Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)

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XLRI Jamshedpur

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Xavier Aptitude Test Exam 2017(XAT)

Xavier Aptitude test or XAT is one of the national level entrance exams for the MBA candidates. XLRI Jamshedpur conducts this exam to allow candidates who seek admission to post graduate programs in 156 B-schools in India. They take the exam on behalf of the governing body XAMI. London-based Association of MBA’s accredits the exam. This MBA entrance exam is one of the most popular like CAT and MAT.  However, it allows candidates to seek admission to the XLRI affiliated institutes and colleges across India. Let us take a quick look at the admission procedure, application process, and eligibility criteria 

What is XAT Entrance Exam

  • XAT 2018 is also referred as Xavier Aptitude Test.
  • It is the university level entrance exam, which is organized by the XLRI (Xavier Labour Relations Institute) on the behalf of XAMI.
  • XAT exam is conducted for the admission in more than 150 B-Schools of the country.
  • The exam is the gateway for admission in management courses.
  • For more than 60 years XLRI is conducting XAT at all India level to select the most appropriate students for management education.
  • The XAT score is being used by more than 100 institutes for the admission.

Source:- http://www.xlri.ac.in/

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XAT 2017 Important Dates

17/08/2017 to 30/11/2017

Applicate Date (Online)

20/12/2017 to Empty

Admit Card (Online)

08/01/2018 to Empty

Exam Dates (Online)

29/01/2018 to 31/01/2018

Result Dates (Online)

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College/Institues Accept XAT Score

Roughly 140 B-schools will acknowledge the scores of XAT 2017. This will incorporate both Xavier Associate Management Institutes (XAMI) and other B-schools crosswise over India.

XAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • Nationality: All Indian candidates can appear for XAT 2018.
  • Qualification: Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any stream from any recognized college or institution.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates completing their final examination by June 2018 are also eligible to apply.
  • Foreign Candidate: NRI & foreign candidates can also apply through GMAT score (except Dubai & Kathmandu wherein candidates have the option to appear in the XAT 2018 examination).

XAT Exam Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply through the online mode for XAT 2018 exam.
  • Candidates have to log in to the website and then have to register by creating their account. This will provide you with XAT ID and password.
  • Fill all the required details such as personal, contact, qualification, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph & signature.
  • Make the fee payment through online or offline mode.
  • Send the confirmation page along with required documents of the application form to the official website.

XAT Exam Reservation Details

  • There are no prescribed reservation criteria for XAT 2017.
  • Seats will be reserved for different categories as per the norms and regulations of the admitting institutions. 

See also:

XAT Pattern 2018

XAT syllabus 2018

XAT Preparation Tips 

XAT Exam Center 2018

XAT cut off

XAT Application Procedure 2018

Source:- http://www.xlri.ac.in/

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