GATE Exam Pattern 2017 Download Syllabus/Paper Structure/Marking Scheme

By | September 30, 2015

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GATE Exam Pattern 2017

Candidates who are going top appear for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering can download GATE Exam Pattern 2017 now. We here at admitcardjobs.in have the exam contents which are going to be included in the upcoming Test. Like the last time, not much of contents have been changed. There are slight changes in the paper Structure which are listed in the subsequent sections. GATE Exam Pattern

 Latest Update: The Candidates after successful Registrations are now opting to have up to date GATE Exam Paper Structure 2017. GATE syllabus is of great importance to the aspiring engineers. Who wish to attend this aptitude Test on 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th February 2017. We have arranged some Topics according to the Study streams. Users are recommended to take a look at the complete exam structure hereunder.

Declaration About GATE Exam Pattern 2017
Online Examination Date 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th February 2017
Status See details below

GATE Exam Syllabus 2017 Subject wise Download

S.No. GATE Syllabus 2017 in Pdf (Click to Download)
General Aptitude Test (Compulsory)
1 Aerospace Engineering
2 Agricultural Engineering
3 Architecture and Planning
4 Biotechnology
5 Civil Engineering
6 Chemical Engineering
7 Computer Science and Information Technology
8 Chemistry
9 Electronics and Communications
10 Electrical Engineering
11 Ecology and Evolution
12 Production and Industrial Engineering
13 Instrumentation Engineering
14 Mathematics
15 Mechanical Engineering
16 Mining Engineering
17 Metallurgical Engineering
18 Petroleum Engineering
19 Physics
20 Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

 

S.No Engineering Sciences
1 XE A Engineering Mathematics
2 XE B Fluid Mechanics
3 XE C Material Science
4 XE D Solid Mechanics
5 XE E Thermodynamics
6 XE F Food Technology
7 XE G Polymer Science & Engineering

 

S.No. Life Sciences
1 XL H Chemistry
2 XL I Biochemistry
3 XL J Botany
4 XL K Microbiology
5 XL L Zoology

Indian Institute of Science Bangalore has announced GATE Exam Marking Scheme 2017 online. The institute has indicated that there might be some minor changes in the paper pattern as compared to the previous year.  Here our team and we have arranged the Exam contents in the Tabular format. Candidates need to have a look at the details.

Marking Scheme

  • There will be negative marking.
  • For 1 mark question, 1/3rd mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • For 2 marks question, 2/3rd mark will be subtracted for every wrong option.
  • For numerical Questions, there will be no negative marking.

General Aptitude (GA) Questions:

This is a mandatory part to attend for all Exams.

This section includes 5 questions of 1 mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions of 2 marks each (sub-total 10 marks) to make a total of 15 marks.

GATE 2017 Exam Pattern

GATE 2016 Paper Code Exam Pattern
Aerospace Engineering AE  

 

The Engineering Mathematics section carries 15% of the total marks,

The General Aptitude section carries 15% of the total marks

The remaining 70% percentage of the total marks is aimed for the subject of the paper.

 

Except GG & XE all papers have:

1 Mark questions:  25 questions

2 Marks questions: 30 questions

Total Questions are 55 and
Total Marks 85

 

 

Agricultural Engineering AG
Biotechnology BT
Civil Engineering CE
Chemical Engineering CH
Computer Science and Information Technology CS
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC
Electrical Engineering EE
Instrumentation Engineering IN
Mechanical Engineering ME
Mining Engineering MN
Metallurgical Engineering MT
Petroleum Engineering PE
Production and Industrial Engineering PI
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF
Engineering Sciences XE*
Life Sciences XL*  

 

 

General Aptitude section will carry 15% of the total marks and the remaining 85% of the total marks is devoted to the subject of the paper.

Architecture and Planning AR
Chemistry CY
Ecology and Evolution EY
Geology and Geophysics:

 

In addition to General Ability, the Question Paper will have Part A common & compulsory for all candidates with 25 questions of 1 mark

 

Part B has Section 1 (Geology) and Section 2 (Geo-physics). Candidates can answer any one section

30 questions for 2 marks each

GG*
Mathematics MA
Physics PH

Note: All papers except GG, XE and XL have a common marking system

Explaining GATE 2017 XE and XL Papers:

GATE Engineering Sciences XE Paper Sections Section GATE  Question Pattern
Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory) A 1 mark questions: 7

2 mark questions: 4

Total: 11 questions carrying a total of 15 marks

 

Candidates have to answer any two sections from below
The choice of two sections from B to G can be made during the examination after viewing the questions. Only two optional sections can be answered at a time. A candidate wishing to change midway of the examination to another optional section must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (B to G).
Fluid Mechanics B 1 mark questions: 9

2 mark questions: 13

22 questions carrying a total of 35 marks

 

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Materials Science C
Solid Mechanics D
Thermodynamics E
Polymer Science and Engineering F
Food Technology G

 

GATE Life Sciences XL Paper Sections Code GATE Question Pattern
Chemistry (Compulsory) H 1 mark questions: 5

2 mark questions: 10

Total 15 questions for a total of 25 marks

 

 

Candidates have to answer any two sections from below The choice of two sections from I to M can be made during the examination after viewing the questions. Only two optional sections can be answered by the candidate. A candidate wishing to change midway of the examination to another optional section must first choose to deselect one of the previously chosen optional sections (I to M).
Biochemistry I 1 mark questions: 10

2 mark questions: 10

Total 20 questions for a total of 30 marks

 

 

Botany J
Microbiology K
Zoology L
Food Technology M

Design of Questions in the GATE 2017 Paper:

The questions may be designed to test the following abilities:

(I) Recall: Based on facts, principles, formulae or laws of the discipline of the paper. The candidate is expected to be able to obtain the answer either from his/her memory of the subject or at most from a one-line computation.

(II) Comprehension: These questions are meant to test the candidate’s understanding of the basics of the interested field which will require them to draw simple conclusions from fundamental ideas.

(III) Application: Computation or by logical reasoning.

(IV) Analysis and Synthesis:  These questions include Data, diagrams, images etc.

Note:

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