About GATE Exam
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an examination that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in engineering and science for admission into the Master’s Program and Recruitment by some Public Sector Companies. GATE 2022 is going to be conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur and six other Indian Institutes of Technology at Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Chennai, Roorkee & Indian Institute of Science at Bengaluru on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, The Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur will conduct the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering(GATE) 2022 on 05 February 2022, 06 February 2002, 12 February 2022 and 13 February 2022 at the various exam test centers of 199 cities throughout the Nation.
The Admit Card of GATE 2022 is now released on the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur website. To download admit card, Click here
Important Dates for GATE 2022-
Instruction for filling application
- 2nd September 2021 Online Application form started.
- 30th September 2021 Online Application form closed. (Regular)
- 7th October 2022 Online Application Form closed with late fee.
- 18th November 2022 Last date for rectification of application.
- Admit Card of GATE 2022 is now released on 15th January
Date and Time of Examination
- 5th February,6th February,12th February and 13th February Date of GATE examination 2022.
(This date is tentative)
- Time:- 9:00 A.M to 12 P.M. and 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.
Mode of Examination:- Online(CBT-Computer based test)
Announcement of Result
- 17th March 2022 RESULT announcement of GATE 2022.
Paper Pattern and Syllabus:-
GATE 2022 will be conducted for 29 papers. For a list of the papers and syllabus, visit the website
A candidate can appear either in ONE or UP TO TWO papers of the GATE 2022 examination.
Previous year question papers are available on the website
You can download the previous year’s question paper from 2007 to 2021 of every course. You have to go to the website and click on the previous year’s question papers to select the year of the paper.
On the website of IIT Kharagpur, it is also mentioned that,
GATE 2022 will be conducted only by seeing COVID-19 conditions. If the condition will not be normal, the exam may get postponed or canceled . But as of now, the admit card is released now, and chances of exam postponement are very low.
Information Brochure of GATE 2022 can be downloaded from the given link:-Drive
This is a 178-page document, and every detail of GATE 2022 is mentioned.
The admit Card of GATE 2022 is now released and can be downloaded by the website. With the help of the application number, you have got when you have filled the GATE 2022 examination form. If you do not have an application number, click on forget application number or contact the helpline number available there. After getting your admit card, print it in hard copy, read all the instructions given there carefully and Follow all the COVID-19 related guidelines on the day of examination.
Why are students demanding the postponement of GATE 2022?
Students appearing for GATE 2022 have already started requesting postponement of the GATE 2022 exam on social media because of the sudden rise of Covid-19, Omicron cases in India. At the same time, a section of students wants to appear for the exam.
An aspirant said, “Due to increasing cases in India, it’s not the right time to conduct Gate 2022 exam. We are requesting you to postpone it as soon as possible. In August, we need a gate scorecard for admission to master courses so we can delay it.”
But Admit Card of GATE 2022 is released now, and after checking their centers, students are advised to start revising for the exam because the exam is very near. Please keep visiting website for more updates with your preparation going on because GATE is a national-level examination. It is important to conduct it, but we can not predict the situation till February.