Admission in Top NIT Through GATE 2020 – Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) scores are used by the National Institute of Technology for admission in various M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch / Ph.D courses. The admission is granted via centralised online counselling that is called the Centralised Counselling for M.Tech / M.Arch / M.Plan admissions (CCMT). Admission is based on GATE cutoff marks. The GATE cutoff for NIT admission is called maximum and minimum GATE scores. These marks are released round wise for all the NITs. Know all about admission in top NIT through GATE 2020 here.
Admission in Top NIT Through GATE 2020
Here are a few of the things to understand before we move ahead:
A) GATE cutoff: This is the minimum marks that is needed to pass the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. This marks is released subject wise and category wise for all papers of GATE exam.
B) CCMT: The qualified candidates have to registered for online centralised counselling and seat allotments based on GATE scores. All NITs participate in CCMT for filling their PG engineering seats.
C) GATE cutoff marks for NIT admission: After each round of CCMT counselling, the NITs release the maximum and minimum GATE score in the range of which admission is made. This minimum and maximum score are called the GATE cutoff of NIT admission. This is released round wise and there are 3 rounds of CCMT.
Top 10 NITs of India and Their GATE 2020 Cutoff for Admission
As per the NIRF ranking 2020 following are the top 10 NITs of the nation. The GATE cutoff for 2020 is announced as the rounds of counselling is conducted. However, to get an idea of the cutoff marks, we have provided below the GATE 2020 cutoff for admission in round 1of CCMT counselling:
#1. National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli
#2. National Institute of Technology Rourkela
#3. National Institute of Technology Karnataka
#4. National Institute of Technology Warangal
#5. Malaviya National Institute of Technology
#6. National Institute of Technology Silchar
#7. National Institute of Technology Durgapur
#8. Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology
#9. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology
#10. Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology
All NITs and Their GATE 2020 Cutoff
The GATE 2020 cutoff is announced once the counselling rounds end. Until then the GATE cutoff from last year is available below:
|Name of NIT||Short Name||GATE cutoff 2020||GATE cutoff 2019|
|NIT Agartala||NITA||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Allahabad||MNNIT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Andhra Pradesh||NITANP||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Arunachal Pradesh||NITAP||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Bhopal||MANIT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Calicut||NITC||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Delhi||NITD||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Durgapur||NITDGP||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Goa||NITG||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Hamirpur||NITH||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Jaipur||MNIT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Jalandhar||NITJ||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Jamshedpur||NITJSR||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Kurukshetra||NITKKR||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Manipur||NITMN||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Meghalaya||NITM||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Mizoram||NITMZ||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Nagaland||NITN||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Nagpur||VNIT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Patna||NITP||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Puducherry||NITPY||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Raipur||NITRR||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Rourkela||NITRKL||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Sikkim||NITSKM||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Silchar||NITS||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Srinagar||NITSRI||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Surat||SVNIT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Surathkal||NITK||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Trichy||NITT||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Uttarakhand||NITUK||soon!||Check here|
|NIT Warangal||NITW||soon!||Check here|
Admission Process of NIT via GATE 2020
All PG engineering admissions in all the NITs are via CCMT counselling. GATE 2020 scores are used for this purpose. The admission process of NITs via CCMT is given below:
Step 1: Check GATE 2020 result
- Candidates have to check their GATE 2020 result and if the score of GATE is more than the qualifying marks then the candidate is qualified for CCMT counselling for admission in NITs.
Step 2: CCMT Registration and fill choices
- The candidates have to register for CCMT counselling online at ccmt.nic.in.
- After registration candidates can practice choice filling like their preferred branch and NIT for admission.
Step 3: Seat allotments and practicing choices if seat allotments
- Allotment of seat is done online and candidates can check the set allotted to them.
- Candidates are allowed to freeze, slide or float the allotted seat as per their choice.
Step 4: Uploading documents for document verification
- Document verification is done online in CCMT. Thus candidates have to upload the needed documents for verification
Step 5: Confirming the seat with payment of seat acceptance fee
- If the candidate wants to confirm his admission in the allotted institute then they have to confirm it by paying the balance institute fee.
- After paying the balance fee, the candidate has to report physically at the allotted institute.
GATE 2020 Cutoff
As described above, GATE cutoff is the minimum marks needed to qualify the exam and be eligible for CCMT counselling for admission in the NITs. The GATE 2020 cutoff is as follow:
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a Computer-Based National Level Examination. It is conducted one of the IITs in a rotational manner each year. The test is the gateway for PG engineering admisison in the IITs. The exam is held for 25 subjects, however, the candidates can appear in any 1 paper of their choice. The scores of GATE is also used for PSU recruitments in India. The candidates who have a UG engineering degree are eligible to appear in GATE.
GATE Cutoff for NIT Admission Archive
For more cutoffs of GATE form past years for admission in the NITs are given via the links below:
GATE cutoff from last years – click here
Admission in Top NIT Through GATE 2020 FAQs
What is GATE cut off?
It is the minimum marks needed to quantify the GATE papers. The cutoff is declared with GATE result for all the papers category wise.
What is the GATE cutoff marks for admission the NITs?
It is the minimum and maximum marks in the range of which any NIT took admission in any round of CCMT counselling.
Is it compulsory to register for CCMT on qualifying GATE for admission in the NITs?
Yes, it is compulsory.
Which is the best NIT?
As per NIRF ranking 2020, the best NIT is National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli.
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