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GATE CSE Online Coaching: Key Highlights

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Study Notes PDF

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Topic-wise exams

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Why to Choose Entri for GATE CS Preparation
Entri offers comprehensive GATE CS coaching with experienced faculty, quality study material, and adaptive learning algorithms. Flexible study schedules cater to diverse needs. Regular mock tests simulate the exam environment. Entri's affordability and online accessibility make it convenient without compromising educational standards, making it a reliable choice for GATE CS preparation. Further, Entri facilitates study groups and discussion sessions, creating a supportive learning community where students can engage with peers and educators to enhance their understanding of the material.

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GATE CS Exam Overview
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for Computer Science is an annual examination held in India. It evaluates the in-depth understanding of undergraduate subjects in computer science and related fields. GATE CS is a pathway for admission to postgraduate programs in reputed institutions like the IITs and NITs, and for securing job opportunities in public sector undertakings (PSUs) and private companies. The exam covers topics like algorithms, data structures, computer networks, and more, testing theoretical knowledge, problem-solving skills, and practical application. Aspirants can prepare by solving previous years' papers and taking mock tests.
Important Dates For Gate 2025
GATE Online Application Website Opens:
Enrolment, Application Filling, Application
Submission
Monday 1st September 2024

Last Date for Submission of Online
Application through Website
Wednesday 1st October 2024

Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City Saturday 21st November 2024

Availability of Admit Card Wednesday 17th December 2024

GATE 2025 Online Examination
Forenoon: 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
Afternoon: 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Saturday & Wednesday 31st January, 1st, 7th,
8th & 14th February
2025

Announcement of Results on the Online
Application Website
Thursday 12th March 2025
(10:00Hrs)
GATE CS Eligibility & Exam Pattern
Candidates must have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science Engineering, Information Technology, or equivalent from a university or institute recognized by the Government of India. There is no age limit to appear for the GATE exam.
GATE CS Eligibility Criteria

Criteria

Eligibility

Nationality

Indian

Academic Qualification

  • Candidates must have passed graduation in engineering/technology or Master’s degree in any relevant science subject.
  • Candidates in the pre-final or final year of their qualifying degree are also eligible to appear for GATE 2024
  • Candidates who have obtained/are pursuing their qualifying degree from countries other than India: Must be currently in the 3rd or higher years or completed their Bachelor’s degree (duration: at least 3 years) in Engineering / Technology / Science / Arts / Commerce.

GATE Age Limit

There is no age limit for GATE 2024

GATE attempt limit

There is no restriction in the GATE attempt limit

GATE Exam Pattern for CS

Exam Name

GATE CSE Exam

Exam Mode

Online – Computer Based Test (CBT)

Duration

3 Hours (180 Minutes)

Nature of Questions

MCQ – Multiple Choice Questions MSQ – Multiple Select Questions NAT – Numerical Answer Type

Number of Questions

65 Questions

Total Marks

100 Marks

Marks Awarded

1 or 2 marks per correct answer

Negative Marking

1/3rd Mark will be deducted for 1 mark question; 2/3rd Mark will be deducted for 2 marks question

Medium

English

 

Tips for GATE Computer Science Preparation

Preparing for the GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Computer Science (CS) exam requires a structured approach and a thorough understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus. Here are some effective tips to help you prepare:

