About GATE Exam | GATE 2018 Exam Dates, Pattern & other Details
Get GATE 2018 Exam Date, Paper Pattern, Application Form Details. We’ve provided GATE Exam Date for 2018, Paper Pattern for various engineering branches And GATE Application Form 2018 details. Here we are also providing information on How to download GATE 2018 Form from GATE Official Website. Get GATE 2018 Form from GATE Official Website.
What is GATE Exam?
GATE (GRADUATE APTITUDE TEST IN ENGINEERING) 2018 Exam is an online examination conducted to test the understanding of candidate in undergraduate subjects of Engineering, Technology, Architecture and in postgraduate subjects of science. Download Application Form from GATE Official Website information is provided here.
GATE 2018 Exam Score can be used for admissions in various Post graduate programs in various IIT’s, NIT’s and other centrally funded institutions. Nowadays various PSU’s are also hiring with the GATE Score.
This exam is jointly coordinated by the seven IIT’s and IISC in rotation, with IIT-Guwahati being the Organizing Institute for GATE 2018.
Click here to know how to prepare for GATE ExamGATE 2018 Exam will be conducted on 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th February, 2018.
GATE 2018 Exam – Application Form
GATE 2018 form (Application Form) filling and registration will start from 1st September 2017 and the last date for submitting application form will be 5th October 2017.
The whole process for filling and submitting GATE 2018 form is online.
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GATE 2018 Exam- Application fees
|For General and OBC Male Candidates||Rs. 1500/-|
|For Women Candidates||Rs. 750/-|
|For SC/ST/PD Candidates||Rs. 750/-|
Important Dates for GATE 2018 Exam
|Gate Online Application start Date||Friday||1st September 2017|
|Last date for submission of Online Application||Tuesday||10th October 2017|
|Last Date for request for change in the choice of city||Thursday||16th November 2017|
|Availability of Admit card on the website||Friday||5th January 2018|
|GATE 2018 Online Examination
Forenoon : 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Afternoon: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
|Saturdays and Sundays||Feb 3rd, Feb 4th, Feb 10th and Feb 11th 2018|
|Announcement Of Results||Tuesday||27th March 2018|
Eligibility Criteria for GATE 2018 Exam
How to Apply
Go to the official site of any of IIT’s. Apply for GATE Exam on the official website (after release of official notification for GATE 2018). 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 the application.
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GATE Exam Pattern
GATE 2018 Exam is an online examination of three hours, It consist of 65 Questions (Out of which 35 Questions are of 2 Marks and 30 Questions are of 1 Mark). So the total exam is of 100 Marks.
The question paper consists of two types of Questions :
1. Multiple Choice Questions (In this 4 options are given and you have to choose one).
2. Numerical Answer Type Questions
There will be 2/3rd negative marking in 2 marks Questions and 1/3rd negative marking in 1 Mark Questions (Applicable only for MCQ’s) whereas there is no negative marking in Numerical Answer type Questions.
GATE 2018 Exam Admit Card
The admit card for the exam will be available from 5th January 2018.
You can download your admit card from the GATE official website. After downloading the admit card recheck your details ( Name, Photograph, Exam Center etc.) on it.
Candidates need to bring GATE Admit card with a valid Photo ID proof in order to enter the examination hall.
GATE 2018 Exam Syllabus
- Mechanical Engineering
- Instrumentation Engineering
- Electronics and Communication
- Electrical Engineering
- Computer Science
- Civil Engineering
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GATE 2018 Exam Result
Gate 2018 result will be announced on 27th March 2018. The application form and admission process of various IIT’s and NIT’s will begin after the announcement of results.
Candidates can download their GATE Score card after the announcement of results. The GATE Score card will be valid for three years.
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New in GATE 2018 Exam
1. GATE for International Students
GATE 2018 examination shall be held for international candidates in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E).
2. New Paper
The XE paper now has a new section on Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (section H). With this, the number of sections in the XE paper has increased to eight (A-H).
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Basic Features of GATE
- This is online Computer-based Test of 3 Hours which contains 65 Questions of Total 100 marks.
- The entire process of GATE 2018 will be done via online mode only i.e. from filling the application form to paying the fee.
- 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)
- GATE 2018 examinations will be held during the forenoon and afternoon sessions on weekends (Saturday and Sunday) between 3rd February 2018 to 11th February 2018. Examination of some of the papers in GATE 2018 will be held in multiple sessions. Exact details regarding complete examination schedule will be notified at a later date.
- The online examination paper will contain some questions for which numerical answers must be keyed in by the candidate using the virtual keypad. The rest of the questions shall be of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) type.
We hope this article on GATE 2018 Exam has helped all the GATE aspirants prepare well. All the best!
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