• Application process
  • Admission Eligibility
  • Important Dates
  • Fee Structure
  • Refund Policy
  • Centres and Contact
  • Scholarship

To Download PGDM Programme Bulletin 2023-25 click Admission Brochure

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 filling the application form. The platform ensures data security and auto-saving.

Click here to Apply online for PGDM

Do not send the hard-copy of application form or any other documents to XIME while applying.

Application Fee is Rs. 1500/- (Inclusive of GST @ 18%).

Application fee shall be paid online by credit card/ debit card/net banking/mobile wallets.

Applicants will receive a system generated acknowledgment for the application submitted and payment of application fee. With this, the application process is complete.


Candidates applying for the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) are required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognised 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.

They should be completing all their degree examinations before - June 11, 2021. Such candidates are required to produce proof of passing the Degree Examination with the minimum required marks of 50%, latest by - September 10, 2020.

Applicants who have un-cleared backlog papers in graduation, are not eligible to apply.



An entrance test score of 65 percentile and above in any of the following Entrance Tests (60% in GMAT)

XAT ( Xavier Aptitude Test ) - 2021

CAT ( Common Admission Test ) - 2020

CMAT ( Common Management Admission Test ) - 2021

MAT – (Management Aptitude Test) - August 2020, September 2020, December 2020 & February 2021

ATMA ( AIMS Test for Management Admissions ) - August 2020 & February 2021

GMAT ( Graduate Management Admission Test ) - 2019, 2020 and 2021



Score for academic performance : X Std., XII Std., UnderGraduate Degree / Post Graduate Degree - 20%

Score in the Common Admission Test (CAT, XAT, CMAT, ATMA, MAT, GMAT) - 35%

Group discussion/interview - 35%

Weightage for participation in Sports, Extra-Curricular activities, Academic diversity and Gender diversity - 10%

Online applications begin - 28th December, 2020

Last date for online submission of duly filled-in application form along with the payment of application fee - October 25th 2021

Dates for Group Discussion/Personal Interview at the 8 Centres (Exact dates will be intimated to short-listed candidates via email only) - 3rd to 28th April 2021

Declaration of results (via email only) on 3rd May 2021

Payment of first installment fee (Amounts will be advised) - 10th May 2021

Payment of second installment fee (Amounts will be advised) - 1st week of June 2021

PGDM Programme (2021 - 2022) Commences on - 1st July, 2021

The programme fee of Rs 8,50,000/- covers Admission, Tuition, Library, Computer Centre, Establishment, Text Books, Programme Materials, Examinations, Diploma, Co- curricular Activities and Alumni Association Membership.

The fees is to be paid in eight installments as indicated below:

First Year : Rs. 4,00,000/-

Second Year : Rs. 4,50,000/- : For payment details, Click Here!

Dates for payment of fees will be announced at the beginning of the academic year.

Caution Deposit: A one-time caution Deposit of Rs. 25,000 is payable at the time of admission, which is refundable at the end of the programme, after deducting dues to XIME, if any.

Hostel Charges Payable: The Hostel Fees payable by each student will be approximately Rs. 8,500/- per month which includes lodging, boarding, electricity and water charges.

Students are required to stay in the hostel, unless exempted / excluded for any special reasons.

Laptop: It is necessary for every student to possess a laptop.

Note: Fees must be paid on time. Delayed payment will attract penalty.

After commencement of the programme, fees once paid will not be refunded even in the case of a student’s failure / termination or withdrawal from the programme.

International Study Tour

As in the past years, the students of XIME will have an international study tour. This will be organised within the framework of AICTE guidelines in the matter. The Study tour is expected to cost additionally Rs.1,50,000/-. If the actual cost is less, the difference will be refunded to the students and if the cost is more, the student concerned will have to bear the extra cost . Students of XIME are encouraged to join the International Study Tour, if they so desire, duly bearing the expenses" However this is not mandatory, only interested students may apply to go.

XIME follows AICTE refund policy with respect to candidates withdrawing from the programme before commencement of the programme. Time required for processing refund request is 10-15 working days after receiving the signed hard copy of the prescribed refund request form from the candidate.

After commencement of the programme, fees once paid will not be refunded even in the case of a student’s failure / termination or withdrawal from the programme.









Contact for Admissions


Electronics City, Phase – II, Hosur Road Bangalore – 560 100
Ph: 080-2852 8597 / 98
Fax: 080-28520809


Kinfra Hi-Tech Park, Off HMT Road HMT PO. Kalamassery, Kochi-683 503, Kerala
Tel: 0484-2752500


Plot No CP 2 A, SIPCOT Industrial ParkNear Royal Enfield Factory, OragadamVandalur- Wallajabad Highway, Sriperumbudur Taluk-602105
Tel: 044-67130400

For further details

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A number of awards and scholarships have been instituted to encourage excellence in student performance throughout the course and in various functional areas. These include:

1. Special Scholarships for students admitted to XIME Chennai Campus.

Percentile score in XAT 2019 & CAT 2018 Scholarship Amount
80 and above, but less than 90 20 percent of Programme Fee
90 and above 40 percent of Programme Fee

2. Merit-cum Means Scholarships for deserving students.