XAT-2017 will be held on January 7th, 2018 in different centers across India. It is an entrance exam organized by XLRI Jamshedpur for admission in various management colleges associated with XLRI.
To register for XAT 2017, visit the registration page on exam’s official website (xatonline.in). You will be asked to fill in your preliminary information, and given a XAT ID and a password.
Some key points to remember before registering for XAT are:
Application process of XAT 2017 is important. The candidates should fill all the correct details in the registration form as any incorrect information can lead to disqualification of the candidature.
For registering follow the following steps:
Go to the official registration site of XAT, xatonline.net.in and click on Apply now.
The page is then redirected to the login page which looks like this:
Click on Register if you are a new user and click on Login if you are already registered. The page will be directed to the registration page which looks like this:
After you create an account, the website will send further instructions via email with all the relevant links and details. Once you recieve the mail click on the XAT registration link and fill all the relevant details as given below.
As you open the XAT registration link, you will be required to fill the form which looks like this:
After you enter your nationality, you are required to fill in the following personal details:
The details required are:
Further you are required to fill in the following:
After this you will be asked about the details of your mailing and permanent address. Be careful to fill in the correct details. If possible make sure the details on your Identity proof matches the address entered here:
The form then asks details about your basic education:
And then enter the valid details of your Graduation (Compulsory) and Post Graduation (If any). The form also asks in case you have any other qualification apart from these two and work experience (if any)
After entering all the details, you will have to give a declaration stating that all the information provided by you is true to your knowledge. Also, you will have to select a payment mode by which you plan to pay the XAT exam fees. The details of the fees and how to pay is given after this section. The form looks like this:
After you have submitted the form, the last step is to complete your profile by uploading a profile picture of yourself and your digital signature. The instructions in your mail will specify the size details and you have to make sure that the soft copy does not extend the given file size limit.
The exam fee for XAT 2017 is Rs. 1600 for all applicants.In case you wish to apply to management program(s) offered by XLRI, you must pay an additional Rs.300 for each program you apply to.
In the case of late registration, the exam fee for XAT 2017 is Rs. 2000 for all applicants and if you wish to apply to management program(s) offered by XLRI, you must pay an additional Rs. 500 for each program you apply to.
You can opt to make the payment through one of the following ways:
For payments made through cash or Demand Draft, attach the XAT confirmation page along with the payment, and send it to the XAT office within 15 days from the date of payment. Also, make sure to update the payment details on the registration page.
If you are a non-resident Indian (NRI) or a foreign candidate applying for XAT, register for the exam as per the regular process outlined above. However, find out the admission criteria for foreign and NRI applicants of the specific associate member institutes you wish to apply to.
Given below are the important dates of registration and exam dates.
Also, please note that registering for XAT exam is a preliminary step towards gaining admission in any of the associated member institutes. Each institute has its own admission process and you will need to apply separately to the institutes of your choice.
XAT Office Address:
The Chairperson Admission,
XLRI, Circuit House Area (East),