XAT also known as the Xavier's Admission Test is a National level exam conducted by XLRI as a first step entrance test for management education. XAT is the second most popular management entrance examination after CAT.
XLRI (Xavier Labour Relations Institute) Admission Test or XAT also known as the Xavier's Admission Test is a national level exam conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur as a first step entrance test for management education. XLRI conducts XAT on behalf of the XAMI.
The exam is of 3 hours or 180 minutes duration. It is divided into four sections carrying objective type questions. There is negative marking for incorrect answers as well.
XLRI, Jamshedpur successfully conducted the national level management entrance exam, XAT 2019 on January 6, 2019 (Sunday). The exam was held in computer-based (online) mode. XAT 2019 was conducted across 46 test centres in India. Overall, it was a smooth affair without any technical glitches.
As per the eligibility criteria of XAT, as prescribed by XLRI Jamshedpur, you should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised institute or university. The minimum duration of the graduation has to be three years.
In order to crack a competitive exam like XAT, which has a pattern different from others, you must take the extra effort to know each section and prepare accordingly. XAT consists of two papers and both objective and subjective type questions. The XAT exam pattern or structure changes almost every year.
Apart from 11 member institutes, there are around 150 B-schools in the list of XAT participating institutes. The participating institutes consider XAT scores from eligible candidates in order to accept applications for shortlisting purpose. The candidates who clear the cutoff of a particular college are eligible for the selection rounds.
XLRI Jamshedpur releases the XAT admit card for download in online mode for the candidates who submit the application form along with the application fee. To download the admit card, use your registered XAT ID and Password.
XLRI Jamshedpur declares XAT result in online mode only. You can check your result by entering login credentials - XAT ID and Date of Birth. The scorecard carries the section-wise and overall scores and percentiles.
XLRI offers admissions into Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programs in Business Management (BM) and Human Resource Management (HRM). XLRI Jamshedpur releases the XAT cutoff for PGDM (Business Management) and PGDM (Human Resource Management) programmes in the male and female category for the three sections and overall.
XLRI, Jamshedpur conducts the selection procedure of XAT after the announcement of the result. The candidates who qualify the XAT exam and meet the cutoff criterion set by respective participating institutes are qualified for the selection procedure.