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The GATE 2024 Cut-Off List has been published after the announcement of the GATE 2024 Result. The seven IITs per rotation administer GATE (Aptitude Graduate Engineering Test). The GATE 2024 cutoff has been published by IISc Bangalore on their official website gate2024.iisc.ac.in simultaneously with the announcement of the results on March 16, 2024. These cutoff marks represent the minimum scores required by candidates to pass the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for each respective paper.

The GATE 2024 examination will be organized by the IITs & IISc, Bangalore, on a rotation basis. GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering): This is a National level Entrance Exam for postgraduate courses who want to enter engineering & Technology.

IIT, Delhi, will organize the GATE 2024 exam. This national-level examination is conducted to obtain admissions into graduate programs (M.Tech / ME) in NIT, IIT, and several major institutions. In this article, we have updated the details on GATE Cut-Off 2024.

GATE 2024 Cut Off – Released

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Important Dates for GATE Cut-Off 2024

EventsDates (Announced)
GATE 2024 Exam3rd, 4th, 10th & 11th February 2024
Release of GATE Cut-Off 2024After the Result 
GATE 2024 ScorecardAfter the Cut Off

GATE Cutoff 2024 Category-Wise

GATE Paper CodeGeneralOBC-NCL/EWSSC/ST/PWD
Aerospace Engineering33.329.922.1
Agricultural Engineering2522.5
Architecture and Planning41.537.327.6
Biomedical Engineering2522.516.6
Biotechnology38.93525.9
Civil Engineering28.325.418.8
Chemical Engineering2522.516.6
Computer Science and Information Technology27.624.818.4
Chemistry25.222.616.7
Data Science and Artificial Intelligence37.133.324.7
Electronics and Communication Engineering2522.5
Electrical Engineering25.723.117.1
Environmental Science and Engineering37.934.125.2
Ecology and Evolution35.832.223.8
Geomatics Engineering41.136.927.4
Geology and Geophysics (Geology)4237.828
Geology and Geophysics (Geophysics)4944.132.6
Instrumentation Engineering32.729.421.8
Mathematics2522.516.6
Mechanical Engineering28.625.719
Mining Engineering2522.516.6
Metallurgical Engineering4136.927.3
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering25.122.516.7
Petroleum Engineering42.638.328.4
Physics3228.821.3
Production and Industrial Engineering30.527.420.3
Statistics26.623.917.7
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science28.125.218.7
Engineering Sciences36.232.524.1
Humanities and Social Sciences (Economics)3733.324.6
Humanities and Social Sciences (English)4843.232
Humanities and Social Sciences (Linguistics)49.744.733.1
Humanities and Social Sciences (Philosophy)39.335.326.1
Humanities and Social Sciences (Psychology)52.747.435.1
Humanities and Social Sciences (Sociology)3632.424
Life Sciences29.326.319.5

GATE Cutoff Mark 2024

Candidates can view the GATE 2024 cutoff on the designated webpage, encompassing various papers such as CS, EC, MA, DA, PH, CH, MN, and others. The cutoff marks are categorized by General, OBC-NCL/EWS, and SC/ST/PWD groups. Below is a summary of the GATE 2024 cutoff for different papers:

GATE Paper CodeQualifying GATE Cutoff Marks
GeneralOBC-NCL/EWSSC/ST/PWD
DA: Data Science and Artificial Intelligence37.133.324.7
MA: Mathematics2522.516.6
MN: Mining Engineering2222.516.6
PH: Physics3228.821.3
CS: Computer Science & Information Technology2824.818.4
EC: Electronics & Communication Engineering2522.516.5
CE: Civil Engineering2825.418.8
EE: Electrical engineering2623.517.6
ME: Mechanical Engineering28.625.719
XE: Engineering Sciences36.232.524.1
XL: Life Science29.326.319.5
CH: Chemical Engineering25.222.616.7

GATE Cutoff 2024

GATE candidates need to recognize that two distinct types of cutoffs are provided for the GATE exam: the Qualifying Cutoff and the Admission Cutoff for the year 2024. Understanding the disparity between these two cutoffs is crucial for aspirants.

