XAT 2019 Answer Key – Released

12 Jan, 2019

XAT 2019 Answer Key – The conducting body of Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 i.e. Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur has released the XAT 2019 answer key on 12th January 2019 in online mode. Candidates who have appeared in the entrance test which was conducted on 6th January 2019 can now download the answer key to cross-check their answer which they had chosen during the exam. To download the XAT 2019 answer key, candidates have to use their XAT ID and password. Using the answer key which is available on the website of XAT’s website, candidates can calculate the estimated score since the answer key consists of the correct answers to the questions asked in the XAT 2019 exam. Further, with the release of answer key, the concerned authority will prepare the XAT 2019 result which will be declared on 31st January 2019. Lastly, the candidates who have appeared in the XAT 2019 exam and wish to get into top B-school for postgraduate management program must cross-check their answer with the help of answer key and also, start preparing for the selection procedure which will commence soon after the declaration of the result. Also, read the article and stay tuned to our website for fetching such latest updates.

XAT 2019 Answer Key – Important Dates

The important dates related to XAT 2019 events has been released by the regulating body i.e. XLRI with the release in the notification on 14th of August 2018. Therefore, the candidates to prepare accordingly must follow the below-given table to remain updated with each upcoming event for XAT 2019.

The Filling of Online applications form 20th of August 2018
Last date to submit online applications (without late fee) 30th of November, 2018
Last date to submit online applications (with late fee) 15th of December 2018
Availability of XAT 2019 Admit Card 20th of December 2018.
XAT 2019 Exam 6th January 2019
The release of official answer key 12th January 2019 (Released)
Declaration of XAT 2019 Results 31st January 2019
Releasing of XAT 2019 Scorecard 31st January 2019
Counselling Date After Result Declaration
Commencement of Interview Session First week of March 2019
Final list of candidates the Second week of April 2019

XAT 2019 Answer Key – Method to Download

    XAT answer key consists of correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. The step to download the XAT 2019 answer key is given below:

    1. Visit the official website, click here to download the answer key XAT 2019.
    2. Log in by using the login credential that is user Id and password.
    3. Now, click on the link ‘XAT answer key ‘provided on this page.
    4. Select the date of XAT exam
    5. Click on the link indicating “View Details” and check the XAT answer key.
    6. Now you can match your answer with the answers provided and you can calculate the estimate probable.

    What after Downloading the XAT Answer Key?

    Once you have downloaded the answer key now the candidate can cross-check the answers and assign marks as per the marking scheme and even deduct marks for every wrong answer. By doing so you will be able to estimate and calculate the marks.  The methods to calculate the marks are as

    • 1 mark is allotted to each correct answer and – 0.25 for the wrong answer.
    • There is negative marking of 0.05 for unattempted question beyond 8.

    XAT Exam Pattern

    The XAT 2019 exam pattern is same as that of last year. Candidates can find the exam pattern from the below-given table.

    Paper Section No. of Questions Total Marks Total Time Negative Marking
    Paper – 1 Verbal and Logical Ability 24 24 170 Min ·         0.25 for any wrong answer and 0.05 for more than 12 unattempted questions
      Data Interpretation and Quantitative Ability 27 27    
      Decision Making 21 27    
    Paper- 2 General Knowledge 25 25 10 Min ·         No Negative Marking


    XAT 2019 Cutoff

    The aspiring aspirants willing to qualify the XAT 2019 exam to get admission the various course offered by the XLRI, Jamshedpur will have to satisfy and meet the cutoff criteria offered by XLRI and other top B schools. The candidates must secure either equal or more than the criteria set by the XAT exam authority.  The cutoff will vary for different courses and category wise. Since the XAT 2019 Cutoff for the year 2019 has yet not released.

    XAT Result 2019

    The XAT 2019 result will be declared on 31st January 2019 and can be downloaded from the official website of XAT by using login credentials. The result will be in the form of scorecard carrying the percentiles, sectional and overall scores.

    XAT 2019 has been conducted on 6th January 2019 and so the answer key is likely to be released in the second week of January 2019 followed with the declaration of the result which will be done on 31st January 2019.

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