15 May 2021

GATE Cut-Off 2021 Released | Check Cut-Off & Gate Result 2021

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GATE Cut Off 2021: Paper-wise Cutoff

 

GATE 2021 result has been announced by IIT, Mumbai on 19th March 2021 for all the 27 papers or subjects. To check their qualifying status, candidates can anytime login to GOAPS portal with their registered email id and password. GATE result 2021 has been announced by the exam authorities even before the official schedule of March, 22. 

IIT, Mumbai has released paper-wise GATE cut off 2021 on 20th March for all 27 papers. GATE exam cut off is the minimum marks required to qualify for the exam. Candidates who score more than the cut off would be eligible for GATE counselling and admission to top-tier M. Tech/M.E/Ph.D courses across India. However, these institutes or universities will have their own admission cut offs for each specialization or courses. 

The GATE 2021 scorecard will also be available for download from 26th March to 31st May 2021. Since this competitive exam is conducted in multiple sessions with various difficulty levels, the normalization method will be used to calculate the GATE score. GATE Scorecard will be issued to only those candidates who score equal to or more than the qualifying cut off for GATE 2021. Other than M. Tech admissions, students who score marks higher than GATE exam cut off are often recruited by Top PSUs in highly paid jobs. As per e-sources, out of the total of 7+ Lakh of candidates who have appeared for the GATE exam only 17% i.e 1, 26,000 were able to clear it

Our blog will give complete insights on GATE Exam Cut Off 2021 (Official), Important Dates, and GATE Score Card.  

GATE 2021 Cut Off Paper Wise

Check the Paper Wise GATE Cut Off 2021 in the table given below: 

Paper Code 

Highest Score

Highest Marks (Out Of 100

Cut Off Marks (Out Of 100)

AE 

1000

84

26.3

AG        

1000     

61.33    

25

AR         

1000     

79.67    

40.9

BM        

1000     

64         

25

BT         

1000     

75.33    

30

CE*       

1000     

95.56    

29.2

CH         

1000     

89.67    

35.1

CS*       

1000     

87.81    

26.1

CY         

996       

91.33    

36.2

EC         

1000     

82         

25

EE         

974       

85.33    

30.3

ES          

966       

88         

39.6

EY         

1000     

78         

35.7

GG (Geology)   

945       

72.67    

38.9

GG (Geophysics)             

1000     

68.67    

44.8      

IN          

933       

79         

36

MA       

1000     

68.33    

29

ME*      

979       

93.22    

33

MN       

1000     

77.67    

31

MT        

923       

87.67    

48.5

PE         

947       

88.67    

51.4

PH         

1000     

69.67    

32.8

PI          

939       

83.67    

35.7

ST          

1000     

51.67    

25

TF          

945       

79.67    

41.8

XE         

1000     

90.33    

37

XH-C1

(Economics)      

1000     

62.67    

29.4

XH-C2 (English)

986       

77.67    

41.7

XH-C3

(Linguistics)       

1000     

65.67    

35.3

XH-C4

(Philosophy)      

1000     

71         

37.9

XH-C5

(Psychology)     

1000     

77.33    

48.5

XH-C6

(Sociology)         

1000     

66         

34.3

XL          

983       

74.33    

36

 

GATE 2021 Qualifying Cut Off 

 

GATE Paper 2021

GATE Qualifying Marks

General

OBC-NCL/ EWS 

SC/ST/PwD

Geology and Geophysics             

44.8      

40.3      

29.8

Biotechnology  

30         

27         

20

Mechanical Engineering

33         

29.7      

22

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science     

41.8      

37.6      

27.8

Chemistry          

36.2      

32.5      

24.1

Mathematics     

29         

26.1      

19.3

Computer Science          

26.1      

23.4      

17.4

Electronics and Communication

25         

22.5      

16.6

Humanities and Social Sciences 

37.9      

34.1      

25.2

 

GATE 2022 – Important Dates

Important Events

Dates

Official Website Live

3rd Week, July 2021

Application Form Availability

2nd Week, September 2021

Closing Of Form Submission

1st Week, October 2021

Form Submission (With Late Fee)

2nd Week, October 2021

Request For Exam City Change

2nd Week, November 2021

Admit Card Availability

2nd Week, January 2022

Exam Date

1st and 2nd Week February 2021

Result Announcement

3rd Week, March 2022

 

GATE Cut Off Comparison (2021 Vs 2020 Vs 2019)

Candidates can check the GATE cutoff comparison from 2021 to 2019 given below. The cutoff mentioned in the table is for general category:

