XML is being largely accepted as a standard for data representation, XML is mostly preferred markup language to support keyword search. In this paper, the authors propose search intention identification and relevance oriented ranking for search results. The proposed method consists of the following steps such as: indexing, selecting the exact T-type node and data search and ranking of search results. First the input XML data is given to indexing process that converts the XML data into the indexed format i.e. data index and node index.