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GATE 2023 Exam Pattern: A Detailed Analysis

GATE exam is one of the challenging exams for those who want to pursue MTech from prestigious institutes to take up government exams like PSU.
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GATE Exam Pattern 2023
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Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
  • GATE Examination Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Sectional Time Limit: None
  • Total Marks: 100
  • Number of questions: 65
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1. Multiple Choice Questions
2. Multiple Select Questions
3. Numerical Answer Type         Questions
Type of Questions
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GATE Section-wise Number of Questions
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The total number of questions in general aptitude and core discipline is 10 and 55.
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What is the section-wise weightage in GATE exam?
General aptitude and core discipline consists of 15 and 85 marks.
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Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
What is the GATE Marking Scheme?
Candidates will get 1 or 2 marks for each correct answer
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Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
For 1-mark MCQ, 1/3 mark will be deducted, for 2-mark MCQ, 2/3 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer and there is no negative marking for MSQs and NATs.
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Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Is there any negative marking?
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Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
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