St. Xavier's College
NAAC Accreditation: A+ in 2006
Quota: Minority: 50 per cent. For the Physically challenged: 3 per cent. Sports and cultural: 2 per cent. Special: 5 per cent
Admission forms are issued only after the Maharashtra results are declared. Lists usually come out between July 3 and 10. There is no difference between the cut-off percentage for the SSC, ICSE and CBSE Boards.
However, students applying from outside of the Maharashtra State Board need to submit:
Provisional Eligibility Form available at the State Board's office at Vashi, Navi Mumbai Migration Certificate issued by their respective schools.
Popular Courses: B.A., B.Sc., Bachelor of Mass Media, BMS (Management)
Admission for BMM: entrance test followed by personal interview. For BMS, eligibility for admissions is on the basis of HSC marks. No. of seats in BMM and BMS is 60 each
Hostel: 60 seats
Alumni: Amin Sayani, Anil Kapoor, Renuka Shahane, Shabana Azmi, Sunil Gavaskar, Rajdeep Sardesai
Famous for Co-curricular and extra-curricular activities: Malhar, an annual inter-collegiate festival, organised by students, has 1,100 Xavierites working together for over three months. The festival draws participation from over 100 local colleges and 15 outstation and overseas colleges.
Indian Music Group: to promote Indian classical music.
There are also other institutions in the college complex like: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier Institute of Communication, The Heras Institute of Indian History and Culture, The Blatter Herbarium (contains the largest plant collection in Western India), The Xavier's Institute of Social Research, among others
Add-ons: College has an active placement cell. It also trains them in writing resumes and to acquaint them with the corporate selection process
Address: St. Xavier's College, 5, Mahapalika Marg, Dhobi Talao, Mumbai, Pin: 400001 PHONE: (91)022-22620661 / 22620662/22620665