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Frequently Asked Questions: For Online Registration Process

Q. 1 What should I do if there is lot of delay in accessing the page?

Speed for Registration of On-Line Application on Internet, is based on various factors like Internet Speed, large number of applicants trying to register the application at the same time etc. Therefore if you are not able to get the pages for registration immediately, please retry after a gap of 15 minutes or during off-peak hours during the night.

Q. 2 How do I know that my application is registered?

Successful Registration is indicated by the Page displayed after clicking the Submit Button indicating the generated "XAT ID" and Password. Please note down the same carefully and preserve it. If you do not preserve it, you will not be able to login in the Application.

Q. 3 I did not receive the email intimation for registration of my application?

"XAT ID" and "PASSWORD" are also sent by auto-response Confirmation email and sms. Delivery of these emails and sms purely depends upon the correctness of E-Mail ID and Mobile Number provided, Policy of your E - Mail Service Provider to accept and Divert such emails under Bulk or Spam Mails or bounce back such mails without accepting it due to heavy number of emails generated by our Applications. In case of Govt./official /company Email Ids , delivery is controlled by your Company Policies. Therefore, please do not expect replies from us, if you do not receive such confirmation / auto -response Emails.

Q. 4 How do I re-confirm that my application is saved?

In case of doubt about the successful Registration, candidates are advised to visit the Page for Login and Print of Application, generate the Printout and preserve the soft copy and hard copy of the Application.

Q. 5 After filling up the complete form, I got Blank Screen / Internet got disconnected / My PC closed / hanged / shutdown. Is my application saved / registered?

Please refer to queries mentioned above. If you do not get the application printout through Re-Print option, your application is not saved. Please re-apply.

Q. 6 I did not receive the acknowledgement / reply to my email communication?

"Reply to" Email Id for the Application is created for the convenience of the Candidates for genuine communications. Please do not use this address to send back the emails for "Acknowledgment", "Vacation Mail", "Friendship Offers", "Sales Offers" etc. Our Email Server is configured to delete such emails automatically.

Q. 7 What details should I retain while replying to auto-response emails?

While writing back by replying the confirmation emails for genuine problem, please retain the text containing "XAT ID" and "PASSWORD" details on the email.

Q. 8 What details should I provide while writing for the problem?

Please do not forget to provide following details while writing to us: (1) XAT ID (2) MOBILE NO. (3) DATE OF BIRTH & (4) FULL NAME as entered in application. In case of application failure or any error message, we would like to have the screenshot of the error in JPG, GIF format or as MS Word file. Additionally, you may provide the PC Details including the Operating System (like Windows XP, Vista, Linux etc.) & Internet Browser & version (like Internet Explorer 6.0, Mozilla 3.0, Firefox 3.5 etc.) used.

Q. 9 I want to change / correct the details I entered in the Application?

Applicant details can not be edited once the application form is submitted after payment.

Q. 10 How do I apply for Fellow Programme in Management other than XAT or GMAT?

Please visit: acad.xlri.ac.in/admission.

Q. 11 How do I apply for XLRI programe through GMAT?

After completing the basic and personal details candidates need to select the option through GMAT to apply for XLRI programmes.

Q. 12 What is the eligibility criteria for taking XAT 2020?

Recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any discipline. Those completing their final examination by June 10, 2020 may also apply.

All Indian candidates must appear for XAT 2020. However, NRI and Foreign candidates may apply through GMAT score.

Q. 13 I am in the final year of my graduation, what percentage should I fill in the form?

Please enter the aggregate percentage of marks obtained till the time of filling the form.

Q. 14 By Registering and paying for XAT 2020, am I eligible for XLRI and other Associate Member Institutes?

Candidates interested in XLRI needs to apply for the programmes of their choice. Please note that each institution independently decides the weightages to be given for each of the test components on the basis of its needs. XLRI does not play any role in selection of the candidates in these institutes
For XAT Associate Member Institutes (refer XAT Associate Institutes website)
XAT is a common test for admission into academic programmes of XLRI.

Q. 15 When shall I receive the XAT 2020 Admit Card?

You can download the admit card from our website www.xatonline.in 20th December 2019 onwards.

Q. 16 What is the duration of the test?

The duration of the test will be of three hours i.e. from 9:30am to 12.30pm on Sunday, January 5, 2020.

Q. 17 When are XAT 2020 results out?

Results will be available on the website by 31st January 2020.

Q. 18 What do I do if I am unable to make the payment online?

Online payments involve multiple agencies and there are chances that your payment is timed out or declined. If you encounter any such problems, we suggest you try to make the payment after some time.

Q. 19 I have done 5 years integrated course, so how will I enter my percentage?

Candidates who have done 5 years integrated course can fill up the same percentage for graduation and post graduation.

Q. 20 How do I calculate the aggregate marks for CBSE /SSC. Is it the best 5 or all the subjects?

The candidate should take the aggregate of all the subjects for 10th.

Q. 21 Does internship/Articleship counted as work experience?

These are not counted as work experience

Q. 22 Does the work experience before Graduation is counted?

No, it is not counted as work experience.

Q. 23 I am in the final year of my graduation, am I eligible to register for XLRI?

Yes, you are eligible for admission to XLRI. You need to complete your final year examination by June 10, 2020.

Q. 24 I have forgotten my XAT password, could you help!

Please go to the XAT Log in page and click on 'Forgot Password'.

Q. 25 Will there be any sectional time limits or overall time limit?

There will be only overall time limits, there are no sectional time limits.

Q. 26 Will the candidates have access to an on screen calculator?

No, the candidates will not be given access to on screen calculator

Q. 27 Will the candidates be able to choose the order of sections according to their choice?

Yes the candidates can choose any section to begin with.

Q. 28 Can the candidates switch between sections - have access to the entire question paper like a written test?


Q. 29 What happens in case of any technical glitch in the computer of some candidates?

In the unlikely case of a technical glitch the candidate will be shifted to another terminal without any loss of time.

Q. 30 With sectional partitions, will the candidate be allowed to decide the order of the sections or will all the three sections will be made open to the candidate the moment the exam starts.

All three sections will be open to the candidate once the exam starts.

Q. 31 I would like to apply for XLRI Delhi Campus BM programme, How do I apply? Is there any extra fee charged?

A candidate can apply to XLRI Delhi BM Programme by clicking on BM programme and giving the preference as Delhi. There is no extra fee charged .