GATE Admit Card 2018

GATE Admit CardGATE Admit Card 2018 - IIT Guwahati has issued GATE 2018 admit card on January 4, a day earlier than the scheduled date of January 5. GATE admit card 2018 is available online only for those candidates who have registered themselves for the examination. To download GATE 2018 admit card, candidates have to enter their GATE enrollment ID or email ID along with the password through GOAPS. GATE admit card 2018 is an important document and must be carried to the exam centre to appear for the examination. GATE will be conducted on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018 for 23 papers. It must be noted that soft copy of GATE admit card in mobile phones will not be accepted. Thus, candidates must get printout of GATE 2018 admit card (preferably in colour) to the exam centre along with a photo ID.  

Along with the admit card of GATE 2018, candidates must remember to carry a photo identification proof they have mentioned in their application form. Before downloading the admit card, the candidates will have to ensure that all the information provided in the GATE 2018 admit card is correct. Candidates must remember that the admit card will be required during M.Tech admissions or PSU recruitment. It is advisable for them to keep it safe till the admission is over. Candidates can get complete information in this article about GATE admit card including the process to download it, availability dates, and particulars of admit card, etc.

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Important Dates related to GATE Admit Card 2018

Events

Dates

Release of GATE 2018 Admit Card

January 4, 2018 (Released)

Last date to download the admit card

February 11, 2018

GATE 2018 Examination

February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018

GATE Result Announcement

March 17, 2018

Latest: To Download GATE Admit Card / Hall Ticket 2018 - Click here

 

How to Download GATE Admit Card 2018

  • Use the given link to download GATE 2018 Admit Card / hall ticket

  • Enter the GATE 2018 enrollment ID or registered email ID, password and captcha.

  • Click “Submit” button

  • The download link of admit card of GATE 2018 will displayed on the screen.

  • Using the link, download and save the GATE admit card.

  • Check the details in the admit card before printing it out.

  • If all details are correct, print the GATE hall ticket/admit card in colour in A4 size paper.

GATE 2018 admit card may be invalid if:

  • The photograph and signature displayed on printout of the admit card are not easily identifiable or legible
  • The photograph on the GATE admit card doesn't match with the appearance of the candidate on exam day.

Correct way to take printout of GATE 2018 admit card:

  • The printout should be taken on an A4 size paper
  • A laser printer, preferably a color printer, should be used  

GATE admit card window looks like the image given below:

gate admit card window

 

Things to note before printing the GATE Admit Card 2018

 

The candidates should ensure the following points before printing out the GATE 2018 admit card:

  • Candidates must check if the details given in the admit card are legible and clear or not.

  • The photograph of the candidate must be clear in the document.

  • Similarly, the signature of the candidate should also be clear and legible. The signature should also match the one which will be used in the examination centre.

  • The registration number of GATE 2018 must be mentioned clearly in the document. 

What Details mentioned in the GATE 2018 Admit Card

  • Date of exam

  • Time of Exam

  • Registration No of Candidate

  • Name of Candidate

  • GATE paper appearing for

  • Exam Centre Address in detail

  • Photograph of candidates

  • Signature of candidate

  • Instructions for candidates

Sample image of the GATE admit card / hall ticket

gate admit card sample 

 

Which Photo Identification should be carried along with GATE Admit Card 2018?

 

Candidates must carry an original and valid photo identification document along with the GATE 2018 admit card while reporting at the examination centre. It is mandatory that the Photo ID is the same as the one mentioned while filling the online GATE 2018 application form. Photocopies of ID proof will not be accepted. If the candidates forget to carry the required documents, then he/she will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

 

List of permissible Photo IDs for Indian candidates:

  • Passport

  • Aadhaar Card

  • Voter ID

  • PAN Card

  • Employee Identification

  • Valid College ID

  • Driving License

Note:The photo ID must be valid and the same as the one mentioned when filling the GATE 2018 application form.

 

For International Candidates:

  • Valid Passport

  • Valid Government issued ID/Employee ID/College ID

Steps to Retrieve GATE 2018 Enrollment ID and Password:

 

The candidates can follow the given steps to check their enrollment ID and password in case he/she has forgotten it:

 

Forgot Password?

  • Click on “Request for OTP”. The OTP will be sent to the candidate’s registered mobile number.

  • The OTP has to be submitted after which the candidates will be able to reset their password.

Forgot Enrollment ID?

  • Click on “Forgot Enrollment ID”

  • The candidates will have to enter their registered mobile number.

  • The Enrollment ID will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID of the candidate. 

Instructions on GATE Admit Card 2018 to be followed on the Examination Day

  • The admit card of GATE 2018 must be presented for verification along with the original valid photo identification proof specified at the time of filling the application form. A photo ID proof can be any of the following - Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar-UID, College ID, Employee ID, or Driving License.

