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XAT 2021 Notification

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 Dates has been released from 10th September 2020

XAT 2021 Registration process has started from 10th September 2020 and will end on 30th November 2020. XAT Exam has been conducting since the last 70 years by XLRI Jamshedpur. XAT  2021 is one of important exam for taking admission into Management Programme XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB, TAPMI, XIME and other 150 MBA colleges in India.

The date for XAT 2021 exam has been scheduled on 3rd  January 2021XLRI’s new campus in Delhi-NCR for the academic session 2020-22 has been approved from AICTE and start of the admission process of 120 students for the first batch of XLRI. Delhi-NCR Campus for the academic Session 2020-2022.

XLRI will be conducting in online mode. For taking admission into XLRI, XAT 2021 is the mandatory exam. Candidate has to apply separately for XAT 2021 and then XLRI.

XAT 2021 IMPORTANT DATES

EVENTS

DATES

Start of Registration

10th September 2020

End of Registration (Without Late Fees )

30th November 2020

End of Registration (With Late Fees )

10th  December 2020 (Tentative)

Admit Card Available

20th December 2020 Onwards

Date of Exam

3rd  January 2021(9.30 AM to 12.30 PM)

Date of Results

31st January 2021


XAT 2021 EXAM NOTIFICATION

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 Notification has been released on 07 Septemeber 2020 and application process has been started. XAT 2021 will be conducted on Sunday, January 3, 2021.  

 Xavier Aptitude Test is known as XAT which is being conducted by XLRI for the admission process into XLRI ,IMT XIMB and many other reputed institutions.

XAT is one of the popular entrance exam among the candidates after CAT .It is university based entrance exam which is conducted once in a year at all India level basis .Due to widely acceptance of this entrance exam in Top B-School in India, more than 90000 candidates every year filled the application and appeared for the same for ensuring their seat into prestigious institutions of the country .

For more than 70 years, XLRI is conducting XAT at all India level for selecting suitable candidates for their management programs. The XAT score is being used by more than 160 institutes for the admission.XLRI, Xavier School of Management conducts XAT on the behalf of XAMI(Xavier Associate Members Institutes )Members.


XA 2021- Important Dates

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 - Important Dates 

                     Events 

              Dates

      Starting Date of Application Form

   Sep 12, 2020 Saturday

       Last Date of Application Form

12:00 Midnight on Nov 30, 2020 Monday

       Availability of Admit Card

Dec 20, 2020 onwards

       Exam Date

Jan 03, 2021, Sunday

       Result Declaration 

Third Week of January 2021


XAT 2021- Registration fees

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 - Registration Fees 

Registration Fees will be paid online only. The payment can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay / Visa / Master Card / Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.All payments made for registration for XAT and XLRI are non-refundable.

               Candidate

        Through XAT

        Through GMAT

     Indian Candidates

  • 1,750/- and   300/- each for every additional programme of XLRI (without late fee)

 

2. 2050/- and   500/-each for every additional programme of XLRI (with late fee)

 

2500/- (only for GMP)

  Foreign /NRI Candidates

$50 and $25 for every additional programme of XLRI

5000/-

(For one or more programme(s))

 

 


XAT 2021 - XAMI Members

  • Category : XAT

XAMI Members 

XLRI, Xavier School of Management conducts XAT on the behalf of XAMI Members. There are 11 XAMI Members.

Sr.No

         XAT Associate

Location

Website

1

Loyola Institute of Business Administration

Chennai

www.liba.edu

2

St. Francis Institute of Management and Research (SFIMR)

Mumbai

www.sfimar.org

3

St. Joseph's Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.sjim.edu.in

4

St.Aloysius Institute of Management and Information Technology

Mangalore

www.aimit.edu.in/

5

Xavier Business School (XBS), St.Xavier's University ,Kolkata

Kolkata

www.sxuk.edu.in

6

Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University

Bhubaneswar

www.xub.edu.in

7

Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship

Bengaluru

www.xime.org

8

Xavier Institute of Management & Research

Mumbai

www.ximr.ac.in

9

Xavier Institute of Development Action and Sciences (XIDAS)

