GATE Admit Cards 2020 download from gate.iitg.ac.in & How to download? GATE Exam Schedule 2020. The admit cards for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020 has to be released on January 3, 2020, according to the official website. Candidates can download the admit cards from the official website, the link for which is gate.iitg.ac.in.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an examination on the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science.
GATE is administered jointly by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (namely, IITs at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee).
GATE 2020 admit card released @ gate.iitm.ac.in: Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT Madras) has released the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020 Admit Card from January 3, 2020. The Adimt Card is now available on GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) website (https://appsgate.iitm.ac.in/) for printing. GATE is a national level engineering entrance examination conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven IITs.
a. Admit Card will be available in the Online Application Portal (for printing): 3rd January 2020
b. GATE 2020 Examination: 1, 2, 8, 9 February 2020
Forenoon: 9:30 AM to 12:30 Noon (Tentative)
Afternoon: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM (Tentative)
c. Announcement of the Results on the Online Application Portal: 5th March 2020
The GATE 2020 Admit Card can only be downloaded from the GOAPS website from January 3, 2020. Candidates should note that the Admit Cards will not be sent by post or as e-mail. The candidate are suggested to appear at the GATE Examination Centre on the date and time specified in the Admit Card.
Candidates must bring a print-out of the downloaded Admit Card to the Examination for the verification along with the original and valid photo Identity Document like Passport, PAN card, Voter ID, Aadhaar-UID, College ID, Employee ID and Driving License – issued by the competent authority. For International candidates, only a valid Passport/Government issued ID/College ID/Employee ID will be accepted as the recognized identification.
The Admit Card is valid if and only if the candidate’s photograph and signature images are clear and legible. The photograph on the Admit Card and that in the valid photo identity document should match with the appearance of the candidate on the day of examination.
GATE 2020 Admit Cards are available on 3 January 2020, this week, on the official website of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering – GATE 2020 – gate.iitg.ac.in/. The notification pertaining to the same on the web portal read, “Admit Card will be available in the Online Application Portal (for printing) – Friday – 04th January 2020.” GATE 2020 is scheduled to be conducted across the country on 1, 2, 8, 9 February 2020, next month, in two sessions viz forenoon from 9 am to 12 noon and afternoon from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Candidates who have enrolled for GATE 2020 must keep a tab on the official website on 4th January to download their admit cards as and when they are released. The Admit Cards will carry important instructions for the candidates along with important information like Enrollment Number, Registration Id, Roll Number, Date of Examination, Venue, Time/Session and Paper.
While Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering – GATE 2020 is one of the most crucial exams for candidates seeking admissions in Postgraduate and Doctoral programmes in IITs, IISC and various prestigious engineering, technology and architecture institutions in India; it is also considered by various Public Sector Undertakings -PSUs to shortlist engineering candidates for their internal recruitment processes.
How to download the GATE Admit Cards 2020:
Updated – The admit card for GATE 2020 examination has been released on the official GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) portal. Download the GATE Admit Card 2020 from the GOAPS official portal – appsgate.iitd.ac.in. Steps to download GATE Admit Card 2020. Candidates must note that no printed copy of the admit cards will be posted to the candidates.
- Go to the official website: http://gate.iitd.ac.in/
- OR visit the Official website of GOAPS – appsgate.iitd.ac.in
- Click on the link, ‘Download Admit Cards’
- Enter the necessary information
- After submitting the same, the admit card will be displayed on the screen
- Take a printout for future use
The exams are scheduled on February 1, February 2, February 8, and February 9. The exam will be conducted online.
The following things are not allowed in the GATE examination hall – Personal calculators, wristwatches, mobile phones or any other electronic devices are NOT allowed inside the examination hall. Candidates are advised not to bring any charts/tables/papers into the examination hall. It is to be noted that GATE officials will not be responsible for the safe-keep of the candidates’ personal belongings.
GATE Exam schedule: Examination schedule: GATE 2020 examinations for 23 papers will be conducted across eight sessions from February 1 to February 9, 2020. The examination will be held in two shifts — forenoon 9 am to 12 pm and in afternoon 2 pm to 5 pm.
