XAT Answer Key 2021: Download Response Sheet and Official PDFs
XAT Answer Key 2021 - The expert panel of Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) will release the final answer key of XAT 2021. Before releasing the XAT 2021 answer key, the authorities will provide the response sheet of the candidates who will have appeared for XAT 2021. With the help of response sheet candidates can know the number of correct and incorrect questions attempted by them. Also, students can estimate their score of XAT 2021 before the announcement of result. Soon after the release of the response sheet/ XAT answer key 2020 candidates can raise the object till the prescribed date. After analysing the objections raised by the aspirants, authorities will release the final XAT answer key 2021 in the second week of January 2021. Previous year final answer key of XAT remains unchanged. XAT is a national level entrance test conducted for admission to top b schools accepting XAT score. XAT 2021 is expected to be held in the first week of January 2021.
XAT Answer Key Important Dates 2021
The important dates of XAT answer key 2021 marks the tentative date for release of response sheet, objection window and final answer key. The dates will be updated as soon as authorities will release the brochure.
XAT 2021 Important Dates
XAT 2021 Exam Date
First week of January 2021
Release of Response Sheet
First week of January 2021
Last date to raise objection
Second week of January 2021
Final Answer Key
Second week of January 2021
Announcement of Result
Third week of January 2021
Steps to download XAT 2021 Answer Key
Students can refer to the steps mentioned below to download the response sheet and answer key of XAT 2021:
Step 1- Click on the link provided- (Link will be active as soon as authorities release it.)
Step 2- Click on ‘Login’ tab.
Step 3- Enter the login credentials:
Step 4- Now click on ‘Candidate response’ tab.
Step 5- Screen will display the candidate’s response in XAT 2021 along with the questions.
Step 6- Download the file and verify responses.
How to Calculate the XAT 2021 Score using Answer Key
Step 1- Compare the system recorded response and correct answers provided by the panel.
Step 2- Now calculate the score of the correct and incorrect responses by following the marking scheme of XAT 2021:
Marking Scheme of XAT 2021:
Credit 1 mark for every correct answer
How to Raise Objection Against XAT Answer Key 2021?
Soon after the release of the response sheet candidates will be given the opportunity to raise objection against any answer they don’t feel is correctly marked. The objection window will open tentatively in the second week of January 2021 in online mode only. To know how to raise objection refer the steps mentioned below:
Step 1- Visit the official website- Click Here (Link will be active when available)
Step 2- Screen will display the login page
Step 3- Enter the logon credentials:
Step 4- Click on ‘Raise Objection’ tab.
Step 5- Now enter the following details:
Question paper part name
Selection nature of questions
Step 6- Now upload the document of proof against the objection raised. (It is compulsory to upload a document without which the objection will not be considered)
Step 7- Lastly, click on ‘submit’ tab.
Previous Years’ XAT Answer Key and Question Paper
Students can refer to the links of the previous year response sheets to know how to verify and calculate score for XAT 2021.
Previous Year XAT Question Papers & Solutions
XAT Exam Pattern 2021
Before verifying the response candidates must be through with the exam pattern of XAT 2021 and its marking scheme. Refer the table below for details:
XAT Exam Pattern 2020
No. of Questions
Total Marks Allotted
Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation
Verbal and Logical Ability (VA and LR)
Decision Making (DM)
General Knowledge (GK)
Authorities will declare the result of XAT 2021 after the release of final answer key. The XAT 2021 result will be available online tentatively in the last week of January 2021. XAT result 2021 will include overall and subject wise scores and percentile of the student. To download the scorecard candidates will have to enter their XAT ID and password which was created at the time of registration.
Cutoff of XAT 2021 is the minimum marks required by the candidate to qualify for the selection rounds of the participating institutes. The cutoff will be published in online mode to shortlist candidates for selection rounds. Students must know that various factors are taken into consideration while releasing the cutoff of XAT 2021 such as difficulty level of the question paper, number of students registered and appeared for exam, number of seats available and so forth.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - XAT Answer Key 2021: Download Response Sheet and Official PDFs
Question: Can I raise objection for more than one question?
Yes, candidates can raise objection for more than one question.
Question: Is there any negative marking for unattempted questions?
Yes, if more than 8 questions are unattempted than for every question 0.5 marks will be deducted.
Question: What is the maximum marks for XAT 2021?
Maximum marks of XAT 2021 is 100 marks.
Questions related to XAT
I am class 12 (pcm) student My aim is to get into the top B schools ,And I am from non english(my english is not much good ) background what should I do for exams cat, cmat, xat and more, which branch should I take for backup ?
First of all you have said that your English is not strong enough but let me tell you it's perfectly fine. To get admission in any top B school, you need to qualify the entrance examinations and before that you might opt for BBA degree, you can also pursue any subjects in your bachelor degree.
You can visit this page for detailed information about BBA degree BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)
I hope this will help you.
Whats official information about CAT 2020, NMAT 2020, SNAP 2020, CMAT 2021 and XAT 2021 ? When will they happen and what are the changes they are bringing this year ? #MBA
MBA is a two year postgraduate program offered by many management institutes in India. The admission to these colleges are made on the basis of different entrance exams. Following is a tentative date for conduct of various MBA entrance exam for your reference:
- Common Admission Test (CAT)- November 29, 2020
- Maharashtra MBA Common Entrance Test- March 2021
- Common Management Admission Test (CMAT)- January 2021
- Xavier Aptitude Test- January 2021
- Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test -December 13, 2020
- NMAT by Graduate Management Admission Council - Oct 4 to Dec 17, 2020
- TISS-NET- January 10, 2021
- MICAT - December 5, 2020 to January 23, 2021
- IRMASAT - February 2021
Hope this helps.. Good luck
Now I am pursuing BBA final year did I eligible for XAT mock test
Yes , you are eligible to give mock test of XAT anytime.
Sir mere 10 ar 12 me to percentage achee hai par graduation me mere below 50 percent hai mai xat exam de sakte hu agar dogii to mujhe achee college me admission milega plzz batiye
You can check the below link for the eligibility criteria for the admission.
I want the full syllabus of XAT 2021. please help me as soon as possible. thank you
Xavier School of Management has not yet provided an official statement of the syllabus of XAT 2021, so what we can provide is the common syllabus which has been continued in the previous years and will be in the upcoming exams.
Please refer to the below mentioned link to have a detail about different subjects and its syllabus.
I hope it helps.