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GATE Cutoff 2020: IIT Delhi will release GATE 2020 cutoff along with the result on March 16, 2020. The cutoff of GATE 2020 for all 25 papers individually will be declared in online mode. The GATE cutoff 2020 is the minimum marks which candidates need to secure in order to qualify the exam. The cutoff of GATE 2020 varies from subject to subject and is different for each category. All of the 25 papers will have separate GATE 2020 cutoff and it will also be different for all the categories. Candidates who score marks more than or equal to GATE cutoff 2020 becomes eligible to take admission in M.Tech courses offered by all the participating institutes. Importantly, the scorecard of GATE will be issued to only those candidates who score equal to or more than the qualifying GATE 2020 cutoff. The cutoff of GATE 2020 will be the basis of admission in M.Tech courses at IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs. Apart from M.Tech admissions, students who score marks more than GATE cutoff are also recruited by many PSUs with high pay jobs. Students can find below more details regarding the GATE exam.
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Important Dates for GATE Cutoff 2020

Events

Dates

GATE 2020 Application form

August 31 to September 28, 2019

GATE 2020 Exam

February 1, 2, 8 and 9, 2020

Release of GATE Cutoff 2020

March 16, 2020

GATE 2020 Scorecard

March second week, 2020

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GATE Qualifying Cutoff: GATE qualifying cutoff or simply GATE cutoff is the minimum marks which candidates have to score to qualify the exam. GATE cutoff 2020 is different for all the 25 subjects in which GATE is conducted. GATE 2020 cutoff also varies for different categories of candidates for all the 25 subjects. GATE qualifying cutoff is released by the conducting institute along with the declaration of result.

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GATE Admission Cutoff: GATE admission cutoff is the minimum marks which candidates need to score in order to get admission in an institute. GATE admission cutoff is released by the institute at the time of admission in which admission is desired.

Particulars

GATE Qualifying Cutoff

GATE Admission Cutoff

Published by

An organising IIT. The qualifying GATE 2020 cutoff will be published by IIT Madras

By institutes individually.



Parameters for deciding cutoff

- Performance of the candidate in the entrance examination

-Category of the candidates

-Previous cutoff trends



- Applications received for admission

- Availability of seats

- Category of the candidate


Whether Used for admission

No

Yes

Whether subject-specific

Yes

Yes

GATE Cutoff 2020: The conducting institute of exam will be releasing the GATE cutoff 2020 along with the declaration of result. GATE 2020 exam was conducted on February 1, 2, 8 and 9. Students who appeared for the exam will be able to check the GATE 2020 cutoff as and when the result is declared. Till the time of GATE 2020 cutoff, students can find the GATE previous year cutoff.

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Previous Year GATE Cutoff Trends (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)

The cutoff of the previous year GATE examinations are listed below. The candidates can refer to the previous cutoff trends to know the probable cutoff scores for the present session.

GATE 2019 Cutoff (Official)

S. No.

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

1

Life Sciences

XL

36.7

33

24.5

2

Civil Engineering

CE

28.2

25.4

18.8

3

Electrical Engineering

EE

39.6

35.6

26.4

4

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

29.5

26.6

19.7

5

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.1

30.7

22.7

6

Petroleum Engineering

PE

49.9

44.9

33.3

7

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

26.7

24

17.8

8

Chemical Engineering

CH

34.8

31.3

23.2

9

Chemistry

CY

32

28.8

21.3

10

Biotechnology

BT

35.9

32.3

23.9

11

Engineering Sciences

XE

26.7

24

17.8

12

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

40.1

36.1

26.7

13

Aerospace Engineering

AE

33.5

30.2

22.3

14

Agricultural Engineering

AG

28.3

25.5

18.9

15

Architecture and Planning

AR

41

36.9

27.3

16

Ecology and Evolution

EY

37.1

33.4

24.7

17

Geology and Geophysics

GG

44.5

40.1

29.7

18

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

31.9

28.7

21.3

19

Mathematics

MA

25

22.5

16.7

20

Mining Engineering

MN

31.5

28.4

21

21

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

53.5

48.1

35.7

22

Physics

PH

25.2

22.7

16.8

23

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32.2

29

21.5

24

Statistics

ST

32.5

29.2

21.7

GATE 2018 Cutoff (Official)