The papers which will be conducted during the mentioned days on the website are as follows: Timings – A. 09:30 – 12:30 hrs (Forenoon Session) & B. 14:30 – 17:30 hrs (Afternoon Session)
|Session Code||Examination Date & Day||Paper(s) Code|
|S1||01 February 2020 (Saturday)||IN, ME1, MT, PE, PH|
|S2||01 February 2020 (Saturday)||CY, ME2, PI|
|S3||02 February 2020 (Sunday)||AR, BM, BT, CH, MA, MN, ST, XE, XL|
|S4||02 February 2020 (Sunday)||AE, AG, EC, GG|
|S5||08 February 2020 (Saturday)||EE, EY, TF|
|S6||08 February 2020 (Saturday)||CS|
|S7||09 February 2020 (Sunday)||CE1|
|S8||09 February 2020 (Sunday)||CE2|
About GATE 2020: As per the official website, the following is the detailed information about GATE 2020. Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an examination of the comprehensive understanding of the candidates in various undergraduate subjects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science. GATE is administered jointly by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (namely, IITs at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee).
GATE 2020: 5 important dos and don’ts for candidates: The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020 is scheduled to be held from February 1. Thousands of applicants are expected to take the exam. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi is the official organiser of GATE 2020. The exam will start at 9 am on Sunday at different examination centres, as per the official schedule.
The examination is being conducted for admission to master’s and direct doctoral programmes in engineering, technology, architecture as well as in other branches of science at institutes such as the IITs and the Indian Institute of Science.
Examinations will be held on 1, 2, 8 and 9 February 2020. The three-hour-long examination will require candidates to answer 65 questions, worth a total of 100 marks. The paper will be divided into two sections, with questions based on general aptitude for 15 marks, engineering mathematics for 10 to 13 marks and core engineering area of the candidate.
Candidates appearing for GATE 2020 should keep a note of a few dos and don’ts before they sit for the exam.
Don’t forget your admit card: Make sure you are carrying the hard copy of your admit card and a photo identification document with you at the examination centre. Candidates with just a soft copy of the admit card in the cell phone won’t be permitted to appear for the exams.
No electronic items: Candidates will not be allowed to carry their mobile phones or other electronic items inside the examination hall. A recent official notification clarified, ‘If a candidate brings personal belongings including mobile phones, they have to be kept outside the examination hall at the candidate’s own risk. The GATE officials are not responsible for safekeeping of your personal items.’ However, a virtual scientific calculator will be provided to the candidates.
Magnified question paper for visually challenged students: Examination centres can provide a magnified question paper for those students who are visually challenged. Concerned candidates are expected to contact the GATE Institute Representative through the invigilator regarding this matter.
Don’t panic: A day before the examination, try to relax and stay positive and do not tire yourself with frantic last-minute revisions. On the last day of the preparations, do not attempt to study the entire syllabus and only go through portions that you deem are important. Try to maintain a positive attitude and indulge in activities that relax and calm you.
Reach examination centre on time: In order to avoid any last-minute confusion and stress, reach the examination centre well before the scheduled time. Also, make sure to double-check the address of the venue so as to avoid any unnecessary delay.
GATE Exam Pattern:
All the papers of the GATE 2020 examination will be for three hours duration and they consist of 65 questions for a total of 100 marks. These questions will be objective-type in nature, and each will have a choice of four answers, out of which the candidate has to select (mark) the correct answer. Each question will be of either one or two marks and for the wrong answer, 1/3rd of allotted marks will be reduced.
Every year, Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is being conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (at Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE. This year, Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Delhi is the organising institute for the GATE.
GATE 2020 will be conducted on February 1, 2, 8, and 9, 2020, for 25 papers. If you are one of the GATE examinees, here are some of the important things you need to know.
GATE 2020 would contain questions of two different types in all the papers – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and Numerical Answer Type (NAT). Multiple Choice Questions will carry 1 or 2 marks each for all the papers and sections in GATE 2020 examination. MCQs are objective and each question will have a choice of four answers, out of which the candidate has to mark the correct answer.
Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions will carry 1 or 2 marks each in all the papers and sections. The answer for NAT question will be a signed real number, which needs to be entered by the candidate using the virtual numeric keypad on the monitor (keyboard of the computer will be disabled). Candidates should note that no choices will be shown for these types of questions.