Documents Required to Fill GATE 2021 Application Form

Abhik Das
Abhik DasPublished On: September 11, 2020 | GATE

As GATE 2021 registration has commenced from September 11, 2020, it is important to have an idea of list of documents required to fill GATE 2021 application form. 

Important Documents Required While Filling GATE 2021 Application Form

GATE 2021 has been scheduled to be conducted between 05th and 07th February 2021 and between 12th and 14th February 2021 for admission into various Postgraduate programmes offered in the fields of Engineering, Science & Technology, Humanities & Social Sciences etc and also for Direct PhD admissions. GATE 2021 application forms are available from September 11, 2020. In order to make sure that the interested candidates do not face any obstacles while filling out the application form for GATE 2021, we decided to come with this article. In this article, we will provide the aspirants with all the detailed information regarding the list of documents required while applying for GATE 2021. Check it out now!

GATE 2021 Highlights

Before beginning to fill out the online application forms for GATE 2021, it is imperative that the aspirants must be aware of the GATE exam and thus the highlights of GATE 2021 given in the table below - 

Name of Exam

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

Year of Entrance Exam

2021

Dates of GATE 2021

05th - 07th February 2020

12th - 14th February 2020

Conducting Body

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay

Application Process Starts

September 10, 2020

Application Process

Online

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List of Documents Required While Applying for GATE 2021

Interested candidates can check out all those documents which will be required from their side while filling out the online application forms for GATE 2021 - 

Education Qualification Documents

Qualifying degree mark sheets have to be submitted by the applicants. Qualifying degree final year appearing students can provide their previous semester exam mark sheet. Provisional mark sheet of those applicants will be accepted who have passed their qualifying degree exam and are still awaiting their degree certificates

Photo Identity

GATE 2021 applicants have to be in possession of either of the following documents - 

  • Driving License

  • Employee ID

  • College ID

  • Voter ID

  • PAN Card

  • Aadhar Card

Category Certificate (for SC/ST category candidates)

SC/ST category candidates applying for GATE 2021 have to submit the necessary proof that will categorise them under the “Application Fee Concession” category. The same documents have to be submitted by the candidates during the final admission process as well. The category certificate has to be signed by a competent authority otherwise it will not be accepted by the officials

Person with Disabilities (PwD) Certificate

PwD category candidates applying for GATE 2021 have to submit the necessary proof that will categorise them under the “Application Fee Concession” category. Candidates with a disability of over 40% will be given priority. The PwD certificate has to be issued by a competent authority to be deemed acceptable

Dyslexia Certificate

Dyslexic candidates have to submit a certificate issued by a competent authority to avail the services of a scribe, which will be provided by the GATE officials

Signature and Photograph

While filling the online application form for GATE 2021, the applicants have to make sure that the scanned version of these documents has to fulfil the specifications to avoid the cancellation of the application form. In such a scenario, the GATE application fee will also not be refunded to the applicants

Authorities Certified to Issue Caste/PwD/Dyslexic Certificates

Applicants belonging to the SC/ST category must ensure that their caste/PwD/Dyslexic certificates must bear the seal of any of the following authorities - 

Caste Certificate Issuing Authority

GATE 2021 Caster Certificate IA

PwD Certificate Issuing Authority

GATE 2021 PwD Certificate IA

Dyslexia Certificate Issuing Authority

GATE 2021 Dyslexic Certificate IA

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FAQs

Can I modify my contact details during the GATE 2021 application form correction process?

No, you cannot modify your contact details during the GATE 2021 application form correction process. You can also not edit the paper for which you are appearing in the forthcoming GATE exam.

What is the GATE 2021 application fee amount for female candidates?

The GATE 2021 application fee amount for female candidates is INR 750/- which increases to INR 1,250/- with the late fee.

How many stages are there in the GATE 2021 application process?

The GATE 2021 application process is segregated into 6 stages - registration, filling the application form, documents uploading, previewing the application form, submission of application fee and final submission of the application form.

What is the last date to apply for GATE 2021?

The last date to apply for GATE 2021 is 30th September 2020. The last date to apply for GATE 2021 with a late fee of INR 500/- is on 07th October 2020.

From which date the GATE 2021 application forms will be available to the aspirants?

GATE 2021 application forms will be made available to the interested students from 14th September 2020 onwards on the official site of IIT Bombay.

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