GATE 2024: Application Form (Till Oct 5), Exam (Feb 3-11)

Oct 2, 2023 | Engineering


GATE 2024 application form was released by the conducting body, IISc Bangalore. GATE 2024 registration has been extended and candidates can register for the exam till Oct 5, 2023, on the official website at, without incurring any late fees. GATE 2024 Exam Date for all 30 subjects is scheduled for Feb 3, 4, 10, and 11, 2024. In addition, GATE mock test 2023 link is expected to be conducted by the second week of Oct 2023.

There is a new paper added to the IISc GATE entrance exam 2024 which is Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. The detailed notification is available on the GATE 2024 official website. IISc Bangalore will conduct GATE 2024 on behalf of the seven participating IITs.

Latest Updates on GATE 2024

The GATE exam is held once every year for admission into M.Tech programs in IITs, NITs, and other institutions. Some public companies also consider GATE scores for entry-level positions.

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GATE Application Form 2024

GATE 2024 application form link was activated on Aug 31, 2023, on the official website. The extended GATE application form filling process without any late fee will conclude on Oct 5, 2023. However, GATE exam 2024 registration date with a late fee is till Oct 13, 2023

In addition, GATE 2024 application correction will be open from Nov 7 - Nov 11, 2023. Registered candidates can edit their application form through this facility. GATE exam form fees 2024 for general category candidates is INR 2300. whereas female and SC/ST and PwD category candidates must pay INR 1400.

How to Register for GATE 2024?

Candidates can follow the steps below to successfully register for the GATE entrance exam 2024.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the GATE 2024 official website
  • Step 2: Enter all relevant details like name, email ID, country, etc.
  • Step 3: Create a password that is unique and 8-15 characters long. It should also have a single number or alphabet.
  • Step 4: Enter the captcha and click the ‘Submit' button.

Important: GATE Login 2024

GATE Mock Test 2024

The authorities will release the GATE 2024 Mock Test link by the second week of Oct 2023. Candidates will be able to understand the difficulty level and the pattern of the paper with the help of the GATE mock test 2024. GATE exam 2024 mock test would help students evaluate their strengths and weaknesses. Candidates will learn to focus on those particular topics and score well in the actual GATE 2024 exam.

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How to Attempt GATE 2024 Mock Test?

Follow the instructions below to take the GATE 2024 mock test

  • Step 1: Candidates must go to the GATE 2024 official website.
  • Step 2: Use valid credentials to sign in to the website (the link will be available once released).
  • Step 3: You can take the Mock Tests once your login has been successful.
  • Step 4: A timer for the GATE exam 2024 will display the amount of time left to complete the test.

GATE 2023 Information Brochure

GATE information brochure 2024 has been released on Aug 26, 2023, on the official website at According to the schedule, GATE 2024 exam is scheduled to be held on Feb 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2024.

GATE 2024 Key Changes

The conducting body has made few changes to GATE 2024 examination. Based on the information brochure, the following are changes made to GATE 2024.

  • GATE 2024 exam fee has been increased from INR 1700 to INR 1800. 
  • One additional subject named Data Science and Artificial Intelligence has been added to GATE 2023 syllabus. GATE 2024 exam contains a total of 30 subjects.
  • No exam centres will be held outside India. 

Candidates can download the GATE 2024 information brochure pdf file in the table below.

GATE 2024 Information Brochure Download

GATE 2024 Exam Dates

GATE 2024 exam dates have been announced by the IISc. GATE 2024 application form link was released on Aug 31, 2023. IISc GATE 2024 registration's last date without any late fee is Oct 5, 2023. The GATE 2024 exam is scheduled for Feb 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2024. The detailed GATE 2024 exam schedule is provided in the table below.

