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GATE Application Form 2018 Information Brochure, Online Registration, Status


GATE Application Form

GATE Application Form 2018: Final Date for submission of GATE Application Form has been declared. Latest GATE Information Brochure has been updated on official portal on 17-08-2017. Online registration and submission of application form will be done on or before the last date that is 05-10/2017. GATE 2018 Exam is scheduled to be held on 03/02/2018, 04/02/2018 and 10/02/2018 and 11/02/2018. To check status of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2018 and submitting application through proper channel, go through this page.

This Page Includes:
  • GATE 2018 Eligibility
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Pattern
  • Application Fee
  • Selection Process
  • Negative Marking Details
  • Graduate Aptitude Test Syllabus
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2018 Solved Question Paper
  • Process to fill GATE Application Form
  • Important Dates
According to the GATE Exam Notice 2018, only those who will match with the GATE Criteria can participate for the Exam. We, the team of www.privatejobshub.in, are describing other relevant information about filling GATE Online Application, GATE Application Form Status and Gate Exam Details below on this page for our visitors. By following these details, you will not face any difficulty at time of applying. Candidates, who are matching with give eligibility conditions, can only apply for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2018.

Latest Update: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati has recently released the GATE Exam Schedule / GATE 2018 Exam Dates for all branches. As per GATE Schedule 2018, Exam will be conducted on 03-02-2018, 04-02-2018 and 10-02-2018 and 11-02-2018 in two Shifts. GATE 2018 Examinations for 23 papers will be conducted across eight sessions as per below given schedule. GATE 2018 Admit Card will be available online from 05-01-2018 onwards. GATE Result 2018 will be declared on 17-03-2018. 

GATE Application Form

GATE Application Form

Name of Conducting Body
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Name of Exam
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2018
Mode of apply
Last Date
to fill GATE Application Form
GATE 2018 Exam
February 03rd & 04th February and 10th & 11th February 2018 (Saturdays & Sundays)

GATE Eligibility Criteria 2018:

Qualifying Degree
Qualifying Degree/Examination
Status of the Degree
Year of Passing
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/
Technology (4 years after 10+2 or
3 years after B.Sc./Diploma in
Engineering/ Technology) and
those who are in the final year of
such programs
Pursuing final year examination or completed
5-years bachelor’s degree in Architecture
Pursuing final year examination or completed
B.Sc. Research/B.S.
4-years Bachelor’s degree in Science (post-diploma or after 10+2)
Pursuing final year examination or completed
M. Sc./M.A./MCA or
Master’s degree in Science/Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent
Currently in final year or completed
Int. M.E/M.Tech
4-years Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering / Technology
Presently in 2nd/3rd/4th year or completed
Int. M.E./M.Tech or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)
5-years Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering/Technology
Currently in 4th/5th year or completed
Int. M.Sc/Int. B.S.-M.S.
Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated
B. S./M. S. program
Pursuing final year examination or 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)
Completed section A or equivalent of such professional

Go For: GATE Eligibility Criteria

Way to fill GATE Application Form:

Step 1: GATE Online Application Processing System

GOAPS Registration :
  • Aspirants may apply online by visiting the Gate Official Website that is www.gate.iitg.ac.in.
  • On home page of official site select and hit “and read the GATE Notification 2018 carefully.
  • Again back to home page and hit the appropriate link to fill GATE Online Registration Form. Gate Brochure” that is given under ‘Quick Links’.
  • Read the given Gate Notification and after that select link for online Gate Registration.
  • Enter your personal mobile number and e-mail address because all communication will be done through it.  
GOAPS Enrollment ID:
  • GOAPS Enrollment ID will be given to the all registered candidates.
  • All future communication regarding the examination will be done through GOAPS Enrollment ID.
  • All communications from the Offices will be sent to this email address
GOAPS Password:
  • The candidate chooses a password during Enrollment at GOAPS.
  • This password must be remembered along with the GOAPS Enrolment ID to Gate Goaps Login.
  • You are recommended to choose the password which is not easily guessed by any one.
Step 2: Filling in GATE 2018 Application:

