XAT Coaching in Chandigarh

XAT Coaching in Chandigarh

Competition Guru offers top-notch XAT Coaching In Chandigarh and other MBA entrance exams. It is one of the leading academy for preparation of MBA entrance like CAT , MAT , XAT , SNAP, CMAT , IIFT , TISSNET , MAT, IBSAT , IMCAT , GRE , GMAT, in Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula. We provide classroom and online XAT coaching Center in Chandigarh. It is a special academy for your training for entry to the best B schools. The Competition Guru course offers support for the preparation for the written exam as well as the preparation for the following stages of group discussions, personal interviews and group and written aptitude test (WAT / essay). The Competition Guru coaching program for CAT is tailor-made to prepare for the XAT as well as other entrance exams like MAT, SNAP, NMAT, IIFT, etc.

Why to choose Competition Guru for XAT Coaching In Chandigarh?

Doubt sessions and seminars: The students of the class can habitually attend the doubting sessions organized by the Competition Guru . Students can lift their doubts during these sessions. If a learner is weak in certain subjects, faculty also assist them comprehend the concept in more detail for clarity.Apart from that, sessions like counselling, strategies in addition to test taking seminars etc. are also organized to assist and motivate students.

Tests by Section: This module helps you attain speed in individual test areas and comes in an online practice test format. They surround over 7,000 questions in the areas of Verbal, Quantitative Ability Logical Reasoning and DI. A number of tests are posted habitually. The tests are classified as follows:

  • Basic tests (basic): they are based on the subject. Students who crave to practice more on a particular topic can take these tests and get a thorough performance analysis after that.
  • Intermediate tests: these tests are intended by dissimilar multiple subjects from a larger common domain, e.g. topics like time and work, time and distance, percentages, etc.
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XAT Exam

XAT stands for Xavier Aptitude Test which is conducted by XLRI college for admission in different courses like MBA, PGDM, etc. The exam is taken by lakhs of students every year. Through this exam, students are enrolled in the prestigious college which further upholds magnificent career opportunities. With increasing competition every year, the XAT exam has seen an increased level of difficulty. The exam is cleared by a very selected number of students who qualify all the rounds of assessments. XAT is an immensely anticipated exam and proves to be one of the most important exams for students who seek admission to an MBA.

XAT exam highlight of exam

Features  Details 
Exam Name Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
Conducting Body XLRI, Jamshedpur
Exam Level National
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Mode Online
Exam Duration 3 hours
Exam Syllabus

·         Decision Making

·         Verbal & Logical Ability

·         Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

·         General Knowledge

Exam Pattern 100 questions in MCQ format
Language English
Exam Fees INR 1,800 (all categories)
Exam Purpose  Admission to 1000+ MBA college Admission
No. of test takers Nearly 95,000
No. of Test Cities 72
Exam Helpdesk No. 18002674008
Exam Website xatonline.in

Nationality Criteria

  • Candidates with Indian citizenship can apply for XAT 2022.
  • NRI & foreign candidates can also apply for the exam.
  • Foreign nationals can apply through GMAT scores.

XAT Eligibility: Age Limits

  • No upper age limit is defined by XLRI for XAT exam.
  • No lower age limit is defined for XAT exam.

What is the Educational Qualification under XAT exam Eligibility Criteria 2020-21?

  • A graduation degree of 3 years duration is the minimum requirement.
  • Students with a PG degree need to put their PG percentage in the application form instead of the graduation percentage.
  • All backlogs must be cleared before admission through XAT is done.
  • There is no limit on the number of attempts.

XAT Eligibility Criteria for Business Management (MBA)

  • A bachelor’s degree of 3 years duration in any stream.
  • NRI and foreign-origin students can apply through GMAT.
  • Work experience is not mandatory for this program.

XAT Eligibility Criteria for General Management programs (PGDM)

  • Recognized bachelors from any Indian or foreign university with 3 years of duration.
  • Managerial/supervisory experience of 5 years of experience
  • Job experience will be considered only for full-time employees. Internships/part-time employees are not qualified.
  • The organization must be a reputable private/public/government organization.
  • XAT 2022 score and GMAT score will be considered.
  • The yearly fee for this program is INR 20.95 lakh.

XAT Eligibility Criteria for Part-Time Business Management Program 

  • A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum duration of three years of education after completing higher secondary education (10 + 2) or equivalent.
  • The bachelor’s degree should be from any of the universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or possess an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE.
  • Work experience is not mandatory for this program.

