The GATE is conducted in the following 24 disciplines. A candidate can select any one of these.
There is a total of 14 paper sections that come under these two Papers. The paper sections under XE* and XL* are defined by some dedicated codes which are mentioned in the following table-
GATE Exam Pattern
|Duration of Exam||3 hours (180 minutes)|
|Total Number of Questions||65|
|Type of Question||Two types of questions asked:
|Sections||GATE 2019 question paper will consist of three sections:
|General Aptitude Section||The paper will consist of a mandatory General Aptitude (GA) section which will have 10 questions. 5 of the questions will be of 1 mark and the remaining 5 will be of 2 marks. Therefore, the total marks for this section will be 15 marks.|