XIM University MBA Entrance Exam X-GMT 2023

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XIM University Bhubaneswar X-GMT 2023: MBA Entrance Exam on Jan 29, 2023; Check Eligibility, Pattern, Selection Process for Top MBA Colleges Accepting XGMT

 

Xavier University Bhubaneswar will conduct X-GMT (XIM General Management Aptitude Test) 2023 for admission to various MBA programmes commencing 2023 at various centres in India. Apart from CAT/XAT/GMAT exam score, Xavier University will also accept X-GMT score for MBA admission in all the MBA programs offered by all its constituent MBA colleges.

 

This article will help you understand all about XIM University Bhubaneshwar XGMT 2023 exam, top MBA colleges accepting XGMT Score for MBA admission, X-GMT 2023 Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria, exam fees, exam centres, Admission process through XGMT and other important information. Check the Table of contents followed by detailed explanation of each point below about X-GMT 2023 exam  

 

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Table of Contents

  1. What is X-GMT? All about XGMT 2023 Exam
  2. Xavier University MBA: Key Highlights & USPs
  3. XIM University X-GMT 2023 Highlights
  4. Programs Offered & Top MBA Colleges Accepting X-GMT
  5. X-GMT 2023 Eligibility Criteria
  6. X-GMT 2023 Exam Pattern
  7. How to Apply for X-GMT 2023 Exam with X-GMT 2023 Exam fees?
  8. X-GMT 2023 Syllabus & Sample Questions with X-GMT Preparation Tips 2023
  9. X-GMT Exam Centres 2023
  10. X-GMT 2023 Admission Process
  11. X-GMT 2023 Important Dates
  12. X-GMT 2023 FAQs 

1. What is X-GMT? All about XGMT 2023 Exam
XGMT exam is conducted by XIM University. University If you are not taking or have not taken CAT/XAT/NMAT or GMAT, the XGMT is the only option to become eligible for MBA admission in XIMB and other management institutes of XIM Bhubaneswar. Below are shared the key details about XIM University Bhubaneshwar Entrance Exam XGMT 2023 

  • X-GMT is the XIM University MBA Entrance Exam.
  • The XIM University Entrance Exam XGMT 2023 is the own XIM University MBA Entrance Exam MBA admission 2023 in its constituent MBA colleges.
  • XIM Bhubaneshwar MBA Entrance Exam XGMT is conducted by XIM University Bhubaneswar and no outside agency conducts the exam
  • XIM Bhubaneshwar XGMT Exam is not the mandatory exam but, if you are not taking or have not taken CAT/XAT/NMAT or GMAT, the XGMT is the only option to become eligible for MBA admission in XIMB and other management institutes of XIM University Bhubaneswar.
  • XIM Bhubaneshwar XGMT Exam is a moderate difficulty exam of 2 hours duration
  • XIM Bhubaneshwar MBA Entrance Exam XGMT consists of 4 sections with MCQ type questions
  • Apart from applying for XIM MBA Admission, you also need to apply for XIM University Bhubaneshwar XGMT exam by paying requisite XIM University MBA Entrance Exam fee of Rs.1200
  • You can appear in XIM University Bhubaneshwar Entrance Exam in addition to taking CAT and XAT exam
  • Your best score in CAT/XAT or XIM General Management Aptitude Test – XGMT will be considered for admission to XIM University MBA programs

2. XIM University Bhubaneswar: Key Highlights & USPs
Key highlights and USPs for XGMT 2023 Conducting institute -XIM University, Bhubaneshwar are:

 

2.1 Top Ranked B-School: Xavier Institute of Management, XIM University is ranked # 35th Management Institute of the Country in the Management category in the NIRF 2022 (National Institutional Ranking Framework MHRD, Govt. of India). In the MBAUniverse.com B-School Ranking 2022 XIMB was ranked #22. In Outlook ICARE University Ranking 2022, XIM University is ranked 8th among the Top 50 State-Private Universities in India. XIMB is ranked top 6th among India’s Top 100 Private B-schools in the Education World India Private B-Schools Ranking 2021-22 and is ranked 10th among Top 100 private B-School category, ranked 21st in Overall Ranking category in the Business Today- MDRA B-School Survey 2021.

