GATE 2019 Exam Pattern – Syllabus, Mode of Exam, Marking scheme

GATE 2019 Exam Pattern – Syllabus, Mode of Exam, Marking Scheme including Positive and Negative marks, number of questions and marks,

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GATE 2019 – EXAM PATTERN

The GATE 2019 exam will be conducted on 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of February 2019.The aspirants are advised to understand the Exam pattern to get the knowledge of question distribution, syllabus etc.

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Gate Exam pattern Details:

  • Mode of Examination: The Examination shall be conducted as CBT mode (Computer based Test).
  • Question Type: MCQs & Numerical type questions will be asked in the Examination. The question paper consist of 65 questions for a total of 100 Marks.
  • Papers: GATE 2019 Examination will be conducted for 24 Papers/Subjects.

Negative Marks for Multiple Choice Question. No Negative Marks for Numerical Type

  • Time Duration: The Exam Duration will be 3 Hours. Candidates will be permitted to occupy their allotted seats 40 minutes before the scheduled start of the examination
  • Pattern of Exam: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) carrying 1 or 2 marks each in all the papers and sections.
  • Marking Scheme: For a wrong answer chosen in a MCQ, there will be negative marking. For 1-mark MCQ, 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. Likewise, for 2-mark MCQ, 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.  

Exam Duration – 3 hrs; No. of Questions – 65

Pattern of QuestionMarks AllottedNegative Marking
Multiple Choice question (MCQ)1 or 2 MarksFor 1 Mark, 1/3 mark will be deducted
For 2 Mark, 2/3 mark will be deducted
Numerical Answer Type (NAT)1 or 2 MarksNo negative Marking

Exam Date – 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of February 2019

  • Validity of Score Card: GATE 2019 score card will be valid for three years from the date of declaration of result.
  • Exam City: The candidate can choose THREE cities from the list of examination cities. The first and second choices must be from the same GATE zone and third choice can be from any GATE zone. 

Latest: From 2019 a New paper STATISTICS(SA) is added in GATE exam.

Highlights of GATE 2019 Exam Pattern:

Mode of ExamCBT (Compute Based Test) 
Language English
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Type of Question MCQ & Numerical Type Questions
Total Number of Questions 65 Questions
Marking Scheme For 1 Mark, 1/3 mark will be deducted
 For 2 Mark, 2/3 mark will be deducted
 No Negative Marks for Numerical Type questions
Exam Date 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th of February 2019.
Declaration of Results 16th March 2019

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All the Best for Your Exams & Results!!

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