XAT 2019 Application Form: Xavier Aptitude Test Registration, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Fee


XAT Application Form 2019

XAT Application Form 2019: Xavier Aptitude Test Entrance Exam Information Brochure, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Qualification, XAT 2019 Changes, Exam Schedule, Institute List & Fee Information.

Xavier Aptitude Test Updates

Latest Updated on 2018-08-17: Good News ! XAT 2019 registration to begin from August 20. XAT 2019 Exam date has also been confirmed to held on January 06 2018.  The notification has been out on August 14, 2018.

Xavier Aptitude Test 2019 Application Form

XLRI Jamshedpur has released the notification for Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT). XLRI will conduct the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT 2019) on January 06, 2019 (10 AM- 1 PM), on behalf of Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI). The online registration for XAT 2019 is scheduled to begin from August 20, 2018. Management aspirants who wish to study at XLRI and other institutes which accept XAT score for the admission process would be able to fill the application form online.

Xavier Aptitude Test 2019

This year, there is a change in the paper pattern. The XAT 2019 will not have essay writing. The paper will have 4 sections: Verbal and Logical Reasoning, Decision Making, Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation, and General Knowledge.

XLRI Entrance exam 2019

Conduction Body: Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur

Official Websites: http://xatonline.in/

Name of the Examination: Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT 2019)

Programmes Offered by XLRI: Business Management (BM), Human Resource Management (HRM), Global Business Management (GBM) and General Management Programme (GMP)


  • Sunday January 06, 2019 (10:00 AM to 01:00 PM)

Mode of Examination: Online (Computer based test)

Type of Examination: Xavier Aptitude Test – 2019 will be divided into two sections, i.e. Paper 1 & Paper 2. The duration of the examination will be 3 hours & total 98 questions will be asked.

XAT 2019

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 15, 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

Eligibility Criteria :

Age: There is no age limit to apply for XAT 2019.

Qualification: Candidates should complete minimum 3 years duration bachelors or its equivalent degree in any discipline.

Application Fee :

  • The XAT 2019 application fee is Rs. 1700 (without late fee). The application received after the deadline should include the late application fee of Rs. 2000/-
  • For each XLRI programmes, candidates need to pay an additional fee of Rs. 300. The late applications would be charged Rs. 500/-
  • For late application window, the application fee for XAT and XLRI programme is Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 respectively.
XAT 2019 Registration Fee Course Fee
Without Late Registration Rs 1700/- Rs 300/- for each course
Late Registration Rs 2000/- Rs 500/- for each course

Payment Modes – Candidates need to pay the fee online through Credit Cards, Debit Cards (RuPay / Visa / Master Card / Maestro), and Internet Banking.

XAT Registration 2019

  • XAT 2019 Registration will be done only through online mode on the official website.
  • The registration will be started from 20th August 2018.
  • Candidates will fill & submit the XAT application form 2019 till 30th November 2018.
  • During registration, candidates have to upload scanned images of photograph & signature in a given format.
  • Then, they will receive the login credentials through which they have to log in to the website and complete the XAT 2019 application process.
  • To complete the application process, candidates would need to enter the personal details, academic details, and professional details. They would also need to select XLRI programmes (optional), and upload photograph and signature And, the final step is paying the application fee.
  • Candidates, those who made payment through DD, they have to send the application along with DD in the given address:

The Chairperson, Admissions,
XLRI, Circuit House Area (East),
Jamshedpur – 831001

Xavier Aptitude Test/ XAT Admit Card 2019

XAT 2019 Admit Card will be released on December 20, 2018 by XLRI. The XAT Admit Card will remain available for download till the XAT exam day. The XAT 2019 exam date is January 6, 2019. You will get the XAT Admit Card 2019 only if your XAT 2019 application is successfully submitted. Once you are able to view your XAT 2019 Admit Card – you should immediately download it and take prints of the same.

About XAT Admit Card 2019 – XAT Admit Cards is issued online at www.xatonline.in.

XAT Exam Centres 2019

XAT  will take place in total 46 cities in India. There will be no international cities this year that used to be  Kathmandu and Dubai. The cities in which exam takes place are available in the table below.

Ranchi Ahmedabad Allahabad
Amritsar Bengaluru Berhampur
Bhopal Bhubaneswar Chandigarh
Chennai Cochin Coimbatore
Cuttack Dehradun Delhi
Visakhapatnam Goa Greater Noida
Gurgaon Guwahati Hyderabad
Indore Jabalpur Jaipur
Jammu Jamshedpur Kanpur
Kolkata Lucknow Mangalore
Mumbai Nagpur Nasik
Noida Patna Raipur
Rourkela Sambalpur Surat
Tiruchirapalli Trivandrum Udaipur
Vadodara Varanasi Vijayawada

XAT 2019 Selection Process

First, candidates would be shortlisted on the basis of their XAT score and institute’s cutoff. Then, the shortlisted candidates would be called for Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Essay Writing or Group Discussion/Group Activity and Personal Interview rounds. Some participating institutes conduct GD and PI for the final selection while some conduct WAT and PI. It varies from institute to institute. The B-schools may also consider criteria like past academic records, work experience or the overall profile of a candidate.

List of Top MBA Colleges Accepting XAT Score

  • XLRI – Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur
  • Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
  • SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai
  • TA Pai Management Institute, Manipal
  • Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
  • Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar

XAT Cutoff 2019

The cutoff for XLRI Jamshedpur will be released after the announcement of the result. The XAT 2019 cutoff percentile will depend on various factors such as difficulty level of exam, the number of test takers and a number of seats offered in the programme among others. The cutoff of XAT 2019 will be based on these factors and will be declared separately by each of the XAT participating institutes. Check below the previous year cutoff of XAT:


XAT Cut off for BM Programmes















XAT Cut off for HR Programmes















XAT Cut off for GMP Programme – 68 percentile

XLRI Placement Report

The XLRI Jamshedpur has incredible placement record with 100% placements each year.

Placement 2017 Placement 2016 Placement 2015
Batch Size 359 361 300
Median Salary INR 19.00 lakhs NR 18.00 lakhs NR 17.00 lakhs
Average Salary NR 19.21 lakhs NR 18.50 lakhs
Number of Participating companies 139 132 108
Average CTC in Marketing Space NR 21.8 lakhs
Average CTC in Operations Space NR 26.5lakhs

Important Links

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Download Notification

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Institutes Using XAT Score

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Examination Schedule-2019

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Official Website

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Important Dates :


Important Dates

XAT 2019 Notification

August 14, 2018

Application process starts

August 20, 2018

Application Process ends

November 30, 2018

Late application deadline

Second week of December 2018

Admit card available

December 20, 2018

XAT 2019 Mock Test Release

First week of January 2019

XAT 2019 Exam

Sunday, January 6, 2019 (10 AM-1 PM)

XAT Official Answer Key Release

Second week of January 2019

XAT 2019 Result

Last week of January 2019


Contact Details


Admission Office – C.H. Area (East)

Jamshedpur– 831001 (Jharkhand, India)

Phone: +91 657 665 3203/3204/3205