Who is eligible?


Graduates with a minimum of 60% marks in their undergraduate degree are invited to apply. Candidates from architecture, planning, engineering, design, geography, economics, physical sciences, policy and allied subjects are particularly encouraged. Two years of post-degree experience would be an additional advantage. 50% of the seats are earmarked for candidates domiciled in Odisha.


How do I apply?

 1. Complete an application form in any of the following ways.      

     i.  Online at APPLY NOW.. Online applications will be processed faster.

     ii.  Send the Application Card in the Program Brochure or Poster and mail to the address printed on its reverse.
     Program Brochures are available at –
                  A)    Reception counters at
                         (i) XIMB Campus, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar 751013, and
                         (ii) Xavier City Campus, Nijigarh-Kurki,

   XIMB/XUB Admissions Office at XIMB Campus, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar 751013.

       You can make as many photocopies as you need.


C)    Email or send an application marked as “Application for the MBA-UMG Program” to Admissions Office,XIMB

       Campus, Xavier Square, Bhubaneswar – 751013. Include the following - Name, Address, Contact details

       (email, telephone number and mobile number), Date, Subject and scores of Graduation Degree,   

       Educational Record, Post-degree experience if any.

2.  Include a Statement of Purpose , Please explain:

   i.   why you would like to join the MBA-UMG Program

   ii.   what in your earlier education or experience makes you a promising candidate, and

   iii.  what you intend to do after you graduate from the Program.


The application deadline has been extended to 25th June , on request from interested applicants and Heads of Architecture and Planning Programs where the final term ends in late May.

The screening will be on a rolling bases and the last dates for the selection process for candidates who have applied after May 30th will be as follows.- 

1. All shortlisted candidates will be intimated latest by 27th June
2. All interviews will be completed by 30th June.
3. Selected candidates will be intimated by email and letter about the dates of Admission and fee payment after 30th June

The process has been completed for applicants  who had applied by May 30th, and the dates of Admission and fee payment has already been intimated to them by email and letter. 



          ·         25th June          Last Date for Receipt of Application.

·         By  27th  June    Shortlisted candidates will be Informed via Email.

·         30th June            Personal Interview for shortlisted candidates

  i.     For local candidates – at XIMB Campus

                                             ii.     For outstation candidates – by telephone and/or skype.

         ·         2nd July              All Selected candidates notified by email

    Dispatch of Admission Offer Letters to selected candidates.

·         By 11th July      Payment of first year fees and other dues.

          ·        11th July           Admission of selected students.