GATE 2021 Syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences
GATE 2021 Syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences - The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has released GATE syllabus for 2021 session for all the subjects. The concerned authorities have introduced Humanities and Social Sciences as an additional subject to the already prevailing ones along with other changes for GATE 2021. GATE syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences is now available that reflects the various subjects and the topics included which the candidates are supposed to study for this GATE paper. As it is the first time that a specific paper for Humanities is being provided, candidates should be aware of GATE syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences in order to prepare well. The GATE 2021 syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences has a mandatory section of Reasoning and Comprehension and other sections include Economics, Psychology, , Sociology, etc. Candidates may refer to the content provided below for complete GATE syllabus 2021 for Humanities and Social Sciences.
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GATE 2021 Syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences
Reasoning and Comprehension (Mandatory)
Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
Multi-genre literatures in English
Comparative context, anglophone and literatures from India in English translation
Literary criticism and theory
History of English literature
Research approaches and methodologies
Language and Linguistics
Levels of Grammar and Grammatical Analysis
Areal Typology, Universals, Cross-linguistic Features
Methods of analysis
Classical Indian Philosophy
Contemporary Indian Philosophy
Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Contemporary Western Philosophy
Research Methods and Statistics
Psychometrics: Foundations of Psychological measurement; Basic components
Biological and evolutionary basis of behaviour
Perception, Learning, Memory and Forgetting
Cognition: Thinking, Intelligence and Language
Personality: Theories of personality
Motivation, Emotion and Stress and Coping
Development across the lifespan
Applications of Psychology
Research Methodology and Methods
Agrarian Sociology and Rural Transformation
Family, Marriage and Kinship
Indian Society / Sociology of India
Sociology of Development
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GATE Exam Pattern 2021
The conducting body, i.e. IIT Bombay has also released revised GATE 2021 exam pattern for the upcoming session. The authorities have included Multiple Select Questions (MSQs) and/or Numerical Answer Type Questions. The GATE exam pattern reflects that there will be a common section of General aptitude carrying 15 marks and the rest of subject specific main paper carrying questions of 85 marks. The exam shall be conducted in online mode for a duration of 3 hours (180 minutes).
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - GATE 2021 Syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences
Question: When will IIT Bombay release official GATE syllabus for Humanities and Social Sciences?
The authorities have already released GATE 2021 syllabus for newly introduced subjects including Environmental Science and Engineering, and Humanities and Social Sciences.
Question: How can I access the GATE 2021 syllabus?
Candidates may visit the official website to check GATE syllabus as released by IIT Bombay.
Question: How many questions are there in GATE 2021 paper?
There are total 65 questions in the GATE question paper.
Question: What is the code for GATE Humanities and Social Sciences paper?
Humanities and Social Sciences (XH) is the code for the newly added GATE paper.
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Candidates who have qualified GATE in 2018, 2019 and 2020 will also be eligible for the counselling process of tspgcet 2020. Allotment of the candidates into the participating institutes will be done through the counselling process. Separate counselling will be held for GATE and TS PGECET qualified candidates. however you did not mention of your stream in which you have applied for tspgcet counselling. do mention the details in comment section, then we may help you with necessary Information.
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Your performance in MHT CET or Maharashtra Common Entrance Test is very mediocre and with such percentile, it is highly unlikely that you will get admission in any of the government institutes of the state to pursue graduation. It is so because these institutions provide admission to the best rank holders of the state and also have a few number of seats. Infact the number of seats are so limited that it pales in comparison to the number of applications.
In case you want to know the colleges that you may get admission in based on your MHT CET rank, then I suggest you to click on this URL:-
This shall give you a list of colleges that you will get admission in through counselling process. Before joining any of these Institutes, make sure that you compare them against each other to know by yourself which is the best college for you to pursue graduation. In order to compare colleges, all you need to do is to just click on this URL:-
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I hope you get admission in a good college.
Which IIT is offer admission in M.Tech through GATE score without interview process?
It depends upon branch to branch. There are two types of entries possible in IIT/IISc , either through direct admit or through interview and is not dependent solely on the institute but depends on the program you are applying.
Now listing institutes which take direct admission are-
- IIT Bombay -(M.Tech TA)2).
- IISc Bengaluru-(Mtech 2 year )
- .IIT Madras
- IIT Kharagpur
- IIT Roorkee
- IIT Guwahati (M.Tech TA)
Those institutes which take admission in the basis of interview and tests.
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There have a high possibility of getting Government College of Technology - [GCT], Coimbatore with your Rank. But as cutoff depends on several factors like number of students appeared, toughness of question paper etc, so it's a possible result based on previous few year cutoff data.
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what is difference between GATE and GPAT?
GATE- Graduation aptitude test examination,GPAT- Graduate pharmacy aptitude test.Gate is conducted every year by the IITS & IISC for the admission in IITS and selection in psus.GPAT is conducted once in a year for entry in M.Pharmd programs and it is a national level exam.This exam is held for pharmacy graduates.eligibility for GPAT exam is student must have bachelor's degree in pharmacy and Final year B pharmacy students are also eligible to appear in GPAT.Hope this information helps you.
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