Check here all details about GATE 2021 Admit Card, Registration like its application form, error image uploading, eligibility criteria, payment process, exam date, how to fill gate 2021 application form: GATE 2021 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is a national level gateway examination for admission into PG courses in the section of technology and engineering. Aspirants can get admissions into M.Tech. /Ph.D. Programmes in IITs, IISc, IISERs and other apparent institutions by GATE score. Annually, GATE is directed by the seven zonal IIS’c and IITs on rotational basis. GATE 2021 Dates will be declare in July 2018. Apart from allowing admission, the score of gate examination is also measured as one of the criteria for enrollment into Govt. and private organizations occupied in technical fields.

Latest Changes in GATE 2019 Exam

  • IIT Madras is going to be conduct GATE 2021 Exam.
  • Candidates would be able to submit the Application form after the last date.
  • GATE 2021 is conducted for 24 papers.
  • Statistics (Paper Code – ST) new paper has been included in GATE 2021 Exam.

GATE 2021 Exam Date

GATE 2021 exam dates will be declare when the official notice will be announce in July, 2018. Aspirants may check tentative date’s motion below.

EventsDates (Announced)
Application Form Online1st September 2018
  • Application Form last date
  • With late fee
  • 21st Sept, 2018
  • 1st October, 2018
Online Application Form CorrectionsOctober 2018
Request for change in examination center till3rd November, 2018
Admit Card4th, January 2021
Exam Date GATE 20212nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th February 2021
Declare date of Answer KeyAfter examination
Result16th March 2021
Score Card20th March 2021 to 31st March, 2021
CounsellingApril 2021

GATE 2021 Highlights

AuthorityIIT Madras
Exam NameGATE 2021
Mode of ExamintionOnline (Computer-based Test)
Total Marks100
No. of Questions65
No. of Papers23
Maximum Score1000
Marking Scheme
  • 1/3 marks will deducted for each 1-mark question.
  • 2/3 marks are deducted for every 2 mark question
Duration of Exam 2021180 Minutes
Questions TypeMCQ & Numerical Answer Type
Offered Courses  Ph.D./M.Tech.
GATE Scorecard Valid ForCentral Government, PSUs and Government Organization
Least Cut off Percentile/MarksDeclare Annually
Number of SeatsArrox 10,000

GATE Registration 2021

The more information of GATE 2021 Registration below: Check Also GATE 2020

  • All the Aspirants have to apply only online mode.
  • GATE 2021 registration will be starts from the September 2018 (1st week).
  • The last date of registration will be end at last the 1st week of October 2018.
  • The organizers will give a period of approx. 1 month for the application process by using online mode.
  • Aspirants have to fill GATE application form2019 by GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS).

How to fill GATE Application Form 2021?

All eligible candidates can check below the instruction about how to fill GATE 2021 application form via online mode:

Registration: For making new registration candidates needs to read first mentioned instruction which is available at the official portal of GOAPS. There’s you need to provide basic information about the candidate’s like personal information, valid mobile number & e-mail ID. Then, create a password for logging in.

Check Also GATE Preparation Tips

Filling GATE 2021 Application Form- After having registration number and login details, do login again at the official website. Then proceed to fill the application form by entering personal details and educational/academic details. Check the filled application form to ensure that all details that you have provided is correct or not. There’s authority will also provide facility for GATE Application Form Correction only in some particulars check here for about.

Fee payment- After filling details in the application form, he/she will also need to some amount of application fee which is mandatory to pay by all interested candidates. The fee will be made possible to pay by candidates with the help of Net banking, credit card and debit card. At last keep safe the application fees generated number and take a printout of the application form of GATE 2021.

Check>> Tips to prepare for GATE

Important Points

  • Candidates who will fail to reach at exam center they on exam date, would not be permitted to enter in the examination hall after the beginning of the GATE 2021 exam. When the exam of any candidates is completed before leaving time they will not allow to leave the examination hall.
  • Every candidates should have keep follow all the rules and regulation of the same institute at the exam center as well as inside & outside the class room. In case any candidates violate the instructions, the Institute have all right to disqualify from the exam.
  • During GATE 2021 Exam there will not any mishap taken by candidates because, random checking will may done by examiner’s with the aid of Biometric details such as fingerprints and photograph.
  • The exam center will not be change in any condition, & if candidates will request to changes the exam center will not be accepted by Institute.
  • The examiner’s will provide In the examination hall, invigilators will provide scribble pen for rough work. When you got the same don’t forget to mention your registration number and name. After commencement of the exam candidates need to return the scribble to the examiner.
  • Any misbehavior with staff of the exam center would not tolerated by staff member’s and they have right to cancel the exam.