GATE 2024 Exam Dates
Event Date
Application Form (COAPS Portal) Availability Aug 31, 2023
Last Date of Registration Without Late Fee Oct 5, 2023
Extended Last Date of Registration With A Late Fee  Oct 13, 2023
Last Date for Rectification of Defects in Application Form Oct 2023
Modification in Application Form Nov 7 - Nov 11, 2023
Mock Test Link Availability Oct 2023 - Second Week
Admit Card Release Date Jan 3, 2024

Exam Dates

Forenoon: 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Afternoon: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Feb 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2024
Response Sheet Release Date Feb 16, 2024
Answer Key Release Date Feb 21, 2024
Window to Submit Objections Against Answer Key Feb 22 - Feb 25, 2024
GATE 2024 Result Date Mar 16, 2024
GATE 2024 Score Card Mar 23, 2024
Final Answer Key Release Date Mar 16, 2024
GATE COAPS Registration May 2024
GATE Counselling Commencement May 2024

GATE 2024 Exam Date Branch Wise

Check the branch-wise GATE 2024 exam dates tabulated below.

Date Time (IST) Exam Paper Code
Feb 3, 2024 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM CS
02:30 PM to 05:30 PM AR, ME
Feb 4, 2024 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM EE, ES, XH
02:30 PM to 5:30 PM BM, CY, EC
Feb 10, 2024 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM GG, IN, MA, PE, XE, XL
02:30 PM to 05:30 PM AE, AG, BT, CH, EY, GE, MT, NM, PH, PI, TF
Feb 11, 2024 09:30 am to 12:30 pm CE1, ST
02:30 am to 5:30 pm CE2, MN

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What is GATE Exam 2024?

GATE full form is the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering which is organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. The GATE exam will be conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore.

The seven Indian Institutes of Technology (at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Roorkee, and Madras) on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE) of the government of India.


GATE 2024 exam dates have been released on the official website. GATE 2024 application form was released on Aug 31, 2023.

The GATE exam date is scheduled to be held on Feb 3, 4, 10, and 11, 2024.

GATE 2024 Exam Highlights
Exam Name GATE
GATE Full Form Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
Exam Level National
Organizing Body
IIT Kanpur
Conducting Body
IISc Bangalore
Exam Mode Online (Computer Based Test)
Language English
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Official Website
Helpdesk 0512 259 6962/0512 259 6963

Changes in GATE 2024

GATE entrance exam 2024 changes have been included in the notification.

  • A new study syllabus was uploaded to the Data Science and Artificial Intelligence section, increasing the total number of papers to 30.
  • The GATE 2024 exam fee has been raised from INR 1700/- to INR 1800/-.
  • There will be no GATE 2024 exam centres located outside of India.

GATE Organizing Institute 2024

Every year, one of the seven IITs that jointly organise GATE 2024 with IISc Bangalore serves as the exam's organising institute. Candidates can look at the table below to learn which institutions have hosted the GATE exam in past years.

GATE Institutes
Year Organizing Institute
2023 IIT, Kanpur
2022 IIT, Kharagpur
2021 IIT, Bombay
2020 IIT, Delhi
2019 IIT, Madras
2018 IIT, Guwahati
2017 IIT, Roorkee
2016 IISc, Bangalore
2015 IIT, Kanpur
2014 IIT, Kharagpur
2013 IIT, Bombay
2012 IIT, Delhi
2011 IIT, Madras
2010 IIT, Guwahati

Programs Offered Through GATE 2024

GATE exam purpose serves the candidates to get admission for postgraduate and doctoral level programs as well as apply for PSU jobs. The programs offered through GATE exam 2024 are listed below.

Participating Institutes for GATE 2024

National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE, MHRD, Government of India conducts GATE exam purpose every year. Each year, one of the following institutes assumes the responsibility of conducting GATE entrance exam 2024.

The following institutes are responsible for conducting GATE exam 2024.

Importance of GATE Exam

What is GATE exam? and what is GATE exam purpose? answers the question about the students' understanding of disciplines such as engineering and science. The GATE 2024 score of any given year is valid for three years only. GATE score 2024 is also mandatory to be eligible for the various recruitment processes in many Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs).

