GATE 2017 Application form Procedure Eligibility Criteria

GATE Online Application Qualification Details form filling procedure and samples syllabus 2017 fees details

The GATE is nothing but Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering in which the exam is conducted on the purpose of testing the aptitude knowledge and subject knowledge of the students so that to get admission in the engineering colleges. The notification for the GATE exam will be announced at the month of August every year and the exams will be conducted at the month of January or February.

Application Form for GATE 2017 Online Download

The application form for the GATE examination can be downloaded or will be available online so that the candidates can download or view the application form in online. The candidate has to pay for the application form of GATE in which the fees for the application based on the categories are given below,

  • Male Candidates (General and OBC) – Rs.1500
  • Women Candidates – Rs.750
  • SC/ST/PD Candidates – Rs.750

Qualification Criteria


Examination of Qualification



Degree Details


Eligibility of the Candidates


Qualification Year

(Should not be higher than)





Bachelor’s degree (Architecture)


Final year or Completed




M.E/M.Tech (Post-B.Sc.)



Master’s degree (Engineering and Technology)


Final year or Completed







Bachelor’s Degree (Engineering and Technology)


Final year or Completed




Professional Society Examination



Equivalent exams and degree to Bachelor’s degree


Corresponding professional courses




Integrated M.Sc



Integrated M.Sc course



Final year or Completed




Integrated M.E/M.Tech



Integrated Master’s Degree (Engineering and Technology)


Final year or completed




B.Sc. (Research)



Bachelor’s Degree (Science)


Final year or Completed






Applying Procedure for GATE 2017 Exam

The candidates are asked to visit the official website for the applying for the examination in which the candidates are asked to have their scanned copies of photographs and signatures in which they have to upload the copies in the website. Fill the application form at the website as the application form is of cost in which the candidates should have to pay online for online application.

Admit Card for GATE 2017 Exam Download

The admit cards can be downloaded at the official website. The admit cards are important in which the candidates will be allowed to the examination hall if he/she has their admit card. For downloading the admit card, the candidate must login to the website through credentials in which the credentials will be available to the candidate once they have applied online. So by logging on to the website, the candidates can be able to download the admit cards. The students have to bring their photo proof and also the admit card for the examination hall and then only the candidate will be allowed to the examination hall.

Pattern of GATE Exam 2017

The examination will be online examination in which the candidates will be made to visit the websites for the online examination. The total marks for the examination will be 100 marks which will have 65 questions in which the 55 questions will be from the engineering and core subjects which carries 85 marks. The questions for the examination will be like Multiple Choice Questions and Numerical Answer Questions and these questionswon’t have options as answers.

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