XAT - XLRI Jamshedpur School of Management


Admissions Office, XLRI,
C.H Area (E) Jamshedpur - 831 035
Website: www.xlri.ac.in

XAT is one of the most popular National level Admission/entrance test among the MBA aspirants all over India conducted by Xavier Labour Research Institute, Jamshedpur (XLRI).

XLRI Jamshedpur invites applications for XAT and the academic programs of XLRI for the year 2009.

XAT is also used by more than 60 other Management Institutes for Admission.

XAT 2008 Exam Date : January 04, 2009 (Sunday)

Programs at XLRI:

1. Two year Post Graduate Program in B M and in P M & I R


Graduates who have completed three years of Bachelor's degree or equivalent in any discipline recognized by a University or Deemed University are eligible to apply. Those completing their final examination by June 10, 2009 may also apply.

2. One year General Management Program


Candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree of minimum three years duration from a recognized university in India/abroad in any discipline. He/She should be employed in a full- time job and must have at least five years of relevant managerial experience as on March 31 2008 after completion of graduation.

3. Four year Fellow Program in Management


Candidates should have a Master's degree or its equivalent in any discipline or CA/ ICWA/ CS with al least 55% marks (50% for SC/ST candidates) or BE/ BTech degree or its equivalent with at least 60% marks (50% for SC/ST candidates). Those completing their final examination by June 10, 2009 may also apply.

Application Form

Procedure for Obtaining XLRI Prospectus from Axis Bank and XLRI Registration

  1. A candidate interested in XLRI, has to first register for XAT. The XAT ID and password so obtained are required for applying to XLRI.
  2. An applicant intending to apply for one of the programmes has to make a demand draft for Rs. 950/- for XLRI Prospectus.
  3. A candidate can apply for more than one programme, but not more than three programmes. If he/she intends to apply for more than one programme, he/she needs to make a DD of Rs. 1550/- for general candidate and Rs. 1150/- for SC/ST candidate.
  1. The DD has to be drawn in favour of "XLRI Jamshedpur A/c Prospectus", payable at Jamshedpur.
  2. Registration for XLRI Admissions 2009: The candidate has to log on to the website www.xlri.edu and go to XLRI Registration. Here he/she has to fill in the XLRI form and opt for the programmes he/she intends to apply for. The candidate has to provide the payment particulars of the demand draft number, amount, date and submit the form online. Mention your XAT ID and your name on the reverse of the DD.
  3. Once the candidate provides the demand draft details he/she can proceed to take printout of XLRI Payment Advise Form (XLRI PAForm).
  4. The candidate has to enclose the demand draft along with the duly completed XLRI PAForm and send it by registered post /speed post /courier so as to reach XLRI Admission Office, XLRI Jamshedpur on or before December 05, 2008.
  5. XLRI Prospectus will be sent after receiving the request complete in all respects.
  6. The list of the short listed candidates for XLRI will be posted in the same website by January 31, 2009. The names of the candidates who subsequently succeed in the selection interviews and/or group discussions for admission to XLRI will be intimated individually and also will be posted at www.xlri.ac.in and www.xlri.edu


  1. Candidate need to register online on or before November 30, 2008.
  2. Candidates are responsible for ensuring that their application is complete and all the information provided in connection with their application is authentic and accurate. Any incomplete and inaccurate applications would be automatically rejected.
  3. Candidates can change/update their payment details, choice of programme, percentage of marks in graduation up to November 30, 2008.
  4. Candidates are not allowed to change the test center after November 30,2008. However, in case of genuine difficulties a candidate needs to send the supporting documents to the Chairperson, Admissions so as to reach the office by December, 15, 2008. The decision of the admission office will be final.
  5. Candidate is required to verify their photograph & signature as and when the link is provided to them.

