The answer keys of the National Eligibility Test (UGC NET 2018) will be released soon by the National Testing Agency (NTA), the organising body which took over from CBSE this year.

The answer keys can be accessed by candidates who appeared in the examination through the official website,, after the same is uploaded.

It is expected that the answer keys of the UGC NET examination will be released by 31 December. The final results will be released on 10 January 2019.

Meanwhile, the NTA released the question paper and the answer sheets of the UGC NET December 2018 examination. The question papers and the recorded answers for the same can be downloaded by the candidates who have appeared for the examination.

How to check UGC NET 2018 question paper, answer sheets and answer keys:

Step 1 – Go to the official website of the UGC NET exam,

Step 2 – On the homepage, log in with your ID

Step 3 – Enter your application number and password in the fields provided

Step 4 – Take print out of images of OMR sheets, recorded responses, and, when released, answer keys and challenges for future reference.

The downloading facility will be available till 28 December 5 pm only.

An official notification states that the NTA’s decision on the challenges shall be final and the result will be declared on the basis of final answer keys.

More than 9,56,837 candidates applied for the UGC NET December 2018 examinations. The examinations were held from December 18 to December 22, 2018.