XAT aspirants note that in XAT 2013 you will be tested on Essay writing. The essay is used as a tool to judge the social and ethical values of the aspirant as the written piece provides a valuable insight into the mind of the test taker.
The B-schools use the essay as a pre-interview yardstick as well. The panel also judges your clarity of thoughts, logical hints, focus and concentration, etc. through your essay.
Structure, argument and several other factors that you portray through your essay is judged as well. Each of these factors reflects your personality traits and that is the main criteria for selection.
XLRI has announced XAT exam date. It will be held on 6th January, 2013 The registration process for XAT 2013 will close on 30thNovember, 2012.