels, both images within 50 kb each in size).

Step 3:  Pay the application fee through the Payment Gateway. (Application fee is Rs. 1,600/-).

If you have filled the application form and paid the application fee successfully, you will receive the confirmation by email regarding the acceptance of your online application form.

MBA Important Dates 2022

Last date to fill up the application form

March 2022

Commencement of the Program

03 week of June 2022

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