GATE 2018 Latest News and Updates - Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati is the responsible authority for conducting GATE 2018. Since GATE 2018 is a national level engineering examination, the candidates are expected to keep a track of all the changes and additions done by the admission authorities. GATE examination not only provides admission into the M.Tech courses but also acts as a pathway for recruitment into the various PSUs. Being such an important examination, candidates should keep up with the GATE 2018 latest updates to know all of the recent information related to the exam. The registration process of GATE 2018 has concluded on October 9, 2017. The examination will be conducted on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. Read the full article of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2018 Latest news and updates to know every minute detail and new development related to the examination.
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GATE 2018 – Latest News and Updates
October 24, 2017
Last Date to Correct Gender/Category/PwD Status through GOAPS
Candidates who have incorrectly entered details related to their Gender/Category/PwD status will be now able to make corrections to the details by logging into the GOAPS portal by October 28, 2017. The candidate needs to click on the "Change Personal Data" and then replace the old date with the correct information. For making the changes, candidates have to make an additional payment of Rs. 750 (for every single correction).
Also, applicants who haven't yet verified their email id and mobile number are required to verify the details at the earliest.
October 17, 2017
Verification of Email Address and Mobile Number through GOAPS Portal
It has been announced by IIT Guwahati that those candidates who had not verified their email address and mobile number during the submission of GATE 2018 application form will now be able to do so. All of the candidates are advised to verify their email address and mobile number at the earliest through GOAPS portal.
October 9, 2017
GATE 2018 Registration Ends on October 9
The application process of GATE 2018 has concluded for all candidates. No GATE 2018 application form will now be accepted by the admission authorities.
October 4, 2017
GATE 2018 Application Form Submission Date Extended till October 9
The final date to submit the online application form of GATE 2018 has been extended till October 9, 2017. The candidates will now be able to register themselves till 8 PM of the mentioned date. The decision has been taken due to continuous request for extension of closing date.
October 4, 2017
Verification of Application Form Announced
Many candidates may find their application status to be “Under Scrutiny”, which means that the application form is being verified. The status will change after the verification process is over. Those candidates whose application form needs rectification will be contacted via email or SMS. The verification process will continue even after the end of registrations.
October 3, 2017
Email ID and mobile number verification removed for GATE 2018 application form
Due to last minute rush, the official authorities have removed the mandatory email and mobile number verification before submitting the application form of GATE 2018. However, the verification will be conducted later when the candidates log into their GOAPS account.
September 26, 2017
IIT Guwahati announces hard deadline for GATE 2018 application form
Registrations will conclude on October 5, 2017 as previously scheduled. The authorities of IIT Guwahati will not be extending the last date for submission and all candidates are advised to quickly fill and submit the application form.
September 25, 2017
Details regarding GATE 2018 application correction facility released
After the candidates submit their filled application form, they will be allotted a period of time to correct the information that they have provided. An email along with their enrollment number has to be sent to the zonal GATE office. Document proof also has to be sent to correct their wrong information.
August 31, 2017
IIT Guwahati releases the application form on August 31
The authorities of IIT Guwahati has released the online application form of GATE 2018 on August 31, 2017, a day earlier from the earlier stated date. The candidates will be required to register themselves through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) till October 5, 2017. The final date to request for change in the selected exam city is November 17, 2017.
August 28, 2017
GATE 2018 registrations to start from September 1, 2017
The online application form of GATE 2018 will be available from September 1, 2017. Some changes in GATE 2018 admission process have been announced by the authorities. The candidates will not be required to upload their thumb impression. The examination will be conducted in 199 cities for this session and during the selection of exam centres, the candidates will have to select the first two from the same GATE zone and the third from another zone.
July 5, 2017
GATE 2018 website goes live. The conducting authority of GATE 2018 announced to be IIT Guwahati.
The official website for GATE 2018 is now open for all aspirants. IIT Guwahati, which is the conducting authority, has announced the examination dates to be February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. The application process is set to commence from September 1, 2017. Final date to submit the filled application form is October 5, 2017.
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