 

2.2 Accreditation: XIM Bhubaneswar is Accredited by SAQs and is UGC recognized. It is moving towards getting International AACSB Accreditation. MBA-BM program of XIMB is also accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA). XIMB was awarded CRISIL Grading National A***

 

2.3 XIM MBA Placements 2022: XIMB MBA Placements 2022 have scaled new heights and have remained at par with top B-schools. Apart from achieving 100% placement again for its MBA program, XIMB has registered 16% rise in average salary which has gone up at Rs.17.54 LPA in 2022 and the highest domestic has gone up by 34% at Rs.32.21 LPA

 

2.4 Top Recruiters Visit XIMB for Placements: 64 Marquee recruiters visited XIMB for campus placement 2022. Some of them include Accenture, Deloitte, Cognizant, EY, ICICI Bank, KPMG, Nestle, Titan, Kotak Mahindra among others

 

2.5 International Student Exchange: XIM University Bhubaneswar has students exchange program under which students from XIMB are sent to Universities in Europe. Similarly, students from Europe visit XIMB and undergo course work along with the MBA Students at the institute. For the work done in different places, the students get credit transfer. XIMB students have done their exchange Program courses in EUROMED Marseille Institute of Management, France, IESEG School of Management, Lille Catholic University,Lille, France and REIMS Management School, Reims Cedex-France among others

 

2.6 Highly Qualified & Experienced Faculty: Xavier University Faculty is a healthy blend of academicians, policy makers, administrators and managers. There are more than 140 full-time faculty members in XIM University, apart from a big pool of eminent part-time and visiting faculty from academia and industry.

 

3. XIM University X-GMT 2023 Highlights
XGMAT 2023 exam offers MBA admission opportunity in all the XIM University MBA colleges including XIMB. X-GMT is an important but an easier MBA entrance exam. Following are the key Exam highlights and other important details:

X-GMT Exam Conducting Body
XIM University Bhubaneswar
X-GMT Full Form
XIM General Management Aptitude Test
MBA colleges Accepting X-GMT 2023 score
XIMB and all the MBA colleges of XIM University
Exam Date
January 29, 2023 
Exam Slots
Single Slot Exam of 2 Hrs Duration
Mode of X-GMT Entrance exam 2023
Online Computer Based Test
X-GMT 2023 Score Validity for MBA Admission
2023-2024 academic session
Sectional Division of X-GMT 2023
4 Section Exam on Quantitative Aptitude (QA), Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR), Data Interpretation (DI), Emotional Quotient and General Awareness (EQ & GA).
XGMT 2023 Medium of Question Paper
English
Exam Difficulty Level
Easy to Moderate
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
XGMT Scoring Scheme
+ 3 Marks for each correct answer
Negative Marking
- 1 mark for each wrong answer
Application process
Online
X-GMT 2023 Application Fee
Rs.1200/-

4. Programs Offered & Top MBA Colleges Accepting X-GMT
XIM General Management Aptitude Test (X-GMT) is an online entrance test being conducted by XIM University, Bhubaneswar for admission into various Master's Degree Programs.

 

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4.1 MBA Programs Offered through X-GMT 2023  
Admission to following MBA programs will be offered through X-GMT 2023 exam

  • MBA in Business Management (MBA-BM)
  • MBA in Human Resource Management (MBA-HRM)
  • MBA in Rural Management (MBA-RM)
  • MBA in Sustainability Management (MBA-SM)
  • MBA in Urban Management & Governance (MBA-UMG)
  • Master of Business Finance (MBF)
  • Executive MBA in Business Management (EMBA-BM)

4.2 Top MBA Colleges Accepting X-GMT 2023
Some of the top MBA Colleges of XIM University Bhubaneswar, accepting X-GMT Score for admission 2023 are –

  • Xavier School of Management (XIM)
  • Xavier School of Human Resource Management (XAHR)
  • Xavier School of Rural Management (XSRM)
  • Xavier School of Sustainability (XSOS)
  • Xavier School of Human Settlements (XAHS)
  • Xavier School of Commerce (XSOC)
  • Xavier School of Communications (XCOMM)
  • Xavier-EMYLYON Business School (XEBS)

5. X-GMT 2023 Eligibility Criteria
X-GMT 2023 Eligibility criteria for attempting X-GMT 2023 have following key points

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (of minimum 3-year duration) in any discipline from a recognized University with at least 55% of marks in aggregate
  • Candidates who expect to complete the final part of their degree examinations by June 15, 2023, can also apply

6. X-GMT 2023 Exam Pattern
X-GMT 2023 Exam Pattern as shared on XGMT Exam website is as below. XGMT Exam frequency is once a year and the exam is conducted for admission to Master’s Programmes offered by the institutes of XIM University Bhubaneswar

  • X-GMT 2023 will be a computer-based online test
  • The duration of the exam will be 120 minutes & the medium of the test is English for all the candidates.
  • Candidates need to attempt multiple choice questions (MCQs) that will be spread across 4 sections, namely, Quantitative Aptitude (QA), Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR), Data Interpretation (DI), Emotional Quotient and General Awareness (EQ & GA).
  • The four sections during the test will appear in random sequence and there will be sectional time limits, which means a candidate must complete a section in a given time. If a candidate finishes any section early, (s) he must wait for the next section to begin and can't go back to a completed section.
  • The type and nature of questions will be like the other prominent entrance tests for management education.
  • Marking Pattern is 3 marks each for every correct answer and -1 mark for every wrong answer.
  • No marks will be awarded for unattempted questions.

