XLRI Second Stage Admission Process - MBA


XLRI Second Stage Admission Process

XLRI - Xavier School of Management was established in 1949, as Xavier Labour Relations Institute, at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. XLRI is a Jesuit managed school and is not only India's oldest B-school but also one of the oldest B -schools of the world.

For PGDM (BM and HR) Programme

There are 2 stages that a candidate goes through before getting selected for XLRI PGDM (BM and HR) Programme. The first stage is appearing for the XAT Exam conducted by XLRI. (GMAT in case of foreign or NRI candidates). On clearing the required cut-offs, a candidate is called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GDPI).


The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of XAT or GMAT score. The shortlisted candidates will be called for the personal interviews. GMP interviews are also conducted over G-talk/Skype for the overseas candidates.

Some Previous experiences of GD-PI, Batch 2017-19, as indicated by the candidates (disclaimer).

Human Resources

  • GD Topic: Women make better managers.
  • Personal Interview

Business Management

  • GD Topic: Globalisation leads to economic growth.
  • Personal Interview

Business Management

  • GD topic: Do you agree that couples should not work in the same organisation.
  • PI questions
  • GD Topic: Does workplace romance affect employee productivity?
  • Personal Interview

What is yours? Please mention in the comment section.

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