Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur every year in the month of December-January. This year the exam date of XAT is 6th January 2019. The registration of the exam has begun from 20th August 2018. Students could register for the exam on the official website of XLRI until 9th December 2018 with late fees applicable.
Followings are the steps to fill the XAT application form
STEP 1: Click on the Registration.
Register on the XLRI website by entering Name, Date of Birth, Country, Mobile Number, Alternate Mobile Number, Email address.
Once the registration is successful, an email will be sent to the registered email address containing the login ID and password. Save “Login ID and Password” for future reference.
STEP 2: Login to fill the form
Make sure to keep 10th, 12th and Graduation’s mark sheets nearby while applying for the XAT.
STEP 3: Add personal details
Enter personal details such as First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, Father’s name, and Mother’s name, Nationality, Category, Communication Address, and Permanent Address. Candidates should make sure to spell the names as per their 10th, 12th or Graduation’s certificate. Failure to fill correct details may lead to the cancellation of candidature.
After adding personal details, click on “Save & Continue”. Candidates will move to the next section “Upload photo & Signature.
STEP 4: Upload Photo and Signature
In the section, candidates should upload a soft copy of Recent Passport size photograph in white or light background. Resize the photograph and signature as per the guidelines mentioned on the official website.
Size of the photograph should be between 20KB-50KB. keep the Dimensions of the photograph 200 X 230 pixels.
Size of the Signature should be between 10KB-20KB.
Failure to keep the standard may cause problems in the upload.
STEP 5: Fill in academic details
In this section, add academic details of 10th, 12th, Graduation and master’s degree (if applicable) such as aggregate marks, total marks obtained, total marks, board name and the year of completion of the respective course. Also click “YES” if a candidate has any other professional degree, for example, CA, CS, ICWA.
Calculate percentage using total marks obtained irrespective of board’s standard. Aggregate marks would not be considered.
STEP 6: Fill in Work Experience
Enter work experience after graduation till 31 March 2018. If a candidate does not have any work experience, click on “NO”. Only the full-time job experience will be considered. Other work experience such as part-time, project, article ship, the freelancer will not be considered. Any work experience before the graduation will also be considered invalid. If a candidate has worked with more than one employer mention work experience of up to five employees. In case of more than five, a candidate should mention fifth employment as your start date with your first employer.
STEP 7: Selection of Programs and test city center
In this section, a candidate should click on “Yes”, if interested in XLRI, if not click on “No”.
Also, select test city center preference for online examination. The preference can be changed once before 30th November 2018. After selecting the preferred test city center, candidates must re-check the whole application before clicking on “submit”. Once submitted application can’t be altered in any circumstances.
STEP 8: Online Payment
Candidates can choose any mode of online payment such as credit card, debit card, net banking, wallet, cash card.
XAT registration fee without late charges is Rs. 1700 and Rs. 300 for each additional PGDM XLRI course, whereas the registration fees in case of late submission will be Rs. 2000 and Rs. 500 for each additional PGDM XLRI program.
Once the registration fee is successfully paid, candidates will receive the confirmation message as well as email on the registered contact number and email address respectively. Print application for future use. However, printing application is optional.
General guidelines for filling XAT 2019 application form:
- Update browser before starting to fill XAT application form. Candidates can use any browser among Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox. Use of the latest version is recommended.
- Fill form before the last date to save money.
- Candidate must not rush to fill details. Rechecking details before clicking on “Save & Continue” is highly recommended.
- Fill correct details such as date of birth, spellings of Father’s and Mother’s names.
- Check the official website of XLRI to convert CGPA score into total marks obtained.
- The photograph should be clicked with a white or light-colored background. The face of the candidate must be clearly visible and straight, else candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall.
- The signature should be made on white plain paper with black ball pen. Signature with capital letters will not be accepted.
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