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XAT Exam 2024: Result Declared, Answer Key, Cut off & Scorecard Details

XAT Result 2024 has been released on the official website at xatonline.in. The exam authority conducted XAT 2024 on January 7, 2024.
XAT 2024

XAT 2024

XAT Exam 2024: XLRI Jamshedpur has released the XAT result 2024 on January 20, 2024, in online mode. Candidates can access their XAT scorecard using their login credentials such as XAT ID and date of birth. XAT exam 2024 was conducted on January 7, 2024. Candidates need to enter the necessary login details such as XAT ID and date of birth in the login window to get their respective scorecards. 

Candidates who hold a Bachelor’s Degree of 3 years duration in any discipline are eligible to take the XAT 2024 exam. Applicants who will complete their final examination of graduation by June 10, 2024, are also eligible to appear for the exam. XAT aspirants are advised to check the XAT eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Also Read: XAT Result 2024

Xavier Aptitude Test is a national-level entrance examination, whose scores are accepted by over 160 institutes for admission to postgraduate management programs. Students must know the detailed XAT syllabus to get an idea of the types of questions asked in the examination. The XAT exam consists of subjects such as verbal and logical ability, decision-making ability, data interpretation and quantitative ability, and general awareness. 

XAT 2024

XAT is a Computer-Based Test consisting of multiple-choice questions and an essay writing question. The number of questions in the exam varies between 100 - 105. The XAT 2024 exam duration is 3 hours 30 minutes, which is, from 2 pm to 5:30 pm. The XAT question paper is divided into 3 sections: a) Decision Making, Verbal and Logical Ability, Data Interpretation, and Quantitative Ability b) mock keyboard testing session c) general awareness and essay writing. 

There is a negative marking of 0.25 mark in the XAT exam. Every correct answer is awarded with 1 mark. In case there are more than 8 unattempted questions, there will be a deduction of 0.10 mark for each unanswered question. 

XAT Exam 2024: Important Dates

Exam Stage


Application Form Release Date

July 15, 2023

Last Date to Submit Application Form

November 30, 2023

Admit Card Release Date

December 26, 2023

XAT Exam Date

January 7, 2024

XAT result date

January 20, 2024

Shortlist for Interview

3rd week of January


From Mid-February to Mid-March

Offers and Waitlist

April 2024

Beginning of Academic Session

Mid-June 2024

XAT Registration 2024

The XAT registration fee is INR 2000. The additional fee for each of the XLRI programmes is INR 200. Candidates need to register using their mobile number and email address, fill the application form and pay the registration fee. Check the steps to apply for XAT 2024 given below : 

Step 1: Candidates need to visit the official website of XAT and register as a new user by filling in the following details : 

  1. Name
  2. Email Address
  3. Mobile Number

Step 2: Candidates will receive their XAT ID and password on their registered mobile number and email address

Step 3: Candidates need to fill in the online application form with academic and work experience details, programme and test city preferences, and upload their photograph, signature, and ID proof in the application form

Step 4: Pay the XAT registration fee after completing the application form

XAT Admit Card 2024

XAT 2024 admit card will be released on December 27, 2023. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website of XAT by logging in with their User ID and password. Examinees can refer to the steps given below to access the XAT admit card : 

Step 1: Candidates are required to visit the official website of XAT

Step 2: Enter User ID and password

Step 3: Candidates are required to click on the tab that specifies - ‘Download Admit Card’ 

Step 4: The admit card can be downloaded in PDF format

The XAT admit card mentions the following details : 

  • Name of Candidate
  • XAT ID
  • Exam Date
  • Exam Timing
  • Reporting Time and Gate Closure
  • Date of Birth 
  • Duration of Exam
  • Exam centre address and test city
  • Photograph and Signature of Candidate
  • Exam Day Instructions

XAT Exam Pattern 2024

Candidates can check the XAT exam pattern from the table given below. 

XAT 2024 Particulars

Exam Structure Details


3 sections : 

Section 1

  1. Verbal and Logical Ability
  2. Data Interpretation and Quantitative Ability

Section 2

  1. Mock Keyboard Testing

Section 3

  1. General Awareness
  2. Essay Writing

Exam Mode

Computer-Based Test

Exam Duration

3 hours 30 minutes

Number of Questions

100 - 105

Marking Scheme

  • 1 Mark for Correct Answer
  • 0.25 negative marking for Incorrect Answer
  • After 8 unattempted answers, - 0.10 mark for each unanswered question

XAT Result 2024

XAT 2024 results has been declared online. Candidates can download their  XAT scorecard through the steps given below: 

Step 1: Candidates have to visit the official website of XAT

Step 2: Examinees are required to log in using their registered ID and password

Step 3: Click on the tab that mentions - ‘XAT scorecard’ 

Step 4: Candidates can download the XAT score card in PDF format

After the results are declared, the admission process takes place through the following 3 steps : 

  • Shortlisting: Candidates who clear the XAT cutoff are shortlisted for further rounds. 
  • Group Discussion(GD) and Interview: Shortlisted candidates are required to appear for the Group Discussion and Interview rounds. 
  • Final Selection: Candidates qualify for admission based on their XAT scores, performance in GD and interview, work experience, academic background, and extracurricular achievements. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

When will XAT 2024 be conducted?

 XAT 2024 will be conducted on January 7, 2024. 

What is the mode of the XAT exam?

The XAT exam is a Computer-Based Test. 

When is the last date to register for XAT 2024?

The last date to register for XAT 2024 is November 30, 2023. 

What is the exam duration of XAT 2024?

The XAT exam duration is 3 hours 30 minutes. 

What is the marking scheme in the XAT exam?

In the XAT exam, 1 mark is awarded for each correct answer and 0.25 mark is deducted for each incorrect response. Further, there is a negative marking of 0.10 mark for each unanswered question if there are more than 8 unattempted questions.

What sections does the XAT exam consist of?

The XAT exam consists of verbal and logical ability, data interpretation and quantitative ability, mock keyboard testing, general awareness, and essay writing. 

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