GATE 2018 Exam Details you must know

GATE 2018 Exam Details you must know

GATE 2018 Entrance Exam Dates, Eligibility, Registration, Application Form

The GATE – Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2018) is all India level entrance examination organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. IIT GATE is organize for admissions into M.Tech/M.E and Ph.D courses at the GFTIs, NITs and IITs and also other institutes/universities across the Country. The GATE entrance examination will be conducted on February at different examination centres all over the India. Some PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) will also recruit based on the GATE exam scores. Moreover, GATE exam is organized for 23 GATE papers. Those candidates who wish to appear for the IIT GATE entrance test can apply online for GATE .  IIT Guwahati had been published GATE notification and GATE Important Dates 2018.

All of candidates who appear for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering can check here information about important dates of GATE exam, Eligibility of GATE, application form of GATE, admit card of  GATE, answer key of GATE, result of GATE and cutoff of GATE exam.

GATE 2018 Important Dates

Events Important Dates for GATE
GATE Application Form via GOAPS starts from 1 September 2017
Last date for GATE online application form 5 October 2017
Last date for modify in Choices of IIT GATE test cities 17 November 2017
Issue  of GATE Exam Admit card 5 January 2018
GATE Exam Dates 3,4,10 and 11February 2018
Display of GATE Exam Answer Key February 2018
Challenge of the GATE answer keys March 2018
Display of GATE Exam results 17 March 2018
Issue of GATE score card 17 March 2018

 To check Important Dates of GATE 2018

GATE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates should have completed the B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch/B.Pharm/B.Sc Research/ B.S/MA/ M.Sc/MCA or its equivalent/Integrated M.E/M.Tech (Post B.Sc)/Int. ME/M.Tech or dual degree/Int. BS-MS/Int. M.Sc can apply for the GATE entrance test.
  • Final year candidates can also apply for the GATE .
  • There is no age limit for the exam.

To check Eligibility Criteria of GATE 2018

IIT GATE 2018 Application Form

  • The GATE registration will starts from 1st September 2017 at GATE official site.
  • Interested candidates have to visit GATE official website and fill the GATE online application form through GOAPS.
  • In online application form of GATE, candidates can fill the basic details, education details and also upload the images.
  • The last date for submission of GATE application form is 5th October 2017.

GATE Exam Application Fee Details:-

Candidates have to pay IIT GATE online application fee via debit card/net banking/e-challan.

Category GATE Application Fee
Women Rs. 750
SC/ST/PwD Rs. 750
All other category Rs. 1500
GATE International candidates US Dollars 50

GATE 2018 Exam Centres

Around 680 GATE exam centres all over India will be available for the test takers. Choices of 3 GATE test centres have to be done by the test takers while filling in the GATE application form. So, candidates can check the lists of examination centres of GATE through official site of GATE.

To check GATE Test Centres 2018 – Click here

IIT GATE 2018 Exam Pattern

GATE is online computer based exam. The GATE online test will be of total 3 hours and will comprise of total 65 questions, MCQ and also NAT (Numerical Answer Type).

  • Total no. of Questions: – 65 questions
  • Marks: 100
  • Duration of Exam: 3 hours
Section No of Questions Marks per question Total Marks
General Aptitude 5 1 5
Technical 25 1 25
Engineering Mathematics 30 2 60

Technical Section: – 70 marks

General Aptitude:- 15 marks

Engineering Mathematics: – 15 marks

25 marks to 40 marks will allocated to NAT (Numerical Answer Type) questions

GATE 2018 Syllabus

Candidates who are appearing for the GATE exam have to check the GATE syllabus for paper which they want to apply for. Moreover, syllabus for GATE is based on the graduation level. Candidates can also check and download here GATE exam syllabus for all papers. In addition, The GATE syllabus for General Aptitude paper is common for all applicants.

To check Syllabus of GATE 2018 – GATE syllabus 

IIT GATE 2018 Admit Card

The exam organizing institute will release GATE admit card on 5th January 2018. Only those who have successfully submitted the application form of GATE can download their admit card for GATE .  Also, Candidates can download admit card of GATE using GATE enrollment no or email id & password. Moreover, the GATE hall ticket is very vital for all candidates appearing in exam.

GATE 2018 Answer Key

IIT Guwahati will also publish GATE answer key for all 23 papers after completion of entrance test. Candidates who appeared for examination can check the answer key of GATE in online mode. Also, various top coaching institutes like Made Easy, GATE Academy, etc will display the unofficial answer key for GATE exam after the exam. The GATE exam answer key will provide the correct responses of all the questions asked in entrance examination.

