XAT 2020 Result Released: Download your score card and check your admission chances in XLRI, SPJIMR, IMT, XIMB

Thursday, January 16 2020
XAT Result 2020
XAT 2020 exam Result has been declared by XLRI on January 16 2020, much earlier than the officially announced date of January 31 as also predicted by MBAUniverse.com earlier.Candidates can download their XAT 2020 score cards now and check their admission chances with cut offs for XLRI, SPJIMR, XIMB. You can still apply for admission in many top MBA colleges like IMT, FORE.

XAT 2020 exam result has been declared on January 16, 2020 at 8 pm much before the official date of January 31 for XAT result. MBAUniverse.com had already predicted that XAT 2020 result would be out on this date.

You can download the XAT 2020 score card now from the official XAT website and check your admission chances with cut offs for XLRI, SPJIMR, XIMB.

The application process for admission 2020 in many top B-schools like IMT, FORE, TAPMI, BIMTECH is also still open.  MBAUniverse.com will tell you about top MBA colleges accepting XAT 2020 Scores & their Cut offs. Towards the end of the article, we also share Deadlines and Last dates for applying to top XAT accepting B-schools. So read this article till the very end to make sure you don’t miss any vital information.

How to download XAT 2020 Score Card
You can download your XAT score card by login to official XAT website with your XAT 2020 registration ID and your date of birth. Download your score card in following steps:

  1. Login to official website for XAT and Click on the Score card icon
  2. Enter your XAT 2020 registration ID, Password/Date of birth as required
  3. Your score card will be displayed
  4. Check and verify your details & your percentage score, percentile score for each section as well as overall
  5. Download your score card and take print Read more

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Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2020 was the third online computer based exam conducted by XLRI for admission to more than 150 MBA/PGDM colleges on January 5, 2020 with many changes.

XAT 2020 Result: Highlights

  • No candidate has scored 100 percentile
  • XAT 2020 Merit Percentile score is based on core three sections without GK section score
  • XLRI to take into account the score of GK section in GD-PI-WAT process
  • XLRI Jamshedpur shortlist is declared immediately after the release of XAT 2020 result 
  • No Negative percentile awarded to any XAT 2020 exam taker

XLRI Shortlisting & Cut Off Percentile
Soon after releasing XAT Results, XLRI announces its shortlist for Admission 2020. Besides, XAT cut offs for different XLRI PGDM programmes are also announced and individual messages to shortlisted candidates are sent by XLRI.  

XLRI shortlisting criteria is based on sectional as well as overall XAT exam percentile score that you have obtained in Verbal & Reasoning, Decision Making, and Quantitative and Data Interpretation sections. The final selection round at XLRI will consist of GD-PI-WAT and will begin in February 2020. 

Top B-Schools Accepting XAT 2020: Cut Offs
Both XLRI Jamshedpur and SPJIMR Mumbai release shortlist of the candidates based on the XAT 2020 scores. The shortlisting process is based on overall as well as the sectional percentile scores. While SPJIMR Mumbai has announced a minimum 75 sectional and 85 overall percentile for shortlisting, actual cut off goes much higher. 

XAT 2020 Cut Offs
XLRI Jamshedpur
Overall Cut Offs (Based on past Trends)
95+ for BM; 93 for HRM
90 for PGDM
VALR Cut off
79+ for BM & HRM
DM Cut off
76+ BM; 71+ HRM
QADI Cut Off

XAT Score Vs Percentile: No candidate with 100 percentile
XLRI has not awarded full 100 percentile in XAT 2020 even to the highest scorer in the exam! The score is ranked at 99.9 percentile. Confirming this trend to MBAUniverse.com, XAT official said “Our percentile calculation is slightly different, and the topper does not score hundred percentile.”

Also, XAT 2020 result does not have candidates with negative percentile. According to XAT official “All students get positive percentiles (There is no possibility of negative percentile)”.  It means that no candidate can get negative scores as per the score normalization process adopted in XAT 2020.

Read this article to learn more about how to convert XAT Scores into Percentile.

Top MBA Colleges Accepting XAT scores with Cut Offs, Deadline
Check likely XAT Cut Off for Top 15 B-schools accepting XAT 2020 Scores. These cut offs have been prepared by MBAUniverse.com experts by looking at last 3 years’ admission trends, analysis and result trends of XAT 2020 and speaking to Admission Chairpersons of many top B-schools.

Sr No
MBA College/B-school
Likely XAT Cut off Percentile
Admission Status & Last date
XLRI Jamshedpur
XIM Bhubaneswar
IMT Ghaziabad
Open for Few Days | Apply Now
TAPMI Manipal
January 17, 2020 | Apply Now
Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
January 31, 2020 | Apply Now
IRMA Anand
January 18, 2020 | Apply Now
MICA Ahmedabad
January 16, 2020 | Apply Now
K J Somaiya, Mumbai
February 4, 2020 | Apply Now
FORE School of Management, New Delhi
January 25, 2020 | Apply Now
12 Welingkar Mumbai 75+
January 26, 2020 | Apply Now
LIBA Chennai
February 15, 2020 | Apply Now
BIMTECH Greater Noida
January 31, 2020 | Apply Now
XIME Bangalore
February 26, 2020 | Apply Now

XLRI Delhi Campus to admit students with XAT 2020
XLRI Jamshedpur has launched its second campus in Delhi NCR at Jhajjar from the academic session 2020-21. For academic year 2020-22, intake is 120 students divided in two sections.XLRI’s new campus in Delhi NCR will have the same Pedagogy and Curriculum as XLRI, Jamshedpur and the faculty from the main campus will also be taking classes at the new campus. After declaration of XAT 2020 result, XLRI short list of candidates also includes the shortlist for admission to XLRIDelhi campus.

MBAUniverse.com had Predicted XAT 2020 Result Date
On January 15, 2020 MBAUniverse.com had learnt that XLRI was planning to release XAT Results very soon, instead of official release date of January 31. However, the candidates were cautioned that XAT 2020 Results would NOT be released on January 15 as some media and education portals had reported. 

XLRI Spokesperson had also confirmed likely date for release of XAT Results to MBAUniverse.com. Responding to MBAUniverse.com query on XAT Result Date, XLRI Spokesperson emphatically told us on 15.1.2020, “XAT 2020 Results will NOT be released today.” Some media and education portals had reported that XAT results would be released on January 15, which led to commotion within MBA Aspirants. 

XLRI was in final stages of preparing XAT 2020 Results on that day. XLRI Spokesperson told us on 15.1.2020, “XAT 2020 Results will released within 3-5 days.”So, we predicted the XAT 2020 Result to be released on this date.

Candidates were advised to keep calm and focus on researching how to best use the XAT 2020 scores, rather than keep wasting time on checking scores again and again or reading inaccurate media reports.

Check more MBA Colleges accepting XAT 2020 in Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai and other cities  

Stay tuned to MBAUniverse.com for more updates on XAT 2020.