GATE Syllabus 2017 Gate Exam Pattern for CH, CE, CS, ME, ECE, EE, Gate New Syllabus 2017, GATE Exam Syllabus for Chemical Engineering, GATE Exam Syllabus for Civil Engineering, GATE Exam Syllabus for Electrical Engineering, GATE Exam Syllabus for Computer Sc. and Information Technology, ATE Exam Syllabus for Electronics and Communication Engg.
GATE 2016 Syllabus
The syllabus for each of the papers can be found by clicking on the subject papers below. Read the section on Structure of GATE 2016 to know what sections appear in each paper, especially in XE and XL.
Duration and Examination Type
The GATE examination consists of a single paper of 3-hour duration that contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. The question paper will consist of both multiple choice questions (MCQ) and numerical answer type questions. Click here for the pattern of question papers.
The examination for all the papers will be carried out in an ONLINE Computer Based Test (CBT) mode where the candidates will be shown the questions in a random sequence on a computer screen. The candidates are required to either select the answer (for MCQ type) or enter the answer for numerical answer type question using a mouse on a virtual keyboard (keyboard of the computer will be disabled). Candidates will be provided with blank paper sheets for rough work and these have to be returned back after the examination. At the end of the 3-hour window, the computer will automatically close the screen from further actions.