S. No

Paper Name

Paper Code

Qualifying Marks

General

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

1

Aerospace Engineering

AE

34.4

30.9

22.9

2

Agricultural Engineering

AG

25

22.5

16.6

3

Architecture and Planning

AR

43.9

39.5

29.2

4

Biotechnology

BT

27.9

25.1

18.5

5

Civil Engineering

CE

26.9

24.2

17.9

6

Chemical Engineering

CH

37.8

34

25.1

7

Computer Science and Information Technology

CS

25

22.5

16.6

8

Chemistry

CY

25.4

22.8

16.9

9

Electronics and Communication Engineering

EC

25

22.5

16.6

10

Electrical Engineering

EE

29.1

26.1

19.4

11

Ecology and Evolution

EY

49.3

44.3

32.8

12

Geology and Geophysics

GG

32.4

29.1

21.5

13

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

37.1

33.3

24.7

14

Mathematics

MA

29.4

26.4

19.5

15

Mechanical Engineering

ME

34.7

31.2

23.1

16

Mining Engineering

MN

45

40.5

30

17

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

40.3

36.2

26.8

18

Petroleum Engineering

PE

39.8

35.8

26.5

19

Physics

PH

29

26.1

19.3

20

Production and Industrial Engineering

PI

32

28.8

21.3

21

Textile Engineering and Fibre Science

TF

32.2

28.9

21.4

22

Engineering Sciences

XE

31.5

28.3

21

23

Life Sciences

XL

29.9

26.9

19.9

GATE 2017 Qualifying Cutoff (Official):

S.No

Branch

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

1

Electronics and Communication (EC)

25.00

22.50

16.60

2

Civil Engineering (CE)

28.70

25.8

19.10

3

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.20

25.20

16.70

4

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

32.87

29

21

5


Computer Science & Information Technology (CS)

25

22.50

16.60

6

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

34.60

31.10

23.00

7

Chemical Engineering (CH)

44.30

39.80

29.50

8

Biotechnology (BT)

38.90

35.00

25.90

GATE Qualifying Cutoff 2016/ 2015 (Official)




2016


2015

S.No

Branch

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

General

OBC

SC/ST/PH

1

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

29.6

26.6

19.7

32.73

29.46

21.82

2

Civil Engineering (CE)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

3

Electrical Engineering (EE)

25.1

22.5

16.7

25

22.5

16.67

4

Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

25

22.5

16.6

25

22.5

16.67

5

Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

25

22.5

16.6

25


22.5

16.67

6

Instrumentation Engineering (IN)

31.6

28.4

21

25.45

22.9

16.96

7

Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)

26.4

23.7

17.5

26.82

24.14

17.88

Previous Year GATE Cutoff for IITs

Candidates can check the GATE Cutoff for Top IITs from the table given below:

GATE Cut off for IIT Bombay

Discipline

M.Tech Programme

GATE Paper

Gen

OBC-NC

SC/ST

Computer Science

Computer Science and Engineering

CS

750

675

500

Mechanical Engineering

Thermal & Fluids Engineering

ME


-

-

400

Design Engineering

600

540

Manufacturing Engineering

-

-

Electrical Engineering

Communication Engineering

EE,CS,EC

510

459

340

Control & Computing

EE,CS,EC,IN

Power Electronics & Power Systems

EE,EC,IN

Microelectronics

EE,PH,CS,EC,IN

Electronics

EE,EC,IN,CS

Civil engineering

Transportation Systems Engineering

CE


550

495

367

Geotechnical Engineering

550

495

367

Water Resources Engineering

500

450

333

Structural Engineering

600

540

400

Ocean Engineering

500

450

333

GATE Cut off for IIT Delhi

Discipline

M.Tech Programme

Course Code

GATE Paper/ Other

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Design

MEM

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Industrial Engineering

MEE

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Production Engineering

MEP

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Thermal Engineering

MET

ME

725

650

500

300

300

Computer Science

Computer Technology

EET

IT/CS/EC/ Other

745

672

500

425

400

Computer Sc. & Engg

MCS

Direct Admission

900

900

900

900

900

Interview Shortlisting

790

710

-

-

-

Shortlisting

60.0/6.75

820

735

550

550

550

Interview Shortlisting

55/6.25

-

-

600

600

600

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering


CHE

Direct Admission

650

615

525

440

525

Interview Shortlisting

540

450

375

300

375

Civil Engineering

Construction Engg. & Mgmt

CET


CE

770

700

600

320

320

AR

780

650

425

339

300

Structural Engineering

CES

CE

820

780

635

495

495

Water Resources Engg.