A valid GATE exam 2024 is an essential requirement for admission or financial assistance for the following programs supported by MoE or other government agencies.

  • Master's Programs
  • Direct Doctoral Programs in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture
  • Doctoral Programs in Relevant Branches of Science.

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GATE Admission Process 2024

GATE 2024 admission process includes all the events from the beginning of the application to the counselling process.

  • Filling out the GATE 2024 Application Form: The application form must be filled out first. Candidates must register on the GATE 2024 official website to take the exam.
  • GATE 2024 Admit Card Download: Candidates must download their GATE admit card after registering.
  • Attend the GATE 2024 Exam: Candidates must attend the exam on the designated date, according to their chosen subject.
  • GATE Result 2024: The exam's organising body will make GATE exam 2024 announcement. The candidates' marks, normalised scores, and ranks will be included in the GATE 2024 result.
  • Please participate in the GATE 2024 Counseling Process: GATE-qualified applicants will participate in counselling to select the college and branch based on their rank and preferences.

Read More: Colleges Accepting GATE Score in India 2023

GATE Eligibility Criteria 2024

Candidates should understand the importance of going through the pre-defined GATE eligibility criteria before attempting to fill out the application. The education requirement for GATE exam eligibility qualification 2024 is (10+2+3). Candidates studying in the final year of the UG program can also apply for the GATE 2024 exam.

Below are the highlights of GATE exam eligibility criteria 2024.

GATE 2024 Eligibility Criteria Highlights
Particulars Details
Minimum Educational Qualification Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Architecture/Technology/Science/Commerce/Arts from a recognized university.
Age Criteria No Age Limit
Required Documents Degree Certificate or Provisional Certificate from HOD/ College Principal
Final Year Students Candidates in the final year of a qualifying degree are also eligible to apply, provided they submit the certificate from the Principal of the university or college.

Qualifying Exams for GATE 2024

Candidates who take up these exams are also eligible to appear for the GATE 2024 entrance exam.

Qualifying Exams for GATE 2024
Qualifying Degree Qualifying Degree / Examination Year of Qualification not later than
B.E./B.Tech./ B.Pharm.
  • Candidate must be a Bachelor in Engineering/Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./ Diploma in Engineering / Technology)
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
  • Candidate must have completed Bachelor of Architecture (5 years course)/Naval Architecture (4- year course) / Planning (4- year course)
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
2025 (for 5-year program), 2024(for the 4-year program
  • Candidate needs to have completed a Bachelor of Science degree (Post-Diploma/ 4 years after 10+2)
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
Pharm.D. (after 10+2)
  • Candidate must have completed 6 years program having internship or residency training during the sixth year as part of it
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
M.Sc./ M.A./ MCA orequivalent
  • Candidates need to have a Master's in Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Applications, or equivalent
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
Int. M.E./M.Tech.(Post-B.Sc.)
  • Candidates should have done Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree in Engineering or Technology (4 years program)
  • Qualified or currently in 2nd/3rd /4th year
Any year
Int. M.E./M.Tech. or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)
  • Candidates should have completed Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree in Engineering or Technology (5 years program)
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
Int. M.Sc./Int. B.S.-M.S.
  • Candidates applying must have completed Integrated M.Sc. or 5 years integrated B.S.-M.S. program
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
Professional Society Examinations* (equivalent to B.E/ B.Tech/ B.Arch.)
  • Candidates need to have completed B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. Equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g., AMIE by the Institution of professional courses Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India)
  • Qualified or in pre-final/final year
Recognized up to 31st May 2013
B.Sc. (Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry)
  • 4-years program

Note: Students must make sure that these exams are conducted and approved by MoE/ AICTE/ UGC/ UPSC as equivalent to BE/B.Tech/ B.Arch./ B.Planning etc. Otherwise, they will not be eligible to appear for GATE exam 2024 under any circumstances.

