- GATE CSE 2021 Exam Date
- GATE CS 2021 Exam Pattern
- GATE CSE 2020 Cutoff
- GATE CS 2020 Question Paper & Answer Key
- GATE CSE Exam Analysis 2020
- GATE CSE 2020 Subject Wise Distribution of Questio..
- GATE CS 2019 Question Paper & Answer Key
- GATE CS 2018 Question Paper & Answer Key
- GATE CS 2017 Question Paper & Answer Key
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GATE CS refers to the Computer Science paper in the GATE exam. The students who wish to pursue a PG degree in Computer Science Engineering need to attempt the GATE CS paper. The exam for GATE CS 2021 will be conducted on February 13, 2021. This article will help the student get an overview of the GATE CS paper, such as exam date, syllabus, pattern, old question papers, exam analysis and cutoff details.
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GATE CSE 2021 Exam Date
The dates of GATE CSE 2021 are as follows -
|Exam Date||February 13, 2021|
|Results Date||March 22, 2021|
GATE CS 2021 Exam Pattern
The GATE CS 2021 paper will have a total of 100 marks which will be divided into two papers: General Aptitude paper and the CS subject paper. The marking scheme for GATE CS 2021 paper is demonstrated briefly in the table below:
Marking Scheme for each paper
1 marks each for question 1-5
2 marks each for question 6-10
1 marks each for question 1-25
2 marks each for question 26-55
GATE CSE 2020 Cutoff
The cutoff for GATE CS 2020 has been updated here -
|Category||Cutoff 2020 (Moderate Paper)||2019 Cutoff|
GATE CS 2020 Question Paper & Answer Key
You can click on the links below to download the PDF of the GATE CS 2020 question paper and answer key -
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GATE CSE Exam Analysis 2020
According to initial reports, the overall difficulty level of the GATE CSE Exam 2020 was moderate.
According to some students, the question paper was moderate, while some students felt that it was an easy paper this year. In all, the paper was neither difficult nor easy. Some students also opined that the paper was tougher than last year. However, CollegeDekho treats the paper as Moderate.
Overall Difficulty: The overall difficulty was Moderate. 2 mark questions were time-taking this year. There were mixed reactions on paper. Therefore, the paper seemed lengthy. There were 25 NAT questions. There were many DAA questions also.
Easy Scoring Topics: General Aptitude was easy, and candidates can score almost 13 marks on this topic. Mathematics was also easy.
Difficult Topics; Electrical BV, NAT questions tricky, there was only one question from Digital, Computer Architecture, Algorithms, COA and TOC Questions
Average Easy Attempts: 41
Type of Questions: This year, there were more direct questions.
Syllabus Coverage: Operating Systems, Theory of Computation & Programming, Data Structures,
GATE CSE 2020 Subject Wise Distribution of Questions & Marks
The subject-wise distribution of questions in GATE CSE 2020 is as follows -
|Topic||Number of Questions|
|Theory of Computation||07|
GATE CS 2019 Question Paper & Answer Key
As per the analysis done by examination experts for GATE CS 2019 paper, the aptitude paper was generally easy. However, the computer science subject paper was of moderate level and a bit time-consuming. Students can download the question paper and answer key for GATE CS 2019 paper in pdf format from the links given below:
GATE CS 2018 Question Paper & Answer Key
Students can download the question paper and answer key for GATE CS 2018 paper in pdf format from the links given below:
GATE CS 2017 Question Paper & Answer Key
Students can download the question paper and answer key for GATE CS 2017 paper in pdf format from the links given below:
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GATE Paper Wise Links
The paper wise links for GATE can be downloaded by clicking on the links below -