The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) will conduct the Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) for the upcoming session. The exam is scheduled to held on from January 30 to February 7.
The registrations will begin from September 1 and will be closed on October 1. The candidates can download the admit cards from December 17.The results for the same will be declared on March 19.
The eligible candidates can apply through the official website, the link for which is www.gate.iisc.ernet.in. The candidates must note that they should not send any hard copy of their application form/documents etc., to IISc or any of the IIT's zonal GATE office.
This year, IIT has introduced a few changes in GATE 2016. An online virtual calculator will be available to examines at the time of examination. No physical calculator will be permitted. The online virtual calculator will be on GATE 2016 website for practice before the examination.
This time, a new paper Petroleum Engineering (PE) has been introduced in GATE 2016. With this, the total number of papers are 23. The candidates can fetch the answer keys from the official website within the short span of time. Every answer key can be challenged, in case of any discrepancy.
Important dates:Commencement of application: September 1