GATE Admit Card 2024

GATE 2024 admit card will be available on the official website for download on Jan 3, 2024.

  • Registered candidates can download GATE exam admit card from the official GOAPS login portal.
  • Candidates must sign in to the GOAPS portal with their enrollment or email ID and password to download their GATE admit card 2024.
  • GATE 2024 hall ticket will not be sent by post.
  • The download link for the GATE admit card 2024 will also be accessible at

Read More: GATE Admit Card 2024

GATE Exam Centres 2024

GATE Exam Centres 2024 must be chosen by candidates based on their preferences. IISc Bangalore assigns GATE test locations on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • The provisional list of GATE exam centres 2024 has been issued alongside the official notification.
  • The GATE exam 2024 will be held in 176 exam centres tentatively.
  • In all GATE 2024 exam centres, the number of scribes will be more than that required for PWD candidates.
  • All PWD candidates will be granted permission to visit the particular GATE test centre a day before GATE exam.
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GATE Exam Pattern 2024

The GATE Exam Pattern 2024 describes the basic framework of the question bank. Multiple-choice (MCQ), multiple-selection (MSQ), and numerical answer type (NAT) questions make up the GATE question paper. There is a negative marking for multiple-choice questions; however, there is no negative marking for questions containing numerical answers.

Here are some key GATE 2024 exam pattern details to consider:

GATE Exam Pattern 2024
Particulars Details
Examination Mode Online
Duration 3 hours (180 minutes)
Number of GATE Papers 30 Papers
Sections General Aptitude (GA) + Selected subject
Type of Questions
  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) and/or
  • Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions
Total Number of Questions 65 Questions (including 10 questions from General Aptitude)
Design of Questions
  • Recall
  • Comprehension
  • Application
  • Analysis & Synthesis
Distribution of Questions - AE, AG, BT, CE, CH, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME, MN, MT, PE, PI, TF, XE and BM
  • Engineering Mathematics – 13 Marks
  • The subject of the paper – 72 MarksGeneral Aptitude – 15 Marks
Distribution of Questions in AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH, and XL
  • The subject of the paper – 85 Marks
  • General Aptitude – 15 Marks
Total Marks 100 Marks
Marking Scheme
  • Questions may carry 1 or 2 marks
  • For incorrect attempt, 1/ 3 mark will be deducted for 1 mark questions
  • For each incorrect attempt, 2/ 3 mark will be deducted for 2 marks questions
  • Zero marks will be awarded for unattempted questions
  • Negative marking: Only MCQ questions will have negative marking.
  • There will be no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions

GATE Syllabus 2024

IISc Bangalore has announced the GATE 2024 Syllabus and information brochure. The exam syllabus varies depending on the paper chosen by the students; however, the syllabus of the General Aptitude (GA) part will be the same for all 30 papers.

Candidates can access the GATE exam syllabus 2024 pdf online by clicking the link below.

GATE Biotechnology Syllabus GATE Architecture and Planning (AR) Syllabus
GATE Life Science Syllabus GATE Geology & Geophysics (GG) Syllabus
GATE Aerospace Engineering Syllabus GATE Syllabus for EE
GATE Ecology and Evolution Syllabus GATE Aptitude Syllabus

The General Aptitude portion will be weighted at 15%, with the core topics receiving 85% of the points. Candidates must study all of the topics covered in the GATE syllabus 2024.

GATE Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering GATE Metallurgy Syllabus
GATE Syllabus for CSE GATE Syllabus for ECE
GATE Mining Engineering Syllabus GATE Civil Engineering Syllabus
GATE Production Engineering Syllabus

GATE Reference Books 2024

Candidates must obtain the correct study material to prepare effectively for the GATE 2024 exam. This section contains specific GATE Exam Books 2024 that are useful for the preparation. GATE 2024 reference books for different sections are listed below.

