XAT 2021 SELECTION PROCESS XLRI
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XAT Selection Procedure will be conducted in the month of February and March after the declaration of results by XLRI Jamshedpur. Other XAMI institutes too begin their selection process based on XAT Cutoff around the same time. XAT score is the mandatory requirement in the XLRI selection process for its highly ranked PGDM program. Candidates clearing XAT Cutoff can then proceed to the subsequent selection rounds that are Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Each participating college follows its different selection procedure.
Latest Updates on XAT 2020
Stages of XAT selection process:
XAT 2020 Interviews were conducted between February 11 and 13, 2020, slot booking for which was active uptill January 28, 2020.
|XAT 2021 Exam Date||1st Week of January 2021|
|Declaration of Result||3rd Week of January 2021|
|Release of Cutoff by XLRI||3rd Week of January 2021|
|Selection Process||From February to March 2021|
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An overview of the officially released XAT cut off along with the minimum percentile is tabulated below:
|Program Offered||Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning||Decision Making||Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation||Overall|
|Business Management||79.46 (male); 75 (female)||80 (male); 75 (female)||90 (male); 75 (female)||96 (male); 95 (female)|
|Human Resource Management||85 (male); 80 (female)||75 (male); 70 (female)||72 (male); 67 (female)||94 (male); 93 (female)|
|Global Management Programme||5 and above||5 and above||6 and above||22 and above|
Each participating management college will have its own XAT cutoff. Those who score marks above the set cutoff will be shortlisted for XAT selection process. Qualifying and eligible applicants will then have to apply separately to the institutes. Based on the candidate’s eligibility, marks/percentile score obtained in XAT 2021, academic history and work profile, they will be shortlisted for the XAT selection procedure. The selection procedure holds the following process, Group Discussion, Personal Interview, and Written Ability Test. Not all the participating institutes have these 3 selection criteria.
Before taking part in XAT selection procedure, candidates have to apply for XAT 2021. Candidates may apply for more than one program. Those who apply for multiple programs may be called for multiple interviews and group discussions.
The Personal Interviews and/or Group Discussion for candidates through XAT will be conducted between mid-February and March 2021 in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai and Jamshedpur only.
In Group Discussions, candidates are divided into a group of 8-10 participants. Group is given a topic to discuss among themselves for 15-25 minute. In Group Discussion, the committee normally checks for leadership qualities, confidence, content and delivery, awareness on relevant current issues, etc. GD is held only for candidates who have applied for PGDM in HRM, GMBA, and regular PGDM course.
It is designed to assess aspirants’ confidence, thought clarity, interpersonal and soft skills and to analyze other details mentioned in his/her resume. For overseas candidates of General Management Programme, Interviews can be conducted over G-talk/Skype in online mode via the Internet. Such candidates will have to get in touch with the admissions office for scheduling the interview online after XAT 2021 Result.
XLRI evaluates the overall performance of candidates and prepares the final list of the selected candidates. These candidates are offered seats in the management programmes for which they have applied in the Xavier Labour Research Institute(XLRI) – Xavier School of Management. In addition to XAT and GDPI performance, XLRI may factor in academic ability and the relevant work experience, extra-curricular activities etc. while preparing the final list.
A candidate is selected on the basis of his/her rank in XAT Merit List. This list is uploaded on XAT Official Website. The list is made based on the following parameters:
|Written Entrance Exam (Part A)||65%|
|GK (Part B)||10%|
|Academic Profile/Work experience||5%|
Xavier School of Management offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management in 4 specializations:
Stage 1: Shortlisting based on XAT score
Stage 2: Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). The GD typically lasts for 30 minutes, with 8-10 participants.
Shortlisting based on XAT score.
Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). The GD typically lasts for 30 minutes, with 8-10 participants.
Shortlisting based on XAT or GMAT score followed by Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI).
Once these rounds are completed, the total score for final selection is calculated on the basis of weightage given to several assessment components such as XAT score, GD, PI, Essay Writing, past academic records, work experience, and overall profile of the candidate. All selected candidates will proceed towards XAT Counselling and we hope all deserving candidates get a seat in this esteemed institute.
