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GATE 2017-18: Last date to apply is October 5

Candidates can check the update at gate.iitg.ac.in. GATE 2018 Examination is on February 3, 4, 10 and 11 of 2018 (Saturdays and Sundays).

Sagar Mavani 

NEET exams

The last day to apply for the (2018) application is October 5 (Thursday). The process began on September 1 (Friday). Candidates can check the update at iitg.ac.in. 2018 Examination is on February 3, 4, 10 and 11 of 2018 (Saturdays and Sundays).

is a national-level entrance examination held for admission into Postgraduate Programmes (Master's & Doctoral - M.E., M. Tech, PhD) at IITs, IISc, IISERs and other reputed institutions. Many Govt. PSUs such as IOCL, PGCIL, NTPC, BHEL, BARC, ISRO, CSIR, DRDO and private organizations also use scores for recruitment purposes. is jointly administered by Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and seven zonal Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) for Ministry for Human Resource and Development (MHRD) Govt. of India. Each year one of these institutes conduct on a rotational basis, in 2018 will be conducted by IIT Guwahati. The exam will be taken by IIT Guwahati for twenty three subjects or papers and would be distributed over the aforementioned dates.

Parameters: Candidates should have completed Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Master's degree in Science (B.E. / B.Tech/ B.Pharm/B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S. /B. Arch/M. Sc. / M.A. / MCA or equivalent/Integrated M.Sc. / Integrated B.S.-M.S./Integrated M.E. / M.Tech (Post-B.Sc.)/Integrated M.E. / M.Tech or Dual Degree). Final year students are also eligible to apply. There is no age limit for appearing for

How to Apply:

  • Visit the official website - www.gate.iitg.ac.in and register as a new user using valid email ID and Mobile number
  • After registering, get an access to GOAPS (Processing System) through their unique Enrolment ID and password
  • Fill the 2018 application form and upload photograph, signature and other required documents and details
  • Pay the Application Fee either Online (net banking/debit card) or Offline (e-challan)
  • Download and print filled Application form for future use
  • Download Admit Card
Conducted in 197 Cities across India
the is conducted across 197 cities of India and 6 international cities namely Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Dubai (UAE), Kathmandu (Nepal) and Singapore. scores are also accepted for admission in universities in Singapore and Germany. While filling the Application form candidates provide three choices for centres and they are allocated the centre accordingly. examination is conducted online and consists of both Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and questions which have numerical answers which are to be keyed in by candidates. The time duration for is 3 hours; also score remain valid for 3 years. 

First Published: Tue, October 03 2017. 17:09 IST