GATE-2017 Notification

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, has announced Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2017) for admission to Postgraduate Courses (Master's and Doctoral) with MHRD and other Government Scholarships/Assistantships in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science. The GATE score is also used by some PSUs for their recruitment. GATE 2017 score shall be valid for a period of THREE YEARS ONLY from the date of announcement of results.
Adminissions Features of GATE 2017:
  • The GATE 2017 examination shall be held for international candidates in Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Ethiopia and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E).
  • The XE paper now has a new section on Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (section H). So, with this the number of sections in the XE paper has increased to eight (A-H).

Candidates with any of the following qualifications are eligible to appear in GATE:
  • Bachelor’s degree 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.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (Five years course) and those who are in the final year of such programs.
  • Bachelor’s degree of Four-year program in Science (BS) and those who are in the final year of such programs
  • Master’s degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final year of such programs.
  • Four-year Integrated Master’s degree (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/ Technology and those in the second or higher year of such programs.
  • Five-year Integrated Master’s degree or Dual Degree in Engineering/ Technology and those in the fourth or higher year of such programs.
  • Five-year integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.Sc. / M.Sc. degree and those in the final year of such programs.
  • Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/ AICTE as equivalent to BE/ B.Tech. Those who have completed section A of AMIE or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

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Examination Pattern:
  • Examinations for all the papers will be conducted by an ONLINE Computer Based Test (CBT).

Selection Process: After the evaluation of the answers, the raw marks obtained by a candidate will be converted to a normalized GATE Score.

How to Apply:
  • Candidates have to apply online only.
  • Application Fee:
    • For Women candidates: Rs.750/-
    • For SC/ ST/ PwD candidates: Rs.750/-
    • For all other candidates: Rs. 1,500/-
  • The application fee can be paid only either through net-banking or e-challan.

Important Dates:
  • GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens for Enrollment, Application Filling and Application Submission: 1st September, 2016
  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application through Website: 4th October, 2016
  • Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login: 16th November, 2016
  • Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing: 5th January, 2017
  • Announcement of Results on the Online Application Website: 27th March, 2017

GATE 2017 Online Examination Dates: 4th, 5th, 11th & 12th February, 2017 (On Saturdays and Sundays only).

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For more details, please visit: http://gate.iitr.ernet.in/
Published on 6/23/2016 2:36:00 PM


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