**CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 –** National Testing Agency (NTA) has released **CSIR NET 2022 final answer key** at** csirnet.nta.nic.in**. Aspirants can get the direct link to download CSIR NET final answer key 2022 PDF for all subjects from this article as well. Moreover, NTA has already announced CSIR NET result 2022. Aspirants can check the same from the official website. Get complete details related to **CSIR NET answer key 2022** from this article.

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## CSIR NET Answer Key 2022

The CSIR NET examination is conducted every year for the recruitment of eligible candidates for the post of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and for Lectureship (LS)/Assistant Professor. Important dates related to CSIR NET 2022 will be announced on its official website along with the release of official notification. Mentioned below are important dates regarding CSIR NET 2022:

CSIR NET Answer Key | Important Dates |
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CSIR NET 2022 Exam Date | 29 Jan 2022, 15-18 Feb 2022 |

Availability of unofficial CSIR UGC NET answer key by coaching centers | Right after exam |

CSIR NET 2022 answer key | 23 Feb 2022 |

Last date to challenge official answer key | 22 to 25 Feb 2022 |

Issuance of final CSIR NET answer key | 24 Mar 2022 |

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### How to Download CSIR NET Answer Key 2022?

Candidates can download the CSIR NET Answer Key from the official website of NTA or through the direct link provided above. Candidates can calculate their expected score through the answer key before the official result is declared. Steps to download the CSIR NET Answer Key are mentioned below, read it to know-how:

- NTA releases the answer key on its official website, so visit the official website first csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- Now search for CSIR NET Answer Key 2022, click on the link.
- A new window will be displayed, candidates need to enter their application number and date of birth for the login purpose.
- The Answer Key will be displayed on the screen once the login process is done.
- You may save the answer key for future reference.

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### How to Submit Objections Against CSIR NET 2022 Answer Key?

The National Testing Agency, which is the conducting body for CSIR NET Examination, allows the candidates to challenge the provisional answer key released by the NTA. Candidates have to pay a fee of Rs 200/- per question if they think it is probably marked wrong. Mentioned below is the step-to-step guide to challenge provisional CSIR NET Answer Key:

- Open the official website for CSIR NET, csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- Now search for the link where ‘Challenge/s regarding answer key’ is written, open it.
- A new window appears. Enter your login credentials to proceed forward.
- Now click on the link that says ‘Answer Key Challenge’ from the dashboard present.
- Now choose the correct option against the question the candidate thinks is marked wrong in the provisional answer key.
- Candidates do have an option to submit documents that could be in favor of your answer marked.
- Click on ‘ choose file’ and select the document the candidate wants to upload.
- The “Save your claim finally” button will be displayed, click on it.
- Now candidates need to pay the challenge fee through the payment tab available on the website (Rs 200/ question).
- Now select the payment option and complete the payment to submit the challenge successfully.

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## CSIR NET Answer Key 2022

Right After the CSIR NET Exam, coaching centres and exam experts release the unofficial CSIR NET answer keys. Then NTA releases official answer key. Candidates can find the memory-based, as well as official answer keys of CSIR NET 2022 from the links shared below:

Subject Code | Name of Paper | Exam Date | CSIR NET 2022 Answer Key Download |
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701 | Chemical Sciences | 16 Feb 2022 Shift-2 | Get Here |

702 | Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences | 29 Jan 2022 Shift-2 | Get Here |

703 | Life Sciences | 17 Feb 2022 Shift-1, Shift-2 | Get here |

704 | Mathematical Sciences | 16 Feb 2022 Shift-1 | Get Here |

705 | Physical Sciences | 15 Feb 2022 Shift-2 | Get Here |

### CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 for Chemical Sciences

*Answer key of CSIR NET 2022 Chemical Sciences exam is available on 16th Feb – Check here*

- The CSIR NET Answer Key for Chemical Sciences is published after the exam.
- It is published by coaching centers such as J Chemistry, Aurum Chemistry, Chemverse Tutorial etc. after exam, as unofficial solutions.
- Then NTA releases the official answer key for Chemical Science students at csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- CSIR NET 2022 answer key for Chemical Sciences contains correct answers to questions from the syllabus.
- Part B and C have questions from – (1) Inorganic Chemistry, (2) Physical Chemistry, (3) Organic Chemistry, (4) Interdisciplinary topics like, (a) Chemistry in nanoscience and technology (b) Catalysis and green chemistry (c) Medicinal chemistry (d)Supramolecular chemistry (e)Environmental chemistry.

### CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 for Life Sciences

*Answer key of CSIR NET 2022 Life* *Sciences exam will be available on 17th Feb – Check here*

- The CSIR NET Answer Key for Life Sciences is published after the exam.
- It is published by coaching centres such as JK Biology Class, Teaching Pathshala, IFAS LIFESCIENCE Live etc. after the exam, as unofficial solutions.
- Then NTA releases the official answer key for Life Science students at csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- CSIR NET 2022 answer key for Life Sciences contains correct answers to questions from the syllabus.
- Part B and C have questions from- 1. Molecules and their Interaction Relevant to Biology 2. Cellular Organization 3. Fundamental Processes 4. Cell Communication and Cell Signalling 5. Developmental Biology 6. System Physiology – Plant 7. System Physiology – Animal 8. Inheritance Biology 9. Diversity of Life Forms 10. Ecological Principles 11. Evolution and Behaviour 12. Applied Biology 13. Methods in Biology

### CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 for Physical Sciences

*Answer key of CSIR NET 2022 Physical* *Sciences exam is now available* – **Check here***NTA conducted the CSIR NET 2022 Physical Sciences exam on Tuesday, 15th February. *

- The CSIR NET Answer Key for Physical Sciences is published after exam.
- It is published by coaching centres such as PHYSICA, IFAS Physics etc. after exam, as unofficial solutions.
- Then NTA releases the official answer key for Physical Science students at csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- CSIR NET 2022 answer key for Physical Sciences contains correct answers to questions from the syllabus. The questions in Part B and C of the question paper were from Core and Advanced Physical Sciences-
**Core:**Mathematical Methods of Physics; Classical Mechanics; Electromagnetic Theory; Quantum Mechanics; Thermodynamic and Statistical Physics; Electronics and Experimental Methods;**Advanced:**Mathematical Methods of Physics; Classical Mechanics; Electromagnetic Theory; Quantum Mechanics; Thermodynamic and Statistical Physics; Electronics and Experimental Methods; Atomic & Molecular Physics; Condensed Matter Physics; Nuclear and Particle Physics.

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### CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 for Mathematical Sciences

*Answer key of CSIR NET 2022 Mathematical Sciences exam is now available – Check Here. NTA conducted the CSIR NET 2022 Mathematical Sciences exam on Wednesday, 16 February. *

- The CSIR NET Answer Key for Mathematical Sciences is published after the exam.
- It is published by coaching centres such as Dr Gajendra Purohit, Unacademy, etc. after the exam, as unofficial solutions.
- Then NTA releases the official answer key for Mathematical Science students at csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- CSIR NET 2022 answer key for Mathematical Sciences contains correct answers to questions from the syllabus.
- The syllabus for Part B and C is divided into 4 Units. Questions from Unit 1 were compulsory for all. Candidates in Mathematics had to attempt questions from Unit- 2 and 3, while those in Statistics had to attempt from Unit – 4. The questions were divided topic wise into 4 units- Unit-1) Analysis; Linear Algebra; Unit-2) Complex Analysis; Algebra; Topology; Unit-3) Ordinary Differential Equations (ODEs); Partial Differential Equations (PDEs); Numerical Analysis; Calculus of Variations; Linear Integral Equations; Classical Mechanics; Unit-4) Descriptive statistics; Exploratory data analysis.

### CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 for Earth Sciences

*Answer key of CSIR NET 2022 Earth Sciences exam is now available – Check Here. NTA conducted the CSIR NET 2022 Earth Sciences exam on Saturday, 29th January. *

- Memory based question paper and answer key have been published by coaching centers such as BYJUs, Earthoholic Shivam Rajput, Visionary Classes.
- Then NTA releases the official answer key for Earth Science students at csirnet.nta.nic.in.
- CSIR NET 2022 answer key for Earth Sciences contains correct answers to questions from the syllabus.
- Part B had questions from – (1) The Earth and the Solar System, (2) Earth Materials, Surface Features and Processes, (3) Interior of the Earth, Deformation and Tectonics, (4) Oceans and Atmosphere, (5) Environmental Earth Sciences.
- Part C had questions on -(1) Geology, (2) Physical Geography, (3) Geophysics, (4) Meteorology, (5) Ocean Sciences.

### How to Calculate Marks Using CSIR UGC NET Answer Key 2022?

Once the NTA releases the CSIR NET answer key candidates can download the same from the official website and can calculate their marks using the answer key. The steps to calculate their marks using the CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 is mentioned below:

To correctly calculate the marks, candidates must have an idea about the marking scheme of the examination. To make it easy for the candidates we have shared the latest marking scheme for the CSIR NET Examination below in a table format:

According to the marking scheme the scores can be calculated as follows.

**CSIR NET Earth Sciences Marks Calculation Formula Using Answer Key**

**Total marks in exam **= Marks in Part A + Marks in Part B + Marks in Part C, where

- Marks in part A = Number of correct answers x 2 – Number of incorrect answers x 0.5
- Marks in part B = Number of correct answers x 2 – Number of incorrect answers x 0.5
- Marks in part C = Number of correct answers x 4 – Number of incorrect answers x 1.32

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### About CSIR NET

The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and Industrial Research (CSIR) National Eligibility Test (NET) examination is conducted for recruiting eligible candidates for the post of Junior Research Fellowship(JRF) and Lectureship or assistant professor. NTA (National Testing Agency) is the organization that is responsible for the smooth conduction of the CSIR NET Examination in the country. Candidates who clear the CSIR NET Examination receive a certificate from the NTA and are eligible to proceed forward with the recruitment process.

## CSIR NET Answer Key 2022 FAQs

**Q1.**How can one check CSIR NET answer key?**Ans.** The official CSIR UGC NET Answer Key releases on the official website csirnet.nta.nic.in. Candidates can download it using application number and date of birth/ password.

**Q2**. What is CSIR NE Objection fee?**Ans.** Candidates have to pay Rs. 200/- per question as CSIR NET objection fee.

**Q3.**What is the qualifying mark for CSIR NET exam?**Ans. **The minimum marks required to clear CSIR NET is 33% for General, EWS and OBC, and 25% for SC/ST and PwD categories.

**Q4.**How is CSIR NET cut off calculated?**Ans. **The CSIR NET cut-off marks are calculated depending upon various factors including the level of questions, number of appearing candidates.

**Q5. How many students qualify CSIR?**

**Ans.** Total 2,135 candidates qualified the CSIR UGC NET June 2020 exam for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and 4394 applicants qualified the test for lectureship.

**Q6. What was the cut off marks in CSIR NET?**

**Ans.** The general cut-off for CSIR NET JRF was: Life Science- 98.9427783 percentile, Earth Science- 59.86%, Chemical Science- 50.5%, Mathematical Science- 57%, Physical Science- 46.25%. For Lecturer/ Assistant Professor the cut-off was – Life Science- 97.1891078 percentile, Earth Science- 53.874%, Chemical Science- 45.45%, Mathematical Science- 51.3%, Physical Science- 41.625%

**Q7. Is there negative marks in CSIR NET exam?**

**Ans.** Yes, CSIR-NET exam has negative marking. Chemical, Physical and Life Sciences have 25% negative marking in all 3 Parts of their question papers. Mathematical Sciences has 25% negative marking in Part- A and B, and no negative marking in Part- C. Earth Sciences has 25% negative marking in Part- A and B, and 33% in Part- C.