GATE 2016 Syllabus and Detailed Structure of Examination


GATE 2016 application is scheduled to be open from 1st September 2015 to 1st October 2015. This year Indian Institute of Science is the Organising Institute for GATE Examination. There are 23 papers in GATE Examination, Candidate can apply for only one of the 23 papers. The Syllabus for each paper is given separately. Find the complete notification of GATE 2016

gaGATE 2016 Syllabus:-

Below are the list of GATE 2016 Papers with Code.

GATE 2016 papers


  • XE- Engineering Science 
  • XL – Life Sciences 

All the papers of GATE 2016 have a few question about General Aptitude apart from the core question of the subject. Candidate appearing in XE Paper has to answer Engineering Mathematics, General Aptitude and ant two of XE Sections B to G. 

Candidate appearing in XL Paper has to answer Section H – Chemistry, General Aptitude and any two XL sections I to M. 

Duration of GATE 2016 Examination:-

Duration of the Examination will be 3 hour. Single paper contains 65 questions carrying a maximum of 100 Marks. Out of which 10 questions carrying a total of 15 marks of General Aptitude. The question paper will consists of both Multiple type question and Numerical answer type. 

Find Step by Step Process for GATE 2016 Application here.  

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