HPCET 2020 Answer Key – The Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) will release HPCET answer key 2020 by the third week of May. The answer key of HPCET 2020 will be published online at the official website (himtu.ac.in). Candidates can download the HPCET answer key along with their official question papers and response sheets. Candidates with the help of HPCET aThe The nswer keys 2020 can verify their marked answer options. Candidates will also be provided an online window to challenge the wrong answer options or discrepant questions. Scroll below to read more about HPCET 2020 Answer Key including how to challenge discrepancy in the official answer key of HPCET 2020.
HPCET 2020 Answer Key
The university will be publishing HPCET answer keys in two phases – provisional and final. Candidates can check here the dates and events of HPCET 2020 answer key as provided below.
HPCET Answer Key Schedule
|HPCET 2020||2nd week of May 2020|
|Availability of answer key||3rd week of May 2020|
|Declaration of result||4th week of May 2020|
Download HPCET 2020 Answer Key : Candidates can download official question paper, response sheets and HPCET answer key (provisional/final) as per the schedule at www.himtu.ac.in
How to calculate scores using HPCET 2020 Answer Key?
The HPCET is conducted in the offline mode (pen-paper based examination). The duration of the exam is 3 hours and the paper will have multiple-choice questions. For the calculation of marks, it is important to know the marking scheme. Check the information given below for the same.
- For the correct answers +2 marks will be awarded.
- For the incorrect answers, -0.5 mark will be deducted.
How to download HPCET 2020 Answer Key?
Himachal Pradesh Technical University releases the answer key for HPCET on its official website. Candidates are required to follow certain steps if they have to obtain the answer keys for the determination of their scores. The steps for downloading the answer key are given below.
Step 1: Click on the link mentioned below the dates table OR visit the official website.
Step 2: Find the link of ‘Answer Key’ as per your respective course.
Step 3: Download the PDF.
Start 4: Save it somewhere safe and start calculating the scores.
How to challenge HPCET 2020 Answer Key?
The university releases the answer key over its official website but if the candidates find any error in the answer key then they can inform this to the authorities at the earliest. However, to challenge also candidates need to follow the steps given below.
- Send an application to the examination authorities stating the objections
- Attach the proof of documents to clarify the objections raised
- Send the objections to the office of the governing authority
- An e-mail could also be sent to the authorities with the documents
The applications for objections can be sent to ‘Office of Controller of Examinations’ .
What is meant by challenging?
The ‘challenging’ word here refers to the chance all the candidates get after the answer keys are released. Candidates can convey the information about any errors found in the answer key to the examination authorities. This is called ‘Challenging the Answer Key’. After challenging the answer key, the university is going to release the final answer key which will be having the rectified answers.
HPCET 2020 Exam Pattern
As and when the answer keys are published, candidates need the exam pattern to check how many questions were actually there in the examination, what was the duration of the exam, so forth and so on. This is why, we have provided the exam pattern for HPCET 2020 here, so that there is no confusion while calculating the scores.
- Mode: Offline (Pen-Paper Based Test)
- Duration: 3 Hours
- Total no. of questions: 150
- Sections: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Check the table given below to know the number of questions which will be coming in each section.
|Sections||No. of questions||Maximum Marks|
HPCET 2020 Result
All the candidates who appeared for Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test can check their result from the official website of the exam conducting body. Candidates can either provide their roll number or names to check HPCET 2020 Result. If two or more candidates secure the same marks in HPCET, then the tie-breaker will be applied.
After the announcement of result, Himachal Pradesh Technical University publishes the merit list for qualified candidates.
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test is conducted in the offline mode. It is a state – level engineering entrance exam conducted to grant B.Tech admission in various institutes of Himachal Pradesh. There are total 150 questions in the examination which are based on the subjects Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry.