XAT Registration: XAT Application Form, Last Date, Fees

XAT Registration: XAT Application Form, Last Date, Fees

ByNeeraj Mishra  |  Updated on: May 17, 2022The XAT Registration 2023 will start tentatively in the first week of August. Get all the details of XAT Registration Last Date, Application Form, Fees, and Steps to Apply here.
The XAT Registration 2023 will start tentatively in the first week of August. Get all the details of XAT Registration Last Date, Application Form, Fees, and Steps to Apply here.
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XAT Registration 2023 is expected to start in the first week of August 2022. The candidates who wish to appear for the upcoming exam must fill XAT Application Form on the official website and finish the XAT Registration online before the last date. Applicants must go through all the instructions and details about the exam before applying for XAT Exam. 

The XAT 2023 registration process will be online. The candidates have to fill out the form and pay XAT Registration Fees online to complete the process successfully. Here, you will get all the details regarding XAT Registration in terms of Application Form details, Fees, Steps to Apply, and Last Date.

XAT Registration 2023

XAT Registration is the first and compulsory step to apply for the MBA Admission in XLRI and other XAMI Members Institutes. The candidates meeting the eligibility criteria, that is 3 years of Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university, can fill XAT Application Form 2022. It is expected that XLRI will release the official notification for XAT 2023 Registration in the first week of August 2022.

 The candidates wishing to apply for the upcoming XAT Exam must go through all the details regarding the exam pattern, syllabus, and eligibility criteria. Note the XAT Registration Last Date to avoid missing the deadline and fill the form accordingly.

XAT Registration Date 2023

XAT Registration 2023 official will be released by XLRI Jamshedpur tentatively in August 2023. Note the table below to avoid missing the deadline for XAT Registration Last Date.



XAT 2023 Registration Begins

First Week of August 2022 (Tentatively)

XAT Last Date to Apply 2022

First Week of December 2022 (Tentatively)

XAT 2023 Exam

First week of January 2023 (Tentatively)

XAT Application Form Highlights

XAT Registration is a one-time process. So, the candidates must be aware of not making any errors while filling XAT Application Form. Apart from that, XAT Registration Fees are also not refundable. Note the below table to know the important highlights of XAT 2023 Registration.

XAT Registration 


XAT Registration 2023 Mode


XAT Registration Fees

INR 1800 (+300 for candidates interested in XLRI programs)

Payment mode

Debit/credit card or net banking

Test City Options


Documents required for XAT Registration

Recent passport size photo

Scanned signature

Scanned copy of Category Certificate 

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How to Complete XAT Registration 2023?

The candidates aiming at XAT 2023 should note that the process of filling out XAT Application Form 2023 will be online completely. You have to follow a few steps to ensure successful registration for the upcoming exam. Note the below section for an overview of the detailed steps to fill out the XAT Application form.

Step 1: XAT Registration

First of all, the candidates have to register themselves on the official website of the XAT Exam. Note the below section to know the steps for XAT 2023 Registration.

  • Visit the official XAT website: xatonline.in
  • Click on the "New User Registration" tab.
  • Enter the details as per the requirements like name, address, mobile number, and email ID.
  • Click on “Submit” to generate a User ID and Password.
  • You will get a provisional XAT ID and Password on your registered mobile number and email ID.

[Note: In case you do not receive your ID and Password then surely do the below things:

  • Check the Spam Folder
  • Call Helpdesk Number: 1800 267 4008 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Sent Email to xat2021@xlri.ac.in]

Step 2: Fill Out XAT Application Form

After registering with the official portal of XAT 2023, the candidates need to fill out the application form. It consists of some important details like Personal Information, Educational Qualification, Test City Preference, Programmes Details, and Work Experience (If any). Below are the details steps to fill out XAT Application Form 2023.

  • Visit the official website of XAT
  • Login to the portal with your XAT ID and Password.
  • Click on Apply Now.
  • Fill in the details as per requirements like Personal Details, Address, Educational Qualification, Course Details, and Work Experience (If you have any).
  • Select Test City as per your preference.
  • Click on the “Next” Tab for payment.

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Step 3: Pay XAT Registration Fees

Before proceeding with the payment, it is advised to revise the XAT Application Form once. Check all the spelling you have entered carefully. Additionally, ensure a successful payment process. If you fail to complete the payment, your XAT 2023 Registration will automatically be rejected.


XAT Application Form Fee

XAT Registration Fees

INR 1800 (+300 for candidates interested in XLRI programs)

XAT 2023 Registration Late Fee

INR 2050 (+500 for candidates interested in XLRI programs)

Indian Candidates applying for GMP through GMAT

INR 2500

NRI/Foreign Candidates applying for one or more programs through GMAT

INR 5000

XAT Registration: Acceptable Modes of Payment

Note the table below to know the payment modes which are accepted to gyve XAT Registration Fees.

RuPay Debit Card

Internet Banking

Visa Debit Card


Master Card / Maestro Debit Cards

Cash Cards

Credit Cards

Mobile Wallets

Step 4: Confirmation of Successful Submit of XAT Application Form

On the successful payment of the XAT Registration Fee, the candidates will get a confirmation mail and message on their registered mail ID and mobile number respectively. Keep this in a safe place to avoid any type of miscommunication in the future.

Documents Required for XAT Registration 2023

The candidates appearing for the upcoming XAT Exam must be aware of the documents, which are needed to fill XAT Registration Form. Keep the following documents by your side in order to fill in personal and academic details accurately.

