GATE 2019 Admit Card – The admit card of GATE 2019 is now available for download. The GATE Admit Card 2019 is released under the GATE 2019 Login at gate.iitm.ac.in. Candidates have to use their GATE enrollment Id/email Id and password for GATE 2019 Admit Card Download. The GATE Admit Card 2019 is available only at GOAPS (GATE Online Application Processing System). Make sure along with the GATE 2019 Admit card you carry a valid photo ID proof on the exam day. Get details on GATE 2019 Admit Card from this page.
GATE 2019 Admit Card
GATE 2019 Admit card is the only document that will allow the candidates to enter the exam center. Thus, make sure the admit card is downloaded before the deadline. The result of GATE is even used in various PSU recruitments.
|GATE 2019 Admit Card||Dates|
|Availability of admit card||04 Jan 2019|
|Exam Dates||02, 03, 09 and 10 Feb 2019
Admit Card: Click here to access the official portal (GOAPS) to download the GATE 2019 Admit Card.
Important Notice For the GATE 2019 Examinees
There is an expectation of heavy traffic due to the Kumbh Mela event. Also, there is PM’s visit and rally near Samba/ Jammu. Thus IIT Madras has requested the candidates to reach the exam center before time and plan their travel accordingly.
GATE 2019 Exam day Instructions
IIT Madras has released the GATE 2019 Exam Day Instructions over their official website. The candidates who have to appear in the exam on February 02, 2019 for the first exam day and shift can check the same below:
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GATE 2019 Exam Center Change
IIT Madras had changed one exam center. The candidates who have been allotted this exam center are requested to re-download their admit card. Also, ensure that the new admit card contains the changed exam center details.
The exam center that has been changed is having the code 4035.
How To Carry The GATE 2019 Admit Card On Exam Day
Now, once you get your admit card on your device, you will notice that it is in the PDF format. Here is what you need to do next:
- The admit card will not be accepted at the exam center in the PDF format/soft copy.
- The candidates need to carry the printed copy (colored/black & White).
- It is wise to carry 2 copies of the admit card. In case you lose or damage one copy, you will one extra copy handy.
- I addition to that, ensure that the picture and signature on the admit card is clear on the printed sheet.
- Your appearance must match your photo on the admit card on the exam day.
How To Download GATE 2019 Admit Card
- To download the Admit Card of GATE 2019, candidates have to access the GOAPS portal or just click on the direct link that will be available on this page as per schedule.
- Next candidates will be able to view the following window. Enter the login details and click submit.
- You will be able to see the link to download the admit card. Click on it and take at least 2 print out of it on an A4 sized paper.
GATE 2019 Admit Card Will Look Like The One Below
Below is how the GATE 2019 Admit Card will appear. Once you click that download admit card button the admit card will be downloaded in your system in PDF format.
Details on GATE 2019 Admit Card
Now, after you have saved the admit card on your device, make sure you check each and every detail on it. This is important as any discrepancy or misprint in the admit card will affect your candidature. Although chances of errors are bleak, make sure you do take care of it if you come across any. Here are the details that are on the admit card of GATE 2019.
- Date of GATE Exam
- Time of the exam
- Gate Paper name
- Exam center name and address
- Signature of the authority
- Important Instructions
Coloured or black and white print of the admit card?
Well, this is what bothers most of the candidates. Now, there is no certain rule on this. It is just that your photograph and signature on the admit card should be clear and not blurry. A coloured print out eliminates any deformity in the print, thus we advise you to take a coloured print out.
GATE 2019 Exam Date Branch Wise
IIT Madras has releases the exam schedule of GATE 2019 exam. According to this schedule, the GATE 2019 exam will be held in 4 days and in 8 sessions. The table below shows the distribution of 24 papers over these 4 days and 8 sessions:
GATE 2019 Multi-Session Papers
Out of all the 24 papers, 2 papers will be held in multi-session: Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering. Check the list of multi and single session papers from the image below:
Forgot GATE 2019 Login Details? – Retrieve GATE 2019 Enrollment Id And Password
In case you have misplaced or have forgotten your GATE 2019 login credentials here is what you can do get the same back:
First Step: Click on the link that says “Forgot Enrollment ID or Password”.
Second Step: You will be able to see 2 options on the next screen –
- You have your Email Address / Enrollment ID but you don’t have the Password.
- If you already have an OTP, click on “Already have an OTP?’
Third Step: If you select option 1, you will receive an OTP in your email id. A new window as shown below will also open and you need to enter Mobile Number and E-mail ID / Enrollment Number. After entering the details click on the “Reset Password” button.
Fourth Step: To finally reset the password enter Enrollment ID, One Time Password (OTP), New Password and lastly, confirm the new password. Thus your new password is set, you can use it to log in and download the GATE 2019 Admit Card.
What To Carry With The GATE 2019 Admit Card?
On the exam day, not just the admit card, but there are other documents too, that are to be carried with the GATE 2019 Admit card. Below are the details:
Carry any one of the following valid Original Photo Id Proof:
- PAN Card
- Voter ID
- College ID
- Employee ID
- Driving License
The international candidates can carry any one of the following:
- Government issued ID
- College ID
- Employee ID
GATE 2019 Exam Centers
The following are the GATE 2019 Exam Centers:
GATE 2019 Exam Pattern
Here is the general exam pattern for GATE 2019:
- Number of papers: 24 (Statistics included from 2019)
- Exam duration: 3 hours
- Marking Scheme: There will be 1 marks questions and 2 marks questions.
- Negative Marking: In 1 marks questions -1/3, and for 2 marks question -2/3
- Total Number of questions: 65
- Total marks: 100
- Type of questions: MCQs and Numerical Answer Type (NAT)
For paper wise exam pattern – Click Here
Special Instructions For PWD And Dyslexia Candidates
There are few special instructions for the PWD and Dyslexic candidates regarding the GATE 2019 exam. The candidates can check them below:
- There will be a “magnified question paper” available for the visually challenged PWD candidates. Such candidates have to contact GATE Institute Representative through the invigilator in the examination hall and they will arrange for the same.
- The Dyslexic candidates will be given extra time and also services of a scribe. However, such candidates have to submit a proper dyslexia certificate issued by competent authority.
- GATE authorities will not be providing any assistive device to PWD candidates like Abacus, Braille slate, Wheelchair etc. Candidates if needing such devices have to arrange for it by themselves.
How To Prepare For GATE 2019 Exam
The GATE 2019 exam is scheduled for February 02, 03, 09 and 10, 2019. The candidates now have only 1 month left for the exam. Thus, it is the last leg of the preparations and the most crucial time for all the aspirants. Here are few last minutes important tips one can note to prepare for the GATE 2019 Exam:
- Revise Your Notes: At this very last moment you will have the notes like blessings. Notes are important, if you have them, to catch up on those last minute revisions. Go through all the important points and formulas in your notes.
- Take Mock Test: make a habit to attempt at least 2 mock test in a day. Mock tests contain the exact exam pattern that must be completed in a restricted time. This gives you the real feel of the exam day. You learn to handle the time pressure and get used to following a restricted time to complete the exam.
- Work on increasing your speed and accuracy: Any national level entrance exam like GATE requires a great deal of speed and accuracy. Thus, candidates must work on these 2 factors in their last leg of revision. Practice is the only key to achieve speed and accuracy, therefore if you are in the habit of practicing the mock tests, speed and accuracy will come to you. Thus, keep practicing every day during this last leg of GATE 2019 preparations.
- Practice from last years’ question papers: Apart from the online mock test, make sure you are also practicing the previous years’ question papers regularly. This will give you an idea of the nature of the questions that come in the exam and you will be very familiar with the tricks and tips for solving the question papers. Also, you will be thorough with the trends of the questions asked in the examination.
List Of Candidates Who Will Be Issued The GATE 2019 Admit Card / Hall Ticket
There are 1118 candidates whose application forms have been accepted. Now, as per the schedule above such applicants will be able to download their admit card to appear in the examination.
List Of Candidates Who Will Not Be Issued The GATE 2019 Admit Card / Hall Ticket Due To Not Fulfilling The Eligibility Criteria
There are 140 applications that were rejected as these candidates did not fulfil the GATE 2019 eligibility criteria. Such candidates will not get their GATE 2019 Hall Ticket and also their application fees will not be refunded.
List Of Candidates Who Will Not Be Issued The GATE 2019 Admit Card / Hall Ticket Due To Multiple Application Form Submissions
There are 585 applications that were found to be duplicate. Such candidates will not get their GATE 2019 Hall Ticket and also their application fees will not be refunded.
FAQs on GATE 2019 Admit Card
Now, here are a few questions that candidates ask while downloading the admit card of GATE. If you have more to ask you can comment below and ask us.
1: Can the exam center be changed?
A: No, once you have your admit card, you can not change the exam center.
2: Can I carry the digital copy of the admit card?
A: No. You must take a hard copy of the admit card to the exam center.
3: Can I carry a calculator in the exam center?
4: Where will I do my rough work?
A: A plain white sheet for this purpose will be available at the center for each candidate.