New in Gate 2016
- Changes in Syllabus of papers.
- There are 23 papers in total in GATE 2016 with the introduction of new paper Petroleum Engineering (PE). Candidates are required to choose any 1 paper out of 23. Changes in the same is not accepted once the application is submitted.
- After completion of GATE 2016 examination, all answer keys will be made available for dispute within a short time. Every answer key can be challenged. A nominal fee will be levied to prevent frivolous challenges.
- An online virtual calculator will be available to candidates at the time of examination instead of the physical calculator. Candidates can practice with the online virtual calculator on GATE 2016 website.
(Note: Electronic diary, mobile phone, and any such electronic gadgets, blank papers, clip boards and log tables will not be allowed in the examination venue.)