XAT Result 2021: Date, Scorecard Download Link, Merit list

Exam Date : January 3, 2021
Result Date : February 1, 2021

XLRI Jamshedpur will release the XAT result 2021 through online mode at its official website on February 1, 2021. The XAT exam is scheduled to occur on January 3, 2021. After the exam, the XAT result 2021 will be declared on February 1, 2021 on the official website. Candidates must use their XAT login Id and password that was given at the time of registration and access their scorecard. Without a valid XAT login Id and password, candidates won't be able to download the XAT result 2021. Scorecard will be available on the website under the results tab. Download and print the XAT results and keep it safe for the XAT counselling process. It carries the section-wise and overall percentile along with the details of the candidates. Institutes participating under XAT will shortlist candidates for the interview and other rounds most likely on the same day of XAT result 2021. XAT scorecard 2021 generally is valid until December 31st of that year. Once the XAT results are announced, the authority will soon conduct the selection procedure for the qualified candidates. This exam is conducted once in a year to provide admission to the candidates to various management programmes across India.

XAT Result 2021 Dates

The table below represents the details relevant to the XAT result date 2021. As per the official notification, the XAT 2021 results will be announced in the third week of January or February 2021 tentatively. 

XAT 2021 Result Dates
Events XAT Exam Date 2021 
XAT 2021 registrations begin September 12, 2020 
XAT Registration last date  November 30, 2020 
XAT admit card release date download begins December 20, 2020 
XAT Admit card date download ends January 3, 2021 
XAT exam date 2021  January 3, 2021 
Response sheet of Candidates for XAT 2021 The first week of January 2021
Release of XAT 2021 Answer key The second week of January 2021
XAT result declaration date February 1, 2021 
XAT Cutoff 2021 Last week of January 2021

XAT Result 2021 Highlights

The scorecard of XAT for a particular candidate will hold the following details and will appear like this. Candidates can compare their percentile with the cutoff of the participating institutes. It will reveal whether he or she is selected for further rounds or not.
 XAT Scorecard

  • XAT 2021 scorecard will contain the overall XAT percentile and sectional scores of a candidate.
  • GK percentile and percentage will be independently calculated and will not be revealed in the total. This is used later for the subsequent selection rounds in XLRI and other associated institutes.
  • There are more than 150 participating B-schools including XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB, TAPMI, GIM, BIMTECH, LIBA, Great Lakes which will accept XAT 2021 score.

How to check XAT Result 2021?

The authority will announce the XAT result 2021 online at the official website of XAT on February 1, 2021. Candidates have to visit the official website and download the XAT result 2021. They can also follow the steps given below for downloading the XAT scorecard.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of XAT.
  • Step 2: Enter application no or registered ID and password.
  • Step 3: Click on “Score Card” tab
  • Step 4: The screen will display the XAT 2021 result.
  • Step 5: Download and print XAT result 2021.

The detailed information to download the XAT 2021 results are given below:

  1. Candidates have to visit the official website of XLRI Jamshedpur to check the XAT result 2021. On the official website, they have to click on the Login button and enter the valid login credentials. Candidates must keep themselves updated with the latest updates on XAT exam result date 2021. As per the official notification, the XAT result 2021 will announced tentatively in the third week of January, i.e. February 1, 2021. 
  2. Aspirants have to click on "Scorecard" link for downloading the XAT result 2021. 
  3. After entering all the details, the XAT scorecard will be displayed on the screen. Candidates can download the XAT result score card and take the printout of the same.
  4. Candidates are advised to keep the scorecard of XAT safe until the admission process is completed.

XAT Score Card 2021 Contents Present

The scorecard of XAT contains the details of the candidates along with the marks that they obtained in the qualifying exam. Candidates must preserve the XAT 2021 scorecard safe until the admission process is completed. The list of details present on the XAT result 2021 are:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Gender and Date of birth
  • Address details
  • XAT 2021 ID
  • Date of the test
  • The validity period of XAT result 2021
  • Sectional percentage and percentile
  • Total percentage and percentile
  • Signature of the chairperson of admissions

How to find total percentile in XAT Score Card?

  • To calculate the XAT percentile, candidates should be aware of the XAT marking scheme so that they will be able to calculate the marks for the correct and incorrect answers. 
  • In XAT, each question carries 1 mark. A deduction of 0.25 marks will be there for each wrong answer.
  • Beyond 8 unanswered questions, 0.05 marks will be deducted for each unanswered question.
  • The percentage or percentile of GK will be calculated separately and not included in the total percentage or percentile.
  • Candidates can also check the table below for analysing XAT marks vs percentile for year 2021. Here OA stands for overall aggregate.
XAT Result Analysis
Overall Aggregate Percentile
51.26 OA 99.751 percentile
47.12 OA 99.278 percentile
45.64 OA 98.896 percentile
42.82 OA 97.891 percentile
40.83 OA 96.842 percentile

XAT Toppers List

XAT Result 2021 was announced on January 16, 2020. This year a lot of candidates scored above 90 percentile. The total percentile is based on the performance of the candidates with respect to the rest of the test takers. The percentile is calculated by evaluating the candidate's sectional percentile in each of the sections: Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability, Logical Reasoning, and Decision Making. The list of the toppers of XAT 2020 exam are tabulated below:

XAT Toppers 2020
Topper Percentile
Rini James 99
Rishabh Sharma 99.65
Vandan Shah 99.7
Pranaysinh Parmar 99.45
Rayan Jain 99.4
Vrishank Singh 99.37
Shubham Sharma 99.36
Aarti Misra 98.75
Satyam Sharma 98.12

XAT Merit List 2021

XAT merit list will be prepared soon after the announcement of the XAT result 2021. The authority will prepare the merit list of XAT based on the performance of the candidates in the qualifying exam. Candidates can check the merit list by visiting the official website of XAT. The merit list will contain the information of the candidates along with their ranks. Based on the merit list i.e. the rank of the candidates, the selection process will be conducted. So candidates must secure above the cutoff marks to secure admission in XLRI.

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Discussion Forum


When are the XAT results out?

Asked By: Anonymous 16 Jan 2017


The results are usually announced during the last week of January.

Answer By: Getmyuni

16 Jan 2017



Candidates must use their registration number and date of birth to access the XAT result.

Answer By: Getmyuni

23 Jan 2017


Will the GK percentile be included in the total?

Asked By: Anonymous 24 Jan 2017


The GK percentile will be independently calculated and will not be revealed in the total.

Answer By: Getmyuni

24 Jan 2017


What is a XAT scorecard?

Asked By: Anonymous 18 Feb 2017


The XAT scorecard will reveal the percentile and sectional percentage.

Answer By: Getmyuni

18 Feb 2017

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