GATE 2018

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About GATE Recruitment Exam

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an examination that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in engineering and science. GATE is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technologies at Roorkee, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Chennai (Madras) and Bombay on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India.

Application Process

1.Candidates are required to apply Online through website GOAPS. No other means/ mode of application will be accepted.

2.Candidates are required to have a valid personal email ID and Contact No. 

3. Candidates are advised to carefully fill in the online application themselves as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible/ entertained. 

4.There is a provision to modify the online application prior to submission only. Candidates are requested to make use of this facility to correct the details in online application, if any.

5.Make Payment and Print Application

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Exam Pattern & Syllabus

GATE 2018 will be conducted on 23 subjects (papers). A candidate is allowed to appear in ONLY ONE paper in any ONE SESSION. The syllabus for each of the papers is given on GATE website. Making a choice of the appropriate paper in the GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate.

The examination for all the papers will be conducted in an ONLINE Computer Based Test (CBT) mode where the candidates will be shown the questions on a computer screen.A Virtual Scientific Calculator will be available on the computer screen during the examination. Candidates have to use the same during the examination. 

All the papers of the GATE 2018 examination will be for 3 hours duration and they consist of 65 questions for a total of 100 marks. Since the examination is an ONLINE computer based test, at the end of the stipulated time (3-hours), computer will automatically close the screen inhibiting any further action.

Marking Scheme of GATE 2019 :


Paper Code

General Aptitude (GA) Marks

Subject Marks

Total Marks

Total Time


AE, AR, AG, BT, CE, CH, CS, CY, EC, EE, EY, GG, IN, MA, ME, MN, MT, PE, PH, PI and TF.




3 Hours


XE (Section A + Any Two Sections)


15 + 2 x 35


3 Hours


XL (Section P + Any Two Sections)


25 + 2 x 30


3 Hours

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Exam Date

The tentative schedule of events is as follows:



GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens

01st September 2018

Closing Date for Submission

21st September 2018

Online Admit Card Available

 04th January 2019

 Date of GATE 2019 Exam

02nd,03rd,09th & 10th February 2019 




You Can Find Other Details for GATE Exam here >> Official GATE Information Brochure

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