XAT Result 2017


xat-result-2017XAT Result 2017 – XLRI will be announcing the result of XAT 2017 on January 31, 2017. Along with it, the cutoff for BM, HRM, Global MBA courses is also expected to be announced. Till then, the candidates can calculate their expected percentile using the official XAT answer key. They can download it by accessing the link given here below. Exam was held on January 8, 2017. The XAT Result 2017 will be made available online and a link to access the same will be provided here on this page. The result will furnish the sectional and total percentile obtained by the candidates. After the result announcement, the eligible candidates will be shortlisted for GD/PI after applying the XAT cutoff. Based on the XAT 2017 score, the candidates will be able to take admission to XLRI, XAT Associated Institutes and other 150+ participating institutes. Read this article further to know about OMR answer sheet, guidelines for checking result, cutoff and more on XAT Result 2017.

Use XAT Percentile Predictor 2017 to know what percentile can you get in XAT 2017


XAT Result 2017

XLRI has issued the XAT Answer Key and question paper along with explanation on January 16, 2017. By comparing the marked answers with the answer key, the students can estimate their score and predict their XAT 2017 Result, before its official announcement. Last year, the OMR sheets were released on January 22 followed by result declaration on January 27, 2016. The highest score obtained in the test was 51.75 last year and the history repeated itself as there was no 100 percentiler.

XAT score is considered for both, part time and full time MBA programs. For checking the result and downloading the scorecard, the candidates will be required to enter their registration number and date of birth. It must be noted that the scorecard will also be sent via email on the registered email id of the candidates along with publishing at the official website.

Guidelines for checking the XAT Result 2017 Online & download Scorecard

The below-listed steps can be followed by the candidates for accessing their result.

  1. The candidates can click on the direct link, which will be provided here with the announcement of the result.
  2. On clicking that link, the candidates will be redirected to the login-page where they will be required to enter their XAT 2017 registration number, date of birth and a security text.
  3. After valid submission of these details, the result and option to download the XAT 2017 Score card will flash on the screen.
  4. This link should now be clicked for downloading the scorecard. The file will be saved on your computer/laptop. 
  5. Open the score card in a pdf reader software and take a print out of the same. Retain it, till the admission process concludes. 

XAT Answer Key 2017

XLRI has issued the official answer key of XAT 2017 and question paper with detailed solution & explanation on January 16, 2017. On the date of the exam, January 8, various private coaching academies had released the unofficial answer key of XAT. Using the answer key and matching the attempted answers with the responses given in the key, the candidates will be able to calculate an estimated percentile and score. This way, they will be able to predict their XAT Result 2017.  

Click on the caption-head to download the XAT Answer Key 2017 for all the sets of the question paper. 

XAT 2017 OMR Answer Sheet

The OMR answer sheet of the candidates is expected to be released by XLRI before the announcement of XAT 2017 Result. It also reveals the score obtained by the candidates, which helps in predicting the percentile. It can be said that the result is declared unofficially this way. The purpose of releasing the answer sheet is that the candidates can scrutinise them and get back to XLRI in case any error is noticed by them.

XAT 2017 Cutoff

XLRI will be announcing the official XAT cutoff after declaring the XAT 2017 Result. It will list the minimum marks required to be obtained by the candidates to get shortlisted for GD/PI. The cutoff will be provided for each section and for HRM, BM and GMP courses. On the basis of this cutoff and score of XAT 2017, the Institute will give a call to the shortlisted candidates for further rounds of admission.

Predicting the expected cutoff gets difficult before the conduct of the exam as it mainly depends on the difficulty level of the exam. Still to give an idea to the aspirants, the previous year’s cutoff is tabled below. However, the candidates can click on this caption-head to know the expected cutoff and more details.

Name of the course


  2017 (Expected) 2016 2015 2014 2013
BM 96 96 94.23 94 94
HRM 94.5 94.4 90.04 88 88
GMBA 90 90.04 90 88
GMP 69 67.98

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