The answer key for National Eligibility Test (NET) has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on Tuesday i.e. July 2, 2019. Candidates appeared for the examination held from June 20 to June 26 can download the answer key from the official website of NTA.
The agency will take the objection requests on NET 2019 Answer Key till July 3, 2019 (Wednesday).
Notably, candidates will need to pay a sum of Rs 1,000 for each question they want to challenge. If the challenge is found to be correct, the fees will be refunded.
The NET question papers and response sheet was released by the NTA on June 28.
National Testing Agency will release the NET 2019 results on the basis of final answer key to be released only after taking the challenges submitted by the candidates into consideration.
In a statement, the agency said, “The NTA decision on the challenges shall be final and the result will be declared on the basis of final answer keys”.
However, after the announcements of results, the agency will not entertain any request for re-evaluation/re-checking of NET result.
NTA is expected to release the NET result before July 15, 2019. Candidates will not be informed individually but can check the results by visiting the official portal.
The NTA NET examination was conducted for two papers. Paper one had 50 questions based primarily on teaching and research aptitude, general awareness and knowledge etc.
Paper two had 100 subject-specific questions. Each question, in both paper 1 and 2, carried 2 marks. The composite time to complete both papers was 3 hours. There was no time gap between the two papers.