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GATE 2024 Qualifying Cutoff vs. GATE 2024 Admission Cutoff: GATE examinees must discern the contrast between the Qualifying Cutoff for GATE 2024 and the Admission Cutoff for GATE 2024. While the Qualifying Cutoff denotes the minimum marks required to pass the GATE exam and obtain the scorecard, the Admission Cutoff is specific to each institution or program and dictates eligibility for admission into those programs.

  • GATE Qualifying Cutoff 2024 refers to the minimum mark necessary for candidates to pass the exam. These cutoff marks vary across all 30 subjects and may differ for candidates belonging to various categories such as IIT and NIT. The conducting institute releases the GATE qualifying cutoff alongside the result declaration.
  • On the other hand, the GATE 2024 Admission Cutoff represents the minimum qualifying mark required for candidates to secure admission to participating institutes. These cutoffs are determined and announced by the respective institutes at the time of admissions.

Factors determining GATE 2024 Cutoff

The final GATE cutoff marks are determined by the exam conducting authority, taking into account several key factors. These factors include:

  • Total number of students who appeared for the GATE exam: The overall number of candidates appearing for the exam influences the competition level, which can impact the cutoff marks.
  • Number of Vacant Seats: The availability of seats in various institutes or programs plays a significant role in setting the cutoff marks. Institutes may adjust their cutoffs based on the number of available seats.
  • Difficulty Level of the Exam: The complexity of the exam questions affects the performance of candidates. If the exam is particularly challenging, the cutoff marks might be lower, and vice versa.

GATE 2024 Opening & Closing Ranks

GATE cutoff marks for admission to IITs (Indian Institutes of Technology) and NITs (National Institutes of Technology) are typically presented in the form of opening and closing ranks. Once the GATE results are declared, both IITs and NITs initiate their MTech admission processes independently. Following the application and interview stages, these institutes release the GATE opening and closing ranks. These ranks signify the range of GATE scores within which candidates are admitted to various MTech programs offered by the respective institutes.

ParticularsGATE 2024 Qualifying CutoffGATE 2024 Admission Cutoff
Published byIt is published by the organizing IIT. The qualifying GATE cutoff 2024 will be published by IISc Bangalore.The GATE 2024 admission cutoff is published by the institutes individually.
Parameters for deciding cutoff– Performance of the candidate in the GATE exam. – Category of the candidates – Previous cutoff trends – Number of applications received for admission – Availability of seats – Category of the candidates– Performance of the candidate in the GATE exam. – Previous cutoff trends – Number of applications received for admission – Availability of seats – Category of the candidates
Whether used for admissionNoYes
Whether subject-specificYesYes

GATE Cut off 2024 (Subject wise)

Mechanical Engineering (ME) Cut Off Click Here
Electrical Engineering (EE) Cut OffClick Here
Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)Click Here
Chemical Engineering (CH)Click Here
Civil EngineeringClick Here

GATE Cut off 2024 (Institute wise)

IITs
IIT Kanpur Cut offIIT Madras Cut-Off
IIT Roorkee cut-offIIT Jodhpur Cut off
IIT Kharagpur Cut offIIT Delhi Cut off
IIT Guwahati Cut offIIT Patna Cut off
IIT Dhanbad Cut offIIT Mandi cut-off
IIT Bombay Cut offIIT Hyderabad Cut off
IIT Indore Cut offIIT Gandhinagar Cut off
IIT BHU cut-off
IIITs
IIIT Gwalior cut-offIIIT Allahabad cut-off
IIITDM Jabalpur Cut offIIITDM Kanchipuram Cut off
NITs
NIT Trichy cut-offNIT Surathkal cut-off
NIT Warangal Cut offNIT Srinagar Cut off
NIT Silchar cut-offNIT Uttarakhand Cut off
NIT Rourkela Cut offNIT Raipur Cut off
NIT Puducherry Cut offNIT Sikkim Cut off
NIT Patna Cut offNIT Nagaland cut-off
NIT Mizoram Cut offNIT Meghalaya Cut off
NIT Manipur Cut offNIT Jamshedpur Cut off
NIT Hamirpur Cut offNIT Goa Cut off
NIT Durgapur Cut offNIT Delhi Cut off
NIT Arunachal Pradesh Cut offNIT Calicut Cut off
NIT Agartala Cut offNIT Kurukshetra Cut off
NIT Jalandhar Cut off
Other Institute 
IISc Bangalore cut-offIIEST Shibpur cut-off
VNIT Nagpur cut-offSVNIT Surat cut-off
SPA Vijayawada Cut offSLIET Longowal Cut off
PEC University Chandigarh Cut offNIFFT Ranchi cut-off
MNNIT Allahabad Cut-offMANIT Bhopal Cut-Off
MNIT Jaipur cut-off

