GATE Registration 2024 (Out) – How to Fill Application Form, Exam Fees


GATE Registration 2024 – The GATE 2024 registration is now open! The last date to apply is September 29, 2023. To register for the GATE exam, you will need to fill out the GATE application form 2024: and pay the application fee of INR 1000/- (General/OBC) or INR 500/- (SC/ST/PwD). The GATE 2024 exam will be held on February 11, 2024. The admit card for the GATE exam will be released in January 2024.

So what are you waiting for? Register for GATE 2024 today and take the first step towards your dream career in engineering!

GATE aspirants, you have arrived here which suggests you are dedicated to explore information for the GATE 2024 Registration Process. Gate Registrations will commence from 30th August 2023. Applicants must complete their GATE Registration 2024 through the official web portal of GATE 2024 i.e. . The GATE 2024 Online Application Form is available till September 29 2023. But with late fee charges, October 13 is the final day to register for GATE 2024.




GATE 2024 Application Form Date


IISc Bangalore published its exam schedule in the month of August 2023. The GATE 2024 registration portal link is now active at the official website. The GATE 2024 registration dates are shown below.


GATE 2024 Registration Date


Online Application Process Opens
30th August 2023
Official Website
GATE 2024 Online Application Processing System (GOAPS)
Closing Date of REGULAR online registration/ application process (Without Late Fee) for GATE Application Form 2024
29th September 2023
Closing Date of EXTENDED online registration/ application process (With Late Fee) for GATE Application Form 2024
13th October 2023
Modifications in GATE 2024 Application Form
07th to 11th November 2023


Documents required for filling GATE 2024 Application Form


Keep the following documents scanned beforehand to avoid hassles while filling up the application form for GATE 2024. 


NOTE: Ensure that the uploaded documents are readable and clear. Uploading unreadable documents may lead to delays in processing the application and may lead to rejection of candidature.


  1. Photo ID Card– Scanned copy of valid photo Identity document ( any one)

Aadhar-UID (preferable)

  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Voter ID
  • Driving License


The photo ID must have Name, Date of birth of the candidate and a unique photo ID number. This photo ID must be carried in the original to the examination hall for verification.

  1. Photograph – High quality image of candidate’s photograph conforming to the requirements specified in the Information Brochure.
  2. Signature – High quality image of candidate’s signature conforming to the requirements specified in the Information Brochure.
  3. SC/ST Certificate (If applicable) – Scanned copy of Category (SC/ST) certificate in pdf format (if applicable).
  4. PWD Certificate ((If applicable)- Scanned copy of PwD Certificate in pdf format (if applicable).
  5. Certificate of Dyslexia (If applicable) – Scanned copy of Certificate of Dyslexia in pdf format (if applicable).


Steps to fill GATE 2024 Registration Form


The GATE 2024 registration process cannot be overlooked by the candidates. One has to follow all stepf for GATE registration in the following sequence-


  1. Registration

A candidate must first register by providing full name, valid e-mail address, mobile number and by choosing a password. All communication will be sent to this e-mail address and mobile number. Only one registration per email address is allowed. No change in email or mobile number will be entertained at a later stage.

  1. Enrolment ID

Each registration will be provided with a unique Enrolment ID, which will be communicated to the candidate by e-mail. The Enrolment ID will be needed for reference in future communication pertaining to the examination.

  1. Password

The candidate must choose a password during enrolment and will be needed to log in to the account. It is recommended to choose a password that cannot be guessed easily. The password must be kept confidential.

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The online application process is self-explanatory and user-friendly.


  • Enter Personal details (name of the candidate, date of birth, mobile number, name and mobile number of parent or guardian, etc.).  

NOTE- Prefixes/titles such as Mr./Shri/Dr./Mrs./Smt./Prof./Capt./Maj./Lt./Col. etc. must not be used.


The name of the candidate in the application form must be exactly the same as that in the valid photo ID, which the candidate must produce in original while appearing for GATE 2024 examination at the centre. Candidates are advised to ensure that the date of birth provided in the application form matches exactly with that mentioned in the photo ID.

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  • Enter Address for communication including PIN code
  • Enter Eligibility degree details
  • Enter College name and address with PIN code
  • Enter Choice of GATE paper(s) and their codes in which the candidate wishes to appear.
  • Enter Choice of GATE examination cities

You may choose THREE cities from the given list (from the same zone).

  • Good quality image of the candidate’s photograph conforming to the specifications

candidate photograph

sample of acceptable photographs

  • Good quality image of the candidate’s signature conforming to the specifications


photograph size

acceptable signature

  • Scanned copy of valid photo Identity Document (ID)
  • PDF copy of Category (SC/ST) certificate (if applicable)
  • PDF copy of PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • PDF copy of Dyslexic Certificate (if applicable)
  • Pay the GATE 2024 Application Fee. You may pay via Net-banking /debit card / credit card / UPI / wallet.


Before proceeding to payment, the candidate is advised to check the filled-in application form for any errors. Once the candidate clicks “Submit and Proceed to Payment” button, no changes can be made to the application.Before submitting the online application form, the candidate will be asked to read and accept a declaration that the details furnished are correct and that falsification of data will attract appropriate consequences.


