Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology, IIT on behalf of the National Coordination Board - GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.
Importance of GATE:
A valid GATE score is essential for obtaining financial assistance during Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering/Technology/Architecture, and Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science in Institutes supported by the MHRD or other Government agencies.
Several public sector undertakings (PSUs) have, in the past, used GATE scores for screening for providing a salaried employment. A select few such organizations are: Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, National Thermal Power Corporation, Power Grid India, etc. It is expected that such PSUs would use GATE Scores this year as well.
|GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens: Enrolment, Application Filling, Application Submission||Monday||2nd September 2013|
|Last Date for Enrolment (after this only enrolled candidates can fill the application)||Tuesday||1st October 2013|
|Last date for Submission of Online Application through Website||Thursday||3rd October 2013|
|Last Date for the receipt of Print-out of the ONLINE Application along with all the supporting documents at the respective Zonal GATE Offices||Thursday||10th October 2013|
|Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of City||Wednesday||20th November 2013|
|Availability of Admit Card on the GOAPS website for printing||Wednesday||18th December, 2013|
|GATE 2014 Online Examination
Forenoon: 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
Afternoon: 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
|Saturdays and Sundays||Between 1st February and 2nd March 2014|
|Announcement of Results on the Online Application Website||Friday||28th March 2014|
M.Sc/M.A/MCA in Science/Maths/Statistic/Computer Application or equivalent.
Final year Student can also apply.
|Male Candidates (General/OBC)||Rs 1500|
|Women Candidates of any category||Rs 750|
|Other Candidates (General/OBC)||Rs 1500|
|SC / ST / PD Category Candidates||Rs 750|
How to Apply:
All Candidates has to apply through online mode only. Links will be updated later when online registration starts i.e from 2nd September 2013 onwards.
Download GATE 2014 Information Brochure
For Further details about GATE 2014 visit official page.