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GATE Result 2022: Dates, Download Scorecard, Score Calculation, Cutoff

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Sonal Vaid

Content Curator | Updated On - Sep 1, 2021

GATE 2022 examination would be conducted on February 5-6 and 12-13, 2022 and the results would be released on March 17,2022. Upon availability of the result the candidates would be able to view their marks obtained in the exam. The GATE 2022 qualified candidates can download their GATE Scorecards from March 27,2022 onwards.by logging in into the GOAPS portal (using their email and password). Read about GATE Score Calculation

It is to be remembered that GATE Marks and Scores are two separate identities as marks are the marks that the student has achieved in the exam whereas scores are calculated out of 1000 after the normalisation process. A GATE score is valid for 3 years where the marks are valid for the duration of the exam only. A total of 7,11,542 candidates appeared for GATE 2021 out of which approximately 17.82% (1,26,813) students qualified the exam and 30 students scored AIR 1 rank.Check GATE 2021 Toppers here

GATE Result Important Dates

GATE Result 2022: Important Dates

Given below are all the important dates related to GATE result 2022:

Event Dates
GATE 2022 Exam  February 5-6,2021; February 12-13, 2022 
Publishing of GATE Result 2021 March 17,2022 
Availability of Scorecard without the late fees  March 21, 2022 to May 31, 2022
Scorecard available for Download (with a fee of Rs. 500) June 1, 2022 to last week of December, 2022 
GATE 2021 Counseling Last Week of March,2022 (Tentative)
How to Check GATE Result 2022?

How to Check GATE Result 2022?

GATE Result 2022 will be declared on the official website of GATE 2022 at https://gate.iitkgp.ac.in/

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of GATE 2022
  • Step 2: Upon availability ‘Check Result’ or similar link would be displayed on the home page. Click on it to proceed.
  • Step 3: Enter the login credentials (Email/Password)
  • Step 4: After successful login the result of the candidate would be displayed on the screen. 

Details Mentioned on GATE Result 2022

The following details are mentioned on GATE Result 2022:

  • Name, Photo and signature of the candidate
  • GATE Registration Number
  • Gender of the Candidate 
  • GATE 2022 Examination Paper and Paper Code
  • Marks obtained out of 100
  • GATE score out of 1000
  • All India Rank for the corresponding Paper for the corresponding paper
  • GATE 2022 Qualifying Marks

Sample of GATE Result 

GATE Scorecard 2022

GATE Scorecard 2022

Only qualified candidates can download GATE Scorecard through GOAPS portal upon availability. Candidates are advised to keep their scorecards safe until the counselling to preserve their GATE Scorecard for future use i.e., at the time of admission/ PSU Recruitment is over. GATE scorecard will be valid for three years from the declaration of results for admissions into M.Tech courses and it can be downloaded till the end of the year by paying a late fees pf INR 500 .It is to be remembered that the Scorecard would be in the electronic/digital form only and no hardcopy for the same would be provided by GATE authorities. 

Steps to Download GATE Scorecard 2022

  • Visit the official website for GOAPS login
  • Login to the candidate portal using the required credentials.
  • Download your GATE Scorecard 2022 in a PDF format, if available.
  • Save the softcopy and also take a print out of the same for future use. 
Direct Link to Download GATE 2022 Scorecard- To be Updated Direct Link to Download GATE 2021 Scorecard (till Dec 31, 2021 with a fee of Rs. 500)- Available

Details on GATE 2022 Scorecard

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Candidate’s Photo and Signature
  • Validity of the GATE 2022 Scorecard
  • Digital Fingerprint.
  • Candidate's GATE 2022 Registration number
  • GATE 2022 Examination Paper 
  • Candidate’s Marks out of 100
  • Candidate’s GATE score out of 1000
  • Qualifying Marks for the corresponding GATE Paper
  • Candidate’s All India Rank of the corresponding paper
  • Number of total candidates who appeared for that particular paper
  • Signature of the GATE official
  • Date of the availability of the Scorecard

Sample of GATE Scorecard

Read About GATE COAP Counselling

GATE 2022 Score Normalization and Calculation

GATE 2022 Score Normalization and Calculation

Why the need for Normalisation? 

