RRB NTPC Stage 2 Answer Key 2022 Out: Raise Objections Now

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Anangsha Patra

Anangsha PatraDeputy Manager – Editorial

Updated on May 19, 2022 10:12 IST

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Answer Key 2022 Out: Railway Recruitment Board had released RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer key along with the response sheet on May 13. RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer key was released on all the regional websites of the Indian Railways. RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer key link was common for all zones. Candidates could raise objections against the incorrect answers from May 13 to 18, 2022. RRB NTPC CBT 2 2022 was conducted for pay level 4 and 6.

In this article, we have provided complete information about the process of downloading the RRB NTPC answer key PDF, important dates related to the release of the answer key, how to calculate scores based on the answer key, uses of answer key, and many more.

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Answer Key 2022

RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer keys, question papers and response sheets were available online on the region-wise official websites. To view RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer key 2022, candidates had to enter registration number and password. RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022 for Stage 2 highlighted number of questions attempted, number of questions unattempted, number of questions attempted wrong, number of correct answers, answers marked for review, positive marks, negative marks, bonus marks, total marks. Using the answer key, candidates could check the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. RRBs had also shared the marks obtained by students in the CBT 2 exam.

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Shapshot of RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022 for Stage 2

RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022 Dates

Candidates can check below RRB NTPC dates related to the release of the answer key as well as the different phases of the exam.

RRB NTPC Answer Key 2021 Events  RRB NTPC 2021 Answer Key Dates 
First phase of CBT 1  28-Dec-2020 to 13-Jan-2021
Second phase of CBT 1  16-Jan-2021 to 30-Jan-2021
Third phase of CBT 1 31-Jan-2021 to 12-Feb-2021 
Fourth phase of CBT 1 15-Feb-2021 to 03-Mar-2021
Fifth phase of CBT 1 04-Mar-2021 to 27-Mar-2021
Sixth phase of CBT 1 01-Apr-2021 to 08-Apr-2021
Seventh phase of CBT 1 23-Jul-2021, 24-Jul-2021, 26-Jul-2021 and 31-Jul-2021
RRB NTPC CBT 1 provisional answer key, question papers, and candidates' response sheets 16-Aug-2021 to 23-Aug-2021 
Raising objections against questions, options, keys and online fee payment 18-Aug-2021 to 23-Aug-2021 
RRB NTPC CBT 1 final answer key 14-Jan-2022
CBT 2 exam for pay level 4 and 6 09-May-2022 and 10-May-2022
CBT 2 answer key for pay level 4 and 6 13-May-2022
Last date to answer key, question paper, objection tracker and fee payment 18-May-2022
CBT 2 exam date for Level 2, 3 and 5 12-Jun-2022

How to download RRB NTPC 2022 Answer Key?

The steps to download the answer key of RRB NTPC are explained below:

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Step 1: Visit the respective websites of RRBs

Step 2: Click on the RRB NTPC CBT 2 answer key link

Step 3: Clicking the link, the login page opens

Step 4: Enter user ID and password

Step 5: Candidates will find three tabs: Exam Information, Candidates response, and objection tracker

Step 6: To check the RRB NTPC answer key, response sheets, and question papers, go to the ‘Candidate Response’ tab

Step 7: The question ID, status, and option chosen by candidates are displayed on the screen

Step 8: Download RRB NTPC answer key 2022 and question papers

Download here RRB NTPC CBT 2 Answer Key & Question Paper

How to Raise Objections Against RRB NTPC Answer Key?

Objections against the questions papers and answer keys can be raised online through the official websites of RRBs. The team of experts examine the objections raised before processing RRB NTPC result. The decision of RRBs in this regard is final and binding. If the objections submitted by the candidates are found to be correct, RRBs revise the answer key and publish the final answer key. Candidates can follow the steps below to raise objections:

  • Go to the ‘Objection’ tab.
  • Candidates need to select the question ID against which they want to raise the objections
  • Select the desired language
  • Candidates are also required to mention the reason why they want to raise objections along with the documentary proof
  • Objections without a valid reason will be rejected
  • To save the objections click on the ‘Submit’ button

Fee for Submitting Objections

The prescribed fee for raising objections is INR 50 plus the applicable bank service charges per question. In case the objections raised by candidates are found to be correct, the fee paid against valid objections will be refunded to the candidate's account. The fee for raising objections should be paid through debit cards. RRBs will accept all bank Rupay debit cards and SBI VISA/Master debit cards. Whereas, other bank VISA/Master debit cards are not allowed.

RRB NTPC Question Papers 2022

RRB NTPC question papers 2022 for CBT 2 was released on May 13. The last date to download the CBT 2 question paper was May 18. RRBs had released RRB NTPC question papers 2022 for CBT 1 on August 16. Candidates could view and download the question papers till August 23. To download the question papers, candidates had to enter user ID and password.

Details in RRB NTPC Answer Key

The answer key displays the following details:

Roll Number  Participant's name
Test centre name Test date
Test time Subject
Correct options in green colour Status of question
Question ID Option marked by candidates

How to calculate marks using RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022?

Using RRB NTPC answer key, candidates can calculate the probable score. For calculating the marks, candidates need to follow the marking scheme. For the correct answers, candidates score one mark while 1/3 marks are deducted for wrong answers. Explained below is the process to calculate the tentative score using the answer key.

  • Download RRB NTPC answer key that has questions, answer marked candidates and correct answers as well
  • For the correct answers, add one mark. If any answer is wrong then deduct 1/3 marks
  • Add all the marks for correct answers 
  • Add all the marks for incorrect answers
  • In the end, deduct total marks for correct answers with the incorrect answers. This will give the probable score

RRB NTPC Qualifying Marks

The category-wise qualifying marks of RRB NTPC exam are given below:

Category Qualifying marks (In per cent)
UR 40
EWS 40
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 30
SC 30
ST 25

Types of RRB NTPC Answer Key

RRB NTPC Provisional Answer key: The provisional answer key is released by the examination authority so that candidates can raise objections if they have any doubts. 

