Today is the last day for online registration of GATE 2018 exam. Candidates can register till 20:00 hours on the official portal.
9 October 2017: Today is the last date for GATE Exam online registration. Interested candidates can apply for the exam till 08:00 P.M. through the official registration link (http://appsgate.iitg.ac.in/). Earlier the last date for the registration was 5 October which was extended to 9 October by the exam conducting authority, IIT Guwahati.
As per the official notification; “In response to the request received for the extension of the closing date for application submission, it has been extended to 20:00 Hrs (IST) of 9th October 2017 (Monday).”
For candidates whose application reads “under scrutiny”, another update was published stating; “The scrutiny process will continue even after the application portal is closed.”
Candidates have also been relaxed from the mandatory email-id and phone number verification process. An official update states; “Due to last minute rush, the mandatory verification of email and mobile number (before submitting the GATE application form) is relaxed. You will be able to submit the application form now without verifying the email address and mobile number. Also make the payment before due date. However, you need to verify the email and mobile number later by login to GOAPS.”
The exam is scheduled to be conducted on 3, 4, 10 and 11 February 2018. As per the official schedule released by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati; the result is scheduled to be released in the month of March 2018.