GATE 2019 -How to Prepare for Electrical Engineering (EE): During the preparation process, the worse thing that can happen is to experience a roadblock. Not knowing where to start or go to for the preparation can be very stressful for the candidates. For this very reason, Careers360 presents a detailed article on how to prepare for GATE 2019 Electrical Engineering examination. Information about the steps to a better preparation, along with the syllabus and books which have to referred are all present for the candidates. Using the given preparation tips for electrical engineering, the candidates can plan out their study sessions and work towards achieving good results in GATE exam. Read the full article to know more about GATE 2019 How to Prepare for Electrical Engineering (EE).
IIT Madras will be conducting the GATE 2019 examination tentatively during the first and second week of February. The registrations will commence tentatively in the fourth week of August 2018.
GATE 2019 -How to Prepare for Electrical Engineering (EE)
Since GATE examination is a national level examination, candidates often spend a long time preparing for the big day. While a lot of time should be given to the preparation, it is also equally important for the candidates to strategize their preparation well to bring positive results. A few steps to prepare well of the electrical engineering exam of GATE 2019 is listed below:
Be sure about the Exam Pattern – It is important for the candidates to know their exam pattern in detail before preparing for the examination. Details regarding the number of questions asked, total marks, marking scheme and more will be present in the GATE exam pattern. By knowing the pattern, the candidates will have a clearer idea about how the examination will be conducted.
Check your Syllabus – Next, the candidates are requested to be check their official syllabus before preparing for the examination. It is essential for the candidates to know their GATE syllabus in order to study well for the exam.
Refer to Right Books and Study Material – It is important for the candidates to know and refer to the right books and study materials. Be preparing using the correct books, there will be higher chances of the candidates scoring higher and doing well in the examination.
Learn to Manage Time – Candidates are required to learn time management since a fixed amount of time is allotted within which many questions have to be solved. Solve GATE mock tests and sample papers to be accustomed to the time is advised. The candidates are also advised to create timetables to distribute their syllabus and studying time.
Prepare Notes and Flash Cards – During preparation period, the candidates should prepare notes and flash card for easy accessible material. This will help them to study anytime and anywhere they want. Creating notes regarding those topics which are quite hard to grasp will allow the candidate to concentrate on it more.
Previous Year Syllabus of GATE 2019 Electrical Engineering
Candidates can check the previous year’s syllabus of GATE Electrical Engineering since the present year syllabus.
GATE Syllabus for Electrical Engineering
Signals and Systems
Electrical and Electronic Measurements
Analog and Digital Electronics
Important Topics and Books for GATE 2019 Electrical Engineering
Candidates can check the important topics that need to be studied for the examination from the table provided given below. These topics are likely to be asked and have higher marks value in the examination. However, the candidates are advised to study all of the syllabus to bring better results and to be on the safer side.
Topics and Books for GATE
Advanced Engineering Mathematics by E.Kreyszig
Engineering Circuit Analysis by Hayt and Kemmerly
Signal and systems
Signals and Systems by Oppenheim and Wilsky
Signals and Systems- Nagoor Kani
Electrical Machinery by P.S.Bimbhra
Power Systems Engineering by Nagrath and Kothari
For Beginners- Power Electronics by MH Rashid
Power Electronics by P.S.Bimbhra
Control Systems Engineering by Nagrath and Gopal
Electrical and Electronic Measurement and Instrumentation by AK Sawhney
Electronic Devices and Circuit Theory by Boylestad
For Digital Electronics, refer to Digital Design by M.Morris Mano
Mathew N. O. SADIKU-Elements of Electromagnetics
William .H.Hayt - Engineering Electromagnetics
For Problem Solving
GATE Electrical by RK Kanodia
Transient Analysis Of Electric Power Circuits by Arieh L Shenkmann and also Chakrabarthi
Qualifying Cutoff of GATE Electrical Engineering (EE)
Candidates can check the GATE cutoff for the subject of electrical engineering in the table below. Those candidates who meet the cutoff will qualify the examination. The cutoff differs according to the category that the candidate belongs to.
GATE Qualifying Cutoff Marks for EE