Procedure for Obtaining XLRI Prospectus from Axis Bank and XLRI Registration

  1. A candidate interested in XLRI, has to first register for XAT. The XAT ID and password so obtained are required for applying to XLRI.
  2. A Candidate intending to apply for any one of the programmes can obtain XLRI Prospectus from select branches of AXIS Bank on payment of Rs. 900/- for general candidate and Rs. 600/- for SC/ST candidate.
  3. A candidate can apply for more than one programme, but not more than three programmes. If he/she intends to apply for more than one programme, an amount of Rs. 1500/- is to be paid for general candidate and an amount of Rs. 1100/- is to be paid for SC/ST candidate.
  4. Registration for XLRI Admissions 2009: The candidate has to visit the website: www.xlri.edu and go to XLRI Registration. Here he/she has to fill in the online XLRI form indicating their option for one or more programme(s). The candidate has to provide XLRI Prospectus number, date, amount and AXIS Bank branch name then submit the form.
  5. Once the candidate provides the bank detail he/she can proceed to take the printout of XLRI Payment Advise Form (XLRI PA Form).
  6. The candidate has to enclose the third copy of bank/XLRI pay-in-slip along with the duly completed XLRI PA Form and use the special envelope provided with the XLRI Prospectus and send it by registered post /speed post/courier within a week of obtaining the XLRI Prospectus.Mention your XAT ID and name on the reverse of the Bank pay-in-slip. The last date for receiving the XLRI PA Form at the Admissions Office, XLRI Jamshedpur is December 05, 2008.
  7. The list of the short listed candidates for XLRI will be posted in the same website by January 31, 2009. The names of the candidates who subsequently succeed in the selection interviews and/or group discussions for admission to XLRI will be intimated individually and also will be posted at www.xlri.ac.in and www.xlri.edu

XLRI XAT 2009 Test Centers

The Test Centres include Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Goa, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rourkela, Thiruvananthapuram, Vadodora and Vishakhapatnam. The centres are subject to change during a particular year.

XAT Exam Pattern

XAT usually comprises 3 sections - with a time limit of 40 minutes for each of the sections.

One section is Reading Comprehension and Verbal Ability questions. Another section is Quantitative Ability, Reasoning and Data Interpretation questions and the Third section is General Awareness Questions.

  • The Number of Sections: 3 (With an Essay after the test)
  • The Number of Questions: 200 (It may change time to time)
  • No of Choices per question: 4
  • Time given for the paper: 120 min
  • Time given for the essay: 20 min
  • Marks for correct answer: +1
  • Marks for wrong answer: -1/3

Essay Topic: Students are expected to write an essay of about 250-300 words in 20 minutes.

XLRI XAT 2009 List of Axis Bank Branches

Serial No.Circle Branch NameBranch Code
1Andhra PradeshChittor 275
2 Hyderabd Main Branch008
3 Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad030
4 Kakinada076
5 Secunderabad 068
6 Vijayawada069
7 Vishakhapatnam369
8 Warangal292

