Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur on the behalf of XAMI for the admission to post graduate management programs. The XAT score is being used by more than 150 B-schools across India for the admission. XAT is the second largest MBA entrance exam after CAT test to pursue MBA/PGDM.
Where XAT 2018 Exam Conducted:-
XAT 2018 would be conducted across India (nationally and internationally) in the following cities.
Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam.
Two International Cities : Dubai and Kathmandu.
XAT 2018 Exam Important Dates:-
Date of Commencement of Application-: 16 August, 2017
Last Date for Applying-: 30 November, 2017
Last Date to apply with late fee-: 1 to 15 December, 2017
Downloading of Admit Cards-: 20 December, 2017 onwards
Date of Exam-: 7 January, 2018
Test Timings-: 10.00 am to 01.30 pm
Mode of Examination-: Online (computer based)
Date of Result-: 31 January, 2018
Where to Register and Apply for XAT 2018-:
Register and Apply-: http://forms.xatonline.in/xat2018/
Who can apply for XAT 2018 exam:-
XAT 2018 exam eligibility is:
1] Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any discipline.
2] Final year students can also (completing final examination by June 2018) can also apply.
XAT 2018 Exam Fees:
1] XAT Registration Fee (without late fee) –Rs. 1650/- Candidates interested in XLRI programmes needs to pay an additional fee of Rs. 300/- each.
2] XAT Registration Fee (with late fee) –Rs. 2000/- Candidates interested in XLRI programmes needs to pay an additional fee of Rs. 500/- each.
How Can I Pay XAT 2018 Exam fee:-
1] Pay online using credit card/ debit card/ online banking
2] Make payment through a demand draft made from any bank (in favour of XLRI Jamshedpur)
3] Making payment can be “cash”. This can be done from any of the IDBI Bank branches located in India to make payment for XAT 2018.
XAT 2018 Exam Structure:-
XAT 2018 exam shall consist of the following sections:
1) Quantitative Ability
2) English Language & Logical Reasoning
3) Decision Making