MBA aspirants note that the format of XAT would remain pencil-paper based. XAMI , exam conducting body claims that this will ensure that candidates of all backgrounds are at par, so that those who have pre-familiarity of operating computers, specially coming from privileged background or having worked in IT sector, do not get any advantage over others who do not have access to computers.
The paper-pencil mode also ensures that all candidates are tested on exactly the same set of questions, and not on different sets.
Applicants should note the following important points :
Date of Commencement of Application : 20th August 2012
Last Date for Applying : 30th November 2012
Downloading of Admit Cards: 18th December 2012 - 31st December 2012
Date of Exam : 6th January 2013
Test Timings :10.30 am to 01.00 pm
Mode of Examination Paper & Pencil based
XAT 2012 Cities Cities within India : 44 and Cities outside India : 3