GAT PGT 2017 NEWS
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GITAM GAT 2018 is a university level examination organized by the Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM). GITAM PGT (GITAM Post Graduate Test), a computer based entrance test, is conducted to allow students in PG courses of the institute in the field of technology. GAT PGT score is considered for admission to M.Tech courses offered by GITAM University in all its 3 campuses, located in Bengaluru, Vishakhapatnam and Hyderabad.
The pattern for the exam questions is given in the article; candidates should go through the pattern to get be able to prepare accordingly. Candidates who appear on the merit list are expected to appear for counselling session. They should select their preferences and secure their admission during the counselling session.
|Exam Name||Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management University Admission Test|
|Conducting Body||GITAM University|
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Exam Date||April 16- 30, 2018|
|Eligibility Criteria||Minimum age should be 21 years|
|Graduate with minimum 50% marks|
|Mode of Application||Online and Offline|
Candidates can start applying for GAT PGT 2018 from the month of November after the release of the official notification. Applicants can start their slot booking after the form submission in the 2nd or 3rd week of April 2018. The exam is to be held in the end week of April 2018.
|Release of Application Form||November 2017 (2nd week)|
|Last date for Application Form submission||Last week of March 2018|
|Online examination slot booking||April 2018 (2nd to 3rd week)|
|Release of Hall Tickets||April 2018 (2nd week)|
|Online examination at Test centers||April 2018 (3rd to last week)|
|Result Declaration||May 2018 (1st week)|
|Counselling||After the declarations of results|
Applicants for GITAM GAT PGT 2018 must first check their eligibility before applying for the exam. Aspirants seeking for M.Tech admissions through GAT PGT must first clear the following checkpoints:
Application form for GITAM GAT 2018 will be made available to the candidates in both online as well as offline mode. Candidates can also get their applications from some selected branches of Union Bank of India, Indian Bank and Karur Vysya Bank. To apply for the application form online, candidates are required to log into the official website, www.gitam.edu/gat.
Apart from the above-mentioned ways, students can also obtain the application forms through post by sending a request to Director-Admissions with a DD of required fee.
Take the following steps after receiving the application form:
After filling the application form, candidates are required to send the application form along with required documents to the address mentioned below:
Director – Admissions,
GITAM UNIVERSITY, Gandhi Nagar Campus,
Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam – 530 045,
Andhra Pradesh, INDIA
The payment of the fee can be done with the help of debit/credit card or demand draft.
In case the payment is done through DD, it should be drawn from any scheduled bank made in favour of GITAM University payable at Visakhapatnam.
The application fee is to apply for GITAM GAT 2018 is given below:
|For Female candidates||For all other Applicants|
|INR 600/-||INR 1000/-|
The admit card will be released by the university online through the website. GITAM GAT 2018 Admit Card can be downloaded after the slot booking process has been completed. Students are required to carry their admit card and a photo identity proof to the exam venue. Any one of the following ID proofs can be carried and will be valid:
GITAM GAT Slot Booking process is available to the students after they have successfully filled their application form. Slot booking is a mandatory process for the applicants to be able to download their hall ticket to appear for the exam. It is to be noted that slot booking is done on the first come first serve basis. Therefore, applicants must not delay in this process if they want the exam center according to their choice.
GITAM Slot Booking is done through the Online Booking System conducted by GAT 2018. The steps to be followed to book slots are as follows:
The duration of the online exam will be 2 hours. The questions will be all objective type, and the students will be required to choose the correct one of the provided options.
In the UG courses entrance test, 4 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
In the PG courses entrance test, 3 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
Further details can be found in the following tables.
For GAT (PG):
|Section||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
|Reasoning||30 questions||120 marks|
|Verbal Ability||30 questions||120 marks|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40 questions||160 marks|
The cutoff marks for the qualifying in the GITAM GAT 2018 will be calculated according to the number of applicants, average marks scored and the number of total seats available.
The results for GITAM GAT 2018 will be announced in the 1st week of May 2018. The applicants can check the results online on the GITAM website. Preparation of a merit list will be done for admission, as per the marks scored in the GAT exam, and as per the rule of reservation of UGC guidelines.
The admissions are going to be done strictly based on merit list. Counselling process will start in the month of May 2018, after the declaration of results. During the counselling process, candidates must submit their preferences of colleges and courses for admission. Once the seat allotment process completed, candidates must report to the allotted college to complete admission formalities.
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