XAT Admit Card

XAT 2023 - The Complete Guide

Almost for around 70 years now, XLRI is conducting XAT at all India level to select the most suitable aspirants for management education. Around 160 institutions in India uses the XAT score for selection to MBA program

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XAT 2023 Admit card are available to download from 26 December 2022. For downloading XAT hall ticket/ admit card aspirants need to use their XAT login credentials such as User ID and Password.

All aspirants will need to carry XAT admit card along with one original valid photo ID proof to the XAT exam centre. XAT admit card holds on it all the required information about XAT Test date, time, the procedures and directions which the aspirant needs to follow on the day of examination.

XAT Admit Card cum Hall Ticket:

XAT Admit card download starts from: Dec 26, 2022

XAT Admit card download Last Date: Jan 08, 2023, Sunday, 9:30 AM

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At the time of downloading XAT 2023 admit card, one needs to follow the steps that are given below so that they do not face any problem. On the day of XAT 2022, all aspirants are required to carry a printed copy of it along with one valid original photo ID proof.

How to Download XAT Admit Card/ Hall Ticket?

Following are the step to Download XAT 2022 Admit Card
steps to download XAT admit card
  • Step 1 – Go to the portal of XAT test: www.xatonline.in.
  • Step 2 - Click on ‘Login’ link.
  • Step 3 – Write your XAT User ID and Password in the space provided, then click on ‘Login’.
  • Step 4 - Then click on ‘Admit Card’ link.
  • Step 5 - Then download XAT 2023 admit card to your device and save.
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Documents to Carry to the XAT Exam Centres 2023

XAT is on Jan 08, 2023, all aspirants needs to carry any one of the following photo ID proof in original for the authentication process.

  • Voter ID card
  • Aadhar card
  • College ID
  • PAN card
  • Driving license
  • Passport
  • Employee ID card

Details Mentioned on XAT Admit Card 2023.

The following details must be printed on the XAT admit card. In case of any discrepancy such as spelling mistake, wrong dates or any other mistake or missing information, you need to contact the examination conducting body immediately.

  • XAT ID
  • Applicant’s photograph
  • Applicant’s signature
  • Applicant’s name
  • Applicant’s Date of birth (DOB)
  • XAT 2022 exam date
  • Applicant’s PwD status
  • Reporting time for XAT 2022 exam
  • Gate closure time at Test Centre
  • Applicant’s Test city
  • Exam duration and timing of Applicant.
  • XAT 2023 exam centre name and address
  • Test centre’s Google map link
  • Applicant’s Emergency contact number
  • XAT 2023 exam day guidelines and instructions

Following are the Instructions Mentioned on the XAT Admit Card

  • For any error in the XAT 2022 admit card, candidates are advised to bring this issue to the notice of the examination conducting body.
  • Request for any change in the XAT test centre will not be entertained.
  • Validity of XAT admit card is limited and is valid for a specific time only.
  • Once the entrance gate is closed, applicants will not be allowed to go inside.
  • Use of any electronic device such as calculator, mobile phones, smart watches etc. is not permitted inside the test centre.
  • The candidature for the XAT exam will be completely provisional. The aspirant’s candidature can be cancelled at any stage of the admission process, if his/her eligibility conditions are not completed. Read More about XAT Eligibility Condition
  • Frisking will be done before entering the exam hall. Storage facility will not be provided to candidates at the examination centre, therefore, if any offensive item is found, candidates will be asked to leave it outside the XAT exam premises.
  • Prior to 10 minutes of the examination, candidates will be allowed to login to the allotted computer system.
  • In the examination hall, candidates will be provided with a rough sheet and pen.
  • On completion of XAT entrance test, and before leaving the examination hall all applicants need to submit the rough paper to the invigilator.
  • The XAT admit card reference number is meant for seating plan.

XAT Admit Card Sample:

XAT admit card sample with instruction

Why XAT Admit Card is required?

XAT 2023 admit card is an important document, which aspirant need to carry on the test day to the examination centre. Aspirant will not be allowed to enter the XAT centre without admit card. The XAT 2022 admit card have all the information related to the candidate and XAT exam. Aspirants are required to retain the XAT 2022 admit card till the conclusion of admission process, as it will be required at the time of XAT counselling.

