Notification for XAT 2011
The notification for XAT 2011has been published in all leading newspapers across the country. As per the notification, the registration for XAT 2011 has started on September 1, 2010 and the applicants can send their application till November 30, 2010. Prof. Pranabesh Ray, Dean – Academics of XLRI, confirmed that XAT 2011 is slated to be held on Sunday, January 2, 2011. It is to be noted that while CAT and FMS 2010 entrance exams have been preponed, XAT 2011 schedule has remained unchanged.
XAT is an all-India examination conducted by the premier B-School XLRI Jamshedpur. XAT is designed on multiple-choice questions of two-and-a-half hours in which the last 20 minutes are given to an essay. Like CAT, XAT is also based on the areas which includes verbal ability and reasoning, reading comprehension, quantitative skills, data interpretation, analytical and logical reasoning. In XAT, the additional areas in comparison to CAT are the general awareness section and the 20-minute essay writing section.