Required Data for Filling GATE Online Application Form:
  • Personal information (name, date of birth, personal mobile number, parents’ name,parents’ mobile number, etc.).
  • Address for Communication (including PIN code)
  • Eligibility degree details
  • College name and address with PIN code
  • GATE paper (subject)
  • Choice of GATE examination cities
  • High quality image of candidate’s photograph conforming to the requirements specified
  • Good quality image of candidate’s signature conforming to the requirements specified
  • Scanned copy of the Eligibility Certificate in pdf format (Degree Certificate or
  • Provisional Certificate or Certificate from the Head of the Department/Institute (in the
  • format specified in Appendix A)
  • Scanned copy of Category (SC/ST) certificate (if applicable) in pdf format
  • Scanned copy of PwD Certificate (if applicable) in pdf format
  • Scanned copy of Dyslexic Certificate (if applicable) in pdf format
  • Details of the valid Identity Document (ID) (The same ID, in original, should be carried
  • to the examination hall)
  • Net-banking/debit card/credit card details for fee payment
Application Filling:
  • Now go for GATE 2018 Login and GATE Application Form will be displayed on your computer screen.
  • You need to fill the asked details before proceeding for payment.
  • Fill the GATE Application Form with all necessary information in an appropriate manner without any mistakes.
Identity Proof:
  • Candidates need to upload any one of the following Identity Documents such as Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar-UID, College ID, Employee ID and Driving License.
  • For international candidates, ONLY a valid Passport/Government issued ID/College ID/Employee ID will be accepted.
Supporting Documents:
  • Candidates need to have the following certificates such as Category (SC/ST) Certificate, Person with Disability (PwD) Certificate and Dyslexic Certificate.
Step 3: Photograph and Signature Requirements:

Photograph Requirements:
  • Candidates need to upload a Photograph of 3.5 cm Width × 4.5 cm Height.
  • The photograph must be in COLOR and taken after 01 August 2017 in a professional studio.
  • Maximum size for JPEG can be 480×640 in pixels (0.3 Mega pixel). Minimum size for JPEG should be 240×320 pixels.
  • Background of the photograph must be white or a light color.
Signature Requirements:
  • Sign in the rectangular box of size 2 cm × 7 cm (Height × Width) on an A4 white paper.
  • The signature with all CAPITAL LETTERS or in any other color (other than black and blue) will NOT be accepted.
  • Only JPEG image format will be accepted.
  • Max size is 160×560 in pixels and Min size is 80×280 in pixels.
Step 4: Application Fee Payment Options:

GATE 2018 Application Fee:

For Indian Candidates
For Women Categories
Rs. 750/-
For SC/ST/PwD Categories
Rs. 750/-
All Other Categories
Rs. 1500/-
For International Candidates
Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka and Kathmandu
US$ 50
Dubai and Singapore
US$ 100

Mode of Payment:

Aspirants need to pay the application fee through online mode using Net Banking, Debit Card or e-Challan. 

Step 5: GATE Online Form 2018 Scrutiny and Rectification
  • If candidates find any mistake in their GATE Application Form after submission, then they can rectify filled details.
  • The status of the application and defects identified in the application will be intimated to the candidates by an e-mail and/or SMS.
  • The status of application form can be verified anytime by logging into GOAPS.
  • GATE 2018 Online Form Correction contains Name of Candidate, DOB, Name of Parent/Guardian, Status from Gen to OBC and OBC to General, Year of Qualifying Degree etc.
Selection Process:
  • Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.
  • Admissions in IITs/IISc or other Institutes for PG Courses through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Scores shall be advertised separately by the Institutes and GATE 2018.
  • The score is used for admissions to post-graduate programs (e.g. M.E./M.Tech/ Direct Ph.D.)

