Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship - XIME Bangalore - XIME
XIME is a leading Business School in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. It has, as its mission to provide value-based management and entrepreneurial education of truly international standards, not only to those seeking careers in the corporate sector, but also to entrepreneurs, small scale industrialists and those working in public sector industry and services.
It is the first B-school in Bangalore to have received the coveted 5-year accreditation of the National Accreditation Board of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) in 2004. It has been continuously ranked among the top thirty B-Schools in India.
Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley of India (Electronics City, Bangalore) with new economy companies as GE, Infosys, TCS, HP, Mahindra Satyam and Wipro as its neighbours, XIME possesses state of the art facilities, scenic campus and a multifaceted and diverse talent pool. The campus, is fully residential, wifi enabled, with excellent library, gym and games facilities.
The institute is a crucible of diverse cultures and its student body is almost a “mini India” with students from all strata, regions and backgrounds and the average intake of lady students is 45-50 percent every year. Hence in every sense, the XIME-ean culture is one that embodies diversity and inclusion and pursuit of continual excellence XIME occupies a special niche as an institution where merit is the sole criterion for admission to our courses and admissions are not linked to donations of any kind, formal or informal reservations or quotas.
Established in 1991 by a group of eminent academicians under the leadership of Prof. J Philip, former Director of IIM-Bangalore, XIME’s journey of growth is a saga of remarkable milestones and success stories. This is truly, a B school with a difference.
XIME has an excellent team of qualified faculty including from industry and civil services. The curriculum is regularly reviewed and updated according to industry requirements. Some unique features of the curriculum include the Socially Useful and Productive Activity (SUPA), student development activities, courses in Ethics and Contemporary Business Environment. In recognition of internationalization in business, XIME also places emphasis on foreign language learning as part of its curriculum. The institute brings out the prestigious quarterly titled “Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship” .
Personalised attention to student development is a tenet at XIME and the institute can boast of full and high quality placements in all years.
XIME is acknowledged as a leading B-School in South India and has been continuously ranked among the top thirty B-Schools in India. The institute has flourished under the able guidance of management gurus, with Prof J Philip at the helm ,as its President . It was in recognition of all these that XIME received the Innovative B School Award from DNA, Mumbai in 2011.
Institute has an active students' placement programme. Through its Placement Cell, it provides direction and support to students who are eligible for placement. All through the years, it has succeeded in maintaining an excellent record. The institute is proud of its record of 100% placement since its inception except in the difficult year of 2009. Employers have particularly appreciated the students of XIME for their exceptional communication skills and strong business ethics.
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