Deepika Narwal Updated On: 10 Jan, 2020 16:57 IST
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The aspirants who want to pursue different management programmes from XLRI, Jamshedpur and other designated management institutions of India must opt for Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 examination. The exam is scheduled to take place in January 2020 at the prescribed centers. In order to perform well in this examination, candidates must practice XAT previous years’ question papers. We have provided with the previous years’ question papers in the links given below. Interested candidates can download the link and start practicing.
Aspirants of XAT 2020 must start preparing for the examination and for a perfect preparation, practicing XAT Previous Years’ Question Papers are regarded to be the best way. It is considered to be one of the tried and tested method for a good preparation.
The XAT’s previous years’ question papers are available on its official website. Candidates can take a guide tour through the official website of XAT and understand the details accordingly.
Click on the above-mentioned link – Download XAT (choose the year).
A new page will open with the question paper in the PDF format.
Candidates can download the PDF/s and take a print out of it.
Once the candidates have the XAT question paper/s they can start practising it.
There are a number of proven advantages of solving previous years’ question papers. One such advantage is to know the details of the pattern and structure of XAT examination. Since these are questions that have already been attempted by candidates, therefore the candidates appearing this year will be able to understand the structure and pattern of XAT easily.
It also helps in guessing the questions for the upcoming exam as there are probabilities that some question might get repeated this year as well.
Solving previous years’ question paper will also help in calculating the time taken to solve the entire paper which in a way will help in improving the time span.
Time-management in terms of solving paper within the specified time slot and preparing for the same in the time span left can be regulated and corrected by solving the papers. It is an art that can be mastered only by practicing these questions papers on a regular basis.
Rigorous practice will help in solving tricky and time taking questions with an ease.
Most importantly solving previous years’ papers helps in gaining self-confidence and reduces the fear of examination.
While preparing for a national level exam like XAT, candidates must keep few important pointers in mind. The first thing that candidates should do is to plan their preparation strategy. To do so they can make an effective timetable and then start with the preparation. Next step should be to go through the entire XAT 2020 syllabus so that the timetable made can be justified. After knowing the syllabus, candidates must start preparing important notes section-wise. Doing this will help candidates at the time revision and know the important sections that are to be revised and practiced well.
It is important that candidates indulge in a regular practice session in order to revise the subject-matter well. To do so candidates can practice previous years’ question paper at regular intervals. Solving XAT previous years’ question papers will help candidates in strengthening weaker sections and mastering on easy topics. Apart from these preparation tips, candidates can look for more tips and tricks for a good preparation. Candidates can click on the section How to Prepare for XAT for more detailed description.
Candidates can also explore the following options to boost their preparation for the upcoming XAT 2020 examination.