XAT or Xavier Aptitude Test is ranked among the top MBA Entrance Tests in India. The very first management assesment in India, XLRI has been carrying out the exam for close to six decades. This entrance assesment is accepted for admission to MBA and PGDM programs in business schools associated with Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI). There are almost 100 Xavier Association of Management Institutes other than XLRI that use XAT’s score for the admission to their post graduate courses in management.
Considered as the toughest management entrance exam in India, XAT exam is a perfect opportunity for management aspirants who wish to build a career in management.
XAT 2015 Application Form and Registration:
01. Focused and qualified persons wishing to apply for Xavier Aptitude Test 2015 are required to visit http://www.xatonline.net.in
and click on the link "XAT Registration."
02. Fill up the required preliminary information and enter a password of your choice and submit the same.
03. After intial registration you will receive your XAT 2015 ID by email.
04. Login again and fill educational qualification, other details and choose a test city.
Eligibility for XAT 2015:
Bachelors degree (Graduation) in any stream from a recognized university.
Aspirants who are expected to complete their graduation by June 10, 2015 are also eligible to apply for XAT 2015. XAT 2015 Cities:-
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&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,
&Dubai and Kathmandu[/tabela]XAT SyllabusXAT 2015 Syllabus:-
There is no set XAT 2015 Syllabus, however questions will be asked from various common subjects as such as Analytical Reasoning and Decision Making, Logical Reasoning and Data interpretation.
XAT 2013 was different from all the previous exams as the question paper was having 2 parts – Part I and Part II, with 3 and 2 sections respectively. All the sections, except the essay part, were having Objective type Multiple Choice questions.Part I*Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (Math) - (Objective Type Multiple Choice)*Verbal Reasoning and Logical Ability (English) - (Objective Type Multiple Choice)*Decision Making - (Objective Type Multiple Choice)Part II*General Awareness - (Objective Type Multiple Choice)*Essay Writing SectionXAT Exam DatesXavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2015 will be conducted on January 04, 2015 (Sunday) between 10:30 am and 01:30 pm across 47 test cities in India and two abroad (Kathmandu, Dubai).
XAT NotificationXAT 2015 Notification:-
1.Apply online on website:- http://xatonline.net.in
from 12th August 2014 (Tuesday) to 22nd November 2014 (Saturday).
2.Last Date to change Test City:- 26th November 2014 (Wednesday).Downloading of Admit Cards:- 18th December 2014 (Thursday) - 31st December 2014 (Wednesday).
3.Date of Exam:- 4th January 2015 (Sunday) (10.30 am to 01.30 pm).
4.XAT 2015 Result:- Results will be available on the website by 31st January 2015 (Saturday)Apply Online for XAT 2015 Paper PatternXAT 2015 Pattern:-
XAT 2015 paper pattern will be similar to the one followed in the last few years. This paper pen based test will have four sections.(i) Verbal and Logical Ability (ii) Decision Making (iii) Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (iv) General Knowledge.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 othr Associate Member Institutes at the time of final selection.Mode of Examination
:- Paper & Pen based Duration
: 3 hours (180 minutes)
A (Time: 2 hours and 20 minutes)
Quantitative Ability, English Language Ability & Logical Reasoning and Decision Making Section B
English Essay writing and General Awareness
There'll be objective type questions with four options, having single correct answer with 1/3rd marking for the first 5 wrong questions in each section & ½ for errors beyond 5 mistakes. XAT Preparation
Since XAT is among the toughest exams in India, it is recommended that students should take up any of the top coaching institutes that prepare students to crack XAT. It is advisable that aspirants should try to attempt sample papers and previous years’ papers in order to find the loop holes during preparation.