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St. Xavier's College, Ranchi was started on July 3, 1944 by the Ranchi Jesuit Province of the Society of Jesus, a Christian Religious Order founded by St. Ignatius Loyola in 1540. The Ranchi Jesuit Province through the contributions of St. Xavier's College envisions the educational development of the Chotanagpur region with special attention to the needs of the tribal students of the region. St. Xavier's College, Ranchi aims at an integral and personalized education of the young by providing well planed undergraduate courses. It strives to produce intellectually competent, morally upright, socially committed, spiritually inspired and patriotic men and women in the service of India Toady and tomorrow. 
St. Xavier's College commits itself to the promotion of justice, preservation of the integrity of creation, responsible use of cybernetics and mass media, fostering wholesome and simple life styles. It seeks, moreover, to nurture transparency and probity in private and public life and to promote national integration. It aims at empowering the powerless particularly the tribals, backward classes,  women and other vulnerable sections of the society.

Course offered 

Regular Courses

  • I.A., I.Sc. and I.Com. under the Bihar Intermediate Education Council (BIEC)

  • Degree Courses under the Ranchi University

  • B.A. Honours under the faculty of Arts / Humanities in History, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Hindi and English, Functional Hindi and Functional English

  • B.Com. Honours under the faculty of Commerce in Accounts

  • B.Sc. Honours under the faculty of Science in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Zoology, Geology and Computer Applications and Botany (Pass).

  • Evening Courses : I.A., I.Sc. and I.Com. and B.Com. Hons. only

Vocational Courses
  • B.Sc. Vocational Hons in Computer Applications
  • B.com. Vocational Hons in Advertising, Sales Promotion & Sales Management
  • B.A. Vocational Hons in Functional Hindi
  • B.A. Vocational Hons in Functional English
  • B.A. Vocational Hons in Office Management and Secretarial Practice


St. Xavier's College
Purulia Road, Ranchi,
India - 834001
Ph:- 0651 2214301, 2214935