The XAT 2024 selection process begins after the XAT results are declared. Typically, the selection process begins in the month of February. The selection process consists of three rounds, Group Discussion, Written Aptitude Test/Essay Writing, and Personal Interview. Candidates who have successfully passed the cutoff requirements for the XAT exam will be eligible for the selection process.
First, the test takers are shortlisted by XLRI, its 11 member institutes, and other XAT participating institutes based on the cutoff requirements. The candidates who are shortlisted, then participate in the aforementioned selection processes. Numerous institutes only conduct two of the three rounds of the selection process. The final admission decision is based on the performance in the XAT selection stages combined with the previous academic grades, candidate profile, work experience (if any), and XAT score, all taken into account. The XAT selection process consists of the following stages.
Appearance in the XAT 2024 exam.
Shortlisting of candidates based on the cutoff requirements of participating institutes.
Further selection rounds involve Group Discussion, Written Aptitude Test/Essay Writing, and Personal Interview.
Final selection is done on the basis of the candidate's performance in the prior selection rounds and considering other factors
The Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds are conducted to assess a candidate on their interpersonal and communication skills. A decent score in these rounds is vital to ensure admission for candidates to the institute of their choice.
Apart from the cutoff requirements, candidates are also expected to produce certain documents to be eligible for the XAT selection process. Failure to present these documents can hinder a candidate’s admission process. These documents include
XAT Admit Card
Photo Identification of the candidate
Class 10, Class 12, and Bachelor’s Degree Marksheets
Relevant certificates from Class 10, Class 12, and Bachelor’s degree of the candidate