Documents Required for XAT Registration


Academic Documents

Marksheets and certificates of Class X, Class XII, Graduation, and/or other equivalent exams.

Scanned Images

Scanned images of photographs and signature

Scanned copy of category certificate (if any)

Payment Details

Bank details (credit card, debit card, or net banking) for payment of XAT Registration Fees 

Work Experience (If have)

Experience certificate or letter of recommendation from the employer as a proof of work experience (Specifically for programmes where work experience is mandatory)

Contact Details

Valid email address and mobile number

XAT 2023 Registration: Documents Upload Guidelines 

You must be required to upload all the documents while filling out the XAT Application form 2023 as per the official guidelines provided by XLRI.

Photo Upload Guidelines

Note the below table to get an overview of the important Do’s and Don’ts for uploading the photo during XAT Registration.



The photo must be a recent passport-sized photograph in JPG/ JPEG format not older than 6 months. 

Avoid Black or Dark backgrounds or landscape images.

Do prefer a white coloured or light coloured background.

Ensure that there is no red-eyed photo or a photo with a flash.

The photo size must be between 20KB to 50KB.

Do not upload black and white photos

The file size should be between 20KB to 50KB.

Black and white photographs should not be uploaded.

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Signature Upload Guidelines

Important guidelines to upload a signature for XAT Registration are mentioned below:

  • Sign on white paper with a black-ink pen
  • The signature must be in running handwriting and clearly visible
  • The accepted file size is 10KB to 20KB with dimensions of 140x60 pixel
  • Do not make any errors in the uploaded signature that will be put on the XAT Admit Card.

Document Scanning Guidelines

While scanning the documents for XAT Registration, the candidates must keep the below points in their minds.

  • Camera resolution must be 200 dpi with true colour set up. The photo should be against a light-colored, preferably white background.
  • Use the “Upload Editor” to crop the image to the final size.
  • Save the scanned images using the “save as” option and crop or resize using the specific options.

Test City Preferences for XAT 2023 Registration 

The candidates need to select the exam city as per their suitability. You can choose 2 exam cities for XAT 2023 from the list. Note one thing; you can change the test city preferences only one time before the XAT Registration Last Date

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Do’s and Don’ts While Applying for XAT Exam

Note the below points in your mind to fill out XAT Application Form 2023 without any interruptions. 

  • Use the latest version of Google Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge for XAT 2023 Registration.
  • Clear the cache before proceeding with the XAT 2023 Application Process 
  • Avoid using mobile phones or tablets to fill out XAT Application Form 2023.
  • Check your internet connectivity for a hassle-free process.
  • Be calm and do not hurry while filling XAT Registration Form.

Important Terms for XAT 2023 Registration

The candidates must be aware of each step of XAT registration to avoid any possible errors. Note the below for the two most common terms used at the time of filling the XAT Application Form.

New User Registration

Registered Candidate Login

Applicable for first-time registrations. The candidates have to enter their Name, email, mobile number, and password must be entered to start the application process.

Candidates who have already provided the data can log in and start applying anytime using their credentials.

XAT Registration 2023 - Points to Remember

Note the below point for a smooth process for XAT 2023 Registration.

  • The candidates will be able to log in with the ID and Password only after the successful registration for XAT.
  • Do not press the refresh button or go back at the time of payment.
  • Carefully review the XAT Application Form before the final submission.
  • You will get an e-receipt after the online payment of XAT Registration Fees.
  • Upload the images as per specifications mentioned by XAT Exam Authorities.
  • The candidates can only edit the XAT Test Cities once before the XAT Registration Last Date.

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XAT Registration FAQs

  • It is expected that the XAT Registration 2023 will start in the first week of August 2022. As per the trends, XLRI will release the XAT Application Form on its official website: xatonline.in. Stay tuned with BYJU’S Exam Prep to get updated information regarding XAT registration information.

  • XLRI still has not announced XAT Last Date to Apply for the upcoming exam. The candidates will get to all the details for the XAT Registration process after the declaration of official notification of XLRI.

  • XLRI does not provide any facility to edit the details entered in XAT Application Form. in some crucial circumstances, XLRI may consider the change request only for a few details.

  • Your XAT Registration might get rejected due to the following reasons.

    • Incomplete application
    • Not uploaded photo and signature as per the specifications
    • Failed to pay XAT Registration Fees.
  • The candidates can retrieve their XAT Registration ID and Password by the below-mentioned steps.

    • Go to the Official Website of XAT,
    • Enter into the login window
    • Select the “Forgot Password” options.
    • Enter the “captcha” displayed and your registered email id 
    • The “New Password” or the “Password Reset Link” will be emailed to this ID.
  • The candidates will get a XAT ID and Password after the successful XAT Registration process. If you do not get your provisional ID and password after the submission, immediately contact the XAT Exam Authority.

  • The Candidates who have completed 3 years of Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university in any stream can apply for XAT 2023. However, the final year students can also apply for this exam. But they have to submit their education proof within the stipulated time mentioned by XLRI.

  • To ensure the successful registration process, the candidates have to pay XAT Registration Fee by Debit Card, Credit Card, and Internet Banking Process. XLRI has revised the XAT Application Form fees. 

    • XAT Registration Fees: 1800/- (+300 for XLRI Programmes)
  • No, there is no option for applying for the XAT in offline mode. The entire process is online and the candidates have to fill out XAT Application Form online.

  • Yes, to participate in GD-PI Round in XLRI, the candidates have to fill out an online form mentioning their academic qualifications and XAT Score. This form is free of cost. The candidates will get this form if they clear XLRI Cut Off.