GATE 2021 Exam Paper Pattern
|Gate Exam | Paper Pattern for Gate 2021|
|Exam Duration||3 hours (180 minutes)|
|Number of Questions||
65 No. of Questions
There will be two question types:
|Number of sections||GATE 2021 question paper will comprise of total 3 sections except for AR, CY, GG, EY, XL, PH and MA papers :
General Aptitude Engineering Mathematics (for XL papers it is Chemistry) Subject – Specific section
|General Aptitude Section||
The GATE paper will also consist of a compulsory General Aptitude (GA) section constituting of 10 questions.
Therefore, the total marks for this section will be 15 marks.
|Marking Scheme||MCQs carrying 1 mark each– 1/3 mark will be cut for every wrong answer.
MCQs carrying 2 marks – 2/3 mark will be cut for every incorrect response.
* There is no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions