GATE 2019 is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE); an examination conducted jointly by the IISc and seven IITs on behalf of MHRD, Govt. of India for the admission of various Post Graduate (M.E., M. Tech., M.S.) and Doctoral programs in IISc and IITs.
Along with IITs and IISc, the admission into regional colleges i.e. NITs are also done through GATE score. Besides IITs and NITs, all the government colleges and private colleges all across the country mandates the GATE score for the above-mentioned courses.
Apart from admission into reputed colleges, the GATE score is also the part of recruitment process of many of the Public Sector Undertaking Companies (PSUs). A few such organizations are: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
(BHEL), Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL), Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and Power Grid Corporation of India.
The successful GATE candidates are offered with a monthly stipend during the Post Graduate (Rs. 12000 pm) or Doctoral course (Rs. 25000 pm) from Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India.
The following information is presented from the official GATE website.
|GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens||01-Sept-18||Saturday|
|Closing Date for Submission of (Online) Application||21-Sept-18||Friday|
|Extended Closing Date for Submission of (Online) Application||1-Oct-18||Monday|
|Last Date for Requesting Change of Examination City (an additional fee will be applicable)||16-Nov-18||Friday|
|Admit Card will be available in the Online Application Portal (for printing)||4-Jan-19||Friday|
|GATE 2019 Examination|
Forenoon: 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon (Tentative)
Afternoon: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (Tentative)
|Announcement of the Results in the Online Application Portal||16-Mar-19||Saturday|
GATE 2019 Application Fees
The payments are made online using Net Banking, Credit or Debit Card.
The application form fee is INR 1500.
It relaxed to 750 for female and reserved candidates.
List of GATE 2019 Papers and Corresponding Codes
|Electronics and Communication Engineering EC||Instrumentation Engineering IN|
|Mathematics MA||Mechanical Engineering ME|
|Architecture and Planning AR||Agricultural Engineering AG|
|Civil Engineering CE||Biotechnology BT|
|Chemical Engineering CH||Petroleum Engineering PE|
|Computer Science and Information Technology CS||Physics PH|
|Chemistry CY||Electrical Engineering EE|
|Statistics ST||Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF|
|Aerospace Engineering AE||Ecology and Evolution EY|
|Production and Industrial Engineering PI||Metallurgical Engineering MT|
|Mining Engineering MN||Geology and Geophysics GG|
|Engineering Sciences XE*||Life Sciences XL**|
GATE Paper Pattern
What are the opportunities after the GATE Examination?
On the basis of GATE Score candidate can pursue Post Graduation or Doctorial study from the elite institutes in India. Apart from academics, almost all the PSU companies consider GATE performance as an important level for the recruitment.
What is GATE Score?
The performance of the candidate in GATE Exam is evaluated by GATE score. It is a normalised way to display the result of the Exam. All the admissions and recruitment processes on the basis of GATE demand GATE Score.
Know thoroughly about the GATE Score here.
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