GATE 2015 – Eligibility Criteria

September 1, 2013

GATE 2015 – Eligibility Criteria

 

Eligibility Criteria:

IIT Kanpur announces the registration of the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2015 (GATE 2015). The registration window will be open from 1st September through 1st October 2015. GATE 2015 will be conducted on Saturdays and Sundays Between 31st January 2015 and 14th February 2015. IIT Kanpur conducts test this year.

 

Qualifying Degree (short)Qualifying Degree/Examination (Descriptive)Description of Eligible candidatesYear of Qualification cannot be later thanCopies of Certificates to be submitted
Passed in the year 2014 or earlierExpected to complete in 2015 or later
B.E./B.Tech/ B.Arch/ B.Pharm.Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy (Post-Diploma/ Post B.Sc./4 years after 10+2)Currently in the 4th year or already completed2015Degree Certificate/ Provisional Certificate/ Course Completion CertificateCertificate from Principal
B.SBachelor’s degree in Science (Post-Diploma/ 4 years after 10+2)Currently in the 4th year or already completed2015Degree Certificate/ Provisional Certificate/ Course Completion CertificateCertificate from Principal
M.Sc./M.A./ MCA or equivalentMaster’s degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalentCurrently in the final year or already completed2015Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate/Course Completion Certificate (pertaining to Masters degree)Certificate from Principal
Int. M.E/ M.Tech(Post BSc)Post-BSc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering/ Technology (Four year programme)Currently in the 2nd/3rd/4th year or already completed2017Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate/Course Completion CertificateCertificate from Principal
Int. M.E./M.Tech or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)Integrated Master’s degree programs or Dual Degree programs in Engineering/ Technology (Five year programme)Currently in the 4th/5th year or already completed2016Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate/Course Completion CertificateCertificate from Principal
Int. M. Sc/ Int. B.S.-M.S.Integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.S.-M.S. programCurrently in the final year or already completed2015Degree Certificate / Provisional Certificate / Course Completion CertificateCertificate from Principal
Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch)B.E/B.Tech/B.Arch. equivalent examinations, of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/ UPSC/ AICTE (e.g. AMIE by Institution of Engineers-India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India)Completed Section A or equivalent of such professional coursesNAProfessional Certificate/ Provisional Certificate/Course Completion/Membership Certificate issued by the Society or InstituteCopy of Mark sheet for Section “A”

 

NOTE: If a candidate is pursuing any higher degree or already obtained a degree higher than that mentioned in the above table, then the candidate can select the relevant minimum required qualifying degree while filling the application form.

Certificate from Principal

Candidates who have to submit a certificate from their college Principal, as determined from above Table, have to obtain one from his/her institution beforehand and upload the same during the online submission of the application form.

 

Candidates with backlogs

Candidates who have appeared in the final semester/year exam in 2014, but with a backlog (arrears/failed subjects) in any of the papers in their qualifying degree should

  1. submit a copy of any one of the marks sheets of the final year, OR

2. have to obtain a declaration from their Principal along with the signature and seal beforehand and upload the same during the online submission of the application form.

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