GATE History

GATE History Detail

Each year's GATE is organised by any one of 8 institutes: IISc and 7 IITs. The overall co-ordination and responsibility of conducting GATE lies with this institute, which is designated as the Organizing Institute for GATE of that year.

  • IIT Guwahati
    2018
    Registered :
    -
    Qualified :
    -
    Exam Date :
    03-02-2018
    Result Date :
    17-03-2018
  • IIT Roorkee
    2017
    Registered :
    922,167
    Qualified :
    129,149 (14.00 %)
    Exam Date :
    04-02-2016
    Result Date :
    27-03-2016
  • IISC Bangalore
    2016
    Registered :
    971,831
    Qualified :
    135,392 (16.53 %)
    Exam Date :
    30-01-2016
    Result Date :
    19-03-2016
  • IIT Kanpur
    2015
    Registered :
    927,580
    Qualified :
    121,060 (15.05 %)
    Exam Date :
    31-01-2015
    Result Date :
    12-03-2015
  • IIT Kharagpur
    2014
    Registered :
    1,033,625
    Qualified :
    149,694 (16.84 %)
    Exam Date :
    02-02-2014
    Result Date :
    28-03-2014
  • IIT Bombay
    2013
    Registered :
    1,200,728
    Qualified :
    136,699 (13.88 %)
    Exam Date :
    20-01-2013
    Result Date :
    15-03-2013
  • IIT Delhi
    2012
    Registered :
    777,134
    Qualified :
    108,526 (15.80 %)
    Exam Date :
    29-01-2012
    Result Date :
    15-03-2012
  • IIT Madras
    2011
    Registered :
    612,568
    Qualified :
    96,239 (6.37 %)
    Exam Date :
    30-01-2011
    Result Date :
    15-03-2011
  • IIT Guwahati
    2010
    Registered :
    460,541
    Qualified :
    59,853 (7.69 %)
    Exam Date :
    07-02-2010
    Result Date :
    15-03-2010
  • IIT Roorkee
    2009
    Registered :
    230,341
    Qualified :
    35,273 (6.53 %)
    Exam Date :
    08-02-2009
    Result Date :
    15-03-2009
  • IISC Bangalore
    2008
    Registered :
    184,672
    Qualified :
    31,694 (5.83 %)
    Exam Date :
    10-02-2008
    Result Date :
    15-03-2008
  • IIT Kanpur
    2007
    Registered :
    168,917
    Qualified :
    44,387 (3.81 %)
    Exam Date :
    11-02-2007
    Result Date :
    15-03-2007
  • IIT Kharagpur
    2006
    Registered :
    184,308
    Qualified :
    33,813 (5.45 %)
    Exam Date :
    12-02-2006
    Result Date :
    15-03-2006
  • IIT Bombay
    2005
    Registered :
    181,599
    Qualified :
    31,430 (5.78 %)
    Exam Date :
    13-02-2005
    Result Date :
    15-03-2005
  • IIT Delhi
    2004
    Registered :
    191,475
    Qualified :
    29,391 (6.51 %)
    Exam Date :
    08-02-2004
    Result Date :
    15-03-2004
  • IIT Madras
    2003
    Registered :
    171,298
    Qualified :
    28,877 (5.93 %)
    Exam Date :
    09-02-2003
    Result Date :
    15-03-2003
  • IISC Bangalore
    2002
    Registered :
    115,689
    Qualified :
    21,689 (5.33 %)
    Exam Date :
    10-02-2002
    Result Date :
    15-03-2002
GATE is Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
  • 1984: IISC Bangalore started GATE for admissions in IISC and IITs
  • 1991: Gate exam conducted as conventional and multiple choice questions
  • 2003: Started multiple choice questions only
  • 2005: Mathematics introduced in all Gate papers
  • 2009: Started 100 marks question papers
  • 2010: General aptitude introduced in all Gate papers
  • 2012: Final year graduates also allowed to apply and write the Gate exam
  • 2013: Female candidates exempted from application fee
  • 2014:Introduced numerical answer questions, Started examinations for all the papers by an ONLINE Computer Based Test (CBT), Multiple paper set for CE, CS, EC, EE, ME branches
  • 2016: Syllabus changed, updated with latest topics