Jabalpur (M.P)

www.xidas.in

10

XLRI Xavier School of Management

Jamshedpur

www.xlri.ac.in

11

Xavier Institute of Social Service

Ranchi

www.xiss.ac.in


XAT 2021- Associate Members

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 - Associate Members 

XAT is computer based test conducted by XLRI once in a year. XAT is one of the most popular management entrance exams among candidates from different stream including Engineering, Commerce, Law, Art & Humanities for taking admission into Top B-Schools in India. This is gaining acceptance of XAT Score among top colleges which results into that now more than 90000 students every year apply for XAT and appear for the exam.

XAT scores are accepted by XLRI and other Top B-Schools in India like IMT Ghaziabad, K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research Mumbai. Tapmi Manipal , XIMB Bhubhaneshwar, and other 160 MBA Colleges.

XAT ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

S.No  

XAT Associate Institutes

Location

Website

1

ABBS School of Management

Bengaluru

www.abbssm.edu.in

2

Acharya Institute of Management & Sciences

Bengaluru

www.theaims.ac.in

3

Alliance University

Bengaluru

www.alliance.edu.in

4

Amrita School of Business

Coimbatore

www.amrita.edu/asb

5

Asia Pacific Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.asiapacific.edu

6

Asian School of Business Management

Bhubaneswar

www.asbm.ac.in

7

Balaji Institute of Modern Management(BIMM)

Pune

www.bimmpune.com

8

Balaji Institute of Telecom Management

Pune

www.bitmpune.com

9

Balaji Institute of International Business

Pune

www.biibpune.com

10

Balaji Institute of Management & HRD

Pune

www.bimhrdpune.com

11

Birla Institute of Management Technology

Bhubaneswar

www.bimtechbbsr.ac.in

12

Birla Institute of Management Technology

Greater Noida

www.bimtech.ac.in

13

BML Munjal University

Gurugram

www.bml.edu.in

14

Centurion University of Technology and Management

Bhubaneswar

www.cutm.ac.in

15

Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna

Patna

www.cimp.ac.in

16

Christ Institute of Management, Lavasa (Christ University)

Pune

www.lavasa.christuniversity.in

17

CMS Business School

Bengaluru

https://bschool.cms.ac.in/

18

Development Management Institute

Patna

www.dmi.ac.in

19

Doon Business School

Dehradun

www.doonbusinessschool.com

20

Dr. D.Y. Patil B-School

Pune

www.bschool@dpu.edu.in

21

Dr. Karippa school of Art and Design Management

Bengaluru

drkariappaschool.com

22

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

Dist. Gandhinagar

www.ediindia.ac.in

23

FLAME University : School of Business

Dist Pune

www.flame.edu.in

24

FORE School of Management,New Delhi

New Delhi

www.fsm.ac.in

25

Goa University

Goa

www.unigoa.ac.in

26

GIBS B School

Bengaluru

www.gibsbschool.com

27

Gitam Institute of Management

Vishakhapatnam

www.gim.gitam.edu

28

Goa Institute of Management

Goa

www.gim.ac.in

29

GNIOT Institute of Management Studies

Greater Noida

www.gniotims.com

30

Great Lakes Institute of Management

Chennai

www.greatlakes.edu.in

31

GITAM Hyderabad Business School

Hyderabad

https://www.ghbs.in/

32

ICBM-School of Business Excellence

Hyderabad

www.icbm.ac.in

33

IFIM Business School

Bengaluru

www.ifimbschool.com

34

IIHMR University

Jaipur

www.iihmr.edu.in

35

Indian Institute of Forest Management

Bhopal

www.iifm.ac.in

36

Indus Business Academy (IBA, Bengaluru)

Bengaluru

www.iba.ac.in

37

IFMR Graduate School of Business,Krea University

Chittoor

www.ifmr.ac.in

38

Institute for Technology and Management

Navi Mumbai

www.itm.edu

39

Institute of Insurance and Risk Management

Hyderabad

www.iirmworld.org.in

40

IMS Business School

Kolkata

www.imsbusinessschool.com

41

Institute of Management Technology ( Dubai)

