Pay your college fees in 6 easy installments at 0% interest
Learn More

XAT 2022 Predicted Question Paper: Important Topics, Weightage

Samiksha Rautela
Samiksha RautelaPublished On: March 02, 2021 | XAT

XAT 2022 is expected to be held in January 2022. Get your hands on the Predicted Question Paper of XAT 2022 with important topics and weightage here.

XAT 2022 Predicted Question Paper: Important Topics, Weightage

Most likely to be held in January, XAT 2022 is one of the widely popular entrance exams for management studies. XLRI Jamshedpur conducts the exam on the behalf of the Xavier Association of Management Institutes. 

Candidates preparing for Xavier Aptitude Test should have an idea of the Predicted Question Paper of XAT 2022 as it will help them with a thorough understanding of the important topics, syllabus and exam pattern. To gain an upper hand, applicants are also advised to solve mock tests, sample papers and last year’s question papers regularly.

Refer to the article and find out about the detailed XAT Predicted Question Paper 2022. It will come in handy while preparing for the exam and will also help in acquiring a good XAT score. You can also take a look at the XAT 2021 exam analysis below for a better understanding of the kind of questions and the various sections in the exam.

XAT 2021 Exam & Paper Analysis (Out), Answer Key & Solution

XAT 2022 Exam Pattern (Changed)

XAT 2021 witnessed certain changes in the exam pattern. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions were introduced and they are here to stay for XAT 2022. The exam will comprise all multiple-choice questions without any essay writing test.

1 mark will be provided for every correct answer while 0.25 marks will be reduced for every question answered incorrectly. After 8 unattempted questions, 0.10 marks will be deducted for every unanswered question.

 XAT 2022 Predicted Sectional Weightage

The XAT section-wise weightage is expected to be the same as last year. Given below is the Predicted Sectional Weightage of XAT 2022.

Parts

Sections

Total Questions

Total Time

Part 1

Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

28 Questions

165 Minutes

Verbal and Logical Ability

26 Questions

Decision Making

21 Questions

Part 2

General Knowledge

25 Questions

15 Minutes

Overall

100 Questions

180 Minutes

XAT 2022 Predicted Topics and Weightage

Keeping in view the last few year’s trends, here are some of the XAT 2022 Predicted Topics and their respective weightage.

Section

Topics

2022 (Predicted)

2021

20202019

Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

Arithmetic

4-5

4

55
Scatter Plot3330

Algebra

4-5

5

53

Modern Maths

1-2

1

2

2

Number System4443
Table3333

Geometry

4-5

5

48

Venn Diagram

3

3

20

Pie chart + Bar chart

NANANA3

Verbal and Logical Ability

1st RC Passage

3

3

33

2nd RC Passage

2

2

33

3rd RC Passage

2

2

33

4th RC Passage

3

3

33

5th RC Passage

2

2

NANA

6th RC Passage

3

3

NANA

Poem-Based Passage

2

2

22

Fill in The Blanks

1-2

1

23
Critical Reasoning2265

Error Spotting

2-3

3

20
Para Jumble2222

Antonyms & Analogy

0002

General Knowledge

National Event

12-14

14

1815

International Event

8-10

10

58

General Science

1-2

1

22

Decision Making

1st Case

3 B.D.

3 B.D.

3 E.D.3 E.D.

2nd Case

3 E.D.

3 B.D.

3 E.D.3 E.D.

3rd Case

3 E.D.

3 E.D.

3 B.D.2 B.D.

4th Case

3 B.D.

3 B.D.

3 B.D.4 B.D.

5th Case

3 E.D.

3 E.D.

3 B.D.4 B.D.

6th Case

3 B.D.

3 B.D.

3 E.D.3 E.D.

7th Case

3 E.D.

3 E.D.

3 E.D.1 B.D. & 1 E.D.

Note: E.D. here refers to Ethical Dilemma Questions while B.D. expands to Business Decision questions.

Also Read: Everything about XAT Selection Process

Important Topics for XAT 2022

Learning and devoting more time to the important topics of XAT 2022 is the right way to prepare for the exam. It increases the chances of performing well and getting one of the top XAT accepting colleges. Provided below are the section-wise important topics of XAT 2022. Aspirants are advised to take note of them and strategise accordingly.

Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

Arithmetic

Profit & Loss

Algebra

Distance and Speed

Linear & Quadratics Equations

Data Interpretation: Table, Combination

Geometry

Number System

Linear & Quadratics Equations

Trigonometry

Verbal and Logical Ability

Vocabulary

Analogies or Reverse Analogies

Reading Comprehension

Paragraph Completion

Grammar

Critical Reasoning

Decision Making

Decision Making

Ethical Dilemma

Data Arrangement Test

Pie charts

Conditions & Grouping Test

Coding and Decoding

General Knowledge

Nation & States

Currencies

Geography

History

Literature

Sports

Economics

International Relations

Detailed Syllabus of XAT 2022!

