CGPSC Answer Key 2020
Updated on Feb 13, 2020 - 10:06 a.m. IST by Aayushi madavi
#CGPSC State Engineering Services

CGPSC Answer Key 2020 - Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) has conducted CGPSC State Services 2020 prelims exam on February 9. CGPSC 2020 answer keys for the prelims exam, released by coaching institutes, are now available to check. The exam authorities will release the official CGPSC answer key 2020 later. CGPSC 2020 answer key will be released by the Commission for prelims and mains exam separately. First, a tentative or provisional CGPSC answer key will be released. If candidates, who have appeared for CGPSC State Services exam, find that any answers provided in the provisional answer key are incorrect, they can raise objections against it during the dates announced by the exam body. After considering the challenges made by the candidates, a final CGPSC 2020 answer key will be released. The result will be prepared on the basis of the final answer key. Read further to know more about CGPSC answer key 2020 and to check answer keys released by coaching centres.

CGPSC 2020 is being conducted for the recruitment of candidates for various posts in the state government offices, departments and organisations in Chhattisgarh. This year a total of 160 vacancies have been announced. The mains exam of CGPSC 2020 is to be conducted on July 17, 18, 19 and 20.

CGPSC Answer Key 2020 for Prelims by Coaching Institutes

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CGPSC 2020 Answer Key - Important Dates



Prelims exam

February 9, 2020

Unofficial answer key

February 9, 2020

CGPSC answer key 2020 for prelims (provisional)

To be announced

Dates to challenge CGPSC prelims answer key

To be announced

Final answer key for prelims exam

To be announced

Mains Exam

July 17, 18, 19 & 20, 2020

Provisional answer key for mains

To be announced

Challenge dates for CGPSC answer key (mains)

To be announced

CGPSC answer key for mains (final)

To be announced

How to Download CGPSC Answer Key 2020?

Follow the steps given below to download the answer key of CGPSC 2020 -

Step 1: Go to the official website -

Step 2: Click on ‘Model Answers’ on the menu bar

Step 3: Click on model answers or amended answers for CGPSC State Services 2020

Step 4: The answer key PDF will open

Step 5: Download and save for future references

Calculation of Marks using CGPSC 2020 Answer Key

Candidates must know the marking scheme of CGPSC State services exam in order to calculate their scores using CGPSC answer key. As per the official notification, candidates will be awarded 2 marks for each correct answer and 1/3 rd of the marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer. Each paper of the exam is conducted for a total of 200 marks. Candidates must check their responses against the answers provided in the answer key to evaluate their performance.

CGPSC Marking Scheme

Total marks for each paper of CGPSC


Marks awarded for each correct answer


Negative marking for each incorrect answer


Formula to Calculate Marks Using CGPSC Answer Key 2020

Marks Obtained = No. of Correct Answers X 2 - No. of Incorrect Answers X ⅓

CGPSC 2020 - Minimum Qualifying Marks

Candidates must keep in mind the minimum qualifying marks while calculating their marks using CGPSC answer key. Candidates whose score add up to the pre-decided minimum qualifying marks or more have greater chances of qualifying the exam. However, candidates must also score the category-wise cutoff marks that the exam authorities will announce later. Candidates can check the minimum qualifying marks of CGPSC 2020 in the table below.

CGPSC Minimum Qualifying Marks


Minimum Qualifying Marks





Benefits of CGPSC 2020 Answer Key

Candidates can benefit from the answer key of CGPSC 2020. Candidates can calculate their probable scores with the help of the CGPSC answer key. Aspiring candidates can use the answer keys while preparing for future exams to evaluate their preparations. Checking your responses against the answers provided in the answer key can help you calculate your marks.

CGPSC Result 2020

The result of CGPSC prelims and mains exam will be prepared on the basis of the answer key of the respective exams. The result will be declared on the official website in PDF format. Candidates can find the roll numbers of the qualified candidates in the CGPSC result PDF. Candidates that are shortlisted in the result of the prelims exam will be eligible to appear for the mains exam of CGPSC 2020. Those who qualify in the mains exam will be called to appear for the interview stage of the selection procedure.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CGPSC Answer Key 2020

Question: Where will I find the official answer key of CGPSC 2020?


The official answer key will be uploaded on the official website of the Commission -

Question: Can I find the questions as well in CGPSC answer key?


The answer key of CGPSC 2020 will include question numbers and their correct answer options. The answer key will not include the complete questions, only their serial numbers.

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Questions related to CGPSC State Engineering Services

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how many post of electrical engineers are there in cgpsc ae post

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Feb, 2020


chattisgarh state engineering services examinations form has recently released, and last date of form submission is 16 march, 2020.

there is total of 89 engineers vacancy but all of them are for civil engineers. there is only 1 vacancy for electrical engineering post, in Panchayat and Rural development Department.


are final year students eligible for this exam????

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 24th Jan, 2020


As per the official notification for CGPSC Engineering Services 2020, it's imperative to attain required educational qualifications by the prescribed date of authority, which is 10th March, 2020. So, final year students aren't eligible, you may try next.


sir when the chhattisgarh state engineering services exam will be held in 2020. I mean to say that what is the date of this examination {1st part} to take place

Aishwarya Kadam 10th Jan, 2020


The official exam date for Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam (CGPSC State Engineering Services) has not been declared yet. The online application period is from 10 February - 10 March 2020. You can keep in touch with the official website for the official announcements.

You can also visit the following link to keep a track of the important dates and CGPSC State engineering state exam related information:

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