GATE 2020 FAQs:
Q: When will GATE Admit Card Release?
A: 3rd January 2020 is the release date of GATE 2020 admit card.
Q: From where I can get my GATE 2020 admit card?
A: GATE 2020 admit card only be downloaded from the GOAPS website from 3rd January 2020. Admit card will not send to candidates via post or as an email attachment.
Q: Is Admit Card alone sufficient for gate entry?
A: No. Students must keep a print out of the downloaded admit card along with the original ID proof mentioned in the official website.
Q: Can I bring admit card with my mobile, tablet or laptop to gain entry to the examination center?
A: No. Students are advised to take a print out of the admit card along with the valid ID proof (Driving Licence, Adhar Card, Voter ID card Ration Card).
Q: After the submission of the application, am I permitted to change any of my details?
A: Yes you can. But with a certain time period. You can change your personal details before the last date of paying the fee.
Q: Can I use a physical calculator in the examination center?
A: No. Only the scientific calculator is only permissible in the examination hall.
Q: What is the mode of exam for GATE 2020?
A: GATE is a computer-based exam conducted jointly by IITs and IIsc
Q: What is the duration of GATE 2020 exam and am I permissible to go outside during the exam?
A: Time duration is 180 minutes or 3 hours.
: No. You are not allowed to go outside during the exam.
Q: Can I get a refund if I paid twice for GATE 2020?
A: Yes it will be refunded to you by GOAPS (GATE Online Application Processing System).
Q: If I select the wrong paper in my GATE 2020 application form then what will I do?
A: Yes you can change the required paper but a new application with a new email ID.
Q: How many papers can a student choose while she/he filling the application form?
A: Candidates only have the option to choose one subject paper at a time. Choosing the right subject is the responsibility of the candidates.
Q: Is the GATE score is useful for Jobs?
A: Basically GATE scores important to get admission into the master programme. But some Public Sector Unit (PSU) take candidates by their GATE score.
Q: What are the eligibility criteria for GATE 2020?
A: Before attempting the GATE 2020 students are advised to check the eligibility criteria mentioned in the official website.
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering & Technology (4 years for 10+2, 3 years after diploma)
- Master's Degree in any related branch
Q: Is there any age limit to appear the GATE exam?
A: No. But candidates at least a bachelor degree in any stream.