GATE 2018 Result – The result of GATE 2018 has been announced by IIT Guwahati on March 16, 2018, at 2:45 PM. The result of GATE 2018 has been declared one day before official date as it was expected. The GATE result can be checked at GOAPS ( by entering enrollment ID / email address and password. Candidates who have appeared in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering can check here GATE Result, scorecard, and All India Rank. To check result, login to GOAPS which is the candidate login at Result of GATE 2018 indicates marks obtained in exam, and if marks are equal to or more than qualifying marks, then candidate is declared as qualified. Qualified candidates are issued GATE 2018 scorecard which contains marks along with All India Rank. On basis of score obtained in GATE 2018 result, candidates can participate in CCMT for NITs and IIITs M.Tech admission counselling, or COAP for IITs M.Tech admission counselling, or PSU recruitment.

Latest: IIT Guwahati has declared the Result, scorecard and Qualifying Marks of GATE 2018. Candidates can check the list from below.

GATE 2018 Result

IIT Guwahati has declared GATE 2018 Result at Candidates can check result by clicking on the link given below. Right now you can check score obtained and cut off. Rank will be revealed along with score card.

GATE 2018 Dates
Exam conducted on 03, 04, 10 & 11 Feb 2018
Response sheet was released on 15 Feb 2018
Publication of official answer keys 19 Feb 2018
Challenge submission to official keys 21-23 Feb 2018
Release of final answer keys 13 Mar 2018
List of candidates whose GATE result will not be published released 15 Mar 2018
Date of declaration of GATE 2018 Result 16 Mar 2018
Issuance of GATE 2018 score card 20 Mar 2018
Last date to download score card 31 May 2018
Last date after 31 May, for candidates to obtain score card by paying Rs 500 31 Dec 2018
Validity of GATE 2018 score until 19 Mar 2021

The result will be valid for a period of three (3) years from the date of declaration of result.

There are three main components of the GATE result – marks out of 100, GATE Score, All India Rank. The GATE score is most important as colleges use it for the purpose of M.Tech admission through GATE 2018 and PSU recruitment through GATE 2018.

Check GATE 2018 Result

Result of GATE 2018 has been announced on March 16, 2018, at 2:45 PM.

Check Here – To check GATE 2018 Result and download scorecard, click here to reach GOAPS.

List of candidates whose result will not be announced

There are four candidates whose results will not be announced. They were either found using mobile phones or Bluetooth or talking to other candidates. One of them also misbehaved with invigilators after being warned not to talk to others. Click here to see complete list.

Marks out of 100 – It is calculated on basis of number of correct answers and number of incorrect answers marked in exam. For multisession papers ME and CE, the normalized marks are shown instead in GATE result.

GATE Score – It is calculated using the GATE score formula which is explained here on this page. The GATE score would reflect the relative performance level of the candidate in a particular subject, which is quantified based on the several years of examination data.

GATE 2018 All India Rank – This indicates the relative position of a candidate in the merit list of that paper.

Apply Now: If you wish to get admission in IITs, then you need to apply for them first. Many IITs have released application forms for 2018 admission. Check here.

Download GATE 2018 Scorecard

Scorecard of GATE 2018 has been released on March 20, 2018.

After the result is announced, candidates will get to know whether they have qualified or not. Candidates whose marks out of 100 (normalized marks for multisession papers CE, ME) is more than qualifying marks can able to download scorecard as per schedule.

Last date to download GATE 2018 scorecard: May 31, 2018.

If candidate needs soft copy of scorecard between May 31, 2018, to December 31, 2018, then he/she can pay a fee of Rs 500 to get it.

GATE 2018 score card hard copy: There is no provision for issue of hard copies of scorecard.

GATE Result 2018 Cut Off – The cut off for each paper will be available alongside result of GATE 2018. It is usually 24-31 for general category candidates. Check all GATE cut offs here.

GATE Result 2018 Login – Candidates can log in to check result of GATE 2018 at GOAPS. The GOAPS login is at Enter enrolment number / email ID and password to log in.

GATE 2018 Topper – Heartiest congratulations will be in place for all the toppers. If you either have a rank within top 100 in any of the 23 papers, or know someone who has, then please get in touch with [email protected] We will reach out to you for interview. You can read all GATE Topper Interviews.

GATE 2018 Result Analysis – After announcement of result, we will also publish an analysis of the GATE 2018 result. It will depict how much cut offs are different this time, and what are your chances of admission or recruitment.

GATE 2018 Rank List – Rank list contains candidates in order of merit. Merit determination is only on basis of GATE score. There will not be any separate PDF file for rank list.

GATE 2018 Official Website – The official website of GATE 2018 is

How To Check GATE 2018 Result?

Steps to check GATE 2018 Result are as follows.

IIT Guwahati, which is the exam organizing body for GATE 2018, will announce result at GOAPS. The GOAPS is the GATE Online Application Processing System presently functional at It is the single page which acts as login for admit card as well as result. So candidates may already be familiar with the process of how to login to GOAPS.

  • Tap or click the link to reach GOAPS available on this page.
  • Once you reach GOAPS, enter login credentials.
GATE 2018 Result Login
Details required to log in to GOAPS to check GATE 2018 result are enrolment ID/email ID and password.
  • Now result of GATE 2018 will display on screen. Result looks like the image shown below.

Following Data Displays In GATE 2018 Result: Name, Registration Number, Photograph, Signature, Examination Paper, Marks Out Of 100, Qualifying Marks.

Steps to download GATE 2018 scorecard are as follows.

