XLRI Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur will conduct the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2022 in the first week of January, says media reports. The exam shall be conducted online in computer-based mode at designated centres in 72 cities across the country. Ahead of the aptitude test, the institute will start the application process soon on its official site- xatonline.in. The XAT score is considered for more than 160 institutes for the admission.
Reports suggest that the registration process for XAT 2022 will commence anytime soon. It is further elaborated that the registration window will remain open till November 30, 2021, and the test will take place on January 02, 2022 (Sunday). Contrary to this, some reports claim that it will be held on January 03. XAT 2022 admit card, is expected to be issued by December 20, 2021. However, the speculations will be put to an end once the official exam date is announced. Irrespective of that students should start preparing for the exam beforehand.
Last year, registration for the Xavier Aptitude Test started on September 12, 2020. The registration window remained open till November 30, for a period of 73 days. The admit cards were issued on December 20, 14 days prior to the examination. The official brochure will provide clarity on the schedule of XAT 2022. Candidates possessing a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university are eligible to apply for XAT 2022. The applicant should have completed their final exam on or before the last date of application.
The XAT 2022 exam is going to be for 3 hours and it does not have a sectional limit. Once the exam starts, all three sections will open to the candidates and can start from any section of their choice. It is reported that the exam pattern of XAT 2022 is going to be like this, 1 mark for every correct response whereas, a 0.25 mark will be deducted for an incorrect answer. In addition to this, 0.10 marks will also be deducted for more than 8 unattempted questions. GK section will not carry any negative marking.
Those who clear the exam will be eligible for admission to XLRI Jamshedpur and XLRI Delhi-NCR campus along with more than 160 Business schools across the country. The GRE score validity will be considered from December 1, 2016, to December 31, 2021.
XLRI-Xavier School of Management is a premier and private management institute in India. The Institute was founded in 1949 in Jamshedpur. XLRI facilitates admissions into PGDM, Executive PGDM, PGDM (BM) three-year courses under the School of Business. XLRI conducts Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) every year with an aim to provide admissions into management courses to eligible candidates.