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GATE 2019 Application Form

The GATE 2019 Application Form submission process has been started from 1st September 2018 and examination will be conducted on 2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th February 2019. This year, GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) will be conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM). These are one of the top most colleges of India which offer the Postgraduate courses and PhD courses to B.TECH/B.E graduates through GATE Exam. The examination date has been scheduled for 2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th February 2019. 

Latest Updates - GATE Notification 2019 has been announced and Application Form Submission / Registration has been started from 1st September 2018. Today is the last date to apply for GATE 2019 Exam. Interested Candidates should Apply Now.
GATE Exam 2019

GATE 2019 Application Form Details:

Examination Name

GATE 2019

Organized by

IIT Madras

Exam Mode


Apply Mode


Official Website

Important Dates:

Gate 2019 Apply Online Starting Date

01st September 2018

Gate Application Form 2019 Last Date

21st September 2018

Extended Closing Date for Submission of (Online) Application

1st October 2018

Last Date for Requesting Change of Examination City (an additional fee will be applicable) 16th November 2018

GATE Admit Card 2019 Release Date

04th January 2019

GATE 2019 Exam Date

2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th February 2019

GATE Result Date

16th March 2019

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering in relevant trade.

Additional information regarding it can be seen via official notification link given below.

Age Limit:

For SME Post- 30-40 Years

For DGM Post- 42-52 Posts

For DM Post- 25-35 Posts

Selection Process

Phase I

Online Examination

Phase II


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GATE 2019 examination will be conducted by the IIT Madras. In GATE 2019 Registration, aspirants can only apply for one of the disciplines from 24 streams. Many PSU’s and private company’s recruit candidates on the basis of their GATE Score Card. The GATE exam is used to analysis technical skills as well as mathematical and logical skills. The gate score is valid for three years afterwards it will be expired. GATE examination is conducted by the seven IITs (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, and Roorkee) and IISc and is one of the toughest examinations of India.

GATE 2019 Exam Details

  • Course: GATE examination is conducted for admission to ME, M.Tech./Ph.D programme in IITs, IISc and various other institutions.
  • Number of Papers: GATE 2019 is held for total 24 papers. Candidates are allowed to appear in only one of the 23 papers.
  • Mode of Examination: The examination mode will be online only (CBT).
  • GATE 2019 Exam is ooing to be Organised by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT M)

About IIT and IISc: The IIT’s and IISc are the autonomous public colleges which provide higher education to the students in India. These institutions are controlled by Institutes of Technology Act, 1961 implemented by the government. There are total 23 IITs are located across the country. The first Indian Institute of Technology is IIT Kharagpur and it is started in 1951. This year, GATE exam will be conducted by Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT M). Every year the registration of candidates crosses 6 lakh in the counting of registration forms and around 5 lakh students appear for the exam (approximately). We like to draw your attention towards the most important factor, which is Eligibility Criteria of GATE 2019.

GATE 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

Here we have mentioned overall eligibility criteria of GATE 2019 Examination. Candidates can eligibility criteria as per their course. 

Educational Qualification

Qualification Required

Description about the Qualifying Degree

Status of the Degree

Year of Passing


Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./Diploma in Engineering /Technology)

Currently in the final year or already completed


B.Sc. Research/B.S.

Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/4 years after 10+2)

Currently in the 4th year or already completed



Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (5 years course) Currently in the final year or already completed


M. Sc./M.A./MCA or


Master’s degree in any branch of Science/Mathematics/Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalent Currently in the final year or already completed


Int. M.E/M.Tech


Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering/Technology (4 years program) Currently in the 2nd/ 3 rd/4th year or already completed


Int. M.E./M.Tech or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)

Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering/Technology (5 years program) Currently in the 4 th/5th year or already completed


Int. M.Sc/Int. B.S.-M.S.

Integrated M.Sc. or 5 years integrated B.S.-M.S. program Currently in the final year or already completed


Professional Society Examination equivalent to B.Tech/B.E./B.Arch

B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g., AMIE by Institution of Engineers- India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India and so on)

Completed Section A or equivalent of such professional courses


Age Limit: Candidate's minimum age should be at least 21 years and there is no upper age limit is required for GATE Exam. However, candidates will have to carry their graduation degree with them.

