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Update on: 15 Nov 2023 14:45:35 PM

GATE 2024: IISc Bangalore has revised the GATE 2024 application form correction date. Candidates can now make corrections in the application form up to 18th November. Further, those candidates who have applied for the GATE exam with one paper and now want to add a new second paper can do this up to 17th November at the regular application fee. Get more details on GATE exam and the latest updates on this page. 

 

GATE 2024 Exam

IISc Bangalore has revised the GATE 2024 exam form correction dates. The candidates who have successfully filled in the GATE 2024 application form and have made an error in it can make corre3ctions in it from November 18th to 24th 2023. Candidates can also add a second paper or change the second paper for GATE 2024 exam up to November 17th at gate2024.iisc.ac.in or at goaps.iisc.ac.in. 

Candidates fulfilling the GATE eligibility criteria criteria could fill out the GATE application form without a late fee from August 31st to October 12th. The GATE application form with the late fee was accepted up to October 20th. The authorities will conduct the GATE exam as per the GATE exam date that is, 3th, 4th, 10th and 11th February 2024 for 30 papers for admission to the MTech program offered at IITs. Get complete information on GATE 2024 exam such as GATE 2024 application form date, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus and more.

GATE Exam Latest Updates

  • 15th November 2023: Candidates have the option to add new two paper combination.  
  • 30th August 2023: GATE 2024 registration has started. Candidates can apply for GATE exam from IISc Bangalore website. 

GATE 2024 Exam Highlights

GATE exam is held once in a year for M. Tech/Ph.D or get job in a PSU. This year, IISc Bangalore is organising GATE exam in February 2024. The number of GATE exam papers has been increased to 30 papers. The major highlights of GATE 2024 exam are as follows. 

GATE 2024 Exam Particulars

Details

Examination Name

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

GATE 2024 organising Institute

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

GATE 2024 exam date 

3,4,10, & 11 February 2024

Purpose of GATE exam

Qualifying Examination for M.E./ M.Tech/ Ph.D admissions and PSU Recruitment

Mode of Application

Online

Mode of Exam

Computer-Based Test (CBT)

Exam Duration

180 Minutes (3 Hours)

Frequency of Exam

Annual

Number of GATE Papers

30

Validity of GATE Scorecard

3 Years from the date of release of result

GATE 2024 Exam Date Out

IISc Bangalore has released the GATE 2024 exam date on its website. Along with the exam date, it has also released the GATE 2024 application form date. Check the important dates associated with GATE exam in the following table below. 

GATE Exam Date 2024

Events

GATE 2024 Dates

Release of GATE notification 2024

August 4, 2023

GATE 2024 Registration start date

August 30, 2023

GATE application form 2024 last date

September 29, 2023
October 5, 2023 (Extended)

October 12, 2023 (Extended)

Last date for GATE 2024 registration with late fee

October 20, 2023

New two-paper combinations available 

November 11th to 17th 2023

GATE form correction date

November 18 to 24, 2023

Release of GATE admit card 2024

January 3, 2024

GATE 2024 Exam Date

February 3,4,10, & 11, 2024

Release of GATE response sheets

February 16, 2024

GATE answer key release date

February 21, 2024

GATE 2024 answer key challenge date

February 22 to 25, 2024

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering result date

March 16, 2024

Availability of GATE scorecard

March 23, 2024

What's New in GATE 2024 Exam?

IISc Bangalore has introduced some changes in the GATE 2024 exam. Check the impoertanbt changes introduced in this year's GATE exam below. 

  • The number of papers for GATE 2024 exam has been increased from 29 to 30. Two new papers, i.e. Data Science and AI paper has been added this year.
  • GATE exam fee 2024 is increased to Rs 1800/- which was Rs 1700/- earlier.
  • There are no exam centres outside India.

What is GATE Exam?

GATE is an annual exam that is conducted by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) of Kharagpur, Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Chennai, and Roorkee & by the Indian the Institute of Science at Bengaluru on a rotational basis. By qualifying GATE exam, one is eligible to get admission into the M.Tech/ PhD programs or apply for a job at any Indian PSU. GATE exam is held for 29 engineering papers. 

What is GATE Full Form? 

GATE full form is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. The GATE exam is held to test the mental aptitude of the B. Tech candidates who wish to pursue higher education or get a job in an Indian PSU. 

How to Apply for GATE 2024 Exam?

The GATE 2024 application form can be filled in online mode only. Candidates must ensure that they fill the GATE online form correctly. Candidates must ensure that they have filled the application form correctly, uploaded the documents correctly and paid the application fee. The steps for GATE login are as follows:

  • To successfully fill the GATE 2024 application form, candidates must first visit the GOAPS portal to register themselves for the examination. 
  • On successful completion of the registration for the exam, a unique enrollment ID shall be sent to the candidates’ email ID and contact number. 
  • Login or proceed to complete the application process for the GATE 2024 exam. 
  • The next step is to upload the documents and pay the application fee. 
  • Once it is done, ensure that you take printout of the GATE application form for further reference. 

