NEW DELHI: Candidates who have appeared for the CBSE UGC NET November 2017 can expect the provisional answer keys next year. The Board will release the images of the OMR sheets in the first week of January 2018. As of now the Board has not given any exact date for it. Dates will be announced by the Board on the official website cbsenet.nic.in and in newspapers as well. Candidates can challenge the answer keys then and the final CBSE NET 2017 result will be declared thereafter. Around 7 Lakh Candidates Appear For CBSE UGC NET; Read Exam Analysis And Review Here For each objection raised against the answer key candidates shall have to pay Rs. 1000. If the challenge is accepted, the fee will be refunded to the candidate. ‘The captured images of response sheets (OMR sheets) of the candidates appeared in NET November, 2017 and answer keys of all the papers will be displayed on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in during first week of January, 2018 (the exact dates will be notified later in the newspapers). The candidates, who are not satisfied with the captured response, may challenge by filling online application form on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in and paying a sum of Rs.1000/- per question The challenge of answer keys will also be accepted online only through the link available on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in on payment of Rs.1000/- per question. The fee can be paid by credit/debit card. In case the challenge of any candidate regarding captured images of response sheets (OMR sheets)/answer keys is accepted, the fee will be refunded to such candidates. In all other cases the fee once paid will not be refunded. The CBSE’s decision on the challenges shall be final and the result will be declared on the basis of final answer keys. The refund (if any) will be transferred online to the concerned credit/debit card account so, the candidates are advised to pay from their own credit/debit card,’ reads the official notification.