GITAM GAT 2020 – The counselling process has been started from May 30. Candidates who have shortlisted in GITAM GAT can be participate in the counselling. Earlier, the result has been announced on May 26, 2020. Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management has conducted the GITAM GAT 2020 in 3 phases as a proctored exam from home (online home test). The first phase was conducted from April 26 to 30, the second phase was conducted from May 2 to 6 and third phase was conducted from May 20 to 23. The examination is conducted for candidates willing to pursue B.tech after 10+2.
Along with GITAM GAT, the admission process will also be held on the basis of TS EAMCET, AP EAMCET and JEE Main. In order to apply for the examination, or details about dates, admit card, eligibility, pattern, result and other processes of GITAM GAT 2020 read the complete article below.
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GITAM GAT 2020 – Overview
|Exam Name||GITAM Admission Test|
|Exam Level||University Level|
|Conducting Body||Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management|
|Commonly known as||GITAM GAT|
|Programmes covered||Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)|
|Exam Duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Types of Question||Multiple Choice questions (MCQs)|
|Admission based on||GITAM GAT/ TS EAMCET/ AP EAMCET/ JEE Main|
GITAM GAT 2020 Important Dates
The process for admission to the undergraduate programmes by GITAM starts with filling out the application. To remain aware of all the deadlines with respect to GITAM GAT candidates must keep track of the timeline. The important dates for GITAM GAT 2020 are mentioned below:
GITAM GAT Important Dates 2020
|Availability of online application forms||November 20, 2019|
|Last date for submission of application forms||May 20, 2020 (for third phase)|
|Online slot booking for GITAM GAT 2020|
|Download of GITAM hall tickets|
|GITAM GAT 2020||April 26 to 30, 2020 (1st Phase)|
May 2 to 6 , 2020 (2nd Phase)
May 20 to 23, 2020 (3rd Phase)
|Result Declaration||May 26, 2020|
|Counselling of GITAM GAT 2020||May 30, 2020|
GITAM GAT Campuses offering B.Tech Admission
Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management has three campuses in India. Candidates appearing for GITAM GAT will have an opportunity to get admission in any of the campuses of GITAM. All the campuses accept the GAT score for admission of the candidates into UG level engineering admission. Three campuses of Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management are as follows:
- GITAM, Visakhapatnam
- GITAM, Hyderabad
- GITAM, Bengaluru
Offered B.Tech Courses by GITAM University
|4||Computer Science Engineering|
|5||Electrical & Electronics Engineering|
|6||Electronics & Communication Engineering|
|7||Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering|
GITAM GAT Eligibility Criteria 2020
In order to be a part of the undergraduate programme offered through GITAM GAT 2020, a candidate must be sure if he/she is eligible for the same. The eligibility criteria of GITAM GAT 2020 listed out for the exam is mentioned below.
- A candidate must have scored a minimum of 60% in Class 12th in the subjects Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry from a recognized central / state board or its equivalent.
- If a candidate will appear for class 12th exam in the year 2020 then he/ she will also be eligible for the exam.
GITAM GAT Application Form 2020
The application form for GITAM GAT 2020 was available in both online and offline mode for candidates. The steps to apply are given below for both the modes.
Steps to fill the GITAM GAT 2020 online application form – In order to fill the application form online follow the four steps listed below:
- Fill the application form
- Upload photograph and signature
- Make payment
Steps to fill offline application form of GITAM GAT 2020 – The steps to apply through offline mode is elaborated below:
- In order to apply through offline mode also candidates need to fill in the application form online
- After filling the application form online, take a print out of the same.
- Next, candidates will have to provide Demand Draft for the application fee.
- Send the application form along with the Demand Draft via Registered post, Speed Post, Courier to the following address: DIRECTOR-ADMISSIONS, GITAM Deemed to be UNIVERSITY, GANDHINAGAR CAMPUS, RUSHIKONDA, VISAKHAPATNAM–530045, ANDHRA PRADESH, INDIA
GITAM GAT Application Fee 2020
In order to complete the application form process be it through online mode or offline mode, candidates will be required to pay the examination fee.
GITAM GAT 2020 Application Fee
|Online application fee||Rs. 800|
|Offline application fee||Rs. 800 + Rs. 150 towards application request fee|
Mode of payment: Candidates can pay the application fee for GITAM in any of the following modes:
Mode of application fee payment
|Online modes||Offline mode|
|Net Banking||Demand Draft|
Candidates must note that the application fee for GITAM GAT will be non refundable in nature, thus pay the application fee after checking the eligibility and reviewing the application form.