GATE 2018 Result

After display of GATE official answer keys, the IIT will declare GATE result on 17th March 2018. Candidates are required to login using enrolment number and password to check their GATE exam results. Moreover, result of GATE contain the GATE rank and score. Exam organizing institutes will also prepare GATE merit list or GATE rank list on the basis of scores obtained by candidates in entrance exam.

GATE Score Card 2018

The exam organizing institute will also release GATE score card on 17th March 2017 along with GATE exam results. All qualified candidates can get the GATE rank card from official site of GATE. Moreover, score card of GATE is valid for 3 years from the date of declaration of GATE results.

PSUs Recruitment through GATE 2018 

Several PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) like IOCL, ONGC, BPCL, HPCL etc will publish their recruitment notification through GATE . Moreover, candidates will be selected on the basis of GATE scores as well as the GATE cut off scores decided by the individual PSUs.

IIT GATE cut off 2018

After declaration of GATE entrance exam result, GATE cutoff scores will announce in online mode. The cutoff of GATE consists of minimum qualifying scores obtained by candidates to get admissions at GFTIs, NITs and IITs and also other institutes/universities. Moreover, exam takers who score above or equal to GATE score will be qualified and selected for further admission process or PSUs recruitment. Also, GATE cut off for PSU is decided by the PSUs. Here we give the past year cutoff score of GATE entrance exam.

GATE cut off marks for 2017

Branch General category OBC category SC/ST/PH category
CE 28.70 25.8 19.10
ME 32.87 29 21
EE 25.20 25.20 16.70
EC 25.00 22.50 16.60
CH 44.30 39.80 29.50
CS 25 22.50 16.60
BT 38.90 35.00 25.90
GATE Answer Key 2018  

GATE Answer Key 2018  

GATE Answer Key 2018  

IIT Guwahati conducts the GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) on 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th February 2018 in forenoon and afternoon session. After successfully completion of test, all appeared aspirants are eagerly waiting & finding for the GATE Answer Key 2018 and also GATE Paper Solutions. The exam organizing institute will publish the GATE official answer key 2018 with GATE Question Papers. Aspirants can check & download IIT GATE answer keys with question papers of GATE 2018 as per their GATE exam dates & slots. After downloading the answer key for GATE, aspirants can match their responses with GATE official answer key.  Many coaching institutes will also publish unofficial answer key of GATE 2018 after the entrance exam gets over.

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GATE 2018 Answer Key

The GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is national level engineering entrance test organized by seven IITs & IISc Bangalore. This year IIT Guwahati conduct GATE Entrance Test for aspirants seeking admission into postgraduate engineering courses (M.E/M.Tech/Ph.D) at the GFTIs, IITs, NITs, IISc and also other institutes/universities across the country.  A huge no. of aspirants had applied & appeared in GATE examination. After the entrance exam, all appeared aspirants are finding for GATE Answer Key and GATE Paper Solutions.  The exam conducting body will publish GATE entrance exam answer key for all papers through online mode. So, aspirants have to check & download answer key for GATE 2018 and also GATE response sheet by logging in via GOAPS. Also, aspirants can get the GATE exam key for every paper session wise.

GATE Official Answer Key 2018

Those aspirants who applied & appeared in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering must check & download GATE Answer Key 2018. IIT Guwahati will display the GATE 2018 Official Answer Key of EC, ME, AE, BT, AG, CH, CE, EC, CS, MN, IN, PE, MT, XE, TF, EY, AR, CY, XL, PH and MA. Moreover, official answer key for GATE displays the correct responses to all questions asked in entrance test. Using GATE keys, aspirants have to cross check their responses. The GATE official keys will be displayed for all sets of GATE question papers 2018 after the completion of exam.  In addition, aspirants can calculate their expected scores using GATE entrance exam 2018 answer key.

Steps to check and download GATE Answer Key 2018 for all 23 papers

  • Aspirants go to the GATE official website.
  • Now, aspirants can find their GATE answer key link.
  • Then click on that link.
  • After that, answer key of GATE 2018 will display for all sets of GATE papers.
  • Then aspirants can check & compare their answers with GATE official keys.
  • Then aspirants can save & download GATE exam keys.

Steps to check the GATE Response Sheet 2018

  • First, aspirants have to login through GOAPS by entering the enrolment ID & password.
  • Then click on view response button.
  • The GATE 2018 response sheet will display on the screen.
  • Then save & download it.

