Application Process/How to Apply

  • Download PGDM Programme Bulletin 2022 from  Admission Brochure for AY 2022-24
  • Please click on the link Apply online for PGDM on the website 
  • Read and understand the Programme Bulletin and its guidelines regarding admissions.
  • Application shall be submitted only through online mode. XIME provides an interactive user interface for entering details in the application form; the platform ensures data security and auto-saving.
  • Please click on the respective link to apply online for the programme on this page.
  • No need to send hardcopy of application form or any other documents to XIME while applying.
  • Application Fee is Rs 1500/-
  • Application fee shall be paid online by credit card / debit card / net banking / mobile wallets.
  • Payment gateway charges will be applicable
  • Applicants will receive a system generated acknowledgment for the application submitted and payment of application fee. With this the application process is complete.


* Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks for all subjects taken together (45% for SC/ST candidates).
* Candidates who are appearing for their final year examination and are awaiting their results may also apply. However, they should have maintained an average of 50% marks in the degree course until then.
* Only such tests in 2021-22 where results are declared latest by 30th March 2022 will be considered. They should be completing all their degree examinations before 15th June 2022. Such candidates are required to produce proof of passing the Degree examination with the minimum required marks of 50%, latest by 10th September 2022.
Applicants who have un-cleared backlog papers in graduation, are not eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Test
    Any student with a valid score-card at the time of application with a credible score can apply

    • XAT (Xavier Aptitude Test)
    • CAT (Common Admission Test)
    • CMAT (Common Management Admission Test)
    • MAT (Management Aptitude Test)
    • ATMA (AIMS Test for Management Admissions)
    • GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test)
    • KMAT ( Kerala Management Aptitude Test )

Important Dates


Online Application Begins

15th December 2021

PGDM Program ( 2022 – 2024 ) commences on

11 th July 2022




Tuition Fees


Rs. 8,50,000/-


About Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship

Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship (XIME) is a top rated Business School in India. It has fully residential campuses, one located in Bangalore, one in Kochi and one in Chennai. The Institute pioneered the Association of BRICS Business Schools (ABBS, estd 2008) which is a platform for management education in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Established in June 1991, XIME is the result of the vision of Prof. J. Philip, Former Director of Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, and seven other illustrious academicians and public-spirited men and women.


  1. Register by logging in with your email id as a user name. The same user id and password can be used to access the application form.
  2. All fields marked with * are compulsory.
  3. Please go through the Programme bulletin before submitting the application.
  4. Please download the Programme bulletin from the link provided on the home page.
  5. Once submitted, editing will be allowed to enter the entrance test scores/ percentile only.
  6. Please keep a soft copy of your photograph (images must be in png/jpeg/jpg and between 352X240 / 2048X2048)
  7. A scanned copy of your signature is also required for uploading.
  8. System generated Registration Number of the application is temporary and the application number will be generated after making payment of Application fee.
  9. Use the application number for further correspondence.
  10. While making payment online gateway charges are to be paid at the payment gateway.
  • Online Payment: You can pay the application fee online through Credit Cards, Debit Cards or Net Banking


  • Flagship programme of XIME.
  • AICTE approved two year, full-time, residential programme.
  • Annual intake of 120 students at Kochi.
  • Trimester system followed.
  • Foundation courses in management covered in the first year.
  • Electives, core courses, environmental and integrative courses covered in the second year.
  • SUPA - Socially Useful and Productive Activity is a mandatory Internship to help students understand management Issues of NGOs and provides excellent exposure for appreciation of social issues.
  • Contemporary Curriculum - Curriculum is reviewed and updated every two to three years in consultation with Industry leaders, alumni, students and faculty.
  • Enables global outlook and promotes spirit of Entrepreneurship.
  • Inculcates human values and societal orientation.
  • Develop soft skills like leadership, Interpersonal skills and written and oral communication skills.
  • Compulsory exposure to a foreign language (among German, French, Spanish, and Chinese).
  • On the Job' training through corporate internship.
  • Develop the student's analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities.
  • Inculcate a positive and ethical outlook in the students.
  • Strengthen the student's communication skills.
  • Emphasize on holistic development of each individual.
  • Develop a global orientation.

The First Year of the course starts with a coverage of Foundation Subjects which impart to the students a sound knowledge of the essential functional areas of business.
In the Second Year, the emphasis shifts to elective courses, which are designed to give the students as wide a choice as possible, to specialize in areas of their interest and acquire advanced knowledge and skills.
The programme rounds off with a strong emphasis on integrative and value-oriented courses such as Business Policy, Business Ethics and Environmental Issues so as to make the student not only a competent manager, but also a socially responsible citizen. Considering the phenomenal growth and importance of IT industry, current topics related to IT are included in the programme.


There are multiple awards presented to meritorious students every year. A partial list is given below:

  • George Thomas Kottukapally Memorial Gold Medal for the Best All-Round Performer in the outgoingPGDM Batch, Kochi
  • The Chairman’s Gold Medal for the student scoring the highest CGPA in the Outgoing PGDM Batch
  • Archbishop Alphonsus Mathias award of Rs. 10,000 for Humanitarian Spirit and Service
  • Mphasis Excellence award of Rs.10,000 for the best out going HR Student
  • Dell Excellence award of Rs. 10,000 for the best outgoing Marketing Student
  • Institute’s Merit Award of Rs. 50,000 to the student who scores the highest CGPA in the First Year
  • Anshul Choudhary Memorial Award of Rs. 10,000 for the most musically talented student/s
  • Maria Philip Memorial Award of Rs. 10,000 to the Best Speaker of the Institute.
  • Chairman’s Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Barrister M.K. Nambiar Memorial Scholarship of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Late Prof. J.D. Cherayil Memorial Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student
  • Prof. J. Philip Scholarship Award of Rs. 1,00,000 to a meritorious student


Contact Us


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HMT PO. Kalamassery, Kochi-683 503, Kerala

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