GATE Result 2017 - Check Result, Rank, Scorecard, Cut OffGATE Result 2017 can be checked online. Result of GATE 2017 will be announced by the organizing body for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2017 which is IIT Roorkee. Insofar, all events of GATE exam have gone smoothly. Approximately 8 lakh candidates had registered to appear for IIT GATE that took place on four days in the month of February. Post exam, IIT Roorkee first released GATE 2017 question paper and answer keys. Candidates promptly sent challenges to answers with discrepancies. After that final answer keys were released. Now IIT Roorkee will declare GATE Result on March 27, 2017. Candidates who appeared for exam can login to GOAPS (GATE Online Application Processing System) from March 27, 2017 in order to check result, download score card, and view cut off. Get here day to day updates on GATE Result 2017 on date of declaration, cut off, website for checking GATE Result.

Validity of GATE 2017 score is three years from date of declaration of results.

GATE Result 2017


IIT GATE 2017 exam took place on February 4, 2017, February 5, 2017, February 11, 2017, February 12, 2017. Reports suggest that 8,00,000 to 9,00,000 lakh candidates appeared for exam per usual. Computer based tests were smooth at all test centers. Lakhs of higher education in engineering aspirants in India are looking forward to GATE Result 2017 in order to get admission in engineering colleges offering M.Tech and M.Plan.

Result of GATE 2017 will be announced on March 27, 2017.

To estimate marks obtained in GATE exam, check GATE 2017 question paper and answer keys.

GATE 2017 Result and score card will be announced on March 27, 2017, by IIT Roorkee. Candidates can check it from the GOAPS, by entering the Registration ID/Email ID and Password.

Check result here – Link to check result of GATE 2017 will be activated on 27th March 2017.

Download score card here – Link to download score card of GATE 2017 will be activated on 27th March 2017.

Official website where GATE Result 2017 will be announced is

GATE Result 2017 Important Dates

S.No. Events Dates
1 GATE 2017 was held on February 4, 5, 11, and 12, 2017
2 Answer key for the examination released on February 26, 2017
3 Result of the exam will be announced on March 27, 2017
4 Download of score card begins from March 27, 2017
5 The last date to download score card May 26, 2017
6 With the fee of Rs. 500 score card can be download from May 27 to December 31, 2017

Minimum marks needed to qualify GATE exam

You need to score a minimum mark in order to be declared as “qualified” in GATE Result 2017. This data (GATE 2017 cut off / qualifying marks) will be available officially after IIT Roorkee announces result. To get an idea that whether you have qualified GATE or not, check previous year data for GATE Cut Off / Minimum Marks To Qualify here.

GATE Result Statistics – Number of qualified candidates, Maximum Marks, Minimum Marks, Average Marks

Following data pertains to GATE exam held last year. A detailed analysis of GATE exam shows that maximum qualified candidates are in Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Sciences.

Papers of GATE Qualified Candidates Max Marks (out of 100) Min. Marks (out of 100) Average marks Standard Deviation
AE 648 82.00 19.67 39.42 11.85
AG 165 45.33 16.67 27.97 6.68
AR 1240 75.67 26.00 43.37 8.32
BT 1936 64.33 18.00 31.35 6.88
CE 18013 87.86 16.79 33.91 11.39
CH 3317 83.00 22.00 39.59 9.55
CS 15207 85.95 16.71 33.59 10.8
CY 3126 77.00 19.67 34.42 7.48
EC 25339 86.27 16.73 31.17 9.24
EE 21396 88.39 16.74 34.09 11.17
EY 139 89.00 30.67 55.03 13.01
GG 1166 81.00 22.00 39.71 9.98
IN 2566 84.67 21.00 40.58 11.11
MA 778 54.00 16.67 27.62 5.76
ME 32670 94.66 19.67 41.65 13.04
MN 559 66.33 22.00 37.21 9.18
MT 961 73.00 28.00 45.55 8.93
PE 474 83.00 26.67 48.56 10.72
PH 2140 79.00 24.33 41.87 8.14
PI 582 78.67 17.67 33.92 10.49
TF 306 59.67 17.67 31.19 7.76
XE 566 78.33 18.00 33.54 8.95
XL 2098 58.00 17.33 30.15 6.4
Total 135392 94.00 16.67

GATE Score Card 2017

Indeed IIT Roorkee will release the GATE result and score card on the same date.
The scorecard of GATE 2017 will look as below:

Details Mentioned in GATE 2017 Result and Scorecard

  • Name
  • Registration Number
  • Gender
  • QR Code
  • Photograph
  • Signature
  • Examination Paper
  • GATE 2017 Scorecard
  • GATE 2017 Marks
  • All India Rank
  • Qualifying Marks (for General, OBC (NCL), and SC/ST/PwD)
  • Number of Entrants
  • General Instruction
  • Digital Fingerprint
  • Signature of Organizing Chairperson
The GATE 2017 result will be announced for the all the candidates but score card will only be issued to the qualifiers.

The GATE 2017 result will disclose the marks and score of the candidates. The marks will be those secured out of 100, whereas, the GATE 2017 Score will be announced out 1000 by using the normalization method. Read the following article to know normalization method, qualifying status, the process for check GATE 2017 Result and more details.

Most colleges and universities refer to score obtained in GATE exam rather than the rank. However rank (All India Rank) is a good indicator of where you stand with respect to other candidates who appeared for the exam.

