MAT Result 2017 (December)


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MAT Result will be issued in online mode on the official website of AIMA (All India Management Association), the exam governing body. The offline exam will be held on 3 & 9 December 2017 in online mode. Result of the offline as well as online exam will be declared in the 4th week of December 2017. Candidate will also get physical copy of the result in post or courier on his registered address. Direct link of the result will be hosted on EntranceCorner to make the overall process easy and quick. Based on the marks obtained, a rank will be assigned to the candidate.

Steps to Checking MAT 2017 Result

The process of checking the result in online mode is as follows: Open the official website of the examination on the computer system à Login into the account by entering application ID and password correctly in the respective fields à Click the link for result on the homepage à Choose the month of the examination from the list, ‘May’ in this case à Press submit button now à Result cum scorecard will be displayed on the screen à Press print command to generate its printout. In the result, candidate will be able to see – sectional score, aggregate score, percentile score, and ranking.

If a candidate loses his original copy of the MAT Result cum Scorecard, he can get a duplicate issued. For this, he has to send an application, a self addressed envelope with Rs.40 stamp, and lower half of the admit card to AIMA. The address to send the request is – Manager-CMS, All India Management Association, Management House, 14, Institutional Area
New Delhi-110003. Request for duplicate scorecard is free for first 45 days of result declaration. Afterwards, Rs.100 will be charged in the form of DD.


XAT 2018 Result / Scorecard

XAT 2018 Result is expected to be delivered on January 7, 2018 in online mode only. All the candidates who appeared in Xavier Aptitude Test 2018 on 7 January 2018 can check it on the official website of the examination. Result cum scorecard will form the basis of a candidate’s selection in the next round of admission process. Direct link to check the result cum scorecard will also be hosted on EntranceCorner for the sake of convenience of candidates. Read the following blog for detailed information on result, the process of downloading it online, and other aspects.

Xavier Aptitude Test 2018 Result – Highlights

  • Candidate can see sectional score, aggregate score, and percentile score in the XAT 2018 Result cum scorecard.
  • All the participating business schools such as XLRI, XISS, and LIBA will offer admission on merit basis.
  • To delimit the number of candidates, cutoff will be applied on the marks obtained in result.
  • Higher the score in the result means better chance of getting favorite course/college allotment.
  • Those who are selected from the result will appear in group discussion (GD), personal interview (PI), and writing ability test (WAT).
  • Final assessment for allotment will consider performance in written test and aforementioned rounds.

How to Check XAT 2018 Result?

Access the official website of the examination and login into the account by entering registration ID and password correctly. Verify the details and press login button. Find the link to download result cum scorecard and click it. Result cum marksheet will now be downloaded in the form of a PDF file to the computer system. Open the file in any PDF reader software and press print command to generate its printout on A4 size paper. Keep it safe till the final allotments are made by participating business schools. Check XAT Result here

XAT Answer Key 2018

The Answer key of XAT 2018 includes the right answer to all the questions asked in XAT, which is going to be conducted on 07 January 2018. With the help of XAT answer key, the candidates will be able to estimate their XAT scores. The official answer key of XAT is expected to be out in the second week of January 2018.

XAT Answer Key: Meaning

The meaning of the term “Answer Key” refers to the correct answers for the questions asked in XAT. The answer key of XAT will help the candidates to evaluate their performance in Xavier Aptitude Test as well as predict their estimated score.

Benefits of XAT 2018 Answer Key

The key benefits of XAT Answer key are discussed below:

  1. They provide better and more correct way to check their answers.

  2. Using it, approximate estimation of marks can be done.

How to use XAT Answer Key:

1. Download the XAT Answer Key according to your set number.

2. Further, read the details regarding the marking scheme which has to be followed in XAT.

3. Now, check for the correct answer and then write the marks for each question answered correctly.

4. The marks must be awarded only as per the marking scheme, decided by the Board.

5. Lastly, add up all the marks and get an approximation of your marks.

After knowing the approximate marks, candidates can prepare themselves for next rounds.

Along with the declaration of XAT Result, cut off of XAT will be declared. Candidates who will be able to score the minimum cut off marks will be asked to appear in the group discussion or personal Interview.

How To Check XAT 2018 Result & Scorecard?

