- Apply online to take the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT)
- Instead of taking the XAT, FPM candidates can also apply for the XLRI Research Aptitude Test (XL-RAP) which will be conducted on Sunday February 2, 2014.
- FPM aspirants can also submit GMAT/GRE/GATE/UGC JRF (Research/Net) results taken during the year December 1, 2011 and December 20, 2013.
- Those who have done their PGP or one year full time GMP/PGPX/Executive PGP from XLRI, any IIMs, FMS Delhi, MDI Gurgaon, XIM Bhubaneswar, IRMA, SP Jain, PG students from IITS, NITs, TIFR, TISS and other comparable Institutes, with a CQPI of at least 6.00/8.00 or equivalent will also be exempted from appearing in the XAT.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to appear for a personal interview during March-April, 2014 at XLRI, Jamshedpur for the final selection.