GATE 2021 Application Correction

IIT Madras will probably to be responsible for conducting GATE 2021 Entrance Examination, the candidates who have done mistake while filling GATE Application Form 2021 they can be able to make correction in particulars of GATE Application most expected in the 3rd week of November, 2018. The GATE 2021 conducting Institute will provide only limited period of time for making correction in GATE particulars which is made possible by logging into their account at GOAPS website. There’s the authority will charge some amount for online form correction. Check Complete Details of>> GATE 2021 Application Form Correction

GATE 2021 Eligibility Criteria: According to the GATE 2021 Eligibility Criteria, all aspiring candidates must have UG (Under-graduate) degree from any applicable/recognized college/university on a acceptable stream. Those candidates who have studied with the Mathematics, Science, or Statistics they are also able to apply for GATE Exam 2021. Check the required qualification in the following details:

For B.Tech/B.E/B.Pharm

  • Description: Candidates should have completed their 12th along with 4-years B.Tech in any subject OR B.Tech of 3-years lateral entry (after Diploma in Technology/ Engineering/B.Sc.).
  • Status: Candidates who have complete or appearing in last year they are eligible to apply.
  • Passing Year: 2021.

For B.Arch.

  • Description: Candidates  should have Under-graduate degree of 5-years in Architecture.
  • Status: Both candidates who are completed their degree or appearing in last year are able to apply.
  • Passing Year: 2021.

For B.Sc. Research/ B.S.

  • Description: Candidates should have Bachelor’s Degree of 4-years in the field of Science (After 10+2 or Post-Diploma).
  • Status of the Degree: Both appearing in the last year or have completed are able to apply.
  • Passing Year: 2021.

For Int. M.Tech/M.E. or Dual Degree (After completing of Diploma or 10+2):

  • Description: Candidates must have Integrated PG degree program of 5-years or Dual Degree program in Technology/Engineering.
  • Status of the Degree: Completed or appearing in 4th/5th year are able to appear in GATE 2021.
  • Passing Year: 2021.

For Int. M.Tech/ME (Post-B.Sc.):

  • Description: Candidates should have completed their Post-BSc Integrated PG degree programs of 4-years in Engg./Tech.
  • Status of the Degree: Those students who are appearing in 2nd/3rd/4th year OR those who have completed their said degree they are also apply.
  • Passing Year: 2010.

For Int. B.S.-M.S./Int. M.Sc.

  • Description: You must have M.Sc. (Integrated) degree OR Integrated B.S./M.S. program of 5-year for appearing in GATE 2021.
  • Status of the Degree: Final year candidates are eligible to apply OR completed.
  • Passing Year: 2021.

For MCA/M.A./M.Sc. or Equivalent

Description: Students should have PG degree in Mathematics/Science/Statistics/Computer Applications OR any it’s equivalent examination.
Status of the Degree: Appearing in final/last year OR have completed.
Passing Year: 2021.

For Professional Society Equivalent Exam to B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch

Description: Candidates should have B.Tech/B.E/B.Arch Equivalent exam of Professional Societies, from a recognized by UPSC/MHRD/AICTE.
Status of the Degree: Candidates should have completed their Section A or its equivalent of such professional programmes/courses.
Passing Year: N/A.

Exam Centres

While making GATE online application form, there’s you will have option in which you need to select your examination centre for GATE 2021. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras would be prescribed list of different cities under the eight zonal examination centres where the exam to be commenced:

Zonal Centres:- IIT Bombay, IISc Bangalore, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Roorkee, IIT Madras.

Check GATE Score Card Details

Instructions for Candidates

Here’s we have listed some important instructions which all an individual should have to follow on the day of exam:

  • Every one must be reached at the exam center 60 min prior from commencing the exam.
  • After 09:30 AM (1st meeting) and 2:30 PM (2nd meeting) no one would be allow to enter in the exam hall.
  • All students must have their original GATE Admit Card 2021. Otherwise, you would not be able give exam.
  • Candidates must have his/her original photo Id proof.

Check Here GATE Counselling

GATE Exam Pattern 2021 – Along with GATE 2021 syllabus, you should further include the exam pattern in your exam preparation. Knowing GATE exam pattern 2021 would aid to students to know the topic-wise question weightage, marking scheme, etc. IIT Madras would conduct GATE exam 2021 via online mode for 23 papers. The GATE entrance exam would be include 65 questions, from total of 100 marks. From 100 questions, 10 would be carry a 15 marks which is asked in GA (General Aptitude). Candidates would be given 180 minutes to complete the exam.

Exam pattern of various paper codes

Paper Code

Exam Pattern

CE, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME, AE, AG, BT, CH, MN, MT, TF, XE, PE, ST and PI
  • General Aptitude (GA) – 15%
  • Engineering Mathematics – 15%
  • Subject of the Paper –  70%
AR, CY, EY, XL, GG, MA and PH
  • General Aptitude (GA) – 15%
  • Subject of the Paper – 85%

GATE Marking Scheme

Paper CodeGA MarksSubject MarksTotal MarksNegative Marking






  • 1/3 Mark will be deducted for 1 mark question
  • 2/3 Mark will be deducted for 2 mark question
XE (Section A +

any two sections)

XL (Section P +

any two sections)


Leave your query below in comment section


  1. Helo sir i completed my m. SC in mathematics in 2006 so Can i m eligible for Gate exam 2019 plz reply???

  2. Helo sir i completed my m. SC in mathematics in 2006 so Can i m eligible for Gate exam 2019 plz reply???


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here