Paper Name

Paper Code

GATE Cutoff 2021

GATE Cutoff 2020

GATE Cutoff 2019

Aerospace Engineering

AE

26.3

27.2

33.5

Agricultural Engineering

AG

25

26.3

28.3

Architecture and Planning

AR

40.9

34.8

41

Biomedical Engineering

BM

25

25

NA

BioTechnology

BT

30

30.7

35.9

Civil Engineering

CE*

29.2

32.9

28.2

Chemical Engineering

CH

35.1

35.7

34.8

Computer Science & IT

CS

26.1

28.5

29.5

Chemistry

CY

36.2

26.7

32

Electronics & Communication

EC

25

28.8

26.7

Electrical Engineering

EE

30.3

33.4

39.6

Environmental Science & Engg

ES

39.6

-

-

Ecology & Evolution

EY

35.7

42.2

37.1

Geology

GG

38.9

38.4

44.5

Geophysics

GG

44.8

51.9

NA

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

36

34.6

31.9

Mathematics

MA

29

25

25

Mechanical Engineering

ME*

33

34

34.1

Mining Engineering

MN

31

32.7

31.5

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

48.5

49.2

53.5

Petroleum Engineering

PE

51.4

39.8

49.9

Physics

PH

32.8

37.2

25.2

Production & Industrial Engg

PI

35.7

36.6

32.2

Statistics

ST

25

25

32.5

Textile Engineering & Fibre Science

TF

41.8

37.1

40.1

Engineering Sciences Minor

XE

37

26

26.7

Economics

XH-C1

29.4

-

-

English

XH-C2

41.7

-

-

Linguistics

XH-C3

35.3

-

-

Philosophy

XH-C4

37.9

-

-

Psychology

XH-C5

48.5

-

-

Sociology

XH-C6

34.3

-

-

Life Sciences

XL

36

31.7

36.7

 

Few Factors that will determine GATE CutOff 2022 Include:

  • The number of candidates appearing for the GATE papers
  • The difficulty level of the GATE question papers.
  • The total number of seat available                                     
  • Category under which the candidate is seeking admission.

Paper Wise GATE 2022 Expected Cutoff

GATE Subject

General

OBC-NCL

SC/ST

Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)

26-30

23-28

15-18

Computer Science & Information Technology (CS)

28-30

26-28

18-20

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

35-38

30-32

22-24

Electrical Engineering (EE)

28-30

22-25

18-20

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

30-32

26-28

18-22

Civil Engineering (CE)

26-30

24-28

16-20

Chemical Engineering (CH)

32-36

28-30

22-24

Biotechnology

30-32

28-30

22-26

 

Difference between GATE Qualifying Cut Off & GATE Admission Cut Off 2021: 

  • GATE Qualifying Cut Off: It will be the minimum marks that candidates should score to qualify for the exam. This cut off will be different for different subjects. Also, it will vary based on the category of the candidates. GATE qualifying cut off will be released by the conducting body. 
  • GATE Admission Cut Off: The minimum number of marks required to get admission in the institute or college. This cut off is released by individual institutes and depends on the number of seats, number of applicants, category of applicants, etc.

Steps To Check The GATE Cut Off 2021

  • Visit the official site: Click Here
  • Go to the “Advertisements” section
  • You will find many Ads regarding GATE 2022
  • Search for GATE 2021 Result and Click on the link
  • New PDF Will Open, Download the PDF and Open it.
  • You will get to see the Cutoff details for various branches
  • Look for Branch cut off and check the official category wise cut-off
  • You can see through the different categories such as General, OBC, SC, ST, etc.

Note - GATE 2021 result will consist of scores, qualifying marks for GATE subjects, All Indian Rank and much more.

We hope you’ve benefited from our blog ‘GATE Exam Cut Off 2021: Paper Wise’, and you will now set a bench mark for your GATE preparation. Candidates who wish to appear for GATE 2022 can pick the details of previous cut off and accordingly work out a study plan. You can download the Ekeeda app and get more details on the GATE 2022 Exam. Sign up and take a free trial for your preferred GATE subject today. Attempt mocks, test series, live sessions for a holistic GATE preparation with Ekeeda! 

 

GATE Cut Off 2021: FAQs

 

Where Can I Check The Gate Qualifying Cut Off For A Particular Year?

You can visit the GOAPS web portal to check the GATE cut off for various years, GATE result 2021 or any other details related to the exam.

How Is The GATE Cutoff Calculated?

GATE cut off is decided on the number of factors such as -

  • Total number of applicants
  • Availability of seats
  • The difficulty level of exam
  • Performance of the candidates
  • Category under which the candidate will seek admission

When Will The GATE Cutoff 2021 Be Released?

GATE Cutoff 2021 has been released in March 2021. Candidates can read our blog to get a complete idea of the GATE cutoff 2021

Will GATE Cutoff For Every Discipline Be Different?

Yes! GATE Cutoff stats for all the 27 papers are different from each other.

What Was The GATE Qualifying Cut Off 2021 For ST category For The Electronics & Communication?

The qualifying GATE qualifying cut off 2021 for ST Category for the Electronics & Communication was 16.6, for a detailed cutoff of every discipline check the table above.

How Will The GATE Cut off 2021 Be Released?

The GATE Cutoff lists are broadly classified as paper wise, category wise and qualifying Cutoffs.

What Is The GATE Cutoff 2021 For Various IITs And NITs Institutes?

GATE cutoff 2021 for NITs and IITs will be different based on the institute you wish to seek admission to. Candidates can check the GATE cutoffs of IITs, NITs separately for detailed information.

I've Obtained The Qualifying GATE Cutoff, Can I Get Admission In IITs or NITs?

All IITs/NITs have their own Cutoffs, and it also depends on the branch in which you wish to seek admission. GATE Qualifying cutoffs will not assure you of getting admission in any IITs or NITs

What Is The GATE Admission Cut Off?

The minimum number of marks required to get admission in the institute or college. This cut-off is released by individual institutes and it's based on the number of seats, number of applicants, category of applicants, etc.

What Is The GATE Qualifying Cut Off?

GATE Qualifying cut-off will be the minimum marks that candidates should score to qualify for the GATE exam. It's different for different papers/subjects. Also, it varies based on the candidate’s category such as SC/ST/Women applicant, etc. GATE qualifying cut-off marks will be released by the exam conducting body.

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