X-GMT 2023: Sectional Division

Section Name
Type of Questions
Quantitative Aptitude (QA)
MCQs
Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR)
MCQs
Data Interpretation (DI)
MCQs
Emotional Quotient and General Awareness (EQ & GA).
MCQs

7. How to Apply for X-GMT 2023 Exam with X-GMT 2023 Exam fees

  • XIM University MBA application form gives you the choice to apply online for X-GMT Exam 2023 on the website www.xim.edu.in
  • There is no separate form for X-GMT
  • You can apply for X-GMT by opting for the program(s) through X-GMT test option in the Program and Test section of the online application form for admission to various programs of XIM University Bhubaneswar
  • Once any program is chosen vide X-GMT, the onetime X-GMT Fee (INR) 1200.00 will reflect in the field. 

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7.1 X-GMT 2023 Exam Fees
X-GMT 2023 exam fees is Rs.1200/- to be paid online. Apart from this you need to pay the MBA program wise application fee which is Rs.1600/- for the first choice/option, and Rs. 400/- each for the subsequent options. Upon successfully filling the online application form and paying the relevant application fee, the applicant will be intimated by email about the acceptance of the form.

 

7.2 Step by Step X-GMT 2023 Application Process

Step 1:

Fill up the "Login Details" to create and receive by email a unique XU ID/Login ID and Password for applying to XIM University.

Step 2:

Login with your XU ID/ Login ID and Password. Fill up the Personal Details, Academic Details, Professional Details, choose the program/s you want to apply for and the respective test option/s, upload your photo & signature and Submit.

Keep ready the scanned/digital images of your photo/signature in JPEG format, in advance. The dimensions of photo may be of about 200x250 pixels, and the signature may be of about 250x125 pixels, both images within 50 kb each in size.

Step 3:

Pay the application fee through the Payment Gateway

Application fee is Rs.1600/- for the first option, and Rs.400/- each for the subsequent options in addition to Rs.1200/- for X-GMT 2023 exam fees

Use single form for applying for multiple programs and/or through multiple tests

8. X-GMT 2023 Syllabus: Best X-GMT Preparation Tips
X-GMT 2023 Syllabus covers 4 sections of exam which include Quantitative Aptitude (QA), Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR), Data Interpretation (DI), Emotional Quotient and General Awareness (EQ & GA). The best X-GMAT preparation tips 2023 for the exam are going through the previous X-GMT questions. XIM University has shared some of the section wise sample questions for XGMT 2023 exam as below:

 

9. X-GMT Exam Centres 2023
X-GMT Exam Centres 2023 are spread across the capital cities of many states in India. The X-GMT 2023 Exam Centers as shared by XIM University are:

Bangalore
Bhubaneswar
Hyderabad
Kolkata
Mumbai
New Delhi

9.1 How to Choose X-GMT 2023 Exam Centers? 

  • Candidates have the option of choosing their preferred exam center while filling the online application form
  • The final allotment of the XGMT 2023 exam center can be viewed on the X-GMT 2023 Admit Card
  • XIM University has the right to change the X-GMT exam center anytime according to availability of seats
  • Candidates should reach their exam centers before the reporting time, with their valid XGMT admit cards, without which they won't be allowed to enter the exam hall.

10. X-GMT 2023 Admission Process
X-GMT 2023 Admission Process for MBA 2023-25 batch at the MBA colleges affiliated to XIM University Bhubaneswar through X-GMT 2023 Cut Off is shared below. X-GMT MBA Admission Process 2023 comprises 3 major Steps:

  • Appearing and scoring well in entrance exam;
  • Get shortlistied for final MBA Selection round comprising GD, PI, WAT
  • Get admission offer based on performance in X-GMT Exam, GD-PI-WAT, Academics and other achievements.

