01 Dec 2020 00:48 IST

XLRI re-accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA)

This year, XLRI established a new campus in Delhi-NCR region, as well

Xavier School of Management (XLRI), has been re-accredited by the prestigious Association of MBAs (AMBA). The three flagship programmes of XLRI the PGDM (BM), the PGDM (HRM), as well as the executive PGDM (General), are accredited by AMBA.

“Accreditation from AMBA represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education. Its rigorous assessment criteria ensure that only the highest-calibre programmes which demonstrate the best standards in teaching, curriculum, and student interaction achieves AMBA accreditation,” said a press statement issued by XLRI.

‘Accreditation is international in scope and reach’

Upon receiving AMBA accreditation, all current students and alumni of XLRI will get the opportunity to join AMBA’s global member community of more than 55,000 students and alumni in more than 150 countries. The community 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.

According to Fr P Christie S J, Director, XLRI, AMBA accreditation is international in scope and reach.

“We are delighted that our institution has been awarded re-accreditation by AMBA’s International Accreditation Advisory Board. AMBA works under the belief that accredited programmes 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 programmes,” he said.

New XLRI campus

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. The institute’s flagship PGDM programmes 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 programmes 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,” he added.

“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,” Andrew Main Wilson, Chief Executive of AMBA and Business Graduates Association (BGA) said in the release.