Gate Exam Dates 2024, Registration (Extended) & More!

Gate Exam Dates 2024, Registration (Extended) & More!

Prepare for the GATE 2024 Exam with the updated syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility, and Accurate marking scheme. GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is a national-level competitive examination conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT). This is supposed to be the most difficult examination for a candidate who wants to pursue a career in the engineering field. Candidates who are planning to do a master’s in engineering can prepare for the GATE examination to take a lateral entry into the topmost Indian colleges. Also, the aspirants get a feasible discount on their master’s fees by scoring a good rank in the gate examination. Check GATE 2024 Result Dates Here.

IIT conducts the GATE examination once a year. There are more than 1700 colleges all over India where you can take admitted for your master’s or doctorate in engineering. Around 10 lakh students appear for the Gate examination every year. Among these, only a few thousand will be able to qualify for this exam. So, the cruciality level of the GATE examination is quite high as compared to other competitive exams. A GATE scorecard is mandatory to get a job in many popular PSUs. This also increases the cruciality of this examination.

Highlights Of GATE 2024

Exam Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
Governing Authority for GATE 2024 IIT Delhi
Exam Happen Once In a Year
Exam Mode Computer-Based Test (CBT) (Online)
Exam Type National Level
Courses Offered Doctoral Courses (M.E/MTech/Ph.D.)
Exam Duration Three Hours
Exams Subjects or papers Twenty-Seven


GATE Exam Date 2024

Events                                                           Announced Dates 2024

Notification:                                                     Aug 5, 2023

Registration starts:                                         By Aug 30, 2023

Last date to register (no late fee):                Oct 12, 2023

Last date to apply (with late fee):                Oct 20, 2023

Modification/Correction:                              Nov 7-11, 2023

Admit card availability:                                 Jan 3, 2024

GATE 2024 Exam:                                          Feb 3, 4, 10, 11, 2024

Release of responses:                                     Feb 16, 2024

Answer key release:                                        Feb 21, 2024

Objections/Challenges:                                 Feb 22-25, 2024

Final answer key:                                            Feb 2024

Results:                                                             Mar 16, 2024

Score card download:                                    Mar 23, 2024

COAP counselling:                                         3rd week of Mar 2024

GATE 2024 Notification

If you want updated study material, notes, and syllabus of the GATE 2024 then you can visit Spin ON Education. You will also get mock test practice for your GATE examination. This Mock test contains contact questions from the past few years. Hence this will also give the candidates a rough idea about the examination what is going to come or not.

Students can see the result of the GATE examination on the official website of GATE. Once the results are out you will get a notification from Spin on Education. But for this, you have to register yourself with us. Students also have the authority to raise objections to the deduction of unnecessary marks in the examination. They have to pay an additional 500 Rs for each objection. However, if the authority accepts your objection, then this fee will be refunded back to the candidate. Candidates can justify their objections by providing valid proof to the authority.

GATE is a national-level entrance exam and stands for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. For admission in doctoral and postgraduate courses administered by MHRD governing institutes and other government colleges like NITs, IITs, IISc, and GFTIs. On a rotational basis, this exam is conducted by seven IITs (Roorkee, Madras, Delhi, Bombay, Kanpur, Guwahati, and Kharagpur) and IISC (Indian Institute of Science) Bangalore on account of the NCB (National Coordination Board). GATE 2024 Exam is conducted by IIT Delhi. The score obtained in GATE 2024 is valid for 3 years from the date of the declaration of the results.

Furthermore, the GATE exam score is also used in several PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) like IOCL, NTPC, ONGC, BHEL, GAIL and etc. in their recruitment selection. In recent addition, the GATE score is also valid in the Cabinet Secretariat recruitment of candidates of Group “A” category for the post of Senior Field Officer (SFO) and SRO (Senior Research Officer). By going through this page, you will get information regarding the GATE important dates, syllabus, exam pattern, and result date.

Dates of GATE 2024

For detailed information on important and any updating on Gate 2024 please visit the official website

GATE 2024 Important Dates

Particular GATE 2024 Dates
GATE admit card release date January 9, 2024
GATE 2024 Exam Date February 4, 5, 11, and 12, 2024.
Release of GATE response sheets February 15, 2024
GATE answer key release date February 21, 2024
GATE 2024 answer key challenge date February 22 to 25, 2024
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering result date March 16, 2024
Availability of scorecard March 21, 2024

Examination Pattern Of GATE

There is an exam of twenty-seven subjects for the GATE Examination. Please note that the applicant is allowed to appear in only 1 paper in any 1 session.