The step by step admission process through X-GMT 2023 exam is detailed below:

 

Step-1: Apply and Appear in X-GMT 2023 Exam

  • XUB will accept CAT 2022, XAT 2023, GMAT (Taken in 2021 and 2022) and XGMT 2023 exam score to shortlist the candidates for final selection round.
  • An applicant may apply to X-GMT on the same application form against the academic programs by paying the test fee of Rs.1200/-.
  • If not opting for X-GMT, registering for XAT or CAT or GMAT is a prerequisite for applying to XUB MBA-BM program
  • NMAT by GMAC 2022 scores are accepted for MBA-HRM, MBA-RM, MBA-SM, programs. So, Applicants are required to take any one of the following Admission Tests:

XAT to be conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur, on January 08, 2023, or
CAT to be conducted by IIMs on November 27, 2022, or
GMAT taken in 2021 or 2022, or
X-GMT to be conducted by XIM University on January 29, 2023.

Step-2: X-GMAT MBA Shortlist Criteria 2023

  • XIM University, Bhubaneswar gives emphasis not only on entrance exam scores but also on Academic Profile, Work experience, and other parameters.
  • Candidates will be short-listed for X-GMT GD and PI process on the basis of their sectional and overall scores in the entrance exam after declaration of entrance exam result.

Step-3: Final Selection Criteria

  • Candidates short-listed on the basis of admission test (XAT, CAT, GMAT, or X-GMT) scores will be called for X-GMT 2023 GD & PI Process. The process comprises Group Discussion, Writing Ability Test and Personal Interview. The X-GMT 2023 counselling centers are Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata or Mumbai.
  • The final selection will be based on the candidate's performance in XAT/CAT/GMAT/ X-GMT, GD, Writing Ability Test, & Personal Interview, and will take into account the past academic record and relevant work experience.  
  • The documents required at Counselling Center include your academic details, work experience details, ID proof, photographs, entrance exam details, category certificate among others

10.1 X-GMT Cutoff 2023 for MBA Admission
X-GMT 2023 cut off will be announced at the time of shortlisting. XUB will decide the program wise cut offs depending upon the applicants’ pool and X-GMAT score, and other key parameters. XGMT cut off is based on sectional as well as overall score.

 

11. X-GMT 2023 Important Dates
Important X-GMT 2023 dates for XIM University MBA admission 2023 are as below:

X-GMT 2023 Activity
Important Date
Comments
X-GMT Application starts for Admission 2023
September 8, 2022
Online Application process
X-GMT 2023 Last Date to apply for admission 2023
December 9, 2022
Common application form for XGMT and multiple MBA programs
X-GMT Fees
Rs.1200
In addition, pay MBA Application Fees as under:
Rs.1600/- for first option and Rs.400 each for subsequent options
X-GMT 2023 Admit Card date
January 20, 2023
Expected; Download from Website
X-GMT 2023 Exam Date
Sunday, January 29, 2023
Exam Centres are Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai
X-GMT 2023 Result Date
 
February 03, 2023
This is tentative date, may change
MBA Batch 2023-25 Commencement
3rd Week of June 2023
Check admission offer

12. X-GMT 2023 FAQs
The X-GMT 2023 FAQs with responses are shared below

 

Q: How can I apply for X-GMT 2023 and for XIM University MBA Admission?
A:
XIM University application form can be filled up through online mode at its website www.xim.edu.in. You need access to an internet enabled computer to apply to XGMT.

 

Q: Which are the MBA programs available for admission in 2023 through XGMT 2023?
A:
Admission to following MBA programs is available through X-GMT 2023

  • MBA in Business Management (MBA-BM)
  • MBA in Human Resource Management (MBA-HRM)
  • MBA in Rural Management (MBA-RM)
  • MBA in Sustainability Management (MBA-SM)
  • MBA in Urban Management & Governance (MBA-UMG)
  • Master of Business Finance (MBF)
  • Executive MBA in Business Management (EMBA-BM)

Q: Is the X-GMT 2023 exam fee is in addition to the XIM University application Fees?
A:
Yes, you need to pay Rs.1200 extra towards XGMT 2023 exam fees, if you want to appear in XGMT 2023.

 

Q: What is the last date to apply for XGMT 2023?
A:
The last date to apply for XGMT 2023 is December 9, 2022

Register for X-GMT exam updates

Exam dates and schedule

  • Registration – Online: 08-09-2022 10:00 AM to 09-12-2022 11:45 PM (Confirm)
    Admit Card Release: 10-01-2023 10:00 AM (Confirm)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 10:00 (Confirm)
    Exam Date & Timings– Offline: 15-10-2022 12:30 PM (Confirm)
    Result: 03-02-2023 10:00 AM (Confirm)

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