UPPSC Answer Key 2018
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UPPSC Answer Key 2018 – The answer key of UPPSC Preliminary exam of General Studies Paper 1 and 2 was released on January 24, 2019. Candidates could download UPPSC 2019 answer key till January 29, 2019. UPPSC answer key was available for all sets, A, B, C, D of both the papers. Candidates who had appeared in the exam can download the PDF files of UPPSC answer key 2018 here. Using the answer key, candidates can check the correct answers of questions asked in the exam. On the basis of correct and incorrect answers, candidates can calculate their probable score. Candidates could raise objections against UPPSC answer key 2018 if they find any from January 24 to 30, 2019.

Candidates need to submit the objections in the format prescribed by the examination authority along with the documentary proof to Anju Katihar, Examination Controller, Confidential I Department, Log Seva Aayog, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh either by speed post or in person. The objections will be reviewed by the subject-matter experts, if the objections are found to be correct, the examination authority will correct the answers and publish the revised answer key. The preliminary examination of UPPSC 2018 was conducted on October 28, 2018.

Note - UPPSC 2018 mains exam which was scheduled to be held on June 17, 18, 19 and 21 2019 has been postponed till further notice. Keep visiting this page for updates.

UPPSC Answer Key 2018 Dates

Candidates can check below the dates related to the release of UPPSC PCS answer key 2018.



Prelims exam

October 28, 2018

Release of Prelims answer key

October 28, 2018

Official UPPSC answer key

January 24, 2019

UPPSC Mains Exam

To be notified

How to download UPPSC Answer Key 2018?

Candidates can check below the steps to download the answer key.

  • Visit the official website

  • Click on the link 'UPPSC Answer Key 2018' provided above on this page

  • In a new page, the PDF files of the answer key will be opened

  • Download the answer key and save the file

UPPCS 2018 Answer Key of Prelims (Official)

General Studies Paper I
General Studies Paper II
Set A
Set A
Set B
Set B
Set C
Set C
Set D
Set D

Previous Years’ UPPSC PCS Answer Key of General Studies Paper 1

Previous Years’ UPPSC PCS Answer Key of General Studies Paper 2

How to calculate score using UPPSC PCS Answer Key 2018?

Candidates can calculate their probable score by using the answer key. To calculate score, candidates have to follow the marking scheme prescribed by the examination authority.

  • Each question carries 1.5 to 2 marks.

  • Candidates for correct answer gets the marks allotted to the question.

  • 0.33 marks are deducted for incorrect answers.

  • Maximum marks allotted to the test is 200.

Formula to calculate score

Total marks = Number of correct answers X Marks allotted to the question – Number of incorrect answers X 0.33

How to challenge the official UPPSC PCS Answer Key 2018?

The facility to challenge the official answer key of UPPSC is available till 5 pm on January 30, 2019. Candidates have to raise objections against the answer key if any through offline mode. Candidates have to submit their challenges in the prescribed format separately for General Studies Paper 1 and 2 along with document proof. The objections should be sent in a sealed envelope either by hand or post to the following address.

Contact Address

Anju Katihar, Examination Controller

Confidential I Department, Log Seva Aayog,

Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh

UPPSC Answer Key 2018 – What are its benefits?

  • The answer key help candidates to check the correct answer of questions asked in the exam.

  • It helps candidates to calculate the probable score and know their chances of selection for the next round.

What after submitting the challenges?

The challenges will be reviewed by the subject-matter experts. If the challenges submitted by the candidates are found to be true, the final answer key will be published.The result will be processed as per the final answer key.

UPPSC Result 2018

The result of UPPSC for preliminary exam will be declared on March 30, 2019. The result was available online. The roll numbers of qualified candidates was made available in PDF format. Based on the result of preliminary exam, candidates were selected for the mains exam. The examination authority will be released in online mode.

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