The registrations for Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2017 will end tomorrow November 30. If the aspirants wish to appear for the XAT 2017 exam to be conducted on January 8, 2017 from 10 am to 1: 30 pm, they need to login to the official website xlri.ac.in and register soon. Aspirants will be able to download the admit cards from December 20, 2016.  This year XLRI will conduct XAT on behalf of XAMI. This year the aspirants will be able to give the exam across India. This year the centres for the exam are located in Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam. 

For applying for XAT 2017, aspirants will need to follow certain steps like logging to the official website, entering the required details. After which the aspirants need to visit xatonline.net.in click on Register, create a new account with the personal email id, on which they will receive a unique XAT ID and registration link. After which they need to click on the link and create your own password. With this XAT ID and password candidates will be required to login.
The candidates will need to select their test city, write name, upload photo and signature and save it. While registering the candidates will need to select their Citizenship (Indian/ Foreign / NRI).

In case the aspirants need to apply for XLRI,  the applicants of XAT 2017 will need to select the programme of their choice. The programmes which are offered include Business Management (BM)/Human Resource Management (HRM)/General Management Programme (GMP). Its important to fill preliminary information like Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Category and Phone Number etc. The aspirants will also be required to provide mailing address and permanent address. It is important for the aspirants to provide their educational qualification. The applicants can pay the fees by three modes which include Online Payment Gateway, Through VISA/Master Credit/Debit Cards (American Express Card is inadmissible), IDBI Net banking (this option is available only for IDBI account holder), cash payment and  demand draft. ALSO READ: XAT 2017: B-schools which accept XAT scores

Those aspirants who clear the XAT exam conducted by Xavier School of Management (XLRI) will be able to pursue the MBA management education. The score of XAT will be considered for admission by more than 150 B-Schools across India. It is important for the students to note that the XAT score card contains the performance of the candidate in XAT 2017 which will be mailed individually to all the candidates. It is also important to note that the names of the shortlisted candidates for the interview will be posted at www.xlri.ac.in Candidates also need to know that the XAT 2017 will consist of the following sections such as Quantitative ability, english language and logical reasoning, decision naking, GK and essay. ALSO READ: XAT 2017 vs CAT 2016: How the question patterns differ