GATE Admit Card 2018 Available From 5th Jan, Check How To Download Hall Ticket/Call Letter

By engineering July 7, 2017 14:32

GATE Admit Card

Must carry GATE Admit Card in order to get entry in the examination hall!! Candidates who had applied for GATE 2018 Examination are hereby notified that the GATE Hall Ticket will be available on official website from 05th January 2018. Through GATE Exam, applicants can get admission in postgraduate programmes such as M.Tech, M.E etc. Various PSU’s also appointed the candidates for various vacant positions on the basis of GATE Score. So, to get entry in the examination hall, applicants can also check GATE 2018 Call Letter from this web page by using the direct link. If you want to get GATE 2018 Admit Card via online mode and don’t know the procedure to download it then you can go through the instructions as stated below.

Students who want to be the part of this exam are required to register themselves by visiting its website that is which is going to begun from October 05, 2017 (Thursday) till November 17, 2017 (Friday).Willing candidates, who want to get the whole details regarding the GATE Hall Ticket, may get the relevant information about GATE Admit Card 2018 from below segment of this page which is well organized by team of

How to Download the GATE Admit Card?

Applicants who don’t know the Procedure To Download GATE Online Exam Admit Card can follow the procedure as stated below. Through these, handy steps you can get their Admit Cards for GATE easily, let’s take a look:

Step 1: First of all you are required to visit the official website of the Indian Institutes of Technology, Guwahati i.e.

Step 2: Now select appropriate link related to Graduate Aptitude Test In Engineering Admit Card.

Step 3: To download the Graduate Aptitude Test In Engineering Hall Ticket, you need to press suitable link which is provided on the home page.

Step 4: After that fill your asked details for GATE Login like your enrollment ID/ email address & password and press “Submit” Tab as given in below image.

GATE admit card

Step 5: Once you hit your link, Admit Card for GATE 2018 will appear on the next screen.

Step 6: Download your GATE Admit Card and take printout of it and keep GATE Exam Hall Ticket safe for further examination use.

What to do, if you forgot your Password or ID?

If any candidate forgot their GATE Login ID and Password and don’t know how to recover it then can go through the instructions as stated below:

Forgot Password?

  • Press “Request for OTP” and by doing this candidates will get OTP on the registered mobile number.
  • After that, that OTP has to be submitted and candidates will be able to reset their password.

Forgot Enrollment ID?

  • Press “Forgot Enrollment ID” and students need to fill their registered mobile number.
  • The Enrollment ID will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID of the candidate.
GATE Exam Pattern
Section Question No. No. of Questions Marks Per Question Total Marks
General Aptitude 1 to 5 5 1 5
Technical + Engineering Mathematics 1 to 25 25 1 25
26 to 55 30 2 60
Total Questions : 65 Total Marks : 100 Total Duration : 3 hours
Technical Section : 70 marks General Aptitude: 15 marks Engineering Mathematics : 15 marks
25 marks to 40 marks will allotted to Numeric Answer Type Questions

Check Out: GATE Exam Pattern

Other details mentioned in the Admit Card for GATE 2018 are:
  • Date of the GATE exam
  • Time of the GATE exam
  • Registration Number given to the candidate
  • Name of the candidate
  • GATE Paper the candidate is appearing for
  • GATE 2018 Exam Centre (Address)
GATE Marking Scheme

This Entrance Exam consist of three sections which contribute 65 questions which is of 100 marks in which Technical Section consist of 70 marks, General Aptitude and Engineering Mathematics consist of15 marks. This questions asked will be of two types that is Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions. Now check the marking criteria that are well described below:

  • For 1-mark MCQs, 1/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect attempt.
  • In case of 2-mark MCQs, the candidate will be penalized 2/3 mark for wrong attempt
  • For questions that aren’t attempted, zero marks will be awarded.
  • There is no Negative Marking for numerical answer type (NAT) questions.
GATE Exam Centres

GATE 2018 examinations will be conducted in selected cities and towns in India as well as in the following cities abroad: Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Dubai (UAE), Kathmandu (Nepal), Singapore.

Check Here: GATE Question Paper

How to answer questions in GATE 2018?

As GATE 2018 is a computer-based test thus candidates who are going to appear in GATE Examination must know how to give your answer in the examination. So, for your ease here we are providing some instructions. Have a look!!

  • The computer screen will have a clock that will be set on the server.
  • At the top right corner of the screen, there will be a countdown timer which will inform you about time available for you to complete the exam.
  • The computer will close automatically once the timer touches zero and the exam will end.
  • On the right side of the screen, a Question Palette will be displayed showing the status of each question using one of the following symbols:

GATE Entrance Exam 2018

GATE Online Test is basically a National level test which is going to be schedule on February 03- 04 & February 10- 11, 2018 (Saturdays & Sundays), this Computer Based Test is conducted for those candidates who is studying in the final year or passed engineering or Master of Science courses. Interested candidates can download their GATE Call Letter from the authorized website or by following simple steps mentioned above.

Get Details Of: GATE Syllabus

Important Dates
S.No Events Important Dates
1 Last Date to fill Online Application Form October 5, 2017
2 Release of GATE 2018 Admit Card January 5, 2018
3 Last date to download the admit card February 11, 2018
4 GATE 2018 Examination February 3, 10 and 11, 2018
GATE Results March 17’2018
GATE 2018 Exam Schedule

For the academic session 2018- 19, the tentative exam schedule for GATE is tabulated below:

Date February 03, 2018 February 04, 2018 February 10, 2018 February 11, 2018
Time 9:00 am to 12:00 noon 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm 9:00 am to 12:00 noon 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm 9:00 am to 12:00 noon 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm 9:00 am to 12:00 noon 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Session 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Paper ME/ AR/ TF ME/ AG/ GG EC/ BT/ CY/

GATE Admit Card 2018: Official Notification

GATE Zonal Office
Zonal GATE Centres Address Website
IISc Bangalore Benguluru – 560012
IIT Bombay Powai, Mumbai – 400076
IIT Delhi Hauz Khas, New Delhi – 110016
IIT Guwahati Guwahati – 781039
IIT Kanpur Kanpur – 208016
IIT Kharagpur Kharagpur – 721302
IIT Madras Chennai – 600036
IIT Roorkee Roorkee – 247667

 Q.1. When will I receive my admit card?

Ans.  Candidates will get their hall ticket by visiting its website and they have to download it from there only as officials will not send it by email or post. Whereas, online download facility will be begun from the schedule date stated above that is January 5, 2018 onwards till February 11, 2018.

Q.2. I checked my admit card. The photo and signature are not clear. What should I do?

Ans: Download the admit card. Email your zonal Centre specifying the problem and attach the copy of the admit card along with it. For your easiness, we have mentioned all GATE zonal centre in the above section of this page and they will rectify and send the correct one.

Q.3. Are there any specification about the printout of the call letter?

Ans.  Yes. The authorities have specified that it must be a colour printout on an A4 size paper.

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Q.4. Is it compulsory to carry the original Photo ID along with the hall ticket?

Ans. Yes it is. Otherwise candidate is not allowed to enter the examination hall.

Q.5. Is it necessary to preserve my admit card?

Ans. Yes. The motive behind it is that GATE scores are valid for a period of three years from the result declaration.


To download the GATE Admit Card 2017 candidates can also use this Official Site, and for regular updates stay connected with this portal of

Check GATE Related Links

GATE Results GATE Login
GATE Answer Key GATE Registration
GATE Score Card GATE Virtual Calculator
Documents Required For GATE Application GATE Application Form Correction


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