  1. Understand the Syllabus: Familiarize yourself with the GATE CS syllabus.
  2. Topic-wise Approach: Break down the syllabus into smaller topics and focus on mastering one topic at a time. This approach helps in better understanding and retention.
  3. Focus on Important Topics: While covering the entire syllabus is essential, prioritize topics that carry more weight in the exam. Analyze previous years' question papers to identify such topics.
  4. Study Material: Gather good quality study material such as textbooks, reference books, and online resources. Some popular textbooks for GATE CS include books by Ullman, Tanenbaum, Galvin, and Korth.
  5. Previous Year Papers: Solve previous years' GATE CS papers to understand the exam pattern, types of questions asked, and time management. This will also help you identify important topics.
  6. Mock Tests: Take mock tests regularly to assess your preparation level. Mock tests simulate the actual exam environment and help improve your speed and accuracy.
  7. Use Online Resources: Utilize online platforms, forums, and educational websites for additional study material, practice questions, and discussions with peers and experts.
  8. Group Study: Sometimes, studying with peers can help clarify doubts and reinforce learning. Join study groups or online communities where you can discuss concepts and solve problems together.
  9. Revision: Regularly revise what you have studied to reinforce your learning. Create concise notes while studying each topic to aid in quick revisions.
GATE CSE Online Coaching Benefits
GATE CS (Computer Science) online coaching offers several benefits to aspiring candidates preparing for the exam:
Accessibility
Flexible Schedule
Updated Content
Cost-Effective
Variety of Resources
Expert Guidance
Interactive Learning
Mock Tests and Performance Analysis
Self-Paced Learning
Online coaching allows you to access study materials, lectures, and resources from anywhere with an internet connection.
Online coaching provides flexibility in scheduling study time. You can choose to study at your own pace and at times that are convenient for you, which is helpful for working professionals or students with other commitments.
Online platforms can quickly update their study materials to reflect any changes in the GATE exam pattern or syllabus. It ensures you are studying relevant content and are well-prepared for the exam.
Online coaching is often more affordable than traditional classroom coaching. It eliminates costs associated with commuting, physical materials, and sometimes offers competitive pricing for comprehensive study packages.
Online platforms usually offer a wide range of study materials such as recorded lectures, e-books, practice tests, and quizzes.
Many online coaching platforms are led by experienced faculty who are experts in their respective fields. They provide guidance, strategies, and tips that are specifically geared towards cracking the GATE CS exam.
Online coaching programs offer interactive sessions, live doubt-clearing sessions, and discussion forums where you can interact with instructors and fellow aspirants. It enhances understanding and allows you to clarify doubts in real-time.
Online coaching often includes mock tests that simulate the actual GATE exam. These tests help you assess your readiness, identify areas needing improvement, and refine your exam-taking strategy.
For self-motivated individuals, online coaching allows you to proceed through the material at your own pace. You can spend more time on challenging topics and move quickly through concepts you find easier.
Accessibility
Online coaching allows you to access study materials, lectures, and resources from anywhere with an internet connection.
Flexible Schedule
Online coaching provides flexibility in scheduling study time. You can choose to study at your own pace and at times that are convenient for you, which is helpful for working professionals or students with other commitments.
Updated Content
Online platforms can quickly update their study materials to reflect any changes in the GATE exam pattern or syllabus. It ensures you are studying relevant content and are well-prepared for the exam.
Cost-Effective
Online coaching is often more affordable than traditional classroom coaching. It eliminates costs associated with commuting, physical materials, and sometimes offers competitive pricing for comprehensive study packages.
Variety of Resources
Online platforms usually offer a wide range of study materials such as recorded lectures, e-books, practice tests, and quizzes.
Expert Guidance
Many online coaching platforms are led by experienced faculty who are experts in their respective fields. They provide guidance, strategies, and tips that are specifically geared towards cracking the GATE CS exam.
Interactive Learning
Online coaching programs offer interactive sessions, live doubt-clearing sessions, and discussion forums where you can interact with instructors and fellow aspirants. It enhances understanding and allows you to clarify doubts in real-time.
Mock Tests and Performance Analysis
Online coaching often includes mock tests that simulate the actual GATE exam. These tests help you assess your readiness, identify areas needing improvement, and refine your exam-taking strategy.
Self-Paced Learning
For self-motivated individuals, online coaching allows you to proceed through the material at your own pace. You can spend more time on challenging topics and move quickly through concepts you find easier.
CS GATE Syllabus
General Aptitude
  • Verbal Aptitude
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Analytical Aptitude
  • Spatial Aptitude
Engineering Mathematics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Probability and Statistics
Digital Logic
  • Combinational and sequential circuits.
  • Minimization.
  • Number representations and computer arithmetic (fixed and floating point)
Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Machine instructions, and addressing modes.
  • ALU, data path, and control unit.
  • Instruction pipelining, pipeline hazards.
  • Memory hierarchy.
Programming and Data Structures
  • Programming in C.
  • Recursion.
  • Arrays, stacks, queues, linked lists, trees, binary search trees, binary heaps, graphs.
Algorithms
  • Searching, sorting, hashing.
  • Algorithm design techniques: greedy, dynamic programming, and divide‐and‐conquer.
  • Asymptotic worst-case time and space complexity
  • Graph traversals, minimum spanning trees, shortest paths
Theory of Computation
  • Regular expressions and finite automata.
  • Context-free grammars and push-down automata.
  • Regular and context-free languages, pumping lemma.
Compiler Design
  • Lexical analysis, parsing, syntax-directed translation. Runtime environments.
  • Intermediate code generation.
  • Data flow analyses
Operating System
  • System calls, processes, threads, inter‐process communication, concurrency, and synchronization.
  • Memory management and virtual memory.
  • File systems.
Computer Network
  • Concept of layering
  • Data link layer
  • Basics of IP support protocols
  • Transport layer
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Frequently Asked Questions

The GATE CS exam is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) on behalf of the National Coordination Board (NCB)-GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India.

Qualifying GATE opens several avenues:

  • Admission to M.E., M.Tech, and Ph.D. programs in prestigious Indian institutions.
  • Eligibility for financial assistance such as scholarships and assistantships.
  • Career opportunities in government and private sectors.
  • Recognition for admissions in some international universities.
  • Development of technical and analytical skills through rigorous preparation.

GATE qualified candidates can receive financial assistance:

  • M.Tech students may receive a stipend of ₹12,400 per month for 22 months.
  • Ph.D. students can receive ₹37,000 per month for the first two years and ₹42,000 per month from the third to the fifth year.
Yes, some universities abroad recognize GATE scores for admissions, thereby increasing opportunities for international education.
GATE CS scores are often used by both government and private sector companies for recruitment, enhancing career prospects and salary packages, especially in technical and research-oriented roles.