UPTET Answer Key 2016

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Aug 2, 2017

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UPTET exam was conducted on December 19, 2016 at 858 exam centers across the state. About 10 lakhs candidates appeared in this eligibility test. This test was conducted by Uttar Pradesh government for the recruitment of primary teachers in the state.

UPBEB (Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board) has conducted the exam in 2 shifts. Candidates were appeared in morning / afternoon exam session according to their exam paper level. The paper consists of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). For each correct answer 1 mark is awarded. Negative marking is not applicable which means question which is marked wrong no marks will be deducted.

UPTET Official Answer Key of Paper 1 & 2 released by Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board on December 28, 2016. Given below are the UPTET Answer Keys:

UPTET Answer Key are provided so that candidate can check it against their answer sheets and get an idea of how much they would score in the exam. Answer key contains the solutions of all the questions asked in the examination. It gives a fair idea about the UPTET result. In case, any discrepancy in the answer key, candidates can also challenge it by sending a valid proof before the specified last date.

UPTET Answer Key 2016 Details

As aspirants knows about large numbers of candidates have been applied for UPTET exam but few aspirants are get qualified. Aspirants, can check the Answer key, which will be published online on December 27, 2016.

UPTET Answer Key UPTET Answer Dates
UPTET Answer key 2016 December 27, 2016
UPTET Answer key objections From December 28, 2016
Final Answer key for UPTET 2016 January 17, 2017
UPTET Result 2016 Tentatively January 2017 1st week

Read About UPTET 2017

How to download UPTET Answer Key 2016?

The Answer Key would be announced on the UPTET Website. Candidates can check their answer key by logging in with their roll number. The official UPTET Answer Key will be released on December 27, 2016. The steps the check UPTET Answer key are given below-

UPTET 2017

1. Visit the official UPTET website.

2. Click on the link “UPTET 2016 Answer Key.”

3. Choose Paper 1 & 2 (Any one category).

4. Enter the required credentials i.e. Roll no. or Registration no.

5. Answer key will be displayed.

6. Check your answers & download it.

7. Take a print out of the same.

UPTET Answer Key Discrepancy

Any objections regarding answer keys? Submit up to January 2, 2017 (till 6 PM). Important details discussed below:

1. Send an email to uptethelpline@gmail.com

Write a short & pointed email, which comprises of the following-

  • Serial Number
  • Level of UPTET (Primary or Upper Primary)
  • Question Booklet Series
  • Question Number
  • Answer (As per official answer key)
  • Right Answer (By the candidate)
  • Proof of the answer by candidate

2. Clearly write about any wrong answer or any other objections; and do not forget to attach the proof.

3. Allowed format are - MS Excel, MS word and Times new Roman font.

UPTET Result 2016

UPTET Result 2016 will be declared in the 1st week of January. The final UPTET answer key will be published by the officials before the result announcement. Through official answer key, candidates can take the approximate idea about the marks that they will get in the UPTET Exam.

UPTET Expected Cut off 2016

After the announcement of the result, the cut off will be released. The cut off will depend on the number of applicants, availability of seats, and difficulty level in the exam. On the basis of the UPTET cut off, the conducting body will prepare the merit list of all qualified candidates. The mentioned below table gives the UPTET 2016 cut off category wise for UPTET:

Category Percentage of Marks Total Marks Required
General 60 % 90
SC / ST / OBC / PH / FF Dependent / Ex-Serviceman 55 % 83

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.