XIM University (formerly known as Xavier University), Bhubaneswar Orissa was established in the year 2013 as Private University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. XIM University is approved by the reputed UGC, AIU and AICTE, and is accredited by NBA, AACSB and NAAC-A. Management of XIM University, Bhubaneswar is working under Fr. Antony R. Uvari (Vice-Chancellor).
About XIM University, Bhubaneswar
Formerly known as Xavier University, XIM University was formed in 2013 to provide graduate individuals who shall contribute towards the growth of the country with their knowledge of innovation and creation. This university is accredited by NBA and NAAC with grade ‘A’ and it is approved by UGC and AICTE.
The vision of this university is to become a leading global academic hub that promotes innovation in education and grooms students to become employable. The university also focuses on providing equal opportunities to the students to create a sustainable society.
The mission of XIM is to raise the standard of education with the help of high-quality research and thinking skills. The university also focuses on serving society by empowering the youth and promoting digital learning that promotes developmental and social growth.
This private university offers UG, PG, and PhD degrees in programs like Mass Communication (Hons.), Business Management, Computer Science & Engineering (Hons.), Psychology (Hons.), Human Resource Management, Computer Science & Engineering, Economics, Rural Management, etc. The university offers full-time and part-time PhD courses to the students. All these programs run under several schools, known as:
Xavier Institute of Management
School of Rural Management
School of Human Resource Management
School of Commerce
School of Sustainability
School of Human Settlements
School of Commerce
School of Communications
School of Economics
School of Governance and Public Affairs
School of Computer Science and Engineering
Xavier Law School
School of Liberal Arts
XIM University Admissions
To be a part of this university, the students need to fulfill the admission eligibility criteria. The admission criteria for each subject varies and for further details refer to the table below:
BBM (Hons.) / B.Com
50% marks in 10+2
B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Hons.)
10+2 with 60% marks in PCM
* Selection will be based on PI and Xavier Engineering Selection Test (XEST)
MBA (Business Management) / MBA (Human Resource Management)
UG with minimum 55% marks
*Final selection will be based on CAT / GMAT / X-GMT / XAT scores and GD, PI, and Aptitude Tests
M.Tech (Computer Science and Engineering)
At least 55% marks in UG
*Selection will be based on extracurricular activities OR marks obtained in Xavier Engineering Entrance Examination (XEEE)
55% marks in Graduation
Minimum 60% marks in 10+2
After going through all the major eligibility criteria, the candidate can apply for admission via the online admission process. The student can get the online application form from the website. Fill out the details in the form, attach all the documents, and submit. The university will contact the candidate with further steps.
XIM University Scholarships
The university offers financial aid to the students by providing them with scholarships. The university provides scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate courses. The scholarships will be provided to students who have completed 10+2. For more details related to the scholarships, refer to the table below:
Scholarship Percentage / Criteria
Category A - Merit Scholarship
30% scholarship (90% or above marks in 12th)
Category B - SC / ST / Economically Backward / Minority
Family income should be less than 250000 per annum
Category C - Merit Scholarship for Topper
* For more details and information related to the scholarships and its criteria, the student can contact the university. The contact details are mentioned on the website.
XIM University at a Glance
XIM University, Bhubaneswar
Formerly Known As
Xavier University, Bhubaneswar
UGC, AIU, AICTE
NBA, AACSB, NAAC-A
UG/ PG/ Diploma/ Doctorate/ M.Phil
Fr. Antony R. Uvari
Xavier City Campus, Plot No: 12(A),
Nijigada, Kurki, Harirajpur,
Puri, Bhubaneswar - 752050,
The university provides placement opportunities to the students. The university focuses on providing placement to the students based on their selected course and work preference. The university conducts multiple programs and professional sessions like seminars, workshops, conferences, etc to build a connection between the students and the companies. The university works as a mediator and helps the students discover and understand their professional potential and choose the right career path.
Located at Nijigada, Kurki, Bhubaneswar, the campus of the university is world-class, modern, and designed keeping in mind the basic and major needs of academics. The campus of the university is student-friendly and positive. XIM has well-furnished modern classrooms, modern seminar & lecture halls, and unified wireless internet facilities all over the campus, along with other facilities and student amenities like:
Library: The University has a library that offers excellent exposure to the students in academics. The library is well stocked with all the reading, research, and course materials. It has a collection of 71,000+ books, 13+ working papers, 20+ newspapers, 300+ printed journals, 2000+ dissertations & project reports, 55+ thesis, and 4000+ bound journals. Additionally, to facilitate the students with digital resources, the library has a digital section that allows the students to do online research and browsing. The digital library is equipped with excellent Wi-Fi facilities along with 2500+ e-books, 18000+ online journals, 20+ databases, 300+ periodicals, 1500+ CDs & DVDs, and other databases. Scholars can perform their research work in this library with ease as the atmosphere here is calm and reader-friendly.
Computer Lab: The University has a well-established IT section with the latest computer systems, software, and Wi-Fi facilities. The university has installed the latest technology in to teach the students and to impart knowledge related to tech. Students can use this lab to learn new and exciting things online and can fulfill their academic research and learning needs from here.
Hostels: The students of this university need to stay in campus because of the academic activities happening round the clock. The university has clean and maintained accommodation facilities for the students with 24/7 internet facilities, water supply, power supply, and other amenities. The rooms of the hostels are spacious and for the entertainment of the hostellers, it has a TV room, pool table, carom, table tennis, etc. For the safety and security of the students, the hostel has CCTV facilities with security guards. The mess facility of the hostel serves both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals to the students, cooked in a hygienic environment. Moreover, the university has an X-Café that facilitates the students late at night by offering a variety of fast food.
Sports and Fitness: To provide a balanced mind and body to the students, the university has excellent arrangements for sports and physical activities. It has a Jogging Track with some popular outdoor sports like Tennis, Football, Cricket, Volleyball, Badminton, etc. Moreover, the university takes part in multiple inter-college / university, state, and national level events and tournaments. The university also has a gymnasium facility for students with well-maintained and modern exercise machines.
Other Facilities: Transportation Facilities, Academic & Non-Academic Activities, Bloomberg Lab, Communication Studio, Development Centre, Medical Facilities, etc.