Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
XAT : Jamshedpur
XAT Participating Institutes
XAT score will be accepted by more than 150 B-schools in the country. The participating institutes are either Xavier Associate Management Institutes (XAMI) or Non-XAMI. Last year, the number of XAMI was 11 and number of non-XAMI was 145. Here are some of the top colleges in the list:
XAT Eligibility Criteria
XAT Admit Card
The admit card of XAT is available online for the candidates who ssuccessfully fill the application form along with the application fee.
XAT Exam Centres
|Exam Centres – India|
|Exam Centres – International|
XAT Cut off for BM Programs
XAT Cut off for HR Programs
XAT Cut off for GMP Program – 68 percentile
Some participating institutes conduct GD and PI for the final selection while some conduct WAT and PI. It varies from institute to institute. The B-schools may also consider criteria like past academic records, work experience or the overall profile of a candidate.
New Exam Pattern
Exam Pattern- Essay Writing section has been removed. They are Verbal and Logical Ability (VA & LR), Decision Making (DM), Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation (QA & DI), General Knowledge (GK).
XAT Exam Pattern
|Verbal and Logical Ability (VA & LR)|
|Decision Making (DM)|
|Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation (QA & DI)|
|General Knowledge (GK)|
Marking Scheme – Each question will carry 1 mark and for each wrong answer, 1/4th of the total marks allotted to a question will be deducted. There is negative marking of 0.05 marks also involved for un-attempted questions as well, beyond 8.
|Verbal and Logical Ability||Vocabulary, Analogy-based on vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Sentence correction, Grammar, Fill in the blanks, Paragraph Formation Questions, Poem, etc.|
|Decision-Making||Arithmetic, Analytical Reasoning, Situational, etc.|
|QA & DI||Percentage, Profit & Loss, Time & Distance, Time & Work, Equations, Polynomials, Numbers, Progressions, Probability, Permutation and Combination, Data Sufficiency, Scatter Plots and Bar Charts, etc.|
|GK||History, Currency, Invention, Geography, National Capital, Culture, Books and authors, Personalities, Important Dates, Films, Science and Business, Current affairs, etc.|
Programmes Offered by XLRI