GATE 2024 Exam Dates February 2024 Download

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering examinations are scheduled to be held from 3rd-11th Feb 2024. GATE 2024 exam dates are 3, 4, 10 and 11 Feb 2024.

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2024 examinations are scheduled to be held From February 03, 2024 and will continue till February 11, 2024. GATE 2024 exam dates are 03, 04 and 10, 11 February 2024 (Official).

Candidates who qualify in GATE can seek admission with possible financial assistance to Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Science, and Humanities; and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Engineering, Science, and Humanities, in institutions supported by Ministry of Education (MoE) and other Government agencies. GATE score is also used by some colleges and institutions for admission to postgraduate programs without MoE scholarship. Several Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) have also been using GATE score for recruitment.

Qualifying in GATE does not guarantee admission, scholarship, or a job. Admission to any institute is fully dependent on the admitting institute’s criteria for educational qualification. GATE qualification does not assure a public sector undertaking (PSU) job. No responsibility is assumed for admission, scholarship, or a job.

GATE 2024 is administered by the The Indian Institute of Science (gate.iisc.ac.in), Bangalore, this year. The official website is www.GATE2024.IISc.ac.in.

GATE 2024 will be held in two slots viz. Forenoon Session (FN) and Afternoon Session (AN). First slot starts in the morning 9:30 AM to 12:30 Noon and the next session will be between 2:30 PM and 5:30 PM.

Each GATE 2024 paper is for total 100 marks, General Aptitude (GA) is common for all papers (15 marks) and rest of the paper covers the respective syllabus (85 marks).

GATE 2024 will be conducted only in centres within India. It will not be conducted in centres outside India. Foreign nationals and Indian citizens residing abroad may appear for GATE 2024 but they must choose examination cities within India. They must make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation to appear for the exam at an assigned centre within India.

GATE 2024 Admit Card: You may download your admit card for appearing in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) exams to be held in February, 2024.

GATE Examination Schedule 2024

IISc Bangalore has released the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2024 Examination Date and Time for all branches vide announcement dated July 2023.

As per official notification, the GATE 2024 exam is going to start from 03-Feb-2024 and the last date of the gate exam 2023 is 11-Feb-2024.

Tentative Date (Day)Time (IST)Activities/ GATE Paper
Saturday, 3rd February, 202409:30 am to 12:30 pm
Saturday, 3rd February, 202402:30 pm to 05:30 pm
Sunday, 4th February, 202409:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sunday, 4th February, 202402:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday, 10th February, 202409:30 am to 12:30 pm
Saturday, 10th February, 202402:30 pm to 05:30 pm
Sunday, 11th February, 202409:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sunday, 11th February, 202402:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Examination may be postponed or cancelled due to situations beyond control.

How to check GATE 2024 Exam Date and Time Branch Wise?

A registered candidate may follow the steps given below to download GATE 2024 examination time table in PDF or print the exam schedule:

  1. First of all visit GATE official website IIT Kanpur.
  2. Click on View details button says “Click Here for Examination Schedule”.
  3. A new web page will open with GATE 2024 Examination Schedule.
  4. Check your exam day, date and exam time Paper/branch wise.
  5. Now, you can print (Ctrl+P) GATE 2024 exam schedule.

Note: If your computer is not attached with any printer, your web browser will automatically use Microsoft Print to PDF or Adobe PDF to save your exam dates in PDF format.

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Exam AuthorityIISc Bangalore
Official Websitewww.gate.iisc.ac.in
Exam NameGATE 2024
GATE Full FormGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
Gate 2024 NotificationAugust 2023
Registration Start24th August 2023
Exam form last date (Without Late Fee)29th September 2023
Closing Date of EXTENDED online application form (With Late Fee)13th Oct 2023
Modify Application Form07th to 11th Nov 2023
Admit Card Download Date3rd January, 2024 (Official)
GATE Exam Date 202403, 04 and 10, 11 February 2024 (Official Date)
ModeFully Computer Based Test (CBT).
Total number of subject papers30
Branch/ PaperCivil, Computer, Biomedical, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Communication etc.
GATE 2024 Score Card Validity3 Years from result date
GATE 2024 Important Dates

GATE 2024 Exam Papers

GATE 2024 Papers: The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering will be conducted for 30 papers in this year. Following are the list of all Papers with their respective codes:

  1. AE: Aerospace Engineering
  2. AG: Agricultural Engineering
  3. AR: Architecture and Planning (New Pattern)
  4. BM: Biomedical Engineering
  5. BT: Biotechnology
  6. CE: Civil Engineering
  7. CH: Chemical Engineering
  8. CS: Computer Science and Information Technology
  9. CY: Chemistry
  10. DA: Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (New Paper)
  11. EC: Electronics and Communication Engineering
  12. EE: Electrical Engineering
  13. ES: Environmental Science & Engineering
  14. EY: Ecology and Evolution
  15. GE: Geomatics Engineering
  16. GG: Geology and Geophysics
  17. IN: Instrumentation Engineering
  18. MA: Mathematics
  19. ME: Mechanical Engineering
  20. MN: Mining Engineering
  21. MT: Metallurgical Engineering
  22. NM: Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
  23. PE: Petroleum Engineering
  24. PH: Physics
  25. PI: Production and Industrial Engineering
  26. ST: Statistics
  27. TF: Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
  28. XE: Engineering Sciences
  29. XH: Humanities & Social Sciences
  30. XL: Life Sciences

GATE 2024 Combination of Exam Papers

If you want to appear in GATE 2024, you are allowed to appear either in ONE or up to TWO papers of the GATE 2024 examinations.

Combination of TWO Papers: A candidate is allowed to select the Second Paper from the pre-defined Two Paper Combination list. The following table gives the codes of test papers allowed as the second paper for the candidate’s choice of the first paper. The combinations are subject to availability of infrastructure and scheduling constraints.

Code of the First
(Primary/Default) Paper
Codes of Papers Allowed as
The Second Paper
AECE, ME, XE
AGCE
ARCE, GE
BMBT, IN
BTBM, XL
CEAE, AG, AR, ES, GE, NM, XE
CHES, PE, XE
CSDA, EC, GE, MA, PH, ST
CYXE, XL
DACS, EC, EE, MA, ME, PH, ST, XE
ECCS, DA, EE, IN, PH
EEDA, EC, IN, PH
ESCE, CH, GE
EYXL
GEAR, CE, CS, ES, GG
GGGE
INBM, EC, EE, ME
MACS, DA, PH, ST
MEAE, DA, IN, NM, PI, XE
MTXE
NMCE, ME
PECH
PHCS, DA, EC, EE, MA, XE
PIME, XE
STCS, DA, MA, XH
XEAE, CE, CH, CY, DA, ME, MT, PH, PI
XHST
XLBT, CY, EY
List of Primary and secondary choice GATE 2024 Papers

Candidates opting to appear in TWO subject papers must have a primary choice of paper as their default choice.

The second choice of paper has to be chosen from the allowed combinations given in the Table above. Combinations other than the listed above are not allowed.

Note that under unforeseen circumstances certain combinations may be removed from the list in the above Table at a later date. In such cases, the fee paid towards the second paper will be refunded to the candidates.

Also note that the GATE 2024 examination centre of a candidate for the second paper may be different (but in the same city) from that for the first paper due to the infrastructure and scheduling constraints.


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