NEET Answer Key 2020: NEET official answer keys of 2020 for all the sets of question papers are likely to release by the end of May 2020. However, there are various coaching centers which also publish their answer keys just after the conduct of examination. But the official NEET Answer Key 2020 will be published on the scheduled date probably in the month of May. Both official and unofficial keys will be published online. You have to check the answer keys on the official website on the notified dates.
Table of Contents
- 1 NEET Answer Key 2020
- 2 NEET Answer Key 2020
- 2.1 How to Check NEET Answer Key 2020?
- 2.2 NEET 2020 Unofficial Answer Keys
- 2.3 NEET 2020 Official Answer Keys
- 2.4 NTA NEET 2020 Question Papers
- 2.5 Challenging NEET Answer Keys
- 2.6 How to challenge the Official NEET Answer Key?
- 2.7 Calculation of marks using NEET 2020 Answer Key
- 2.8 NEET 2020- Display of OMR Response Sheet and Responses
- 2.9 NEET Answer Key 2020- Important Points
NEET Answer Key 2020
Before the publication of answer keys, NTA will also upload OMR sheets and responses of candidates on its website. Candidates will be given an opportunity to submit objections against the OMR grading. They have to pay an fee of Rs.1000/- per question.
In this article, we have shared all the important information related to all the post-exam activities i.e. display or answer sheets, OMR sheets, responses on website, submission challenges,etc. If you want collect information about NEET 2020 answer key, you can go through the details shared. For actual date of answer key display, candidates are advised to stay in touch with the official website and also this page.
NEET 2020 At a Glance
|Name of the Examination||NEET UG|
|Category||NEET Answer Key|
|Examination type||Entrance exam|
|Course Offered||MBBS/ BDS|
|Exam level||National level|
|Mode of examination||Offline|
|Conducting authority||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Date of release of answer key||May 2020|
|Mode of examination||Offline|
|NEET (2020) web portal||https://ntaneet.nic.in|
|NTA official website||www.nta.ac.in|
NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test) is a national level entrance exam conducted for admission of candidates toMBBS/ BDS programs in various dental and medical colleges across India. It is compulsory for all the candidates to qualify NEET who want to pursue MBBS/BDS in India.
NTA (National Testing Agency) is an autonomous testing body established under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India (GOI) that is responsible for conducting NEET exam from 2019 onwards. Before 2019, NEET was conducted by CBSE.
NTA NEET 2020 has been successfully conducted in all the exam centers across the country. Lakhs of registered students have appeared for NEET offline exam on 3rd May 2020. Now, the eyes of all these candidates are on the display of answer keys.
NEET 2020 Exam Pattern
Before moving ahead to NEET answer key let’s have a quick look at the exam pattern-
- NEET 2020 was an offline (pen and paper-based) exam.
- Questions were objective type in nature.
- The question paper included three subjects/ sections.
- Exam was conducted in multiple languages as prescribed by the conducting authority.
- Duration of exam- 3 hours
- Total no. of questions- 180 questions
- Marking scheme- 4 marks will be awarded for every correct choice and 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong choice.
- Total marks- 720 marks
|Subjects||Number of questions||Total marks|
|Biology (Botany & Zoology)||90||360|
NEET 2020 Answer Keys- Important Dates
Take a quick tour to the important schedule of NEET 2020-
|Application process||2nd December 2019 to 6th January 2020|
|Date of examination||3rd May 2020|
|Display of recorded answers and answer keys||May 2020|
|Submission of objections against the key||May 2020|
|Display of final answer keys||To be notified later|
|Release of result||4th June 2020|
NEET Answer Key 2020
Once the exam gets complete, the first thing examinees do is to look for the answer keys. It is because keys help in calculating the marks and also give an insight about the performance of the candidates in the exam. Display of answer keys after exam also ensures transparency in the examination and admission procedure.
So, if you are one of the them who have taken the exam and are looking for keys then you are at the right place. You are going to get all the details here in easy and understandable language.
In this particular article, we have tried our best to compile maximum information related to NEET 2020 answer keys for our readers. So, you need to move ahead in the article to get all the necessary information.
NTA will publish the answer keys to all the sets of question papers in a few days. The answer keys will only be made available at the official website of NEET. No physical answer sheets will be made available for any candidate. You can only avail it online.
As NTA will take few days to upload the answer keys, there are number of private coaching institutions which releases their own answer keys. These coaching institutions provide their answer keys right after the commencement of exam. However, these are unofficial answer keys, but you can also check them till the official key publishes.
