GATE 2022 Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering commonly known as GATE is a national level examination conducted for Master of Engineering (ME), Masters in Technology (MTech) and direct PhD admissions to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of information Technology (IIITs) and other institutes/universities across India.
The exam is jointly conducted by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee and Indian Institute for Science, Bangalore (IISC Bangalore), on a rotational basis on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB - GATE), Department of upper Education, Ministry of Human Resource & Development (MHRD), Government of India.
The exam is jointly conducted jointly by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee and Indian Institute for Science, Bangalore (IISC Bangalore), on a rotational basis on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB - GATE), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource & Development (MHRD), Government of India.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an exam on the great understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture & Post-Graduate Level subjects in Science.
GATE 2022 are going to be conducted for twenty-four subjects (also said as “papers”) and it might be distributed 01st, 02nd, 08th & 09th of February 2022.
The GATE Exam centres are spread in numerous cities across India, as well as, in six cities abroad. The Exam would be purely a Computer Based Test (CBT).
The GATE score would reflect the relative performance level of the candidate during a particular subject, which is quantified supported the several years of exam data.
Note that the GATE 2022 score is valid for 3 YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.
GATE 2022 Important Dates
GATE 2022 Events
GATE 2022 Registration window
September 11, 2022
Extended Last date to fill the Application form
October 8, 2022 till 5:00 PM
Last Date for submitting the online application form with late fee
October 14, 2022 (Extended)
Last date of intimation to Registered Candidates after Scrutiny
October 26, 2022
GATE 2021 Form Correction
October 28, 2022
Last Date for change of category, paper and examination city
November 13, 2022
Issue of GATE Admit card
January 8, 2023
February 5-7 & February 12-14, 2023
Official Answer key releasing
10 days after the exam
March 22, 2023
Publishing of Scorecard
One week after the declaration of results
Start of counseling cum admission process
GATE 2022 Highlights
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
Once a year
Approx 10 Lakh
What is New in GATE 2022?
This year the exam will happen for a longer time period unlike previous years. The decision has been taken considering the current COVID-19 situation.
Addition of two new subjects i.e. Environmental Science and Engineering (ES) and Humanities and Social Science (XS) has been seen which will enable the arts and commerce students to apply for the exam. Here after 3rd-year candidates wll also be eligible to apply for the exam.
The new pattern also allows the candidates to sit for a maximum of two papers.
Every year, the exam is conducted in both India and abroad, But this year the exam will be conducted in India. As per the official notification, if the COVID-19 situation will get normal till November 2020 then only the authorities will continue with the exam centers abroad.
11 new Exam Centers have been added. They are: IIT Bombay: Akola (MH), Dhule (MH), Himatnagar (GJ), Ichalkaranji (MH), Latur (MH), Palghar (MH), Sangamner-Loni-Shirdi (MH) IIT Kharagpur: Baharampur-Murshidabad (WB), Hazaribag (JH), Machilipatna (AP) IIT Roorkee: Kangra (HP)