The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is planning to release the official answer keys for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2018 in the third week of June 2018. NEET 2018 Answer key shall be released in online mode.
Medical aspirants, who appear for NEET, eagerly await the answer keys by CBSE. This is because the answer keys help the candidates get a fair idea about their performance in the exam. NEET 2018 answer key shall display the answers to all the questions included in the exam as deemed correct by CBSE.
The answer keys are displayed in the form of a table. The table includes question number on one side and the correct answer option on the other.
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The board shall display the answer keys for two days. The candidates can not only view the correct answers to the questions during this time but can also challenge the same. This is to say that if a candidate feels that the board has given wrong answer for any of the given questions then he/ she can challenge the answer. There is a set protocol to challenge the answer keys. Here is a detailed look at the same:
- The candidate needs to download the official answer keys by visiting the official page.
- He/she requires paying an amount of INR 1,000/- per answer he/she decides to challenge.
- CBSE shall probe into the matter and revert back. The answer given by the board thereafter shall be final. The candidate shall be marked according to the same without any further probing.
In case the answer challenged by a candidate is actually incorrect and the CBSE requires changing it in the official answer key then the amount of INR 1,000/- paid by the candidate shall be refunded.
Prior to releasing the NEET 2018 official answer key, CBSE shall also release the images of the NEET OMR sheet 2018 of all the participating candidates. These are likely to be out in the second week of June 2018. These sheets shall also be open for challenge. CBSE shall announce the NEET result few days post the release of the NEET OMR sheet and NEET 2018 official answer key. It shall probe into the challenges before declaring the final result.
NEET 2018 shall be held on May 6, 2018. NEET question paper includes 3 sections and a total of 180 questions. All these are multiple choice questions. The paper is for a total of 720 marks.