New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released Tuesday online the Answer Keys and OMR Sheet of the candidates who appeared for the CBSE UGC NET November 2017 on its official website.
Candidates can access the OMR Sheet and Answer Keys on the official website: CBSE UGC NET Official Website.
Steps to download UGC NET Nov 2017 OMR Sheet/Answer Key
- Go to CBSE UGC NET official website by clicking here: www.cbsenet.nic.in.
- Login using Application No and Password
- Enter the Security pin and click on Login
- The OMR Sheet/Answer Keys should appear on screen
The CBSE had in an official notification released Monday said that it will release online the OMR Sheet of the candidates who appeared for the UGC NET November 2017 exams along with the official Answer Keys on Tuesday December 12, official notification said.
"All the candidates who appeared in UGC – NET(November) 2017 held on 05 / 11/2017 are informed that the scanned images of OMR answer sheets of the candidates with their recorded responses & answer keys will be uploaded on the website cbsenet.nic.in from 12/12/2017 to 18/12/2017", the CBSE said in a statement released today.
"The challenge of scanned images of OMR answer sheets & answer key will be accepted online only, through the link available on the website cbsenet.nic.in from 12/12/2017 to 18/12/2017(11:59 PM).
The challenges submitted by post or in person will not be accepted. The prescribed fee of Rs. 1000/- per recorded response challenged will be required to be submitted through Credit/Debit Card only upto 18/12/2017 (11:59 PM).
"Similarly, there is also provision for candidates to challenge the answer keys through the link available on the website cbsenet.nic.in from 12/12/2017 to 18/12 /2017 (11:59 PM).
A fee of Rs.1000/- per question will be required to be submitted through credit/debit card. The fee once paid is non refundable. If the challenge is accepted by the Board i.e. if the recorded response is not the same as marked by the candidate on OMR sheet, correction will be done and the fee will be refunded", the CBSE said.
The CBSE UGC NET for all three papers were held on Sunday November 05, 2017. It was conducted in 84 subjects in 90 cities across the country. According to examination schedule, the UGC NET November 2017 had 03 papers/sessions. While the first and second papers was of 100 marks each, the third paper was of 150 marks.
The First paper had 60 questions (50 questions to be attempted). It was held from 09:30 am to 10:45 am.
The Second paper had 50 questions (all are compulsory). It was held from 11:15 am to 12:30 pm.
The Third paper had a total of 75 questions (all are compulsory). It was held from 02:00 pm to 04:30 pm on Sunday November 05, 2017.
The CBSE conducts UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) two times in a year to determine the eligibility of candidates for the posts assistant professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF).
Candidates who qualify for the JRF are eligible to pursue research in the subject of their post-graduation or in a related subject and are also eligible to apply for the post of an assistant professor in Indian universities and colleges.
The award of JRF and eligibility for assistant professor’s post depends on the performance of the candidate in all the three papers of NET. However, candidates qualifying exclusively for an assistant professor are not considered for JRF.
Candidates who have scored at least 55% in their master’s degree are eligible for NET.