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XAT Syllabus 2020 Pdf

XAT Syllabus 2020 Pdf:  Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is a national-level management test conducted by XLRI on the behalf of XAMI. Candidates who are thinking to give XAT 2020. that is scheduled on 6 January should first check the exam pattern and XAT Syllabus to obtain the qualifying marks in the exam.

xat syllabus pdf

To get admission in approx 150 MBA colleges across India, candidates will have to qualify the XAT entrance exam. Candidates are advised to check the XAT Section Wise Syllabus here

XAT 2020 Syllabus (Subject Wise)

Section -1Verbal Ability
  • 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
Reading Comprehension
  • Abstract topics
  • Literature,
  • Social and Economic issues;
  • Science & Culture
  • History & Fiction
Logical Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Clocks
  • Calendars
  • Fact
  • Inference
  • Judgement
  • Binary Logic
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Blood Relations
  • Logical Sequence
  • Assumption
  • Premise
  • Statement Conclusion
Section-2Decision Making
  • Conditions and Grouping Test
  • Case lets
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Complex Arrangement
  • Data Arrangement Test.
  • Decision Making in a situation
Section-3Quantitative Ability
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Interest (Simple and Compound)
  • Speed, Time and Distance; Time and Work
  • Averages; Ratio and Proportion
  • Number System
  • Algebra
  • Geometry including Co-ordinate Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • 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
Data Interpretation
  • Data Tables
  • Data charts
  • Bar diagrams
  • Pie charts
  • Graphs
  • Data analysis and comparison
General Knowledge/ Current Affairs & Essay Writing
  • History & Culture
  • Geography
  • Economics & Business
  • Politics
  • Sports
  • National Issues
  • Ecosystem & Diversity
  • National Capital & Currency
  • Important Dates
  • Invention
  • Books & Authors
  • Films
  • Personalities
  • Science, etc.

XAT 2020 Exam Pattern

After knowing the syllabus of XAT, candidates are required to know the XAT Exam Pattern. It will help you to know the overview of question paper. To get familiar with the XAT exam paper, candidates are advised to check the exam pattern before appearing for the exam. XAT Test Pattern will give idea about the time duration for each section, marks slotted to each section, marking scheme, mode of examination, etc. The pattern of paper will be decided by the official authority.

Take a look over the XAT Entrance Exam Pattern 2020 for better preparation.

Mode of ExamOnline
Total Time Duration210 minutes (170 minutes for Paper-1 & 35 minutes for Paper-2)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions & Subjective (essay writing)
No of Paper2
Total Questions72 questions in Paper-1 & 25 questions of GK in Paper-2
Marking Scheme

3 marks for each correct response.

-1 will be deducted for wrong attempt.

XAT Marking Scheme 2020

Each question carries one mark and for each wrong answer there will negative marking of 1/4 (0.25) marks. Zero marks will be allotted for unanswered question. But after 12 questions that have not been attempted there will be negative marking of 0.05 marks for each unanswered questions.

 You Can also check XAT Previous Year Question Papers and process to download XAT Admit Card from our seprate Article. We are also having tranding FAQ on our landing page Here XAT 2020. and we will update all articles as per the new updates. So Keep visiting and Do Well.

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