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XAT Exam Syllabus

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Detailed knowledge of syllabus for any exam helps the candidates to prepare accordingly by focusing on their strong and weak topics. The XAT Exam Syllabus is a guide for preparation for XAT exam. Below mentioned data gives an overview of the XAT Exam Syllabus.


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XAT Exam Syllabus – Part 1

There are 3 sections in Part 1 of XAT 2019 exam with a total of 74 questions. The sections are Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (26 questions); Decision Making (21 questions); Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation (27 questions)

Section Number of questions Time Duration
Verbal and Logical Ability 26 165 Minutes

No Sectional limit.
Decision Making 21
Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation 27
Total 74


S.No. Topics
1 Vocabulary
2 Analogy
3 Para Jumbles
4 Para completion
5 Critical Reasoning
6 Statements-assumptions

S.No. Topics
1 Short caselets
2 Decision making problems

S.No. Topics
1 Time & Work
2 Percentage
3 Profit & Loss
4 Equations
5 Number system
6 Clocks
7 Geometry
8 Algebra
9 Mensuration
10 Venn diagram
11 Tables
12 Bar diagram
13 Graphs


XAT Exam Syllabus – Part 2

Part 2 of XAT 2019 will have time duration of 15 minutes with 25 General Knowledge questions.

Section Number of questions Time Duration
General Knowledge 25 15 Minutes


S.No. Topics
1 Current domestic and international affairs
2 Business
3 Economics
4 Social issues
5 Appointments
6 Conventional GK
7 Sports
8 Constitution of India among others