XAT 2018 Result will be issued by XLRI Jamshedpur for all the candidates who appeared in the respective examination on 7 January 2018 to take admission in MBA postgraduate program for session 2018-20. It can be checked in online mode on the official website of the institute as well as EntranceCorner where direct link to view and download the same shall be provided. The result is expected to be delivered 31 January 2018. Read the following blog for more information on the result and the process inherent to check it online.

Some Characteristics Of Result Of XAT 2018

  • XAT Result will not be posted in courier to any candidate’s residential address. It can be checked in online mode only.
  • All the participating business schools will check the result and scorecard to decide merit for MBA admission.
  • A candidate can see sectional score, aggregate score, sectional percentile, and aggregate percentile in the scorecard.
  • Percentile score will be calculated after normalization of the score, taking session and exam difficulty level in consideration.
  • Candidates will be asked to produce copy of the scorecard at various stages of admission process in business schools.

How To Check XAT 2018 Result And Scorecard?

The process of checking result and scorecard is fairly easy. All the candidate needs to do is access the official website of the examination and login into his account by entering registration ID and password in the respective fields correctly. Once these details are entered, he must find the link to download the result PDF file. In the file, names of the candidates selected for next round will be mentioned. To download the scorecard, candidate has to find another respective link and download the same in the computer system. It is suggested to preserve multiple copies of the same so that they can be produced easily whenever asked.

XAT 2018 Exam Complete Details

For more than 60 years now, XLRI, Jamshedpur is conducting Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) on behalf of Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI). XAT is conducted every year with a motive to select appropriate and eligible candidates for management education. The XAT test scores are considered by more than 100 Business schools for admissions into various management courses. XAT 2018 is to be conducted on January 7, 2018. XAT is conducted every year for evaluating & selecting eligible candidates who possess the aptitude for turning into management processionals.

XAT 2018 Exam is conducted across 47 cities in India like Allahabad, Ahmedabad, Agartala, Amritsar, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Cochin, Cuttack, Delhi, Dehradun, Guwahati, Goa, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jabalpur, Jamshedpur, Jammu etc and in 2 International cities, Dubai & Kathmandu.

Eligibility criteria for XAT 2018

The candidates who have Bachelor’s degree (minimum three years duration) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university from India/abroad are eligible to apply.

The candidates pursuing their final year of graduation and will be able to complete their graduation by June 2018 are also eligible to apply.

How to apply for XAT 2018

The candidates will have to get themselves registered online on the official website of XAT. Thereafter, they will be required to fill the XAT application by remitting the application fees online. There is no other mode of applying for XAT 2018 except applying online.

Application fees

The desirous applicants will be required to remit a non refundable application fees of Rs. 1000/- (applicable for all). The application fees can be paid via 3 modes, online payment gateway, cash payment and Demand Draft. Candidates paying via Cash or DD will also be required to send their confirmation page within 15 days of the printing of Pay-in-slip or from the issuance of the DD.

XAT Exam pattern

The entrance test will be of 3 hours duration. The mode of the examination will be Pen-Paper based. It will have four sections, Verbal and Logical Ability, Decision Making, Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation & General Knowledge. The marks of General Knowledge will not be used for determining the percentile and cut off at first stage of selection. However, it will be used later on by XLRI and other Associate Member Institutes at the time of final selection.

XAT Admit Card

All candidates who will be able to get themselves registered online successfully before the last date will be able to download their XAT 2018 Admit Card. The admit cards will be uploaded on the official website on December 20, 2017. The candidates must take their admit cards to their respective examination centre on the date of the examination for having entry.

XAT 2018 Score Card

The score card can be accessed in the last week of January 2018 by the candidates after logging into their respective accounts on the official website. The score cards will also be mailed individually on the registered email Id of the candidate.

XAT Cutoff 2018

 Xavier Aptitude Test is regarded as one of toughest MBA entrance exams all over India. The cut off of XAT is usually on the higher side considering the completion and the level of the exam. XAT scorecard is considered for admission in the premiere management institute all over India. XAT 2018 Entrance is scheduled to be held on 07 January 2018. This article has been articulate to acquaint the candidates with the intricacies of XAT 2018 Cut off:

XAT Cut off will be released after the declaration of result on the official website on 31 January 2018. In order to qualify for the next round in the admission process, candidates must achieve the Cut off. Candidates are further shortlisted on the basis of cut-offs. According to the past year trends, the cut off is generally higher and same is expected for this year as well. Approximately 106 B-schools accept XAT scorecard for admission.

