Juhee Prasad Updated On: 22 Oct, 2018 11:01 IST
20 Aug-30 Nov, 2018
Aspirants who want to pursue management studies from top B-Schools of India must appear for the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019. The examination is scheduled to take place on 6th January 2019 and will enable selected candidates to take admission in the participating colleges. Candidates can check the list of XAT 2019 Participating Colleges and start preparing for the one they desire for. There are 11 Associate Member Institutes and more than 100 management institutions accept the scorecard of XAT exam. In order to take admission in any of the participating colleges, candidates need to clear the examination and mark a place in the cut-off marks list and selection rounds. Once the examination is done, candidates can check the XAT 2019 Results and XAT 2019 Cut-off list.
XAT test-takers should most importantly remember that candidates clearing the cut-off marks, Group Discussion, Personal Interview, and Written Ability Test rounds will be eligible for the admission process offered by the participating colleges of XAT 2019. The list of participating colleges as prescribed by Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) is divided into two sections consisting of XAMI Members (XLRI Associate Member Institutes) and Institutes Using XAT Score. Candidates can check the list of these colleges and must also check the below-mentioned pointers for understanding how to do selection of the colleges.
At the time of filling the application form for XAT, candidates can select the desired college/s and course/s.
Candidates can also select more than one college at the time of form filling.
Candidates can choose up to five preferences as per their choice in the application form.
It is very important for candidates to lock their selected choices by clicking on the 'Submit' button. If candidates fail to make the selection, then the submission process will remain incomplete.
Before clicking on the 'Submit' button, candidates are advised to cross-check the form twice, as any mistake made cannot be changed.
Let’s look at some of the important factors that candidates must know with context to participating colleges of XAT 2019.
Before selecting a college for pursuing management courses, remember to check the details of the institution in terms of the year of establishment and number of batches passed.
B-School with good career opportunities and a better placement cell must be the first preference for candidates.
Candidates must check the affiliation and accreditation of the B-school where they wish to pursue their management studies.
It is important for candidates to know the cut-off marks of the institution they wish to select along with the final selection procedure of that institution.
Once documentation is complete, no changes in terms of college or course can be done.
Candidates who fail to turn up for the final admission procedure will automatically lose their candidature.
XLRI Associate Member Institutes
Xavier Business School (XBS), St.Xavier's University, Kolkata
St. Joseph's Institute of Management
Management Institutes Accepting XAT Score
Disclaimer: Please note that this list is not exhaustive and it only includes some of the popular B-Schools in India that accept XAT scores.