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Gate 2022 Exam Coaching


Contents of the blog:

1Gate 2022 Exam date
2GATE 2022 Exam Paper Pattern
3GATE Exam Cut Off
4GATE 2022 Syllabus
6GATE 2022 registration fee
7Eligibility to appear for GATE 2022 exam 


Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) exam is an examination which is conducted by seven Indian Institutes of Technology (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee), IISc on behalf of National Coordination Board (NCB) – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. Every year one of the 7 IITs conducts the GATE Exam.

Benefits of GATE 2022 Exam:

  • To pursue ME/M.Tech/MS/Ph.D. in prestigious colleges like NITs, IITs & IISc Bangalore
  • To pursue ME/M.Tech/MS in other recognized colleges and universities with a stipend of Rs.12400/- per month for 2 years.
  • To pursue Ph.D. in recognized colleges and universities with a stipend for Rs.30,000/- per month
  • PSUs like BHEL, ONGC, IOCL, BARC, NLC, IRCON, RITES, etc are taking candidates based on their GATE EXAM Scores
  • To pursue MS at NTU (Singapore), NUS (Singapore), Dresden University (Germany) with GATE Score
  • To get a job at private companies with a minimum salary of Rs.50000 GATE Score is considered.

GATE 2022 Exam Dates (Tentative Schedule)

GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website OpensAugust/September 2021
Closing of submission of application form4th week of September 2021
Last Date of Extended period for Online Registration  Application (With Late Fees)2nd Week Of October, 2021
Last date for requesting a change of examination city (an additional fee will be applicable)3rd week of November 2021
Admit Card will be available in the Online Application
Portal (for printing)
1st week of January 2022
GATE 2022 Examination5th to 7th & 12th to 14th February  2022
Announcement of Result3rd week of March 2022

 GATE 2022 Exam Paper Pattern (Tentative)



Exam Duration3 hours (180 minutes)
Number of Subjects  (Papers)27
Number of Questions65 No. of Questions of Maximum 100 Marks

·         General Aptitude : 10 Q

·        Engineering Maths + Core Subjects : 55 Q

Total Marks100 Marks

Ø  Engineering Maths : 13 Marks

Ø  General Aptitude : 15 Marks

Ø  Core Subjects : 72 Marks

Questions TypeThere will be three question types

Ø  Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Ø  Multiple Select Questions (MSQ)

Ø  Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Number of sectionsGATE 2022 question paper will comprise of total 3 sections except for AR, CY, GG, EY, XL, PH and MA papers

1) General Aptitude (GA)

2) Engineering Mathematics (for XL papers it is Chemistry)

3) Subject – Specific section

General Aptitude SectionThe GATE paper will also consist of a compulsory General Aptitude (GA) section constituting of 10 questions

5 Questions will carry 1 mark

5 questions will carry 2 marks each

Therefore, the total marks for this section will be 15 marks

Marking SchemeMCQs carrying 1 mark each– 1/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

MCQs carrying 2 marks – 2/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer

There is no negative marking for Multiple Select Question (MSQ)

Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

 GATE Exam Cut Off (Based on Past year papers)

Computer Science2522.2016.25
Electronics and Communication2525.816.70
Civil Engineering26.8518.2024.10
Mechanical Engineering34.831.423.5
Chemical Engineering37.23425.0
Petroleum Engineering39.735.326.4

GATE 2022 Syllabus:

  1. Civil Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Structural Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering : Foundation Engineering, Soil Mechanics
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Geomatics Engineering : Surveying
  • Construction Management
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Strength of Matierals
  • Fluid Mechanics
  1. Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Theromo dynamics & its applications
  • Heat Mass Transfer
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing Science
  • Machine design
  • Vibrations
  • Theory of Machine
  • Engineering Mechanics
  1. Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electric Circuits
  • Electromagnetic Fields
  • Signals and Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Analog and
  • Power Electronics
  1. Electronics and Communication
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Networks, Signals and Systems
  • Electronic Devices
  • Analog
  • Digital Circuits
  • Control Systems
  • Communications
  • Electromagnetics
  1. Computer Science / Information Technology
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Discrete Maths
  • Digital Logic
  • Computer Organization & Architecture
  • Programming & Data Structure
  • Algorithms
  • Theory of Computation
  • Compiler Design
  • DBMS
  • Computer Network 
  1. Instrumentation Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electric Circuits & Machines
  • Signals and Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Measurements
  • Sensors & Industrial Instrumentation
  • Communication and Optical Instrumentation
  1. Biomedical Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electric Circuits
  • Signals and Systems
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Measurements & Control Systems
  • Sensors & Bio instrumentation
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Imaging Systems
  • Biomechanics
  • Biomaterials
  1. Bio-Technology
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Genetics, Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Fundamentals of Biological Engineering
  • Bioprocess Engineering and Process Biotechnology
  • General Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  1. Chemical Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Process Calculations and Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mass Transfer
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Plant Design and Economics
  • Chemical Technology

 GATE 2022 registration fee details is given below:

CategoryApplication Fee
Women CandidatesRs.750/-
SC/ST/PWD CandidatesRs.750/-
All Other CandidatesRs.1500/-
GATE International CandidatesUS Dollars 50

 Eligibility to appear for GATE 2022 exam is as follows :

(1) Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture (4 years after 10+2) and those who are pursuing the final year of such program.
(2) Bachelor’s degree holders in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture (Post-B.Sc./Post-Diploma) and those who are in the final year of such programs.
(3) 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.
(4) Candidates in the second or higher year of the Four-year Integrated Master’s degree programme (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/Technology.
(5) Candidates in the fourth or higher year of Five-year Integrated Master’s degree programme or Dual Degree programme in Engineering/Technology.

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