GATE 2024 Application Fee

GATE application fee can be paid using online mode. All the applicants have to pay the required amount of application fee for GATE 2024 exam as per their category. The category wise GATE application fee is as follows: 

Category of Candidates

Application Fees

Late Fees (During the extended period)

Female (per paper)

Rs. 900

Rs. 1,400

SC/ ST/ PwD (per paper)

Rs. 900

Rs. 1,400

Other candidates (including International Applicants) (per paper)

Rs. 1,800

Rs. 2,300

GATE 2024 Application Form Correction

Candidates have been given the provision to make correction in the GATE 2024 application form after they have paid the application fee. The date for making correction in the form shall be notified to you by the GATE 2023 organizing institute. In order to correct an error in the GATE application form, candidates have to pay a certain amount of the application fee. However, only certain details can be corrected. Here is a list of details that can be corrected: 

  • Name of the candidate
  • Date of Birth
  • Parent/Guardian’s Mobile Number
  • Gender
  • Exam centre and exam city details
  • Category of candidate
  • Country of Residence
  • Correspondence Address
  • Qualifying Degree Details

GATE 2024 Eligiilibity Criteria

GATE 2024 eligibility criteria notified if you are eligible to fill the GATE online form or not. The eligibility for GATE exam are as follows:

  • Any 3rd year or any higher year of the undergraduate degree program in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science/ Commerce/ Arts is eligible for appearing in the GATE 2024 exam.
  • Candidates who have obtained/pursuing their qualifying degree from foreign countries should be currently in the 3rd or higher years or completed their Bachelor’s degree (duration: at least 3 years) in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science/ Arts/ Commerce.

Age Limit for GATE Exam

No age limit has been set to appear for GATE exam. Candidates of any age can apply for it if they fulfil the qualification prescribed for the GATE exam. 

GATE 2024 Exam Pattern

GATE 2023 exam pattern consists of multiple choice questions, Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) and Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions. The following table gives you a brief on the GATE exam pattern. 

GATE Exam Pattern

Particulars

Details

Examination Mode

The test papers will be in English. Computer Based Test (CBT) [will be conducted at select centers in select cities].

Duration

3 Hours*

Number of Subjects (Papers)

30

Sections

General Aptitude (GA) + Candidate's Selected Subjects

Type of Questions

Candidate’s Selected Subject(s)

(a) Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

(b) Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) and/or

(c) Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Questions for testing these abilities

(a) Recall

(b) Comprehension

(c) Application

(d) Analysis & Synthesis

Distribution of Marks in all Papers EXCEPT papers AR, CY, DA, EY, GG, MA, PH, ST, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 marks

Engineering Mathematics**: 13 marks

Subject Questions: 72 marks

Total: 100 marks

(**XE includes Engineering Mathematics section XE-A of 15 marks)

Distribution of Marks in papers AR, CY, DA, EY, GG, MA, PH, ST, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 marks

Subject Questions: 85 marks

Total: 100 marks

Marking Scheme

Questions carry 1 mark or 2 marks

Negative Marking

For a wrong answer chosen in an MCQ, there will be negative marking.

For a 1-mark MCQ, 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.

For a 2-mark MCQ, 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.

There is no negative marking for wrong answer(s) to MSQ or NAT questions.

There is no partial marking in MSQ.

Check below subject wise GATE syllabus

GATE CS Syllabus 

GATE ME Syllabus 

GATE CE Syllabus 

GATE ECE Syllabus 

GATE EE Syllabus 

GATE Physics Syllabus 

GATE Chemistry Syllabus 

GATE Life Sciences Syllabus 

GATE Biotechnology Syllabus

GATE Chemical Engineering Syllabus 

GATE Maths Syllabus

GATE 2024 Two-Paper Combination

GATE 2024 exam aspirants can appear in a maximum of two papers out of a total of 30 papers. A candidate can appear either for one paper or two papers out of the given list of GATE exam papers. Given below is the subject combination for GATE exam 2024 with paper code. 

 

GATE Test Paper

Code

GATE Test Paper

Code

Aerospace Engineering

AE

Geology & Geophysics

GG

Agricultural Engineering

AG

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

Architecture and Planning

AR

Mathematics

MA

Biomedical Engineering

BM

Mechanical Engineering

ME

Biotechnology

BT

Mining Engineering

MN

Civil Engineering

CE

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

Chemical Engineering

CH

Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering

NM

Computer Science & Information Technology

CS

Petroleum Engineering

PE

Chemistry

CY

Physics

PH

Data Science & Artificial Intelligence (NEW)*

DA

Production & Industrial Engineering

PI

Electronics & Communication Engineering

EC

Statistics

ST

Electrical Engineering

EE

Textile Engineering & Fibre Science

TF

Environmental Science & Engineering

ES

Engineering Sciences

XE

Ecology and Evolution

EY

Humanities & Social Sciences

XH

Geomatics Engineering

GE

Life Sciences

XL

Check GATE Cut Off

GATE 2024 Admit Card

IISc Bangalore will issue the GATE 2024 admit card on its website. The GATE 2023 admit card will be released 20 days before the exam date for all 29 papers. Candidates who have registered successfully for the exam can download the GATE call letter by logging in with their GATE 2024 exam enrollment number and password. 

