GATE 2022: Last date to apply with late fee today at

Today is the closing date of GATE 2022 registration with a late fee of Rs.500 on the official website. Interested candidates are advised to apply for the GATE 2022 exam by midnight.

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Prabakaran K | Oct 7, 2021 - 8:56 a.m. IST
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New Delhi: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur is going to close the GATE 2022 application form with a late fee payment on the official website today, October 7, 0221. Candidates will be able to complete the GATE registration 2022 online at GOAPS website - They have to check the eligibility details carefully before filling the GATE application form 2022.

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GATE 2022 exam application process comprises online registration, uploading a photograph, signature, certificate of qualifying degree, category certificate, wherever applicable, fee payment and final submission.

GATE 2022 dates



Closing date of GATE 2022 application form with a late fee of Rs.500

October 7, 2021

Availability of GATE correction window 2022

October 26 to November 1, 2021

Last Date for make correction in category, paper & exam city

November 12, 2021

Release of GATE admit card 2022

January 3, 2022

GATE exam dates 2022

February 5, 6, 12, and 13, 2022

How to fill GATE 2022 registration form

In order to fill the GATE application form 2022, candidates are required to follow the steps given below.

  • Open the official website and complete the GATE 2022 registration process,

  • Fill the GATE 2022 application form

  • Upload the scanned images of required documents

  • Pay the GATE registration fee 2022

  • Preview and check the filled application form

  • Final -submission

Also, check - GATE 2022 Preparation tips by toppers

GATE 2022 exam pattern

IIT Kharagpur will conduct the GATE 2022 exam online on 5, 6, 12, and 13 February 2022. The GATE 2021 admit cards will be released on January 3, 2022. Candidates can check the exam pattern of GATE 2022 from the table below.

GATE exam pattern 2022



Mode of exam

Computer-based test

Exam duration

Three hours

Total no. of papers

29 papers


  • General aptitude (GA)

  • Candidate selected subject

Questions type

  • Multiple choice questions (MCQs)

  • Multiple select questions (MSQs)

  • Numerical answer type (NAT)

Total no. of questions

65 Questions (including 10 questions from GA)

Questions distribution in all papers except AR, EY, CY, GG, MA, XL & PH

  • Engineering mathematics - 13 Marks

  • Subject questions - 72 Marks

  • General aptitude - 15 Marks

Questions distribution in AR, EY, CY, GG, PH, MA, XH & XL

  • Questions from the concerned subject - 85 Marks

  • General aptitude - 15 Marks

Total Marks

100 Marks

Marking scheme

One or two marks

Negative Marking

  • MCQs - one mark for each right answer and 1/3 mark will be reduced for every wrong answer.

  • MCQs - two marks for each right answer and a 2/3 mark will be reduced for every wrong answer.

  • No negative marking for MSQ’s & NAT.

Also check - GATE 2022: Important topics for CS, EE, EC, ME

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