GATE Entrance Test Answer Key 2018

All appeared aspirants can obtain official gate answer key on GATE official website. After downloading the gate 2018 answer keys, aspirants have to compare their answers. Aspirants may also challenge the gate official keys within the given time period before the announcement of gate results. Furthermore, the gate final answer key will be released after considering all the challenges/objections submitted by aspirant.

How to challenge GATE Answer Key 2018

  • Aspirants need to login to GOAPS official website.
  • The aspirants are required to agree to declaration for the challenge of official gate answer key 2018.
  • Then click on the challenge answer key button to able to pay & mail their challenges or objections.
  • After that aspirants have to pay Rs. 500 for every question that wish to challenge via GOAPS. NRI applicants of GATE exam need to pay US $ 10.
  • To challenge the GATE solution keys, aspirants have to give right question paper code.
  • Also, aspirants can attach the justification for the challenging the gate answer key 2018.

Download Official GATE February 2017 Answer Keys with GATE 2018 Question Papers

  • GOAPS official GATE 3rd February Answer Key with Question Paper
  • IIT GATE 4th February Answer Key with Question Paper
  • GOAPS GATE official 10th February Answer Key with Question Paper
  • GATE 11th February Answer Key with Question Paper

Download GATE Official Answer Keys 2018 for all Papers

GATE Paper Download gate answer key 2018 branch wise
Agriculture Engineering (AG) Gate answer key for AG
Aerospace Engineering (AE) Gate AE answer key
Architecture & Planning (AR) Gate answer key AR
Biotechnology (BT) Gate biotechnology answer key
Chemical Engineering (CH) Download gate CH answer key
Civil Engineering (CE) Check gate CE answer key
Chemistry (CY) gate chemistry answer key
Computer Science & Engineering (CS) Download gate CS answer key
Electrical Engineering (EE) Check gate EE answer key
Electronics Communication & Engineering (EC) Gate EC answer key
Ecology & Evolution (EY) Gate answer key 2018 for EY
Geology & Geophysics (GG) Gate answer key 2018 for GG
Mathematics (MA) Check gate mathematics answer key
Instrumentation Engineering (IN) Download Gate answer key for IN
Mechanical Engineering (ME) Gate ME answer key
Metallurgical Engineering (MT) Check gate answer key for MT
Mining Engineering (MN) Get gate answer key for MN
Physics (PH) Gate physics answer key
Petroleum Engineering (PE) Download gate answer key for PE
Production & Industrial Engineering (PI) Check gate answer key for PI
Life Science (XL) Gate XL answer key
Textile Engineering & Fiber Science (TF) Check gate answer key for TF
Engineering Science (XE) Gate XE answer key

 

GATE past Answer Keys for all Papers Download

Interested aspirants may also get here past answer keys of gate or gate previous year answer keys. The exam conducting authority provides gate past answer keys subject wise at gate official site. Moreover, past answer keys for gate will help aspirants to prepare upcoming gate examination.

To download previous year gate answer key paper wise – Click here

Unofficial GATE 2018 Answer Key by Coaching Institutes

Many coaching institutes like GATE Forum, GATE Academy, Made Easy, etc will also publish unofficial answer keys of GATE after the examination. Those aspirants who appeared in the GATE entrance test have to check and download gate unofficial answer key within a few hours after the exam. Aspirants can also get their gate paper solutions and gate paper analysis. With the help of the gate answer key 2018 by coaching centres; aspirants can also know their expected marks.

Aspirants can check GATE 2018 Unofficial Answer Key by Coaching Centres

  • Download GATE answer key by Made Easy
  • Check GATE 2018 answer key by GATE Academy
  • Download GATE answer key by GATE Forum

GATE 2018 Result

After display of gate answer key 2018, IIT Guwahati will declare the gate results for all aspirants on 17th March 2018. To check gate exam result, aspirants have to enter the gate registration number, enrollment ID & DOB. Qualified aspirants can also download their gate score card from official website of gate.

GATE cut off 2018

The exam organizing institutes will also announce gate cutoff marks with gate entrance exam result. Moreover, the cut off of gate is the minimum qualifying marks needed to qualify the gate test. Interested aspirants can also check last year gate cut off score which is given below.

GATE 2017 cut off score and qualifying marks branch wise

Branch General category OBC category SC/ST/PH
EE 25.20 25.20 16.70
CS 25 22.50 16.60
ME 32.87 29 21
CH 44.30 39.80 29.50
CE 28.70 25.8 19.10
BT 38.90 35.00 25.90
IN 34.60 31.10 23.00
EC 25.00 22.50 16.60