GITAM GAT 2017 - Gitam University Entrance Exam 2017 Notification

GAT-2017 Online Admission Test for B.Tech., B.Arch., M.Tech., B.Pharmacy & M.Pharmacy Programs

The Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), Visakhapatnam has released an admission notification inviting applications from interested, eligible candidates to apply for its Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Bachelor of Architecture (BArch), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), Master of Technology (M Tech) and Master of Pharmacy (M Pharm) Programmes offered at Bangalore, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam Campuses for the commencing session 2017

GAT-2017 Online Admission Test for B.Tech, B.Arch., M.Tech., B.Pharmacy & M.Pharmacy Programmes

GAT Online Tests: GITAM Admission Test (GAT) is a computer based online test conducted for admission to UG & PG Technology & Pharmacy Programmes in GITAM University at its Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam Campuses

Bangaluru Campus - Courses Offered:

B.Tech. Programmes (4 years) in Civil Engineering; Computer Science & Engineering; Information Technology; Electrical & Electronics Engineering; Electronics & Communication Engineering; Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering; Industrial Engineering; Mechanical Engineering;

M.Tech. Programmes (2 years) in Cyber Security; Data Sciences; Embedded Systems; VLSI Design

Hyderabad Campus - Courses Offered:

B.Tech. Programme (4 years) in Aerospace Engineering; Civil Engineering; Computer Science & Engineering; Information Technology; Electrical & Electronics Engineering; Electronics & Communication Engineering; Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering; Industrial Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

M.Tech. Programmes (2 years) in Computer Science & Technology; Data Sciences; VLSI Design; Power Systems and Automation; Computer aided Design, Manufacture & Engineering

Visakhapatnam Campus - Courses Offered:

B.Tech. Programmes (4 years) in Biotechnology; Civil Engineering; Computer Science & Engineering; Information Technology; Electrical & Electronics Engineering; Electronics & Communication Engineering; Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering; Industrial Engineering; Mechanical Engineering
Dual Degree (B.Tech + M.Tech) Programme (6 yrs) in Electronics & Communication Engineering; Mechanical Engineering

M.Tech. Programmes (2 years) in Computer Science & Technology; Software Engineering; Information Technology; Data Sciences; RF & Microwave Engineering; VLSI Design; Embedded Systems; Digital Systems & Signal Processing; Electronic Instrumentation; Power Systems and Automation; Machine Design; CAD/CAM; Industrial Engineering & Management; Structural Engineering & Natural Disaster Management; Biotechnology; Food Processing Technology

School of Architecture Course offered - Bachelor of Architecture (5 years)

Institute of Pharmacy Course offered - B.Pharm (4 years); M.Pharm (2 years) in Pharmaceutics; Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance; Pharmacology; Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech Programmes: Pass in Intermediate or 10+2 examination with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (50% aggregate marks for B.Arch. / B.Pharm.) in Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry and First Class or equivalent grade in the qualifying examination from a recognized Central/State Board or its equivalent either in 2017 or 2016 and Rank obtained in GAT(UGTP)-2017

Candidates seeking admission to B.Arch. program should qualify in NATA / JEE (Main)

Candidates with Mathematics/Biology, Physics & Chemistry subjects are eligible for B.Tech. Biotechnology (60% aggregate marks in group and First Class/equivalent grade) and B.Pharmacy

Details of Admission Test GAT (UGTP) - 2017:

The duration of the test is 2 hours. The test consists of three sections and all questions are objective type (multiple choice questions). Each question has four options out of which one is correct. Each correct answer will be awarded 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted from the score for each wrong answer. The unanswered questions will receive nil marks

Section-A: Mathematics/Biology 40 (no of questions); 160 (marks)

Section-B: Physics 30 (no of questions); 120 (marks)

Section-C: Chemistry 30 (no of questions); 120 (marks)

Total: 100 (no of question); 400 (marks)
Syllabus for GAT (UGTP) - 2017 can be downloaded from www.gitam.edu

M.Tech Programs GAT (PGT) - 2017

GAT (PGT)-2017 (Online Admission Test) is conducted for admission to the following M.Tech Programs offered at Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam Campuses

Visakhapatnam Campus: Software Engineering (SE); Information Technology (IT); RF & Microwave Engineering (RF & ME); Embedded Systems(EBD); Digital Systems & Signal Processing (DSSP); Electronic Instrumentation (EI); Structural Eng. & Natural Disaster Management (SENDM); Machine Design (MD); CAD/CAM; Industrial Engineering & Management (IEM); Biotechnology; Food Processing Technology (FPT)

Hyderabad Campus: Computer Science and Technology (CST); VLSI Design; Power Systems and Automation (PSA)

Eligibility Criteria: Pass in the qualifying examination from recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade and score obtained in GAT (PGT) 2017 as specified below:

Qualifying Examination

Computer Science Engg (CST): B.E./B.Tech / AMIE in any branch of Engineering or its equivalent; (SE): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in CSE/IT/ECE/EEE/EI/CSIT or its equivalent

Information Tech (IT): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in any branch of Engineering or its equivalent

Electronics & Comm. Engg (RF and ME): B.E./B/Tech/AMIE in ECE or its equivalent; (VLSI Design): B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in ECE/EEE/EIE/Instrumentation/CSE/IT or its equivalent; (DSSP): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in ECE/EEE/EIE/CSE/IT or its equivalent

Electronics & Instrumentation Engg (EBS): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in ECE /EEE /EIE /Instrumentation/CSE/IT or its equivalent; (EI): B.E./B.Tech./AMIE in ECE/EEE/EIE/Instrumentation or its equivalent

Civil Engineering (SE & NDM): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in Civil Engineering or its equivalent

Electrical & Electronics Engg: (PS&A): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in EEE or its equivalent

