The UPTET exam was conducted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at 3,049 centres across the state. A total of 16.5 lakh candidates had registered for the UPTET 2019, out of which, nearly 15 lakh appeared for the exam.
The first shift of UPTET for recruitment of teachers in primary schools was held from 10 am to 12.30 pm. Out of 10.8 lakh candidates who had registered for the first shift, 9.9 lakh candidates took the exam. In the second shift which was for recruitment of teachers in upper primary schools, 5 lakh candidates took the exam against 5.7 lakh who had registered.
The candidates are advised to keep checking the official website of the exam to get the latest update on the UPTET answer key 2019 availability. After the preliminary answer keys are released, the candidates would be allowed to raise objection against the answer key by providing proof of their claim.