The procedure for applying to XAT Participating Institutes using the XAT Scores includes the following steps:
|Loyola Institute of Business Administration||St. Francis Institute of Management and Research (SFIMR)||St. Joseph’s Institute of Management|
|St. Aloysius Institute of Management and Information Technology||Xavier Business School (XBS), St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata||Xavier Institute of Management and Research|
|Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University||Xavier Institute of Social Service||XLRI Xavier School of Management|
|ABBS School of Management||Accurate Institute of Management and Technology||Acharya Institue of Management and Sciences||GIBS B School|
|Adarsh Institute of Management and Information Technology (AIMIT)||Alliance University||Amrita School of Business||GITAM Hyderabad Business School|
|APG Shimla University||Aryans Business School||Asia Pacific Institute of Management||Gitam Institute of Management|
|Asian Business School||ASBM University||Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM)||Globsyn Business School|
|Balaji Institute of Telecom Management||Bengal Institute of Business Studies||Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Usha and Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management (BULMIM)||GNIMS Business School|
|Bhavan’s Centre for Communication and Management||Birla Institute of Management Technology||Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani||Goa Institute of Management|
|BLS Institue of Management||BML Munjal University||BNM Institute of Technology||Great Lakes Institute of Management|
|Calcutta Business School||Centurion University of Technology and Management||Chandragupt Institute of Management, Patna||HDF School of Management|
|Christ Institute of Management, Lavasa||CMS Business School||Deen Dayal Upadhyay Institute of Management and Higher Studies||IBMR – Business Schools|
|Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research||Desh Bhagat Institute of Management and Computer Sciences||Development Management Institute||ICBM – School of Excellence|
|Disha Institute of Management and Technology||Doon Business School||Dr. D.Y. Patil B-School||IFIM Business School|
|Dr. Kariappa School of Art and Design Management||Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University||Driems Business School||IFMR Graduate School of Business, Krea University|
|EMPI Business School||Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India||First India Group of Institutions||IILM College of Management Studies|
|FLAME University: School of Business||FORE School of Management: New Delhi||Fortune Institute of International Business||IILM Graduate School of Management|
|IILM University||IIMT School of Management (ISM)||IMS Business School||IMS – Noida|
|Indian Institute of Cost and Management Studies and Research (INDSEARCH)||Indian Institute of Finance||Indian Institute of Forest Management||Indus Business Academy (IBA, Bangalore)|
|Indus Worlds School of Business||Institute for Future Education, Entrepreneurship & Leadership||Institute for Technology and Management||Institute of Business Studies and Research|
|Institute of Health Management Research||Institute of Management and Information Science (IMIS)||Institute of Management Technology (Dubai)||Institute of Management Technology (Hyderabad)|
|Institute of Management Technology (Nagpur)||Institute of Management Technology (Ghaziabad)||Institute of Rural Management Anand||Institute of Science and Management|
|Institute of Insurance and Risk Management||International Academy of Management & Entrepreneurship (IAME)||International Institute of Business Studies (IIBS)||International School of Business & Media, Pune (ISB & M)|
|International School of Management Excellence||International Institute of Management Studies||Invertis Institute of Management Studies||ISBR Business School|
|IIHMR University||Jagan Institute of Management Studies||Jagran Institute of Communication and Management||Jaipuria Institute of Management|
|JK Lakshmipat University||JRE Group of Institutions||KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research||Kaziranga University|
|Kejriwal Institute of Management and Development Studies||KIIT School of Management||Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies||Kohinoor Business School, Khandala|
|Krupajal Business School||MS Ramaiah Institute of Management||Management Education and Research Institute||Mangalvedhekar Institute of Management (MIM)|
|Manipal University, Jaipur||Marian Institute of Health Care Management||Master School of Management||MATS Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship|
|MICA||MISB Bocconi||MIT WPU’s, MIT School of Telecom Management||Mittal School of Business, Lovel Professional University|
|MVRR Institute of Business Management||Myra School of Business||National Institute of Bank Management||National Institute of Securities Markets|
|New Delhi Institute of Management||NIIT University||NSB Academy||NTPC School of Business (NSB)|
|O.P. Jindal Global University||Praxis Business School||Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research||Pune Institute of Business Management|
|Raffles University Japanese Zone||Ravenshaw Management Center||Regional College of Management Autonomous||Regional College of Management Autonomous|
|Regional College of Management Bangalore||RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University||SP Jain Institute of Management & Research||School of Management, Presidency University|
|School of Management & Entrepreneurship, Shiv Nadar University||School of Management Sciences||School of Petroleum Management, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University||SCMS Cochin School of Business|
|Shanti Business School||Sharda University||Shiva Institute of Management Studies||Siva Sivani Institute of Management|
|SOIL, School of Business Design||Sri Shrada Institute of Indian Management Research||Sri Sri University||Suryadatta Institutes of Management (SIMMC / SIBMT)|
|T A Pai Management Institute||Taxila Business School||The National Management School||Training and Advanced Studies in Management and Communications Ltd. (TASMAC)|
|United World School of Business||Vanguard Business School||Vellore Institute of Technology||Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management (VJIM)|
|Vivekananda Global University||Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies –Technical Campus||WLC College India||Woxen School of Business|
Ques: Does XLRI follow any reservation policy for seat allocation?
Ans: No. There is no separate reservation policy in XLRI.
Ques: What is the expected XAT 2021 cut off for HRM course?
Ans: Expected cut off for HRM is 80 to 88 percentile. It is different for male and female candidates.
Ques: What steps does the selection process include?
Ans: Selection process of XAT 2021 include: XAT exam, Shortlisting of candidates, Personal interview and/or Group discussion and then final merit list for the counseling process.
Ques: What is the expected XAT 2019 cut off for BM course?
Ans: XAT 2021 expected cut off for BM course is 94.
Ques. If I have a problem regarding my application number, what should I add in the email?
Ans. The following details should be added in the email before addressing the situation:
If it is a failure in the scorecard/ application form, it is required that the candidate attach a screenshot of whatever error has occurred in JPG, GIF format or as an MS Word file. Additionally, it is preferred if the candidate also adds details regard the operating system that they are currently using (e.g. Windows XP, Internet Explorer, Mozilla, Firefox, Linux).
Ques. How do I apply for XLRI Programme through GMAT?
Ans. After completing the basic and personal details of the programme, candidates need to select the option through GMAT to apply for XLRI programmes.
Ques. How do I apply for the XLRI Delhi Campus for the BM Program?
Ans. any candidate can simply apply to the XLRI Delhi BM Programme by clicking on BM programme and giving the preference as Delhi.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College