AILET Answer Key – Dates, How to Download, Calculating Score

National Law University (NLU), Delhi will release the AILET answer key 2020 online, soon after the National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts AILET 2020 as a Remote Proctored Test (RPT). NTA, on behalf of NLU Delhi, will conduct AILET 2020 on August 18 (from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm). Thus, candidates can expect the release of the AILET 2020 answer key in August itself. 

Candidates have to visit the official website (nludelhi.ac.in) to check the AILET answer key 2020. Candidates can evaluate their correct and incorrect answers through the AILET answer key and calculate their probable AILET 2020 score by using the marking scheme.

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NLU Delhi will release the AILET answer key in two phases –  first is the provisional answer key on which candidates can raise objections. After considering the genuine objections, NLUD will release the final answer key for AILET 2020. Read this article to learn how to check the AILET answer key 2020, how to calculate score, how to raise objections and more. 

AILET Answer Key – Key Highlights

  1. NLU Delhi has the authoritative power to release the AILET answer key
  2. NTA shall be conducting the AILET 2020 as a Remote Proctored Test (RPT)
  3. The AILET answer key for all the three courses (BA LLB, LLM, and PhD) shall be released separately
  4. NLU Delhi releases the AILET answer key in a PDF format
  5. AILET answer key 2020 will be released in two stages – provisional answer key and final answer key 
  6. NLU Delhi will entertain the objections against AILET provisional answer key
  7. Every correct response in AILET 2020 will fetch 1 mark whereas every incorrect response is subject to a deduction of 0.25 marks 
  8. NLU Delhi will use the final answer key to evaluate the AILET result 2020

AILET Answer Key – Important Dates

Candidates must keep an eye on the table below to know the schedule for the AILET 2020 answer key release. 

Key Dates for AILET Answer Key 2020*

EventsImportant Dates
AILET exam dateAugust 18, 2020 (RPT Mode)
Release of provisional answer key August 2020 (Indicative)
Window for raising objections against the provisional answer keyAugust 2020 (Indicative)
Release of final answer keyAugust 2020 (Indicative)

*We will be updating the the release date of AILET answer key 2020 as soon as NLU Delhi announces the same

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How to download AILET answer key 2020? 

Candidates can download the answer key by following certain steps, as mentioned below: 

Step 1 – Visit the official website of NLU Delhi, i.e. nludelhi.ac.in

Step 2 – Click on ‘AILET Admissions 2020’ available at the homepage

Step 3 – The direct pdf link for the AILET answer key is available on the appearing screen as per the schedule

Step 4 – Download the answer key PDF to further use the same for evaluating your probable score

AILET Answer Key – How to calculate score?

Candidates need the following prerequisites along with the AILET answer key to evaluate their probable score: 

  1. AILET Question paper
  2. AILET Marking Scheme
  3. Formula to calculate raw score

AILET QUESTION PAPER 2020

NLU Delhi will release the AILET question paper along with the official answer key. Candidates must note that the NTA will conduct AILET 2020 in RPT or Remote Proctored Test mode, during which candidates will be able to write the AILET exam at home but their tests will be invigilated. To avoid unfair means of practice during the Remote Proctored AILET test candidates can expect the AILET question paper in various segregated sets.  

AILET MARKING SCHEME 2020

Irrespective of the change in the mode of AILET 2020, the marking scheme remains the same. 

Marking Scheme for AILET 2020

Nature of responseMarks for each response
Correct+ 1
Incorrect– 0.25
Unattempted 0

FORMULA TO CALCULATE AILET SCORE

NLU Delhi will use a particular formula to calculate the scores of the candidates in AILET 2020. After understanding the marking scheme, use the formula for calculating the AILET score, as mentioned below: 

AILET Probable Score = (1 × Number of Correct responses) – (0.25 × Number of Incorrect responses)

  1. Candidates have to evaluate the number of correct and incorrect responses using the AILET answer key
  2. Candidates must multiply the number of incorrect responses into 0.25.
  3. The outcome after the multiplication must be subtracted from the number of correct responses in AILET 
  4. The outcome after the subtraction will be the probable score of AILET 2020

AILET Answer Key – Challenging the Provisional Answer Key

Candidates will have an option to challenge the answers in the provisional AILET answer key. In order to raise an objection against the AILET provisional answer key, candidates have to provide proper justification to raise their claim(s). The subject experts at NLU Delhi will evaluate the claims of the candidates. Candidates will be able to raise objections until a specified date. Those missing the deadline will not be allowed to challenge any of the answers in the AILET provisional answer key.

Steps to Raise Objections against AILET Provisional Answer Key

  1. Candidates have to check the answers to all the questions and analyse if there is any wrong answer displayed
  2. In case of an incorrect answer in the provisional AILET answer key, candidates have to send an email to admission@nludelhi.ac.in regarding the same
  • The email must clearly mention the serial number of question/s for which the candidate is raising an objection 
  1. Also, the email must have relevant proof claiming that the objections for the particular answer is genuine
  2. NLU Delhi doesn’t levy any charges for challenging the AILET answer key   

Final AILET Answer Key 2020

The subject experts at NLU Delhi review the claims by the candidates. The genuine claims are considered for the preparation of the final answer key. NLU Delhi releases the final answer key of AILET along with the result. After the release of the final answer key, NLU Delhi will not entertain any objections against the AILET answer key. 

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Previous Year’s AILET Answer Key

Although the mode of examination has been changed from pen and paper-based to RPT (Remote Proctored Test), the type of questions and the difficulty level of questions will not change. Candidates can check the course-wise previous years’ question papers and answer keys in the table below. 

AILET Answer Key and Question Paper 2019

CourseAILET Answer KeyAILET Question Paper
B.A. LL. BDownload hereDownload here
LL.MDownload hereDownload here
PhDDownload here

AILET Answer Key and Question Paper 2018

CourseAILET Answer KeyAILET Question Paper
B.A. LL. BDownload hereDownload here
LL.MDownload hereDownload here
PhDDownload here

AILET Answer Key and Question Paper 2017

CourseAILET Answer KeyAILET Question Paper
B.A. LL. BDownload hereDownload here
LL.MDownload hereDownload here
PhDDownload here

AILET Answer Key – FAQs

✔️ Who will release the AILET answer key 2020?

NLU Delhi has the authoritative responsibility to release the AILET answer key every year. However, this year, NTA is conducting AILET exam in RPT (Remote Proctored Test) mode. There are chances of NTA releasing the AILET answer key as well as question paper. We will be updating the information on this page as per the latest updates by NLU Delhi.

✔️ What is the date for the release of the AILET answer key 2020?

NLU Delhi is yet to announce the answer key and the result release dates. NLU Delhi releases the provisional AILET answer key soon after conducting the exam. Considering that the AILET 2020 exam date is August 18, candidates can expect the release of the answer key in the month of August itself.

✔️ Can I raise objections against the AILET answer key?

Yes, candidates will be able to raise objections against the provisional AILET answer key 2020. However, NLU Delhi will entertain objections against the AILET answer key within a specific schedule only. Hence, it is advised to visit this page frequently to know all the dates of AILET answer key 2020.

✔️ Does NLU Delhi charge any fees for raising objections against the AILET answer key?

No. NLU Delhi will not charge any fees from the candidates for challenging the provisional answer key of AILET 2020. Candidates have to send an email stating the serial number of the answer/s along with supporting proof to raise objections against AILET answer key 2020.

✔️ Do I need to login for checking the AILET answer key 2020?

No. Candidates will be able to access the AILET answer key in a PDF format at the official website directly. Candidates need not enter any login credentials to check the AILET answer key 2020.