The GATE 2017 result will disclose the marks and score of the candidates. The marks will be those secured out of 100, whereas, the GATE 2017 Score will be announced out 1000 by using the normalization method for subjects for which exams happened in more than one session.

How to Check GATE 2017 Result

The result of GATE 2017 can only be checked from GOAPS. IIT-R will not dispatch it offline, for the candidates. The step-by-step process to check the GATE result is as below:

  • In the GOAPS, submit Registration ID or E-mail ID and Password.
  • Next, the candidates will have to calculate the numerical captcha and enter it.
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ button
  • Check and download the score card.

GATE 2017 Result

Important Links

After GATE 2017

  • Click here for Centralized Counselling for M.Tech / M.Plan (CCMT-2017).
  • Click here to know what to do after the declaration of GATE 2017 Result.
  • Click here for CCMT Cut Offs
  • Click here for IIT and Other colleges admissions through GATE 2017 Results

What does Qualifying GATE 2017 Indicate?

The number of qualifiers in GATE is usual low. As per the facts, only 15 to 17% candidates qualifying the examination. Last year, 8818850 candidates appeared for the exam and only 136392 candidates qualified. Even before that, the case was the same.

Statistics of GATE Qualifies in previous years:

Year Total Number of GATE Takers Number of Qualified Candidates Percentage of Qualifiers
2016 818850 135392 16.53
2015 804463 121060 15.05
2014 889157 149694 16.84
2013 984855 1369699 13.88
2012 686614 108526 15.81

However, qualifying the exam does not ensure admission or PSU job. IITs, CCMT and PSU’s will be determined their own cutoffs for select the deserving candidates, among the GATE 2017 Qualifiers.

GATE Cutoff

Previous Year and Expected Cutoff of GATE
IIT BHU IT-GGU Bilaspur NIT Nagaland NIT Kurukshetra
IIT Bombay MANIT Bhopal NIT Patna NIT Manipur
IIT Delhi MNIT Jaipur NIT Raipur NIT Meghalaya
IIT Gandhinar MNNIT Allahabad NIT Surat NIT Mizoram
IIT Guwahati NIT Agartala NIT Surathkal NIT Rourkela
IIT Jodhpur NIT Arunachal Pradesh NIT Trichy NIT Sikkim
IIT Kanpur NIT Calicut NIT Uttarakhand NIT Silchar
IIT Kharaghpur NIT Delhi NIT Warangal IIEST Shibpur
IIT Madras NIT Durgapur VNIT Nagpur IIIT Allahabad
IIT Roorkee NIT Goa NIT Hamirpur IIIT Srirangam
NIT Jamshepur NIT Jalandhar IITM Gwalior
NIT Puducherry NIT Patna IIITDM Jabalpur
N.I.F.F.T.R S.P.A Vijayawada IIITDM Kancheepuram
Central University Rajasthan PEC University of Technology S.L.I.E.T

To check details on PSU Recruitment through GATE – Click Here

Let us throw some light upon normalization method, qualifying status, the process for check GATE Result 2017 and more details.

GATE Result – Marks and Score

Marks of GATE are not same as the GATE Score. Candidates must understand the depth and importance of these. As on the basis of admission and job will be offered.

GATE 2017 Marks

The marks of GATE are those which are calculated out 100 by following the marking scheme. For correct 1 and 2 marks MCQ and NAT the respective mark will be allocated. However, for 1 MCQ negative marking of 1/3 marks will be done and for the 2 marks MCQs, 2/3 marks will be deducted. Luckily, there is no negative marking in NAT.

The table will explain the marking scheme of GATE 2017 better:

Particular MCQ NAT
Negative Marking 1 marks 2 marks 1 marks 2 marks
1/3 marks 2/3 marks None

The Importance of GATE 2017 Marks – On the basis of GATE 2017 marks, the candidates will be termed qualified or disqualified. The conducting body, i.e. IIT Roorkee, will determine a minimum cutoff for delimiting the candidates. The statistics of qualifiers previous year is given below. However, it should not be ignored that some of the PSUs consider the score out of 100 to fill vacancies.

GATE 2017 Score – Normalization, Importance

GATE Score 2017 is that which will be calculated after using the process of standard deviation. Under it, the marks (out of 100) are normalized. It is done to ensure that the level of difficult in all the papers of GATE is same and unbiased GATE 2017 result can be announced.

Normalization of GATE 2017 Score for ME, CS, EE, CE, EE papers will be done as below

Normalization of the score for remaining papers of GATE will be done by using the below given formula.

The Importance of GATE 2017 Score: The score of GATE 2017 is important as it will be used for granting admission in IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIs. Most of the PSUs might also use to for the recruitment purposes.

Important Details Of GATE Score Card

To download the score card, candidates need to login the GOAPS. From March 27 to May 26, 2017, GATE 2017 score card can be downloaded for the fee. However, after the lapse of the deadline the candidates will have to pay Rs. 500 to acquire it.

The validity of GATE score card is 3 years. However, some PSUs might not consider previous year GATE score to grant admission. The score card of GATE 2017 is an important document as it has to be produced during the IIT and CCMT counselling and PSU Recruitment interview.

GATE 2017 Counselling

Each IIT will conduct M.Tech counselling on their own. Whereas, for NITs and CFTIs admission CCMT 2017 will be held.

Whereas, for NITs and CFTIs admission CCMT 2017 will be held.

The dates and details for the IIT and CCMT counselling will be announced after the release of GATE 2017 Result. In both, the allotment of seat will be done on the basis of normalized score of GATE.

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