PG Programs criteria

Eligibility

A minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the qualifying examination from recognized University and score obtained in GAT (Engineering PG) 2021 as specified below.

M.Tech. program Qualifying examination
Computer Science Engineering B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in any branch of Engineering or its equivalent
Cyber Forensics and Information Security B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in any branch of Engineering or its equivalent
Data Sciences B.E./B.Tech./AMIE or equivalent in any branch of specialization
Electronics Design & Technology B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in ECE / EEE / EIE or its equivalent
VLSI Design B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in ECE / EEE / EIE / Instrumentation / CSE / IT or its equivalent
Power Systems and Automation B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in EEE or its equivalent
Structural Engineering B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Civil Engineering or its equivalent
Machine Design B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine /Aerospace or its equivalent
Machine Design and Robotics B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine / Aerospace or its equivalent.
Manufacturing Technology & Automation B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine / Aerospace or its equivalent.
Food Processing Technology B.Tech. Bio-Technology/Food Technology/Chemical Engineering/B.Pharmacy and M.Sc. in Chemistry / Food Science with Proficiency in Basic Biology and Biotechnology or MSC in any area of Biological Science with Proficiency in Basic Mathematics.
Exam Pattern for M.Tech. programs.

The duration of the test is 2 hours. The test consists of three sections and all questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions). Each question has four options of which one is correct. Each correct answer will be awarded 2 marks. The wrong answer and unanswered questions will receive nil marks.

Section Subject No. of questions No. of marks
A Quantitative Aptitude 40 80
B Reasoning 30 60
C Verbal Ability 30 60
Total 100 200

Note : GATE qualified candidates are exempted from appearing for GAT (Engieering PG) - 2021. However, they need to apply for admission and have to attend counselling as per the schedule.


The test will be held online. The students can give the test through a computer, tablet or a mobile, which should have an internet connection and a working front camera. The test is web proctored and usage of any unfair means is forbidden. The login details for the test will be shared with the candidates prior to the exam.

Syllabus for GAT (Engineering PG) 2021
Section Syllabus
A Quantitative Aptitude:
Data Interpretation, Decimal & Fractions, HCF & LCM, Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere, Numerical Reasoning, Probability, Problems on Ages, Profit & Loss, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Sequence & Series, Time & Distance, Work & Time.
B Reasoning:
Alphabet Series, Arithmetical Reasoning, Blood Relations, Clocks & Calendars, Coding-Decoding, Cubes and Dice, Directions, Inserting The Missing Character, Logical Sequence of Words, Number Series
C Verbal Ability:
Adverb, Antonyms, Articles, Comprehension, Conclusion, Critical reasoning, Grammar, Idioms and Phrases, Synonyms, Verb, Vocabulary, Word groups.