Prepare yourself for Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2024! XLRI is thrilled to announce that registrations will commence on July 15, 2023. For more information, visit our official XAT website at www.xatonline.in.
Earmark July 15, 2023, on your calendars, because that’s when the online XAT 2024 registration begins. Organized by XLRI on behalf of XAMI, the esteemed Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is a gateway to a promising future. Don’t miss the opportunity to enter the world of excellence by participating in XAT 2024.
Discover XAT 2024
For more than seven decades, XLRI has been the proud custodian of the XAT, managed on behalf of XAMI. As a distinguished, national-level MBA entrance exam, XAT is not merely a test but a stepping stone towards premium management programs. Not only does it offer a path to XLRI, but it also extends to many esteemed Indian B-schools, such as Loyola Institute of Business Management (Chennai), St. Joseph’s Institute of Management, IMT Ghaziabad, GIM Goa, Sri Balaji University, TAPMI Manipal, XIMB Bhubaneswar, and FORE School of Management (New Delhi).
Conducted annually across more than 90 cities nationwide, the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT), orchestrated by XLRI Jamshedpur, is instrumental in MBA/PGDM admissions. Besides opening doors to XLRI Jamshedpur and other Xavier Associate Management Institutes, over 160 elite B-schools across India recognize XAT scores as a benchmark for their admission process.
Utilizing the most advanced technology and modern testing methods, the XAT comprehensively evaluates potential business management candidates. It uniquely emphasizes candidates’ decision-making abilities, setting it apart from other aptitude tests. Join the ranks of future business leaders by conquering this illustrious test.
Believe You’re Qualified for XAT? Here’s How to Ascertain Your Eligibility
To qualify for the XAT, candidates must have earned a three-year bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognized university or institution. Moreover, students who anticipate completing their final examinations by June 10, 2024, can apply.
Stay in the loop with the following important dates & announcements.
Important Dates & Announcements
- XAT Day: January 7, 2024
- Registration starts: July 15, 2023
- Registration deadline: November 30, 2023
- Admit card download: From December 20 onwards.
XAT Registration Fee is Rs. 2100. However, if you are applying for XLRI programmes, it will be Rs 200 per programme. The list of XLRI’s programmes is as follows:
- Business Management Programme (BM)
- Human Resource Management Programme (HRM)
- Post Graduate Diploma in Management (18 Months/Formerly known as GMP)
- Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
- XLRI-RBS Double-master’s Programme
- Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Venture Creation Programme (IEV)
NB: You may go through the XLRI Admissions prospectus for complete details of each programme.
Registration Process “How to Apply”
- Register yourself.
- Verify email ID.
- Fill XAT Application form online
- Upload required documents.
- Pay application fees.
- Submit your application form.
Expected XAT Pattern 2024
Typically, the XAT question paper consists of two-time bound parts. The details are as follows:
- Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR)
- Decision Making (DM)
- Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation (QA & DI)
- General Knowledge (GK)
- Analytical Essay Writing (AEW)
The number of questions in the XAT typically fluctuates within a range of 100-105, offering a comprehensive assessment of your aptitude. Each section will typically contain between 22 to 30 questions. The total number of questions will not exceed 100, including those focused on General Knowledge.
Please NOTE the General Knowledge and Essay sections will not influence the cutoff score. Their evaluation will come into play only during the interview stage. So, while they are essential for the overall process, they will not affect your initial test results.