How to Prepare for GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering (EE)?
How to Prepare for GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering (EE)? - Every year IISC Bangalore and the seven IITs jointly conduct GATE exam for admission in M.E/M.Tech/Phd courses offered by NITs, IIITs, IITs and CFITs. Candidates qualifying GATE are also eligible for PSU recruitments. At present, GATE paper is conducted for 25 papers and Electrical Engineering is one of them. GATE EE paper is one of the most opted papers by the candidates and that is the competition level is high. Because of this, candidates search for strategies to prepare for GATE Electrical Engineering paper and we have also received many such queries. So, here we are providing a strategy on “How to Prepare for GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering (EE)?”. Read the full article to know about GATE 2022 EE paper exam pattern, syllabus, important topics, question papers, mock tests and much more.
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GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering Exam Pattern
It is important that the candidates know about the exam pattern of the GATE EE paper beforehand. Knowledge of exam pattern will help the candidates to know about the mode of exam, duration, number of sections, number of questions, total marks, etc. The following table can be referred to check the exam pattern of GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering paper.
GATE 2022 EE Exam Pattern
3 hours (180 minutes)
Number of Questions
Type of Questions
There will be two types of question
Number of sections
Three sections -
For 1 mark questions, 1/3 mark will be deducted every wrong answer.
2 marks questions, 2/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response.
There is no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions
GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering Syllabus
Candidates should check the syllabus of Electrical Engineering GATE paper before starting their preparation. Knowledge of syllabus will help the candidates to study the right topics for the exam. Candidates can refer to the following table to know about the syllabus of the paper.
GATE 2022 EE Syllabus
Signals and Systems
Electrical and Electronic Measurements
Analog and Digital Electronics
GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering Preparation Tips
Here, we have provided some preparation tips for cracking GATE EE Paper. Although a preparation strategy varies from one candidate to another, these tips will help the candidates in making a better study plan.
Know exam pattern and syllabus- Candidates should first understand the exam pattern and syllabus for GATE EE paper before starting their preparation. Both the exam pattern and syllabus for the paper have already been mentioned in the article.
Time Management- After understanding the syllabus, prepare a timetable to complete the entire syllabus before time. Time table must be followed religiously because only making a time table will not help in any way.
Important Topics- Candidates are advised to check the important topics for GATE EE paper mentioned in the article. Candidates should cover these topics first as they have more weightage in the exam. However, candidates must complete the entire syllabus.
Revision- As it is said that revision is the key, candidates should give proper time for revision in their study plan. Since the syllabus is vast, candidates must keep revising whatever they study.
Question papers and mock tests- The authorities release official GATE question papers on the official website, candidates should practice these question papers to have an overview of the exam. Similarly, candidates must practice GATE mock tests to have a real feel of the examination and increase their speed. These mock tests are based on the actual pattern of the exam and candidates are also able to analyse their performance after attempting these mock tests.
GATE 2022 preparation tips for Electrical Engineering (EE)
GATE 2022 Preparation Material
GATE EE Question Papers
Important Topics for GATE 2022 Electrical Engineering Paper
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
Power Systems by JB Guptha & CL Wadhwa
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
Candidates should note that the entire syllabus for GATE EE paper must be covered by them. These important topics have been listed on the basis of their weightage in the exam. Candidates should not only stick to these topics only.
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Questions related to GATE
I qualify gate 2020 in general category .can i take admission in ccmt 2021 under ews category.
As mentioned in the FAQ's by CCMT here
It is possible.
Please make sure you fill in the category properly as you will be liable to produce the correct certificate, failing which you will be considered under the general category.
Any additional CCMT related information is available here https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/ccmt
I hope this information helps.
i have b. tech in agriculture information technology stream can i take gate exam
see you are eligible to appear in gate exam i.e graduate aptitude test in engineering from any of the stream of engineering you have complete or currently studying. Candidates are eligible to appear in gate irrespective of their bachelors of engineering course. gate score is valid for three years, so in case you qualified gate exam on 2022, you may take admission based on this gate score in 2022, 2023 and 2024 year for m.tech or relevant courses.
Go through the below link to know in details about gate exam papers:
I have given GATE 2020 as GEN can I take admission this year as GEN-EWS with that score with proper EWS certificate.
see your gate score is categorized as general category and you have got this score based on the results analysis of candidates belongs to general category. so even if you have proper and valid ews certificate you are not eligible to apply for admission as gen ews since your gate score category is general. so you should apply as general category or need to again appear in gate exam in next year.
To know about complete list of probable college name, based on your score, category please use Careers360 college predictor tool,
is admission in m.tech from Savitribai phule university (SPPU) is based on gate score or entrance exam. and how much fee for this
Yes, for the admission in M. T ech in SAVITRIBAI PHULE PUNE UNIVERSITY,
The Exam Accepted is Gate, and the Total fees for Year 1 is 1.21 LAKHS
Further you can go through this Link -
I hope this helps.
All the best!!
my gate 2021 score is 369 in mechanical. whixh colleges I should prefer in ccmt?
It should be noted here that the CCMT cut-off differs as per the course, category, and the college that the candidate wishes to apply to. Other factors that affect the cut-off are:
- The difficulty level of the exam
- The total number of candidates that applied for the exam
- Previous Year Cut-off trends
- The number of seats available in each course and college that you apply for.
As per the marks scored by you, and the previous CCMT cut-off trends you might want to prefer NIT Surat. Now, it is solely based on the previous year's cut-off trends. There is no surety for the same.
Please access this college predictor link for more accurate results:
For a more detailed analysis of the CCMT cut off trends, please check the below link: https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/ccmt-cutoff
I hope this helps.