XAT Exam Pattern

XAT Exam Pattern Details
Exam Mode Online
Exam Duration 180 minutes
Sectional Time Limit

·         Part 1– 165 minutes

·         Part 2– 15 minutes

XAT Syllabus

·         Decision Making

·         Verbal & Logical Ability

·         Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

·         General Knowledge

Question Paper Break Up

·         Part 1– Decision Making, Verbal & Logical Ability And Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation

·         Part 2– General Knowledge

Total Number of Questions 100
Section Wise Number of Questions

·         Decision Making: 21

·         Verbal & Logical Ability:  26

·         Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation: 28

·         General Knowledge: 25

 Marking Scheme

·         +1 mark for correct answer

·         – 0.25 marks for incorrect answer

·         – 0.10 marks for more than 8 un-attempted questions

·         No negative marking in GK section

Sectional Weightage

·         Decision Making: 21 marks

·         Verbal & Logical Ability: 26 marks

·         Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation: 28 marks

·         General Knowledge: 25 marks



XAT is online computer-based test. The aggregate maximum marks in XAT exam are 100 for 100 questions divided in 4 sections. Each correct answer is awarded +1 mark and each wrong answer will attract the penalty of -0.25 mark. Total time duration for the XAT 2022 exam is 3 hours. XAT exam pattern and syllabus 2022 is as below:

Section in XAT  Exam Pattern Number of questions Overall Time Duration
Part-1 75 Total MCQs 165 Minutes
Verbal and Logical Ability 26 No Sectional Time Limit
Decision Making 21 No Sectional Time Limit
Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation 28 No Sectional Time Limit
Part-2 25 Total MCQs 15 Minutes
General Knowledge 25
Total questions (Part 1 + Part 2) 100

XAT Syllabus

XAT Syllabus for Verbal Ability

Topics on which VA questions are based:

  • English Vocabulary based questions – fill in the blanks with correct words; synonyms/antonyms; contextual usage on vocabulary words
  • Jumbled Paragraphs
  • Correction of errors in sentences, correct use of words
  • Completion of sentences
  • Completion of paragraph

XAT  Syllabus for Reading Comprehension (RC)

  • Share of Reading Comprehension in VARC & LR section is very high
  • Topics on which RC passages are based: Abstract topics, Literature, Social and Economic issues; Science & Culture; history & fiction among others.
  • There is no clear-cut definition of RC topics in XAT exam syllabus. RC passage on any topic under the Sun can be placed in XAT exam.
  • Type of RC passages: Moderate and short
  • Type of Questions: All MCQ type
  • Format of questions: Questions based on information in RC passage; explanation of the words & phrases as used in the passage; In context of the passage –True/false statements; Author’s view on various issues raised in the RC passage; Inference from the passage; main idea of RC passage; Purpose of the RC passage

XAT Exam Syllabus for Logical Reasoning (LR)

  • Share of LR questions in XAT syllabus is not very high. Usually there are few critical reasoning and a few LR based questions in XAT exam. All questions are of MCQ type.
  • Topics covered in XAT syllabus on which LR questions are based: Analogy, Clocks, calendars, Fact, Inference, Judgement, binary logic, seating arrangement, blood relations, logical sequence, assumption, premise, conclusion among others.
  • XLRI entrance exam syllabus defines those questions on Logical Reasoning can be individual or can be in the sets.

XAT Exam Syllabus for Quantitative Ability

Syllabus on Quant is based on questions on different topics on Arithmetic, Algebra, Modern Math, Geometry, Mensuration, Trignometry among others. Major topics covered in XAT syllabus for Quant are as under

  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Interest (Simple and Compound)
  • Speed, Time and Distance; Time and Work; Averages; Ratio and Proportion and others
  • Number System
  • Algebra
  • Geometry including Co-ordinate Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Pure Math
  • Venn diagrams
  • Linear Equations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Complex Numbers
  • Logarithm
  • Progressions
  • Binomial Theorem
  • Surds and Indices
  • Inequalities
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Probability Functions
  • Set Theory
  • Mixtures and Alligations
  • Trigonometry

XAT Exam Syllabus for Data Interpretation (DI)

  • Data Tables
  • Data charts
  • Bar diagrams
  • Pie charts
  • Graphs
  • Data analysis and comparison

XAT Exam Syllabus for GK

  • Economics, finance,
  • National and International current affairs
  • Conventional GK
  • Constitution of India
  • Company profiles, logos,
  • Business & Economy
  • Who’s who
  • Books & Authors
  • Capitals & Currencies

Competition Guru is best among the various XAT Coaching In Chandigarh. We are the only coaching institute in the Tricity (Chandigarh-Panchkula-Mohali) to have offline classes and online facility  for all the subjects of XAT all levels under one roof by a team of highly professionally qualified and experienced faculties.  Our aim is to provide quality education and guidance to students.CompetitionGuru hasestablished a distinctive Teaching Framework and Evaluative Technique. That inter-alia includes evaluation of students by regular tests.  This makes our classroom products very efficient as we know forward of time the level of input required for unique scholars. We make the improvements, create the conditions and change the world.We are privileged to inform that our students are among the highest scorer of the XAT Exam. We proudly say that we have taught thousands of students for XAT exam in our tricitycentre. Competition Guru is known as XAT  Coaching in Chandigarh. Our objective is to prepare candidate to score best in this exam. Competition Guru relies on hard work and sincere efforts on the part of teachers as well as on the part of students. We work with honesty, integrity and transparency to accomplish best outcomes in XAT  Coaching In Chandigarh. Perseverance, dedication, passion and hard work is required to crack XAT  exam but you must always remember the age-old saying ‘Hard work pays off’. These XAT coaching institutes in Chandigarh have expert teams of teachers and councillors who can show you the path but success is entirely based on your how much effort you put in to make your dream come true. So, get enrolled in one of these premier institutes Competition Guru for best XAT coaching in Chandigarh.


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