CEW

CE

675

650

475

454

400

AG

650

650

475

454

400

Transportation Engg.


CEP


CE

709

624

500

315

400

AR

600

550

500

450

300

ME

730

752

539

500

350

Electrical Engineering

Communications Engg.

EEE

EE/EC/IN

770

720

540

440

440

Power Electronics, Electrical Machines & Drives

EEP

EE

770

700

610

590

590

Others

850

850

800

800

800

Power Systems

EES

EE

750

640

555

475

380

Others

950

900

850

850

850

GATE Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

Discipline

M.Tech Programmes

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical

833

791

663

482

-

Computer Sc. & Engg.

Computer Science

721

349

480

480

480

Electrical Engg.

Microelectronics, VLSI & Display Technology

853

796

632

556

-

Power & Control

769

706

560

452

-

Signal Processing

811

754

562

487

-

Communication &

-

-

-

-

-

Networks

-

-

-

-

-

RF,Microwaves &

769

714

521

374

_

Photonics

-

-

-

-

-

Control & Automation

799

739

565

512

-

Civil Engg.


Hydraulics & Water Resources

608

553

488

277

-

Structural Engineering

561

542

380

280

-

Geo-Informatics

570

535

407

298

-

Transportation

700

640

520

365

-

Geo-Technical

620

590

415

335

-

GATE Cutoff for IIT Kharagpur

Discipline


Course


Opening Scores

Closing scores

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

Civil Engineering

CE1

751

696

574

435

446

677

605

511

348

333

CE2

788

718

622

490

541

710

-

526

-

-

CE3

755

707

585

453

-

685

611

518

360

-

CE4

795

725

659

591

-

707

669

-

386

-

CE5

847

759

655

547

758

740

751

585

-

410

Chemical Engineering

CH

597

509

475

331

405

518

448

361

204

-

Electronics & Communication engineering

EC2

867

820

659

628

773

-

-

-

-

-

EC3

796

745

581

483

-

737

652

487

355

-

EC4

827

773

624

522

604

746

702

503

416

-

EC5

817

761

597

525

546

742

682

491

-

-

Electrical Engineering

EE1

858

784

727

648

664

-

-

-

412

479

EE2

832

769

679

586

595

802

741

532

446

438

EE3

832

772

648

629

-

790

730

547

-

-

EE4

824

739

533

487

-

-

687

-

-

-

Mechanical engineering

ME1

844

788

654

523

532

780

727

564

455

-

ME2

854

794

679

566

588

792

734

-

-

-

ME3

859

820

676

516

581

795

731

574

446

-

GATE Cutoff for IIT Guwahati

Discipline


M.Tech Programmes


GATE Paper

GATE Score out of 1000

GEN

OBC - NC

SC

ST

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Machine Design

ME

753

715

525

298

Fluids and Thermal Engineering


713

623

510

289

Computer Assisted Manufacturing

ME or PI

546

401

-

340

Computational Mechanics

ME / AE

503

-

379

-

Aerodynamics and Propulsion


625

503

427

-

Computer Science Engineering (CSE)

Computer Science and Engineering

CS

768

654

520

448

Theoretical Computer Science

CS/ MA

563

-

-

342

Electronics and

Electrical

Engineering (EEE)

VLSI

EC/EE

728

638

515

338

Signal Processing


672

582

438

295

Communication Engineering


662

559

461

522

Power and Control

EE/IN

726

629

489

-

RF and Photonics

EC/EE

617

565

-

292

Civil

Engineering

Structural

Engineering

CE

685

624

518

391

Geotechnical Engineering

CE

671

581

488

435

Transportation Systems Engineering

CE

670

578

486

382

GATE Cutoff for IIT Roorkee

Discipline



For Main GATE Disciplines

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

PD

Chemical Engineering

40.16

36.54

27.31

29.72

30.52

Civil Engineering

43.64

39.54

29.46

29.83

30.22

Electrical Engineering

58

52.23

39.02

40.26

-

Electronics & Comm. Engg.