Whereas you can check result from March 17, 2018, onwards, you can only download the scorecard from March 20, 2018. When you check result, you can see whether your score out of 100 is more than qualifying marks or not. If yes, only then you can download scorecard.

  • Tap or click the scorecard download link which is the same as GOAPS link.
  • Once again login with your credentials.
  • Then click on scorecard download link which only appears if IIT has issued it to you.
  • Download and print it.

Here is a sample scorecard.

GATE Result

Following Data Displays In Scorecard Of GATE 2018 Result: Name, Registration Number, Photograph, Signature, Examination Paper, Gender, GATE Score, Marks Out Of 100, Qualifying Marks, Validity Dates, All India Rank In This Paper, Number Of Candidates Appeared In This Paper, Digital Fingerprint.

PSU Recruitment: Through GATE result, several PSUs are hiring. Know all about PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 Check here.

GATE Score Formula

From the raw score, and normalized score, GATE score is calculated using following formulae.

Normalized score of jth candidates in ith session for multi-session papers  GATE Result 2018 Score Formula
GATE score for all papers  GATE Result 2018 Normalization

Here, for normalized score of jth candidates in ith session for multi-session papers,

  • Actual marks of the jth candidates in ith session is Mij.
  • Average marks of the top 0.1% of the candidates considering all sessions is Mgt .
  • Sum of mean and standard deviation marks of the candidates in the paper considering all sessions is Mgq .
  • Average marks of the top 0.1% of the candidates in the ith session is Mti .
  • Sum of the mean marks and standard deviation of the ith session is Miq .

Here, for GATE score for all papers,

  • Marks of the candidate (actual marks for single session papers and normalized marks for multi-session papers) is M.
  • Qualifying marks for general category candidate in the paper is Mq
  • Mean of marks of top 0.1% or top 10 (whichever is larger) of the candidates who appeared in the paper (in case of multi-session papers including all sessions) is Mt
  • Sq is 350, is the score of Mq
  • St is 900, is the score of Mt.

GATE Qualifying Marks

There is a separate cut off score for each paper and category. IIT Guwahati has announced GATE 2018 result cut offs along with results.

Paper Name Paper Code General OBC (NCL) SC/ST/PwD
Aerospace Engineering AE 34.4 30.9 22.9
Agricultural Engineering AG 25 22.5 16.6
Architecture and Planning AR 43.9 39.5 29.2
Biotechnology BT 27.9 25.1 18.5
Civil Engineering CE 26.9 24.2 17.9
Chemical Engineering CH 37.8 34 25.1
Computer Science and Information Technology CS 25 22.5 16.6
Chemistry CY 25.4 22.8 16.9
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC 25 22.5 16.6
Electrical Engineering EE 29.1 26.1 19.4
Ecology and Evolution EY 49.3 44.3 32.8
Geology and Geophysics GG 32.4 29.1 21.5
Instrumentation Engineering IN 37.1 33.3 24.7
Mathematics MA 29.4 26.4 19.5
Mechanical Engineering ME 34.7 31.2 23.1
Mining Engineering MN 45 40.5 30
Metallurgical Engineering MT 40.3 36.2 26.8
Petroleum Engineering PE 39.8 35.8 26.5
Physics PH 29 26.1 19.3
Production and Industrial Engineering PI 32 28.8 21.3
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science TF 32.2 28.9 21.4
Engineering Sciences XE 31.5 28.3 21
Life Sciences XL 29.9 26.9 19.9

IITs do not publish any separate document for GATE cut off. They publish it in GATE 2018 scorecard only. After the exam, please comment the cut offs in comments section below so that we can update the above table for 2018 GATE cut off.

After the declaration of result of GATE 2018, candidates can either go for M.Tech admissions or PSU recruitment.

On the basis of GATE 2018 Result there will be admission to engineering colleges and universities. IITs, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, and also many other colleges hold counsellings for M.Tech admission through GATE 2018 result. Admission to Master of Engineering, Technology and PhD programmes (M.Tech./Ph.D.) in the Indian Institute of Science, IIT as well as other higher educational institutes in India happen on basis of test scores. Recruitment in PSUs is also on basis of GATE result.

CCMT 2018 Dates Have Been Announced Before Declaration Of GATE 2018 Result

You can download the schedule here.

COAP 2018: IITs will offer M.Tech admission through COAP.

COAP provides a common platform for a candidate to make the most preferred choice for admission into an M.Tech. Programme in participating academic institutes (IITs). Participating Institutes will, in time, upload admission offer within a common time window on COAP. Only participating Institutes will upload their offer(s). Each candidate should therefore visit COAP to access the offers and make a decision on the most preferred choice out of the offers (if any) made by participating Institute(s).

Will I get admission in IITs?

Whether you get admission in Indian Institute of Technology (check IIT MTech Admission 2018) or not depends upon how many marks you have in GATE 2018 Result. Marks out of 100 in GATE Score Card should be near to GATE Topper score in order to guarantee a seat in IITs. Usually, first 300 rankers fill up most popular branches in top IITs. If you are in top 1000, then your chances are better to get admission in some IIT.

CCMT 2018: Centralized Counselling for M.Tech (CCMT) 2018 for admission to NITs and IIITs.

Centralized Counselling for M.Tech. / M.Arch./ M.Plan.admissions (CCMT) 2018 is an on-line admission process for all National Institutes of Technologies (NITs) and also several other Centrally funded institutes. Candidates who have qualifying marks as per GATE 2018 Result should visit official website of CCMT and thereafter register for admissions.

If you have any queries regarding GATE 2018 Result, please ask in comments below.

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