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What’s New in GATE 2021?

Sakunth Kumar
Sakunth KumarUpdated On: July 27, 2020 | GATE

New changes have been introduced in GATE 2021 exam. The eligibility criteria for the GATE has been relaxed. Check the list of changes introduced in GATE 2021 here.

What's New in GATE 2021

IIT Bombay will be conducting the GATE 2021 exam. The official exam dates for the entrance exam have been confirmed, and the online test will be conducted from February 05-07 & 12-14. Candidates aspiring to appear for GATE 2021 must note that major changes have been made in the eligibility criteria and exam pattern. Candidates can check all the list of changes introduced in GATE 2021 here.

Two New Papers Introduced in GATE 2021

For the 2021 exam of GATE, Environmental Science & Engineering and Humanities and Social Sciences papers have been introduced. With the introduction of two new papers, GATE 2021 exam will be conducted in 27 subjects. Candidates who have complete or pursuing final-year B.A. can also appear for Humanities and Social Sciences. This good opportunity for Arts students. PSUs that are willing to hire B.A. graduates can use the score of Humanities and Social Sciences paper of GATE.

GATE 2021 Aspirants Allowed to Choose Two Papers

GATE 2021 aspirants will be allowed to choose two papers in the GATE examination. However, IIT Bombay will specify the subject combinations, and the candidates can choose only those combinations. For more details in this regard, please click on the link below –

Two Paper Option on GATE 2021

Third-Year B.Tech/ Degree 2nd-Year (B.Sc/ BA) Students Eligible for GATE 2021

For GATE 2021, candidates who are pursuing third-year B.Tech or 2nd year of B.Sc / B.A/ first-year of M.Sc are eligible to appear for the entrance exam. This will help the aspirants to improve his/ her performance in the entrance exam in the subsequent year.

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