Xavier Institute Of Management & Entrepreneurship: Delivering A Constant Stream Of Competent, Value-Driven & Globally-Oriented Managers To Development Of The Nation | CEOInsights Vendor
Xavier Institute Of Management & Entrepreneurship: Delivering A Constant Stream Of Competent, Value-Driven & Globally-Oriented Managers To Development Of The Nation

Xavier Institute Of Management & Entrepreneurship: Delivering A Constant Stream Of Competent, Value-Driven & Globally-Oriented Managers To Development Of The Nation

   Prof. J Philip,     Chairman

Prof. J Philip


In recent years, entrepreneurship education has grown in prominence as a complex field of study for college students. As employment become scarce due to technological improvements and population expansion, entrepreneurship is becoming a popular career choice among young people. Entrepreneurship creates many employment opportunities and boosts economic progress, and intellectuals have long pushed young people to create their businesses.Thus, it is important to introduce students to the idea of entrepreneurship and the potential rewards it may bring by including entrepreneurship as a required course.In light of this, recognizing the relevance of entrepreneurship education in today's society, the Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship has created an entire course

Engaging in an exclusive interaction with the CEO Insights magazine, the chairman Prof J Philip- described the institution's legacy and the unique position that it holds in the Indian educational sector.

How has the journey of the Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship been since its inception? What is the vision and mission of the institution?
The Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship (XIME) is a prestigious B-school in India that was established by a team of experts headed by Professor J. Philip, former Director of IIM Bangalore, and a former Dean of XLRI, Jamshedpur. Prof J Philip who is the founder of XIME is also the founder of the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) in 1988 and the founder of the Association of BRICS Business School in January 2009(ABBS).

In addition to Prof Philip it was that band of experienced professionals who embodied the entrepreneurial spirit unpretentious but robust behind the founding of XIME. They included academics, professionals
and high minded servants of the Catholic Church.

XIME, its staff and the students salute their vision and commitment in bringing up the institution from its modest origins, to what is a today a model school for India's rising youth and a force to reckon with on the B-school map of India. Since its establishment in 1991, the institution has been fulfilling its purpose to contribute to national development by producing highly qualified,value oriented and internationally minded managers. In addition the campus offers the ideal combination of industrial sophistication, intellectual temperament, and visual delight thanks to its closeness to industrial giants.

Preparing students for successful careers in business is a top priority at the Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship

The Academic Council of the Institute is comprised of educators from IIM, as well as professionals from industry. The Academic Council reviews the feedbacks from Alumni, Recruiters, other industry feed backs and updates the curriculum each year. Recognizing the significant contribution of the institution towards entrepreneurship, XIME was designated as Centre of Excellence (CoE) by the Government of India's Ministry of Skills and Development.

XIME's vision is to be a globally oriented Business School that is counted among the leading Business Schools of India as well as abroad with highlevels of international accreditation. The institution will forever have students at the center of its aspirations and endeavors while manifesting whole hearted commitment to all its stakeholders. Competence, dedication, and contribution to society will be the watchwords of XIME. Being staunchly devoted to excellence of quality, every unit of XIME will admit to its portals only adequate number of students to accomplish that objective.

The mission of XIME is to contribute to nation building by providing a steady stream of competent, value driven, and globally oriented managers.
How does Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship stand out from other B-Schools in the country?
The Institute is AICTE approved and NBA accredited. It runs residential PGDM Programmes with specializations in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Operations & IT and Analytics. XIME constantly endeavors to ensure that the curriculum offers students a result driven educational experience, meaning that it stays up to date with trends in the corporate world as well as environmental and social concerns.

We provide many bridge courses like learning circle, modern corporate environment, leadership in action, presentation skills, and effective written communication. Since the market is becoming data driven, we have created a program called Business Analytics intending to impart the ability to use cutting edge tools in data analytics irrespective of the career they choose.

What infrastructural amenities are provided by XIME?
With the vast and recent library resources in the forms of books(over 55,000) periodicals, journals, newspapers, audio video cassettes and CDs and more, students can enhance their knowledge in any branch of management. The library has subscribed to the following online databases EBSCO, HBSP Database, NDL, EMIS, Thomson Reuters Eikon. Plagiarism detention Software ­TURNITIN is also used. We are also the Member of Delnet Network. We also have subscription to Harvard Business School cases for class room training and subscription to the EMIS (Emerging Markets Information Services) financial database for research.

What are XIME's long term objectives?
XIME won for itself a credible position in the assessment of various rating agencies. It has a constant and vibrant industry interaction continuously enhancing the curriculum and multi model teaching aimed at world class learning outcomes. Its partnership with several high ranking foreign institutions has also given it a global orientation.

To summarize our aim at XIME is to develop managers who by dint of their capability and quality of character can respond in a creative and wholesome way to the diverse opportunities and challenges of the world of business and industry.

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