XAT 2014 Exam Dates |Notification| Syllabus & Pattern | Eligibility Criteria|


About Xavier Aptitude Test 2014

Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is one of the toughest MBA Entrance Exam in India which is directed by Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur. This exam helps a candidate to take admission for post graduate management programs in various B schools across the nation. Xavier Aptitude Test is conducted at the nationwide in more than 30 metro cities in India and also at 4 global test centers. Based on the candidate’s XAT scores, admission to the M courses are offered by 60 institutes all over India. XAT calculates students on English Knowledge, Aptitude and Essay Writing.
Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur has declared the official dates of XAT 2014, which is going held on Saturday, January 05, 2014.

XAT 2014 Eligibility Criteria

Following are the official Eligibility Criteria for XAT 2014

  • To appear for XAT 2014 a candidate should hold a bachelor’s degree under the system of 10+2+3 from a renowned university or a deemed university.
  • If a Candidate is appearing for their final term exam or waiting for their final exam results are officially eligible to apply for this exam.

How to Apply for XAT 2014?

Fore complete details on Registration of XAT 2014 kindly visit the official website

XAT 2014 Exam Pattern

XAT 2014 exam pattern will have a total of 127 questions which is to be given within the duration of 2 and half hour.

XAT usually comprises 3 Objective type Multiple Choice sections and an essay writing section.

Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (Math) – (Objective Type Multiple Choice)
Verbal Reasoning (English) – (Objective Type Multiple Choice)
Analytical Reasoning and Decision Making – (Objective Type Multiple Choice)
And an essay writing section

The XAT 2014 paper will be divided into three sections:
Reading Comprehension and English 40 questions
Quantitative Ability 44 questions
Interpretation and Reasoning 43 questions

XAT 2014 Syllabus

Analytical Reasoning and Decision Making:

Conditions and Grouping Test
Data Arrangement Test – Complex Arrangement
Logical Ability(Caselets)
Decision Making

Verbal Ability:

English Grammar based questions
English Proficiency – Analogy, Fill in the Blanks, Parajumble, Cloze Test
English Comprehension
Logical Reasoning – Fact Inference Judgement, Passage Conclusion, Statement Argument

Data Interpretation and Quantitative Ability:

Data Interpretation – Caselets, Table Chart
Data Sufficency

Quantitative Ability:

Elementary Mathematics
Arithmetic – Number System, Ratio and Proportion
Commercial Maths – Profit and Loss, Interest
Geometry – Triangles, Circles
Linear Programming
Algebra – Permutation and Combinations, Sequence And Series
Trigonometry – Heights and Distance
Additional Topic in Arithmetic:- Problems on Trains, Clock and Calendar, Mixtures and Alligation
Unitary Method – Time and Distance
Coordinate Geometry – Cartesian Plane and lines

XAT 2014 Exam Dates

Online Exam – Saturday, January 05, 2014.


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