Exams

GATE Entrance Exam

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

  • GATE 2013 will be conduct by IIT Bombay
  • No exam fees for female candidates in GATE 2013
  • 15 subject paper wil conduct online. These subjects are: AE, AG, AR,
    BT, CE, CH, CY, GG, MA, MN, MT, PH, TF, XE, and XL.
  • Application process will be fully online.
  • Admid card will available online only.
  • Only black ink ballpoint pen allowed for offline exam.

Related: GATE Computer Science (CS) sample Paper

GATE Notification:

  • GATE Online Applicant Interface (website) Opens: 1 September 2012
  • Last date for Submission of Online Application: 30 September 2012
  • Last date for the receipt of printed version of ONLINE
    Application at the respective zonal GATE Office: 8 October 2012
  • Availability of Online GATE admit card: 5 December, 2012
  • AR, CE, GG, MA, MT, PH and TF Online Exam: 20 January 2013 (09:00 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs)
  • AE, AG, BT, CH, CY, MN, XE and XL Online Exam: 20 January 2013 (14:00 Hrs to 17:00 Hrs)
  • CS, ME and PI Offline exam: 10 February 2013 (09:00 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs)
  • EC, EE and IN Offline Exam: 10 February 2013 (14:00 Hrs to 17:00 Hrs)

GATE 2013 Result: 15 March 2013 (10:00 Hrs)

Related: GATE (ME) sample Paper

GATE Eligibility:

  • B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch : 4th year or Completed
  • MSc./M.A./MCA: Final year or Completed
  • Int. M.E./M.Tech or DD (after 10+2 or Diploma): 4th/5th Year or
    Completed
  • Int. M.E/M.Tech (Post BSc): 2nd/3rd/4th year or Completed
  • Professional Society Examinations ( equivalent to B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch): Completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses

GATE Application Form:

General/OBC-NC (Male Candidates): Rs. 1200 + Bank Charges

SC / ST / PD* (Male Candidates): Rs. 600 + Bank Charges

Females Candidates: No Application Fee

Related: GATE (EC) sample Paper

GATE Exam Pattern:

Exam Time: 3 hours

Total Questions: 65 questions

Maximum Marks: 100 marks.

GATE Exam Pattern: 10 questions carrying 15 marks will be from General Aptitude (GA). Remaining 55 questions will be from syllabus.

Types of Questions:

(i) Multiple choice questions

(ii) Common data questions

(iii) Linked answer questions

(iv) Numerical answer questions

GATE Syllabus:

General Aptitude (GA) Syllabus:

Verbal Ability: English grammar, sentence completion, verbal analogies, word groups,
instructions, critical reasoning and verbal deduction.

Numerical Ability: Numerical computation, numerical estimation, numerical reasoning
and data interpretation.

Click on paper name for syllabus:

GATE Exam Centres :

Zone Centre Cities
IIS Banglore

Offline Exam Centres: Ananthapur, Hyderabad, Kurnool, Mahabubnagar, Secunderabad, Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bengaluru, Davangere, Hassan, Hubli, Mangalore, Manipal, Mysore, Surathkal, Alappuzha (Aleppy), Chengannur, Kanjirappally, Kannur, Kollam, Kothamangalam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Palakkad, Thrissur

Online Exam Centres: Ananthapur, Hyderabad, Kurnool, Secunderabad, Belgaum, Bengaluru, Davengere, Hassan, Hubli, Mangalore, Manipal, Mysore, Surathkal, Kanjirappally, Kannur, Kollam, Kottayam,Kozhikode, Palakkad, Thrissur

IIT Bombay

Offline Exam Centres: Goa, Ahmedabad, Mahesana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Gulbarga, Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Bhusawal, Gondia, Jalgaon,
Kolhapur, Latur, Lonavala, Loni, Mumbai (Central Line), Mumbai (Western Line), Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pandharpur, Pune (City), Pune (Pimpri Chinchwad), Sangli, Satara, Shegaon, Solapur, Thane, Wardha

Online Exam Centres: Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Gulbarga, Ahmednagar, Amravati, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai (Central Line),
Mumbai (Western Line), Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune (City),
Pune (Pimpri Chinchwad), Sangli, Solapur, Thane

IIT Delhi

Offline Exam Centres: Delhi Central, Delhi East, Delhi North, Delhi South, Delhi West, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Indore, Ujjain, Ajmer, Alwar,Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur, Mathura

Online Exam Centres: Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Indore, Ujjain, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Mathura

IIT Guwahati

Offline Exam Centres: Itanagar, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur, Bhagalpur, Patna, Dhanbad, Imphal, Gangtok, Agartala, Asansol, Durgapur, Kalyani, Siliguri

Online Exam Centres: Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur, Patna, Dhanbad, Imphal, Agartala, Asansol, Durgapur, Kalyani, Siliguri

IIS Kanpur

Offline Exam Centres: Bhopal,Gwalior,Jabalpur, Saugar (Sagar, MP), Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Sultanpur,Varanasi

Online Exam Centres: Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Sultanpur, Varanasi

IIT Kharagpur

Offline Exam Centres: Bhimavaram, Eluru, Kakinada, Machilipatnam, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tadepalligudem, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Bilaspur, Raipur, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Kharagpur, Kolkata

Online Exam Centres: Kakinada, Vijayawada,Visakhapatnam, Bilaspur, Raipur, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Kharagpur, Greater Kolkata (North), Greater Kolkata (South)

IIT Madras

Offline Exam Centres: Bapatla, Chittoor, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kothagudem, Manchiryal, Nalgonda, Nellore, Ongole, Tenali, Tirupati, Warangal, Ernakulam, Thiruvananthapuram, Puducherry, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Madurai, Nagercoil,Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli,Vellore

Online Exam Centres: Bapatla, Guntur, Kadapa, Nellore, Tirupati, Warangal, Ernakulam, Thiruvananthapuram, Puducherry, Chennai, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli,
Tirunelveli,Vellore

IIS Roorkee

Offline Exam Centres: Hamirpur, Shimla, Hisar, Kurukshetra, Rohtak, Yamunanagar, Jammu, Amritsar, Bathinda, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Patiala, Bijnor, Ghaziabad,Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee, Srinagar

Online Exam Centres: Hisar, Kurukshetra, Rohtak, Hamirpur, Shimla, Jammu, Amritsar, Bathinda, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Patiala, Bijnor, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee

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