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XAT 2023 Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card

XAT 2023

Get all updates on XAT 2023 here from this page. Xavier Aptitude Test-2023 s going to be held in the First week of January 2023 across India at various centers. On the basis of XAT  Entrance Exam, eligible students will get admission into Management Programmes. Check here XAT 2023 Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card, etc.

XAT 2023 Application Form will be available from 18-08-2022. Students willing to take admission into management courses in reputed institute or colleges must apply before the last date. Check complete details of XAT Eligibility, XAT Syllabus, XAT Admit Card and XAT Imp dates through this single page.

Xavier Aptitude Test is a university level entrance exam which is conducted by the Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur for selection of most eligible and suitable students to provide admissions in B-Schools.

XAT Entrance Exam Details

XAT 2023 is 3 hours and 35 minutes long test in which approx. 90,000 students take participate, every year. XAT 2023 Registration Process is open for 120 days window.

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XAT Exam 2023 Overview

Exam NameXavier Aptitude Test aka XAT
Conducting bodyXLRI Jamshedpur
Exam typeNational Level Post-Graduate exam
Purpose of TestQualifying Test for admission to XLRI and 150+ B-schools
Mode of the ExamOnline (Computer-based)
Duration of the Exam3:35 hours
Annual No. of Test TakersApprox. 90,000
Exam PatternObjective and Subjective questions
Negative MarkingYes (0.25 marks or 1/4th of the total marks for each wrong answer)
XAT ConvenorNotified soon (XAT 2018 Convenor – Fr Antony Uvari)
Programmes Offered by XLRIBusiness Management (BM), Human Resource Management (HRM), Global Business Management (GBM) and General Management Programme (GMP)

XAT 2023

XAT 2023 Exam Date

XAT 2023 registration process is expected to begin in the first week of August 2022 and will be continued till November 30, 2022. Refer to the table placed below for the important dates of XAT 2023:

EventsXAT 2023 Dates (Tentative)
XAT 2023 registration begins08-Aug-2022
Registrations end30-Nov-2022
XAT Admit Card download begins20-Dec-2022
XAT 2023 Exam DateFirst week of January 2023
XAT 2023 Answer Key release & challengeFirst week of January 2023
XAT 2023 Result announcementSecond week of January 2023

XAT Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the Xavier Aptitude Test 2023, it is necessary for the individual to satisfy all the eligibility norms associated with the XAT exam. Complete XAT Eligibility Criteria are mentioned below:

Nationality: Indian, Foreign & NRI Nationals can apply for this exam. However, NRI & Foreign candidates may apply through GMAT score.

Qualification Criteria: Aspirants must have completed minimum 3 years bachelors’ degree in relevant disciplines or its equivalent with good academic records.  Candidates appearing in final year of graduation are also eligible to apply.

Age Limit: There are no age limitations to apply for XAT Exam.

XAT 2023 Registration Process

In order to register, go through XAT Registration Link and follow the process of the Xavier Aptitude Test Application that is well discussed below for the ease of readers. XAT registration is a primary step toward applying for XLRI and XAT-associated institutions.

Xavier Aptitude Test 2023 would be conducted across India at various centers for the selection of the most eligible and suitable students to provide admissions to top B-Schools.

How to fill XAT 2023 Application Form?

  • To apply for XAT Exam, the initial step is to log in to the official website of XAT which is xatonline.in.
  • After reaching the home page, you need to hit on an appropriate link related to XAT 2023 Exam.
  • By pressing a suitable link XAT 2023 Prospectus will appear.
  • You can go through XAT Notification 2023 carefully and ensure your eligibility.
  • Further, eligible candidates can apply online.
  • To apply online first of all follow XAT Registration Process.
  • Then registered candidates can fill XAT online Application Form with complete and necessary details.
  • Upload all necessary documents and certificates and make the payment of the fee.
  • Finally, hit submit tab and take the hard copy of the same for future use.

Press Here For XAT Exam Official Link

XAT Registration Fee:

Before submitting XAT Application Form, candidates need to pay the Registration Fee. Details of registration fee are mentioned below in a table. Payment of XAT application fee can be done through credit card/debit card/online banking & also through demand draft & cash. The DD will be made from any bank (in favour of XLRI Jamshedpur).

  • XAT Registration Fee (without late fee) – Rs. 1800/-
  • Candidates interested in XLRI programmes need to pay an additional fee of Rs. 300/- each.
  • Indian candidates applying for GMP through GMAT– Rs. 2500/-
  • NRI/Foreign Candidates applying for one or more programmes through GMAT– Rs. 5000/-

XAT Selection Procedure

Selection of applied candidates for XAT 2023 will be done on the basis of their marks obtained in XAT exam. Further, some institutes will conduct Group Discussion for further screening of selected candidates and then WAT (Writing Ability Test) and PI will also be conducted for final admission.

XAT 2023 Exam Pattern

XAT Exam Pattern with complete details is structured below. You must follow the pattern properly and make your preparation schedule accordingly.

  • XAT Exam will be conducted through online mode only.
  • XAT Exam includes two sections in the examination i.e. Paper 1 & Paper 2.
  • The time duration of the examination will be 3 hours 35 minutes. Candidates have to complete their exam within given time.
  • Total 98 questions will be asked in the exam.
  • The questions will be asked from Quantitative Ability, English Language & Logical Reasoning, Decision Making, G.K & Essay.
  • There will be negative marking , ¼ marks will be deducted for the wrong answer.
PaperSectionNo. of QuestionsDuration
Paper 1Decision Making243 hours 35 minutes
Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation27
Verbal and Logical Ability21
Paper 2General Knowledge25
Essay WritingOne topic

XAT 2023 Syllabus

Verbal and Logical AbilityVocabulary, Analogy-based on vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Sentence correction, Grammar, Fill in the blanks, Paragraph Formation Questions, Poem, etc.
Decision-MakingArithmetic, Analytical Reasoning, Situational, etc.
QA & DIPercentage, Profit & Loss, Time & Distance, Time & Work, Equations, Polynomials, Numbers, Progressions, Probability, Permutation and Combination, Data Sufficiency, Scatter Plots and Bar Charts, etc.
GKHistory, Currency, Invention, Geography, National Capital, Culture, Books and authors, Personalities, Important Dates, Films, Science and Business, Current affairs, etc.
Essay WritingGenerally, the topics are abstract in nature where tests takers can actually relate to an event of importance instead of keeping the content simple.

XAT Exam Centres 2023

Xavier Aptitude Test 2023 will be conducted at following examination centres. Aspirants have to select XAT Exam Centres as per their suitability.

XAT Test Cities
Bhilai NagarJaipurRourkela
Bokaro Steel CityKannurSurat

XAT 2023 Admit Card

To appear in Xavier Aptitude Test, it is necessary to have XAT Admit Card. Downloading of XAT Admit Card will starts from December 2022. You can go through online mode to download XAT Hall Ticket or press provided link to download XAT Call Letter.

XAT 2023 Result

After XAT Exam process is completed, participated candidates will start looking for XAT Results which will available from the 2nd week of January 2023. Students need to keep a regular eye on official website to check XAT Exam Result.

XAT Cut Offs

Declaration of XLRI Jamshedpur cutoff list will be released after XAT Result. The XAT Cut Off percentile is the minimum marks individual needed to score to get selected for further screening.

XAT Cut Offs 2022: Business Management (BM)


XAT Cut Offs 2022: Human Resource Management (HRM)

Male (Engineering)80707592
Female (Engineering)80706490
Male (Non-Engineering)80707090
Female (Non-Engineering)80706087

Important Note:

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