GATE 2022 Result Dates, Notification, Eligibility Criteria

Prepare for GATE 2022 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 2022 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. GATE scorecard is mandatory to get a job in many popular PSUs. This also increases the cruciality of this examination.

Highlights Of GATE 2022

ExamGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
Governing Authority for GATE 2022IIT Delhi
Exam HappenOnce In a Year
Exam ModeComputer Based Test (CBT) (Online)
Exam TypeNational Level
Courses OfferedDoctoral Courses (M.E/MTech/Ph.D.)
Exam DurationThree Hours
Exams Subjects or papersTwenty Seven


GATE 2022 Exam

This is an online examination of 3 hours duration with 27 subjects. Previously, the GATE syllabus consisted of 25 subjects. But lately, IT has modified the syllabus and added 2 new subjects to the syllabus. So, currently, candidates have to prepare for 27 subjects in total. There will be 65 questions from the listed 27 subjects. All the questions will be objective type and you have to choose the correct answer from the given alternatives. For each correct answer, the candidate will get complete marks. However, for each incorrect answer, one-third mark would be deducted.’

GATE 2022 Notification

If you want updated study material, notes, and syllabus of the GATE 2022 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 regarding 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 the 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 2022 Exam is conducted by IIT Delhi. The score obtained in GATE 2022 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 2022

For detailed information on important and any updating on Gate 2022 please visit the official website https://gate.iitd.ac.in.

GATE 2022 Admit Card ReleaseJanuary 3, 2022
GATE 2022 Exam DatesFebruary 5-6 and 12-13, 2022
Release of Provisional GATE 2022 Answer KeyFirst week of March 2022
Challenge GATE 2022 Answer KeyFirst week of March 2022
Release of Final GATE 2022 Answer KeySecond week of March 2022
GATE 2022 Result DeclarationMarch 17, 2022
Release of GATE 2022 Score Card (without any fee)March 21, 2022 to May 31, 2022
Publishing of GATE 2022 CutoffLast week of March 2022
Start of IIT Delhi MTech Registration through GATESecond week of March 2022
Start of IIT Madras MTech Registration through GATEThird week of March 2022
Start of IIT Bombay MTech Registration through GATEThird week of March 2022
Start of IIT Kanpur MTech Registration through GATEThird week of March 2022
Start of IIT Kharagpur MTech Registration through GATELast week of March 2022
Start of GATE COAP Registration (for admission to IITs)Last week of March 2022
Start of GATE CCMT Registration (for admission to NITs)First week of June 2022

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 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 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 2022

For detailed information on the marking scheme of GATE 2022 please visit the website https://gate.iitd.ac.in

Syllabus Of GATE 2022

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


NOTE: The information provided over is the finest of our facts. For any comprehensive information do visit our website frequently and furthermore for any explanation and information on GATE 2022 do visit the official website https://gate.iitd.ac.in

GATE Eligibility Criteria 2022

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

Qualifying CoursesQualifying degree/examinationDetail of eligible candidatesQualification Year Later Than
B.Tech/B.E/B.PharmBachelor’s degree holders in engineering/technology (four years after 10+2 or three years after B.sc/Diploma in technology/engineering)At present in the last year or already completed2022
B.ArchBachelor’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 already2022
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 already2022
Pharm. D. (after 10+2)Degree holders of six years program, consisting of internship or residency training during the sixth yearAt present in the fourth/fifth/sixth year or completed already2022
M.B.B.SM.B.B.S Degree holders and the applicants who are in seventh/eighth/ninth semester of such programmeSeventh, eighth, ninth or completed already2022
M.A/M.Sc/MCA or equivalentMaster’s degree in any branch of Statistics/Mathematics/Science/Computer Applications or equivalentPresent in the last year or completed already2022
M.Tech (Post-B.Sc)/ Int M.ETechnology Four Years Program /Post BSc integrated master’s Degree program in engineeringPresently in the second/third/fourth year or completed already2022
M.tech/Int. 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 programPresently in the fourth/fifth or completed already2022
Int. B.S – M.S./ Int. M.ScIntegrated M.Sc or five years integrated B.S-M.s. programPresently in the final year or completed already2022
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 Institution of Engineers – India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers – India, and so on)Finished Section A or equivalent of such professional coursesNot Applicable

How to fill GATE 2022 Application Form

  1. At first, you need to 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 2022 application form, candidates will have to provide their details about their qualifications.
  3. After entertaining details, candidates will also have to upload scanned images of requisite documents.
  4. When the form is filled 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 all the information correctly, make sure you preview the filled application form of GATE 2022. And then, you can proceed further to submit the form.
  6. Submit the GATE registration 2022.

