XAT Result 2017


xat-result-2017XAT Result 2017 – XLRI has announced the result of XAT 2017 along with official cutoff on January 25, 2017. The candidates can now check their total score and percentile of XAT 2017. They can click on the appropriate links given below on this page to check the XAT 2017 cutoff and result. The candidates will have to enter their registration number, Date of Birth and security text for checking the result and download the XAT 2017 score card. Earlier the positive & negative score was announced along with the release of OMR Answer sheet on January 21, 2017. The candidates clearing the sectional and overall cutoff will now be shortlisted and called for GD/PI and other selection rounds. The shortlist will now be announced in a day or two. The candidates will be able to take admission to XLRI, 11 XAT Member Institutes and other 145 participating institutes on the basis of the XAT 2017 score. Exam was held on January 8, 2017. Read this article further to know about OMR answer sheet, guidelines for checking result, cutoff and more on XAT Result 2017.
Use XAT 2017 Pathfinder to know which college you can get based on your XAT 2017 percentile


XAT Result 2017

The final XAT 2017 result is now available in online mode for the candidates to check. The final score and percentile has been announced by XLRI on January 25, 2017 along with official cutoff. For checking the XAT result 2017 and downloading the score card, the candidates are required to enter their registration number, date of birth and a security text. 

  • XAT 2017 score will be considered for admission to both, part time and full time MBA programs.
  • Both, overall and sectional cutoff has been decided and will be applied for shortlisting the candidates for GD/PI and other admission rounds.
  • XAT 2017 score will remain valid an year only.

Latest XAT 2017 Score Card Now Available

Guidelines for checking the XAT Result 2017 and downloading Score Card

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

  1. The candidates can click on the direct link given here above.
  2. On clicking this link, the candidates will be redirected to the login-page where they will have 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. 

Important Dates related to XAT Result 2017

S. No. Event Date
1 Exam held on 8 January 2017
2 OMR Answer Sheet released on 21 January 2017
3 XAT 2017 result declared on 25 January 2017
4 Official XAT 2017 Cutoff announced on 25 January 2017
5 Score card can be downloaded between 1 to 25 February 2017

XAT Score Card 2017

The score card has been made available online on January 25, 2017. The candidates can access their XAT 2017 score card from February 1 to 25, 2017. The result of XAT 2017 has been declared in the form of a score card, which is though available online but the score card will also be sent by post individually to the candidates on their registered postal address. 

  • The sectional as well as total percentage and percentile obtained by the candidates in all the sections is mentioned on the score card.
  • The candidates are required to login to their respective student login using XAT registration number, Date of Birth and security text for viewing and checking the score card. 

XAT OMR Answer Sheet 2017

Since XAT was conducted in pen-paper mode, the candidates marked their answers in an OMR answer sheet. XLRI released these OMR answer sheets of the candidates on January 21, 2017. These sheets furnished the sectional positive and negative score obtained by the candidates.

  • Using the official answer key, the candidates are required to scrutinise their OMR answer sheet and to check whether the given marks are correct or not. In case of any discrepancy, the candidates are required to send an email at admis@xlri.ac.in, before 5.00 PM, on January 24, 2017.
  • This scrutinising will lead to calculation of total score, which will enable the candidates to predict their XAT 2017 percentile, before the actual announcement of result.  

XAT Result 2017 – What all details will the score card furnish?

The following details are mentioned on the score card of XAT 2017 – 

  1. Score and percentile of all 3 sections individually
  2. Total score and percentile of all 3 sections
  3. Score and percentile of General Knowledge (GK) section
  4. XAT ID of candidate
  5. Exam Date
  6. Result generation date  

XAT 2017 Cutoff

XLRI has announced the official XAT cutoff along with the XAT 2017 Result on January 25, 2017. It lists the minimum marks required to be obtained by the candidates to get shortlisted for GD/PI. The cutoff has been announced individually 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.

The candidates can check the official XAT 2017 cutoff from the table below and can click on the sub-heading here to know cutoff of other top B-schools accepting XAT 2017 score

Official XLRI XAT 2017 Cutoff
Sections BM HR GMP
VA 79.46 76.69 5 and above
DM 76.84 71.628 5 and above
QA 88.7 70.07 6 and above
Total XLRI XAT 2017 Cutoff 96 92.55 22 and above


What to do after XAT Result 2017 Announcement?

  • The GD/PI shortlist will be released by XLRI. All the shortlisted candidates will then be required to update the city to appear for the interview and also submit certain documents. They will have to book their interview slots and upload self profile assessment & video. 
  • Interview at XLRI will be conducted in the month of February & March 2017. 
  • On the basis of XAT 2017 score, the candidates will be required to apply to other participating colleges accepting XAT score. 
  • Each college will decide its own XAT cutoff and follow a selection process. Usually the further admission rounds comprise of Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and/or Essay Writing/Written Ability Test (WAT). 
  • The candidates are advised to individually visit the official websites of participating Institutes to know their application dates and the selection process followed by them. 

Top B-Schools accepting XAT 2017 Score

Apart from XLRI and 11 XAMI Member Institutes, this year there are total 145 XAT Participating Institutes which will be accepting XAT 2017 score for granting post graduate management admission. The names of some of the top participating colleges have been listed here below. The candidates can click on the caption-head here to know more names of top colleges. 

  1. Flame School of Business
  2. MISB Bocconi
  3. S P Jain Institute of Management & Research
  4. IFIM Business School
  5. K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research
  6. FORE School of Management,New Delhi
  7. Indian Institute of Forest Management
  8. Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA)
  9. Institute for Technology and Management, Mumbai
  10. Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
  11. Jagan Institute of Management Studies (JIMS)
  12. T A Pai Management Institute

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