GATE 2021 Examination Guidelines, Important Instructions – Know Here

GATE 2021 Examination GuidelinesGATE exam is a national level exam organized for those aspirants seeking for admissions in postgraduate engineering courses in the top colleges of the country. There are some GATE exam guidelines which have to be followed by the candidates in the examination center. GATE 2021 Exam will be organized on 5th to 7th and 12th to 14th February 2021 through online mode. Candidates must read the given guidelines carefully. Through this article, candidates can check the GATE 2021 Examination Guidelines.

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GATE 2021 Examination Guidelines

GATE 2021 exam appearing candidates are required to follow the following rules and regulation:

  • Biometric information (Photograph and Fingerprints) for randomly selected candidates may be captured before the start of the examination.
  • Candidates appearing for GATE 2021 examination must carry Admit Card and original valid photo-identity proof with them at the examination hall.
  • Scribble pads will be provided to the candidates in the examination hall by the invigilators for rough work. Before using such a pad, a candidate is required to write his/her name and registration number on the pad.
  • Carrying of a mobile phone (even in the switched-off mode) or any other electronic device that can be used for communication inside the examination hall may lead to disqualification.
  • Carrying of printed or hand-written textual material, inside the examination hall is strictly prohibited.
  • All forms of communication among the candidates inside the examination hall are strictly prohibited.
  • Candidates should not tamper with the computer and the related hardware provided in the examination hall.
  • Candidates found to have tampered with these willfully, may have their candidature canceled. In addition, appropriate legal action may be initiated against such candidates.
  • Any candidate found violating the code of conduct mentioned above or any other means not in line with the code and ethics of the GATE examination may have his/her candidature canceled. Examination of such a candidate may not be evaluated, even if he/she is allowed to complete the examination. In addition, appropriate legal action may be initiated against all such candidates.
  • Candidates also instructed to carefully check the GATE 2021 exam pattern before appearing in the entrance exam.
  • Also go through complete GATE 2021 syllabus for the exam.

GATE 2021 Preparation Tips

Here we have mentioned some important preparation tips for GATE 2021:

Know Exam Pattern and Syllabus:

Candidates must check their complete syllabus and exam pattern before preparing for the exam. Select all important chapters and topics as well. Don’t skip important topics from the syllabus. Check marking scheme, number of questions, total marks and then start your preparation accordingly.

Practice Previous Year Question papers:

Candidates can get an idea about the exam by solving previous years question papers. Through this you will be able to know that how much time is needed to solve question paper. You can also practice with mock tests. Mock test is also a good strategy to prepare for exam.

Management of Time:

Time management is going to be a key for your preparation. Firstly, you must make a proper time table for your study. Give time for all subjects and you can also take extra time for important subjects. Allot time according to the subject. You must take regular breaks in between you study time to refresh your mind.

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GATE 2021 Admit Card

For further queries regarding GATE 2021 Examination Guidelines, you may leave your comments below.

Displaying 25 Comments
  1. Arnav Munshi says:

    Sir i applied for the gate exam and i even downloaded the admit card but i cannot give the exam this year as i didnt prepare for the exam .. so can i give the exam next year.. please need your help

  2. UTKARSH PATEL says:

    Are the questions without options considered in negetive marking?

  3. Angad says:

    Sir, are Third Year student eligible for GATE exam.

  4. achu says:

    Sir,The branch Engineering Physics not specified in Gate examination pattern.Is it not possible to attend Gate exam for engineering physics students?Please give me a reply

  5. Shubhangi says:

    Am in 5th semester Soo can I give this entrance exam.. sir tell me

  6. nasreen ansari says:

    sir.. tell me about GATE application website.

  7. saikumarbikkina says:

    Sir iam from ECE branch I want crack CSE gate exam it is possible

  8. Mohamed says:

    In admit card my name is combine with father name Mohamed Ibrahim Abdul kader … But my name is A.mohamed Ibrahim… Is this araise any problem during examination…

  9. kalyan says:

    Can we carry black and white copy of GATE admit card for the examination

  10. Chaitanya says:

    Can we use calculater in exam hall

  11. hamza says:

    Mobile Phones and other personal belongings can be kept outside the halls in the bag? Is that permissible.

  12. hemanth says:

    Is it true that once if you are not qualified for gate then you are not allowed to write gate for two years?

  13. Akki says:

    Virtual calculator will be available.. I would recommend u to see the YouTube videos.. You will get an idea of using this type of calculator. All the Best

  14. Aakash mevawala says:

    Sir I am in OBC cast so required noncriminal certificate for exam of gate 2018 ?

  15. Krishan garg says:

    Sir i filled wrong clg by mistake can it be corrected in gate application as i have made payment

  16. Ajay sharma says:

    Is there any need for background white photo or any background is suitable

  17. Puneet says:

    Which type of calculator,we can use in gate exam?

  18. Trupti Patil says:

    Are calculator allowed in gate exams?

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