GATE 2022 Books

Paper NameRecommended Books
GATE EENetwork Analysis by Val Valken Burg, Signals & Systems by Oppenheim Wisky, Power Electronics by UA Bakshi
GATE ECElectronic Devices Circuits by Millman and Halkias, Digital Logic and Computer Design by Mano, Microprocessors by B Ram
GATE MEStrength of Materials by SS Rattan, Theory of Machines by RS Khurmi, Engineering Mechanics by SS Bhavikatti
GATE CSAlgorithms by Cormen, Operating System by Galvin, Theory of Computation by Ullman
GATE CECivil Engineering Gate 2020 30 Years Solution by IES Master

Basic Structural Analysis byC.S.Reddy, Engineering Hydrology by K Subramanya

GATE CHHeat Transfer byBinay. K.Dutta, Mass Transport Phenomena by Christie J. Geankoplis, Chemical Technology by Gopala Rao M
GATE BMFundamentals of Biomedical Engineering byG.S Sawhney, Biomedical Instrumentation byR.S Khandpur


GATE 2022 Exam Centers

Zones Number of GATE Exam Cities
IISc Banglore30 cities
IIT Bombay30 cities
IIT Delhi19 cities
IIT Guwahati21 cities
IIT Kanpur14 cities
IIT Kharagpur26 cities
IIT Madras40 cities
IIT Roorkee22 cities

GATE Exam 2022 Conducting Authorities

YearOrganizing Institute
2022IIT Kharagpur
2021IIT Bombay
2020IIT Delhi
2019IIT Madras
2018IIT Guwahati
2017IIT Roorkee
2016IISc Bangalore
2015IIT Kanpur
2014IIT Kharagpur
2013IIT Bombay
2012IIT Delhi
2011IIT Madras
2010IIT Guwahati
2009IIT Roorkee
2008IISc Bangalore
2007IIT Kanpur
2006IIT Kharagpur
2005IIT Bombay
2004IIT Delhi
2003IIT Madras
2002IISc Banglore
2001IIT Kanpur
2000IIT Kharagpur
1999IIT Bombay
1998IIT Delhi
1997IIT Madras
1996IISc Banglore
1995IIT Kanpur


How to Check GATE Result 2022 @ gate.iitkgp.ac.in

  • Follow its Official Website of GATE @ gate.iitkgp.ac.in.
  • 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 2022 with detailed marks.
  • At this point, just check your gate.iitkgp.ac.in Result 2022.

GATE 2022 Score Card Subject Wise

Subject NameGATE Answer Key Download 
Aerospace EngineeringUpdate Soon
Agricultural EngineeringUpdate Soon
Architecture and PlanningUpdate Soon
Biomedical EngineeringUpdate Soon
BiotechnologyUpdate Soon
Civil EngineeringUpdate Soon
Chemical EngineeringUpdate Soon
Computer Science and Information TechnologyUpdate Soon
ChemistryUpdate Soon
Electronics and Communication EngineeringUpdate Soon
Electrical EngineeringUpdate Soon
Environmental Science and EngineeringUpdate Soon
Ecology and EvolutionUpdate Soon
Geomatics EngineeringUpdate Soon
Geology and GeophysicsUpdate Soon
Instrumentation EngineeringUpdate Soon
MathsUpdate Soon
Mechanical EngineeringUpdate Soon
Mining EngineeringUpdate Soon
Metallurgical EngineeringUpdate Soon
Petroleum EngineeringUpdate Soon
PhysicsUpdate Soon
Production and Industrial EngineeringUpdate Soon
Naval Architecture and Marine EngineeringUpdate Soon
StatisticsUpdate Soon
Textile Engineering and Fibre ScienceUpdate Soon
Engineering ScienceUpdate Soon
Humanities and Social ScienceUpdate Soon
Life SciencesUpdate Soon

Frequently Asked Questions-

When can I apply for GATE 2022?

In order to apply for the GATE entrance exam 2022, you can check the important details we have provided above in the article.

Can I apply for GATE 2022 now?

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

How do I apply for GATE 2022?

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

Will GATE exam be postponed 2022?

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 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 is the fees of GATE exam?

Below we have furnished fees of GATE exam 2022 for all categories so let’s draw your attention to the below table and get to know the fees structure of GATE Exam 2022.

For exam cities in India
CategoryApplication Fee (INR)Fee during the extended period (INR )
Female candidates7501250
SC / ST / PwD7501250
Others1500Rs 2000


Does GATE has negative marking?

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

The Conclusion

If you are going to appear in the GATE exam 2022, make sure you do not forget to keep yourself updated with every latest notification released by the organization. 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.