IAS Answer Key 2018– Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has been conducted the IAS Prelims 2018 Exam, also referred as Civil Services Examination, on 03 June 2018. A few hours after the exam conduction, various coaching institutes has release the unofficial answer key of IAS 2018 Examination. The answer key of IAS prelims 2018 contains correct answers to all questions asked in the Preliminary examination. UPSC will also release the official IAS answer key after the completion of recruitment process. As the preliminary is an objective type test, hence, the answer key will be released for IAS Prelims 2018 only. The IAS preliminary examination consists two papers, CSAT I and CSAT II. We will also host the direct link to check the IAS 2018 answer key on this page.

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Download IAS 2018 Answer Key (Series C) Here

Download IAS 2018 Answer Keys (Series B) Here

Download IAS 2018 Question Paper With Solution (Set D)

The IAS Answer Key 2018 of General Studies Paper-I and Paper-2 has been available for all paper codes of question test booklet A, B, C & D. The candidates need to check the IAS 2018 Answer Key of the respective test booklet that was provided to them. Candidates can access the answer key to get an estimate of their scores.

IAS Answer Key 2018 Dates

Sr. No IAS 2018 events Important Dates
1 IAS Prelims 2018 Exam Dates 03 June 2018
2 Release of Unofficial IAS 2018 answer key 03 June 2018
3 Official IAS answer key 2018 After completion of recruitment process
4 IAS Result 2018 Date August 2018
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IAS Cut off 2018- Expected & Previous Year IAS Cut off 2017, 2016

IAS Question Paper 2018

Candidates can download the IAS 2018 question papers through table below.

Question Booklet SET A SET B SET C
GS Paper 1 Check here Check here Check here
GS Paper 2 Check here Check here Check Here


IAS Answer key 2018- Download Here

Institute Name GS Paper-I CSAT Paper-II
Coaching Institutes GS Paper-I (Answer Key) CSAT Paper-II (Answer Key)
BYJU’s Classes Click Here Click Here
Career Launcher Click Here Click Here
Sriram’s IAS Academy Click Here Click Here
Chanakya IAS Academy Click Here Click Here
Vajiram and Ravi Click Here Click Here
Rau’s Institute Click Here Click Here

The IAS 2018 Answer key will consist of the answers for the following papers:

  • General Ability test (Paper 1)
  • Civil Service Aptitude Test (CSAT Paper 2)
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General Studies Paper-1 Answer Key 2016

CSAT Paper 2 Answer Keys 2016

IAS 2018 Scores Calculation

Specifications Marking Scheme
For correct answer CSAT Paper I = +2

CSAT Paper II = + 2.5

Negative Marks 1/3 marks
Total Marks 400 (Each paper will carry 200 marks)
Aggregate score Marks obtained in Paper 1 + Marks obtained in Paper 2 – Negative marks


IAS Answer Key 2018 Importance

  1. Candidates can calculate their estimated scores through IAS 2018 answer keys.
  2. The answer key of IAS will help candidates to measure their performance in the exam
  3. Candidates will be selected for IAS 2018 Mains Exam on the basis of their performance in the prelims exam.

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