IAS Answer Key 2022 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) releases the UPSC IAS answer key 2022 on the official website, upsc.gov.in. Candidates can check the direct link for IAS answer key 2022 download from this article. Candidates must note that the official answers key for Civil Services exam releases after IAS result is out. Aspirants can use these answer keys to calculate the tentative scores for the IAS examination. Get complete details on UPSC IAS answer key 2022 from this article.
IAS Answer Key 2022
As the answer keys are published after the result, there is no provision to submit objections against IAS answer keys. For information related to important dates of UPSC IAS answer key 2022 check the table below.
|IAS 2021 prelims exam date|
10 Oct 2021
|05 Jun 2022|
|Release of unofficial answer key||Right After Exam||Right After Exam|
|Release of official answer key||To be announced||TBA|
|IAS mains exam date|
07 – 09 Jan, 15 & 16 Jan 2022
|16 Sep 2022|
Download answer key here: Candidates can download UPSC IAS answer key 2022 PDF as per schedule at upsc.gov.in.
How to Calculate Score Using UPSC IAS Answer key?
After the prelims exam, candidates can check their tentative score from the answer key of various private institutions which are related to the UPSC exam. Following are the steps which can help students to calculate their score
- First step is to download the IAS answer key.
- Next, compare the answers available in the answer keys with those marked by candidates.
- For every correction answers add +2 marks. For incorrect answers deduct -2/3 marks.
- Correct Answer = + 2 marks
- Incorrect Answer = – 2/3 Marks
Formula to calculate IAS 2022scores
Total scores of IAS = (Number of correct answers X 2 marks ) – (Number of incorrect answer X 2/3 marks)
How to Download UPSC IAS Answer Key 2022?
Once the exam is over, UPSC publishes the official answers keys for Civil Service Examination (CSE) on the official website, upsc.gov.in. We have added the direct link to download IAS answer key below the dates table as well. Check out the detailed procedure on how to download IAS answer key below:
1st step: Go to the official website of UPSC, upsc.gov.in.
2nd step: Now, click on the ‘examination’ tab as shown below:
3rd step: On the next page, search for “Civil Services Exam” section.
4th step: The official answer key shall then appear on the screen. Tap on the download button to save for future reference.
UPSC IAS Cut-off Marks
UPSC releases prelims cut off every year after the complete selection process for that particular year is completed. Check the previous year IAS Cut-off Marks below:
UPSC IAS Question Paper
Students can get previous year question paper of prelims exams on official website, upsc.gov.in. Here are all past 5 years question papers and answer keys of IAS exam.
How to download IAS Question Paper?
- Aspirants can get previous year question papers on websites of various institutes related to upsc preparation
- Students can simply go to the official website of UPSC for previous year question paper, upsc.gov.in
- There in the previous year question paper section you can download the question paper.
|Year of exam||IAS Paper 1||IAS Paper 2|
|Qs Paper||Ans Key||Qs Paper||Ans Key|
|2018||Get here||Get here||Get here||Get here|
|2017||Get here||Get here||Get here||Get here|
|2016||Get here||Get here||Get here||Get here|
|2015||Get here||Get here||Get here||Get here|
|2014||Get here||Get here||Get here||Get here|
What After IAS Answer Key 2022 is Out?
UPSC releases the IAS answer key after the complete procedure of the exam is completed for that year. After prelims exam, UPSC directly releases the IAS result online at upsc.gov.in. Result consists of roll number of selected candidates & further instructions for selected students to fill the form for mains examinations. But many private institutions release the UPSC IAS answer key from which students can calculate their score & then students can guess if they qualify for mains from the cutoff of last year’s exam.
UPSC IAS Exam
UPSC every year conducts exams for the post of IAS & 22 other services such as IPS, IFS, IRS, IRTS & many more. There are around 800 to 1000 vacancies for exams every year. These are all India services, so aspirants have to work in any part of the country after selection. UPSC conducts exams in 3 phases: prelims, mains & personality tests. UPSC IAS exam is one of the toughest exams in the world to crack.
UPSC IAS 2021 Answer Key General Studies Set wIse PDF
|Chahal Academy||SET A, B, C & D||Click here|
|IAS Academy||SET B||Click here|
|IAS BABA||SET B||Click here|
|Kautilya Academy||Set B||Click here|
|Jatin Verma IAS Answer Key||Set C||Click here|
|ASPIRE IAS||SET A, B, C & D||Click here|
UPSC IAS 2021 Question Paper General Studies Set Wise
IAS Unofficial Answer Key 2020
UPSC IAS Prelims 2020 Unofficial Answer Key 2020
|Unofficial Answer Key||UPSC IAS GS Paper I||UPSC IAS GS Paper II|
|Drishti IAS Answer Key||Click here||Click here|
|RAU IAS||Click here||Click here|
|Shankar IAS Academy||Click here||Click here|
Question Paper of IAS Prelims 2020
Candidates can download the question paper of IAS Prelims 2020 (paper 1 and paper 2) from the links provided below:
|UPSC IAS |
|General Studies Paper I||General Studies Paper II|
|Set A||Click here||Click here|
|Set B||Click here||Click here|
|Set C||Click here||Click here|
|Set D||Click here||Click here|
IAS Answer Key 2022 FAQs
Ans : 2/3 marks for each incorrect answers are deducted from the total score of IAS.
Ans : No. There is no provisional to submit objections against IAS answer key.
Ans : The answer key will be available online at the UPSC website, upsc.gov.in.
Ans. To download IAS answer key, go to the official website, upsc.gov.in Then, click on the IAS answer key PDF link. Thereafter, the IAS answer keys will appears on the screen.