GATE 2018 Exam Pattern:
  • This exam is held for total 23 papers. Candidates are allowed to appear in only one of the 23 papers.
  • The examination is computer based test and will contain 65 questions of maximum 100 marks.
  • There will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) & Numerical Answer Type Questions (NAT) in examination.
  • For MCQ, 4 choices will be provided while there will be no options provided for NAT.
  • In the paper of XE, new section (H) namely Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences has been included.
  • MCQ and NAT questions will carry 1 or 2 marks in all papers.
Download Gate Information Brochure – Get Details

Section of Exam
Total No. of
Marks for each Correct
General Aptitude
1 to 5
1 to 25
26 to 55
Marks Distribution
Total Questions: 65
Total Marks: 100
Total Duration: 3 hours
Technical Section:
 70 marks
General Aptitude: 15 marks
Engineering Mathematics:
15 marks
Numeric Answer Type Questions: 25 to 40 marks

Get More Details on: GATE Exam Pattern

GATE Exam Negative Marking Details:

Type of Questions
Total Marks
Negative Marking
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
1 mark
2 marks
Numerical Answer Questions
1 mark
2 marks

GATE Admit Card 2018:

All the candidates are required to bring GATE Admit Card along with them at time of examination. No one will be allowed for exam without GATE Hall Ticket. Your Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Admit Card will be available on official portal of the organization that is www.gate.iitg.ac.in.

GATE Syllabus 2018:

Candidates need to prepare all the topics that are given in the GATE Exam Syllabus. Various topics are given under General Aptitude, Electrical Engineering (EE) Computer Science and Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering and other subjects. Download Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Syllabus and start preparation.

Gate Question Papers 2018:

Gate Previous Year Question Papers contains questions that are asked in the previous some years. By preparing through this Model Question Paper or Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Question Paper, you can know the pattern of questions asked in the exam. Also by pressing the link given here, you can solve the online test and know the correct answer for all questions.

Press To See: Gate Study Material

GATE Online Form  Correction:
  • Corrections / Modifications in GATE 2018 Application Form will be granted in following fields only:
  • Name of Candidate
  • DOB
  • Name of Parent/Guardian
  • Status from Gen to OBC and OBC to General
  • Have you graduated in the above degree?
  • Year of Qualifying Degree
GATE Exam Schedule 2018:

GATE Exam Dates 2018
GATE Papers
03-02-2018 (Saturday)
09:00 – 12:00 hrs (IST) (Forenoon Session)
03-02-2018 (Saturday)
14:00 – 17:00 hrs (IST) (Afternoon Session)
04-02-2018 (Sunday)
09:00 – 12:00 hrs (IST) (Forenoon Session)
04-02-2018 (Sunday)
14:00 – 17:00 hrs (IST) (Afternoon Session)
10-02-2018 (Saturday)
09:00 – 12:00 hrs (IST) (Forenoon Session)
10-02-2018 (Saturday)
14:00 – 17:00 hrs (IST) (Afternoon Session)
11-02-2018 (Sunday)
09:00 – 12:00 hrs (IST) (Forenoon Session)
11-02-2018 (Sunday)
14:00 – 17:00 hrs (IST) (Afternoon Session)

 GATE Important Dates:

Online GATE Application Form 2018 Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens for Enrolment, Application Filling, Application Submission
01/09/2017 (Friday)
Last Date for Submission of GATE Application Form 2018 through Website
05/10/2017 (Thursday)
Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login
17/11/2017 (Friday)
Availability of Admit Card on the GATE Online Application Form Interface for printing
05/01/2018 (Friday)
GATE Examination Dates
February 03 & 04 & February 10 & 11, 2018 (Saturdays & Sundays)
Announcement of GATE 2018 Results on the Online Application Website
17/03/2018 (Saturday)

Contenders may get the complete details about GATE Application Form 2018; just go through this Official Link. To get more Gate Details, you need to keep touch with our web portal.

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