Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an All-India Examination conducted by the Seven IITs and IISC, Bangalore, on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India. The objectives of GATE is to identify meritorious and motivated candidates for admission to Postgraduate Programs in Engineering at the National level.

Eligibility for GATE Exam:-

  • Bachelor's degree holders in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/Pharmacy (4 years after 10+2) and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes.
  • Master's degree holders in any branch of Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes.
  • Candidates in the second or higher year of the Four-year Integrated Master's degree programme (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/Technology or in the third or higher year of Five-year Integrated Master's degree programme and Dual Degree programme in Engineering/Technology.
  • Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by IE(I), AME by ICE(I)) as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. Those who have completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

GATE Exam Pattern :-

The GATE syllabus consists of a single paper of 3 hours duration, which contains 60 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. The question paper will consist of only multiple choice objective questions. Each question will have four choices for the answer. Only one choice will be correct. Candidates have to mark the correct choice on an Optical Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening the appropriate bubble against each question. There will be negative marking for wrong answers, as given in question paper pattern.

A candidate can choose any one of the papers in GATE Entrance Exam listed below.

  • Instrumentation Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Architecture and Planning
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Production and Industrial Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
  • Geology and Geophysics
  • Engineering Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Aerospace Engineering

For more information visit on official web site of GATE:

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