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XAT 2018 Exam latest updates: Check Exam Pattern

Dec 07, 2017 by Admin
XAT 2018 Exam latest updates: Check Exam Pattern

XAT 2018 Exam latest updates: Check Exam Pattern

XAT Exam is nearing as it will be conducted in the month of January. XAT exam is a University level entrance test which is conducted by the Xavier Labour Relations Institutes (XLRI), Jamshedpur every year. XAT exam is conducted in order to screen the candidates for admissions in Management programs.

XAT 2018 Exam scores will be accepted by more than 130 affiliated Business schools including prestigious names such as XLRI, XIMB, SPJIMR, BIMTECH. It is been conducted in 47 cities of India.

As per the latest updates, XAT 2018 will be conducted via online mode i.e., Computer based Test on the 7th of January 2018. Let us analyze the complete XAT 2018 exam pattern.

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Let us explore the exam pattern of XAT 2018:

  • XAT 2018 will be conducted online via Computer based test.
  • XAT 2018 exam will be divided in two sections i.e. is paper-1 and paper-2.
  • XAT 2018 paper-1 containing the total questions of 75.
  • In XAT each correct answer will be carrying equal marks.
  • The Duration of the exam is of 170 minutes.
  • For XAT paper-2 Aspirants will have 40 minutes duration for GK and Essay writing section where there will be no negative marking.
  • Aspirants will be allowed to skip 8 questions in which there will be no negative marking. After any 8 questions, there will be negative marking of 0.05 per question.
  • The paper-1 will have different subjects: Decision Making, English Language and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Ability.
  • Paper-2 will have General Knowledge and Essay writing.

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Q) May I know the Last Date for Registration to XAT 2018?

Last date for XAT registration without fee has been closed. But the Last Date for XAT registration with fee will be extended till 15th December 2017.

Q) Can I know the MBA fee at XIMB Bhubaneswar?

Total fees for MBA program at XIMB Bhubaneswar costs Rs 15,40,000. The duration of the program is 2 years.