Serial No.CircleBranch NameBranch Code
9Assam & North EastDibrugarh597
10 Guwahati140
11 Shillong270
13 Patna142
14Chandigarh Chandigarh Main Branch041
16 Bilaspur164
17 Raipur139
18Delhi Hauz Khas, Delhi552
19 Janakpuri207
20 Karkardooma372
21 New Delhi Main Branch007
22  Rohini Sector 7, Delhi431
23 Shakti Nagar, Delhi054
24 Vasant Kunj, Delhi
26GujaratAhmedabad Main Branch003
27 Anand 457
28 Baroda Main Branch013
29  Bhavnagar200
30 Rajkot087
31 Surat047
32 Vastrapur,Ahmedabad032
33HaryanaAmbala Cantt432
34 Gurgaon056
35 Karnal394
36 Kurukshetra314
37 Rohtak204
38 Himachal PradeshShimla050
39Jammu & kashmirJammu147
40JharkhandBistupur, Jamshedpur012
41 Bokaro171
42 Dhanbad172
43 Ranchi106
44  Sakchi, Jamshedpur340
45KarnatakaBangalore Main Branch009
46 Belgaum138
47 Hubli129
48 Indiranagar,Bangalore114
49  Jayanagar II, Bangalore052
50 Mangalore077
51 Mysore151
52 Kerala Kochi081
53   Kozhikode136
54  Thiruvananthapuram 113
55 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal044
56  Gwalior158
57   Indore043
58  Jabalpur128
59Maharashtra Ahmednagar 215
60  Amravati265
61 Aurangabad 165
62 Bandra, Mumbai028
63 Kothrud, Pune104
64 Mumbai Main Branch004
65 Nagpur048
66 Nasik115
67 Pune037
68 Shivaji Park, Mumbai341
69 Thane061
70 Vashi, Navi Mumbai072
72 Bhubneshwar 024
73 Cuttack091
74 Dhenkenal632
75 Jeypore633
76 Kalpanasquare, Bhubaneahwar438
77 Rourkela262
78 Sambalpur306
79 Pondicherry209
80Punjab Jalandhar155
81 Ludhiana 042
82 Patiala 195
83Rajasthan Ajmer 356
84 Bikaner City335
85 Jaipur010
86 Jodhpur057
87 Kota 228
88 Udaipur097
89Tamil Nadu Adyar, chennai 082
90 Ashok Nagar, Chennai 285
91 Bank Road, Coimbatore 090
92 Chennai Main Branch 006
93 Madurai109
94 R S Puram, Coimbatore 563
95 Salem170
96 Tambaram, Chennai428
97 Tiruchirapalli137
98 Tirunelveli258
99 Vellore523
100Uttar Pradesh Agra086
101 Aligarh310
102 Allahabad University286
103 Bareilly205
104 Gorakhpur331
105 Kanpur Main133
106 Lucknow Main Branch053
107 Meerut Cantt177
108 Noida022
109 Varanasi287
111 Roorkee249
112 Rudrapur176
113 West Bengal034
114 Burdwan148
115 Dalhousie square,Kolkata 153
116 Durgapur213
117 Golpark,Kolkata 011
118 Kharagpur190
119 Kolkata Main Branch005
120 ShyamBazar,Kolkata084
121 Siliguri035

