XLRI - Xavier School of Management receives AMBA re-accreditation
Ø XLRI affirms its position in the top 2% of Business Schools globally with AMBA re-accreditation
Ø XLRI’s 3 flagship programs receive AMBA accreditation
1st December 2020: XLRI - Xavier School of Management, one of India’s premier B-Schools, has been re-accredited by the prestigious Association of MBAs (AMBA). The Three flagship programs of XLRI the PGDM (BM), the PGDM (HRM), as well as the Executive PGDM (General), are accredited by AMBA.
Upon receiving AMBA accreditation, all current students and alumni of XLRI - Xavier School of Management will get the opportunity to join AMBA’s global member community of more than 55,000 students and alumni in more than 150 countries, which brings business school leaders from all over the world together and exchange insights, attend sessions relevant to business, leadership, and access to the latest research along with networking opportunities.
Accreditation from AMBA represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education. Its rigorous assessment criteria ensure that only the highest-calibre programs which demonstrate the best standards in teaching, curriculum, and student interaction achieves AMBA accreditation.
Andrew Main Wilson, Chief Executive of the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and Business Graduates Association (BGA) said: ‘XLRI is a very prestigious Business School and one which is recognized globally for its quality. I am delighted that the School has achieved re-accreditation and look forward to working with the School in the future.’
Fr. P. Christie S.J., Director, XLRI- Xavier School of Management, said, “We are delighted that our institution has been awarded re-accreditation by AMBA’s International Accreditation Advisory Board. AMBA accreditation is international in scope and reach. AMBA works under the belief that accredited programs should be of the highest standard and reflect changing trends and innovation in postgraduate management education. Its accreditation process reflects this commitment to fostering innovation and demanding Business Schools to perform at the highest level continually and is earned only by the best programs. XLRI, with its singular philosophy of Magis, i.e., the pursuit of excellence in all endeavours, has continually focused on three interrelated areas: academic excellence, personal values, and societal concern. Our flagship PGDM programs are regularly revised to enable students to meet the business world's transformational business challenges and expectations.
“This year, the XLRI family got enlarged by establishing the new XLRI campus in the Delhi-NCR region. This re-accreditation will further enhance the credibility of the management programs offered by XLRI to prospective Indian and international students, ensuring them the finest business education available, which will impact their careers. It will also help recruiters acquire the top talent, and future business leaders know that our graduates have received the highest quality and the most relevant management education. Our institution has spared no effort to make our curriculum world-class and deliver it most effectively. This achievement is the result of continuous hard work and support by our faculty members, employees, students, and alumni, and we worked as a singular body with a sense of purpose for the greater common good of the society at large.” Fr. Christie further added.
XLRI-Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, is a premier, private management institute in India founded in 1949 by Fr Quinn Enright, S.J. in the ‘steel city’ of Jamshedpur (www.xlri.ac.in). Over the last six decades, the institute has grown into a top-ranking business management school of International repute with an extensive portfolio of management programs and research publications. Its alumni are spread around the globe and have demonstrated responsible business leadership in their organizations. XLRI continually strives to contribute its mite to the professional growth and management of numerous organizations and institutions across industry sectors. XLRI has earned two prestigious International Accreditations, viz., AACSB - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and AMBA - Association of MBAs. XLRI has also earned the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) accreditation.
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