GAT 2018

Exam Date : 11th April 2018 To 26th April 2018
Result Date : 30th April 2018

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Updated on - Apr 18th, 2018 | 01:03 PM by Pratik Chatterjee

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

GITAM GAT 2018 overview

Introduction to GITAM GAT (GITAM Admission Test) 2018:

  • About: Gitam Admission Test(GAT) is a University-level examination conducted by the Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) every year for candidates seeking admission in graduate and postgraduate programs in engineering, architecture, and pharmacy.

  • About the College: Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) is a Deemed to be University under area 3 of the UGC Act, 1956. In last 38 years, GITAM has accomplished multiple points of reference and built up its very own repute in the field of advanced education.
  • Repute: Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, popularly known as GITAM, was founded in the year 1980 by a philanthropic group of prominent intellectuals and industrialists of Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the largest university in Southern India.

  • Level: GITAM GAT 2018  is a University level examination conducted by GITAM University for admissions in its three campuses namely: GITAM Hyderabad, GITAM Vishakapatnam and GITAM Bangalore.

  • Programs: GITAM University offers approximately 123 programs at all levels across various disciplines.

  • Authority: GITAM University has absolute rights for conducting GITAM GAT 2018 examination and to decide about the admissions and allotment of seats across its three campus.

  • Scholarships: GITAM University offers full Scholarship for those Candidates who have secured Ranks between 1 to 10, and 50% Scholarships for Candidates who have Scored Ranks between 11 to 100.

GITAM GAT 2018 Important details:


Exam Name

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management Admission Test



Exam Level

University Level

Exam Category

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Types of Question

100 Objective MCQ's (3 sections)

Exam mode


Marking Scheme

(+)4 marks for every correct response

(-)1 for every incorrect 

Exam Duration

2 hours


GITAM University

Exam Date

11th April 2018  to 26th April 2018 

Courses Offered through GITAM GAT 2018:





















Aerospace Engineering

4 years

 4 years


4 years 


 4 years


4 years 


4 years 


4 years 

Industrial Engineering

4 years 

4 years 

 4 years













 Computer Science & Technology

2 years

Data Sciences 

2 years 

 Cyber Forensics & Information Security

2 years 

2 years 

Power Systems and Automation

2 years 

 Computer-aided Design, Manufacture & Engineering

2 years 

2 years 

RF & Microwave Engineering

2 years 

Embedded Systems

2 years 

 Digital Systems & Signal 

2 years 

 Processing Electronic Instrumentation

2 years 



5 years



4 years









2 years

 Pharmaceutical Analysis

2 years 


2 years 

 Pharmaceutical Chemistry

2 years 

GITAM GAT 2018 News Section:

  • Exam Date: GITAM GAT 2018 exam will happen from 11th April to 26th April 2018 
  • Result Date: GITAM GAT 2018 results will be out on 30th April 2018 

GITAM GAT 2018 Important Dates:

  • GITAM GAT 2018 Application Form: The last date to complete the GITAM GAT 2018 application process was 31st March 2018.

  • Admit Card: The admit card/E Hall Ticket for GITAM GAT 2018 is available from 5th April 2018 on the official website of GITAM GAT.

  • To know more about GITAM GAT 2018 Exam Date and other important dates, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Under Graduate Courses: Candidates must have a pass in 12th standard with a minimum aggregate of 60% in PCM(Physics, Chemistry, Maths), to be eligible for the GITAM GAT 2018 exam for Graduation Programmes. The acceptance criteria vary for different courses.

  • Post Graduate Courses: Candidates must have a pass in Graduation with the minimum aggregate of 60%, to be eligible for the GITAM GAT 2018 exam for Post Graduation Programmes.

  • To know more about the GITAM GAT 2018 eligibility criteria for all different courses, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Application Form:

  • GITAM GAT Application Process: The candidates need to fill in the personal details, academic details and upload the scanned copies of the photographs in the GITAM GAT 2018 application form.

  • Payment Mode: Candidates can pay the application fee through DD ( Demand Draft) and also online using the credit or debit cards. The fee for the GITAM GAT 2018 for boys is INR 1000/- and for girls is INR 600/-.

  • To know more about the detailed stepwise instruction on how to submit GITAM GAT 2018 application form and payment ways, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam Mode and Pattern: The GITAM GAT 2018 will be held online (computer-based). There will be a total of 100 questions which will be MCQ based and the duration will be of 2 hours comprising of 3 sections.

