XAVIER APTITUDE TEST - XAT 2017
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XAT 2017 Exam Analysis
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2017, conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur for the last 60 years, is the gateway to more than 150 highly ranked B schools in India including XLRI, XIMB, SPJIMR, IMT among others. XAT 2017 is be held on Sunday, January 8, 2017 as the conventional paper pen based test in a single session from 10 AM to 1.30 PM in 47 test cities across the country with 2 test cities abroad in Kathmandu and Dubai...Read more
XAT 2017 Percentile Predictor: Check now
After appearing in a changed XAT 2017 exam on January 8, 2017, now you would be looking for the expected percentile scores based on your performance in the first 3 sections to ascertain whether you will be shortlisted by XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB, TAPMI or 150 other top B-schools on the basis of percentile predicted in your favour. There is a tendency to claim high accuracy after every XAT exam and it has never been proven to be correct. So the very first thing is that you should not expect more than 80 to 85 percent accuracy in different sections QADI; VALA and probably even lower than this in Decision Making...Read more
XAT Result
XLRI 2017 result along with individual OMR answer sheet and score card has been made available by XLRI, 10 days before the official pre-announced date of January 31, 2017 on XAT website. There are more than 150 B-schools including XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB, TAPMI who will accept XAT 2017 scores. Many of these B-schools are still open for admission and this can be utilized as the last opportunity to apply for admission in these B-schools. Scoring 100 percentile in XAT may not be possible as XAT does not award it. Around 80000 candidates who appear in XAT will not only get their scores but will also be provided with the correct answers to assess their performance. XAT exam centre has started the practice of sharing the XAT answer sheet as attempted by each candidate and has also started releasing the correct answers to enable the test taker to assess his/her performance in the exam...Read more
XAT Topper Interview
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XAT Mock Test
On January 8, 2017, XLRI Jamshedpur will conduct XAT 2017 exam in 47 test cities in India for admission to MBA/PGDM 2017-19 at XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB and more than 140 B-schools. XAT 2017 exam is a paper based test to be held on January 8 in a single session of 3 ½ hours. XAT 2017 has 4 sections with objective type multiple-choice Questions (MCQs) and the subjective essay writing test. XAT 2017 test paper will be divided in 5 sections in 2 parts. Like the revised previous XAT 2016 test paper, the 5 test sections in XAT 2017 exam will be Verbal and Logical Ability; Decision Making; Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation; General Knowledge and Essay Writing. Out of the 5 sections, 4 will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) while the Essay Writing section will be of descriptive type...Read more
XAT Previous Year Question Paper with Answer
On January 8, 2017, XLRI Jamshedpur will conduct XAT 2017 exam for admission to MBA/PGDM 2017-19 programmes in 47 test cities in India for admission to MBA/PGDM 2017-19 at XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB and more than 140 B-schools. XAT 2017 exam is a paper based test to be held on January 8 in a single session of 3 ½ hours. XAT 2017 has 4 sections with objective type multiple-choice Questions (MCQs) and the subjective essay writing test. XAT 2017 test paper will be divided in 5 sections in 2 parts. Like the revised previous XAT 2016 test paper, the 5 test sections in XAT 2017 exam will be Verbal and Logical Ability; Decision Making; Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation; General Knowledge and Essay Writing. Out of the 5 sections, 4 will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) while the Essay Writing section will be of descriptive type.
XAT Exam Accepting Colleges
More than 150 MBA colleges are under XAT 2017. All of these MBA colleges will accept XAT 2017 scores. Top MBA colleges accepting XAT 2017 scores include XLRI Jamshedpur, SPJIMR Mumbai, IMT Ghaziabad, XIM Bhubaneswar, GIM Goa, Great Lakes Chennai, LIBA Chennai, TAPMI Manipal, BIMTECH Greater Noida among others.

To help MBA aspirants searching for top MBA colleges accepting XAT scores, MBAUniverse.com has prepared a list of MBA colleges with their XAT Cut Offs, Average Salary, Fee and Admission Status. Click on the College Name to get more information and to apply online....Read more
About The Exam & Eligibility
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2017, conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur for the last 60 years, is the gateway to more than 150 highly ranked B schools in India including XLRI, XIMB, SPJIMR, IMT among others. XAT 2017 is be held on Sunday, January 8, 2017 as the conventional paper pen based test in a single session from 10 AM to 1.30 PM in 47 test cities across the country with 2 test cities abroad in Kathmandu and Dubai. The exam is to have a time duration of 3 hours 30 minutes. Earlier this exam used to be of 3 hours. XLRI has been conducting XAT for the past 60 years on behalf of XAMI in the same pattern. The aim to continue the similar approach is to ensure that all the candidates from varying backgrounds are at par...Read more
XAT Exam Pattern
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2017 will be conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur on behalf of XAMI. It will be a paper pen based test.

The exam is divided in 2 parts consisting of 5 sections. Part 1 comprises Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning; Decision Making; and Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation. This part is responsible for calculation of percentile score. Other 2 sections in Part-2 comprising General Awareness and Essay Writing are equally important although at the first stage they will not be counted for arriving at the percentile score. The first 4 sections contain Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) while Essay Writing is of descriptive nature. All questions will carry equal marks in XAT 2017 and there will be negative marking with 1/4 of a mark penalty for each incorrect answer. Each question will have 5 answer options....Read more
XAT Exam Syllabus
Although the Syllabus for XAT is not strictly pre defined, following are the major topics to be covered in each section.

Part-1
Verbal Ability

English Grammar based questions; English Proficiency; Analogy, Fill in the Blanks, Para jumble, Reading Comprehension.

Logical Reasoning
Fact Inference Judgment, Passage Conclusion, Statement Argument.

Decision Making
Conditions and Grouping Test; Data Arrangement Test; Complex Arrangement; Decision Making....Read more
XAT Important Dates & Exam Schedule
XAT 2017 - Exam schedule
Exam Events: XAT 2017 Registration begins on
Date: August 17, 2016
Exam Events: XAT 2017 Registration last date without late fee
Date: November 30, 2016
Exam Events: Registration last date with late fee
Date: December 11, 2016
Exam Events: XAT 2017 Admit Card download date
Date: December 20, 2016 onwards
Exam Events: Date of XAT 2017 exam
Date: January 8, 2017 (10AM to 1.30PM)
Exam Events: Result declaration date of XAT 2017 exam
Date: By January 31, 2017