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GATE Application Form 2018 Released, Apply Now!

Candidates who wish to attend GATE - Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering, need to register and fill Application Form through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS). GATE Application Form can be filled through online mode only. There is no need to send hard copy of filled GATE Application Form to GATE exam conducting authority or any other centres. Any candidate who wish to apply for PSU’s recruitment through GATE score, should fill and submit the application form. GATE Application Form procedure involves many stages viz registration, filling of application form, uploading essentially required documents, fee payment and final form submission.

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GATE Application Form - Important Dates

GATE Application Form will be made available online from September 01, 2017 (Friday) by exam conducting authority IIT Guwahati. Last Date to submit GATE Application Form is October 05, 2017 (Thursday).
 
Events involved in GATE Application Form Official Dates
GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens for Enrollment, Application Filling, Application Submission September 01, 2017
(Friday)
Last Date for Submission of Online Application through Website October 05, 2017
(Thursday)
Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login November 17, 2017
(Friday)
GATE 2018 Online Examination Dates February 03, 04, 10 & 11, 2018
(Saturdays & Sundays)

Documents/ Data required for GATE Online Application Form

Indian Candidates International Candidates
Personal information (name, date of birth, your personal mobile number, parent’s name, parent’s mobile number, etc.) Personal information (name, date of birth, your personal mobile number, parent’s name, parent’s mobile number, etc.)
Address for Communication (including PIN code) Address for Communication
Eligibility degree details Eligibility degree details
College address, PIN code of college College address
GATE paper, choice of GATE examination cities GATE paper, choice of GATE examination cities
Scanned image of your photograph Scanned image of your photograph
Scanned image of your signature Scanned image of your signature
Scanned image of your thumb impression Scanned image of your thumb impression
Scanned copy in pdf format of Degree Certificate or mark sheet of previous semester/ year (for final year candidates) / Provisional certificate (letter) from the Institute for final year students Scanned copy of Degree Certificate or mark sheet of previous semester/ year (for final year candidates) in pdf format
Scanned copy of Category/ PwD Certificate (if applicable) in pdf format  
ID Proof : Only Passport/PAN Card/Voter ID/Aadhaar UID/College ID/Employee ID card ID Proof : Only Passport/ Government issued ID/ College ID/ Employee ID card
Bank details for application fees Bank details for application fees.

Detailed note on Documents needed for GATE Application Form Filling:

Before filling GATE Application Form, Candidates should make ready of the following essential documents
  • Candidate’s scanned Photograph, signature and left thumb impression. More details on this are specified below.
  • Candidate’s Valid Photo Identity Proof
    • Driving License/
    • Passport/
    • PAN Card/
    • Voter ID/
    • Aadhaar UID/
    • College ID/
    • Employee Identification Card/
    • Notarized Affidavit with Photo, Signature, Date of Birth and Residential Address).
    • International candidates need to enter their valid passport details only.
  • Candidates who have completed their under-graduation in 2017 or earlier - have to provide Degree Certificate/ Provisional Certificate/ Course Completion Certificate.
  • For final year undergraduate students - Copy of the Marks Sheet of the fifth or sixth or seventh semester is essential. Internet downloaded mark sheets shall not be accepted.
  • And Also final year undergraduate students have to provide Provisional Certificate Letter as per format issued by the Head of Institute/ Dean/ Registrar/ Head of Department.
  • For final year AMIE students - mark sheet for section ‘A’ of AMIE in case of professional equivalent qualifications is needed.
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable) as per given format
  • Disability Certificate (if applicable) as per given format
  • Candidates who are pursuing higher degree or masters must submit the qualifying degree certificate or provisional one

How to Fill GATE Application Form?

Candidates who wish to attend GATE examination need to register and fill Application Form through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS). The entire procedure involves the following steps:
  • Step 1:- Registration (Enrollment)
  • Step 2:- GATE Application Form - Filling process
  • Step 3:- Uploading of Required Documents
  • Step 4:- Preview of Filled Application Form
  • Step 5:- Application Fees Payment
  • Step 6:- Final Submission of Filled Application Form

Step 1:- Registration:

First step the Candidates need to do is enrolling themself on GOAPS portal, which is mentioned below:
  • Click Here to register on GOAPS
  • Enter your Name, Email Address, Mobile Number in the appropriate boxes in that link.
  • Create the GOAPS Password as per given specification
The email address and mobile number provided by the candidate must be valid and active, because all communication regarding GATE examination will be sent through them via SMS and Email. On successful registration, an email containing the unique GOAPS Enrollment ID will be sent to the registered Email address of the candidate. This GOAPS Enrollment ID is used for further login, so candidate need to keep this Enrollment ID safe.