GATE 2024 Answer Key

GATE 2024 answer key shall be released a few days after the completion of the exam. Candidates will be given the option to raise an objection against the answer key. Thereafter, a final answer key will be released after verifying the challenges made by candidates. 

GATE 2024 Result

After the declaration of GATE answer key, the authorities will release GATE result on its website. The GATE result PDF will display your All India rank, score, etc. The GATE scorecard is valid for a period of 3 years from the date of issue. 

GATE 2024 Toppers

GATE 2024 topper list branch wise will be released after the GATE 2024 result declaration. The GATE toppers will be announced for each GATE paper separately as well as for each category. In the meanwhile, you can check out the GATE 2023 topper list (previous year) in the following table. 

Candidates will be able to check the subject wise GATE toppers 2024 list online. The authority will release the GATE 2024 topper list pdf along with the result. Candidates can check the GATE topper list 2024 to know the name of the toppers and marks obtained by them. Until the GATE 2024 topper list is released candidates can check the previous year GATE topper list below.

GATE 2023 Toppers List

Paper:Sections

Name of Topper

Marks

Score

All India Ranks

Aerospace Engineering

JOSHI YASH KISHORBHAI

73

988

1

Agricultural Engineering

ANSHIKA RAI

49

1000

1

Architecture and Planning

SHREYA BHARDWAJ

75.67

1000

1

Biomedical Engineering

THANDAVA SESHA TALPA SAI SUNKARA

60

1000

1

Biotechnology

AISHWARYA K

79.67

1000

1

Chemical Engineering

ROHIT BHAGAT KALWAR

92.67

1000

1

Chemistry

ATANU DAS

72

981

1

Civil Engineering

SUBAN KUMAR MISHRA

83.11

1000

1

Computer Science and Information Technology

JAYADEEP SUDHAKAR MORE

93.67

1000

1

Ecology and Evolution

KARTHIK THRIKKADEERI

84.33

1000

1

Electrical Engineering

BHANWAR SINGH CHOUDHARY

66

1000

1

Electronics and Communication Engineering

SIDDHARTH SABHARWAL

90

1000

1

Engineering Sciences: Solid Mechanics & Thermodynamics

ANSHUMAN

83.67

952

1

Environmental Science and Engineering

DEVENDRA PATIL & MANISH KUMAR BANSAL

64.33 (Both)

953 (Both)

1

Geology and Geophysics: Geophysics

SHUBHAM BANIK

85.67

1000

1

Geology and Geophysics: Geology

MANISH SINGH

74

1000

1

Geomatics Engineering

SAURAV KUMAR

66

1000

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: Economics

V GAURAV

83.33

989

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: Psychology

DEEPTI DILIP MOAR

84

1000

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: Linguistics

KEERTHANA NAIR

74.67

1000

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: Philosophy

SREERAM K N

72.67

1000

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: Sociology

TEJASVI KAMBOJ

73

943

1

Humanities and Social Sciences: English

SAYANTAN PAHARI

84.33

1000

1

Instrumentation Engineering

AKASH SRIVASTAVA

78.33

968

1

Life Sciences: Biochemistry & Botany

ADVITA SHARMA

73.33

1000

1

Mathematics

SUVENDU KAR

50.33

941

1

Mechanical Engineering

ARYAN CHOUDHARY

90.67

1000

1

Metallurgical Engineering

ASHUTOSH KUMAR YADAV

85.67

973

1

Mining Engineering

UDIT JAISWAL

63.33

973

1

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

SHIVAM RANJAN

60

1000

1

Petroleum Engineering

MAHAMMADTAUKIR ALAUDDINBHAI KARIGAR

74.67

963

1

Physics

ARUNENDRA KUMAR VERMA

75

1000

1

Production and Industrial Engineering

SH GOWTHAM GUDIMELLA

87.33

938

1

Statistics

NIKHILESH RAJARAMAN

73.67

1000

1

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

AMIT KUMAR PANDEY

66

1000

1

FAQs on GATE 2024 Exam 

Which is the GATE 2024 Exam Organising Institute?

GATE 2024 Exam is being organized by the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (IISc Bangalore). The GATE exam is organized on a rotational basis annually by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technologies  (IITs) that include Roorkee, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Chennai (Madras) and Mumbai (Bombay) on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India.

Is GATE syllabus 2024 released?

Yes, the GATE syllabus 2024 has been released by IISc Bangalore. The syllabus has been released for all the 30 subjects on gate2024.iisc.ac.in. 

When is GATE 2024 Exam?

IISc Bangalore has released the schedule for the GATE 2024 exam. As per the GATE 2024 exam schedule, the exam will take place on 3, 4, 10, and 11 February 2024. The result for GATE 2024 exam will be announced on 16 February 2024.

What is GATE exam given for?

GATE exam is a national level exam that is organised annually. GATE exam is held to get admission into Master's programme or postgraduate program (M.E/M.Tech) in IITs and other institutes of the country. Other than this, GATE exam scores are used for recruitment through PSUs as well. 
  

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