Jamshedpur : City-based Xavier School of Management (XLRI) has been awarded the coveted international accreditation with the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education, established in 1967 with the aim to raise the profile of business education and the MBA qualification in UK and Europe. AMBA’s accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA, DBA and MBM programmes and it is the only professional membership association connecting MBA students and graduates, accredited business schools and MBA employers in more than 110 countries.
Fr. E. Abraham S.J. director, XLRI- Xavier School of Management remarked on the new development, “We are extremely happy to announce that our MBA and MBM provision has been awarded accreditation by AMBA’s International Accreditation Advisory Board.
AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education and is earned only by the best programmes. XLRI with its singular philosophy of Magis, i.e., pursuit of excellence in all endeavors, has continually focused on three inter-related areas: academic excellence, personal values and societal concern.
Our institution has spared no effort to make our curriculum world-class and deliver it in the most effective manner. This achievement is the result of continuous hard work and support by our faculty, employees, students and alumni and we will strive to raise the bar across all our management education-centric initiatives.”
Sunil Varughese, chief brand & sustainability officer at XLRI- Xavier School of Management commented, “The AMBA Accreditation is an important milestone for XLRI, India’s oldest management school, as it evolves towards becoming a preferred management institute of choice for discerning, future business leaders from India and abroad.”
XLRI 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.