GATE 2023 Exam Tomorrow; Paper pattern, subjects, documents required

IIT Kanpur will be conducting the GATE 2023 exam from February 4. Check out the documents required, exam pattern, and GATE 2023 exam checklist here.


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Team Careers360 | February 3, 2023 | 01:10 PM IST

NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is going to conduct the GATE exam 2023 from tomorrow i.e February 4. The examination will be conducted in online mode at several testing locations across India. Exam GATE 2023 will be administered in two shifts. The first shift will take place from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and the second shift will take place from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. GATE 2023 live updates

The GATE 2023 exam will cover a total of 29 subjects. It is advised for candidates taking the GATE exam in 2023 to review the guidelines for the exam day, the document requirements, and the paper pattern here.

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GATE 2023 exam pattern



Distribution of Marks in all Papers EXCEPT papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Engineering Mathematics: 13 Marks + Subject Questions: 72 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Distribution of Marks in papers AR, CY, EY, GG, MA, PH, XH and XL

General Aptitude: 15 Marks + Subject Questions: 85 Marks = Total: 100 Marks

Marking Scheme

Questions carry 1 mark and 2 marks

Negative Marking

  • For a wrong answer chosen in an MCQ, there will be a negative marking.

  • For 1-mark MCQ, 1/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.

  • For 2-mark MCQ, 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer.

  • No negative marking for MSQ & NAT.

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GATE 2023 documents required

Candidates appearing for the GATE 2023 exam have to carry one valid identity proof along with the GATE admit card 2023. Candidates must not carry any metal objects, including jewellery and coins. It is not permitted to bring a wallet or any other type of electronic device into the examination hall. Any piece of paper could be deemed deceitful.

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