GATE 2017 Syllabus PDF Gate Exam Pattern


GATE 2017 Syllabus PDF: GATE stands for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all-India examination that tests the comprehension of different undergraduate students in engineering and science. Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is led mutually by the Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) in the interest of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India.

GATE 2017-18 exam will be conducted in February 2017. GATE Exam will be conducted in different streams among which the top branches are: AE, AG, BT, CE, CH, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME, MN, MT, PI, TF, XE, AR, CY, GG, MA, PH, and XL. You can get GATE 2017 Syllabus PDF for all the subjects of GATE from the provided details below.

GATE 2017 Disciplines

So recently GATE 2017 exam is conducted in 23 different subjects and disciplines. Disciplines of GATE currently are:

GATE Paper Code GATE Paper Code
Aerospace Engineering AE Instrumentation Engineering IN
Agricultural Engineering AG Mathematics MA
Architecture and Planning AR Mechanical Engineering ME
Biotechnology BT Mining Engineering MN
Civil Engineering CE Metallurgical Engineering MT
Chemical Engineering CH Petroleum Engineering PE
Computer Science and Information Technology CS Physics PH
Chemistry CY Production and Industrial Engineering PI
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC Textile Engineering and Fiber Science TF
Electrical EngineeringEE Engineering Sciences XE*
Ecology and Evolution EY Life Sciences XL**
Geology and Geophysics GG

All 23 disciplines of Gate Paper have different pattern and syllabus. All the GATE disciplines have their respective cut offs.

GATE 2017 Syllabus PDF

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Syllabus for GATE 2017 will have a common General Aptitude Questions and Subject Based questions. Subject Based Questions will consist of question respective to the subject or stream you have opted for during GATE 2017 Registration.

General Aptitude Test: GAT is common to all streams of GATE exam. It includes two type of questions. There is a total of 15 marks questions from this section.

  • Verbal Ability: Sentence Completion, English grammar, Word Groups, verbal analogies,
    instructions, critical reasoning and verbal deduction.
  • Numerical Ability: Data Interpretation, Numerical computation, numerical estimation and numerical reasoning.

Subject-based Questions: Subject-Based Questions as we discussed are mainly from your stream for which you have applied. Most of the streams have a common Engineering Math part along with the engineering questions. These questions carry the weight age of about 85 marks. Engineering Mathematics carry the weight of about 13% while subject questions carry the weight of 72%.

You can get GATE 2017 Exam Syllabus PDF by following this link. This updated GATE Syllabus PDF is taken from the official website of GATE 2017.

Graduate Test for Engineer Exam Syllabus

  • GATE 2017 AE / Aerospace Engineering Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 AR / Architecture and Planning Syllabus
  • BT / Biotechnology GATE Syllabus
  • Civil Engineering GATE Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 CH / Chemical Engineering Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 CS / Computer Science and Information Technology Syllabus
  • CY / Chemistry GATE Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 EC / Electronics and Communication Engineering Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 EE / Electrical Engineering Syllabus
  • GG / Geology and Geophysics GATE Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 AG / Agricultural Engineering Syllabus
  • Instrumentation Engineering Syllabus for GATE 2017
  • GATE 2017 MA / Mathematics Syllabus
  • ME / Mechanical Engineering GATE Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 MN / Mining Engineering Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 MT / Metallurgical Engineering Syllabus
  • PH / Physics GATE Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 PI / Production and Industrial Engineering Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 TF / Textile Engineering and Fibre Science Syllabus
  • XE* / Engineering GATE 2017 Sciences Syllabus
  • GATE 2017 XL** / Life Sciences Syllabus
  • EY / Ecology and Evolution GATE Syllabus

GATE 2017 Syllabus for all streams will be provided to you in our post related to related Stream GATE syllabus.

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