The Cutoff will be published department and course wise. Candidates will get admission in the particular course on the basis of the XAT 2018 Cut off.

The course wise XAT cut off for general quota for XLRI Jamshedpur is given below in the table. Candidates who will achieve CutOff percentile as provided below will be shortlisted for admission in the following course at XLRI Jamshedpur.

XLRI Jamshedpur Programme

XAT 2014 Cutoff

PG Diploma in Management (Business management)

94 percentile

PG Diploma in Management (Business management)

94 percentile

Post Graduate Diploma in Management  (Global Management)

90 percentile

XAT 2015 expected Cut off percentile based on the previous year’s trends and observation are provided in the tabular form for your reference.


XAT 2015 Cut off

XIM Bhubaneswar

95+ percentile

LIBA Chennai

90+ percentile

XISS Ranchi

85+ percentile

XIME Bangalore

80+ percentile

XIM Jabalpur

80+ percentile

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Usha & Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management (BULMIM), New Delhi

80+ percentile

BIMTECH Greater Noida

75+ percentile

Goa Institute of Management (GIM), Goa

90+ percentile

IFMR Chennai

85+ percentile

Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur on the behalf of Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI) for admission in the management programmes in the member and the associated institutes of XAT 2018. More than 100 institutes offer admission on the basis of XAT 2018 scores. XAT is an All India level Entrance Exam to be conducted in the 47 cities across India and in 2 overseas cities namely- Dubai and Kathmandu.

XAT Cut off Score

Xavier’s Aptitude test is conducted by Xavier Labor Relations Institute (XLRI) for taking the admission of the able candidates whose only motivation in life is to be a successful business entrepreneur. The fact that XLRI is the best private Business institute in the country makes the XAT Examination highly competitive and that is where it is required on the part of candidates to formulate the pattern of study a little different than the rest in order to easily qualify the examination. That smart study includes studying with Sample Paper and getting updates like XAT Cutoff Score for previous examinations.

The XAT Examination is the requisite examination for taking admission in the Business Management courses at XLRI Jamshedpur and its affiliated institutes. The cutoff Score will give the candidates an idea about the standing of the cutoff in this year’s examination and hence they can study only those areas which they have strong hold onto to easily pass the XAT Cutoff score. This also helps them get a fair idea of section wise cutoff for each section in the examination. This helps in analyzing the score needed to pass a particular section where the candidate is not so strong but to strengthen the other sections. This also helps them to understand the required score to opt for a particular course at a particular institute.

How do we calculate the XAT Cutoff score?

The process of calculating the cutoff score is very lethargic and requires lots of capabilities. For calculating the cutoff score, various aspects are needed to keep in mind. Some of the important factors which count to the XAT Cutoff score are as follows:

  • Number of questions asked in the XAT 2018

  • The questions whose level was easy and subsequently the number of question whose level was difficult.

  • The number of candidates appearing for the examination.

  • Section was average score of a normal candidate.

If we do have an analytical look at the previous year’s XAT Cutoff , we can analyze the sectional cutoff of various sections in the following ways:

  • Quantitative Aptitude section: 9-11

  • Decision Making and Analytical Reasoning: 9-10

  • Verbal and logical ability: 8-10

  • General Knowledge: not included in the final score

At XLRI, along with total cutoff, there is course wise cutoff which are as follows:

  • PG Diploma in Business Management – 94 percentile

  • PG Diploma in Human Resource Management – 88

  • PG Diploma in Global Management – 90

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Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2018 – Know more details

XAT 2018 – Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is one of the most reputed and highly celebrated business entrance examinations of the country. It is also one of the highest participating examinations of the country. Xavier Institute of Management which was earlier known by the name Xavier Labor Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur is the responsible institute which conducts the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) for entrance into the best Business management colleges of the country. XLRI has over the years become a brand as it stands tall of many IIMs when it comes to the focus enterprises such as campus placements, business exposures and foreign collaboration. The candidates must take the XAT 2018 for which the application will be released in the month of September 2016.

