IIT Kanpur to organize GATE 2023, application window opens in September

Kanpur: The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering – GATE 2023, will be organized by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. It will be jointly conducted by IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Roorkee and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore. The exam will be organized on behalf of the National Coordination Board-GATE (NCB) and the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India.


GATE 2023 will be a computer-based test (CBT) and conducted in twenty-nine subject areas with the choice of selecting two papers in some subjects. The examination will test the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in engineering, sciences, humanities and social sciences. The candidate who is currently studying in the 3rd or higher years of any undergraduate degree program or completed any government degree in Engineering / Technology / Architecture / Sciences / Commerce / Arts shall be eligible.


Qualifying in GATE is useful for seeking admission and/or financial assistance to: (i) Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering / Technology / Architecture and (ii) Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Arts and Science, in the institutions supported by the MoE and other Government agencies. Further, many Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) have been using the GATE score in their recruitment processes.


The examination will be held on 4, 5, 11 and 12 February 2023. The online application portal will be opened for the registration in the first week of September 2022. Details of the examination will be announced at GATE 2023 Official website: https://gate.iitk.ac.in