The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi invites application for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020 till September 24.
Candidates, however, can submit applications till October 1 but will have to pay the late fee.
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in engineering and technology.
Qualifying in GATE is a mandatory requirement for seeking admission and/or financial assistance to: (i) Master’s programs and direct Doctoral programs in Engineering/Technology/Architecture and (ii) Doctoral programs in relevant branches of Science, in the institutions supported by the MHRD and other Government agencies.
Several Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) uses GATE scores to shortlist the candidates for employment.
Direct recruitment to Group A level posts in Central government, i.e., Senior Field Officer (Tele), Senior Research Officer (Crypto) and Senior Research Officer (S&T) in Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India, is now being carried out on the basis of GATE score.
Some other Government of India Organizations have also expressed their interest to utilize GATE 2020 score for their recruitment purpose.
GATE 2020 score is valid for THREE YEARS from the date of announcement of the results.