Dubai - UAE

https://www.imt.ac.ae/

42

Institute of Management Technology ( Hyderabad)

Hyderabad

www.imthyderabad.edu.in

43

Institute of Management Technology ( Nagpur)

Nagpur

www.imtnagpur.ac.in

44

Institute of Management Technology (Ghaziabad)

Ghaziabad

www.imt.edu

45

Institute of Rural Management Anand

Anand,Gujarat

www.irma.ac.in

46

International Academy of Management & Entrepreneurship (IAME)

Bengaluru

www.iame.co.in

47

International Institute of Management Studies

Pune

www.iimspune.edu.in

48

International School of Business & Media,Pune(ISB&M)

Pune

www.isbm.ac.in

49

International School of Management Excellence

Bengaluru

www.isme.in

50

ISBR Business School

Bengaluru

www.isbr.in

51

Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies

Harihar

www.kiams.ac.in

52

K J Somaiya Institute of Management

Mumbai

http://simsr.somaiya.edu

53

Mittal School of Business,Lovely Professional University

Phagwara, Distt.Kapurthala

www.lpu.in

54

Dr Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University

Pune

www.mitwpu.edu.in

55

M S Ramaiah Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.msrim.in

56

MICA

Ahmedabad

www.mica.ac.in

57

Myra School of Business

Mysuru

www.myra.ac.in

58

National Institute of Bank Management

Pune

www.nibmindia.org

59

NSB Academy

Bengaluru

https://nsb.edu.in/

60

NTPC School of Business (NSB)

Noida

https://nsb.ac.in/

61

New Delhi Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.ndimdelhi.org

62

Praxis Business School

Kolkata

www.praxis.ac.in

63

Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research

Mumbai

www.welingkar.org

64

Pune Institute of Business Management

Pune

www.pibm.in

65

Shanti Business School

Ahmedabad

www.shantibschool.edu.in

66

KIIT School of Management

Bhubaneswar

www.ksom.ac.in

67

School of Petroleum Management, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University

Gandhinagar, Gujarat

http://spm.pdpu.ac.in

68

SCMS Cochin School of Business

Cochin

www.scms.edu.in

69

School of Management & Entrepreneurship, Shiv Nadar University

Greater Noida

www.snu.edu.in

70

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development(SDMIMD)

Mysuru

www.sdmimd.ac.in

71

SOIL,School of Business Design

Gururgram

www.soilindia.net

72

Suryadatta Institutes of Management(SIMMC/SIBMT)

Pune

www.suryadatta.org

73

T A Pai Management Institute

Manipal

www.tapmi.edu.in

74

Taxila Business School

Jaipur

www.taxila.in

75

Vellore Institute of Technology

Vellore

www.vit.ac.in

76

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management(VJIM)

Hyderabad

http://vjim.edu.in

77

Woxsen School of Business

Hyderabad

www.woxsen.edu.in


XAT 2021 - Eligibility Criteria

  • Category : XAT

Candidates need to fulfil all the Eligibility criteria to appear for XAT Exam.

  • Age – There is no age bar for applying XAT 2021.
  • Qualifying Examination – Candidate must have bachelor degree from any recognised university.
  • Appearing or Final Year Students – Candidate who are in final year of graduation can also apply for the exam.
  • Nationality – Indian Candidates are eligible to apply for the exam.

XAT 2021 - How to Register ?

  • Category : XAT

XAT 2021 Registration process will be done by online. So it is very important to know how to apply for XAT 2021.

Step-1: Register on official http://www.xatonline.in to get XAT 2021 ID and Password

Step-2: Fill in Complete Personal Details in XAT 2021 Application Form

Step-3: Fill in Academics from class 10 onwards on the next page of XAT form

Step-4: Fill in Work Experience after Graduation in completed months.

