GATE 2020 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
GATE Registration 2021 is expected to start in the month of September 2020. Candidates will be able to fill the form online by visiting the official website. Apart from entering your personal and academic details in the form, the other important step is to scan and upload your photograph and signature in the specified format. This must be done electronically at the time of filling up an online form at GOAPS.
For this session, IIT Bombay will conduct the exam on the first of February 2021. The national level examination will be conducted in CBT mode across 195 GATE exam centers in India and 6 cities abroad. The facility to change the uploaded image after the closure of the application, form correction window will be made available to candidates. Read the article to know more about the right image size and format.
GATE 2021 Notification is expected to release in the month of August 2020 at gate.iitb.ac.in. Tabulated below are the tentative important dates for GATE 2021
|GATE 2021 Events||Dates (Tentative)|
|GATE 2021 Registration window||September - October 2020|
|GATE Application Form Correction Window||Last week of October 2020|
|Last Date for Requesting Change of Examination City||3rd week of November 2020|
|Issue of GATE Admit card||1st week of January 2021|
|Exam date||1st week of February 2021|
|Official Answer key releasing||10 days after the exam|
|Result declaration||2nd week of March 2021|
|Publishing of Scorecard||One week after the declaration of results|
|Start of counseling cum admission process||April 2021|
Candidates applying for the national level exam must take care of GATE Photo details, photo size, etc. while attaching their photograph with GATE 2021 Application Form. Listed below are important points related to the same:
Along with the photograph, candidates are also required to attach a scanned image of the signature. The essential specifications for signature as per GATE 2021 requirements are listed below:
Editing scanned images may degrade the quality of the images. As uploading of the low quality of images is not acceptable in registration. There are a few ways by which you can edit the images as per the required specifications of GATE 2021.
Images can be cropped, edited, compressed by available online tools viz.
The registration window will start in the month of August 2020. Applications received after the due date will not be accepted. Visit the official website of GOAPS i.e. appsgate.iitb.ac.in to fill GATE Application Form.
5 Steps for applying for GATE 2021
Step 1: Registration through GOAPS
Step 2: Fill the application form with all the required information
Step 3: Upload Photograph and Signature and other required documents
Step 4: Pay the application fee through online mode
Step 5: Submit the form and take a printout for future reference.
IIT will issue the notification for making corrections in GATE 2021 Application Form in case of any overall discrepancy in the information. The option to modify details is applicable to certain fields only.
For GATE 2021 Form Correction, you need to send a request email form registered email id to respective zonal GATE offices indicated on the form. The mail must mention the Enrollment id of candidate and nature of correction in the form besides containing scanned attachment of document required as proof for making the changes.
Check the table below to know the fields where changes are applicable:
|Nature of Correction||Documents Required as Proof for making Correction (Any One)|
|Name of candidate||10th class/SSLC certificate, Voter ID, Passport, Aadhaar ID Driving License|
|Date of Birth||Birth certificate, 10th class/SSLC certificate, Passport|
|Name of Parent/Guardian||Voter ID, Passport, Aadhaar ID, Driving License|
|Academic Qualification Details –
||Degree certificate or Final year/Semester mark sheet or Certificate with seal and signature of HoD/principal/competent authority (format available on the website)|
Ques- How many exam centers can I choose for GATE exam?
Ans- Candidates can choose maximum 3 exam centers in the order of preference for GATE. The first preference given by the applicant is most likely to be allotted.
Ques- Can I appear in any of the GATE 2021 paper?
Ans- Candidate is expected to appear in the paper of discipline of a qualifying degree. However, candidates can also choose any other paper as well.
Ques- Can I use the same e-mail account for multiple applications?
Ans- Candidates can use one e-mail id for a single application.
Ques- What is the application fee for GATE 2021?
Ans- GATE 2021 Application fee has been detailed in the table given below:
|Category||Application Fee||During Extended Period|
|Women||INR 750||INR 1250|
|SC/ST/PwD||INR 750||INR 1250|
|All Other Candidates||INR 1500||INR 2000|
|For exam centers in Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka, and Kathmandu||US$50||US$70|
|For Exam Center in Dubai and Singapore||US$100||US$120|
Read how to download GATE Response sheet and how t ...
Application Form for more than 100 HPU Job. Apply ...