CTET 2018 Answer Key and OMR Sheets Released – Raise Objection till 30th December
Published on : 4th January 2019 Author : Om Prakash
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the answer key for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) on 28th December. The board has also released the scanned images of candidates’ OMR sheets. The CTET examination was conducted on 9th December 2018. Around 17 lakh candidates appeared for the exam.
Steps to check the Answer Keys and OMR Sheets
Candidates who have appeared for the exam can check the answer key on the official website using the following steps:
- Go to the official CTET website - https://ctet.nic.in/.
- Click on the ‘VIEW ANSWER KEYS AND SCANNED IMAGES OF OMR SHEETS’ button.
- Enter your roll number and date of birth to log-in.
- The answer key and scanned images of OMR sheets will appear.
- Download and take a print out.
Steps to calculate CTET 2018 Scores
Candidates can calculate their scores with the help of OMR sheets and answer keys released on the official website. OMR sheet can be downloaded using your roll number and login details. Here are the steps to be followed:
Each correct answer carries 1 mark, and there is no negative marking for incorrect answer. Thus,
Correct Answer – 1 mark
Negative marking – NIL
- Match the answers in your OMR sheet with the official answer key.
- Award 1 mark for every correct (matching) answer.
- In the end, add all the marks, and you will get your expected CTET score.
As per the official notification, the minimum qualifying marks for CTET is 60%. Thus, candidates securing 60% and above in the exam will be declared qualified.
The official notification also states, “No request for re-checking, re-assessment, re-evaluation or scrutiny of OMR Answer Sheets will be entertained. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.”
Challenging the CTET 2018 Answer Key
The public notice states, “There is a provision for the candidates to challenge the answer keys through the link available on the website www.ctet.nic.in from 28/12/2018 to 30/12/2018 (till 5:00 PM). A fee of ₹ 1000/- per question will be required to be submitted through credit/debit card. The fee once paid is non-refundable.
If the challenge raised by the candidates is accepted by the Board, the fee will be refunded to the same credit/debit card account through which payment is made. So, candidates must pay the fee through their own card. The revised/final answer key will be uploaded on the official website.
CTET Result 2018
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the result of CTET exam on 4th January. The result is prepared on the basis of official answer key. Candidates can check their result on the official website using their roll number.
The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is conducted for determining the eligibility of B.Ed. degree holders for teaching jobs in government schools such as KVs, NVs, etc. Private schools also have the option to consider the CTET score for their recruitment process. Two separate papers are conducted for teaching at primary (classes I to V) and elementary (classes VI to VIII) levels. Candidates also have the option of appearing in both the papers.