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XAT 2021 Live Updates

XAT 2021 Live Updates

Edited By Richa Kapoor | Updated on Jan 03, 2021 03:29 PM IST | #XAT

XAT 2021 Live Updates: XAT 2021 is being held across more than 70 cities in India and the exam is being conducted in computer based mode. XAT 2021 will commence at 9:30 a.m and will conclude at 12:30 p.m. Braving the winter chill and the rains, candidates are seen arriving at the XAT 2021 test centre. Proper arrangements have been made to ensure that the candidates follow the social distancing norms and are wearing masks. The XAT admit card is being checked by the authorities at the entry gate and due to COVID 19, the temperature of the candidates is also being monitored with a thermal gun. It is expected that approximately 75,000 students had applied for the exam as per XLRI Jamshedpur. . Candidates appearing for XAT have to report at their respective exam centres at least an hour prior to the commencement of the examination. Careers360 brings to you the XAT 2021 live updates.
Latest: Candidates can check the analysis and expected cutoff of XAT 2021.

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XAT 2021 - Exam Centre Reporting Schedule

Session

Reporting Time

Last entry

Exam Timing

Forenoon

8 AM

9.40 AM

9:30 AM - 12.30 PM


XAT 2021: Pre-exam Updates

8:00 a.m - Students along with the parents have arrived at least an hour before the reporting time. It is raining and candidates are fcaing a difficult situation as there is water logging.

8:15 a.m- Instructions placed on the wall clearly stating that candidates must not carry with them any electronic gadgets. Also guidelines related to Covid 19 are mentioned outside the gate

8: 30 a.m - Entry for the exam has begun

8:50 a.m- Guard is asking the waiting parents not to block the way of the students and is asking those who accompnied the candidates to move away so as to maintain social distancing and avoid overcrowding.

9:00 a.m - Parents are waiting outside the XAT test centre



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