GATE exam is carried across multiple sessions and thus there are certain variable factors such as - number of students sitting in the session, the difficulty level of the session's paper, the weightage given to topics etc. In order to provide every candidate ‘a fair chance’ these variations need to be addressed .

How does Normalisation of Marks work? 

The formula used to calculate normalized mark of a candidate is as following :

How are GATE Scores Normalised? 

The formula used to calculate normalized score of a candidate is as following: 

Check: GATE CCMT Counselling

GATE 2022 Cutoff

GATE 2022 Cutoff

GATE Cutoff is the minimum marks that a candidate must secure to qualify GATE. GATE Cut off will be declared stream-wise on the official website of GATE 2022

  • Note that GATE Cutoff for PSUs will be different and will be released separately for each participating PSUs.
  • Based on this cutoff, GATE Participating Institutes will publish their merit list for M.E./ M.Tech. admissions in 2022.
  • GATE qualified candidates will also be eligible for Government offered scholarships, stipends and allowances.

GATE Scorecards are available for those candidates who make it to the cut off marks. The qualifying cut off marks for previous year GATE 2021 and 2020 are tabulated below:

Paper Code GATE 2021 Cutoff GATE 2020 Cutoff
For General For OBC- (NCL)/ EWS For SC/ ST/ PwD For General For OBC- (NCL)/ EWS For SC/ ST/ PwD
AE 26.30 23.60 17.50 27.2 24.4 18.1
AG 25.00 22.50 16.60 26.3 23.6 17.5
AR 40.90 36.80 27.20 34.8 31.3 23.2
BM 25.00 22.50 16.60 25.0 22.5 16.6
BT 30.00 27.00 20.00 30.7 27.6 20.4
CE* 29.20 26.20 19.40 32.9 29.6 21.9
CH 35.10 31.50 23.40 35.7 32.1 23.8
CS* 26.10 23.40 17.40 28.5 25.6 19.0
CY 36.20 32.50 24.10 26.7 24 17.8
EC 25.00 22.50 16.60 28.8 25.9 19.2
EE 30.30 27.20 20.20 33.4 30.0 22.2
ES 39.60 35.60 26.40 -- -- --
EY 35.70 32.10 23.80 42.2 37.9 28.1
GG (Geology) 38.90 35.00 25.90 38.4 34.5 25.6
GG (Geophysics) 44.80 40.30 29.80 51.9 46.7 34.6
IN 36.00 32.40 24.00 34.6 31.1 23.0
MA 29.00 26.10 19.30 25.0 22.5 16.6
ME* 33.00 29.70 22.00 34.0 30.6 22.6
MN 31.00 27.90 20.60 32.7 29.4 21.8
MT 48.50 43.60 32.30 49.2 44.2 32.8
PE 51.40 47.10 34.90 39.8 35.8 26.5
PH 32.80 29.50 21.80 37.2 33.4 24.8
PI 35.70 32.10 23.80 36.6 32.9 24.4
ST 25.00 22.50 16.60 25.0 22.5 16.6
TF 41.80 37.60 27.80 37.1 33.3 24.7
XE 37.00 33.30 24.60 26.0 23.4 17.3
XH-C1 (Economics) 29.40 26.40 19.50 -- -- --
XH-C2 (English) 41.70 37.50 27.80 -- -- --
XH-C3 (Linguistics) 35.30 31.70 23.50 -- -- --
XH-C4 (Philosophy) 37.90 34.10 25.20 -- -- --
XH-C5 (Psychology) 48.50 43.60 32.30 -- -- --
XH-C6 (Sociology) 34.30 30.80 22.80 -- -- --
XL 36.00 32.40 24.00 31.7 28.5 21.1

*Normalized marks for multisession papers CE, CS and ME

GATE Qualifying Statistics

The total number of students who have appeared for the previous year GATE examinations across all the papers and the total number of qualifying students are given below. 

