NEET 2021 answer key by NTA; how and where to download

The National Testing Agency will be soon releasing the NEET 2021 answer key on the official website. The answer key will get released post the exam, scheduled to get conducted in the months of either June or July. The NEET answer key will get published in two phases, one will be provisional, and the other one will be final. With the NEET official answer keys help, the students can match their marked responses and get an idea about their performance. It also helps the student to calculate their expected score by using the official answer key. To make the process simple, NTA will be releasing the NEET OMR sheet 2021 post a few days after the release of the NEET answer key PDF.

 In case candidates have any doubts or want clarifications, they can challenge the provisional NEET 2021 answer key direction. The candidate can challenge by merely logging on to the official website, marking the question for which he or she is challenging. Candidates can challenge the answer key by paying a fee of Rs 1000 online. Once NTA receives all the challenges and goes through those challenges in detail, NTA will release the final answer key.

 Procedure to Check for NEET official Answer Key 2021? 

 The procedure to check for the NEET official answer key 2021, is pretty simple, as every year NTA releases an official answer key for the convenience of the candidates to help them verify. Once the official answer key gets released, the candidates get access to check the official answer key released by NTA by logging on to the official website. Here are the basics steps that need to be undertaken to check the answer sheet:

 Step 1: The candidates need to visit the official website by logging in with their credentials.

 Step 2: Once the candidate logs in, they will see the answer key on the screen.

 Step 3: Every question paper has a code, so as per the code, search for the NEET answer key.

 Step 4: Candidates can match their score by comparing their marked answers with the official answer key.

 Procedure to Calculate Marks Scored Through NEET Official Answer Key 2021? 

The candidates can easily calculate the marks they have scored by comparing them with the NEET official answer key 2021. All the candidates have to do is go through the answer key in detail, which NTA has released. Calculate the number of correct and incorrect options marked. Candidates need to subtract the total number of incorrect answers from the correct answers to get the final score.

 Marking Scheme: The marking scheme of the NEET 2020 paper is as follows:

 Total number of questions: 180

 Total marks: 720

 Marks obtained for every correct answer: +4

 Marks for every incorrect answer: -1 (Negative marking)

 Marks for every unattempted question: Nil

 The formula for calculating the final marks: (Number of correct answers x 4) – (Number of incorrect answers x1)

 NEET OMR Sheet 2021: 

 NTA’s responsibility is to either release a NEET 2021 OMR sheet or an answer booklet of the candidate. NTA releases the OMR sheet for the candidates to verify the answers which they have marked in the exam. If the candidate feels there is some discrepancy or an error in the answers he or she has marked, they have full rights to object. Candidates also get access to challenge a question, but for that, there is a refundable fee. If the question that the candidate challenges end up getting right, then the amount of INR 1000 will be refunded. Otherwise, it will not be refunded.

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