Details as per XAT 2018

The Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is a national level aptitude test conducted by the XLRI to induct the candidates into its extensive courses such as:

  • Business Management and
  • Personnel Management and Industrial Relations (PMIR)
  • General Management Program (GMP)

Eligibility Criteria as per the XAT 2018

The candidates who want to appear in the written examination of the XAT and get admission through it must check the following eligibility criteria:

  • The candidates must have graduated from any discipline from a recognized university under the MHRD.
  • The candidates must have attained graduation till the start of the course in 2017 which means the final year students are also eligible to participate.
  • The candidates must have score more than 50% marks in the graduation which would be a sum total of all the years of graduation.

Details as per the XAT 2018 Application form

Candidates must fill the XAT Application Form to participate in the examination. The Application form has been started form Aug 9, 2017 to November 30 2017.The candidates will have to visit the official website of XAT to fill the application form. The examination for the same would be conducted in the month of January 07,  2018.There are 3 steps for completing the registration and application process. The first step is to register in order to create XAT ID and password by filling up your details. In the next step, you have to login through your newly acquired login credentials. You have to pay the application fee of Rs.1000. The third and final step involves uploading photograph and signature.

 XAT 2017 Selection Procedure

After the scores of Paper 1 and 2 are declared, the final selection procedure commences. The final selection process depends entirely on the Associate Business colleges and may vary from one college to another. There may be various modes of selection but the GD and PI sections will almost be same in every college. In these rounds, the questions are asked by the interviewers ranging mostly from practical aspects and they expect real practical answers.

Colleges under the XAT 2018

Following colleges grant admission on the basis of the XAT 2018 score:

  1. XLRI Jamshedpur
  2. BIMTECH Greater Noida
  3. Goa institute of Management
  4. IFMR Chennai
  5. LIBM Chennai
  6. XIM Bhubaneswar
  7. XIM Jabalpur
  8. XIME Bangalore
  9. XISS Ranchi

What after XAT 2018 Result?

XAT 2018 Result will be declared by Xavier Institute in online mode on its official website. The date of release of result is likely to fall on January 31, 2017. All the candidates who appeared in the Xavier Aptitude Test 2018 can check the result and see how well they have performed. Direct link to check the result cum scorecard will be hosted on EntranceCorner as well for the sake of candidates’ convenience. Read the following blog for more information on result and its aspects.

Characteristics Of Result And Scorecard

XAT 2018 Score will be the basis of selection of a candidate in the next round of admission process. To delimit the number of candidates in the selection process, cutoff will be applied on the score. If marks of a candidate are more than or equal to the cutoff, he will be selected in the merit list. Listed candidates will be asked to appear in group discussion, writing ability test, and personal interview rounds. They have to confirm the admission by getting documents/certificates authenticated and depositing admission fee. At the document verification stage, it is required to produce printout of the result cum scorecard.

How To Check XAT 2018 Result?

Here is the process to check the XAT Result cum scorecard in online mode on the official website of the institute:

  • To check the result of the examination, candidates have to access the official website.
  • Once the page opens, find the link titled as “scorecard” on the homepage of the website.
  • Provide registration number and password correctly in the fields to check the result.
  • Press the submit button to check the result cum scorecard on the computer screen.

Press print command to generate printout of the result. It is suggested to take multiple copies.

XAT Cutoff 2018

XAT Cutoff 2018 are the minimum marks that must be scored by the candidates in order to qualify the exam. The candidates those who score marks more than or equal to the cutoff marks will be considered qualified in the exam. The cutoff marks will be released with the release of the result. With the release of result, the various B-Schools will also be releasing their cutoff marks. This article highlights the details for all the details related to the cutoff marks.

It is expected that the XAT Cutoff will be similar as that of the previous year. In general, the cutoff marks for two consecutive years do not change by much. The cutoff marks are declared by the exam officials. To decide the cutoff marks, a panel of experts is appointed. This panel consider various facts before deciding the cutoff marks. They consider facts like the previous year cutoff marks, marking scheme of the exam, difficulty level of the exam, total number of candidates appeared in the exam, etc.

The candidates those who qualify the exam will have to appear in the further selection processes like group discussion, essay writing and personal interview as well. The candidates will be selected on the basis of their overall performance.

Before the actual declaration of the cutoff marks, the candidates can make use of the answer key to check their answers and calculate their approximate marks. After that, they can check the details available on internet to get an idea of XAT Cutoff. This is for reference purpose only as nothing will be considered final before the actual declaration of the result or cutoff marks.