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Dates for applying to GATE 2017 announced

The dates and qualification requirements for applying to Graduate Aptitude Test In Engineering (GATE) 2017 have been announced. The GATE is the gateway for students or professionals from technical backgrounds to seek higher education opportunities including Master and Doctoral programmes in the country; and also to qualify for various government scholarships and assistance programmes in technical fields under the Ministry of Human Resources and Development (MHRD).

The eligibility criteria for interested candidates are as follows:

  • Candidates must have Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after Diploma in Engineering/Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programmes.
  • Candidates must have Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (Five year course) and those who are in the final year of such programmes.
  • Candidates must have Bachelor’s degree of Four-year programme in Science (B.S.) and those who are in the final year of such programmes.
  • Candidates must have Master’s degree in any branch of Science / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final year of such programme.
  • Four-year Integrated Master’s degree (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/ Technology and those in the second or higher year of such programmes.
  • Five-year Integrated Master’s degree or Dual Degree in Engineering/ Technology and those in the fourth or higher year of such programmes.
  • Five-year Integrated M.Sc. or Five year Integrated B.Sc./ M.Sc. degree and those in the final year of such programmes.
  • Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognizsed by UPSC/ AICTE as equivalent to B.E./ B.Tech. Those who have completed Section-A of AMIE or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible

Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by IE(I), AMICE(I) by the Institute of Civil Engineers(India)-ICE(I)) as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. Those who have completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

The only way of submitting applications is online. The online application forms may be submitted through the website of the respective zonal GATE office of the city in which the candidate wishes to appear. For further details regarding the filling out of forms or any queries, aspirants may refer to the website of the Indian Institute of technology Roorkee. Further details and Online Application Form can be obtained by accessing any of the GATE zonal website http://gate.iitr.ernet.in

Interested candidates should note that online applications can be filled and submitted starting from September 1, 2016. October 4, 2016 is the last day for submission of applications.

Documents to be submitted along with the application form are Photograph, proof of eligibility and category certificate for SC/ST/PwD.

The dates for the exam have been set as 04th – 05th February 2017 & 11th – 12th February 2017. The Final Schedule shall be displayed on the GATE 2017 website.

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6 Responses to “Dates for applying to GATE 2017 announced”

  1. teju says:

    good information

  2. m naresh kumar says:

    Good information i like it

  3. Thanks for giving gate information

  4. suraj kumar says:

    I AM DOING B.SC final(III)
    I want do m.sc in chemistry but. I do not know.how can I apply for m.sc and where.please give me information about it.thank you for giving your valuable time.

  5. monika says:

    i am doing B.E (III)year in information science i want to do m.tech wen i want to apply for m.tech gate exam wen is the last date to pay for entrance gate exam fee 2015