Xavier Aptitude test, XAT entrance exam is a national level entrance exam and is conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur for seeking admissions to various post graduate management programms.XAT entrance exam is also conducted by various other top MBA colleges and b-schools in India for seeking admissions into it. There are various entrance exam conducted every year for admissions into various top MBA colleges,MBA colleges,b-schools,top b-schools in India and XAT Entrance exam is one among them. XLRI Jamshedpur released the notification of XAT 2017 on 17th Aug 2016
|Announcement of Application||17th August 2017|
|Last Date of XAT Registration||30 th November 2017|
|Admit Card releasing Date||20th December Onwards|
|Date of XAT exam||8th January 2017|
|Exam Timings||10 am-1:30 pm|
The questions which are to be asked in XAT entrance exam will be mostly covered on the topics like Analytical and logical reasoning, Data sufficiency, Data interpretation and quantative ability. These are main topics which will be covered and again the more number of questions will be asked on subtopics that are covered in these main topics.
XAT Entrance Exam pattern
XAT entrance exam question paper would be divided in two parts first consists of three subsections data interpretation & quantitative ability, verbal & logical ability and analytical reasoning & decision making. This section would have 85 to 95 questions.
The second part of the paper would consist of two categories of questions, Essay Writing and General Awareness. The duration of both the questions would be 20 minutes. The number of General Awareness questions is 25 to 30. Questions in general awareness will be from business, economics and politics related to business environment.
The entrance exam pattern will be pencil paper based. The duration of XAT entrance exam will be 3 hrs of duration.
There also will be Essay writing and general Awareness related questions. The registration dates and entrance exam dates all will be announced before the time so that it would be easy to prepare for the exam.
XAT entrance exam are accepted by many top b-schools few of them are -
- Xavier Institute of Development Action and Studies (XIDAS) Jabalpur,
- Xavier Labor Relations Institute (XLRI) Jamshedpur,
- Jaipuria Institutes of Management,
- Xavier Institute of Management &Research, Mumbai,
- We School, Mumbai;
- Gitam Institute of Management,
- Vishakhapatnam,Goa Institute of Management (GIM) Goa,
- BIMTECH, Greater Noida;
- BULMIM, New Delhi
- Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi
- IFMR, Chennai
- SPJIMR, Mumbai