GATE 2016 Brochure/ Online Form/ Fees & Important Date

GATE 2016 Notice & Brochure/Online Form/ Fees & Important Date.

This article is regarding GATE 2016 Entrance Exam information bulletin for MTech/ M.Arch courses.The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2016 is conducted by the committee of IIT’s and IISc Bangalore. The GATE 2016 official website is and shall be conducted by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and JAM 2016 entrance exam is conducted by IIT Madras. Every year, GATE Engineering Entrance Exam is conducted for admission in Post Graduation in Engineering/ Technology & Architecture. The GATE Score is used for direct admission in Ph.D/ M.E/ M.Tech Courses in various Discipline ie Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering/ ECE/ Mechanical Engineering/ Civil/ Structural Engineering etc. The MHRD also provided Rs 8000/- as a teaching assistantship/ scholarship while pursuing M.Tech/ M.E degree. The Good score in GATE 2016 also give chances to get direct Govt Jobs in PSU ie IOCL, HP, HTPC, ONGC & various other Government Companies. The salary various from 8 Lakh to 14 Lakh per annum as per the Company & post.

BASIC of GATE 2016.

The GATE 2016 shall be completely conducted online for all 23 subject papers. The Entrance Exam of GATE 2016 shall be Computer Based Test (CBT) with multiple choice questions. The candidate has to mark with virtual keyboard for correct answers. The practice sets of GATE 2016 is available on Coaching Center websites. Our Website (Exam Free Job Alert) also consist Guess Papers/ Sample GATE 2016 practice sets. The applicant must purchase Good Books from Online Book Store with Discount coupons.

Important Dates.

Please check the tentative exam dates of GATE 2016 for CSE/ CIVIL/ MECHANICAL/ ELECTRICAL/ ELECTRONICS etc.

GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens for Enrolment, Application Filling, Application Submission  September 1, 2015 (Tuesday)
Last Date for Submission of Online Application through Website
   October 1,      2015 (Thursday)
Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login  November 20, 2015 (Friday)
Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing December 17, 2015 (Thursday)
GATE 2016 Online Examination

  • Forenoon: 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
  • Afternoon: 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
  • (On Saturdays and Sundays only)
January 30 to February 07, 2016
Announcement of Results on the Online Application Website March 19,   2016 (Saturday)

GATE 2016 ZONE WISE Website.

Zone-1: Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (IISc).
Zone-2: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)
Zone-3: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
Zone-4: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITGHY)
Zone-5: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)
Zone-6: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKHAG)
Zone-7: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)
Zone-8: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)

Eligibility Criteria.

Qualifying Degree Qualifying Degree/Examination (Descriptive) Description of Eligible Candidates Year of qualification cannot be later than
B.E./B.Tech./B.Pharm. Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology  (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./Diploma in Engineering/ Technology) Currently in the final year or already completed 2016
B. Arch. Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (Five years course) Currently in the final year or already completed 2016
B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S. Bachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/ 4 years after 10+2) Currently in the 4th year or already completed 2016
M. Sc./ M.A./MCA or equivalent Master’s degree in any branch of Science/Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalent Currently in the final year or already completed 2016
Int. M.E/ M.Tech (Post-B.Sc.) Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering / Technology (Four year program) Currently in the 2nd/3rd/4th year or already completed 2018
Int. M.E./ M.Tech or Dual Degree(after Diploma or 10+2)


Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering / Technology (Five year program)


Currently in the 4th/5th year or already completed




Int. M.Sc/Int. B.S.-M.S. Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.S.-M.S. program Currently in the final year or already completed 2016
Professional Society Examination  (equivalent to B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch.) B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations, of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g.,AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers- India) Completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses NA


GATE Paper Code GATE Paper Code
Aerospace Engineering AE Geology and Geophysics GG
Agricultural Engineering AG Instrumentation Engineering IN
Architecture and Planning AR Mathematics MA
Biotechnology BT Mechanical Engineering ME
Civil Engineering CE Mining Engineering MN
Chemical Engineering CH Metallurgical Engineering MT
Computer Science andnformation Technology CS Petroleum Engineering PE
Chemistry CY Physics PH
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC Production and Industrial Engineering PI
Electrical Engineering EE Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF
Ecology and Evolution EY Engineering Sciences XE*
Life Sciences XL**
*XE Paper Sections Code **XL Paper Sections Code
Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) A Chemistry (Compulsory) H
Fluid Mechanics B Biochemistry I
Materials Science C Botany J
Solid Mechanics D Microbiology K
Thermodynamics E Zoology L
Polymer Science and Engineering F Food Technology M
Food Technology G


The candidate has to apply through GOAPS (GATE Online application Processing System) only. The online forms cum registration of GATE 2016 is available at website.

STEPS for GATE 2016 Forms/Admit Card/ Result & Score Cards.

1.  Apply for the examination online at IISc Official GATE 2016 websote.

2.  Upload your photograph,  signature  and  other  documents  like  graduation  certificate/certificate from Principal, caste certificate (if applicable) etc.

3. The applicant has to Pay the application fee through net-banking or debit card or e-challan.

4.  Check the Status of your application form: Received, Under Scrutiny, Accepted, Defect Status, Status after Rectification, Rejected with Valid Reasons, Admit Card Ready for Download, etc.

5.  Contact the  zonal GATE Office in case of any queries/problems. (Toll Free numbers) if available.

6.  Download GATE 2016 Admit Card.

7.   View your answers, marks and GATE score.


The GATE 2016 application fess is applicable for all the applicants, this year the women/ girls candidate has to pay fess of Rs 750/- SC/ST/PwD candidates has to pay 750/- and all other candidates has to pay Rs 1500/- via Netbanking/ Credit/ Debit/ wallet (PayTM/ MobiWik/ SBI Buddy Wallet Android Application).

Photo & Signature Image Size.

The applicant has to upload defined image & passport photo size. The image must be in JPEG format and also on a standard 3.5 cm × 4.5 cm (Width x Height). The photo maximum pixel resolution for JPEG: 480 × 640 (0.3 Mega pixel). If you have problem in uploadding your signature or photo, Please comment below. We will reduce or increase size for GATE 2016 application form. The minimum pixel resolution for JPEG: 240 × 320.

GATE 2016 New Pattern.

The GATE 2016 shall be of 65 questions carrying 100 marks in all papers, out of which 10 questions carrying a total of 15 marks will be on General Aptitude (GA). In the papers bearing the codes AE, AG, BT, CE, CH, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME, MN, MT, PE, PI, TF and XE, the Engineering Mathematics will carry around 15% of the total marks, the General Aptitude section will carry 15% of the total marks and the remaining 70% of the total marks is devoted to the subject of the paper.

GATE 2016 Notification

GATE 2016 Official Website

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