XAT 2023 Score Vs Percentile: 34-35 Marks Lead to 95 percentile

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May 27, 2022
XAT 2023 Result will be released on January 20, 2023 or before on XAT official website. XAT Score cards and XAT Exam Result reveal that a score of 34-35 in XAT 2023 may fetch 95 percentile and 30-31 marks will award you with 90%ile. Section-wise and overall XAT 2023 score Vs percentile calculation is given below. Apart from XLRI, XIMB there are about 160 MBA colleges who will offer MBA admission 2023 based on XAT 2023 scores
XAT 2023 Score Vs Percentile

XLRI will release XAT 2023 Result on or before January 20, 2023 in the afternoon. XAT 2023 Scorecards will be live immediately after the XAT result release. Check step by step process below how to download XAT score card from official website. Also check Top MBA Colleges Accepting XAT Scores with percentile and Cut offs. 

With the release of XAT score cards, you will know your score and XAT percentile score that you have obtained. This will give you a fair idea which top MBA colleges from the list below you could get with your XAT percentile. A score of 34-35 marks in XAT 2023 will lead to around 95-96 percentile in XAT 2023. Good percentile predictors on the MBAUniverse.com website and other top coaching centres will confirm this fact also.

How do XAT 2023 Score and Percentile compare? A score of 34 in XAT 2023 may award 95 percentile.
With a score of 30 you may get 90+ percentile while with 32 your percentile go up to 93 in XAT 2023

Section-wise and overall XAT 2023 score Vs percentile
The expected XAT 2023 score leading to different percentile range is shared below:

Section-1: Verbal & Logical Ability

Raw XAT score
Percentile XAT score
9.5
85
10.5
90+
13.5
95+

Section-2: Decision Making

Raw XAT score
Percentile XAT score
9.0
85
10
90
11.5
95+

Section-3Quant & DI

Raw XAT score
Percentile XAT score
10.5
85
12.5
90
15
95+

Overall

Raw XAT score
Percentile XAT score
27-28
89
29-30
90+
31-32
93
33-34
95
39-40.5
99+

XAT Scorecard does not include XAT Score but displays only XAT Percentage and XAT Percentile. Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) exam has 75 total questions which are counted to prepare the merit based percentile and are divided in three sections. Out of 75 marks, candidates find it difficult to score beyond 30-32 marks and very few students cross the 34-35 score in XAT exam. The difficulty level as well as reduced number of questions fetch high percentile at low scores in XAT exam.

GK & Essay Sections: Not counted for Percentile Calculation
Out of 101 questions 100 questions are in MCQ format and 1 is descriptive Essay writing question. 25 questions in GK section in XAT exam are not counted for calculation of XAT percentile.

XAT 2022 exam pattern is projected as a moderate to tough exam leading to low or similar cut offs as of previous years. Besides, the reintroduction of Essay Writing Test in the exam has made the exam a mix of MCQs and descriptive question paper with a slightly increased time limit of 3 hours and 10 minutes with 101 questions, from earlier 100 questions in 3 hours time limit.

XAT 2023 Score Vs Percentile Cut offs
There are about 160 MBA colleges who will offer MBA admission 2023 based on XAT 2023 scores. To help you to know what score in XAT 2023 could lead you to the cut off percentile in top B-schools, a comparative analysis is detailed below:

MBA College
Expected XAT 2023 Actual Cut off percentile
XLRI Jamshedpur
93-95
MICA Ahmedabad
80-84
XIM Bhubaneswar
90-91
IMI New Delhi
90-91
Great Lakes Chennai
90-91
IMT Ghaziabad
90-91
TAPMI Manipal
80-84
GIM Goa
85-90
IRMA Anand
80-84
FORE New Delhi
85-86
K J Somaiya Mumbai
84-85
Great Lakes Gurgaon
80-84
LBSIM New Delhi
85-86
LIBA Chennai
80-85
IFMR Chennai
79-80

XAT is considered more difficult than other MBA entrance exams. Its scoring pattern of +1 mark for each correct answer and -0.25 mark negative marking makes it difficult to score beyond 35-40 marks.

Moreover, the XAT has gone green with computerized format and number of questions which determine the percentile score in XAT have been reduced to total 75. The difficulty level as well as reduced number of questions fetch high percentile at low scores in XAT exam.

Stay tuned to MBAUniverse.com for more updates on XAT 2023  

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