Unofficial answer key for Civil Services Prelims 2016 is available here. Candidates who have appeared for the IAS Prelims exam 2016 can get the expected cutoff marks and detailed question paper analysis here as well.
IAS Prelims 2016 was held on 07 August (Sunday). The examination was attempted by candidates from all over the nation at allotted centres. Near about 4 lakh candidates took down the exam this year.
Candidates who have appeared for the examination can get the unofficial answer key here. These answer keys will help the candidates in getting a rough estimate of their performance. Using the answers given here candidates can assess their attempt and prepare for the forthcoming exams.
The expected cutoff mark list will give the candidates a fair idea on the probability of their success. For General category, the cut off can be expected to be 110, it will be nearly the same for OBC candidates. Expected cut off marks can be somewhere within 95-98 for SC & ST category.
Candidates should note that the figures given here is a rough estimation and is strictly for reference purpose only.
Question paper analysis proves to be a useful part of preparation strategy. IAS aspirants look for the analysis part of the question paper so as to get a good idea on the difficulty level and topic wise coverage.