The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, has included 11 new cities as GATE exam centres for the examination. Applicants can check the latest list of GATE exam centres 2022 from this article. As per the official brochure, there will be a total of 8 zonal GATE exam centres 2022. During the registration process, the candidates will be provided with an option where they can select any four exam centres for GATE 2022 as per their preference. All details regarding the GATE 2022 exam centres will be specified by the IIT Bombay on the applicants' admit cards. The candidates are highly advised to reach their GATE exam centres 2022 on time on the day of examination. To know everything about the GATE exam centres 2022, go through the article below.
List of GATE Exam Centres 2022
|Zonal GATE Offices||List of Exam Cities|
|IISc Bangalore||Ananthapuramu, Angamaly, Bagalkot, Belagavi (Belgaum), Ballari (Bellary), Bengaluru South, Bengaluru North, Bidar, Chikkamagaluru, Davanagere, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Hassan, Hubballi (Hubli), Hyderabad, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kolar, Kozhikode, Kurnool, Malappuram, Mangaluru, Manipal, Mysuru (Mysore), Palakkad, Payyanur, Port Blair, Shivamogga (Shimoga), Thrissur, Tumakuru, Vatakara|
|IIT Bombay||Ahmedabad, Ahmednagar, Amravati, Anand, Aurangabad, Baramati, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Chandrapur, Gandhinagar, Goa, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mehsana, Mumbai-Navi Mumbai-Thane, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Raigad, Rajkot, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Surat, Vadodara|
|IIT Delhi||Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Faridabad, Greater NOIDA, Gurugram, Hisar, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu-Samba, Jodhpur, Kota, Mathura, New Delhi, Rohtak, Srinagar, Sikar, Sonepat, Udaipur, Ujjain|
|IIT Guwahati||Agartala, Aizawl, Asansol-Durgapur, Bokaro Steel City, Burdwan, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Dimapur-Kohima, Gangtok, Guwahati, Imphal, Itanagar, Jorhat, Kalyani, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Shillong, Silchar, Siliguri, Tezpur|
|IIT Kanpur||Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bhopal, Gorakhpur, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi|
|IIT Kharagpur||Balasore, Berhampur (Odisha), Bhilai, Bhubaneswar, Bilaspur (CG), Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Eluru, Hooghly (WB), Jamshedpur, Kakinada (AP), Kharagpur, Kolkata, Raipur, Rajamahendravaram (Rajahmundry), Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Tadepalligudem, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam|
|IIT Madras||Alappuzha, Aluva-Ernakulam, Attingal, Chengannur, Chennai South, Chennai West, Chirala, Chittoor, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Gudur, Guntur, Idukki, Kadapa, Kanjirapally, Kanyakumari-Nagercoil, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kodad, Kollam, Kothamangalam, Kottayam, Madurai, Muvattupuzha, Namakkal, Nellore, Ongole, Puducherry, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruvananthapuram, Thoothukudi, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Tirupati, Vellore, Villupuram, Virudhunagar, Warangal|
|IIT Roorkee||Ambala, Amritsar, Bathinda, Dehradun, Ghaziabad, Haldwani, Hamirpur-Una (HP), Jalandhar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Ludhiana, Meerut, Mohali-Chandigarh, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, NOIDA, Panipat, Pathankot, Patiala-Sangrur, Roorkee, Shimla-Solan, Yamunanagar|
New GATE Exam Centres 2022
The new GATE exam centres 2022 added by the conducting authority is tabulated below. Candidates can have a look at it for their reference.
|Zonal GATE offices||List of Exam Cities|
|IIT Bombay||Akola (MH)
Sangamner- Loni- Shirdi (MH)
|IIT Kharagpur||Baharampur- Murshidabad (WB)
|IIT Roorkee||Kangra (HP)|
GATE Exam Centres For International Candidates
This year the GATE exam centres for international candidates will be in Ethiopia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, UAE, Nepal, and Singapore. As mentioned above, the GATE international exam centres will only be continued if the present COVID-19 situation normalizes by November 2021. If not then, the GATE 2022 exams in the international centres will be "Cancelled".
The international candidates have to refer to the below table in order to be thorough with the application fee for the GATE international exam centre. Also, the Indian nationals applying for international GATE 2022 exam centres will have to pay the fees according to the test city as tabulated below:
|International GATE 2022 Exam Centres||Application Fee (in US$)|
|Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka, Kathmandu||USD 50|
|Dubai and Singapore||USD 100|
How to choose a GATE Exam Centre 2022?
While filling the GATE application form, candidates have to select their respective GATE 2022 exam centre as per their preferences. Candidates will be allowed to select any 4 exam centres. Applicants who have questions like 'how to choose a GATE exam centre?', can follow the points listed out below:
- The first and second GATE exam centre 2022 must belong to the same zone.
- The third choice of exam centre can be from any zone.
- After candidates fill in all their details, they are provided with an option wherein they can select the GATE exam centre 2022 of their own choice.
- The exam centre has to be selected from the given list of options.
- Candidates are highly advised to select a GATE 2022 exam centre which is very close to their residence.
- Applicants need to ensure that the authority will assign them their respective GATE exam centres 2022 on a first-come-first-serve basis.
- After the exam centres are selected, candidates have to complete all the required procedure and make payment.
- Candidates who register successfully will be allotted admit cards where the final GATE exam centre 2022 will be mentioned on it.
How to change GATE Exam Centre 2022?
The conducting authority has provided with a facility, wherein the candidates can change their GATE exam centre 2022, by sending them a request application letter. Applicants need to ensure that they send the request letter only through the official website of GOAPS. An additional fee will be charged for changing the exam centre 2022.
- Candidates must be clear and should have a valid reason for changing their GATE 2022 exam centre.
- An additional fee of INR 400 has to be paid against the change in the GATE application form.
Instructions to be followed at the GATE Exam Centre 2022
The examination authority has structured few instructions and a set of rules that have to be followed by each aspirant, in order to conduct the examination smoothly and ethically. The instructions to be followed at the GATE 2022 exam centres are listed below:
- Candidates will only be permitted to enter the GATE exam centre 2022 only with a valid GATE admit card and a Photo ID.
- Applicants are highly advised to reach the exam centre at least 60 minutes prior to the given time.
- The authority will provide scribble pads for rough work and the same must be returned after the exam gets over.
- The authority will also provide a virtual scientific calculator at the GATE 2022 exam centre.
- Leaving the exam hall during the examination is strictly prohibited.
- Candidates will not be allowed to enter the exam hall after 9:30 AM (for morning session) and 02:30 PM (for afternoon session).
- Applicants will be permitted only if their credentials are verified by the officials present at the GATE exam centre 2022.