Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2017


Applicants should note that registration for XAT 2016 and appearing for XAT 2016 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 2017 can choose to pay online using credit card/ debit card/ online banking. Candidates can also make payment through a demand draft made from any bank (in favour of XLRI Jamshedpur A/C XAT). Third alternative for making payment can be “cash”. This can be done from any of the IDBI Bank branches located in India to make payment for XAT 2017. Click here to view address of IDBI Bank Branches.

Applicants should note the following important points :

Important Event Date(s) to Remember
Date of Commencement of Application 17th August 2016
Last Date for Applying
(without late fee)
30th November 2016
Last Date for Applying
(with late fee)
11th December 2016
Downloading of Admit Cards 20th December 2016 onwards
Date of Exam 8th January 2017
Test Timings 10.00 am to 01.30 pm
Mode of Examination Paper & Pen based *
XAT 2016 Cities Cities within India : 47
Cities outside India : 2
(view complete list of cities where XAT would be conducted)
* The format of XAT would remain pen-paper based. The paper-pen mode also ensures that all candidates are tested on exactly the same set of questions, and not on different sets.

Contact Us

The Chairperson Admission
XLRI,C. H. Area (East)
Jamshedpur - 831001
Phone: +91 657 665 3203/3204/3205
Fax: +91-657-2227814
Email: admissions@xatonline.net.in, admis@xlri.ac.in
Web site: www.xlri.ac.in / www.xatonline.net.in