Applicants should note that registration for XAT 2020 and appearing for XAT 2020 is the preliminary step towards applying to XLRI and XAT Associate Institutes. Applicants to different institutes, besides XLRI have to apply separately to Institutes of their choice. Applicants for XAT 2020 can choose to pay online using credit card/ debit card/ online banking.

Important Points

  1.  Visit choose the tab "Registration" and enter Name, Date of Birth, Email-id and select Country and enter Mobile number. An Email & SMS indicating the XAT ID and Password will be sent.
  2. Please quote your email (provided during the registration) and XAT ID for all future communication.
  3. Please ensure that you provide a valid email address and mobile number.
  4. Please ensure that you use your personal email address only as your primary email address in the application. (If you use your official email address and in case you switch jobs, it would be difficult for us to communicate with you).
  5. Please access your emails regularly and ensure that your inbox is accessible.
  6. Please note that the XAT ID and password gives you an individual login on and on frequent intervals, you need to check for mails from XAT & other associated institutes.
  7. Please ensure that you give your correct mobile No. to receive SMS alerts.
XAT Registration Fee (without late fee) – Rs. 1700/-  
  Candidates interested in XLRI programmes needs to pay an additional fee of Rs. 300/- each.

XAT Registration Fee (with late fee) – Rs. 2000/-  
  Candidates interested in XLRI programmes needs to pay an additional fee of Rs. 500/- each.

Exam Structure

The exam consist of the following sections:

  • Verbal and Logical Ability (VA & LR)
  • Decision Making (DM)
  • Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation (QA & DI)
  • General Knowledge (GK)