The Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) Exam is conducted every year to recruit engineers to pursue their dream of working in one of the reputed PSUs and Colleges across the country. It is an Examination which is conducted for offering seats in Masters of Engineering (ME), Masters of Technology (M. Tech) and direct PhD courses in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other institutes/universities across India.
FATE Exam also opens the gates of numerous opportunities for the Engineering/Science graduates to work in Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) and in the field of research. Some of the PSUs and research organizations which use GATE score for providing jobs include reputed organizations such as ONGC, NTPC, GAIL, HPCL, PGCIL, BHEL, BSNL, HPCL, NHPC, BARC, DRDO, etc....
The GATE 2024 Educational Qualifications has been given below for the candidates who wants to appear in the GATE 2024 Examination. Category-Wise Educational Qualifications has been given so that candidates who are appearing for the GATE 2024 Paper must not found any difficulty and must read the full GATE Brochure before filling up the Application Form....
|Degree/Program||Qualifying Degree/Examination||Description of Eligible Candidates||Expected Year of Completion|
|B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Pharm.||Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc. / Diploma in Engineering / Technology)||Currently in the 3rd year or higher or already completed||2024|
|B. Arch.||Bachelor’s degree of Architecture (5-year course) / Naval Architecture (4-year course) / Planning (4- year course)||Currently in the 3rd year or higher or already completed||2025 (for 5-year program), 2024 (for 4-year program)|
|B.Sc. (Research) / B.S.||Bachelor’s degree in Science (PostDiploma/4 years after 10+2)||Currently in the 3rd year or higher or already completed||2024|
|Pharm. D. (after 10+2)||6 years degree program, consisting of internship or residency training, during third year onwards||Currently in the 3 rd/4th/5th/6th year or already completed||2026|
|M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. / B.V.Sc||Degree holders of M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. / B.V.Sc. and those who are in the 5 th/6th/7thsemester or higher semester of such program.||5 th/6 th/7 thor higher semester or already completed||2024|
|M. Sc. / M.A. / MCA or equivalent||Master’s degree in any branch of Arts / Science / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications or equivalent||Currently in the first year or higher or already Completed||2024|
|Int. M.E. / M.Tech. (Post-B.Sc.)||Post-B.Sc Integrated Master’s degree programs in Engineering/ Technology (4-year program)||Currently in the 1st / 2 nd/3rd/4th year or already completed||Any Year|
|Int. M.E./ M.Tech./M.Pharm. or Dual Degree (after Diploma or 10+2)||Integrated Master’s degree program or Dual Degree program in Engineering/Technology (5-year program)||Currently in the 3rd /4th/5th year or already completed||2025|
|B.Sc. / B.A. / B.Com.||Bachelor degree in any branch of Science / Arts / Commerce (3-year program)||Currently in the 3rd year or already completed||2023|
|Int. M.Sc. / Int. B.S. / M.S.||Integrated M.Sc. or 5-year integrated B.S.-M.S. program||Currently in the 3rd year or higher or already completed||2025|
|Professional Society Examinations (equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Arch.)||B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. equivalent examinations of Professional Societies, recognized by MoE/UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by Institution of EngineersIndia, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers-India and so on)||Completed Section A or equivalent of such professional courses||Enrolled Upto 31st May 2013*|
|B.Sc. (Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry)||4-years program||Currently in the 3rd/4th year or already completed||2024|
Before appearing for the GATE 2024 Examination, Candidates should be be aware of the GATE 2024 Exam Pattern.