XAT Exam 2019 Registration | Dates, Pattern, Eligibility Preparation Application Fees Notification

XAT Exam 2019 Registration | Dates, Pattern, Eligibility Preparation Application Fees Notification
XAT Exam 2019 Registration | Dates, Pattern, Eligibility Preparation Application Fees Notification

XAT Exam

Attention Applicants, XAT Exam 2019 Registration notification has been released, XAT exam is the national level examination managed by the Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) & conduct on the behalf of  XLRI Jamshedpur. XAT 2019 Exam Registration and Application will start from August 20 and it will close on 30 November 2018. Xavier Aptitude Test offers admission into the management field. XAT 2019 exam counts as one of the prestigious exams in India, XAT 2019 score is the gateway used by more than 150 institutions for admission. Applicants who are going to enrol XAT Exam 2019 must know eligibility criteria and other important instruction mentioned below. Through this article, applicants can get detailed information about XAT exam 2019 like important dates, Eligibility criteria, Exam pattern,  application fees, best preparation strategy and more.


Xavier Aptitude Test is one of the reputed entrance exams which will be conducted on the month of January 2019, aspirants who willing to apply for XAT exam can apply online by following studydesire.com web page. where you’ll get entire details about XAT Exam 2019 Registration. Throughout the article, we will provide you with all about the XAT 2019 Application Form like Admission Process, Syllabus, admit card, result, previous year cutoff list and more advanced knowledge, Enjoy the article without skipping anything:)

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XAT Exam 2019

XAT 2019 Briefly information:

Exam Name XAT Exam  (Xavier Aptitude Test)
Conducting body XLRI Jamshedpur
Exam type National Level for the Post-Graduate exam
Purpose of Test Qualifying Test for admission to XLRI and 150+ B-schools
Mode of the Exam Online (Computer-based)
Duration of the Exam 3:00 hours
Annual No. of Test Takers Approx. 90,000
XAT 2019 Convenor Notified soon (XAT 2018 Convenor – Fr Antony Uvari)
Programmes Offered by XLRI Business Management (BM), Human Resource Management (HRM), Global Business Management (GBM) and General Management Programme (GMP)
Exam Pattern Objective and Subjective questions
Negative Marking Yes (0.25 marks or 1/4th of the total marks for each wrong answer)
Official website www.xatonline.in

XAT Notification 2019

XAT Eligibility Criteria:

A candidate who wanna apply for XAT 2019 must fulfil the XAT eligibility criteria 2019 as prescribed by XLRI Jamshedpur. Here given below  XAT 2019 eligibility criteria based on last year’s data.

A glance at XAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

XAT 2019 Eligibility Component
XAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Completed Minimum 3 Years Bachelor’s Degree or in the Final Year of Bachelor’s Degree
No Age Restriction
Eligible Entrance Exam for XLRI
XAT 2019
Eligible Genders for XAT 2019
Other Eligibility Requirements
1.Valid Mail ID throughout the process
2.Operating Contact phone Number throughout the XAT process

XAT Exam 2019 Application Form Eligibility Criteria:

  • An Aspirants must have Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognised University or Institute. The minimum duration of the programme has to be three years.
  •  Those candidates who are in Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply provided they complete the programme within the stipulated schedule, which is most likely to be by June 2019.

NRI/Foreign candidates:– GMAT scores is a gateway to apply XAT 2019 for foreign national candidates. Aspirants from Dubai or Nepal are exempted from applying through GMAT scores as XAT will be conducted in these two international cities.

XAT 2019 Age limit:

There is No age limit to apply for XAT Exam 2019.

XAT Application form 2019

XAT Exam Online Registration:

After full fill eligibility criteria for XAT 2019, Candidates can apply for XAT 2019 (before the last date) Candidates can follow given important instruction.

  • The registration will be started from the third week of August 2018
  • First, Log onto the official website of the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
  • Register yourself with a valid Email ID and Phone number.
  • XAT will send the login credentials to the candidates through SMS and email.
  • Candidates can apply for more than one programme in a single application.
  • Candidates should take a print copy of the XAT application form for future use.
  • Candidates, those who made payment through DD, they have to send the application along with DD in the given address:
  • After receiving the login credentials, aspirants have to log into the application window and fill up the online application form which is divided into the following areas-

After Fill up the XAT 2019 Application form students has to log in through their user ID and password and fill up the application form by entering the correct information. which are given below.