XLRI List of XAT 2009 Associate Institutes

Algol School of Technology
Near Hero Honda ChowkBehind Sector-34,Marble Market,Sector 34
Gurgaon, Haryana - 122001
Email: info@algolworld.com
Phone No: 124-3212001/02
Alliance Business Academy
19th Cross, 7th Main, BTM 2nd Stage, N S Palya
Bangalore, Karnataka - 560076
Email: alliance@bgl.vsnl.net.in
Phone No: 080-26681444/0324/0051,
Fax: 080-26684137
Asian Institute of Management
Eugenio Lopez Foundation Bldg, Joseph R.Mc Micking Campus,123 Paseo de Roxas,
Makati City 1260, Philippines. Makati City-001260
Email: aimnet@aim.edu
Phone No: 00632-8924011
Fax: 00632-8179240
Asia Pacific Institute of Management
3 Institutional Area, Jasola (Opp. Sarita Vihar)
New Delhi, Delhi-110025
Email: admissions@asiapacific.edu
Phone No: 011-42094800-30
Fax: 011-26951541
BLS Institute of Management
Opposite Mohan Meakin Factory, Mohan Nagar
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh-201007
Email: bis_im@vsnl.net
Phone No: 120-2658405/2657654/2657632
Dept of Management Studies Goa University
Taleigao Plateau
Goa, Goa-403206
Email: registra@unigoa.ac.in
Phone No: 832-6519002/6519005/6519006
Fax: 832-2451184/2452889
EMPI Business School
CSKM Educational Complex, Satbari, Chattarpur
New Delhi, Delhi-110074
Email: empi@vsnl.com
Phone No: 011-26653764/4727
Fax: 011-26490354
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Near Village Bhat, Via Ahmedabad Airport & Indira Bridge, P.O. Bhat, Dist-Gandhinagar
Email: ediindiaad1@sancharnet.in
Phone No: 79-23969153/23969158/23969159/23969163
Fax: 79-23969164
Gitam Institute of International Business
Gandhinagar Campus, Rushikonda
Visakhapatnam,Andhra Pradesh-530045
Email: giftindia@gift-india.org
Phone No: 0891-2790505/2840403
Fax: 0891-2790036
Globsyn Business School
XI - 11 & 12, Block EP Salt Lake Electronics Complex,Sector - V, Salt lake
Kolkatta,West Bengal-700091
Email: gbs@globsyn.co.in
Phone No: 91-(33) 23573610-15
Fax: 91-3257 3684
Goa Institute of Management
Goa, Goa-403006
Email: admissions@gim.ac.in
Phone No: 0832-2490300/2490304
Fax: 0832-2444136
HDF School of Management
M-4, Samant Vihar, Near Kalinga Hospital Square, P.O Mancheswar Railway Colony
Bhubaneswar, Orissa-751017
Email: hdfsom@hdf.org.in
Phone No: 0674-2301019
IILM Academy of Higher Learning
17 - 18, Knowledge Park - II, Gautam Budh Nagar
Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh-201306
Email: adm@icms.ac.in
Phone No: 0120-2320056/57/59/60
Fax: 0120-2350058
Indian Business Academy
Laxmipura, Thataguni Post, Kanakapura Main Road
Bangalore, Karnataka-560062
Email: pg2008@ibaintl.org
Phone No: 080-28435931-34
Fax: 080-28435935
IILM Institute for Higher Education
Plot 69, Sector 53
Gurgaon, Haryana-122003
Phone No: 0124-4559300/3296874
Fax: 0124-4559390
Indian Institute of Finance
Post Box 8486, Ashok Vihar II
New Delhi,Delhi-110052
Email: iif@vsnl.com
Phone No: 011-27136257/27136437
Fax: 011-27454128/27234473
Indian Institute of Management Training
EL-39/5, MIDC, Near Indrayani Nagar
Email: info@iimtpune.com
Phone No: 020-27129666/27127888
Fax: 020-27129666
Indus World School of Business
15-A, Knowledge Park II
Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh-201306
Email: admissions@iwsb.in
Phone No: 0120-3120655
Institute for Financial Management and Research
24 Kothari Road, Numgambakkam
Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600034
Phone No: 044-28273801
Fax: 044-28279208
Institute for Technology and Management
ITM Campus, 25 & 26, Institutional Area,Sector 4, Kharghar (E)
Navi Mumbai,Maharashtra-410210
Email: kharghar@itm.edu
Phone No: 022-27742793/98
Fax: 022-27740950
Institute of Management and Information Science
Vivekananda Marg
Email: imis@imis.ac.in
Phone No: 0674-2435697/2433762
Fax: 0674-2433932
International Academy of Management and Entrepreneurship
152/2, Nisarga Campus, Behind The Art of Living, Off Kanakapura road, Udayapura Post
Email: info@iame.org.in
Phone No: 080-32416119/09343369386/09379083902/0937908390