Also Read: Cutoffs for XAT

Preparation Guide for XAT 2022

Check the detailed guide for XAT 2022 preparation below.

XAT: What to Do 1 Week Before Exam

XAT Last-Minute Tips and Exam Day Guidelines

Best Books for XAT

Paper Analysis of XAT

Colleges Accepting XAT 2022

Check out the top colleges accepting XAT 2022

Top MBA Colleges Accepting XAT Score and Cut-Off

XAT 2022 Participating Institutes

Related Links:

XAT Score VS Percentile Analysis

XLRI Jamshedpur Selection Criteria

Best Coaching Institutes for XAT 2022

Still have queries about XAT 2022? Feel free to drop them in the QnA Zone. You can also talk to our admission experts by dialling the helpline number 1800-572-9877 (toll-free).

Stay tuned to CollegeDekho for more information on XAT 2022!

Get Help From Our Expert Counsellors

FAQs

Is there any negative marking for unattempted questions at XAT 2022?

No marks will be reduced till 8 unattempted questions in XAT 2022. However, if more than 8 questions are left unanswered, 0.10 marks will be deducted for each question.

How many questions will be asked from the General Knowledge section of XAT 2022?

The General Knowledge section will possess 25 questions in XAT 2022. They will be from important topics such as Nation & States, International affairs, currencies, History, Sports, Geography, Literature etc.

Which all sections will be a part of XAT 2022?

The sections that will be in the XAT 2022 exam are Verbal and Logical Ability, Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation, Decision Making and General Knowledge.

Will there be an essay writing test in XAT 2022?

No, the essay writing test was cancelled in the XAT 2021. Instead of it, numerical ability questions were introduced.

How many total questions will be a part of XAT 2022?

A total of 100 questions will be a part of XAT 2022.

/articles/xat-predicted-question-paper-important-topics-weightage/

Be the First to Know

Get Access to Latest Updates

View All Questions

Related Questions

I want to pursue MBA from LPU. If I did not appear for any entrance exam like CAT, MAT or XAT then can I get admission?

-Narain sharmaUpdated on April 10, 2021 11:00 AM
  • 8 Answers
Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student

Yes, you can apply for MBA admission at Lovely Professional University, Phagwara even if you have not appeared for CAT, MAT or any other entrance examination. However, you will have to appear for the University's own entrance examination (LPUNEST). The entrance examination will help you get a scholarship based on your bachelor scores and performance in the entrance examination. The college will also conduct a personal interview round. Once you have cleared all the rounds, you will have to submit an amount of INR 10,000 as the initial amount for admission. Besides this, you will have ...

READ MORE...

How is MBA at Lovely Professional University?

-ParulUpdated on April 10, 2021 10:11 AM
  • 14 Answers
Abhinav Chamoli, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

Lovely Professional University (LPU), Phagwara is one of the best and largest educational institutions in India. The university boasts stellar infrastructure facilities along with an excellent alumni network and a strong faculty for its MBA course.

While studying MBA from LPU, you would be provided access to world-class resources for learning and gaining practical experience. The university also maintains a good placement record with almost 100% placements for the MBA batch every year. The highest salary package for the course is around Rs. 15 LPA.

If you need help with admission to MBA at LPU, you can apply ...

READ MORE...

What are the jobs available after doing an MBA in Finance Specialization from PIBM, Pune?

-Pratusha DasUpdated on April 09, 2021 11:07 AM
  • 1 Answer
Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

There are many job profiles available after completing MBA in Finance from Pune Institute of Business Management, Pune. Some of them are FinancierInsurance AgentLoan CounsellorCredit Risk ManagerPortfolio ManagerFinancial AdvisorInvestment BankerBudget AnalystBanker and Foreign Exchange Dealer.

You can apply for a job in various sectors including Investment Banks, Brokerage Firms, Banks, Insurance Companies, Portfolio Management Service Providers and Asset Management Companies. You can check the job description of the companies and then you can apply for a job. If you want to know more about employment opportunities available after completing MBA ...

READ MORE...

Do you have a question? Ask us.

  • Typical response between 24-48 hours

  • Get personalized response

  • Free of Cost

  • Access to community

Subscribe to CollegeDekho News

By proceeding ahead you expressly agree to the CollegeDekho terms of use and privacy policy
Apply Now

Management Related News

Top 10 Management Colleges in India

View All

Never miss an exam update !!