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Candidates have to secure minimum cut off marks in GATE for admission to ME/M.Tech program in IITs and NITs and other participating colleges. GATE Cutoff will vary from institute to institute. The cutoff marks determine whether the students get qualified or not for the exam. IIT Madras will release GATE Cut off, after the declaration of results.
Candidates can check the GATE 2019 expected cutoff categories wise as shown in the table:
|SC/ ST/ PWD||16.60|
Apart from admissions in postgraduate courses, GATE cut off scores are also considered for employment in PSUs, direct recruitment to Group A posts in Central Government. A good GATE Score can avail you financial assistance for postgraduate programs.
The marks for the general category is higher as compared to others. Check the following table for cutoff to get a fair idea of the score they need to obtain to apply for M.Tech admissions.
|SC/ ST/ PWD||17|
Here is the GATE 2017 cutoff declared. Candidates scoring marks more than this were eligible for the counselling processes by various institutes.
|SC/ ST/ PWD||16.60|
Here we have provided the GATE 2017 computer science cutoff meant for the admission criteria of various IITs.
|IIT Madras||Computer Science and Engineering||799||658||-||537||345||-||266|
|IIT Guwahati||Computer Science and Engineering||≥600||-||≥550||≥400||≥400||≥400||-|
|IIT Bombay||Computer Science and Engineering||750||-||675||500||500||500||-|
|IIT Delhi||Direct Admission||900||900||-||900||900||900||-|
|Interview Shortlisting 60.0/6.75||820||735||-||600||600||600||-|
|Maximum Marks||Minimum Marks||Average Marks||Total Candidates|
In nearly, total 1.5 lakhs of candidates appeared for GATE 2015 exam. The minimum qualifying marks to qualify in GATE exam for all the category is as follow:
The admissions in IITs will be done through written test and personal interview conducted by IITs. IIT Kanpur releases their cutoff after the written test and interviews separately for direct admissions in M.Tech course. Here, we are providing the cutoff marks at IIT Kanpur for both rounds.
|Category||GATE Cutoff for direct admission after Test||GATE Cutoff for Interview after Test|
Candidates should have obtained at least 60% of marks in B.Tech to apply for IIT Delhi admission process. Check the following category wise cutoff marks at IIT Delhi:
|Category||GATE Cutoff||% in B.Tech|
|SC/ ST/ PH||550||55%|
IIT Kharagpur cutoff goes higher than other IITs for Computer Science Engineering. It releases separate cutoff marks for different categories as mentioned below:
Here, the category wise cutoff at IIT Hyderabad are given in the below table.
IIT Madras has different criteria for the candidates studying in IITs should have obtained at least 8.0 of CGPA. Non- IITs candidates must have obtained at least 70% of marks. Relaxation of 5% in marks will be given to the reserved category candidates as mentioned below:
|Category||GATE Score||% in B.Tech||B.Tech from IIT (CGPA)|
|SC/ ST/ PWD||550||65%||7.5|
In these years, i.e. 2014 & 2013 the cutoff marks were similar for all the categories. The candidates can look at previous year cutoff as mentioned in the below table.
|Year||General||OBC||SC/ ST/ PWD|
For getting admission through GATE is not only depend on written examination. The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks to get shortlisted in different institutes. There are various factors which affects the cutoff marks which are given below: