GATE 2019 Application Form Correction – The GATE 2019 application form correction window is opening from September 24, 2018. Starting from this day, the application form correction window will open on different days for different fields of the form. Candidates will be able to change their names, Date of birth, gender, category, Details of Parents /Guardian /Correspondence address, College name and location, Roll No., Registration No., choice of exam paper and city etc. It is an important event of GATE 2019, as the details after the closing of application form correction window will be treated as the final one.

Right now, the received application forms are being scrutinised. Thus if you see your application status as “under scrutiny” you need not worry. The authorities are checking the application forms. To know more about the GATE 2019 Application Form Correction, candidates can check this page.

Latest: The GATE 2019 Application Form correction window will open from September 24, 2018.

GATE 2019 Application Form Correction

It is to be noted that the amendments made in the application form will be done on the basis of rules and regulations set by IITM. Candidates will have to submit a certain amount of money when will along with their for correction form. Also, candidates should note that the mistakes should be cross-checked properly because the changes once rectified in the application form will not be changed again. Candidates can check the table given below to know about the important dates for the same.

GATE 2019 Dates
Official Notice regarding correction of Application Form 13 Sep 2018
Correction window for the following:

  • Name
  • Date Of Birth
  • Details of Parents / Guardian / Correspondence address
  • College name and location
  • Roll No.
  • Registration No.
  • Exam Paper
24 Sep – 1 Oct 2018
Correction window for the following:

  • Gender
  • Category
  • PwD Status
  • Status of Dyslexia and other similar learning disabilities
to be announced

Application Form Correction: The application form correction will be available at gate.iitm.ac.in.

Note: Right now the applications received are being scrutinised. Those candidates whose application forms will require corrections will be contacted via email and SMS. After that as per the schedule above, you will have to make the correction in your application form.

How to make corrections in GATE Application Form 2019 through GOAPS?

Candidates will have to follow certain steps in order to do the correction through GOAPS. The steps for the same are given below:

  • Click on the direct link that will be available on this page above.
  • After that, log into GOAPS using Enrollment ID, E-Mail ID, and Password.
  • Then, go to the field you wish to make changes in.
  • Edit the same. After editing the details correctly, confirm it.
  • As a last step of the process, pay the fee and submit all the details.

GATE Application Form 2019: Name, DOB, Parent’s Name, Degree Details

Candidates can have a look at the information provided below to know how to make changes in Name, DOB, Parent’s Name and Degree. The table given below tells about the documents which candidates have to submit by making the corrections in the following given sections:

Fields Documents needed
Name Class 10th/ SSLC Certificate/ Voter ID, Driving License, Passport, Aadhar Card Number
Date of Birth Birth Certificate, Class 10th/ SSLC Certificate, Passport
Parent’s/ Guardian Name Aadhar ID, Voter ID, Passport, Driving License
Qualifying Degree Degree Certificate or Final Year/ Semester mark sheet or certificate with seal and signature of HoD/ Principal/ Competent Authority
Year of Qualifying Degree Degree Certificate or Final Year/ Semester mark sheet or certificate with seal and signature of HoD/ Principal/ Competent Authority
Have you graduated with above degree? Degree Certificate or Final Year/ Semester mark sheet or certificate with seal and signature of HoD/ Principal/ Competent Authority

GATE Application Form 2019: Category/ Gender/ PwD Status

Candidates who wish to change their Category/ Gender/ PwD status will have to first log into GOAPS and then will have to click on “change personal data.” Now, this is the sole responsibility of a student to cross-check the changes before actually submitting the correction details because the changes will be made once. After the submission of details, candidates will be required to pay the fee for the changes made.

GATE 2019 Change in Exam Centre

Candidates can request for a change in the exam centre. Candidates will have to first Login into GOAPS Portal during the mid-November 2018. They will have to pay a certain amount of money for this change too.

How to make corrections in GATE 2019 Application Form via e-mail?

Candidates can also make changes by submitting their corrections through e-mail. They will have to follow certain steps. The steps for the same are mentioned below:

  1. Candidates should make sure that what they are submitting for the correction and that is 100% cross-checked.
  2. Check the documents which have to be submitted to make the correction for it.
  3. Then, scan the document.
  4. Then, open that e-mail ID from which you registered on GOAPS Portal.
  5. Start writing an e-mail describing the correction. Also, do not forget to mention the enrollment ID in the same e-mail.
  6. After writing the correction paragraph, attach the scanned document in your e-mail.
  7. As a last step of the process, send the e-mail to the zonal office which is specified in the application form.

E-Mail IDs of Zonal GATE Offices

Candidates can refer to the table mentioned below which specifies the different e-mail IDs of the GATE Zonal Offices.

Zonal GATE Offices E-Mail IDs
IIT Bombay [email protected]
IIT Delhi [email protected]
IIT Kanpur [email protected]
IIT Madras [email protected]
IISC Bengaluru [email protected]
IIT Kharagpur [email protected]
IIT Roorkee [email protected]
IIT Guhawati [email protected]
It is important that candidates must check the information given on the application form is correct and authentic because candidates will be needing a printout of the rectified application form. Also, this information will also be printed on the admit card, which is why it is all the more important to cross-check the information given on the application form. To avoid any chaos later, it is the responsibility of the candidate to check the information on the application form.

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