Step-5: Fill in your choice of XLRI Programmes and choice of XAT Test City

Step-6: Make Payment online for XAT 2021 Registration Fee, XAT Application Fee and XLRI Programme Application Fee

 

 


XAT 2021- Procedure for XAT and XLRI Registration

  • Category : XAT

Procedure for XAT and XLRI Registration

  1. Visit http://www.xatonline.in  and click on “Register for XAT 2021” enter Name, Date of Birth, Contact details and Email-id. A system generated XAT ID and Password will be communicated to you through Email/SMS. Candidate should note down the XAT ID and Password for future communication.
  2. In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go, he / she can save the data already entered by choosing “SAVE AND NEXT” tab. Visually Impaired candidates should fill the application form carefully and verify the same before the final submission.
  3. Candidates are advised to fill the form carefully and verify the details before the final submission. No changes will be entertained after clicking the FINAL SUBMIT BUTTON.
  4. Candidate’s Name / Father’s Name / Mother’s Name etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/ Mark sheets/ Identity proof. Any change/ alteration found may disqualify the candidature. Candidates can proceed to upload Photo & Signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines.
  5. Candidates can proceed to fill other details of the Application Form.
  6. Candidate interested for XLRI Programme (s) can apply through XAT or GMAT.
  7. Select XAT TEST City. Test City preference can be edited only once before November 30, 2020.
  8. Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form before FINAL SUBMIT.
  9. Modify details, if required, and click on ‘FINAL SUBMIT’ ONLY after verifying and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.
  10. Click on ‘Payment’ Tab and proceed for payment.
  11. Click on ‘Submit' Button.

XAT 2021-Exam Pattern

  • Category : XAT

Candidates, who are planning to apply for XAT 2021, must check XAT 2021 Exam Pattern to get details about XAT Exam 2021.

  1. Mode- Online
  2. Duration of Exam – 3 hours (180 Minutes)
  3. Type of Question – Multiple Choice Questions will be asked.
  4. Marking Scheme – 1 Mark will be awarded for correct answers .1/4 th mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. For more than 12 not attempted  questions, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks.
  5. Total No. of Questions – 100

 


XAT 2021- Syllabus

  • Category : XAT

The XAT Exam is seen as the hardest MBA Entrance Exams. The level of difficulty in all of the portions is ordinarily higher than that of CAT.

Additionally, the Decision Making Section which doesn't have any fixed syllabus however rather it is based on the candidates instinct and analytical aptitudes at the hour of the XAT Exam make it more difficult exam.

After understanding the level of the difficulty of the XAT Exam, it’s very necessary for candidates to prepare smartly with all tricks and tips.

To score well in XAT Exam it’s very important to understand the complete XAT Syllabus.XAT Exam Pattern will consist 4 sections.

As XLRI has not declared any official syllabus for XAT 2021 exam but after considering last exam papers we have prepared complete XAT 2021 Exam Syllabus.

Detailed XAT 2021 Exam Pattern can be Check here

Below are the details of XAT 2021 Syllabus

XAT 2021 Exam Sections 

  1. Verbal and Logical Ability
  2. Decision Making
  3. Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation
  4. General Knowledge

► Verbal and Logical Ability:- This section will include below point.

  1. Vocabulary Based Questions: Fill in the blanks, Synonyms/ Antonyms, Contextual Meaning of Words
  2. Jumbled Paragraph
  3. Correction of Errors in Sentences, Correct Usage of Words
  4. Completion of Sentences
  5. Completion of Paragraph
  6. Cloze Test
  7. Poem

► Reading Comprehension:- This section will include below points.

  1. Information Based Question
  2. Author's View type of question
  3. Inference based Question
  4. Main Idea and Purpose of the Passage
  5. True/False Statements based on the Passage
  6. Explanation of Words/Phrases in the Passage

►  Logical Reasoning - This section will include below points.

  1. Clocks & Calendars
  2. Analogy
  3. Fact, Inference and Judgment
  4. Binary Logic
  5. Seating Arrangement
  6. Blood Relations
  7. Logical Sequences
  8. Assumption, Premise and Conclusion

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