Candidates can download their Admit Card from the online portal from 5th January 2018 (tentative) onwards. No hard copies of the Admit Card will be sent to candidates on their mailing address. Don’t forget to carry your admit card to the examination center along with you Identity proof (PAN card, Aadhaar card, passport, voter ID, driving license etc.). GATE Admit card and original ID proof are mandatory to enter into the examination hall.
GATE Exam 2018 Results
GATE 2018 results are scheduled to be announced on 17th March 2018 at GOAPS website. The score will be valid for three years from the date of result announcement.
GATE Exam Score Card
After the result announcement, qualified candidates can download their GATE score card. GATE score card can be downloaded from 20th March 2018 to 31st May 2018. After 31st May 2018, GATE score card (soft copy) will be available for a payment of ₹ 500 (five hundred) until 31st December 2018.
Q. 1. What is the date of GATE 2018 Exam?
The GATE 2018 Exam will be held on Feb 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th February 2018. Each day it will be conducted in two sessions: Morning Sessions from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM and in Afternoon Session from 2:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
Q.2. What is the eligibility for the GATE Exam?
The candidate should have done his Bachelors in Science or Engineering. Students in the final year of their graduation can also appear for the GATE Exam.
Q.3. If there is an age limit for the GATE Exam?
No, there is no age limit for the GATE Exam.
Q. 4. If the hard copy of Application form is to be sent?
No, there is no need to send the hard copy of the Application form. It should be submitted online only.
Q.5. How to track the status of one’s application form online?
Candidate can track the status of their online application form with the help of their login credentials for GOAPS (GATE Online Application Processing System).
Q.6. Is it necessary to upload one’s photograph and signature as per the specified dimensions?
Yes, it is important to submit one’s photograph and signature as per the required dimensions in the application form otherwise it will be rejected.
Q.7. Can any changes be made after filling the online application form and submitting it?
No, it would not be possible for the candidate to make any further changes in the application form once it is being submitted.
Q.8. If a candidate is in the final year of his degree but has not been given mark sheet, will he be allowed to take up the exam?
Yes, he is eligible to take the GATE Exam, if he provides the provisional certificate or mark sheet of his earlier semesters.
Q.9. What identification proofs are accepted along with the Application form?
Following identification proofs are accepted – Passport, Voter Id, PAN Card, Aadhaar, College id, Employee id and driving license.
Q. 10. How to make payment of application fee through the e-challan mode?
The candidate should get the print of the generated e-challan receipt and go to any branch of SBI and pay the required money. Bank may charge processing fees and other charges.