Gate 2018

By | September 23, 2017

GATE 2018 Online registration–Application form: – GATE 2018 online application form is now available on the official site of GATE. This year (2018), GATE Exam is conducted by IIT Guwahati.

Candidates can submit GATE 2018 application form online from 1st September 2017 to 09th October 2017 (20:00 Hrs (IST) the last date of form submission.

Each year GATE exam conducts by Indian One of the Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology which is IITs at Bombay, Guwahati, Kharagpur, Roorkee, Delhi, Kanpur, and Madras.

Gate 2018 organising institute is IIT Guwahati.

Also See: BITSAT Important Date 2018

This year GATE Examination for all papers (disciplines) will be conducted by an online CBT (Computer Based Test).

To be a candidate for GATE Exam 2018, you have to register and fill the application through online mode only. During the application process, candidates need to ensure that the data submitted is accurate and correct.

All information related to the applicant will be extant in a single GATE Online Application Processing System.

Make sure that you provide a valid email id mobile number and address during registration for GATE Entrance Test because all the information related GATE 2018 will be sent to this email id.

You can go to gate 2018 ece syllabus for your preparation. For gate 2018 preparation you should prepare yourself according to the time table of gate 2018 date.

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GATE 2018 Official Website

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2018) official site is (Apply Online)

Online Application Form Website:

Important Dates

GATE Online Application Available: (GOAPS) Website OpensFriday01st September 2017
Last Date for Submission of Application ( Online through Website)Monday09th October 2017
20:00 Hrs (IST)
Last Date for Requesting Change of Examination City ( Note: an additional fee will be applicable)Friday17th November 2017
Admit Card will be available on the official WebsiteFriday05th January 2018
GATE 2018 Examination Schedule:
(Forenoon: 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon & Afternoon: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
03rd February 2018
04th February 2018
10th February 2018
11th February 2018
Announcement of the Results through Online Application PortalSaturday17th March 2018

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for Pre Exam (No age limit)

Qualifying DegreeQualifying Degree / ExaminationDescription of Eligible CandidatesYear of Qualification

not later than

B.E./ B.Pharm/ B.Tech.Bachelor degree holders in Engineering/ Technology (4 years after 12TH or 3 years after B.Sc. or Diploma in Engineering or Technology)Currently in final year or completed already2018
B. Arch.Bachelor degree holders of Architecture (5 years course)Currently in final year or already completed2018
B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S.Bachelor degree in Science (Post-Diploma or 4 years after 12)Currently in 4th year or already completed2018
M. Sc./ M.A./MCA or equivalentMaster degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics or Statistics or Computer Applications or equivalentCurrently in final year or already completed2018
Int. M.E./ M.Tech. (Post-B.Sc.)Post-BSc Integrated Master degree programs in Engineering or Technology (4 years program)Currently in the II/ III/IV year or already completed2020
Int. M.E. or M.Tech. or Dual Degree(after Diploma or 12)Integrated Master degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering or Technology (5 years program)Currently in the 4th or 5th year or already completed2019
Int. M.Sc./ Int. B.S.-M.S.Integrated M.Sc. or 5 years integrated B.S.-M.S. programCurrently in the final year / already completed2018
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch.)B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. or equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by UPSC/  MHRD/ AICTE (AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India or by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India)Completed Section “A” / equivalent of such professional coursesNA

Eligibility Criteria for Post Exam (No age limit)

Note: The Information will come after Pre Exam of GATE 2018.

Application fee

Application fee details (GATE Entrance Test 2018): – Application fee payment for  GATE Exam 2018 would have to make through online:-

  • By using Net banking,
  • Using e-challan
  • By Debit card facilities.
For Women candidatesRs. 750
For SC/ST/PWD (physically challenged) category candidatesRs. 750
For all other candidatesRs. 1500
Fee for GATE 2018 International studentsUS Dollar 50

Also See: VIT 2018 Application Form

Application Process

During GATE 2018 application form submission you must need to upload some data requirement which we mentioned below.

  • Personal acquaintance (Name, DOB, personal contact number, parents name, photograph, signature, thumb impression, qualifying degree certificate, category certificate (SC/ST/PWD), etc)
  • Address for Communication (including PIN code)
  • Eligibility degree details
  • College name, address and PIN code of college
  • GATE paper and choice of GATE examination cities
  • Valid ID Proof:-
    • Passport
    • Voter ID
    • PAN Card
    • Employee identification
    • Valid College ID
    • Aadhaar card or and Driving License
  • Net-banking details.
  • Data requirement for International candidates:-
    • Government issued ID
    • Valid Passport
    • College ID
    • Employee ID shall be accepted.

Procedure to fill Application form

Here on this web page, we are offering you some simple step to the registrar for GATE Exam 2018. Follow the step and register yourself for a much-awaited exam of GATE 2018.

