XAT Eligibility 2021, XLRI Eligibility Criteria, Qualifying Exam – Know Here

XAT 2020XAT Eligibility 2021 has been released by the exam conducting authority. The XLRI organizes the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) on behalf of XAMI (Xavier Association of Management Institutes). It is an all India level examination organized for those aspirants looking for admissions in management programmes. XAT exam will be conducted on 3rd January 2021. Many government and private colleges accept the XAT score card for providing admission to candidates in the management courses. Here we are providing details about XAT Eligibility 2021.

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XAT Eligibility 2021

Students seeking for admissions in management courses may appear for the XAT exam. Students are advised to check the eligibility criteria before filling XAT 2021 Application. Here we are providing the officially prescribed XAT Eligibility 2021:


  • Indian national candidates are eligible to apply for this exam.
  • NRI and foreign candidates (except Dubai and Kathmandu) can also apply through GMAT score.

Basic Eligibility:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any stream from any recognized college or university.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates who have secured above 50% marks in the graduation can apply for this exam.
  • Appearing: Students completing the final exam by 10th June 2021 will be also eligible to apply.

Eligibility for XLRI Programmes

Students interested in XLRI programmes may check the eligibility criteria from here:

Human Resource Management (HRM) & Business Management (BM):

  • Qualifying Exam: Students should hold a three year duration bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline from any recognized college or university.
  • Appearing candidates can also apply.
  • Indian candidates should have cleared the XAT exam.
  • Foreign candidates (except Dubai and Kathmandu) are required to clear the GMAT (Graduate Management Aptitude Test).

 General Management Programme:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree for at least three year duration in India or abroad.
  • Experience: Candidates must have minimum five years experience of managerial/ supervisory by 31st March 2021.
  • Students must have applied for XAT 2021 or GMAT 2021 (taken between 1st December 2017 to 20th December 2020).

XAT 2021 Application Form

XAT 2021 Application form has been made available from 12th September 2020. Candidates can fill their application from through online mode. Any offline mode is provided to fill the application form. Candidates must fill the application form carefully.

Fill all the details like education, personal, communication and etc. details. Upload your scanned passport size photograph and signature in the form. Application correction facility may provide by the authorities.

Application form can be filled till 10th December 2020. Take a printout of the filled application form and keep it secure for future references. Application fee can be paid through online mode using credit card/ debit card or net banking etc.

XAT 2021 Exam Dates

Candidates can check XAT 2021 exam dates from the given section:

EventsDates (Announced)
Starting of application form12th September 2020
Last date to submit application10th December 2020 
Last date to submit application with late fee
Admit Card release20th December 2020 
XAT 2021 Exam3rd January 2021

XAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria must be carefully checked by the applicants before applying for it. It can be checked by online mode on the website. No candidate will be allowed for admission into various institutions in case they are found ineligible later.

If you have any other queries related to XAT Eligibility 2021, you can ask us by leaving your comments below in the comment box.

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  1. siddharth says:

    I am studying in class XII. would I be able to give an attempt for this test?

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