Check GATE 2018 Result at IIT Guwahati has already released GATE 2018 responses. Result of GATE 2018 indicates score, rank, number of candidates who appeared in this paper and marks out of 100. Before publication of GATE 2018 Result, question papers with answers are published. Enter enrollment ID/ email address and password at the GATE 2018 Result Login. Through GOAPS (GATE online application processing system, same as GATE 2018 Result login), one can also download scorecard and use it for M.Tech Admission 2018. Qualified candidates as per GATE 2018 result can participate in counselling for M.Tech admissions through GATE.

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Date of declaration of GATE 2018 Result – As per information brochure of GATE exam released by IIT Guwahati, GATE 2018 Result will be declared on March 17, 2018. However, since the past three years, exam conducting bodies of GATE exam have been releasing GATE results at least one day early. Going by that trend we can say that there are very high chances of GATE Result 2018 being announced on March 16, 2018.

GATE 2018 Result

Check here GATE 2018 result of AE, AG, AR, BT, CE, CH, CS, CY, EC, EE, EY, GG, IN, MA, ME, MN, MT, PH, PI, TF, XE, XL as per schedule given below. The score will be valid for a period of three years from the date of declaration of result. Know the date of declaration of result of GATE 2018 and other important dates here.

GATE 2018 Dates
IITG has conducted GATE 2018 on 03, 04, 10, 11 Feb 2018
Availability of answer keys 15 Feb 2018
Challenge against answer keys 21 to 23 Feb 2018
Declaration of GATE 2018 result, expected as per past year trends 16 Mar 2018
Declaration of GATE 2018 result as per information brochure 17 Mar 2018
Availability of score card from 20 Mar 2018
Candidates can download scorecard until 31 May 2018
After last date, candidates can get scorecard by paying Rs 500 until 31 Dec 2018

GATE 2018 Result

Check GATE 2018 Result Here

IIT Guwahati will either announce GATE 2018 result on March 16, 2018, or March 17, 2018.

Release of answer keys is done before announcing GATE 2018 Result so that candidates who appeared for exam can check solved papers and get an idea of score they will get in exam.

Check GATE 2018 Result: As soon as GATE 2018 result is available, it can be checked at official website.

GATE 2018 Official Website:

Download GATE 2018 Score Card Here

IIT Guwahati will release GATE scorecard by March 20, 2018. Test takers can check GATE result at GOAPS and download score card. Candidates can download the scorecard only within a limited period. Deadline for it is May 31, 2018.

Those who want to get GATE 2018 scorecard after 31 May 2018 need to pay Rs 500 for it. This facility can be availabled until 31 December 2018.

After the evaluation of the answers, the raw marks obtained by a candidate are converted to a normalized GATE Score.

Once the score card will be announced, the candidates shall be able to check the GATE Results showing marks that they have scored in form of a scorecard. The authorities will issue the qualified candidates their Scorecard for which he/she has taken the examination. It shall be uploaded on the GOAPS Portal of the official website by the prescribed time.

Details in GATE 2018 Result

GATE 2018 Result scorecard indicates following information.

Result related details

  • GATE score
  • QR code to validate the scorecard
  • Marks out of 100
  • All india rank in the paper
  • Qualifying marks
  • Number of candidate appeared in the paper
  • Date on which the scorecard has been issued to the candidate.

Form related details

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Registration Number
  • Gender
  • Examination Paper
  • Photograph of the candidate
  • E-signature of the candidates

This is what a GATE 2018 result will look like.

GATE Result

Validity of GATE 2018 Result

Result of GATE 2018 is valid for 3 Years from the date of announcement of the results.

How to check GATE 2018 Result?

When the announcement related to result is released, you will be able to see it by logging to your account. Here you can see the images explaining each and every single step that helps in downloading the score card. You must keep your enrollment id, registration number and date of birth details close. Still if you find any problem, do let us know by leaving a reply in the comment box below.

STEP-1 Enter Enrollment ID, enter enrollment ID and enter password, captcha image.

Step-2 Download scorecard

GATE 2018 Result Login

GATE 2018 Qualifying Marks

There is a separate cut off score for each paper and category. IIT Guwahati will announce GATE 2018 result cut offs on March 17, 2018 along with results.

Until then you can see last year’s cut off below.

Branch General OBC SC/ST/PH
ECE 25.00 22.50 16.60
CE 28.70 25.8 19.10
EE 25.20 25.20 16.70
ME 32.87 29 21
CS 25 22.50 16.60
IN 34.60 31.10 23.00
CH 44.30 39.80 29.50
BT 38.90 35.00 25.90

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 the above table can be updated 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, other colleges hold counsellings for M.Tech admission through GATE 2018 result. The test scores are used for admission to Master of Engineering, Technology and PhD programmes (M.Tech./Ph.D.) in the Indian Institute of Science, IIT and other higher educational institutes in India. Recruitment in PSUs will also be done on basis of GATE result.

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). Admission offer will be uploaded by participating Institutes within a common time window on COAP. Only participating Institutes will upload their offer(s). Each candidate should 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 seats get filled in IITs by toppers in first 300 ranks of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.

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

Centralized Counselling for M.Tech. / M.Arch./ M.Plan.admissions (CCMT) 2017 is an on-line admission process for all National Institutes of Technologies (NITs) and several other Centrally funded institutes. Candidates who have qualifying marks as per GATE 2018 Result should visit CCMT official website and register for admissions.

Understanding GATE 2018 Result

After the evaluation of the answers, the raw marks obtained by a candidate are converted to a normalized GATE Score. The marks are calculated applying this formula.

GATE Score Formula

GATE 2018 Score Card Formula

  • Mij: is the actual marks obtained by the jth candidate in ith session
  • M̅tg: is the average marks of the top 0.1% of the candidates considering all sessions
  • Mqg: is the sum of mean and standard deviation marks of the candidates in the paper considering all sessions
  • M̅ti: is the average marks of the top 0.1% of the candidates in the ith session
  • Miq: is the sum of the mean marks and standard deviation of the ith session

For papers other than CE, CS, EC, EE and ME, actual marks are used to calculate the final score.

Final GATE Score

Now using marks obtained by the candidate (actual marks for single session papers and normalized marks for multi-session papers), qualifying marks for general category candidate in the paper, mean of marks of top 0.1% or top 10 (whichever is larger) of the candidates who appeared in the paper, the final score of GATE Results is calculated. Formula for calculating final score for GATE Result 2018 is as follows.

GATE 2018 Scorecard

GATE Exam Statistics

Appeared Qualified Total candidates
7,87,148 1,29,49 9,22,167

About 9,22,167 candidates applied for the exam out of which 85% or 7,87,148 sat for the exam and just 16% or 1,29,149 qualified last year. The data is a combined result including all the categories such as OBC, SC, ST, or people with disabilities. This percentage was almost similar to the 15% candidates who qualified in 2015 as well. Even though more candidates applied for last year, still only about 16% candidates qualified GATE.

The decrease in the number of candidates passing each year depicts the difficulty level. On contrary to that, GATE organising chairman said that at least 50% of the questions are easy apart form that he added that the qualifying marks are also not high. Even then the candidates are not coming up to that level.

Graduate Aptitude in Test Engineering (GATE) 2018 was conducted on four dates. GATE 2018 is primarily designed to test the comprehensive knowledge of the candidate in the field of engineering and science.

There were 23 subjects for which the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering was held by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). Along with GATE 2018 Result, IIT Guwahati will also announce statistics indicating number of candidates registered, appeared, qualified.

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

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