Both unofficial and official key will be uploaded for each set of questions paper. You can also get their answer keys from this page. The PDF or links will be made available here for your convenience.
How to Check NEET Answer Key 2020?
As it has been already clear that answer keys will be released online and you have to check it online. Examines can check official answer key for NEET question papers by following the procedure below-
- Visit the official website
You have to begin with opening the official NTA NEET 2020 website (https://ntaneet.nic.in).
- Select relevant link
You can see the homepage of the portal. On this web page, you have to search for the NEET 2020 provisional answer key option. Click on the link.
- Select the Paper code
On opening the link, you have to select your paper code/ question paper set from the list.
- Check the answers
Now, you can see the answer key on your screens and match your answers.
- Save and download
Lastly, if you want to keep it safe you can download the PDF by clicking on the download option. Answer Key PDF will get downloaded on your device.
Answer Key will indicate the answer marked by the candidates, correct answer, total questions, paper code/ paper set and other information.
NEET 2020 Unofficial Answer Keys
Just after the completion of the exam, all the major NEET coaching centers across the country will announce the result. Below you can check the unofficial keys for all the paper sets/ booklets released by some of the coaching institutions-
Keys will be updated soon.
NEET 2020 Official Answer Keys
The official keys for NEET 2020 for all the paper codes are provided below-
|Paper code||Answer Keys (to be available soon)|
NTA NEET 2020 Question Papers
You can also get the official question as it is also uploaded online for all the examinees after the conduct of exam. You can click on the PDF/ Link provided below to get your NEET questions paper set.
|Paper code||Question Paper (to be available soon)|
Every year the number of question paper sets/ booklets etc. changes. As soon as NEET question paper will be released officially we will update the actual number & code of paper and other related information here.
Challenging NEET Answer Keys
There is also a provision for challenging the provisional answer key released by the conducting authority. In case you find objection in any of the key you can submit objection challenge against that key(s). You will be given an opportunity to file challenges against the answer key on a payment of processing fee. You have to pay a non-refundable processing fee of Rs.1000/- per challenge.
Those who wishes to challenge the answers keys should make the request within the time stipulated by the candidates. NTA will verify the challenges made by the candidates with the help of subject experts. If the challenge will be found correct it will be revised. On the basis of revision of answer keys, the final answer key will be prepared and released.
NTA will not inform any candidate about the acceptance or non-acceptance of his/her challenge. The answer key released after the revision of challenge will be final. No further, correspondence or request in this regards will be accepted.
How to challenge the Official NEET Answer Key?
The procedure to make challenge against the key is as follows-
- Visit the official website
- Click on the link provided to challenge the keys.
- Enter the login details such as Registration no. and Password.
- Click on “key challenge” option and select the “Test Booklet code”
- Select the questions and make the challenge.
- Mark the answer you think is correct.
- Click on submit button.
- Make the payment of requisite fee.
- Lastly, print the confirmation slip.
Calculation of marks using NEET 2020 Answer Key
You can calculate your marks with the help of the answer keys. You just have to match your answers with the official answers given in the key and allot marks as per the marking scheme.
You can take help from the marking scheme shared below-
- For correct answer, 4 marks will be allotted.
- For incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted.
- No marks will be allotted or deducted for answered question or more than one response.
You have to mark the responses as per the aforementioned scheme. To calculate the final marks, you can use the given formula-
NEET 2020 score = 4 X No. of correct responses – 1 X No. of incorrect responses
By this, you will a get close idea of your marks and result in NEET 2020 exam.
NEET 2020- Display of OMR Response Sheet and Responses
Along with the answer key, NTA will also display the image of OMR sheets or responses of the candidates graded by the grading machine on its official website.
In case of any doubt related to the response sheet, candidates can submit representation against the OMR Grading with the payment of requisite processing fee. They have to make a payment of Rs.1000/- response challenged. However, no intimation will be sent to any candidate in this regard.
NTA will verify the representations from the actual record and will update the same in the data if challenges will be found correct.
NEET Answer Key 2020- Important Points
- NEET 2020 answer key and response sheet are expected to release in the last month of May 2020.
- The answer key finalized after the challenge will be final and no further correspondence will be accepted.
- Candidates should be ready with their login details before checking or filling challenge against the answer sheet or response sheet.
- For information about the exact dates of display of answer sheet and response sheet, you are advised to remain in touch with the official website and our page.
For queries and help related to NEET 2020, candidates can contact at-
Phone No.- 8076535482, 7703859909
E-mail id- [email protected]
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