The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur has issued the official notification for the submission of the application for the online GATE exam. The notification has released on 2 September 2021 on the official website of GATE. The candidates can apply online for GATE 2022. Visit the official website of IIT to grab more information about the upcoming GATE 2022. The exam committee has declared the official dates for the exam procedures. The last date for the submission of the application form with the application fee is on September 24, 2021. The GATE exam will be conducted online. Read further for GATE 2022 exam dates and to know more about the GATE 2022 upcoming exam.
The scheduled dates are out now. The candidates can visit the official site for more details. This article can help the candidates to know more about the important information related to the online GATE exam 2022. The candidates are advised to visit the official website frequently for the latest updates related to the upcoming GATE exam 2021.
GATE 2022 Important Dates
IIT Kharagpur has released the official dates for the exam and other related procedures on the official website. The candidates can go through the below-mentioned table to know more about the proposed dates.
|Events for the GATE 2022||Dates for the GATE 2022|
|GATE 2022 submission of the application form begins||September 2, 2021|
|GATE 2022 submission of the application form ends||September 24, 2021|
|Last date for registration with late fee of Rs. 500||October 1, 2021|
|Correction of the mistakes in the application form||October 26, 2021|
|Last date to correct the mistakes in the application||November 1, 2021|
|Last date to change exam centre, exam paper and category||November 12, 2021|
|GATE application correction 2 begins- the candidates can correct the university, paper preference||Will be updated soon|
|GATE mock test releasing date||Will be updated soon|
|GATE 2022 admit card||January 3, 2022|
|GATE 2022 scheduled exam date||February 5, 6, 12 and 13, 2022|
|GATE response sheets releasing date||February 2022|
|GATE 2022 question paper availability starts from||February 2022|
|Releasing date of the GATE answer key||February 2022|
|Date for raising objections||March 2022|
|GATE Final Answer Key releasing date||March 2022|
|Declaration of GATE result 2022||March 17, 2022|
|Scorecard availability starts from||March 21, 2022|
Important Guidelines for GATE 2022
- The online application form should be submitted on or before 2nd September 2021.
- The candidates can pay the exam fee before September 24 2021.
- The GATE exam will be conducted online. The tentative exam dates will be February 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th. Before the submission of the application form, the candidates need to check the eligibility criteria for exam 2022.
- If any candidates are not eligible for the exam, the application form will be immediately rejected. In this year, GATE has introduced two more new papers namely Geomatics Engineering, Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering. thus, the total number of GATE papers turned out to be 29. For the upcoming GATE exam 2022, the number of exam centres has been decreased by IIT Kharagpur. The exam centres have been reduced to some zones.
- The candidates who wish to apply for more than one paper are asked to fill in only one application form. Those candidates are not supposed to fill in two application forms separately.
- If a single candidate is filling and submitting more than one application form, only the first application form will be selected. The rest of the applications will be immediately rejected. The application fees are non-refundable. For the candidates appearing for the posts like Senior Field Officer (Tele), Senior Research Officer (S&T) and Senior Research Officer (Crypto) is conducted based on the GATE score instead of direct recruitment.
- For the papers like CE, CS, EC, EE and ME the exam will be conducted in multiple sessions. The candidates can choose and apply for the single session only.
- The scorecard of the exam should be saved for future reference after the declaration of the results.
- The candidates belonging to the EWS and General category should score 90% marks for the qualification. The candidates can also find the proposed eligibility criteria below.
GATE Exam 2022: Sum Up
|Name of the exam||GATE|
|Name of the conducting body||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur|
|Number of Papers||29|
|Number of Exam Cities available||195|
|Number of international centres||6|
|Total number of questions in each paper||65|
|Total Marks for each paper||100|
|Number of candidates appearing for the exam||858,890|
|Validity of GATE Scorecard||3 Years|
The candidates who were eagerly awaiting the GATE exam can now apply online before September 24, 2021. Further updates regarding the exam dates and other relevant dates will be released by the IIT soon! Keep yourself updated about the GATE 2022 here. Start your preparations now and Download Entri App if you are confused how to attempt a competitive exam.