Total Number of Questions – Sixty Five

Total Marks – 100

Negative Marking – There will be a deduction of one-third of the marks for one-mark questions and for two-mark questions there will deduction of two-thirds marks.

In question papers of AG, CE, AE, CH, BT, EC, CS, IN, ME, EE, MN, MT, TF, PE, PI & XE will contain a subject question, engineering mathematics, and general aptitude questions.

Meanwhile, the question papers of XL, GG, PH, EY, AR, CY, ST, EY, and MA will contain subject questions and General Aptitude.

Marking Scheme of GATE 2024

For detailed information on the marking scheme of GATE 2024 please visit the website

Syllabus Of GATE 2024

Please click on the link to get detailed information about the subject-wise syllabus.

NOTE: The information provided is the finest of our facts. For any comprehensive information do visit our website frequently and furthermore for any explanation and information on GATE 2024 do visit the official website

GATE Eligibility Criteria 2024

The applicant should review the eligibility criteria before completing the application process. The applicant who meets the eligibility criteria should fill out the application form as once you have filled out the application and paid the amount it will be not refunded. Please go through the details mentioned in the table for eligibility criteria.

Qualifying Courses Qualifying degree/examination Detail of eligible candidates Qualification Year Later Than
B.Tech/B.E/B.Pharm Bachelor’s degree holders in engineering/technology (four years after 10+2 or three years after in technology/engineering) At present in the last year or already completed 2024
B.Arch Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (Five years courses)/Planning (four years courses)/Naval Architecture (four years courses) At present in the final year or completed already 2024
B.S/B.Sc(research) Bachelor’s degree in Science (four years after 10+2/Post Diploma) At present in the fourth year or completed already 2024
Pharm. D. (after 10+2) Degree holders of six years program, consisting of internship or residency training during the sixth year At present in the fourth/fifth/sixth year or completed already 2024
M.B.B.S M.B.B.S Degree holders and the applicants who are in the seventh/eighth/ninth semester of such programme Seventh, eighth, ninth or completed already 2024
M.A/M.Sc/MCA or equivalent Master’s degree in any branch of Statistics/Mathematics/Science/Computer Applications or equivalent Present in the last year or completed already 2024
M.Tech (Post-B.Sc)/ Int M.E Technology Four Years Program /Post BSc integrated master’s Degree program in engineering Presently in the second/third/fourth year or completed already 2024 M.E or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2) The dual Degree program in Technology/engineering (five years program) or Integrated Master’s degree program Presently in the fourth/fifth or completed already 2024
Int. B.S – M.S./ Int. M.Sc Integrated M.Sc or five years integrated B.S-M.s. program Presently in the final year or completed already 2024
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.Arch/B.Tech/B.E) B, Arch/B.E./B.Tech equivalent examination of professional societies, recognized by MHRD/AICTE/UPSC (e.g. AMIE by the Institution of Engineers – India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers – India, and so on) Finished Section A or the equivalent of such professional courses Not Applicable


How to fill GATE 2024 Application Form

  1. First, visit the official site or GOAPS portal, and then, candidates will be required to completer their GATE registration process by submitting all the mandatory details.
  2. After visiting the online portal to apply for the GATE 2024 application form, candidates will have to provide details about their qualifications.
  3. After that, upload scanned images of requisite documents.
  4. When the form is filled out successfully, you will have to proceed further to make an online payment to submit the GATE registration fee.
  5. In order to ensure that you have filled in all the information correctly, make sure you preview the filled application form for GATE 2024. And then, you can proceed further to submit the form.
  6. Submit the GATE registration 2024.

GATE 2024 Books

Paper Name Recommended Books
GATE EE Network Analysis by Val Valken Burg, Signals & Systems by Oppenheim Wisky, Power Electronics by UA Bakshi
GATE EC Electronic Devices Circuits by Millman and Halkias, Digital Logic and Computer Design by Mano, Microprocessors by B Ram
GATE ME Strength of Materials by SS Rattan, Theory of Machines by RS Khurmi, Engineering Mechanics by SS Bhavikatti
GATE CS Algorithms by Cormen, Operating System by Galvin, Theory of Computation by Ullman
GATE CE Civil Engineering Gate 2020 30 Years Solution by IES Master Basic Structural Analysis byC.S.Reddy, Engineering Hydrology by K Subramanya
GATE CH Heat Transfer byBinay. K.Dutta, Mass Transport Phenomena by Christie J. Geankoplis, Chemical Technology by Gopala Rao M
GATE BM Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering byG.S Sawhney, Biomedical Instrumentation byR.S Khandpur

