XAT Result 2019 - XLRI Jamshedpur will tentatively announce the XAT 2019 result in the last week of January. The XAT result 2019 will be available in online mode only in the form of the scorecard. The scorecard will carry the section-wise and overall score & percentiles. Candidates would need to use their login credentials - XAT ID and Date of Birth to check XAT 2019 result. As per the officials, the XAT result 2019 will be calculated according to the official answer key. The XAT scorecard will be valid till December 31, 2019. A hard copy of the XAT scorecard is also sent to the registered address of the test taker by post.
Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 will be held on Sunday, January 6. After the declaration of the result of XAT 2019, XLRI and other participating institutes will announce the shortlist of candidates for next rounds of selection process. The selection procedure of XAT goes through three steps - Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and Essay Writing or Written Ability Test (WAT). Get detailed information about the XAT 2019 result like score calculation, how to download, etc. in the article below.
Important Dates related to XAT Result 2019
January 6, 2019
Declaration of XAT 2019 Result
Last week of January 2019
XAT Score Card Downloading
Last week of January 2019
How to Check XAT Result 2019?
Visit the official website of XAT 2019 Or click on the link given here (The link will be available as and when the result is announced)
Login with your XAT ID and password
Enter the Security Code
Click on ‘Login’ button
Download and print the XAT 2019 result cum scorecard
What will XAT Result 2019 carry?
The XAT 2019 result cum scorecard carries the following information:
XAT Registration ID
Date of XAT exam
Percentage of Quantitative Ability and Data interpretation
Percentile of Quantitative Ability and Data interpretation
Percentage of Verbal and Logical Ability
Percentile of Verbal and Logical Ability
Percentage of Decision Making
Percentile of Decision Making
Percentage of General Knowledge
Percentile of General Knowledge
Sample of XAT Score Card
Marking Scheme for XAT Result 2019 Calculation
Each question carries one mark
For each incorrect answer, 0.25 marks deducted
Candidates can leave eight questions unanswered, beyond which 0.05 marks will be deducted for each unattended question.
What after XAT 2019 Result?
Candidates are shortlisted by XLRI Jamshedpur and other XAT participating institutes on the basis of the XAT cutoff for the next round of selection process i.e. GD, PI and or WAT rounds.
The XLRI and other member institutes adopt separate selection procedures and no common admission process is conducted for these institutes through XAT scores.
Around 150 B-schools will accept the XAT 2019 score for MBA & PGDM admissions
Once the XAT result 2019 is announced, candidates can apply for admissions to the XLRI member institutes, and follow the institute-specific XAT selection procedure for final admissions. Candidates need to follow the steps given below to take admission in a particular institute:
Visit the official website of the institute.
Follow the registration/application procedure.
Now, wait for your XAT results and shortlist call. Every institute follows its own selection process and gives different weightage to each round.
XAT Member Institutes
FAQs related to XAT Result 2019
Q: Is it possible to get 100 percentile in XAT?
A: No, it’s not. XLRI does not give exact 100 percentile to the candidates. Maximum 99.9+ percentile can be scored in the exam. According to the XAT officials, the percentile calculation system of XAT is slightly different and it does not enable candidate with the highest score to secure exact 100 percentile.
Q: Is it possible to get a negative score and percentile in XAT 2019?
A: Considering the marking scheme, you may get a negative score but it is not possible to secure a percentile in negative. In the XAT scorecard, the scaled score based on the normalisation process and the percentile will be given. Both scaled scores and percentiles will be in positive.
Q: When will XLRI Jamshedpur declare XAT 2019 cutoff for its programmes?
A: The XAT cutoff will be announced along with the XAT result by XLRI Jamshedpur. Based on the cutoff, the B-School will declare the shortlist for the selection rounds.
Q: When will XLRI Jamshedpur and other participating institutes declare the shortlist?
A: After few days of the declaration of XAT result, XLRI Jamshedpur and other participating institutes will declare the shortlist of candidates for GD/WAT and PI rounds. The selection procedure is likely to be held in the months of March-April 2019.
The following table brings to you the XAT cutoff for XLRI programmes of previous' years.
XAT Cutoff Trends
XLRI XAT Cutoff 2017
XAT 2017 Cutoff for GMP Programme
5 & above
5 & above
6 & above
22 & above
XAT Selection Procedure
The selection procedure of XAT 2019 will start after the declaration of the result and the cutoff. Based on the cutoff, candidates will be shortlisted for the XAT selection procedure which includes GD or Essay Writing and Personal Interview rounds.
Every institute follows its own selection procedure. The final selection will be based on the overall performance of a candidate in XAT 2019, GD, PI, Essay Writing, Past Academic scores, work experience (if any) and some other factors may also be considered such as achievements, gender diversity etc.