GATE Eligibility

The following are eligible to take GATE :-

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Candidates in the second or higher year of Four-year integrated Master’s degree programs (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/ Technology.
  • Candidates in the fourth or higher year of Five-year integrated Master’s degree programs or Dual Degree programs in Engineering/Technology.
  • Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/ AICTE (e.g. AMIE by iE(i), AMICE(i) by the institute of Civil Engineers (India)-iCE(i)) as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech.

Eligibility Criteria for GATE

Qualifying Degree Qualifying Degree / Examination (Descriptive) Description of Eligible Candidates Year of Qualifiaction cannot be later than Copies of Certificates to be submitted
For Final Year Students
B.E. / B. Tech. /B. Arch. / B. Pharm. Bechelor's degree in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Pharmacy (Post - Diploma / Post B. Sc. / 4 year after 10+2) Currently in the 4th year or already completed Final Year Degree Certificate / ProvisionalCertificate / Course Completion Certificate Certificate from Principal