|Date of Commencement of Application||17th August 2016|
|Last Date for Applying (without late fee)||30th November 2016|
|Last Date for Applying with Late fees||11th December 2016|
|Downloading of Admit Cards||20th December 2016 onwards|
|Date of Exam||8th January 2017|
|Test Timings||10.00 am to 01.30 pm|
|Mode of Examination||Paper & Pen based *|
|XAT Answer Key||To be announced|
|Test Results||31st January 2017|
* The format of XAT would remain pen-paper based. The paper-pen mode also ensures that all candidates are tested on exactly the same set of questions, and not on different sets.
XAT 2017 would be conducted across 47 cities in India. The list is given below:
Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon (Gurugram), Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam.
XAT 2017 would also be conducted across the following two international cities.