GATE Notification 2020

GATE Notification 2020

Graduate Aptitude Test Engineering (Gate) is a national-level entrance exam conducted for candidates who are seeking admission into M.E., M.Tech, and Ph.D. courses in IITs, NITs, CFTIs, and IIITs. This time, IIT Delhi is conducting the GATE Exam and has released the GATE Notification on September 3, 2019.

  • GATE is conducted in online mode for 25 different disciplines.
  • The board has released GATE Exam Dates 2020 on their official website.
  • Interested candidates can fill their GATE Application Form from September 3, 2019, until September 24, 2019.
  • Candidates are suggested to go through the latest GATE Exam Pattern to know section-wise marking scheme.
  • GATE Admit Card will be released for candidates who have successfully filled their online application forms.

GATE Notification 2020

The IIT Delhi has released the notification on the GATE 2019 official website. Candidates who are willing to apply for this year examination can go through the complete information here. Know about GATE Exam 2020 and start filling the applications before September 24, 2019. Here is the direct link to apply for GATE 2019-2020. Go through the instructions and eligibility criteria for GATE Recruitment 2020.

Direct Link to Apply for GATE 2020

GATE Exam Notification 2019-20 Highlights

Exam GATE 2020 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering)
Level of Exam All India Level
Conducting Authority IIT Delhi
Official website
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Computer-Based Mode
Number of Papers 25 Papers (Biomedical Engineering is newly added)
Number of Test Takers 10 Lakhs (Expected)

GATE Important Dates 2020

Here are the GATE 2019 Exam Dates and other events of GATE. Check out the below table and know the dates of all events related to GATE 2019-20.

Events Important Dates
 Release of GATE Notification July 9, 2019
Start of registration through GOAPS September 03, 2019
Last Date of Registration September 24, 2019
Extended Date of Registration(with late fees) October 1, 2019
Last Date for requesting a change of cities November 15, 2019
Release of GATE Admit Card January 3, 2020
GATE 2020 Exam  2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th February 2020

GATE Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

All candidates who are applying for GATE 2020 must be a graduate or in the final year of or Post Graduate (M.Sc) in any relevant science field.

Age Limit:

There is no age limit to apply for GATE Exam.

List of Eligible Qualifying Exams for GATE 2020:

  • B.Tech/B.E/B.Pharm
  • B.Sc (Research)/B.S
  • B.Arch
  • M.Sc/MCA/M.A or equivalent
  • Professional Society Examination(equivalent to B.Tech/B.E/B.Arch)
  • Integrated M.Sc/Integrated B.S/M.S
  • Integrated M.E/M.Tech (post-B.Sc)
  • And, Integrated M.E/M. Tech or dual degree (after diploma or 10+2)

GATE Selection Process

Each participating Institute in GATE follows their selection process according to their own admission criteria. Candidates must apply for admission into an M.Tech program to the institutes individually but it is mandatory for them to register for COAP as they will receive the admission offer through COAP only.

How to Apply Online for GATE 2020 Exam

IIT Delhi has released the Application Form on September 3, 2019, on their official website. Candidates can click on the link provided above to apply directly for GATE on or before the GATE 2019 last date.

  • Visit the Official Website of GATE
  • Firstly, register yourself for GATE 2020 through GOAP. After your registration, you will get an enrollment number. You can change your password for future purposes.
  • Then, fill up all your important details like academic details, college, contact, and a valid photo ID details. Select your date and exam center as well.
  • Upload your scanned image and signature. Note that the size of your photograph and signature should be proper and according to the official notice.
  • Pay online application fees. Download and save your online application.

Application Fees

Category Application Fees
(till 24th September 2019)
Application Fees
(from 24th September)
 General Category    Rs. 1500   Rs.2000
 SC/ST PwD /Females   Rs. 750   Rs. 1500
 International Candidates –
Dubai & Singapore
 US $100   US $120
 International Candidates –
Addis Ababa, Columbo,
  US $50  US $70

GATE Notification 2020

Go through the detailed notification here. Take a look at the below the notification released by IIT Delhi.

What After GATE 2020?

Apart from higher studies, there are a lot of government jobs candidates can apply with the GATE score. Here is the link to check out which jobs you can apply for after completion of GATE Exam 2020.

Check PSU Recruitment through GATE


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