XAT Result

XAT Result

XLRI Jamshedpur declares XAT result in online mode only. You can check your result by entering login credentials - XAT ID and Date of Birth. The scorecard carries the section-wise and overall scores and percentiles.

XLRI and other participating institutes announce the shortlist of candidates for next rounds of selection process after declaration of XAT result. The selection procedure includes Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and Essay Writing or Written Ability Test (WAT) rounds. 

How to Check XAT Result

  1. Visit the official website of XAT
  2. Login with your XAT ID and password
  3. Enter the Security Code
  4. Click on ‘Login’ button
  5. Download and print the result cum scorecard 

Information Mentioned in XAT Result

The XAT 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
  • Overall Percentage
  • Overall Percentile 

How Result is Calculated

Each question carries one mark. For each wrong answer, there is negative marking of 0.25 mark. Candidates can leave out upto eight questions, beyond which there will be negative marking of 0.05 marks.

Although the scores of Paper 2, including General Knowledge and Essay Writing questions, are not considered in calculating the total percentile, it is compulsory to attempt in order to qualify for the exam.


Does anyone get 100 percentile in XAT?

XLRI does not give exact 100 percentile to XAT takers. The highest percentile that can be secured by test takers is 99.9+ percentile. The percentile calculation system of XAT is slightly different and it does not enable candidate with the highest score to secure exact 100 percentile. 

Is it possible to get a negative score and percentile in XAT?

Although owing to the marking scheme it is possible to get a raw score in negative, it is not possible to secure a percentile in negative. In the scorecard, XAT's scaled score is based on the normalisation process and the percentile will be provided. Both scaled scores and percentiles will be in positive.

When will XLRI Jamshedpur declare XAT cutoff for its programmes?

XLRI Jamshedpur will release the cutoff along with the XAT result. Based on the cutoff, the B-School will declare the shortlist for the final selection procedure.

When will XLRI Jamshedpur and other participating institutes declare the shortlist?

XLRI Jamshedpur and other participating institutes will declare the shortlist of candidates for GD/WAT and PI rounds within few days of the declaration of XAT result.