Admission to various MBA programs is done through Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) and Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT). In fact, aspirants apply to various other member institutes which consider the XAT score when proceeding for the admission. Every year the admission procedure is updated by the XLRI on its official website.
Here, Collegedekho.com brings you the top institutes which accept the XAT scores to enhance admission into the various MBA programs offered by them respectively:
Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB)
The Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) is a prime school of business studies established in 1987 and located in Bhubaneswar. A Board of Governors consisting of representatives of the Governments of India, and Odisha, the Society of Jesus (Jesuits), educators, and industrialists are responsible for the management, and administration of this institute.
T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal
The T A Pai Management Institute is situated in the international university town of Manipal (in Karnataka). The institute founded in the year 1980, by the visionary, Late Shri T. A. Pai. It is also one of the leading management institutes in the Indian peninsula. Further, it is reputed for the faculty-student interaction, and hence, the academic rigor always surrounding the institute
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow
The Jaipuria Institute of Management was established in 1995, and it is placed in Gomtinagar area of Lucknow. At present, it is Dr. Abhishek Nirjar who is the Director here. It has scored the rank of 16th, as calculated by industry, and is at the 28th in placements amongst India's private B-schools by Business World Best B-school (2011).
S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Andheri (West), Mumbai
The SP Jain Institute of Management and Research is a part of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. It is also recognized as among the prime business schools. The institute was inaugurated in the year 1981 by the then Prime Minister of Britain, Margaret Thatcher. The institute was named after Sahu Shreyans Prasad Jain of the Sahu Jain family, who financed the institution.
Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM)
The Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, which is popularly also called ‘GITAM’, was founded in the year 1980 by an inspired group of eminent industrialists and intellectuals of Andhra Pradesh. The institute is better known for the flexibility and creative dynamism that surrounds it and it offers many programs that value orientation and blend skill development. This is for developing a holistic personality and, in addition, shape the students’ career.
Goa Institute of Management (GIM), Goa
The Goa Institute of Management, Goa is an autonomous school that is governed by a Board. It offers a 2 year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program, full-time MBA (PGDM)-’Healthcare Management Program’ (HCM), the executive MBA (3 years), and it also works as a resource center for PhD programs in management for Goa University. It has been approved by the AICTE for offering postgraduate courses in management, and has been recognized by the Government of Goa.