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GATE 2022 Environmental Science (ES) - Exam Date, Syllabus, Pattern, Question Papers, Cutoff

Abhik Das
Abhik DasUpdated On: March 21, 2022 11:47 am IST | GATE

Find out about the GATE 2022 Environmental Science exam and its other important aspects like the important dates, marking scheme, exam pattern, latest syllabus, previous year question papers, answer key etc from the article below. 

GATE 2022 Environmental Science & Engineering Exam Details

GATE 2022 Environmental Science (ES) exam has been conducted in February (based on the previous year’s schedule) for aspiring candidates for admission into the M.Tech ES programme offered by various IITs and other GATE participating institutions. In this article, we will try to discuss all the aspects of the GATE Environmental Science paper like the GATE ES paper exam date, the latest syllabus for the GATE 2022 ES paper, the latest exam pattern, GATE ES previous year question papers etc. 

GATE Previous Year Environmental Science Paper Analysis

GATE 2022 Preparation Tips and Timetable

GATE 2022 ES Exam Date

The complete schedule for the GATE 2022 Environmental Science exam has been given below - 

Event

Important Dates

Date & Time of GATE 2022 Environmental Science Paper

February 2022

GATE 2022 ES Answer Key Release Date

March 17, 2022

Declaration of GATE 2022 ES Result

March 17, 2022

GATE 2022 Environmental Science Exam Highlights

The highlights about the GATE 2022 Environmental Science (ES) exam has been provided in the table below - 

Exam Name

GATE Environmental Science (ES) Exam

Officiating/Conducting Body

IIT Kharagpur

Date of GATE 2022 ES Exam

February 2022 

Purpose of the Exam

For admission into the M.Tech Environmental Science course offered by various reputed institutions like IITs, IIITs, NITs etc

Examination Mode

Online

Types of Questions

MCQ-Type, MSQ and Numerical-Type

Total Number of Questions

55

Maximum Marks

100

Total Duration

180 Minutes

Sections in Paper

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • General Aptitude

  • Environmental Science

GATE 2022 ES Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme

The table below contains the detailed GATE 2022 Environmental Science exam pattern and marking scheme which the candidates must be aware of before beginning their preparation - 

Total Number of Questions

55

Maximum Marks

100

Pattern of Questions

  • Engineering Mathematics - 15 marks

  • General Aptitude - 15 marks

  • Environmental Science - 70 marks

Marking Scheme

Some questions carry 1 mark and some carry 2 marks

Negative Marking

1/3rd negative marking for some 1 mark questions and 2/3rd negative marking for some 2 marks questions

GATE 2022 Environmental Science Syllabus - Download PDF

With no major changes expected in the GATE 2022 Environmental Science exam syllabus, we have taken into consideration the previous year’s GATE ES paper syllabus to identify all the important chapters and topics which the candidates must have a good grip over to obtain good marks in the exam. The direct link to the GATE Environmental Science paper latest syllabus has been provided below - 

GATE 2022 Environmental Science Syllabus PDF - Download Here!

GATE Environmental Science Question Paper and Answer Key

The candidates will find out the latest GATE Environmental Science question paper and answer key as well as previous years’ papers and answer keys in this section. The Environmental Science paper was introduced last year so the only question paper and answer key links from previous years will be from 2021. The candidates must check out the table below for the GATE ES question paper and answer key - 

Year

GATE ES Question Paper 

GATE ES Answer Key 

2022For Question Paper - Click HereFor Answer Key - Click Here

2021

For Question Paper - Click Here

For Answer Key - Click Here

GATE ES Cutoff (2021)

As the 2022 GATE ES exam is yet to happen, you can check the 2021 cutoff here -

Name of the CategoryCutoff
General39.60
OBC/NCL/EWS35.6
SC/ ST/ PWD26.4

For more updates regarding the GATE Environmental Science paper or any other important aspects of the GATE exam, please stay tuned to CollegeDekho!

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