Mechanical Engg (MD): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine /Aerospace or its equivalent; (CAD/CAM): B.E./B.Tech/AMIE in Mechanical/Production /Automobile /Marine/Aerospace or its equivalent

Industrial Engg (IE&M): Any Engineering Degree or its equivalent

Biotechnology: B.Tech in Biotechnology or B.Pharm or equivalent or B.Tech Chemical Engineering or M.Sc.in Chemistry/Microbiology/Bioinformatics/Biotechnology) with proficiency in basic Biology with proficiency in basic Mathematics

FPT: B.Tech. Bio-Technology/Food Technology/Chemical Engineering/B.Pharmacy and MSC in Chemistry/Food Science with Proficiency in Basic Biology and Biotechnology or MSC in any area of Biological Science with Proficiency in Basic Mathematics

Admission Test GAT (PGT)-2017
The duration of the test is 2 hours. The test consists of three sections

Section-A: Numerical Data Analysis/Quantitative Analysis 40 (no of questions); 160 (marks)

Section-B: Reasoning and Intelligence 30 (no of questions); 120 (marks)

Section-C: Verbal Ability 30 (no of questions); 120 (marks)

Total: 100 (no of question); 400 (marks)

Note: i) All questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions) each question has four options out of which one is correct answer. Each correct answer will be awarded 3 marks. 1 mark will be deducted from the score for each wrong answer. The unanswered questions will receive nil marks

ii) GATE qualified candidates are exempted from appearing for GAT (PGT) - 2017, however they need to apply to GITAM University for admission before the last date and the candidate has to attend counselling as per the schedule
Syllabus for GAT (PGT)-2017: Visit www.gitam.edu

M.Pharmacy Programs GAT (PGP) - 2017

The GAT (PGP) - 2017 (Online Admission Test) is conducted for admission to the following M.Pharmacy Programmes offered at Visakhapatnam Campus
M.Pharmacy Programme in (01) Pharmaceutics; (02) Pharmacology; (03) Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance; (04) Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Eligibility Criteria: Pass in B.Pharmacy from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade and Score obtained in GAT (PGP) - 2017

Section-A: Pharmaceutics: 25 (no of questions); 100 (marks)

Section-B: Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance 25 (no of questions); 100 (marks)

Section-C: Pharmacology 25 (no of questions); 100 (marks)

Section-D: Pharmaceutical Chemistry 25 (no of questions); 100 (marks)

Total: 100 no of questions; 400 (marks)

Note: i) All questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions), each question has four options out of which one is correct answer; each correct answer will be awarded 3 marks. 1 mark will be deducted from the score for each wrong answer; the unanswered questions will receive nil marks

ii) GPAT qualified candidates are exempted from appearing for GAT (PGP) - 2017, however they need to apply to GITAM University for admission before the last date and the candidate has to attend counselling as per the schedule

Syllabus for GAT (PGP) - 2017 can be downloaded from www.gitam.edu

How to Apply for GAT 2017

Candidates can apply in any one of the following methods:

i. Apply online at www.gitam.edu

ii. Applications can also be obtained by post from Director-Admissions by sending a request on plain paper giving the candidate’s name with complete mailing address accompanied by demand draft for Rs.150/- drawn in favour of GITAM University payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank Request for applications by post will be accepted upto 25th March 2017

iii. Applications are available throughout India in Union Bank of India/Indian Bank/Karur Vysya Bank; list of branches is available on the website

The filled - in application along with Demand Draft for Rs.1000/- (Rs.600/- for female candidates), drawn in favor of Gitam University, payable at Visakhapatnam on any scheduled bank, should reach Director-Admissions, Gitam University, Gandhi Nagar Campus, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam-530045, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA on or before 31st March 2017

GAT 2017 - Online Test Centres

The University will conduct online admission test at the following 48 test centres

Ahmedabad, Anantapur, Bellary, Bengaluru (GITAM Campus), Bengaluru (City), Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bilaspur, Chennai, Chittoor, Coimbatore, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad (GITAM Campus), Hyderabad (Saifabad), Hyderabad (Nagole), Hubli, Jamshedpur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kolkata, Kochi, Kota, Kurnool, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, Nellore, New Delhi, Nizamabad, Ongole, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rajahmundry, Ranchi, Tadepalligudem, Tirupathi, Trivendrum, Velivennu, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and Warangal

The final list of centres will be announced to candidates through the website www.gitam.edu

Important points

i) Hall Tickets will not be sent by post

ii) The University is not responsible for delay in receipt or loss of Application

iii) In all matters in the conduct of GAT-2017, the decision of the Vice-Chancellor will be final All disputes pertaining to GAT-2017 shall be subject to the jurisdiction ofVisakhapatnam

iv) Every effort has been made by GITAM University to ensure the correctness of the information provided in this document

Important Dates for GAT - 2017

Last Date for Receipt of Filled-in Applications: 31st March 2017

Online Slot Booking: 09th to 13th April 2017

Download of E-Hall-Tickets: 09th April 2017 onwards

Online Tests at different Centres: 16th to 30th April 2017

Announcement of Test Results: 05th May 2017

Gitam University, Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam Campus, Gitam Institute of Technology, GITAM University, Gandhi Nagar Campus, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam-530045 (Andhra Pradesh), Phone: +91--2840525, Email: [email protected]

Hyderabad Campus, Gitam School of Technology, Gitam University, Rudraram, Hyderabad-502329, Telangana State, Tel.: +91-8455-221266, Email: [email protected]

Bengaluru Campus, Gitam School of Technology, Gitam University, NH-207, Nagadenahali, Doddaballapur Taluk Bengaluru Rural-562163, Karnataka State, Phone: +91-080-28098000, Email: [email protected], Website www.gitam.edu