  • Personal Details
  • Contact Details
  • Academic Details
  • Work Experience
  • Selecting IIMs to apply for
  • Selecting Test Centres and Interview Cities

XAT 2019  Admissions form

XAT Registration Fees:

Courses/Exams Fees
                             Without late fee
XAT 2019 Rs. 1650
XLRI Courses (If Interested) Rs. 1650 + Rs. 300 each course (additional fee)
                                   With late fee
XAT Fee Rs. 2000
XLRI Courses (If Interested) Rs. 2000 + Rs. 500 each course (additional fee)
XAT Exam Mode Of Payments:
  1.  Students can pay the Application fee by credit card or debit card.
  2. After completing the application form, click on the PAY option after saving the filled form.
XAT 2019 Exam Pattern:
Papers Duration Sections Number of Questions
PAPER 1 170 minutes English Language & Logical Reasoning 24
Decision Making 21
Quantitative Ability 27
PAPER 2 40 minutes Essay One Topic
GK 25

 XAT exam pattern basic Instructions:

  • Exam Mode: The examination will be conducted through the online mode.
  • Number of Questions: In the examination total 98 questions will be asked.
  • Sections: The questions will be asked in the following sections: Quantitative Ability, English Language & Logical Reasoning, Decision Making, G.K & Essay.
  • Papers: The examination will be divided into two sections, i.e. Paper 1 & Paper 2.
  • Duration: The duration of the examination will be 3 hours 35 minutes.
  • Negative Marking: ¼ marks will be deducted for the wrong answer.

XAT Admission Process

XAT 2019 Syllabus:

 XAT Exam Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation:

Arithmetic, Functions, Geometry, Mensuration – 2D and 3D, Probability, Algebra, Graphs, Heights & Distance, Speed & Distance, Statistics, Direction Sense & Time, Table and Data Interpretation – Web Diagram, Variation, Time and Work, Time, Speed and Distance, Linear and Quadratics Equations, Surds and Indices, Inequalities, Logarithms, Numbers, Tables and Caselets, Critical Path, Averages and Partnerships, Allegations and Mixtures, Algebra, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Ratio.

XAT Exam English Language & Logical Reasoning:

Para Completion and inference, Jumbled Paragraph, Verbal Logic, Grammar, Fill in the Blanks, Analogies or Reverse Analogies, Reading Comprehension, Summary Questions, Para Jumble, Logical Completion of Idea, Critical Reasoning, Vocabulary and Arguments.

XAT Exam Decision Making:

Sets, Logical reasoning, Mathematics, Decision Making, Blood Relations, Pie Chart, Line Charts, Venn Diagram, Semi-Quantitative topics, Calendars, Puzzles, Series, Bar Graphs, Statement Conclusions, Coding & Decoding, Numeric Grid, Family Tree, Clocks, Seating Arrangement.

General Knowledge for XAT 2019 exam:

Government and Politics, Science, Famous Personalities, History, Geography, Awards and winners, Business, Economy, Current affairs, Important happenings around the World, Politics, Business, Literature.

XAT Essay Writing:

Xavier Aptitude Test 2019 Exam

In the examination, candidates have to write an essay on one topic given in the question paper. There is no specific syllabus of essay writing. The topics are generally abstract in nature which candidates can relate to an event of recent significance instead of keeping the content generic.

XAT 2019 Admit Card:XAT 2019 Application Form Admit card will publish 2 weeks (Tentative) before the examination. Those aspirants who have successfully applied for XAT Exam 2019 can download the XAT 2019 admit card easily from the official website of XAT. Admit card is the mandatory documents in the exam hall. Throughout the column, you will let you know all important instruction ( How to download XAT admit card) read it carefully. Click here to Check brief details Of XAT 2018 admit card.

  • First, visit the Official website of the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
  • Go to the download ADMIT CARD 2018 from the options on the notice board.
  • Fill in your user ID and password.
  • After you fill out your important details, you will be redirected to your Admit card.
  • Last option click on Download Admit Card option.
  •  Save XAT 2019 admit card for future use.

XAT 2019 Registration

XAT 2019 Result:Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 will be released in the last week of January 2019 (tentative). Those candidates who have applied for XAT 2019 successfully can download their XAT result 2019 from The Official website of XAT by entering their roll number.

