GATE 2021-22 Examination Pattern

65 Questions (10-Questions of General Aptitude) , 55-Questions (Engineering Mathematics + Technical Streams)

Total : 100 Marks    Test Duration : 180 Minutes

Type of Questions

Multiple Select Questions (MSQ)

  • More than ONE correct options
  • Total FOUR options are given
  • NO-NEGATIVE marking

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

  • Only ONE correct option
  • Total FOUR options are given
  • NEGATIVE marking of 1/3rd ( 1/3rd for 1-Mark, 2/3rd for 2-Marks )

NAT - Numerical Answer Type Questions

  • Use Virtual-Keyword to enter the answer into given TEXTBOX.
  • Numeric or Decimal Value ( Decimal place specified)
  • Answer may be EXACT a fixed value or Range
  • NO-NEGATIVE marking

Additional Features during examination:

  • Flexibility to Jump to any Questions/Section.
  • Mark for Reviews ( For Further cross check )
  • Option to view full question paper
  • Use of Virtual Scientific Calculator
  • MSQ & MCQ notations are marked clearly.

Multiple Select Question (MSQ) is newly added into GATE 2021 examination. The ratio of such questions are low into each paper.

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