WBCS Exam - Answer Key

West Bengal Civil Service Examination

Exam Date: 19 Dec 2020,26 Dec 2020

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Exam Date: 19 Dec 2020,26 Dec 2020

WBCS Answer Key 2020: Dates, How to Download Answer Key

Updated On - June 14 2020 by Akriti Maurya

WBCS Answer Key 2020 for Prelims exam has been released by the West Bengal Public Service Commission on its official website on 10 February 2020. With the help of answer key, those who have appeared can calculate their estimated score of the exam. The authority releases the answer key for both Prelims & Mains exams separately. Applicants can read the complete article to know more about WBCS 2020 Answer Key. 

WBCS Answer Key 2020 Dates

Refer to the table given below to know the important schedule related to the WBCS 2020 Answer Key.

WBPSC Answer Key Schedule 2020
Date of the preliminary exam09 February 2020
Availability of preliminary exam answer keys10 February 2020
Date of the main examTo be announced
Release date of main exam answer keysTo be announced

How to download the WBCS Answer Key 2020?

WBCS 2020 Answer Key for prelims exam was released, on the official website, which is pscwbonline.gov.in. Steps to download the answer key are given below:

  • Step 1: Go to the official website of Public Service Commission, West Bengal.
  • Step 2: Answer key for WBCS(Prelims & Main) will either be available on the home page or in the dashboard.
  • Step 3: If the answer key is available on the home page then candidates can download it by clicking on the pdf. To get the answer key they will have to log in with their login credentials.
  • Step 4: After downloading the pdf, candidates can compare their answers & can find out their probable score in the exam.
  • Step 5: Candidates can add +1 marks for every right and there is a provision of negative marking. Accordingly, they can calculate their score, by summing up the total amount

How to calculate the marks by WBCS Answer Key 2020?

With the help of marking scheme, applicants can calculate the marks of answer key. The preliminary exam of WBCS 2020 is based on General Studies and has 200 multiple choice questions of 200 marks. Marking Scheme: Each question carries 01 marks and there is a provision of negative marking for multiple-choice questions.

WBCS 2020 Result

After the preliminary exam of WBCS 2020 is over, those who have qualified it, will be called for the main examination. Preliminary exam is considered as the screening test to shortlist the candidates for main exam. Those who will clear the main exam and personality test the result for WBCS 2020 is declared on the official website.

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