GATE Exam  Total Candidates Appearing Qualifying Candidates Qualifying Percentage
GATE 2021 7,11,542  1,26,813 17.82%
GATE 2020 6.85,341 1,28,844 18.81%
GATE 2019 7,51,650 1,21,166 16.12%
GATE 2018 7,81,854 1,18,344 15.13%
GATE 2017 7,87,148 1,29,149 16.40%
Opportunities after GATE 2022

Opportunities after GATE 2022

The scope of GATE examination is pretty wide, with several opportunities being available to the qualified candidates, some of which are :

  • Admissions to M.TEch/M.E. Ph.D courses : GATE examination is the gateway fro admissions into M.Tech Courses offered by prestigious Government of Private Institutes. Particularly the IITs and NITs of India. 
  • Employment in PSU’s- Almost all of the public sector undertakings engaging in production or material processing hire engineers on the basis of their GATE scores. Notable names include - ONGC, IOCL, GAIL, DRDO and others.
  • For obtaining Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)- Research facilities like CSIR, BARC and ISRO offer their Junior Research Fellowship(JRF) & Senior Research Fellowship(SRF) to GATE qualified engineers. in CSIR Laboratories. 
  • Admissions in the International Engineering/ Technical Universities- GATE qualified candidates can also seek out foregin technical universities for admissions. Some of the notable names are - and Nanyang Technological University (NTU, Singapore), Massachusetts Institute of technology (MIT, USA), University of California, Berkeley (USA) and others. 
  • Scholarships- GATE Qualified candidates are eligible for scholarships at various central institutes. These scholarships provide means for a candidate to financially support himself while he completes post graduation. 
GATE 2022 M.Tech Admission

GATE 2022 M.Tech Admission

A valid GATE Score/Result can be helpful in getting a seat in an M.Tech. program in one of the top IITs, IISc or other universities in India/ Abroad. Each institute has different admission criteria. Candidates can refer the below table to read about individual admission criteria of different institutes:

Institutes Links
IIT Madras M.Tech admission  Click Here
IIT Delhi M.Tech admission  Click Here
IIT Bombay M.Tech admission  Click Here
IIT Gandhinagar M.Tech admission Click Here
GATE Result FAQs

GATE Result 2022 FAQs

Ques. When will the GATE Result 2022 be available?

Ans. GATE results 2022 would be available on the official GATE 2022 website on March 17,2022. Students can use their email and password to login into the GOAPS portal and view their result

Ques. When will the scorecard of GATE Result 2022 be available?

Ans. Scorecards would be available from March 21,2022 and can be downloaded without any late fees till May 31,2021 after which a fee of INR 500 would have to be paid for downloading the GATE 2022 scorecard.

Ques. What is the process to check GATE result 2022?

Ans. Steps for GATE result 2022 are:

  • Step 1: Go to official website of GATE 2022
  • Step 2: Upon availability ‘Check Result’ or similar link would be displayed on the home page. Click on it to proceed.
  • Step 3: Enter the login credentials (Email/Password)
  • Step 4: After successful login the result of the candidate would be displayed on the screen. 

Ques. Will the cut off be declared before or after the publishing of GATE Result 2022?

Ans. GATE cut off will be published soon after the results are declared on March 17,2022. IIT Kharagpur would publish the steam-wise cutoffs on the official website of GATE 2022. Read more about GATE Cutoffs

Ques. Can students use their GATE Result 2022 for PSUs recruitment?

Ans. Yes. PSUs often directly hire GATE qualified engineers. Each PSU has its own cutoff marks for employment and often takes a short interview to select the best candidate for the job. Read more about GATE PSU Recruitment

Ques. Is it important to take a printout of GATE result 2022 ?