  • Marking Scheme: Four marks will be awarded for every correct answer in case of B.Tech three marks will be awarded for every correct answer in case of M.Tech and one mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

  • To know more about all the GITAM GAT 2018 exam paper pattern, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Admit Card:

  • Credentials: The GITAM GAT 2018 admit card/ E Hall ticket contains all the relevant details of the candidate and necessary guidelines.

  • Details on E Hall Ticket: The admit card/ E Hall Ticket will contain important details such as personal details, application number, exam centre, date and time etc.

  • To know more about GITAM GAT 2018 admit card and the instructions regarding it, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Syllabus:

  • B.Tech: The syllabus of GITAM GAT 2018 will comprise of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics for B.Tech exam. 

  • M.Tech: The syllabus of GITAM GAT 2018 will have topics from quantitative aptitude, reasoning, and verbal ability for M.Tech exam.

  • To know the detailed syllabus of all the paper along with courses related to it, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Result:

  • Official Website: GITAM GAT 2018 result will be declared on 30th April 2018 at the official website.

  • Gitam Results:  Candidate's date of birth and enrollment number is required to check GITAM GAT 2018 result.

  • To know more about how to download GET 2018 results, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Counselling:

  • Starting Date: The GITAM GAT 2018 qualified students can apply for the counselling process of GITAM GAT 2018 which commences on 15th May 2018.

  • Procedure: On the basis of merit list, admission will take place. The candidates will be invited for document verification and seat allotment. During the counselling process, students have to provide their preference of colleges and courses for getting admitted. 

  • To know the entire process of GITAM GAT 2018 counselling process, click here.

GITAM GAT 2018 Contact Details:

GITAM Vishakapatnam Campus:
Address: Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam-530045 Andhra Pradesh, India
Phone: (+91-891) 2790 101, 2790 202
GITAM Hyderabad Campus:
Prof. N.Siva Prasad, Pro Vice-Chancellor
Rudraram, Patancheru Mandal, Hyderabad, Telangana, Medak Dist- 502329
Phone No: 08455 221294
E-mail ID:
Fax: 08455-221293
Prof.Dr.Ch.Sanjay, Principal
Phone No: 08455-221274/221275
E-mail ID:
GITAM Bengaluru Campus:
Prof.K.Vijaya Bhaskar Raju, Director
NH 207, Nagadenehalli, Doddaballapur Taluk,
Bengaluru Rural District, Karnataka- 561 203
Phone No: 080–28098000
E-mail ID:
Fax: 080-28098002

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GAT 2018 Important Dates

GITAM GAT 2018 important dates Summary:

  • Application Start Date: The application forms for GITAM GAT 2018 will be available from 11th November 2017.

  • Application End Date: Candidates can fill the application form till 26th March 2018.

  • Admit Card: Candidates can download their GITAM GAT 2018 admit card from 5th April 2018.

  • Examination: GITAM GAT 2018 exam will be held on 11th April 2018.

  • Result: The result of GITAM GAT 2018 declares on 30th April 2018 at the official website.

  • Counselling: The counselling process commences from 15th May 2018.

GAT 2018 Eligibility

  • For B.Tech: Candidates must have passed his/her 12th with minimum 60% from Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, to be eligible for the GAT 2018 exam for B.Tech Programme.

  • Direct Admission: Candidates who secure first class grade in state or central board will get direct admissions in GITAM University.

  • B.Tech Biotechnology: Candidates must have passed his/her 12th with minimum 60% from Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, to be eligible for the GAT 2018 exam for B.Tech Biotechnology Programme.

  • For M.Tech: 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

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

Offline mode:

  • Applications can be obtained by post from director-admissions by sending a request with the candidate's name with complete mailing address accompanied by demand draft for INR 150/- drawn in favour of "GITAM University" payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank.

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

  • Availability: Candidates can fill the application form from 11th November 2017 till 26th March 2018.

  • Online Mode: Candidate can make the payment of fee either via net banking/credit card/debit card or via sending demand draft.

  • Offline Mode: 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 INR 1000 for male candidates.

    • The application form charges INR 600 for female candidates.

GAT 2018 Admit Card

  • Availability: Candidates can download admit card from the official website from 5th April 2018.

  • Note:

    • Admit card is equivalent to hall ticket.

    • It is mandatory to take Admit card to the examination hall. 

The stepwise process to download admit card:

  • Official Site: Visit the official website.

