GATE COAP 2021: Registration (Started), Dates, Eligibility, Admission Procedure


GATE COAP 2021 Online Registration has been started now. The fourth round of allocations due to COAP is acknowledged through the entrant’s access in June. Contenders who have opted for M.Tech at several IITs can enroll for GATE COAP 2021 from April to June. The IITs have initiated the GATE Common Offer Acceptance Portal known as COAP from 2017 to simplify students who have registered for the M.Tech admissions at the IITs.

As candidates must apply for the respective IITs, the admission proffers will frequently be accessible through GATE COAP. In the recent course, all M.Tech applicants must register for GATE COAP by their GATE scores after applying to the IITs of their choice.

After receipt of the admission proffers from the contributing IITs, contenders must authorize the admission scheme of the IIT which they pick to agree to take through GATE COAP 2021.  Candidates may take in that GATE COAP 2021 is not an M.Tech Application gateway.

GATE COAP 2021 Notification – Registration Started

New GATE COAP 2021 Registration has been started now. Click Here to Register.

New GATE COAP 2021 Round 3 Admission Offers have been Available on 11th June 2021. Click Here to Check through login.

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Important Dates of GATE COAP 2021

Details Dates (Announced)
COAP Registration 26th March to June 2021
COAP Round Details The time frame to make the decision
Round-1 28th – 30th May 2021
Round-2 4th – 6th June 2021
Round-3 11th – 13th June 2021
Round-4 18th – 20th June 2021
Round-5 25th – 27th June 2021
Additional Rounds A, B, C, and D are independent rounds and each one is treated like a Decisive Round.
Round A 2nd – 4th July 2021
Round B 9th – 11th July 2021
Round C 16th – 18th July 2021
Round D 23rd – 25th July 2021
Round E 30th July – 1st August 2021

Tentative Schedule of Main Rounds of offers

Round No

Time window for viewing of offers and decision making by the candidates

Available Options

Accept & Freeze

Retain & Wait

Reject & Wait

Round 1

May 28 – 30, 2021

Yes

Yes

Yes

Round 2

June 04 – 06, 2021

Yes

Yes

Yes

Round 3

June 11 – 13, 2021

Yes

Yes/ No*

Yes

Round 4

June 18 – 20, 2021

Yes

Yes/ No*

Yes

Round 5

June 25 – 27, 2021

Yes

No

Yes

Round 1-4 of main rounds, Candidates have all the three options to select. However, candidates will not be able to choose Retain & Wait for more than twice on a specific offer.
* No, if you have already used Retain & Wait on the same offer twice. The same offer refers to the program “XYZ” of a particular Institute “ABC”.
Round 5 is a Decisive Round, therefore the candidates will have only ‘Accept and Freeze’ and ‘Reject’ options to select.
Tentative Schedule of additional rounds

Round No

Time window for viewing of offers and decision making by the candidates

Available Options

Accept & Freeze

Retain & Wait

Reject

Round – A

July 02 – 04, 2021

Yes

No

Yes

Round – B

July 09 – 11, 2021

Yes

No

Yes

Round – C

July 16 – 18, 2021

Yes

No

Yes

Round – D

July 23 – 25, 2021

Yes

No

Yes

Round – E

July 30 – August 01, 2021

Yes

No

Yes*

Additional Rounds A, B, C, D, and E are independent rounds and each one is treated like a Decisive Round. That is, the candidates will have only ‘Accept and Freeze’ and ‘Reject’ options in these rounds.
The working flowchart of the options can be seen in the following link.
Few more Additional/ Spot Rounds may be announced in due course if any vacant seats exist.

GATE COAP 2021 Participating Institutes

The list of participating IITs in GATE COAP 2021 will be proclaimed via IIT Bombay which is co-ordinating COAP. There remain 21 IITs in the list which is agreed below for the suggestion of the candidates.

 List of Participating IITs

What is COAP


GATE COAP Eligibility Criteria 2021

  • Entrants have to be Indian Citizens.
  • The contender must have qualified in GATE 2018 or 2019 or 2021. They will be required to produce a scorecard of GATE 2021/2019/2018.
  • They have got to get to know the detailed eligibility norms of the IITs where they have opted for M.Tech admissions.
  • Contenders who have done their B.Tech from an IIT with a minimum of 8.0 CGPA and above will be suitable for straight admissions and should not register at GATE COAP.
  • Other contenders from IITs with under 8 CGPA must have seemed for GATE and joined the IITs before applying to COAP.
  • Contenders who have over one binding GATE score are counseled to apply with the highest GATE score.
  • But during registration contenders must contain all other GATE scores uncertainty any of the last three years. Failing to do so will bring about ineligibility.

GATE COAP 2021 Registration Procedure

Registration at COAP: Contenders must submit their Name, GATE Registration number, GATE score, Date of birth, Email ID, Mobile number.

Entrants will be referred to an Email/SMS after registration which they must use to legalize and use the given login ID to access the GATE COAP 2021 gateway. The SMS will encompass the details of the password. It will be essential to enter in additional GATE scores if any. Afterward, they must defer to the details.

After positive registration, contenders will be equal to retrieve information on suggestions made from the IITs where they have joined.

All proffers are provided and labeled with the COAP registration number which is similar to the GATE registration number lacking subject code.

Admission Offers through GATE COAP 2021

The primary set of proffers will be from May 2021. Contenders will be enlightened via Email/SMS. The proposals will also be shown on the online gateway.

Options after an admission offer are made through GATE COAP 2021

Accept and Freeze:

Once contenders are keen to accept the offer suggested will be counted for elevation to higher first choices in the subsequent rounds. Such candidates must choose this option and go to a particular IIT Admission Portal to approve their admission.

Retain and Wait:

This option is for candidates who are receiving one of the current offers but will be contemplated for advancement to their higher preferences, if any, in the subsequent round of proposals. Contenders selecting this choice will not be considered for any rejected suggestions in the current series.

Reject and Wait:

Applicants ought to choose this choice if they are not enthusiastic to take any of the offers. Such contenders are given thought for other advanced preferences, if any, in the succeeding round (s) of admission proffered by any IIT.

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