Test day Guidelines for XAT 2023:

  • Applicants are recommended to report to their particular XAT test centre one hour before the beginning of test.
  • Applicants must obey to all the guidelines given on the admit card and by the exam invigilator.
  • Rough work has to be done in the margins and any type of misconduct will not be accepted.
  • Take your seat as per Centre Registration Number (CRN).

XAT Exam Centres 2023

XAT 2023 will be conducted on 8th January 2023 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM in following 74 cities online simultaneously. Student needs to select 2 cities of their choice from the list given below for the test.









Aurangabad City(Maharashtra)































Thiruvananthapuram Tiruchirappalli

Bhilai Nagar












Bokaro Steel City



Udupi Vadodara

















XAT 2023 Examination Pattern:

App Total questions: 100
Expected Question Type: MCQ only
Score for every correct answer: 1
Score for every incorrect answer: - 0.25
Length of Test/ Examination: 3 Hours only

As per the past trends, the question paper should consist of four sections with a total of 99-100 questions (Total number of questions changes every year).

Following is the list of Business Schools who accept XAT Score for admission to MBA/PGDM

1ABBS School of ManagementBengaluruadmissions@acharyabbs.ac.inwww.abbssm.edu.in
2AIMS school Of Business (AIMS Institutes)Bengaluruadmission@theaims.ac.inwww.theaims.ac.in
3Alliance UniversityBengalurumba@alliance.edu.inwww.alliance.edu.in
4Amrita School of BusinessCoimbatoreasb@amrita.eduwww.amrita.edu/asb
5Asia Pacific Institute of ManagementNew Delhiadmissions@asiapacific.eduwww.asiapacific.edu
6Asian School of Business ManagementBhubaneswaradmission@asbm.ac.inwww.asbm.ac.in
7Balaji Institute of Modern Management(BIMM)Punedirector@bimmpune.comwww.bimmpune.com
8Balaji Institute of International BusinessPunedirector@biibpune.comwww.biibpune.com
9Balaji Institute of Management HRDPunedirector.office@bimhrdpune.comwww.bimhrdpune.com
10Bennett UniversityGreater Noidainfo@bennett.edu.inwww.bennett.edu.in
11BFIT Group of InstitutionsDehradunregistrarbfit@gmail.com,infobfitdoon@gmail.comwww.bfitdoon.com
12Birla Institute of Management TechnologyBhubaneswardirector.bbsr@bimtech.ac.inwww.bimtechbbsr.ac.in
13Birla Institute of Management TechnologyGreater Noidachairperson.admissions@bimtech.ac.inwww.bimtech.ac.in
14Birla Institute of Technology Science, PilaniPilanimba.admissions@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.inbits-pilani.ac.in
15Bharathidasan Institute of Management(BIM)Tiruchirapalliadmissions@bim.eduwww.bim.edu
16BML Munjal UniversityGurugramadmissions@bmu.edu.inwww.bmu.edu.in
17Centurion University of Technology and ManagementBhubaneswarjoin@cutm.ac.inwww.cutm.ac.in
18Chandragupt Institute of Management PatnaPatnaadmission@cimp.ac.inwww.cimp.ac.in
19Christ Institute of Management, Lavasa (Christ University)Punedirector.lavasa@christuniversity.inwww.lavasa.christuniversity.in
20CMS Business SchoolBengaluruc.vivek@jainuniversity.ac.inbschool.cms.ac.in/
21Christ (Deemed to be University) Delhi NCRGhaziabaddirector.delhincr@christuniversity.inwww.ncr.christuniversity.in
22Development Management InstitutePatnaadmissions@dmi.ac.inwww.dmi.ac.in
23Doon Business SchoolDehradunchairman@doonbusinessschool.comwww.doonbusinessschool.com
24Dr. D.Y. Patil B-SchoolPuneadmissions@dypatil.eduwww.bschool@dpu.edu.in
25Dr. Karippa school of Art and Design ManagementBengaluruadmissions@vogueacademy.comdrkariappaschool.com