  • Credentials: Log-in to the page using the credentials.

  • Choice: Select the test centre and date for the GITAM GAT 2018 examination.

  • Submit: confirm and submit the chosen slot for the GITAM GAT 2018.

  • Generate: Click on generate the e-hall ticket for GITAM GAT exam.

  • Print: 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:

Exam Pattern Summary

Mode of Exam

 Online and Offline


120 minutes 

Type of Questions 

Objective Type  

 Total Number of Question


Total Number of Section


Total Marks


 For each Correct Answer


For each Wrong answer


GAT 2018 Syllabus

  • The syllabus of GAT 2018 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.

  • Mathematics:
    • UNIT – 1 Diversity in living world
    • UNIT 2: External morphology

GAT 2018 Results

  • Declaration: The result of GAT 2018 declares on 30th April 2018.

Steps to download the admit card:

  • Official Site: Visit the official website for GAT 2018.

  • Credentials: Fill the hall card number and Date of Birth.

  • Call Letter: If the candidate is qualified the exam he/she can download the call letter for counselling.

  • Download: Click on 'Call Letter' tab and download the call letter or results for counselling.

GAT 2018 Counselling

GITAM GAT 2018 Counselling Summary:

  • Eligibility: Candidates who qualify the GAT 2018 can apply for the counselling process.

  • Commencement: The counselling process starts from 15th May 2018.

  • Participating Institutes: There are many institutions participate in the counselling process.

  • Seat allotment: Seat allotted to the candidate depends upon the marks scored by the candidate and availability of seats.

  • Documents Verification: Candidates are requested to carry their original documents for verification.

Colleges which accept [GAT]

Gurpreet Masters in Fashion Management , batch of 2019
25 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

1.There is no age limit for masters courses in NIFT UG from any recognized college/University 2.The candidates applying for this course have to administrated with - General Ability Test GAT. (First round) -Group Discussion (Second round) 3. Cut off changes yearly. Mostly it is above 85%

Adarsh Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021
17 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Admission to IIT Kharagpur to Btech and Mtech courses are done through JEE ADVANCED. The typical cutoffs for the exam are determined by the relative performance of students every year. Students having AIR Less than 6000 GAT admitted to IIT Kharagpur

Rahul Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA], batch of 2019
01 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

A student needs to have a minimum of 60% marks in his/her 12th Board to get the admission. One also has to write GAT entrance exam.

Niteesh Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2020
23 Nov 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Candidate must clear the GAT exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute to get admission in this college.

SREENIVASA Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2017
20 Nov 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: -> Pass marks in +2 or any other equivalent examination approved by GITAM University of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. ->Admissions into B.Tech will be based on an All India Entrance Test (GAT) conducted by GITAM University and the rule of reservation, wherever applicable.

Akshika Bachelor of Design [B.Des] (Fashion Design), batch of 2021
17 Aug 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Eligibility criteria were 10th and 12th pass entrance examinations C.A.T- CREATIVE ABILITY TEST and GAT- GENERAL ABILITY TEST and a situation test and it's good to obtain a rank under 200.

Want to get in ?
SUNIL Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2017
11 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • Eligibility for biotech at GITAM University: Candidates must have passed class XII from a recognized state or central board.
  • They need to secure minimum aggregate marks of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in class XII.
  • Eligibility for at GITAM University: Candidates must have passed class XII from a recognized state or central board.
  • They need to secure minimum aggregate marks of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, and Maths in class XII.
  • Those appearing in Class XII or equivalent in 2017 will be eligible to apply for GITAM GAT 2017. 
Want to get in ?
Anmol Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA], batch of 2015
06 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  •  Admissions in Galgotias University are based on the GAT Galgotias entrance test.
  • Cut-offs are70%.
Nagaraju Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2017
01 Feb 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The eligibility criteria to join GITAM University is an Intermediate pass. I have taken GAT exam which will be held by Gitam University.
  • This university is in top 20 in India. There will be many typical cut-offs available for the course.
  • If you get good internal marks then you can score good C.G.P.A and G.P.A score at the final.
  • There are fest, entertainment, ethical days, all types of festivals celebrated in the college.
Manoj kumar BEM, batch of 2017
30 Jan 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • Eligibility criteria for my course at GITAM Institute of Science are passing the intermediate with a minimum of 70% marks and we have to qualify the GAT exam.
  • Minimum cut off is 50% marks.

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