GITAM University to conduct GAT (PGT) 2017 from April 16 to 30

GITAM University to conduct GAT (PGT) 2017 from April 16 to 30GITAM University will conduct GITAM GAT PGT 2017 from April 16 to 30 for providing admissions to M.Tech. programmes available at Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam Campuses. Apart from the exam date, all the other important dates have also been announced. GATE qualified candidates are exempted from appearing in the entrance test. However, they need to apply to GITAM University for admission before the last date and have to attend counselling as per the schedule.

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GITAM GAT PGT Application Procedure 2017

Candidates can apply in any one of the following methods:

i)      Apply online through Debit Card/Credit card (Master/VISA)

ii)    Applications can be obtained by post from Director-Admissions by sending a request on plain paper giving the candidate’s name with complete mailing address accompanied by DD for Rs.150/- drawn in favour of GITAM University payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank. Request for applications by post will be accepted upto March 25, 2017.

iii)  Applications are also available throughout India in select branches of-

  • Union Bank of India 

  • Indian Bank 

  • Karur Vysya Bank

The filled-in application along with Demand Draft for Rs.1,000 (Rs.600 for female candidates), drawn in favor of GITAM UNIVERSITY, payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank, should reach Director-Admissions, GITAM UNIVERSITY, Gandhi Nagar Campus, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam - 530 045, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA on or before March 31, 2017.


GITAM GAT PGT Important Dates 2017





Availability of online application

November 10, 2016 onwards


Last date for receipt of filled-in applications

March 31,2017


Online slot booking

April 9 to 13,2017


Download of e-hall-tickets

April 9,2017 onwards


Online tests at different centres

April 16 to 30,2017


Announcement of test results

May 5,2017


M.Tech programmes offered at Bengaluru Campus

  • Cyber Security

  • Data Sciences

  • Embeded Systems

  • VLSI Design

M.Tech programmes offered at Hyderabad Campus

  • Computer Science & Technology

  • Data Sciences

  • VLSI Design

  • Power Systems and Automation

  • Computer aided Design, Manufacture & Engineering

M.Tech programmes offered at Visakhapatnam Campus

  • Computer Science & Technology

  • Software Engineering

  • Information Technology

  • Data Sciences

  • RF & Microwave Engineering

  • VLSI Design

  • Embedded Systems

  • Digital Systems & Signal Processing

  • Electronic Instrumentation

  • Power Systems and Automation

  • Machine Design


  • Industrial Engineering & Management

  • Structural Engineering & Natural Disaster Management

  • Biotechnology

  • Food Processing Technology

GITAM GAT PGT Eligibility Criteria 2017

Candidates must have secured first class or equivalent grade in the qualifying examination from recognized university with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks and score obtained in GAT (PGT) 2017.

GITAM GAT PGT Exam Pattern 2017

The duration of the test will be two hours. All questions will be objective type (multiple choice questions).



Number of questions



Numerical Data Analysis/Quantitative Analysis








Verbal Ability






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mounami ganta 9 months ago

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Mounami GantaLast Seen: 8 months 1 week agoJoined on: 29-Mar-2016

Can gate 2016 qualified ones attend councelling without attending GAT??

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Parmita Ghosh 9 months ago

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Parmita GhoshLast Seen: 8 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 04-Oct-2016
If you get an offer for it, then u can definitely join; coz GATE score is valid for 3 years. So u can use your GATE 16 score till next year for taking admission.