We have compiled the GATE cutoff data for the previous years including 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015. These tables offer insight into the historical trends of GATE cutoff marks, aiding candidates in understanding how the cutoffs have evolved. By analyzing this information, candidates can gain a better understanding of the expected cutoff marks for GATE 2023. Additionally, candidates can also find details regarding the opening and closing ranks for various IITs and NITs.

GATE Cutoff 2023

GATE Paper CodeQualifying Previous Year Cutoff Marks
GeneralOBC-NCL/EWSSC/ST/PWD
Statistics2522.516.6
Physics31.127.920.7
CS32.529.221.6
ECE29.926.919.9
CE26.623.917.7
IN34.831.323.2
Electrical engineering2522.516.6
Mechanical Engineering (ME)28.425.518.9
XE37.934.125.2
CH32.1

GATE Cutoff 2022

GATE Paper 2022GATE Qualifying MarksGeneralOBC-NCL/EWSSC/ST/PwD
CS2522.516.616.6
ECE2522.516.516.5
Biotechnology35.531.923.623.6
Chemical Engineering25.322.716.816.8
Statistics2522.516.616.6
Metallurgical engineering46.241.530.830.8
GATE Maths27.324.518.218.2
Electrical engineering30.727.620.420.4
Textile engineering and fibre science36.834.925.625.6
Mechanical Engineering (ME)28.125.218.718.7
GATE Physics26.523.8
GATE Life Science (Botany/ Zoology)33.930.522.522.5
Ecology and life sciences33.43022.222.2
Agriculture Engineering26.323.617.517.5
GATE Chemistry27.524.718.318.3
Mining Engineering25.522.91717
Chemistry Engineering25.323.717.817.8
Civil Engineering31.428.3
Engineering Sciences (Fluid Mechanics/ Thermodynamics)40.336.226.826.8

GATE Cut Off 2021

GATE Paper CodeHighest ScoreHighest Marks (out of 100)Cut-off Marks (out of 100)
AE10008426.3
AG100061.3325
AR100079.6740.9
BM10006425
BT100075.3330
CE*100095.5629.2
CH100089.6735.1
CS*100087.8126.1
CY99691.3336.2
EC10008225
EE97485.3330.3
ES9668839.6
EY10007835.7
GG (Geology)94572.6738.9
GG (Geophysics)100068.6744.8
IN9337936
MA100068.3329
ME*97993.2233
MN100077.6731
MT92387.6748.5
PE94788.6751.4
PH100069.6732.8
PI93983.6735.7
ST100051.6725
TF94579.6741.8
XE100090.3337
XH-C1 (Economics)100062.6729.4
XH-C2 (English)98677.6741.7
XH-C3 (Linguistics)100065.6735.3
XH-C4 (Philosophy)10007137.9
XH-C5 (Psychology)100077.3348.5
XH-C6 (Sociology)10006634.3
XL98374.3336

GATE Cut Off 2020

Paper NamePaper CodeQualifying Marks GeneralOBC (NCL)SC/ST/PwD
Biomedical EngineeringBM25.022.516.6
Life SciencesXL31.728.521.1
Civil EngineeringCE32.929.621.9
Electrical EngineeringEE33.430.022.2
Computer Science and Information TechnologyCS28.525.619.0
Mechanical EngineeringME34.030.622.6
Petroleum EngineeringPE39.835.826.5
Electronics and Communication EngineeringEC28.825.919.2
Chemical EngineeringCH35.732.123.8
ChemistryCY26.724.017.8
BiotechnologyBT30.727.620.4
Engineering Sciences MinorXE26.023.417.3
Textile Engineering and Fibre ScienceTF37.133.324.7
Aerospace EngineeringAE27.224.418.1
Agricultural EngineeringAG26.323.617.5
Architecture and PlanningAR34.831.323.2
Ecology and EvolutionEY42.237.928.1
GeologyGG38.434.525.6
GeophysicsGG51.946.734.6
Instrumentation EngineeringIN34.631.123.0
MathematicsMA2522.516.6
Mining EngineeringMN32.729.421.8
Metallurgical EngineeringMT49.244.232.8
PhysicsPH37.233.424.8
Production and Industrial EngineeringPI36.632.924.4
StatisticsST2522.516.6

