Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) - 2011


Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE),2011 is going to conducted on 30-01-2011 (Sunday) Online Exam and Offline Examination is on 13-02-2011 (Sunday) .

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) - 2011



About the GATE:


Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology on behalf of the National Coordination Board - GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

GATE is conducted through the constitution of eight zones. The zones and the corresponding administrative institutes are:

Zone-1: Indian Institute of Science Bangalore
Zone-2: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Zone-3: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Zone-4: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Zone-5: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Zone-6: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Zone-7: Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Zone-8: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

The overall coordination and responsibility of conducting GATE 2011 lies with Indian Institute of Technology Madras, designated as the Organising Institute for GATE 2011 .

Admission to postgraduate programmes with MHRD and some other Government scholarships/assistantships in engineering colleges/institutes is open to those who qualify in GATE examination. GATE qualified candidates with Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture or Master's degree in any branch of Science/Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications are eligible for admission to Master's degree programmes in Engineering/Technology/Architecture as well as for Doctoral programmes in relevant branches of Science with MHRD or other government scholarships/assistantships. To avail the scholarship, the candidate must secure admission to such a postgraduate programme, as per the prevailing procedure of the admitting institution. However, candidates with Master's degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture may seek admission to relevant Doctoral programmes with scholarship/assistantship without appearing in the GATE examination.

Important Dates:


Commencement of sale of Application Form and Information Brochure - Tuesday -September 21, 2010

Commencement of Online Application Form submission- Tuesday- September 21, 2010

Last date for issue of Information Brochure and Application Form at Bank Counters -Wednesday -October 27, 2010

Last date for issue of Information Brochure and Application Form at zonal GATE office counters -Friday -October 29, 2010

Last date for Submission of Online Application Form (website closure)- Wednesday- October 27, 2010
(18:00 Hrs)

Last date for the Receipt of completed Offline/Online Application Form at the respective zonal GATE Office- Tuesday- November 02, 2010

Website display of final list of registered candidates, choices of test paper and examination city -Friday -December 10, 2010

Date for reporting any discrepancy in the choice of examination cities or in the choice of GATE paper -Friday -December 31, 2010

Date for reporting the non-receipt of admit cards for ONLINE examination papers- Thursday -January 20, 2011

Last date for reporting the non-receipt of admit cards for OFFLINE examination papers -Monday- January 31, 2011

GATE 2011 Online Examination
Papers: GG and TF -Sunday -January 30, 2011

GATE 2011 Online Examination
Papers: AE and MN -Sunday -January 30, 2011

GATE 2011 Offline Examination
Papers: AR, BT, CE, CH, CS, ME, PH and PI- Sunday -February 13, 2011
(09:00 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs)

GATE 2011 Offline Examination
Papers: AG, CY, EC, EE, IN, MA, MT, XE and XL -Sunday -February 13, 2011
(14:00 Hrs to 17:00 Hrs)

Announcement of results -Tuesday -March 15, 2011
(10:00 Hrs)

Eligibility for GATE 2011:


The following categories of candidates are eligible to appear for GATE:

Bachelor's degree holders in Engineering/Technology/Architecture (4 years after 10+2) and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes.
Master's degree holders in any branch of Science/Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final or pre-final year of such programmes.
Candidates in the second or higher year of the Four-year Integrated Master's degree programme (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/Technology or in the third or higher year of Five-year Integrated Master's degree programme and Dual Degree programme in Engineering/Technology.
Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by IE(I), AMICE(I) by the Institute of Civil Engineers (India)-ICE(I)) as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. Those who have completed section A or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

Application form for GATE 2011:
Information Brochure and Application Form can be obtained on cash payment of Rs 1000/- (Rs 500/- for SC/ST/PD) from the designated Bank Branches corresponding to each zone (as given below). Application Form can also be obtained from the zonal GATE Offices after handing over Demand Draft for the appropriate amount.

How to Apply for GATE 2011:


Candidates can submit Application Form in two different modes : Online and Offline. The preferred mode of application process is Online

Offline Application Process:
Candidate can obtain a packet containing:
Offline Application Form
Information Brochure
Envelope
from:
A. Designated Bank Branches corresponding to each zone on cash payment.
B. Over the counter from Zonal GATE Office after handing over Demand Draft for appropriate amount.

Duly filled-in Application Form with appropriate enclosures must be sent by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to The Chairman, GATE of the Zone, where the candidate prefers (corresponding to the 1st Choice of Examination City) to appear for the examination, so as to reach on or before Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Online Application Process:

Gateway Payment:

Payment can be made using credit or debit cards or netbanking through the payment gateway of ICICI Bank / Bill Desk / HDFC.

Challan Payment:

Payment by cash at State Bank of India or Indian Bank branches.

Duly filled-in Application Form with appropriate enclosures must be sent by Speed Post (preferably) or by Registered Post to The Chairman, GATE of the Zone, where the candidate prefers (corresponding to the 1st Choice of Examination City) to appear for the examination, so as to reach on or before Tuesday, November 02, 2010

regards
sridevi

Reference: http://gate.iitm.ac.in


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