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GATE Books for ECE GATE Civil Engineering Books

GATE Preparation Tips 2024

Candidates can follow some tips mentioned below to nurture their GATE preparations.

  • Understand the Syllabus and Exam Pattern: The preparation plan will heavily rely on the exam curriculum and the number of topics, understanding the GATE exam 2024 syllabus and exam pattern is crucial.
  • Weightage: Understanding the topic distribution in the GATE question exam allows you to evaluate the weightage of your strong and weak areas, and to prepare effectively.
  • Previous year GATE question papers can be used to establish how subjects are weighted, and then you can focus on those topics that appear to have more questions and weightage in the question paper.
  • Create a Study Strategy: Once acquainted with the exam pattern and topic weightage, developing a complete study strategy is crucial.
  • Practise General Aptitude: The General Aptitude portion is worth 15 mark. To prepare for the general aptitude component, newspapers and past papers from other competitive examinations might be used.
  • GATE 2024 Mock tests: Constant revision is the most important part of GATE exam 2024 preparation. The revision will help you better understand the topics or concepts and broaden your knowledge.
  • Also, solve the preceding five years' papers, which can help you prepare significantly.
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GATE Paper Analysis 2024

GATE Paper Analysis 2024 will be made available online by various coaching institutes. After the exam, candidates can view the analysis of GATE paper 2024 on this page. The GATE 2024 analysis will be based on the views of students and coaching specialists.

Candidates can use the GATE analysis pdf to learn about the exam overview, question kinds, difficulty level, significant topics, and more. GATE exam 2024 analysis will be accessible for all the papers.

GATE Answer Key 2024

The GATE Answer Keys 2024 will be available online at On Feb 21, 2024, tentatively, the official GATE 2024 answer key will be made available. IISc Bangalore will initially issue the GATE 2024 tentative answer key, which will be subject to challenge.

Candidates unhappy with the answer key can tentatively file their challenge from Feb 22 to Feb 25, 2024. IISc Bangalore will prepare GATE 2024 results based on the final answer key.

Steps to Download GATE 2024 Answer Key

Candidates can follow the below steps to download GATE exam 2024 answer key.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website
  • Step 2: Login using the credentials provided at the time of registration.
  • Step 3: Click on the 'Answer Key' link in the notification section.
  • Step 4: View and download the answer key of GATE exam 2024.

GATE Response Sheet 2024

GATE 2024 response sheet and answer key will be available on Feb 16, 2024, tentatively. The response sheets will be released on the official GATE 2024 website - GATE 2024 provisional answer key and response sheet will allow applicants to calculate their tentative exam score.

Steps to Download GATE Response Sheet 2024

Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to download GATE 2024 response sheet.

  • Step 1: Candidate must log on to the GATE 2024 official website - GOAPS portal.
  • Step 2: Candidates are required to provide the registered credentials like GATE 2024 enrolment ID and password OR email ID and password to access the candidate portal.
  • Step 3: After logging in successfully, candidates must select the 'View Response' option.
  • Step 4: GATE 2024 response sheet in PDF format will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: Candidates can now download their response sheet and save it for future reference. 

GATE Rank Predictor 2024

GATE rank predictor 2024 is an important tool used to predict the ranks of the candidates based on their expected scores right before the announcement of the results. It does not return the actual ranks of the candidates but the expected ones. The rank obtained will help the candidates analyze or predict the college they will enter before participating in GATE COAP counselling process 2024.

Candidates who appear for IISc GATE 2024 exam can predict their rank with the help of this rank predictor. They can also calculate their expected marks in the examination with the help of the official answer key 2024, response sheet 2024 and question paper 2024.

GATE Result 2024

GATE Result 2024 will be declared on Mar 16, 2024, after the exam is conducted successfully. The result direct link will be posted on the GATE 2024 website of IISc Bangalore. Candidates can log in to check their GATE results 2024 using their enrollment ID, email address, and password through the direct link posted above.

