The exam conducting body will release the JEST 2019 Answer Key. The candidates who will appear for the entrance exam can use the answer key and calculate probable marks which they may obtain in JEST 2019 entrance examination. Once the exam is over, the examinees are allowed to take away the candidates’ copy of the OMR, and the question paper. You can use the OMR sheet, question paper and answer key to cross-check your answers and estimate your chances of qualifying the test. The answer key for JEST 2019 shall be available for download a week or two after the exam is held successfully at all the test centers.
The SERB will release two type of JEST Answer Key – Provisional and Final Answer Key. The provisional answer key will be available after the exam is over. The candidates will be allowed to submit an objection in the JEST 2019 Provisional Answer Key. Then, on the basis of the objection submitted by the candidate, a final answer key will be released, on the basis of which the JEST 2019 Result will be evaluated. Check complete details on JEST 2019 Answer Key from this page.
JEST 2019 Answer Key
The exam will be held on February 17, 2019. After the conduction of the exam, answer key will be published on the official website. Candidates can check the answer key from the website OR through the direct link which will be provided on this page.
JEST 2019 Answer Key: The candidates can check complete schedule for downloading the JEST Answer Key 2019 from the table below.
|JEST 2019 Answer Key||Important dates|
|JEST 2019 exam date||17 Feb 2019|
|Availability of provisional answer keys||Last week of Feb 2019|
|Submit objection in the JEST 2019 Answer Key||Last week of Feb 2019|
|Last date to submit the objection in the Answer Key||01st week of Mar 2019|
|Availability of final answer keys||3rd week of Mar 2019|
Answer Key: The candidates can download the JEST 2019 Answer Key from the Official Website: www.jest.org.in
How to Download the JEST 2019 Answer Key?
The candidates who appear for the entrance exam will be able to download the answer key for JEST 2019 by following the instructions given below.
- Click on the direct link which will be provided on this page as soon as the answer key for JEST 2019 is available.
- The answer key will be available in the pdf format
- Download it, also, you may take a print out of the Answer key and start cross-checking your answers.
Importance Of JEST 2019 Answer Key
With the help of JEST 2019 Answer key, a candidate will be able to estimate their chances of being called to appear for the interview round. Just having an answer key will not prove to be useful till the time, a candidate knows the JEST 2019 marking scheme, as well. Also, candidates willing to appear for this exam, the next time can make use of the answer key and the question paper to practice. Such candidates will be able to get an idea of the type of questions, that may be asked in the exam.
JEST 2019 Official Answer Key
JEST 2019 official answer key will be released by the exam conducting body i.e Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB). It will be released by the last week of February over the official website of JEST i.e www.jest.org.in. It is said to be more authentic than the unofficial ones, which are released by some of the renowned coaching institutes. The authorities will be accepting any objections on the official JEST 2019 provisional answer key. Thereafter, will be releasing the answer key incorporating the new changes. SERB will release JEST 2019 answer key for all the sets in a pdf format, separately.
JEST 2019 Unofficial Answer Key
Other than the official authorities, there are various other coaching institutes who also releases the JEST Answer Key. These are known by the name of Unofficial answer Key. The JEST unofficial answer key will be available an hour or two later the exam is over. Before the official authorities release the official answer key, the candidates can cross check their answers using the Unofficial key and calculate their probable score.
Calculate Marks Using the JEST 2019 Answer Key
After downloading the JEST Answer Key, the candidates should calculate their probable score. The calculation of marks is to be done as per the marking scheme given by the exam conducting body. The answer key will be available for the Physics paper and Theoretical Computer Science. The marking scheme for both the courses may differ from each other. You must add and deduct marks as per the marking scheme of the respective course for which you appeared for.
How to Calculate Marks Using the JEST Answer Key?
Last year, the exam conducting body released the answer key for Physics paper only. Also, furthermore, there is no prescribed exam pattern and marking scheme for Theoretical Computer Science. Hence, those candidates who will appear for the Physics paper can check the marking scheme here. The question paper for Physics is divided into three parts – Part A, B, and C. There is 15 number of questions in Part A, 10 in Part B and 25 in Part C.
Marking Scheme for Physics Paper
|Parts||Marks for Correct Answer||Is there a negative Marking||Marks Deducted for an incorrect answer|
How To Challenge JEST 2019 Answer Key?
SERB provides the facility to challenge or raise objections if any after the release of the provisional JEST 2019 answer key. At the time of cross-checking the answers using the JEST 2019 Provisional Answer Key, if a candidate is dissatisfied with the option given in the Answer Key, he/she can challenge it. The opportunity for submitting the objection will be open for a stipulated time period only. The objection in the JEST Answer Key shall be accepted online through Email. The candidates will have to submit relevant proof in support of the challenge submitted by them. If it is found to be relevant, the necessary changed will be done and a final answer key will then be published.
Mode of Submission of Objection – Online via Email, specifying the question number, provided response and the correct response (in a candidate’s opinion).
JEST 2019 Final Answer Key
The objection(s) submitted by the candidates for the Provisional Answer key will be reviewed by the experts. If it is found that the challenge done by the candidate is relevant, the exam conducting body will then make necessary changes to it. Hence, on the basis of the objection submitted by the candidate, a final answer key for JEST 2019 will be published online. It will be available for download at the official website of JEST in pdf format. This will be the final key and no further objection will be accepted.
JEST 2019 Result
Over the official website, SERB will declare the JEST 2019 Result. Usually, by the third week of March, the authorities announce the JEST 2019 result. Candidates will be required to login with their Username and password to check their JEST 2019 scores. Note that, a candidate will only be able to estimate their chances of qualifying for JEST 2019 with the help of the answer key. But to know their exact JEST 2019 scores, a candidate will be required to wait for the JEST 2019 Result declaration date. Candidates who will be meeting the minimum JEST 2019 cut off marks will be called for the final round of personal interview. Last year, the JEST qualifying marks were fixed between 20 to 25 marks.
JEST Answer Key Archives
The candidates can check the previous year answer key for JEST in the table below.
|JEST Exam Year||Name of the subject||Download here|
|2018||Physics||Click Here to download Official Answer Key|
|Click Here to download Unofficial Answer Key with Complete Solution|
|Click Here to download Official Final Answer Key|
JEST Physics Answer Key 2016
|Set X||Set Y||Set Z|
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