XAT 2020 (Xavier Aptitude Test) 2020
Exam Date: 05/01/2020 Exam State: All India Last Date: 07/12/2019

Exam Details

XAT 2020 is conducting by XLRI. For more than 60 years XLRI is conducting XAT at all India level to select the most appropriate students for management education. The XAT score is being used by more than 150 institutes for the admission.

XAT 2020 would be conducted across India in the following cities. Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Ambala, Amravati, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhatinda, Bhilai Nagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bokaro Steel City, Chandigarh/Mohali, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi-NCR, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Durgapur/Asansol, Ernakulam, Gandhinagar, Goa, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hooghly, Hubballi(Hubli), Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kannur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Kota, Kottayam, Kurnool, Kurukshetra, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mysuru(Mysore), Nagpur, Nashik, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rajahmundry, Ranchi, Roorkee, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Siliguri, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram Tiruchirappalli, Tirupathi, Tiruvallur, Udaipur, Udupi Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Warangal.

Applicants for XAT 2020 can choose to pay online using credit card / debit card / online banking.

Exam Structure:  

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

XAMI Members:

Loyola Institute of Business Administration

  • Location: Chennai

St. Francis Institute of Management and Research (SFIMR)

  • Location: Mumbai

St. Joseph's Institute of Management  

  • Location: Banglore

St.Aloysius Institute of Management and Information Technology

  • Location: Mangalore      

Xavier Business School (XBS), St.Xavier'sUniversity

  • Location: Kolkata

Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University         

  • Location: Bhubaneswar

Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship

  • Location: Banglore

Xavier Institute of Management & Research      

  • Location: Mumbai

Xavier Institute of Management, Jabalpur

  • Location: M.P

XLRI Xavier School of Management

  • Location: Jamshedpur

Xavier Institute of Social Service               

  • Location: Ranchi


Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any discipline.

Those completing their final examination by June, 2020 may also apply.

All Indian candidates must appeared for XAT 2020

However NRI and foreign candidates may apply through GMAT score (except Dubai and Kathmandu where in candidates have option of appearing for XAT 2020).

Admission process

Visit xatonline.in and clickon “Register for XAT 2020”enter Name, Date of Birth,Contact details and Emailid. A system generated XATID and Password will becommunicated to you throughEmail / SMS. Candidateshould note down the XATID and Password for futurecommunication.

In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go, he / she can save the data already entered by choosing "SAVE AND NEXT" tab. Visually Impaired candidates should fill the application form carefully and verify the same before the final submission.

Candidates are advised to fill the form carefully and verify the details before the final submission. No changes will be entertained after clicking the FINAL SUBMIT BUTTON.

Candidate's Name / Father's Name / Mother's Name etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/ Mark sheets/Identity proof. Any  change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.

Candidates can proceed to upload Photo & Signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines.

Candidates can proceed to fill other details of the Application Form.

Candidate interested for XLRI Programme(s) can apply through XAT or GMAT.

Select XAT TEST City. 

Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form before FINAL SUBMIT.

Modify details, if required, and click on 'FINAL SUBMIT' ONLY after verifying and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.

Click on 'Payment' Tab and proceed for payment.

Click on 'Submit' button.

Payment of fees: 

“XAT Application fee – Rs. 1,700/- Candidates interested in XLRI programa need to pay an additional fee of Rs. 300/- each.

Indian Candidate only for GMP through GMAT fee – Rs. 2,500/-

NRI and Foreign for one or more program fee – Rs. 5,000/-

Important Dates

XAT 2020Dates

XAT 2020

05 January 2020

XAT and XLRI Registration

23 August 30 November (without late fee)


01 December to 07 Decembet with late fee

Admit card download

20 December 2019 to 03 Jan 2020

Result declare

31 January 2020

XAT Score Card : Download


Between  31 January and March 31, 2020


XAT Office,
XLRI, C H Area (East),

For More Information Please Visit: www.xlri.ac.in