GATE 2024 result includes details about the candidate's obtained scores and All India Rank. GATE scorecards 2024 will be available on the official portal after the exam results are declared.

Also Read: GATE Marks vs Rank 2024

GATE scorecard 2024 is valid for three years from the release date. This means that GATE 2024 score can be used for admission and job recruitment for three years from 2024 to 2027.

GATE 2024 Result Dates
GATE Result Related Events Dates
GATE 2024 Results Release Date Mar 16, 2024
Scorecard Download Mar 23, 2024

GATE Score Card 2024

GATE Score card 2024 will be released by IISc Bangalore in Mar 2024. The scorecards will be available on the GATE 2024 website at GATE 2024 scorecard will be available for free download to candidates up until a specific date. However, Candidates can access and download their scorecards after the stipulated date with a late of INR 500.

Details Mentioned in GATE Scorecard 2024

The following details will be mentioned in the scorecard of GATE 2024-

  • Candidate’s name and photograph
  • Gender
  • Registration Number of GATE 2024 
  • Attempted GATE paper
  • Obtained Score (calculated out of 1000)
  • Total Marks obtained out of 100 (Raw score)
  • GATE 2024 Score Card Validity
  • Obtained All India Rank
  • Qualifying Marks (Category-wise)
  • Total number of candidates who took the paper

Also Check: GATE Normalization Process

GATE Cut Off 2024

The minimum score needed to pass the GATE entrance exam 2024 is the qualifying cut off. GATE Cut Off 2024will differ for 30 subjects and the various candidate categories.

GATE qualifying cut off 2024 will be released for all categories. Candidates belonging to the general category can check out the table below for GATE cutoff 2024:

GATE Qualifying Cut off 2024 
Paper Name General OBC/EWS SC/ST
Mechanical Engineering (ME) 28.4 25.5 18.9
Civil Engineering (CE) 26.8 23.9 17.7
Electrical Engineering the (EE) 25 22.5 16.6
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) 32.5 29.2 21.6
Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC) 29.9 26.9 19.9
Instrumentation Engineering (IN) 34.8 31.3 23.2
Chemical Engineering (CH) 32.10 34.10 25.2

GATE Counselling 2024

GATE Counselling 2024 will commence soon after the result is declared on Mar 16, 2024. Each applicant must submit a separate application for admission to the schools of their choice. However, COAP will handle the GATE 2024 admissions and counselling procedure for IIT admissions.


The Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP) is a website that provides a common platform for candidates seeking admission to M.Tech programs at participating institutes or job offers from participating public sector units (PSUs).

  • For admission, candidates with valid GATE 2024 scores must register at COAP and the institute's portal.
  • The seat allotment results for all participating IITs and IISc Bangalore will be published on the COAP webpage.
  • Candidates must verify their seat allotment status and accept/reject the seat through the COAP portal 2024.


Centralised Counselling for M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan Admission is the full name of CCMT. Admission to all NITs, IIEST Shibpur, several IIITs, and CFITs' M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan programs is made through the CCMT portal.

  • Candidates with appropriate GATE results must register on the CCMT website.
  • The authority posts the seat allocation results on the CCMT portal.

GATE M.Tech Admission

Candidates who pass the GATE exam will be admitted to IITs, NITs, IIEST Shibpur, some IIITs, CFITs, and other institutes that accept the GATE score.

  • For IIT M.Tech admission, applicants must register at COAP, while for NIT, some IIITs, and CFITs M.Tech admission, applicants must register at CCMT.
  • Candidates must register at both the CCMT and the COAP portals.
  • The seat allocation results will be made public online.  

