GATE 2021 Online Form

GATE 2021 Online form, Eligibility, Selection and Exam Dates

GATE 2021

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) has given a Notification for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE 2021. Those Candidates are interested in the Following Process & complete the Required Eligibility Criteria for GATE 2021 Online Form, can read the Full Notification and Apply Online.

Important Dates :-

GATE Online Form Start Date11-09-2020
Closing Date for Online Apply07-10-2020
Correction Date17 to 23-11-2020
Admit Card available08-01-2021
GATE 2021 Examination (Forenoon: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM & Afternoon: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM)05, 06, 07, 12, 13 & 14 Feb 2021
Result Date22-03-2021

Application Fee :-

Examination Centres in India
CategoryOn or Before 30/09/2020During the Extended Period
SC / ST / PwD / Female CandidatesRs. 750/-Rs. 1250/-
All Other CandidatesRs. 1500/-Rs. 2000/-
Examination Centres outside India (All Candidates)
Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka & KathmanduUS$ 50US$ 70
Dubai and SingaporeUS$ 100US$ 120

Age Limit :-

  • There is NO age limit to appear for GATE 2021 examination.

Eligibility for GATE 2021 :-

A candidate who is currently studying in the 3rd or higher years of any undergraduate degree program OR has already completed any government approved degree program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Science / Commerce / Arts is eligible for appearing in the GATE 2021 exam.

Eligibility Criteria for GATE 2021 :-

DegreeExaminationDescriptionExpected Year
BE / B.Tech / B.PharmaBachelor’s degree in Engineering / TechnologyCurrently in the 3rd year or already completed2022
B.ArchBachelor’s degree of Architecture / Naval Architecture2023 OR 2022
B.Sc. (Research) / B.SBachelor’s degree in Science2022
Pharm. D. (after 10+2)6 years degree program, consisting of internshipCurrently in the 3rd / 4th / 5th / 6th or already completed2024
B.Sc / BA /B.ComBachelor degree in any branch of Science / Arts / CommerceCurrently in the 3rd year or already completed2021
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to BE / B.Tech / B.Arch)BE / B.Tech / B.Arch equivalent examinations of Professional SocietiesCompleted Section A or equivalentNA
Int. M.Sc./ Int. B.S. / M.S.Integrated M.Sc. or 5 – year integrated B.S – M.S. programCurrently in the 3rd year or already completed2022
Int. ME / M.Tech or Dual DegreeIntegrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering / TechnologyCurrently in the 3rd / 4th / 5th year or already completed2023
Int. ME /M.Tech (Post – B.Sc)Post – B.Sc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering / TechnologyCurrently in the 1st / 2nd / 3rd / 4th year or already completed2024
M. Sc / MA / MCA or equivalentMaster’s degree in any branch of Arts / Science / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalentCurrently in the first year or higher or already Completed2022
M.B.B.S.Degree holders of M.B.B.S. and those who are in the 5th / 6th / 7th semester or higher semester5th, 6th, 7th or higher semester or already completed2022

Highlights of GATE 2021 :

  • Fully Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Two NEW subject papers are introduced: (1) ES (Environmental Science and Engineering) and (2) XH (Humanities and Social Sciences) in Economics / English / Linguistics / Philosophy / Psychology / Sociology.
  • Total number of subject papers: 27
  • Syllabi of all subject papers have been revised for GATE 2021.
  • All Test Papers of GATE 2021 will be entirely objective type. Pattern of questions may include
  1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ),
  2. Multiple Select Questions (MSQ), and/or
  3. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions.
  • ONE or TWO subject papers allowed. TWO Paper combinations have to be chosen from the given list of combinations of papers. Final allotment of TWO papers will still be subject to availability of infrastructure and dates.
  • GATE-2021 score card will remain valid for THREE years from the date of announcement of results.

Interested Candidate Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply Online.


GATE 2021 Admit CardClick Here
Correction ProcessClick Here
Correction LinkClick Here
GATE 2021 Form Fill-upClick Here
Official NotificationClick Here
GATE 2021 SyllabusClick Here
GATE Previous PapersClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here
More Govt. JobsClick Here

GATE 2020 Important FAQs :

Q1 : For how many GATE papers can I apply?

Ans : A candidate can apply for ONE or TWO subject papers of the 27 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website.

Q2 : After submission of application, am I permitted to change my GATE Examination Paper?

Ans : YES, ONLY after the last date for application submission, a request for the change of GATE Examination Paper will be entertained against additional payment till 13th November, 2020.

Q3 : Can I use a physical calculator during the examination?

Ans : NO, During the online GATE 2021 examination, all candidates will be provided with a virtual scientific calculator which has to be used to answer the questions.

Q4 : When will I receive my Admit Card?

Ans : Admit Card can ONLY be downloaded from the GOAPS website from 8th January 2021.

Q5 : I am currently studying in 3rd year B.A./B.Com./B.Sc. Am I eligible to appear for GATE-2021?

Ans : YES, any undergraduate student currently in 3rd year or higher years of any government approved program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Arts / Commerce / Science is eligible to appear for GATE 2021.

Q6 : Are there any restrictions on the number of times one can appear for GATE?

Ans : NO, One can appear for the GATE examination any number of times.

Q7 : DO I need to fill two forms to appear in two papers?

Ans : NO, The two papers option may be selected based on the given set of combinations in a SINGLE form only.

Q8 : What will happen if I am not able to produce EWS certificate at the time of admission/counselling etc.?

Ans : If you are not having a valid EWS certificate at the time of admission/counselling/recruitment, you will be considered as General category candidate.

Q9 : Do I have to upload my EWS certificate during the application process?

Ans : NO. Since, the “GATE CUT-OFF SCORE” for General and General-EWS categories are same, you need not upload any EWS certificate.

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  1. I already completed my graduation in food technology and biochemical engineering in 2017. can i eligible for gate bt and xl exams?

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