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GPAT 2023 Answer Key Released: Analyze Your Exam Performance

Updated On - July 05 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

GPAT Provisionl Answer Key 2023 has been released on May 23, 2023 by the NTA(National Testing Agency) on its official website. The Final answer will be released on June 2, 2023. Candidates can calculate the approximate exam scores, they have secured. Conducting Body had also provided the facility to raise the objection on the provisional answer key. The candidate must read the below-given article to know more about GPAT 2023 Answer key.
  • The final answer key for GPAT 2023 has been released.
  • The National Testing Agency (NTA) has dropped four questions from the GPAT 2023 answer key.
  • Two questions each were dropped from the May 22 shift 1 and shift 2 exams.
  • Candidates will receive full marks for the four dropped questions, even if they did not attempt them.
  • The GPAT 2023 result has already been announced, and candidates had the opportunity to challenge the answer key until June 3.
  • The final answer key has been released after considering the grievances raised and verifying the challenges with a panel of subject experts.
  • One question in the final answer key of GPAT has two options, and only candidates who have attempted it correctly using any of the provided keys will be awarded marks according to the marking scheme.
  • Candidates who appeared for the GPAT 2023 exam on May 22 will receive full marks for the four dropped questions, regardless of whether they attempted them or not.
  • GPAT 2023 was conducted online in 116 cities across 221 centers.
  • Out of the total 68,439 candidates who registered for GPAT 2023, 62,275 candidates took the examination on May 22.
  • The GPAT scorecard was issued on July 2, following much speculation.

Download GPAT 2023 Answer Key: Check Your Performance

Here are the key points regarding GPAT 2023 answer key, cut-off, and marking scheme:

  • The GPAT 2023 answer key challenge portal is now live at
  • Candidates can raise grievances against the provisional answer keys until June 3.
  • The payment of the processing fee for the challenge should be made by June 3 (11:50 pm) through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking.
  • The challenges will only be accepted if the processing fee is received.
  • A panel of subject experts will verify the challenges raised against the GPAT 2023 answer key.
  • If the challenges are found to be correct, the answer key will be revised accordingly.
  • The final GPAT answer key, determined after the challenge process, will be used to prepare and declare the result.
  • Candidates will not receive individual notifications regarding the acceptance or non-acceptance of their challenges.
  • The final GPAT 2023 answer key, as finalized by the experts, will be considered as the official answer key.
  • No challenges will be accepted after June 3 (11:50 pm).
  • GPAT 2023 is conducted for admission to PG pharmacy courses and includes questions from various subjects such as Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology, and others.

Candidates should stay updated with the official website for the release of the GPAT 2023 answer key and subsequent announcements.

GPAT 2023 Answer Key Date

Candidates can check the important dates and events regarding GPAT Answer Key 2023 from the below-given table:

Answer Key Dates
GPAT 2023 exam dateMay 22, 2023
Release of provisional GPAT answer keyMay 23, 2023
Last date to challenge the answer key of GPAT 2023May 29, 2023
Publication of GPAT final answer key 2023June 02, 2023

How to Calculate Marks using GPAT 2023 Answer Key?

Candidates can use the marking scheme to calculate the approximate score. Given below is the marking scheme for GPAT 2020:

  • Award (+4) marks for every right answer.
  • Deduct (1) marks for every wrong answer.

Marks Obtained=(+4) x number of the correct answer -(1 x number of the wrong answer)

How to Download GPAT Answer Key 2023?

Candidates can follow the below-given steps to download the GPAT 2023 Answer Key:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of GPAT NTA.
  • Step 2: Click on the Answer Key link.
  • Step 3: Candiates have to enter their Application Number and Birth Date to generate an answer key.
  • Step 4: GPAT Answer Key pdf will be displayed on the computer screen.
  • Step 5: Candidates firstly, GPAT Answer Key 2020 pdf download and take the printout also.

How to Challenge the GPAT 2023 Answer Key?

NTA(National Testing Agency) will release the provisional answer key for candidates who have appeared in the GPAT 2023 entrance exam. Candidates can calculate their approximate exam score with the help of that answer key. In case, the candidate has any doubt regarding the answer key conducting authority will also provide the facility to raise the objection on the answer key.

  • Candidates have to pay the amount of Rs 1000/- for each question. If the objection raised found to be correct then also the objection fee will not be refunded.
  • Candidates have to fill the online form in respect to challenge the answer key.

Given below are the challenging procedure that candidate can follow step by step to challenge the answer key:
  •  Step 1: Candidates have to visit the GPAT official website.
  • Step 2: Click on the Challenge Answer Key link button.
  • Step 3: Candidates have to enter their Application Number and Date of Birth to challenge the answer key.
  • Step 4: Candidates have to select option id questions among 125 question they want to challenge.
  • Step 5: After selecting the option id of all the answers they want to challenge, click submit your claim button.
  • Step 6: Save the Claim and Pay Challenge Answer Key Fee as per every objection they raise.

GPAT 2023 Result

GPAT Result 2023 will be declared on the official website of NTA. The result will be declared in Pdf format after the publication of the final answer key on the GPAT 2023 website. 

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