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Friday, 14 August 2015

GATE 2016 – Four Major Changes Introduced by IISc

India: Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE 2016 has some changes by Indian Institute of Science IISc, Bangalore for this academic year admissions into Master of Engineering Degree programs.
Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore takes complete authority for conducting Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) entrance exam every year. In general this is an entrance test that is conducted all over India for admissions into various Engineering course for Post Graduation (Masters). Sources from officials say that this exam among Indian Engineering graduate students will be held from January 30 till February 7, 2016.
As this is huge thing to be done, IISc is coordinating with 7 IITs that are present in the country. It is known that at Mumbai, Delhi, Kanpur, Roorkee, Madras, Kharagpur and Guwahati, the seven IITs of India are located and IISc in joint administration with all these institutes is conducting this entrance exam.
Students are notified that GATE 2016 online registrations will be started from September 1 to October 1. And exam center can be changed on or before November 20. From December 17 onwards, students can download their hall tickets from official website, www.gate.iisc.ernet.in.
All the B.E/ B,Tech/ B.Pharmacy/ M.Sc/ M.A/ MCA graduates from any recognized university can apply to GATE 2016 and finish exam for Post Graduation study. Based on requirement from students, IISc has changed some of its rules to attend GATE 2016 entrance exam. The organization kindly requested all the students to have a look on it before attempting the test.

Changes Made in GATE 2016

  • Syllabus has been changed for GATE 2016 to that of previous year.
  • Total number of Papers are 23 including Petroleum Engineering (PE) (Earlier it was only 22).
  • Online virtual calculator will be provided at GATE official website, no need to carry your own calculators.
  • Answer Key will be provided in a short time and little amount of fee will be charged for it.
Online Registrations: September 1 to October 1
Exam Center Changing Option Last Date: November 2
GATE Hall Ticket Availability: December 17