GATE Notification 2022
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national examination conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India.
Qualifying in GATE is a mandatory requirement for seeking admission and/or financial assistance to: (i) Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and (ii) Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Arts and Science, in the institutions supported by the MoE and other Government agencies. Even in some colleges and institutions, which admit students without MoE scholarship/assistantship, the GATE qualification is mandatory.
Further, several Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) have used GATE score to shortlist the candidates for employment. 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 (PGCIL).
Direct recruitment to Group A level posts in Central government, i.e., Senior Field Officer (Tele), Senior Research Officer (Crypto) and Senior Research Officer (S&T) in Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India, is now being carried out on the basis of GATE score.
GATE Exam 2022 Details
Name of Exam: Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2022
Organizing Institute: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
Type of Test: Fully Computer Based Test (CBT)
Total number of subject papers: 29
Duration of Exam: 3 HoursExamination Date/s: 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th February, 2022
Official website: https://gate.iitkgp.ac.in/
Eligibility Criteria for GATE Examination
Educational Qualification: A candidate who is currently studying in the 3rd or higher years of any undergraduate degree program OR has already completed any government approved degree program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Science / Commerce / Arts is eligible to appear for GATE 2022 examination.
Age Limit: There is NO age limit to appear for GATE 2021 examination
GATE 2022 Application Fee
Pay on or before 30-08 to 14-09-2021:
# Other Categories: Rs. 1500/-
# SC/ ST/ PwD/ Female: Rs. 750/-
During the Extended Period (25-09 to 01-10-2021):
# Other Category: Rs. 2000/-
# SC/ ST/ PwD/ Female: Rs. 1250
Payment Mode: Debit/ Credit card/ Net Banking
Examination Centres under IIT Guwahati
There is a total of 21 examination centres for GATE 2022 under IIT Guwahati zone
# Agartala (TR)
# Aizawl (MZ)
# Asansol-Durgapur (WB)
# Bokaro Steel City (JH)
# Burdwan (WB)
# Dhanbad (JH)
# Dibrugarh (AS)
# Dimapur-Kohima (NL)
# Gangtok (SK)
# Guwahati (AS)
# Imphal (MN)
# Itanagar (AR)
# Jorhat (AS)
# Kalyani (WB)
# Muzaffarpur (BR)
# Patna (BR)
# Purnea (BR)
# Shillong (ML)
# Silchar (AS)
# Siliguri (WB)
# Tezpur (AS)
How to apply for GATE 2022 ?
Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) by visiting official GATE Portal. Candidates may follow below mentioned steps to apply for GATE 2022.
# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section .
# Click on the “Online Application” .
# Fill your all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.
# Pay the necessary application fee as per your category .
# At the end, submit the application form and take a print out of the application form .
GATE 2022 Results
Important Dates of GATE 2022 Online Form
# Starting Date to Apply Online: 30/08/2021
# Closing Date to Submission (Online) of Application: 24/09/2021
# Extended Closing Date for Submission of (Online) Application with Late Fee: 01/10/2021
# Last Date for change of Category /Exam City / paper (an additional fee will be applicable): 12/11/2021
# Date for Admit Cards Available on Website: 03/01/2022
# Date of GATE Exam: 05, 06, 12 & 13/02/2022
# Date of Announcement of Results on Online Application Portal: 17/03/2022
Important Web-links of GATE Online Form
|Online Application||30th August 2021