The UCEED 2020 Answer Key will be released by IIT Bombay in the 4th week of January 2020. The Undergraduate Common Entrance Test for Design (UCEED) 2020 is expected to be conducted in the 3rd week of January 2020 by IIT Bombay at 24 test center cities across India. First, only a Draft Answer Key is released by IIT Bombay. The candidates can download these documents to verify their responses and calculate an estimated score. The candidates can check how to get the UCEED 2020 Answer Key and how to use it to calculate the score in the exam in this page below.
UCEED 2020 Answer Key
UCEED 2020 Answer Key has all the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam. The candidates can check the answer key and cross check their answers marked in the exam to get an estimated score of the exam even before the declaration of the result. The candidates can check below important dates:
|UCEED 2020 Answer Key||Important Dates|
|UCEED 2020 Exam date||3rd week of Jan 2020|
|Release of Answer Key||4th week of Jan 2020|
|Last date to file Answer Key Challenge||4th week of Jan 2020|
|Declaration of result||1st week of Mar 2020|
Download Answer Key here: The candidates can download the official UCEED 2020 Answer Key from the official website uceed.iitb.ac.in.
Marking Scheme for UCEED 2020
The Undergraduate Common Entrance Exam for Design (UCEED) is conducted in 3 sections, which have different question types and hence a different marking scheme is applied in each section. Given below is the section wise marking scheme of UCEED 2020, which the candidates have o use to calculate the score using the UCEED 2020 Answer Key.
|UCEED 2020 question type and sections||Total number of questions||Marks for each correct answer||Marks for each incorrect answer|
|Section A – NAT questions||20||3 marks||No negative marking|
|Section B – MSQ questions||20||3 marks||0.19 marks|
|Section C – MCQ questions||45||4 marks||1.32 marks|
How to Calculate marks for UCEED 2020 exam?
The candidates can use the formula given below to calculate an estimated score of their UCEED 2020 exam:
Total Score = [3 x (no. of correct NAT) + (3 x (no. of correct MSQ) – 0.19 x (no. of incorrect MSQ)] + [4 x (no. of correct MCQ)]- [1.32 x (no. of incorrect MCQ)]
How to Download the UCEED 2020 Candidate Answer Sheet
IIT Bombay lets the candidates to download their individual Answer Sheets from the personalised dashboard by login to compare and check their answers by using the Official Answer Key.
Step 1: Visit the official UCEED website and click on the “download answer sheet button”
Step 2: The candidate is now redirected to the Official Login page. Login using the email id and password given at the time of application form filling. The candidate can now access and download the answers they selected during the UCEED 2020 exam.
How to Download the UCEED 2020 Answer Key?
The UCEED 2020 Answer Key can be downloaded by the candidates from the official UCEED 2020 website using the following steps:
Step 1: Visit the official UCEED website and click on the “download draft answer key” button.
Step 2: The candidate are now redirected to the Official UCEED 2020 Answer Key, which the candidates can download to verify their own responses attempted in the exam.
Challenging the UCEED 2020 Answer Key
By challenging the UCEED 2020 Answer Key the candidates file an official complaint against the answer key drafted by the official authorities. Once the last date for filing the challenge is over, the exam conducting body sits with a committee of experts and discuss all the proposed challenges and consolidate a Final Answer Key with the paper setting team.
However, the decision of the committee is final and no further challenges or requests for change in the answer key are attended by the exam conducting body once the final UCEED 2020 Answer Key is published and results are announced.
How To Challenge the UCEED 2020 Answer Key
IIT Bombay gives the candidates to challenge the Draft Answer Key for UCEED 2020 if they find any discrepancy in the available key. The candidates can file a challenge using the steps given below:
- Any discrepancy/comment must be addressed to [email protected], on or before the last date of the challenge.
- The candidates must compose an email from their registered email id by addressing it to [email protected]
- The candidates must put “Comments on Answer Keys” in the subject box of the email before sending the email.
- Compose the email body by clearly mentioning the question number and incorrect answer along with the correct answer option.
- Also, mention your details such as application number and name as given on the admit card.
- Keep the language of the email clear and easy to understand.
Note: The candidates must note that the final decision regarding the answer keys are taken by the UCEED committee. No further requests for change are entertained later.
UCEED 2020 Answer Key FAQs
Shown below are some important FAQs regarding the UCEED 2020 Answer Key, the candidates can check these queries from other candidates:
Ques. When will IIT B release the UCEED 2020 Draft Answer Key?
Ans. The Draft of Answer Key for UCEED 2020 will be released by the exam conducting authorities one week after the UCEED 2020 exam has been conducted.
Ques. Do candidates file for discrepancies found in the UCEED 2020 Draft Answer Key?
Ans. Any candidate who finds one or more discrepancies in the UCEED 2020 Draft Answer Key can file the challenge by emailing about the same to the exam conducting body.
Ques. Can there be a difference in calculated marks through the UCEED 2020 Draft Answer Key and through the UCEED 2020 Final Answer Key?
Ans. Yes, if the UCEED committee finds any changes in the UCEED 2020 Draft Answer Key, changes are made in it and the final answer key is prepared, hence there can be a difference in estimated marks if changes are made in the answer key.
Ques. What is the scheduled date for the release of the UCEED 2020 Final Answer Key?
Ans. The Final Answer Key for UCEED 2020 will be released once the UCEED committee has made the necessary changes after the challenges filed against the Draft Answer Key with the help of the question paper drafting team.
Ques. How can I download the UCEED 2020 Answer Key?
Ans. The candidates can download the UCEED 2020 Answer Key using the link provided above or by visiting the official website.
Ques. What is the highest score of a candidate in the UCEED 2020 exam?
Ans. The results for UCEED 2020 have not yet been declared, so it is a little difficult to predict the highest score for UCEED 2020. However, most of the top 100 rankers score above 200.
Declaration of UCEED 2020 Result
Once the final UCEED 2020 Answer Key has been prepared and released, the results of each candidate are prepared. Since the UCEED 2020 exam is conducted in the CBT mode, the computer software prepares the result of all the candidates and the same is published on the official website for the candidates.
The marks of each candidate are calculated using the marking scheme explained above and the results are displayed as per schedule. The candidates can download their UCEED 2020 Results using their registered email id and password as a login from the official UCEED website.
Cutoff marks for UCEED 2020
After the Declaration of the results a cutoff marks list is prepared by the exam conducting authorities using a minimum pass percentage for each category of candidates as prescribed in the UCEED 2020 Information Brochure given in the table below:
|Category of Candidate||Minimum percentage of marks in each of the 3 sections||Total Minimum Marks|
|Common rank list (CRL)||10||100|
|OBC-NCL rank list||9||90|
|SC/ST/PwD rank list||5||50|
- These cutoff marks are then used to make a list of candidates who qualify the UCEED 2020 examination and are eligible for admission in B.Des. courses at various Institutes.
- The candidates must note that the UCEED Committee reserves the right to decrease the minimum % of marks anytime.
- The results for UCEED 2020 have not yet been declared so a cutoff marks list has not yet been released.
Insofar, official details of UCEED 2020 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as UCEED 2020 information brochure is released, further details will be updated here.