GATE 2017 – Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering -It is a national level examination which gets conducted each year. The main reason of conducting this examination is to test the aptitude and subject knowledge of the applicant and on the basis of that; they get admission in Engineering PG programmes.
Each year GATE gets conducted successfully at various examination centers and as like every year, this year also the examination will be conducted soon. As per year, the notification of GATE 2017 will be released in August 2016. So all the interested candidates can check out the eligibility criteria in order to apply for it. The GATE is conducted by IIT’s and IISc. Generally examination held conducted from last week of January- February . Numbers of candidates appear for this examination every year. If you are going to apply for GATE 2017, than given details may be helpful for you.
GATE 2017 Exam Schedule
|Date & Day||Session No.||Time||Test Paper Code|
|4th February 2017
|1||09:00 – 12.00 Hrs.
|2||2:00 – 5:00 Hrs.
|5th February 2017
|3||09:00 – 12.00 Hrs.
|4||2:00 – 5:00 Hrs.
|11th February 2017
|5||09:00 – 12.00 Hrs.
|6||2:00 – 5:00 Hrs.
|12th February 2017
|7||09:00 – 12.00 Hrs.
|8||2:00 – 5:00 Hrs.
GATE 2017 Application Correction Announced
IIT Roorkee has announced minor correction in GATE 2017 Application form, Candidates can send email to official email id to make changes for the same according to the given schedule.
|Candidates can send email about minor changes starts from||17th October 2016|
|Last date to send email regarding changes||27th October 2016|
Note- Interested candidates can send email to [email protected] from 17th to 27th October 2016 for minor changes in application form with documented proof in attachment.
Important Dates for GATE 2017
|GATE 2017 Notification availability||August 2016|
GATE 2017 Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) opens for registration, application filling and submission
|1st September 2016|
|Closing date for online application submission|
|Closing date for request for change of city||16th November 2016|
|Admit Card availability||5th January 2016|
|GATE 2017 On-line Examination||4th, 5th, 11th and 12th February 2017|
|Announcement of Result||27th March 2017|
New in GATE 2017
- A new paper has been added in engineering sciences paper (XE). it will be will be under Section H and this new paper is Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences
- The applicants from Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Ethiopia & United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be applicable to apply for GATE 2017
- Gorakhpur has added as new centre
GATE 2017 Application Form
GATE 2017 Official notice will be available in the month of August 2017, after that all the interested candidate may apply for it. To get complete information for GATE 2017 application form and How to apply for it visit the given link: GATE 2017 Application form and How to apply
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|for Gen and OBC Male candidates||Rs. 1500/-|
|for Women candidates||Rs. 750/-|
|for SC/ST/PD candidates||Rs. 750/-|
|GATE International Candidates||US Dollars 50|
Note- For international candidates there is no need to attach PwD/SC/ST/PD certificate, it is not application applicable. Exam fee is uniform for all (US Dollars 50).
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Those candidates are going to apply for GATE 2017, they must posses one of the the given eligibility-
|Qualifying Examination||Details of Qualifying Examination / Degree||Description of Eligible Candidates||Year of Qualification cannot be later than|
|BE./BTech. / B.Pharm||Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after Diploma in Engineering/Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programs||Appearing in the final year or completed||2017|
|B. Arch||Candidates holding Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (Five years course)||Appearing in the final year or completed||2017|
|B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S.||Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/ 4 years after 10+2)||Appearing in the final year or completed||2017|
|M. Sc./ M.A./MCA or equivalent||Master’s degree in any of the stream Science/Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalent||Appearing in the final year or completed||2017|
|Int. M.E/ M.Tech (Post-B.Sc.)||Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering / Technology (Four year program)||Appearing in the 2nd/3rd/ 4th year or completed||2019|
|Int. M.E./ M.Tech or Dual Degree(after Diploma or 10+2)||Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering / Technology (Five year program)||Appearing in the 4th/5thyear or completed||2018|
|Int. M.Sc/ Int. B.S.- M.S.||Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.S.- M.S. program||Appearing in the 4th year or completed||2017|
|Professional Society Examination s (equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. /B.Arch.)||B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations, of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g., AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil EngineersIndia)||Completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses|
Check here– GATE 2017 Eligibility Criteria Details
How to Apply
Go to the official site of any of IITs. Apply for it from there only (after release of official notice for GATE 2017). Fill the basic details and after that upload the scanned photograph, signature and other mandatory details. After this section, you need to clear the payment section which you can do via net banking, credit/debit card, e-challan. Lastly check the status of application.
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1) This test is a Computer Based Test which will be having total 22 papers.
2) From filling the application form to paying the fee, the entire process of GATE 2017 will be done via online mode only.
3) The payment must be done via online mode however the selection of payment mode could depend on student (Net Banking, Debit/Credit card, and e-Challan)
Check here- How to score good in GATE 2017
The examination will be conducted as Computer Based Test. There will be total 22 papers in GATE. The examination will be conducted online. There will be total 65 questions in the GATE. The examination will be of total 100 marks. 55 questions will be based on the core subjects and engineering mathematics. These 55 questions will be of total 85 marks and rest 10 questions will be of total 15 marks. The examination will be divided into two parts:
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
These type of questions will be of total 1 or 2 marks. Each question will have four options and out of them you have to choose the correct.
Numerical Answer Questions
These types of questions will be of 1 or 2 marks. Candidates need to answer by using the virtual keypad.
There will be no options provided for this section.
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Degree-wise Qualified Candidates in Previous GATE
Candidates can download the GATE Admit Card 2017 from the official site. As per the sources, the admit card will be uploaded online from 2nd week of December 2016. In order to get it, you need to login to GOAPS by entering your enrolment ID and your valid email address. The admit cards are important to be downloaded on time as it consist important details such as roll number, name of the candidate, examination centre and examination schedule. Candidates need to bring GATE Admit Card with a valid Photo ID proof in order to enter the examination hall.
Expected Cutoff Marks
The cut off marks will be declared differently by each participating institute and it will also be distinct for different courses. Various public and private sector undertakings that consider GATE scores for employment purposes will also declared their own cut off marks. The GATE 2017 Cut off Marks will be published in the official website.
GATE 2017 Result
GATE 2017 result will be uploaded on the official website of GATE. You can check out result from 2nd week of March.
Year wise GATE Statistics (2016-2016)
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Note- Given details are tentative, final schedule will be updated after release official notice for GATE 2017.
Check here Numbers of candidates appeared in GATE 2016