26MIT World Peace UniversityPuneregistrar@mitwpu.edu.inmitwpu.edu.in/
27Entrepreneurship Development Institute of IndiaDist. Gandhinagarpgp@ediindia.orgwww.ediindia.ac.in
28Firebird Institute of Research in ManagementCoimbatoredirector@firebird.ac.inwww.firebird.ac.in
29FLAME UniversityDist Puneadmission@flame.edu.inwww.flame.edu.in
30FORE School of Management,New DelhiNew Delhidirector@fsm.ac.inwww.fsm.ac.in
31Goa Business School, Goa UniversityGoapournima.dhume@unigoa.ac.inwww.unigoa.ac.in
32Global Institute of Business Studies (GIBS Business School)Bengaluruinfo@gibsbschool.comwww.gibsbschool.com
33Gitam Institute of ManagementVishakhapatnamdirector_gim@gitam.eduwww.gim.gitam.edu
34Goa Institute of ManagementGoaadmissions@gim.ac.inwww.gim.ac.in
35GNIOT Institute of Management StudiesGreater Noidadr.aksingh@gniot.net.inwww.gims.net.in
36Great Lakes Institute of ManagementChennaiadmissions@greatlakes.edu.inwww.greatlakes.edu.in
37GITAM Hyderabad Business SchoolHyderabaddirectorhbs@gitam.eduwww.ghbs.in/
38ICBM-School of Business ExcellenceHyderabadicbmhyd@gmail.comwww.icbm.ac.in
39IFIM Business SchoolBengalurupgdm@ifimbschool.comwww.ifimbschool.com
40IIHMR UniversityJaipuradmissions@iihmr.edu.inwww.iihmr.edu.in
41Indian Institute of Forest ManagementBhopalanupadhyay@iifm.ac.inwww.iifm.ac.in
42Indus Business Academy (IBA, Bengaluru)Bengaluruadmissions@iba.ac.inwww.iba.ac.in
43IFMR Graduate School of Business,Krea UniversityChittoorgsb.mbaadmissions@krea.edu.inwww.ifmr.ac.in
44Institute for Technology and ManagementNavi Mumbaijayshelar@itm.eduwww.itm.edu
45Institute of Insurance and Risk ManagementHyderabadadmissions@iirmworld.org.inwww.iirmworld.org.in
46Institute Of Public EnterprisesHyderabadadmissions@ipeindia.orgwww.ipeindia.org
47International Management InstituteNew Delhiregistrar@imi.eduwww.imi.edu/delhi
48International Management InstituteBhubaneswaradmissions@imibh.edu.inwww.imibh.edu.in
49International School of Management PatnaPatnainfo@ismpatna.ac.inwww.ismpatna.ac.in
50IMS Business SchoolKolkataenquiry@imsbusinessschool.comwww.imsbusinessschool.com
51Institute of Management Technology ( Dubai)Dubai - UAEadmissions@imtdubai.ac.aewww.imt.ac.ae/
52Institute of Management Technology ( Hyderabad)Hyderabadpgdm@imthyderabad.edu.inwww.imthyderabad.edu.in
53Institute of Management Technology ( Nagpur)Nagpuradmissions@imtnag.ac.inwww.imtnagpur.ac.in
54Institute of Management Technology (Ghaziabad)Ghaziabadadmissions@imt.eduwww.imt.edu
55Institute of Rural Management AnandAnand,Gujaratjanak@irma.ac.inwww.irma.ac.in
56International Academy of Management Entrepreneurship (IAME)Bengalurushirdish.s@gmail.comwww.iame.co.in
57International Institute of Management StudiesPuneadmissions@iimspune.edu.inwww.iimspune.edu.in
58International School of Business Media,Pune(ISBM)Puneadmissions@isbm.ac.inwww.isbm.ac.in
59International School of Management ExcellenceBengaluruadmissions@isme.inwww.isme.in
60ISBR Business SchoolBengalurudirectoradmissions@isbr.inwww.isbr.in
61Kalinga UniversityRaipurregistrar@kalingauniversity.ac.inwww.kalingauniversity.ac.in
62Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management StudiesHariharinfo@kiams.ac.inwww.kiams.ac.in
63K J Somaiya Institute of ManagementMumbaidirector.simsr@somaiya.edusimsr.somaiya.edu
64KIIT School of ManagementBhubaneswaradmission@ksom.ac.inwww.ksom.ac.in
65Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, DelhiNew Delhiadmission@lbsim.ac.inwww.lbsim.ac.in
