The answer keys for the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main 2018, both the online and the offline examinations) were released by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018. Candidates can check online for answer keys on the JEE official website ( The JEE 2018 Main exam result will be declared on April 30th.

The offline examination was held on April 8th while the online exam was held on April 15th and 16th. The board used different sets of questions papers on the different shifts on different dates of examination.

The answer keys and images of the response sheets (OMR sheets) of the pen-and-paper offline exam and the answer keys for online exam will be available on the website from April 24th to April 27th. Candidates can raise objections to the answers until April 27th by paying a fee online.

How to check JEE Main 2018 answer keys

  1. Log on to the official website of the CBSE JEE Main exam
  2. Click on ‘View/Challenge – Answer Key of Paper 1’ or ‘View/Challenge of Recorded Responses of Paper 1’, whichever is relevant.
  3. Enter your application number, password, and security pin to access the answer keys and to challenge them if needed.

For a direct link to Answer Key of Paper 1, click here.

For direct link to Recorded Responses of Paper 1, click here.

JEE exams are conducted for admission to the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT). Around 12 lakh students appeared for the JEE 2018 Main exam this year.