GATE Cutoff 2018

GATE Cutoff 2018

GATE Cutoff 2018, Branch wise and Category wise cutoff for GATE Exam     

Entrance exam conducting institute, iit Guwahati will announce gate cutoff 2018 along with gate result in the month of March. The gate exam result will be released on 17th March 2018. A number of applicants participated for graduate aptitude test in engineering. After the aptitude test, all applicants are searching for gate cut off marks or iit gate qualifying cutoff.  So, applicants have to get their cutoff of gate exam from its official website. The cut offs for gate is the minimum qualifying scores that applicants have to obtain for the qualifying iit gate cutoffs for M.Tech admission in IITs, NITs and also other top leading institutes. The each gate participating institutes providing M.Tech admission through gate exam will also publish their individual gate exam cut off marks.  Apart from admission, gate scores are also used for psu recruitments.

Interested applicants may also get here details regarding gate 2018 cutoff rank for IITs, NITs, PSUs and gate expected cutoff marks, psu recruitment through gate 2018 cut off, gate cut offs for me, etc.

GATE 2018 cutoff marks

IIT Guwahati organizes the graduate aptitude test in engineering on 3, 4, 10 & 11 February 2018 across the country. It is conducted for admission into M.E/M.Tech as well as Ph.D courses at IISc, IITs, NITs & other universities. After completion of test, applicants are finding for the result and also cutoff score. Exam organizing institute will provide the gate cutoff branch wise and category wise. So, applicants must check their cutoff for gate exam through official website (

Factors determine the GATE cutoffs

There are many factors that decide the gate qualifying cutoff score:-

  • Total no. of applicants appeared in exam,
  • Number of applicants qualified in the test,
  • Difficulty level of paper,
  • Availability of seats,
  • Previous year gate exam cut off marks
  • Previous Year GATE cut off scores

The applicants have to check gate previous year cutoff marks to know the expected cut offs for gate for the current session. Previous year gate cutoff marks category wise are given below.

Check gate 2017 cut off scores

Branch General category SC/ST/PH OBC
CE (Civil Engineering) 28.70 19.10 25.8
ME (Mechanical Engineering) 32.87 21 29
EC (Electronics & communications) 25.00 16.60 22.50
EE (Electrical Engineering) 25.20 16.70 25.20
CH (Chemical Engineering) 44.30 29.50 39.80
CS (Computer Science & Information Technology) 25 16.60 22.50
BT (Biotechnology) 38.90 25.90 35.00
IN (Instrumentation Engineering) 34.60 23.00 31.10

 GATE 2016 cut off marks

Branch General category SC/ST/PH OBC
CE (Civil Engineering) 25 22.5 16.6
ME (Mechanical Engineering) 29.6 26.6 19.7
EC (Electronics & communications) 25 22.5 16.6
EE (Electrical Engineering) 25 22.5 16.7
CS (Computer Science & Information Technology) 25 22.5 16.6
Production & Industrial engineering 26.4 23.7 17.5
IN (Instrumentation Engineering) 31.6 28.4 21

IIT GATE 2015 cut off scores

Branch General category SC/ST/PH OBC
CE (Civil Engineering) 25 22.5 16.67
ME (Mechanical Engineering) 32.73 29.46 21.82
EC (Electronics & communications) 25 22.5 16.67
EE (Electrical Engineering) 25 22.5 16.67
CS (Computer Science & Information Technology) 25 22.5 16.67
Production & Industrial engineering 26.82 24.14 17.88
IN (Instrumentation Engineering) 25.45 22.9 16.96

GATE cutoff for PSUs Recruitment

The public sector unit will also release its individual gate cut off score. PSUs will recruit aspirants for various posts in top PSUs such as BHEL, DMRC, ONGC, IOCL, etc. Moreover, the interested aspirants can apply psu recruitment through gate cut off score. So, aspirants must check the gate cutoff for psu from its official site (

IIT GATE cutoff for IITs admission

The gate cutoff for iits contains the minimum qualifying gate scores which are considered for admissions into M.E/M.Tech courses at the IITs. Each IIT (Indian institute of technology) organizes its own M.E / M.Tech admissions. Thus, the cutoff for gate is separately released for each IIT. The iits admission will be based on gate exam cutoff score announced by the individual institute. Those who have obtained the required gate cut off will get M.Tech admission in IITs as per the seats availability in particular institute & course.

Check IIT GATE cutoff score / gate cut off rank for iits

  • IIT Delhi gate cutoff
  • GATE cutoff for IIT Bombay
  • GATE cut off for IIT Madras
  • IIT Guwahati GATE cutoff
  • IIT Kharagpur GATE cut off
  • GATE cutoff for IIT Kanpur
  • IIT Roorkee GATE cut off
  • GATE cutoff for IIT Indore
  • IIT Hyderabad gate qualifying cutoff
  • GATE entrance cut off for IIT Mandi
  • IIT Jodhpur GATE entrance exam cutoff
  • GATE cut off for IIT Gandhinagar
  • IISc Bangalore GATE cutoff

GATE cutoff for NITs admission

NITs admission will be done through Centralized counselling for M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Plan (CCMT). The gate nits cutoff is the minimum marks required for the M.Tech admission at national institute of technology.  Aspirants who meet the cutoff of gate will be allocated seats into the participating NITs. Moreover, the gate cutoff for nits will be released discipline wise and category wise.

Check Top NIT GATE Exam cutoff marks

  • NIT Delhi GATE cutoff score
  • GATE cut off for NIT Patna
  • NIT Agartala GATE exam cutoff
  • gate qualifying cutoff for NIT Raipur
  • GATE exam cutoff for NIT Rourkela