  1. To apply for GATE examination online visit –
  2. Then click on online “Register Here” Button
  3. Next, you need to fill the following:-
    1. Name of the Candidate
    2. Email Address
    3. Confirm Email Address
    4. Phone Number
    5. Create Password
    6. Fill Captcha
  4. Once you will fill all the mentioned details then click on “Submit” Button
  5. After that, an Enrollment ID /Email Address has been sent to your mobile number or an email id.
  6. Then Upload following:-
    • Photograph
    • Thumb impression
    • Signature
    • Also Upload, Other relevant Documents such as:-
      • category certificate (wherever applicable)
      • Graduation certificate etc.
  7. After that, Pay Application fee via Net banking, e-challan or debit card.
  8. Then, Check the Status of your application form: – Received, Accepted, Under Scrutiny, Defect Status, Status after Rectification, Rejected with Valid Reasons and Admit Card Ready for Download, etc.
  9. Next, For any queries or for problems Contact the zonal GATE Office
  10. Also, Download your GATE Admit Card 2018 when published.

Note : The Same application procedure is required for International candidates.

Also See: JEE MAIN 2018 Application Form

Gate Admit Card

Gate Admit Card 2018 will be available on the official website of GATE from 5th January 2018. All the Gate Aspirant can download GATE 2018 Admit Card after 5th January 2018.

As admit card is one of the important document for any examination. without a valid hall ticket candidates are not able to enter the examination hall.

So all the students are requested to download the GATE 2018 admit card, once it will be published on the official website. Also, check the following information on the admit card.

If you find any printing mistake in the Gate 2018 Hall ticket then immediately contact the examination conducting department:-

  • Name.
  • Address Exam center.
  • Timings.
  • Date.

Gate Result & Score Card

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The GATE 2018 results will be declared on the 17th March 2018. Then you can check the same through the GOAPS Website. It is valid for 3-YEARS from the date of the results announcement.

After the results declaration, the qualified candidates can download the Scorecards of GATE 2018 from 20th March 2018 to 31st May 2018 from the GOAPS portal.

Exam Pattern

Exam Duration3 hours/ 180 minutes
Number of Questions Asked65 Questions
Total Marks100
Question Types
  1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  2. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions
Marking Scheme
  • For 1 mark MCQ, 1/3 mark will be deducted for an incorrect attempt.
  • For 2 mark MCQ, the candidate will be penalized with 2/3 mark in case of the wrong attempt.
  • Not attempted questions, zero marks will be awarded.

Note: There is no negative marking for numerical answer type (NAT) questions.

SectionsIt consist 3 sections:

General Aptitude.

Engineering Mathematics (for the XL papers it is Chemistry).

And Subject specific section.

Gate Syllabus

You can check the syllabus for each of the papers by clicking on below link. Also, check the table 4.2 mentioned in the Information Brochure.

You can check Gate 2018 syllabus mechanical and Gate 2018 syllabus ece from here. The gate 2018 syllabus pdf is also available. So, you can get Gate syllabus for mechanical engineering pdf free download link available below.

Gate study material for mechanical engineering free pdf download link is available on this webpage. So, Gate 2018 mechanical syllabus is important for you.

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General Aptitude (GA): Common in all papers
Aerospace Engineering (AE)PH- Physics
Agricultural Engineering (AG)PI-Production and Industrial Engineering
Architecture and Planning (AR)TF- Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
Biotechnology (BT)XE –A – Engineering Mathematics
Civil Engineering (CE)XE-B: -Fluid Mechanics
Chemical Engineering (CH)XE-C: -Materials Science
Computer Sc. and Information Technology (CS)XE-D: -Solid Mechanics
Chemistry (CY)XE-E: -Thermodynamics
Electronics and Communication Engg. (EC)XE-F: -Polymer Science and Engineering
EE: Electrical EngineeringXE – G:- Food Technology
EY: Ecology and EvolutionXE – H: -Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
GG- Geology and GeophysicsXL – P: -Chemistry
IN: Instrumentation EngineeringXL-Q: -Biochemistry
MA- MathematicsXL-R: -Botany
ME- Mechanical EngineeringXL – S:- Microbiology
MN- Mining EngineeringXL – T: -Zoology
MT-Metallurgical EngineeringXL – U: -Food Technology
PE:-Petroleum Engineering

The Gate 2017 syllabus for mechanical engineering pdf free download option is also available on the official portal of the Gate.

Now, if you want to know about the Gate mechanical syllabus weightage then you should go with gate 2018 notification and information booklet.

The Gate 2017 mechanical syllabus pdf & gate syllabus for mechanical engineering 2016 pdf is also available on the official portal.

Gate 2018 syllabus is same as gate syllabus 2017 pdf and Gate syllabus for mechanical engineering 2017. So, you can also check it for your preparation.

Free Mock Test

Gate 2018

The free mock examination test links are available on the official website of the GATE for GATE 2018 examination. You can reach the same page by clicking on the link given below.

By practicing mock test, you can get the idea about the main examination. Either you are taking gate 2018 coaching from any institute, the mock test help you a lot.

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