XLRI Jamshedpur officials have announced that the admit card for Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT), which will be held on January 2, 2022, can be downloaded from the official website.
The institute's director, Fr Paul Fernandes, said on December 26, “XLRI has been conducting XAT on behalf of XAMI for over 72 years on an all-India level to select the most suitable students for management education. Though one of the oldest competitive examinations in the country, XAT has always kept pace with the cutting-edge testing methodology. XAT’s multidimensional testing framework strives to assess the aptitude of candidates for business management education meaningfully. XAT has a multi-pronged examination structure and in-built fairness to evaluate candidates aspiring to be future business leaders.”
The details of XAT 2022 are available at here. https://xatonline.in/
Significantly, XAT is one of the national-level management entrance exams. Successful candidates are provided admission to MBA and postgraduate management courses for the last seven decades on behalf of Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI) and the exam will be held on online mode.
“The test will be conducted from 9.30am to 12.30pm. XAT 2022 will accept applications for XLRI Jamshedpur and XLRI Delhi-NCR campus and a candidate can choose two preferred test cities for the test. More than 100 institutes (mostly Jesuits) are using the XAT score for their respective admission process,” the communique read.
Candidates holding a recognised Bachelor's degree of minimum three years or equivalent in any discipline, and those completing their final examination by June 10, 2022 are eligible to apply. All Indian candidates can appear for XAT 2022. However, NRI and foreign candidates may apply through their GMAT scores.
XAT 2022 will be conducted in 73 centres across India. The cities in eastern India where the test would be held include Berhampur, Bhubaneshwar, Bokaro Steel City, Cuttack, Guwahati, Hooghly, Jamshedpur, Calcutta, Patna, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur and Siliguri.
The exam will test candidates on verbal ability, logical reasoning, decision making, quantitative ability and data interpretation, general awareness, and essay-writing skills.