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GATE 2020 Civil Engineering was concluded successfully on Feb 9, 2020 in 2 sessions from 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM. IIT Delhi has released GATE 2020 Answer Key along with question papers. Candidates can visit the official portal (gate.iitm.ac.in) to raise an objection against the answer key by making a payment of INR 500 from Feb 19 to 21, 2020.
The overall difficulty level of paper was rated Moderate by test takers. GATE Result 2020 will be announced on March 16, 2020 at GOAPS website. After the declaration of result, each Institute will release its separate GATE Cut off.
The answer keys for Civil Engineering:
|2019||Question Paper (CE01)||Answer Key (CE01)|
|Question Paper (CE01)||Answer Key (CE01)|
|2018||Question Paper (CE01)||Answer Key (CE01)|
|Question Paper (CE02)||Answer Key (CE02)|
Last year, 1,18,147 students took GATE CE Paper out of which 18, 013 qualified the exam. As per the trends, most of the questions in the paper are based on fundamental, concept based and thought-provoking.
The official answer keys are referred for evaluating GATE Scores. Based on official answer keys, the result is declared. Also, candidates can also submit their contests on the answer keys provided. This facility will be available for a limited time period against a payment.
GATE Answer Keys illuminate test takers of right answers. Concocting the marking scheme, applicants derive marks they may acquire in the final result. Aside from that facility, Applicants can likewise challenge the official keys within the given time-frame before the announcement of results.
An applicant can avail the chance and challenge the answer key of any question subsequent to giving their practical legitimization. The same is to be encased in the required entirety of money. Candidates are advised to ensure that they quote the proper question number. If the specialists acknowledge the presented reply, the money paid will be refunded.
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The GATE Academy has released the paper analysis of GATE CE Paper on memory based questions. The analysis of morning session can be found below:
The paper analysis of GATE Civil Engineering (CE) is available. Find it below:
Following is the section-wise paper analysis of the GATE CE exam:
|Section Name||Major Topics Covered in the Exam||Overall Difficulty Level of the Questions|
|Environmental Engineering||BOD, Air Pollution, Sludge Disposal, Domestic Wastewater||Moderate|
|Structural Analysis||Deflection of Beam, Truss & Strain||Difficult|
|Water Resources Engineering||Unit Hydrographs, Flood Estimation, Fluid Routing||Easy|
|SOM/Solid mechanics||Struss, Deflection of Beams||Easy|
|RCC||Concrete Technology, Shear, Compression and Torsion by Limit State Methods||Easy|
|Geomatics/ Surveying Engineering||Levelling, Coordinate System, Map Projections, Theodolite-Traversing||Moderate|
|Geotechnical Engineering||Earth Pressure, Consolidation, Shear Strength, Permeability & Seepage, Compaction||Moderate|
|Transportation Engineering||Traffic Characteristics, Theory of Traffic Flow, Pavements, GIS Remote Sensing||Moderate|
|Construction Materials and Management||Construction Management, Analysis of Beam Sections at Transfer and Service Loads||Difficult|
|Engineering Mechanics||Trusses and Frames, Kinematics of Rectilinear Motion||Difficult|
|Steel Structure||Plastic Analysis, Design of Tension Member, Beams||Moderate|
Following is the section-wise distribution of marks of the GATE CE exam –
|Section Name||Number of 1 Mark Questions||Number of 2 Marks Questions||Total Marks From the Section|
|Water Resources Engineering||3||4||11|
|Construction Material & Management||0||3||6|
|Total||30 Questions||35 Questions||100 Marks|
GATE 2020 cut off will be announced once the final results will be declared by organizing committee. GATE Cut off will be the minimum mark that you will require to get selected for the admission process to various individual participating colleges in India.
The cut off marks of the GATE exam will vary based on the various categories. You can predict the cut off for GATE 2020 by analyzing those of the previous few years. Following is the cut off of the GATE exam for past few years.
|Year of GATE for CE Exam||General Category||OBC Category||SC, ST and PH Categories|