How To Apply

Application :- Candidates are required to apply online only by using the website gate.iitk.ac.in

This information pertains to How to Apply for GATE. The student needs to note that this information pertains to How to Apply for actual GATE Exam.

  • All Supporting documents should be sent online only. No hard copy will be accepted
  • Payments have to be made through debit/ATM cards, credit cards or internet banking and e-challan only

For further details please log on to gate.iitk.ac.in

Fees Structure

Male Candidates (General / OBC)Rs. 1500/-
Women Candidates of any CategoryRs. 750/-
Other Candidates (General / OBC)Rs. 1500 /-
SC / ST/ PwD* Category candidatesRs. 750/-

How to apply GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS)

An online interface is provided for your interaction with GATE Office. With this interface you can

  • Aplly for the examination online.
  • Upload photograph, signature and other documents like graduation certificate/certificate from Principal, caste certificate (if applicable) etc.
  • Pay the appliction fee through net banking.
  • Check the Status of your application form: Received, Under Scrutiny, Accepted, Defect Status, Status after Rectification, Rejected with Valid Reasons, Admit Card Ready for Download, etc.
  • Contact the Zonal GATE Offices in case of any queries / problems.
  • View your answers, marks and GATE score.

The Login to this interface is through your GOAPS Enrolment ID and a GOAPS password. Keep this information safe and do not disclose it to anyone.
For further details please log on to gate.iitk.ac.in