The Students who appeared for the entrance exam can check their result by following the instructions given below:

  • First, Students needs to visit the Official website of XAT.
  • Go to the Check Result Page
  • enter required information roll number or your name
  • After entering the required information your result will be highlighted
  • The XAT Result will be available in PDF Format
  • Student advise printing result documents for future

XAT Preparation Tips:XAT 2019 is one of the prestigious entrance tests in India. Aspirants who want to take admission in top institutions for preparing for XAT. As we know XAT Entrance, not a cuff of tea it counts India’s top 10 toughest exams that is the reason candidates want to know what is the correct prepare strategy for XAT. Throughout the column, we will let you know how to prepare for XAT 2019.  and Get the highest score.

These are important preparation tips, Candidate should follow given tips:

  •  Make a  proper study plan.
  • Try to review all topics which will ask from four section(QA,VA & DILR).
  • Try to solve the maximum 10 set of sample papers.
  • Select the best study material for preparation.
  •  The timetable is most important for the XAT preparation, Try to manage your timetable for study various section accordingly.
  •  Must Revision at least 4 to 5 time
  •  According to the servery, Helth is wealthy, If you’ll healthy then your mind will work automatically. stay healthy and eat relevant food.

XAT Exam Registration

XAT 2019 Answer Key:Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 Answer Key will be released for XAT after the examination. The Answer key will be published in the month of January 2019 through online mode. XAT 2019 exam will be conducted in the second week of January 2019. Students can calculate the estimated score that helps them to understand the opportunity to get shortlisted by XLRI or other top colleges accepting XAT scorecard. students can calculate the score on the basis of the marking scheme.

 XAT 2019 answer key downloading procedure:

Lets us have to look whole procedure, How to download XAT Exam 2019 answer key:

  • First, Visit the official website.
  • Enter your login details like XAT ID and Password.
  • Choose the exam date.
  • After entering the details click on the “Login” button.
  • The answer key along with responses will be opened on the screen.
  • Download the answer key & take a printout of it.
  • Take some extra printout of the answer key for further reference.

XAT previous year & expected CutOff:

XAT 2017 Sectional Cut-off is as follows:

VA (Verbal Ability) DM (Decision Making) QA (Quantitative Ability) Total
XLRI (HRM) 79.69 percentile 71.628 percentile 70.07 percentile 92.55 percentile
XLRI (BM) 79.46 percentile 76.84 percentile 88.7 percentile 96 percentile
XLRI (GMP) 5 and above (Marks) 5 and above (Marks) 6 and above (Marks) 22 and above (Marks)
XAT 2019 Admission Test

XAT 2018 Cut Off by Career Launcher (Expected)

Topic XLRI XIMB SP Jain GIM IMT Great Lakes
VA 7+ (80%tile) 6.5+ (77%tile) 6.25+ (75%tile) 6.25+ (75%tile)
DM 7.5+ (77%tile) 7+ (70%tile) 7.25+ (75%tile) 7.25+ (75%tile)
QA 12+ (88%tile) 9+ (72%tile) 9.25+ (75%tile) 9.25+ (75%tile)
Total 35+ (96+ %tile) 31+ (92.5+ %tile) 20+ (70+ %tile) 30+ (90+ %tile) 29+ (88+ %tile) 32+ (93+ %tile) 27+ (85+ %tile) 30+ (90+ %tile) 24+ (80+ %tile)

Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 Cut Off for Participating Institutes:

Look below best XAT Exam 2019 participating institue Cutoff  in percintelile form:
Participating Institutes Percentile
XLRI, Jamshedpur 95
Goa Institute of Management 90
LIBM, Chennai 90
XIM, Jabalpur 80
XISS, Ranchi 85
BIMTECH, Greater Noida 75
IFMR, Chennai 85
XIM, Bhubaneswar 95
XIME, Bangalore 80
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019

XAT 2019 Exam Dates:

XAT 2019 Dates XAT Exam Dates 2019
XAT Exam 2019 Notification Date August 20, 2018
XAT Exam 2019 Registration Start Date August 20, 2018
XAT 2019 Registration last date without late fee November 30, 2018
XAT Exam 2019 Registration last date with late fee December 7, 2018
XAT Exam 2019 Admit Card Download Start Date December 20, 2018 onwards
XAT 2019 Admit Card Download End date January 6, 2019
XAT 2019 Exam Date January 6, 2019 (10AM to 1.00PM)
XAT 2019 Result date By January 31, 2019


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XAT Exam 2019 Contact Information:XLRI
Jharkhand, India XLRI, C. H. Area (East)
The Chairperson Admission
Jamshedpur – 831001
Phone: +91 657 665 3203 /3204 /3205
Fax: +91-657-2227814
Email: [email protected], [email protected]


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