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XAT Previous Year Question Paper (Xavier Admission Test)

XAT Previous Year Question Paper (Xavier Admission Test)

The (Xavier Admission Test) XAT is an All India test conducted by Xavier institute of management institutes (XAMI) for admission in the post graduate programs in the top management institutes present in India. It is considered as one of the toughest MBA entrance exams in India. So the candidate should have a complete dedication and awareness towards required content.

Students can download and practice for the XAT exam.

To download the XAT Previous Year students have to follow this link: Click Here

Students might perceive with the concept of XAT being the toughest, for cracking this experts who have been analyzing this examination for a long time now, conforms that you should not need to be a mathematical genius or a pundit in literature to crack this test. The real objective of the examiner is to check the presence of mind, logical ability of the candidates who are willing enough.

Test Duration & Pattern (XAT 2014):-

Section No of Questions Duration
  1. Decision Making
25 140 mins
  1. Verbal and Logical Ability
  1. Quantitative Ability and Data interpretation
General Awareness and Essay 40 mins
Negative Marking: Every wrong answer will deduct 1/4th of the marks allotted for each and every Question.


  • The candidate applying should be a graduate form a recognized university or from deemed university.
  • The final year students of bachelor’s degree who are waiting for results can also apply for this exam.

The XAT exam of 2015 will be conducted in 47 cities across India and 2 International cities outside of India.

In XAT exams, unlike other MBA entrance tests, candidates should have a need of selecting which question to solve and which question to leave without wasting time. As this is an important aspect of XAT examination as it needs more number of questions to be solved in less time. In such a pressure, students need not lose their mind and should identify which question should solve easier by looking questions before attempting the complicated and difficult questions. However, selection of easier questions is very difficult because as we know they are immersed in between the tougher question which will be like Hurdles in competitive exams. But, by practicing more you can polish this skill by regular practice which can enrich you concentration and disciplined dedication towards tougher questions.

For Example, one can easily find simpler questions based upon algebra and trigonometry, so the application of calculus can be involved in between two questions. So to overcome this by practising the mock tests which will be available online for XAT primarily tests. So every student should develop these skills

  • Decision making abilities,
  • Pressure handling tactics which helps in meeting deadline capability
  • Ability of improvising ones’ strengths

If you guys decided to pursue an MBA programme where you not only will exposed to different aspects and functions of business and management and also to sharpen your thoughts and ideologies towards the practical aspects it opens the doors to explore the opportunities. The best gateway to choose such type of MBA Programme is through XAT.

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