Somatirtha Purohit

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the tentative answer key of Scientific Assistant in Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Examination.

Candidates can check the answer key through the official site of SSC at

The Computer Based Examination in respect of the Scientific Assistant in Indian Meteorological Department Examination, 2022 was conducted by the Commission from December 4 to December 16, 2022.

Candidates can raise objections against the answer key from December 21 to December 23 till 5 pm on payment of Rs 100.

"Representations received after 5 pm on December 23, 2022 will not be entertained under any circumstances," read the official notification.

The commission had conducted the open competitive examination for recruitment of 990 Scientific Assistant in India Meteorological Department (IMD) in the Level 6 of the Pay Matrix.

Candidates who had passed Bachelor’s Degree in Science (with Physics as one of the subject)/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications or Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from a recognised Institution/University or equivalent were eligible to apply for the posts.

How to download SSC Scientific Assistant Answer Key

  • Visit the official site of SSC,

  • Click on the answer key link

  • A new PDF will open, click on the answer key link in PDF

  • Enter your login details and click on submit

  • Answer key will be displayed on your screen

  • Download the same and take a printout for further references