UGC NET Answer Key 2019 – The answer key for UGC NET 2019 releases on the official website i.e. ugcnet.nta.nic.in. National Testing Agency previously released question papers with answer keys and response sheets at ntanet.nic.in for of all 81 subjects held on all exam dates. PDF files of official answer key contain final correct answers to all questions asked in the exam. Candidates are awarded 2 marks for every correct answer. There is no negative marking. Candidates can check final UGC NET answer key and download it from this page. Read on to know complete details on UGC NET Answer Key 2019 on this page.
UGC NET Answer Key 2019
Official UGC NET 2019 answer key is released in table form containing question ID and correct answer ID. To know which ID belongs to which question and answer, candidates have to refer question paper PDF which was also released at login. All important dates relevant to answer key are as per following schedule.
|UGC NET 2019||Important Dates|
|Date of exam||02 to 06 Dec 2019|
|Issuance of question paper and response sheet||2nd week of Dec, 2019|
|Official UGC NET Answer Key 2019 publication by NTA||2nd week of Dec, 2019|
|Last date to view question paper, answer key, response sheet and challenge them||2nd week of Dec, 2019|
|Issuance of final answer key||To be announced|
|Declaration of result||31 Dec 2019|
Check here: Candidates can check official UGC NET Answer Key Dec 2019 as per the schedule for ugcnet.nta.nic.in.
Last year, the exam for UGC NET December was held on 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 Dec 2018 and the answer key was published within a week on the 29 Dec 2018. Therefore, it is estimated from the last year records that NTA will release the answer key for UGC NET in the second week of December 2019.
Calculate Marks As Per UGC NET Answer Key 2019
With answer key in hand, next thing to do is calculate marks. To do so, you should first note down the number of correct answers in paper 1 and paper 2 as per the answer key. Once you have that data, simply use the formula below:
Marks in UGC NET 2019 Paper-1 = Number of correct answers in paper-1 x 2
Marks in UGC NET 2019 Paper-2 = Number of correct answers in paper-2 x 2
Marks Calculator:- To check the overall score, you can use the marks calculator below.
Comparison of marks as per UGC NET Answer Key 2019 with Cut Off
Here it is important to note that just after exam, you get unofficial answer key. Then official answer key comes which is provisional. After that, final answer key is compiled. Thus depending on which answer key you use, your marks may vary. Only final UGC NET answer key 2019 is used to calculate marks for result. If your marks as per final key are equal to or more than cut off, then you are declared as qualified. Thus, you can compare your score with previous year UGC NET cut off to get an idea of whether you will qualify the exam or not.
|SC, ST, OBC, PWD, Transgender||35%|
|UGC NET Exam||Qualifying criteria and cut-off (%)|
|UGC NET Dec 2018||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Dec 2018|
|UGC NET Jan 2017||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Jan 2017|
|UGC NET July 2016||Click here for cut off of UGC NET July 2016|
|UGC NET Dec 2015||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Dec 2015|
|UGC NET June 2015||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Jun 2015|
|UGC NET December 2014||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Dec 2014|
|UGC NET June 2014||Click here for cut off of UGC NET Jun 2014|
UGC NET 2019 Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme
Exam Pattern of UGC NET 2019 is as follows
|Name of unit||No. of Qs||Marks|
|Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude||5||10|
|Information and Communication Technology (ICT)||5||10|
|People, Development and Environment||5||10|
|Higher Education System||5||10|
|Topic||No. of Qs||Marks|
|Subject specific topics||100||200|
Marking Scheme of UGC NET 2019 is as follows
|Answered and marked for review – correct answer||+2|
|Answered and marked for review – incorrect answer||0|
|Marked for review – correct or incorrect||0|
How to check UGC NET Answer Key 2019 from ntanet.nic.in?
Now that official answer key of UGC NET 2019 is finally here, this is how you can check it. It is a completely online process. All you need is a device with internet connection.
1st step: Go to ntanet.nic.in which is official website of NTA UGC NET December 2019.
2nd step: Now scroll down. You will see two links – one for answer key challenge, and another for question paper and responses. You can click on any one as both lead to same login page.
3rd step: Then you reach UGC NET 2019 login page. Here you have to enter application number and date of birth in order to login.
4th step: As soon as you log in, you reach candidate dashboard. Now here you see two links – one for answer key, and the other for question paper with the response.
5th step: First, click on link for question paper with responses and open it in one tab.
6th step: Then click on another link for answer key and open it in another tab.
7th step: Now note the question IDs and option IDs in question paper.
8th step: Then switch to answer key, and see correct answer for each question as per IDs.
