XAT Syllabus 2018, XAT Exam, Section-wise Syllabus

XAT Syllabus 2017XAT Syllabus 2018 is comprised of Quantitative Ability, English Language & Logical Reasoning, Decision Making and General Knowledge topics. XAT (Xavier Aptitude Test) is organized by Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI) on behalf of XAMI. XAT is a national level entrance test. It is conducted to get admission into management courses provided by Xavier affiliated colleges and institutions. Every year, many students apply for this exam. Through this article, candidates can check the detailed information related to XAT 2018 Syllabus.

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XAT Syllabus 2018

Before preparing for XAT exam, candidates must have complete knowledge of the XAT syllabus. There is no such fixed XAT 2018 Syllabus for XAT examination, students can prepare for the exam from these topics which are mentioned below:

Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation:

Arithmetic, Functions, Geometry, Mensuration – 2D and 3D, Probability, Algebra, Graphs, Heights & Distance, Speed & Distance, Statistics, Direction Sense & Time, Table and Data Interpretation – Web Diagram, Variation, Time and Work, Time, Speed and Distance, Linear and Quadratics Equations, Surds and Indices, Inequalities, Logarithms, Numbers, Tables and Caselets, Critical Path, Averages and Partnerships, Alligations and Mixtures, Algebra, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Ratio.

English Language & Logical Reasoning:

Para Completion and inference, Jumbled Paragraph, Verbal Logic, Grammar, Fill in the Blanks, Analogies or Reverse Analogies, Reading Comprehension, Summary Questions, Para Jumble, Logical Completion of Idea, Critical Reasoning, Vocabulary and Arguments.

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Decision Making:

Sets, Logical reasoning, Mathematics, Decision Making, Blood Relations, Pie Chart, Line Charts, Venn Diagram, Semi Quantitative topics, Calendars, Puzzles, Series, Bar Graphs, Statement Conclusions, Coding & Decoding, Numeric Grid, Family Tree, Clocks, Seating Arrangement.

General Knowledge:

Government and Politics, Science, Famous Personalities, History, Geography, Awards and winners, Business, Economy, Current affairs, Important happenings around the World, Politics, Business, Literature.

Essay Writing:

In the examination, candidates have to write an essay in one topic given in the question paper. There is no specific syllabus of essay writing. The topics are generally abstract in nature which candidates can relate with an event of recent significance instead of keeping the content generic.

XAT Exam Pattern 2018

The XAT exam pattern will consist of two parts: Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 will consist of total 72 questions from Decision making, Verbal and Logical Ability and Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation. Paper 2 will consist of 25 questions from general knowledge and one topic of essay writing. This exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper based test). The time duration given for paper 1 is 170 minutes and paper 2 is 35 minutes.

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  1. Prashant says:

    hello sir,
    i am a student of 2013-2017 B.Tech batch with two backlog.i will give these two backlog exam in november and i will definetly clear it. can apply for XAT 2018. does it effect on my graduated year?

  2. Swarna Kothalekar says:

    I am pursuing bachelor’s of engineering and I m in final year so please confirm us.. I m eligible for exam or not !!!

  3. Saurav Singh says:

    Hello sir,sir Mai Jaana chata hu. Xat Ka exam kis month me hoga

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