Welcome to XAT 2017 Section. Here you will find XAT 2017 Exam Date, Notification, Syllabus, Pattern, Eligibility and Results.
Your search for information on XAT 2017 rightly ends here. Xavier Aptitude Test or XAT as it is commonly known is an all India national management aptitude test directed by Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) on behalf of Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI).
This paper-pen based management aptitude test and not entrance exam has been conducted for more than 60 years and has served the cause of selecting the most eligible management aspirants for PGDM and MBA programs in XAT participating institutes.
XAT 2017 Exam/Notification:-
Apply online at website:- http://xatonline.net.in from 17th August 2016 to 30th November 2016
Last Date for Applying (with late fee) - 11th December 2016
Downloading of Admit Cards - 20th December 2016 onwards
XAT 2017 Date:- 8th January 2017, Sunday, 10.00 am to 01.30 pm
Eligibility for XAT 2017:-
Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any discipline. Those completing their final examination by June 10, 2017 may also apply. All Indian candidates must appear for XAT 2017. However NRI and foreign candidates may apply through GMAT score (except Dubai and Kathmandu wherein candidates have an option of appearing for XAT 2017).
XAT 2017 Test 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.
XAT 2017 Syllabus:-
XLRI does not prescribe any syllabus for XAT 2016. However you are required to practise and prepare for questions related to Analytical Reasoning and Decision Making, Logical Reasoning and Data interpretation.
XAT 2017 Paper Pattern:-
XAT paper pattern will be similar to the one followed in the last few years.
•Mode of Examination: Paper Pen based
• Duration: 3 hours (180 minutes)
Section A (Time: 2 hours and 20 minutes)
Quantitative Ability, English Language Ability & Logical Reasoning and Decision Making
Sections B (20 minutes)
English Essay writing and General Awareness
The marks of General Knowledge will not be used for determining the percentile and cut off at first stage of selection. However it is used by XLRI and some other Associate Member Institutes at the time of final selection.
List of the Institutes/ Colleges accepting XAT Score for admission:-
Acharya School of Management
Alliance Business Academy
Bengal Institute of Business Studies
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan';s Usha & Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management
BLS Institute of Management
CORE Business School
EMPI Business School
Gitam Institute of International Business
Goa Institute of Management
IILM Institute for Higher Education
Indian Business Academy
Indus World School of Business
Institute of Business Studies & Research
Invertis Institute of Management Studies
Jagran Institute of Communication and Management (JICM)
KIIT School of Management,
Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies
Kohinoor Business School
Lovely Professional University
Loyola Institute of Business Administration
MITCON Institute of Management (MIMA)
S P Jain Institute of Management and Research
Siva Sivani Institute of Management
Suryadatta Group of Institutes
Taxila Business School
Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research
XAT 2017 Preparation:-
•Prepare a daily routine for study and allocate sufficient time for all four sections.
• Taking up coaching for XAT is good idea as it will prepare you in better manner.
• Most important tip: Practise as many sample papers as possible.
• Keep information about the latest in terms of current affairs.
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