GATE 2022: Registration begin on August 30, Download Syllabus, Exam Pattern here

GATE 2022: Registration begin on August 30, Download Syllabus, Exam Pattern here

Graduate Aptitute Test 2022 registration will begin on August 30 and last date is September 24.

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur will responsible for conducting the exam. and the exam willl be held on Febuary 5, 6, 12, and 13 2022.

According to the source, this year two new papers is added to the exam name- Geomatics Engineering (GE) and Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NM).

If candidates are looking for the syllabus of the GATE 2022, You can download it from the official website.

A candidate is allowed to appear for one or two papers in GATE 2022.

Informing about the introduction of new subjects in GATE, IIT Kharagpur Director VK Tewari had said, “the two new papers will provide direct benefits to our graduates in these two areas, especially when the country needs human resources with advanced capabilities in shipbuilding industries and geo-informatics.”

GATE is conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) at Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai (IIT Madras), and Roorkee.


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Exam Pattern:

Examination ModeComputer Based Test (Online)
Duration3 Hours
Number of Papers in GATE 202229 Papers
SectionGeneral Aptitude (GA)Candidate Selected Subject
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)Multiple Select Questions (MSQs)Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions
Design of QuestionsThe questions are designed to test the listed abilitiesApplicationAnalysisComprehensionRecallSynthesis
Number of Questions65 Questions (including 10 questions from General Aptitude)
Distribution of Questions in all Papers except AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH and XLEngineering Mathematics – 13 MarksSubject Questions – 72 MarksGeneral Aptitude – 15 Marks
Distribution of Questions in AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XLQuestions from Subject Concerned – 85 MarksGeneral Aptitude – 15 Marks
Total Marks100 Marks
Marking SchemeAll of the questions will be worth 1 or 2 marks
Negative MarkingTwo types of MCQs:MCQs – 1 mark for each correct answer; 1/3 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.MCQs – 2 marks for each correct answer; 2/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. There are no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questionsNO negative marking for MSQ & NAT.

GATE Exam Pattern 2022 – Paper Code Wise

Paper CodeExam Pattern
CE, CS, EC, AE, AG, BT, CH, ME, MN, MT, EE, IN, TF, XE, PE, ST, and PIGA (General Aptitude) – 15Engineering Mathematics – 13 questionSubject of the Paper – 72 question
AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XLGA (General Aptitude) – 15Subject of the Paper – 85



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