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GATE Cut off Marks 2021

GATE Cut off Marks 2021- GATE Exam Cutoff List, Expected GATE Cut off for PSU, GATE 2021 Cut off marks for Civil, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Bombay GATE Cut off Marks for SC Category/Students

Hello Guys, Good News for Students who are appearing in the “Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2021”. The Indian Institutes of Technical Bombay is conducting GATE 2021 and the test is scheduled on 6th, Sunday 7th, Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th February 2021. After examination, all candidates will search IIT Bombay GATE Exam Marks/ Scorecard and All India Rank (AIR) at

Every year, the Indian Institutes of Technologies conduct the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2021. Qualified students will able for admission into M.Tech and M.Sc Programmes in Engineering, Technology, and Architecture fields. Many students enrolled with this entrance Exam and now they are searching GATE Cut off Marks 2021.

Along with IIT Delhi GATE 2021 Cut off, they can check All India Rank (GATE Rank List). Based on the GATE Score Card, shortlisted will be called for Counselling. Therefore first students check GATE Cut off List for Civil/Mechanical Paper and Minimum Cut off Marks for SC Category.

Latest Update- Indian Insitute of Technology Bombay has released GATE 2021 Qualifying Marks and Topper List. Aspirants may check GATE Cut off subject-wise from here. The GATE Scorecard is available for eligible aspirants. 


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GATE Cut off Marks 2021- IIT Delhi GATE Exam Cut off List for GEN/OBC/SC/ST

This year Indian Institutes of Technology, Delhi is conducting the “GATE 2021”. The GATE Entrance Exam was held by IIT Bombay from 5th to 14th February 2021. There are 27 Papers conducted in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2021. In GATE Question Papers, 65 questions were asked for a total of 100 Marks.

In all the papers, there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks, out of which 10 questions carrying a total of 15 marks will be on General Aptitude (GA), which is intended to test the Language and Analytical Skills.

Aspirants have to obtain GATE minimum Cut off Marks from their respective papers. If they secure GATE 2021 Cut off then the board will call then for GATE Counselling Process as per their All India Rank (AIR). Therefore along with Cut off they must check GATE Rank List.

GATE 2021 Details

Department Name Indian Institutes of Technology, Delhi
Exam Name Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2021
Test Type National Level Entrance Exam
Mode of Exam Online Computer Based Test
Admission for Courses M.Tech and M.Sc programmes in Engineering, Technology and Architecture fields
Question Paper 25
Question Type There will be two question types:

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

GATE Exam Dates 6th February 2021

7th February 2021

12th February 2021

13th February 2021

14th February 2021

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

IIT Delhi GATE Cut off 2021 Subject wise

The GATE 2021 Cut off is minimum marks that s students must obtain to qualify the exam. The Board has decided Cut off Marks category wise for General/OBC/SC/ST. In this section, students must check the Expected GATE Cut off for SC Students. There are various factors based on Board will prepare GATE Cut off list subject wise. We want to tell that there are various Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs). It actively recruits students with valid GATE Results.

GATE Cut off for PSUs will be different and will be issued separately for each participating PSUs. GATE qualified candidates will also be eligible for Government offered scholarships, stipends and allowances.

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Expected GATE Exam Cut off

In this section we are providing the GATE Expected Cut off marks with GATE Scorecard. The qualifying cut off marks for the previous year are followings

Branch General OBC SC/ ST/ PH
Computer Science (CS) 25.00 22.50 16.60
Civil Engineering (CE) 26.90 24.20 17.9
Electrical Engineering (EE) 29.1 26.1 19.4 
Mechanical Engineering (ME) 34.7 31.2 23.1
Electronics and Communication (EC) 25.0 22.5 16.6
Production Engineering (PI) 32.0 28.8 21.3
Instrumentation Engineering (IN) 37.0 33.8 24.7
Aerospace Engineering (AE) 25 22.5 16.6
Chemical Engineering (CH) 37.8 34 25.1
Chemistry (CY) 25.4 22.8 16.9
Physics (PH) 29.0 26.1 19.3
Geology and Geophysics (GG) 32.4 29.1 21.5
Biotechnology (BT) 27.9 25.1  18.5
Life Science 29.9 26.9 19.9AR
Architectural Engineering (AR) 43.9 39.5 29.2
Agricultural Engineering (AG) 25.0 22.5 16.6
Maths (MA) 29.4 26.4 19.5
Petroleum Engineering (PE) 39.8 35.8 26.5

GATE 2021marking Scheme

Students check the GATE Marking Scheme and Distribution of Marks and Questions. We already discussed that the GATE was conducted for 25 Papers. Now we will check the Marking scheme paper wise.

General Aptitude (GA) Questions- In all papers, GA questions carry a total of 15 marks. The GA section includes 5 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 5 marks) and 5 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 10 marks).

Question Papers other than GG, XE and XL- These papers would contain 25 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks) and 30 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 60 marks) consisting of both the MCQ and NAT Questions.

GG (Geology and Geophysics) Paper- Apart from the General Aptitude (GA) section, the GG question paper consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Part A consists of 25 questions carrying 1-mark each (sub-total 25 marks and some of these may be numerical answer type questions). Either section of Part B (Section 1 and Section 2) consists of 30 questions carrying 2-marks each (sub-total 60 marks and some of these may be numerical answer type questions).

XE Paper (Engineering Sciences)-

GA – General Aptitude carrying a total of 15 marks.

Section A– Engineering Mathematics (Compulsory): This section contains 11 questions carrying a total of 15 marks:

Any two of XE Sections B to H: Each of the optional sections of the XE paper (Sections B through H) contains 22

questions carrying a total of 35 marks:

GATE Scorecard 2021

The IID Delhi will declare GATE Result on 16th March 2021 and students can grab Result on the GOAPs website. GATE Score is valid for 3 years from the date of declaration of the GATE Result. After the declaration of results, the qualified candidates can download their GATE 2021 Scorecards. The GATE Scorecard can be downloaded on 22nd march 2021 from the GOAPS portal. The following details are available on GATE Score Card-

  • Name of Candidate
  • Roll Number
  • Paper Name and Code
  • Marks out of 100
  • GATE Cutoff (Qualifying Marks) for respective paper
  • Qualified students will also have GATE Rank List (AIR)

Note- If a student wishes to receive a soft copy of the Scorecard after 30 May 2021, they will have to make a payment of Rs 500/- through GOAPs.

How to Normalize & Calculate GATE Score 2021

Before checking GATE Cut off Marks 2021, aspirants should check normalization and Calculation of GATE Score. There are various factors and especially the difficulty level of the exam. GATE Score Normalization is based on the assumption that in a multi-session exam, the abilities of the candidates are equally distributed across all the sessions.

How to Check GATE Result 2021

It must be notated that GATE Result will be declared on 22nd March 2021. Therefore aspirants also check GATE Cut off Marks 2021 along with Result. Students will able to check GATE Result through online mode. They have to log in using Registration Number and password (Date of birth).

  • First of all students visit the official website i.e.
  • Find the Result for GATE 2021
  • A result page will open with useful details about candidates like Name, Roll number, GATE Cut off Marks, Rank etc.
  • After some days, students will able to download the GATE Score Card.
  • Check the relevant details and click on the download button
  • Save the GATE Result for further use.

Important Links

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In this whole article, we tried to provide full details about how we can check GATE Result and what minimum qualifying mark for GATE 2021. Students may also check the method of normalization GATE Score Card. Category wise GATE Cut off Marks 2021 is available here.

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