GATE Rank v/s Institute

GATE cut off for admission to all institutions may change annually, although it has been noted that the rank needed for admission to the best colleges essentially stays the same. As shown in the table below, some examples of ranks that establishments accept are:

GATE Rank and Institutes
Name of the Institute Minimum GATE 2024 rank for admission
IISc Bangalore Less than or equal to 100
IIT Bombay Less than or equal to 100In some of the courses less than or equal to 600
IIT Kharagpur Less than or equal to 600
IIT Hyderabad Less than or equal to 1500

GATE Toppers 2024

GATE Toppers 2024 will be released in the second week of Mar 2024. GATE toppers 2024 are released branch-wise for all 30 papers as All India Rank. GATE Toppers 2024 include names of the candidate, paper name, marks, score, and rank.

The GATE 2024 topper list will be made available online by IISc Bangalore.

PSU Through GATE 2024

In previous years, the GATE score has been used by various reputed Public Sector Undertakings (PSU) to provide recruitment. Some of the PSUs that recruit through the GATE entrance exam are listed below.

PSU Through GATE 2024
PSU Recruitment Through GATE 2024
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) Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCI).

Apart from these companies, direct recruitment to Group A-level posts in Central Government is also done through a valid GATE score. Some of the posts are as follows.

  • Senior Field Officer (Tele)
  • Senior Research Officer (Crypto)
  • Senior Research Officer (S&T) in Cabinet Secretariat.

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PSU Through GATE 2024 Notification

Generally, the notification for these kinds of posts is made in National Newspapers/ Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar. Interested candidates must stay updated with the news not to miss out on any important events related to GATE 2024.

Read More: PSU Through GATE 2024

GATE 2024 Contact Details

In case of any questions or queries, candidates can reach out to the concerned authorities through the following contact details. 

Monday to Friday (except holidays): 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Chairperson, GATE
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
West Bengal - 721302

Phone Number: +91-3222-282091, +91-3222-282095 

Email ID: [email protected]

Official Website:


When will GATE 2024 exam be conducted?

IISc Bangalore will conduct the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2024 in the first week of Feb 2024.

When will the GATE exam 2024 result be released?

The results will be out in the second week of Mar 2024 on GATE 2024 website.

What is GATE exam purpose?

The GATE exam is designed to assess students' understanding in disciplines such as engineering and science. The GATE scorecard is also utilised by a number of PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) to recruit candidates for prestigious employment at Indian Oil, GAIL, and Hindustan Petroleum, among others.

What is GATE exam?

GATE is a national-level exam for applicants seeking admission to Master's programs, postgraduate engineering (ME/M.Tech), or analysis degrees at prominent Indian institutes such as IITs, NITs, and IIITs. IISc Bangalore is hosting the exam this time.

What is GATE full form?

GATE full form is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. GATE 2024 is conducted by IISc Bangalore.

When will the GATE cutoff 2024 be out?

GATE Cutoff 2024 will be published for all the categories - General, OBC, EWS, SC, and ST.

How much time would I need to prepare for GATE 2024 exam?

A preparation time of about 6-7 months would be required to crack the GATE 2024 exam and to get a good score.

When will GATE toppers 2024 list will be published?

GATE toppers 2024 list will be published by the exam authority in the second week of Mar 2024.

Who can take GATE entrance exam 2024?

Students who have already completed any degree programme in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Science, Commerce, or the Arts that has been approved by the government are eligible to sit for the GATE 2024 exam.

How can I download GATE 2024 scorecard?

The conducting body will release the GATE scorecard 2024 in the third week of Mar 2024. The scorecard will be available for download on GOAPS 2024.

As a foreign candidate, what is the GATE 2024 eligibility criteria to apply?

A foreign candidate should have completed or be in the final year of their Bachelor’s Degree (duration must be at least 4 years) in Engineering/Technology. (OR) Candidates should have completed or be in the final year of their Post Graduate (Master's) Degree (duration must be at least 2 years) in any of the relevant subjects in science. The application fee ranges between USD 50 to USD 120 depending on which country the candidate is from. There is no age limit for foreign candidates as well.

Is it mandatory to download the GATE 2024 scorecard?

Candidates who have qualified for GATE 2024 result must download the scorecard for admission and interview purposes.


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