CSIR-UGC NET: Provisional Answer Key and Question Papers Released

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CSIR-UGC NET: Provisional Answer Key and Question Papers Released


The CSIR-UGC NET (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research - University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test) is an important examination for candidates aspiring to pursue research and lectureship opportunities in the fields of science and technology. The National Testing Agency (NTA) recently released the provisional answer key for the CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam. In this article, we will discuss the details of the provisional answer key and the process for accessing it.


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CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023: An Overview

The CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam was conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT) on June 6, 7, and 8. A significant number of candidates, precisely 2,74,027, registered for the examination, which took place at 426 centers spread across 178 cities.



Provisional Answer Key: How to Access

Candidates who appeared for the CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam can now check the provisional answer key and the question papers with recorded responses. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to access the provisional answer key:



Step 1: Visit the Official Website

To begin, visit the official website of CSIR-UGC NET: csirnet.nta.nic.in.


Step 2: Click on the Provisional Answer Key Link

On the homepage of the official website, locate and click on the link provided for the provisional answer key.


Step 3: Enter Your Credentials

Enter your credentials, including the application number and date of birth, in the designated fields.


Step 4: View the Provisional Answer Key

Once you have entered your credentials, you will be able to view the provisional answer key on the screen.



Challenging the Answer Key

Candidates who are not satisfied with the answers provided in the provisional answer key have the option to raise objections. To challenge the answer key, a non-refundable fee of Rs 200 per question is applicable. Here are the key details regarding challenging the answer key:


  • The deadline for raising objections is 11:50 pm on June 16.
  • The entire process of raising objections and paying the fee will be conducted online.
  • A panel of subject experts will verify the challenges raised.
  • In case an objection is found to be valid, the answer key will be revised accordingly.
  • The final answer key will be used to prepare the results.


It is important to note that candidates will not receive individual notifications regarding the acceptance or rejection of their objections. Additionally, no challenges will be entertained after the stipulated date and time.



FAQs


1. What is CSIR-UGC NET?

CSIR-UGC NET stands for Council of Scientific and Industrial Research - University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test. It is an examination conducted to determine the eligibility of candidates for research and lectureship positions in the fields of science and technology.


2. When was the CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam conducted?

The CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam was conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT) on June 6, 7, and 8.


3. How many candidates registered for the exam?

A total of 2,74,027 candidates registered for the CSIR-UGC NET December 2022-June 2023 exam.


4. How can I access the provisional answer key and question papers?

To access the provisional answer key and question papers with recorded responses, visit the official CSIR-UGC NET website at csirnet.nta.nic.in. Click on the link provided for the provisional answer key and enter your credentials, including the application number and date of birth.


5. Is there a fee for challenging the answer key?

Yes, candidates who wish to challenge the answer key need to pay a non-refundable fee of Rs 200 per question.