Step 2:- GATE Application Form - Filling process

Only registered candidates (i.e., candidates who have valid GOAPS Enrollment ID) can be able to fill the GATE Application Form. The following details need to be compulsorily filled by the candidate in GATE Application Form.
  • Candidate’s Personal Details: Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Email ID, Mobile Number, Parent’s Name, Parent’s mobile number, Address for Communication (including PIN code) and more has to be submitted.
  • Candidate’s Academic Details: Eligibility degree details, College address, PIN code of college has to be provided.
  • GATE Exam paper: Candidates can apply and appear for only one of the GATE papers appropriate to the discipline of their qualifying degree.
  • GATE Exam Centres: During online application form filling, the candidates will have to select three preferred exam centres from the provided list.
  • Valid Photo ID Proof: Candidate should mention the details on their Photo ID Proof which they will bring for the GATE Examination.

Step 3:- Uploading of Required Documents

Candidates have to upload their scanned photograph, signature and thumb impression as per the specifications mentioned in the following table.
 

S.No

Documents

Details

Dimensions

Format of Image

1

Photograph

The colour photograph should be taken professionally in a white or a very light background.

The photograph should have been taken after August 1, 2017 and the face of the candidates should occupy 50% of the area in the photograph looking in the camera directly. The face of the candidate should be clear.

Only clear glasses (without glare) will be permitted. Sunglasses or tinted glasses will not be accepted.

 

Image Dimensions: 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm.

Maximum resolution : 480 x 640 pixels

Minimum resolution : 240 x 320 pixels

JPEG

2

Signature

The signature should be done in a rectangular box of size 2 cm x 7 cm on an A4 white paper.

Candidates should have signed with a black or dark blue ink. The signature should not be in capital letters.

The signature has to be digitally scanned by a professional using a scanner and cropped to the box professionally.

 

Maximum resolution: 160 x 560 pixels

Minimum resolution: 80 x 280 pixels

JPEG

3

Thumb Impression

On an A4 white paper, the candidates will have to draw a rectangular box of size 3 cm x 5 cm.

The left thumb impression has to be marked in this box using a blue or black stamp pad. In case the left thumb is difficult to access due to some reason, then the candidates can upload their right thumb impression.

For those candidates who are unable to provide thumb impression for any reason, can give an impression of any finger.

The thumb impression must be professionally scanned and cropped to the box.

Maximum resolution: 160 x 560 pixels

Minimum resolution: 80 x 280 pixels

JPEG

4

Degree /Provisional certificate/ Category/ PwD

As per specifications

Not specified

PDF

Step 4:- Preview of Filled Application Form

After filling all essential details in GATE Application Form, candidate need to preview the entered details before making fee payment. On clicking “Preview” option, candidates can view the entire details given by them. If any mistakes made while filling the application form, candidates can edit it. After making all essential changes, candidates have to select “Confirm and Final Submit” option. After this confirmation process, candidates cannot edit the entered details further.

Step 5:- Application Fees Payment

After confirming details provided in GATE Application Form, Candidates should pay the fees through online (using net banking or debit card) or offline mode (e-challan). SC/ST/PwD category candidates will have to upload a valid Category certificate for concession in fees.
 
Category of the Candidate Mode of Fee Payment Application Fee
Women candidates Online Net Banking or e-challan Rs. 750
SC/ ST/ PwD candidates Online Net Banking or e-challan Rs. 750
All other candidates Online Net Banking or e-challan Rs. 1500
GATE International candidates
(Addis Ababa, Colombo, Dhaka and Kathmandu)
Online net banking or credit card transaction US dollars 50
For All candidates of Dubai and Singapore Online net banking or credit card transaction US dollars 100

Once the payment is made successful, a unique “Fee Payment Number” will be generated, which has to be kept safely by the candidates. During the last stage of the application process, Candidate has to submit this unique number.
 
In case the fee amount has been debited from candidate’s bank account and GOAPS does not acknowledge any fee payment, then the money will be credited back to the candidate’s account within seven working days.

Step 6:- Final Submission of Filled GATE Application Form

Before submitting the GATE Application Form, candidate must ensure that all the details are filled and all the necessary supporting documents are uploaded and there is NO ERROR. An application form once submitted CANNOT be changed.
 
The current status of filled application will be updated after the receipt and scrutiny of the application by the respective zonal GATE Office. This status can be checked anytime by logging into GOAPS using unique Enrollment ID and GOAPS Password.

Procedure to Check GATE Application Status

Candidates who filled GATE online application form and paid fees can check their GATE Application status viz Received, Under Scrutiny, Accepted, Defect Status, Status after Rectification, Rejected with Valid Reasons, Admit Card Ready for Download, etc. In case of any problems, candidate can contact the zonal GATE Office.

How to regain forgotten Enrollment ID/Password?

If candidates forgot their Enrollment ID or Password for GATE examination, then follow the below steps

To regain Forgotten Password:

  • If you remember the Enrollment ID/ Email Address, but forgotten Password, Click on “Request for OTP”.
  • Enter the Mobile Number which you used to register on GOAPS.
  • Enter the Enrollment ID / Email Address (provided during registration on GOAPS).
  • The OTP will be sent to the your registered mobile number.
  • Enter that OTP in the appropriate box, then you will be able to reset your password.
  • If you already have an OTP, click on "Already have an OTP?" to reset the password.
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