GATE 2017

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination administered and conducted jointly by the IISc (Indian Institute of Science) and the seven IITs(Indian Institutes of Technology) on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

The GATE score of a candidate reflects the relative performance level of a candidate. The score is used for admissions to various post-graduate programmes (e.g. M.E., M.Tech, direct Ph.D.) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Government agencies.The score may also be used by Public sector units for employment screening purposes.


GATE 2017 Important Dates

GATE 2017 Syllabus

GATE 2017 Eligibility

GATE 2017 Courses

Important Dates
Topic Dates
GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens for Enrolment, Application Filling, Application Submission September 1, 2016 (Thursday)
Last Date for Submission of Online Application through Website (Extended) October 10, 2016 (Tuesday)
Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login November 16, 2016(Wednesday)
Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing January 5, 2017 (Thursday)
GATE 2017 Online Examination
Forenoon: 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
Afternoon: 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
(On Saturdays and Sundays only)
February 04 – 05, 2017
February 11 – 12, 2017
Announcement of Results on the Online Application Website March 27, 2017 (Monday)

GATE Syllabus Other Stream

GATE 2017 Eligibility

Candidates with any of the following qualifications are eligible to appear in GATE:

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