Quick Enquiry

GATE 2020 Papers and Corresponding Codes

GATE 2020 will be conducted on 25 subjects (papers). Table shows the list of papers and paper codes for GATE 2020. A candidate is allowed to appear in ONLY ONE paper in any ONE SESSION.

 

Table : List of GATE 2020 Papers and Corresponding Codes

 

GATE Paper

Code

GATE Paper

Code

Aerospace Engineering

AE

Instrumentation Engineering

IN

Agricultural Engineering

AG

Mathematics

MA

Architecture and Planning

AR

Mechanical Engineering

ME

Bio-medical Engineering

BM

Mining Engineering

MN

Biotechnology

BT

Metallurgical Engineering

MT

Civil Engineering

CE

Petroleum Engineering

PE

Chemical Engineering

CH

Physics

PH

Computer Science and Information

Technology

 

CS

Production and Industrial

Engineering

 

PI

Chemistry

CY

Statistics

ST

Electronics and Communication

Engineering

 

EC

Textile Engineering and Fibre

Science

 

TF

Electrical Engineering

EE

Engineering Sciences

XE*

Ecology and Evolution

EY

Life Sciences

XL**

Geology and Geophysics

GG

 

 

 

*XE Paper Sections

Code

**XL Paper Sections

Code

Engineering Mathematics

(Compulsory)

 

A

 

Chemistry (Compulsory)

P

Any two optional sections

Any two optional sections

Fluid Mechanics

B

Biochemistry

Q

Materials Science

C

Botany

R

Solid Mechanics

D

Microbiology

S

Thermodynamics

E

Zoology

T

Polymer Science and Engineering

F

Food Technology

U

Food Technology

G

 

 

Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

H

 

 

 

*XE (Engineering Sciences) and **XL (Life Sciences) papers are of general nature and will be comprised of Sections listed in the above table.

 

Note: CE and ME papers: Examination may be conducted in multiple sessions. However, a candidate is allowed to appear in only ONE specified session.

 

The syllabus for each of the papers is given on GATE website http://gate.iitd.ac.in. Making a choice of the appropriate paper in the GATE application is the responsibility of the candidate. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below.

 

Candidates are expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of their qualifying degree. However, candidates are free to choose any one of the GATE 2020 papers as per their admission or employment plan, while keeping in mind the eligibility criteria for the institutions in which they wish to seek admission/employment. For more details regarding the admission criteria in any particular institute, the candidate is advised to refer to the website of that institute.

 

Candidates must learn about the paper code of their choice, as this information is essential during making the application, as well as, during the examination. As the candidates are permitted to appear in ONLY ONE of the 25 papers of the GATE 2020, they should make their choice (of the paper), with due care.



Try Free Online Tests & Regular Updates for all technical exams, Download EA Mobile App

Download Android App Download IOS App

Try Free Online Tests & Regular Updates for all technical exams, Download EA Mobile App

Download Android App Download IOS App