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Can I use one e-mail address to fill multiple application forms of GATE? <p>NO, one e-mail address can be used to submit only one application form.</p>

My power/internet connection failed during the application process, what do I do for filling GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics? <p>If you have clicked on the &ldquo;Save&rdquo; button during the application process, the data you entered up to that point of time has been stored online. Simply login back to the GATE application website and continue the application process. Otherwise, you have to start the process afresh.</p>

How do I make the fee payment for GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics examination? <p>You can make the payment during the ONLINE application process by choosing the following option: a). Online Payment: Net Banking through the payment gateway. b). e-challan : e-challan of State Bank of India.</p>

My power/Internet connection failed during GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics online payment. What do I do? <p>When you can get back online, first check the status of your payment on the GATE application website. a) If the payment was received by GATE, you can continue the process of printing the application form. b) If the payment was not received by GATE, you have to start with the payment step again, to complete payment.</p>

My bank account has been debited (money taken out), but GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics Application website says that the payment has not been received. What do I do? <p>This happens because of some failure in internet transactions (including failure of internet connection at your end). Within 72 Hr. GATE Application website shows that the payment is sucess, You will be charged only once. Any excess/unaccounted debits will be returned to you.</p>

Do I have to send the print-out of the GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics application form? <p>NO</p>

After completing the ONLINE GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics application process and generating a PDF file, will I be able to change my application data? <p>NO. After completing all the steps upto PDF application form generation in the ONLINE application process, you can only download the application form and CANNOT modify the data. Hence you need to be very careful while entering the data. You may also save a partially filled application and login in again at a later point in time to complete and submit the application, however it must be within the specified deadline</p>

For how many GATE papers can I apply? <p>A candidate can apply for only ONE of the 23 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE website. The choice of the appropriate paper is the responsibility of the candidate. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested below. The candidate is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to the discipline of his/her qualifying degree. The candidate is, however, free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan, keeping in mind the eligibility criteria of the institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission</p>

Will I be provided with any white paper for rough work and calculations during the GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics test? <p>A scribble pad will be provided to the candidate that can be used to do the rough work. The candidate has to return the scribble pad after the examination.</p>

What items are not permitted to be brought with me inside the GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics examination venue? <p>Electronic diary, mobile phone, and any such electronic gadgets, blank papers, clip boards and log-tables will not be allowed in the examination venue.</p>

Will there be any arrangement at the GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics test center for the safe keeping of my personal items such as my mobile phone? <p>NO. Such arrangements will not be possible at the test center.</p>

Is the Admit card alone sufficient to gain entry to the GATE- GG Geology and Geophysics exam? <p>No. Bring the Admit Card at the test center along with at least one original (not photocopied/scanned copy) and valid (not expired) photo identification, whose details have been entered while filling the application. ONLY one of the following photo identifications is permitted: Driving license, Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhaar UID, College ID, Employee Identification Card, or a Notarized Affidavit with Photo, Signature, Date of Birth and Residential Address. Photocopies of the identification document are not acceptable. Candidates will not be permitted to take the exam if the original and valid photo identification is not presented.</p>

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