The Board of Secondary Education, Odisha has published the OTET 2017 Answer Key for the candidates appeared in the examination. The examination was held on September 25, 2017. The answer key is published on the official website of the Board i.e. bseodisha.ac.in as per the scheduled dates. The candidates can check their answers for the questions asked in the examination. On the basis of the published answer key, the candidates can calculate their approximate marks obtained in the examination. For all the relevant information regarding the ‘OTET 2017 Answer Key’, the candidates can refer to the information on this page or the official website.
OTET Answer Key 2017
The answer key is published for the OTET 2017 examination. It is uploaded for the both the papers i.e. Paper – I and Paper – II separately of all sets. It is released in a pdf format through the online mode only on the official website of the board few days after the examination. The candidates can check their correct and incorrect answers through the answer key for the questions asked in the examination.
Candidates are required to go through the important dates regarding the OTET 2017 Answer Key as given in the table below:
|Date of Examination||September 25, 2017|
|Release of Answer Key||07 Oct 2017|
|Declaration of Result||To be notified soon|
Steps to Download OTET Answer Key 2017
To download the OTET 2017 Answer Key for the examination, the candidates have to go through the following steps as mentioned below:
Step 1 – Candidates have to visit the official website of the board i.e. bseodisha.ac.in.
Step 2 – The candidates need to click on the link ‘OTET 2017 Answer Key’ displayed on the homepage of the website.
Step 3 – Next, the candidates need to ‘Download the Answer Key’ by choosing their paper and set.
Step 4 – The candidates is directed to the answer key page where they can check their answer to the questions asked in the examination.
Step 5 – Lastly, the candidates need to take a printout of the answer key for the future reference.
- Click here to download the notice regarding answer keys
- Click here to download the answer key for paper 1
- Click here to download the answer key for paper 2 (Social Science)
- Click here to download the answer key for paper 2 ( Maths and Science)
Objections Regarding the OTET 2017 Answer Key
In case, the candidates will find any objection regarding the published answer or any question then they can challenge the answer or question. The candidates will have to follow the prescribed procedure by the board in order to submit the objections to the board within the given time period. As no objections by any candidate will not be accepted by the board after the due date.
In order to challenge the answer key of OTET 2017, the candidates will be required to submit fee amount. It was Rs. 500 until last year and is expected to remain the same this year as well. The candidates will be able to submit the fee amount online via Net Banking and Debit/Credit Card and offline via SBI Challan. Also, the objection will only be accpeted if the candidates will submit the correct proof along with it.
Publication of the Final Answer Key
Once the objections regarding the question and answer of the candidates will be successfully submitted to the board. Afterwards, the board will take the objections to the expert committee in respect of the objections submitted. The expert will clear the objections as soon as possible and will release the Final Answer Key which will contain the final answer for the questions asked in the examination. Once the final answer key will be declared then no objections will be accepted by the board from any candidate as It will be final and binding on all.
Calculating the Marks through the OTET 2017 Answer Key
After the declaration of the answer key, the candidates can check their answers through the published answer key by the board on the official website. As per the marking scheme of the examination, each answer will carry one mark and there will be no negative marking. Therefore, the marks can be calculated through a very simple way as the total marks obtained will be equal to the number of correct responses marked by the candidates in the OMR sheet.
Declaration of Result
The result will be declared for the candidates appeared for the OTET 2017 examination. It will be uploaded on the official website of the board i.e. bseodisha.ac.in. OTET 2017 Result will consist of the marks obtained by the candidates in the examination. On the basis of the marks only, the list of the qualified candidates will be prepared. The final selection of the candidates will be based on the marks obtained by them in the examination along with the available number of vacancies for the concerned post.
OTET Previous Year Answer key
Candidates may check previous year OTET Answer Key from below.
OTET Final Answer Key and OMR Answer Sheet 2016 (Official)
- OTET Final Answer Key 2016 for Paper 1
- OTET Final Answer Key 2016 for Paper 2 (Social Science)
- OTET Final Answer Key 2016 for Paper 2 (Maths & Science)