UGC NET Answer Key 2020 will be released by National Testing Agency (NTA) for both paper I and II on June 30 (tentative) in online mode at ugcnet.nta.nic.in. Candidates will be able to download UGC NET 2020 answer key for their respective subject by using their application number and date of birth. The answer key of UGC NET 2020 will contain the question IDs and correct options IDs. Candidates must go through UGC NET answer key and know the number of correct and wrong answers they have attempted. Also, candidates can then calculate their expected scores and predict the chances to qualify in the UGC NET exam. In case of discrepancies, candidates can raise objections in the UGC NET 2020 answer key within the allotted time frame along with a payment of Rs 1000 per question. The authorities will then scrutinise UGC NET answer key 2020 and then release the final answer key on the basis of which the final result will be announced.
Latest: UGC NET 2020 Application Form released on March 16UGC NET 2020 is to be held from June 15 to 20 in online mode. The test is held to determine the eligibility of the candidates as Assistant Lecturers and to award Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). The test is held for two papers - paper I and II wherein, paper I is common for all while paper II is based on the subjects opted by the candidates while filling UGC NET application form. Thus, candidates will be able to check the UGC NET 2020 answer key for both paper I and II separately. To know more about the answer key of UGC NET, candidates can go through the article below.
Candidate will be able to check UGC NET 2020 answer key in online mode
Separate UGC NET answer key PDF will be available for both paper I and II.
Candidates have to use their application number and date of birth to download the answer key of UGC NET.
Candidates can raise challenge on the provisional answer key
NTA will also release the final answer key after scrutinising the UGC NET answer key 2020.
To check the answer key of UGC NET, candidates must follow the steps below:
Visit the official website of NTA NET
Click on the the answer key of UGC NET 2020
The link will take you to the UGC NET answer key 2020 login window.
Enter login credentials - application number and date of birth.
Click on submit button
The screen will display UGC NET 2020 answer key.
Download and save it for future references.
The table below contains UGC NET 2020 exam dates along with the answer key dates:
Date of UGC NET exam
June 15 to 20, 2020
Release of provisional UGC NET answer key 2020
June 30, 2020 (Tentative)
Challenge UGC NET 2020 answer key
To be announced
Final Answer key
Announcement of UGC NET result
July 5, 2020
The following details will be mentioned in the answer key of UGC NET:
Name of the exam
Date of exam
Shift of the exam
Correct option ID
The exam is conducted for two papers – paper I and II wherein paper I will be held for 100 marks while paper II will be held for a total of 200 marks. As there will not be any negative marking, candidates will be able to calculate their expected marks based on the number of correct answers they will give.
The formula to calculate UGC NET scores:
Total Marks Obtained = Number of correct answers – Marks for wrong answers
AS per the exam pattern of UGC NET, the marking scheme for both papers are as follows:
Paper 1 contains 50 questions of 2 marks each.
Also, in paper 2, each question carries 2 marks.
There is no negative marking for incorrect answer/unattempted questions.
In case of any discrepancy ios spotted in the answer key of UGC NET 2020, candidates can raise objections within the time allotted by the examination authority. To raise a challenge, candidates will have to pay Rs 1000 per question after which the provisional answer key will be scrutinised by the authorities.
To raise challenges in the official UGC NET answer keys, candidates must fill visit the official website, click on the answer key challenge link and pay Rs. 1000 per question. Candidates must take a printout of the OMR sheets, recorded responses, answer keys and challenges submitted by them for future reference. The fees will be refunded to candidates towards the objections raised on UGC NET 2020 answer keys to the credit/debit card directly through which the transaction will be done. Thus, candidates should make payments through their own credit/debit card.
After scrutinizing the provisional answer key of UGC NET 2020 against the objections submitted by the candidates, NTA will release the final answer key. The final UGC NET answer key 2020 will contain the question ID and correct option ID in the form of pdf. Based on the the final answer key of UGC NET 20230, the authorities will announce the final result.
The table below contains the previous years official UGC NET answer key.
Final UGC NET 2018 Answer Key after Challenging
Revised UGC NET 2018 Answer Key
Question paper sets
UGC NET Answer Key 2017 Download links
Paper 1 (November)
Paper 2 (November)
Paper 3 (November)
Final Answer Key
Paper 1 (January)
Paper 2 (January)
Paper 3 (January)
NTA will announce the result of UGC NET 2020 result on July 5, 2020 in online mode on its official website. To check the result of UGC NET 2020, candidates must use their application number and date of birth/password. UGC NET result will contain the marks secured by contains roll number, marks scored and candidate's qualifying status. Only those candidates will be considered qualified who will secure marks equal to or more than the cut off scores.
The examination authorities release UGC NET cut off for both Assistant Professor and for JRF separately. The examination authority releases the cut off of UGC NET based on the number of appeared candidates, difficulty level of the exam and total number of vacancies. Before securing the cut off scores, candidates must also score the minimum qualifying marks determined by the examination authority. As per the qualifying marks of UGC NET, candidates belonging to the general category must score at least 40% marks to pass the exam while the candidates belonging to the reserved category must score at least 35% marks to pass the UGC NET exam.
UGC NET answer key 2020 will contain all the correct answers for the questions asked in the exam in the form of subject code, question ID and correct option ID and also exam date, shift and subject name.
Yes, to raise challenges, in the UGC NET 2020 answer key, you must pay Rs 1,000 per question which must be paid in online mode through credit card/debit card/internet banking.
The authority will first release the provisional UGC NET answer key 2020 on which candidates can raise objections. NTA will then scrutinise the answer key and release the final answer key on the basis of which UGC NET result 2020 will be announced.
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