GATE Application Form 2017 – Exam Dates & Eligibility Criteria

GATE 2017 application forms, Gate Application form will be available for aspiring candidates from 1st September 2016 on GATE’s official website

Students who aspire to do post graduation in engineering from IITs, IIITs, NITs or various other colleges can apply for GATE 2017. Upcoming Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2017 is going to be organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in 2017 and a notification regarding examination date, eligibility criteria, form date, etc has been published on its official website as well.


GATE 2017 will be conducted at various centres by IIT, Roorkee on 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th of February 2017. Eligible candidates will be able to fill online GATE 2017 Application Form from 1st September 2016 to 4th October 2016.


About GATE Examination 2017 :-

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is a nationwide examination that primarily tests the complete understanding of a candidate in various undergraduate courses like Engineering/Technology/Architecture and Postgraduate level subjects in science. It is jointly conducted by the Indian Institute of Science(IISc) and seven Indian Institutes of Technology(IITs) on behalf of National Coordination Board(NCB)-GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development and Government of India. IIT, Roorkee is the Organizing Institute for GATE 2017 and is going to be in charge of end to end processes for GATE 2017.

Apart from facilitating admissions to Postgraduate Programs(ME/M.Tech/PhD) , GATE is also a criteria for some public and private sector organizations recruitment purposes. Financial Assistance may be provided to valid GATE scorers by the MHRD or other government agencies depending upon the norms of the admitting institute.

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GATE Online Application Form 2017: 

Interested candidates would be able to fill Gate 2017 application from 1st September only on official website as mentioned in the article. You can always bookmark this page for updated information or can visit the GATE official website here

Eligibility Criteria for GATE 2017 Examinations:

A candidate can appear for one of the 23 papers if he/she meets the eligibility criteria of holding a Graduate Degree in Engineering/Technology/Science/Architecture or awaiting results or being in final year for the same.

Gate 2017 Examination Dates:

  1. Availability of online application form from 1st September 2016.
  2. Last date for submission of online application form-4th October 2016.
  3. Last date for request for change in the choice of city- 16 November 2016.
  4. Availability of Admit Card on the online Application Interface for printing- 5 January 2017.
  5. Gate examination- 4th,5th,11th & 12th of February 2017 in two sessions-9 am to 12 noon and 2 pm to 5 pm.
  6. Announcement of results on the Online Application website – 27 March 2017 at 6pm.

Exam Notification for GATE Application Form 2017 & Online Registration :-


If you are applying for GATE examination 2017 then you have to fill the form online And submit the gate application form within the prescribed period. You first need to register on the GATE website and after that you can complete the remaining process of filling Gate 2017 application form. Below the process has been explained in detailed manner:


  • First you are required to visit the official website here
  • Click Gate 2017 and proceed further, thereon select Apply Online option.

  •  Proceed further by clicking on new user registration.

  • Carefully  fill all the required information And double check before submitting the data.

  • You may  pay the application  fee  by net banking method, debit or credit card or via Bank challan as generated from official website.

GATE 2017 Selection Criteria: Whole selection procedure depends on the marks secured in GATE 2017 examination.


Gate Application fees:-

Women Candidates
SC/ST/PWD Category
Other Applicants

Note: In all the cases application fees should be paid either through net banking or e-challan as explained above.


Important Official Links:

Official website visit here

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