GATE 2023 application forms will be available online from 30 August 2022. The last date to fill out the application form without late feeis 30 September 2022. To apply for GATE 2023, candidates need to register themselves on the official website of the GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS). Before filling out the GATE 2023 application form, candidates must fulfil the GATE 2023 eligibility criteria. In case a candidate failed to fulfil any of the eligibility criteria, their candidature can get cancelled. Applicants who have completed graduation or are in the final year of graduation or its equivalent from a recognized university in the relevant subject can apply for the GATE 2023 entrance exam.
While filling out the GATE 2023 Application Form, candidates will get the opportunity to select any three exam centres out of which one exam centre will be allotted. Check GATE 2023 Exam Centres
The application form of GATE 2023 is released by the conducting authority on September 2, 2021. The important dates of the GATE 2023 Application form are tabulated below:
|GATE 2023 Events||GATE 2023 Dates|
|Release of GATE 2023 Online Notification||July 31, 2021|
|Starting Date of GATE 2023 Application Form||August 30, 2022|
|Last date to fill GATE 2023 Application Form||September 30, 2022|
|Last date to register for GATE 2023 with a late fee||October 7, 2022|
|Last date for correction of GATE 2023 Application Form correction||November 4, 2022|
|Last Date for change of Paper and Examination City, Category, Paper, and Exam City.||November 11, 2022|
|GATE 2023 Exam Date|| |
To apply for the GATE 2023 Application Form, candidates need to follow the below-mentioned steps:
To proceed with the Form Filling process of the GATE 2023 Application, candidates need to login into the official website of GOAPS by entering the GATE 2023 Enrolment ID and Password. Candidates can fill out the application form for GATE 2023, once they log in. The details that candidates need to fill up while filling out the GATE 2023 Application Form are:
To complete the application form of GATE 2023, candidates need to upload the following documents which are given below:
The details of the specifications of the Scanned Documents for the Application Form of GATE 2023:
|Signature||JPEG||Minimum Resolution: 80 x 280 pixels Maximum Resolution: 160 x 560 pixels|
|Photograph||JPEG||Minimum Resolution: 240 x 320 pixels Maximum Resolution: 480 x 640 pixels Dimensions: 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm|
The application fee of GATE 2023 varies for both Nationals and Foreign candidates. The payment can be made through a credit card/ debit card or net banking. The Application Fee for GATE 2023 is neither transferable nor refundable. The details of the category-wise application fee for GATE 2023 are given in the below table:
|Category||Application Fee||Late Application Fee|
|SC/ ST/ PwD||Rs. 850||Rs. 1350|
|Women||Rs. 850||Rs. 1350|
|All Other Applicants (including foreign candidates||Rs. 1700||Rs. 2200|
Applicants need to accept and read the declaration statement, before submitting the GATE 2023 application form on the GOAPS website.
To check the application status of GATE 2023, applicants need to log in at the registration link of GATE 2023 by using login credentials. If the application status of GATE 2023 is ‘Under Process/ Under Scrutiny’, then the applicants don’t have to worry. The conducting authorities will scrutinize all the application forms for GATE 2023. Applicants whose application needs to be rectified in supporting documents/signature/ photograph will be notified by SMS or automatic email. Even after the application website is closed, the process of scrutiny will continue.
GATE Application Form 2022 Documents Required:
The following information or documents that are required to fill the GATE 2023 Application Form are:
Candidates can avail themselves of the GATE 2023 application form correction facility if a candidate makes any mistake in the GATE 2023 Application Form. After the submission of the Application Form of GATE 2023, it goes under scrutiny and the responsible authority will inform and check about the mistakes for the correction process.
The details that cannot be corrected in the submitted Application Form of GATE 2023 are Email Id, Mobile Number, etc.
The details of the fee charges for GATE 2023 Application Correction are mentioned below:
|Description of Modification||Fee Charges|
|Change in the selection of GATE 2023 examination cities||Free of cost|
|Change of existing GATE 2023 paper||Rs. 500|
|Addition of a second paper||Rs. 500 and an amount per paper for the category candidates.|
|Correction of gender to female||Rs. 500|
|Correction of gender from female to any other gender||Rs. 500 + Rs. 750 = Rs. 1250|
|Changes of the category to ST/ SC||Rs. 500|
|Modification of category from ST/ ST to any other category||Rs. 500 + Rs. 750 = Rs. 1250|
|Modification from PwD to Non-PwD||Rs. 500 + Rs. 750 = Rs. 1250|
|Modification from Non- PwD to PwD||Rs. 500|
|Any other modification in the category||Rs. 500|
Below the process to make correction in the Application form of GATE 2023 are given:
Ques. Can candidates apply for more than one paper in GATE 2023?
Ans: Yes, candidates out of 27 papers can apply for two papers in GATE 2023. Candidates have the right to select any paper according to their own choice, keeping in mind the eligibility criteria.
Ques. How to make payment for GATE 2023 application fees?
Ans: The GATE 2023 Application Fee can be paid only in online mode i.e., Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net-banking details for fee payment. From the application website, there is a link to the payment gateway. The candidate can go for any of the payment options. The additional charges such as bank charges, service charges, and processing fees have to be gone through by the candidate.
Ques. Can the examination paper for GATE be changed after the submission of the GATE 2023 application form?
Ans: Yes, the examination paper for GATE can be changed after the submission of the GATE 2023 application form only after the last date of the submission of the application form. Any request after the last date of the submission of the application form will not be considered.
Ques. What will happen if a candidate will not be able to submit an EWS certificate at the time of counselling/ admission?
Ans: If candidates will not be able to submit an EWS certificate at the time of counselling/ admission, then they will be considered as General Category candidates.
Ques. Can a candidate studying in B. A/ B. Sc/ B. Com 3rd year be eligible to appear for GATE 2023?
Ans: Yes, a candidate studying in B. A/ B. Sc/ B. Com 3rd year will be eligible to appear for GATE 2023. Any undergraduate candidates studying in the 3rd year or higher years of any approved government program in Technology/Architecture / Engineering /Science/ Arts/Commerce/Science will be eligible to appear for GATE 2023
Ques. I have made some mistakes while filling out the Application form for GATE 2023. How do I need to correct them?
Ans: GATE 2023 conducting institute is classified into two categories- Minor Mistake and Major Mistake. For Minor mistakes, candidates have to send an email to the GATE Zonal Office, whereas for Major mistakes, candidates have to fill out a new application form with a new email ID.
Ques. What are the identity documents required to fill out the GATE 2023 Application Form?
Ans: The identity documents required to fill the GATE 2023 Application Form for Indian candidates are PAN Card, Aadhaar UID, Passport, Voter ID, Aadhaar UID, Enrolment ID, College ID, Driving License, etc. For International candidates, the documents that are required to fill the GATE 2023 Application Form are valid Government-issued ID/ Passport/ College ID, etc.
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