GATE 2015 Exam Pattern – Marking Scheme | Question Paper design

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The Indian Institute of Technology and Science. IITs GATE 2015 Pattern of Exam. The IITs has recently uploaded a notification of GATE 2015 Examination. All the candidates who are completed Graduation and interested to Apply for GATE exam they can eligible to apply GATE application form 2015. The Indian Institute of Technology and Science is going to conduct the Graduate Aptitude test Engineering Examination in the month of January 31st 2015 and 1st, 7th, 8th and 14th February 2015. Now All candidates who are already applied for this exam they can download their admit cards from 17th December 2015. All he applicants who are already applied for this GATE exam 2015 they must need to know the exam pattern to prepare them self for exam.

In this page we are providing the some related information for candidates which consist different subjects that are briefly describe below. This year the GATE Exam should be computer based test such as online test. It consist 65 objective type questions and it contains 100 Marks. The organization was changed some exam pattern in this year. This exam will be conducted daily two times Morning time and Afternoon. Morning exam batch (ECE,EEE,ME) will starts from 09:00 am to 12:00 pm and Afternoon exam batch (CSE,CE,CH) will be starts from 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm. If you want know more about this GATE 2015 Exam Pattern  check related terms which is given below.

GATE 2015 Paper Pattern

The GATE Examination formation of a single paper of 3-hour duration, in which there will be a total of 65 questions carrying 100 marks.

Section Questions (total 65) Marking Scheme
General Aptitude 15% Marks Five 1 mark questions Five 2 mark questions
Engineering Maths 15% Marks 25- 1 mark questions 30 – 2 mark questions
Subject of Paper 70% Marks

For 1-mark multiple-choice questions, 1/3 marks will be deducted for any wrong answer. Likewise, for 2-mark multiple-choice questions, 2/3 marks will be deducted for any wrong answer. There is no negative marking for numerical answer type questions.

Question Types:

The Multiple Choice Questions carrying 1 or 2 marks each in all papers and sections. These questions are objective type, and each will have a option of four answers, choose the correct answer.

Their are Some Numerical Answer Questions of 1 or 2 marks each in all papers and sections. For numerical answer questions, these questions are not objective type. Candidates have to enter the correct answer using a virtual keypad.

The questions paper will designed through  following abilities :

Review :

These are focused around certainties, standards, equation or laws of the control of the paper. The competitor is relied upon to have the capacity to acquire the answer either from his/her memory of the subject or at most from an one-line calculation.


These inquiries will test the competitor’s understanding of the essentials of his/her field, by obliging him/her to make basic inferences from crucial plans.


In these inquiries, the competitor is relied upon to apply his/her insight either through calculation or by intelligent thinking.

Analysis and Synthesis:

In these questions, the applicants is introduced with information, outlines, pictures and so on that oblige examination before an inquiry might be replied. A Synthesis question may require the hopeful to think about two or more bits of data. Addresses in this classification could, for instance, include competitors in perceiving implicit suppositions, or differentiating valuable data from unessential data.

Detail About Online pattern of GATE 2015

The examination for all the papers will be carried out in an Online Computer Based Test (CBT) mode where the candidates will be shown the question s in a random sequence on a computer screen. The candidates are required to either select the answer (for MCQ type) or enter the answer for numerical answer type question using a mouse on a virtual keyboard (keyboard of the computer will be disabled.

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