Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE - 2019)
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is basically an examination on the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science. GATE 2019 will be conducted for 24 subjects (also referred to as “papers”) and it would be distributed over 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of February 2019. The GATE examination centres are spread in different cities across India, as well as, in six cities outside india. The examination would be purely a Computer Based Test (CBT).
The GATE score would reflect the relative performance level of the candidate in a particular subject, which is quantified based on the several years of examination data. Note that the GATE 2019 score is valid for THREE YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.
The Organizing Institute for GATE 2019 is Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM).
Important Dates :
|GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens||01.09.2018|
|Last Date for submission of Online Application||21.09.2018|
|Extended Closing Date for Submission of (Online) Application (through Website)||01.10.2018|
|Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of City||16.11.2018|
|Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing||04.01.2019|
|GATE 2019 Online Exam Dates||02nd, 03rd, 09th & 10th February 2019|
|GATE 2019 Exam Results Date||16.03.2019|
Educational Qualification :
Candidates with any of the following qualifications are eligible to appear in GATE 2019
Application Fee :
|For Examination Centres in India||On or Before 21st September 2018||During the Extended Period|
|Female Candidates||Rs 750/-||Rs 1250/-|
|SC/ST/PWD category candidates||Rs 750/-||Rs 1250/-|
|All other candidates||Rs 1500/-||Rs 2000/-|
|For Examination Centres outside India (All candidates)|
|Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka and Kathmandu||US$ 50||US$ 70|
|Dubai and Singapore||US$ 100||US$ 120|
All the papers of the GATE 2019 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.
Candidates have to register and fill the application via ONLINE mode ONLY at GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS). The link will be made available on GATE 2019 website : http://gate.iitm.ac.in