The candidates who are appearing for the GATE exam will be able to download the admit card on 4 January 2019 from 4 pm onwards. The exam will be conducted by IIT Madras from Feb 2 to Feb10 in four days. The admit card will be available for download on GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) website. Candidates should take the print out of the admit card to show at the time of the exam. The link to download the admit card is given below.
To download the admit card, the candidates will have to fill in the enrollment number or registered email address and the password. In case, a candidate forgets his/her login credentials, click here.
Candidates should note that the admit card will not be sent via post or email and can only be downloaded on the GOAPS website.
GATE is a national level engineering entrance exam which is a gateway to higher engineering courses and PSU jobs. Every year, the exam is conducted jointly by Indian Institue of Science and the IITs.
GATE 2019 Exam Dates:
Saturday, 2nd Feb 2019
Sunday, 3rd Feb 2019
Saturday, 9th Feb 2019
Sunday, 10th Feb 2019
The exam will be conducted in two shifts. The first shift will be from 9.30 AM to 12.30 AM. And the afternoon shift or the second shift will be from 2.30 PM to 5.30 PM.
The candidates who are appearing in the exam can check the date, shift and venue of the exam on their admit card. They have to appear on the specific date and time mentioned on the admit card. Failing to do so, the candidate will miss the opportunity to appear in the exam.
The candidates will have to bring the print out of Admit card to the examination centre along with original and valid ID proof like Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, College ID, Employee ID, Driving License, or Aadhar Card.
The duration of the exam will be 3 hours and there will be a total of 65 questions. There is negative marking for the wrong answers in multiple choice questions. However, there is no negative marking for wrong answers in numerical questions.
The candidates will not be allowed to carry personal calculators, mobile phones, wrist watches or any other electronic devices to the exam hall. There will be a virtual scientific calculator on the computer screen. Candidates are also not allowed to carry any pen, pencil or paper. They will be provided scribble pads for rough work.
GATE 2019 Result:
The result of GATE 2019 exam will be announced on Saturday, 16th March 2019.
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We wish Good Luck to all the candidates appearing for the exam.