XAT 2019

XAT- Xavier admission test

XAT- Xavier admission test For more than 60 years, XLRI Jamshedpur has been conducting admission test on all India level to select the most appropriate students for management education. There are more than 140 Management Institutes which use XAT scores for selecting students. Each year around 90,000 candidates appear for the test. The information bulletin and application form is available for Rs. 1600.

XAT Exam Pattern:XAT is a paper pencil based test of 3.5 hours duration. A majority of questions are of objective type, but it also has subjective type question in the form of Essay Writing. The exam is divided into two papers. Paper 1 is of 2 hours 20 minutes and is completely objective type in nature. The sections are Verbal and Logical Ability, Decision Making and Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation. The number of questions in the sections is not uniform. Paper 2 is a mix of objective and subjective questions. The overall duration of this paper is 30 minutes. The sections are General Knowledge and Essay Writing. There are 25 questions in General Knowledge. The Essay Writing question has 1 topic and no choice.

Candidate should choose an appropriate response. Each wrong answer attracts 25 per cent negative marks. The four sections are General English, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Logical & Analytical Reasoning.