GATE

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is jointly regulated by seven IITs (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) and IISC on rotation basis. GATE 2017 examination is being conducted by the IIT Roorkee. The examination commences for providing admission to M.Tech/M.E programme offered by the IITs, NITs, GFTI and various private institutions. Candidate may get the direct admission to Ph.D programme through GATE Score. Many public and private companies consider the GATE score card for recruitment purpose. GATE 2017 examination shall be held for international candidates in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E).

Centre:- Burdwan (IIT Guwahati Zone), Dibrugarh (IIT Guwahati Zone) and Gorakhpur (IIT Kanpur Zone) has been added as new centers by the authority.

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).

GATE for International Candidates:- GATE 2017 examination shall be held for international candidates in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E).

The candidates who are satisfying the eligibility conditions mentioned below are eligible to appear for GATE 2017. The aspirants are advised to match their eligibility with the conditions given below:

Qualifying Degree Qualifying Degree/Examination Description of Eligible Candidates Year of Qualification cannot be later than
B.E/B.Tech/B.Pharma Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology (4-years after 10+2 or 3 years after Diploma in Engineering/Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programs Presently in the final year or already completed 2017
B.Arch Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (Five years course) Presently in the final year or already completed 2017
B.Sc (Research)/B.S Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/4 years after 10+2) Presently in the 4th year or already 2017
B.Sc (Research)/B.S Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/4 years after 10+2) Presently in the 4th year or already completed 2017
M.Sc/MA/MCA or equivalent Master’s degree in any of the stream Science/Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent Presently in the 4th year or already completed 2017
Int. M.E/M.Tech (Post-B.Sc) Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering/Technology (Four year program) Presently in the 2nd/3rd/ 4th year or already completed 2019
Int. M.E/M.Tech or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2) Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering / Technology (Five year program) Presently in the 4th/5thyear or already completed 2018
Int. M.Sc/Int. B.S-M.S Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.S.- M.S. program Presently in the 4th year or already completed 2017
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch) B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g., AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers India) Completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses NA