GATE 2018 Answer Key – IIT Guwahati has published final official answer key of GATE 2018 on March 13, one day before its scheduled date. Candidates can now download GATE 2018 official answer key final version here for all 23 papers. Question papers are also available for download. Previously, the provisional GATE answer key was released on February 15. After that, candidates could submit challenges from February 21 to 23. Now on the basis of challenges received, IITG is publishing final GATE 2018 Official Answer Key. As per this, result of GATE 2018 will be announced at GOAPS candidate login on March 17.

Latest: Final official answer key of GATE 2018 has been released on March 13, 2018.

GATE 2018 Answer Key

For all papers, GATE 2018 answer keys are now available. Since GATE 2018 is a computer based test, candidates do not have question papers after exam. Therefore IITG has also released GATE 2018 question paper along with GATE 2018 answer key and response sheet.

GATE 2018 Question Papers and Answer Keys

Date of exam Time Papers GATE 2018 Answer Key, Question Paper
03 Feb 2018 9 AM to 12 Noon ME Answer Key, Question Paper
EY Answer Key, Question Paper
PE Answer Key, Question Paper
XE Answer Key, Question Paper
XL Answer Key, Question Paper
03 Feb 2018 2 PM to 5 PM ME Answer Key, Question Paper
AE Answer Key, Question Paper
MA Answer Key, Question Paper
PI Answer Key, Question Paper
04 Feb 2018 9 AM to 12 Noon CS Answer Key, Question Paper
MN Answer Key, Question Paper
04 Feb 2018 2 PM to 5 PM AG Answer Key, Question Paper
AR Answer Key, Question Paper
BT Answer Key, Question Paper
CH Answer Key, Question Paper
CY Answer Key, Question Paper
GG Answer Key, Question Paper
IN Answer Key, Question Paper
MT Answer Key, Question Paper
PH Answer Key, Question Paper
TF Answer Key, Question Paper
10 Feb 2018 9 AM to 12 Noon EC Answer Key, Question Paper
10 Feb 2018 2 PM to 5 PM EE Answer Key, Question Paper
11 Feb 2018 9 AM to 12 Noon CE Answer Key, Question Paper
11 Feb 2018 2 PM to 5 PM CE Answer Key, Question Paper

GATE 2018 Important Dates

GATE 2018 Dates
Conduct of exam 03, 04, 10, 11 Feb 2018
Availability of unofficial answer keys 03 Feb 2018 onwards
Issuance of official GATE answer keys by IIT Guwahati 15 Feb 2018
Challenge of answer key with payment 21 to 23 Feb 2018
Release of final answer key 14 Mar 2018
Declaration of result of GATE 2018 17 Mar 2018

How to get GATE 2018 Answer Keys?

  • Click on link given above or visit gate.iitg.ac.in and click on GOAPS.
  • The above link takes you to GOAPS which is GATE 2018 candidate login.
  • There you will enter enrolment ID and password.
  • Then you get logged in and can easily see GATE 2018 answer key in candidate dashboard.
  • If you have forgotten login credentials you can retrieve them through forgot details link.

How to challenge GATE 2018 answer key?

You can challenge GATE 2018 answer key from 21st to 23rd February only by login through GOAPS. Please note that you will also have to pay a fee (Rs 500) per question to challenge answer keys of GATE 2018. Payment for the challenge that is accepted will be refunded.

A candidate can avail the opportunity and challenge the answer key of any question after giving their viable justification. The same is to be submitted along the required sum of money. You are advised to make it absolutely sure that you quote the proper question number.

While challenging the answer keys, the candidates should ensure that the question number is as per the PDF file of the question paper uploaded on the GATE 2018 website. A preview of the question selected is also shown in the contest portal. Make sure that you select the right section and the question number which you wish to contest. Please note that if the question number is not correctly identified, then the challenge will not be considered. If you are uploading any supporting document for the contest, you must mention the section name and question number in the document.

About GATE 2018 Answer Key

GATE Answer Keys inform test takers of correct answers. Devising the marking scheme, candidates deduce the idea of marks they might obtain in the final result. Apart from that facility, candidates can also challenge the official keys within the given time-frame before the declaration of results.

Unofficial answer keys

Some private coaching centers publish answer keys on the same day or a day afterexam. As per our research, candidate prefer answer key released by GATE forum, Made Easy, and Ace Academy. Although, these unofficial answer keys can be viewed for reference purpose only after the exam, It is important to realize official answer keys will give you the best results.

Order of questions in GATE 2018 Answer Key

GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) is a computer based test. Therefore, questions in the exam which appeared in a certain order may differ from the order of questions in answer key. You are strongly advised to check the question and then the answer to eliminate confusion.

Paper Wise GATE 2018 Answer Keys

After exam got over, answer keys, question papers and solutions of GATE 2018 have been published for each paper. Wherever boxes are marked in gray lead you to pdf versions of question paper, answer key, solutions.

What is GATE 2018 Answer Key?

GATE 2018 Answer Key is issued by that IIT which takes the charge of conducting the exam for that particular year. All candidates who appear in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering test are given the opportunity to analyze their exam performance using the answer key. They can even predict their marks before the result is declared. It is released paper and code wise.

Paper/Code Paper/Code Paper/Code Paper/Code
AE. Aerospace Engineering AG. Agricultural Engineering AR. Architecture and Planning BT. Biotechnology
CE. Civil Engineering CH. Chemical Engineering CS. Computer Science and Information Technology EY. Ecology and Evolution
CY. Chemistry EC. Electronics and Communication Engineering EE. Electrical Engineering GG. Geology and Geophysics
IN. Instrumentation Engineering MA. Mathematics MN. Mining Engineering MT. Metallurgical Engineering
ME. Mechanical Engineering PE. Petroleum Engineering. PH. Physics PI. Production and Industrial Engineering
TF. Textile Engineering and Fiber Science XE. Engineering Sciences XL. Life Sciences

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