WBCS Answer Key 2019
Updated on Aug 19, 2019 - 10:05 a.m. IST by Team Careers360

WBCS Answer Key 2019 – West Bengal Public Service Commission has released the answer key of WBCS 2019 mains examination on August 14. Earlier, the answer key of WBCS of preliminary exam was released on February 9, 2019. WBCS answer key has been published in pdf format. Candidates can check WBCS answer key 2019 for all sets of the question paper from the link below. WBCS answer key displays the correct answers of questions asked in each set of the question paper. Through WBCS 2019 answer key, candidates can check the number of answers marked correctly and incorrectly in the exam. Based on the number of correct answers, candidates can calculate their expected score.

The preliminary exam of WBCS was conducted on February 9, 2019, from 12 to 2.30 pm, while the mains exam was conducted from July 25 to 28, 2019. For more information on WBCS answer key, marking scheme, dates etc., candidates can read this article below.
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WBCS Answer Key 2019 Dates

The dates pertaining to the release of answer key are given below.



WBCS 2019 prelims exam

February 9, 2019

Release of Prelims answer key (Unofficial)

February 9, 2019

WBCS Prelims answer key (official)

March 2019

WBCS Prelims Result 2019May 14, 2019
WBCS 2019 Mains examJuly 25 to 28, 2019
WBCS Mains Answer KeyAugust 14, 2019 (Released)

How to download WBCS Answer Key 2019?

The steps to download the answer key are explained below.

  1. Click on the link ‘WBCS 2019 answer key’ link above
  2. In a new page, the answer key of WBCS will be opened in a PDF file
  3. Download and save the PDF file for further reference.

WBCS Answer Key 2019 by Coaching Institutes

The links to access the answer key of WBCS 2019 released by coaching institutes has been provided in the table below.

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WBCS Answer Key 2018 - Set-wise

The answer key has also been available for all sets of the question paper. The links to check set-wise answer key of the exam has been given below.

How to calculate score using WBCS Answer Key 2019?

To calculate score, candidates will have to follow the marking scheme given below.

  • For the correct answer, candidates will score 1 mark.

  • There are no negative marks for any wrong answer.

  • Candidates can calculate their score based on the number of correct answers.

WBCS Question Papers 2019

The question papers of WBCS is available online in the form of pdf. To download the question papers candidates need to click on the 'Download Here' option. WBCS question paper 2019 is available for SET B and C of prelims exam. Candidates can check and download from the table given below:

SetsQuestion Papers
SET BDownload Here
SET CDownload Here

Know the scheme of examination

WBCS consists of only one paper, General Studies. The paper has 200 multiple-choice objective type questions. The total marks allotted for the paper are 200. Candidates have to attempt the paper within 2 1/2 hours. The standard of paper as per WBCS exam pattern is of graduate level.

WBCS 2019 Result

The result of prelims exam has been announced on May 14, 2019. The roll numbers of qualified candidates will be made available in PDF format. Based on WBCS 2019 result of the preliminary exam, candidates are selected for the mains exam. The preliminary examination is only to shortlist candidates for the mains exam. The marks obtained in the preliminary exam are not counted for the final merit list.

WBCS 2019 Cutoff

The cutoff of WBCS is released by WBCS on May 14, 2019 for prelims along with the result. On the basis of WBCS cutoff of the preliminary exam, candidates will be selected for the mains exam. WBCS 2019 exam is conducted for recruitment of candidates in West Bengal Civil Services and other posts and services. The selection process comprises three stages, Preliminary, Mains and Interview.

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can I change my optional subject ?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Dec, 2019


you did not mention the exam name which you have applied under west bengal public service commission, however if you are asking about wbcs (west bengal civil service), you can not change the optional subject name once you have final submitted the application form.

hope you may understand. for more exam updates follow careers360 website.


will reading of the text from class five to ten be sufficient for cracking any wbcs post? how can i enhance the possibility of getting any job?

Shareef 5th Sep, 2019
I don't think just 1 to 10th covers whole syllabus of WBCS exam
Here is the syllabus you need to cover.
General studies
The constitution on India and economy
Analytical reasoning
You have may more things to get Understand.
You have different syllabus for prelims exam like
English composition
General science
History of India etc,
And these are again divided into different topics.
I would suggest you to visit the below mentioned link for a brief and clear cut information.

Please refer it.You will get the information you should know before going to attempt exam.Thank you
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