Ans. No, taking a print out of the GATE result 2022 is not necessary but the candidate should indeed take a printout of their scorecard as it is required during the counselling process. 

Ques. How are the normalised marks of a candidate calculated in GATE result 2022?

Ans. The formula used to calculate normalized mark of a candidate in GATE result 2022 is as following : 

Check GATE Score Calculation 

Ques. Which authority would announce GATE Result 2022?

Ans. The conducting authority of GATE 2022 would also announce the results i.e., IIT Kharagpur. The results would be available on the official website of GATE 2022 and candidates can view them by logging into the GOAPS portal. 

Ques. What details will be mentioned on the GATE Result 2022 page?

Ans. The following details are mentioned on GATE Result 2022:

  • Name, Photo and signature of the candidate
  • GATE Registration Number
  • Gender of the Candidate 
  • GATE 2022 Examination Paper and Paper Code
  • Marks obtained out of 100
  • GATE score out of 1000
  • All India Rank for the corresponding Paper for the corresponding paper
  • GATE 2022 Qualifying Marks

Ques. For how long are the GATE Result 2022 valid?

Ans. GATE result 2022 and its scorecard are valid upto three years from the date of declaration of the results. During the period of 3 years the GATE result can be used to gain admissions into any institute for post graduation or for employment.

Ques. Can students see marks obtained for each section in their GATE result 2022?

Ans. No, students cannot see marks obtained for each section in their GATE result 2022. Only Gate marks, GATE scores and AIR rank would be visible on the results page along with other details. 

Ques. Will students receive a hard copy of their GATE result 2022 by post?

Ans. No, GATE result 2022 will be available on online portal only.If the candidate wants he can print his result. Same applies for the GATE scorecard.

Ques. Can students download their scorecard on the day of the declaration of their GATE result 2022?

Ans. No, scorecards would not be available on the day of the declaration of GATE result 2022. Scorecards would be available after a week or so. It is expected that the scorecards would be available by the Last Week of March,2022.

Ques. Would GATE result 2022 be displayed for a student even if he does not qualify the examination?

Ans. Yes, Even students not qualifying the GATE exam would be able to check their GATEresult 2021. However, only qualified students would be allotted GATE scorecards. GATE scorecards are essential part of GATE counselling process. Know more about GATE counselling

Ques. Can students obtain their scorecard even after four or more months of the declaration of the GATE result 2022?

Ans. Yes. Students can obtain their scorecard even after four or more months of the declaration of the GATE result 2022, however, they need to pay an fees of INR 500 on the GOAPS portal.

Ques. How important is the GATE 2022 scorecard?

Ans. GATE 2022 scorecard is an essential part of GATE counselling.The qualifying students are advised to download a copy of GATE 2022 scorecard and keep it safe. 

Ques. What if a student cannot access his GATE 2022 Scorecard?

Ans. If a student cannot access his GATE 2022 Scorecard he must not have qualified the GATE 2022 exam. GATE scorecards are available only to the students who have qualified the GATE exam. 

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.

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Anonymous
After the GATE result do we need to apply to individual colleges separately?
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abhishek upadhyay

Hello Vishal, greetings from Collegedunia. You need not apply for all the colleges separately but, all the GATE qualifying candidates have to apply separately for CCMT and COAP. Click here for the complete details about the counselling process.

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Is gate scorecard 2020 available only for qualified candidates or is it available for everyone? Thanks
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Anonymous
Hi Zainab, yes, only those students who have qualified the exam would be able to download their respective scorecard.
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Anonymous
Thanks for your quick response. Please inform whether I am eligible to appear in GATE 2019 Exam since there is a gap of 3 years from the year(Dec'15) of my graduation(B.Tech) and my % of marks in class XII & Graduation exam is
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Anonymous

Hi Priyam, As you may please check the Eligibility for the Entrance Exam, through this link.


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