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GATE Paper Pattern and Marking Scheme 2017

The GATE 2017 will be organized by IIT Roorkee. The aspirants preparing for the Graduate aptitude test in engineering(GATE) ,one of the most prestigious examination of the country for admission to various master in engineering and technology programmes in IITs, IISc, NITs and various other institutes of repute .The students often get confused about the pattern of the examination . GATE 2017 Pattern will be Online and almost similar to GATE 2016 pattern. For clearing the doubts of candidates, the GATE paper pattern and marking scheme 2017 is given below in details:

Total Number of Questions: 65                        Exam Duration: 3 Hours

1. Pattern of Question Paper

Papers having the codes : CS, EC, EE, IN, ME, AE, AG, BT, CE, CH, MN, MT, PE, PI, TF and XE

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General Aptitude (GA) Engineering Mathematics Technical questions (subject of the paper) Total Marks
15 marks (10 questions)      15 marks 70 marks 100 marks (65 questions)

2. General Aptitude Test Questions

In all papers, GA questions carry a total of 15 marks. 5 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and another 5 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks).

3. GATE 2017 Question Pattern and Marks

These papers would contain 55 Questions of total 85 Marks. 

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  • 1. 25 questions carrying 1 mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and
  • 2. 30 questions carrying 2 marks each (sub-total 60 marks).

The question paper will consist of questions of multiple choice and numerical answer type. For numerical answer questions, choices will not be given. Candidates have to enter the answer (which will be a real number, signed or unsigned, e.g. 25.06, -25.06, 25, -25 etc.) using a virtual keypad. An appropriate range will be considered while evaluating the numerical answer type questions so that the candidate is not penalized due to the usual round-off errors.

4. Types of questions included in Question Papers

Each question carries 1 or 2 marks in all papers and sections.

  • (i) Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) : All questions are objective in nature, having a choice of four answers; candidate has to mark the correct answer(s).
  • (ii) Numerical Answer Questions : There will be no choices for this type of questions. The answer for these questions is a real number; candidate has to answer using the virtual keypad.

5. Negative Marking Scheme

  • 1. 1/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer of 1-mark multiple-choice questions,
  • 2. 2/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer of 2-marks multiple-choice questions,
  • 3. For numerical answer type questions there is no negative marking.

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