GATE is an online national level examination conducted for Master of Engineering (ME), Masters in Technology (MTech) and direct PhD admissions to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and different organizations/colleges across India. The test is together conducted by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras, IIT Roorkee and Indian Institute for Science, Bangalore (IISC Bangalore), on a rotational premise for the National Coordination Board (NCB – GATE), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), Government of India.

GATE 2021: What's New

(IIT) Bombay has announced the GATE 2021 dates. The test will be conducted on February 5-7 and February 12-14. 


IIT Bombay has additionally introduction diced two new subjects – Environmental Science and Engineering (ES) and Humanities and Social Science (XS). The complete number of subjects in GATE 2021 has expanded to 27. 


IIT Bombay has likewise loosened up the eligibility criteria for students. As per the establishment’s announcement, GATE-2021 Eligibility criteria have been loose from the base 10+2+4 (continuous) to least 10+2+3 (progressing). It will empower even those in the third year of their undergraduate studies to show up for the examination. 


In another recently presented change, students applying for GATE 2021 can likewise choose two subject papers from the recommended set of blends. 


IIT Bombay, the test leading expert for GATE 2021, has made the official site live on July 16, 2020. Candidates can check the review underneath to check all the significant updates identified with GATE 2021 in the review beneath. 

Changes in GATE last year:


GATE 2019 included Statistics (ST) as the new participant 


Through GATE, candidates can look for affirmation or budgetary help (for admission) to the Master’s projects and doctoral projects in Engineering, Architecture and important parts of Science. Qualifying GATE is mandatory for admission to the courses offered at MHRD-upheld organizations and other government offices. These organizations incorporate IITs, IISc, NITs, IIITs, Government-Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs) and different colleges in India. GATE scores are additionally utilized by Public Sector Units (PSUs) for job enrollments.

GATE Eligibility Criteria 2021:

 IIT Bombay has announced the unwinding in GATE 2021 eligibility criteria because of COVID-19 circumstance. According to the announcement, candidates in their pre-last year of undergraduate certificate will likewise be qualified for GATE 2021 . The definite GATE 2021 eligibility criteria will be delivered in data handout alongside the application structure. The GATE eligibility criteria comprise of parameters like age limit, scholastic capability, nationality and more which candidates should meet so as to show up for the selection test. Additionally, two new papers – Environmental Science and Engineering (ES) and Humanities and Social Science (XH) and students from expressions and humanities foundation will likewise be qualified to show up in GATE 2021 for XH paper. 


Most recent: GATE 2021 enlistment is presently open till October 7 (without late charge). GATE 2021 test dates announced, test to be hung on February 5 to 7 and 12 to 14. 


Candidates need to satisfy the GATE eligibility criteria 2021 bombing which, they won’t be permitted to show up for the national level engineering postgraduate passageway test. Consequently, candidates are recommended to allude to the eligibility criteria before continuing towards filling the GATE 2021 application structure . There is no age cutoff to apply for GATE. Candidates can show up for the selection test quite a few times. 


Eligibility criteria of GATE 2021 states that candidates who have certification from any of the expert social orders must guarantee that those examinations conducted by the social orders are affirmed by MHRD/AICTE/UGC/UPSC as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch./B.Planning and so on. Likewise, candidates who enlisted for certification equivalent to B.E./B.Tech from any of the expert social orders will likewise be qualified for GATE 2021. Candidates must note that these eligibility criteria are only for GATE examination, criteria for inductions into M.Tech courses at various IITs will be chosen independently. Peruse on to know in insight concerning GATE 2021 eligibility criteria. 


Candidates are proposed that before beginning the application process they should guarantee that he/she meets the instructive eligibility criteria of GATE 2021. Candidates must note that GATE 2021 eligibility criteria will likewise change contingent on the paper they are appearing for. For the reference of the candidates mentioned underneath is the point by point GATE eligibility criteria 2021. 

GATE eligibility for international students:

Probably finished or in the last year or in the pre-last year of their four year college education in engineering and innovation or;


Probably finished or in the last year or in the pre-last year of their Post Graduate qualification in any important science subjec

Eligibility archives:


On the off chance that a candidate has just gone (in 2020 or prior) one of the passing examinations mentioned above, they need to submit (for example transfer) the degree authentication/temporary endorsement/course consummation testament gave by the establishment. 


On the off chance that the candidate is in the last year of any of the passing examinations mentioned above, they need to transfer a Certificate from the Head of the Department/Institute

GATE 2021 Admission Process

Filling the GATE application structure is only the initial move towards tying down admission to an organization of your choice. There are five phases after which candidates would get admission to a foundation. 

Filling the GATE 2021 application structure: Candidates are needed to enlist themselves for the GATE 2021 preceding appearing for the test. It is normal that the online application structures for the test will be made accessible by the test directing expert in August last week or September first week, 2020. 

Downloading GATE 2021 concede card:

After enlistment, candidates should download the GATE 2021 concede card, Release date of the concede card is yet to be announced by the specialists. 

Show up in GATE 2021:

According to the subject picked, candidates need to show up in the test. GATE 2021 timetable for the test will be delivered alongside the pamphlet for the test

GATE 2021 result assertion:

IIT Bombay will report the GATE 2021 result in the month of March. The result will include candidates’ imprints, normlised score and rank. 

Take an interest in GATE 2021 guiding process: The directing will be conducted for the candidates to pick the school and part of their choice. 

GATE 2020 cutoff

GATE 2020 was conducted by IIT Bombay for 25 papers with Statistics as the new contestant. Investigate GATE cutoff 2020 as delivered by the IIT Bombay after the results got pronounced on March 13, 2020.