International Institute for Special Education
1, Shanti Niketan, New Hyderabad
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh-226007
Email: iise@iiseindia.com
Phone No: 0522-2780055
Fax: 0522-2780411
International School of Business and Media
Ashoka Plaza, S No 32/2, Next to Weikfield Company, Nagar Road
Phone No: 020-26633444/46
Fax: 020-26633919
International School of Business and Research
No. 62 B, Electronic City, Phase I, Opp. Electronic City Police Station and Post Office
Email: info@isbr.in
Phone No: 080-32536372/32536382
International School of Management Excellence
CAP - 1, Export Promotion Industrial Park Near ITPL, Whitefield
Bangalore, Karnataka-560066
Email: contact@isme.in
Phone No: 080-65606200/6300
Fax: 080-28416767
Invertis Institute of Management Studies
12th KM Stone, Bareilly-Lucknow Highway N H 24, Near Transport Nagar
Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh-243123
Email: info@invertis.org
Phone No: 0581-2460442/2460443
Fax: 0581-2460454
Jagannath International Management School
MOR Pocket 105, Kalkaji
New Delhi, Delhi-110019
Email: jinims@vsnl.com
Phone No: 011-26442957,58,59
Fax: 011-26220998
Jagran Institute of Communication and Management JICM
DPS Campus, Bhadbhada Road
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh-462044
Email: admission@jswsindia.com
Phone No: 0755-2696969/2699941
Fax: 0755-2696640
Karunya University
Karunya Nagar
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu-641114
Email: ku@karunya.edu,
Phone No: 0422-2614300
Fax: 0422-2615615
Kejriwal Insititute of Management and Development Studies
Pindrakom, Tetari P.O. Namkum
Ranchi, Jharkhand-834010
Email: kimds_ins@rediffmail.com
Phone No: 0651-2941074
Fax: 0651-2282716
Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies
Yantrapur Post
Email: kiams@bgl.vsnl.net.in
Phone No: 08192-241269/241486/241483
Fax: 08192-241270
Kohinoor Business School
Kohinoor Corporate Office, Senapati Bapat Marg, Dadar (West)
Mumbai, Maharashtra-400028
Email: kbs@kohinoor.ac.in
Phone No: 022-66530010/13
Fax: 022-66530011
Krupajal Business School
Prasanti Vihar, Pubasasan, Kausalya Ganga,
Email: kbs_director@india.com
Phone No: 0674-2465128,
Fax: 0674-2465701
Lovely Professional University
Lovely Campus, Jalandhar Ludhiana G T Road, Near Chaheru Railway Bridge, Phagwara
Punjab, Punjab-144402
Email: info@lpu.co.in
Phone No: 01824-500701/9876740030/9815766677
Fax: 01824-506111
Loyola Institute of Business Administration
Loyola College, Nungambakkum
Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600034
Email: admissions@liba.edu
Phone No: 044-28175353 - 57
Fax: 044-28173183
Management and Entrepreneurial Development Academy
6, MEDA ANNEXE, S R Road, Off New BEL Road
Bangalore, Karnataka-560094
Email: admissions@meda.in
Phone No: 080-23517432/32429260/9886748835
Fax: 080-41687754
Master School of Management
F-17, Shastri Nagar
Merut, Uttar Pradesh-250005
Email: admission@mastersindia.com
Phone No: 0121-2769984/85
Fax: 0121-2770833/2661590
MATS School of Business and IT
319, 17th Cross, 25th Main, JP Nagar, 6th Phase
Bangalore, Karnataka-560078
Email: enquiry@mats.ac.in
Phone No: 080-26532728
Fax: 080-26532730
MITCON Institute of Management
Sr. No 331 Opp Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports complex,Near octroi Naka, Balewadi
Pune, Maharashtra-411045
Phone No: 020-66289600
Fax: 020-66289601
MOP Vaishnav College for Women
No 20, IV Lane, Nungambakkam High Road
Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600034
Email: mopvcfw@eth.net
Phone No: 044-28330262/677
Fax: 044-28330385
Mount Carmel Institute of Management
Post Graduate Centre, 58 Palace Road, Vasanthnagar
Bangalore, Karnataka-560052
Email: mounts@bgl.vsnl.net.in
Phone No: 080-22261487/22382667/22261759
Fax: 080-22261487
NCR Business School
Niwari Road
Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh-201204
Email: info@ncreducation.org
Phone No: 01232-291070
NIMT B Schools
G T Road, Delhi Ghaziabad Highway, Opp Indira Priya Darshani Park, Near Hindon river Bridge, Mohan Nagar
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh-000000
Email: nimtbschools@yahoo.com
Phone No: 0120-6526249, 2657609
Fax: 0120-2657726