GATE Cut Off 2019

Exam PaperQualifying Marks GeneralOBC (NCL)SC/ST/PwD
Aerospace Engineering (AE)33.530.222.3
Agricultural Engineering (AG)28.325.518.9
Architecture and Planning (AR)4136.927.3
Biotechnology (BT)35.932.323.9
Civil Engineering (CE)28.225.418.8
Chemical Engineering (CH)34.831.323.2
Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)29.526.619.7
Chemistry (CY)3228.821.3
Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)26.72417.8
Electrical Engineering (EE)39.635.626.4
Ecology and Evolution (EY)37.133.424.7
Geology and Geophysics (GG)44.540.129.7
Instrumentation Engineering (IN)31.928.721.3
Mathematics (MA)2522.516.7
Mechanical Engineering (ME)34.130.722.7
Mining Engineering (MN)31.528.421
Life Sciences (XL- P, Q, R, S, T, U)36.73324.5
Metallurgical Engineering (MT)53.548.135.7
Production and Industrial Engineering (PI)32.22921.5
Physics (PH)25.222.716.8
Engineering Sciences (XE- A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H)26.72417.8
Petroleum Engineering (PE)49.944.933.3
Statistics (ST)32.529.221.7
Textile Engineering and Fibre Science (TF)40.136.126.7

GATE Cut Off 2018

StreamGENOBCSC/ST/PWD
EC2522.5016.60
CS2522.5016.60
ME34.7031.2023.10
INTBATBATBA
EE29.126.119.4
CH37.834.025.1
CE26.9024.2017.90

GATE Cut Off 2017

StreamGENOBCSC/ST/PWD
EC2522.5016.60
CS2522.5016.60
ME32.7029.4021.80
EE25.2022.6016.70
IN34.6031.1023
CE28.7025.8019.10
CH44.3339.8029.50
BT38.903525.90

Previous Year GATE Cutoff for IITs

Below is the GATE cutoff for various IITs in the country, including courses such as Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering (EE), Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), Civil Engineering, and others. Candidates can consult the table to access the GATE cutoff for IITs categorized by different categories.

GATE cutoff for IIT Bombay

DisciplineM.Tech ProgrammeGenOBC-NCSC/ST
CS- Computer ScienceComputer Science and Engineering750675500
ME- Mechanical EngineeringThermal & Fluids Engineering400
Design Engineering600540
Manufacturing Engineering
EE- Electrical EngineeringCommunication Engineering510459340
Control & Computing
Power Electronics & Power Systems
Microelectronics
CE- Civil engineeringTransportation Systems Engineering550495367
Geotechnical Engineering550495367
Water Resources Engineering500450333
Structural Engineering600540400
Ocean Engineering500450333

GATE Cut off for IIT Delhi

DisciplineM.Tech ProgrammeCourse CodeGATE Paper/OtherGenOBCSCSTPwD
ME- Mechanical EngineeringMechanical DesignMEMME725650500300300
Industrial EngineeringMEEME725650500300300
Production EngineeringMEPME725650500300300
Thermal EngineeringMETME725650500300300
CS- Computer ScienceComputer TechnologyEETIT/CS/EC/Other745672500425400
Computer Sc. & EnggMCSDirect Admission900900900900900
Interview Shortlisting790710
Shortlisting60.0/6.75820735550550
Interview Shortlisting55/6.25600600
Chemical EngineeringChemical EngineeringCHEDirect Admission650615525440525
Interview Shortlisting540450375300375
Civil EngineeringConstruction Engg. & MgmtCETCE770700600320320
AR780650425339300
Structural EngineeringCESCE820780635495495
Water Resources Engg.CEWCE675650475454400
AG650650475454400
Transportation Engg.CEPCE709624500315400
AR600550500450300
ME730752539500350
Electrical EngineeringCommunications Engg.EEEEE/EC/IN770720540440440
Power Electronics, Electrical Machines & DrivesEEPEE770700610590590
Others850850800800800
Power SystemsEESEE750640555475380
Others950900850850850