GATE 2024 Exam Centers

Zones  Number of GATE Exam Cities
IISc Banglore 30 cities
IIT Bombay 30 cities
IIT Delhi 19 cities
IIT Guwahati 21 cities
IIT Kanpur 14 cities
IIT Kharagpur 26 cities
IIT Madras 40 cities
IIT Roorkee 22 cities

GATE Exam 2024 Conducting Authorities

Organizing Institute

2024 IIT Kharagpur
2021 IIT Bombay
2020 IIT Delhi
2019 IIT Madras
2018 IIT Guwahati
2017 IIT Roorkee
2016 IISc Bangalore
2015 IIT Kanpur
2014 IIT Kharagpur
2013 IIT Bombay
2012 IIT Delhi
2011 IIT Madras
2010 IIT Guwahati
2009 IIT Roorkee
2008 IISc Bangalore
2007 IIT Kanpur
2006 IIT Kharagpur
2005 IIT Bombay
2004 IIT Delhi
2003 IIT Madras
2002 IISc Banglore
2001 IIT Kanpur
2000 IIT Kharagpur
1999 IIT Bombay
1998 IIT Delhi
1997 IIT Madras
1996 IISc Banglore
1995 IIT Kanpur

How to Check GATE Result 2024 @

  • Follow its Official Website of GATE @
  • On the homepage of the official website just hit on Result Link and move to the next page.
  • After that, fill in your Enrollment Number or Email ID along with your Password.
  • At this point, the user needs to check GATE Result 2024 with detailed marks.
  • At this point, just check your Result 2024.

GATE 2024 Score Card Subject Wise

Subject Name GATE Answer Key Download 
Aerospace Engineering Update Soon
Agricultural Engineering Update Soon
Architecture and Planning Update Soon
Biomedical Engineering Update Soon
Biotechnology Update Soon
Civil Engineering Update Soon
Chemical Engineering Update Soon
Computer Science and Information Technology Update Soon
Chemistry Update Soon
Electronics and Communication Engineering Update Soon
Electrical Engineering Update Soon
Environmental Science and Engineering Update Soon
Ecology and Evolution Update Soon
Geomatics Engineering Update Soon
Geology and Geophysics Update Soon
Instrumentation Engineering Update Soon
Maths Update Soon
Mechanical Engineering Update Soon
Mining Engineering Update Soon
Metallurgical Engineering Update Soon
Petroleum Engineering Update Soon
Physics Update Soon
Production and Industrial Engineering Update Soon
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Update Soon
Statistics Update Soon
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Update Soon
Engineering Science Update Soon
Humanities and Social Science Update Soon
Life Sciences Update Soon

Frequently Asked Questions:-

When can I apply for GATE 2024?

In order to apply for the GATE entrance exam 2024, you can check the important details we have provided above in the article.

Can I apply for GATE 2024 now?

You can get the GATE entrance exam application form from the GOAPS website.

How do I apply for GATE 2024?

Go to the official website or follow this link here – and then, click on the “Apply online” option and then proceed further as per the instructions.

Will the GATE exam be postponed to 2024?

No, the exam will not be postponed. As per the directions of the supreme court, the exam will be held as per the schedule.

How many times a person can attempt the GATE exam?

A candidate can appear for the GATE exam any number of times. There is no restriction on the number of times a candidate can appear for the GATE exam.

What are the fees for the GATE exam?

Below we have furnished fees for the GATE exam 2024 for all categories so let’s draw your attention to the below table and get to know the fee structure of the GATE Exam 2024.

For exam cities in India
Category Application Fee (INR) Fee during the extended period (INR )
Female candidates 750 1250
SC / ST / PwD 750 1250
Others 1500 Rs 2000

Does GATE have a Negative marking?

Yes, there are 2 marks for each correct answer; 2/3 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. There are no negative markings for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions.


If you are going to appear in the GATE exam 2024, make sure you do not forget to keep yourself updated with every latest notification released by the organisation. Here in this article, we have provided all mandatory details regarding your GATE exam and if we get any latest updates from the officials, then, we would update you soon.


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