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GATE Syllabus 2017 with Exam Pattern and PDF for All Branches

Check GATE Syllabus 2017 with Exam pattern - GATE stands for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. Here is the syllabus for this examination for all the branches (total 22) including Mechanical engineering (ME), Electronics and Communication Engg.(ECE), Civil Engg.(CE), Electrical Engg.(EE), CSE etc. total 22 branches is given below. The examination will be Online for all the 22 papers. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is going to organize GATE 2015 examination this year. Lakhs of engineering aspirants have applied for this test. Below we are providing GATE Exam Syllabus 2017 to help candidates prepare for the examination. All branches syllabus can be checked by downloading the pdf from the links given below.

GATE Syllabus 2017 with Exam Pattern

GATE 2016 Syllabus for each paper is given below. Click on the link to download your GATE Branch-wise syllabus 2015. Candidates have to click on the name of their branch name from below given list and download the pdf to check syllabus.
General Aptitude (GA) : Common in all papers
AE: Aerospace Engineering
PE: Petroleum Engineering
AG: Agricultural Engineering
PH: Physics
AR: Architecture and Planning
PI: Production and Industrial Engineering
BT: Biotechnology
TF: Textile Engineering and Fibre Science
CE: Civil Engineering
XE -A: Engineering Mathematics
CH: Chemical Engineering
XE-B: Fluid Mechanics
CS: Computer Sc. and Information Technology
XE-C: Materials Science
CY: Chemistry
XE-D: Solid Mechanics
EC: Electronics and Communication Engg.
XE-E: Thermodynamics
EE: Electrical Engineering
XE-F: Polymer Science and Engineering
EY: Ecology and Evolution
XE – G: Food Technology
GG: Geology and Geophysics
XL – H: Chemistry
IN: Instrumentation Engineering
XL-I: Biochemistry
MA: Mathematics
XL-J: Botany
ME: Mechanical Engineering
XL – K: Microbiology
MN: Mining Engineering
XL – L: Zoology
MT: Metallurgical Engineering

Check out the GATE 2017 exam pattern given below.
The GATE 2016 examination will consists of a single paper of 3-hour duration. The examination will contain 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 marks. There will be two types of question that will be asked in GATE 2016 exam.

1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ): The MCQ questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each will be asked in all papers. Four choices will be given for a question and the candidate has to select the right answer from the given choices.


2. Numerical Answer Questions: The candidates have to write down the numerical value of the question in the provided box of the examination with the online keyboard.

3. Marking Scheme: For 1-mark multiple-choice questions, 1/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer. Likewise, for 2-marks multiple-choice questions, 2/3 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer. However, please note that there is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.

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