Internationalization at Xavier University

Xavier University – Bhubaneswar (XUB), located in Odisha, is India’s first Jesuit University. Its School of Business Management, XIMB, is one of India’s best business schools, as reflected in its rankings. It has collaborations with other foreign institutes mentioned below:

Antwerp Management School, Belgium

Fordham University, New York, USA

Eastern Michigan University, United States of America

Fordham University Gabelli School of Business, New York

Sellinger School of Business & Management, Loyola University, Baltimore, USA

San Diego State University, California

IESEG School of Management, Lille, France

Universidad Del Pacifico, Quito, Ecuador

Neoma Business School,

University of Antwerp, Belgium

HHL-Leipzig Graduate School of Management

College of Management Law & Languages, Siauliai, Lithuania

University of Stellenbosch Business School, Cape Town, South Africa

Global Compact Network India (GCNI), Indian arm of United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) - Life Member

Universita Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore, Italy

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Universidad Loyola Andalucia, Spain

Warsaw School of Economics, Warsaw, Poland

Magellan Institute, Paris, France

Facultad de Economia, IQS, Barcelona, Spain

University of San Francisco, California

Hanken School of Economics, Finland

Institute of Higher Education in Management, Casablanga, MOROCCO

Loyola University, CHICAGO

Arizona State University

Pontifical Universidade Catholic of Parana, PUCPR, BRAZIL

Maastricht School of Management, NETHERLAND

Loyola University, MARYLAND

Manhattan Institute of Management, USA

We have also initiated several activities and are in the process of expanding its domain further. Some of the activities are
• Student exchange Programs
• Faculty exchange Programs
• Joint Research work on areas of mutual interest;
• Exchange of specific term/module of a diploma or certificate program or even offering a joint diploma, certificate program;
• International executive development/ training programs based on emerging topics or research outcome;
• International Consulting Projects in joint collaboration with our international business school partners;
• Developing International Course Modules jointly for both XIMB as well as the partner business schools.

Knowledge partnership and Impact on Society

XIMB, XUB has been a knowledge partner for several national and international organizations around the world.

XSoS-XUB is a Life Member of Global Compact Network India (GCNI), Indian arm of United Nations Global Compact (UNGC)

To name a few; UNDP, UNICEF, Government of India, NACO, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Rural Development, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, FAO, UNO, World Bank, IMF, Red Cross, WHO, ILO, US-AID, Ford Foundation, UNICEF, NACCO, RedCross, CORDAID-The Netherlands, India-Canada Environmental Facility, Rabo Bank Foundation, NABARD, RBI, SFAC, and many others have been our valuable partners to undertake research, action research, and social action projects.

The faculty and research outputs accordingly have had significance to policy making in the state and the country.

Faculty members at XIMB are actively engaged in various fields of knowledge enquiry which have policy implications.Some of the areas are Public-Private Partnership, Rural Health, Urban Health, Tribal Health, Sexual Health and Performance of Public and Private Health Facilities, Sustainability Management, Organizational Studies, InstitutionalStudies, Development Economics, Ethics and Governance, Efficiency and Productivity Analysis of Publicand Private Sector Organization, Data Envelopment Analysis, International Finance, Management Control System,Innovation Management, Public Systems Management, Development Studies, Social Entrepreneurship, Rural Management, IT Governance, Accounting & Regulation, Leadership, Information Management, Employment Relations, Market Research, Indian Culture, Indigenous Branding, Public Private Partnership in Health Care, Cognitive Justice for Consumers, Hospital Management, Emotion Research, Operations Research, Strategic Operations Management, Human-Computer Interface, Women in Management, and Corporate Social Responsibility.

Apart from these initiatives, XIMB & XUB is visited by internationally renowned academicians, diplomats, resource persons, industrialists as well as top level executives. They regularly address students, teach courses, collaborate in research projects, as well as participate in MDPs, Research Seminars & other academic pursuits.