28.99

26.21

19.59

23.1

20.46

Computer Science & Engg.

57.23

51.62

38.51

39.3

422

Mechanical & Industrial Engg

65.13

58.86

43.83

43.83

44.71

GATE Cut off for IITs

GATE Cut off for NITs
Candidates can check the GATE Cutoff for Top NITs from the table given below:

NIT

GATE Cutoff

National Institute of Technology, Warangal

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National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

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National Institute of Technology Karnataka

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National Institute of Technology, Calicut

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National Institute of Technology, Delhi

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National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

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National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur

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Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar

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Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

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National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

NA

National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur

NA

National Institute of Technology, Agartala

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Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

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Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal

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Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

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National Institute of Technology, Raipur

NA

National Institute of Technology, Patna

NA

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

NA

National Institute of Technology, Silchar

NA

S V National Institute of Technology, Surat

NA

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar

NA

ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior

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PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur

NA

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal

NA

National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology, Ranchi

NA

National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh

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Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad

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Central University of Rajasthan

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National Institute of Technology Goa

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National Institute of Technology Puducherry

NA

National Institute of Technology Nagaland

NA

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya

NA

School of Planning and Architecture Vijayawada

NA

National Institute of Technology Manipur

NA

National Institute of Technology Sikkim

NA

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur

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Indian Institute of Information Technology Srirangam

NA

Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwadidyalaya

NA

Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - GATE Cutoff 2020

Question: How is GATE cutoff decided?

Answer:

GATE cutoff is decided by number of applicants, total number of seats available, difficulty level of exam and performance of candidates. The conducting institute decides the cutoff in consultation with other responsible authorities.

Question: When will GATE cutoff be released?

Answer:

GATE 2020 cutoff will be released on March 16 along with the release of result. 

Question: I have obtained the qualifying cutoff of GATE, will I get admission in IIT or NIT?

Answer:

Admission in IIT and NIT is based on factors like cutoff the institute and branch in which admission is desired. Merely qualifying the GATE cutoff do not guarantee admission in any IIT and NIT. 

Question: what is GATE cutoff for IITs and NITs?

Answer:

GATE cutoff for NITs and IITs is different depending up on the institute in which admission is desired. Candidates can check GATE cutoff of IITs for more details. 

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hi,

see at this score you can expect nits of lower rank, jadavpur university, osmania university, iiest shivpur, kalyani university etc. this year gate cutoff is expected to slightly rages from previous years as per students review and questions difficulty level. however cutoff scores changes year to year and varies college to college.

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iit tirupathi m.tech admission cutoff gate score?

Anantika Kushwaha 22nd Feb, 2020
You haven't specified the branch neither the Category.

So I'm just gonna list out an expected cut off for some branches for general category.

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i have 54.67 in gate 2020 Ch branch. Which colleges can i get for mtech. My category is general.

Sujatha Venkat 22nd Feb, 2020

Hello  Aspirant,

Good for getting that percentile. I'm giving you previous years cut off for chemical engineering for general category .

2019: 34.8

2018: 37.8

2017 : 44.3.

Using the below link you can see previous year cut offs for mtech colleges :

https://www.google.com/amp/s/engineering.careers360.com/articles/gate-cutoff-for-ch/amp

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https://engineering.careers360.com/gate-college-predictor

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My expected mark in GATE ME 2020 is 60.08 (general, forenoon session) . What are some probable colleges I can get admission in?

Sujatha Venkat 22nd Feb, 2020

Hello  Aspirant,

Congrats for getting good percentile. I'm giving you previous years cutoff for general category :

2019 : 34.1

2018: 34.7

2017 : 32.87

You may get seat any of the college,use below link for previous years cut offs:

https://www.google.com/amp/s/engineering.careers360.com/articles/gate-cutoff-for-me/amp

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