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GATE Eligibility Criteria 2018 No Age Limit NOW! Know GATE Exam Details

GATE Eligibility Criteria

Get GATE Eligibility Criteria from this page. Applicants, who are looking for GATE Eligibility Details for the purpose of GATE examination, which is going to be held in the month of February 2018, may match their eligibility from this page. Only those candidates are eligible to appear Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering, who satisfying eligibility criteria required for the examination. Applicants, who will get qualifying marks in Exam, will get qualify to get admission into higher education ( M.Tech / Ph.D.) in IITs, IISc and various other Institutes / Universities / Laboratories in India. Applicants must scroll down the page to know about GATE Eligibility Criteria 2018 as GATE Age Limit, GATE Qualification, GATE Attempts details etc.

GATE stands for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. Ever year in the month of February and March, GATE 2018 conducted by joint committee of IIT’s (Indian Institute of Technology) and IISc (Indian Institute of Information Sciences). The score of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering are provisionally used for admission to PG programmes in the field of Engineering. Applicants may get entire information about GATE qualification details on the below section of this page, which is well furnished by the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com

GATE Eligibility Criteria

GATE 2018 Eligibility Criteria (No age limit):

Candidates must refer the table stated below to match the GATE Eligibility Criteria needed for examinations.  Candidates must remember that this qualification criteria is only for appear in test, not for the admissions.

Qualifying DegreeQualifying Degree / ExaminationDescription of Eligible CandidatesYear of qualification not later than
B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Pharm.Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./ Diploma in Engineering/ Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programsCurrently in the final year or already completed2018
B. Arch.Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (Five years course)Currently in the final year or already completed2018
B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S.Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/ 4 years after 10+2)Currently in the 4th year or already completed2018
M. Sc./ M.A./ MCA or equivalentMaster’s degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics / Statistics/ ComputerCurrently in the final year or already completed2018
Int. M.E/ M.Tech (Post-B.Sc.)Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering / Technology (Four year program)Currently in the 2nd/ 3rd/ 4th year or already completed2020
Int. M.E./ M.Tech or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering / Technology (Five year program)Currently in the 4th/5th year or already completed2019
Int. M.Sc/ Int. B.S.-M.S.Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B. S./ M. S. programCurrently in the final year or already completed2018
Professional Society Examination (equivalent to B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch.)B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/ UPSC/ AICTE (e.g., AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India)Completed Section A or equivalent of such professional coursesNA

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Attention Please!!!

Candidates who have obtained/are pursuing their qualifying degree from countries other than India:

  1. Must have completed or are in the final year of their Bachelor’s degree (duration: at least 4 years) in Engineering/Technology.
  2. Must have completed or are in the final year of their Post Graduate (Master’s) degree (duration: at least 2 years) in any relevant science subject.

Age Restrictions:

Candidates, who are going to fill applications for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering, Their minimum age, should be less than 18 years and there is no age limits for upper age. Applicants must have required qualification for test.

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Attempts Details for GATE 2018:

  • Applicants can appear for GATE exams many times as they want but applicants must try to clear it in 1st or 2nd attempt.
  • Till 2014 the validity of GATE Rank Card was 02 years but now form 2017 the validity of score card is 03 years.

GATE Exam Details:

·         There are 23 Discipline under Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering but one should appear for only one discipline.

·         This is an online computer based test.

·         Biometric details for erratically appointed aspirants may be captured before the start of the exam.

·         Applicants are required to fill application forms for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering via online process only.

·         GATE examinations are going to be held on February 03, 04, 10 & 11, 2018.

·         Declaration of GATE result will be released on 17/03/2018.

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Know some facts about GATE:

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an All-India examination organized in eight zones in all over the country by the GATE Committee comprising of Faculty members from IISc. In this examination applicants can apply for one discipline from 23 disciplines. Applicants are free to choose any paper as according to their interest and plan for admission. A huge number of candidates apply for this examination to get eligibility for taking admission into higher education fields. By qualifying GATE exams, candidates get eligibility to take admission into Post graduate Programmes (ME, M.Tech, MS, direct PhD) in IISc, IITs and other prestigious Institutes / Universities in India, with financial assistance provided by MHRD.

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By the help of GATE Score Cards candidates can get recruitment with an attractive salary package. Few PSUs, use GATE Rank for offering jobs includes BARC, BHEL, IOCL, HPCL, NTPC, Power Grid, NHPC etc. Aspirants must prepare for examination to crack the exam and be able to get admission in the suitable discipline.


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