GATE 2018 Registration - GATE 2018 Online Application Form
GATE 2018 Registration – GATE 2018 Online Application Form

GATE 2018 Registration – GATE 2018 Online Application Form

The online application for GATE 2018 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) has started from Friday, 1 September. The closing date to put up the form is 4 October. GATE 2018 exam is conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee. GATE 2018 is an online examination which will be held on 4th and 5th February 2017 and 11th and 12th February 2017. GATE 2018 Registration – GATE 2018 Online Application Form

Application Fee

♦ GATE 2018 application fee is Rs 1,500 for the candidates of General category,

♦ Rs 750 for women / SC/ST/PWD category candidates and

♦ $50 for international candidates.


Candidates in the following categories ONLY are eligible to appear for GATE:

(a) Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after Diploma in Engineering/Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programs.

(b) Bachelor’s degree holders of Architecture (Five years course) and those who are in the final year of such programs.

(c) Bachelor’s degree holders of the Four-year program in Science (B.S.) and those who are in the final year of such programs.

(d) Master’s degree holders in any branch of Science / Mathematics / Statistics/Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final year of such programs.

(e) Holders of Four-year Integrated Master’s degree (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/Technology and those in the second or higher year of such programs.

(f) Holders of Five-year Integrated Master’s degree or Dual Degree in Engineering / Technology and those in the fourth or higher year of such programs.

(g) Holders of Five-year integrated M.Sc. or Five years integrated B.Sc./M.Sc. degree and those in the final year of such programs.

(h) Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/AICTE as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. Those who have completed section A of AMIE or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

How To Apply GATE 2018

1. GATE application can apply Online, To apply directly Click here or to go to the GATE 2018 Official page.  GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS website) has the web address

The only online application is allowed for  GATE 2018. Steps to apply for GATE Application:

  1. At first, you need to have an active email id which lasted minimum one year with an authentic mobile number. So that you will get easily GATE Enrollment ID.
  2. After getting Enrollment ID through Email and put Enrollment ID to the login page with your own created Password.
  3. You have to accept the declaration with a click in the check box.
  4. Now fill your Personal Details, Communication Details, Qualifying Degree Details, and Upload Documents (Photograph, Signature, Thumb Impression).
  5. If you are appearing student then you should upload Provisional certificate(letter) from Principal/HOD.
  6. After filling all these information you need proceed to make your payments through Net-banking/ Debit Card/ Credit card.

GATE 2018 Online Test Series

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Important Instruction:

1. Data Requirement for Application Filling: The following data will be required while filling the form at GOAPS.

(a) Personal information (name, date of birth, your personal mobile number, parents’ name, parents’ mobile number, etc.). 13

(b) Address for Communication (including PIN code),

(c) Eligibility degree details

(d) College address, PIN code of college,

(e) GATE paper, choice of GATE examination cities,

(f) High quality image of your photograph conforming to the requirements specified in Section, along with what type of photograph is accepted (Section

(g) Good quality image of your signature conforming to the requirements specified in Section

(h) Scanned copy of Degree Certificate or Certificate from Principal/HODs in pdf format. i) Scanned copy of Category/PwD Certificate (if applicable) in pdf format. j) Details of a valid ID Proof that you will carry to the examination hall. k) Your net-banking details.

2. Application Filling: The GOAPS allows you to enter data, “Save” partially filled form, “Logout”, and resume filling in by logging in again. The GOAPS portal is self-explanatory and user-friendly. Online help about using GOAPS is also available.

3. Before you make the payment, you will be shown a “Preview” of your application, where you have to carefully check for any errors.

4. Once you press “Confirm and Final Submit” button, no further changes to the application can be made by you.

5. For online payment follow the instructions given in Section 4.4.3 for payment options.

6. Problems in Login into GOAPS –In case of forgotten user ID or password, follow instructions on the GOPAS portal to retrieve them.

Application Fee Payment Options

The application fee and various payment options are shown in the following Table. The application fee is non-refundable. All charges given below are in Indian Rupees.

Table: Application fee and Payment Options

Candidate Category Mode Application Fee in Rs
Women candidates Online Net Banking 750
e-challan 750
SC/ST/PwD candidates Online Net Banking 750
e-challan 750
All other candidates Online Net Banking 1500
e-challan 1500

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GATE scores are used for admission to courses that include M. Tech, M.E and direct Ph.D. in Engineering, Technology, Architecture and Science programs by means of various technical and scientific institutes in India. GATE 2018 score card will be valid for the following three years, i.e., till 2021. The exam is also held for candidates in international locations inclusive of Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and United Arab Emirates (UAE). Examinations for all the papers will be conducted as Computer Based Tests only. For some of the papers, the examination will be conducted in multiple sessions.

Use of Score Card:

  1. The score is utilized for admissions to postgraduate projects (e.g., M. E., M. Tech, direct Ph.D.) in halfway supported Indian organizations of advanced education (i.e., foundations which are furnished with monetary help by MHRD and other Government offices).
  2. A substantial GATE score is vital for acquiring budgetary help ( financial assistance) in Master’s projects and direct Doctoral projects in Engineering/Technology/Architecture, and Doctoral projects in significant branches of Science in Institutes bolstered by the MHRD or other Government organizations.
  3. The score is additionally utilized by some Public and Private Sector Undertakings (National/State Public Sector Undertakings) for job forms. Direct enrollment to Group A level posts i.e., Senior Field Office (SFO Tele), Senior Research Officer (SRO) (Crypto) and SRO(S&T) in Cabinet Secretariat is presently being done on the premise of GATE scores.

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