XAT 2021 APPLICATION & REGISTRATION
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur will commence XAT 2021 Registration Process tentatively from third week of August 2020. Candidates will be able to fill the application form on the official website xatonline.in till second week of December without any late fee. Applicants appearing or completed their graduation in any discipline can apply for the exam. Check Detailed XAT Eligibility Criteria
XAT 2021 will be accepted by more than 150 colleges in India including esteemed institutes like XLRI, SPJIMR, XIME, XIMA. XAT 2021 registration process also gives an opportunity to apply for admissions at XLRI Jamshedpur and Delhi PGDM by paying an additional fee.
|Commencement of online appliations||3rd Week of August, 2020|
|Last date to register||2nd Week of December, 2020|
|Release of Admit Card||3rd Week of December, 2020|
|Exam date of XAT 2021||1st Week of January, 2021|
|Declaration of Results||3rd Week of January, 2021|
The details and documents required for the Registration for XAT 2021 are as follows:
Marksheets of class X, XII, graduation and/or other equivalent exams.
Scanned images of photograph and signature
Scanned copy of category certificate (if any)
|Payment Details||Bank details (credit card, debit card or net banking) for payment of the XAT Application Form Fees|
|Work Experience||Experience certificate from the employer or letter of recommendation to prove work experience if any|
Valid email address
Valid mobile phone number
To fill XAT application form hassle free,candidates are advised to use any one of the following browsers and their versions:
Google Chrome: Version 50 to 69
Mozilla Firefox: Version 50 to 62
Internet Explorer: Version 11
Candidates should note that filling up XAT application form mainly involves: Registering on the website and generating credentials, filling detailed application form and paying fee. Here is a step wise detailed process for the same:
Note: In case you did not receive your XAT ID and Password, then you can
|Registration Fee||INR 1700 (+300 for candidates interested in XLRI programmes)|
|Late Registration Fee||INR 2000 (+500 for candidates interested in XLRI programmes)|
Before start filling the online registration form, candidates have to be ready with the scanned copy of images as per the specifications provided.
There will be two seperate links to upload for photograph and signature, click on the respective link to upload images. Browse and select the image wherever located and select ok option.
|Photograph||200 x 230 pixels||20kb – 80kb||JPG or JPEG|
|Signature||140 x 60 pixels||10kb – 20kb||JPG or JPEG|
|Recent colour size photograph against alight backdrop||Sign on White paper with black ink pen|
|If image taken in sunlight- avoid shadows and squinting||Signature will be used to put on XAT Admit Card and wherever required|
|No red eye image is acceptable||Signature marked at the attendance sheet should match the one uploaded|
|Caps, hatsand dark glasses are not allowed||Signature only signed by the applicant- no duplicacy|
The conducting body Xavier Institute of Management, Jamshedpur providesopportunity to candidates to retrieve their forgotten login credentials in case they have missed on it. Its quite common to do so, thus generally advised to save the password somewhere on mail draft or drive or write it down.
Once the registration process will be closed, XLRI will release admit card for XAT 2021. Candidates will be ale to download the document from the official website tentatively from 3rd week of December 2020. It should be noted that the hall ticket will carry all the essentila details regarding venue, schedule, date and time of the test. It will also be used to crossverify candidates identity. Thus without any negligence should be carried to the examination center.
|Bhilai Nagar||Bokaro Steel City||Dibrugarh||Durgapur|
The following table enlists the member institutes of XAT:
|XLRI Jamshedpur||XISS Ranchi|
|XIM Jabalpur||XIM&R Mumbai|
|XIM&E Bangalore||XIM Bhubaneshwar|
|St. Aloysius Institute||St. Joseph’s College of Business Administration|
|SFIMR Mumbai||Xavier Business School (XBS), St.Xavier's University, Kolkata|
Also Check XAT 2021 Participating Institutes
Ques. How to retrieve XAT Application Number and Password?
Ans. To retrieve Application Number, candidates can check their email for XAT registration ID. In case it is not retrieved, they can call on the helpline number 1800-419-4177.
To retrieve XAT password, follow the below steps:
If one does not receive registration number and password, they must check the spam/junk folder. If the mail still cannot be located, contact firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning your email ID. Candidates can also call the helpline number: 1800 300 20677 between 9 AM to 8 PM.
Ques. How to apply for XLRI and other Associate Member Institutes?
Ans. To apply for XAT Member Institutes, follow the below steps:
Ques. What should I do if there is a lot of delay in accessing the page?
Ans. Speed for online application on the Internet is based on factors like Internet Speed, a number of applicants trying to register the application at the same time etc. Therefore, if you are not able to get the pages for registration immediately, please retry after a gap of 15 minutes or at off-peak hours during the night.
Ques. How do I know that my application is registered?
Ans. Successful Registration is indicated by the Page displayed after clicking the Submit Button indicating the generated "XAT ID". Please note down the same carefully, and preserve it. If you do not preserve it, you will not be able to Re-Print the Application and download the Admit Card.
Ques. How do I re-confirm that my application is saved?
Ans. In case of doubt about the successful Registration, candidates are advised to visit the Page for Re-Print of Application, generate the Printout and preserve the soft copy and hard copy (printout) of the Application.
Ques. I got Blank / Zero XAT ID after submission of application on-line. What to do?
Ans. In rare cases, Candidates may get Zero (0) XAT ID with valid Password. Candidates are advised to Re-register the Application and check the Printout through Re-Print Application.
Ques. By registering and paying for XAT 2021, am I eligible for XLRI and other Associate Member Institutes?
Ans. Candidates interested in XLRI need to apply for the programs of their choice. Please note that each institution independently decides the weightage to be given for each of the test components on the basis of its needs. XLRI does not play any role in the selection of the candidates in these institutes. For XAT Associate Member Institutes (refer XAT Associate Institutes website) XAT is a common test for admission into academic programs of XLRI.
Ques. I have done 5 years integrated course, so how will I enter my percentage?
Ans. Candidates who have done 5 years integrated course can fill up the same percentage for graduation and post-graduation.
We hope all the deserving candidates secure a seat in their preferred college. Clearing XAT becomes easier if you prepare all the sections well. Good luck! In case of any query, ask in the comments below.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College