List of GATE Exam subjects for 2017

List of GATE Exam subjects for 2017

What subjects /papers can I choose from for GATE 2017? Out of the 22 papers available, the applicant has to choose only 1 paper. This choice has to be made by the applicants at the time of application form submission or appearing for the examination. providing List of GATE Exam subjects for 2017

List of gate paper & corresponding code:

a. Aerospace Engg (AE) l. Geology and Geophysics (GG)
b. Agricultural Engg (AG) m. Instrumentation Engineering (IN)
c. Architecture and Planning (AR) n. Mathematics (MA)
d. Biotechnology (BT) o. Mechanical Engineering (ME)
e. Civil Engineering (CE) p. Metallurgical Engineering (MT)
f. Chemical Engineering (CH) q. Physics (PH)
g. Com. Sci & Information Tech (CS) r. Production & Industrial Engineering (PI)
h. Chemistry (CY) s. Textile Engineering and  Fibre Science (TF)
i. Electronics & Communication Engg (EC) t. Engineering Sciences (XE)*
j. Ecology & Evolution (EY) u. Life Sciences (XL)
k. Electrical Engineering (EE) v. Metallurgical Engineering (MT)

*XE Paper Sections      code                           **XL Paper Sections          code

Engg Mathematics (Compulsory) A Chemistry (Compulsory) H
Fluid Mechanics B Biochemistry I
Materials Science C Botany J
Solid Mechanics D Microbiology K
Thermodynamics E Zoology L
Polymer Science and Engineering F Food Technology M
Food Technology G

Also Check: GATE 2017: Application form Exam Dates and Eligibility Criteria

How many GATE papers can I apply?


An applicant can apply for only one of 22 papers listed in the GATE INFORMATION BROCHURE or GATE official website. The choice of appropriate paper is the responsibility of the applicants. Some guidelines in this respect are suggested here.

The applicant is expected to appear in a paper appropriate to stream of his/her qualifying degree.

The applicants is, however, free to choose any paper according to his/her admission plan, keeping in mind eligibility criteria of institutions in which he/she wishes to seek admission.

Also Check: GATE Admit Card 2017

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