GATE Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Academic Qualification and Age Limit

GATE 2019 Exam Date: 2nd, 3rd and 9th, 10th of February 2019

Exam Status: Registrations Concluded

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GATE 2019 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for GATE 2019, 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 2019 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 –