RRB NTPC Final Answer Key: The final answer key is released after reviewing the objections submitted by candidates. The experts analyse the objections and if they find those to be correct, then the answers are revised and the final answer key is published.

Important Points Related to RRB NTPC answer key 2022

Few important points related to the answer key are given below:

  • The correct answers in RRB NTPC answer key 2022 are marked with a green tick
  • The question ID is mentioned on the right-hand side of the question
  • The status of the question is mentioned on the right-hand side of the question
  • The correct option chosen by candidates is displayed at the right of the question
  • Objections can be raised in English
  • Candidates can raise objections against the questions and their respective alternative
  • The objections once submitted cannot be edited later
  • Objections can be raised online only

RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022: Response Sheet

RRBs also release the response sheets of candidates who appear in the exam. The response sheets consist of the answers marked by the candidates during the computer-based test. Using the response sheet, candidates can compare their marked answers with the provisional answer key to calculate the probable score. 

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Why RRB NTPC Answer Key is Important?

The importance of RRB NTPC answer key is given below:

  • With the help of the answer key, candidates can calculate the probable score even before the declaration of RRB NTPC result
  • By calculating the probable score, candidates can know their chances of selection for the next round of the selection process by comparing it with the previous years' RRB NTPC cutoff marks
  • RRB NTPC answer key helps candidates to check the responses marked by them in the exam. In case of any error in the answer key, candidates can raise objections

RRB NTPC CBT 1 Answer Key 2022

RRB NTPC 2022 final answer key for CBT 1 exam was released on January 14. The provisional RRB NTPC 2022 answer key, question papers, and candidates' response sheets for CBT 1 were released on August 16. The objection tracker and fee payment window were activated on August 18. The window to raise objections against the answer key and question papers closed on August 23. RRB NTPC 2022 (CEN 01/2019) CBT 1 was conducted from December 28, 2020, to July 31, 2021, for around 1.20 crore candidates.

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern

The second stage of RRB NTPC comprised questions from General Awareness, Mathematics, and General Intelligence and Reasoning. The test paper carried a total of 120 objective-type multiple-choice questions. The total marks allotted to the test are 120.

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RRB NTPC Exam Pattern

RRB NTPC exam analysis 

RRB NTPC Answer Key 2022 FAQs

Q: When RRB NTPC CBT 2 2022 answer key will be released?

A: RRB NTPC CBT 2 2022 answer key was released on May 13. The last date to view answer key, question paper and raise objection was May 18.

Q: What was RRB NTPC CBT 1 answer key 2022 release date?

A: RRB NTPC CBT 1 answer key 2022 was released on August 16. The last date to download the answer key was August 23.

Q: Where will I get the region-wise RRB NTPC answer key 2022 links?

A: The region-wise RRB NTPC links are provided on this page for candidates.

Q: Till when could I submit objections against RRB NTPC answer key 2022?

A: You could submit objections against RRB NTPC answer key till August 23 by paying INR 50. Candidates were also required to mention the reason as to why they wanted to raise objections against the answer key along with the documentary evidence. The fee for raising objections was INR 50 per question/answer.

Q: When the objection tracker of RRB NTPC CBT 1 will be activated?

A: The objection tracker of RRB NTPC CBT 1 was activated on August 18.

Q: How to check RRB NTPC answer key?

A: Candidates can check RRB NTPC answer key by visiting this page or the respective official websites of RRBs. To download the answer key, candidates need to enter user ID and password.

Q: Some answers are wrong in RRB NTPC answer key. Can I raise objections against it?

A: If you find any discrepancies in the answers, you can raise that to the examination authority by filling the objection form along with the documentary proof of the correct answer.  

Q: Will all candidates get the benefit of marks if any answer in the official RRB NTPC answer key of a particular shift is found to be incorrect?

A: If any answer in the official RRB NTPC answer key of a particular shift is found to incorrect, candidates who have appeared in that shift will get the benefit of marks. 

Q: Are there any charges for raising objections against RRB NTPC answer key?

A: Yes, there are charges for raising objections against RRB NTPC answer key. You need to pay INR 50 online per answer/question. This fee will be refunded if the objections are found to be correct.

Q. Can I predict scores using RRB NTPC answer key?

A: Yes, you can predict your scores using RRB NTPC 2022 answer key. The probable scores can be calculated based on the number of correct and incorrect answers.

Q. Is the RRB NTPC result 2022 prepared based on the answer key?

A: Yes, RRB NTPC result is prepared based on the final answer key.

Q: What details can I check in RRB NTPC answer key?

A: In RRB NTPC answer key PDF, candidates can check roll number, exam date, exam time, shift, correct answers in green tick, answer chosen, question ID, etc.

Q: What was the difficulty level of RRB NTPC CBT 1 exam?

A: The overall paper of RRB NTPC CBT 1 was moderate. The General Intelligence and Reasoning part was easy, the Mathematics section was easy to moderate and General Awareness was moderate.

Q: Is there any use if candidates raise an objection against RRB NTPC answer key?

A: Yes, if the objections are found to be correct, the answers are revised and the final RRB NTPC answer key is published.

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Comments

I have forgotten the roll number of RRB NTPC. I have only registration number. How do I check my score card?

Reply to Sudha Kumari

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Harshita Kumari

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Firstly go to the official site, Now at the homepage, search for the NTPC CEN and go on forgot Registration Number link. Click on this link and wait. Now enter Name, DOB, Registered Email ID & Mobile No along with that follow the steps as asked. Hopefully there you'll get your roll number.

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