Registrations for GATE 2016 will be close today
The Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) 2016 will be conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) on January 30 till February 7 next year.
The registrations for the same will be closing tomorrow on October 8.
GATE 2016 will be jointly administered by the IISc and seven IIT’s namely Mumbai, Delhi, Kanpur, Roorkee, Madras, Kharagpur, Guwahati. The score obtained in GATE 2016 will be valid for a period of three years only from the date of announcement of results.
The syllabi for GATE 2016 papers have been revised and differs from those of GATE 2015.
Earlier there were total 22 papers, but now after the introduction of a new stream namely, Petroleum Engineering (PE) the total number of papers is 23. The duration of the examination will be 3 hours. There will be 65 questions and maximum marks will be 100.
GOAPS (GATE Online Application Processing System), an online interface is provided for candidate’s interaction with the GATE office.
The examination will be an online computer based test (CBT), which will contain multiple choice questions (MCQ).
The candidates willing to apply should have obtained either of the following degree/certificate:
M. Sc./M.A./MCA or equivalent
Int. M.E./ M.Tech or Dual Degree(after Diploma or 10 plus 2)
Int. M.Sc/Int. B.S.-M.S
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch.)