XAT Answer Key 2020
Saakshi Lama, 1 day ago, #XAT
Admissions Open Now
SOIL - School of Inspired Leadership
ITM Business School

XAT Answer Key 2020 - XLRI Jamshedpur will be releasing the answer key of XAT 2020 tentatively in the second week of January. The correct answers to the questions asked in the entrance examination will be present in XAT 2020 answer key. Using the answer key, the candidates will be able to calculate their probable secured scores before the official XAT result is announced. To access the XAT answer key 2020, the candidates will be required to log into their account using their ID and password. The authorities will also be accepting objections against the answer key of XAT 2020 within a limited time. All of the objections should have a supporting document. The final answer key will be released after the objections are checked by the authorities. Read the full article to know more information about XAT Answer Key 2020. 

Latest: [Download free Question Papers and Sample Paper of XAT, Click here]

XAT Sample Paper

Download Free Sample Paper for XAT

Download Now

Important Dates of XAT 2020 Answer Key

Admissions Open Now
Acharya School Of Management
PGDM Admissions 2019 open | 100 % Placements
SRM Institute of Science and Technology MBA Admissions
Apply Now for MBA Admissions 2019. Ranked No.1 B School in Industrial Interaction.



Important Dates (Tentative)


XAT 2020 

First Sunday of January 2020


Release of answer key

Second week of January 2020


Final date to file objections against XAT 2020 answer key

Second week of January 2020


Declaration of result

Third week of January 2020

How to Download XAT 2020 Answer Key and Response Sheet?

The candidates can follow the given steps to check the official answer key of XAT 2020. The response sheet will also be released for the candidates. 

  1. The link to check the XAT answer key 2020 will be available here as soon as it is released by the authorities.

  2. Click on “Login”

  3. Enter XAT ID and Password

  4. Click on “Candidate Response” tab

  5. The correct answers will be displayed along with the candidates’ response

How to calculate probable score using XAT 2020 Answer Key

  • Firstly, the candidates will have to compare the correct answers to the examination with their recorded responses.

  • While doing the calculation, the candidates will have to follow the official marking scheme of XAT 2020.

  • The secured total will be the probable scores secured by the candidates.

Marking Scheme of XAT 2020



Marking Scheme

1 marks will be given for each correct answer

Negative Marking

  • 0.25 mark will be deducted for any wrong answer

  • 0.05 mark will be deducted for more than 8 unattempted questions.

Steps to file objections against XAT Answer Key 2020

The candidates will be able to file objections tentatively till the second week of January 2020. To raise objections, the candidates will have to follow the given steps:

  • All of the objections have to be sent through email at [email protected]. The subject line of the email has to be <XAT ID>Objection<Question ID>

  • In the email, the following details have to be mentioned:

    • XAT ID

    • Name of the candidate

    • Question ID

    • Objection in the particular question and response

    • Document supporting the objection

Previous Years’ XAT Answer Key and Question Paper


Question Paper with solutions

Answer Key



Click Here


Click Here



Click here (Set A)

Click here (Set A,B,C,D)

Click here (GK)


Click Here (Set B)

Click here (Set A,B,C,D)

Click here (GK)

XAT Exam Pattern 2020


No. of Questions

Total Marks Allotted

Total Time

Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation



180 Minutes

Verbal and Logical Ability (VA and LR)


Decision Making (DM)


General Knowledge (GK)



XAT Cutoff 2020

The cutoff of XAT 2020 will consist of the minimum marks that the candidates will have to secure to have higher chances of admission into the participating institutes. The cutoff will be published in online mode to shortlist the candidates for the future selection procedure. The authorities will be taking into account various factors related to the entrance examination such as difficulty level, the number of available seats and more while preparing the XAT 2020 cutoff. 

XAT Result 2020

The result of XAT 2020 will be declared tentatively in the third week of January in online mode. The overall and subject-wise secured percentage, percentile and performance of the candidates in the examination will be present in the XAT 2020 result. To check the result, the candidates will have to submit their XAT user ID and password. The score card will be displayed which has to be downloaded for future reference. 

This article has been written as per last year’s information. Updated details will be available here as soon as it is released officially.

College Applications 2019

Amity University MBA 2019
Amity University MBA 2019
ITM Business School
ITM Business School
UPES - School of Business
UPES - School of Business
Acharya School Of Management
Acharya School Of Management
IFIM Business School
IFIM Business School
Symbiosis School of Economics
Symbiosis School of Economics
GEMS B-School (MBA)
GEMS B-School (MBA)
View All Application Forms

More like XAT

Questions related to XAT

my xat percentile is 65.8. can i expect a call from nibm pune?

16 Days ago

Hi DebalinaThis is for the first time that NIBM Pune is accepting XAT scores so it is difficult to predict the cut off percentile. As per the last ...

What are my chances of getting a call and converting a call in a AAA+ B School?

19 Days ago

You have a good academic profile, although your undergrad CGPA is relatively low. But your internship and other activities are good enough to cover...

What are the cutoffs of full time MMS program at jbims by CAT, CMAT, mat & xat exams as i m non Maharashtrian student?

23 Days ago

Hello Keyur, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of management studies is one of the top colleges in our country. However since it is a state funded institu...

If I have 80% in 10 th and 65% in 12 th and above 98 percentile in cat and xat which iim can I get a call as general candidate

23 Days ago

Along with 10th and 12th score, under-graduation score too is an important decisive fact for getting selection in CAT and XAT. For engineers, ...

which are best colleges for supply chain management/ operation through MH-CET-2019 : 80 percentile + XAT : 24 percentile.

23 Days ago

Hi Shubhangi,You have got a decent score in MAHCET. With 80 percentile you can target some good colleges for supply chain management namely,1) Durg...

Download the Careers360 App on your Android phone

Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile

Careers360 App
150M+ Students
24,000+ Colleges
500+ Exams
1500+ E-books