XAT 2019: What is the Expected Cutoff?

XAT 2019

XAT 2019 Cutoff plays a crucial role in the selection procedure. The shortlisted candidates are called for further rounds of GD and PI by the institute only if they have fulfilled the cut-off criteria. XAT Cutoff criteria are based on various factors like the number of seats, the difficulty level of the exam etc. If candidates want to enroll themselves in the colleges that accepts the score of XAT entrance examination, they must know the expected cut-off for the same.

XAT 2019 Cutoff

Expected Overall XAT 2019 Cutoff

Section XLRI – Business Management (BM) XLRI – Human Resource Management (HRM) XIMB – BM and HRM XLRI – Global Management Programme
Verbal Ability 7.5 (80 percentile) 8 (90 percentile) 6 (75 percentile) 5 and above
Decision Making 7 (80 percentile) 6.5(80 percentile) 6.5(75 percentile) 5 and above
Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation 9.5 – 10 (90 percentile) 7 – 7.5 (70 percentile) 8 – 8.5 (75 percentile) 6 and above

XAT 2019 Cutoff for other Top B-Schools

MBA Colleges XAT 2019 Cutoff
SPJIMR, Mumbai 90
Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad 90
K J Somaiya 85
FORE 85.25
TAMPI, Manipal 80
XIM, Bhubaneswar 90
Great Lakes Institute of Management 80
Amity Business School, Noida 85
Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai 70
IFMR, Chennai 70 – 80
GIM, Goa 85

For candidates who will clear the XAT Cutoff will appear for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI).

How to Check XAT 2019 Cutoff?

Follow the below steps to check XAT 2019 Cutoff:

  • Visit the official website of the Institute.
  • On the homepage, go to the ‘Examination Section’.
  • Enter the Roll number and the Form Number on the link provided.
  • After the XAT cut-off is displayed save and print it for further use.

Factors That Affect XAT 2019 Cutoff

The XAT 2019 Cutoff is prepared considering below factors-

  • Level of difficulty of examination
  • Number of test takers for the examination
  • Available seats for the candidates in the Institute
  • Average marks scored
  • XAT exam normalized scores

What After XAT 2019 Cutoff Release?

Once the XAT 2019 Cutoff is released, the candidates are called for GD and PI rounds. Candidates who are shortlisted for the mentioned rounds will have to select and update their preferred interview city on the official website.

The admission is granted based on the candidate’s XAT/GMAT score, academic history, work experience (if any), personal profile, and performance in the GD and PI round.

Parameters on which candidate is selected for admission in the institute include:

  • XAT 2019 or GMAT score
  • A score of class 10 and 12
  • Score of Graduation
  • Work Experience (if any)
  • Performance in Group discussion
  • Performance in Personal interview

Weightage of the process is mentioned as follows –

Process Weightage
XAT Exam score 60%
Group Discussion/ Personal Interview 25%
Essay/Academics/GK/Work-Experience 15%

XAT 2019 Cutoff Facts

The result of XAT 2019 was announced on January 17, 2019, along with all the overall and sectional scores. The cut-off includes sectional cutoff for verbal ability, decision making, and quantitative ability and data interpretation.

The XAT 2019 Cutoff is for admission in the three MBA programmes offered by XLRI including –

  • Business Management (BM)
  • Human Resource Management (HRM)
  • General Management Programme

Candidates can enroll themselves for more than one course and will have to mention their choice of courses while filling the XAT 2019 application form. Candidates who are selected for admission will get the final result of selection by post on their registered email address.