Praxis Business School
Bakrahat Road, P.O. Rasapunja, 24 Parganas (South)
Kolkata, West Bengal-700104
Email: future@praxis.ac.in
Phone No: 033-24980553/4/09836877599
School of Management Sciences
Khushipur (Mohan Sarai-Mugal Sarai Bypass) P.O. - Bachhaon
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh-221011
Email: smsvns@satyam.net.in
Phone No: 0542-2271771/72, 3259266
Fax: 0542-2418742
Shiva Institute of Management Studies
364-365, Pandav Nagar Industrial Area, Near Rezapur Railway Crossing, NH 24
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh-201002
Email: shiva_ims@yahoo.co.in
Phone No: 0120-2703521/2702412/2702866
Fax: 0120-2700193
SIET Institute of Management
SIET Tower, No 25, Bull Temple Road,
Bangalore, Karnataka-560004
Email: info@simb.in
Phone No: 080-4150 5314, 4150 8141
Fax: 080-4150 5313
Siva Sivani Institute of Management
Kompally, Via Hakimpet
Secunderabad,Andhra Pradesh-500014
Phone No: 08418-232727/735/651
Fax: 08418-232651
S P Jain Institute of Management and Research
Munshi Nagar, Dadabhai Road, Andheri (W)
Mumbai, Maharashtra-400058
Email: spjicom@spjimr.ernet.in
Phone No: 022-26230396/2401/7454
Fax: 022-26237042
Sri Sharada Institute of Indian Management and Research
Plot No. 7, Phase - II, Institutional Area,Vasant Kunj
New Delhi, Delhi-110070
Phone No: 011-26124090/91
Fax: 011-26124092
St Josephs College of Business Administration
Post Box 25003, F M Cariappa Road, Residency Road
Bangalore, Karnataka-560025
Email: sjbac@vsnl.net
Phone No: 080-22127765/22127781/22127791
Fax: 080-22228771
Suryadatta Group of Institutes
2074, Sadashiv Peth, Vijayanagar Colony
Pune, Maharashtra-411030
Email: suryadatta@vsnl.net
Phone No: 020-24330425/24336000
Fax: 020-24330400
Training and Advanced Studies in Management and Communications Ltd
TASMAC House, TASMAC Road, Viman Nagar
Pune, Maharashtra-411014
Email: giridua@tasmac.ac.in
Phone No: 020-65003872/26632456/26632893
Fax: 020-4001431
VIT Business School
VIT University
Vellore, Tamil Nadu-632014
Email: provc@vit.ac.in
Phone No: 0416-2202125/2202168
Fax: 0416-2245544/2240411
Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research
Lakhamsi Napoo Road, Matunga(Central), Next to R.A.Podar College
Mumbai, Maharashtra-400019
Phone No: 022-24178300
Fax: 022-24097824
Xavier Institute of Development Action and Studies
Mandla Road, Tilhari
Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh-482021
Email: slrsj45@gmail.com
Phone No: 0761-2602483/2601091
Fax: 0761-2605341
Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar

Xavier Square
Bhubaneswar, Orissa-751013
Email: admisn@ximb.ac.in
Phone No: 0674-2300688/098/846
Fax: 0674-2300995
Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship
Electronics City, Phase II, Institutional Area, Hosur Road
Bangalore, Karnataka-560100
Email: xime@xime.org
Phone No: 080-28528477/28528597/598/732
Fax: 080-28528733/28520019
Xavier Institute of Social Service
Purulia Road PO: Box 7
Ranchi, Jharkhand-834001
Email: xiss@xiss.ac.in
Phone No: 0651-2200873/2204456
Fax: 0651-2315381/2351482
XLRI School of Business and Human Resources
C. H. Area (East)
Jamshedpur, Jharkhand-831035
Email: admis@xlri.ac.in
Phone No: 0657-3983203/04/05
Fax: 0657-3983200

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