GATE 2019 Online Registration:

The application procedure to enroll in GATE 2019 Notification is very easy. You have to fill all the personal and official details carefully. However, you will get the chance to make correct changes but that will be charged. GATE 2019 Application Form has been released and now already registered and new candidates can apply online fill the application form till 1st October 2018. Candidates are suggested to fill the application form before the last date because no one will be applicable to apply after the last date. This is an online process, so candidates are advised to fill application form only via online procedure because offline application form will not be acceptable. So, let us discuss the steps for GATE 2019 Online Registration.

How to Apply for GATE 2019 Exam?

  • Firstly you have to visit the official website of GATE.
  • Login into the site. If you don’t have logic id then sign up.
  • After login, fill the GATE 2019 Application Form.
  • The registration form is divided into many parts i.e. Personal details, Educational details, thumb impression, photograph, and signature.
  • If you are considered in any reserved category that you must have to upload original certificate regarding it.
  • Fill all the data correctly.
  • The last step will be of payment.
  • Then after payment confirmation message is being sent to you in your mail account.
  • You have successfully submitted your application.

The correction in the GATE Application Form 2019 will be allowed only after the online registration. In case, if any mistake will be committed by the candidate in the application then, he/she has to send an email subjecting “Correction in data (Enrollment Number)” along with the documented proof.

GATE Corrections/Modifications will be granted in the following fields:

  • DOB (Date of Birth)
  • Name of Candidate
  • Name of Parent/Guardian
  • Have you graduated with the above degree?
  • Status from Gen to OBC and OBC to General
  • Year of Qualifying Degree

GATE 2019 Application Fee:

There is a various method available which you can choose to pay fee charges. GATE 2019 application fee is different for the general and reserved category. For more details, check out the table below.

For Examination Centres in India On or Before
21st Sept. 2018
During the
Extended Period
Female candidates


Rs. 1250/-
SC/ST/PwD* category candidates


Rs. 1250/-
All other candidates


Rs. 2000/-
For Examination Centres outside India
(All Candidates)

Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka and Kathmandu US$ 50 US$ 70
Dubai and Singapore US$ 100 US$ 120

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam Mode: The GATE 2019 exam will be conducted online only (CBT).
  • Exam Duration: The examination time will be 3 hours.
  • Number of Questions: Total 65 questions will be asked in GATE 2019 Exam for maximum 100 marks.
  • Type of Questions: The MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) & NAT (Numerical Answer Type) Questions will be asked in GATE examination.
  • Section Common in All GATE Papers: The GA (General Aptitude) section is common in all papers. It will contain total 10 questions for maximum 15 marks (5 questions of 1 mark and 5 questions of 2 marks).
  • New Section: In the paper of XE, a new section (H) namely Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences has been included from the year 2018.
  • Marking Scheme: MCQ and NAT questions will carry 1 or 2 marks in all papers.
  • Negative Marking: There will be a negative marking of 1/3 marks for the questions carrying 1 mark. Likewise, for questions carrying 2 marks, 2/3 marks will be deducted. No negative marking for Numerical Answer Type questions.

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern for All Papers except GG, XE, XL:

  • 25 questions of 1 mark each.
  • 30 questions of 2 marks each.
  • 10 questions from GA.

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern for Paper XE:

  • Section A – Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory Section) – Total 11 questions will be asked. 7 questions of 1 mark each and 4 questions of 2 marks each. It is common to all candidates.
  • Any two of XE sections from B to H – 22 questions. 9 questions carrying 1 mark and 13 questions carrying 2 marks.
  • 10 questions from GA.

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern for Paper GG:

  • Part A – 25 questions of 1 mark each. This part is common for all candidates.
  • Part B – 30 questions of 2 marks each. This part has two sections, section-1 is of Geology and section-2 is of Geophysics.
  • 10 questions from GA.

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern for Paper XL:

  • Section P – Chemistry (compulsory section) – It contains total 15 questions (5 questions of 1 marks and 10 questions of 2 marks).
  • Any two of XL sections Q to U – Total 20 questions (10 questions of 1 mark each and 10 questions of 2 marks).
  • 10 questions from GA.




No. of


Marks Per




General Aptitude

1 to 5








1 to 25




26 to 55




Total Questions: 65

Total Marks: 100

Total Duration: 3 hours

Technical Section:

 70 Marks

General Aptitude: 15 Marks

Engineering Mathematics:

15 Marks

25 marks to 40 marks will be allotted for Numeric Answer Type Questions

GATE 2019 Syllabus:

Technical section: - You have to prepare for your respective subject which you have chosen during filling up the form.

Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Security

Distributed Computing, Image Processing, Computer Networks and Distributed Systems.

Artificial Intelligence Database and Information Systems, Programming languages, Advanced Computing.



Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

Telecommunication Technology & Management, Optoelectronics & Optical Communication, Nanotechnology, Digital Signal Processing Control & Automation, Micro Electronics, Microwave Engineering, Communication Engineering, VLSI Design Tool Technology and Integrated Electronics & Circuits.

Electrical Engineering

Power Systems, Control & Automation, Power Electronics

Machines & Drives, Digital Signal Processing

Instrumentation Technology.

Computer Science and Engineering & Information Technology

Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Security, Software Engineering, Distributed Computing, Image Processing, Computer Systems and Hardware, Database and Information Systems, Programming languages, Computer Networks and Distributed Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Computing

Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing Science & Engineering

Production ELanguagesg, Design of Mechanical Equipment or Machine Design

Thermal Engineering, Industrial Engineering

Material Science & Management.

Civil Engineering

Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Engineering & Management, Water Resources Engineering

Rock Engineering & Underground Structure


This section is consist of mathematical questions, English question as well as some general awareness questions.


Profit & loss, Percentage, Averages, Proportions, Ratios, Compound interest, Simple interest, Time distance and work, Time speed and distance etc.

GATE 2019 Selection Procedure:

Generally, the GATE 2019 Selection Procedure based on 3 stages: Registration form, online exam and at last counselling of the selected candidates. We will explain you better by providing steps regarding it.

  1. Visit the official website.
  2. Fill up the registration form.
  3. Appear for the GATE 2019 Examination.
  4. Wait for the results.
  5. Finally, you can see your results on the official website.
  6. You have to apply to the IITs College individually and for NIITS admission are done through the CCMT (Centralized Counselling for M.Tech/M.Plan) process.
  7. The CCMT will be applied online on the website of GATE Examination.

GATE Admit Card 2019:

Candidates who will successfully submit their GATE 2019 Application Form are able to download GATE 2019 Admit Card from 4th January 2019. The Admit card has been released on the official website. As the hall ticket of GATE 2019 examination, it has been issued from 4th January 2019 onwards while the examination will be conducted on 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th February 2018. Hall ticket is of prime importance for the examination because it has all the details about exam like examination centre, timing, date of exam, etc. Candidates have to bring this admit card to get an entry into the examination hall.

GATE Cut Off 2019:

GATE 2019 Cut-Off Marks are the minimum marks which required for a candidate to qualify in the examination. Cut-Off Marks for GATE 2019 will be released after the declaration of GATE 2019 Result. These scores will help us in approximating, whether the candidate will qualify the exam or not or reach the set cut-off limit or not. Students can compare their scores with the cut-off marks to know whether they’ve qualified the exam or not.

GATE Result 2019:

The Result of GATE 2019 exam will be declared after one month of the examination. As per the official released dates, GATE 2019 Result will be announced on 16th March 2019 (Saturday) on the official website that is Total score would be generated after analysing all the three sections. The candidate’s who will score well in this examination will be eligible to take admission in Top Engineering Colleges for the M.Tech degree or any other equivalent degree.

GATE Previous Year Papers:

We’ve also collected here Previous Year Papers of GATE to help you understand the type of questions asked in the examination. These test will help you gain a command over all the sections and will also help you understand the marking scheme in the question paper. GATE Previous Year Papers are of great help in scoring good marks, as the pattern somewhere remains the same and it also makes you aware of the distribution of scores according to the question.

GATE Preparation:

We have listed here Best Preparation Tips to Crack GATE 2019. So, have a glance at the mentioned tips and make a strategic plan to qualify one’s examination.

  • Be thorough enough about the GATE 2019 exam
  • Just be consistent in your learning process
  • Focus on your goal and try to be less diverted
  • Practice more and more Mock Tests and Previous Year Papers
  • Read the question carefully and then answer it
  • Distribute time evenly for each and every question
  • Try to solve the question paper in time
  • In the end, we would like to wish you a Good Luck for the Exam

The GATE 2019 Application Form Submission has been started from 1st September 2018. So, candidates are advised to start preparation to score well in this examination.

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