The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is conducted for thousands of candidates willing to pursue higher education in the field of Engineering. It helps students to carry on with their degree for Majors/Masters from one of the most prestigious colleges or institutes located in various part of thecountry. GATE 2017 will be conducting exams too which is to be held at different dates set by the organisation in scattered centres in major cities nationwide. The exam pattern may carry out some changes but dates and venues are the same which have been mentioned in the article below.
GATE 2017 Exam Schedule
The following entrance exam date of Engineering GATE 2017 has been scheduled on February 4, 5, 11 and 12, 2017, where candidates will be allowed to appear in two shifts, morning and afternoon on weekends.
New Exam Pattern of GATE 2017
- The pattern for the respective exam has been changed as this year Indian Institute of Roorkee would be commencing it through an online computer based test.
- The total number of papers will be 23 in various disciplines where a candidate have to appearin a single paper.
- Out of 23 papers, most of it will comprise multiple choice questions.
- Most importantly, some of the papers will be divided into multiple sessions within 4 days of commencement of the exam.
- IIT Delhi exam schedule will be notified later through the official website wherein rest of the 11 other institutes will carry on with the same given exam schedule.
- Numerical answers to the required questions can be given via a virtual keyboard which will be provided during the examination.
- Apart from provided virtual calculator or keyboard, physical calculator, wrist watches, mobile phones or any kind of related electronic devices ought to be strictly avoided in the centre.
- Before sitting in the exam seat, biometric information needs to be given for security purpose which includes photograph and fingerprints.
How To Fill Application Form for GATE 2017
- Visit the official website of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.
- Click on the link provided in the page and follow to a new page.
- Now fill in the required information along with the security key and click on Submit button.
- Get your Enrolment No. and the password which will help you in downloading your Admit Card when required.
- Keep it safely for future purposes.
The Admit Cards distribution will be announced shortly through the website of the Centre, after which GATE 2017 exam will be conducted as scheduled.