XLRI launches 2-year PGDM programs online

Jamshedpur: XLRI has launched three masters level programs in online mode in line with the new education policy framework. The programs are Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM), Post Graduate Diploma in Finance (PGDF) and Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (PGDHRM). Each program will commence with a one week Immersion Program at XLRI Campus, Jamshedpur followed by another week of campus visit in the second year.

Admissions will start from April 4, 2022. Last Date to register for these academic programs is June 5, 2022. “Selections will happen on a rolling basis fortnightly. Apply via –,” it said in a statement on Monday.

XLRI, founded in 1949, is not only the oldest management institute of the country, but also the first institute to offer management courses through an online platform in India.  

“The online post graduate diploma programs offered aim at bridging the gap between the aspirations of the participants and the requirements from qualified professionals; suitable for the industry. For working professionals, the online programs are best suited as they learn while being at work. Participants learn from the experienced XLRI faculty as well as industry experts and their peers over an interactive online platform and monitor their learning as well as performance progression during the program”, says Fr. Paul Fernandes, SJ., Director, XLRI, Jamshedpur.

“Professionals currently working in the corporate sector and eager to learn/update their skills through a systematic and rigorous education can enroll in this program to supplement their experience-based skills with widely recognized Post Graduate Diploma to boost their career prospects”, says Prof Sanjay Patro, Chairperson of the XOL Program Committee.