XAT Exam Centers 2021: List of XAT Test Cities

    XAT Exam Center list will be released by XLRI Jamshedpur along. This year, the management exam is expected to be conducted in a total of 72 cities of the country. 

    Candidates can choose any 2 test centers at the time of registration in September 2020. The final allotted exam center will be mentioned on XAT Admit Card, available from third week of December 2020. 

    • Candidates are thus advised to check official Website xatonline.in and keep themselves updated on the same. 
    • In case of any queries/ questions regarding XAT 2021 Test Center, you can also contact the authorities at xat2021@xlri.ac.in or 1800 267 4008​.
    • Candidates must keep in mind that they can change their test city preference only once at the time of XAT Form Correction.​ 
    • It is to be noted that the exam center is set solely on the discretion of XLRI and the list of cities can be changed or updated at any time.
    • Candidates are advised to visit the exam centre at least a day before XAT to familiarize themselves with the exact location.

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    XAT Exam Centers List

    XAT Exam Centers List

    XAT Exam Centers
    AgraAmbala AmravatiBhatinda
    Bhilai NagarBokaro Steel CityDibrugarhDurgapur
    BengaluruGreater NoidaMangaloreTiruchirapalli

    How to Change XAT Center Preference?

    Major City Wise XAT Exam Centres

    Number of XAT exam centers in major Indian cities: 

    XAT exam centres in Bangalore – 1
    XAT exam centres in Kolkata – 1
    XAT exam centres in Chennai – 1
    XAT exam centres in Mumbai – 1
    XAT exam centres in Hyderabad  – 1

    How to Change Exam City Preference in XAT 2021?

    • Applicants who choose the wrong city or want to change the same can mail at xat2021@xlri.ac.in 
    • Students must mention their XAT ID, Father’s Name, DOB, Chosen City and the New Preferred city in the mail. 
    • Candidates can change their exam city preference only once before November 30, 2020. 
    • Change of XAT Test City option is provisional and XLRI will have the final decision on it.
    • Test city center cannot be changed once final allotment has been made.

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    How to Choose XAT Exam Center?

    How to Choose XAT Exam Center?

    Candidates will have the opportunity to choose their preferred XAT test city. For choosing the test center, they will have to create a profile on XAT official website and register themselves. The steps to choose their preferred test center are given below:

    1. Candidates will have to first create a profile on the official XAT website i.e. xatonline.in
    2. They will then have to log into their profile with the registered email id and password
    3. Go to link to fill up the application form online
    4. Select their preferred text center very carefully in XAT Application Form
    5. Choose more than one test center in order of their preference. XLRI will try their best to allot the first preferred test center to all candidates but there may be circumstances where they have to allot another test center to the candidate.

    XAT Test Center Instructions

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    Instructions for XAT Test Center 2021

    Candidates seeking admission through XAT must keep the below-mentioned points in mind and follow them as closely as possible:

    • Choose your test Center carefully. XAT 2021 exam city preference can be changed only once before November 30, 2020.
    • The final test center will be mentioned on the admit card. Do visit XAT Exam Center once before the actual exam date. Check all  XAT Exam Dates
    • Do not forget to carry your admit card to the exam hall. It is like your entry ticket. 
    • The centers will be allotted on the basis of the preferences made by the candidates on the application form. XLRI will try their best to allot the first preferred test center to all candidates but there may be circumstances where they have to allot another test center to the candidate. This will solely be on the discretion of XLRI.
    • Examinees must not bring the prohibited items as mentioned on the admit card to the exam hall.
    • Along with XAT Admit Card, also carry a valid photo if proof for the purpose of verification.
    • Candidates will not be permitted to go outside the exam hall during the conduct of XAT.

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    XAT Admit Card Details

    XAT 2021 Admit Card

    • XAT 2021 Admit Card will be released from December 20, 2020 onwards (tentative). 
    • Candidates can download their admit card form xatonline.in
    • Details such as Registration Number and DOB and Password will be required to obtain XAT Admit Card.
    • The Admit Card for XAT is a mandatory document to be presented at the exam centres. It must be supported by a valid photo id issued by the Government of India.
    • Candidates must check and verify all the details mentioned in XAT Admit Card.
    • Any error, mismatch or discrepancies should be immediately reported to the concerned authority.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    XAT 2021 Exam Center FAQs

    Ques. What will happen if we forget to bring the admit card to the XAT exam center?

    Ans. Any student who doesn’t bring the admit card to the exam center, will not be allowed to take the exam.

    Ques. Which documents are we supposed to bring to the XAT exam center?

    Ans. On the exam day, a hard copy of admit card along with an original valid ID proof will have to be presented at the XAT exam centers. Without these, entry to the examination hall will not be permitted. No other documents are allowed inside the exam center.

    Ques. In how many cities, XAT 2021 would be conducted?

    Ans. XAT exam would take place in 72 cities in India.

    Ques.  How many test preference can we provide while registering for XAT 2021?

    Ans. At the time of XAT Registration, a candidate can provide 2 choices of exam centers.

    Ques.  In how many sessions, XAT exam will be held?

    Ans. XAT 202 will be held only in single session.

    Ques. Can we make changes in the application form regarding XAT 2021 exam city preference?

    Ans. Candidates must note that XAT exam city preference can be changed only once before November 30, 2019. 

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    XAT centers are available in Kathmandu this year?

    15 Sep, 2020 10:15

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