XAT Exam 2025 Registrations is Now live, July 15; Check Important Dates, Step by Step Application Process, Accepting college list and cutoff

xat exam 2025

Starting on July 15, 2024, XLRI open the registration window for the XAT 2025 exam, This marks the second year XLRI has led the trend of early XAT registration. The exam itself is scheduled for January 5, 2025, maintaining its tradition of being held on the first Sunday of the year. Notably, applications for XAT registrations saw a significant 40% increase over the previous year.

Important Dates for XAT 2025:

The following lists the key dates for XAT EXAM 2025. In order to secure your preferred XAT Exam 2025 center, it is advantageous in one or more ways to complete the registration and application form in the first month of the registration process, even though there is a four-month gap between the start date and the deadline.

Here are the key dates for XAT 2025:

ActivityTime Line
XAT 2025 Registration Start DateJuly 15, 2024
XAT 2025 Registration Last DateNovember 30, 2024 (Till Midnight)
Official XAT 2025 Registration Websitexatonline.in
XAT Exam Date 2025January 5, 2025
XAT Result Date 2025January 20, 2025

XAT Eligibility Criteria 2025 :

  1. The applicant must be in possession of a bachelor’s degree in any field from a UGC-approved university, with a least three-year duration, or its equivalent.
  2. Students who are waiting on their results or who are in their final year of a bachelor’s degree are also qualified to take the XAT.
  3. While there is no minimum score criterion for XAT, participating institutes must meet a minimum of 50% for General and 45% for Reserved categories.

XAT Registration & XLRI Application Fees 2025

The XLRI marginally raises the XAT charge. The cost has been raised to Rs. 2100. The cost covers both the XAT 2025 Exam Fee and the XAT Application Form Fee.
Nevertheless, students must apply for admission to the XLRI program by paying an additional price of Rs. 200 per XLRI program while completing the exam registration form. This is because the application fee for the XLRI PGDM program is not included in the exam registration fee. The following list includes the XAT registration costs and XLRI application fees for the previous year (XAT 2024):

Registration Fee Component

Registration & Application Fee Amount

XAT Registration Fees


Additional XLRI admission Application Form Fee

Rs.  200/- For Each XLRI PGDM Programme

XAT Regnistration 2025: Check Step by Step Process and Fees

1.How to Register for XAT 2025

Candidates must complete out XAT application form 2025 online by following the steps listed below. Please be aware that the XAT registration process for 2025 does not exist offline.

1. Sign up at xatonline.in  the official XAT 2025 website.
2. Verify email address after receiving message
3. Complete every page of the online XAT application.
4. Upload the Necessary Files (10TH , 12TH , GRADUATION MARKSHEET, AADHAR CARD)
5. Online Application Fee Payment
6. Send in the application.

XAT Exam 2025 Registrations
2. XAT Exam 2025 Registration: Step by Step Process:

You can now register and apply for the XAT online. In order to be eligible for the XAT 2025 exam, it is crucial to understand how to complete the XAT Application form and pay the associated expenses. The XAT application procedure consists of ten pages and eight steps, whereas the registration and application form completion process consists of six major steps. There is no separate application form; the registration and XAT application form 2025 are combined into one document. In order to register, candidates must finish the following steps in the application process:

XAT Registration Steps

Step Title




Signin to XAT official website xatonline.in



Register for a XAT ID and password with your basic information.


Fill Personal Details

Complete the registration and application form with all of your personal information.


Fill Academics

Fill out Academics on the following page of the XAT form starting with class 10.


Fill Work Ex & Choose Programs & Exam Cities

Enter Work Experience Details, Select XAT Test Cities, and XLRI Programs.


Documents Details

Upload scanned copies of the necessary-sized documents


Pay XAT Fees

Pay the XAT application fee and the XLRI program application fee online

Step-1 :

1. Visit the XAT Website:
Open your web browser and go to the official XAT website.

2. Fill in Your Basic Details:
    – Name: Enter your full name.
    – Mobile: Provide your mobile number.
    – Email: Enter your email address.
    – City and Stat*: Select your city and state from the dropdown menu or type them in if required.

3. Choose a Strong Password: Create a strong password that meets the website’s requirements. Make sure it includes a mix of letters, numbers, and special characters for better security.

4. Register: After filling in all the required details and setting a password, click on the ‘Register’ button to complete the registration process.

You should receive a confirmation email or message once your registration is successful.

5. Immediately after the verification you will get XAT Id and password.

Step-2 : You now have two choices for completing the XAT application: Use the verification link in your email to log in straight to the XAT application website, or use your XAT ID and password to log in later to complete the application. After logging in through XAT ID, your application has to be filled in 7 steps.

Step-3 :  Fill out  with your address and personal information. 

Which you have to file in 3 parts . 1ST part  contains personal details like date of birth, blood group, alternative email, mobile, nationality, gender . The 2nd  part you will have to give your parents’ details and in the 3rd  and last part you will have to fill the address.

Step-4 :  Complete the academics details from class 10th

In Step 4 you will have to fill your academic details and can also fill if you have done any professional course. ( CA/CSF/CS,ICWA) .

Step-5 :  Enter Work Experience and Program Information.

The following three fields on this page must be filled out completely:

  1. Your Professional Background, starting with the most recent experience
  2. To apply for the XLRI Program, select the programs you would like to apply for.
  3. You have the option to select one or more of XLRI’s programs. For every XLRI programme, an additional application fee of Rs. 200 is required.

Step-6 : Enter The test & city Information.

Out of the 72 test cities, you can select your two favorite test cities to appear in XAT 2025.

Step-7 : Document upload
In this step i.e. 7th step you have to upload your documents which are as follows:

b) signature
c) identity proof

Step-8 : Make Declaration
You must verify on this page that the information you provided on the application form is accurate and true. Therefore, it is preferable to read the application before completing it, paying for it, and submitting it.

Step- 9: Make Payment of XAT online Registration

Before proceeding with the XAT 2025 registration fee payment, it is crucial to verify the correct payment details to ensure a smooth application process.

Fee Structure

  • Standard Registration Fee: Rs. 2100 (for those not applying to XLRI programmes).
  • Additional Fee for XLRI Programmes: An extra Rs. 200 per programme if you choose to apply for XLRI admission as well.

Important Steps Before Submission

  • Preview Your Application: Thoroughly review your application details before clicking the ‘Submit’ button. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit your application form details.
  • Payment Methods: You can make the XAT 2025 fee payment using Debit Cards or Credit Cards.


  • Confirmation of Submission: After successfully making the payment and submitting your form online, you will receive a confirmation of the successful submission of your XAT registration and application form.
  • Print for Future Reference: It is advisable to take a printout of your Application Form Summary for future reference.