GITAM GAT Exam Centres 2020
GITAM GAT 2020 was to be conducted in 50 cities all over the country but now due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic situation, the test is being conducted from home in online mode. However, while filling the application, the candidates had to select their preferred exam centre. Find below the list of some of the examination cities where GAT will be conducted:
List of Exam Centres
GITAM GAT 2020 Slot Booking
The authority did not commence slot booking as the GITAM GAT 2020 is being conducted from home only. As the GITAM GAT 2020 was to be conducted in different shifts and centres, therefore, candidates were supposed to book their slots which were provided on a first come first serve basis.
In order to book the slot candidates were required to visit the official website of GITAM, before the last date of slot booking. In case a candidate forgets to book the slot he/she will be provided with a slot by the institution which may not be as appropriate to them, therefore it is recommended for them to book the desired slots by themselves.
GITAM GAT Admit Card 2020
The authority is not releasing the hall ticket this time as the test is being conducted from home only. Candidates will not be sent admit cards via post under any circumstances. The GITAM GAT 2020 admit card is one of the most important identification proof that is to be carried by every candidate to the centre. The admit card must contain details that are mentioned below:
- Exam centre details
- Name of the candidate
- Date and time of examination
- Photograph of the candidate
GITAM GAT Exam Pattern 2020
In order to take the examination, a candidate must know the examination pattern and marking scheme of the examination. The exam pattern for GITAM GAT 2020 is mentioned below:
- Duration: 2 hours (120 minutes)
- Exam Mode – Computer based Test (CBT)
- Number of questions: 100
- Maximum marks: 200
- Type of questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) OR Objective Type
- Marking Scheme: Each question has 4 options of which one is correct for each correct answer 2 marks, no negative marking. The unanswered questions will get zero marks.
The section-wise distribution of the exam is given in the table below:
Section-wise Distribution of Questions and Marks
|Subject and section||Total No. of question||Marks|
|Section A- Mathematics/Biology||40||80|
|Section B- Physics||30||60|
|Section C- Chemistry||30||60|
GITAM GAT 2020 Syllabus
The GAT examination is divided into three sections, that are to be covered by the candidate for qualifying the examination. These three sections are Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates can check some of the topics of GITAM GAT syllabus 2020 here:
|1||Units & Dimensions|
|2||Elements of Vectors|
|4||Work, Power and Energy|
|5||Center of Mass, etc.|
|4||Classification Of Elements And Periodicity Of Properties|
|5||Hydrogen And Its Compounds, etc.|
|1||Sets, Relations and Functions|
|3||Mathematical Reasoning, etc.|
GITAM GAT Result 2020
The examination authority has released the scorecard and marks of candidates on May 26. Candidates can check the GITAM GAT 2020 result at gitam.edu. The result prepared will be on the basis of marking scheme and exam pattern that is already mentioned by them.
All those candidates who will qualify the examination will then be called for the next process of admission.
GITAM GAT Counselling 2020
After the release of the result, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management initiates the GITAM GAT 2020 counselling for the qualified candidates. As the initial step of the GAT counselling candidate is required to download the counselling call letter. Candidates need to fill the choice of courses and lock the same. The printed copy of the counselling call letter is to be bought at the reporting centre as per the schedule.
Candidates are required to pay the requisite fee for counselling for admission in GITAM. On the day of the counselling, the documents of the candidates are verified by the officials. Candidates found ineligible get their candidature rejected irrespective of their score in GAT 2020. Candidates need to bring original copies of all the required documents and two photocopies of the same. Also, four passport size photographs must be bought on the counselling day.
GITAM Fee Structure
Candidates need to pay the fee for the final admission in the Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management. Once the seat is allotted to the candidate, they must pay the admission fee to get the admission letter generated. The GITAM GAT fee structure is as follows:
GITAM Fee Structure (expected)
|Particulars||B.Tech Programme (Aerospace Engineering)||B.Tech Programme|
|Duration||4 Years||4 Years|
Scholarships at GITAM
The Candidates appearing for GAT 2020 must know that GITAM provides scholarships to the selected candidates. The scholarship scheme of GITAM is as per the performance of an individual candidates and is elaborated below in the table.
|GAT Ranks||JEE Main ranks||AP and TS EAMCET Ranks||Fee Concessions|
GITAM GAT 2020 FAQs
Ques. Is the application form available online?
Ans: The application form for GAT is available online, however, it can be submitted offline through the post.
Ques Can we take the examination in offline mode?
Ans: NO, the examination is only conducted in online mode by the institution.
Ques Is slot booking mandatory?
Ans: No, in case you forget to book your slot the examination conducting body will automatically book a slot for you.
Ques What is the marking scheme for GAT?
Ans: The candidates will be awarded 4 marks for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Ques What is the time duration of GAT 2020 examination?
Ans: The examination will be of two hours.
Ques What is the official website of GITAM GAT?
Ans: The official website is gat.gitam.edu
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