GATE Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Academic Qualification and Age Limit

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● GATE 2020 Admit card Released on – 3rd January 2020

● GATE 2020 Exam Date Announced: 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th of February 2020

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GATE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for GATE 2020, candidates must meet certain academic qualifications. It is required that candidates hold certain degree/or are enrolled in a certain degree course having completed certain number of years. (For most courses this is either bachelors degree completion or final year).

The following degree holders are eligible for appearing for GATE exam, subject to conditions enumerated in the following image.

  • B.E./B.Tech./B.Pharm.
  • B. Arch.
  • B.Sc. (Research)/ B.S.
  • Pharm. D. (after 10+2)
  • M. Sc./ M.A./MCA
  • Int. M.E./ M.Tech. (Post-B.Sc.)
  • Int. M.E./M.Tech. or Dual Degree (after 10+2 or Diploma)
  • Int. M.Sc./ Int. B.S.-M.S.
  • Professional Society Examinations – Exams conducted by The Institution of Engineers (India), The Institution of Civil Engineers, The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, The Aeronautical Society of India, The Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, including Polymer and Environmental Group, The Indian Institute of Metals, The Indian Institute of Industrial Engineers (only if these exams are equivalent to B.E./B.Tech./B. Arch.)

Below is the degrees that qualify a candidate for GATE exam 2020 and the number of years of the course that need to be completed/latest year the candidate needs to have qualified, to apply for the exam –