66Mittal School of Business,Lovely Professional UniversityPhagwara, Distt.Kapurthalaadmissions@lpu.co.inwww.lpu.in
67M S Ramaiah Institute of ManagementBengalurudean@msrim.org>www.msrim.in
69Myra School of BusinessMysuruinfo@myra.ac.inwww.myra.ac.in
70National Institute of Bank ManagementPunedean-education@nibmindia.orgwww.nibmindia.org
71NSB AcademyBengaluruadmissions@nsb.edu.innsb.edu.in/
72NTPC School of Business (NSB)Noidaadmission@nsb.ac.innsb.ac.in/
73New Delhi Institute of ManagementNew Delhigauri.modwel@ndimdelhi.orgwww.ndimdelhi.org
74Praxis Business SchoolKolkataaccounts@praxis.ac.inwww.praxis.ac.in
75Presidency UniversityBengaluruadmission@presidencyuniversity.inwww.presidencyuniversity.in
76Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development ResearchMumbaiadmissions@welingkar.orgwww.welingkar.org
77Prin. L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development ResearchBengaluruadmissions@welingkar.orgwww.welingkar.org
78Pune Institute of Business ManagementPuneadmission@pibm.inwww.pibm.in
79Rajagiri Business SchoolCochinadmission@rajagiri.eduwww.rajagiribusinessschool.edu.in
80Shanti Business SchoolAhmedabadkgk@shantibschool.edu.inwww.shantibschool.edu.in
81School of Petroleum Management, Pandit Deendayal Energy UniversityGandhinagar, Gujaratadmissions@spm.pdpu.ac.inspm.pdpu.ac.in
82SCMS Cochin School of BusinessCochinscms@scmsgroup.orgwww.scms.edu.in
83School of Management Entrepreneurship, Shiv Nadar UniversityGreater Noidambaadmissions@snu.edu.inwww.snu.edu.in
84Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development(SDMIMD)Mysuruadmission@sdmimd.ac.inwww.sdmimd.ac.in
85Sri Ramachandra Faculty of Management SciencesChennaiprincipal.management@sriramachandra.edu.inwww.sriramachandra.edu.in
86Sri Balaji UniversityPunedirector@bitmpune.edu.inwww.sribalajiuniversity.org
87SOIL,School of Business DesignGururgrampgdm@soilindia.netwww.soilindia.net
88Suryadatta Institutes of Management(SIMMC/SIBMT/SuryadattaPGDM)Punesupport@suryadatta.edu.inwww.simmc.org
89T A Pai Management InstituteManipaladmissions@tapmi.edu.inwww.tapmi.edu.in
90Taxila Business SchoolJaipurinfo@taxila.inwww.taxila.in
91Vaikunth Mehta National Institute of Co-operative ManagementPunecme@vamnicom.gov.inwww.vamnicom.gov.in
92Vellore Institute of TechnologyVellorepgadmission@vit.ac.inwww.vit.ac.in
93Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management(VJIM)Hyderabaddirector@vjim.edu.invjim.edu.in
94Woxsen School of BusinessHyderabadinfo@woxsen.edu.inwww.woxsen.edu.in

Frequently Asked Questions on XAT admit Card:-

Question: Is digital copy of the XAT admit card valid on the test centre?
Answer: No, Only printed copy of the XAT admit card is accepted at the examination centre.

Question: Shall I get a hardcopy of the XAT admit card through post?
Answer: No, This needs to be downloaded from the XAT website.

Question: Which documents are to be carried along with XAT admit card on the day of exam? Answer: Along with original copy of XAT admit card, applicant must carry a passport size photograph and a original photo ID proof like Voter ID, Aadhar card, Driving license or Passport.

Question: Do I need to preserve my XAT admit card even after the exam?
Answer: Yes, applicant need to preserve their XAT admit card till the process of final selection.

Question: Can I change my XAT exam centre after receiving my XAT admit card?
Answer: No, after downloading XAT admit card, applicant cannot change their XAT test centre. Though, they can do this at the time of the XAT correction window.

Checkout the official website of XAT 2023