Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2023

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2023

GATE 2023 Application Portal opens from 30th Aug. 2023.

Last Date for Applying Online: 30.09.2023

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2023

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level exam that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science/ Commerce/ Arts. GATE 2023 will be a computer-based test (CBT) which is being organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. The exam will be conducted by IISc Bangalore and seven IITs (IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee), on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India (GoI).


Qualified GATE score can be used for seeking admission and/or financial assistance to : (i) Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science/ Commerce/ Arts; and (ii) Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Arts and Science, in the institutions supported by the MoE and other Government agencies. GATE score is also used by some colleges and institutions for giving admission to students without MoE scholarship/assistantship. Further, many Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) have been using the GATE score in their recruitment process.


Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national examination conducted to test the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering / Technology / Architecture and both undergraduate and post-graduate level subjects in Arts, Commerce and Science. GATE 2023 will be conducted for 29 subjects (also referred to as “papers”) and it would be distributed over Saturday 4 th, Sunday 5 th, Saturday 11 th and Sunday 12 th of February 2023. The GATE 2023 examination is conducted in different cities across India as well selected cities in the countries of Bangladesh, Nepal, Singapore, and UAE. The examination would be a Computer Based Test (CBT).


The GATE score would reflect the relative performance level of the candidate in a particular subject. Note that the GATE 2023 score is valid for THREE YEARS from the date of announcement of the results. No information on the GATE 2023 score will be available after this period


Information Website for GATE-2023 is: https://gate.iitk.ac.in/index.html


Eligibility: Before starting the application process, the candidate must ensure that they meet the educational eligibility criteria of GATE 2023. A candidate who is currently studying in the 3rd or higher years of any undergraduate degree program OR has already completed any government approved degree program in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Science / Commerce / Arts is eligible for appearing in the GATE 2023 exam.


Examination Duration: All the papers of the GATE 2023 examination will be of 3 hours duration and they consist of 65 questions for a total of 100 marks. Since the examination is a computer-based test (CBT), at the end of the stipulated time (3-hours), the computer screen will automatically close the examination inhibiting any further action.


How to Apply:

Application for GATE 2023 must be submitted ONLINE on website (https://gate.iitk.ac.in) by paying necessary application fees.


Application Fee:

Details of Application Fee for GATE 2023 for Indian Nationals (Per Subject Paper)

(Regular Period 30th Aug. to 30th Sept. 2022)/ (Extended Period 1 st Oct. to 7 th Oct. 2022)


For Examination Centres in India:

  • Female candidates: INR850 /INR1350

  • SC / ST / PwD* category candidates: INR850/INR1350

  • All other candidates: INR1700/INR2200


Application Fee for GATE 2023 for Foreign National Candidates (Per Subject Paper):

  • Centres in India: INR1700/ INR2200

  • Dhaka and Kathmandu: USD100/USD150

  • Dubai and Singapore: USD200/USD250


Application Fee for GATE 2023 for Indian Nationals appearing at international centres irrespective of their category (Per Subject Paper)

  • Dhaka and Kathmandu: USD100/USD150

  • Dubai and Singapore: USD200/USD250


Important Dates:

  • Online Application Process Opens (https://gate.iitk.ac.in ): 30th August 2022

  • Closing Date of REGULAR online registration/ application process: 30th September 2022

  • Closing Date of EXTENDED online registration/ application process: 07th October 2022

  • Modifications in GATE 2023 Application: 4th to 11th November 2022

  • Availability of GATE Admit cards for download: 03rd January 2023

  • GATE 2023 Examinations: 04th, 05 th and 11th, 12th Febuary 2023

  • Candidate's response available in Application portal: 15th Febuary 2023

  • Answer keys available on Application portal: 21st Febuary 2023

  • Submission of challenges by candidates on Answer Keys: 22nd to 25th Febuary 2023

  • Announcement of Results for GATE 2023: 16th March 2023

  • Availability of Score Card for download by candidates: 21st March 2023


GATE 2020 Examination Dates/Timings (Tentative):

  • 04th & 05th February 2023 (9:30 AM to 12:30 & 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

  • 11th & 12th February 2023 (9:30 AM to 12:30 & 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM)


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About Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level exam that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science/ Commerce/ Arts. GATE 2023 will be a computer-based test (CBT) which is being organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. The exam will be conducted by IISc Bangalore and seven IITs (IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee), on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India (GoI).

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