GATE 2024 Application Form Fees: For Exam Centres in India

GATE 2024 Application Form is incomplete without paying the fee as applicable. A candidate can apply for a maximum of two papers. The following table shows the application fee per paper. Exams for GATE 2024 will be conducted online only at exam centres located within India.It will NOT be conducted in centres outside India.

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How to Check GATE 2024 Application Status?

To check the 2024 GATE Application Status, candidates are required to login at GATE 2024 registration link using their login credentials. Candidates should not worry if the GATE application status is “Under Scrutiny/Under Process”. All GATE 2024 application forms are examined by the appropriate authorities, and those applicants whose applications require corrections with regard to their image, signature, or supporting documentation are automatically sent an email or SMS.


GATE Application Form 2024 Correction Fee

Candidates can modify their application form for GATE 2024 between 4th of November to 11th of November 2023 by paying the applicable charges. No modification after the 11th of November will be allowed on the portal. 


Steps to correct GATE 2024 Application Form

  1. Login through GOAPS by entering GATE enrolment number and password.
  2. Correct the permissible details.
  3. Pay the difference in fee if applicable and submit.
  4. Save the GATE 2024 application form.


GATE 2024 Application Form Corrections available from 4TH to 11TH November 2023


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What after GATE Application Form 2024?

Admit cards will be made available on the official website to candidates who successfully complete the GATE registration 2024. Only candidates with an admit card will be permitted to participate in GATE 2024. Candidates may refer to the GATE Test Pattern 2024 that has been provided by the authorities in order to better grasp the question paper. Additionally, they should look at the previous year’s test questions for practice because it will boost their sense of confidence.


FAQs for GATE Application Form 2024

Q. Can I appear in any of the GATE 2024 papers?
Ans. Although, the candidate is free to choose any of the papers (up to two from the given combinations), the candidate should select papers appropriate to the discipline of qualifying degree.

Q. How do I apply ONLINE?
Ans.Visit to apply for GATE Entrance Exam 2024.

Q. Can I use one e-mail address to fill multiple application forms?
Ans. NO. One e-mail address can be used to submit only ONE application form.

Q. Do I need to fill two forms to appear in two papers?
Ans. NO. The two papers option may be selected based on the given set of combinations in a SINGLE form only.

Q. Why should I choose THREE examination cities?
Ans. The candidates will most likely be allotted a centre in the examination city of their first choice. Only in cases where there are too many candidates opting for a certain city as their first choice, the other two choices become relevant. The candidates are required to fill their choices of cities to appear in the examination, but should remember that because of operational constraints, the GATE committee reserves the right to add a new city or remove an existing one, and allot a city that may not be any of the choices of a candidate.

Q. Does the OBC (non-creamy layer) or EWS candidate need to upload the category certificate?
Ans. No

Q. How do I make the fee payment for the GATE 2024 examination?
Ans. The payment option will appear after filling the online application form in GATE 2024 website. The candidate can opt for any of the payment options listed over there. The additional charges such as service charges, processing fees or bank charges, have to be borne by the candidate.

Q. What do I do, if power/Internet connection fails during an online payment?
Ans. When you can get back online, login back to GATE 2024 website and check the status of the payment. If the payment was received by GATE, you can continue the process of printing the application form. If the payment was not received by GATE 2024, you may initiate a fresh payment.In case, any fee amount that has been debited (deducted) from your bank account, but not received any acknowledgement for fee payment from GATE 2024, then the money will be credited back to your account. However, this may take a week or more.

Q. Money has been debited from my account more than once. How do I get the money back?
Ans. All multiple payments received on behalf of GATE 2024 from your account with respect to one application, will automatically be returned (credited) to the same bank account. However, this may take a week or more.

Q. After completing the ONLINE application process and generating a PDF file, will I be able to change my application data?
Ans. NO. After completing all the steps up to PDF application form generation in the ONLINE application process, you can only download the application form and CANNOT modify the data. Hence, you need to be very careful while entering the data.

Q. I have missed to take a print-out of my ONLINE application at the end of my application process. How will I get access to it?
Ans. You can login using Enrolment ID and password and take a print-out for your own reference.The print-out must not be sent to GATE Organising Institute or Zonal Office.

Q. If I have not uploaded the photograph as per the specifications mentioned, will my application be rejected?
Ans. Your application will be marked DEFECTIVE. You will be intimated by email, SMS or phone call from your respective Zone to RECTIFY your DEFECT (by uploading a new photograph). You will be given chances for rectification up to the deadline, beyond which your application will either be considered as PROVISIONAL or REJECTED.

Q. I have requested for a change in the examination city with the new city/cities by paying additional fee. Will I get the new city added?
Ans. It is not ensured that you will get a newly added city only. You will get one of the cities out of three choices given depending upon the availability of the seats in that city.

Q. I want to withdraw my application. Will my application fee be refunded?
Ans. NO.



GATE 2024 aspirants must keep in mind the crucial dates and should fill their application forms well before the last date. They must take proper care to ensure that the details filled are absolutely correct as per their knowledge. 

In case of any discrepancy while filling the application form, candidates may contact the authorities through GATE 2024 helpline number at 080 2293 3711 / 3712 / 3713 / 3714

This helpline number will be available Monday to Friday  (Government working days only) from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon and 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm.


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