  • GATE 2018 admit card will be valid only if the candidate’s photograph and signature are clear and legible. To ensure this, the candidates should take a coloured printout of the admit card on an A4 size paper using a laser printer.

  • All candidates are requested to report at the examination venue 60 minutes before the examination starts. Candidates can also visit/locate the venue a day before to avoid any last minute confusion and to reach in time on the exam day. 

  • Only after all of the credentials are verified, the candidates will be allowed to appear in the examination.

  • No candidate will be allowed to enter the examination venue after 9.30 am.
  • Candidates will be allowed to occupy their allotted seats 45 minutes before scheduled start of the exam. The candidates will have to login and start reading all of the instructions 20 minutes before the examination commences.

  • Before the examination ends, the candidates will not be permitted to leave the examination hall.

  • Personal calculators, mobile phones, watches or any other electronic devices will not be allowed in the examination hall. A virtual scientific calculator will be available on the computer screen during the exam. The candidates will not be allowed to bring any charts/tables/papers into the examination hall. GATE authorities will not be responsible for the personal belongings of the candidate.

  • For rough work, the candidates will be provided with scribble pads. All candidates will have to write their name and registration number on the scribble pad before he/she uses it. The scribble pad has to be returned to the invigilator at the end of the exam.

FAQS on GATE Admit Card 2018:

 

Ques: When will I receive my GATE admit card?

Ans: You won’t receive the admit card by email or post as it is only available online. You will have to login and download it. The download facility will be activated by IIT Guwahati from January 5, 2018 onwards. The last date to download the admit card is February 11, 2018.

 

Ques: I checked my GATE admit card. The photo and signature are not clear. What should I do?

Ans: Download the admit card. Email your GATE zonal Centre specifying the problem and attach the copy of the admit card along with it. They will rectify and send the correct one. To know your GATE zonal centre, check the IIT that is coordinating for your GATE 2018 exam centre. That will be your GATE zonal centre to whom you have to send the email to.

 

Ques: Are there any specification about the printout of the GATE admit card?

Ans:  Yes. The authorities have specified that the GATE 2018 admit card must be a colour printout on an A4 size paper. It is advisable to follow this guideline to avoid being barred from the exam hall.

 

Ques: Is it compulsory to carry the original Photo ID along with the GATE admit card?

Ans: Yes it is. You will not be allowed to enter the exam hall otherwise. Yoou also need to keep in mind that you carry the original Photo ID of the document you mentioned while filling the GATE 2018 application form. You will not be allowed if you carry any other document. For the list of permissible documents check the article above on this page

 

Ques: Is it necessary to preserve my GATE 2018 admit card?

Ans: Yes. The reason is that the GATE scores are valid for a period of three years from the result declaration. Therefore, if you qualify and wish to take admissions in M.Tech one year later, you will be asked to present the admit card and the score card. Many PSUs are recruiting oon the basis of GATE scores. Sometimes they recruit on the basis of the previous year GATE scores. In such an event, you will be required to furnish the GATE admit card while applying for the same. So it is advisable to preserve a copy of the GATE admit card 2018.

 

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GATE 2018 Exam Schedule

GATE Exam Day and Date

Exam Time and Session

Subject

February 3rd, 2018 (Saturday)

09:00 am-12.00 pm (Forenoon)

ME, EY, PE, XE, XL

February 3rd, 2018 (Saturday)

2:00 pm-5:00 pm (Afternoon)

ME, AE, MA, PI

February 4th, 2018 (Sunday)

09:00 am-12.00 pm (Forenoon)

CS, MN

February 4th, 2018 (Sunday)

2:00 am-5:00 pm (Afternoon)

AG, AR, BT, CH, CY, GG, IN, MT, PH, TF

February 10th, 2018 (Saturday)

09:00 am-12.00 pm (Forenoon)

EC

February 10th, 2018 (Saturday)

2:00 pm-5:00 pm (Afternoon)

EE

February 11th, 2018 (Sunday)

09:00 am-12.00 pm (Forenoon)

CE

February 11th, 2018 (Sunday)

2:00 am-5:00 pm (Afternoon) 

CE

GATE Exam Centres 2018 - The GATE exam will be conducted across 199 cities in India and 6 cities abroad. The address and other details of the chosen exam centre of GATE will be mentioned in the GATE admit card.

 

GATE Exam Pattern 2018 - GATE is a national entrance exam conducted in 23 papers for the M.Tech admissions at IITs, NITs and other CFTIs as well as for PSU recruitment. The test will be held in computer based mode in eight sessions altogether. Duration of the test is 3 hours and total questions asked are 65 for 100 marks.

  

GATE 2018 will be conducted by IIT Guwahati which is the conducting institute for the exam aided by 7 IITs called as the zonal institutes namely- IISc BangaloreIIT BombayIIT DelhiIIT Madras, IIT KanpurIIT Kharagpur and IIT Roorkee

 

 

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