Jamshedpur, Feb. 10: Xavier School of Management ( XLRI) is all set to host 3rd Edition of “XLerate” – XLRI’s flagship national level sports, leadership and cultural festival organised by PGDM-GM (1 year full time MBA program) from February 12 to 14 at XLRI Campus, Jamshedpur.
‘XLerate 2016’ kick-started its events with the launch of ‘XL Aasha’- a unique sporting event for unprivileged students.
Organised by the PGDM (GM) students of XLRI, XLerate started in 2014 with the aim to serve as a connecting platform for all the students of one year MBA programs and to unleash the camaraderie among them.
In the 3-days meet, 1-year MBA students from premier management institutes across India, including IIM- C, L, S, MDI- Gurgaon, SP Jain- Mumbai, XIM-Bhubaneshwar, Great Lakes- Chennai competing in various Sporting, Leadership, and Cultural events. There will be sporting events like volleyball, basketball, cricket, tennis and athletics, cultural events like music, dance, drama, photography and also rock band performance by LAGORI. The event shall also witness war of budding managers in case study competitions.
“Embraced by one of the best gatherings of participants and spirited audience, Xlerate has always enthused a zest for continuously scaling new zeniths in the pursuit of excellence and vibrancy among one and all. This year the stakes and bars have been raised for the students to meet in this friendly battle field of XLerate 2016”, commented Nitish Bhardwaj, PGDM-GM 2016 batch, 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 a wide 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 organisations and institutions across industry sectors.