GATE 2018 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
GATE registration 2018 will start (tentatively) from the first week of September 2017. The application process is strictly online. The registration will end (tentatively) by the first week of October 2017. Approximately one month of time will be provided for the application process by the authority. GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS), is where the aspirants have to fill the form.
Candidates have to register as “New User” and proceed with the flow as directed in the URL. After successful registration, they will get the access to GOAPS with the credentials they entered. Thereafter, they are required to login using GOAPS Enrollment ID and GOAPS Password and start filling the application form.
During the application filling process, students need to upload scanned photograph, signature, thumb impression, degree certificate or category certificate. And hence he/she has to see that they are present in the e-version by that time.
Candidates can pay the application fee through credit card, debit card or net banking.
The notification for GATE 2018 , consisting of all details like exam dates, application date, form filling procedure, GATE exam pattern, syllabus, name of the GATE organizing institution and other important details will be released in the month of July 2017.
We can come to know about the exact dates pertaining to GATE 2018 exam when when the notification will be released in July, 2017. Below are a list of tentative important dates
|Availability of GATE 2018 online form||September 2017|
|Last Date for apply GATE 2018||October 2017|
|Request for Change in City Last Date||November 2017|
|Gate 2018 Application form Correction date||November 2017|
|Admit Card release||January 2018|
|GATE 2018 Online Exam Date||February 2018|
|Result announcement||March, 2018|
|Scorecard availability||March to May 2018|
GATE 2018 will be conducted in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates and international candidates are also eligible to apply. There is no difference in the Application procedure for international candidates and is same as Indians. International candidates must possess a valid passport by the time they apply. Most importantly, candidates must note that no application form will be available for sale anywhere.
Candidates aspiring to write GATE can check the details of procedure to be followed for applying from the following points:
The application form can be filled in 4 stages-
Stage 1 - Registration:
The candidate should enter details like a valid email address, mobile number and a GOAPS password of their choice
GOAPS Enrolment ID:
After a successful registration by the candidate, an email containing the GOAPS Enrolment ID will be sent to their registered Email ID. This ID has to be used to login to fill the GATE Application Form 2018, for downloading GATE 2018 Admit Card, to check the GATE 2018 result and to download the GATE 2018 score card.
Stage 2- Filling of the GATE 2018 Application Form:
Stage 3- Uploading of Photograph, Signature, Left Thumb Impression and other documents
Images to be uploaded should be scanned beforehand and kept ready for uploading. The format and size for the images are mentioned below:
Step 4. GATE 2017 Application Form Fee Payment:
The fees can be paid through Net Banking or Debit/Credit Cards OR e-challan (Additional bank charges may be applicable)
GATE 2018 Application fee details are given below.
|Women Candidates||INR 750/-|
|SC/ST/PwD Candidates||INR 750/-|
|All Other Candidates||INR 1500/-|
|GATE International Candidates||USD 50/-|
It should be noted that the candidates who belong to SC or ST or PwD category have to upload a valid documentary evidence for concession in fees.
A unique “Fee Payment Number” will be generated which must be saved by the candidate after the successful payment of fees. This number must be carefully retained and entered before the final submission of the Application Form for GATE 2018.
Payment Issues: If the payment made is not being shown successfully for the first time, one should not make another payment immediately. Wait for two days and check your application form status again, to see if your earlier payment has been successful. If it is not successful, only then another payment should be made. If any extra payments are received by the conducting institution, it will be automatically refunded.
Candidates must keep their documents ready before they strat to fill the Application Form. Scanned images such as photo in the specified format and the signature, should also be kept ready. The following information is required to be filled in the form:
In certain situations, application number and password can be misplaced by the candidate. In such case, there will be two options available-
(a) I forgot my password (to get your password),
(b) I forgot my application Number/roll number (to get you application number/roll number)
Choose “I Forgot my password” to retrieve your password. You may go ahead with any one of the following options-
Choose “I forgot my application Number/roll number (to get you application number/roll number)” You will have to enter following details (as mentioned during application process)
You will be able to change the password thereafter and retrieve your application form number.
Applicants can check the status of their form, whether it has been submitted successfully or not, from the GOAPS official website. Any defects or incomplete data can also be checked through this. One can log in using their application number and password specific for GOAPS. Errors present can be rectified from the site itself or by contacting the concerned authority. Any one of the following messages can be displayed in the user’s window:
The correction in application forms are allowed to be done from 2nd week of November 2017. The changes can be done in the following areas:
All the corrections can only be done via online mode. There will not be any challan/payment for corrections.
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