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GATE 2022 Registration Starts From Aug 30: Here Are Some Important Points To Remember

IIT Kharagpur will release the GATE application form 2022 on the official website: gate.iitkgp.ac.in on August 30. Check out the important points you need to remember before the GATE registration begins.

GATE is one of the most promising competitive exams in India. GATE is fast acquiring a brand value and even foreign universities in countries such as Germany & Singapore are considering GATE scores to offer admissions to the aspirants. Other than this, GATE acts as a gateway to secure jobs in top Indian PSUs like BHEL, HPCL, IOCL, CIL, PGCIL, GAIL, NTPC, and more. GATE is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) at Kharagpur, Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Chennai, and Roorkee on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE of Education Ministry’s Higher Education Department.
The Indian Institute Of Technology – IIT Kharagpur has released the GATE 2022 notification on the official website – gate.iitkgp.ac.in. IIT Kharagpur will now release the GATE 2022 application form on August 30 on the official site. Candidates can fill up the application form and apply for the most popular competitive exams in India – GATE
Often candidates are worried about how to apply for the GATE exam, what will be the fee, what is the last date for form submission, etc. Relax! We’re here to help you. Candidates can follow our latest blog that gives complete updates on the
GATE examination. Candidates willing to fill up the GATE application form 2022 should remember few important points before the registration begins. It is to avoid mistakes while filling the GATE application form and being rejected at the last moment.
GATE Application Form: Important Points To Remember
Candidates should consider the following points at the time of GATE Online Registration:

  • GATE Application Form 2022 Website – Candidates will be able to download and fill the application form for the GATE 2022 Exam on the official website - gate.iitkgp.ac.in.

  • GATE Registration Dates 2022 - The application form for the GATE 2022 will be available on the official site from August 30 to September 24, 2021. Also, the GATE 2022 application form will be available for an extended period with an additional fee of INR 500 from September 25 to October 1, 2021.

  • Any incorrect or incomplete application will be displayed on October 26, 2021, and candidates can rectify the errors till November 1, 2021. Candidates can also make changes in paper, category, and exam city by November 12 with an additional fee payment.

Documents Required To Fill GATE Application Form 2022
The following documents are required to be handy with at the time of GATE Registration:

  • Personal Information (name, date of birth, personal mobile number, parents' name, parents' mobile number, etc.)

  • Address for Communication (including PIN code)

  • Eligibility degree details

  • College name and address with correct PIN code

  • Choice Of GATE papers

  • Three preferred choices of GATE examination cities

  • High-quality image of candidate's photograph conforming to the requirements specified

  • Good quality image of candidate's signature conforming to the requirements specified

  • Scanned copy of Category (SC/ST) certificate (if applicable) in pdf format

  • Scanned copy of PwD Certificate (if applicable) in pdf format

  • Scanned copy of Certificate of Dyslexia (if applicable) in pdf format

  • Scanned copy of any one of the valid photo Identity Document: Aadhaar-UID (preferable), Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID and Driving License. The same ID, in original, must be carried to the examination hall

  • Net-banking/debit card/credit card/UPI details for fee payment

Two Papers In GATE 2022
Candidates who wish to appear in two GATE 2022 subject papers should have a primary choice of papers as their default choice. The second choice of GATE paper can be chosen from the given combinations. Combination papers cannot be assumed or created on your own. However, there is a list of combination papers available on the GATE website and you can create your lists amongst them. For the detailed GATE Syllabus for all the subjects candidates can read - GATE Syllabus | GATE Exam Syllabus 2022 For All Papers
GATE 2022 Application Fee – Candidates can pay the application fee for the GATE 2022 through the official website. Candidates can make the fee payment through net banking, debit card/credit card/UPI mode. The fee per GATE 2022 subject is given below, for two papers the amount of fee will be double compared to a single paper.
GATE Application Fee 2022

For Examination Centers (India)

Regular Period (Aug 30 To Sep 24)

During Extended Period (Sep 25 To Oct 1)

Female Candidates (Per Paper)

INR 750

INR 1250

SC/ST/PwD candidates (Per Paper)

INR 750

INR 1250

All Other Candidates (Per Paper)

INR 1500

INR 2000

IIT Kharagpur has announced that the GATE 2022 will have the addition of two new subjects and from next year there will be a total of 29 papers/subjects. The two newly introduced subjects would be Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering (Combined) And Geomatics Engineering (GE).
GATE Exam Pattern 2022

  • The mode of GATE 2022 will be Computer Based Test (CBT) and the duration will be for 180 minutes.

  • There will be a total of 29 subjects/papers for GATE 2022

  • There will be two sections – General Aptitude (GA) and Selected Subject

  • Type of Questions - Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), Multiple Select Questions (MSQ), and Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

  • Number Of Questions - There will be a total of 65 questions in which 10 would be from General Aptitude (GA) while the remaining 55 will be from the subject chosen by the candidates

  • Marking Scheme – Each Question will carry 1 mark and 2 marks [Read more on GATE Exam Pattern 2022 | Check Paper Pattern And Subject Wise Marking Scheme]

GATE 2022 exam will be conducted on 5, 6, 12, and 13 February 2022. Candidates will be able to download the admit cards for the examination from January 3, 2022. GATE 2022 results will be announced in March 2022.
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