The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) Odisha has released the answer keys for the state Teachers Eligibility Test (OTET) 2017 and has called for challenges for the same. Candidates who have appeared for the paper can cross-check their answers by downloading the key from the official website.
The Board has invited candidates to challenge the answer key in case of discrepancies. This can be done with a fee of Rs 500 for each response which should be uploaded to the site with “authentic documents to in support” of the challenge. The last date to submit a challenge is by 11.45 pm on October 15, 2017.
“Those who will deposit the fee at the last moment can complete filling up of their application forms by October 16, 2017 midnight,” the Board said in a notification.
OTET 2017 was conducted on September 29 in two phases— paper 1 was held during the morning session and paper two in the afternoon session. Both papers were for 150 marks each and all questions had multiple choice answers.
The papers contained questions on child development and pedagogy, regional language (including Hindi, Odia, Urdu, Telugu and Bengali) and English. Paper 1 also contained questions on mathematics and environmental studies while paper 2 contained an option between mathematics and science or social studies.
Steps to download OTET 2017 answer key:
– Go to the official website fot BSE Odisha as mentioned above.
– Click on the link for the latest updates.
– Follow the link for OTET 2017 answer key.
– Download the key and cross-check your answers.