Introduction to GATE in Thane
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering -GATE exam is a computer-based standardized test conducted at the national level in India with the aim to examine the understanding and proficiency of various engineering and science undergraduate subjects. In the last couple of years, GATE exam also has been opened to international students from countries like Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Ethiopia and United Arab Emirates. GATE exam is jointly conducted by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technologies at Roorkee, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Chennai (Madras) and Mumbai (Bombay) on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India.
What are the fees for GATE exam?
The fees for GATE is different for different categories:
For Indian female, SC, ST and Physically challenged students the fees is Rs.750.
For other Indian candidates the fees is Rs.1500.
For International Candidates the fees is USD 50.
Is there any reservation in GATE exam?
Yes, there is reservation in GATE exam. A reserved guy can get admission into good colleges with 400-500 gate score but for an unreserved guy, if he wants to get admission in some good colleges like IITs/Top Nits then 700-800 of GATE score is required. Registration fees for unreserved is 1500/- and for Reserved (ST/SC) along with PWD and women is 750/-.
What is the minimum gate score for IIT?
The top scorer has got 989 marks out of 1000. GATE 2020 Cut off is comparatively higher than last year.
What is the good score in GATE exam?
A GATE rank of below 200 will ensure a seat to the candidate in the leading IITs and IISC. However, the candidates will also have to meet the eligibility criteria along with scores for admission. Candidates who fall under the range of 600 – 800 also have a chance for admissions into IITs.
Who is eligible for GATE exam?
The following students are eligible to take GATE exam in Thane: Bachelor's degree holders in Engineering / Technology / Architecture (4 years after 10+2/ Post-B.Sc./ Post-Diploma) and those who are in the final year of such programs.
What is GATE exam useful for?
GATE in Thane is one of the most greatly designed national level exams for engineering students. The GATE exam is a gateway for admission to the various postgraduate engineering programs offered by the IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs as well as high pay PSU jobs.
Is Gate mandatory for M-Tech?
No. It is not mandatory for M-Tech admissions, if you have 60%. But, for selection in PSU's, 60% is compulsory. Students who have done their B-Tech program from IIIT and having pointer above 8 can join IITS for MS, M-Tech or PHD program without valid gate score.
What are benefits of GATE exam?
Advantage of a GATE Exam in Thane is that the PSUs hiring through GATE saves a lot of their time and effort. GATE is a single exam that tests the candidates on their respective engineering discipline as well as the analytical and decision-making abilities. Students qualifying in this entrance exam have to know their subject well so that it will be easy for them to clear the exam too.