GATE Cut off for IIT Kanpur

DisciplineM.Tech ProgrammesGenOBCSCSTPwD
Mechanical EngineeringMechanical833791663482
Computer Sc. & Engg.Computer Science721349480480480
Electrical Engg.Microelectronics, VLSI & Display Technology853796632556
Power & Control769706560452
Signal Processing811754562487
Communication & Networks
RF, Microwaves & Photonics769714521374
Control & Automation799739565512
Civil Engg.Hydraulics & Water Resources608553488277
Structural Engineering561542380280
Geo-Informatics570535407298
Transportation700640520365
Geo-Technical620590415335

GATE Cutoff for IIT Kharagpur

DisciplineCourseOpening ScoresClosing ScoresGENOBCSCSTPwD
Civil EngineeringCE1751677696605511348333
CE2788710718526
CE3755685707611518360
CE4795707725669386
CE5847740759751585410
Chemical EngineeringCH597518509448361204
Electronics & Communication Engg.EC2867820659628
EC3796737745652487355
EC4827746773702503416
EC5817742761682491
Electrical EngineeringEE1858784727648
EE2832802769741532446438
EE3832790772730547
EE4824687739533487
Mechanical EngineeringME1844780788727564455
ME2854792794734
ME3859795820731574446

GATE Cutoff for IIT Guwahati

DisciplineM.Tech ProgrammesGATE PaperGATE Score out of 1000GENOBC – NCSCST
Mechanical Engineering (ME)Machine DesignME753715525298
Fluids and Thermal Engineering713623510289
Computer Assisted ManufacturingME or PI546401340
Computational MechanicsME / AE503379
Aerodynamics and Propulsion625503427
Computer Science EngineeringComputer Science and EngineeringCS768654520448
Theoretical Computer ScienceCS/ MA563342
Electronics and Electrical Engineering (EEE)VLSIEC/EE728638515338
Signal Processing672582438295
Communication Engineering662559461522
Power and ControlEE/IN726629489
RF and PhotonicsEC/EE617565292
Civil EngineeringStructural EngineeringCE685624518391
Geotechnical EngineeringCE671581488435
Transportation Systems EngineeringCE670578486382

GATE Cutoff for IIT Roorkee

DisciplineGENOBCSCSTPD
Chemical Engineering40.1636.5427.3129.7230.52
Civil Engineering43.6439.5429.4629.8330.22
Electrical Engineering5852.2339.0240.26
Electronics & Comm. Engg.28.9926.2119.5923.120.46
Computer Science & Engg.57.2351.6238.5139.342.2
Mechanical & Industrial Engg65.1358.8643.8343.8344.71

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What is the GATE exam?

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national-level examination conducted in India for admission to postgraduate programs in various engineering and science disciplines at prestigious institutions like IITs, NITs, and other participating institutes.

When is the GATE exam usually conducted?

The GATE exam is typically conducted in February every year by one of the IITs or IISc Bangalore.

How is the GATE exam structured?

The GATE exam consists of multiple-choice questions and numerical answer-type questions. The exam duration is three hours, and it assesses candidates’ understanding of undergraduate subjects in engineering and science.

Who is eligible to appear for the GATE exam?

Candidates who have completed or are in the final year of their Bachelor’s degree in engineering, technology, architecture, or science are eligible to take the GATE exam.

What is the validity period of the GATE score?

The GATE score is valid for three years from the date of announcement of the results.

How is the GATE score calculated?

The GATE score is calculated based on the candidate’s performance in the exam. The score is normalized to account for variations in difficulty levels across different sessions.

What are the benefits of qualifying the GATE exam?

Qualifying the GATE exam opens up opportunities for candidates to pursue higher education, including Master’s and doctoral programs, in prestigious institutions. It also serves as a benchmark for recruitment in various public and private sector organizations.

Can international students apply for the GATE exam?

Yes, international students can also apply for the GATE exam. However, they must satisfy the eligibility criteria specified by the conducting authority.

How can candidates prepare effectively for the GATE exam?

Effective preparation for the GATE exam involves understanding the exam pattern, studying from standard textbooks, solving previous year question papers, and taking mock tests to assess one’s preparation level.

What are the top institutes that accept GATE scores for admissions?

Some of the top institutes that accept GATE scores for admissions include the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and various other premier technical institutions across India.

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