GATE 2021 official answer key; how and where to download
Coaching institutes like The GATE Academy, Made Easy, etc. have released the GATE 2021 answer key for ME, CS, CE, IN, EE, and ECE. In the GATE 2021 answer key, candidates will get correct responses to the questions that appeared in the entrance exam. With the GATE answer key, institutes have also released the GATE question paper. IIT Bombay will be releasing the GATE 2021 answer key online in the third week of February 2021. By following the official marking scheme, candidates can calculate their probable score with the answer key. Firstly, IIT Bombay will release the provisional answer key. Institute will then evaluate the provisional answer key’s feedback and issue the Final answer key. Candidates will have to pay processing fees of Rs.500 for challenging every question. The Final GATE 2021 answer key will be released after checking all the objections raised by the candidates. This article will help candidates know how and where to download the answer key, the importance of the answer key, and how to challenge the GATE answer key.
Steps To Download GATE 2021 Answer Key
Follow these steps to download the GATE 2021 answer key and question paper.
- Go to the official website of GATE 2021 at gate.iitb.ac.in
- On the homepage, click on the link ‘To view GATE 2021 Question Papers and Answer Keys Click here’.
- After clicking on the link, candidates will be redirected to the GATE 2021 answer key and question paper page.
- Candidates can download the pdf form of GATE 2021 answer key and question paper.
- Through GATE 2021 answer key and question paper, candidates can compare their answers and calculate their probable score.
Importance of GATE 2021 Answer Key
- In the answer key, candidates will get the correct responses to the questions that appeared in the exams.
- With the answer key, candidates can calculate their probable scores before the GATE 2021 result is announced by referring to the official marking scheme.
- Candidates will be given a certain time to raise their objections and challenge the GATE 2021 answer key.
- Before the declaration of the GATE 2021 result, authorities will consider all the challenges and objections raised by the candidates.
- Transparency of the admission process will be improved by the answer key as it decreases the chances of candidates getting penalized and extra marks awarded in GATE 2021.
Steps to Challenge GATE 2021 Answer Key
Candidates can follow these steps to raise their objections and challenge the answer key of GATE 2021.
- Go to the official website of GATE 2021.
- Click on the link that says ‘Contest Answer Key’.
- After clicking on the contest answer key tab, candidates will be redirected to the payment gateway page.
- Payment for every challenge is Rs 500 and US$ 10 for NRI candidates.
- After paying the challenge fee, candidates will have to enter the question number they wish to challenge.
- Before submitting the challenge, attach the necessary documents in the prescribed format.
Steps To Check GATE 2021 Response Sheet
Exam authorities will release the GATE 2021 response sheet with the answer key of GATE 2021. Candidates will have to follow these steps to check the response sheet.
- Go to the GATE Online Application Processing System’s portal and log in.
- Click on the view ‘response sheet’ button appearing on the screen.
- After clicking on the response sheet button, the candidate will be redirected to the response sheet page of GATE 2021.
- Candidates can save the web page of response sheet as a pdf file.