“Xavier Aptitude Test or XAT is national-level management entrance examination conducted by the XLRI, Jamshedpur for admission to MBA/PGDM programmes. Apart from XLRI and 10 other XAMI members, over 700 B-schools accept XAT scores for admission to their post graduate management programmes.
XAT exam 2019 will be conducted on January 6, 2019 in online mode. The exam will be conducted from 10 am till 1 pm at various test centres across 46 Indian cities.”
XAT 2019 Exam Highlights
|Exam Name||Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019|
|Conducting Body||XLRI, Xavier School of Management|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Exam Frequency||Once a Year|
|Exam Duration||180 minutes
|Exam Purpose||Admission into XLRI, XAMI members and 160 other B-schools|
|No. of Test Cities||46 cities in India|
|Exam Helpdesk No.||1800 209 0835 (Toll Free)|
XAT 2019 Important Dates
|XAT 2019 registrations begin||20-Aug-18|
|XAT 2019 registrations end||30-Nov-18|
|XAT 2019 late fee payment||December 1-7, 2018|
|XAT 2019 admit card download||20-Dec-18|
|XAT 2019 exam||06-Jan-19|
|XAT 2019 result||January last week, 2019|
“The exam pattern of XAT has changed this year. From XAT 2019 onwards, there will be no Essay situs judi slot online gampang menang Writing section in the exam. The question paper will consist of four section, Decision Making, Verbal & Logical Ability and Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation and General Knowledge.
Earlier, the XAT question paper used to have two parts. First part consisted of Decision Making, Verbal and Logical Ability and Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation; the second part consisted of General Knowledge and Essay Writing. Now that the essay writing has been scrapped, the XAT 2019 question paper will contain only one section and four subjects: Decision Making, Verbal and Logical situs judi slot terbaik dan terpercaya no 1 di dunia Ability, Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation and General Knowledge.
The essay writing consisted of one question and was allotted 40 mins along with General Knowledge which has 25 MCQs. In XAT 2019, the number of General Knowledge questions will remain 25 but Decision Making will have one more question to round up the total to 100.
This is the second time that XAT exam pattern has slot gacor terbaru changed within four years. Some changes were introduced in the exam pattern in 2016 as well”.
Below mentioned are the XAT 2019 sections:
|Sections/ Number of Questions||Total marks||Total time|
|Decision Making (22 questions)||100||3 hours|
|Verbal and Logical Ability (26 questions)|
|Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation (27 questions)|
|General Knowledge (25 questions)|
There is no other change in the exam pattern of XAT, but scrapping of essay writing is likely to shake the preparation strategy of XAT aspirants. However, this may be a welcome change for candidates from technical background.
From 2018, XAT is conducted in online mode. The candidates have to punch in their answers on the computer screen. The duration of XAT is 3 hours in which they candidates are required to answer 100 MCQs.
0.25 marks will be deducted for any wrong answer and 0.5 marks will be deducted for more than 8 un-attempted questions.
There is no negative marking for MCQs in GK section