9th step: Repeat these steps for all answers.
How to challenge UGC NET Answer Key 2019?
If you think any answer is wrong, then you can challenge the answer key at ntanet.nic.in. Following steps explain how to challenge the answer key.
- In order to challenge answer key, you have to first login from link above. Then, go through these steps.
- Then, click on link to challenge answer key from candidate dashboard.
- Thereafter go to that question you wish to challenge, and select option ID that you think is correct. In this way, select all questions to challenge.
- Then on next screen you have to upload relevant document in support of your challenge.
- After that you have to pay fee for answer key challenge.
- Submit your challenge.
Fee for answer key challenge: You need to pay Rs 1000 per challenged question. Please make this fee payment using mode available.
UGC NET Answer Key 2019 Subject Wise
You can also check subject wise UGC NET 2019 question paper with answer key for all 81 subjects from links below.
|Adult Education||Click Here|
|Arab Culture||Click Here|
|Comparative Literature||Click Here|
|Comparative Study of Religion||Click Here|
|Computer Science & Applications||Click Here|
|Defense & Strategic Studies||Click Here|
|Electronic Science||Click Here|
|Environmental Science||Click Here|
|Folk Literature||Click Here|
|Forensic Science||Click Here|
|Home Science||Click Here|
|Human Rights||Click Here|
|Indian Culture||Click Here|
|Labour Welfare||Click Here|
|Library Information Science||Click Here|
|Mass Communication||Click Here|
|Performing Art||Click Here|
|Physical Education||Click Here|
|Political Science||Click Here|
|Population Studies||Click Here|
|Public Administration||Click Here|
|Sanskrit Traditional Subjects||Click Here|
|Social Medicine||Click Here|
|Social Work||Click Here|
|Tribal and Regional Language||Click Here|
|Visual Arts||Click Here|
|Women Studies||Click Here|
UGC NET 2019 Question Papers
National Test Agency releases the question paper for all the sets of the exam in the login sections. Test takers can use the question papers for the exam to prepare for the UGC NET exam. Candidates must first analyse the question paper of UGC NET and know the important topics for the exam must be covered first and thoroughly revised as well. Question papers can be used as mock tests while preparing and revising. It also gives us an idea of the difficulty level of the exam.
UGC NET 2019 Result
Result of UGC NET December 2019 will indicate whether you have qualified for JRF and/or Assistant Professor. Following points explain important things to know about result declaration.
- NTA will announce UGC NET 2019 Result by July 15, 2019.
- Candidates will have to login to check result.
- For multi-shift papers, NTA will convert marks to NTA score (percentile) by using normalization method.
- Percentile score of total raw scores for all sessions will be merged and called NTA score. This will be used for further processing of result.
Award of Junior Research Fellowship
If you qualify for JRF, then you will be eligible UGC fellowship under various schemes, subject to getting placed in universities / IITs / Institutions. This offer will be valid for 3 years w.e.f. issue of JRF Award Letter. However, if you have already joined MPhil / PhD then Fellowship shall commence from the date of declaration of UGC NET Result, or date of joining, whichever is later.
UGC NET December Statistics
In NTA UGC NET June 2019, statistics stand as follows:
- Number of candidates registered in NTA UGC NET June 2019: 9.42 lakh
- Number of candidates appeared in NTA UGC NET June 2019: 681718
- Percentage attendance in NTA UGC NET June 2019: 72.37%
UGC NET 2019
University Grants Commission (UGC) National Eligibility Test (NET) is a national level exam. It is conducted twice a year – June, and December. Purpose of this exam to identify candidates for award of JRF, and eligibility for Assistant Professor.
NTA or National Testing Agency is now responsible for conduct of UGC NET 2019. NTA held UGC NET for the first time in Dec 2018. In that exam, following statistics were revealed.
UGC NET Answer Key Archives
- Final Answer Key for UGC NET July 2019: Click Here
Official notice regarding release of answer key by NTA on July 1
Official notice regarding release of question paper and response sheet by NTA on June 29
UGC NET Answer Key 2019 Day Wise
NTA conducted UGC NET on different dates, as per schedule, in two shifts on each day. Just after exam, we had published unofficial answer keys for each date and shift. After that, official answer keys have been released. You can check date wise answer key of UGC NET December 2019 from links below.
|Exam Date||Question Paper and Answer Key|
|20 Jun 2019||Click Here|
|21 Jun 2019||Click Here|
|24 Jun 2019||Click Here|
|25 Jun 2019||Click Here|
|26 Jun 2019||Click Here|
If you have any queries, then please ask in comments below. Thank you. And best of luck for your result!