Gitam Admission Test [GAT]

GAT 2018

Exam Date : 16th April 2018 To 30th April 2018
Result Date : 5th May 2018

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Application form, Dates, Syllabus, and Pattern for GAT 2018

  • A national-level examination, the Gitam Admission Test(GAT) is conducted by the Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) every year for students seeking admission in graduate and post graduate programs in engineering, architecture, and pharmacy.
  • The University has three campuses at Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, and Bangalore.
  • GITAM University offers close to 123 programs at all levels across varied disciplines.
  • GAT 2018 is an annual examination and takes place both online and offline
  • GAT 2018 application forms are available from 10th November 2017 to 31st March 2018.
  • The candidates have to fill the application form and with correct details. 
  • The candidates who fill the application form will get the admit card. 
  • The admit card will be available on the official website of GAT 2018 on 12th April 2018.
  • The candidate has to bring the admit card along with the identity card to the examination hall.
  • A candidate who does not possess the valid Admit Card shall not be admitted to the Examination Hall 
  • The result of the GAT 2018 will declare on 5th May 2018.
  • Depending on the marks scored by the candidate in GAT 2018 examination, The candidate can choose his/her stream.
  • There are different eligibility criteria for different courses apart from the marks scored by the candidate.
  • The seat allotment process for the selected candidate will start from 4th June 2018.

B.Tech programs in Visakhapatnam Campus:

Biotechnology

Computer science and Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electrical and communication Engineering

Electrical and

instrumentation

Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Information Technology

Mechanical Engineering


M. Tech programs in Visakhapatnam Campus:

Biotechnology

Food Processing Technology

Structural Engineering and Natural Disaster Management

Computer Science and Technology

Software Engineering

Cyber Forensics and Information Security

Power System and automation

VLSI Design

Digital System and Signal Processing

RF and Microwave Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Embedded System

Industrial Engineering and Management

Information Technology

Data Sciences

CAD/CAM

Machine Design


B.Tech programs in Hyderabad Campus:

Aerospace Engineering 

Biotechnology

Computer science and Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electrical and communication Engineering

Electrical and

instrumentation

Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Information Technology

Mechanical Engineering


M. Tech programs in Hyderabad Campus:

Computer Science and Technology

Cyber Security

Power System and automation

VLSI Design

Data Sciences

Computer Aided Design, Manufacture and Engineering


B.Tech programs in Bengaluru Campus:

Computer science and Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electrical and communication Engineering

Electrical and

Instrumentation

Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Information Technology

Mechanical Engineering


M. Tech programs in Bengaluru Campus:

Data Sciences

Cyber Security

Embedded System

VLSI Design

 


Summary of GAT exam:

Level of exam

National

Authority

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM)

Examination Stream

Technology

Address of Vishakapatnam

campus

GITAM University Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda,

Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda,
Visakhapatnam-530045, Andhra Pradesh, India

Contact number 

Visakhapatnam campus:- 0891-2866555, 2730177 

Bengaluru campus:-080-28098000, 010

Hyderabad campus:- 08455-221266, 204200, 202

 Email Id:-  director_admissions@gitam.edu 

GAT 2018 Important Dates

  • The application forms for GAT 2018 is available from 10th November 2017.
  • Candidates can fill the application form till 31st March 2018.
  • Admit cards for GAT 2018 will be available from 12th April 2018.
  • GAT 2018 exam will be held on 16th April 2018.
  • Result of GAT 2018 declares on 5th May 2018.
  • counselling process starts from 4th June 2018.

GAT 2018 Eligibility

  • Candidates must pass his/her 12th with minimum 60% from Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, to be eligible for the GAT exam for B.Tech Programme.
  • Candidates who secure first class grade in state or central board will get direct admissions in GITAM University.
  • Candidates must pass his/her 12th with minimum 60% from Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, to be eligible for the GAT exam for B.Tech Biotechnology Programme.
  • Candidates belong to B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Civil Engineering or its equivalent are eligible for M.Tech in Structural Engineering & Natural Disaster Management.
  • Candidates belong to B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine /Aerospace or its equivalent are eligible for M.Tech in Machine Design, CAD/CAM or CADME.

GAT 2018 Application Process

  • Candidate can apply for GAT 2018 both from online mode or offline mode.

Offline mode:

  • Candidates applying offline have to send a written application to the Director of Admission with all details and a demand draft in favour of GITAM University.
  • The amount of demand draft is Rs 150/-

Online mode:

  • Visit the Official website.
  • Register yourself.
  • Fill the details regarding identity, qualification and contact details.
  • Candidate will get login id and password via SMS and email.
  • upload the passport size photograph and signature.
  • The maximum size of the JPG format image must be 50 KB.
  • After submitting, take some printout of the form and send over to the university.

GAT 2018 Application Form Details

  • Candidates can fill the application form from 10th November 2017 till 31st March 2018.
  • Candidate can make the payment of fee either via net banking/credit card/debit card or via sending demand draft.
  • Demand Draft can be sent to the address mentioned drawn from Indian Bank, Union Bank of India or Karur Vyasa Bank.

Application form fee:

  • The application form charge Rs 1000 for male candidates.
  • The application form charges Rs. 600 for female candidates.

GAT 2018 Admit Card

  • Candidates can download admit card from the official website from 12th April 2018.
  • admit card is equivalent to hall ticket.
  • It is mandatory to take Admit card to the examination hall. 

Stepwise process to download admit card:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Log-in to the page using the credentials.
  • Select the test centre and date for the GAT 2018 examination.
  • confirm and submit the chosen slot for the GAT 2018.
  • Click on generate the e-hall ticket for GAT exam.
  • Download and Print the GAT Admit card.

Carry one of the following documents to the venue along with the admit card:

  • Passport
  • EC Voter ID card
  • Driving License
  • School/College photo-bearing ID card
  • IT PAN card
  • Aadhar Card

GAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam pattern of GAT 2018 in brief:

Mode of Exam 

 Online and Offline

 Duration

120 minutes 

Type of Questions 

Objective Type  

 Total Number of Question

100 

Total Number of Section

3

Total Marks

300

 For each Correct Answer

 +3

For each Wrong answer

-1

GAT 2018 Syllabus

  • The syllabus of GAT exam is designed to check the logical and analytical skills of the candidates.
  • The GAT 2018 Examination contains important topics covered in class 11th and 12th.
  • Candidates attempting for GAT are advised to prepare well for the topics they have been taught in class 11th and 12th for the Subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology.
  • The GAT 2018 Examination will test for his/her ability to visualize three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings, Analytical Reasoning, Mental Ability.

GAT 2018 Results

  • Result of GAT 2018 declares on 5th May 2018.
  • Usually, the result declares 10 days after the main exam.

Steps to download the admit card:

  • Visit the official website for GAT 2018.
  • Enter the admit card number and Date of Birth.
  • if the candidates qualify the exam he/she can download the call letter for counselling.
  • Click on 'Call Letter' tab and download.

Merit List for Admissions:

  • The marks scored by the candidates decide the merit rank of the candidates.
  • A candidate qualified in GAT will be eligible for admission only if he/she fulfils the requirement of minimum marks in the qualifying examination as per the eligibility criteria.
  • 25% seats are reserved top ranker from Karnataka state for admission at Bengaluru canpus.

GAT 2018 Counselling

  • Candidates who qualify the GAT 2018 can apply for the counselling process.
  • The counselling process starts from 4th June 2018.
  • There are many institutions participate in the counselling process.
  • Seat allotted to the candidate depends upon the marks scored by the candidate and availability of seats.
  • Candidates are requested to carry their original documents for verification.

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